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Dr Ben Binsardi

Departmental Research Co-ordinator

Staff Profile

Dr Ben Binsardi

Room: B107

Phone:

+44 (0) 1978 293136

Email:

b.binsardi@glyndwr.ac.uk

Ben is Senior Lecturer (Grade 9/Reader) in Business Studies at Glyndwr. He completed his undergraduate and postgraduate studies at State University, Texas Tech and Wichita, USA. Then, he obtained a PhD from Loughborough, UK, studying econometrics and undertook a Research Fellowship at the University of Oxford, UK.

Ben has published several textbooks and research journals in the areas of Economic Impact Analyses, Research Methodology (Econometrics, Statistics and Grounded Theory), Digital Marketing Research and Financial Accounting.

Ben has successfully supervised a disabled PhD student (Dr Alexis Egerton), who was awarded an Alpha Kappa Alpha Prize for his notable PhD research in “Public Finance”.

Research accolades (prizes, awards and nominations) 

(2015). “Exploring the Recent Trend Shift in Marketing Research: Social Media (Big) Data and its Sampling Property”, Journal Conference Proceedings, Best Paper Award (Nomination), (‘Pedagogy’ Track), Academy of Marketing Conference, 7-9 July, University of Limerick, Ireland, with Kooli, K. and Green J.

(2013). “How to Sample Drug Users and Other ‘Hidden’ Populations: Methodological Implications for Qualitative  Researchers”, Best Paper Award (Nomination), (‘Research Methodology’ Track), Journal Conference Proceedings,  Paper no. 0378, Sponsored by the Academy of Marketing Conference, 8-11 July, University of South Wales, UK with Harris, P. and Mclean, A.

(2013). “An Exploration of Retail Banks' Strategic Selection Criteria: A Case Study of University Students in North Wales”, Best Paper Award, (‘Case Studies’ Track), Journal Conference Proceedings, Paper No. 0097, Sponsored by the Academy of Marketing, 8-11 July, University of Glamorgan, UK with Ridita, S., Preece, D. and Green, J.

(2012). Successfully supervised a disabled PhD student, who was awarded an Alpha Kappa Alpha Prize for his PhD and “Social Marketing and Public Finance” research on Funding Systems for Assistive Technology (AT) or Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC), London, Publisher: Northwest Academic Publication, ISBN: 9781-78233-001-1, with Egerton, A.

(2010). “A Practitioner Paper on Marketing Psychometrics Abroad Using a Case Study Methodology”, Best Paper Award – Practitioner Prize (Nomination), (‘Case Study’ Track), Journal Conference Proceedings, Paper No. 0362, Sponsored by Direct Marketing, Academy of Marketing (AM) Annual Conference, Knowledge Transfer Partnership Project Paper No. 000601, Coventry University, UK, July 11-17 July, with A. Mclean, M. Saren, A. Dean.

(2008). “Theoretical Sampling in Grounded Theory; Methodological and Pedagogical Aspects for Marketing Researchers”, Academy of Marketing (AM) Annual Conference, 7-10 July, Best Paper Award, (‘Methodology’ Track), Journal Conference Proceedings: Paper No. 318, Sponsored by Qualitative Market Research, an International Journal (Emerald), Robert Gordon University, with McLean, A.

External examinership

University of Hertfordshire, UK; Zheijang University of Technology, China; Leeds Beckett University, UK; Renmin University, China; University of Westminster, UK.

Independent Reviewer

Journal of Marketing for Higher Education (Publisher: Routledge); Journal of Marketing Management (Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group); Asia Pacific Journal of Marketing and Logistics (Publisher: Emerald); Managerial Auditing Journal, Publisher: Emerald, Journal of Utilities Policy (Publisher Elsevier).

 

BSc (Hons), MSc., MBA, MA, PhD, PG. Cert. Ed.

Economic Impact Analyses, Research Methodology (Econometrics, Statistics and Grounded Theory), Digital Marketing Research and Financial Accounting

Selected Peer-Reviewed Journals

(2017). “Inquiry into the Cultural Impact on Cost Accounting Systems (CAS) in Sri Lanka”, Managerial Auditing Journal, Vol. 32, Issue: 4-5, ISSN: 0268-6902, Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing Limited, with Nagirikandalage, P. (Journal Ranking: 2).

(2017). “A quadripartite approach to analysing young British South Asian adults’ dual cultural identity”, Journal of Marketing Management, Vol. 33, Issue 9-10, pp. 789-816, Online ISSN: 1472-1376, Publisher: Taylor and Francis Online, with Dey, B., Balmer, J. M. T. and Saren, M. (Journal Ranking 2).

(2017). “Estimating the Voluntary Sector’s Contribution to Gross Domestic Product (GDP) with Limited Data on Volunteering”, Voluntas: International Journal of Voluntary and Non-profit Organizations, Under Review, Publisher: Springer, with Hasan, M. (Journal Ranking 2).

(2016). “Exploring Public Sector Accounting Reforms in an Emerging Economy: A Case of Sri Lanka”, Research in Accounting in Emerging Economies (RAEE): Special Issue on the Public Sector Accounting, Accountability and Auditing in Emerging Economies, In-Print, ISSN: 1479-3563, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, with Nagirikandalage, P. (Journal Ranking 2).

(2015). “Entrepreneurial Intentions: A Grounded Theory of Green Fielding”, Sinergie Italian Journal of Management, A Peer Review Quarterly Journal, In Print, ISSN: 0393-5108, http://www.sinergiejournal.it, with Green, J.

(2014). “Exploring the Impact of a Company’s Technological Levels on its Innovation Strategy: a Case Study of SMEs in North Wales”, Global Business Perspectives, Vol. 1, Issue 4, pp. 1-27, ISSN: 2194-0061 (Print) 2194-007X (Online), Publisher: Springer, with Green, J. and Jackson, G.  (Journal Ranking 2).

(2014). “Using the Income Approach to Calculate the Voluntary Sector’s Contribution to Gross Domestic Product: A Welsh Case Study: Research Note”, Contemporary Wales: An Annual Review of Economic, Social and Political Research, Vol. 27, Issue: September, ISSN 0951-4937, with Hasan, M. (Journal Ranking 2).

(2013). “A qualitative enquiry into the appropriation of mobile telephony at the Bottom of the Pyramid”, International Marketing Review, Vol. 30, No. 4, Issue: September, pp. 297-322, Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing Limited, ISSN: 0265-1335, DOI: 10.1108/IMR-03-202-0058, with Dey, B., Prendergast, R., Saren, M. (Journal Ranking 3).

(2013).  “The acceptance and adoption of mobile telephony by Bangladeshi farmers: A qualitative enquiry”, International  Journal of Management Practice (IJMP), Special Issue on Technology Adoption, Vol. 6, No. 2, Issue: June, pp. 178198, Publisher: Inderscience, ISSN (Online): 1741-8143, ISSN (Print): 1477-9064, with Dey, B. and Ahmed, M. (Journal Ranking 1).

 

Books and Edited Chapters

(2015). “Appropriation of ICT in rural Bangladesh– a case study on farmers’ use of mobile telephony”, Chapter 7, in Dey, B.L., Sorour, K. and Filieri, R. (Editors). 2015. ICT in Developing Countries, London, Macmillan, with Dey, B.L.

(2012). “Research Methods for Management”, Pedagogic Teaching Series, Vol. 2, London, Publisher: Northwest Academic Publication, ISBN: 978-1-78233-003-5, with Green, J.

(2012). Funding Systems for Assistive Technology (AT) or Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC), London, Publisher: Northwest Academic Publication, ISBN: 978-1-78233-001-1, with Egerton, A.

(2011). Corporate Financial Systems, London, Publisher: Northwest Academic Publication, ISBN: 978-0-946881-52-9.

Economic Impact Analyses, Research Methodology (Econometrics, Statistics and Grounded Theory), Digital Marketing Research and Financial Accounting.

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