The latest news and insights from the University of Edinburgh Business School.

20 April 2017

Insight | Our tax system is broken and it’s costing us billions

Professor Francis Greene argues a fundamental rethink of tax is needed to reflect the modern nature of work.

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📅05 April 2017

MSc students get hands-on with Dixons Carphone digital challenge

Students have been competing to develop new digital marketing and customer experience ideas, as part of a School tie-up with the electrical and telecommunications retailer.

📅27 March 2017

Facebook followers won’t share it if it isn’t ‘PG’

Dr Ben Marder’s latest research suggests it’s not a brand’s social audience they have to please, it’s their followers’ parents.

📅21 March 2017

Insight | Practical history lessons for financial markets

In our drive to distill finance into the assumed pure spirit of numbers, Russell Napier argues we’ve overlooked what history can teach investors today.

📅20 March 2017

Insight | Personal Finance still a mystery to young Scots

Professor Tina Harrison argues a joined-up approach is needed to improve young people’s financial capabilities.

📅16 March 2017

Video | Startup Festival 2017 unmissable moments

In 11 hours and 17 events we brought students and entrepreneurs together to celebrate Edinburgh as a great city to start up. Watch the video now.

📅15 March 2017

Video | #makeyourmark best bits

We challenged students to find business solutions social issues, from literacy and homelessness to access to clean water and gender equality. See how they did.

📅14 March 2017

Business School scoops diversity prize at Edinburgh Chamber awards

The Business School has been recognised as the most diverse organisation at the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce’s sixth annual Business Awards.

📅06 March 2017

Insight | Skills gap holding back Scotland’s entrepreneurial potential

Dr Ben Spigel argues Scotland’s start-ups are being held-back by a lack of sales skills.

📅28 February 2017

Insight | What happens when the Unicorns leave?

Entrepreneurial City of The Year, Edinburgh may be. But Ben Spigel warns of an exodus of talent if more isn’t done to coordinate start up support after the sale of its two biggest players.

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