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Corporate Governance: CEO-Board Relationship and Director Valuations

We examine how venture CEOs effectively engage their boards in the strategy-making process. Using the inductive multiple-case study approach, we track CEO–board interactions inside and outside the boardroom in dept ...

Moment-to-Moment Synchronicity: New Way to Gauge Consumer Perceptions Through Live Media Social Listening

The latest disruptive research measures the way in which consumers of information react to that information in real time through a novel measure called moment-to-moment synchronicity (MTMS). In this presentation, Prof Wenbo WANG w ...

Technology Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Intellectual Property: The Economic Impacts of Patent and IT Innovations

We develop a patent analysis approach to discover types of IT innovations and examine their technological and economic impacts. Our empirical investigation is based on 73,120 patents in the medical devices industry filed between 1 ...

Technology Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Intellectual Property: Measuring Innovation by New Products

We introduce a new measure of innovation based on important product launches by public firms in the US. Our measure is based on stock-market reactions to media articles – classified by a convolutional neural network approach ...

How perfect learning may lead to making sub-optimal decisions

Good learners are those who can adjust their behaviors according to environmental feedback. This adjustment, which is called adaptive learning, is the essential component in human and machine learning. In this presentation, Prof E ...

From Mindsets to Cultural Competence

With increase in global connectivity, the ability to navigate diverse workforce is seen as an important asset. Cultural competence refers to the ability to adapt and function efficiently in a diverse setting. In this presentation, ...

Role of Social Relationships in VC Syndication and Fundraising

In this presentation, Prof Pavel Zhelyazkov will provide an overview of his research on how social networks shape venture capital (VC) firms’ syndication activities as well as access to deals and capital. In particular, he w ...

Hong Kong Derivative Warrants: the Case of Counterparty Risk

In this presentation, Prof Chu Zhang will explain in layman’s language a recently published research paper regarding Hong Kong’s derivative warrant market. The paper addresses the questions of whether counterparty risk ...

Corporate Risk Management around the World

Risk management has risen as a corporate priority since the global financial crisis. Although much is known about risk management in developed markets, much less is known outside these markets, where companies face different condi ...

Antitrust Enforcement and Corporate Finance Decisions

Antitrust enforcement against price fixing, bid rigging, market allocation, and firms’ other agreements not to compete has been rising around the world. In light of these changing legal risks of falling under the radar of co ...