Staff in Birmingham Business School

Professor Roger Backhouse

Professor Roger Backhouse

Professor of the History and Philosophy of Economics

The Department of Economics

Roger Backhouse's recent research has been on the history of economics, including a book on John Maynard Keynes, and the the history of the social sciences since 1945. His book, co-authored with Mauro Boianovsky, Transforming Modern Macroeconomics; Exploring Disequilibrium Microfoundations, 1956-2003 has been awarded the Blangui Prize by the European Society of the History of Economic Thought. ...

Ralph Bailey

Ralph Bailey

Senior Lecturer

The Department of Economics

Research Interests:

Time series econometrics; quantitative methods; philosophy of research and enquiry

Dr Siddhartha Bandyopadhyay

Dr Siddhartha Bandyopadhyay

Reader in Economics

The Department of Economics

Siddhartha is an internationally recognised economist in the field of political economy and public policy. He is the recipient of the Duncan Black prize awarded by the Public Choice Society for his work on the electoral incentives of prosecutors with Bryan McCannon. His work on political coalitions has been published in internationally leading journals and has been widely cited by leading ...

Professor Anindya Banerjee

Professor of Econometrics

The Department of Economics

Professor Anindya Banerjee joined the Department of Economics in January 2008 as Professor in Economics. Before coming to Birmingham he was Professor at the European University Institute in Florence and Fellow of Wadham College, Oxford. Professor Banerjee received his Ph.D. from the University of Oxford.  His interests lie in time series econometrics, including factor models, and the ...

Dr Marco Barassi

Dr Marco Barassi

Lecturer in Econometrics
Programme Director

The Department of Economics

Dr Marco Barassi joined the Department of Economics in September 2001 as a Lecturer in Econometrics.  He received his Ph.D. from the Imperial College in London. Marco's interests lie in the area of time series econometrics with particular reference to structural changes.

Charles Barrett

Honorary Senior Research Fellow

Centre for Urban and Regional Studies

Richard Barrett studies at Cape Town and Oxford Universities before joining the staff of the Economics Department, The University of Birmingham, UK.

Richard Barrett was was appointed as a Senior Lecturer in1991, and is currently an Honorary Senior Research Fellow in theDepartment.  His lecturing has been chiefly in advanced micro areas,and he has supervised several PhD students, and ...

Dr Mariachiara Barzotto

Dr Mariachiara Barzotto

Post-Doctoral Marie Skłodowska-Curie Research Fellow

Business School

Dr. Mariachiara Barzotto is a Post-Doctoral Marie Skłodowska-Curie Research Fellow at the Birmingham Business School (BBS). She obtained her Ph.D. degree from Ca’ Foscari University Venice (Italy) in 2014. Her research interests and work experiences focus on international organisation of global value chains, international competitiveness, EU industrial policy and employment in advanced ...

Dr Ufuk Gunes Bebek

Dr Ufuk Gunes Bebek

Teaching Fellow in Economics

The Department of Economics

Ufuk Gunes Bebek is an applied economist whose research is primarily focused on international trade and macroeconomic aspects of international trade.

Dr Sami Bensassi

Dr Sami Bensassi

Lecturer in Managerial Economics

The Department of Business and Labour Economics

After completing a PhD in Economics (University of Paris Nanterre, France), Sami Bensassi joined the University Jaume I (Spain) in 2009. During the period he passed in Spain, he led a research project on the impact of maritime trade on the Mediterranean countries for the Center for Research on the Mediterranean Economies (CREMED). In 2012, Sami started lecturing at the University of Portsmouth. ...

Gill Bentley

Gill Bentley

Lecturer

The Department of Business and Labour Economics

Specialisms

  • Industry clusters
  • EU regional policy and governance
  • Innovation
  • Industrial competitiveness and the regional economy
  • Automotive and the food industries
  • Labour market change

Dr Holly Birkett

Dr Holly Birkett

Lecturer in Organisational Behaviour

The Department of Organisation, Work and Employment

Holly is a Lecturer in Organisational Behaviour. She has previously worked at The University of Warwick and Scottish Power Plc. Holly has taught Organisation Management, Orgnaisation Theory and HRM at undergraduate and masters levels and conducts research in the fields of careers, work transitions, identity, social enterprise and retirement.

Dr Roshan Boojihawon

Senior Lecturer in Strategy

The Department of Strategy and International Business

Dr Roshan Boojihawon is a Senior Lecturer in Strategy at the Business School, University of Birmingham and a Visiting Research Fellow the Open University Business School. He specialises in teaching Strategic Management, International management and related subjects.

As an educator, Roshan ascribes to this quote from Paulo Freire: “Education either functions as an instrument which is used ...

Stephen Brammer

Stephen Brammer

Professor of Strategy

The Department of Strategy and International Business

Stephen Brammer is Professor of Strategy at Birmingham Business School. His main research interests are corporate responsibility, business ethics, and reputation management. Specifically, his research explores firm-stakeholder relationships, the strategic management of these, and their impacts upon company performance and reputation. His research has been widely published in leading journals such ...

Dr Layla Branicki

Dr Layla Branicki

Lecturer in Strategy and International Business

The Department of Strategy and International Business

Prior to joining Birmingham Business School Layla was a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in the Strategy, Organisational Learning and Resilience Research Unit at Warwick Business School. Layla has won research grants from the Institute of Advanced Studies (Warwick), Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).

Professor John Bryson

Professor John Bryson

Professor of Enterprise and Economic Geography
Director of City REDI

The Department of Strategy and International Business

John's research is motivated by a desire to understand and explain the complex ways in which production is organized through space and in place and via a variety of forms of enterprise.