Research and Innovation

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Our research mission is to produce and disseminate world-class research, to increase knowledge, skills, understanding and impact. As a research-intensive Russell Group institution, our research power, size and diversity mean that we are able to offer interdisciplinary opportunities, both across the University and with a wealth of international partners. With over 200 academic staff in the Business School from across the globe, and a wider community across the University of Leeds, our people share a passion for excellence. 

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Research centres

Our centres are formed to unite research with practice through interdisciplinary and cross-institutional partnerships.

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Research impact

Our research addresses global challenges working with companies, the public, third sector organisations and policymakers to maximise research impact.

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Research case studies

Examples of our research being undertaken by leading academics in their fields

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Staff directory

Over 200 academic staff from across the globe, who share a passion for excellence in research and teaching.

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Supporting research

Academics, early career researchers and students have access to a wide range of research support.

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Recent publications

M. Heinberg, C. Katsikeas. How nostalgic brand positioning shapes brand equity: differences between emerging and developed markets. Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science

A. Solarino. Transparency and Replicability in Qualitative Research: The Case of Interviews with Elite Informants. Strategic Management Journal

N. van der Wal. Laughter-Inducing Therapies: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Social Science and Medicine

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