Research is at the centre of Cardiff Business School's activities. Cardiff Business School is one of the top four research institutions in Business and Management in the UK, with 70% of research classified as 'world-leading' or 'internationally excellent'. Research is conducted both within the Schools' sub-disciplinary groups as well as via specialist and multidisciplinary research centres.
Cardiff Business School has an international faculty of world-leading scholars and its research reputation has helped it become an attractive centre of scholarship for colleagues from the UK and beyond. The School also has a strong and active PhD programme, with 150 PhD students studying at the School at any one time. A substantial proportion of these students are funded by scholarships obtained from funding bodies including the ESRC, EPSRC and a number of private sector organizations.
Professor Calvin Jones and Professor Max Munday from the Welsh Economy Research Unit (WERU) based at Cardiff Business School have examined the economic effects the planned construction of the Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon will have on Wales and the UK.
Professor Max Munday, Dr Annette Roberts and Neil Roche of WERU contributed to the final report of the project 'Sea Angling 2012 – a survey of recreational sea angling activity and economic value in England' which was published in November by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA).
Professor Christine Harland sat on a round table debate at the Health Care Supply Association annual conference at Manchester, chaired by Professor Duncan Eaton, University of Bath.
Assistant Professor Beatriz Santos of the Autónoma University of Madrid (Spain) spent three months in Cardiff
Cardiff Business School academics, Dr James Downe, Professor Steve Martin, and Dr Clive Grace have led an international project aimed at improving public services by bringing together policy-makers and practitioners from across the globe.
Geoff Lippitt, Business Development Director for PD Ports, visited Cardiff Business School to give a guest lecture.
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