The Lubar School of Business Research Seminar Series is a lively forum for discussion of scholarly topics by faculty and doctoral students. Lubar faculty, PhD candidates, and invited guests present their current research for feedback and engaging dialogue. Members of the campus community and other interested visitors are welcome to attend.

Fall 2018 seminars:

Friday, September 21, 2018
10:30am-12:00pm, Lubar Hall N440
How do Reductions in Foreign Country Corporate Tax Rates  Affect U.S. Domestic Manufacturing Firms?
Ryan J. Wilson, Richard W. Lindhold Professor in Taxation, University of Oregon

Spring 2018 seminars included:

Transforming Connected Systems Into Smart Connected Systems: Research Insights and Future Opportunities
Matthew E.H. Petering, University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee

Cluster Trading of Corporate Insiders
Donghyun Kim, Lubar School of Business

Do Audit Firms’ Internal Inspection Programs Have Teeth? Evidence from the U.S. Operations of the Largest Audit Firms
Daniel Aobdia, Northwestern University

Scalable High Performance Prediction with XGboost
Joseph Retzer, Lubar School of Business

The Impact of Corporate Giving on Risk Taking
Colleen Boland, Lubar School of Business &
Julia Schneider, Justus-Liebig-Universitat

Will Saying “Thank you” (vs. “Sorry”) Increase Consumer Satisfaction? 
Xiaojing Yang, Lubar School of Business

Discounting the Future –Short-termism as a Long-term Strategy?
Daniel Albert, Lubar School of Business

Taking a Beating on the Stock Market: Crime and Stock Returns
John Huck, Lubar School of Business

For More Information

Ehsan Soofi
UW-Milwaukee Distinguished Professor
Business Statistics
Lubar Hall S479
(414) 229-4281
esoofi@uwm.edu