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Professor Ben Jacobsen says stamp duty replacement bad for Scottish housing market

31 October 2014

A University of Edinburgh Business School academic has warned the Scottish Government’s replacement for stamp duty could be seriously detrimental to Scotland’s housing market. Speaking at The Scotsman’s latest conference this week, Professor Ben Jacobsen said the new land and buildings transaction tax (LBTT) would not only hit wealthier homeowners, but would have knock-on implications […]

Cyber defence talent shortage risks businesses resilience

23 October 2014

Sandeep Jadav, Director of Cybercrime Investigations at professional services firm, EY, discusses why businesses need to change their approach to cyber-attacks.

Business School climbs ten places in Economist’s top 100 MBA global rankings

10 October 2014

University of Edinburgh Business School’s MBA programme has climbed ten places in The Economist’s latest top 100 global ranking.


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Stamp duty replacement "very, very bad tax" warns Prof. Ben Jacobsen in today's @TheScotsman http://t.co/1juNwpFs1p

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The squirrels were out playing yesterday in George square gardens. http://t.co/JCtM1pMkI2

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Check out #scotwealth this morning to join the conversation about wealth management in Scotland @ScotsmanDebate

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RT @ScotsmanDebate: Professor Ben Jacobsen @uoebusiness talking now #ScotWealth http://t.co/54Ajzsy0I9

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RT @ScotsmanDebate: Prof Ben Jacobsen warns a new Euro crisis could seriously damage the global economy #ScotWealth

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