Public Media & Recognition

Glenn Platt, C. Michael Armstrong Professor of Network Technology & Management and Director of Interactive Media Studies, was featured in an NBC News article about the growth of the video gaming industry.

Lee Biggerstaff, assistant professor of finance, made an appearance on Malcolm Gladwell's podcast "Revisionist History."

Glenn Platt, C. Michael Armstrong Professor of Network Technology and Management, was quoted in Reason: "Are You Ready for the "Intimacy Economy"?

William Even, Raymond E. Glos Professor in Business, was quoted in the Columbia Missourian in an article about minimum wage. "GUEST COMMENTARY: Raising minimum wage would have been bad for St. Louis job seekers."

Rocky Newman, professor of management, had a piece published in Fortune Insiders about the allure of Elon Musk's company, Tesla. "The Real Reason Investors Can't Get Enough of Tesla."

James Brock, Bill R. Moeckel Professor of Economics, was quoted in the Cincinnati Enquirer about a possible Cincinnati recession. "Experts: Recession not imminent in Cincinnati despite tight budgets."

Brad Bays, senior director of the MBA program, spoke with Journal News about how to choose the right MBA program: "How to know which MBA program is right for you."

Melissa Thomasson, Julian Lange Professor of Economics and Director of Graduate Studies for the ECON department, was quoted in a NewsWorks article titled, "The pre-existing condition conundrum before and after the ACA."

Melissa Thomasson, Julian Lange Professor of Economics and Director of Graduate Studies for the ECON department, was quoted in the Financial Times article, "Employers can help fix American healthcare."

John Bowblis, Associate Professor of Economics, was quoted in the Dayton Daily News in an article on hospital CEO compensation.

New Faculty Spotlight

Dr. Analisa Packham, assistant professor of economics

Dr. Packham received her Ph.D. in Economics from Texas A&M University in 2016. She taught ECO 331 during the Spring 2017 semester and her research focuses primarily on the effects of contraception and family planning policies on teen childbearing. Welcome to FSB, Dr. Packham!

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Scholarly Media and Recognition

Zafer Ozdemir (professor of ISA) and Jeff Smith (George and Mildred Panuska Professor in Business for ISA) had a paper accepted in the European Journal of Information Systems. The paper is titled: "Antecedents and Outcomes of Information Privacy Concerns in a Peer Context: An Exploratory Study."

Michael Conger, assistant professor of management and entrepreneurship, had a paper titled "Ontologies and Epistemologies in 'Knowing' the Nexus in Entrepreneurship: Burning Rice Hay and Tracking Elephants" accepted at the International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business.

Megan Gerhardt, professor of management and co-director of the CBL, had a chapter called "Strengths Based Leadership Development" accepted in the journal Sponsored Research Administration: A Guide to Effective STrategies and Recommended Practices.

Bryan Ashenbaum, chair and associate professor of management, had a paper accepted in the Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management. "From Market to Hierarchy: An Empirical Assessment of a  Supply Chain Governance Typology."

Fadel Megahed, assistant professor of ISA, had a paper accepted in Applied Ergonomics. "A Survey of the Prevalence of Fatigue, its Precursors and Individual Coping Mechanisms among U.S. Manufacturing Workers."

Robert Leonard, visiting assistant professor of information systems and analytics, had an article accepted in Computational Statistics and Data Analysis. "Bayesian D-Optimal Screening Experiments with Partial Replication."

Jonathan Wolff, assistant professor of economics, recently had a paper accepted for publication in International Economic Review. The paper was co-authored with Eric Sims of Notre Dame and is titled: "The Output and Welfare Effects of Government Spending Shocks over the Business Cycle." It will be published in August 2018.

Michael Conger, assistant professor of management and entrepreneurship, had his paper, “Stability vs. flexibility: The effect of regulatory institutions on opportunity type,” accepted for publication at the Journal of International Business Studies.

Annie Farrell, Endres Associate Professor Fellow of Accountancy, co-authored two papers with former Miami students: "Do You Want Linkages With That?", accepted for publication in Management Accounting Quarterly and co-authored with former students Lauren Jutte and Katelyn Fauble Young; and "What Happens When Managers Make Swift Business Decisions?", accepted for publication in Strategic Finance and co-authored with former student Ryan Kahle.

Maria Weese, assistant professor of ISA, had a paper accepted in Chemometrics and Intelligent Laboratory Systems: "Response Surface Experiments, A Meta-Analysis." She co-authored the paper with two of our students (Rebecca Ockuly, a master's student in statistics; and Le Chang, an undergraduate student in statistics and business analytics).

Annie Farrell, Endres Associate Professor Fellow of Accountancy, was elected president of the Management Accounting Section of the American Accounting Association.

Marc Rubin, PwC Professor and Chair of the Department of Accountancy, is the new President-Elect of the American Accounting Association’s Board of Directors. The ’Triple A' is the largest community of accountants in academia. It was founded in 1916, and has a rich and reputable history built on leading-edge research and publications. The diversity of their membership creates a fertile environment for collaboration and innovation. Collectively, they shape the future of accounting through teaching, research and a powerful network, ensuring their position as thought leaders in accounting.

Fadel Megahed, assistant professor of ISA, recently had another paper accepted: "Estimating the Relative Efficiency of Highway Safety Investments on Commercial Transportation," forthcoming in Transportation Journal.

Fadel Megahed, assistant professor of ISA, recently had his paper accepted in a forthcoming issue of Expert Systems with Applications. Full article title: "Stock market one-day ahead movement prediction using disparate data sources."

Fadel Megahed, assistant professor of ISA, recently had his paper, "A Data-driven Approach to Modeling Physical Fatigue in the Workplace using Wearable Sensors," accepted in a forthcoming issue of Applied Ergonomics.

Arthur Carvalho, assistant professor of ISA, recently had a research note published in The Journal of Prediction Markets: "A Note on Sandroni-Shmaya Belief Elicitation Mechanism."

Maria Weese, assistant professor of ISA, had her paper (which was co-written with D.J. Edwards and B.J. Smucker) "A criterion for constructing powerful supersaturated designs when effect directions are known" accepted into the Journal of Quality Technology.

Monique Murfield, assistant professor of management, had her paper “Buyer and Supplier Perspectives on Environmental Initiatives:  Potential Implications for Supply Chain Relationships” accepted for publication in International Journal of Logistics Management.

ISA faculty Maria Weese, Waldyn Martinez and Allison Jones-Farmer had their paper accepted for publication in Quality and Reliability Engineering International. The title of the paper: “On the selection of the Bandwidth Parameter for the k-chart.”

Chai Sambhara, ISA assistant professor, attended the International Conference on Information Systems in Dublin, Ireland (Dec. 11 - Dec. 14, 2016) and presented his paper, “Enterprise System Implementations: Role of Information Risk, Internal Controls and Environmental Uncertainty.” The paper was chosen as the best paper in the IT Implementation, Adoption and Use Track, and it was also a finalist for best full paper at the conference.

Greg Fisher, assistant professor of marketing, had his article, titled "A Framework of Interfirm Open Innovation: Relationship and Knowledge Based Perspectives," in the Journal of Business and Industrial Marketing.

Tim Holcomb, Cintas Chair in Entrepreneurship and associate professor of management and entrepreneurship, had two papers published: (1) "Top Management Team Incentive Heterogeneity, Strategic Investment Behavior, and Performance: A Contingency Theory of Incentive Alignment," was accepted for publication in Strategic Management Journal (co-authored by Bert Cannella and Cindy Devers from Texas A&M University, Adam Steinback from the University of South Carolina and Michael Holmes from Florida State University)and (2) "Double-Edged Swords: A Review and Future Research Agenda for International Strategy On Business Groups," was accepted for publication in the Journal of World Business (co-authored by Bob Hoskisson from Rice University, William Wan from City University of Hong Kong, Michael Holmes from Florida State University and Hicheon Kim from Korea University Business School).

Michael Conger, assistant professor of entrepreneurship, has a paper forthcoming from Long Range Planning. The paper, titled “An Expanded Model of Distributed Leadership in Organizational Knowledge Creation in Social Entrepreneurship,” is based on the partnership between Greg Van Kirk’s New Development Solutions Group and the Center for Social Entrepreneurship. The paper was co-authored by Conger and colleagues Benedetto Cannatelli (a past visiting scholar) and Jessica Jones (a past assistant director of the Institute for Entrepreneurship).

Allison Jones-Farmer, Van Andel Professor of Business Analytics & Director of the Center for Analytics and Data Science, had her paper in Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education selected as DSJIE’s Best Research Paper of 2016 (“Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities for Entry-Level Business Analytics Positions: A Multi-Method Study.”) In addition, she has a paper forthcoming with Tim Krehbiel in Statistics Digest (“Agile Teams: A Look at Agile Project Management Methods.”)

Fadel Megahed, assistant professor of ISA, had his paper “Understanding Fatigue and Its Implications for Worker Safety” accepted for publication in Professional Safety.

Brett Smith, director of the Institute for Entrepreneurship and entrepreneurship professor, had a paper, titled “Is it the Job or the Support? Examining Structural and Relational Predictors of Job Satisfaction and Turnover Intention for Nonprofit Employess,” accepted for publication in Nonprofit & Voluntary Sector Quarterly.

Annie Farrell, Endres Associate Professor Fellow and Associate Professor, will travel to Sydney, Australia, and the University of New South Wales in order to give a presentation about her recent research. The presentation will be part of the UNSW BizLab half-day conference, which is titled: “New Frontiers in Behavioral Research: Perspectives from Neuroscience and New Technologies.” read full story

Gabe Lee, C. Michael Armstrong Business Chair & Associate Professor of Information Systems & Analytics' co-authored paper, "An Attentional Model of Online Waiting Perceptions: Using Temporal Information and Distractors to Make Online Waits Feel Shorter," is forthcoming in the Journal of the Association for Information Systems.

Scott Friend, Assistant Professor, Marketing has three co-authored articles forthcoming in the Journal of Personal Selling & Sales Management: "The Role of Delight in Driving Repurchase Intentions," "Familiarity Breeds Contempt: Perceived Service and Sales Complacency in Business-to-Business Relationships," and "Mixed Interpretations of Sales Proposal Signals."

Maria Weese, Assistant Professor of Information Systems & Analytics' article, "Compositional Models and Organizational Research: Application of a Mixture Model to Non-Experimental Data in the Context of CEO Pay" has been accepted by the Journal of Organizational Research Methods.

Chai Sambhara, Assistant Professor of Information Systems & Analytics' article, "Enterprise System Implementation: Role of Information Risk, Internal Controls and Environmental Uncertainty" has been accepted for the International Conference on Information Systems.

J. Marcus Jobe, Professor Emeritus, Information Systems and Analytics, received $2,300 research funding from the Mathematics and Statistics Department of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Karlsruhe, Germany for "Univariate Process Monitoring."

Chuck Moul, Associate Professor of Economics', co-authored paper, paper "Hoping Grey Goes Green: Air Pollution's Impact on Consumer Automobile Choice" has been accepted in Marketing Letters.

Hannah Lee, Assistant Professor of Marketing's article titled "Cross-country Collaboration of Marketing Personnel within a Multinational: Leveraging Customer Participation for New Product Advantage" has been accepted by the Journal of International Marketing.

John Bowblis, Associate Professor of Economics, in conjunction with the Scripps Gerontology Center, received a $180,213 five-year grant from the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities for a project titled "System Factors and Racial Disparities in Nursing Home Quality of Life and Care."

Tim Holcomb, Associate Professor and Cintas Chair in Entrepreneurship, "Examining Managerial Preferences and Choices: The Role of Value Creation and Value Appropriation Drivers in Strategic Outsourcing" published in Science Direct's Long Range Planning. hover for more   read full story

Neil Brigden, Neil Brigden, Richard T. Farmer Endowed Assistant Professor of Marketing received a $9,800 grant from the Marketing Science Institute's Customer Experience Initiative for his proposal titled, "Experiencing Problems: How Product Malfunctions and Consumers' Corrective Actions Drive Consumption Enjoyment." hover for more   read full story

Monique Murfield, Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management co-authored an article in the Journal of Business Logistics, "Supplier Role Conflict: An Investigation of Its Relational Implications and Impact on Supplier Accommodation". hover for more   read full story

Eric Stenstrom, Richard T. Farmer Endowed Assistant Professor of Marketing, received a $47,376.89 grant from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada.

Leslie Stoel, Professor of Marketing, presented the best paper, "Efficacy of Using Social Media to Increase Knowledge and Promote Socially Responsible Consumer Behavior," at the American Collegiate Retailing Association (ACRA) annual conference.

Robert Dahlstrom, Joseph C. Seibert Professor & Chair of Marketing, "Comply or defy? An empirical investigation of change requests in buyer-supplier relationships" published in Journal of Business & Industrial Marketing 2015 Vol 30 5 E has been selected by the journal's editorial team as a Highly Commended Paper in the 2016 Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence. read full story

Marcus Jobe, Professor Emeritus of Information Systems & Analytics’ co-authored textbook, "STATISTICAL METHODS FOR QUALITY ASSURANCE: Basics, Measurement, Control, Capability and Improvement," will be available from Springer Publishing late May to early June, 2016. read full story

Anne Farrell, associate professor of accountancy received the Greatest Potential Impact on Management Accounting Practice Award from the AICPA and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants for her co-authored research on corporate employee compensation programs. "Employees' Subjective Valuations of Their Stock Options: Evidence on the Distribution of Valuations and the Use of Simple Anchors." hover for more   read full story

Anne Farrell, Associate Professor of Accountancy and Jonathan Grenier, PwC Assistant Professor in Accounting, "Scoundrels or Stars? Theory and Evidence on the Quality of Workers in Online Labor Markets" accepted at The Accounting Review read full story

Anne Farrell, Associate Professor of Accountancy, "Decision-making approaches and the propensity to default: Evidence and implications" accepted at Journal of Financial Economics

Scott Dust, Assistant Professor of Management, "An ethics-based discussion of product liability and the responsible corporate office doctrine" has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Applied Case Research.

Dr. Daniel Herron, Professor, Business Legal Studies, was awarded the Stan Marsh Outstanding paper for his paper and presentation, "A Unified Approach to Collaborative Decision-Making: How to Teach It and How to Operationalize It" by The Association of Law Teachers at its 51st Annual Conference in Newcastle, England.

Hannah Lee, Assistant Professor of Marketing, "The Influence of the Structure of Interdependence on the Response to Inequity in Buyer-Supplier Relationships" forthcoming in the Journal of Marketing Research.

Robert Dahlstrom, Joseph C. Seibert Professor & Chair of Marketing, “The Psychology of Co-Branding Alliances: The Business-to-Business Relationship Outcomes of Role Stress” in Psychology & Marketing, Volume 33, April 2016. read full story

Brett Smith, Director, Institute for Entrepreneurship & Founding Director, Center for Social Entrepreneurship, received the 2015 Schulze Award for his article, “Social Entrepreneurship Deserves Better Research.” The Schulze award recognizes the quality of the contribution to the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Exchange (EIX) and to the study and practice of entrepreneurship. The award includes a $5,000 academic scholarship donated by the Richard Schulze Foundation to support students interested in entrepreneurship.

Bryan Ashenbaum, Associate Professor of Management, "Purchasing-Logistics Integration and Supplier Performance: An Information-Processing View" forthcoming in the International Journal of Logistics Management.

Marcus Jobe, Professor Emeritus of Information Systems & Analytics, received two research grants; $8,428 from the German Research Foundation Young Scholar Fund for "Control and Optimization for Nonlinear Evolution Equations with Delay in Ecology," and $5,530 for "Real-Time Upset Detection for a Class of Gaussian Processes," from the University of Konstanz.

Ismael S. Talke, Visiting Assistant Professor of Information Systems and Analytics, "Measures of Uniformity for Space-Filling Uniform Designs in a Spherical Region", forthcoming in the International Journal of Experimental Design and Process Optimisation.

Bob Leonard, Visiting Assistant Professor of Information Systems and Analytics, "Statistical Engineering Approach to Improve the Realism of Computer Simulated Experiments with Aircraft Trajectory Clustering" forthcoming in Quality Engineering.

Tessa Chen, Visiting Assistant Professor of Information Systems and Analytics, "Empirical Likelihood Based Detection Procedure for Change Point in Mean Residual Life Functions under Random Censorship" forthcoming in Pharmaceutical Statistics

Leon Chen, Visiting Assistant Professor of Information Systems and Analytics, "Knowledge Dissemination Channels: Analytics of Stature Evaluation" forthcoming in the Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology

Marcus Jobe, Professor Emeritus of Information Systems & Analytics, "A Cluster-Based Outlier Detection Scheme for Multivariate Data" appears in the Journal of the American Statistical Association in December 2015 issue in the Theory and Methods section, vol. 110, Issue 512, pages 1543-1551.hover for more   read full story

EJ Ume, Assistant Professor of Economics, "Housing and Unemployment: The Search for the 'American Dream'" will appear in the Journal of Macroeconomics.

Tim Holcomb, Associate Professor and Cintas Chair in Entrepreneurship's publication, "Making the Most of What You Have: Managerial Ability as a Source of Resource Value Creation," was abstracted in the January 3, 2016 issue of Harvard Business Review in an article entitled, "NFL Black Monday: How Much Do Coaches Really Matter?" authored by Boris Groysberg, a Harvard Business School professor. read full story

Jon Grenier, PwC Assistant Professor in Accounting, and Drew Reffett, Associate Professor in Accounting's article, "Risk Disclosure Preceding Negative Outcomes: The Effects of Reporting Critical Audit Matters on Judgments of Auditor Liability", will appear in the September 2016 issue of The Accounting Review. read full story

Jing Li, Assistant Professor of Economics, "System-Equation ADL Test for Threshold Cointegration with an Application to the Term Structure of Interest Rates" will appear in the Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics. hover for more

Rich Hart and Thomas Hall, Professors Emeritus in Economics, "Forder on Hall and Hart on the Samuelson-Solow Phillips Curve" will appear in the History of Economics Review.

Jeff Smith, Interim Chair, Department of Finance & George & Mildred Panuska Professor in Business, “Exploring Information Privacy Regulation, Risks, Trust, and Behavior,” Information & Management. hover for more   read full story

Jeff Smith, Interim Chair, Department of Finance & George & Mildred Panuska Professor in Business, “Informing Privacy Research Through Information Systems, Psychology, and Behavioral Economics: Thinking Outside the ‘APCO’ Box,” Information Systems Research. hover for more   

Austin Smith, Assistant Professor of Economics, "Spring Forward at Your Own Risk: Daylight Saving Time and Fatal Vehicle Crashes" will appear in the American Economic Journal: Applied Economics. hover for more   

Lisa Ellram, James Evans Rees Distinguished Professor of Supply Chain Management, received a Volkswagen Research Initiative grant for $38,037 to fund a research project titled "The Impact of Logistics and Transportation Commoditization on Customer Relationship Management and Firm Performance."

Po-Chang Chen, Assistant Professor, Accountancy, "Banks' Acquisition of Private Information about Financial Misreporting" will appear in the May, 2016 issue of The Accounting Review. hover for more   read full story

Maria Weese, Assistant Professor of Analytics, Waldyn Martinez Assistant Professor of Analytics and Allison Jones-Farmer Van Andel Professor of Business Analytics, "Statistical Learning Methods Applied to Process Monitoring: An Overview and Perspective" accepted to the Journal of Quality Technology August, 2015.hover for more   

Waldyn Martinez, Assistant Professor of Analytics, "Noise peeling methods to improve boosting algorithms" appears in the July, 2015 edition of Computational Statistics & Data Analysis.hover for more   read full story

Lisa Ellram, James Evans Rees Distinguished Professor of Supply Chain Management, "A Note on the Use of Survey Research Firms to Enable Empirical Data Collection", appeared in the July edition of the Journal of Business Logistics. hover for more   read full story

Darryl Rice, Assistant Professor, Management, "The "Right" and the "Good" in Ethical Leadership: Implications for Supervisors' Performance and Promotability Evaluations" appeared in the July edition of the Journal of Business Ethics. hover for more   read full story

Eric Stenstrom, Richard T. Farmer Assistant Professor of Marketing “Testosterone at your fingertips: Digit ratios (2D:4D and rel2) as predictors of courtship-related consumption intended to acquire and retain mates” appeared in the June issue of the Journal of Consumer Psychology. The research has also been covered extensively in the popular press, including the British Daily Mail, AOL (US), Medical Daily, Business Standard, Latina.com, Informe21.com, The Free Press Journal(India) and IOL Lifestyle (South Africa). hover for more   read full story