Media Coverage

2018 Media Coverage

Members of the department are regularly featured in the media, below is a selection of coverage for 2018:

January 2018

Professor Jonathan Haskel’s book Capitalism without Capital: The Rise of the Intangible Economy (co-authored with Stian Westlake) has been named one of the Books of the Year by both The Economist and Financial Times.

https://www.economist.com/news/books-and-arts/21732078-best-books-2017-are-about-music-nicotine-and-tsunami-japan-books

https://www.ft.com/content/838ecc26-d62c-11e7-8c9a-d9c0a5c8d5c9

Professor Jonathan Haskel was interviewed on BBC Radio 4’s Start the Week about the themes of his new book, Capitalism without Capital: The Rise of the Intangible Economy (co-authored with Stian Westlake).

You can listen to the piece again on BBC iplayer and the interview starts at 11: 12: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b09hp2dr.

The book was also reviewed in The Economist’s arts and books pages: https://www.economist.com/news/books-and-arts/21732512-phrase-you-will-hear-lot-more-years-come-intangible?frsc=dg%7Ce

Professor Jonathan Haskel’s Capitalism Without Capital: The Rise of the Intangible Economy continues to draw plaudits, this time from David Smith, Economics Editor of The Times.

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/book-review-capitalism-without-capital-the-rise-of-the-intangible-economy-by-jonathan-haskel-and-stian-westlake-bfcj787lz

Professor Haskel’s book was also referenced in an article about soft power, in Italian daily Corriere Della Sera…

http://www.corriere.it/opinioni/17_dicembre_26/soft-power-ci-salvera-politica-permettendo-316090da-ea0c-11e7-9b28-00bf098db776.shtml?refresh_ce-cp

…as well as US political daily The Hill, in a piece looking at Donald Trump’s national security strategy in the context of globalisation…

http://thehill.com/opinion/national-security/367055-trumps-national-security-strategy-misses-the-mark-on-globalization

…and finally in The Economic Times (India), in which an excerpt was published.

https://blogs.economictimes.indiatimes.com/et-citings/intangible-resources/

Professor Haskell was also quoted in a piece in The Financial Times looking at the sharing economy.

https://www.ft.com/content/c97eaa72-eaf8-11e7-bd17-521324c81e23

Omar Merlo was recently interviewed for a CIM article on why marketers must set business goals:

https://exchange.cim.co.uk/editorial/why-marketers-must-set-business-goals/

Professor George Yip took part in a panel discussion at Fortune’s Brainstorm Tech International conference in China, talking about how Chinese educators can encourage their students to think more creatively.

http://fortune.com/2017/12/05/china-education-creativity/