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Future of healthcare pay-for-performance schemes in doubt

Wednesday, 20 August 2014, 11:49 am | Warwick Business School

The effectiveness of the widespread use of pay-for-performance schemes in hospitals has been thrown into doubt by new research revealing reductions in patient death rates are just a short-term effect. More >>

Sticking to NY's resolutions does not depend on will power

Friday, 17 January 2014, 4:00 pm | Warwick Business School

Those struggling to stick to their New Year’s resolution might take comfort in scientists’ assertion that will power has very little to do with a person’s character. More >>

No Performance Boost from Private-equity Buy-outs

Tuesday, 4 June 2013, 3:48 pm | Warwick Business School

Firms taken over by a private-equity buy-out see their performance fall even further behind their industry rivals, according to a new study. More >>

Unemployment In Cyprus Will "Double" After Bailout

Wednesday, 27 March 2013, 10:33 am | Warwick Business School

Warwick Business School Professor Hari Tsoukas has warned unemployment could double to 30 per cent in Cyprus following the nation’s bailout. The 10bn euro rescue plan agreed by the European Union and Cypriot MPs will see depositors with more than 100,000 ... More >>

'Status Quo Bias' Affecting Take Up Rate For Bowel Screening

Tuesday, 19 March 2013, 11:41 am | Warwick Business School

The NHS has to overcome people’s ‘status-quo bias’ if it is to increase the number of screenings for bowel cancer. More >>


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