Research at the Edinburgh Business School

Our researchers work across disciplines, industries, and institutions to change the world at the intersection of vision and action. We partner with business leaders and policy makers to make significant global impact.

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Making a difference through research

At EBS, our vision is to transform lives and organisations for the betterment of societies globally, and our researchers make a difference through their impactful work. In 2023, researchers in Edinburgh Business School and the School of Social Sciences collaborated across fields to earn a total of £4.83M in awards from a variety of funding bodies, policy makers, and governments from all over the world.

Our interdisciplinary, industry-leading research in logistics and supply chain management, industrial decarbonisation, inclusive workplaces, enterprise excellence and sustainable capitalism address society’s pressing challenges.

Key Projects
Professor Dimitris Christopoulos
"Edinburgh Business School conducts impactful research in a range of disciplines. We have demonstrable strength in logistics, sustainability, systems analysis, green finance, and workplace management. We generate impact through engagement and a focus on practice."

Professor Dimitris Christopoulos ,
Director of Research

Leaders in Research



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