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Department of Financial and Management Studies (DeFiMS)

PhD Students in DeFiMS

DeFIMS PhD programme information
Recent Research Theses
  • Joachim Kolb (2010), Regulatory Change in Peripheral Authoritarianism: the case of Egypt
  • Norman Mugarura (2009), Globalisation and paradigmatic control of money laundering threat
  • Graeme Baber (2009), The impact of legalisation and regulation on the freedom of movement of capital in Estonia, Poland and Latvia
  • Kajorn Thanapase (2008), Resolving financial and corporate distress through central asset management company: The case study of Thailand
  • ​Majak D'Agoôt (2008), Islamic Theocracy and the Art of Central Banking: Analyses of the Central Bank of Sudan's Regulatory Processes, Monetary Policy Options and Prospects for a Dual System
  • Nhat To Van (2008), Financial Constraints and Investment: Evidence from Vietnamese Small and Medium Enterprises
  • Geraldine Dalton (2008),Financing Potable Water Supply Services in Rural Areas: Challenges, Approaches and Lessons from the Pager Experience in Moroco
  • Eunsuk Hong (2008), Location of Foreign Direct Investment in China: A Spatial Dynamic Analysis by Country of Origin
  • Sebastian Bruck (2008) The Making of Banking Scope Regulation: A Comparative Political Economy Analysis across Mainland China, Korea and Taiwan
  • Francis Chipimo (2008), Information Costs and Firm Leverage in Sub-Saharan Africa: Evidence from Ghana and Tanzania

Current research students

Catherine Doe Adodoadji
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Climate Change and Vulnerable Coastal Communities in Ghana (working title)

Edoardo Agamennone
Edoardo Agamennone

The financing of Chinese outbound investments: a case study analysis


Camilla Audia
Camilla Audia

Mechanisms of land tenure and gendered access to land within complex households in rural Burkina Faso.

Edward Buckingham
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Determinants of Chinese Indonesian Entrepreneurship in the Oil Palm Industry

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Hoa Duong
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Market anomalies and large shareholding in an emerging market

Jody Harris
Jody Harris

SUN and RAIN: An assessment of intersectoral coordination for nutrition in Zambia


Zulkarin Jahangir
Zulkarin Jahangir

'Complexity' through mobile phone led 'networking'; exploring financial benefits of rural residents in Bangladesh

Laila Kassam
Laila Kassam

Assessing the contribution of aquaculture to poverty reduction in Ghana


Kanji Kitamura
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Toward a theory of cultural untranslatability with application to Japanese, UK and USA cross-cultural business management and beyond (working title)

Srivatsan Lakshminarayan
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Working Title: Topics in the economics of organization and industry


Konstantin Makrelov
Konstantin Makrelov

Financial and Real Economy Interactions in South Africa: A Stock and Flow Analysis


Vivian Polar Funez
Vivian Funez Polar

Participation for Empowerment: An analysis of agricultural innovation in two contrasting settings of Bolivia - final corrections to thesis being made

Stella Wambugu
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Agriculture and Health in Low Income Countries - Investigating Farm Household and Wider Interactions in sub Saharan Africa (working title)


Boying Xu
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Private equity investment and portfolio company performance - Evidence from Chinese mainland listed companies