Seminar List 2017

January, 2017

January 9, 2017
Ms Chaitali (Tali) Kapadia, University of North Carolina
More Tasks, More Ideas: How Multitasking Influences Subsequent Creativity

January 11, 2017
Mr. David Daniels, Stanford University
How Nudge Strategies Can Backfire in Social Interactions

January 12, 2017
Mr. Richard Haans, Tilburg University
How optimal is distinctiveness? Category heterogeneity and the distinctiveness-performance relationship

January 16, 2017
Ms Jaee Cho, Colubmia University
Cultural Crossing and Mixing: Effects of Diversity Ideologies on Consumption, Judgment, and Problem-Solving

February, 2017

Feburary 17, 2017
Prof. Madeline Ong, Singapore Management University
When Corporate Social Responsibility Motivates Employee Citizenship Behavior: The Sensitizing Role of Task Significance

Feburary 22, 2017
Mr. Kwangjune Ahn, University of Toronto
When Do Sellers Use Brokers? A Study of Start-ups that Use Law Firms in Venture Capital Deals

Feburary 23, 2017
Ms Kamini Gupta, London Business School
The role of knowledge specialists in multiple-goal pursuit

Feburary 14, 21 & 28, 2017
Dr Gilad Feldman, Maastricht University
PhD workshops on Meta-analysis

March, 2017

March 21 & 28, 2017
Prof. Kathleen Eisenhardt, Stanford University
PhD Workshops on theory building and behavioral strategy

March 23, 2017
Prof. Kathleen Eisenhardt, Stanford University
IAS Distinguished Lecture - 
Simple Rules: How to Thrive in a Complex World

March 30, 2017
Prof. Jean-Francois Hennart, Tilburg University
PhD Workshop on Transaction Costs Theory

March 31, 2017
Prof Jean-Francois Hennart, Tilburg University
Emerging Market MNEs and Theories of the Multinational Enterprise

April, 2017

April 7, 2017
Prof. Michael Frese, 
National University of Singapore & Leuphana University of Lueneburg 
Psychological Interventions of Increasing Personal Initiative to Improve Entrepreneurs' Performance in Developing Countries

April 27, 2017
Ms Jie (Kassie) Li, HKUST
Why and When Does Supervisor-Directed Citizenship Behavior Lead to Abusive Supervision: The Role of Sense of Power and Power Distance Orientation (MPhil Thesis Defense)

May, 2017

May 12, 2017
Prof. Sampsa Samila, National University of Singapore
Trust and Network Structure in Venture Capital Investments

May 22, 2017
Mr. Anran Li, HKUST
Who Can Better Forsee the Future? The Contrasting Effect of Managerial Hubris and Modesty on Foresight (MPhil Thesis Defense)

May 29, 2017
Prof. Tiziana Casciaro, University of Toronto
Energy Networks and Individual Performance in Organziations

June, 2017

June 2, 2017
Prof. M.K. Chin, Indiana University
Different Strokes for Different Folks: The Influence of Top Mangers' Political Ideologies on the Efficacy of TMT Vertical Pay Disparities

June 6, 2017
Ms Yin (Nadia) Yu, HKUST
Relationshhip between Power and Organizational Poltics Revisited at Work Group Level (PhD Thesis Defense)

June 7, 2017
Ms Xing Yuan, HKUST
The Best of Intentions and the Worst of Results: Monochronicity and the Employment of Feedback Avoiding Behavior as a Temporal Self-Regulatory Strategy (MPhil Thesis Defense)

June 7, 2017
Mr. John Jamison, HKUST
Narrative Means to Engagement Ends: Dispositional Creativity's Role in Moderating Employee Burnout (MPhil Thesis Defense)

June 12, 2017
Ms Jieying Chen, HKUST
Mindfulness in the Workplace (PhD Thesis Defense)

June 13-14, 2017
Prof. Mo Wang, University of Florida
Workshops on Quantitative Methods

June 15, 2017
Ms Jingdan (Donna) Yao, HKUST
When Forgiveness Hurts Relationships: A Lens of Communication (PhD Thesis Defense)

June 22, 2017
Prof. David Zhu, Arizona State University
Executive Job Satisfaction: A Study of Its Antecedents and Consquesnces in China

July, 2017

July 28, 2017
Mr Lipeng (Gary) Ge, HKUST
Overcoming Learning Barriers: Institutional Context, Negative Transfer of Learning, and the Performance Implications of Emerging Market Firms’ R&D Experience (PhD Thesis Defense)

July 28, 2017
Ms Jieyu (Jessie) Zhou, HKUST
Strategies of private firms in emerging markets: The role of firm-government relationship (PhD Thesis Defense)

September, 2017

September 20, 2017
Dr Shivaram V. Devarakonda, Tilburg University
Marshallian Forces and Governance Externalities: Location Effects on Contractual Safeguards in R&D Alliances

October, 2017

October 6, 2017
Ms Simone Tang, Duke University
Loyalty as a moral motivation

October 11, 2017
Mr Letian Zhang, Harvard University
Who Rewards Diversity? Institutional Context, Board Gender Diversity, and Analyst Evaluation

October 13, 2017
Mr Julien Clement, INSEAD
Adapting to architectural change: Evidence from big data on small terms

October 25, 2017
Mr Jackson Lu, Columbia University
Adapting to architectural change: Evidence from big data on small terms

October 27, 2017
Prof Sam Garg, HKUST
Global Leader or Foreign Traitor? The Divergent Effects of International Experiences on Leadership Effectiveness vs. Leadership Selection

November, 2017

November 1, 2017
Mr Alessandro Piazza, Columbia University
From Founders to Funders: Generalized Reciprocity and the Reproduction of Homophily in the Market for Angel Investments

November 10, 2017
Mr Wesley Koo, Stanford University
A Thousand Faces: Sellers' Heterogeneous Responses to Platform Change and the Importance of Offline Environments

November 24, 2017
Prof Guoli Chen, INSEAD
That Could Have Been Me: Director Deaths, Mortality Salience, and CEO Prosocial Behavior

November 29, 2017
Dr Chuljin Park, Pennsylvania State University
Recovering Network Losses after Financial Fraud

December, 2017

December 1, 2017
Mr Niranjan Janardhanan, University of Texas, Austin
Manager identity prominence and managerial performance

December 7, 2017
Dr Bobbi Thomason, University of Pennsylvania
Managing spouses and supervisors on the way to the C-suite: Women executives’ relational strategies for enacting ideals

December 11, 2017
Mr Heejung Byun, University of Maryland
When is the client not right? Performance implications of client-led diversification