Areas of Research for Postgraduate Research Applications Areas of Research for Postgraduate Research Applications

Primary Supervisor: Dr Jenny Fairbrass
Broad Area: Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
Potential Projects: Comparative research into CSR focusing on the interaction between business, government and society in the development of CSR public policy and private practice. CSR focusing on energy and climate change.


Primary Supervisor: Professor Naresh R. Pandit
Broad Area: Business Clustering: Benefits, Costs, Processes, and Patterns Including the Location Decisions of Multinational Enterprises.
Potential Projects: Foreign Direct Investment in clusters. Possible clusters: Financial services and creative industries in London. ICT in M4 Corridor. Biotechnology in the Golden Triangle (Cambridge, Oxford and London). Formula 1 in Oxfordshire. Tech City in London. Trains in Derby.