Alumni Research Conversation
How and when should an automaker recall a defective product?
How can organizations manage crises that result from taking a political position?
How do international cartels impact trade, and why does research on them matter?
Which non-conscious influences impact consumers’ evaluations of products’ prices?
PhD, Organizational Behavior and Strategy
What are the individual characteristics that determine how people prefer to maintain work and home boundaries?
Does coverage by analysts during the pre-merger and acquisition announcement period affect analysts’ post-M&A earnings forecast accuracy?
What determines real exchange rate movements?
How does gender affect leader emergence in mixed-sex, self-managed teams?
What specific elements of written online consumer product reviews make them helpful to other peer consumers?
Do retailers place higher prices on foods approved for use with the WIC (Women, Infants, and Children) program?
How does globalization affect firm productivity?
Has globalization contributed to recent trends in the U.S. public equity market?
Jung Ah Han
Can firms benefit from negative publicity?
How — and why — does consumer-generated content affect consumer behavior?
How is ethical leadership shared and emergent in self-managed teams and collective work groups?
How does comprehensive planning affect goal progress and consumer procrastination?
Why do mutual funds invest in private firms, and what are the consequences?
Does institutional trading activity contribute to market efficiency or drive prices away from fundamentals?
How does a model’s posture in advertisements affect individual consumers’ processing of price information?
How can investors identify sentiments embedded in social media, specifically user-generated content, that help forecast stock performance?
How do technology ventures mobilize resources in the venture capital market?
Does executives’ power influence the financial reporting of uncertain tax positions under a tax transparency era?
Is there cross-hedging among subsidiaries under same parent bank holding companies? If so, how is it done and what are the costs and benefits?
What are the implications of endogenous capital depreciation on productivity growth?
How do global companies decide which country to use for outsourcing their production? How can we adequately manage risks associated with offshore outsourcing, especially with currency exchange?
PhD, Operations and Business Analytics
How does a retailer come up with prices and inventory levels and how does the manufacturer determine the price they charge the retailer for the goods?
How can competitive situations in the workplace affect both individual and team outcomes?
To improve overall multichannel performance, how should a company allocate limited budgetary resources among alternate fulfillment channels?
How do organizational boundary conditions and individual characteristics affect the way both organizations and individuals learn?
How does a firm adjust compensation of executives during a corporate spinoff?
What are the performance implications for firms based on their human capital composition?
Does an occasionally binding bank capital requirement constraint amplify the effect of shocks when banks hold government bonds?
What mechanisms effectively align the interests of corporate managers and directors with those of shareholders?
What products are consumers more likely to buy when they shop by voice?
How does physical display space between products influence the effectiveness of price promotions?
What are the optimal information decisions for online retailers?
When a company changes from one auditor to another, does the timing matter for stock market investors?