Spring 2019: School of Business
Publications & Presentations
Dr. Larry Belcher, School of Business dean, co-authored a presentation with his son, Landon J. Belcher, “Does ‘Experience’ Matter? Expertise, Knowledge Transfer and Voting Patterns in a Student-Managed Investments Program,” at the Academy of Economics and Finance Annual Meeting.
Dr. Marcos Hashimoto, associate professor of entrepreneurship, presented a conference paper at the United States Association of Small Business and Entrepreneurship Annual Meeting in January 2019, “Innovations in Entrepreneurship Teaching and Learning: Lessons from the Hybrid Schools.” Dr. Hashimoto published the paper in a Brazilian journal, Revista de Pensamento Contemporaneo em Administracao.
The Institute for Postindustrial Leadership held a seminar in November, “Rediscovering Leadership in the 21st Century,” with business, industry and government professionals. The nine-hour graduate-level Postindustrial Leadership Certificate received faculty approval. A series of four articles about the Institute’s Leader Education and Development (LEAD) program was published in “Perspectives” by Inside Indiana Business. Visit uindy.edu/postindustrial for details.
Dr. Rachel Smith, associate professor of finance, and Dr. Karl Knapp, associate professor of business administration, published “Return on Instructional Investment (ROII) Model: A Practical Guide for School Leaders” in the Academy of Educational Leadership Journal.
Dr. Chi (Cathy) Zhang, assistant professor of marketing, presented research, “‘Too Good to Be True’: The Effect of Positive Online Word of Mouth and Observational Learning on Consumer’s Decision-Making Process,” and “The Effect of Non-Monetary and Monetary Threshold-based Promotions on Product Perceived Quality” at the Decision Science Institute Annual Conference in Chicago.