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.

Spring 2020 seminars:

Friday, February 14, 2020
10:30am – 12:00pm, Lubar Hall N440
The Effect of Narcissism and Contract Frame on Contract Choice and Performance
Wioleta Olczak, Marquette University

Friday, February 28, 2020
2:00pm – 3:30pm, Lubar Hall N440
Real Effects of Markets on Politics: Evidence from U.S. Presidential Election
Leming Lin, University of Pittsburgh

Friday, March 6, 2020
10:30am – 1:00pm, Lubar Hall N440
Research Networking: Pecha Kucha Research Presentations
Layth Alwan (Coordinator)
Lubar Faculty & PhD Students

Friday, March 13, 2020
Compensation and Peer Benchmarking and CEO Labor Market Conditions
Jin Xu, Virginia Tech University

Friday, April 10, 2020
Izzet Sahin Memorial Lecture
Adversarial Risk Analysis for Auctions and Other Games
David Banks, Duke University

Friday, April 17, 2020
Survival of the Un-fittest: A Distribution-to-Distribution Analysis of Pre-Crisis Bank Risk Buildup
Yong-Cheol Kim, Lubar School of Business

Friday, April 24, 2020
Online via Skype 10:30-11:30am
Short Selling Constraints and Supply Effects
Yianni Floros, Lubar School of Business

Friday, May 1, 2020
Online via Skype 10:30-11:30am
Uncertainty, Information, and Disagreement of Forecasters
Ehsan Soofi, Lubar School of Business

Friday, May 8, 2020
Online via Skype 10:30-11:30am
Does Momentum Reverse
Yianni Floros, Lubar School of Business

Fall 2019 seminars have included:

Predicting Labor Market Competition: Leveraging Interfirm Network and Employee Skills
Gautam Pant, University of Iowa

Leveraging Multi-Source Big Data for Financial Risk Prediction: A Hybrid-Strategy-Based Self-Adaptive Method
Huimin (Min) Zhao, Lubar School of Business

The Effect of Social Identity on the Financial Reporting Aggressiveness of Former Auditors
Kara Obermire, Oregon State University

Corporate PIPEs and the Boundaries of the Firm: Evidence from Innovation
Ionnis Floros, Lubar School of Business

Information Uncertainty and Critical Accounting Policies and Estimates
Elizabeth Gordon, Temple University

Don’t let the Door Hit You on Your Way Out! Succession Context, First-Year Competitive Activity, and New CEO Job Dismissal
Hermann Ndofor, Indiana University, Indianapolis

Data Science: Multidimensional Monotonicity Discovery with MBART
Robert McCulloch, Arizona State University

Rohan Williamson, Georgetown University

For More Information

Ehsan Soofi
UW-Milwaukee Distinguished Professor
Business Statistics
Lubar Hall S479
(414) 229-4281