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
profession Social Sciences
money laundering Social Sciences
finance Social Sciences
credit Social Sciences
reciprocity Social Sciences
housing Social Sciences
smoothing Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 1979 2019

A Bourdieusian perspective in exploring the emergence and evolution of the field of Islamic microfinance in Indonesia

Handayani, W., Haniffa, R. & Hudaib, M., 9 Jul 2018, In : Journal of Islamic Accounting and Business Research. 9, 4, p. 482-497 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Microfinance
Indonesia
Microfinance institutions
Industry
Institutional evolution

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

Accountability, maps and inter-generational equity: evaluating the Nigerian oil spill monitor

Denedo, M., Thomson, I. & Yonekura, A., 29 Jul 2018, In : Public Money and Management. 38, 5, p. 355-364 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

equity
stakeholder
responsibility
Niger
data quality

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: MembershipMembership of committee

PhD External Examiner

Sherif, M. (Recipient)
2 Feb 2018

Activity: Other

Journal of Islamic Accounting and Business Research (Journal)

Sherif, M. (Editorial board member)
1 Oct 2018

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

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