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  1. Accounting and Auditing
    PhD Programme Co-directors

    Prof. Walid Saffar
    Tel: 2766 7059

    Prof. Jie Cao
    Tel: 2766 7099

  2. Corporate Finance and Asset Pricing
    PhD Programme Co-directors

    Prof. Walid Saffar
    Tel: 2766 7059

    Prof. Jie Cao
    Tel: 2766 7099

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 Governance and Family Business
    • Corporate Social Responsibility
    • Cross-Cultural Management
    • Culture
    • Diversity and Inclusion
    • Diversity and Inequality
    • Emerging Market Strategies
    • Employee Attitudes and Behaviors
    • Innovation Management
    • Judgment and Decision Making
    • Leadership
    • Organisational Justice
    • Philanthropy
    • Proactive Behaviours
    • Public Sector Management
    • Social Enterprise and Entrepreneurship
    • Social Networks
    • Strategic HRM
    • Stress and Health
    • Voice and Citizenship Behaviours
    • Work Teams
    • Work-Family Conflict

  2. Management Information Systems
    • BlockChain Applications and Digital Assets
    • Digital Transformation
    • Disinformation and Promotional Information on the Internet
    • E-Commerce
    • E-Health
    • Human-AI Interaction
    • Internet of Things & Smart Service
    • IoT and AI Methods and Applications
    • IT Governance
    • Knowledge Management & Innovation
    • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
    • M-Commerce
    • Platformization
    • Social Commerce
    • Social Media Analytics & Social Media Marketing

  3. Marketing
    • Consumer Information Processing
    • Consumer Judgment and Decision Making
    • Consumer Psychology
    • Digital Marketing
    • International Marketing
    • Marketing Strategy
    • Omni-Channel Management
    • Pricing and Competitive Strategies
    • Pro-Social Consumer Behaviour
    • Quantitative Marketing Modelling
    • Relationship Marketing
    • Sensory Marketing
    • Social Influence on Consumer Behaviour
    • Theoretical Marketing Modelling
    • Visual Marketing

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