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A little boy with a surprised expression on his face

Verbal deception study

Children with good memories are better liars, research shows

20 June 2015: Children who benefit from a good memory are much better at covering up lies, researchers from the University have discovered.

Understanding verbal memory

Blood cancer study

Arthritis drug could be used to treat blood cancer sufferers

7 July 2015: Our scientists have found that a new arthritis drug could help blood cancer patients.

Treating blood cancer
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SPERI report

Government has failed to ‘rebalance’ the British economy, report finds

7 July 2015: Government efforts to ‘rebalance’ the UK economy were largely unsuccessful.

Rebalancing the economy

Expert comment

G7: Greek economy needs much more than just a debt deal

Our experts in entrepreneurship argue that Greek debt will not be tackled by cutting government spending alone.

Greek economy
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