School of Economics, Finance and Management

  • BS8 1TU

    United Kingdom

Organization profile

Organisation profile

The School of Economics, Finance and Management consists of three distinct departments; the Department of Accounting and Finance, the Department of Economics and the Department of Management, with over 50 research-active staff, publishing in top international journals.

IIn the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise, the Department of Economics had 85% of its research rated as 3* or 4*, the department of Accounting and Finance was awarded an average rating of 2.55 and the Department of Management had 75% of its research rated as international quality.

The School of Economics, Finance and Management also hosts 3 research centres;

  • The ESRC funded Centre for Market and Public Organisation (CMPO)
  • the Centre for Structural Econometrics (CSE)
  • the Action Research and Critical Inquiry in Organisations (ARCIO).

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    Research Output

    50 years of Accounting and Business Research

    Clatworthy, M., García Lara, J. M. & Lee, E., 2 Jan 2020, In : Accounting and Business Research. 50, 1, p. 1-5 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial (Academic Journal)

  • 1 Citation (Scopus)

    A Capability Approach to Understand the Scarring Effects of Unemployment and Job Insecurity: Developing the Research Agenda

    Egdell, V. & Beck, V. A., 30 Jan 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Work, Employment and Society.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

  • Accounting practitioners, work and organisations

    Cooper, D. J., Robson, K. & Bottausci, C., 27 Apr 2020, The Routledge Companion to Accounting History. 2nd ed. Routledge

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book


    Student theses

    Accounting for sustainability with a focus on materiality and completeness

    Author: Wang, D., 19 Mar 2019

    Supervisor: Cooper, S. (Supervisor) & Chapman, C. S. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)


    An exploratory study to deepen understanding of the decision-making processes of national accounting standards boards: The case of adoption or otherwise of IFRS for SMEs in the EU

    Author: Wazzan, M., 28 Jun 2019

    Supervisor: Ellwood, S. (Supervisor) & Cooper, S. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)


    Aspects of market efficiency : an investigation of the UK equity market.

    Author: Hon, T. S. M., 2001

    Supervisor: Tonks, I. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)



    Academician of the Academy of Social Sciences

    Beaverstock, Jonathan V (Recipient), 2012

    Prize: Election to learned society

    Annual Research Excellence Award

    Zhang, Minhao (Recipient), 2018

    Prize: Prizes, Medals, Awards and Grants

    Arrow Award for best paper in economics of health and health care

    Carol Propper (Recipient), 2011

    Prize: Prizes, Medals, Awards and Grants


    Media/Policy Coverage

    Frederick Harry Pitts (Recipient), , Palie K Smart (Recipient), & Gregory Schwartz (Recipient)

    Mar 2020

    Activity: Other activity typesMedia coverage or participation

    Business History (Journal)

    Stephanie Decker (Editor)

    1 Jan 2020 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

    The UK in a Changing Europe Workshop, The Political Economy of Brexit: Impact on Sectors, Regions and implications for Policy

    Yllka Hysaj (Speaker), , Jonathan V Beaverstock (Participant), & Gregory Schwartz (Participant)


    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course