Vlerick Expertise in Accounting & Finance
The economic uncertainties of today’s world, the narrowing margins due to hyper-competitive markets, and the volatility in financial markets make it crucial for (financial) managers and entrepreneurs to be aware of the impact that financial management decisions have on an organisation's success. This market situation also demands in-depth knowledge of management accounting and control.
Managers need to be able to set up accurate costing structures and to develop well-balanced control systems. Our experts in Accounting & Finance develop knowledge in the field of corporate finance and management accounting through fundamental and applied research. Our faculty and researchers conduct research in specific areas such as financial accounting, management accounting and control, performance management, entrepreneurial finance, venture capital, mergers and acquisitions, valuation, credit risk management,…
We then translate this expertise into publications, management programmes (if so desired, tailor-made for your company) and management advice. You can also come to us for networking among financial professionals. In this section you can find an overview of our research and knowledge in the management domain of Accounting & Finance. By regularly visiting this page you stay up-to-date on our latest research findings.