University of Hertfordshire

Dr Francesca Gagliardi


Francesca Gagliardi

Dr Francesca Gagliardi


Postal address:
University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, Hertfordshire
United Kingdom


Research interests

Institutional economics, entrepreneurship studies, financial economics, organisation studies, political economy


Current doctoral supervisions:

‘Institutional Complementarities in the Creation and Sustainability of UK and French Cooperative Firms: A Comparative Analysis’

Mass Media’s Influence on Policymaking Authority and Outcomes’

‘The Role of Institutions in the Competitiveness of the Bangladeshi Economy: A Comparison of the Garment and Motorcycle Industries’

‘Board Diversity, Corporate Governance and Board Effectiveness’
















Teaching specialisms

  • Advanced corporate finance (Level 6)
  • Financial management (Level 5 and Level 7)

  • Financial markets (Level 6)

  • Microeconomics (Level 4 and Level 5)

  • Varieties of capitalism (Level 7)