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Business faculty co-author, present paper at NABET conference 

by Roger Coda

Department of Business Administration faculty members, Interim Chair Linda Hall, Assistant Professor Lisa Walters and Mark Nickerson, lecturer, presented a paper, “Improving the 1040 Process through the Application of Lean Principles: A Case Study," at the Northeastern Association of Business, Economics and Technology conference held last November in State College, Pa.

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Fredonia grad Harrington part of GRAMMY nominated album

Roger Coda

Music enthusiasts can look forward to hearing more from Patrick Harrington, a 2013 Fredonia graduate, following the GRAMMY Award nomination received by his band, Victor Wainwright and the Train.

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Alumnus returns to give talk on tax changes

Lisa Eikenburg

The talk, "Recent Changes in Individual Income Tax Laws," was presented by Sham Bahgat, a partner in Bahgat & Laurito-Bahgat CPAs accounting firm in Fredonia, at a recent Speaker Points event in the School of Business.

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Business faculty pen article that advocates alternative to costly textbooks

Roger Coda

Two faculty members in the School of Business, Drs. Reneta Barneva and Lisa Walters, have co-written “Integrating Open Educational Resources into Undergraduate Business Courses,” an article that proposes an alternative to traditional business textbooks, published by Sage Journal of Instructional Technology Systems.

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McNamara pens experiential learning article in business education journal

Roger Coda

Results of a study of an innovative instructional approach to teaching organizational behavior are detailed in a paper, co-written by Management professor Dr. Susan McNamara and her daughter, Anne McNamara, a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Pittsburgh. Their article will appear in the winter issue of the online Journal of Education for Business.

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Fredonia Business faculty members co-chair NABET conference

Roger Coda

Drs. Linda Hall and Lisa Walters of the School of Business served as co-chairs of the 2018 Northeastern Association of Business, Economics and Technology Conference in State College, Pa. Several School of Business faculty presented papers.

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Research by Fredonia Business professors confirms ‘signaling hypothesis’ of stock splits

Roger Coda

The research project “Stock Splits and Cash Flows: A New Test of the Signaling Hypothesis,” initiated in 2015 by Drs. Taihyeup Yi and Julie Fitzpatrick of the School of Business, confirmed that the stock market reacts positively to announcements of stock splits, even though these splits have no net effect on a shareholder’s wealth.

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School of Business faculty member paper co-author

Lisa Eikenburg

Dr. Lei Huang is co-author of the paper, "Multi-Stakeholder Partnerships for Sustainability: Designing Decision Making Processes for Partnership Capacity," with Drs. Amelia Clarke and Adriane MacDonald being published in the forthcoming issue of the Journal of Business Ethics.

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Robinson author of new management book

Lisa Eikenburg

A new book, “The Imperfect Duties of Management,” by Dr. Richard Robinson of the School of Business, was published in early September by Palgrave-Macmillan.

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