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Mon 26 Sep '16
Two senior Jaguar Land Rover staff become Professors at WMG

WMG Chairman Professor Lord Bhattacharyya is proud to announce two new Professors at WMG.

Thu 22 Sep '16
Care home dementia study finds failure to reduce antipsychotic prescribing

Despite government guidelines there has been no reduction in the level of antipsychotic drugs prescribed to dementia patients.

The finding follows the government’s 2009 National Dementia Strategy (NDS), which recommended a review of the medication’s use in light of potential serious side effects.

The research was conducted by a group of academics including Dr David Owen from the University of Warwick and published in the medical journal BMJ Open.

New collaboration between WMG and Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Macedonia

On 22nd September 2016, His Excellency Jovan Donev, the Ambassador of the Republic of Macedonia and Professor Lord Kumar Bhattacharyya, Chairman of WMG at the University of Warwick signed a Memorandum of Understanding.

Different climate change models recommend polar opposite policies

Research has shown that models used by economists to calculate the effects of climate change policies can produce polar opposite recommendations.

Although the effect of man-made pollution has been accepted by climate scientists as causing global warming, there is disagreement on the degree of the effect, and just how to tackle it.

Economists have a vast array of benefit-cost analysis models to choose from to try to work out what the effect of different policies and regulations will have on the Earth’s climate in the future.

Sports Direct has become emblematic of ‘bad jobs Britain’: Mike Ashley needs to stop digging and start listening says Professor Chris Warhurst

Professor Chris Warhurst, Director of Warwick Institute for Employment Research comments on the news that Sports Direct has bowed to shareholder pressure by agreeing to an independent review of its working practices and corporate governance.

University of Warwick receives another top 100 ranking

The University of Warwick has again achieved a top 100 ranking in a major league table.

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