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Guide for Authors

Guide for Authors

Working Papers
The working paper series is to encourage publication of the research within the BRI. The main purpose of the working paper series is to encourage publication of the research within the group. Abstracts will also be included on the BRI website to promote our work. At least one author must be a member of the BRI. Word Count: Please do not exceed 10,000 words Title: Please include a title that describes the work and its focus in less than 20 words on a separate title page. Please include a list of authors and the contact details for the BRI author(s) on this page. Abstract: Please include an extended abstract of up to 300 words which summarises the work on a separate page following the title page. Style:  All papers must…
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Are fraudsters really that clever?

Are fraudsters really that clever?

FEATURES, steve worthington
Fraud in the payments arena has been with us forever. Artifices such as the debasement of gold coins by adding less precious metals, the printing of counterfeit banknotes, the manufacturing of bogus payment cards, are all examples of deception.And fraudsters have evolved just as quickly as have the different payment options – sometimes quicker. Indeed, they could be seen as the epitome of a successful business model with a strategy team, market researchers, operations experts and a flexible workforce. "Despite regular alerts to cardholders about how to avoid being scammed, this is still a .” In an era of organisational realignment and speed of pivot, it could be argued the fraudster business has a lot to teach management gurus. They were agile and fast to market with minimal viable products before these became fixtures…
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Julieanna Powell-Turner

Julieanna Powell-Turner

BRI Academic Staff
Professor Julieanna Powell-Turner is an experienced academic and researcher with over 20 years international experience in environmental sustainability.  Professor Julieanna Powell-Turner is an experienced academic and researcher with over 20 years international experience in environmental sustainability. Her research focuses on the sustainability, security and criticality of resources, and the related risks and vulnerabilities to the supply chain. Julieanna has been an academic since 2005 working mainly within the realms of through life environmental capability with large multi nationals, Governments, and other agencies. Prior to this, she worked for a large UK government research organisation in the area of resource security and management.   Julieanna is an experienced Environmental Scientist with over 20 years UK and overseas experience gained through academia and the private/public sector. Her expertise covers environmental sustainability which builds on her background in environmental science, and in particular resource management.   She has worked on environmental related projects globally for institutions including the Asian Development Bank (ADB), United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Department for International Development (DFiD), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), European Commission, the NDA, and UK government (GCHQ). She has 10+ years' experience of working in international Defence and Sustainability in China…
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Students experience the world of work – virtually

Students experience the world of work – virtually

Chinese, News
A group of students from the University of Chester have marked the completion of their virtual work experience with an online farewell ceremony. With new and different ways of working devised due to the pandemic, a project was trialled to offer students on the Global Digital Entrepreneurship learning programme a virtual work experience internship as part of their studies.The programme is non-credit bearing and supports second career seekers, current entrepreneurs and students to become competent global digital entrepreneurs.The interns were degree and visiting students from the UK and abroad studying at the University of Chester, with one student from the University of Oxford. Students joined the online ceremony from the UK and China.The virtual work experience placements ran for four weeks with a start-up education company to help developing curriculum…
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Letter from Australia: July 2020

Letter from Australia: July 2020

News
Professor Andrew McAuley, CEO IFET, Brisbane, Australia and Advisory Board MemberLetter from Australia: July 2020 We all have already recognised that 2020 is not what we thought it was going to be. Wherever we started the year, this is not the place we thought we would be by July. Being a good Celt I was at Stirling Castle, in Scotland, watching the fireworks with my daughter and her sister, full of optimism for the year ahead as many of us are at that time of year. Now we have come to have to recognise many new words and phrases as they enter our common language. When the Oxford English Dictionary picks it word of the year for 2020, be sure that ‘Social Distancing’, ‘Self-isolation’ and ‘Abundance of Caution’ will be…
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Group 6 interview video

Activities & Achievements
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y9pUu7Ac8nIGroupGroup 6Group MembersRuyi WuShu LinRongting LiHome UniversityHainan Normal UniversityHainan Normal UniversityGuangxi Normal UniversityIntervieweeProfessor Gary Davies Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn Share on whatsapp WhatsApp Share on email Email
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Group 5 interview video

Activities & Achievements
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=krN-HKr1cOQ&feature=youtu.beGroupGroup 5Group MembersYiran WangKanhaojie RenYang ChenHome UniversityDalian Minzu UniversityGuangxi Normal UniversityGuangxi Normal UniversityIntervieweeDr. Wing Lam Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn Share on whatsapp WhatsApp Share on email Email
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Group 4 interview video

Activities & Achievements
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eEPvSwG3tJc&feature=youtu.beGroupGroup 4Group MembersKenmin ZhouRuixin ZhouChang LiuHome UniversityHainan Normal UniversityShandong Youth University of Political IntervieweeProfessor Gary Davies Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn Share on whatsapp WhatsApp Share on email Email
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Group 3 interview video

Activities & Achievements
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wA-jQm9gt18&feature=youtu.beGroupGroup 3Group MembersXinru LiLujia YangWenjing XuHome UniversityDalian Minzu UniversityHainan Normal UniversityHainan Normal IntervieweeMs. Rebecca Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on linkedin LinkedIn Share on whatsapp WhatsApp Share on email Email
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