Dr Albert Danso is an Associate Professor in Accounting and Finance within the Leicester Business School at the De Montfort University.
Albert joined Leicester Business School in November 2016 from Richmond, The American University in London, where he was an Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Economics. Prior to joining Richmond, Albert was a Lecturer at Leeds Beckett University and also a Visiting Lecturer at Birmingham University Business School.
Albert has a PhD in Finance (York Management School), an MSc with Merit in Finance (Leeds Business School), and a BA with First Class in Psychology and Sociology (University of Ghana) and an associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (AFHEA).
Albert’s teaching interests cut across Finance and Research Methods, having taught modules, such as Corporate Finance, Financial Econometrics, International Accounting and Finance Issues, Liquidity and Financial Risk Management and Research Methods to both undergraduate and postgraduate students.
Albert serves as a reviewer for a number of internationally recognised journals. He has continuing research interests in capital structure, corporate governance, small business finance and credit market performance, having published extensively in a number of internationally recognised journals, such as International Review of Financial Analysis, Managerial Finance, Journal of Business Research, Industrial Marketing Management, Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development, Venture Capital, Journal of General Management and International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behaviour and Research.