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Celebrating 120 years of LSE:
A globally diverse academic community at the heart of the LSE, taking a unique interdisciplinary, academically in-depth approach to the study of management and organisations.
Study > | We offer a cutting-edge portfolio of teaching programmes for full-time students and working professionals, advancing knowledge for the pursuit of organisational success and social betterment.
Research >| Our vibrant research community impacts on socially meaningful challenges in business and policy worldwide.
Seeing what others don't: the remarkable ways we gain insights |
Public Lecture by leading research psychologist Dr Gary Klein on Thursday 26 March.
What are insights, and how do they happen? Observing people in their natural setting – from scientists and business people to firefighters and soldiers – Dr Klein will demonstrate what insights are, the patterns that emerge, and how you can usefully deploy them.
Apply for 2015 entry - Find out more about our programmes by attending an Information Session
We encourage you to sign up for an upcoming evening information session if you are interested in finding out more about one of the following programmes:
Institutionalising Public Deliberation: empowerment or appeasement? - Public Lecture|
Professor Laurence Monnoyer-Smith delivered a Public Lecture organised by the Department of Management on France’s institutionalisation of public debate on Wednesday 28 January 2015.
RCC Conference – 28-30 January 2015|
Inspired by the LSE's school motto Rerum Cognoscere Causas – "to understand the causes of things" and in partnership with CEMS, RCC Conference brings together top managers, world-renowned academics, influential policy makers and selected students to debate contemporary issues, collaborate on solutions, and define best practices.
Find out more|
LSE ranked first in the UK for Business and Management Studies |
The 2014 Research Excellence Framework results were published on Thursday 18 December 2014 with LSE ranked first in the UK for Business and Management Studies.
Find out more about our results here|
Read our impact case studies here|
LSE Research Festival 2015|
The LSE Research Festival is a multi-event celebration of social science research, and has become a key feature of the LSE calendar since it was launched five years ago. The LSE Research Festival 2015 promises to be a major public engagement and knowledge exchange event, offering an exciting opportunity for researchers and the wider public to discuss and debate social science research. The call for submissions is now open.
Global academic networks:
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The Social Science Foundations (Oxford University Press, 2014)
by P. Willman|
Summary: Management is a fragmented and interdisciplinary area of study, with a lot of academic branches. Willman argues this tree is narrower at its roots, and these roots lie primarily in social science. Key to the purpose of the book is to present management theory as applied social science.
Leading Economists Predict the Future (MIT Press, 2014)
edited by I. Palacios-Huerta|
Summary: In this book, ten prominent economists - including Nobel laureates and several likely laureates - offer their ideas about what the future might hold in 100 years.
by I. Palacios-Huerta|
Summary: In this book, Ignacio Palacios-Huerta illuminates economics through the world’s most popular sport, offering unique and often startling insights into game theory and microeconomics, covering topics such as mixed strategies, discrimination, incentives, and human preferences.
Cooperative governance for network innovation, standards, and community (Routledge, 2014)
by S.V.Scott| and M. Zachariadis
Summary: The book provides valuable source of material for scholars about what SWIFT is and how it works. It is a must read for graduates entering financial services, and provides informed insight for policy makers.
by Lacity M., Willcocks L|. and Burgess A.
Summary: the book presents practices used by clients, providers and advisors to realize value from LSO. The book is based on data from 27 LSO providers, interviews with clients, consulting assignments and lessons learned from prior Information Technology Outsourcing (ITO) and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) research.
by Willcocks, L|., Venters, W. and Whitley, E.
Summary: The book outlines everything that a manager needs to know in order to make strategic decisions about cloud technology.
Behavioural Public Policy| (Cambridge University Press, 2013)
edited by A. Oliver
The Chapter is: Models of governance of public services: empirical and behavioural analysis of ‘Econs’ and ‘Humans’
by K. Truss, R. Delbridge, K. Alfes, A. Shantz and E. Soane|
Summary: The book brings together, for the first time, psychological and critical HRM perspectives on engagement as well as their practical application.
by Cullen, S., Lacity, M., and Willcocks, L.|
Summary: A distillation of research streams pursued by the three authors over the last five years.
The latest journal articles published by our leading research faculty:
The European Financial Review, 10 February 2015
Written by Prof Saul Estrin|, and featuring our Executive Global Master's in Management| programme
'Europe's creditors play with 'political fire' in pushing Greece to the brink'
|The Telegraph, 31 January 2015
Comment from Prof Luis Garicano|
'For students, London is capital'
|The Independent, 29 January 2015
Comment from Prof Sandy Pepper| on the unparalleled opportunities our London location offers to students
'London and Oxbridge top the UK’s business school research list'|
Financial Times, 18 December 2014
Coverage of the Department of Management's 2014 Research Excellence Framework results|
Interview with Prof Saul Estrin|, featuring our Executive Gobal Master's in Management| and TRIUM Global Executive MBA| programmes
Interview with Dr Christian Busch|
By Prof Luis Garicano |
Featuring our Executive Gobal Master's in Management| programme
Executive Summer School
2015 - applications now open |