Research

“I Can Relate”: Survivor Leadership Supporting Women Transitioning Out of the Sex Trade

2019 

In this article, the authors examine the value of survivor leaders in organizations helping women transition out of the sex trade and how organizations can best utilize survivor leaders. They interviewed 10 […]

Arbitrage Trading: The Long and the Short of It

2019 

We examine net arbitrage trading (NAT) measured by the difference between quarterly abnormal hedge fund holdings and abnormal short interest. NAT strongly predicts stock returns in the cross section. Across 10 well-known […]

CSR Reputation and Firm Performance: A Dynamic Approach

2019 

Many countries have regulations that require firms to engage in minimum levels of corporate social (CS) activities in areas such as the environment and social welfare. In this paper, we argue that […]

Improving Remanufacturing Core Recovery and Profitability Through Seeding

2019 

Through analytical modeling and a numerical study grounded in observations from automotive remanufacturing, this study examines seeding—selling new products as remanufactured at the start of a new product’s lifecycle—in order to increase […]

Improving Remanufacturing Core Recovery and Profitability Through Seeding

2019 

Through analytical modeling and a numerical study grounded in observations from automotive remanufacturing, this study examines seeding—selling new products as remanufactured at the start of a new product’s lifecycle—in order to increase […]

Predicting Stress Tests in European Banks

2019 

This paper tests the hypothesis that stress tests are primarily a function of the fundamental financial condition and operating environment of individual banks, rather than alternative adverse economic and financial scenarios imposed […]

Ready for action: Developing classroom teams to prepare students for the business world

2019 

The ability to work in teams is one of the most highly valued professional skills. Preparing students to operate effectively in workplace teams, therefore, is naturally a priority for business and management […]

Selection for Fit

2019 

We review person-organization fit theory and research on selection and recruitment, and also highlight practical recommendations. The article is framed around explaining how and why people who are well matched to their […]

Self-leadership: A paradoxical core of organizational behavior

2019 

This review focuses on the paradoxical concept of self-leadership—defined as a comprehensive self-influence process capturing how individuals motivate themselves to complete work that is naturally motivating or work that must be done […]

Service Innovation is Urgent In Healthcare, AMS Review

2019 

Healthcare is a service setting where meeting the needs of customers (patients and their families) is uniquely challenging. But the necessity, complexity, cost, and high-emotion nature of the service, as well as […]

Synthesizing content models of employee turnover

2019 

To identify a set of broad factors that reflect the constructs measured in three content models of employee turnover, we hypothesized 19 scales would reduce to five factors related to employee job‐search […]

The CEO as a key micro-foundation of global strategy: Task demands, CEO origin, and the CEO’s international background

2019 

We explore the selection of new CEOs with international backgrounds as a key microfoundation of global strategy. Building on executive succession, upper echelons, and international business research, we argue that firms choose […]

A Path to More Enduring Happiness: Take a Detour from Specific Emotional Goals

2018 

Although much of consumption behavior is prompted by the pursuit of happiness, enduring happiness remains elusive, since happiness is destined to adaptation. Our research identifies a novel yet simple method of slowing […]

A Robust Test of Long-Run Abnormal Stock Returns in Event Studies

2018 

This paper proposes a novel standardized test for abnormal returns in long-horizon event studies that takes into account cross-sectional correlation, autocorrelation, and heteroskedasticity of stock returns. Extensive simulation analyses demonstrate improved size […]

A Study Shows the Best Times of Day to Post to Social Media

2018 

Content platforms (e.g., newspapers, magazines) post several stories daily on their dedicated social media pages and promote some of them using targeted content advertising (TCA). Posting stories enables content platforms to grow […]

A Typology of Remanufacturing in Closed-Loop Supply Chains

2018 

This manuscript defines a typology of remanufacturing based on multiple decades of direct observations across various remanufacturing industries. The manuscript also details how managers adapt their remanufacturing operations and strategies to the […]

An inverse newsvendor model to set the optimal number of customers in a capacitated environment

2018 

The inverse newsvendor problem is a variant of the traditional newsvendor problem where the decision of interest is to select the number of customers that could be served in the available capacity, […]

Asset supply networks in humanitarian operations: A combined empirical-simulation approach

2018 

International humanitarian organizations (IHOs) respond to mega disasters while maintaining development programs in the rest of the world (ROW). This means an IHO’s asset supply network must perform the challenging task of […]

Challenges to Cybersecurity: Current State of Affairs

2018 

Despite increasing investment in cybersecurity initiatives, incidents such as data breach, malware infections, and cyberattacks on cyberphysical systems show an upward trend. I identify the technical, economic, legal, and behavioral challenges that […]

Closed Form Models for Dwell Point Locations with Turnover Based Storage Assignment Policy

2018 

This study investigates where an idle storage-retrieval device should dwell (locate) to minimize the expected response time of its next transaction for both an Automated Storage/Retrieval System (AS/RS) and an Automated Storage […]

Coordination of Autonomous Healthcare Entities: Emergency Response to Multiple Casualty Incidents

2018 

In recent years, many urban areas have established healthcare coalitions (HCCs) composed of autonomous (and often competing) hospitals, with the goal of improving emergency preparedness and response. We study the role of […]

Coordination of Autonomous Healthcare Entities: Emergency Response to Multiple Casualty Incidents

2018 

In recent years, many urban areas have established healthcare coalitions (HCCs) composed of autonomous (and often competing) hospitals, with the goal of improving emergency preparedness and response. We study the role of […]

Cyber Security Curriculum Development: Protecting Students and Institutions While Providing Hands-on Experience

2018 

Demand for graduates with cybersecurity skills continues to increase. Many universities have developed or are in the process of developing new courses or degree programs to meet student demand and fill the […]

Daily Mistrust: A Resource Perspective of its Implications For Work and Home

2018 

Mistrust is a daily occurrence at work. Yet little is known about how perceptions of being mistrusted by coworkers may affect employees’ subsequent daily attitudes and behaviors. Indeed, the existing literature on […]

Do ongoing networks block out new friends? Reconciling the embeddedness constraint dilemma on new alliance partner addition

2018 

Research Summary: This study addresses a theoretical dilemma regarding how alliance network constraint (reflected by network cohesion) affects a firm’s alliance formation with new partners. Using a network pluralism approach, we separate […]

Driving growth of Mwallets in emerging markets: a retailer’s perspective

2018 

The technology growth and evolving customer expectations in emerging markets have led firms to search for strategic tools to engage customers. The digital payment industry has seen the emergence of a new […]

Emotional Mechanisms Linking Incivility at Work to Aggression and Withdrawal at Home An Experience-Sampling Study

2018 

We report an experience-sampling study examining the spillover of workplace incivility on employees’ home lives. Specifically, we test a moderated mediation model whereby discrete emotions transmit the effects of workplace incivility to […]

Event study testing with cross-sectional correlation due to partially overlapping event windows

2018 

This article re-examines the issue of cross-sectional correlation. Kolari and Pynnonen (2010) find that, in the case of event-date clustering with the same event window for all firms, relatively low cross-sectional correlation […]

Examining follower responses to transformational leadership from a dynamic, person-environment fit perspective

2018 

We invoke the person–environment fit paradigm to examine on a daily basis follower affective, attitudinal, and behavioral responses to transformational leadership needed and received. Results from two experience sampling method (ESM) studies […]

Expiration dates and order quantities for perishables

2018 

We address the problem of how to set expiration dates for perishable products in the context of a retailer that sells a random lifetime product under periodic review. Although the lifetime is […]

From Browsing to Beyond: The Needs-Adaptive Shopper Journey Model

2018 

We propose a theory-based model of the shopper journey, incorporating the rich literature in consumer research and marketing research. We also take into account the evolving retailing landscape, characterized by significant knowledge, […]

Gross and Net Tax Shield Valuation

2018 

This paper shows that distinguishing between gross and net tax shields arising from interest deductions is important to firm valuation. The distinction affects the interpretation but not valuation of tax shields for […]

Helping others or helping oneself? An episodic examination of the behavioral consequences of helping at work

2018 

Scholars have paid an increasing amount of attention to organizational citizenship behaviors (OCBs), with a particular emphasis on helping others at work. In addition, recent empirical work has focused on how OCB […]

How Financial Constraints Influence Consumer Behavior: An Integrative Framework

2018 

Financial constraints are economic limitations on behavior. Given that millions of people experience chronic or episodic financial constraints, we sought to review research that provides insight into how they affect consumer behavior. […]

Improving Remanufacturing Core Recovery and Profitability Through Seeding

2018 

Through analytical modeling and a numerical study grounded in observations from automotive remanufacturing, this study examines seeding—selling new products as remanufactured at the start of a new product’s lifecycle—in order to increase […]

Information Content of Web-based Stock Ratings: The Case of Motley Fool CAPS Data

2018 

Purpose The purpose of this paper is to answer a fundamental question – are individual stock picks by a particular internet investment community informative enough to beat the market? The author observes […]

Integration of behavioral and operational elements through System Dynamics

2018 

In this chapter, we show how the tools and principles of system dynamics facilitate the integration of operations management and behavioral sciences. At its core, system dynamics develops process-based theories that explicitly […]

Investigating the impact of workforce racial diversity on the organizational corporate social responsibility performance: An institutional logics perspective

2018 

Racial diversity is considered an integral part of the business world. The extant literature has focused on the effect of racial diversity on a firm’s financial performance and presented mixed findings. Building […]

Investigating the Influence of Characteristics of the New Product Introduction Process on Firm Value: The Case of the Pharmaceutical Industry

2018 

Scholars identify several benefits of new product introductions (NPI), yet prior literature largely overlooks how the process of NPI generates marketplace insights and influences subsequent products. Building on the concept of absorptive […]