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Health - Economics / Business - 09.11.2009
Intel, Safeway luminaries to address how tech can lower health costs
BERKELEY — Can technological innovation rein in our nation’s escalating health care costs? On Wednesday, Nov.

Economics / Business - Administration - 08.11.2009
University enterprises set to grow with Fusion IP deal
University enterprises set to grow with Fusion IP deal Fusion IP plc (LSE: IPO), the university IP commercialisation company that turns world class research into business, has today announced that it

Economics / Business - Mathematics - 06.11.2009

Computer Science - Economics / Business - 05.11.2009

Health - Economics / Business - 05.11.2009
New $10.9 million grant to study impacts of sanitation on diseases
BERKELEY — Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, have received a five-year, $10.9 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to evaluate several interventions to combat diarrheal disease in developing countries.

History / Archeology - Economics / Business - 04.11.2009

Economics / Business - Event - 04.11.2009
UCLA Anderson presents Bruce Mallen Workshop in Motion Picture Industry Studies
WHAT: The Center for Managing Enterprises in Media, Entertainment and Sports (MEMES) at the UCLA Anderson School of Management hosts the annual UCLA/Bruce Mallen Scholars and Practitioners Workshop i

Economics / Business - Pharmacology - 04.11.2009
Novartis to expand its human vaccines presence in China through proposed acquisition of a majority stake in Zhejiang Tianyuan
04.11.2009 / Basel - Novartis Basel, November 4, 2009 - Novartis has reached an agreement to acquire an 85% stake in the Chinese vaccines company Zhejiang Tianyuan Bio-Pharmaceutical Co.

Administration - Economics / Business - 03.11.2009

Pharmacology - Economics / Business - 03.11.2009
Novartis announces USD 1 billion investment to build largest pharmaceutical R&D institute in China
03.11.2009 / Basel - Novartis Additional USD 250 million invested in advanced technical R&D and manufacturing facility opening in Changshu, furthering economic development of Jiangs

Economics / Business - Administration - 29.10.2009
£40m confirmed for Manufacturing Technology Centre
The University of Birmingham will be a research partner in the world class Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) to be built at Ansty Park research and development site outside Coventry, which received public funding approval from Government today (Thursday 29th October 09).

Economics / Business - Health - 29.10.2009
LANL sponsors Recovery Act job fair
LANL sponsors Recovery Act job fair
Nearly 500 seek positions, from laborers to project managers Los Alamos, New Mexico, October 30, 2009—Nearly 500 job seekers turned out for a Los Alamos National Laboratory-sponsored job fair near Española, New Mexico, on Thursday.

Economics / Business - Mechanical Engineering - 29.10.2009

Economics / Business - Administration - 26.10.2009

Economics / Business - Computer Science - 25.10.2009
University of Plymouth and businesses salute Formation Zone as incubation facility reaches capacity
A University of Plymouth initiative that nurtures and develops start-up enterprises in the creative industries has reached capacity for the first time since it launched 19 months ago.

Environment - Economics / Business - 22.10.2009
Error in climate treaties could lead to more deforestation
BERKELEY — A team of 13 prominent scientists and land-use experts has identified an important but fixable error in legal accounting rules for bioenergy that could, if uncorrected, undermine efforts to reduce greenhouse gases by encouraging deforestation.

Economics / Business - 21.10.2009
Investigating Consumer Based Brand Equity in Europe
University of Birmingham has recently been awarded an Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) grant to investigate the measurement of consumer based brand equity and to use the results to improve managerial practice.

Economics / Business - Health - 21.10.2009
At LANL-sponsored networking forum— Businesses make their pitch for Recovery Act work
At LANL-sponsored networking forum— Businesses make their pitch for Recovery Act work
Lab hosts ?speed-dating? event POJOAQUE, New Mexico, October 22, 2009— Los Alamos National Laboratory today hosted a business "speed-dating" event for Recovery Act subcontractors— a rapid-fire networking forum where each company in attendance got three minutes to make a pitch.

Economics / Business - Environment - 21.10.2009

Mechanical Engineering - Economics / Business - 20.10.2009

Economics / Business - Administration - 18.10.2009

Health - Economics / Business - 15.10.2009
Sheffield expert to lead new research into alcohol policy
A team of national and international experts, led by an academic at the University of Sheffield, has been awarded funding from the Medical Research Council (MRC) to look at new methods of researching addiction.

Economics / Business - Environment - 15.10.2009
Work experience a win-win scenario
A perfect partnership - that was the verdict of companies which hosted UCL students on work experience this summer.

Economics / Business - 14.10.2009

Economics / Business - 13.10.2009

Environment - Economics / Business - 12.10.2009

Pedagogy - Economics / Business - 11.10.2009

Economics / Business - Environment - 08.10.2009

Economics / Business - Environment - 08.10.2009

Environment - Economics / Business - 07.10.2009

Economics / Business - Life Sciences - 05.10.2009

Health - Economics / Business - 02.10.2009
UCLA Medical Group ranks among top physician organizations in state
In the midst of the national debate about the future of health care, the Integrated Healthcare Association has announced that for the fifth consecutive year, the UCLA Medical Group has been rated one of California's top-performing physician organizations.

Health - Economics / Business - 30.09.2009
Funding for Endomagnetics Limited
UCL Business PLC, UCL's knowledge transfer and technology commercialisation company, today announced that it has led an initial investment round of £350,000 into a magnetic sensing technology company, Endomagnetics.

Economics / Business - 30.09.2009

Economics / Business - Environment - 30.09.2009

Administration - Economics / Business - 29.09.2009
Global economic crisis could lead to further conflict in Africa, experts warn
Research from the University of Birmingham has revealed that the global financial crisis could lead to more conflict in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Environment - Economics / Business - 28.09.2009

Health - Economics / Business - 27.09.2009
Sheffield report analyses effects of minimum pricing for alcohol in Scotland
A University of Sheffield report, commissioned by the Scottish Government to help ministers make decisions about alcohol policy, shows that minimum pricing combined with an off-licence discount ban could reduce alcohol consumption and have significant effects on reducing alcohol-related harm. The findings, which were published today (28 September 2009) by the Scottish Government, are the results of an independent academic study.

Economics / Business - Environment - 23.09.2009
Pilot of Amazon's Kindle e-reader launched with fall semester
Princeton - Princeton Readings on civil society, diplomacy in the Middle East and ancient Rome have made their way from traditional paper pages to the digital screen for an estimated 50 students who

Economics / Business - 21.09.2009

Physics - Economics / Business - 21.09.2009
George Segal Papers shed light on life of artist
Princeton - Princeton This gouache by George Segal is dated 1980 and depicts an early version or concept for the sculpture "Rush Hour.

Health - Economics / Business - 21.09.2009
Whither healthcare reform Policy experts at Berkeley offer insights and predictions on the debate
Whither healthcare reform Policy experts at Berkeley offer insights and predictions on the debate
BERKELEY — National healthcare reform continues to dominate the headlines, with Congress laboring over various proposals and President Obama making his case for reform to the public.

Economics / Business - Event - 17.09.2009

Administration - Economics / Business - 16.09.2009