The true cost of social care - planning for the future

Author(s):

Les Mayhew

 et al.
Industry:
Public Policy

Research from City University London has helped shape policy around how to pay for long-term care in the UK.

Updated: 18/05/2015
Comments:
Views: 1,985

"The best way to have a good idea is to have a stream of ideas"

A prize-winning paper, co-authored by Dr. Elena Novelli of Cass Business School, illustrates how the most successful firms are those that develop streams of innovations from an initial idea. Apple's development of products from iPod to Apple Watch is cited as a prime example.

Updated: 13/05/2015
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Views: 1,852

Footing the Bill for Acts of God - how the reinsurance market is under threat

Author(s):

Paula Jarzabkowski

 et al.

A new book, based on research carried out at Cass Business School, warns of the dangers the reinsurance market may face as a result of changes to the way losses created by natural disasters are assessed.

Updated: 29/07/2015
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Views: 2,976

‘To study or not to study marketing? That is the question.’

Love or hate it, virtually everyone is touched by and involved in marketing in some way. This paper takes a balanced look at the evidence for and against the subject to help answer the question "Why do people study Marketing?"

Updated: 14/04/2015
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Views: 2,609

Self-promotion or bragging? How emotional responses to self-promotion are misjudged.

When does self-promotion go too far? This research looks at how those with a tendency to over-promote themselves, their strengths and accomplishments, may actually be achieving the opposite to their desired effect among their audience.

Updated: 23/03/2015
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Views: 2,340

Why we buy. Shopping and the Purchasing Environment.

In this online lecture Professor Vincent-Wayne Mitchell, Professor of Consumer Marketing at Cass Business School, discusses the blurring of the retail marketplace where, as we see with Amazon opening a physical store, the online and offline have merged.

Updated: 10/03/2015
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Views: 2,444

Strategic Distortions in Analyst Target Prices in the Presence of Short-term Institutional Investors

This study identifies a new source of conflicts of interest in analyst research that originates from the ownership composition of a stock

Updated: 24/03/2015
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Views: 3,693

Financial Market Indices: Facilitating Innovation, Monitoring Markets

This paper explains how and why investors use financial market indices and, in so doing, tells the story of this investment revolution. In particular it explains how, via the products created by asset managers, investors benefit from the very competitive index industry which produces a wide range of indices for asset classes with different compositions.

Updated: 24/03/2015
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Views: 2,100

Hot Money - the importance of bank credit flows to emerging markets during the globalisation era

Author(s):

Ana-Maria Fuertes

 et al.
Topic:
Finance
Industry:
Banking

An empirical investigation of the relative importance of hot money in bank credit and portfolio flows from the US to 18 emerging markets over the period 1988-2012.

Updated: 03/03/2015
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Views: 2,522