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Researchers look for better ways to help young people in care become independent adults

Better ways to support young people as they leave the care system and become independent adults are at the heart of a major new research project led by the Monash Warwick Alliance and supported by £2m grant from the Economic and Social Research Council.


Flickr photos can be used to calculate tourist flows finds study

A team of scientists at the Data Science Lab at Warwick Business School and The Alan Turing Institute analysed data from 69 million publicly shared photos uploaded to the platform Flickr to estimate global tourism statistics for the G7 countries Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the UK and the US.

Mon 16 Sep 2019, 13:31 | Tags: Warwick Business School

Promoting low sugar drinks on touch screen menus encourages customers to make healthier choices

Fast food diners can be encouraged to make healthier choices by changing the position of items on the menu, a Warwick Business School study has found.

Mon 05 Aug 2019, 16:55 | Tags: Food, Warwick Business School

‘Remainers’ suffered mental distress equivalent to migraine after Brexit vote

Warwick Business School research has found evidence that ‘Remainers’ suffered “mental distress” in the aftermath of the UK’s vote to leave the European Union – equivalent to a chronic migrane.

Mon 05 Aug 2019, 16:52 | Tags: Warwick Business School, Brexit

Do leveraged buyouts lead to more jobs being lost? - new research from WBS

Leveraged buyouts do not increase redundancies or lead to the introduction of more insecure forms of work, according to new research by Warwick Business School, Cass Business School, and Imperial College. The findings contradict the widely held view that leveraged buyouts regularly lead to rapid job cuts and greater use of agency staff, fixed-term contracts and external contractors.


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