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University of Birmingham, Birmingham Business School PhD Projects

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  (Ine)quality of work and workplace well-being
  Prof J Duberley, Dr D Wheatley
Application Deadline: 17 November 2019

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Well-being at work is increasingly acknowledged as central to the health of both workers and their organizations. However, work continues to be a site of significant inequality with respect to a range of diversity characteristics including gender, age, ethnicity and sexuality.
  Accounting and forced labour eradication
  Prof J Bebbington, Dr C Channuntapipat
Application Deadline: 17 November 2019

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The discipline of accounting provides a diversity of approaches for uncovering and acting upon problematic behaviour within companies and along their supply chains.
  Accounting as constitutive: a historical and contemporary perspective
  Dr A-C Frandsen, Dr W Ben-Khaled
Application Deadline: 17 November 2019

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This project will investigate accounting and accountability as a primary driver of both managing and governing, as exemplified by managing via accounting, in both contemporary and historical settings.
  Achieving competitive position through ethical behaviour
  Prof P N Ghauri, Dr R Boojihawon
Application Deadline: 17 November 2019

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The impact of sustainability considerations, ethical aspects and corporate social responsibility on MNE competitive position has gained recognition and is also desired by the society (e.g.
  Ageing society, skills and regional economic development
  Prof A Green, Dr A Taylor
Application Deadline: 17 November 2019

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The ageing of the workforce and longer working lives together with AI/other technological developments changing the nature of jobs, have spurred increasing interest in lifelong learning and (re)skilling to equip all people (especially older workers) to sustain and progress in employment in a changing labour market.
  Banking for the Involuntary ‘unbanked’ and ‘unbankable’
  Prof A Lymer, Dr C Biehl
Application Deadline: 17 November 2019

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Despite the requirement placed on large UK banks to make available fee-free basic bank accounts in 2018, 1 million UK adults remain unbanked.
  Career Transitions amongst older workers
  Prof J Duberley, Dr H Birkett
Application Deadline: 17 November 2019

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Careers research has highlighted the fact that people are continuing to work into older age than in previous generations – however the nature of some people’s jobs means that they will not be able to continue at the same pace as they did when they were younger.
  Climate Change and Finance
  Dr D McGowan, Dr A Mandal
Application Deadline: 17 November 2019

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Climate change and the transition to a low-carbon economy are top of the political agenda. Green finance can address these challenges.
  Communicating Difficult Health Messages
  Prof I Szmigin, Dr S Leek
Application Deadline: 17 November 2019

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Social media has changed marketing from the simple dissemination of information by organisations to the creation, sharing and exchange of ideas between various stakeholders.
  Competition and Risk Taking by Financial Institutions
  Dr M Hamadi, Dr T Zhao
Application Deadline: 17 November 2019

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This project investigates the impact of competition on the level and structure of compensation for CEOs with different skill characteristics.
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