Faculty Research & Honors
Jules van Binsbergen, visiting assistant professor of finance, has won the 2010 Outstanding Paper Award from the Swiss Finance Institute for his paper "On the Timing and Pricing of Dividends."
A paper co-authored by Clinical Professor of Technology James Conley, "How to Develop a Successful Technology Licensing Program," was published in the Winter 2010 issue of the MIT Sloan Management Review. In addition, he co-authored the paper, "Friends of the Court: Using Amicus Briefs to Identify Corporate Advocacy Positions in Supreme Court Patent Litigation," which appears in the Spring 2011 issue of the Journal of Law, Technology & Policy.
Colin Coyne '85, lecturer of social enterprise, has been named an advisory board member at the Brock School of Business at Samford University and external director of the EcoTech Institute of the Education Corporation of America.
Andrea Eisfeldt, associate professor of finance, has been named director of the Western Finance Association board; a member of the Foundation for the Advancement of Research in Financial Economics; and academic advisory board member at the Gutmann Center for Portfolio Management.
Adam Galinsky, the Morris and Alice Kaplan Professor of Ethics and Decision in Management, has been named a fellow of the Association for Psychological Science for his "outstanding contributions to the advancement of psychological science." Galinsky also co-authored a paper with Lecturer of Management & Organizations Li Huang, "Mind-Body Dissonance: Conflict Between the Senses Expands the Mind's Horizons," which appeared in Social Psychological and Personality Science in December 2010.
Marketing 3.0: From Products to Customers to the Human Spirit (Wiley, 2010), by Philip Kotler, the S.C. Johnson & Son Professor of International Marketing, has been published in 20 languages. Kotler recently gave talks about the book in Abu Dhabi, Jeddah, Riyadh, Sao Paulo and Caracas.
David Matsa, assistant professor of finance, has published several papers recently: "Are Restaurants Really Supersizing America?" in the January 2011 issue of American Economic Journal; "Running on Empty? Financial Leverage and Product Quality in the Supermarket Industry," in the February 2011 issue of the American Economic Journal; and "Chipping Away at the Glass Ceiling: Gender Spillovers in Corporate Leadership," in the May 2011 issue of the American Economic Review.
"Beyond Plain Vanilla: Modeling Joint Product Assortment and Pricing Decisions," a paper co-authored by Associate Professor of Management & Strategy Michael Mazzeo, was runner-up for the Quantitative Marketing and Economics journal's 2010 Dick Wittink prize. In addition, Mazzeo co-authored the paper, "Are Patent Infringement Awards Excessive?: The Data Behind the Patent Reform Debate," which received the inaugural Samsung-Stanford Patent Prize in 2010.
R. Mark McCareins, senior lecturer of business law, was named to the 2011 list of Illinois Super Lawyers by Super Lawyers magazine. McCareins also received the Gene Meier Award for outstanding service to the Chicago-based Lawrence Hall Youth Services organization and was recently named to the National Law Alumni Council for Washington University.
A paper on paleoclimatology co-authored by Blake McShane, a Donald P. Jacobs Scholar and an assistant professor of marketing, was published in the Annals of Applied Statistics' first issue of 2011.
Derek Rucker, associate professor of marketing and the Richard M. Clewett Research Professor, was designated a fellow of the Society of Experimental Social Psychology. Rucker also co-authored two papers with Assistant Professor of Marketing David Gal: "When in Doubt, Shout! Paradoxical Influences of Doubt on Proselytizing," which appeared in the October 2010 issue of Psychological Science, and "Answering the Unasked Question: Response Substitution in Consumer Surveys," published in the February 2011 issue of the Journal of Marketing Research.
Finance Professor Paola Sapienza was elected director of the American Finance Association, a term that continues through December 2013.
Visiting Assistant Professor of Management & Organizations Garriy Shteynberg's paper, "A Silent Emergence of Culture: The Social Tuning Effect," was published in the November 2010 issue of the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology.
Juliet Sorensen, clinical assistant professor of management and strategy, authored a book review, "Restorative Justice for Victims of War Crimes," in the current edition of the Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology.