Fall 2016 Seminar Series

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

10:30 - 12:00 noon LSK4047, 4/F
Lee Shau Kee Business Building
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
Clear Water Bay, Kowloon



Sep 8, 2016 (Thu)

Prof Gita V. Johar
Meyer Feldberg Professor of Business, Columbia University
Senior Visiting Fellow of HKUST Jockey Club Institute for Advanced Study

The Bounded Self: Effects of Product-Ownership Induced Identity Activation on Product (Un)Related Task Performance

Sep 9, 2016 (Fri)

Mr Andrey Simonov

Booth School of Business

University of Chicago

Demand for (Un)Biased News: The Role of Government Control in Online News Markets

Sep 23, 2016 (Fri)

Mr Navid Mojir

Yale School of Management

Yale University

A Structural Model of Organizational Buying: Innovation Adoption Under Share of Wallet Price Contracts
Sep 30, 2016 (Fri)


CYT G002

(Cheng Yu Tung Building)

Dr Liat Levontin 

The William Davidson Faculty of Industrial Engineering and Management
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology

Some Surprising Drivers of Consumer’s Prosocial Behavior

Oct 21, 2016 (Fri)

Oct 24, 2016 (Mon)

Venue: LSK6045

Mr Tomomichi Amano

Stanford Graduate School of Business

Stanford University

Ratcheting, Competition, and the Diffusion of Technological Change: The Case of Televisions under an Energy Efficiency Program
Oct 24, 2016 (Mon)


Prof Kyoungwon Seo

Business School

Seoul National University

Where Should We Build a Mall? A Bayesian Structural Estimation of Entry and Sales
Nov 2, 2016

Ms Jia Liu

Graduate School of Business

Columbia University

A Semantic Approach for Estimating Consumer Content Preferences from Online Search Queries
Nov 4, 2016 (Fri)

Mr Mushegh Harutyunyan

Department of Economics

Washington University in St. Louis

Why Keep Your Product Value Secret from Competitor’s Customers?
Nov 11, 2016 (Fri)

Mr Zemin (Zachary) Zhong

Haas School of Business

University of California at Berkeley

Targeted Search and Platform Design
Dec 2, 2016 (Fri)

Prof Yann Cornil

Assistant Professor Marketing and Behavioral Science Division

Sauder School of Business

University of British Columbia

The Impact of Sensory Imagery and Sensory Menus on Food Portion Choice, Savoring, and Eating Enjoyment:
Evidence from Lab Experiments and from a Restaurant Study

Dec 7, 2016




Mr Yimin Cheng

Department of Marketing


PhD Thesis Presentation: 
Three Essays on the Protestant Work Ethic in Marketing