RBW Peer-Reviewed Research

Peer-Reviewed Research

Quick, clear translations of faculty research that will change the way you think

Corporate LobbyingPeer-Reviewed Research

Textbook Case

Person holding up a red book
Is it time to treat corporations’ political activity as an academic field?
BankruptcyPeer-Reviewed Research

Intense Interest

Interest rates impact final negotiated value of bankrupt companies
Interest rates have outsized effects on final value of a bankrupt company.
CommoditiesPeer-Reviewed Research

Weather Permitting

Rain cloud in the distance over a field
Weather-sensitive commodity markets are buffeted by important information 24/7.
Subprime Mortgage Peer-Reviewed Research

Bursting The Bubble

See through bubble tent in a forest
Limited competition may have fanned the flames of the 2008 financial crisis.
Personal FinancePeer-Reviewed Research

Wheel of Fortune

Personal Finance: Seeing Life As A Cycle Makes Savings Rise In A Line
Seeing life as a cycle makes savings rise in a line.
EthicsPeer-Reviewed Research

Holding Out For A Hero

Moral champions are the best for the workplace
Businesses need to nurture leaders who know the right thing to do — and do it.
LeadershipPeer-Reviewed Research

Prima Donna

Emotional Intelligence (EQ) is crucial for leadership
Why you should manage employees as if they’re artists.
Bank RegulationsPeer-Reviewed Research

You’re Not The Boss Of Me

Strong External Governance Can Lead To Cheating
Strong external governance makes top managers more prone to cheat.
Inventory ManagementPeer-Reviewed Research

Express Lane

Turn and earn rule based on sales may not be the best choice
When product demand Is fickle but manufacturer-retailer relationships are critical.
Online Communities Peer-Reviewed Research

Risky Business

Participating in an online community can foster risky financial behavior.
Firms that sponsor online communities should develop strategies to safeguard vulnerable consumers.
CorruptionPeer-Reviewed Research

Toxic Brew

Wine glass filled with red dye and water
Governmental corruption is poisonous for foreign firms.
NegotiationsPeer-Reviewed Research

Waving A Red Flag

Matador waving a red flag at a bull
Depending on your background, it can help to get angry during negotiations