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    UK falls behind rest of Europe in business start-ups

    The UK is falling behind its continental peers in numbers of business start-ups, the net rate at which companies are created...

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  2. June 4, 2012

    Sights set on the global stage

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  3. April 10, 2012

    US states face legal action over pensions

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    Penn State looks to Iowa for its next dean

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    How Facebook built its legal defence against Yahoo

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  6. March 8, 2012

    Minnesota appoints second female dean

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  7. February 22, 2012

    45 Journals used in FT Research Rank

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  8. February 17, 2012

    Something for the weekend

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  9. November 18, 2011

    Music for love not money

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  10. September 21, 2011

    They have Marx on their minds

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    Texas declares new ‘energy emergency’

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  12. July 1, 2011

    Minnesota sends home workers over tax dispute

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  13. April 13, 2011

    New filings weaken Sokol’s defence on Lubrizol

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  14. March 25, 2011

    US presidential hopeful’s record sparks debate

    Tim Pawlenty, former Republican governor of Minnesota, this week launched his campaign to win the Republican nomination and...

  15. February 18, 2011

    Roger Martin gets third term at Toronto’s Rotman school

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  16. February 16, 2011

    Alison Davis-Blake to become next dean at Michigan

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  17. January 14, 2011

    Debt: another word for guilt

    Every January people purge. They curb their excesses, and save some money. But this year there’s an oddity: people are...

  18. December 14, 2010

    Ten Questions - Alison Davis-Blake

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  19. November 25, 2010

    R. Edward Freeman, Darden School of Business

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    October 1, 2010

    Bubbles inflate because we're a bunch of saps

    We like to get quirky on Friday afternoons, so here’s an item about gullibility and financial crises. It’s hardly...

  21. April 11, 2010

    Bubbles: a Victorian lesson in mania

    It is no secret that investors are prone to irrational exuberance. But to many this is only clear after the event. Yet even...

  22. January 21, 2010

    Science briefing: Grey matter to keep us ahead in the game

    Some people have a natural predisposition to win at video games. This may seem obvious to anyone who has taken on a teenaged...

  23. October 19, 2009

    Leagues of their own – the top 10 schools in selected categories

    Top for salaries 1 Kellogg/ Hong Kong UST Business School 2 Trium: HEC Paris/ LSE/ New York University: Stern 3 Columbia/...

  24. October 2, 2009

    Liquidated

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  25. September 14, 2009

    Father of green revolution saved millions of lives

    Norman Borlaug, the US agronomist and 1970 Nobel Peace laureate whose work saved hundred of millions from starvation in the...

  26. September 13, 2009

    Father of green revolution saved millions of lives

    Norman Borlaug, US agronomist and 1970 Nobel Peace Prize winner, whose work saved hundred of millions from starvation in...

  27. May 2, 2009

    What smart truckers tell us about the road to success

    Aldo Rustichini is a genial Italian economist with a head of hair that seems to have been modelled on Albert Einstein’s. A...

  28. November 7, 2008

    Science briefing: Stalagmite’s monsoon guide

    Stalagmite’s monsoon guide A stalagmite in a Chinese cave has provided a remarkable record of the Asian monsoon over the...

  29. November 7, 2008

    Stalagmite's monsoon guide

    A stalagmite in a Chinese cave has provided a remarkable record of the Asian monsoon over the past 1,810 years. An...

  30. November 4, 2008

    Campaign diary

    *The enthusiasm generated by the election should not be confused with a feel-good factor. A USA Today/Gallup survey finds...

  31. August 8, 2008

    Cheung Kong expands faculty

    The Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business has attracted three additional professors to its faculty from the US. As well as...

  32. June 7, 2008

    The Truth Is Out There - Part II

    If the 9/11 truth movement is fighting a kind of asymmetric war against official sources of knowledge, it is also battling...

  33. February 19, 2008

    Norway should consider a ‘positive screening’ stance on sovereign fund

    From Prof Robert Strand. Sir, I appreciated the contribution of Kristin Halvorsen, the Norwegian minister of finance,...

  34. February 8, 2008

    Biofuel drive might raise CO 2

    Converting non-agricultural land to grow biofuel crops causes large emissions of carbon dioxide that worsen global warming...

  35. January 14, 2008

    Artificial beating heart is created in the lab

    Scientists have for the first time created an artificial beating heart in the laboratory, by "seeding" live cells into a...

  36. January 14, 2008

    Scientists create first beating artificial heart in the lab

    Scientists have for the first time created an artificial beating heart in the laboratory, by "seeding" live cells into a...

  37. December 14, 2007

    Climate change affected by soil

    Climate change is a consequence of many interlocking processes, many poorly understood, as a new soil study shows. It...

  38. September 14, 2007

    Amino acid to help gamblers

    Researchers at the University of Minnesota have discovered that a common amino acid, available as a health food supplement,...

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