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Organization profile

Organisation profile

The department's research has long been a source of excellence which has recently been recognised in its contribution to the Business School's top rating in Scotland in the latest RAE, affirming us as a leader for "world leading and internationally excellent" research.

Chan et al. (2007) has ranked the Department's research the 5th in Europe. In studies of the most prolific authors of the past 50 years in Finance and in Accounting Heck et al. (2009) have shown that 5 Professors are within the top 5%.

The research activities in the Department are supported by excellent research and technical assistance, subscription to an extensive set of comprehensive databases, internal workshops, hosting a series of seminars by renowned researchers in the fields of accounting and finance and generous financial support to participate in national and international conferences.

The research themes of the department can be summarised into four categories.

  • Accounting
  • Corporate Finance & Market Based Accounting
  • Derivatives
  • Empirical Finance

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Investors Business & Economics
Federal Government Report on Social Policy Social Sciences
environmental reporting Social Sciences
Industry Business & Economics
firm Social Sciences
Equity Business & Economics
responsibility Social Sciences
economics Social Sciences

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Projects 2006 2018

New Professor Start Up Funding

Hillier, D.

1/01/11 → …

Project: Internally funded project

BiP Consultancy on public procurement training centre in Jamaica

Andriosopoulos, D.

BIP Solutions Limited

Project: Knowledge Exchange (Services/Consultancy)Knowledge Exchange (Services / Consultancy)

Research Output 1971 2018

Accountability in the Scottish charitable context: managing disparate masters

Smith, J. & Miller, L., 7 Feb 2018, (Accepted/In press) p. 1-42 42 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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Accountability
Stakeholders
Charity
Balanced score card
End users

Accountability in the Scottish charitable context: managing disparate masters

Smith, J. & Miller, L., 11 Apr 2018 42 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Accountability
Stakeholders
Charity
Balanced score card
End users
Open Access
File
Factors
Hybrid organizations
Indonesia
Accountability
Shopping

Prizes

Adam Smith Business School Prize for PhD excellence 2017

Hai Zhang (Recipient), 1 Feb 2018

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

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Award for Excellence - Outstanding reviewer

Daniel Broby (Recipient), 2014

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

honors and awards
finance
Institutional shareholders
International business research
Investor protection
Shareholder activism

Activities 1997 2018

European Journal of Finance (Journal)

Andriosopoulos, D. (Editorial board member)
14 Aug 2018 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workJournal or guest editorship

Quantitative Finance and Economics (Journal)

Zhang, H. (Peer reviewer)
2018 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial board member

Journal of Business Thought (Journal)

Broby, D. (Peer reviewer)
18 May 2018

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial board member

Impacts

Living Wage Employers: evidence of UK Business Cases

Andrea Coulson (Main contact)

Impact: Impact - for External PortalEconomic and commerce, Policy and legislation

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