Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Centre for Finance and Investment (CFI) brings together Heriot-Watt academics and senior practitioners from the financial community to explore areas of mutual interest and thereby increase the practical relevance of our teaching and research.

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Factors Business & Economics
Mortality Business & Economics
Risk taking Business & Economics
Economics Business & Economics
Pensions Business & Economics
Monetary policy Business & Economics
Accountability Business & Economics
Liquidity Business & Economics

Co Author Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Research Output 1979 2020

Missing Covariates
Hierarchical Model
Missing Data

European firms’ corporate biodiversity disclosures and board gender diversity from 2002 to 2016

Haque, F. & Jones, M., 22 Jan 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : The British Accounting Review.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

European firms
Gender diversity
Global Reporting Initiative
Open Access
Islamic financial institutions
Corporate governance mechanisms
Risk taking
Risk-taking behavior


2013 Award for Excellence in Academic Spatial Planning Research

Colin Anthony Jones (Recipient), 2013

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

spatial planning
housing market

2013 Teaching and Learning Oscars

Mohamed Sherif (Recipient), 2013

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

university teacher

2014 Best paper Award

Mohamed Sherif (Recipient), 2014

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


Activities 1998 2021

National School of Business Management (Event)

Mohamed Sherif (Member)
21 Jun 2021

Activity: MembershipMembership of committee

RIEME 4th Workshop

David Cobham (Organiser)
14 Nov 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

ASTIN Bulletin: The Journal of the IAA (Journal)

Catherine Donnelly (Editorial board member)
1 Jan 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity