School of Business and Economics

Research

Sara Navid

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Doctoral Researcher in Economics

Education:
BSc Economics 2:1 Hons. (University of Bristol)
MSc Islamic Finance with Distinction  (Aston Business School,  Aston University)

 

Employment:

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Economics & Strategy Group: Aston Business School, Aston University

Research Assistant

El-Sharaani Centre for Islamic Banking and Finance, Aston Business School

Trainee Accountant

Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases NHS Foundation Trust

 

Memberships:

Member of the Royal Economic Society  

Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (AFHEA)

Lifetime Member of Beta Gamma Sigma (for being in the top 20% of Masters students)

Research Interest:

Islamic Banking

Efficiency and Productivity Analysis

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Disclosure

 

Supervisor(s):

Professor David S. Saal

Dr Karligash (Kenjegalieva) Glass

 

Thesis Title/Topic:

Extending Our Understanding of Islamic Banking through Questioning Assumptions and Drawing Unprecedented Comparisons