London Business School

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Bank Mergers And Diversification: Implications For Competition Policy

    This paper analyses competition and mergers among risk averse banks. The authors show that the correlation between the shocks to the demand for loans and the shocks to the supply of deposits induces a strategic interdependence between the two sides of the market. The authors characterize the role of diversification...

    Provided By London Business School

  • White Papers // May 2010

    The Impact Of Private Equity Ownership On Portfolio Firms' Corporate Tax Planning

    This paper investigates whether private equity (PE) firms influence the tax practices of their portfolio firms. Prior research documents that PE firms create economic value in portfolio firms through effective governance, financial, and operational engineering. Given PE firms' focus on value creation, the author examines whether PE firms influence the...

    Provided By London Business School

  • White Papers // May 2010

    Political Connections, SEC Enforcement And Accounting Quality

    This paper examines whether firms and executives that have built political connections through political contributions and lobbying face lower enforcement costs by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Firms with low accounting quality have greater political expenses on average. They increase these expenditures during the period of misreporting and are...

    Provided By London Business School

  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Market Reaction To Securitization Retained Interest Impairments During The Financial Crisis Of 2007-2008

    In this study, the authors investigate equity market reactions to the announcement of impairments of retained interests arising from asset securitizations made by financial institutions during the Financial Crisis of 2007-2008. In the past two decades, asset securitizations were used extensively by financial institutions as an indirect means of borrowing...

    Provided By London Business School

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Risk Management Starts At The Top

    Where were the boards of directors of the world's largest financial firms when their managements were loading up on risky collateralized debt obligations and structured investment vehicles? What happened to the risk-management procedures laid out in their corporate governance guidelines? The authors have found a strong correlation between the size...

    Provided By London Business School

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Staffing Agencies: Know Your Workers

    As the world of work has changed to one in which companies aim at being lean, maintaining large full-time workforces is no longer desirable for many firms. Moreover, especially in the rapidly growing IT field, companies in need of skilled specialist workers do not necessarily have the staff in place...

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Private Label Share In A downturn

    Nirmalya Kumar, Professor of Marketing, draws on his research to examine what happens to private label shares during recessions and how market share can be defended in challenging times.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Remaining Innovative Through Good And Bad Times

    Rajesh Chandy, Professor of Marketing and Tony and Maureen Wheeler Chair in Entrepreneurship discusses why managers need to focus on the future in order to help an organisation remain innovative through difficult and prosperous times.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Navigating Through The Downturn

    To fully understand the nature of the current downturn, the policy challenge it represents and how the economy is likely to evolve we need to examine where this crisis came from.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Where Have All The Good Times Gone?

    On 14 October, four members of London Business School's economics faculty shared their perspectives on 'The World Economy: Where have all the good times gone?'

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Is The Global Market Economy Broken?

    Andrew Scott, Professor of Economics at London Business School examines whether the global market economy is broken, or if it can be fixed.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Is Globalisation Falling Apart?

    Helene Rey, London Business School Chaired Professor of Economics, looks at the drop in international transactions and examines whether international trade flows and international financial flows point towards a collapse of globalization.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    How Will The Current Crisis Shape The Global Business Environment In The Near Future?

    Helene Rey, Professor of Economics, argues that the policy responses we have seen since the start of the current crisis are so big that they will shape the global business environment for the next five to ten years.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Realising Business Performance Through IT

    Peter Hinssen helps business people unlock the potential of IT and develop a technology strategy that will help create more innovation in their organisations as well as guide them in managing and planning the use of IT.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Lynda Gratton - Hot Spots

    What you as an individual and your company can do to help create 'Hot Spots' of innovation and energy within your organisation...

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Fixing The Financial System

    Julian Franks, Professor of Finance at London Business School, discusses why we cannot wait to fix the financial system, despite not fully understanding the origins of the crisis.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Hoare Govett Small Companies Index Report, Published By RBS

    Mid and small-cap companies had their best share price performance since 1977, according to new research by Professors Dimson and Marsh.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Accelerated Development Programme

    Designed to facilitate the transition of senior functional managers into business leaders, the Accelerated Development programme equips you to become a highly effective general manager.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Career Enhancement And Opportunities

    Associate Dean, Sabine Vinck explains how the Masters in Finance programme allows students to re-invent themselves. Students talk about expanding their skill sets and gaining confidence to move into a different field within finance.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Career Services

    The experienced Career Services team will help equip you with the skills you need to realize your potential and secure your next position.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Career Services For Masters In Finance Students

    Associate Director of Career Services, Lara Berkowitz talks about career services for Masters in Finance students. Students talk about career counselling, having the opportunity to network with companies on campus, and the support of Career Services.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Degree Programmes CNN Advert

    Studying here gave me the confidence to start my own business, Tony Wheeler (MSc05), Founder of LonelyPlanet, explains in the School's new TV adverts which launched in October 2009 and run on CNN EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa).

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Discussions Around The Round Table At Garanti Bank

    Don Sull speaks with former Garanti Bank CEO Akin Ongor about forming round table groups so that top managers would work together to align the priorities of the organisation.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    EMBA - An Employer's Perspective

    The programme format enables you to improve your performance immediately and have real impact in your company, to demonstrate your new knowledge and skills, monitor their effectiveness, and build upon them.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Emerging Leaders Programme - Faculty Video

    In this webcast, Associate Professor of Accounting Irem Tuna and Assistant Professor of Marketing Anja Lambrecht discuss the Emerging Leaders Programme.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Executive Education CNN Advert

    The SEP programme strengthened my position as a leader and helped me get through what have been some pretty challenging times economically, Philip Stockton(SEP65) shares his thoughts on the School's Senior Executive Programme in a new CNN advert.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Henri Servaes - What Impact Will A Takeover Have On Your Market

    This webcast explains about the repercussions on other companies within an industry when one company is targeted for a hostile takeover...

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    How Will The Executive MBA Impact My Career?

    The Executive MBA is a transformational experience, both personally and professionally. Executive MBA alumni discuss how the programme helped turn their career aspirations into reality.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Dean's Welcome Film

    Professor Sir Andrew Likierman, Dean of London Business School, describes what makes the School a unique place to study - whether as a student or an executive education participant.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The EMBA Story

    People choose to undertake an EMBA for a number of different reasons. Meet some students on the programme and share in the highlights of their personal journey.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Emerging Leaders Programme Experience

    See the Emerging Leaders Programme for yourself. Hear from participants as they experience the ELP and gain an insight into the programme's key themes.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Masters In Finance Alumni Experience

    This webcast is about three alumnis talking about the benefits of the Masters in Finance programme; how the programme has helped their careers; the quality of teaching and students; Career Services; and the benefits of the alumni network.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Masters In Finance Learning Experience

    This webcast explains the format of the Masters in Finance programme and the electives and concentrations it covers. Students talk about the cutting-edge teaching, quality of the faculty and the balance between theory and practice in the programme.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Response Of London Business School To The Downturn

    In this webcast, Professor Sir Andrew Likierman, Dean of London Business School discusses the School's response to the economic downturn.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Student Journey

    Meet a selection of students reflecting on their EMBA experience at graduation. Learn more about the personal rewards, commitments and how the EMBA will impact their career development.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Top Tip: Assessing Your Motivations For Applying

    The Admission teams are always interested in hearing what your motivations are for applying. Watch this webcast to find out why understanding your motivations can go a long way towards producing a successful application.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Top Tip: Funding The Executive MBA

    An EMBA 2009 student, Jen Ladwig talks about the various funding options available to help you finance your Executive MBA.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Top Tip: Preparing A Successful Application

    Your unique experiences and personal qualities are as vital as your skills and professional track record. Here, EMBA alumni share their thoughts on how best to approach the application so it is a true reflection of you and your achievements.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Top Tip: Preparing Your Family, Friends And Employer

    The Executive MBA is a rewarding experience. To get the most out of the programme, it is important to gain the support from your family, friends and employer before you start.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Top Tip: Researching The Executive MBA

    Before you embark on a programme of study, it is vital that you have done your research. EMBA alumni provide their tips on how best to research the programme.

    Provided By London Business School

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Staffing Agencies: Know Your Workers

    As the world of work has changed to one in which companies aim at being lean, maintaining large full-time workforces is no longer desirable for many firms. Moreover, especially in the rapidly growing IT field, companies in need of skilled specialist workers do not necessarily have the staff in place...

    Provided By London Business School

  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Market Reaction To Securitization Retained Interest Impairments During The Financial Crisis Of 2007-2008

    In this study, the authors investigate equity market reactions to the announcement of impairments of retained interests arising from asset securitizations made by financial institutions during the Financial Crisis of 2007-2008. In the past two decades, asset securitizations were used extensively by financial institutions as an indirect means of borrowing...

    Provided By London Business School

  • White Papers // May 2010

    The Impact Of Private Equity Ownership On Portfolio Firms' Corporate Tax Planning

    This paper investigates whether private equity (PE) firms influence the tax practices of their portfolio firms. Prior research documents that PE firms create economic value in portfolio firms through effective governance, financial, and operational engineering. Given PE firms' focus on value creation, the author examines whether PE firms influence the...

    Provided By London Business School

  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    When Talk Is "Free": An Analysis Of Subscriber Behavior Under Two - And Three-Part Tariffs

    In many service industries, firms introduce three-part tariffs to replace or complement existing two-part tariffs. While both two- and three-part tariffs have been studied in the extant literature, there have been no empirical studies of customer choice and usage when both types of tariffs are on offer. The results show...

    Provided By London Business School

  • White Papers // May 2010

    Political Connections, SEC Enforcement And Accounting Quality

    This paper examines whether firms and executives that have built political connections through political contributions and lobbying face lower enforcement costs by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Firms with low accounting quality have greater political expenses on average. They increase these expenditures during the period of misreporting and are...

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Private Label Share In A downturn

    Nirmalya Kumar, Professor of Marketing, draws on his research to examine what happens to private label shares during recessions and how market share can be defended in challenging times.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Remaining Innovative Through Good And Bad Times

    Rajesh Chandy, Professor of Marketing and Tony and Maureen Wheeler Chair in Entrepreneurship discusses why managers need to focus on the future in order to help an organisation remain innovative through difficult and prosperous times.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Navigating Through The Downturn

    To fully understand the nature of the current downturn, the policy challenge it represents and how the economy is likely to evolve we need to examine where this crisis came from.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Where Have All The Good Times Gone?

    On 14 October, four members of London Business School's economics faculty shared their perspectives on 'The World Economy: Where have all the good times gone?'

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Is The Global Market Economy Broken?

    Andrew Scott, Professor of Economics at London Business School examines whether the global market economy is broken, or if it can be fixed.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Is Globalisation Falling Apart?

    Helene Rey, London Business School Chaired Professor of Economics, looks at the drop in international transactions and examines whether international trade flows and international financial flows point towards a collapse of globalization.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    How Will The Current Crisis Shape The Global Business Environment In The Near Future?

    Helene Rey, Professor of Economics, argues that the policy responses we have seen since the start of the current crisis are so big that they will shape the global business environment for the next five to ten years.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Realising Business Performance Through IT

    Peter Hinssen helps business people unlock the potential of IT and develop a technology strategy that will help create more innovation in their organisations as well as guide them in managing and planning the use of IT.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Lynda Gratton - Hot Spots

    What you as an individual and your company can do to help create 'Hot Spots' of innovation and energy within your organisation...

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Fixing The Financial System

    Julian Franks, Professor of Finance at London Business School, discusses why we cannot wait to fix the financial system, despite not fully understanding the origins of the crisis.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Hoare Govett Small Companies Index Report, Published By RBS

    Mid and small-cap companies had their best share price performance since 1977, according to new research by Professors Dimson and Marsh.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Accelerated Development Programme

    Designed to facilitate the transition of senior functional managers into business leaders, the Accelerated Development programme equips you to become a highly effective general manager.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Career Enhancement And Opportunities

    Associate Dean, Sabine Vinck explains how the Masters in Finance programme allows students to re-invent themselves. Students talk about expanding their skill sets and gaining confidence to move into a different field within finance.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Career Services

    The experienced Career Services team will help equip you with the skills you need to realize your potential and secure your next position.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Career Services For Masters In Finance Students

    Associate Director of Career Services, Lara Berkowitz talks about career services for Masters in Finance students. Students talk about career counselling, having the opportunity to network with companies on campus, and the support of Career Services.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Degree Programmes CNN Advert

    Studying here gave me the confidence to start my own business, Tony Wheeler (MSc05), Founder of LonelyPlanet, explains in the School's new TV adverts which launched in October 2009 and run on CNN EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa).

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Discussions Around The Round Table At Garanti Bank

    Don Sull speaks with former Garanti Bank CEO Akin Ongor about forming round table groups so that top managers would work together to align the priorities of the organisation.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    EMBA - An Employer's Perspective

    The programme format enables you to improve your performance immediately and have real impact in your company, to demonstrate your new knowledge and skills, monitor their effectiveness, and build upon them.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Emerging Leaders Programme - Faculty Video

    In this webcast, Associate Professor of Accounting Irem Tuna and Assistant Professor of Marketing Anja Lambrecht discuss the Emerging Leaders Programme.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Executive Education CNN Advert

    The SEP programme strengthened my position as a leader and helped me get through what have been some pretty challenging times economically, Philip Stockton(SEP65) shares his thoughts on the School's Senior Executive Programme in a new CNN advert.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Henri Servaes - What Impact Will A Takeover Have On Your Market

    This webcast explains about the repercussions on other companies within an industry when one company is targeted for a hostile takeover...

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    How Will The Executive MBA Impact My Career?

    The Executive MBA is a transformational experience, both personally and professionally. Executive MBA alumni discuss how the programme helped turn their career aspirations into reality.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Dean's Welcome Film

    Professor Sir Andrew Likierman, Dean of London Business School, describes what makes the School a unique place to study - whether as a student or an executive education participant.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The EMBA Story

    People choose to undertake an EMBA for a number of different reasons. Meet some students on the programme and share in the highlights of their personal journey.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Emerging Leaders Programme Experience

    See the Emerging Leaders Programme for yourself. Hear from participants as they experience the ELP and gain an insight into the programme's key themes.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Masters In Finance Alumni Experience

    This webcast is about three alumnis talking about the benefits of the Masters in Finance programme; how the programme has helped their careers; the quality of teaching and students; Career Services; and the benefits of the alumni network.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Masters In Finance Learning Experience

    This webcast explains the format of the Masters in Finance programme and the electives and concentrations it covers. Students talk about the cutting-edge teaching, quality of the faculty and the balance between theory and practice in the programme.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Response Of London Business School To The Downturn

    In this webcast, Professor Sir Andrew Likierman, Dean of London Business School discusses the School's response to the economic downturn.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Student Journey

    Meet a selection of students reflecting on their EMBA experience at graduation. Learn more about the personal rewards, commitments and how the EMBA will impact their career development.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Top Tip: Assessing Your Motivations For Applying

    The Admission teams are always interested in hearing what your motivations are for applying. Watch this webcast to find out why understanding your motivations can go a long way towards producing a successful application.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Top Tip: Funding The Executive MBA

    An EMBA 2009 student, Jen Ladwig talks about the various funding options available to help you finance your Executive MBA.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Top Tip: Preparing A Successful Application

    Your unique experiences and personal qualities are as vital as your skills and professional track record. Here, EMBA alumni share their thoughts on how best to approach the application so it is a true reflection of you and your achievements.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Top Tip: Preparing Your Family, Friends And Employer

    The Executive MBA is a rewarding experience. To get the most out of the programme, it is important to gain the support from your family, friends and employer before you start.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Top Tip: Researching The Executive MBA

    Before you embark on a programme of study, it is vital that you have done your research. EMBA alumni provide their tips on how best to research the programme.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Top Tip: Selecting Your Referees

    Hearing other people's perspective on how you perform professionally and academically adds a new dimension to your EMBA application. Watch this webcast to find out who you should approach and when.

    Provided By London Business School