Desautels Professor Robert David has won the Best Paper Award at the 39th annual conference of the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada (ASAC) for his paper entitled, “Effects of Ancestral Populations on Organizational Founding and Failure: Private Liquor Stores in Alberta.”
Desautels PhD Student, Russell Seidle, has won the Outstanding Theoretical Paper Award, during the Eastern Academy of Management 2011 Meeting for his paper entitled "Experiential and vicarious learning: Implications for the process of technological innovation".
A paper by Professors Ruthanne Huising and Samer Faraj titled: Applying Expertise and Sustaining Attention: Coordination in Fast-Response Organizations has won conference highlight status at the upcoming (June 13-14) conference on Coordination within and among organizations.
“Sponsored search,” or “pay-for-placement,” advertising is one of the fastest growing and most competitive online markets. But many advertisers should rethink their strategies for positioning themselves in this burgeoning online market, according to researchers from McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management and the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business.
Professor Dror Etzion and Professor Jeroen Struben ranked first for their case “Better Place: Shifting Paradigms in the Automotive Industry.”
Prof. Saurabh Mishra's new study shows that some slack in key resources may yield benefits for manufacturers
“Although resource efficiency is important for firms to increase their financial value, there are also benefits of maintaining some slack in key resources,” conclude the study’s authors, Prof. Sachin B. Modi of the University of Toledo’s College of Business and Innovation and Prof. Saurabh Mishra of McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management.
The research -- led by Prof. Mary Dean Lee at McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management, with colleagues from McGill and York University in Canada, and Queensland University and University of Melbourne in Australia – highlights the complexity of how managers are approaching the later stages of life.
The SAGE Handbook of Complexity and Management will be the first substantive scholarly work to provide a map of the state of art research in the growing field emerging at the intersection of complexity science and management studies. -Co-edited by Professor Steve Maguire of the Desautels Faculty of Management.
Professor Alain Pinsonneault and Information Systems PhD student, Shamel Addas won the Best Paper award at the Human Computer Interface Workshop of the International Conference on Information Systems.
Current Desautels doctoral student, Mohammad Nikoofal (Operations Management) has recently been awarded a GERAD Doctoral Student Financial Award.