College of Business Faculty & Research

GSU College of Business faculty are leaders in their fields, sharing their expertise in the classroom and with national and local media outlets, serving their professional communities, and publishing research in some of the top journals in their disciplines including The Accounting Review, Academy of Management Review, Management Science, Journal of Finance, Production and Operations Management, and Harvard Business Review.

2023 COB Faculty Awards

  • Dr. Katherine Carl - COB Outstanding Performance Award
  • Dr. Tingting (Tina) He - Teaching Award
  • Dr. Chevonne Alston - Research Award
  • Dr. Katherine Carl - Service Award

2022 COB Faculty Awards

  • Dr. Hyunkyu (Sean) Jang - COB Outstanding Performance Award
  • Mr. Michael Trendell - Teaching Award
  • Dr. Sebastien Mary - Research Award
  • Dr. Tricia Kerns - Service Award

Dr. Jun Zhao Business Faculty Recognition Fund


The Dr. Jun Zhao COB Faculty Recognition Fund will provide funds to support faculty recognition in the College of Business. Funds will be used to provide annual COB faculty awards (Research, Teaching, Service, and Outstanding Performance Awards, as well as Outstanding Adjunct Faculty Award) each year.

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Faculty Research Publications




Mengova, E. (2024). What Drives Renewable Energy Consumption in Asia. Journal of Strategic Innovation and Sustainability, 19(1).

Kochan M. & Kochan, C.G.(2024). Impact of US Trade with China on Shareholders’ Wealth: Insights from Shipment Data in the COVID-19 Era. Economies, 12(3):67-80.


Beham, B.; Ollier-Malaterre, A.; Allen, T.D.; Baierl, A.; Alexandrova, M.; Artiawati; Beauregard, T.A.; Carvalho, V.S.; Chambel, M.J.; Cho, E.; Coden da Silva, B.; Dawkins, S.; Escribano, P.I.; Gudeta, K. H.; Huang, T.; Jaga, A.; Kost, D.; Kurowska, A.; Emmanuelle, L.; Lewis, S.; Lu, C.; Martin, A.; Morandin, G.; Noboa, F.; Offer, S.; Ohu, E.; Pascale, P.; Rajadhyaksha, U.; Russo, M.; Sohn, Y.W.; Straub, C.; Tammelin, M.; Triki, L. van Engen, M.; L. Waismel-Manor, R. Boundary (2023). Management Preferences from a Gender and Cross-Cultural Perspective, Journal of Vocational Behavior, 148, 103943.

Beham, B.; Ollier-Malaterre, A.; Allen, T.D.; Baierl, A.; Alexandrova, M.; Artiawati; Beauregard, T.A.; Carvalho, V.S.; Chambel, M.J.; Cho, E.; Coden da Silva, B.; Dawkins, S.; Escribano, P.I.; Gudeta, K. H.; Huang, T.; Jaga, A.; Kost, D.; Kurowska, A.; Emmanuelle, L.; Lewis, S.; Lu, C.; Martin, A.; Morandin, G.; Noboa, F.; Offer, S.; Ohu, E.; Pascale, P.; Rajadhyaksha, U.; Russo, M.; Sohn, Y.W.; Straub, C.; Tammelin, M.; Triki, L. van Engen, M.; L. Waismel-Manor, R. (2023). Humane orientation, work–family conflict, and positive spillover across cultures. Journal of Applied Psychology, 108(10), 1573–1597.

Alston, C., Flint, L., and Manley, S. (2023). A Content Analysis of the Portrayal of Under-Represented Minorities in Introductory Accounting Textbooks. Issues in Accounting Education. (Forthcoming,

Alston, C., Rakasuwan, L. & Lewis, A. (2023). What Can the Profession Do? Looking closely at each piece of the puzzle. CPA Journal.

Alston, C. (2023). Accounting beyond numbers: information systems and technology embedded in the new CPA exam. Issues in Information Systems, 24(3), 15-23. doi:

Alston, C., & Wu, D. (2023). Future accountants need top-notch ethics education. Strategic Finance.

Dong, L., Ren, H., He, T. (2023). The JGM BitBlog: A Dynamic Multi-Stage Model - How Conflicts between Expatriates and HCNs Emerge and Evolve. The JGM BitBlog 10(4), 515-529.

Mary, S., Craven, K., Stoler, A., & Shafiq, S. (2023). Revisiting the Impact of Dams on Malaria and Agriculture. Economies, 11(7), 173.

McKenna, B. J. (2023). Quashing an IRS Summons: Supreme Court Addresses the Notice Requirements. Tax Notes, 179(4), 569-574.

Mengova, E., Green, D. (2023). The Role of Innovation and Technology in Renewable Energy. The International Journal of Environmental Sustainability, 19(2), 17-41.



Andrews, A., Ijose, O.(2022). The Lewis Growth Rule for Developing Economies. The Journal of Developing Areas. 56.(2), 253-273. doi:10.1353/jda.2022.0027.

Cha, W., Rew, D., Jung, J. (2022). Corporate philanthropy and firm performance: the role of corporate strategies. Society and Business Review.

Chiaburu, D., Oh, I, Stoverink, A., Park, Hye, Bradley, C., and Barros-Rivera, B. (2022), Happy to help, happy to change? A meta-analysis of major predictors of affiliative and change-oriented organizational citizenship behaviors, Journal of Vocational Behavior, Volume 132.

Garcia, R. (2022).A Thematic Analysis of Provider Comparisons of Telemedicine Satisfaction Measures(2022nd ed., pp. 3902 - 3911). Honolulu Hawaii: University of Hawaii at Manoa, Association for Information Systems IEEE Computer Society Press.

Jang, H. (2022). Judging an Airbnb booking by its cover: how profile photos affect guest ratings. Journal of Consumer Marketing.

Jang, H. (2022). Perspective-taking of a similarly-situated single victim increases donations for multiple victims. Journal of Philanthropy and Marketing.

Mary, S. (2022). Dams mitigate the effect of rainfall shocks on Hindus-Muslims riots. World Development.

Mengova, E., Green, D. (in press). The Role of Innovation and Technology in Renewable Energy. The International Journal of Environmental Sustainability.

Roy, S., Brown, S. (2022). Higher Education in India in the Time of Pandemic, Sans a Learning Management System. AERA Open, 8(1), 1-15.

Shinde, U., Shinde, J. (2022). Enabling resilience and satisfaction during a crisis: The case of a spiritual non-profit. Journal of International Business and Cultural Studies, 13.

Shinde, U., Shinde, J. (2022). Resilience during a pandemic: Using spirituality to manage employee stress. Journal of Behavioral Studies in Business, 13.

Slakey, D. P., Sargut, G., Glowacki, N. E., Katoozian, P. Y., Baylis, W. J., Anderson, E. J. (2022). Using Process Flow Disruption Analysis to Guide Quality Improvement. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 234(4), 557-564.

Uresti, C., Carl, K. (2022). Educational attainment, race, and employability post COVID-19: Insights from data visualization. Issues in Information Systems, 23(4), 56-61.

Williams, M., Kochan, M., Green, D. (2022). The Impact of Chinese Capital Outflows on Bitcoin vs. Yuan Relationships: A Multi-­Period Analysis. Journal of Finance Issues, 20(2), 53-69.



Carl, K. (2021). Teachers' Sense of Efficacy and Technology Acceptance during the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Comparison of Instructional Modalities. Issues in Information Systems, 22(4), 59-68.

Carl, K., Keith, M. J., Babb, J., Spruill, A. N. (2021). Inside the Antichamber: How Purposeful Game Design Reveals and Refines Player Archetypes. Issues in Information Systems, 22(2), 1-20.

Cha, W., Rew, D. (2021). Cannot give you because of living on the top of a castle: CEOs, corporate philanthropy and firm age. Society and Business Review, ahead-of-print

Cooper, J., Yoder, M., Watson, S. (2021). Computers Simulations & Gaming Volume – Academy of Management. Edward Eglar Publishing.

He, T. (2021). Comparing Money and Time Donation: What Do Experiments Tell Us? Marketing of Scientific and Research Organizations, 41(3), 65-94.

He, T. (2021). Preliminary Research of Information Overload from Information Search and Information Follow. Marketing of Scientific and Research Organizations, 37(4).

Jang, H. (2021). Answering for yourself versus others: Direct versus indirect estimates of charitable donations. Psychology & Marketing, 38(3), 397-415.

Jang, H. (2021). The effect of children’s facial expressions in eliciting benevolent behavior for child sponsorships versus one-time donations. Journal of Social Marketing, 11(4), 342–356.

Jang, H. (2021). The effect of color in Airbnb listings on guest ratings. Advances in Hospitality and Tourism Research, 9(2), 467–483.

Mary, S., Stoler, A. (2021). Does agricultural trade liberalization increase obesity in developing countries? Review of Development Economics.

Mary, S. (2021). A replication note on humanitarian aid and violence. Empirical Economics.

Simon, J. T. (2021).A note on the “Sum of squares of deviations”(vol. 43, pp. 44).

Yamani, E. (2021). Can technical trading beat the foreign exchange market in times of crisis? Global Finance Journal, 48, 1-17.



He, T. (2020). Information Overload and Interaction Overload as Two Separate Attributes of Information Overload Syndrome. Journal of Enterprising Culture, 28(3).

Mary, S., Shaw, K., Colen, L., y Paloma, S. G. (2020). Does agricultural aid reduce child stunting? World Development, 130, 104951.

Mary, S., Mishra, A. K. (2020). Humanitarian food aid and civil conflict. World Development, 126, 104713.

Mary, S., Shaw, K. (2020). The Superior Role of Agricultural Growth in Reducing Child Stunting: An Instrumental Variables Approach. The Role of Smallholder Farms in Food and Nutrition Security(pp. 231--246). Springer, Cham.

McKenna, B. J. (2020). ROUND THREE: THE SUPREME COURT TAKES UP THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT. Midwest Law Journal, XXX(2020, No.1), 40-48.

McKenna, B. J. (2020). The "Kiddie"Tax: Can you Secure a Refund? Tax Notes, 167(3), 439-443.

Mengova, E. (2020). What Determines Investment in Renewable Energy? Journal of Strategic Innovation and Sustainability, 15(6), 22-38.

Rajadhyaksha, U. (2020). Does it matter where you live? Examining the impact of gender, gender egalitariansim and city context on the work-family interface. South Asian Journal of Business Studies.

Rajadhyaksha, U., Korabik, K. K., Lero, D. S., Zugec, L., Hammer, L. S., Beham, B. (2020). The Work-Family Interface Around the World: Implications and Recommendations for Policy and Practice. Organizational Dynamics, 49, 1-11.

Rajadhyaksha, U. (2020). Work-family interface and crossover effects: Exploring for the effects of gender. The Cambridge Handbook of the International Psychology of Women(pp. 329-341). Cambridge University Press.

Rew, D., ha, W. (2020). The effects of resilience and familiarity on the relationship between CSR and consumer attitudes. Social Responsibility Journal, ahead-of-print(ahead-of-print).

Roy, S. (2020). An Effective Exercise for Teaching Statistical Process Control: Quality Control in Toothpick Manufacturing. Operations Management Education Review, 14.

Roy, S. (2020). COVID-19 Induced Transition from Classroom to Online Mid-semester: Case Study on Faculty and Students' Preferences and Opinions. Higher Learning Research Communications, 11.

Roy, S. (in press). Reshaping Indian Higher Education post COVID-19: a Case for Blended Learning and Widespread Adoption of Learning Management Systems. Comparative Advantage in the Knowledge Economy: a National and Organizational Resource. Emerald Publishing.

Wagner, S. H. (2020). Attitude Theory and Job Attitudes: On the Value of Intersections between Basic and Applied Psychology. Essentials of Job Attitudes and Other Workplace Psychological Constructs(pp. 13-42). Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge.

Williams, M. R., Cekin, S., Green, D. (2020). Bitcoin and the Cross-Market Effects of the Mt. Gox Meltdown. Issues in Information Systems, 21(3), 245-252.



Keane, A. (2019). From Bellas Hess to Wayfair: An Analysis of Supreme Court Jurisprudence on the Physical Presence Rule. North American Accounting Studies Journal, 1(1), 17-36.

Keane, A. (2019). The Cost of Doing (Marijuana) Business: An analysis of three federal tax cases on the disallowance of deductions and credits under Section 280E. Midwest Law Journal.

Cha, W. (2019). Comeback workout: QM practices and the health and fitness industry. International Journal of Quality and Service Sciences.

Shinde, U. (2019). To Be or Not to Be: A Multi-Dimensional Spirituality in the Workplace. Journal of Human Values, 24(3), 1-23.

Rajadhyaksha, U. (2019). The Work-Family Interface Around the World: Implications and Recommendations for Policy and Practice, Organizational Dynamics.

Mengova, E. (2019). What Determines Energy Production from Renewable Sources?. Journal of Strategic Innovation and Sustainability,14(4).



Keane, A. (2018). Immediate Expensing: How TCJA Made Depreciation Unnecessary for the Next Five Years. Journal of Taxation, 129(6), 21-27.

Wang, TJ. (2018). Big Data: Small Steps with Excel. Accounting Instructors' Report, 1-14.

Karakaplan, M. U.,Kutlu, L. (2018). Estimating market power using a composed error model. Scottish Journal of Political Economy.

Sudipta, R. (2018). A tale of two pricing missteps: an application of elasticity. Journal of Business Cases and Applications, 21.

Sudipta, R. (2018). Inferential statistics made fun: stories that boxes of '100 paper clips' can tell. Teaching Statistics

Sudipta, R. (2018). Process control gone awry? the curious case of Centrella(R) toothpicks. Journal of Business Cases and Applications, 23.

Mohanty, P. (2018). Mitigating the adverse effects of response deadline on recognition memory: Differential effects of semantic memory support on item and associative memory. Journal of Memory and Language, 102, 182-194.

Cha, W. (2018). CEO characteristics and corporate philanthropy in times of organizational crisis. Journal of General Management, 44(1), 44-55.

Cha, W. (2018). Service productivity vs service quality: a zero-sum game? International Journal of Quality & Reliability Management, 35(9), 1835-1852. .

Cha, W. (2018). The effect of CEO civic engagement on corporate social and environmental performance. Social Responsibility Journal. .

Shinde, U. (2018). Social Responsibility and the CPA Firm: A Case for Aristotle. AABRI Journal of Academic and Business Ethics, 11.

Wagner, S. (2018). The Facet Satisfaction Scale: an Effective Affective Measure of Job Satisfaction Facets. Journal of Business and Psychology



Mengova, E. (2017). A Natural Resource "Curse" in Eastern Europe? The Journal of International Business Research and Practice, 11,1-14.

Wagner, S.,Bowling, N., & Beehr, T. (2017). The Facet Satisfaction Scale: an Effective Affective Measure of Job Satisfaction Facets. Journal of Business and Psychology.

Wagner, S. (2017). Exploring the structure of job satisfaction and its impact on the satisfaction-performance relationship. Journal of Organizational Psychology, 17 (4), 90-101.

Ermasova, N.,Wagner, S.,& Nguyen, L. (2017). The impact of education, diversity, professional development and age on personal business ethics of business students in Russia. Journal of Management Development, 5 (3), 410-426.

Wagner, S.(2017). Perceptions of support for diversity and turnover intentions of managers with solo-minority status. Journal of Organizational Psychology, 17 (5), 28-36.

Choi, H., Chun, S., &Chung, D. (in press, 2017). AN EXPLANATORY STUDY ON THE BUSINESS ANALYTICS PROGRAM IN THE U.S. UNIVERSITIES. Issues in Information Systems.

Chung, D. & Chun, S. (in press, 2017). SOCIAL MEDIA USE IN HEALTH CARE: WILL IT BE EMBRACED BY MILLENIALS? Issues in Information Systems.

Ijose, O. & Valencia, J. (in press, 2017). Is there a relationship between corruption and job creation in resource rich oil and gas developing countries? AABRI Research in Business and Economics Journal.

Ermasova, N. & Ijose, O. (in press, 2017). Regional Patent Activity in Russia: Does Level of Risks Make a Difference? Competitiveness Review.

Ji, S., Martin, S., & Yao, C. (in press, 2017). Macroeconomic Risk and Seasonality in Momentum Profits. Journal of Financial Markets.

Chan, E. K., Sturman, M., Park, S., & Vanderpool, C.(2017). Not merely a matter of drawing arrows: The empirical consequences of measurement model specification and recommendations for practice. Cornell Hospitality Quarterly, 58 (3), 272-292.

Keane, A. E. & McKenna, B. J.(2017). Seventh Circuit Limits Taxpayer Remedies for IRS Errors. Tax Notes, 154 (10), 1267-1271

McKenna, B. & Keane, A. (2017). Affiliated Organizations Seek Relief on ERISA Church Plan Exemption. Taxation of Exempts, 28 (6), 3-11.

Shinde, J., Shinde, U., Hill, A., & Abdiev, J. (2017). Kant Vs Aristotle: Evaluating Consumer Responses To A Product Recall. Journal of Accounting and Finance.

Tayo, M.(2017). Multidimensional Poverty Analysis for Nigeria. Journal of Sustainable Development in Africa, 19 (2), 67-90



Shelton, S., Trendell, M., & Whittington, R. (2016) Williams Community Hospital: An Internal Auditing Case. Issues in Accounting Education: August 2016, Vol. 31, No. 3, pp. 337-345. (View abstract online).

Mohanty, P., & Ratneshwar, S. (2016).Visual Metaphors in Ads: The Inverted-U Effects of Incongruity on Processing Pleasure and Ad Effectiveness. Journal of Promotion Management, Vol. 22(3), 443-460. (View abstract online).

Gao, X., & Jia, Y. (2016). Internal Control over Financial Reporting and the Safeguarding of Corporate Resources: Evidence from the Value of Cash Holdings. Contemporary Accounting Research. Vol. 33(2), 783-814. (Abstract available online).

Ji, X. (2016). Momentum: Further Evidence from Australia. Vol. 18, 234-236. (View abstract online).

Chang, C., Zhang, J. (2016). The Effects of Channel Experiences and Direct Marketing on Customer Retention in Multichannel Settings. Journal of Interactive Marketing, Vol. 36, 77-90.

Simon, J. (2016). Puzzle - Verbal Arithmetic and Mastermind. Informs Transactions on Education. Vol. 17(1), 39-41. (View abstract online).

McKenna, B., & McKenna, N. (2016). Mandatory Union Dues: A Constitutional Challenge in the Public Sector. Labor Law Journal, Vol. 67(1), 277-284.

Mohanty, P., Naveh-Benjamin, M., & Ratneshwar, Srinivasan. (2016). Beneficial effects of semantic memory support on older adults’ episodic memory: Differential patterns of support of item and associative information. Psychology and Aging, Vol 31(1), 25-36. (Abstract available online).

Lartey, E., & Mengova, E. (2016).Does Institutional Quality in Developing Countries Affect Remittances? The Journal of Developing Areas, Vol. 50(1), 59-76. (Abstract available online).

Zhao, J., Ferran, C.(2016). Business school accreditation in the changing global marketplace: A comparative study of the agencies and their competitive strategies, Vol. 9 (1), 52 - 69. (Abstract available online).



Gao, X., & Jia, Y. (In-Press). The Role of Internal Control in the Equity Issue Market: Evidence from Seasoned Equity Offerings. Journal of Accounting & Finance. (In Press) Abstract available online.

Shelton, S.W., Trendell, M., & Whittington, R. (In-Press). Williams Community Hospital: An Internal Auditing Case. Issues in Accounting Education. Abstract available online.

Mohanty, P., & Ratneshwar, S. (2015).Did You Get it? Factors Influencing Subjective Comprehension of Visual Metaphors in Advertising. Journal of Advertising, Vol. 44 (3), 232-242. Abstract available online.

Khalifa, S., Mengova, E. (2015).Trading Tasks and Skill Premia. Journal of Finance

Andrews, A. (2015). Exports, Imports, and Economics Growth in Liberia: Evidence from Causality and Cointegration Analysis. Journal of Management Policy and Practice, Vol. 16 (3), 95-109. View article.

Park, S., Sturman, M. C., Vanderpool, C., & Chan, E. (2015). Only Time Will Tell: The Changing Relationships Between LMX, Job Performance, and Justice. Journal of Applied Psychology, Vol. 100 (3), 660-680. View the abstract.

Brinkhoff, A.,Ozer, O., & Sargut, G. (2015).All You Need Is Trust? An Examination of Inter-organizational Supply Chain Projects. Production and Operations Management, 24(2), 181-200.

McKenna, B. & McKenna, N., (2015). Do PPACA Credits and Mandates Apply in States With Federal Exchanges? The Tax Adviser, Vol.46(2), 108-114.



Salim, R., & Ferran, C. (2014). Accounting Server: Automatically Generating Accounting Transactions from Business Modules. Journal of Applied Finance Research, 2014(2), 20-27.

Park, H.I., Jacob, A.C., Wagner, S.H., Baiden, M. (2014). Job Control and Burnout: A Meta-Analytic Test of the Conservation of Resources Model. Applied Psychology: An International Review,63(4),608-642.

Mengova, E. (2014). Quality of Institutions and Outsourcing. International Economics Journal,28(4), 639-659.

Ding, D. K., Tse, Y., & Williams, M. R. (2014). The Price Discovery Puzzle in Offshore Yuan Trading: Different Contributions for Different Contracts. Journal of Applied Finance Research.

Billings, B.A., Gao, X., & Jia, Y. (2014). CEO and CFO Equity Incentives and the Pricing of Audit Services. Auditing: A Journal of Practice and Theory.33(2), 1-25.

Saatcioglu, A. & Sargut, G. (2014). Sociology of School Boards: A Social Capital Perspective. Sociological Inquiry,84(1), 42–74.

Bhanot, K., Burns, N., Hunter, D., & Williams, M. R. (2014). News Spillovers from the Greek Debt Crisis: Impact on the Eurozone Financial Sector. Journal of Banking & Finance, 38(1), 51-63.

Liu, L., Williams, M. R., & Yin, J. (2014). Follow the Leader: Earnings Management Herding. Global Business and Finance Review, 19 (1), 28-44.



Jia, Y . (2013) Valuation Consequences of Clawback Provisions. The Accounting Review, 88(1), 171-198.

Ahuja, M. & Sinclair, R. F. (2013). The Influence of Outsourcing Models on Vendor Knowledge Integration. Journal of Information Technology Theory & Application, 13 (4).

Wagner, S. (2013). Leadership and responses to organizational crisis. Industrial and Organizational Psychology.

Iskandar-Datta, M. & Jia, Y.(2013).Investor protection and corporate cash holdings.

Tse, Y. & Williams, M. R. (2013). Does Index Speculation Impact Commodity Prices? An Intraday Futures Analysis. Financial Review, The, 48 (3), 365-383.

Tse, Y. K. & Williams, M. R. (2013). Failure to Trade: The Curious Case of Two Argus Oil Futures Contracts. International Review of Accounting, Banking and Finance, 5 (1), 3-16.

Lu, C., Tse, Y., & Williams, M. R. (2013). Returns Transmission, Value at Risk, and Diversification Benefits in International REITs: Evidence from the Financial Crisis. Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting, 40 (2), 293-318.