2009-2010

2010

21 June 2010
A Network Model of Counterparty Risk
Dr. Dale W.R. Rosenthal, University of Illinois, Chicago

18 June 2010
Genomics and Variable Selection
Professor Kjell A. Doksum, University of Wisconsin, Madison

31 May 2010
Can Big Traders Influence the Stock Market?
Professor Gopal Basak, ISI, Calcutta, India

27 May 2010
The Mnet Method for Variable Selection
Professor Jian Huang, University of Iowa

22 May 2010
How a Technology Professional Became a Top Business Leader - Experience Sharing by Mr. Paul Chow
Mr. Paul Chow Man Yiu, Former Chief Executive and Executive Director of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited

19 May 2010
Hoeffding Decompositions and Urn Sequences
Dr. Omar El-Dakkak, Universite Paris Ouest - Nanterre - La Defense

28 April 2010
Identifying the Ideal Fit between Mobile Work and Mobile Work Support
Dr. Yufei Yuan, DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University

26 April 2010
Capacity Sharing and Cost Allocation among Independent Firms in the Presence of Congestion
Dr Yimin Yu, Department of Management Sciences, City University of Hong Kong

23 April 2010
Bound Smaller Than the Quasi-Fisher Information in Generalized Linear Models
Prof. Lixing Zhu, Hong Kong Baptist University

21 April 2010
Concentration Inequalities and Convex Concentration Inequalities
Prof. Thierry Klein, I.M.T. Toulouse

16 April 2010
Investment in Cost-Reducing IT under Uncertainty - a Duopoly Model
Professor Vidyanand Choudhary, University of California, Irvine

16 April 2010
Factor Modelling for Time Series: From Econometrics Models to Statistical Approaches
Prof. Qiwei Yao, London School of Economics

14 April 2010
Intermarket Competition in U.S. Equity Options Trading: A Diffusion Analysis of New Exchange Entrants
Professor Bruce Weber, London Business School

29 March 2010
Managing Service Relationships under Endogenous Expectations
Professor Ioana Popescu, INSEAD

24 March 2010
Three Financial Engineering Problems: Asia Options, Occupation Times, and Modeling of Energy Markets
Dr. Ning Cai, Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management, HKUST

12 March 2010
Statistical Analysis of Stellar Evolution
Professor David van Dyk, Dept. of Statistics, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Dept. of Statistics, University of California, Irvine

12 March 2010
"We Will be Right With You": Managing Customers Expectations with Vague Promises and Cheap Talk
Professor Gad Allon, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University

27 February 2010
The Success Story of Octopus
Mr. Sammy Kam, Technical Director, Octopus Holdings Limited

24 February 2010
Large-scale Service Marketplaces: Role of the Moderating Firm
Mr. Eren Cil, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University

22 February 2010
Advance Selling when Consumers Regret
Mr Javad Nasiry, INSEAD

10 February 2010
Enterprise System Implementation and Employee Job Performance: Understanding the Role of Advice Networks
Dr. Tracy Sykes, Walton College of Business, University of Arkansas

5 February 2010
Do I Follow My Friends or the Crowd? Observational Learning in Online Movie Rating
Mr. Young Jin Lee, Michael G. Foster School of Business, University of Washington

5 February 2010
How Inventory Is (Should Be) Financed: Trade Credit in Supply Chains with Demand Uncertainty and Costs of Financial Distress
Mr. Song (Alex) Yang, Booth School of Business, The University of Chicago

19 January 2010
Moderation and Strategic Communication in User-Generated Content (UGC)
Ms Hong Xu, McCombs School of Business, University of Texas at Austin

14 January 2010
Judging Borrowers by the Company They Keep: Social Networks and Information Asymmetry in Online Peer-to-Peer Lending
Mr. Mingfeng Lin, Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland

12 January 2010
Distinguishing Influence-Based Contagion from Homophily-Driven Diffusion in Dynamic Networks
Professor Sinan Aral, Stern School of Business, New York University

8 January 2010
Selfish Drug Allocation for Containing an International Influenza Pandemic at the Onset
Ms Liu Yang, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University

4 January 2010
Durable Products with Multiple Used Goods Markets: Product Upgrade and Retail Pricing Implications
Professor Shuya Yin, Paul Merage School of Business, University of California - Irvine

2009

8 December 2009
An Analysis of Coordination Mechanisms for the U.S. Cash Supply Chain
Ms Mili Mehrotra, Department of Operations Management, University of Texas at Dallas

5 December 2009
High Tech Entrepreneurship
Dr. Edmund Sun, Chair Professor at Academia Sinica and co-PI of Foresight Taiwan

27 November 2009
Global Production and Tax Planning for a Multinational Firm
Professor Vernon Hsu, Department of Decision Sciences & Managerial Economics, Faculty of Business Administration, Chinese University of Hong Kong

27 November 2009
Model Selection Consistency of Cp-LASSO in Linear Regression with Orthonormal Predictors
Prof. Hung Chen, Department of Mathematics, National Taiwan University

6 November 2009
Option Prices in terms of Distribution Functions
Prof. Ju-Yi Yen, Department of Mathematics, Vanderbilt University

2 November 2009 
Particle Markov Chain Monte Carlo Methods
Prof. Arnaud Doucet, The Institute of Statistical Mathematics

30 October 2009 
Quick and Accurate Response: A Strategic Viewpoint
Dr. Wang Tong, Department of Decision Sciences, NUS Business School

10 October 2009
Critical Success Factors to start a Software Business for Global Market
Mr. Albert Ching, Founder & CEO, i-Sprint Innovations

28 August 2009
Bayesian Analysis in Moment Inequality Models
Dr. Yuan Liao, Department of Statistics, Northwestern University

15 July 2009 
Two Essays in Supply Chain Management (PhD Thesis Presentation)
Miss Xiaoli Wu, Dept of ISOM, HKUST

9 July 2009
Identifying and Overcoming Self-Selection Biases in Online Product Reviews
Professor Paul Pavlou, Fox School of Business, Temple University