Leeds University Business School is proud to be a top ten research-intensive institution. Our research mission is to produce and disseminate research of world-class, to increase knowledge, skills, understanding and impact.
This blog showcases some of our research and the impact it has had by inspiring business managers, informing policy makers and influencing society. It also features informative entries for researchers at various stages of their careers, as well as news and opinion pieces of interest to the business research community. All the articles on this blog are the view of the individual authors, not Leeds University Business School or the University of Leeds.
How can SMEs engage with emerging technologies?
Helping industry to keep a record of innovative medical technologies.
Spare parts, human workforce and the music industry – business applications of data analytics.
How gender and ethnicity play a role in solicitors’ career progression.
Dr Jo Ingold explains why our current approach to helping the unemployed find jobs isn’t working.
Dr Hinrich Voss considers the reasons behind Chinese past investments in the European Union and how Brexit has affected these motivations.
Survival strategies in British textiles: Investment and financial opportunities in the ‘Northern Powerhouse’
Professor Steve Toms discusses potential investment and financial opportunities for British textiles in the Northern Powerhouse.
Professor Matthew Robson summarises some of the key discussions had at the Big Data symposium.