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Chen researches firms' voluntary disclosure practices and
the influence of financial analysts and institutional
Dambra's research expertise includes economic consequences of
regulatory changes, pension accounting and accounting
Gu’s research interests include measurement and valuation
of intellectual capital (intangible assets), corporate management
and reporting of investments in intangibles, and firms’
voluntary disclosure of financial and nonfinancial
Hamlen’s research interests are in agency concepts in
performance measurement and compensation, information content of
governmental financial statements, consolidation policy and
reporting, and reporting for financial derivatives.
Kim’s research is in roles and consequences of accounting
decisions in the capital market, including market efficiency and
valuation effects of accounting information.
Kross’ research examines the usefulness of accounting
numbers in setting stock prices, including the impact that
accounting disclosures have on stock prices. Other research
includes assessing the characteristics of the financial forecasts
of managers and analysts and the usefulness of these forecasts to
- Claudia Qi researches interests the use and role of accounting
information in debt contracting and bond markets, earnings quality,
accounting conservatism and economic consequences of risk
Suk’s research interests are in voluntary disclosure,
earnings management around earnings thresholds, insider trades,
accounting information and market microstructure, and corporate
governance and corporate legal risk management.
Wang's research is in insider trading and financial reporting.
She also examines the capital market effects of financial
disclosure quality, such as annual report complexity and the
reporting practices of financially distressed firms, particularly
on the effect of earnings management on the outcome of
Xu’s research interests are in financial
accounting/reporting, disclosure and corporate governance.
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Chung's interests are in market microstructure, corporate
governance and financial markets.
Ehrlich's research interests include general applications of
economic theory to economic growth and development, human capital
theory, health economics, crime and justice, advertising and
information, uncertainty and insurance, and social security.
Fotak's research focuses on the role of governments in
financial markets from a corporate finance perspective and on the
broader topic of state capitalism. Recent research examines the
impact of sovereign wealth fund ownership on the performance of
publicly traded firms and the impact of implicit government
guarantees on the cost of corporate debt.
Huh’s interests are in asset pricing, market
microstructure (of equity, bond and options markets), empirical
corporate finance, foreign exchange economics and behavioral
(Jack) Jiang's research interests include corporate finance,
executive compensation, mergers and acquisitions, network economics
and mutual funds.
- Kenneth Kim's primary research interests are in corporate
finance, corporate governance, behavioral finance and stock market
- Jerchern Lin studies asset pricing, tail risks and investment
funds. His work analyzes the effects of incentive contracts
on fund managers' tail risk-taking behavior and the impact of the
co-movement of volatilites and tails on investor behavior,
portfolio risk and investment performance evaluation.
Ogden’s interests are in corporate financial policies and
strategies, valuation of financial assets, behavior of security
returns, risk management with derivatives and international
Perry's interests are in corporate financial management,
financial markets and financial institutions.
Roesch conducts research in market microstructure and market
quality (arbitrage, liquidity and efficiency), and financial
Tiu's research focuses on investments, with an emphasis on the
performance and risks associated with hedge funds. He is also
interested in theoretical and empirical asset allocation and in
Wolfe's research focuses on corporate finance, banking and
lending, and market microstructure.
- Philip Wool researches the behavior of professional
investors, including mutual fund and hedge fund managers, and the
effects these institutions' trades have on asset prices.
Wu’s interests are in asset pricing, market
microstructure, credit risk and financial markets.
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Dutta's interests include large-scale analytics and big data
analytics, machine learning and distributed computing.
Kishore’s works to understand how organizations can
improve their IT services delivery capabilities. He is particularly
interested in studying IT outsourcing and globally distributed
work, systems analysis and design and technology and
Ramesh’s interests are in conceptual modeling, capacity
provision networks and supply chains and decision
Sanders researches the economic and ethical issues of
digital piracy, internet-based systems success measurement, data
warehousing, data modeling, decision-making processes, systems
analysis and design and knowledge representation, and the
application of structural equation modeling in MIS research.
Sharman’s interests lie in information assurance
(specifically biologically inspired information assurance models),
extreme events mitigation (specifically disaster mitigation from a
first responder perspective) and internet technologies
(specifically internet performance and multimedia systems).
Das Smith's research interests are in the areas of grid
computing, capacity provision networks, market mechanism design,
economics of digital information goods, piracy of information goods
and decision support systems.
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- Ram Bezawada’s interests are primarily in pharmaceutical
and health care marketing (physician prescription behavior, medical
technology adoption), retailing (private labels, cross category
effects, category management) and the application of
spatial/bayesian models to marketing problems.
Dick's research interests center on the application of consumer
behavior phenomenon to marketing strategy. He conducts research on
consumer inference making, customer loyalty and marketing private
Lindsey's researches consumer behavior, focusing on how brand
information and messages are processed and remembered.
Talukdar’s interests lie with quantitative modeling and
empirical analyses of issues related to economic development, and
marketing of both "private" and "public" goods to consumers. The
substantive areas of his research include consumer and firm
behavioral dynamics under information uncertainty, new product
diffusion process, social marketing and the interface of business
and public policies affecting socio-economic development.
- Minakshi Trivedi's interests are in the areas of quantitative
stochastic choice models, the impact of promotions, retail and
pricing models, and distribution channels.
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de Jong researches buyer-supplier relationships and
remanufacturing in the health care supply chain. In particular, he
focuses on the role of inter-organizational power and dependence in
the Group Purchasing Organization-driven health care supply chain,
investigating how the buyer-supplier and buyer-middleman
relationships affect health care supply chain member
Dutta's research intersects technology, strategy and
entrepreneurship, exploring a central conundrum for the technology
entrepreneur—attracting stakeholders when there is
information asymmetry about the quality of a venture. He
investigates the value-added benefits of private equity investors
that spur innovation and growth of new technology ventures;
the behavioral aspects of investment decisions in markets
loomed with uncertainty and information asymmetry; and how
organizations cope with exogenous shifts in the environment.
Li's primary research interests focus on strategic investments
under uncertainty and venture capital.
Lin's research interests are in the areas of information
systems, multinational finance and forecasting.
Ru's research focuses on the impact of operations and marketing
decisions on supply chain performance. He also examines the role of
financial decisions on supply chain management.
Simpson's interests include supply chain logistics, emergency
services and the digital distribution of conventional
Suresh's work is primarily in manufacturing and operations
Thomas’ interests include international management,
entrepreneurship and the commercialization of technology.
Vandaie's research focuses on strategy and innovation, and
examines the economics of science in the private sector by looking
at the interplay between basic science, applied inventions and
firm-level innovation strategies. Other research explores how firm
capabilities are developed and deployed within inter-firm
Vedantam works in the area of operations management and
conducts research in supply chains, sustainability, recycling and
Wang’s interest is the design of contracts and other
coordination mechanisms to improve supply chain performance.
Mingcheng Wei's research interests include supply chain
management, revenue management and dynamic pricing,
consumer-oriented operations model, social networks and social
learning, and congestion pricing and transportation networks.
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Balkundi's research interests are in social networks and team
Becker's research focuses on the effects of human resources and
labor relations policies on firm performance.
Grijalva's research interests include leadership, narcissism,
counterproductive work behavior and gender.
Krzystofiak's research interests are in human resource
management, with specialties in staffing, selection, employment
discrimination and affirmative action.
Lee's research is focused on affect and emotions, interpersonal
aggression and unethical behavior.
Lemoine’s research interests include gender and
leadership, leadership and motivation, servant leadership,
creativity and innovation, and managing under volatility,
uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity (VUCA).
Maynes researches the impact of proactivity on
organizational and employee effectiveness, as well as factors
leading to employee-driven innovation and change.
Paul Tesluk's research focuses on strategies to enhance team
effectiveness and innovation, the assessment and development of
management and leadership talent, and organizational culture and
climate in organizations transitioning to high-involvement
Treadway's research investigates the social dynamics of human
resource processes, evaluating the impact of political skill,
social influence processes and diversity on performance, turnover
and stress in organizations.
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