Kenny Crossan

Kenny Crossan

Dr Kenny Crossan

Lecturer

Biography

Lecturer in Economics, Edinburgh Napier University (From September 2005)
o Programme leader, MSc Investment Promotion and Economic Development
o Programme leader, MSc Business and Management (Singapore)
o Depute programme leader, BA (hons) Economics with Management
o Member of the Faculty Research Degree Management Group
o Member of the Faculty Research and Knowledge Transfer Committee
o PhD Programme leader, The Business School.
o Research led, SOE subject group.
o Module leader for Economics of Business Strategy (blended and distance learning – UK/Singapore/ Hong Kong).
o Module leader for Regional Economics and Financial planning (Distance learning)
o I currently supervise four PhD students and two DBA students ( 3 completions)

Editor: NUBS research paper series
Academic Advisor: Edinburgh Napier Journal of Finance and Economics (student journal)

Research Areas

Events

Esteem

Editorial Activity

  • Advisory Board member: Interdisciplinary journal of Economics and Business Law.
  • Academic Advisor: Edinburgh Napier Journal of Finance and Economics (student journal)

 

External Examining/Validations

  • External examiner: University of Kent
  • External Examiner: University of Plymouth
  • External Examiner: Sheffield Hallam University
  • External Examiner: Anglia Ruskin University
  • External Examiner: Leeds Metropolitan University
  • External panel member for validation of BA (hons) Economics, University of Northampton
  • External Assessor: Advanced Diploma in Finance; Advanced Diploma in Finance (Investment)- Hong Kong University (SPACE)

 

Fellowships and Awards

  • Follow of the High Education Academy
  • Highly Commended Award Winner at the Literati Network Awards for Excellence 2013

 

Invited Speaker

  • WS Society Charity conference 2018 “Responsible business practices for the third sector in Scotland”

 

Media Activity

  • Interview for article in the New Statesman
  • Interview with the National newspaper
  • TV interview with STV news, corporate governance in Ranger Football Club (October 16th, 2013)

 

Research Degree External Examining

  • DBA External examiner, Heriot-Watt University, “Strategic repositioning of Export Promotion Organisations in Ghana: A framework for the internationalisation of SMEs.”
  • PhD External examiner, Plymouth University, " An Examination and Analysis of Bank Corporate Governance Regulation in The Gambia: A Grounded Theory Approach"

 

Reviewing

  • Reviewer: Interdisciplinary journal of Economics and Business Law
  • Reviewer: Journal of Small Business Management
  • Reviewing: Managerial Finance
  • Reviewer: Studies in Economics and Finance
  • Reviewer: Small Business Economics
  • Reviewer: Journal of Small Business and Enterprise
  • Reviewer: Corporate Governance
  • Reviewer:Managerial and Decision Economics
  • Reviewer: International Review of Financial Analysis
  • Reviewer: Journal of Interdisciplinary Economics

 

Visiting Positions

  • ERASMUS lecturer, Warsaw School of Economics.

 

Date


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The validity of the theory of the firm: UK survey evidence

Working Paper
Crossan, K. The validity of the theory of the firm: UK survey evidence

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Crossan, K. The validity of the theory of the firm: UK survey evidence
No abstract available.

A numerical analysis of the theory of the firm.

Presentation / Conference
Crossan, K. (2005, June)
A numerical analysis of the theory of the firm. Paper presented at First International Conference on Business, Management and Economics
No abstract available.

Microeconomic theory (of the firm) and its relevance to business.

Presentation / Conference
Crossan, K. (2005, April)
Microeconomic theory (of the firm) and its relevance to business. Paper presented at British Accounting Association
No abstract available.

Neoclassical, managerial and behavioural theories of the firm: a critique.

Presentation / Conference
Crossan, K. (2004, June)
Neoclassical, managerial and behavioural theories of the firm: a critique. Paper presented at The 2004 European Applied Business Research Conference
No abstract available.

A test of the validity of the Theory of the Firm.

Journal Article
Crossan, K. (2004)
A test of the validity of the Theory of the Firm. International Journal of Applied Institutional Governance. 1

Theories of the firm and alternative theories of firm behaviour: a critique.

Journal Article
Crossan, K. (2004)
Theories of the firm and alternative theories of firm behaviour: a critique. International Journal of Applied Institutional Governance. 1
The aim of this paper is to review the theoretical and quantitative literature which underpins the Theory of the Firm and alternative theories of firm behaviour. In the first...

Business as usual? ambitions of profit maximisation and the thoery of the firm.

Journal Article
Crossan, K. & Lange, T. (2005)
Business as usual? ambitions of profit maximisation and the thoery of the firm. The Journal of Interdisciplinary Economics. 17, 313-326

Current Post Grad projects

Previous Post Grad projects

Non-Napier PhD or MSc by Research supervisions

  • DBA supervisor at UWTSD