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  1. Accounting and Auditing
    PhD Programme Co-director
    Prof. Jeffrey Ng
    Tel: 2766 7099

  2. Corporate Finance and Asset Pricing
    PhD Programme Director

    Prof. Walid Saffar

    Tel: 2766 7059


Please click here to find out more about the research interests of School of Accounting and Finance
  1. Aviation Management and Economics
    • Air cargo markets, competitive airline schedules
    • Airport finance, congestion management, strategic partnerships between airlines: alliances and code-shares
    • Airport price regulation, airport concession businesses
    • Airport slots, airline networks, airline and airport competition, intermodal competition between airlines and high-speed rail companies

  2. Maritime Law and Shipping Finance
    • Maritime law and legal policy
    • Marine insurance and risk management
    • Organisation management in shipping
    • Shipping financing and investment

  3. Maritime Studies
    • Maritime and logistics information technology
    • Maritime and port economics
    • Maritime environment
    • Maritime safety and security
    • Regional competition in port and shipping
    • Shipping and port management

  4. Operations Management
    • Data envelopment analysis, forecasting, scheduling
    • International operations, operation strategy, production planning and control
    • Linear and nonlinear optimisation, productivity analysis and technology management
    • Project management, quality management

  5. Supply Chain Management
    • Contract design for supply chain coordination, Supply chain decision support system, Queueing and stochastic networks
    • Demand management, Auction and game theory, Customer relationship management, Risk management Simulation
    • Strategic planning for supply chain, Distribution channel management
    • Stochastics optimisation, Outsourcing and strategic alliance

  6. Transport and Logistics Management
    • Facility layout and design, Warehousing and inventory management
    • Multi-mode logistics, Terminal Design and Operations
    • Network design and optimisation, Vehicle routing and dispatch
    • Transport economics, Revenue management in transport


  1. Management
    • Business ethics
    • Corporate environmental management
    • Cross-cultural management
    • Employee commitment
    • Innovation management
    • Leadership
    • Organisational justice
    • Proactive behaviours
    • Public sector management
    • Reward strategies
    • Social networks
    • Strategic HRM
    • Stress and Health
    • Voice and citizenship behaviours
    • Work-family conflict
    • Work teams

  2. Management Information Systems
    • Big data management
    • Blockchain technology management
    • Decision support systems
    • E-commerce
    • ICT adoption
    • IT strategies
    • Social computing
    • Web-based supply chain management systems

  3. Marketing
    • Consumer information processing
    • Consumer judgment and decision making
    • Consumer psychology
    • Customer relationship management
    • Digital marketing
    • International marketing
    • Marketing strategy
    • Omni-channel management
    • Pricing and competitive strategies
    • Pro-social consumer behaviour
    • Quantitative marketing modelling
    • Relationship marketing
    • Sensory marketing
    • Services marketing
    • Social influence on consumer behaviour
    • Theoretical marketing modelling

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