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Who are Canada’s research stars?

Tue, 2012-03-27 12:00

With intense competition for research funding and status, universities need an objective way to rank their departments’ research performance, say the creators of a new tool designed to do just that.

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Conceptualizing the organizational IT artifact via the construct of organizational integration

Tue, 2012-03-27 12:00

Drawing on the concept of organizational integration, we developed a typology that allows us to classify organizational IT applications and better understand, explain, and potentially predict their impacts. As a preliminary test of the typology, the empirical evidence of past research on the impacts of IT on organizational performance was reviewed.

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The cost and timing of financial distress

Tue, 2012-03-27 12:00

Assessments of the trade-off theory have typically compared the present value of tax benefits to the present value of bankruptcy costs. We verify that this comparison overwhelmingly favors tax benefits, suggesting that firms are under-leveraged.

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The impact of client choice on preventive healthcare facility network design

Tue, 2012-03-27 12:00

In contrast with sick people who need urgent medical attention, the clientele of preventive healthcare have a choice in whether to participate in the programs offered in their region. In order to maximize the total participation to a preventive care program, it is important to incorporate how potential clients choose the facilities to patronize.

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Rapidly-growing firms and their main characteristics: A longitudinal study from the USA

Wed, 2012-03-14 12:00

This paper explores the topic of high-growth phenomenon and its agents. High-growth enterprises are primarily small and medium-sized firms that attain very high-growth rates for at least five years.

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REIT Institutional Ownership Dynamics and the Financial Crisis

Wed, 2012-03-14 12:00

Collectively, institutional investors hold large ownership stakes in REITs. The traditional view is that institutions are both long-term and passive investors. The financial crisis beginning in 2007 provides an opportunity to analyze the investment choices of institutional investors before, during, and after the crisis.

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Multi-period reverse logistics network design

Tue, 2012-02-28 12:00

The configuration of the reverse logistics network is a complex problem comprising the determination of the optimal sites and capacities of collection centers, inspection centers, remanufacturing facilities, and/or recycling plants. In this paper, we propose a profit maximization modeling framework for reverse logistics network design problems.

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Healthcare professionals' adoption and use of a clinical information system (CIS) in primary care: Insights from the Da Vinci study

Tue, 2012-02-28 12:00

Given the increasing prevalence of multimorbidity in primary care (PC), interdisciplinary PC teams supported by appropriate clinical information systems (CIS) are needed in order to deal with the complexity of multimorbid patients' care. Our team has developed such a system, called the Da Vinci system.

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Desautels Faculty among top in the world for research productivity

Fri, 2012-02-10 12:00

According to a recent ranking of research productivity in the field of Information Systems, the Desautels Faculty of Management is among the best in the world when it comes to publishing in top IS journals. The Desautels Faculty ranked 6th globally for the number of papers published in MIS Quarterly and Information Systems Research (ISR) in the last 3 years.

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Professor Vihang Errunza wins Best Paper Award at the Inaugural India Finance Conference 2011

Fri, 2012-02-10 12:00

Professor Vihang Errunza has won the Best Paper Award at the Inaugural India Finance Conference 2011, hosted at the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, for his paper entitled, “The Impact of Investability on Asset Valuation,” co-authored with Hai Ta, PhD’11.

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