The latest news and insights from the University of Edinburgh Business School.
23 April 2015
Academics at University of Edinburgh Business School have launched a new survey, to explore political engagement on Facebook in the run-up to the 2015 UK general election.Continue reading
16 April 2015
In our latest #edtalks video, journalist, novelist and former parliamentarian Chris Mullin shares his observations on leadership from a lifetime in politics. Watch the video and download the full podcast.
Insight | Appeal of age of no retirement is over-stated: most of us would rather spend time with family
01 April 2015
Wendy Loretto, Professor of Organisational Studies at the Business School discusses her ongoing research into working in later life, and argues the idea of ‘phased retirement’ has little appeal…
26 March 2015
Business School Chair in Accounting, Governance & Social Innovation, Professor Paolo Quattrone, says Jesuit accounting was often superior to the contemporary discipline.
17 March 2015
The financial crisis has created an opportunity for management accountants to add real value to governance and decision making, according to a former president of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA).
06 March 2015
Lord Bilimoria, founder and chairman of global brand Cobra Beer. Watch the latest #edtalk video and download the full podcast.
26 February 2015
Professor Brad McKay says voters deserve a more intelligent and informed debate on the different paths to creating a fairer society…
23 February 2015
Social enterprises have a crucial role to play in rebuilding countries after conflict, according to a pre-eminent Rwandan entrepreneur and former genocide refugee.
16 February 2015
The London Stock Exchange’s (LSE) opening call auction may need to be rethought after research finds it regularly fails to set efficient prices for more than 80% of FTSE 100.
Insight | European Central Bank bond-buying programme: A good start, but not a panacea for Eurozone’s woes
23 January 2015
Mario Draghi’s €60 billion a month ‘shot in the arm’ should work, but it will take time to take effect and may not have as much impact as the ECB hopes, says University of Edinburgh Business School’s Professor Jonathan Crook.