Emmanuel’s research gives emphasis on finance (including public finances), corporate governance, corporate finance, financial econometrics. 

Emmanuel has published extensively on the return of investment (in particular infrastructure investment), efficiency of the financial markets, dynamics of UK’s insurance underwriting regimes, corporate governance, forecasting in finance and business economics, behavioral finance (symmetric-asymmetric loss functions), credit risk and financial stability, sovereign debt crisis in the euro area, business economics (industrial productivity growth decomposition), financial econometrics (non-linearities), Bayesian econometrics (transition probability matrixes).