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 will showcase some of our research and the impact it has had by inspiring business managers, informing policy makers and influencing society. It will also feature 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.
Showcasing the Business School’s quality and breadth of research
Celebrating the research achievements of our Business School academics.
Dr Shankha Basu and Dr Krishna Savani write about whether consumers make a better decision when faced with options one at a time, or all at once.
Journal special issues have become increasingly popular. This post considers the challenges and rewards of being an editor of a special issue.
Bulent Menguc, Constantine Katsikeas and Seigyoung Auh argue that more customer orientation is not always better for frontline employees.
Aris Theotokis gives an overview of his research on organising retail assortments to better meet shopping needs down the path to purchase.
Professor Mat Robson and his team won their impact award for their research on best-in-class international franchising in the retail sector.
Professors Robson and Clegg and Drs Kadile and Watson offer advice for “best in class” international franchising.