HOME TheInfoList.com
Providing Lists of Related Topics to Help You Find Great Stuff
[::MainTopicLength::#1500] [::ListTopicLength::#1000] [::ListLength::#15] [::ListAdRepeat::#3]

picture info

University Of Buckingham
The UNIVERSITY OF BUCKINGHAM (UB) is a non-profit, private university in the UK and the oldest of the country's five private universities. It is located in Buckingham
Buckingham
, England, and was founded as the UNIVERSITY COLLEGE AT BUCKINGHAM (UCB) in 1973, admitting its first students in 1976. It was granted university status by royal charter in 1983. The university was closely linked to Margaret Thatcher
Margaret Thatcher
, who as Education Secretary oversaw the creation of the university college in 1973, and as Prime Minister was instrumental in elevating it to a university in 1983 – thus creating the first private university in the UK. When she retired from politics in 1992, Margaret Thatcher became the university's second chancellor , a post she held until 1998
[...More...]

"University Of Buckingham" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Canary Wharf Group
CANARY WHARF GROUP PLC is a British property company headquartered in London
London
, England
England
. It is the owner and developer of nearly 100 acres (0.40 km2) of property at Canary Wharf
Canary Wharf
and elsewhere in London. Over the last 10 years it has constructed more office space in London
London
than any other developer. The group owns 7,900,000 square feet (730,000 m2) of property which is worth £4.9 billion, of which 95.6% was let as of 30 June 2012. CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Structure * 3 Relationship with TfL * 4 Property portfolio * 5 See also * 6 References * 7 External links HISTORYThe company was formed in 1993 as Canary Wharf
Canary Wharf
Limited to acquire the former assets of Olympia and York
Olympia and York
from its Administrator
[...More...]

"Canary Wharf Group" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

The Times
THE TIMES is a British daily (Monday to Saturday) national newspaper based in London, England. It began in 1785 under the title THE DAILY UNIVERSAL REGISTER, adopting its current name on 1 January 1788. The Times and its sister paper The Sunday Times
The Sunday Times
(founded in 1821) are published by Times Newspapers, since 1981 a subsidiary of News UK , itself wholly owned by News Corp
News Corp
. The Times
The Times
and The Sunday Times
The Sunday Times
do not share editorial staff, were founded independently and have only had common ownership since 1967
[...More...]

"The Times" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Prudential Plc
PRUDENTIAL PLC is a British multinational life insurance and financial services company headquartered in London , United Kingdom . It was founded in London in May 1848 as The Prudential Mutual Assurance Investment and Loan Association to provide loans to professional and working people. Prudential has 24 million life customers. It owns Jackson National Life Insurance Company , which is one of the largest life insurance providers in the United States, and M"> Holborn Bars—Traditional home of Prudential The company was first listed on the London Stock Exchange in 1978. In 1986, Prudential acquired the American insurer Jackson National Life . In 1997, Prudential acquired Scottish Amicable, a business founded in 1826 in Glasgow as the West of Scotland Life Insurance Company, for £1.75bn. In 1998, Prudential set up Egg , an internet bank within the UK
[...More...]

"Prudential Plc" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Master's Degrees
A MASTER\'S DEGREE (from Latin
Latin
magister) is a second-cycle academic degree awarded by universities or colleges upon completion of a course of study demonstrating mastery or a high-order overview of a specific field of study or area of professional practice . A master's degree normally requires previous study at the bachelor\'s level, either as a separate degree or as part of an integrated course. Within the area studied, master's graduates are expected to possess advanced knowledge of a specialized body of theoretical and applied topics; high order skills in analysis , critical evaluation , or professional application; and the ability to solve complex problems and think rigorously and independently
[...More...]

"Master's Degrees" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Rio Tinto Group
RIO TINTO is an Australian-British multinational and one of the world's largest metals and mining corporations. The company was founded in 1873, when a multinational consortium of investors purchased a mine complex on the Rio Tinto , in Huelva , Spain, from the Spanish government. Since then, the company has grown through a long series of mergers and acquisitions to place itself among the world leaders in the production of many commodities, including aluminium, iron ore, copper, uranium, coal, and diamonds. Although primarily focused on extraction of minerals, Rio Tinto also has significant operations in refining, particularly for refining bauxite and iron ore. The company has operations on six continents, but is mainly concentrated in Australia and Canada, and owns its mining operations through a complex web of wholly and partly owned subsidiaries
[...More...]

"Rio Tinto Group" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

European School Of Economics
The EUROPEAN SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS (ESE) is a private business school which offers UK bachelors and masters degrees and specialized short programmes at its campuses in London
London
, New York City
New York City
, Milan
Milan
, Rome
Rome
, Florence
Florence
and Madrid
Madrid
. Specifically, ESE students can earn a BBA (Hons) in Marketing
Marketing
, Finance
Finance
, Management , or Media and Communications
Communications
; an MSc in Finance, Management or Marketing; or an MBA in Business Administration
[...More...]

"European School Of Economics" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Elizabeth II
ELIZABETH II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary; born 21 April 1926) has been Queen of the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
, Canada
Canada
, Australia
Australia
, and New Zealand since 6 February 1952. Additionally, she is Head of the Commonwealth and queen of 12 countries that have become independent since her accession: Jamaica
Jamaica
, Barbados
Barbados
, the Bahamas , Grenada
Grenada
, Papua New Guinea , Solomon Islands
Solomon Islands
, Tuvalu
Tuvalu
, Saint Lucia
Saint Lucia
, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines , Belize
Belize
, Antigua and Barbuda , and Saint Kitts and Nevis
[...More...]

"Elizabeth II" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Harry Ferns
H S FERNS, or Harry Ferns (16 December 1913 - 19 February 1992), was a Canadian born historian of Anglo-Argentine relations although he is chiefly remembered for the critical biography of Canadian prime minister William Lyon Mackenzie King
William Lyon Mackenzie King
that he co-authored with Bernard Ostry , The Age of Mackenzie King: The Rise of the Leader (Heinemann, 1955). REFERENCES * ^ Dummitt, Christopher (2010). "Harry Ferns, Bernard Ostry and the Age of Mackenzie King: Liberal Orthodoxy and its Discontents in the 1950s". Labour/Le Travail. 66 (Fall/Autumn): 107–139. * ^ Ferns, H S (1983). Reading from left to right: one man's political journey. Toronto. * ^ Macquarrie, Heath N.; H. S. Ferns; B. Ostry (1957). "The Age of Mackenzie King: The Rise of the Leader". The Canadian Journal of Economics and Political Science. 23 (2): 276. ISSN 0315-4890 . doi :10.2307/138696 . * ^ Mansergh, Nicholas; H. S. Ferns; B. Ostry (1956)
[...More...]

"Harry Ferns" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

British Academy
The BRITISH ACADEMY is the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
's national academy for the humanities and the social sciences . It receives an annual grant from the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS). In 2014/15 the British Academy's total income was £33,100,000, including £27,000,000 from BIS. £32,900,000 was distributed during the year in research grants, awards and charitable activities. The British Academy
British Academy
was established in 1902 and received its Royal Charter in the same year. It is now a fellowship of more than 900 leading scholars spanning all disciplines across the humanities and social sciences. The Academy is a self-governing and independent registered charity, based at 10–11 Carlton House Terrace
Carlton House Terrace
in London
[...More...]

"British Academy" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

Institute Of Economic Affairs
The INSTITUTE OF ECONOMIC AFFAIRS (IEA) is a think tank based in Westminster
Westminster
, London, United Kingdom. Founded by businessman Antony Fisher in 1955, it promotes free market economics. It publishes a magazine, books, and holds lectures regularly. CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Publications * 2.1 Research * 2.2 Books and papers * 3 Events * 4 Funding * 5 Notable people * 5.1 Honorary Fellows * 5.2 Personnel and fellows * 5.3 Directors-General * 6 See also * 7 References * 8 Further reading * 9 External links HISTORYIn 1945, Antony Fisher read a summary of The Road to Serfdom by Friedrich Hayek
Friedrich Hayek
. Later that year, Fisher visited Hayek at the London School of Economics. Hayek dissuaded Fisher from embarking on a political and parliamentary career to try to prevent the spread of socialism and central planning
[...More...]

"Institute Of Economic Affairs" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Libertarianism
LIBERTARIANISM (Latin : liber, "free") is a collection of political philosophies and movements that uphold liberty as a core principle. Libertarians seek to maximize political freedom and autonomy , emphasizing freedom of choice , voluntary association , individual judgment, and self-ownership . Libertarians share a skepticism of authority and state power. However, they diverge on the scope of their opposition to existing political and economic systems. Various schools of libertarian thought offer a range of views regarding the legitimate functions of state and private power , often calling to restrict or to dissolve coercive social institutions . Some libertarians advocate laissez-faire capitalism and strong private property rights, such as in land, infrastructure, and natural resources
[...More...]

"Libertarianism" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Grosvenor Place
GROSVENOR PLACE is a street in London
London
, running from Hyde Park Corner down the west side of Buckingham Palace
Buckingham Palace
gardens, and joining lower Grosvenor Place
Grosvenor Place
where there are some cafes and restaurants. It joins Grosvenor Gardens to the south, which links it to Victoria railway station . At No
[...More...]

"Grosvenor Place" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

University Chancellor
A CHANCELLOR is a leader of a college or university, usually either the executive or ceremonial head of the university or of a university campus. In most Commonwealth and former Commonwealth nations, the chancellor is usually a ceremonial non-resident head of the university. In such institutions, the chief executive of a university is the VICE-CHANCELLOR, who may carry an additional title, such as "president if not, this duty is often held by a chairman who may be known as a pro-chancellor. In many countries, the administrative and educational head of the university is known as the president, principal or rector . In the United States, the head of a university is most commonly a university president. In U.S. university systems that have more than one affiliated university or campus, the executive head of a specific campus may have the title of chancellor and report to the overall system's president, or vice versa
[...More...]

"University Chancellor" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Prime Minister Of The United Kingdom
The PRIME MINISTER OF THE UNITED KINGDOM is the head of Her Majesty\'s Government in the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
. The Prime Minister (sometimes informally abbreviated to PM) and Cabinet (consisting of all the most senior ministers , most of whom are government department heads) are collectively accountable for their policies and actions to the Monarch , to Parliament , to their political party and ultimately to the electorate . The office is one of the Great Offices of State . The current holder of the office, Theresa May
Theresa May
, leader of the Conservative Party , was appointed by the Queen on 13 July 2016
[...More...]

"Prime Minister Of The United Kingdom" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo

picture info

Vice-Chancellor
A CHANCELLOR is a leader of a college or university, usually either the executive or ceremonial head of the university or of a university campus. In most Commonwealth and former Commonwealth nations, the chancellor is usually a ceremonial non-resident head of the university. In such institutions, the chief executive of a university is the VICE-CHANCELLOR, who may carry an additional title, such as "president if not, this duty is often held by a chairman who may be known as a pro-chancellor. In many countries, the administrative and educational head of the university is known as the president, principal or rector . In the United States, the head of a university is most commonly a university president. In U.S. university systems that have more than one affiliated university or campus, the executive head of a specific campus may have the title of chancellor and report to the overall system's president, or vice versa
[...More...]

"Vice-Chancellor" on:
Wikipedia
Google
Yahoo
.