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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housing market Earth & Environmental Sciences
Finance Mathematics
Mortality Mathematics
smoothing Earth & Environmental Sciences
mortality Earth & Environmental Sciences
Spatial Model Mathematics
econometrics Earth & Environmental Sciences
Spatio-temporal Modeling Mathematics

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Research Output 1979 2018

Accountability, Ethics, and the Business World

Paterson, A., Barghathi, Y., Mathur, S. & Jackson, W. J. Jan 2018 Contemporary Issues in Social Accounting. Paterson, A., Yonekura, A., Jackson, W. & Jubb, D. (eds.). 1 ed. Oxford: Goodfellow, p. 11-31 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Accountability
Family business
Scandal
Stakeholders
Public sector

Accruals quality and the cost of debt: The European evidence

Gregoriou, A., Eliwa, Y. & Paterson, A. 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Accounting and Information Management.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Accruals quality
Cost of debt
Financial crisis
Accounting information
Capital markets

Prizes

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
Teaching
learning

2014 Best paper Award

Mohamed Sherif (Recipient), 2014

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Industry

Activities 1998 2021

National School of Business Management (Event)

Sherif, M. (Member)
21 Jun 2021

Activity: Membership of committee

Crowdfunding, P2P, Blockchain& Bitcoin

Sherif, M. (Speaker)
5 Jan 2018

Activity: Invited talk

PhD External Examiner

Sherif, M. (Recipient)
2 Feb 2018

Activity: Other

Press / Media

Why contract theory won Hart and Holmström the Nobel economics prize

Arnab Bhattacharjee & Joseph Paul Byrne

10/10/1614/10/16

8 items of media coverage, 1 media contribution

Press/Media: Research