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How football’s richest clubs fail to pay staff a...

Issued:11/04/17

How football’s richest clubs fail to pay staff a real living wageTony Dobbins, Bangor University and Peter Prowse, Sheffield Hallam UniversityEnglish...



Autumn Statement: Chancellor needs to invest in infrastructure...

Issued:22/11/16

The Autumn Statement is a key event in the Chancellor’s calendar but is typically an affair that passes many by without fuss. However, the media...



After Brexit, do we want to keep foreign buyouts at...

Issued:25/07/16

When the news that SoftBank was to acquire ARM Holdings for £24.3 billion (approximately $32 billion) hit the headlines last week, most people...



A turbulent year for Mike Ashley - and more to come

Issued:08/07/16

The eyes of the business media were once again on the owner of Sports Direct, Mike Ashley yesterday (7 July) when the company published its annual...



Will Microsoft and LinkedIn be a marriage made in...

Issued:14/06/16

The announcement yesterday that Microsoft is buying the professional networking website LinkedIn was big news in the business world.Microsoft has been...



Peter Prowse: Junior doctors' strike - where do talks...

Issued:26/04/16

Junior doctors across England have walked out for the fifth time this year as the bitter dispute over pay and conditions continues.Crucially though,...



Conor Moss: Higher and degree apprenticeships –...

Issued:16/03/16

Higher and degree apprenticeships are designed to help employers tailor the skills of fresh, emerging talent to their business needs – whilst...



Nigel Garrow: Worrying times for Sainsbury's shareholders

Issued:13/01/16

Mergers and acquisitions  are, on average, bad news for acquiring firm shareholders and great news for the shareholders of the firm that is about...