PhD students

Name  Research Area  Email 
Mohammed Abdullahi  How does social capital have an impact on the employability of Nigerian graduates?  ma686@le.ac.uk 
Noora Abdulrahman  Innovation management to achieve sustainability and excellence in public sector institutions in the UAE  na307@le.ac.uk 
Steve Agboyinu  Sustainable social and environmental accounting in oil and gas companies in Nigeria: a comparative analysis  sssa1@le.ac.uk 
Olubunmi Agift Ajala    oaa37@le.ac.uk 
Precious Orhie Akponah  The social life of rubbish: an ehtnographic research in Lagos, Nigeria  opa4@le.ac.uk 
Abeer Al Yaqoobi  Importance of prudent risk management by public funded institutions of Oman and its impact on Oman's economy  amsay1@le.ac.uk 
Sara Alizadeh Miyandoab 
sam76@le.ac.uk 
Khulod Alqutub  Weight management practices among Saudi women: technologies of the body, dieting and exercise   
Cep Jandi Anwar    cja33@le.ac.uk 
Pasqualina Arca    pa171@le.ac.uk 
Efthymia-loli Argyraki    eia3@le.ac.uk 
Tania Arrieta Hernandez  Monetayr policy and its impact on the financial market development in Mexico  tah32@le.ac.uk 
Herve Atayi  "Two steps from heaven": a phenomenological approach to understanding the representation of the Seychelles image as a tourist destination  aa345@le.ac.uk 
Ebenezer Ayeah  Employee's aggression in call centres: the replica effect on service quality and the negative effect on job satisfaction  ena2@le.ac.uk 
Aikaterini Balatsouka    ab738@le.ac.uk 
Salma Baz  Managing cultural diversity: Pakistani immigrant doctors working in British hospitals  sb789@le.ac.uk 
Maha Baz Radwan  To own or to access: exploring collaborative consumption drivers and inhibitors among millennials  mbr6@le.ac.uk 
Jonathan Bezalel  Participation induce adherence – a crowd funding story  jmb81@le.ac.uk 
Barbara Boggiano    bb230@le.ac.uk 
Sylvana Botros  Political views: effect on managing organisational conflicts  sssb2@le.ac.uk 
Naveed Butt  Effects of workload on audit quality  nb307@le.ac.uk 
Ken Chan  Does property stock price signal or cause property price? Evidence from selected Asian countries  wkc21@le.ac.uk 
Marco Checchi  Exploring historically and conceptually the idea of the primacy of resistance  mc452@le.ac.uk 
Andrew Taki Christodoulou  An investigation of key accounting issues relating to growth and Long term survival of UK SMEs  atc13@le.ac.uk 
Matteo Ciccognani  Rethinking labour through cinema: from pastoral power to engineered culture  mc485@le.ac.uk 
David Cockayne  A qualitative investigation into digital brand experience and its role in the internationalisation of professional football clubs  dcdc1@le.ac.uk 
Robert Coles  Innovation without destruction: how do we re-situate leading and managing as socially constructed activities, within a framework of organisational sustainability? An interdependence theory approach  rfc14@le.ac.uk 
Paul Conville  Definition and social change: the case of "social enterprise" 1980-2010  pc189@le.ac.uk 
Muditha Cooray  Businesses that shouldn’t exist: investigating SME successes  bmc10@le.ac.uk 
Sebastian Cortes-Corrales    scc37@le.ac.uk 
Denise Corsel Living with flood risk: learning from Takeo’s resilience  dmjc3@le.ac.uk 
Amy de Bruycker  The impact of the new contract on junior doctors' experience: their expectations of work, employment and career in the NHS, England  abdb2@le.ac.uk 
Claire Deschner  The performative politics of pre-figuration: performance and organisational hierarchy in anarchist movements  cjd44@le.ac.uk 
Gokmen Durmus  The role of religion on managers moral decisions: exploratory study in Turkey  gd124@le.ac.uk 
Claire English  Safety and its others: from safer spaces to collectivising vulnerability in migrant solidarity organising  cle20@le.ac.uk 
Stamatoula Fragkou  The effect of liquidity risk on financial stability: stress test applications for the EU banking sector and pension funds  sf224@le.ac.uk 
Graham Frobisher  The 7th decade manager: a life of experience or an experience of life? An examination of late career managers’ perspectives upon their world of work  gf94@le.ac.uk 
Zahra Gambarova    zg36@le.ac.uk 
Ying Gan  An exploration of the effects of ownership structure on corporate governance in Chinese banking area  yg107@le.ac.uk 
Xing Gao    xg47@le.ac.uk 
Desmond Gargan  New public management and academia  dg161@le.ac.uk 
Arpita Ghosh    ag467@le.ac.uk 
Christos Giotitsas  Capital, commons and the internet of things: escape routes and pigeonholes  cg255@le.ac.uk 
Margherita Grazioli  Reclaiming the city, organising migrants commons. Everyday urban life and political action in Rome  mg320@le.ac.uk 
Bill Gregorash  Gastronomic memories in hospitality: are we leaving the table hungry?  wg50@le.ac.uk 
Benjamin Gross  Organising English and empire: coloniality of knowledge and valuation in multicultural organisations in South Korea  bg137@le.ac.uk 
Sa'adatu Gusau  A review of outsourcing and employment relations in multinational oil corporations: an exploratory study of Chevron Nigeria plc  saig1@le.ac.uk 
Milan Gyanwali  SME growth in a recession: market mapping and development  gg135@le.ac.uk 
Mehran Habib  Comparison between the HR issues concerning accident and emergencies (A&E) departments of the Yorkshire and Midlands United Kingdom acute hospitals  mh482@le.ac.uk 
Edmond Hagan    eh181@le.ac.uk 
Amal Hamlan  Exploring CSR practices of financial institutions in Saudi Arabia  ajah2@le.ac.uk 
Laura Harvey    lah39@le.ac.uk 
Hela Hassen  The dissemination of culinary knowledge facilitated and intensified through the global cultural flow of the mediascape  hh194@le.ac.uk 
Christian Holmes  Professional associations: nature, agency and contradictory complexity. An exploration using the extended case method  csh16@le.ac.uk 
Imran Hossain  The role of entrepreneurship in poverty alleviation in Bangladesh: A critical investigation of the social and community aspects of business and social entrepreneurship in eliminating poverty in a rural environment  mih15@le.ac.uk 
Ruixian Huang  Research on the effects of microfinance in China (mainly on poverty alleviation and SME development)   
Wenjin Huo  Customers’ adoption and purchasing decision towards innovative service in Chinese telecom industry  wy60@le.ac.uk 
Saadia Irfan  Impact of audit quality on earnings management  si82@le.ac.uk 
Mona Itani  Women entrepreneurs in Lebanon: prospects and challenges  mi113@le.ac.uk 
Sara Jabeen    sj296@le.ac.uk 
Nicolas Jacquemot  Story-telling in family-run companies: it’s role in shaping company culture  npj5@le.ac.uk 
Yaya Saidou Jallow    ysj4@le.ac.uk 
Mandi Jamalian Hamedani  Interrelationship between death, anxiety, emotions and dark tourism consumption: a cross-cultural study  mjh78@le.ac.uk 
Chanhyo Jeong  The brick and mortar of business research collaboration  cj156@le.ac.uk 
Zhehao Jia  Cross border investments, venture capital success and long term performance  zj49@le.ac.uk 
Secki Jose  Control of knowledge work: ITeS work in India  spj15@le.ac.uk 
Moataz Kamel  A proposed framework for applying disruption-based strategic risk management to incumbent technology businesses  mmk32@le.ac.uk 
Tayamika Kamwanja    ttk3@le.ac.uk 
Rodney King  Embodied leadership performance coaching inspiring beautiful leadership performances from the inside out  rk236@le.ac.uk 
Sule Koran  The impact of retail locations on consumer preferences  ssk25@le.ac.uk 
Rasim Kurdoglu  An inquiry into legitimation of subjectively unfair managerial decisions on career advancements  rsk15@le.ac.uk 
Chi Kin Lai  Celebrity endorsement: a qualitative study of chain tutoring schools in the Hong Kong shadow education sector  ckl17@le.ac.uk 
Vivian Latinwo-Olajide  The employable subject: narrative of graduate 'employability'  vlo5@le.ac.uk 
Xun Lei  Interplay between China’s stock market and politics  xl171@le.ac.uk 
Thomas Leicht  Brand equity in the context of place branding: development of a cross-culturally valid scale for measuring customer-based place brand equity  tcl11@le.ac.uk 
Ryan Kok Kan Li  Exploring the superiority across different technical analysis: evidence of Hong Kong stock market  kkl18@le.ac.uk 
Evangelos Litos    el130@le.ac.uk 
Purna Loksom  Impact of economic growth on inequality. An empirical research on South Asia  pkl9@le.ac.uk 
Rui Luo    rl208@le.ac.uk 
Rui Ma  Cultural production and consumption of crafts and artefacts in contemporary China  rm481@le.ac.uk 
Juliana Mainard-Sardon  Voluntary sector - change, challenges and hard times
An impact analysis of policies implementation within the big society 
jbms1@le.ac.uk 
Connie Mak  Understanding cultural capital of impression management in senior Asian executives  kycm2@le.ac.uk 
Emma Manifold    emm29@le.ac.uk 
Jingyi Mao    jm621@le.ac.uk 
Marisol Marin Rojas  “It’s not because you are lesbian or sexual worker, but…..” sexual workers and child protection system in Columbia: an approach from matters of care  mmr19@le.ac.uk 
Katie Melvin  Psychosis and emotion  km410@le.ac.uk 
Selen Mesutoglu  Reputation management of local products in countries with national identity or image conflict – case of Cyprus  sm848@le.ac.uk 
Andreas Meyer  Characteristics of an aviation risk management framework in a socio-political environment such as Democratic People’s Republic of Korea  am1013@le.ac.uk 
Veronica Morino  Measuring fraud resistance: an approach to assessment of organisations’ anti-fraud programmes  vm129@le.ac.uk 
Haha Movahedi    tm233@le.ac.uk 
Lubika Mueller  Tensions of social enterprises operating in value chains in Philippines  lm404@le.ac.uk 
Andrea Muller  “Unleashing pandora’s box – will family enterprise succession and BASEL III render trust in corporate financing into an obsolete currency? A comparative study between Germany and an Asian Country (yet to be defined)  aaml1@le.ac.uk 
Lisa Nachtman    ln104@le.ac.uk 
Tahir Naeem  Role of higher education in national innovation system: case of Pakistan  tn56@le.ac.uk 
Brian O'Donoghue  Followers dilemma, Asian consequences: a perspective on followership and leadership among academic middle managers in Higher Education in Malaysia  btod1@le.ac.uk 
Tony O'Tierney  Mortgage-backed securities - not what they say on the tin  ajfo1@le.ac.uk 
Nicholas Okot    no51@le.ac.uk 
Robert Ott  The re-emergence of craftsmanship: embodiment and materiality in bespoke tailoring and cordwaining  rso8@le.ac.uk
Nihan Ozkan  The Impact of continuous changes of products design on supply chain performance and strategy  no42@le.ac.uk 
Fatos Ozkan Erciyas  Social production of space in street food vending: an ethnographic research in Izmir neighbourhood, Turkey  foe2@le.ac.uk 
Anastasia Papadopoulou    ap602@le.ac.uk 
Rozanne Pereira  Pop up shops as a sublimate marketing approach through enhancing the consumer shopping experience  avrvp1@le.ac.uk 
Julie Pitcher Giles  SMEs and the competitive power of CSR  jbp9@le.ac.uk 
Daniele Pizio  Organising privacy. Anonymous infrastructures and the emergence of the hidden internet  dp367@le.ac.uk 
Ali Yavuz Polat    ayp2@le.ac.uk 
Tatiana Polyakova  Place branding for small cities and surrounding areas: interrelation of time and place brands  tvp6@le.ac.uk 
Jan Pool  The face of precarious labour:  understanding the daily life of workers with precarious employment as the outcome of their interaction in the flexibilisation of labour of the Dutch labour market  jp434@le.ac.uk 
Ernesto Porta Sandova  Stock market responses to politics: evidence from Latin America  eaps1@le.ac.uk 
Maria Psyllou    mp475@le.ac.uk 
Muhammad Rahman  Political settlement and labour movements in Bangladesh: A focus on the ready made garments (RMG) sector  mar54@le.ac.uk 
Alejandro Ramirez  Digital transformation in the food and beverage industry: strategic advantages and productivity  aar18@le.ac.uk 
Chathurani Rathnayaka Mudiyanselage  Investment decisions in mega projects: a cultural political economy of development accounting  clkrm1@le.ac.uk 
Ririen Riyanti  SME lending in Indonesia: bank consolidation, competitiveness and ownership type  rsr12@le.ac.uk 
Nikitha Rohith    nr141@le.ac.uk 
Mostafa Saadeldin    mmks2@le.ac.uk 
Patricia Saez  An exploratory study of the practices of profit oriented impact investing funds  psb19@le.ac.uk 
Matthew Salter  Strategic human resources sourcing and its impact on professional role identity  ms873@le.ac.uk 
Enise Sanci  Does CEO personality really matter? CEO narcissism, CEO overconfidence, CEO reputation and their effects on firm financial outcomes  es323@le.ac.uk 
Zunaira Saqib  Understanding Pakistan's non-profit sector: funding and income generation  zs67@le.ac.uk 
Leandros Savvides  3-D printing: politics, hacking and innovation between industry and hobbyism  ls326@le.ac.uk 
Waseem Shahzad  Exploring the human factor in healthcare: barriers to compassionate care for frail old people  mws16@le.ac.uk 
Chen Shen  Agent based herding module: the social interaction in finance  cs643@le.ac.uk 
Mable Sikanyiti  Women's employment in the financial sector in Zambia: a gender analysis  mns11@le.ac.uk 
Chinapratha Sitokornchayarpong    cs663@le.ac.uk 
Lachlan Smith  Graduates’ understandings of work and identity in education to work transitions in the UK  ltts1@le.ac.uk 
Livia Souza Menezes    flsm1@le.ac.uk 
Michelle Spiteri Bailey  Trust; a fundamental factor in auditing – trust, audit quality and perceived professional scepticism, in the auditor – client relationship  msb46@le.ac.uk 
Chris Stamper    cps14@le.ac.uk 
Bethany Suttill  "Not even employable teens": identities of young people on a course for those not in education  bs110@le.ac.uk 
Maddalena Tacchetti  Made in Britain: identity construction in asylum seekers accounts  mt321@le.ac.uk 
Helen Tettey  Public sector reforms and their implications for the health sector in Ghana  ht139@le.ac.uk 
Ivi Theodoulou    it81@le.ac.uk 
Luis Torres Lara  Towards a better understanding of the effects of human design factors on ERP systems users emotions, user experience and ERP system use  letl1@le.ac.uk 
Bob Townley  Something lost, something gained: a psychoanalytically informed study of loss and mourning in organisations  rkt6@le.ac.uk 
Chi T M Tran    tmct3@le.ac.uk 
Thuy Duong Tran  Corporate social responsibility at Vietnamese higher education institutions  tdt1@le.ac.uk 
William Trevor  Examining the diffusion of frugal and revers innovation: a comparative study of the healthcare sectors in the USA and India  wmt6@le.ac.uk 
Janice Turner  Consuming sport: measuring customer-based brand equity among triathlon properties in Canada  jt283@le.ac.uk 
Akbar Ullah    au36@le.ac.uk 
Valeria Unali    vu7@le.ac.uk 
Nicolas Vass  Visual community organising  nv53@le.ac.uk 
Budi Waluyo  Agencification and financial management: cases in the Indonesian public service agency  bw131@le.ac.uk 
Yongli Wang    yw302@le.ac.uk 
Weiyu Wang  Cross Border Mergers and Acquisitions: The Role of Bilateral Relationship and Interaction with Cross-national Distances  ww123@le.ac.uk 
Sophie Whitehouse  From vinyl to cloud technology: foregrounding visual aspects of music consumption in the digital age  slw48@le.ac.uk 
Xanthe Whittaker  Behind the news: the reconfiguration of work in newspaper journalism in the digital era, a labour process perspective  xw90@le.ac.uk 
Melisa Williams   mmw18@le.ac.uk 
Xinghua Xia  A study of copula approach: application to financial risk management  xx33@le.ac.uk 
Jingjing Xing  An evaluation of regional CSR reporting practices in China  jx49@le.ac.uk 
Yaofei Xu  Cross market information in CDS, option and stock  yx126@le.ac.uk 
Ed Yates  How and why do global processes of capital accumulation affect youth labour in Greater Manchester  ey29@le.ac.uk 
Tom Yates  Challenges of quantifying memory and observing the process of forgetting in individuals  twij1@le.ac.uk 
Amee Yostrakul  A comparative analysis of a grass root micro initiative and a government funded microfinance scheme: evidence from rural Thailand  wy37@le.ac.uk 
Haige Yuan    hy80@le.ac.uk 
Nadia Zakir    nz38@le.ac.uk 
Bowen Zhang  Success factors of place marketing in southern China and the UK  tz36@le.ac.uk 
Luoman Zhang  Chinese alcohol and the struggle abroad  lz162@le.ac.uk 
Qicong Zhang  The cultural production and consumption of luxury brands within the Chinese context  qz56@le.ac.uk 
Wanli Zhang  Subjective ageing and resistance to organisational change: the China context  wz107@le.ac.uk 
Xiaohao Zhang  Bid data and consumer behaviour towards online luxury fashion brands: comparative studies of consumers in China and UK  xz205@le.ac.uk 
Yuhan Zhang  Volatility spill-over between stock prices and foreign exchange rates: do structural breaks matter?  yz257@le.ac.uk 
Tiantian Zhang  The development of inter-personal trust in Chinese distribution channel relationship  tz20@le.ac.uk