Cardiff Business School

Fintech and the future of finance

Posted on 20 January 2020 by Arman Eshraghi

In our latest post, Professor Arman Eshraghi reflects on his TEDxCardiffUniversity talk on Financial Technology. Under the event theme of Disrupting the Ordinary, Professor Eshraghi explained how the influence and acceleration of ‘Fintech’ in recent years warrants the attention of all, not only finance professionals. Advances in financial technology are raising the level of competition
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Make capital work for us!

Posted on 5 November 2019 by Jonathan Preminger

In our latest post, Dr Jonathan Preminger and Dr Guy Major make a real-world proposal for gradual transformation of the economy. They argue that employee ownership is crucial for economic democracy, in a climate where worker-controlled firms can struggle to raise needed funds. In response to growing popular discontent with traditional shareholder capitalism that works
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Unpacking digital transformation and its implications for business and policy

Posted on 4 November 2019 by Dylan Henderson

In our latest blog post, Dr Dylan Henderson outlines Cardiff Business School’s research on the growing presence of digital technologies in business, policy, and wider society. Understanding the idea of ‘digital transformation’ is said to be increasingly crucial to appreciating how modern small businesses operate, and how they can be helped to thrive and grow.
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The fightback against Facebook is getting stronger

Posted on 31 October 2019 by Leighton Andrews

In our latest post, Professor Leighton Andrews considers the challenges faced by regulators and politicians in the face of Facebook’s financial and social might. Facebook leader Mark Zuckerberg recently took the unusual step of visiting lawmakers in Washington, including President Donald Trump in the White House. The reason? Congress’s anti-trust sub-committee has started demanding documents from Facebook and other
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How does the pursuit of harmony shape expatriate management in Chinese multinational corporations?

Posted on 9 September 2019 by Muhao Du

In our latest post, PhD researcher Muhao Du outlines the ambitions of his doctoral research on Chinese expatriate management. The post is based on his prizewinning poster presentation exhibited at the inaugural Welsh Postgraduate Research Conference in June 2019. My research focuses on the lifecycle of expatriate management in Chinese multinational corporations (MNCs) through the
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Revolutionising supply chains with 3D printing

Posted on 2 September 2019 by Katy Huckle

In our latest post, Katy Alice Huckle, Ryan Iwanski, Giovanni Colantonio and Heath Jeffries explore the impact of 3D printing on the manufacturing industry. We already know that 3D printing is a game-changer. Additive technology not only allows previously un-makeable products to be built in a matter of hours; it also allows them to be
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Is UK Television facing a crisis in skills and training?

Posted on 7 August 2019 by James Davies

In our latest post, James Davies outlines the challenges of Labour Entry and Skill Formation facing the UK Television industry. The post is based on his prizewinning presentation delivered at the inaugural Welsh Postgraduate Research Conference in June 2019. Change is the only constant Television production in the UK can be broadly divided into two
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