Research Seminars

ResCAFE Research Seminars are monthly events featuring research presentations by ResCAFE fellows, postgraduate research students and external guests.

If you would like to attend the seminars, please note that they are free of charge, but they require prior registration. Please register via email to Dr Sandar Win, ResCAFE Director at

2018 Seminars - Topics and Venues

8 February 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Topic: Military Expenditure Economic Growth Nexus In Jordan: An Application Of ARDL Bound Test Analysis In The Presence Of Breaks

Presentation projection on screen

Presenter: Dr Ourania Dimitraki
Venue: P102

28 February 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Presenter: Dr Vikram Finavker, Senior Lecturer in Accounting and Finance

Topic: The Effects of Derivative use on the Probability of Financial Distress: Are Firms Using Derivatives for Hedging or Speculation?

Venue: C419

14 March 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Guest Presenter: Dr Beata Coldbeck (Senior Lecturer in Accounting and Finance, University of Huddersfield)

Topic: Comparison of adjustment speeds in target research and development and capital investment: What did the financial crisis of 2007 change?

Venue: TBA

25 April 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Presenter: Dr Peter Djabang, Lecturer in Accounting and Finance

Topic: SME Financing and Factors Inhibiting Access to Finance: Evidence from Yorkshire and Humber Region, UK
Venue: TBA

25 May 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Presenter: Dr Sandar Win, Research Centre Director for ResCAFE

Topic: Ambiguity and Institutional Power in Conducting Qualitative Research in Accounting and Finance

Venue: TBA

27 June 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Presenter: Mr Seyefar Clement, PhD Student

Topic: Access to Finance from the Perspective of Theory of Planned Behaviour in Nigeria

Venue: TBA

25 July 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Presenter: TBA

Topic: TBA

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How to apply for a research degree

For all the information you need on how to apply for a research degree and to make sure you fulfil the entry requirements visit our 'How to apply' page

You should have a good honours degree (2:1 or above) or masters degree or equivalent in the relevant subject area.

International applicants should be aware of our English language requirements