Research Highlights

Abbie Shipp Honored with TCU Deans' Award for Research and Creative Activity

Shipp Abbie sqAbbie Shipp Honored with TCU Deans' Award for Research and Creative Activity Abbie Shipp, professor of management and leadership, was honored with one of TCU's highest awards at 2020 Convocation. Abbie Shipp, professor of management and leadership, was honored with one of TCU's highest awards at 2020 Convocation.

September 22,  2020

Keith Hmieleski Helps CNBC Choose Top Businesses Doing Good Through a Social or Environmental Mission

Hmieleski Keith sqThe TCU entrepreneurship professor was among 55 leading thinkers in the field of innovation and entrepreneurship from around the world tapped to identify this year’s disruptors.

September 14,  2020

Are Your Mobile Apps Hurting Your Investment Decisions? Hint: Turn Off Push Notifications

Clor Proell Shana sqAccounting Professor Shana Clor-Proell examined how short, frequent pieces of financial information, push notifications, and the fear of mission out interact to affect an individual's investment decisions.

August 25,  2020

Ryan Krause Honored with Emerging Scholar Award by the Strategic Management Society

Krause Ryan 2020 sqThe prestigious honor is awarded annually to one scholar in the world who displays exemplary scholarship that promises to have an impact on future strategic management practice.

August 04,  2020

How to Utilize Change Leadership During Times of Crisis

Shipp Abbie sqRocked by a global pandemic and uncertain economy, Management and Leadership Professor Abbie Shipp offers ways business leaders can position their businesses for future success.

July 24,  2020

Associate Dean David Allen Named Henderson Chair

Allen David sqAllen, associate dean of graduate business programs, has been named the Luther Henderson University Chair in Management and Leadership.

July 17,  2020

Risky Business: The Cost of Corporate Sociopolitical Activism

Bhagwat Yashoda sq v2Thinking of taking a stand with your business? Make sure it aligns with your stakeholders' values, says new research by Yashoda Bhagwat, assistant professor of marketing at Texas Christian University

July 14,  2020

Healthy Eating Marketing Campaigns May Be Ineffective

Trivedi Minakshi sqMarketing Professor Minakshi Trivedi studies the disconnect between the public’s desire to make healthy choices and what they actually buy at the grocery store.

June 10,  2020

Michael Sherrod Featured in The New York Times on COVID-19 and Small Business

Sherrod Michael sqHow is COVID-19 affecting small businesses? Reuters news organization brought together experts from around the world for answers from business owners.

May 26,  2020

Congress Should Stay Out of Accounting Standards, Writes Shana Clor-Proell in Accounting Today

Clor Proell Shana sqThe Financial Accounting Standards Board is a trusted, independent organization that sets all accounting standards. The CARES Act exempts companies from two of those standards.

May 19,  2020

TCU Neeley Supply Chain Experts Shine Spotlight on the Consequences of Consumer Hoarding

SC experts sqDr. Jeff Stratman and Dr. Morgan Swink were interviewed by the Fort Worth Business Press, and Dave Malenfant was featured on ABC DFW news.

May 05,  2020

Elizabeth Plummer's Insights into Stimulus Checks Featured on NBC News

Plummer Elizabeth sqTCU Neeley Accounting Professor Elizabeth Plummer talked with reporters from local NBC affiliate about the process of receiving–or not receiving–stimulus checks.

April 23,  2020

Social Psychology and Sales

Hall Zach sqZachary Hall, associate professor of marketing, researches how perception and intuition influence sales.

March 02,  2020

American Marketing Association Ranks TCU Neeley No 27 in the World for Research Productivity

rank 27TCU Neeley jumped from No. 35 to No. 27 worldwide for marketing research productivity in premier AMA journals over the past 10 years.

January 21,  2020

Yashoda Bhagwat Provides Marketing Insight for Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Bhagwat Yashoda sqIn an article about holiday gift returns in the age of online retailers, Assistant Professor of Marketing Yashoda Bhagwat said there is opportunity in returns.

January 08,  2020

Stephen Lusch's Tax Expertise Featured In Fortune

Lusch Stephen sqFor comments on a report that claims Big Tech companies used legal loopholes to avoid more than $100 billion in taxes, Fortune turned to TCU Neeley accounting expert Stephen Lusch.

December 18,  2019

Mary Uhl-Bien Is One of the Most Influential Scholars Since 1990

Uhl-Bien Mary 2018 sqIn a study on research productivity in the field of leadership, Mary Uhl-Bien, the BNSF Endowed Professor of Leadership, is ranked No. 6 in the world.

October 09,  2019

Mark Houston Named Co-Editor of JAMS and Honored with Research Award by the AMA

Houston Mark sqMarketing Professor Mark Houston had an impressive summer, taking on the role of JAMS co-editor and being honored by the AMA with the 2019 Louis W. Stern Award.

September 23,  2019

Stacy Landreth Grau Named Director of TCU Idea Factory

Grau Stacy sqTCU IdeaFactory provides the environment, frameworks and resources to advance TCU students' ideas and drive creative solutions.

September 19,  2019

Welcome the New Director for LKCM Center for Financial Studies

Dubofsky David sqDavid Dubofsky joins TCU Neeley to lead the Luther King Capital Management Center following long-time director Joe Lipscomb’s retirement.

August 30,  2019

David Allen’s Research on Predicting Employee Turnover Featured in Harvard Business Review

Allen David sqDavid Allen’s Research on Predicting Employee Turnover Featured in Harvard Business Review Forget exit interviews and employee surveys. According to research by Associate Dean David Allen, you can use data analytics to develop a turnover propensity index, then intervene to retain top talent. Forget exit interviews

August 20,  2019

Putting Value Creation for Consumers Center Stage

Priem Richard sqPutting the priority on consumers is tried, true and often forgotten, says research by
Management Professor Richard Priem.

August 11,  2019

Mauricio Rodriguez Honored by American Real Estate Society

Rodriguez Mo sqMauricio “Mo” Rodriguez, professor and chair of the Department of Finance, was honored for his contributions to the real estate discipline.

July 26,  2019

Mark Houston's Insight into the Streaming Wars Featured in Variety

Houston Mark sq“Viewers will have to hope that the decision to take old shows and put them behind a streaming paywall isn’t as profitable for media companies,” says Mark Houston, professor of marketing, in the article.

July 18,  2019

Minakshi Trivedi Named Wilson Professor of Marketing

Trivedi Minakshi sqMinakshi Trivedi, chair of the marketing department, is now the J. Vaughn and Evelyn H. Wilson Professor of Marketing.

June 24,  2019

Ryan Krause Honored with Deans Research Award

Krause Ryan sqRyan Krause, professor of strategy, was honored with the 2019 Deans’ Award for Research and Creativity.

June 13,  2019

Secrets of Success in the Entertainment Business

Houston Mark sqStar Wars. Avengers. Frozen. It is luck or is it science that make these movies, and their sequels, such megahits? A little bit of both, says Marketing Professor Mark Houston.

May 03,  2019

Tyson Browning Featured in Wall Street Journal on AI in Project Management

Browning Tyson sqWill artificial intelligence take over human project management by 2030 as predicted? Professor of Operations Management Tyson Browning tells the WSJ he isn’t so sure.

April 24,  2019

Ryan Krause Interviewed by NBC National news about PG&E Sanctions

Krause Ryan sqRyan Krause, associate professor of strategy, provided insight into California utility PG&E having to invest in fire protection before paying dividends to stockholders.

April 09,  2019

TCU Neeley Ranks No 13 in the World for Entrepreneurship Research Productivity

rank 13 sqTCU Neeley ranks No. 13 worldwide for entrepreneurship research productivity in premier journals over the past five years.

February 27,  2019

TCU Neeley Faculty Members Receive High Honors

Honored Faculty sqMark Houston, Morgan Swink, Garry Bruton and Zach Hall have been singled out with honors for their contributions to marketing, supply chain and entrepreneurship.

February 22,  2019

American Marketing Association Ranks TCU Neeley No 35 for Research Productivity

rank 35 sqTCU Neeley ranks No. 35 worldwide for research productivity in premier Marketing AMA journals over the past 10 years.

February 06,  2019

Mary Uhl-Bien Featured in Poets&Quants Top 50 Undergraduate Business Professors 2018

Uhl-Bien Mary PQ sqDr. Uhl-Bien is featured in a list that honors 50 of the most accomplished professors teaching business in the United States.

December 03,  2018

TCU Neeley Hosts Inaugural Symposium on Luxury Branding

Marketing symposium sqLeading academics and industry executives discussed consumer behaviors in the luxury market at a symposium hosted by the Department of Marketing and the Sales and Customer Insights Center.

November 16,  2018

TCU Neeley Hosts First Academic Finance Conference

Finance conference sqTen universities sent 45 professors and PhD students to TCU to share their research and insights into the field of finance.

November 13,  2018

Anne Albrecht’s Research on CFOs with Accounting Backgrounds Featured in Wall Street Journal

Albrecht Anne sqProviding above-average compensation to top executives with audit-firm experience can raise the risk of financial misstatements, according to Assistant Professor of Accounting Anne Albrecht.

November 01,  2018

Ryan Krause Featured in Wired with Insight into Snapchat’s Struggle with Founder's Syndrome

Krause Ryan sq“All founder-led firms struggle with how to exist independent of the founder’s personality. Snap is bang in the middle of that struggle,” Krause, associate professor strategy, told Wired.

October 11,  2018

Mary Uhl-Bien Featured on National NBC News About SEC’s Proposed Ban on Elon Musk

Uhl-Bien Mary 2018 sq“To me, the SEC was too harsh. This is an issue his board and shareholders should be addressing,” Uhl-Bien told NBC News.

October 08,  2018

Management Professor Garry Bruton Appointed High-End Foreign Expert in China

Bruton award sqFewer than 100 scholars and leading business practitioners around the world are appointed as High-End Foreign Experts each year in China.

September 05,  2018

Mary Uhl-Bien Featured on CNBC with Insight into CBS News CEO’s Troubles

Uhl-Bien Mary sq“The investor poll sent the wrong signal. I believe people were looking to see that it was not business as usual and that was clearly business as usual,” Uhl-Bien told news anchor Andrew Ross Sorkin.

August 08,  2018

Abbie Shipps Advice on Culture of CBS News Featured in Variety

Shipp Abbie sq“Companies hope for inclusive, supportive cultures but they generally reward results and power,” notes Abbie Shipp, associate professor of management, in the article.

August 03,  2018

Larry Lockwood Gives Advice on Near-Term Investments Featured in US News & World Report

Lockwood Larry sq

In today's efficient market, a stock price is likely to have tomorrow's news built into its price, said Larry Lockwood, the Stan Block Endowed Chair in Finance.

April 19,  2018

Mary Uhl-Bien Interviewed on CNBC about Facebook

Uhl-Bien Mary sq

Management Professor Mary Uhl-Bien was called upon by CNBC’s “Squawk Box” to provide insights on Mark Zuckerberg’s leadership in light of the Facebook data breach scandal.

April 12,  2018

TCU Management Professors Excel at Publishing Research

MEL Research sqNeed to know the latest discoveries in management, entrepreneurship and leadership? Look to TCU Neeley’s highly published professors.

February 12,  2018

Leading by Design

Grau Stacy sqStacy Landreth Grau, professor of marketing practice and the lead instructor for Design Thinking, is honored as Neeley Alumni Professor of the Year.

February 02,  2018

Mary Uhl-Bien Interviewed on CNBC about New CEO at General Electric

Uhl-Bien Mary sqManagement Professor Mary Uhl-Bien was called upon by “Squawk Box” to grade the performance of General Electric CEO John Flannery as the company attempts a massive turnaround plan.

November 14,  2017

Brad Harris Talks to Fast Company about First Impressions During Job Interviews

Harris Brad sq“The questions people ask at the beginning of interviews can lead to unconscious bias,” said Brad Harris, assistant professor of management.

November 14,  2017

Neeley Professors in Poets and Quants' Top 40 Undergraduate Business Professors 2017

Moncrief and Rhodes sqBill Moncrief and Rob Rhodes are featured in a list that honors 40 of the most accomplished professors teaching business in the U.S.

September 22,  2017

Mary Uhl-Bien Honored with Leadership Quarterly's Decennial Award

Uhl-Bien Mary sqYou could call it the research of the decade. Uhl-Bien’s work on complexity leadership has earned accolades for having a substantial impact for 10 years and counting.

September 15,  2017

Michael Hitt Honored with Distinguished Educator Award by Academy of Management

Hitt Michael sqThe award, one of the highest honors given by the academy, recognizes Hitt’s long-term, positive impact on the field.

August 23,  2017