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Do Lawyers Exploit Legal Networks? Evidence from Corporate Bankruptcies

We exploit a setting where lawyers are selected before the assignment of a judge and find that large Chapter 11 bankruptcy filings resolve 17%--25% faster when at least one lead counsel lawyer for the debtor has a connection to th ...

Unintended Harm: The Consequences of Sharing Online
HUI, Kai Lung | CAO, Zike | XU, Hong

Social media platforms enable millions of people worldwide to share stories, images, and other content. However, sharing the private information of others (peers) may have unintended and far-reaching consequences, both positive an ...

"Guanxi" and Networks: Understanding the Role of Networks While Doing Business in China

Guanxi is one of the most prevalent vocabularies used in China’s business environment. In her talk, Professor Bilian Sullivan will share her insights on the following aspects: 1) How can we understand Guanxi from a general n ...

How to Manage Your Own Networks at the Workplace for Different Stages of Career Advancement?

Networking is an important aspect of career for getting tasks done and seeking opportunities. Despite many conventional wisdoms and many self-help books/ recommendations out there, the most important aspect of networking is seldom ...