Entries tagged with ‘economics and management’

Sheng Yang (Economics and Management)

Sheng Yang published an article, “Entry and Exit Decisions with Switching Regime Excess Capacity,” in International Advances in Economic Research. Applying the switching regime methods of Goldfeld and Quandt to a logit model, the study examines how expected excess capacity fosters impediments to entry and incentives to exit in the U.S. aluminum industry.

Marta Podemska-Mikluch (Economics and Management)

Marta Podemska-Mikluch gave a series of talks at the Rockford University Center for ethics and entrepreneurship. Podemska-Mikluch spoke on the topic of innovation, regulation, and freedom in healthcare. She also shared her findings regarding the regulatory obstacles that delay and prevent access to a life-saving therapy for patients suffering from spinal muscular atrophy.

Kathy Lund Dean (Economics and Management)

Kathy Lund Dean has published an article with co-author Jeanie Forray entitled, “The long goodbye: Can academic citizenship sustain academic scholarship?” in the Journal of Management Inquiry. In the article they argue that the response to that rhetorical question is firmly “No” and call for academic rewards systems to “count” peer reviewing work as the […]

Vita Faychuk (Economics and Management)

Vita Faychuk presented her paper “Credit Ratings Overreliance in Municipal Bonds Market” at the Southern Finance Association 2017 Annual Meeting.

Marta Podemska-Mikluch (Economics and Management)

Marta Podemska-Mikluch was interviewed for the article, “CMS cancels plans to expedite Medicare coverage on devices.”

Sheng Yang (Economics and Management)

Sheng Yang published an article “Exchange Rate Dynamics and Stock Prices in Small Open Economies: Evidence from Asia-Pacific Countries,” in The Pacific-Basin Finance Journal. The study investigates the short-run and long-run dynamics between exchange rates and stock prices and the path through which monetary policy shocks impact on these markets in four small open economies […]

Marta Podemska-Mikluch (Economics and Management)

Marta Podemska-Mikluch’s “Entrepreneurship” chapter, written for the Encyclopedia of Law and Economics is now available on the Springer website. The essay explores the causes for the relative absence of entrepreneurship in the economics literature and reviews the key differences and commonalities of the three emerging approaches. In the spring semester Podemska-Mikluch worked with Emily Knutson […]

Kathy Lund Dean (Economics and Management)

Kathy Lund Dean has published two articles examining the increasing impact of the scholarship of teaching and learning on scholarly production as a whole. One was published in the Journal of Education for Business, the other in the Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education. In addition, three of Lund Dean’s articles published in the Journal […]

Kathy Lund Dean (Economics and Management)

Kathy Lund Dean and her colleagues presented a paper at the OBTC Teaching Conference for Management Educators entitled, “Just because we can doesn’t mean we should: Ethics in experiential learning.” In the paper they make the argument that moving from passive to active learning techniques requires specific skills that are rarely taught and supported, and […]

Kathi Tunheim (Economics and Management)

Kathi Tunheim has been selected to be a Thrivent Fellow for 2017-18. This is a year-long leadership development program for faculty and administrators at colleges and universities in Lutheran higher education.