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Press summary 11th May - 17th May

International

The New York Times - Professor Andrew Oswald, Economics, research into how high home ownership can damage the labour market.

Also in: Jakarta Post, CTV, Planetizen, Odrome News, The Clarion Ledger, The Globe and Mail

Forbes India – Professor Lord Kumar Bhattacharyya, WMG, comments on Tata Motors recent decline.

Also in: The Economist (India)

The Times of India – Mentions that one of the first computer scientists at the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research worked as a chair of computer science at the University.

Also in: PuneMirror, Ahmedabad Mirror, Mumbai Mirror  

The Washington Post - Professor Lord Robert Skidelsky, Economics, opinion on John Maynard Keynes.

Also in: Canberra Times

Wall Street Journal – This article about Fed vice-chairwoman Janet Yellen mentions her husband who won a Nobel peace prize in economics and recently spoke at the Warwick Economic Summit. Janet Yellen’s son, Dr Robert Arkerlof, Economics, teaches at the University.

Also in: Yahoo Finance, Real Time Economics, Wall Street Journal (Española), Wall Street Journal (Europe), Wall Street Journal (Asia)

The Washington Post – Dr Suzy Moat, Warwick Business School, Economics, research on Wikipedia and if it can predict the stock market.

Also in: Finazen, Die Walt, ItVikko, Yahoo Finance, Smart Planet, Science Newsline, Your Money

ABC (Spain) – Professor Tobias Preis, Warwick Business School, Economics, research on how Google trends can predict the stock market.

Also in: Yahoo Finance, My Genie, African Seer

Huffington Post – A study by the University found that people who ate more fruit and vegetables experienced higher levels of mental wellbeing.

Also in: Daily Me

Yahoo Finance – Professor Andrew Oswald, Economics, research on happiness in children.

Also in: Yahoo7, Yahoo Canada, Bankrate.com

The International – Professor Wyn Grant, Politics, comments on political populism and nationalism.

Asian Voice – Mention of research by the University about parenting and how it impacts on child bullying.

 

Gulf News – Professor Lord Robert Skidelsky, Economics, is mentioned in an article about Israel.

Also in: The Peninsula (Qatar), Nena News, Al-Arabiya, Nuova Società, Middle East Online, Eurasia Review, OpEd News, Counter Punch,

Saudi Gazette – Abdulrahman Hariri, PhD researcher at the University has noticed a decline of books in scientific research that are available in Saudi Arabia’s libraries.

The Economist – Dr Michael McMahon, Economics, writes a blog post about The European Central Bank.

Also in: Bullfax

International Business Times - Professor Michael Mol, Warwick Business School, comments on the Bangladeshi garment industry.

Business Insider – Former University students Leonhard Widrich and Joel Gascoigne have secured $500,000 of investment for their business idea.

Also in: Chron.com, Web 2.0 News

Space Daily – Mention of Professor Boris Gäensicke, Physics, research on planetary debris.

Also in: Aero-News Network, Astrobiology Magazine, Labspaces.net

Frontline (India) – Mention of Professor Andrew Levan, Physics, research on cosmic explosions.

Also in: Wirtschafs Woche

SPI World News – Dr Gregory Gibbons, WMG, comments on one of the first high street 3D printing stores to open in London.

Also in: Sector Publishing Intelligence, The Standard, Beijing News, BullFax

University World News – The University is mentioned in an article about International students.

Gas International – Dr Monica Giulietti, Warwick Business School, talks about the UK’s dwindling gas supplies.

EurActive – Professor Andrew McCoshan, Education, is interviewed about the “EU apprenticeship gap”.

Business Daily – The National Museum of Kenya is holding 475 skeletons of colonial loyalists who have been killed during the independence war, mentions Professor Andrew Davis, History.

Cosmetic Beauty (Australia) – Mention of research by the University on sleeping patterns.

Alberni Portal – Mention of research by the University about physiotherapy for back pain.

Bernama (Malaysia) – Senator Datuk Seri Idris Jala mentions that he has a masters from the University.

Also in: Malaysia Chronicle

Internal Medicine News – Mention of Dr Mark Williams, Clinical Trials, research on how hand specific exercises can significantly improve rheumatoid arthritis.

 

 National

The Financial Times - Suzy Moat, Warwick Business School research on Wikipedia and if it can predict the stock market.

Also in: TechUk

The Times – Professor Mark Taylor, Warwick Business School, comments on lectures and if they should be changed.

Times Higher Education The University of Warwick and Monash University have launched a joint PhD programme.

Times Higher Education – Professor Thomas Docherty, English, writes an article about teaching.

The Times Educational Supplement – Mentions research by the University about parenting and how it impacts child bullying.

The Independent - Professor Andrew Oswald, Economics, research into how high home ownership can damage the labour market.

The Telegraph – Rozina Sabur, student, writes an article “Are University Exams inherently unfair”.

The Guardian – Professor Andrew Williams, Law, has won the Orwell prize for political writing for his investigation into the killing of hotel receptionist Baha Mousa by British soldiers in Iraq.

Also in: Sw1a

The Guardian – Mention of Professor Robert Skidelsky, Economics, in an article about Israel.

Also in: Sw1a, Morning Star

The Guardian – Dr Wallace McDowell, School of Theatre and Performance, comments on male sexual violence.

The Guardian – Professor Siobhan Benita, Economics, comments on local government.

The Guardian – Dr Gregory Gibbons, WMG, comments on one of the first high street 3D printing stores to open in London.

BBC News – The first conference dedicated to the work of a Cornish poet has been organised by the University.

Sunday Sun – Mention of research by the University about football managers.

The Operating Theatre Journal – Mention of Professor Nick Chater, Warwick Business School, research on group dynamics.

The Observer – Mention of that a sustainability exhibition will be held at the University.

Parliament – Professor Lord Kumar Bhattacharyya, WMG, debates the current level of growth in the UK economy.

Auto Express - Dr Christian Stadler, Warwick Business School, comments on how the car industry has changed in the last decade.

Equities – Professor Michael Mol, Warwick Business School, comments on the Bangladeshi garment industry.

Also in: Brand-e.biz

Midlands Business News – Dr Ralf Speth, Chief Executive Officer of Jaguar Land Rover will be speaking at the British American Business Council transatlantic conference, it mentions that he has a Doctorate in Mechanical Engineering and Business Administration from the University.

Also in: PRfire

Insider Media Limited – WMG’s Academy for Young Engineers has appointed its first principal, Kate Tague who will join in September 2013.

The Herald – This article is about South American musician Valentina Montoya Martinez, it mentions that she has a degree in Comparative American Studies from the University.

Petroleum Review – Mentions research by the University indicating that apprentices have increased levels of loyalty and retention.

The Business Desk – Mentions that the University of Warwick has entered a partnership with the National Grid.

Western Mail – Paul Fisher, Executive Director for markets at the Bank of England, PhD in macro-economic modelling from the University is mentioned.

Also in: Wales Online

BodyShop – Professor Christian Stadler, Warwick Business School, comments on the 16.6% increase in car manufacturing.

Science Business - WMG’s Mobile Robotics team (WMR) is the only UK entry to take part in this year’s international rescue robot competition.

Business Because – EMBA Student Colin Bareham, comments on why he chose Warwick Business school as a place to study at.

Inside Quality Advisor – Mentions Professor Joe Nandhakumar, Warwick Business School, research into social media at work and how it can improve productivity.

Personnel Today – Ben Betts, research engineer, writes an article about having fun and playing games at work.

The Stage – Mentions that the University has a course in theatre consultancy.

Making Money – Mentions Warwick Business School’s research into how electronic devices have changed the way people work.

Premium Practice Dentistry – Dr Iyad Abou-Rabii, Dentistry, Warwick Medical School, has been named as an UK Advisor for PDP.

The Next Woman – Alyssa Davison, former student, writes an article about pitching a business idea to investors.

A Little Altitude (Blog) - WMG’s `Rainshader’ is mentioned.

 

Local

Birmingham Post – David Grindrod, acting director of the University of Warwick Science Park, comments on a company opening its new headquarters in the midlands.

Birmingham Post – Professor Lord Kumar Bhattacharyya gives his opinion of the government two years away from a general election.

Birmingham Post – Zara Hyde-Peters OBE, chief executive of British Triathlon spoke to Warwick Business School alumni about the business side of sport.

Coventry Telegraph – Mentions how the University is dealing with the Geese population on campus.

Coventry Telegraph - Postgraduate student Damian Gannon is mentioned in an article about council cost cutting.

Also in: Coventry Observer

Coventry Telegraph - WMG’s invention, `Rainshader’ is featured.

Coventry Telegraph – The University of Warwick has entered a partnership with the National Grid.

Kenilworth Weekly News – This article mentions that the first community apiary will be on land near the University.

Also in: Warwick Courier

Leamington Observer – Chris MacKenzie, student, won a 5.9K race at Coombe County Park.

Blackpool Gazette – Mentions Professor David Morley, English, book “The Gypsy and a Poet” that will be published in August.

Deccan Herald – Mentions that the University has entered a partnership with FutureLearn to offer online courses for people anywhere in the world.

Derby Telegraph – The University’s “Big Deal” competition is mentioned.

Also in: Barking and Dagenham Post, Waltham Forest Guardian

Kent News – Mentions that three teachers from The Canterbury Academy will be taking a special postgraduate course with the University, helping them develop expertise in the teaching of Shakespeare.

Stamford Mercury – Former Professor Germaine Greer, English Literature, is going to hold her talk on “The Disappearing Woman” at a festival.

Also in: Bourne Local, Rutland Mercury