Research

Our research

We examine through our rigorous research issues of local, national and international importance. Our commitment to engaged scholarship enables research that directly informs public policy, regulation and organisational practice.

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Discover the diverse research study opportunities available to make a real-world difference. You’ll contribute to a vibrant and mutli-disciplinary research community.

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Our experts

Our staff are leading experts at the forefront of business research.

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Collaborate with us to develop innovative solutions with real-world benefit across a wide range of business disciplines.

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News

30 Oct 2020

Construction workers big winners in election spending promises: QUT research

The Greens have promised the moon and the costings of the major parties don’t add up, but construction projects stand to benefit the most according to research conducted into Queensland election campaign promises by the QUT Business School.

29 Oct 2020

Action-led alerts effective at pointy end of natural disasters: fire, floods

Is an “evacuate now” text message more likely to initiate action by the receiver than “you will be impacted by a flood” in a natural disaster emergency such as bushfire and flood?

Research centres

Centre for Future Enterprise

Centre for Future Enterprise (CFE) leads global research to progress economic and social well-being now and into the future.

With a broad definition of enterprise, from start-ups to ASX listed companies, governments to non-profits, our research brings together world-leading academics with CEOs, founders, policy makers and industry leaders, to help current and future leaders navigate a fast-emerging new world and to differentiate requirements from distracting noise.

Centre for Future Enterprise

Australian Centre for Entrepreneurship Research

An Australian hub of research-based knowledge in entrepreneurship.

Australian Centre for Entrepreneurship Research

Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies

Provides teaching, research, and technology services to philanthropic, social enterprise and nonprofit organisations.

Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies

Centre for Behavioural Economics, Society and Technology

Leaders in applying behavioural insights to transform society and the economy.

Centre for Behavioural Economics, Society and Technology

Centre for Decent Work & Industry

Progresses social change by critically examining the nexus of business, work, education and society.

Centre for Decent Work & Industry

Centre for the Digital Economy

Supports digital transformation strategies for complex economic and social challenges.

Centre for the Digital Economy

Centre for Mining Equipment, Technology and Services Business Innovation

Develops management and policy solutions for the mining industry to support technology transformation.

Centre for Mining Equipment, Technology and Services Business Innovation

National Centre for Econometric Research

Advances econometric research and resources for policymakers, industry and academia.

National Centre for Econometric Research

Australian Centre for Entrepreneurship Research

An Australian hub of research-based knowledge in entrepreneurship.

Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit studies

Provides teaching, research, and technology services to philanthropic, social enterprise and nonprofit organisations.

Centre for Behavioural Economics, Society and Technology

Leaders in applying behavioural insights to transform society and the economy.

Centre for Decent Work & Industry

Progresses social change by critically examining the nexus of business, work, education and society.

Centre for the Digital Economy

Supports digital transformation strategies for complex economic and social challenges.

Centre for Mining Equipment, Technology and Services Business Innovation

Develops management and policy solutions for the mining industry to support technology transformation.

National Centre for Econometric Research

Advances econometric research and resources for policymakers, industry and academia.

Research groups

Accounting for Social Change

Creates solutions to reporting, disclosure and transparency practices for stakeholders.

Auditing and Financial Reporting Group

Develops new insights into auditing and financial reporting across institutional and regulatory settings

People and Performance Research Group

Organisational psychology and human resource management for wellbeing, cultural change and workforce planning.

Service Thinking for Social Problems

Addresses the field of services marketing and social marketing to address social problems.

Stakeholder Engagement Research Group

Seeks to influence the processes and outcomes of stakeholder engagement.

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Research Support Office - QUT Business School

Graduate Research Centre