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  • Impact and the management researcher 

    Haley, Usha C.V. (Routledge, 2021-10-08)
    Universities, governments, faculty-evaluation committees, grant-bestowing institutions, scholars, and accreditation organizations have increasingly insisted on identifying and placing value on research impact. Valuation ...
  • How incumbents’ response strategy impacts rivals’ market exit timing? 

    Aghaie, Sina; Javadina, Amir; Mirahmad, Hooman; Janani, Saeed (Elsevier, 2022-04-01)
    Prior research illustrates that incumbent firms commonly react to a rival’s market entry by adjusting their marketing mix elements. Incumbents either adjust only one element – adopting a “focused” strategy – or adjust ...
  • Serving up a slice of entrepreneurship on campus: The new Pizza Hut museum 

    Abdinnour, Sue; Meinecke, Rachelle; Parcell, Lisa; Price, Jay M. (University of California Press, 2022-02-01)
    An interdisciplinary team at Wichita State University with individuals from the departments of Business, Communication, History, and Museum Studies worked with a design firm to rehabilitate the first Pizza Hut into a museum, ...
  • Price reactions to a rival’s market exit: evidence from the U.S. airline industry 

    Aghaie, Sina; Javadinia, Amir; Cockrell, Seth (Routledge, 2022-02-04)
    While antecedents of a rival’s exit have been extensively investigated, how a rival’s exit affects the market has been barely examined. Drawing on the contestable market theory, and utilizing a rich dataset of market exits ...
  • Complex and entangled public policy: Here be dragons in Emergence, Entanglement, and Political Economy 

    Devereaux, Abigail (Springer, Cham, 2020-12-05)
    The tools and concepts of the emerging field of complexity science—like agent-based modeling, network theory, and machine learning—can offer powerful insights to economists and crafters of public policy. Complexity science ...
  • The effects of ethnic diversity and friendship ties on managers' emotional exhaustion: A network-based case study of Caribbean information technology firms 

    Galbraith, Craig; Phillips-Hall, Cheryl Ann; Merrill, Gregory (Emerald Publishing Limited, 2022-03-07)
    Purpose – The purpose of this article is to empirically examine the relationship between managers’ emotional exhaustion and the ethnic diversity, workload requirements, and friendship ties within their work-groups. D ...
  • Sales complexity and value appropriation: a taxonomy of sales situations 

    Rangarajan, Deva; Hochstein, Bryan; Nagel, Duane M.; Lyngdoh, Teidorlang (Emerald Publishing Limited, 2021-12-27)
    Purpose – The increasingly complex business-to-business (B2B) sales process necessitates that sales managers strike the right balance between appropriate resource allocation, while also maintaining the profitability of the ...
  • Developing a small business educational program for growing rural businesses 

    Pett, Timothy L.; Francis, John D.; Veatch, Wendy (Small Business Institute, 2021-11-16)
    This paper elaborates on the development of a small business certificate program in rural Kansas. Researchers and local practitioners suggest that there are differences between rural and urban small businesses and that ...
  • The transformative potential of artificial intelligence 

    Gruetzemacher, Ross; Whittlestone, Jess (Elsevier Ltd, 2022-01-01)
    The terms ‘human-level artificial intelligence’ and ‘artificial general intelligence’ are widely used to refer to the possibility of advanced artificial intelligence (AI) with potentially extreme impacts on society. These ...
  • Practices of creative leadership: A qualitative meta-analysis in haute cuisine 

    Feuls, Miriam; Stierand, Marc B.; Dӧrfler, Viktor; Bojé, David M.; Haley, Usha C.V. (Wiley, 2021-11-11)
    Creative leadership has been studied in different collaborative contexts that can be summarized as facilitating employees' creativity, directing the realization of the creative vision of a leader and integrating different ...
  • Beliefs to behaviors: How religiosity alters perceptions of CSR initiatives and retail selection 

    Friske, Wesley M.; Cockrell, Seth; King, Robert Allen (SAGE Publications, 2021-10-28)
    The purpose of this study is to bring more clarity to the complex discussion of religiosity and its effects on consumer attitudes toward corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives and socially responsible shopping. ...
  • Better to give than to receive (or seek) help? The interpersonal dynamics of maintaining a reputation for creativity 

    Carnevale, Joel B.; Huang, Lei; Vincent, Lynne C.; Farmer, Steven M.; Wang, L. (Elsevier, 2021-11-01)
    Prior research suggests that the broader social environment in which employees develop, refine, and share their ideas is crucial in promoting creativity. But employees might not always be willing to interact with their ...
  • Scottish home prices: Compatible with Euro membership? 

    Miles, William (Universita Carlo Cattaneo, 2021)
    Although the Scottish electorate voted down independence in 2014, Brexit has led to renewed calls from Scottish political leaders for a second referendum. Scottish independence would likely lead to joining the European ...
  • Signaling authenticity for frontlineservice employees 

    Matthews, A. Lynn; Eilert, Meike (EMERALD GROUP PUBLISHING LIMITED, 2021-07-29)
    Purpose: Authenticity is a complex character that is valued in service contexts. Frontline service employees (FSEs), as both brand representatives and individuals who interact with clients, can signal their authenticity ...
  • Forecasting AI progress: A research agenda 

    Gruetzemacher, Ross; Dorner, Florian E.; Bernaola-Alvarez, Niko; Giattino, Charlie; Manheim, David (Elsevier, 2021-09-01)
    Forecasting AI progress is essential to reducing uncertainty in order to appropriately plan for research efforts on AI safety and AI governance. While this is generally considered to be an important topic, little work has ...
  • For whom does the bell toll: A political analysis of criticisms of the Hawthorne studies 

    Muldoon, Jeffrey; Liguori, Eric W.; Lovett, Steven; Stone, Christopher B. (Emerald Publishing Limited, 2021-05-18)
    Purpose: This paper aims to analyze the political background of the Hawthorne criticisms, positing that the political atmosphere of the 1940s, influenced by the decline of the new deal liberalism and the rise of the ...
  • The impact of parental migration on social identity - A framed field experiment with left-behind children in China 

    Wang, Siyu; Xu, Hui (Elsevier, 2021-07-01)
    Recent studies suggest that an estimated 61 million rural migrants in China were living outside their hometowns with their children left behind. We examine the impact of parental migration on the social identity among ...
  • Airline Quality Rating 2021: The 31th year reporting airline performance 

    Bowen, Brent D.; Headley, Dean E. (Wichita State University, 2021-05)
    The Airline Quality Rating (AQR) was developed and first announced in early 1991 as an objective method for assessing airline quality on combined multiple performance criteria. This current report, the Airline Quality ...
  • Visualization analysis of OSPTE comments 

    Reddy, Muskula Sai Deep (Wichita State University, 2021-04-02)
    The teaching evaluation instrument used by Wichita State University for Face-to-Face classes is called SPTE (Student Perception Teaching Evaluation). When WSU moved to online teaching, the social science lab at WSU developed ...
  • Discrimination patterns through mortgage loan originations in the U.S. 

    Garcés, Lucas (Wichita State University, 2021-04-02)
    Are there any discrimination patterns in mortgage lending based on race and ethnicity across the U.S.? The main objective of this study is to examine whether the probability of loan application rejection differs across ...

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