Vlerick has been granted a BelSpo Research Project

The competence centres ‘Accounting & Finance’ and ‘Entrepreneurship, Governance & Strategy’ at Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School have been granted a BelSpo Research Project (Federal Science Policy Office), starting in March 2011 and running until April 2014. Only two out of ten competing proposals were selected. This project will enable the School to finance 2 PhD students.

The theme of the research project is “Access to finance for SMEs: young growth oriented companies and company takeovers”. Vlerick professor Sophie Manigart is promotor and Vlerick professor Miguel Meuleman is co-promotor, together with Bart Clarysse (Ghent University), Georges Hübner (Université de Liège) and Mike Wright (Nottingham University).

Related news

  1. New

    Bring the garage back into the firm

    Date: 20/02/2017
    Category: Research News
    “What are the consequences and implications of technological change, digital disruption and blurring industry boundaries for an established firm?” With a background in strategy, technology and innovation, Fredrik Hacklin has a keen interest in strategic entrepreneurship, lying at the intersection of these fields. He recently joined Vlerick as Professor of Entrepreneurship.
  2. Veroniek Collewaert and Yuliya Shymko are awarded for their excellent research

    Date: 27/01/2017
    Category: Research News
    Each year Vlerick Business School grants the Vlerick Best Researcher Award to who has best represented our research strategy during the past year. All colleagues with an A* paper were eligible to participate. Unique in the history of this award is that all of the 2016 candidates were women. After an intense deliberation and complements for the track record of all participants, the interuniversity jury decided to grant the best researcher award to two people. Veroniek Collewaert and Yuliya Shymko are both professors within the area Entrepreneurship, Strategy & Governance.
All articles