Posted on October 28, 2014 by Lety Laurel

Research showcase

Research showcase

Research showcase Hear from top business faculty as they “Unlock Business Research” during the UTSA College of Business Research Showcase on Thursday, Nov. 6. The event begins at 3:30 p.m. in Business Building Room 2.06.04.

The showcase highlights the applied research of business faculty members. Topics include such diverse areas as auction fever, destructive leadership, insider threat and superstar software in the video game industry. The event concludes with a reception at 6 p.m.

Presenters include Suman Basuroy , professor of marketing; Nicole Beebe , associate professor of cyber security; Karan Bhanot , professor of finance; Rajesh Bhargave , assistant professor of marketing; Dina Krasikova , assistant professor of management; and Matthew McCarter , assistant professor of management.

“The goal for this research showcase is to present top-tier research in a non-technical and jargon free manner,” said Hamid Beladi , associate dean of research in the college. “We encourage business leaders, patrons and UTSA stakeholders to participate in this forum which will build and strengthen relationships between UTSA College of Business faculty and the local community.”

The showcase is free and open to the public. For more information or to RSVP for the symposium, call (210) 458-4313.

Research Showcase Agenda
Thursday, November 6

3:30 p.m.
Welcome Business Building 2.06.04

3:45-4:30 p.m.
Plenary Session Business Building 2.06.04
“Superstar Software in the Video Game Industry” Suman Basuroy
“Insider Threat Detection” Nicole Beebe

4:40-5:10 p.m.
Breakout Session 1 Business Building 1.01.20
“Why Regulatory Uncertainty Affects Borrowing Costs” Karan Bhanot
“How Does Online Information Impact Offline Purchase Decisions?” Rajesh Bhargave

5:20-5:50 p.m.
Breakout Session 2 Business Building 1.01.20
“Destructive Leadership: The Dark Side of Organizational Leadership” Dina Krasikova
“Auction Fever: Insights and Implications from and Ebay” Matthew McCarter

6-7 p.m.
Reception Business Building 2.06.04

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