Faculty Research Interests Between 2015-2017

 
CoB Department Current Research Streams Extended/Projected Research Streams
Accounting
  • Pension accounting
  • Earnings management
  • Sustainability accounting
  • Internal auditing
  • Tax-related issues
  • Social responsibility
  • Accounting standards
  • Career management
Decision Sciences
  • Inventory optimization and supply chain management
  • Business Analytics
  • Economic lot-sizing and Scheduling
  • Application of Operations Research models to Telecommunication network planning and Transportation networks
  • Forecasting
  • Quality management
  • Mathematical and simulation modeling of complex systems
  • Discrete-Event simulation
  • Real-world applications in the private and public sectors
  • Statistics
  • Decisions Analysis and Bayesian Inference
  • Data mining
  • Cost-Effectiveness analysis of public health policy
  • Closed loop supply chains and sustainable operations
  • Healthcare management
  • Big data analysis
  • Machine Learning
  • Mathematical modeling of system dynamics
Economics
  • Applied Microeconomics
  • Economic Growth
  • Environmental/ecological assessment
  • Behavioral & Experimental Economics
  • Health Economics/Big Data Analysis
  • Economics of Intellectual Property
  • Monetary Policy
  • Small, Open Macroeconomies
  • Economics of the family
  • Labor Economics
  • International Trade and Globalization
  • Urban and Public 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
  • Consumer experiences and behavior in a HTM setting
  • Food and Beverage Analysis using eye-tracker technology
  • Social entrepreneurship
  • Cultural correlates of specific destinations
  • Minimum wage increase impact on business operations
  • Resort fees
  • Gratuity systems for restaurants
  • Gastronomy hospitality
Information Systems
  • Enterprise architecture and design
  • SOLOMO (social, local and mobile) diffusion and adoption
  • Open innovation/open source
  • Green IT
  • 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
  • Big data and marketing analytics
  • Digital marketing
  • Product sustainability and corporate social responsibility
  • New product design and development
  • Marketing management
  • Consumer behavior
  • Health care marketing
  • Cross-cultural marketing
  • Benchmarking performance
  • Branding
  • Consumer Culture Theory
  • Retailing
  • Marketing strategy
  • Drug risk communication
  • Wine marketing
  • Advertising case writing