University of Macau, Faculty of Business Administration

Seminars

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FBA Seminar – Preference of different individuals, the performance of prospects, and income inequality

Faculty of Business Administration   Data Driven Power Prediction and Fault Diagnosis of Wind Turbines   Prof. Yanting LI Shanghai Jiao Tong University       Abstract Wind power is one of the main renewable energy. Wind power prediction and predictive fault diagnosis are crucial to the wind farm owners. [...]

2019-08-05T14:59:44+08:00August 5th, 2019|

FBA Seminar – Preference of different individuals, the performance of prospects, and income inequality

Faculty of Business Administration   Preference of different individuals, the performance of prospects, and income inequality   Professor WONG, Wing Keung Chair Professor of the Department of Finance Asia University       Abstract We will first discuss preference of assets for different individuals. We then discuss the performance of [...]

2019-07-30T09:49:32+08:00July 30th, 2019|

FBA Seminar – Multiple intelligence and expatriate effectiveness: The mediating roles of cross-cultural adjustment

Faculty of Business Administration   Multiple intelligence and expatriate effectiveness: The mediating roles of cross-cultural adjustment   Jane Terpstra Tong School of Business Monash University Malaysia Campus     Abstract Drawing on the theory of multiple intelligences, the theory of work adjustment and the framework of international adjustment, we examined [...]

2019-07-26T15:40:23+08:00July 26th, 2019|

FBA Seminar – From Auditors to Directors/Executives: Goodies from Acquiescence

Faculty of Business Administration   From Auditors to Directors/Executives: Goodies from Acquiescence   Feida (Frank) Zhang UB Business School,University of Queensland     Abstract Individual auditors are often appointed by listed companies as board directors or top executives. Using an original dataset that links individual auditors to their appointment with [...]

2019-07-26T16:01:55+08:00July 19th, 2019|

FBA Seminar – Interface of statistics, computing, and data science

Faculty of Business Administration   Copycats: how smart companies use imitation to gain a strategic edge   Xiaoming Huo Georgia Institute of Technology     Abstract Inference (aka predictive modeling) is in the core of many data science problems. Traditional approaches could be either statistically or computationally efficient, however not [...]

2019-06-10T11:20:10+08:00June 10th, 2019|

FBA Seminar – Copycats: how smart companies use imitation to gain a strategic edge

Faculty of Business Administration   Copycats: how smart companies use imitation to gain a strategic edge   Oded Shenkar Ford Motor Company Chair in Global Business Management, Fisher College of Business The Ohio State University     Abstract Contrary to conventional wisdom, imitation often generates a better economic return than [...]

2019-06-10T10:50:42+08:00June 10th, 2019|

FBA Seminar – A new multivariate Laplace distribution based on the mixture of normal distributions

Faculty of Business Administration   Do Banks Price Director Reputation? Evidence from Corporate Financial Frauds   Guo-Liang TIAN Professor of Statistics Department of Mathematics Southern University of Science and Technology     Abstract In this paper, we propose a new multivariate Laplace distribution from normal variance mixture models, called as [...]

2019-05-30T17:51:17+08:00May 30th, 2019|

FBA Seminar – Do Banks Price Director Reputation? Evidence from Corporate Financial Frauds

Faculty of Business Administration   Do Banks Price Director Reputation? Evidence from Corporate Financial Frauds   Prof. In-Mu Haw Professor of Accounting Texas Christian University     Abstract Using corporate financial fraud as a shock to the reputation of directors with multiple directorships, we find that bank lenders charge significantly [...]

2019-05-30T17:42:31+08:00May 30th, 2019|

FBA Seminar Series – Carrot or stick? Testing lender information sharing hypotheses

Faculty of Business Administration   Carrot or stick? Testing lender information sharing hypotheses   Prof. Xiumin Martin Washington University in St. Louis     Abstract We examine the effect of lender credit reporting on borrowers’ loan take-up and default decision. In a pair of natural field experiments at an online [...]

2019-05-22T17:30:58+08:00May 22nd, 2019|

FBA Seminar Series – Institutional complexity and global strategies by emerging market MNEs

Faculty of Business Administration   Institutional complexity and global strategies by emerging market MNEs   Prof. Yadong LUO Emery M. Findley Distinguished Chair and professor of management University of Miami     Abstract In this presentation I’ll submit my thoughts on how to better define institutional complexity that characterizes emerging [...]

2019-05-22T16:44:32+08:00May 22nd, 2019|