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.
Ahead of tomorrow's European Council meeting, Constantinos Hadjichristidis discusses how foreign language can affect judgements of risk and benefit.
To mark Burns Night, Drs Nicky Bown and Nick Piper look at the psychology behind avoiding haggis for dinner.
Sonja Perkovic, a second-year Postgraduate Researcher, offers five benefits of visiting other universities.
A team from Leeds look at public perceptions of extreme weather.
Vedran Lesic studies the difference between consumers’ perceived and actual residential electricity use for specific appliances.
Dr Simon McNair discusses the importance of psychological resiliency for financial management when it comes to Christmas spending.
Celebrity chef, Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, has a new documentary which aired on the BBC last week, exploring why the UK wastes so much food.