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.
Dr Nick Williams has been awarded a Leverhulme Trust Research Fellowship, researching diaspora communities and their economic impact in the Balkans.
As part of the Business School’s partnership with Aon Hewitt, Dr Iain Clacher maps out the pension trustee landscape.
Dr Ian Greenwood has researched and co-authored a report on the future of the British steel industry.
As part of International Women’s Day, Postgraduate Researcher Cheryl Hurst considers the need for gendered discourse in corporate boardrooms.
In recognition of International Women's Day, Juliet Kele examines how career progression takes place in SMEs in the legal profession.
In celebration of International Women’s Day, Professor Catherine Cassell writes about workplace diversity.
Last week saw the launch of a policy report analysing the integration of Brazilian Financial Markets.
Dr Yasmina Okan has been awarded a Cancer Research UK Fellowship to improve the design of web-based communications about cervical cancer.