Thu, 11 Aug 2016 10:53:00 BST
Dr Stephan von Delft, Lecturer in Strategy, has recently been awarded Best Reviewer 2016 for the Technology and Innovation Management (TIM) Division for his review activity supporting the Academy of Management (AOM).
Thu, 21 Jul 2016 11:42:00 BST
MSc International Business and Entrepreneurship graduate, Corien Staels, was recently announced as the Runner-Up in the Idea Stage for Important Day-to-day Products and Services category of the Santander Universities Entrepreneurship Awards for her product ‘WheelAir’.
Fri, 01 Jul 2016 12:35:00 BST
Robert Chia, Research Professor in Management at the Adam Smith Business School, will present at the European Group for Organizational Studies (EGOS) Colloquium being held at the University of Napoli Federico II, Naples, from 7-9 July 2016.
Wed, 29 Jun 2016 14:35:00 BST
As part of the University of Glasgow’s internationalisation, the Adam Smith Business School invited 12 senior academics from the Department of Innovation and Economic Organisation at BI Norwegian Business School, Oslo, to a one day research seminar organised by Robert Chia, Research Professor in Management at ASBS on 14 June 2016.
Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:51:00 BST
In recent years the scientific community has expressed concerns about the distrust of results of scientific research amongst scientists. Professor Siebert's research, entitled 'Trust in biomedical science: Managing overflow in science', will investigate the nature and extent of such distrust and its underlying causes.
Thu, 23 Jun 2016 12:42:00 BST
Adam Smith Business School graduate Graziana Masola has been recognised by Glasgow’s International Financial Services District (IFSD) for achieving top marks in her final Masters (MSc) in International Financial Analysis exams.
Wed, 15 Jun 2016 16:47:00 BST
Hervé Moulin, Professor (Donald J Robertson Chair) of Economics, has recently been elected as Executive Vice-President of the Game Theory Society, which aims to promote the investigation, teaching and application of game theory.
Tue, 07 Jun 2016 11:25:00 BST
Fri, 27 May 2016 13:42:00 BST
The summer course will cover a range of topics including the theoretical and quantitative analysis of optimal fiscal policy when governments can, and cannot, commit to future policy. The quantitative analysis will be undertaken via computer based exercises.
Mon, 23 May 2016 16:24:00 BST
'Travel Behaviour Response to Major Transport System Disruptions: Implications for Smarter Resilience Planning' examines how new studies on behaviour adaption could limit the impact that disruptions have on society and the economy.
Wed, 18 May 2016 16:54:00 BST
Suzanne McCallum, Lynn Bradley and Professor Sonja Gallhofer have recently been awarded the Best Emerging Paper Award for their paper entitled ‘Enhancing feedback through peer review: Experiences and perceptions of students and staff using AROPA’.
Tue, 17 May 2016 12:06:00 BST
Dr Yee Kwan Tang, Lecturer in Management at the Adam Smith Business School, has recently acted as technical advisor for the African Technology Development Forum’s (ATDF) Entrepreneurship Hub on a project entitled ‘Expanding Business Opportunities for African Youth in Agriculture Value Chains in Southern Africa’ led by Dr Jonathan Tambatamba, Director of Programmes at ATDF Entrepreneurship Hub (AEH).
Fri, 06 May 2016 09:27:00 BST
19 May. The Adam Smith Business School sponsored The Herald's Talking Trends event which saw a panel of experts, including Dr Anna Morgan-Thomas, Senior Lecturer in Marketing, join forces to discuss digital strategy.
Wed, 04 May 2016 10:10:00 BST
Business simulations are an effective teaching tool that both engage and motivate students whilst improving student knowledge retention and developing their decision making and team building skills. The students were given the opportunity to reproduce the conditions of a successful business.
Tue, 26 Apr 2016 15:52:00 BST
The Adam Smith Business School are delighted to announce that Dr Laurence Dessart, ASBS alumni, together with Senior Lecturers in Management Dr Cleopatra Veloutsou and Dr Anna Morgan-Thomas have been awarded an Outstanding Paper Award for their paper ‘Consumer engagement in online brand communities: a social media perspective’.
Thu, 21 Apr 2016 09:49:00 BST
The Glaswegians, made up of Andrii Gavrylenko, Karol Yearwood, Petr Perina and Mateusz del Perio, competed against 15 other countries in the Supply Chain Finance Global Student Challenge securing a respectable fourth place in the global competition grand final.
Thu, 21 Apr 2016 13:44:00 BST
In a response to calls in literature for more studies on evolution of entrepreneurial ecosystems Professor Colin Mason, Professor of Entrepreneurship, has recently been awarded a Regional Studies Association (RSA) Fellowship grant to carry out research entitled ‘The genesis of entrepreneurial ecosystems: the case of Atlantic Canada’.
Adam Smith Business School researchers win contracts from Scotland’s national skills agency in key policy areas
Tue, 12 Apr 2016 10:20:00 BST
The Training and Employment Research Unit (TERU) within the Adam Smith Business School have recently won two research contracts from Skills Development Scotland in areas of significant policy interest.
Fri, 08 Apr 2016 12:17:00 BST
The Glasgow Economic Forum (GEF) held their second successful conference on 19th and 20th March 2016. ‘2008 & the aftermath – Where Do We Go From Here?’ saw leading economists, from both academia and the private sector, give talks and participate in panel discussions and Q&A’s.
Tue, 29 Mar 2016 11:59:00 BST
Dr Stephan von Delft, Lecturer in Strategy at the Adam Smith Business School, has received the 2016 Best Paper Award at the recent Global Innovation & Knowledge Academy (GIKA) Annual Conference in Valencia, Spain.
Wed, 23 Mar 2016 12:36:00 GMT
With the EU Referendum having taken place on Thursday 23rd June 2016 both sides of the argument geared up their campaigns with the British public fairly evenly split, according to the opinion polls. What are the advantaged and disadvantages of being part of the EU? Would Britain be better off staying or going it alone? Glasgow Talks... saw a panel of speakers come together to contribute to the debate which resulted in an informed discussion.
Tue, 22 Mar 2016 08:05:00 GMT
The Adam Smith Business School has been ranked as one of the top universities in the world for the subjects of Accounting & Finance, Business & Management and Economics by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World Rankings.
Wed, 16 Mar 2016 14:27:00 GMT
Dr Emmanuel Mourlon-Druol, Lord Kelvin Adam Smith Fellow and International Business and Enterprise (IBE) member at the Adam Smith Business School, looks at the UK's EU referendum as part of a Non-residential Fellowship at Bruegel, an independent and non-doctrinal leading European think tank.
Wed, 09 Mar 2016 11:19:00 GMT
Jeanette Findlay, Senior Economics lecturer at the Adam Smith Business School, produces a report surrounding the tendering outcome of the 26-route west coast ferry network currently operated by CalMac Ferries Ltd.
Wed, 20 Jul 2016 13:41:00 BST
Professor David Heald, Professor of Public Sector Accounting at the Adam Smith Business School, has been enrolled as Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE) in recognition of his academic distinction and commitment to knowledge exchange and impact.
Thu, 04 Feb 2016 16:52:00 GMT
The Adam Smith Business School was recently ranked no.13 in the ‘4 Palmes’ category of the latest Eduniversal Business Ranking League Table and featured greatly in the 2016 Best 4000 Masters and MBA Programs.
Fri, 15 Jan 2016 12:16:00 GMT
A collection of papers presented at the first seminar, ‘Understanding Connections between Entrepreneurship, Home & Neighbourhood’, held at the Scottish Universities Insight Institute in January 2014, has been collated and edited by Professor Mason and published by Edward Elgar Publishing.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 15:39:00 GMT
The Adam Smith Business School recently celebrated Global Entrepreneurship Week 2016 to showcase the benefits of entrepreneurship and help our students to explore their potential as self-starters and innovators within the entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 10:37:00 GMT
Dr Emmanuel Mourlon-Druol, Lecturer in International Business and Enterprise at the Adam Smith Business School, has recently been awarded a €1.5 million Starting Grant from the European Research Council (ERC) for his project ‘EURECON – The Making of a Lopsided Union: Economic Integration in the European Economic Community, 1957-1992’.
Thu, 24 Nov 2016 13:43:00 GMT
The Adam Smith Business School recently took part in the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Festival of Social Science to celebrate the social sciences and social science research on 12 November 2016 at the world famous Glasgow Barras.
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 14:32:00 GMT
Dr.ir. Rob Dekkers, from the Adam Smith Business School, recently invited ir. Roel Okhuijsen, Program Director New Material for NS Dutch Railways, to give a number of guest lectures on the subject of Asset Management.
Wed, 02 Nov 2016 16:37:00 GMT
Accounting & Finance at the University of Glasgow has a long and distinguished international reputation for delivering high quality and unique teaching. This year we have been named again as one of the Top 10 University’s to study Accounting & Finance.
IBE Research Professor presents at the first Global Entrepreneurship Development Centre (GEDC) Conference
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 16:47:00 BST
Pavlos Dimitratos, Professor of International Business and International Business & Enterprise (IBE) Research Professor, was recently invited as Keynote Speaker to the first Global Entrepreneurship Development Centre (GEDC) Conference held on 5-7 October 2016 at Kingston Business School, London.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:10:00 BST
Last week saw alumni from the Adam Smith Business School win the prestigious 2016 Converge Challenge with their ground-breaking dementia app that is making a huge difference to the lives of thousands of people around the world.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:32:00 BST
The First Minister has announced the formation of a new Growth Commission tasked with exploring economic policy options for an independent Scotland. Professor Iain Docherty has been appointed as one of fourteen members of the Commission.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:20:00 BST
The panel of Mathematics Today, a publication from the Institute of Mathematics & its Applications (IMA), have awarded the Early Career Mathematicians (ECM) Catherine Richards Prize to Josue Ortega for his article entitled ‘Playing Tennis without Envy’.
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 15:32:00 BST
The International Foundation for Production Research (IFPR) recently held their annual conference. By bringing together worldwide talented academics the conference encourages the exchange of valuable opinions and contributions among researchers of production systems and processes.
Mon, 15 Aug 2016 15:29:00 BST
Professor Alan McGregor, Alex McTier and Victoria Sutherland, from the Adam Smith Business School’s Training and Employment Research Unit (TERU) have recently been commissioned by the Scottish Government to support their Review of Enterprise and Skills Agencies.