Accounting and Finance Research
The 2014 Research Excellence Framework rated 78 per cent of the research in Business and Management as 'world leading' or 'internationally excellent', placing the Departments of Accounting and Finance and Management amongst the leading schools in the UK.
Staff and research students within the department provide a vibrant and proactive research environment. Research students benefit from individual supervision by highly qualified members of staff, and in addition attend taught courses in research methodology. The school provides excellent research resources and facilities for both staff and students.
Staff have published in a wide range of leading academic journals including Journal of Accounting and Economics, Journal of Accounting Research, Accounting, Organizations and Society, Contemporary Accounting Research, Economic Journal, Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, Journal of International Money and Finance, Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, Review of Accounting Studies, Review of Finance and Review of Financial Studies.
Academics within the department undertake high quality research across a range of Accounting and Finance related topics. Details of current research groups can be found below.
- Accountability, Sustainability and Governance
- Corporate Finance
- Financial Markets
- Financial Reporting
- Management Accounting
Find out more about our research by reading our Accounting and Finance working papers.
Our academics speak about the research environment in the School of Economics, Finance and Management