Research project examples

Dr. Gary Cook has recently completed two British Academy funded projects, one on the impact of the transfer by the BBC of five departments from London to MediaCity in Salford and the other examining the location choices of Multinational Enterprises and their patterns of innovation.

Dr Ruijun Bu has recently completed a British Academy funded pilot project on innovative flexible approaches for modelling short term interest rates. This pilot study has led to a more comprehensive and substantial research project in the same vein funded by ESRC.

Prof. Brendan McCabe has been working on techniques for forecasting discrete time series data in cooperation with colleagues at various overseas institutions, particular from Melbourne in Australia.