Customer Relationships and Experiences
Subscription Programs and Customer BehaviorSep 20, 2019 Raghuram Iyengar, University of Pennsylvania
Raghu Iyengar will discuss the causal effect of customers’ adoption of a subscription program on their subsequent purchases.
Firm’s Management of Social InteractionsSep 20, 2019 Dina Mayzlin, University of Southern California
In this session, Dina Mayzlin will present a framework for the different roles firms can use to manage social interactions.
The Impact of Device Used in Digital Paths on Deadline-Driven Purchase DecisionsAug 1, 2019 Meheli Basu and J. Jeffrey Inman, University of Pittsburgh, and Kirk Wakefield, Baylor University, 2019, 19-124-08
Based on three years of StubHub data, this study shows higher conversion rates for PC-only than for mobile-only consumer path. Device-switching spells trouble for purchase likelihood, but higher sales per transaction.
The Causal Effect of Service Satisfaction on Customer LoyaltyJul 8, 2019 Guofang Huang, Purdue University, and K. Sudhir, Yale University, 2019, 19-122-07
What is the real value of customer satisfaction and loyalty? Using an instrumental variables approach, these authors find that firms may be underestimating the gains in customer lifetime value from improving service satisfaction.
Measuring Customer Experiences: A Text-Based and Pictorial ScaleJun 10, 2019 Markus Gahler, University of Augsburg, Jan F. Klein, Tilburg University, and Michael Paul, University of Augsburg , 2019, 19-119-06
Two scales offer precise measures of CX performance across the consumer journey. Based on eight studies with nearly 3000 participants, researchers develop an 18-item text-based scale and an icon-based scale that captures six CX dimensions.
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