Creating insights with global impact

The Macquarie Business School is a globally significant centre for research in business, management and economics. We conduct world-leading research to solve society’s biggest challenges.

Research with impact

We are recognised by industry as well as other world-leading academics for our impactful, interdisciplinary and innovative insights. Our research helps companies, governments, and not-for-profits transform the sectors they operate within, for public good.

Our research focuses on areas including:

  • Health and social care
  • Sustainability
  • Data and analytics
  • Markets.

Learn more about our areas of research expertise.



As a leading research institution, our priority is to engage, exchange knowledge and produce applied and impactful research.

Our first-class researchers produce impactful research and develop strong intellectual capability among our students.

Our Finance Decision Lab is an immersive experience that combines world-class financial and business analytics with real market data to demonstrate the impact of finance decisions.

Our MQBS Vernon L. Smith Experimental Economics Laboratory is the home of cutting-edge experimental research and teaching in economics and social science.

Our partnerships

We have partnered with:

  • Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia (ASSA)
  • Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand (AFAANZ)
  • Australian Museum
  • Aware Super Pty Ltd
  • Asian Development Bank
  • Australia Council for the Arts
  • Australian Securities and Investments Commission
  • City of Sydney NSW
  • Cochlear Limited
  • Commonwealth Bank of Australia
  • Copyright Agency Limited
  • CSIRO
  • Deloitte Australia Pty Limited
  • Department of Health (Commonwealth)