Research in the Department's of Accounting and Finance focuses the synergies amongst our staff in a number of research groups and centres.

Recent research grants and knowledge transfer collaborations have included funding from the World Bank, the European Union, the African Development Bank, the ICAEW, CIMA, ACCA, UK Economic and Social Research Council, the British Venture Capital Association and HM Treasury.  

The department's have a well established research record evidenced by publications in top journals and success in winning competitive research grants and awards.  Research is supported and enriched by our internal, external, international and multi-disciplinary collaborations.

Research groups within the department have been used to foster these relationships and focus our expertise on topics of strategic and academic importance.

Research groups



Associated Research Cluster

  • Financial Resilience
    Our research encompasses all aspects of the financial system to strengthen and protect the financial system from future crises.

Doctoral Researcher

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