Workshop: Introduction to altmetrics & PlumX

Workshop: Introduction to altmetrics & PlumX

While traditional metrics (such as the h-index, citation counts and the journal impact factor) demonstrate the research impact of your articles, altmetrics can provide a means of showing the broader influence of your work, including your articles, books, conference proceedings, presentations, source codes and more, in the social realm.
Come to our workshop to find out ways to take advantage of altmetrics for your CV, grant applications and promotion & tenure portfolio.

Financial Innovation and Global Economic Welfare

Financial Innovation and Global Economic Welfare

Through historical examples, it was demonstrated that crisis can induce implementation of financial innovations, which not only address the challenges of the crisis but also provide permanent benefits to the economy.  Join this talk to hear sharing from Emeritus Professor Robert C. Merton, Winner of the Alfred Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 1997.

Reactions to Brexit

Reactions to Brexit

Britain voted to leave EU on Thursday 23 June 2016. After the announcement and throughout Friday the pound plummeted against all of the major currencies. With a weakened pound, imports will become expensive, thus most likely triggring inflation. With inflation, the Central Bank will need to increase interest rates to keep inflation low. See what Economist Experts had to say about the brexit.