Graduate School of Business

  • Kazakhstan

Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business aspires to become recognized as the leading school in Central Asia in the coming years. We intend to be known for the quality of our education, the impact of our research, our international orientation, and our meaningful engagement with the business community.
Our school is structured to be an inspiring ecosystem in which ideas are exchanged and challenged by peers and faculty. Excellent professors will orchestrate and contribute to these discussions with knowledge grounded in interdisciplinary scientific research. Our strategic collaboration with The Fuqua School of Business at Duke University in the US will help us develop the capability to deliver superior customer experience and value to our students and corporate clients both in terms of personal development and organizational.

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Kazakhstan Social Sciences
Kyrgyzstan Social Sciences
Social Media Mathematics
Stochastic Dominance Mathematics
road Social Sciences
regional economic policy Social Sciences
foreign investment Social Sciences
China Social Sciences

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Projects 2017 2020

Does entrepreneurial education of business owners matter? The SME Executive Development program in Kazakhstan.

Akemu, O., Colapinto, C., Khanin, D., Abilova, A., Khadyr, A., Rakisheva, B. & Saginova, N.


Project: Research project

Small and medium-sized enterprises
Entrepreneurship education
Decision making under risk
Reference dependence
Decision maker
Rank-dependent utility

Financial Literacy and Financial Inclusion in Kazakhstan

Abduvaliyev, D., Banerjee, A., Jochec, M. & Lenchak, A.


Project: Research project

Financial inclusion
Financial literacy

Research Output 1995 2019

A concave security market line

De Giorgi, E. G., Post, G. & Yalçın, A., Sep 1 2019, In : Journal of Banking and Finance. 106, p. 65-81 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Securities market
Capital market equilibrium
Short selling
Stock market
Management training
Business practices
Entrepreneurial performance
Small and medium-sized enterprises
Enterprise performance

Disposition effect in currency trading: An evidence from experimental student games

Dvorackova, H., Jochec, M. & Tichy, T., Mar 1 2019, In : Revista de Cercetare si Interventie Sociala. 64, p. 246-261 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Experimental Games

Activities 2012 2018

Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice (Journal)

Onajomo Akemu (Reviewer)

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

University of Milan

Cinzia Colapinto (Visiting researcher)
Jan 8 2018Jan 13 2018

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesVisiting an external academic institution

Academy of Management Discoveries (Journal)

Onajomo Akemu (Reviewer)

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

Press / Media

Hosting a TV show on the Atameken Business Channel

Dmitry Khanin


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities

Financial Literacy and Entrepreneurship

Davlatbek Abduvaliyev


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment


Social Change

Best Professor of the Year

Zhijian Cui (Recipient), May 2013