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    Gareth Weighs in on uberHOP

    Gareth Green commented in a recent article in GeekWire on the introduction of uberHOP to the Seattle market. You can read the article at GeekWire's website.

    Jeffrey Smith Quoted in Seattle Times

    Jeffrey Smith was quoted in a December 12th Seattle Times article on Microsoft tax avoidance efforts. You can read the article at the Seattle Times website.

    MPAC Ranks 35th in Nation

    Accounting Degree Review ranks our Master of Professional Accounting degree program 35th in the nation in its 2016 ranking, as well as second in the Northwest. To see more about the ranking, you can go to Accounting Degree Review's website.

    Albers Holiday Party

    The annual Albers Holiday Party took place on December 11th, with a big turnout of faculty, staff, and family members. Santa Claus once again visited and provided a photographic trip down memory lane featuring iconic Albers faculty members from the past. As always, there was no shortage of food and beverages to celebrate the start of the holiday season!

    ICTC Fellow

    Meena Rishi has been selected as an Institute for Catholic Thought and Culture Faculty Fellow. The fellowship for 2016-17 will support her work on, "Laudato Si, Ecological Debt, and Carbon: An Empirical Exploration."

    School Meeting

    Nearly 70 faculty and staff gathered for a school meeting on November 20th. The agenda included approving joint degree programs for the PMBA, MSF, and MSBA degrees and approving changes to the process for promotion to senior instructor. There was also a presentation on undergraduate Assurance of Learning results delivered by John McLean.

    Installation Ceremony

    An installation ceremony was held on November 20th for our three new endowed chair holders and one new endowed professor. Marc Cohen was installed as the fifth Genevieve Albers Professor of Business. Lisa Zhao was installed as the third holder of the Lawrence K. Johnson Endowed Chair in Entrepreneurship. Jeffrey Smith was installed as the fourth holder of the Frank Shrontz Endowed Chair of Professional Ethics. Peter Brous was installed as the third holder of the Dr. Khalil Dibee Endowed Chair in Finance. The ceremony was followed by a reception honoring the recipients, where Frank Shrontz and Kent Johnson, donor of the chair named in honor of his father, were able to join us.

    Business Week Ranks PMBA 44th in the Nation

    Bloomberg BusinessWeek ranks our Professional MBA program 44th in the nation in its 2015 rankings of graduate business programs. This places us second in the Northwest, third among Jesuit schools, and eighth on the West Coast.

    PMBA Ranked 20th by Graduateprograms.com

    Our PMBA program ranks 20th in Graduateprograms.com’s Fall 2015 Rankings of the Top Part-Time MBA Programs. The rankings are compiled using data gathered between September 1, 2012 and September 30, 2015, and encompass reviews posted by more than 75,000 students participating in over 1,600 graduate programs nationwide

    Albers Listed in Princeton Review Best 295 Business Schools

    Our Professional MBA program is featured in the Princeton Review’s 2016 295 Best Business Schools publication. Each year, the Princeton Review highlights the top MBA programs in the US.

    US News Rankings

    The 2016 US News and World Report undergraduate business school rankings rank Albers 93rd in the nation, tied with a number of other schools such as WSU, Gonzaga, LMU, and Marquette. We are tied for third in the Northwest and among the Top 40 Private programs in the nation. In the Finance specialty ranking, we are ranked 11th in the nation, making us tops in the Northwest and second on the West Coast. In the Accounting specialty ranking, we are tied for 13th with Ohio State, Cal Berkeley, and Georgia, and rank second in the Northwest and third on the West Coast.

    Expedia and Zillow Founder Scheduled for Speaker Series

    Richard Barton, founder of Expedia, Glassdoor, and Zillow, will be participating in the Albers Executive Speaker Series on April 19th, 2016.

    Homestreet CEO Scheduled for 2016

    Mark Mason, President and CEO of HomeStreet Bank, will be the final speaker for the Albers Executive Speaker Series in 2015-16. He will be speaking on May 11th, 2016.

    American Apparel Chair to Return to Speaker Series

    Colleen Brown, Board Chair for American Apparel, will return to the Albers Executive Speaker Series on February 16th, 2016. American Apparel has been steeped in controversy as its CEO was forcibly removed by the board for misconduct. Colleen previously served as CEO of Fisher Broadcasting before it was sold, and participated in the speaker series in that capacity.

    US News Ranks Albers Grad Programs

    The 2016 US News and World Report rankings of graduate programs ranks our PMBA program tied for 61st among part-time MBA programs, a slight increase from last year and second in the Northwest. Our accounting program is tied for 15th and is the highest ranked program in the Northwest. After a one year absence, our EMBA program has returned to the rankings, tied for 18th and is also the top ranked program in the Northwest.

    Gravity Payments CEO to Speak

    Dan Price, CEO of Gravity Payments, will be speaking in the Albers Executive Speaker Series on Thursday, January 21st, 2016. Price was named Entrepreneur of the Year by Entrepreneur Magazine for 2014 and GeekWire named him Young Entrepreneur of the Year in 2013. He was also given the 2014 Seattle Business CEO Excellence Award and the 2010 SBA National Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award. He started Gravity with his brother Lucas in 2003 when he was 19.

    Publications

    Teresa Ling and Jot Yau have had an article accepted for publication by the Chinese Economy. The title of the article is, "The Offshore Renmindi Bonds: The Dim Sum and Formosa Bonds," and it is co-authored with Hung-Gay Fung (Missouri – St. Louis) and Glenn Ko (UBS).

    Eva Lasprogata and Terry Foster have had their article, "Fostering Integrative and Interdisciplinary Learning: A Business Law Exercise in Social Entrepreneurship, Global Health Innovation, and Cloud Technology," accepted for publication in the Atlantic Law Journal.

    Al Ansari’s article, "Outsourcing in the Persian Gulf Petroleum Supply Chain," co-authored with Emil Thies and Batoul Fathi (Zayed University), has been accepted for publication in Strategic Outsourcing: an International Journal.

    Marc Cohen has had two articles accepted for publication. The first is, "Alternative Conceptions of Generalized Trust (and the Foundations of the Social Order)," accepted in the Journal of Social Philosophy. The second is, "The Movement from Ethics to Social Relationships, and Why Decency Obscures Obligation, According to One of Levinas’s Talmudic Readings," accepted in the International Journal for Philosophy of Religion.

    Bonnie Buchanan has had two articles accepted for publication. The first is, "Securitization in China - Deja Vu?" accepted by the Journal of Structured Finance. The second is, "The Way We Live Now: Financialization and Securitization," accepted by Research in International Business and Finance.

    Jennifer Marrone's article, "Preparing Students for Leadership through Experiential Learning," co-authored with PMBA students Lauren Rockholz, Maria Bauermeister, Megan Pahl, Angelina Kalinovich, Barry Wilson, and Jonathan Greer, has been accepted for publication in The Journal of Leadership Education.

    James Lee and Jessica Imanaka had their paper, "Managing Virtuality in Enterprise Social Systems," has been accepted for publication in the International Journal of E-Business Research.

    Ben Kim’s article, "The Current State of E-Books and Digital Libraries in Japan," co-authored with Hisaki Goto (Kaichi International University, Japan) and PMBA student Kohji Inagaki, has been accepted for publication in Issues in Information Systems.

    Ben Kim’s paper, "Data Mining Analysis and Predictions of Real Estate Prices," co-authored with PMBA students Victor Gan and Vaishali Agarwal, has been accepted for publication in Issues in Information Systems.

    Sarah Bee’s paper, "Assembly FG: An Education Case Study Using QuickBooks as the AIS for a Small Manufacturing Business," co-authored with Lane Lambert (West Florida), has been accepted for publication in the AIS Educators Journal.

    Tina Zamora has had two papers accepted for publication:

    "Managers’ Strategic Reporting Judgments in Audit Negotiations" with Helen Brown-Liburd (Rutgers) and Arnie Wright (Northeastern), Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory

    "Nonfinancial Information Preferences of Investment Professionals," with Jeff Cohen (Boston College) and Lori Holder-Webb (Western New England), Behavioral Research in Accounting.

    Colette Hoption's paper, “The Double-Edged Sword of Helping Behavior in Leader-Follower Dyads,” has been accepted for publication in the Leadership and Organizational Development Journal.

    Katie Fitzpatrick's article, “The Impact of Food Deserts on SNAP Participation and Food Insufficiency among the Elderly,” co-authored with Nadia Greenhalgh-Stanley (Kent State) and Michele Ver Ploeg (US Department of Agriculture), has been accepted for publication by the American Journal of Agricultural Economics.

    Meena Rishi's article, “Risk Factors for Domestic Violence – An Empirical Analysis for Indian States,” has been accepted for publication by The Journal of Developing Areas.

    Matt Isaac's article, "Is Top 10 Better than Top 9? The Role of Expectations in Consumer Response to Imprecise Rank Claims," co-authored with Aaron R. Brough (Utah State) and Kent Grayson (Northwestern), has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Marketing Research. JMR is one of the top marketing journals.

    Greg Magnan's article, "Why Supply Chain Collaboration Fails: The Socio-Structural View of Resistance to Relational Strategies," co-authored with Stan Fawcett (BYU), Matthew McCarter (UT San Antonio), Amy Fawcett (Weber State), and Scott Webb (BYU), has been accepted for publication in Supply Chain Management: an International Journal.

    Chips Chipalkatti and Meena Rishi had their article, "Sustainable Development in India: Balancing Poverty Alleviation, Economic Growth and Reduced Carbon Emissions," accepted for publication in the International Journal of Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation.

     Gareth Green and Stacey Jones, along with John Bean from the Department of English, have had their article, "Teaching Real-World Applications of Business Statistics Using Communication to Scaffold Learning," accepted for publication in Business and Professional Communication Quarterly.

    Matt Isaac’s paper, co-authored with Morgan Poor (University of San Diego), "The Sleeper Framing Effect: The Influence of Frame Valence on Immediate and Retrospective Judgments," has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Consumer Psychology.

    Suzanne De Janasz chapter that will appear in The Oxford Handbook of Work and Family, "Communicating Work–Family Research beyond Academia for Thought Leadership and Impact," co-authored with Monique Valcour (EDHEC), has also been published on Oxford Handbooks Online.

    Vladimir Bejan’s paper, "Examining the Effect of Repressive and Conciliatory Government Actions on Terrorism Activity in Israel," co-authored with William Parkin (Department of Criminal Justice at SU), has been accepted for publication in Economic Letters.

    A paper by Quan Le and Peter Raven entitled, "An Assessment of Experiential Learning of Global Poverty Issues through International Service Projects," has been accepted for publication by the Journal of Teaching in International Business.

    Bonnie Buchanan’s article, "Securitization: A Financing Vehicle for All Seasons?" has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Business Ethics.

    Peter Raven and Quan Le’s paper, "Teaching Business Skills to Women: Impact of Business Training on Women’s Microenterprise Owners in Vietnam," has been accepted for publication in the International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behavior & Research.

    Carlos Mello-e-Souza’s paper, "Circles of Ethics: The Impact of Psychological Proximity on Moral Reasoning", co-authored with Cristina de-Mello-e-Souza Wildermuth (Drake University), has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Business Ethics.

    Eric Wehrly’s paper, “The Market Value and Reputational Effects from Lost Confidential Information,” has been accepted for publication by the International Journal of Financial Management.

    Colette Hoption’s paper, “It Doesn’t Add Up: Comparing Daily and General Leadership Ratings,” has been accepted for publication in Leadership.

    Marinilka Kimbro’s paper, “Shareholders have a Say in Executive Compensation: Evidence from Say-on-Pay in the United States,” has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Accounting and Public Policy.

    Jot Yau has had two papers accepted for publication: “Dim Sum Bonds: The Chinese Offshore Renminbi-Denominated Bonds,” (with H.G. Fung of the University of Missouri, St Louis and G. Ko of UBS AG) in the Journal of Investing, and “Sovereign Risk and its Changing Effects on Duration during Financial Crisis,” (with H.W. Lee and Y.A. Xie of the University of Michigan, Dearborn) in Applied Financial Economics.

    Brian Kelly’s paper, “The Effects of Asset Forfeiture on Policing: A Panel Approach,” written with SU graduate Maureen Kole, has been accepted for publication in Economic Inquiry.

    Suzanne de Janasz article co-authored with Maury Peiperl (IMD), “Lonely at the Top? How some CEOs are using high-powered mentors to increase performance,” has been accepted for publication in the Harvard Business Review.

    Claus Portner published a chapter on, “Fertility in Developing Countries,” in The Economics of the Family: How the Household Affects Markets and Economic Growth, edited by Ester Redmount and published by ABC-CLIO.

    John McLean and Vinay Datar had their article, “Mastering the Chargemaster: Minimizing Price-gouging and Exposing the Structural Flaws in the Healthcare ‘Market,’” accepted for publication in the Pittsburgh Journal of Environmental and Public Health Law.

    Katya Emm and Ruben Trevino had their paper, “The Changing Risk-Return Characteristics of Value and Growth Investing,” accepted for publication by the Journal of Financial Planning.

    Claus Portner's article, “Effects of Parental Absence on Child Labor and School Attendance in the Philippines,” has been accepted for publication in the Review of Economics of the Household.

    Gareth Green's article, "Environmental Choices and Hyperbolic Discounting: An Experimental Analysis,” co-authored with Timothy J. Richards (Arizona State), has been accepted for publication in Environmental and Resource Economics.

    Brian Kelly, Dean Peterson, and Gareth Green had their article, “Using Integrative Graphic Assignments to Promote Deep Learning of the Market Mechanism,” co-authored with John Bean (Department of English), accepted for publication in the Journal of Economic Education.

    Katya Emm's paper, “Intra-Industry Diversification and Firm Efficiency: A Study of the U.S. Insurance Industry,” has been accepted for publication in The International Review of Accounting, Banking and Finance.

    Quan Le's paper, “The Impact of an Integrated Microcredit Program on the Empowerment of Women and Gender Equality in Rural Vietnam,” co-authored with Katherine Dineen, has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Developing Areas. Dineen graduated from SU with a degree in Public Affairs and now works for AmeriCorps. The study grew out of her work in the International Development Internship Program.

    Brian Kelly's article, “Product Heterogeneity and Cost Allocations in Contingent Trade Protection,” has been accepted for publication in The World Economy.

    Marc Cohen's paper, “Transcendence and Salvation in Levinas’s Time and the Other and Totality and Infinity,” has been accepted for publication in Levinas Studies.

    Al Ansari's paper, "The Impact of Technology Transfer from Foreign Direct Investment in Developing Nations: A Case Study in the United Arab Emirates," co-authored with Batoul Modarress and Emil Thies (both at Zayed University), has been accepted for publication in the International Journal of Economics and Finance.

    Colette Hoption's paper, “Learning and Developing Followership,” has been accepted for publication by the Journal of Leadership Education.

    Jot Yau has had three articles published recently:

    • Business Ethics Research: Predominant Partners and Dissemination Channels," in Business Ethics: A European Review, with K.C. Chan (Western Kentucky University) and H.G. Fung (University of Missouri, St. Louis).
    • "Political Connections and Firm Overinvestment: Evidence from China," in the International Journal of Accounting and Information Management, with Z. Su (Zhejiang University of Technology), and H.G. Fung.
    • "Recent Policy Changes Toward the Internationalization of the Renminbi: A Review," in The Chinese Economy, with H.G. Fung and J.Y. Wu (National Formosa University).

    Vinay Datar's article, "The Value of Mutual Fund Fees: A Model," co-authored with Richard Borgman (U. of Maine), has been accepted for publication in Financial Decisions.

    Peter Raven's and Quan Le's paper, "Woman Entrepreneurship in Rural Vietnam: Success and Motivation Factors," has been accepted for publication in The Journal of Developing Areas.

    Jot Yau's book, Dim Sum Bonds: The Offshore Renminbi (RMB)-Denominated Bonds, co-authored with Hung-Gay Fung (University of Missouri, St Louis) and Glenn Ko (UBS), has just been published by Wiley.

    Eunice Rhee's paper, "Framing Controversial Actions: Regulatory Focus, Source Credibility, and Stock Market Reaction to Poison Pill Adoption," co-authored with Peer Fiss (USC), has been accepted for publication in the Academy of Management Journal.

    Bonnie Buchanan and Peter Brous had their paper, "Valuing "Raise Your Rate" Certificates of Deposit," co-authored with Albers alum Tony Orcutt, has been accepted for publication in Managerial Finance.

    Carl Obermiller and April Atwood had their paper, "Measuring Sustainability Literacy: Scale Development," has been accepted for publication by the Journal of Jesuit Business Education.

    Matt Isaac's paper, co-authored with Aaron Brough (Utah State), "Judging a Part by the Size of its Whole: The Category Size Bias in Probability Judgments," was accepted for publication by the Journal of Consumer Research.

    Jot Yau has had three articles accepted for publication: 

    • "A Leader of the World Commodity Futures Markets in the Making? The Case of China's Commodity Futures," with H.-G. Fung and Y. Tse (University of Missouri, St. Louis), and L. Zhao (Elon University), accepted for publication in the International Review of Financial Analysis.
    • "Offshore Renminbi-Denominated Bonds: Dim Sum Bonds," with H.-G. Fung (University of Missouri, St. Louis) and D. Tzau (Rainier Investment Management and Albers MSF alum), accepted by The Chinese Economy.
    • "The Dim Sum Bond Market and its Role in the Internationalization of the Renminbi," with H.-G. Fung (University of Missouri, St. Louis), accepted for publication in the European Financial Review.

    Sarah Bee' case, "Using Peachtree Software to Increase Your Knowledge of the Revenue and Expenditure Cycles," co-authored with David Hayes (James Madison University), has been accepted for publication in Compendium of Classroom Cases, published by the American Accounting Association.

    Peter Raven's article, "Microenterprises in Malaysia: A Preliminary Study of Factors for Management Success," co-authored with Mark Munoz (Millikin University), Dianne Welsh (UNC-Greensboro), and Sow Hup Chan (University of Macau), has been accepted for publication by the International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal.

    David Arnesen and Bill Weis had their article, "Did the US Supreme Court Decision in Koontz Threaten Rational Regulation or Provide Greater Stability for Real Estate Development?" has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Law, Business, and Ethics.

    Brian Kelly's article, "Market Economies and Concurrent Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Remedies," has been accepted for publication in the Journal of International Economic Law.

    Gail Lasprogata's article, "Values Change for Survival," has been accepted for publication by the Journal of Law, Business, and Ethics.

    Bonnie Buchanan's article, "Improving International Students’ Understanding of Local Culture and Financial Institutions: A Service Learning Application," has been accepted for publication by the Journal of International Education in Business.

    Marc Cohen's paper, "Genuine, non-calculative trust with calculative antecedents: Reconsidering Williamson on trust," has been accepted by the Journal of Trust Research for a special issue on Calculativeness and Trust.

    Cathy Cao's article, "Underwriter Reputation and Pricing of Risk: Evidence from Seasoned Equity Offerings," co-authored with Chongyang Chen (UT Dallas) and Joyce Qian Wang (Kean University), has been accepted for publication in the Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting.

    Stacey Jones' textbook, Understanding Business Statistics, co-authored with Ned Freed (University of Portland) and Tim Bergquist (Northwest Christian University), has just been released by Wiley Publishers.

    Tina Zamora's article, "Contextual and Individual Dimensions of Taxpayer Decision Making, co-authored with Jeff Cohen and Gil Manzon (both at Boston College), has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Business Ethics.

    Katie Fitzpatrick's article, "The Effect of Bank Account Ownership on Credit and Consumption: Evidence from the United Kingdom," has been accepted for publication in the Southern Economic Journal.

    Claus Portner's paper, "High School Dropouts and Sexually Transmitted Diseases,"  co-authored with Mark Anderson (Montana State), has been accepted for publication in the Southern Economic Journal.

    Terry Foster's ;paper, "Navigating through the Fog of Cloud Computing Contracts," has been accepted for publication in The Journal of Information Technology & Privacy Law.

    Matt Isaac's article, "The Top-Ten Effect: Consumers’ Subjective Categorization of Ranked Lists," co-authored with Robert Schindler (Rutgers), has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Consumer Research.

    Al Ansari's and Diane Congratulations to Matt Isaac.  His article, "The Top-Ten Effect: Consumers’ Subjective Categorization of Ranked Lists," co-authored with Robert Schindler (Rutgers), has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Consumer Research.  JCR is on the Albers "Big Hit" list!Lockwood's article, "Emiratization: From Policy to Implementation," co-authored with Batoul Modarress (Zayed University), has been published in the International Journal of Human Resources Development and Management.

    Katya Emm's and Vinay Datar's paper, "Demystifying Free Cash Flow Valuation," has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Economics and Finance Education.

    Bonnie Buchanan, Chips Chipalkatti, and Bruce Koch had their article, "Enhancing Value in IT Services Off-shoring: Real Options Matter," co-authored with Jonathan Doh (Villanova), accepted for publication in the Asia-Pacific Journal of Risk and Insurance.

    Brian Kelly's article, "The Pass-Through of Subsidies to Price," has been accepted for publication by the Journal of World Trade.

    John Dienhart has co-authored "Encouraging Employee Reporting through Procedural Justice," a report recently published by the Ethics Resource Center. Co-authors included Tom Tyler (Yale), Celia Gonzalez (Harvard), Debra Shapiro (Maryland), and Linda Trevino (Penn State).

    James Lee's paper, "The Effect of Business Characteristics and ERP Implementation on Business Outcomes: An Exploratory Study of Korean Manufacturing Firms," co-authored with Pairin Katerattanakul (Western Michigan) and Soongoo Hong (Dong-A University, Korea), was accepted for publication in Management Research Review.

    Greg Magnan's paper, "Trust and Relational Embeddedness: Exploring a Paradox of Trust pattern Development in Key Supplier Relationships," co-authored with Marc Day (University of Reading), Stanley Fawcett (Weber State), and Amydee Fawcett (Arkansas), has been published in Industrial Marketing Management.

    Madhu Rao's book chapter, "Collaboration in Global Intra-Organizational Systems Development," will appear in Global Sourcing of Services, published by the IDEA group.

    Vidya Awasthi, Carlos Mello-e-Souza, and Chips Chipalkatti had their paper, "Selecting a Free Cash Flow Metric that Matters: Accuracy, Bias, and Ability to Predict Value," accepted for publication in the Journal of Applied Finance.

    Bridget Hiedemann's article, "Increased Risks of Needing Long-Term Care Among Older Adults Living with Same-Sex Partners, co-authored with Lisa Brodoff in the School of Law, has been accepted for publication in the American Journal of Public Health

    Sharon Lobel's article, "Predicting organizational responsiveness to poverty: Exploratory model and application to Brazil and the United States," has been accepted for publication in a Special issue of the European Management Journal on "National Context in Work-Life Research."

    Harriet Stephenson and Leo Simpson had their article, "Using Adjunct Faculty to Teach Entrepreneurship at an AACSB-Accredited Business Program: Synergies and Opportunities," co-authored with Kirk Heriot (Columbus State), published in the Small Business Institute Journal.

    Peter Raven's paper, "Microenterprise performance and micro-enterprise zones (MEZOs) in China", co-authored with Dianne Welsh (North Carolina Greensboro), J. Mark Munoz (Milliken University), and Shengliang Deng (Brock University), has been accepted for publication in Management Decision.

    Matt Isaac had a paper accepted for publication in the Marketing Science Institute (MSI) Working Paper Series. "Taking the Customer’s Point-of-View: Engagement or Satisfaction?" was co-authored with Bobby J. Calder and Edward C. Malthouse (both at Northwestern). MSI is an organization that bridges academic research and marketing practice. Working paper submissions are evaluated by a review committee, and accepted papers are published online and later consolidated into annual volumes, called MSI Reports. The paper is available here.

    Gareth Green and Dean Peterson had their article, "Deep Learning in Intermediate Microeconomics: Using Scaffolding Assignments to Teach Theory and Promote Transfer," co-authored with John Bean (Department of English), accepted for publication in the Journal of Economic Education.

    Marc Cohen's article, "Empathy in Business Ethics Education," has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Business Ethics Education.

    James Lee and Ben Kim had their article, "The Semiotic Structures of Information Systems," co-authored with Bandula Jayatilaka (SUNY Binghamton) and Pairin Katerattanakul (Western Michigan), has been published in Issues in Information Systems.

    Al Ansari's article, "The Effect of Transnational Threats on the Security of Persian Gulf Maritime Petroleum Transportation," has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Transportation Security

    Greg Prussia's article, "Does Employee Safety Influence Customer Satisfaction? Evidence from the Electric Utility Industry," co-authored with Geoff Willis (Central Oklahoma) and Karen Brown (Thunderbird), has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Safety Research.

    Leo Simpson's article, "Organizational Efficacy of Small and Medium-Sized Suppliers," co-authored with Shanan Gibson, Michael Harris, and Bill McDonald (all at East Carolina), has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Small Business Strategy.

    Rubina Mahsud and Greg Prussia had their article, "Ethical and Empowering Leadership and Leader Effectiveness," co-authored with Gary Yukl (SUNY-Albany) and Russell Hassan (Ohio State), has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Managerial Psychology.

    David Reid's article, "Intellectual Property Rights: A Comparative Perspective on Asia, the EU, and North America," has been published in NORTEAMÉRICA.

    Matt Isaac's article, "For Sale by Owner for Less than it is Worth," co-authored with Aaron Brough (Pepperdine), has been published in the Graziadio Business Review. You can read it here.

    Marc Cohen and John Dienhart had their chapter on "Citizens, Kant and Corporate Responsibility for the Environment," will be published in Kantian Business Ethics: Critical Perspectives, edited by Denis G. Arnold and Jared D. Harris, and to be published by Edward Elgar.

    Madhu Rao's paper, "Control and Coordination of Information Systems in Multinational Corporations: An Empirical Examination of Subsidiary and Host Country Factors," has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Global Information Technology Management

    Greg Prussia's article, "Development and Validation of the Performance Management Behavior Questionnaire," co-authored with Angelo Kinicki, Suzanne Peterson, and Kathryn Jacobson (Arizona State), has been accepted for publication in Personnel Psychology.

    Colette Hoption's article, "Submitting to the Follower Label: Followership, Positive Affect and Extra-Role Behaviors," co-authored with Amy Christie (Wilfred Laurier) and Julian Barling (Queens), has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Psychology.

    Peter Raven's article, "The Entrepreneurial Orientation of Family Microenterprises in Malaysia," co-authored with Dianne Welsh (North Carolina Greensboro), Mark Munoz (Millikin), and Sow Hup Chan (University of Macau), has been published in International Business: Research, Teaching, and Practice.

    Bill Weis' article, "Hypocrisy at The Lectern: Do Our Personal Lifestyle Choices Reflect Our Spoken Commitment to Global Sustainability? ," has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Management for Global Sustainability. The JMGS is a new journal sponsored by the International Association of Jesuit Business Schools and housed at Ateneo de Manila University.

    Marilyn Gist's article, "Self Efficacy," co-authored with Angela Gist, has been accepted for publication in the forthcoming edition of the Oxford Bibliographies in Management.

    Marinilka Kimbro's paper, "Does Voluntary Corporate Citizenship Pay? An Examination of the UN Global Compact," published in International Journal of Accounting and Information Management, has been chosen as a Highly Commended Award Winner at the Literati Network Awards for Excellence in 2012.

    Tina Zamora's article, "One Laptop per Child: The $100 Challenge," co-authored with Andrea Roberts (University of Virginia), has been accepted for publication in Issues in Accounting Education.

    Fiona Robertson and Bonnie Buchanan had their article, "The Economics of Sallie Mae," co-authored with Tom Arnold (Richmond), accepted for publication by the Journal of Structured Finance.

    Carl Obermiller's article, "Process Evidence for the Question-Behavior Effect: Influencing Socially Normative Behaviors," co-authored with Eric Spangenberg, David Sprott, Ronn Smith (all at WSU), and Anthony Greenwald (UW), has been accepted for publication in Social Influence.

    Jessica Ludescher's article, ""Caritas in Veritate: Promises and Challenges of the Catholic Contribution to Sustainability," has been accepted for publication by the Journal of Catholic Social Thought.

    Chips Chipalkatti's article, "Estimating Marketability Discounts: A Comparison Between Bid-Ask Spreads and Longstaff's Upper Bound," co-authored with Carl Luft, (De Paul University), Craig Levine (McGladrey & Pullen), and Lummezen Mondal (McGladrey & Pullen), has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Applied Finance.

    Susan Weihrich, Teresa Ling, and Joe Phillips had their paper, "Online Teaching Evaluations vs. In-Class Paper Teaching Evaluations: A Paired Comparison," accepted for publication by the Journal of the Academy of Business Education.

    Bonnie Buchanan's article, "Shareholder Proposal Rules and Practices: Evidence from a Comparison of the US and UK," with Jeffry Netter (Georgia), Annette Poulsen (Georgia), and Tina Yang (Villanova), has been accepted for publication in the American Business Law Journal.

    Bonnie Buchanan's article, "How Much Value within Foreign Direct Investment Can a Government Destroy?" co-authored with Tom Arnold (University of Richmond) has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Wealth Management.

    Carl Obermiller, David Arnesen, and Marc Cohen had their article, "Customized Pricing: Win-Win or End Run?" accepted for publication in the Drake Management Review.

    Marc Cohen's article, "Moral and amoral conceptions of trust, with an application in organizational ethics," has been accepted for publication by the Journal of Business Ethics.

    Matt Isaac's paper, "Finding a Good Home for Products We Love: How Buyer Usage Intent Affects the Pricing of Used Goods," co-authored with Aaron Brough (Pepperdine), has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Marketing.