Visitor: Dr Sophie Cockcroft, University of Queensland

June 18, 2016 at 12:43 pm


Dr Sophie Cockcroft was visiting the IDC in the week June 13-17 from the University of Queensland Business School in Brisbane Australia. She spent some time discussing methods used in literature reviews with research students and the pitfalls around writing them. She presented emerging work on a literature review she is working on relating to Big Data in Financial Management. During her time here she also built on this to with Professor William Wong, Dr Sylvia Gottschalk and Celeste Groenewald to come up with a concept for a project for visualising data on liquidity and value of specific contracts in credit risk modelling.