We welcome research in any area of the following topics:

  • Emerging markets
  • International Finance
  • International portfolio investments
  • Corporate governance and firm performance
  • Diversity of corporate boards
  • Macro-economy and stock markets 
  • Derivatives and stock markets
  • Modelling returns, volatility, and comovements  
  • Impact of regulation on stock returns and firm performance
  • Behavioural finance
  • Market microstructure studies

Supervisors: Professor Sunil Poshakwale and Dr Vineet Agarwal

Application Details: The PhD candidate should hold a minimum 2.1 class undergraduate degree in a related discipline and have passed, or be expected to have passed by autumn, a Master’s degree or equivalent research experience in a work setting. See admission and English language requirements.

Deadline: Expressions of interest alongside a CV are invited via email to sunil.poshakwale@cranfield.ac.uk and vineet.agarwal@cranfield.ac.uk