The Centre for Doctoral Research, a dedicated facility to Business Research, plays host to students from different countries and backgrounds, who work with our leading academics in a variety of research areas – Accounting, Banking & Finance, IR & HR, Management, Marketing and MIS in both Full-time and Part-time capacities.

Current PhD Students




Student NamePhD Thesis TitleSupervisor
Yumeng Gao Market reaction to financial disclosure regulations Professor Andreas Hoepner & Dr Sha Liu
Fabiola Schneider 

Climate change: An operational risk factor on access to finance for fossil fuel enterprises

Professor Andreas Hoepner 

Sinian Zheng 

Empirical Asset pricing in Chinese Stock Market by Machine Learning  Dr Alessia Paccagnini 

Yuting Chen

Sentiment and Narrative-augmented Bubble Detection and Prediction Professor Valerio Poti

Yang Zhou

Information asymmetry and acquisition performance  Professor Ronan Powell  
Costanza Galanti 

The struggle for care under the new European economic governance. Collective action in and between Italy and Romania

Dr Roland Erne
Vincenzo Maccarrone  A tale if two countries? The impact of the new European economic givernance on the Irish and Italian systems of industrial relations  Dr Roland Erne
Sid McDonnell

Implementing Workplace Well-being Programmes: A view from Institutional Theory 

Professor Anne Keegan  
Michalis Louis  Sustainability risk management in global supply chains : A dynamic capabilities perspective  Professor Mark Pagell
Kevin Walsh  Why some regions are more successful at innovating than others? Dr Rory O'Shea

Fernandos Ongolly

The Role of Health Advocates in Access to Medicines: A Comparative Study of Essential Medicines Last Mile Issues in Low and High Income Settings.

Professor Susi Geiger 


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