Featured Research

The Alberta School of Business aims to publish in journals generally known for their excellence and importance. Publishing in recognized top journals provides an important signal of quality that is useful in the evaluation of scholarly productivity. The following are publications by our faculty over the last five years in top management journals.



Accounting & Business Analytics

Sun, C., Ji, Y.,  Geng, X. (Forthcoming) Which Enemy to Dance with? A New Role of Software Piracy in Influencing Anti-piracy Strategies. Information Systems Research.

Langberg, N., Rothenberg, N. (Forthcoming) Audit Quality and Investment Efficiency with Endogenous Analyst Information. The Accounting Review.



Morck, R., Yeung, B., & Zhang, L. Y. (Forthcoming) Idiosyncrasy as a leading indicator. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis


Marketing, Business Economics & Law

Fatum, R., Hara, N., & Yamamoto, Y. (Forthcoming) Negative Interest Rate Policy and the Influence of Macroeconomic News on Yields. Journal of Money, Credit and Banking.


Strategy, Entrepreneurship & Management

Lindebaum, D., Moser, C., Ashraf, M., & Glaser, V. L. (Forthcoming) Reading the Technological Society to Understand the Mechanization of Values and Its Ontological Consequences. Academy of Management Review

Wright, A. L., Irving, G., Zafar, A., & Reay, T. (Forthcoming) The Role of Space and Place in Organisational and Institutional Change: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Journal of Management Studies.



Rostami, B., Errico, F., & Lodi, A. (2023) A Convex Reformulation and an Outer Approximation for a Large Class of Binary Quadratic Programs. Operations Research, 71(2), 471-486.

Chuang, YT., Zargoush, M., Ghazalbash, S., Samiedaluie, S., Kuluski, K., & Guilcher, S. (2023) From Prediction to Decision: Optimizing Long-Term Care Placements Among Older Delayed Discharge Patients. Production and Operations Management, 32(4), 1041-1058.


Dyck, A., Lins, K. V., Roth, L., Towner, M., & Wagner, H. F. (2023) Renewable Governance: Good for the Environment? Journal of Accounting Research, 61(1), 279-327.

Strategy, Entrepreneurship & Management

Hancock, J.A., Gellatly, I.R., & Walsh, M.M. (2023) Good, Bad, and Ugly Leadership Patterns: Implications for Work-related and Context-free OutcomesJournal of Management, 49(2), 640-676.

Omidvar, O., Safavi, M., & Glaser, V.L. (2023) Algorithmic Routines and Dynamic Inertia: How Organizations Avoid Adapting to Changes in the Environment. Journal of Management Studies, 60(2), 313-345.

 Jennings, J. E., Rahman, Z., & Dempsey, D. (2023) Challenging What We Think We Know: Theory and Evidence for Questioning Common Beliefs About the Gender Gap in Entrepreneurial ConfidenceEntrepreneurship Theory and Practice, 47(2), 369–397.


Accounting & Business Analytics

Rastpour, A., Ingolfsson, A., & Sandikçi, B. (2022)  Algorithms for queueing systems with reneging and priorities modeled as quasi-birth-death processesINFORMS Journal on Computing, 34(3), 1693-1710.

Ji, Y., & Sun, C. (2022)  For Better or For Worse: Impacts of IoT Technology in e-Commerce ChannelProduction & Operations Management, 32(1), 1353-1371.

Zheng, Y., Xie, Y., Lee, I., Dehghanian, A., & Serban, N. (2022). Parallel subgradient algorithm with block dual decomposition for large-scale optimization. European Journal of Operational Research, 299(1), 60-74.

Curry, S., Lee, I., Ma, S., & Serban, N. (2022) Global Sensitivity Analysis via a Statistical Tolerance Approach. European Journal of Operational Research, 296(1), 44-59. 

Rostami, B., Chitsaz, M., Arslan, O., Laporte, G., & Lodi, A. (2022). Single Allocation Hub Location with Heterogeneous Economies of ScaleOperations Research, 70(2), 766-785.

Zhang, R., Samiedaluie, S., & Zhang, D. (2022) Product-based Approximate Linear Programs for Network Revenue Management. Operations Research, 70(5), 2597-3033.

Soltani, M., Batt, R. J., Bavafa, H., & Patterson, B. W. (2022) Does What Happens in the ED Stay in the ED? The Effects of Emergency Department Physician Workload on Post-ED Care Use. Manufactoring & Service Operations Management, 24(6), 2797-3306.

Grant, S., Rich, P. & Stecher J. (2022) Bayes and Jurwicz with Bernoulli. Journal of Economic Theory, 199.

Zhang, R., Hora, M., John, S., & Wier, H.A. (2022) Competition and slack: The role of tariffs on cost stickiness. Journal of Operations Management, 68(8), 855-880.



Teng, L., & Lu, R. (2022) Social Undermining as a Dark Side of Symbolic Awards: Evidence from a RD Design. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 173, 104184.

Hou, K., Hsu, P., Wang, S., Watanabe, A., & Xu, Y. (2022) Corporate R&D and Stock Returns: International Evidence. Journal of Financial and Qualitative Analysis, 57(4), 1377-1408. 


Marketing, Business Economics & Law

Lafreniere, K.C, Moore, S.G., & Fisher, R.J. (2022) The Power of Profanity: The Meaning and Impact of Swearwords in Word-of-MouthJournal of Marketing Research, 59(5), 883–907.

Deng, Q., & Messinger, P.R. (2022) Dimensions of brand-extension fit. International Journal of Research in Marketing, 39(3), 764-787.


Strategy, Entrepreneurship & Management

Ho, J.A., Bonaccio, S., Connelly, C.E., & Gellatly, I.R. (2022) Representative-negotiated i-deals for people with disabilities. Human Resource Management, 61(6), 681-698.

Hannigan, T.R., Briggs, A.R., Valadao, R., Seidel, M.D., Jennings, P.D. (2022) A New Tool for Policymakers: Mapping Cultural Possibilities in an Emerging AI Entrepreneurial Ecosystem. Research Policy, 51(9), 104315.

Taeuscher, K., Zhao, E.Y., & Lounsbury, M. (2022) Categories and narratives as sources of distinctiveness: Cultural entrepreneurship within and across categories. Strategic Management Journal, 43(10), 2101-2143.

Cohen, L. E., & Mahabadi, S. (2022) In the Midst of Hiring: Pathways of Anticipated and Accidental Job Evolution During Hiring. Organization Science, 33(5), 1938-1963.

Kistruck, G.M., & Slade Shantz, A. (2022) Research on Grand Challenges: Adopting an Abductive Experimentation Methodology. Organization Studies, 43(9), 1355–1378.


Dau, L.A., Mork, R., Yeung, B. Y. (2021) Business Groups and The Study of International Business: A Coasean Synthesis and Extension.  Journal of International Business Studies, 52(2), 161-211.

Charoenwong, B., Mork, R., Wiwattanakantang, Y. (2021) Bank of Japan Equity Purchases: The (Non-)Effects of Extreme Quantitative EasingReview of Finance, 25(3), 713-743.

Bennedsen, M, Mehrotra, V., Shim, J., Wiwattanakantang, Y. (2021) Dynastic Control without Ownership: Evidence from post-war JapanJournal of Financial Economics, 142(2), 831-843.

Fatum, R., Zhu, G., Hui, W. (2021) Do Oil Endowment and Productivity Matter for Accumulation of International Reserves? Journal of International Money and Finance, 117, 102536.

Wang, K. (2021) Is The Tone of Risk Disclosures in MD&As Relevant to Debt Markets? Evidence from The Pricing of Credit Default Swaps. Contemporary Accounting Research, 38(20), 1465-1501.

Qian, C., Crilly, D., Wang, K., & Wang, Z. (2021) Why Do Banks Favor Employee-friendly Firms? A Stakeholder-screening Perspective. Organization Science, 32(3), 605-624.

Chen, Y. & Reay, T. (2021) Responding to Imposed Job Redesign: The Evolving Dynamics of Work and Identity in Restructuring Professional Identity. Human Relations, 74(10), 1541-1571.

Faccio, M., Morck, R., & Yavuz, M.D. (2021). Business Groups and The Incorporation of Firm-specific Shocks into Stock Prices. Journal of Financial Economics, 139(3), 852-871.

Engeler, I. & Häubl, G. (2021). Miscalibration in Predicting One’s Performance: Disentangling Misplacement and Misestimation. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 120(4), 940-955.

Steele, C. W. J. (2021). When Things Get Odd: Exploring The Interactional Choreography of Taken-for-grantednessAcademy of Management Review, 46(2), 341-361.

Wright, A.P., Meyer, A.D., Reay, T. (2021). Maintaining Places of Social Inclusion: Ebola and the Emergency Department. Administrative Science Quarterly, 66(1), 42-85.


Banerjee, S. (2020). Does competition improve analysts' forecast informativeness? Management Science, 67(5), 3219-3238.

Agarwal, S., Mikhed, V., & Scholnick, B. (2020). Peers' Income and Financial Distress: Evidence from Lottery Winners and Neighboring Bankruptcies. The Review of Financial Studies, 33(1), 433-472.

Argo, J.J., & Dahl, D.W. (2020). Social influence in the retail context: A contemporary review of the literature. Journal of Retailing, 96(1), 25-39.

Brigden, N. & Häubl G. (2020). Inaction Traps in Consumer Response to Product Malfunctions. Journal of Marketing Research, 57(2), 298-314.

Broschark, J.P., Block, E.S., Koppman, S. & Adjerid, I. (2020). Will we ever meet again? The relationship between inter-firm managerial migration and the circulation of client ties. Journal of Management Studies, 57(6), 1106-1142.

Cappellero, G., Tracey, P., & Greenwood, R. (2020). From Logic Acceptance to Logic Rejection: The Process of Destabilization in Hybrid Organizations. Organization Science, 31(2), 415-438.

Chreim, S., Langley, A., Reay, T., Comeau-Valle, M. & Huq, J.L. (2020). Constructing and Sustaining Counter-Institutional Identities. Academy of Management Journal, 63(3), 935-964.

Christensen, P.O., Frimor, H., & Sabac, F. (2020). Real incentive effects of soft information. Contemporary Accounting Research, 37(1), 514-541.

Donkers, B., Dellaert, B.G.C., Waisman, R.M., & Häubl, G. (2020). Preference Dynamics in Sequential Consumer Choice with Defaults. Journal of Marketing Research, 57(6), 1096-1112.

Fatum, R., & Yetman, J. (2020). Accumulation of foreign currency reserves and risk-taking. Journal of International Money and Finance, 102, 102097.

Glaser, V.L., Krikorian-Atkinson, M., & Fiss, P.C. (2020). Goal-Based Categorization: Dynamic Classification in the Display Advertising Industry. Organization Studies, 41(7), 921-943.

Goodrick, E., Jarvis, L. & Reay, T. (2020). Preserving a professional institution: emotion in discursive institutional work. Journal of Management Studies, 57(4), 735-774.

Hughes, K. D., & Silver, W. A. (2020). Beyond time-binds: Rethinking work-family dynamics for a mobile world. Human Relations, 73(7), 924-952.

Ingolfsson, A., Almehdawe, E., Pedram, A., & Tran, M. (2020). Comparison of fluid approximations for service systems with state-dependent service rates and return probabilities. European Journal of Operational Research, 283(2), 562-575.

Rastpour, A., Kolfal, B., & Ingolfsson, A. (2020). Modeling Yellow and Red Alert Durations for Ambulance Systems. Production & Operations Management, 29(8), 1972-1991.

Rothenberg, N. (2020). Auditor Reputation Concerns, Legal Liability, and Standards. The Accounting Review,95(3), 371-391.

Seidel, V.P., Hannigan, T.R., & Phillips, N.P. (2020). Rumor communities, social media, and forthcoming innovations: The shaping of technological frames in product market evolution. Academy of Management Review, 45(2), 304-324.

Sharma, P., Chrisman, J.J., Chua, J.H., & Steier, L.P. (2020). Family firm behavior from a psychological perspective. Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice, 44(1), 3-19.

Slade Shantz, A., Kistruck, G.M., Pacheco, D.F., & Webb, J.W. (2020). How Formal and Informal Hierarchies Shape Conflict within Cooperatives: A Field Experiment in Ghana. Academy of Management Journal, 63(2), 503-529.

Tonoyan, V., Strohmeyer, R., & Jennings, J.E. (2020). Gender Gaps in Perceived Start-up Ease: Implications of Sex-based Labor Market Segregation for Entrepreneurship across 22 European Countries. Administrative Science Quarterly, 65(1), 181-225.

Tsekouras, D., Dellaert, B.G.C., Donkers, B. & Haubl, G. (2020). Product set granularity and consumer response to recommendations. Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science, 48(2), 186-202.

Walter, M., Hildebrand, C., Häubl, G. & Herrmann, A. (2020). Mixing It Up: Unsystematic Product Arrangements Promote the Choice of Unfamiliar Products. Journal of Marketing Research, 57(3), 509-536.

Zhang, J., Deephouse, D.L., van Gorp, D. & Ebbers, H. (2020). Individuals' Perceptions of the Legitimacy of Emerging Market Multinationals: Ethical Foundations and Construct Validation. Journal of Business Ethics.

Zhao, E.Y., Ishihara, M., & Jennings P.D. (2020). Strategic entrepreneurship's dynamic tensions: Converging (diverging) effects of experience and networks on market entry timing and entrant performance. Journal of Business Venturing, 35(2).


Castelo, N., Bos, M.W. & Lehmann, D.R. (2019). Task-dependent algorithm aversion. Journal of Marketing Research, 56(5), 809-825.

Cheung, Y., Fatum, R., & Yamamoto, Y. (2019). The exchange rate effects of macro news after the global financial crisis. Journal International Money and Finance, 95, 424-443.

D'Adderio, L., Glaser, V., & Pollock, N. (2019). Performing Theories, Transforming Organizations: A Reply to Marti and Gond. Academy of Management Review, 44(3), 676-679.

Delasay, M., Ingolfsson, A., Kolfal, B., & Schultz, K. (2019). Load effect on service times. European Journal of Operational Research, 279(3), 673-686.

Dyck, A., Lins, K.V., Roth, L., & Wagner, H.F. (2019).Do Institutional Investors Drive Corporate Responsibility? International Evidence. Journal of Financial Economics, 131(3), 693-714.

Han, Q, Jennings, J.E., Liu, R, & Jennings, P.D. (2019). Going home and helping out? Returnees as propagators of CSR in an emerging economy. Journal of International Business Studies, 50(6), 857-872.

Häubl, G., & Popkowski Leszczyc, P.T.L. (2019). Bidding Frenzy: Speed of Competitor Reaction and Willingness to Pay in Auctions. Journal of Consumer Research, 45(6), 1294-1314.

Hoang, K., Jamal, K., & Tan H. (2019). Determinants of Audit Engagement Profitability. The Accounting Review, 94(6), 253-283.

Hofmann, C. & Rothenberg, N.R. (2019). Forecast Accuracy and Consistent Preferences for the Timing of Information Arrival. Contemporary Accounting Research, 36(4), 2207-2237.

Ji, Y., Wang, R., & Gou, Q. (2019). Monetization on mobile platforms: Balancing in-App advertising and user base growth. Production and Operations Management, 28(9), 2202-2220.

Kandel, E., Kosenko, K., Morck, R., & Yafeh, Y. (2019). The great pyramids of America: A revised history of U. S. business groups, corporate ownership, and regulation, 1926-1950. Strategic Management Journal, 40(5), 781-808.

Kim, C., Wang, K., & Zhang, L., (2019). Readability of 10-K reports and stock price crash risk. Contemporary Accounting Research, 36(2), 1184-1216.

Lee, I., Curry, S., & Serban, N. (2019), Solving large batches of linear programs. INFORMS Journal on Computing, 31(2), 302-317.

Liu, R. & Trefler, D. (2019). A Sorted Tale of Globalization: White Collar Jobs and the Rise of Service Offshoring. Journal of International Economics, 118, 105-122.

Lounsbury, M., Gehman, J. & Glynn, M.A. (2019). Beyond Homo Entrepreneurus: Judgment and the Theory of Cultural Entrepreneurship. Journal of Management Studies, 56(6), 1214-1236.

Mannor, M.M., Matta, F., Block, E.S., Steinbach, A., & Davis, J. (2019). A liability of breadth? The conflicting influences of experiential breadth on perceptions of founding teams. Journal of Management, 45(4), 1540-1568.

Morck, R., Deniz Yavuz, M., & Yeung, B. (2019). State-run banks, money growth, and the real economy. Management Science, 65(12), 5914-5932.

Reay, T. (2019). Family routines and next-generation engagement in family firms. Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice, 43(2), 244-250.

Slade Shantz, A., Fischer, E., Liu, A., Levesque, M. (2019). Spoils from the Spoiled: Strategies for Entering Stigmatized Markets. Journal of Management Studies, 56(7), 1260-1286.

Soltani, M., Samorani, M., & Kolfal, B. (2019). Appointment scheduling with multiple providers and stochastic service times. European Journal of Operational Research, 277(2), 667-683.

Vallen, B., Sridhar, K., Rubin, D., Ilyuk, V., Block, L. G., & Argo, J. J. (2019). Shape- and trait-congruency: Using appearance-based cues as a basis for product recommendations. Journal of Consumer Psychology, 29(2), 271-284.

Wu, E.C., Moore, S.G., & Fitzsimons, G.J. (2019). Wine for the Table: Self-Construal, Group Size, and Choice for Self and Others. Journal of Consumer Research, 46(3), 508-527.

Wang, M.S., Steele, C.W.J. & Greenwood, R. (2019). Mentalités and Events: Historicizing Institutional Logics, Academy of Management Review, 44(2), 473-476.

Zellweger, T. M., Chrisman, J. J., Chua, J. H., & Steier, L. P. (2019). Social Structures, Social Relationships, and Family Firms. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, 43(2), 207-223.