Faculty Research Interests Between 2009-2015

 
CoB Department Current Research Streams Extended/Projected Research Streams
Accounting
  • Pension accounting
  • Earnings management
  • Sustainability accounting
  • Internal auditing
  • Social responsibility
  • Accounting standards
  • Tax-related issues
  • Career management
Decision Sciences
  • Inventory optimization and supply chain management
  • Mathematical and simulation modeling of complex systems
  • Real-world applications in the private and public sectors
  • Production and supply chain management
  • Healthcare management
  • Big data analysis
Economics
  • Applied microeconomics
  • Applied macroeconomics
  • Economic (local) development and impact assessment
  • Environmental/ecological assessment
  • Corporate finance/economics
  • Behavioral economics
Finance
  • Asset pricing/international finance
  • Corporate finance
  • International, behavioral and business
  • Behavioral approaches to price-setting
  • Exchange rate movements
  • Corporate finance
Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • Destination marketing & management
  • Social entrepreneurship
  • Outcome measures of HTP
  • Cultural correlates of specific destinations
  • Gastronomy hospitality
Information Systems
  • Enterprise architecture and design
  • SOLOMO (social, local and mobile) diffusion and adoption
  • Open innovation/open source
  • Cloud computing
  • Big data analytics
  • Healthcare IT
  • IT security
International Business
  • Strategies, structure, and processes of multinational firms
  • Entry strategies
  • Cross-cultural comparisons
  • Business models and strategies in emerging and developing economies
  • Cross-cultural competencies and leadership
  • International elements of innovation and creativity
Management
  • Environmental and organizational sustainability
  • Entrepreneurship, social entrepreneurship and SMEs
  • Teaching and learning contributions
  • Innovation (economic and social)
  • Collaborations, co-operation and knowledge sharing
  • Corporate reputation
Marketing
  • Sustainability/corporate social responsibility
  • New product development
  • Marketing management
  • Consumer behavior
  • Branding
  • Big data/marketing analytics
  • Digital/social media
  • Corporate social responsibility and sustainability