DCU Business School - Developments at DCUBS
DCU Business School
Research at DCUBS
Research Interests: Economics, Finance & Entrepreneurship
The research of economists focuses on industrial and economic development at a regional, national, and international level particularly with reference to the following:
Innovation and Technology Change, Industrial Policy, Sub-Sectoral Industry Analysis, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs), MNEs and European Integration, Economic Geography, and Public Expenditure, Structures and Trends.
Research expertise is also held in the areas of Health Policy, Economics of Occupational Health and Safety, International Political Economy, Economic Methodology, and Philosophy of Science.
Among researchers in Economics who are available to supervise PhD projects are Prof. David Jacobson, Dr. Siobhain McGovern and Dr. Anne Largey.
Among the potential supervisors are Prof. Liam Gallagher, Dr.
Valerio Poti, Dr. Ruchira Sharma, Dr. Hiroyuki Kawakatsu and Dr.
The key researchers in this area are Prof. Colm Oâ€™Gorman, Dr.
Teresa Hogan and Dr. Sarah Ingle.
Empirical Finance (pdf - 18kb)
The Export Performance of SMEs (pdf