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

    Today's Opportunity: Embedded Marketing

    In this Webcast, Nader Tavassoli, professor of Marketing, explains why marketing is not just about advertising, it's about people as well.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Can Innovation Be Incentivized?

    Rajesh Chandy, Professor of Marketing, Tony and Maureen Wheeler Chair in Entrepreneurship; discusses whether innovation should be incentivized and explains why asymmetric incentives (rewards for success) need to be higher than penalties for failures.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Recession As A Marketing Opportunity

    According to Nirmalya Kumar, Professor of Marketing, recessions can be an excellent time for companies with strong market position to increase their market share as maintaining advertising budgets can give them a disproportionate share of voice.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Emerging Markets And The Upturn

    Emerging markets can represent tremendous opportunities for firms to emerge from the downturn. Rajesh Chandy, Professor of Marketing and Entrepreneurship talks about how some of the most remarkable innovations are happening in emerging markets.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    How Do You Make Your Marketing Budget Work Harder?

    Daniel Goldstein, Assistant Professor of Marketing at London Business School gives insights on how businesses can make the most of their marketing budget.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    How Does Consumer Behaviour Differ In A Downturn?

    In this Webcast, Daniel Goldstein, Assistant Professor of Marketing at London Business School looks at how consumers behave during a downturn.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Simple Rules For Complex Times

    During a recession many companies scale back their marketing, so those who don't are at a distinct advantage. This is because the amount that they spend will be carried further, says Dan Goldstein, Assistant Professor of Marketing.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Marketing Success In A Downturn

    Patrick Barwise, Emeritus Professor of Management and Marketing, explains how the right marketing strategy can turn the downturn into an opportunity.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Customer Focused Marketing: The Key To Unlocking Profits

    This marketing programme aims to help executives from across the business acquire a strategic understanding of key marketing tools and concepts that deliver value to both the customer and the bottom line.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Market Driving Strategies

    Listening to your customers is important, but this marketing programme explains how you can also educate them to understand the leap in benefits you are offering: driving the market forward rather than letting it drive you.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Pricing For Profit

    Marco Bertini explains how to realise and unlock the true potential of pricing and manage price in a competitive environment by integrating pricing strategy across the marketing process.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Growing Your Business

    John Mullins on how to grow your business, manage cash and individuals, and cope with the challenges of rapid growth.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    MBA TV Episode 6

    This webcast lets you take a look at GLAM, the Global Leadership Assessment for Managers. A core course of the MBA Programme, GLAM is the perfect platform for students to identify their current skill set and start developing themselves as global leaders.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    MBA TV Episode 7

    This webcast, features the Industry Careers Fair, when many of the recruiters visit campus to introduce their company and meet students. Watch interviews with Jurek Sikorski, Associate Director of Career Services, recruiters and students.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    MBA TV Episode 8

    This webcast is about 'Meet the Marketers', an event based on the concept of speed dating, giving students valuable face-to-face time with marketers from some of the biggest and best-known companies in the world.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    MBA TV Episode 9

    This year's Women in Business Conference,'Beyond Ideas: Making Global Impact' highlights the impact women are making in the global marketplace and how they are making it. This webcast features interviews with conference attendees, students and alumni.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Professional Service Firms: From Experts To Advisors

    Dominic Houlder, Adjunct Professor of Strategic and International Management tells B2B and Professional Service firms that if they want to be a winner in the current climate they need to move away from being experts towards being a client's adviser.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Promise Based Management At Garanti Bank

    In the second of his three part series of the webcasts talking with Akin Ongar, Associate Professor of Management Practice Don Sull listens to the former Garanti Bank CEO discuss how introducing "Oral contracts" helped increase efficiency and transparency.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Sadler's Wells Theatre Case Study

    Freek Vermeulen, Associate Professor of Strategic and International Management, highlights the strategic lessons to be learned from a case study of London's successful Sadler's Wells theatre.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    School Film

    London Business School is consistently ranked as one of the top business schools in the world, and is committed to becoming the pre-eminent global business school.

    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

    Today's Opportunity: Embedded Marketing

    In this Webcast, Nader Tavassoli, professor of Marketing, explains why marketing is not just about advertising, it's about people as well.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Can Innovation Be Incentivized?

    Rajesh Chandy, Professor of Marketing, Tony and Maureen Wheeler Chair in Entrepreneurship; discusses whether innovation should be incentivized and explains why asymmetric incentives (rewards for success) need to be higher than penalties for failures.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Recession As A Marketing Opportunity

    According to Nirmalya Kumar, Professor of Marketing, recessions can be an excellent time for companies with strong market position to increase their market share as maintaining advertising budgets can give them a disproportionate share of voice.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Emerging Markets And The Upturn

    Emerging markets can represent tremendous opportunities for firms to emerge from the downturn. Rajesh Chandy, Professor of Marketing and Entrepreneurship talks about how some of the most remarkable innovations are happening in emerging markets.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    How Do You Make Your Marketing Budget Work Harder?

    Daniel Goldstein, Assistant Professor of Marketing at London Business School gives insights on how businesses can make the most of their marketing budget.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    How Does Consumer Behaviour Differ In A Downturn?

    In this Webcast, Daniel Goldstein, Assistant Professor of Marketing at London Business School looks at how consumers behave during a downturn.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Simple Rules For Complex Times

    During a recession many companies scale back their marketing, so those who don't are at a distinct advantage. This is because the amount that they spend will be carried further, says Dan Goldstein, Assistant Professor of Marketing.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Marketing Success In A Downturn

    Patrick Barwise, Emeritus Professor of Management and Marketing, explains how the right marketing strategy can turn the downturn into an opportunity.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Customer Focused Marketing: The Key To Unlocking Profits

    This marketing programme aims to help executives from across the business acquire a strategic understanding of key marketing tools and concepts that deliver value to both the customer and the bottom line.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Market Driving Strategies

    Listening to your customers is important, but this marketing programme explains how you can also educate them to understand the leap in benefits you are offering: driving the market forward rather than letting it drive you.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Pricing For Profit

    Marco Bertini explains how to realise and unlock the true potential of pricing and manage price in a competitive environment by integrating pricing strategy across the marketing process.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Growing Your Business

    John Mullins on how to grow your business, manage cash and individuals, and cope with the challenges of rapid growth.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    MBA TV Episode 6

    This webcast lets you take a look at GLAM, the Global Leadership Assessment for Managers. A core course of the MBA Programme, GLAM is the perfect platform for students to identify their current skill set and start developing themselves as global leaders.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    MBA TV Episode 7

    This webcast, features the Industry Careers Fair, when many of the recruiters visit campus to introduce their company and meet students. Watch interviews with Jurek Sikorski, Associate Director of Career Services, recruiters and students.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    MBA TV Episode 8

    This webcast is about 'Meet the Marketers', an event based on the concept of speed dating, giving students valuable face-to-face time with marketers from some of the biggest and best-known companies in the world.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    MBA TV Episode 9

    This year's Women in Business Conference,'Beyond Ideas: Making Global Impact' highlights the impact women are making in the global marketplace and how they are making it. This webcast features interviews with conference attendees, students and alumni.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Professional Service Firms: From Experts To Advisors

    Dominic Houlder, Adjunct Professor of Strategic and International Management tells B2B and Professional Service firms that if they want to be a winner in the current climate they need to move away from being experts towards being a client's adviser.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Promise Based Management At Garanti Bank

    In the second of his three part series of the webcasts talking with Akin Ongar, Associate Professor of Management Practice Don Sull listens to the former Garanti Bank CEO discuss how introducing "Oral contracts" helped increase efficiency and transparency.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Sadler's Wells Theatre Case Study

    Freek Vermeulen, Associate Professor of Strategic and International Management, highlights the strategic lessons to be learned from a case study of London's successful Sadler's Wells theatre.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    School Film

    London Business School is consistently ranked as one of the top business schools in the world, and is committed to becoming the pre-eminent global business school.

    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