Desautels research news
"If These Walls Could Talk: The Mutual Construction of Organizational Space and Legitimacy," Organization Science
Authors: de Vaujany, François-Xavier; Vaast, Emmanuelle Publication: Organization Science, May-June 2014 Abstract:
Professor Gagnon Ranks Second in Annual Grants Competition of the Fonds de recherche sur la société et la culture
Professor Suzanne Gagnon’s grant proposal entitled, “Revitalizing organizational diversity: Towards new knowledge of inclusive practices and why they work,” was ranked second of applications across all disciplines in the 2014 competition by the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Société et culture, Établissement de nouveaux professeurs-chercheurs. The study, which received funding for three years, addresses several gaps in current research.
McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management has won the Research Excellence Award in the Primarily Doctoral/Medical University category at the 2014 Administrative Sciences Association of Canada (ASAC) conference held in Muskoka, Ontario. This award reflects the highest contribution of research papers from PhD students and faculty of the Desautels Faculty of Management. Read more about ASAC.
"Exploring Digital Creativity in the Workspace: The Role of Enterprise Mobile Applications on Perceived Job Performance and Creativity," Computers in Human Behavior
Authors: Chung, Sunghun; Lee, Kyungyoung; Choi, Jinho Publication: Computers in Human Behavior, 2014 Abstract:
"Professions at the Helm or Left Behind? Trends in the Occupations of American College Graduates since the Second World War in the United States," Journal of Education and Work
Author: Hollister, Matissa Publication: Journal of Education and Work, 2014 Abstract:
Professor Dror Etzion was selected as a finalist of this year's Giarratani Rising Star Award (GRSA) for his paper entitled, “Institutional logics and environmental strategy in the office furniture industry.” The three finalists and winner will be honoured at the upcoming Industry Studies Conference in late May where they will present their work in a special session with a senior leader in the field. Read more about the GRSA.
"Pricing Decisions of Skill-Based Products: The Role of Used-Product Markets," Journal of Revenue and Pricing Management
Authors: Qiu, Chun; Messinger, Paul R. Publication: Journal of Revenue and Pricing Management, April 2014 Abstract:
Isolated attempts to curb the growing obesity pandemic are doomed to fail to reach their potential, according to recent research from the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University.
"Matching Patient and Physician Preferences in Designing a Primary Care Facility Network," Journal of the Operational Research Society
Authors: Güneş, Evrim Didem; Yaman, Hande; Çekyay, Bora; Verter, Vedat Publication: Journal of the Operational Research Society, April 2014 Abstract:
McGill’s Desautels Faculty of Management has jumped 11 spots to claim a rank of 49th in the world in the 2014 UTD Top 100 Business School Research Rankings. This ranking by UT Dallas’ Naveen Jindal School of Management measures faculty research productivity over the past five years from 2008 to 2013. The 100 ranked schools produced 9,174 articles in the 24 leading journals during the most recent ranking period. That number has risen from 5,879 articles in the first period used in the rankings, from 2000 to 2004.
"Policy Insights from the Nutritional Food Market Transformation Model: the Case of Obesity Prevention," Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
Authors: Struben, Jeroen; Chan, Derek; Dube, Laurette Publication: Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences Abstract:
“We have to leave behind the linear politics of left, right, and center, to understand that a balanced society, like a stable stool, has to rest on three solid legs: a public sector of political forces rooted in respected governments, a private sector of economic forces based on responsible businesses, and a plural sector of social forces manifested in robust communities.” Read full paper: www.mintzberg.org
"Hybrid Simulation-Analytical Modeling Approaches for the Reverse Logistics Network Design of a Third-Party Logistics Provider," Computers and Industrial Engineering
Authors: Suyabatmaz, Ali Çetin; Altekin, Fatma Tevhide; Şahin, Güvenç Publication: Computers and Industrial Enginering, April 2014 Abstract: