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 2020 seminars:

Friday, September 18, 2020
Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor, Your High-Skilled Labor: H-1B Lottery Outcomes and Entrepreneurial Success
Stephen Dimmock, National University of Singapore

Friday, September 25, 2020
Data, Analytics, and Agent-Based Modelling: Examples in IS Research and Lessons
Balaji Padmanabhan, University of Southern Florida

Friday, October 2, 2020
Online, 2:00pm – 4:00pm
An Option Game Model of Innovation and Imitation: Understanding Drivers of Competition
Tailan Chi, Lubar School of Business

Friday, October 9, 2020
Online, 2:30pm – 4:00pm
Management
Shyam Kumar, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Friday, October 16, 2020
Online, 2:00pm – 3:30pm
Management
Wei Shi, University of Miami

Friday, October 23, 2020
Online, 2:30pm – 4:00pm
Finance
Tong Yao, University of Iowa

Friday, October 30, 2020
Online, 2:30pm – 4:00pm
POM
Yu Du, University of Colorado-Denver

Friday, November 6, 2020
Online, 2:30pm – 3:30pm
MIS
Beibei Li, Carnegie-Melon University

Friday, November 13, 2020
Online, 2:00pm – 3:30pm
Accounting
Kim Westermann, California Polytechnic University

Friday, November 20, 2020
Online, 2:30pm – 3:30pm
Finance
Kai Li, University of British Columbia

Friday, December 4, 2020
Online, 2:00pm – 3:30pm
Marketing
Dinesh Gauri, University of Arkansas

Spring 2020 seminars included:

The Effect of Narcissism and Contract Frame on Contract Choice and Performance
Wioleta Olczak, Marquette University

Real Effects of Markets on Politics: Evidence from U.S. Presidential Election
Leming Lin, University of Pittsburgh

Research Networking: Pecha Kucha Research Presentations
Layth Alwan (Coordinator)
Lubar Faculty & PhD Students

Compensation and Peer Benchmarking and CEO Labor Market Conditions
Jin Xu, Virginia Tech University

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

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

Short Selling Constraints and Supply Effects
Yianni Floros, Lubar School of Business

Uncertainty, Information, and Disagreement of Forecasters
Ehsan Soofi, Lubar School of Business

Does Momentum Reverse
Yianni Floros, Lubar School of Business

For More Information

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