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Stuart Research Presentations - 2016-17

The Friday Research Presentations series showcases ongoing academic research projects conducted by Stuart School of Business faculty and graduate students, as well as guest research presentations made by faculty from other leading business schools.

Friday Research presentations during the 2016-17 academic year are listed below.

Fall 2016

September 2, 2016

  • Priyanka Sharma, IIT Stuart School of Business, Entry, Settlement and Litigation Under Sequential Innovation

September 16, 2016

  • Smriti Anand, IIT Stuart School of Business, Social Networks in the Workplace and Idiosyncratic Deals
  • Jolene Zhao and Sang Baum Kang, IIT Stuart School of Business, Pricing Fast-Responding Electricity Storage Assets in the Presence of Negative Prices and Price Spikes: A Simulation-and-Regression Approach

September 30, 2016

Li Cai, IIT Stuart School of Business, How do Environmentally Responsible Firms Finance Their Investments?

Yiwei Fang, IIT Stuart School of Business, The Value Effect of Serving Overconfident Customers

October 7, 2016

  • Arjun Chakravarti, IIT Stuart School of Business, Dyad Relationships in Higher-Order Embedded Groups Over Time
  • Sang Baum Kang and Jian Jia, IIT Stuart School of Business, Predictive Regressions on Metal Futures Returns

October 14, 2016

  • Smriti Anand and Elizabeth Durango-Cohen, IIT Stuart School of Business, The Effects of Human Resource Management Decisions: Learning through Experiences
  • David Richardson, IIT Stuart School of Business, Comparing Estimation Approaches for Event Study Measurement of Movie Product Placements

October 21, 2016

  • Weslynne Ashton, IIT Stuart School of Business, Financing Cleaner Production in Central America
  • Matthew Dixon, IIT Stuart School of Business, Machine Learning for Algorithmic Trading

October 28, 2016

  • Liad Wagman, IIT Stuart School of Business, Property Rights and Neighborhood Externalities: Evidence from Short-Term Rental Regulation
  • Nasrin R. Khalili, IIT Stuart School of Business, Synthesis of Lean and Sustainable Supply Chains

November 4, 2016

  • Dinakar Jayarajan, IIT Stuart School of Business, The Impact of Durability on Automobile Demand
  • Ricky Cooper, J. Seddon, and Ben Van Vliet, IIT Stuart School of Business, High Frequency Trading and Conflict in the Markets

November 18, 2016

Joel Goldhar, IIT Stuart School of Business, Overview of Current Research Projects at the Center for Corporate Performance

Ricky Cooper and Marat Molyboga, IIT Stuart School of Business, Exotic Beta and Black-Litterman

Spring 2017

February 10, 2017

  • Smriti Anand and Priyanka Sharma, IIT Stuart School of Business, I-deals Differentiation and Team Effectiveness: Contextual Effects of Communication
  • Ben Van Vliet and Ricky Cooper, IIT Stuart School of Business, The Nature of High Frequency Trading

February 17, 2017

  • Haizhi Wang, Jianrong Wang, Xinting Zhen, and Jingqi Zhang, IIT Stuart School of Business, Haizhi Wang and Ph.D. students will present/discuss three papers: Inside Debt and Firm Risk Taking: The Mediating Role of Corporate Social Responsibility; Wrongful Discharge Law, Banking Power, and Risk Taking; and Global Equity Offering and Accessing Domestic Debt Market

March 3, 2017

  • Arjun Chakravarti and David Richardson, IIT Stuart School of Business, Establishing Norms of Haggling Behavior
  • Carlos Teixeira, IIT Institute of Design, Design Strategy in Complex Spaces of Innovation

March 10, 2017

  • Sang Baum Kang and Jian Jia, IIT Stuart School of Business, Zinc Price Predictability and Selective Hedging Strategy
  • Yuri Mansury, IIT, The Co-Evolution of High Speed Rail and Urban Land Use in China OR City Size, Scaling, and Connectivity in Spatial Systems with Interregional and Local Network Interactions

March 24, 2017

  • David Ehrlich, IIT Stuart School of Business, Utility-Sponsored Customer Electricity Efficiency Programs: Analyzing Performance to Inform State Carbon Emission Reduction Policy
  • Matthew Dixon, IIT Stuart School of Business, High Frequency Market Making with Machine Learning

March 31, 2017

  • Martin Bariff, IIT Stuart School of Business, A Cognitive Work Analysis Measurement of Information Overload
  • David Richardson, IIT Stuart School of Business, A Simple Model of Debt Driven Business Cycles

April 7, 2017

  • Liad Wagman, IIT Stuart School of Business, Do Consumers Search for Good or Bad News about Sellers? The Case of Airbnb
  • Sang Baum Kang and Jialin Zhao, IIT Stuart School of Business, Oil Price Uncertainty and Real Economic Activities: The Importance of Disentangling Diffusive and Jump Components of Variance

April 21, 2017

  • Joel Goldhar, IIT Stuart School of Business, Report on Research at the Center for Corporate Performance
  • Li Cai, IIT Stuart School of Business, The R&D Premium

April 28, 2017

  • Siva K. Balasubramanian, IIT Stuart School of Business, Product Placement Research at Stuart: An Overview of Work Completed and Plans Ahead
  • Michael Gorham, IIT Stuart School of Business, Presentation and Discussion on Database Plans at Center for Financial Innovation

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