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Transforming | Business

Leeds Business School (LBS) has a growing research culture producing innovative work across business and its adjacent disciplines – from HR to PR and from economics to entrepreneurship. The Sustainable Business Research Institute (SuBRI) is the umbrella body for research carried out within the School, and incorporates research done across all subject areas as well as that of the Centre for Governance, Leadership and Global Responsibility; The Leadership Centre; and The Retail Institute, all of which sit within LBS.

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Sustainable Business Research Institute

Sustainable Business Research Institute (SuBRI) harnesses the skills and capabilities of Leeds Beckett University academics in business and related disciplines.

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Research areas

LBS research is multidisciplinary, overlapping in some cases with that of colleagues in other Schools, and focuses around six main areas which correspond roughly to its administrative subject groups: Accounting and Finance; Productivity and Performance Management; Economics, Analytics and International Business; Consumer Behaviour and Marketing; Public Relations and Communication; Responsible Governance and Leadership; and Enterprise, Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Read on below for more detail on current research in each area, notable publications, and the academics involved.

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Contact us


For further enquiries about the research we carry out at Leeds Business School or to find out how you can contribute and get involved, please contact Penny Wymer ( in the Business School research office or our Research Director, Ralph Tench (

Other Enquiries

For any other enquiry please contact Martel Reynolds ( within the Leeds Business School administration team.

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