OBS Research Seminar

Research seminars in Oulu Business School are open for all researchers, both to doctoral students and post-docs as well as to visiting scholars. You are welcome to present your research ideas, plans, research project plans, manuscripts for conference papers or journal articles or parts of your thesis. Presentations of papers in all areas of business are encouraged. All faculty members are most welcome to attend the seminars.

The seminars in the disciplines of economics, accounting and finance are typically organized on Wednesdays at 12:15-14 and the seminars in the disciplines of marketing and management & international business on Thursdays at 9:00-10. All OBS research seminars are organized in TA115 at Oulu Business School.

Disciplines: economics, accounting, finance

Autumn 2019

Tue 1.10. at 12-14 (BF119-1), Associate professor Gillian Vesty (School of Accounting, RMIT University, Australia) : "Serious games, digital innovations and accounting for patient care".

 

Spring 2019

Wed 12.6. at 10:15-12 (TA115), Dr. Sanna Huikari (economics): "Austerity and mental health: An economic analysis".

Wed 17.4. at 10:15-12 (TA115), Jenni Jääskö (accounting): Client portfolio composition and audit quality: An Individual Auditor Level Analysis.

Wed 10.4. at 12:15-14 (TA115), Janne Lehto (economics), Optimal admission system under public vs. private education financing.

Thu 4.4. at 10:15-12 (PR104), Prof. Nicholas Bollen (Frank K. Houston Professor of Finance, Vanderbilt University https://business.vanderbilt.edu/bio/nicolas-bollen/)

Wed 13.3. at 10:15-12 (TA116), Van Tran (accounting): How organizational structure and superior-manager relationship influence managers' perceived procedural justice on subjective performance evaluation.  

Tue 19.2. at 12:15-14 (TA115), Bianca Beyer (accounting): Paywatch - Directors' skin in the game and executive compensation.

Autumn 2018

Wed 12.12. at 10:15-12 (TA115), Enni Ruokamo (economics): Determinants of solar power system adoption.

Thu 8.11. at 10:15-12 (TA115), Prof. Gilad Livne (accounting) from Exeter Business School: Does the Audit Committee Influence Audit Effort? Evidence from Materiality and Audit Risk Areas.

Tue 2.10. at 10:15-12 (TA101), Prof. Russell Wermers (finance): The Hedge fund industry is much larger than you think. 

Fri 28.9. at 10:15-12 (TA115), Dr. Anna Rossi (accounting): Equity issuance motives and insider trading.

 

Disciplines: marketing, management & international business

Spring 2019

Thu 13.6. at 9:00-10 (TA115), visitor Nour Alrabie from Toulouse School of Management. (More detailed information later).

Thu 23.5. at 9:00-10 (TA115), Jialei Yang (research proposal): Dynamics in collaboration for appropriating value in multi-stakeholder networks and healthcare ecosystems.

Thu 2.5. at 9:00-10 (TA115), Kaisu Jansson (research proposal): Organizational hybridity in health care: a systems theoretical perspective. 

Thu 18.4. at 9:00-10 (TA115), Yueqiang Xu: Business model opened? The value configuration of future smart energy. 

Thu 11.4. at 9:00-10 (TA115), Dr Aleksandra Hauke-Lopes (Poznan University): Conflicts, psychic distance and value creation in Polish companies' foreign business relationships in the internationalization process - research results.

Thu 4.4. at 9:00-10 (TA115), Kaisa Vaviolahti: The Social Welfare and Healthcare Reform and Strategy Discourses: Private Healthcare Service Providers’ Influence Pursuits Through Media. Research proposal.

Thu 21.3. at 9:00-10 (TA115), Jaakko Okkonen: Verkostot. Research proposal.

Thu 14.3. at 9:00-10 (TA115), Sari Sarome-Nykänen: Corporation Metamorphosis through network changing agents. The Case of: Outsourcing and Automation.

Thu 14.2. at 9:00-10 (TA115), Timo Pohjosenperä: Value co-creation in healthcare logistics.

Fri 18.1. at 9:00-10 (PR101), Prof. Marko Torkkeli: How to Publish in Academic Journals: "Experiences and suggestions".

Autumn 2018

Fri 14.12. at 10:15-11:15 (TA115) Umarlebbe Abdul Mahir, presenting doctoral research proposal: Evolution of service ecosystem: An institutional view.

Thu 13.12. at 9:00-10 (TA115), Hannu Torvinen (marketing), presenting a thesis manuscript: It takes three to tango: End-user engagement within innovative public procurement.

Thu 15.11. at 9:00-10 (TA115), Ruey Komulainen (marketing): 'Click On Me': Banner Advertisements Effectiveness in Mobile Games.

Thu 18.10. at 9:00-10 (TA115), Laura Kemppainen (marketing): Drivers for business model innovation: Personal data platform operators context.

Fri 5.10. at 9:00-10 (TA105), Bibi Akram Hatami Boroun (management & international business): Other-oriented business ethics: A flexible way for ethical decision making in uncertainty.

Viimeksi päivitetty: 3.9.2019