Seminar List 2012

February, 2012

February 3, 2012
Prof. George Huber, University of Texas, Austin
A process explanation of executives' personal attributions and consequent actions regarding changes in organizational performance: The influence of roles, learning in the career tournament, and personality traits

February 6, 2012
Prof. George Huber, University of Texas, Austin
How to be successful in publishing in research journals in the field of business and management? (PhD workshop)

February 24, 2012
Prof. Blake Ashforth, Arizona State University
Ambivalence in Organizations

March, 2012

March 1, 2012
Prof. Miriam Erez, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology
The Emergence of Leadership in Multicultural Teams (MCTs)

March 16, 2012
Prof. Paul Tesluk, University at Buffalo
Leadership & Organizational Change: Implications for Leadership Development

March 23, 2012
Ms Eileen Chou, Northwestern University
The Devil is in the Details: The Motivational, Cognitive, and Behavioral Benefits of Less Specific Contract

April, 2012

April 2, 2012
Prof. Zhi Huang, HKUST
Bask in Reflected Glory or Expose oneself to Vagary? Status Inequality as a Structural Contingency for the Perceptual Effect of High-Status Affiliations

April 16, 2012
Prof. Brayden King, Northwestern University
Social Movements, Risk Perceptions, and Economic Outcomes: The Effect of Primary and Secondary Stakeholder Activism on Firms� Perceived Environmental Risk and Financial Performance

April 17, 2012
Prof. Brayden King, Northwestern University
Social Movements and Organizational Theory (PhD Workshop)

April 27, 2012
Prof Adam Galinsky, Northwestern University
The Psychology of Hierarchy

May, 2012

May 4, 2012
Prof. Wouter Stam, HKUST
Connecting the dots: A study of managerial network cognition and contract wins among firms tendering for the 2014 Olympic Games in Russia

May 18, 2012
Prof. Melody Chao, HKUST
The role of essentialist theory on cultural adjustment

May 25, 2012
Prof. Joon Nak Choi, HKUST
How is "Conformity and Resource Dependency amongst Hedge Funds"?

June, 2012

June 1, 2012
Prof Guoli Chen, INSEAD
Can You Believe It? Managerial Discretion, Information Intermediaries, and the Credibility of Corporate Communications

June 20, 2012
Prof Woody Powell, Stanford University
The Emergence of Organizations and Markets

June 25, 2012
Prof Andreas Schwab, Iowa State University
Researchers Should Make Thoughtful Assessments Instead of Null-Hypothesis Significance Tests

September, 2012

September 21, 2012
Prof Riki Takeuchi, HKUST
Balance Mechanism of Organizational Politics in Employee Job Performance: A Socio-Political Perspective

October, 2012

October 5, 2012
Prof Zhi Huang, HKUST
Acquirer-Target Power Inequality, Power Distance Value, and Post-Acquisition Performance

October 20, 2012
Prof Oded Shenkar, Ohio State University
Convergence or Divergence: Evidence from Cluster Maps

October 26, 2012
Ms Carmen Ng, HKUST
The Escalation Of Commitment And Affect (PhD Thesis Defense)

November, 2012

November 2, 2012
Prof Forrest Briscoe, The Pennsylvania State University
Managing the Prestigious-Tie Paradox: Effects on Client Creation and Revenue Generation in a Law Firm Setting

November 16, 2012
Prof Huiwen Lian, HKUST
Abusive supervision and retalitation: A self-control framework

November 19, 2012
Mr Qiang (John) Li, University of Maryland
A bird in your hand is worth two in the bush: CEO stock selling at IPO

November 23, 2012
Prof Joshua Sears, Georgia State University
Technological overlap, location, and time elapsed until the initial post-acquisition innovation

December, 2012

December 6, 2012
Mr Razvan Lungeanu, Northwestern University
Ownership as a contingent resource: Well-matched owners and firms equals IPO success

December 10, 2012
Ms Olga Hawn, Duke University
Strategic Role of Corporate Social Responsibility in International Expansion of Emerging Market Multinationals

December 11, 2012
Mr Abhijith Holehonnur, The Pennsylvania State University
Shoot for the stars? Predicting the recruitment of prestigious directors at newly public firms

December 13, 2012
Prof Joyce Bono, University of Florida
Publishing in Management (PhD Workshop)

December 17, 2012
Prof Stephen Tallman, University of Richmond
Alliance theory and offshore outsourcing of knowledge intensive services (PhD Workshop)

December 20, 2012
Prof Jing Zhu, HKUST
Ups and downs of the expatriate experience: An examination of adjustment and career benefits trajectories