Our research has been influential in the fields of social enterprise, international business, organisational behaviour, trade and strategic management. We have published work responding to these themes in world-leading journals.

Research themes

We undertake business-relevant research across a wide range of topics.

International business

  • Economic globalisation and convergence/divergence of global standards
  • Foreign direct investment (FDI)
  • Foreign market entry 
  • Knowledge transfer and multi-national enterprises
  • Locational determinants of FDI
  • Political risk

Strategic management

  • Business model innovation
  • Environmental management, and research and development partnerships
  • Management learning
  • Non-market strategy and corporate political activity
  • Strategy and structure of professional services firms