The latest news from across the Adam Smith Business School
Research identifies key reasons for Scotland's below average productivity and how it could be improved
Thu, 02 Dec 2021 13:19:00 GMT
A digital technology skills gap, low rate of business start-ups and adoption of technologies, and low proportion of businesses that export are some of the key factors contributing to Scotland’s slowdown in productivity. Innovation stemming from new products and services, and digital adoption is another area where Scotland lags behind.
Fri, 03 Dec 2021 09:30:00 GMT
Professor John Finch, Head of Adam Smith Business School, delivered a keynote speech at the International Green Fintech Seminar: Towards a Carbon Neutral Goal in Beijing. His presentation was on The UK Experience: Green Fintech Development, Industry Application and Innovation.
Fri, 26 Nov 2021 09:00:00 GMT
A marked statistical link between the proportion of people who voted Remain in the 2016 Brexit referendum, and lower COVID-19 death and infection rates in England, has been uncovered by new research from Saïd Business School at the University of Oxford and University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School.
Tue, 02 Nov 2021 10:01:00 GMT
High levels of anxiety and depression among medical doctors have been recorded in a new cross-country study that finds Italian doctors most likely to have experienced mental health symptoms during the pandemic.
Wed, 27 Oct 2021 12:19:00 BST
The EU lags behind both the US and China in its number of high growth entrepreneurial firms (HGFs). These firms play a critical role in economic development as sources of innovation, investment and employment.
Mon, 25 Oct 2021 19:30:00 BST
The University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School is delivering two new programmes with Radboud University. Economic Development & Social Change and International Business in the Developing World are two dual degree programmes that are part of a strategic partnership under the Glasgow-Radboud Collaboration Fund.