Suman Lodh

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Dr Suman Lodh completed his PhD in Applied Economics and joined at Middlesex University London in 2012. He is a Senior Lecturer in Finance at Middlesex University and the Research Leader of Accounting and Finance Department. He is an interdisciplinary researcher whose research focuses on corporate finance, earnings management, corporate governance and emerging markets and publishing papers in top ranked journals. He is also in the executive committee of British Accounting and Finance Association-SEAG.

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Biography

Dr Suman Lodh completed his PhD in Applied Economics and joined at Middlesex University London in 2012. He is a Senior Lecturer in Finance at Middlesex University and the Research Leader of Accounting and Finance Department. He is an interdisciplinary researcher whose research focuses on corporate finance, earnings management, corporate governance and emerging markets and publishing papers in top ranked journals.  He is also in the executive committee of British Accounting and Finance Association-SEAG.

Research Paper

An Investigation of UK SME Access to Finance, Growth and Productivity, 2015-2017. Research Paper No 79

This paper summarises findings from a pilot study exploring UK SME access to external finance, growth and productivity, addressing three key research questions:

• What are the characteristics of SMEs that determine their funding and discouragement?
• What are the impacts of external finance on SME performance and productivity?
• What are the implications for policy?

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