Research themes

Our research themes provide focus to a variety of topics and align them to have both local and international vision.

Key themes

Our research is multidisciplinary and covers a wide range of topics. We work on challenging areas in close collaboration with colleagues across the University and relevant industries.

Business transformation

  • Business analytics, business optimisation and economics
  • Data-driven management
  • Operations, logistics and business process management
  • Lean thinking and agile manufacturing

Digital economy, entrepreneurship and innovation

  • Digital transformation
  • Personal data economy
  • Digital platforms and ecosystems
  • Open data and big data

Finance and accounting

  • International expansion
  • Empirical behavioural finance
  • Risk taking by financial institutions
  • Bank market power and firm performance

Marketing and retail management

  • Retail marketing and distribution management
  • Service marketing and management
  • Consumer and shopper behaviour

People and organisations

  • Leadership and team processes
  • Organisational and human resource management assessment
  • Quality of working life

Strategy and international business

  • Nonmarket strategy and corporate political activity
  • Social enterprise
  • Foreign market entry
  • Foreign direct investment (FDI).