Radical plans to overhaul the NHS are flawed and must be redrawn, according to one of the UK's leading research groups on innovation in health services.

A 2010 general election debates roundtable event facilitated by the Institute of Communications Studies and Leeds University Business School.

Wisdom has it that employee-owned firms are small, undercapitalised and less efficient than conventional firms. The success of the John Lewis Partnership, the story goes, must be the exception.

Private equity-backed buyouts are less likely to fail than non private equity-backed buyouts, according to a report published today by a team of academics.

The University is taking part in an event bringing together 100 of the region's business leaders to meet 100 business-focused academics from all the regional universities.