We continue to expand fields of research and academic excellence. We are on a journey and attract world-leading researchers from around the globe who are ready for change, eager for challenges and keen to take leadership in their research domains.
This makes sure that we will continue to leave our mark on unchartered territory and will continue to shape the landscape for theory builders and practitioners.
These selected case studies below showcase the research carried out by our academic faculty.
We’ve developed statistical tests that identify and plot financial bubbles, enabling better prediction and management of fiscal crises.
Realising AR’s potential in promoting and selling products is a challenge facing marketing experts. Our research could help shed light on this puzzling dilemma.
We examine the argument that there is a preoccupation with how women leaders look, in a men-dominated world.
Our research highlights the shortcomings of EVA, and its ineffectiveness as a long-term, sustainable measurement tool.
Study highlights how strong director networks can create value for companies and shareholders in the M&A process.
Study could help entrepreneurs in the highly competitive hospitality trade find innovate ways of attracting keeping customers.
Research highlights the need for critical debate about government policy on SMEs.
Our research highlights how policy makers can use labour mobility as a market mechanism to control economic performance.
In an age of austerity, our research explores how the NHS can gain maximum benefit from the resources it has at its disposal.
How much do people value self-interest over the public good?
Our research has unearthed a potential solution to fight obesity that could benefit citizens in countries across the globe.
Our research has investigated the link between oral health and life opportunities so health services can address future inequalities sooner.
We’re helping companies to create opportunities for an ageing workforce – helping to fill the UK’s 6.5 million job shortfall in the next decade
New research has highlighted the dangers of investing in companies with high exposure to European markets in the post-Brexit age.
Our research investigates the effect of reduced border costs on FDI locations for entrants to the Single Market in 2004 and 2007.
Our research looks into the importance of website reviews in helping consumers to evaluate the quality of the product or service that they are about to purchase.
We explore how anchor institutions, including Business Schools and private sector organisations, can engage with micro-businesses to develop skills for growth.
Firms must consider a number of factors before investing in data security measures, including existing security provision, economics of security and hacker motives.
Our sustainability research shows how selling products that customers don’t need damages a business’ reputation.
Our research analyses the effects of immigration on public services and housing in England and Wales.
We research the social and economic effect of an organisation’s impact on society at large.
Our academics take on the global challenge of helping emerging markets to build a sustainable future.