Academic Seminars


As part of our effort to foster this exchange of ideas, academic departments across the business school host seminars throughout the year, bringing colleagues together to discuss research across a variety of disciplines.
Meeting Information
Seminars are held on Fridays from 9:15 am to 10:30 am unless otherwise indicated. The Miami Accounting Webinars are held on Fridays from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. Please contact Prof. Daniele Macciocchi ( for additional information. All Faculty are welcome to join.
August 27th, 2021 from 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Speaker: Prof. Jared Jennings, Washington University St. Louis
Paper: Redundant Disclosure
Location: Zoom
September 3rd, 2021 from 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Speaker: Prof. Andrea Pawliczek, University of Missouri
Paper: Signing blank checks: The roles of reputation and disclosure in the face of limited information
Location: Zoom
September 10th, 2021 from 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Speaker: Prof. Jake Thomas, Yale University
Paper: Meet, Beat, and Pollute
Location: Zoom
September 17th, 2021 from 9:15 am - 10:30 am
Speaker: Prof. Nan Li, University of Minnesota
Paper: Everlasting Fraud
Location: Zoom
September 24th, 2021 from 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Miami Accounting Webinar Series: Round Table on Financial Reporting and Auditing Quality of Chinese Companies 
Speakers: Mingyi Hung (HKUST), Len Jui (KMPG AsPac and IAASB Deputy Chair), and Bin Ke (National University of Singapore)
Moderators: Miguel Minutti-Meza (University of Miami), and Yini Wang (University of Miami)
Online Registration:
October 8th, 2021 from 11:15 am - 12:30 pm
Speaker: Prof. Forester Wong, University of Southern California
Paper: Lost in Translation: Language Barriers to Global Investment
Location: Zoom
November 5th, 2021 from 10:30 am - 11:45 am
Speaker: Prof. Jason Xiao, University of Rochester
Paper: TDB
Location: Zoom
November 12th, 2021 from 10:30 am - 11:45 am
Speaker: Prof. Ulf Bruggmann, Humboldt University of Berlin
Paper: TDB
Location: Zoom
November 19th, 2021 from 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Miami Accounting Webinar Series: Round Table on Accounting for Climate Change
Speakers: Robert Kaplan (Harvard University) and Karthik Ramanna (University of Oxford)
Online Registration (Zoom): coming soon
December 10th, 2021 from 10:30 am - 11:45 am
Speaker: Prof. April Klein, New York University
Paper: TDB
Location: Zoom
December 15th, 2021 from 10:30 am - 11:45 am
Speaker: Prof. Maclean Gaulin, University of Utah
Paper: TDB
Location: Zoom
December 17th, 2021 from 10:30 am - 11:45 am
Speaker: Prof. Marshall Vance, Virginia Tech University
Paper: TDB
Location: Zoom
Fall 2021 Seminars
December 3rd
Speaker:  Prof. Aleksi Aaltonen, Fox School of Business, Temple University
Location: Online
Topic: TBA
October 29th, 12 - 1pm
Speaker:  Prof. John D'Arcy, University of Delaware
Location: In Person and Zoom
Topic: Biding Their Time: The Influences of Executive Compensation and Board Cybersecurity Intensity on Firms’ Data Breach Notification Delays
October 22nd
Speaker:  Professor Molly Wasko, Professor and Associate Dean, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Location: Online
Topic: Digital Transformation in Times of Crisis: Examining the intersection of digital transformation and crisis on value creating activities in organizations
October 15th
Speaker: Dr. Andrei Hagiu, Associate Professor of Information Systems, Boston University
Location: In Person and Zoom
Topic: Data-enabled learning, network effects and competitive advantage
Spring 2021 Seminars
May 14th, 12 – 1pm
Speaker: Prof. Ravi Bapna, University of Minnesota
Paper: Social Learning in Prosumption: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment
Location: Online
May 7th, 12 – 1pm
Speaker: Dr. Beibei Li, Carnegie Mellon University
Paper: Trading Privacy for the Greater Social Good: How Did America React During COVID-19?
Location: Online
April 23rd, 12 – 1:30pm
Speaker: Prof. Subodha Kumar, Temple University
Paper: Sustainability of Healthcare Information Exchanges and Their Impact on Healthcare Quality and Efficiency
Location: Online
April 16th, 12 – 1pm
Speaker: Prof. Elena Karahanna, University of Georgia
Paper: Algorithmic Processes of Social Alertness and Social Transmission:  How Bots Disseminate Information on Twitter
Location: Online
February 26th, 11am – 12pm
Speaker: Prof. Youngjin Yoo, Case Western Reserve University
Paper: From Lock-in to Transformation: A Morphogenetic Theory of Emerging Technology and Organizing
Location: Online
February 23rd, 12 – 1pm
Speaker: Prof. Carlos Bustamente, Stanford University
Paper: The Innovation Economy and the Future of Biotech and Healthcare
Location: Online
February 19th, 12 – 1pm
Speaker: Prof. Ram D. Gopal, Warwick Business School
Paper: Website Third-Parties: Privacy, Economics, and Policy
Location: Online
February 18th, 12 – 1pm
Speaker: Prof. Robert Gregory, University of Virginia
Paper: Resolving the Data Paradox during Discovery-Driven Digital Transformation: The Case of TechCo
Location: Online
January 29th, 12 – 1pm
Speaker: Prof. Jeffrey Hu, Georgia Tech
Paper: Evaluating the Effectiveness of Marketing Campaigns for Malls Using a Novel Interpretable Machine Learning Model
Location: Online
January 22nd, 12 – 1pm

Speaker: Prof. Likoebe Maruping, Georgia State University
Paper: Open Source Collaboration in New Ventures
Location: Online

Meeting Information
Economics seminars are held in room AGB 432 on Fridays, between 3:30 p.m. and 5:00 p.m., unless indicated otherwise. Please contact Alex Horenstein at if you have any questions.
Upcoming Events: TBA
Meeting Information
Finance seminars take place from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. unless otherwise indicated. Please check back regularly for additions/changes to the schedule.
Upcoming Events: TBA
Meeting Information
Management Science seminars are held from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in Stubblefield 508 unless otherwise noted.
Upcoming Events: TBA
Meeting Information
Marketing seminars are held at the school of business complex as well as at the university's Robert and Judi Prokop Newman Alumni Center. Please check the dates, times, and locations below for information about each seminar.
January 25 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Location: Online
Dr. Simona Botti, London Business School
May 7 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Location: Online
Dr. Prasad Naik, University of California