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Oct 04, 2017 Technology Can Touch Screens Make You Choose Unhealthy Food?

While technology has enhanced the quality of our lives, it has also influenced our choices. While we are enjoying the convenience brought by technology, have we thought about how the digital world has really changed our lives, and our food choices?

Prof. Shen Hao and Prof. Zhang Meng, Department of Marketing, CUHK Business School Photo
Sep 04, 2017 Consumer Behavior When Less Is Not More: The Effect of Empty Space on Persuasion

While empty space in advertising may convey elegance, it may not be an effective way to catch consumers’ attention.

Prof. Dai Xianchi and Prof. Robert Wyer, Department of Marketing, CUHK Business School Photo
Aug 07, 2017 Consumer Behavior Nostalgia Makes Us More Patient

Want to make customers more willing to wait for your service? Create a nostalgic experience for them, a study by CUHK Business School reveals

Prof. Robert S. Wyer, CUHK Business School; Prof. Irene Huang Xun, Nanyang Technological University Photo
Jul 04, 2017 Diversity What Does Diversity Mean to Chinese Employees?

In Western technology industry, diversity is seen as a way to promote innovation. What does diversity mean to Chinese companies and how diversified are they?

Prof. Dora Lau, Department of Management, CUHK Business School Photo
Jun 02, 2017 Human Capital Why Do Some People Switch Jobs More Frequently Than Others? The Interplay of Genetic and Environment Influences on Job Satisfaction

While some of us are happy to stay in our jobs for life, others find it hard to stick to even one. What makes us feel satisfied with our jobs? Is it the environment or it is us?

Prof. Li Wendong, Department of Management, CUHK Business School Photo
May 05, 2017 Corporate Governance The Visible Hand in China's Economy: How Political Forces Shape Cost Behavior in Chinese Firms

The study is the first to look at how political incentives motivate Chinese officials to intervene in the operation of SOEs

Prof. Wu Donghui and Prof. Gu Zhaoyang, School of Accountancy, CUHK Business School Photo
Apr 06, 2017 Finance Melting Pot or Salad Bowl: How Cultural Background Affects an Immigrant’s Property Investments?

Culture has a significant effect on our experiences and behaviors, as well as our decisions on property investments  

Prof. Maggie Hu Rong, School of Hotel and Tourism Management and Department of Finance, CUHK Business School Photo
Mar 01, 2017 Board Gender Mix The Economic Benefits of Women on IPO Firm Boards

The long-run performance effects of board members’ family connections and gender for initial public offering firms in Hong Kong

Prof. Paul B. McGuinness, Department of Finance, CUHK Business School Photo
Feb 03, 2017 Financial Market How Beauty Influences Financial Forecast Performance

In the financial industry, good looks can bring easier access to critical information and more accurate forecast performance, as a study by CUHK Business School reveals

Prof. George Yang and Prof. Cao Ying, School of Accountancy, CUHK Business School Photo
Jan 05, 2017 Economy How Trust Affects a Country’s Economic Growth through Innovation

The importance of trust in business has been widely recognized. However, how does trust influence a country’s economic growth? What is the relation between social trust and innovation development?

Prof. Zhang Wenrui , Department of Finance, CUHK Business School Photo
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