Doctoral Grants

2017

  • "Global Leader or Foreign Traitor? The Paradoxical Effects of International Experiences on Leadership Effectiveness vs. Leadership Emergence," Jackson G. Lu
  • "Can Greater Shareholder Voting Rights Reduce the Expropriation of Minority Shareholders?" by Nan Li

2016

  • “Selling Your Longevity May Extend Your Life: Evidence from the Life Settlement Market,” by Kunal Sachdeva
  • “Tractable Dynamic Sampling Strategies for Quantile-Based Ordinal Optimization,” Dongwook Shin
  • “The Distinct Psychology of Smartphone Usage,” Shiri Melumad

2015

  • “Foreclosure Contagion, Household Rollover Risk, and the Subprime Mortgage Crisis,” Arpit Gupta. Download the paper.
  • “Disentangling Disclosure and Enforcement: The Case of Hedge Fund Regulation,” Colleen Honigsberg. Download the paper.
  • “Sourcing Strategies: Onshore and Offshore Procurement,” Lijian Lu. Download the paper.
  • “Vertical Disintegration, Industry Cyclicality, and Vulnerability of Entrepreneurial Firms without R&D Units: Evidence from the Global Semiconductor Industry 2005-2014,” Sungyong Chang. Download the paper.

2014

  • “The Impact of Trade Liberalization on Labor Markets: A Dynamic Approach of Firm Behavior,” Matthieu Bellon, Department of Economics, Columbia University
  • “Revisiting Investor Rationality in Mutual Fund Flows,” Jaehyun Cho, Columbia Business School

2013

  • “Uncover the Relation Between Exchange Rate Dynamics and Stochastic Volatility in International Stock Returns,” Ye Li
  • “Acknowledgement of Cultural Differences and Support for Social, Organizational and Education Change: Urban-Rural Comparisons in China,” Zhi Liu

2012

  • Research on welfare policies and hidden risks in an emerging economy by Prabhat Barnwal, School of International and Public Affairs
  • “Microfinance-Based Distribution System for Health Commodities: Project to Expand Access to Micronutrient Powders in Rural Haiti,” Aaron Baum, School of International and Public Affairs
  • “Political Economy of Health: Risk and Income Redistribution in China’s Social Health Insurance,” Xian Huang, political science department, Columbia University
  • Research on the effects of loan renegotiation, with evidence from credit card data by Andres Liberman.
  • “Exonerating Leaders from Unethical behaviors for the Good of the Organization: Particularism versus Universalism in East Asian and North American Cultures,” Zhi Liu
  • Research on Nairobi’s industrial sector and the role of air quality regulations by Nicole Ngo, School of International and Public Affairs

2011

  • “What Drives the Chinese Art Market? The Case of Elegant Bribery,” Jia Guo. Download the paper.
  • Research on the cultural construction of choice by Claudius Hildebrand

2010

  • “Antecedents and Effects of Dual Cultural Identities of Chinese Immigrants in Australia,” Aurelia Mok. Download the paper.
  • “The Great Trade Collapse and Trade Finance Premium,” JaeBin Ahn