Arindam Bandopadhyaya has been awarded the 2013 Distinguished Faculty Award in recognition of his Distinguished Academic Leadership and Outstanding Service to the students of the College of Management at UMass Boston. This award is from the Undergraduate Student Government at the university.
Larry Lapide has earned the "Lifetime Achievement in Business Forecasting & Planning" award for his excellence and long time commitment to advancing the field by the Institute of Business Forecasting & Planning.
Pratyush Bharati's article, "“Technology Assimilation Across the Value Chain: An Empirical Study of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises,” has been published in the Information Resources Management Journal.
Guang-Xin Xie’s paper (with David Boush and Raymond Liu) entitled “Tactical deception in covert selling: A persuasion knowledge perspective” has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Marketing Communications.
Eric Hayden has been invited to serve on the Financial Literacy Advisory Committee. The committee has been tasked to initiate, implement, and then monitor a competitive pilot program for 10 high schools in Massachusetts. The end-goal will be to equip high school students in Massachusetts with knowledge and skills to enable them to make critical decisions regarding their own personal finances.
Werner Kunz has been invited to serve on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Service Management.
Jeffrey Keisler started a two year term as President of the Decision Analysis Society. The Decision Analysis Society has over 1000 members and is part of the Institute for Operations Research and Management Science.
Atreya Chakraborty has been invited to serve on the Editorial Board of the Global Finance Journal.
Mine Ertugul’s sole-authored paper entitled “Employee-Friendly Acquirers and Acquisition Performance” has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Financial Research.
Surjit Tinaikar’s sole-authored paper entitled “Voluntary Disclosure and Ownership Structure: An Analysis of Dual Class Firms” has been accepted for publication at the Journal of Management and Governance.
Pacey Foster is founding co-editor of the Data Exchange Network (DEN), a new section at the journal Connections which is published by the International Network of Social Network Analysts (INSNA).
Guang-Xin Xie’s paper (with Ann Kronrod) entitled “Is the devil in details? The signaling effect of numerical precision in environmental advertising claims” has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Advertising.
Guang-Xin Xie has been invited to serve on the Editorial Board of the Marketing Management Journal.