Research in business and economics

We believe in high-quality research that addresses important societal challenges. Our world-class researchers work in all major disciplines in business and economics, and in our multidisciplinary research centres.

At the heart of our research is collaborative engagement with our external stakeholders in business, the professions, government and the community.

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Bart Frijns
Helena Cooper-Thomas
Asheq Rahman
Gail Pacheco
News
Helena Cooper-Thomas
aaron and ayesha
Accounting for good
Dr Michael Fletcher
Marketing a bad attitude
Helena Cooper-Thomas
5 questions: Prof Helena Cooper-Thomas
25 May, 2018
We asked Professor of Organisational Behaviour Helena Cooper-Thomas five questions about her research at the time of her Inaugural Professorial Address.
aaron and ayesha
Financial confusion costing Kiwis
07 May, 2018
KiwiSavers are struggling to understand the information needed to make good choices about their financial future.
Accounting for good
Accounting for good
27 Apr, 2018
AUT Business School introduces Accounting for Social Impact Research Group, aimed at supporting the achievement, evaluation and reporting of social impact.
Dr Michael Fletcher
Post-split parents’ finances studied
19 Apr, 2018
Research from AUT has revealed the economic impact when parents separate, in a study that is the first of its kind in New Zealand.
Marketing a bad attitude
Marketing a bad attitude
27 Mar, 2018
How can brands win when sports stars are losing their reputation?