Contract Cheating – Addressing The Business School Challenge

Previous research into contract cheating has seen demand from students in Business Schools, but there hasn’t yet been much specialist research into this area.

These presentation slides, delivered for the University of Birmingham, focus on contract cheating from the Business School perspective.

The presentation slides are available on the SlideShare account for Thomas Lancaster). They are also included below.


Contract Cheating and Unauthorised Homework Assistance through Reddit Communities

The European Conference on Academic Integrity and Plagiarism 2021 saw a presentation from Thomas Lancaster and Imperial College London undergraduate student Rahul Gupta.

The presentation looked at how Reddit is being used for the provision of contract cheating and homework help services, an area of demand that seems to be growing during Covid-19.

The presentation slides are available on the SlideShare account for Thomas Lancaster). They are also included below.


Academic Ghost Writing and Contract Cheating Provision Observed on a Freelancing Website

Here are the slides for a presentation delivered at the European Conference on Academic Integrity and Plagiarism 2021, by Thomas Lancaster and Benjamin Dent. This shows the results of a research collaboration with a staff member and an Imperial College London undergraduate student partner.

The presentation looks at the use of Freelancer.com for academic writing requests, showing that this area is in demand with many successful businesses operating providing contract cheating services for students.

The presentation slides are available on the SlideShare account for Thomas Lancaster). They are also included below.