Seminars

2022

1 AprRecommendation boldness in Online Investment Communities
By Asst Prof. Jingchuan Pu, Pennsylvania State University
11 Mar
Reputation Burning: Analyzing the Impact of Brand Sponsorship on 
Social Influencers
By Asst Prof. Shunyuan Zhang, Harvard Business School
25 FebDefensive Responses to Negative Reviews
By Asst Prof Huazhong Zhao, City University of Hong Kong
11 FebInspire Talk: Future of Asian Consumers
By Mr Rohit Razdan, Senior Partner, McKinsey and Company

2022

1 AprRecommendation boldness in Online Investment Communities
By Asst Prof. Jingchuan Pu, Pennsylvania State University
11 Mar
Reputation Burning: Analyzing the Impact of Brand Sponsorship on 
Social Influencers
By Asst Prof. Shunyuan Zhang, Harvard Business School
25 FebDefensive Responses to Negative Reviews
By Asst Prof Huazhong Zhao, City University of Hong Kong
11 FebInspire Talk: Future of Asian Consumers
By Mr Rohit Razdan, Senior Partner, McKinsey and Company
14 JanHow Uber Is Shaping Public Transit System: A Counterfactual Estimator Approach
By Prof Liangfei Qiu, University of Florida
14 Jan
Stratifying Online Field Experiments Using The Pigeonhole Design
By Prof Jinglong Zhao, Boston University

2021

17 DecTransparency in Collaborative Projects
By Prof Ruth Beer, Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College
3 Dec
Trade Credit Late Payment and Industry Structure
By Prof Hsiao-Hui Lee, National Chengchi University
19 Nov
Right to Repair: Pricing, Welfare, and Environmental Implications
By Prof Jin Chen, National University of Singapore
5 Nov
All Smiles Are Not Created Equal: Duchenne Smile Reduces Extrinsic Rewards from Viewers in Live Streaming
By Prof Dai Yao, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
29 Oct
Delay Information in Virtual Queues: A Large-Scale Field Experiment on a Major Ride-Sharing Platform
By Asst Prof Yu Qiuping, Georgia Institute of Technology
22 Oct Inspire : Where Rubber meets the Road
By Mr D. Krishna Bhaskar, IAS (Government of India)
22 Oct
Emotions in Online Contention Diffusion 
By Prof Shan Huang, University of Hong Kong
15 Oct
Marketplace Expansion through Marquee Seller Adoption: Externalities and Quality Implications 
By Prof Ashish Kabra, University of Maryland 
8 Oct
Social Networks Impact on Grades & Jobs: Evidence from Four-year University Trajectories
By Prof Tuan Q. Phan, University of Hong Kong 
8 Oct
Service Delivery Strategies for Alleviating Pandemic Suffering while Maintaining Profitability
By Prof Nagesh Gavirneni, Johnson Graduate School of Management
24 Sep
Robust Conic Satisficing
By Asst Prof Napat Rujeerapaiboon, National University of Singapore
10 Sep
The Incentive Game under Target Effects in Ridesharing: A Structural Approach
By Asst Prof Zhu Weiming, University of Navarra
27 Aug
Designing Sparse Graphs for Stochastic Matching
By Asst Prof Yifan Feng, National University of Singapore
13 Aug
A New Approach for Vehicle Routing with Stochastic Demand: Combining Route Assignment with Process Flexibility
By Mr Hanzhang Qin, Ph.D. candidate in Computational Science and Engineering, 
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
6 Aug
Taxi Drivers' Response to Cancellations and No-shows: New Evidence for Reference-dependent Preference
By Assoc Prof Chu Junhong, Dean’s Chair, National University of Singapore
6 MayDoes Blockchain Facilitate Responsible Sourcing? An Application to the Diamond Supply Chain
By Mr Sumkin Dmitrii, Doctoral Candidate in Technology and Operations Management, INSEAD 
16 AprFaster Deliveries and Smarter Order Assignments for an On-Demand Meal Delivery Platform*
By Prof Christopher Tang, Distinguished Professor of UCLA, Edward Carter Chaired Professor in Business Administration
19 MarThe Environmental Impact of the Advent of Online Grocery Retailing
By Asst Prof Ekaterina (Kate) Astashkina,  University of Michigan
12 MarBlockchain Adoption for Combating Deceptive Counterfeits 
By Assoc Prof Hubert Pun, Western University
26 FebModelling Delay Propagation in Air Transportation Networks
By Prof Milind Sohoni and Asst Prof Vishwakant Malladi, Indian School of Business
19 FebReading between the Stars: Understanding the Effects of Online Customer Reviews on Product Demand
By Asst Prof Hallie Cho, Vanderbilt University
5 FebIT’s Not Working? The Unintended Inefficiencies & Failures of IT-enabled Systems: Cases in Healthcare and Education
By Assoc Prof Jason Chan, University of Minnesota
14 JanOnline Pricing with Offline Data: Phase Transition and Inverse Square Law
By Miss Jinzhi Bu, Postdoctoral Associate, MIT Data Science Lab

2020

11 DecWhen the wind of change blows, build batteries? Optimum renewable generation and energy storage investments
By Prof Serguei Netessine, Vice Dean for Global Initiatives and Professor at the Operations, Information and Decisions Department at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
27 NovInternal Carbon Pricing in Large Multi-unit Firms
By ITOM PhD Candidate Preethi K R
20 Nov An Inside Job? Gender, Tech Careers, and the IT Earnings Gap
By Assoc Prof Prasanna (Sonny) Tambe, University of Pennsylvania
13 Nov Regret in the Newsvendor Model with Demand and Yield Randomness
By Asst Prof Chen Zhi, City University of Hong Kong
9 Nov Food Delivery Service and Restaurant: Friend or Foe?
By ITOM PhD Candidate Chen Manlu
30 OctVehicle Repositioning under Uncertainty
Asst Prof Tang Qinshen, Nanyang Technological University
16 OctPerformance Implications of Pursuing Innovations Based on Digital Technologies: Evidences from SMEs
By Research Fellow Fu Yingzhu, Nanyang Technological University
2 OctExpert Judgments in Overriding Artificial Intelligence: A Healthcare Context 
By ITOM PhD Candidate Wang Le
21 Sep
Managing Collective Enterprise Information Systems Compliance – A Social and Performance Management Context Perspective
By Prof Fang Yulin, City University of Hong Kong
18 SepAn Operations Perspective on Ethically Complex Disaster Interventions in Blood Supply Management
By  ITOM PhD Candidate Juan L. Senga 
14 FebThe Need for Alternative Qualitative Research Genres to Investigate Cybercrimes: The Case of Avalanche as a French Nouveau Roman
By Assoc Prof Jan Ondrus, ESSEC Asia Pacific; Dr Felix Ter Chian Tan, University of New South Wales and Ms Nina Schirrmacher, PH.D Candidate at ESSEC Asia Pacific @ Singapore
22 Jan
Digital Multisided Platforms and Women's Health: An Empirical Analysis of Peer-to-Peer Lending and Abortion Rates
By Prof Anandasivam Gopal, University of Maryland

2019

8 NovTipping in Service Systems: The Role of a Social Norm
By Prof Laurens Debo, Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College
20 Sep
When Virtual Reality Bites: The Unintended Consequences of Immersive ICT for Minorities in Virtual Teams
By Assoc Prof Jaime B. Windeler, University of Cincinnati
2 Aug
Opacity and Unintended Outcomes in Blockchains: Algorithmic Governance through the Proof-of-Stake Consensus Mechanism
By Assoc Prof Jungpil Hahn, National University of Singapore
3 Jul
A for Effort? Using the Crowd to Identify Moral Hazard in NYC Restaurant Hygiene Inspections
By Prof Anandasivam Gopal, University of Maryland
2 Jul
From Focus Group to Information Kleptocracy: How A Boundary Organization Gains and Loses Power
By Prof Natalia Levina, New York University
1 Jul
Screening for cancer using a learning internet advertising system
By Principal Researcher Elad Yom-Tov, Microsoft Research
11 Jun
Effects of Content Moderation Transparency on User Behaviors in Online Platforms
By Prof Ravichandran Thiagarajan, Rensselar Polytechnic Institute
17 May
Are You What You Tweet? The Impact of Sentiment on Digital News Consumption and Social Media Sharing   
By Asst Prof Oh Hyelim, National University of Singapore
26 Apr
Why and how to keep crowd workers motivated
By Prof Jan Marco Leimeister, University of St. Gallen
12 Apr
Inconvenience, Liquidity Constraints, and the Adoption of Off-Grid Lighting Solutions at the Bottom of the Pyramid
By Asst Prof Bhavani Shanker Uppari, Singapore Management University
29 Mar
To Brush or Not to Brush: Product Rankings, Customer Search, and Fake Orders
By Asst Prof Chen Jin, National University of Singapore
15 Mar
We Are on the Way: Analysis of On-Demand Ride-Hailing Systems
By Asst Prof Guiyun Feng, Singapore Management University
1 Mar
Inventory Repositioning in On-Demand Product Rental Networks
By Asst Prof Li Xiaobo, National University of Singapore
31 Jan
How to Publish in Top Journals
By Prof Robert D. Klassen, University of Western Ontario
25 Jan
Incentivizing Medication Adherence
By Asst Prof Joel Goh, National University of Singapore
18 Jan
Adaptive Distributionally Robust Linear Optimization with Applications in Vehicle Sharing
By Dr. Meilin Zhang, Singapore University of Social Science

2018

30 Nov
Optimal Stopping for Medical Treatment with Forecast Information
By Asst Prof Zhichao Zheng, Singapore Management University
23 Nov
K-Approximate Convexity and Its Applications
By Dr Song Miao, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
19 Oct
A Strategic Approach to Vendor Managed Inventory
By Asst Prof Bharadwaj Kadiyala, HKUST
18 Oct 
On-Demand Service Platforms: Worker Independence and Welfare
By Prof Terry Taylor, University of California, Berkeley
5 Oct
Mobile Targeting with Social Context of Mobile-enabled Communication: An Investigation on Promoting Mobile Internet Service in Workplace vs. Home
By Prof David Phang, University of Nottingham Ningbo Campus (UNNC), China
28 Sep
An Empirical Study of the Behavior of Patients Who Leave the Emergency Department without Being Seen
By Asst Prof Ehsan Bolandifar, Chinese University of Hong Kong