Seminar List 2019

January, 2019

January 15, 2019
Ms Martha Jeong, Harvard University
Communicating with Warmth: Sweet Talk or Costly Signal?

January 17, 2019
Mr Saehee (Sam) Kang, Rutgers University
What Do You Mean When You Pay for Performance? Conditional Effects of Pay-for-Performance on Job Satisfaction and Organizational Performance

February, 2019

February 21, 2019
Prof. Charles (Chuck) Eesley, Stanford University
Entrepreneurship, Strategy and Innovation (PhD Workshop)

February 22, 2019
Prof. Charles (Chuck) Eesley, Stanford University
Adaptation and Social Networks in Digital Ventures: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment on a MOOC Platform

March, 2019

March 7, 2019
Prof. Razvan Lungeanu, Northeastern University
The Ins and Outs of Writing Reviews and Responding to Challenging Reviewers' Letters (PhD Workshop)

March 8, 2019
Prof. Razvan Lungeanu, Northeastern University
Janus-faced do-gooders? A mental accounting perspective on cross-domain decision-making

March 22, 2019
Prof. Philipp Meyer-Doyle, INSEAD
CEO Career Variety and Firm Risk Management

April, 2019

April 4, 2019
Prof. Matthias Brauer, University of Mannheim
Dear CEO: Activist Investors' Tactical Use of Letters to Influence Campaign Success

May, 2019

May 3, 2019
Prof. Yanfeng Zheng, The University of Hong Kong
Shadow of The Great Firewall: The Impact of Blocking Google on Innovation in China

May 10, 2019
Prof. Nan Jia, University of Southern California
Beware of Strange Bed-fellows: An Analysis of Partnerships between the State and Venture Investors in Managing Government Guiding Funds in China

May 17, 2019
Prof. Prof Riki Takeuchi, University of Texas at Dallas & HKUST
Expatriates’ Performance Profiles: Examining the Effects of Work Experiences on the Longitudinal Change Patterns

June, 2019

June 4, 2019
Mr. Xinhao (Jamie) Qiao, HKUST
Investee Peers and Corporate Social Responsibility (MPhil Thesis Defense)

June 10, 2019
Prof. Mo Wang, University of Florida
Mutlilevel Modeling (PhD Workshop)

June 11, 2019
Prof. Mo Wang, University of Florida
An Actor–partner Interdependence Model of Employees’ and Coworkers’ Innovative Behavior, Psychological Detachment, and Strain Reactions

June 25, 2019
Mr. In Seong (Lewis) Jeong, HKUST
Two Essays on the Positive and Negative Effects of Team Crisis on Creativity (PhD Thesis Defense)

September, 2019

September, 2019
Prof. Fabrice Lumineau, Purdue University
When Less May Be More: An Asymmetric View of Franchise Contract Scope

October, 2019

October 18, 2019
Ms Zhou (Emma) Chen, Rice University
Information Externality of CVC Investments: How Firms’ CVC Investments May Affect Other Firms’ Acquisition Target Selections in Technology Industries?

October 22, 2019
Ms Jessica Huisi Li, Cornell University
My Boss is Younger, Less Educated, and Has a Shorter Tenure: Status (In)congruence and Supervisor Competence Influence Subordinates’ Fairness Perceptions and Work Motivation

October 30, 2019
Ms Haeyoung Koo, University of California, Irvine
Dare to fight? The influence of hostile tactics on target firm resistance in hedge fund activism

December, 2019

December 2, 2019
Dr Neha Tripathi, National University of Singapore
Intraindividual Variability in Identity Centrality: Examining the Dynamics of Perceived Role Progress and State Identity Centrality

December 16, 2019
Dr T. Brad Bitterly, University of Michigan
Strategic Communication