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Smriti Anand, Assistant Professor of Management, presented her paper “Individual Deals within Workgroups: The Role of Relative I-deals for Employee Performance” at the annual meeting of the Southern Management Association (SMA) in St. Pete Beach, Florida. ...

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Matthew Dixon, Assistant Professor of Finance, has been invited to speak at the Intel Development summit in Austin, Texas and will present a peer-reviewed paper at one of the workshops. He will also present the paper at the Intel Software Development Conference London 2015 in December. ...

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The paper “Early-Stage Entrepreneurial Financing: A Signaling Perspective” by Liad Wagman, Associate Professor of Economics, has been accepted for publication by the Journal of Banking and Finance. The paper is co-authored by Jin-Hyuk Kim (University of Colorado at Boulder). In addition, a proposal submitted by Wagman to the George Mason University School of Law Privacy Fellowship has been accepted. Wagman was also invited by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to be a panel member at the FTC workshop on...

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Stuart School of Business students in MBA 586: Strategic Marketing Management, taught by Rob Nelson, Adjunct Faculty and Industry Expert, recently provided a comprehensive market analysis to their “client” company Wheelz On Time, Inc., a rent-to-own tire financing business and Chicago Innovation Awards nominee.

As part of the course, students are divided into teams to work with real-world clients, including many...

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Two Stuart students, Irma Rios (B.S. BA) and Rachel Choe (M.B.A./M.S. MAC) were selected to participate in the ThinkChicago: Chicago Ideas Week program, which will run from October 15-17. As finalists, these students (along with eight other Illinois Tech students and a total of 150 representatives from universities across the country) will have a behind-the-scenes look at Chicago Ideas Week, including opportunities to
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Alumnus Ron Rashkow (Economics ‘64), CEO of Rashkow Professional Management Services, hosted “Ask an Entrepreneur” for the Knapp Entrepreneurship Center on September 9. The lunchtime discussion provided an opportunity for students to get answers about serving customer needs, solving customer problems, profit margins, overcoming setbacks, and inspiring employees.

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Third-year Ph.D. student Weiquan Cheng presented his paper "Knowledge for Sustainable Development” at the Conference on Knowledge, Culture, and Change in Organizations held August 4-5 at University of Oxford's Saïd Business School. The paper, co-authored by Nasrin R. Khalili...

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Research published by Ricky Cooper, Assistant Professor of Finance, was recently cited by the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) and referenced in an article on ETF.com.

The article and SEC discussions addressed recent actions by investment management companies Precidian Investments and Eaton Vance. The SEC advocated that Cooper’s research and recommendations move the bar in...

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Industry Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship Nik Rokop coached a group of postdocs at Argonne National Labs on the best ways to prepare and deliver elevator pitches. His tips and handouts were recently featured in an article by Belinda Lee Huang, Ph.D., Executive Director of the National Postdoctoral Association (NPA), which was published in Elsevier’s career development...

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Industry Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship Nik Rokop hosted and mentored two young entrepreneurs from Lithuania as part of a startup accelerator from July 20-August 14. The program, which was made possible through a partnership between the University Technology Park at IIT and Technopolis in Lithuania, provided full funding for the entrepreneurs to travel to Chicago, develop their startups, and connect with Chicago's rich...

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