Spring 2012 Seminar Series

Unless otherwise noted, all seminars wil be held at following details:

10:30 - 12:00 noon LSK4379, 4/F (via Lifts 17-18)
Lee Shau Kee Business Building
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
Clear Water Bay, Kowloon


Feb 6, 2012
(Venue: LTK)
Prof Ram Rao
Founders Professor and Professor of Marketing School of Management
The University of Texas at Dallas
Studies in Retail Competition
Feb 24, 2012 (Fri) Prof Tony Cui
Assistant Professor of Marketing
University of Minnesota
Fairness Ideals in Distribution Channels

Mar 5, 2012


1:30 - 3pm

Prof Daphna Oyserman 
Professor of Psychology
University of Michigan
Culture as Situated Cognition: Cultural Mindsets, Cultural Fluency, And Meaning Making
Mar 9, 2012
Prof Norbert SchwarzUniversity of Michigan Metaphors and Embodiment in Judgment and Decision Making
Mar 14, 2012
Prof Ryan Hamilton
Assistant Professor of Marketing
Goizueta Business School 
Emory University
When Budgeting Backfires: How Self-Imposed Price Restraints Can Increase Spending
Mar 23, 2012 (Fri) Prof Mark Forehand
Associate Professor of Marketing
Pigott Family Professor in Business Administration
University of Washington
Self-Verification through Brand Pursuit: The Effect of Threatening Self-Brand Association
Mar 30, 2012 (Fri)
Prof Xinlei Chen
Associate Professor
Finning Junior Professorship in Marketing
Sauder School of Business 
University of British Columbia
Apr 20, 2012

Prof Juliet Zhu
Associate Professor
Canada Research Chair in Consumer Behavior,
Alumni Professorship in Marketing
Sauder School of Business
University of British Columbia
Environmental Disorder Leads to Self-Regulatory Failure
Apr 27, 2012 (Fri) (Venue: Rm 2404, Lifts 17-18) Prof Adam Galinsky
Morris and Alice Kaplan Professor of Ethics and Decision in Management 
Kellogg School of Mgmt
Northwestern University
The Psychology of Hierarchy
May 14, 2012 (Mon) Prof Kenneth Wilbur
Assistant Professor
The Fuqua School of Business 
Duke University
There's No 'I' in 'Team': Estimating NBA Players' Offensive Production
May 15, 2012 (Tue)
Time: 9:30am
Rm 3399 (via Lifts 17-18)
Mr Dengfeng Yan
Department of Marketing
PhD Thesis Presentation:
Psychological Distance and Construal Level: New Insights and Implications
Jun 19, 2012
Rm 3399 (via Lifts 17-18)
Prof Suresh Ramanathan 
Professor of Marketing
Mays Business School
Texas A&M University
Sticky Desires or Tricky Self-Control? Dynamics of Attentional and Affective Processes in Response to Temptation