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Research articles

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The secret of wellbeing in our later years? Work and a pension
Could a different approach to retirement increase pensioner's happiness and help solve the challenges of an ageing population? 

Zoomies or Roomies?
What's the difference between sitting next to our colleagues and working remotely when it comes to our productivity?

The battle against online piracy in China and its unintended consequences
What happened to China’s booming online fiction industry when it suddenly became harder to copy popular writers’ stories and pass them off as originals?

Secret pharma: Why do we still know so little about where the money goes to develop our vaccines?
Who pays for the research and development of our vaccines, who do they pay it to and what do they receive in return?

Size of the state: The importance of state-owned multinational enterprises
State-owned multinational enterprises are on the rise in many parts of the world, and their power to transform emerging economies mustn’t be underestimated.

Inspired by inclusion
Find out why Dana Lunberry was drawn to study financial inclusion.

Big data analytics change modern organisations from within
Discover the hidden costs from implementing big data analytics.

Countering corruption: Don't believe the data
You must go beyond the data to understand corruption and unethical behaviour.


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Public lecture archive


14 June 2021 What Does Responsible Business Look Like in a Post-Pandemic World? | Video | Podcast

25 March 2021 The Hype Machine: How social media disrupts our elections, our economy and our health | Video | Podcast

24 February 2021 Making Your Voice Heard | Video | Podcast


15 October 2020 Data-driven Responses to COVID-19: Opportunities and Limitations (part 2) | Video | Podcast

16 September 2020 How We Can Save Capitalism | Video | Podcast

28 May 2020 Data–driven Responses to COVID–19: Opportunities and Limitations (part 1) | Video | Podcast

11 May 2020 Strategic Leadership in the Time of COVID-19 | Video | Podcast

4 March 2020 How to Make Equality and Reality Through Change and Innovation | Podcast


13 November 2019 Despotic Data: How Authoritarian Regimes are Driving Technology and Innovation

30 October 2019 How to Speak Machine

25 April 2019  Authentic Leadership: how successful leaders build gravitas

6 March 2019  Women Who Change Lives: Social Entrepreneurs on the Move

4 February 2019  Work Smarter Not Harder: Hacks to Take You a Long Way at Work


12 November 2018  How to Succeed Outside Your Comfort Zone

9 October 2018  Beyond Diversity: Are Inclusive Organisations Truly Attainable?

11 June 2018  Mastering the Multi-Generational Workplace

22 February 2018  LSE Festival 2018 | The Future of Work

25 January 2018  Megatrends: Predicting the Future to Reinvent Today

9 January 2018  What Makes a Great Leader?


6 December 2017  A Room with a View: Managing from the Top

16 November 2017  How Entrepreneurial Management Transforms Culture and Drives Growth

21 June 2017  Working the Phones: Investigating Control and Resistance in the Modern Workplace

22 May 2017  Education for All: Meeting the Challenges of the 21st Century

5 April 2017  Drop the Ball: How Women Can Achieve More by Doing Less

4 April 2017  Why is CEO Pay so High?