Markets and Marketing Strategy
Everyone, Everywhere, and Always: The Who, Where, and When of Visual Information Influences on Decision-MakingSep 20, 2019 Claudia Townsend, University of Miami
Claudia Townsend will draw on her research on visual processing and consumer psychology to highlight the core ways in which aesthetics can aid marketers and consumers.
The Shopping RevolutionSep 20, 2019 Barbara Kahn, University of Pennsylvania
Barbara Kahn will examine the companies that have been most successful during the recent wave of retail change, and offers fresh insights into what we can learn from their ascendance.
Invest or Harvest: Dilemma ReexaminedAug 29, 2019 Ashish Sood, UC-Riverside, Vijay Govindarajan, Dartmouth College Anup Srivastava, University of Calgary, and Birendra Mishra, UC, 2019, 19-127-08
Analysis of companies listed on U.S. stock exchanges from 1971–2014 shows that companies' strategic shift from value creation (to produce future benefits) to value appropriation (to support current operations) is associated with negative stock returns. This finding runs contrary to the idea that shareholders are obsessed with current profits at the cost of long-term value.
Fit and Authenticity in Sponsorship and other Horizontal Marketing PartnershipsAug 01, 2019
T. Bettina Cornwell, University of Oregon
In a content driven media landscape, it is not surprising that brands partner with their world to tell stories, to communicate their values, and to ride the wave of excitement. How though to find the best partner for this adventure?
Challenging the Marketing Status QuoMay 01, 2019
David Gal, University of Illinois at Chicago
Why do businesses fail to adapt as circumstances evolve? In this webinar, David Gal draws on lessons from the history of warfare, business, and science to identify the forces that serve to protect the status quo and how these forces can be overcome.
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