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Business/Economics - Careers/Employment
23.02.2018
Data glasses make warehouse logistics work easier for the deaf
Data glasses make warehouse logistics work easier for the deaf
Research news Researchers at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) have developed a visual communication system for hearing-impaired employees in logistics.
Environment/Sustainable Development - Business/Economics
22.02.2018
What could a U.S. climate policy look like?
Stanford economics Professor Larry Goulder discusses the tradeoffs of federal climate policy options and finds ways to enhance both societal health and economic benefits. New analysis by economist Larry Goulder finds a carbon tax is a more cost-effective option to achieve reduced emissions than conventional forms of regulation.
Innovation/Technology - Business/Economics
22.02.2018
Mission-oriented innovation could stimulate growth while tackling plastic in seas, dirty cities and dementia
Mission-oriented innovation could stimulate growth while tackling plastic in seas, dirty cities and dementia
A plastic-free ocean, 100 carbon neutral cities by 2030 and cutting dementia by 50% are highlighted as examples of missions that could drive innovation and economic growth in a report for the EU by a top UCL professor.
Civil Engineering/Traffic Engineering - Business/Economics
22.02.2018
Reducing failed deliveries, truck parking time could improve downtown Seattle congestion, new report finds
Reducing failed deliveries, truck parking time could improve downtown Seattle congestion, new report finds
In Amazon's hometown, people turn to their computers to order everything from groceries to last-minute birthday presents to the odd toothbrush or medication forgotten from the store. If online shopping continues to grow at its current rate, there may be twice as many trucks delivering packages in Seattle's city center within five years, a new report projects - and double the number of trucks looking for a parking space.
Business/Economics - Medicine/Pharmacology
22.02.2018
Family Larsson-Rosenquist Foundation to Finance New Center for Research into Long-Term Effects of Breastfeeding
What are the reasons a mother does or does not breastfeed? What effect does the decision have on the child, the mother, and society? Although there is a lot of scientific evidence for the health benef
Computer Science/Telecom - Business/Economics
22.02.2018
Private browsing gets more private
Private browsing gets more private
Today, most web browsers have private-browsing modes, in which they temporarily desist from recording the user's browsing history.
Environment/Sustainable Development - Business/Economics
21.02.2018
Learning from the best in the gig economy
ANN ARBOR-As anyone who's worked in the gig economy knows, it can feel awfully lonely out there.
Business/Economics
21.02.2018
Why Australia should play the long game in the US infrastructure plan
Australia needs to play the long game in the US where exemplarily customer led infrastructure is what distinguishes us, writes Garry Bowditch from the University's John Grill Centre for Project Leadership.
Astronomy - Business/Economics
20.02.2018
Business/Economics - Life Sciences
20.02.2018
Physics/Materials Science - Business/Economics
15.02.2018
Six young faculty members named Sloan Research Fellows
Six young faculty members named Sloan Research Fellows
Six assistant professors from the fields of computer science, economics, neuroscience and physics have been named 2018 Sloan Research Fellows, the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation announced today.
Environment/Sustainable Development - Business/Economics
12.02.2018
Corporate sustainability often less than meets the eye
The first large-scale analysis of corporate practices for sourcing sustainable materials shows that many companies address sustainability at some level, but most deal with only one or a subset of materials within a small portion of their supply chain.
Business/Economics - Architecture
12.02.2018
Star architecture and its impact on the city
Research news The Guggenheim Museum by star architect Frank Gehry led to an economic boom in the Spanish city of Bilbao.
Innovation/Technology - Business/Economics
12.02.2018
Law/Forensics - Business/Economics
08.02.2018
Medicine/Pharmacology - Business/Economics
08.02.2018
Business/Economics - Medicine/Pharmacology
07.02.2018
Statement on the Visitor inquiry into UCL
Statement on the Visitor inquiry into UCL
UCL Visitor Terence Etherton, who as the master of the rolls is one of the most senior judges in the UK, has asked a QC to advise him on a petition lodged with him by a member of staff.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Business/Economics
07.02.2018
Multiple chronic diseases leave patients with adversely high costs
Current strategies for treating patients with several chronic diseases are putting an unnecessary financial burden on countries' health systems and individuals, a global study led by the National University of Singapore and the University of Melbourne has found.  Experts say that the current clinical practice of tackling each disease in isolation may lead to the prescription of unnecessary medicines, resulting in patient expenses that are disproportionate to the number of conditions they have.
Business/Economics
07.02.2018
Newly-developed image guidelines will improve mobile shopping experience worldwide
Newly-developed image guidelines will improve mobile shopping experience worldwide
A new type of online product image, developed by researchers at the University of Cambridge in collaboration with global consumer goods company Unilever, could improve the mobile shopping experience for the world's 2.5 billion smartphone users.
Business/Economics - Careers/Employment
06.02.2018
High-tech industries face biggest Brexit slowdown
High-tech industries face biggest Brexit slowdown The UK's high-tech and medium-high-tech industries are most at risk of a significant slowing of production after Brexit, trade experts warned today (Tuesday 6 February 2018).
Mathematics - Business/Economics
06.02.2018
No need for early 2018 rate change - ANU Shadow RBA
Australian interest rates should remain at record lows in early 2018 but the economy may need higher interest rates by the middle of the year, The Australian National University (ANU) RBA Shadow Board has found.
Innovation/Technology - Business/Economics
05.02.2018
Administration/Government - Business/Economics
05.02.2018
Emergency and key services at risk due to property market boom
Sydney's property market is pricing the city's key workers out of metropolitan areas, driving them potentially hours away from their workplaces, and threatening the viability of the key services they provide to our city.
Business/Economics - Sport Sciences
04.02.2018
A deep dive into the effects of trade
A deep dive into the effects of trade
Take a moment to consider what the following facts have in common. In India, migrants from within the country continue to consume the favored foods of their home regions - even though the relatively high prices mean they eat less. In Mexico, more 9th graders drop out of school when a local manufacturing plant opens to export goods.
Astronomy - Business/Economics
02.02.2018
UCL secures key role in ESA mission concept to monitor space weather
UCL secures key role in ESA mission concept to monitor space weather
A new European Space Agency (ESA) mission concept to help reduce the global risk of damage caused by space weather will be worked on by teams from across the UK with UCL playing a pivotal role in developing instruments on board the spacecraft.
Astronomy - Business/Economics
02.02.2018
Environment/Sustainable Development - Business/Economics
31.01.2018
Why we can’t rely on corporations to save us from climate change
Why we can't rely on corporations to save us from climate change; Professor Christopher Wright and Honorary Professor Daniel Nyberg explain the common patterns they found in their research.
Business/Economics
30.01.2018
Medicine/Pharmacology - Business/Economics
26.01.2018
Business/Economics - Medicine/Pharmacology
24.01.2018
Novartis delivered good operational performance and landmark innovation in 2017, entering our next growth phase
Full year sales grew 2% (cc, +1% USD) as strong performance of our growth drivers, including Cosentyx and Entresto , more than offset Gleevec/Glivec generic erosion: Cosentyx grew to USD 2.1 bi
Business/Economics
24.01.2018
Poverty is not a life sentence
Poverty is not a life sentence
Problems with herbicide-resistant weeds become crystal clear UQ alumni set for Winter Olympics Big data at the centre of the energy web Researchers say almost half of Australian families tracked in a 30-year study have experienced poverty at least once.
Environment/Sustainable Development - Business/Economics
23.01.2018
Leading Arctic scientists gather at Davos
Leading Arctic scientists gather at Davos
A team of Arctic scientists - including Professor Gail Whiteman, creator of the Arctic Basecamp and Director of the Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business at Lancaster University - are gathering in Davos to highlight climate change in the Arctic and Antarctica.
Business/Economics - Literature/Linguistics
23.01.2018
Assessing 40 Years of Reform and Opening in China: conference
Assessing 40 Years of Reform and Opening in China: conference
Nicholas Loubere at the Centre for East and South-East Asian Studies, shares some reflections on the major achievements as well as the downsides of China's reform period ahead of the upcoming confere
Business/Economics - Innovation/Technology
22.01.2018
Mathematics - Business/Economics
21.01.2018
From undisciplined to interdisciplinary
From undisciplined to interdisciplinary
In 1996, when he was a high school senior in the small town of Cluny, in the Burgundy region of France, Philippe Rigollet applied to several of the two-year preparatory schools that most French students attend before moving on to university.
Business/Economics - Social Sciences
18.01.2018
Pioneering new way to measure economic democracy makes link to equality
Pioneering new way to measure economic democracy makes link to equality
A pioneering new way to measure the economy and identify the 'democratic health' of a country's economy was unveiled today (Thursday 18 January 2018) Using this new Index of Economic Democracy, resea
Social Sciences - Business/Economics
18.01.2018
Moms, sisters, wives rank among most 'difficult' kin
Moms, sisters, wives rank among most ’difficult’ kin
Most of us put up with whiners, naggers, control freaks and other annoying people in our lives for good reason - we're related to them. Researchers at UC Berkeley and Bar-Ilan University in Israel sought to understand the reason people don't just ditch the difficult or demanding people in their families and wider social networks.
Innovation/Technology - Business/Economics
17.01.2018
Report: Focusing on advanced energy sensors and controls could mean 44,000 jobs for Wisconsin
For News Media  CONTACTS: Gary Radloff, 608-890-3449, gary.radloff [at] wisc (p) edu; Mary Collins, 866-517-5045 ext.
Life Sciences - Business/Economics
16.01.2018
Task interrupted: A plan for returning helps you move on
Get interrupted at work much? Making a quick plan for returning to and completing the task you're leaving will help you focus better on the interrupting work, according to new research from the University of Washington. Taking a minute when interrupted to create a "ready-to-resume” plan can help you disengage and move on, avoiding what Sophie Leroy , an assistant professor in the UW Bothell School of Business , calls "attention residue” - that is, continuing to worry and think about the last work when you need to pivot fully to the new task.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Business/Economics
11.01.2018
Psychology - Business/Economics
10.01.2018
Dreams decoded
Over a lifetime, the average person spends about six years dreaming. But for many, those fleeting windows into the subconscious quickly escape the mind as soon as the alarm clock rings. To help people better understand their dreams, Harvard student Chris Ufere, A.B. '18, an economics concentrator, launched uDreamed , a mobile application that combines dream recording, interpretation, community-building, and the latest research.
Business/Economics - Life Sciences
09.01.2018
Global transformation maps help explain Fourth Industrial Revolution
Global transformation maps help explain Fourth Industrial Revolution
Imperial researchers have worked with the World Economic Forum to launch its Transformation Maps. The maps were first developed as a tool for understanding and visualising industries, countries and issues, and how they interact with and disrupt each another.
Innovation/Technology - Business/Economics
21.12.2017
Innovation/Technology - Business/Economics
19.12.2017
Teams up with partner organizations to build "digital trust"
EPFL President Martin Vetterli has today unveiled plans to create the EPFL Center for Digital Trust.
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