Monthly Archives: April 2013

LLM Scholarships: University of East Anglia – Law School

The Law School at the University of East Anglia are offering a number of scholarships for its LLM courses starting in September 2013. The Law School offers a number of specialist Taught Masters (LLM) degrees designed to enhance students’ careers

Posted in Academics and Scholars, News and Events Tagged with: , , ,

Copenhagen Business School: PhD Scholarships in Finance

Copenhagen Business School, Department of Finance invites applications for PhD scholarships in finance. We invite applications within all areas of finance (including but not limited to corporate finance, asset pricing, financial econometrics, market microstructure, behavioural finance, macro-finance, and banking).

Posted in Academics and Scholars, News and Events Tagged with: , ,

Deakin Graduate School of Business: Call for PhD Applications

Deakin University, Deakin Graduate School of Business: Call for PhD Applications in Accounting, Economics, Finance, Management, Marketing, Organisational Behavior and Human Resource Management The PhD programme runs for three years. Dependent on the student’s background there will be some coursework

Posted in Academics and Scholars, News and Events Tagged with: , , , , , , ,

Call for Papers: Public-Private Partnerships

Public-Private Partnerships: Building Infrastructure for the Future August 28-29, 2013, Wellington, New Zealand Keynote Speaker: Professor Ronald Fischer, University of Chile Public-Private Partnerships have proved to be one of the ‘bright lights’ of infrastructure investment. The PPP model has survived

Posted in Academics and Scholars, News and Events Tagged with: , , ,

Assistant/Associate/Full Professors in Finance and Economics

The School of Business at Renmin University of China is one of the leading business schools in China. The school prides itself on the longest history of management education in China, which can be traced back to the 1950s, along

Posted in Academics and Scholars, News and Events Tagged with: , , , , , ,

Essay Competition: Visioning the Centenary

Premium Times Services Limited, publishers of Premium Times, invites interested Nigerians to participate in a writing competition. The theme/topic of the essay competition is “Visioning the Centenary”. OVERVIEW: The essay competition focuses on the remarkable journey Nigeria has taken from

Posted in Academics and Scholars, General Issues, News and Events Tagged with: , ,

Impact of Professors in the Boardroom: Why I have to be a professor!

A recent paper which seemingly is the first to focus entirely on the impact of academic directors on corporate governance and firm performance has come up with very interesting results. The paper titled “Professors in the Boardroom and their Impact

Posted in Business, Corporate Governance Tagged with: , , , , , ,

The Nigerian Stock Exchange extends filing date for listed companies

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) confirmed on Thursday, March 28, 2013 that it will grant all listed entities on the NSE an extension of time of 30 days from the due date of the required financial submissions for fiscal 2012

Posted in Business, News and Events Tagged with: , , , , ,

The Nigerian Stock Exchange introduces Issuers’ Portal

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Tuesday, March 26, 2013, introduced into the Nigerian capital market the first ever Issuers’ Portal known as the X-Issuer. The X-Issuer is a secure online portal through which issuers will submit financial and other

Posted in Business, News and Events Tagged with: , , , ,