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Newswise: Novel Research Demonstrates Improvements in Board-Level IT Governance in Firms That Experience Cyber Attacks
Released: 5-Jan-2017 9:05 AM EST
Novel Research Demonstrates Improvements in Board-Level IT Governance in Firms That Experience Cyber Attacks
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

New research from Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University finds that when companies experience operational IT failures, such as a data breach, they make changes to their boards of directors in order to improve oversight and monitoring of IT resource utilization. The study also observes that the board-changes are proportional to the magnitude of drop in stock prices that companies often experience upon suffering an IT failure.

Newswise: Rushing to Complete Work on Deadline Could Mean More Mistakes
Released: 19-Sep-2016 1:05 PM EDT
Rushing to Complete Work on Deadline Could Mean More Mistakes
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

New management research from the Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University shows that when deadlines are in place workers, tend to complete their tasks at the last minute, often leading to lower quality outcomes.

Newswise: Syracuse University’s Entrepreneurship Program Ranked #1 for Veterans by USA Today/College Factual
Released: 14-Sep-2016 10:05 AM EDT
Syracuse University’s Entrepreneurship Program Ranked #1 for Veterans by USA Today/College Factual
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

Syracuse University’s Entrepreneurship and Emerging Enterprises (EEE) Program, housed within the Martin J. Whitman School of Management, was ranked #1 in the country for veterans by College Factual, a USA Today-affiliated website that helps students find the best colleges and universities for their unique needs. The EEE program was ranked #2 overall for entrepreneurship.

Newswise: Gartner Gives Top 20 Rankings to Supply Chain Management Programs at Syracuse University's Whitman School of Management
Released: 16-Aug-2016 12:05 PM EDT
Gartner Gives Top 20 Rankings to Supply Chain Management Programs at Syracuse University's Whitman School of Management
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

Gartner, Inc. announced this month that the supply chain management program (SCM) at the Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University is one of the top 20 in the country, granting a #17 ranking to the graduate program and a #20 ranking to the undergraduate program.

Newswise: Management Research From Syracuse University’s Whitman School of Management Examines Non-Compete Agreements and Entrepreneurship
Released: 27-Jul-2016 3:05 PM EDT
Management Research From Syracuse University’s Whitman School of Management Examines Non-Compete Agreements and Entrepreneurship
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

New management research from the Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University offers new insight into the practice of non-compete agreements common in many industries across the country.

Newswise: New Research on Venture Creation in the Wake of Disasters Shows Victims Must Be Involved in Shaping Their Own Recovery
Released: 26-May-2016 2:05 PM EDT
New Research on Venture Creation in the Wake of Disasters Shows Victims Must Be Involved in Shaping Their Own Recovery
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

New research from Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management finds that when victims of disasters can and must be involved in shaping their own recovery, and they can be very successful, particularly when they have strong, established social connections in place. The study explores venture creation by locals after the Haiti earthquake, detailing how many of those new ventures alleviated suffering and generated transformational change for residences experiencing chronic poverty.

Newswise: New Venture Creation Can Alleviate Suffering in the Wake of a Disaster
Released: 25-May-2016 4:05 PM EDT
New Venture Creation Can Alleviate Suffering in the Wake of a Disaster
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

New research from Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management finds that, in the aftermath of a disaster, individuals can successfully overcome adversity by focusing on new venture creation.

Newswise: More Lines Are Usually Better When It Comes to Worker Speed
Released: 25-May-2016 9:05 AM EDT
More Lines Are Usually Better When It Comes to Worker Speed
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

New operations management research from Syracuse University’s Whitman School of Management finds that when customers wait in one long line and go to the next available server, those servers work more slowly than when servers each have their own queue.

Newswise: New Research From Syracuse University’s Whitman School Offers Detailed Analysis of Economic Value Creation in the U.S. Airline and Global Automotive Industries
Released: 24-May-2016 9:05 AM EDT
New Research From Syracuse University’s Whitman School Offers Detailed Analysis of Economic Value Creation in the U.S. Airline and Global Automotive Industries
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

New management research from Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management provides quantitative estimates of economic value creation and appropriation in two industries, the U.S. airline industry and global automotive industry.

Newswise: Firms That Reveal Internal Innovations at Trade Shows Can Positively Impact Shareholder Value
Released: 5-May-2016 9:05 AM EDT
Firms That Reveal Internal Innovations at Trade Shows Can Positively Impact Shareholder Value
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

New research from Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management finds that companies that participate in trade shows, demonstrating not only market-ready new products but also product concepts in early stages of development are recognized by investors; firm value is positively impacted as a result. In “Product concept demonstrations in trade shows and firm value,” Tridib Mazumdar, Howard R. Gendal Professor of Marketing, and his co-author, Taewan Kim (Lehigh University) find that previously demonstrated concepts approaching potential launch have the strongest positive effect on firm value, followed by embryonic-stage concepts demonstrated for the first time, followed by market-ready new products.

Newswise: New Research From Syracuse University’s Whitman School Offers Explanatory View of Bouncing Back From Significant Job Loss
Released: 2-May-2016 1:05 PM EDT
New Research From Syracuse University’s Whitman School Offers Explanatory View of Bouncing Back From Significant Job Loss
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

New entrepreneurship research from Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management offers a “rock bottom” model for generating a new positive work identity after experiencing significant job loss. In “Hitting rock bottom after job loss: Bouncing back to create a new positive work identity,” Trenton Williams, assistant professor of entrepreneurship at Whitman, and his co-author, Dean Shepherd (Indiana University) provide a deeper understanding of why some people recover after losing their work identity, while others languish and develops interventions that facilitate recovery from job loss.

Newswise: Syracuse University’s Whitman School Ranked #23 in Bloomberg Businessweek’s Best Undergrad Business Schools 2016
Released: 19-Apr-2016 12:05 PM EDT
Syracuse University’s Whitman School Ranked #23 in Bloomberg Businessweek’s Best Undergrad Business Schools 2016
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management is among the top undergraduate business schools in the country, according to Bloomberg Businessweek’s ranking of the Best Undergrad Business Schools, 2016. Whitman is #23 on the list, which focused on four main metrics, including an employer survey, student survey, starting salary and internship. The full methodology and rankings are online at http://www.bloomberg.com/features/2016-best-undergrad-business-schools/.

Newswise: Research Shows Positive Side to Pricing Below Cost
Released: 28-Mar-2016 9:05 AM EDT
Research Shows Positive Side to Pricing Below Cost
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

Researchers at Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management have found a new reason for firms to price below cost and it’s not to undercut the competition. Turns out exchange rates and currency fluctuations may actually cause a corporation to price below cost to ensure consistent profit margins across a global supply chain.

Newswise: Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management Adds Business Analytics Specialization to its MBA Program
Released: 22-Mar-2016 10:05 AM EDT
Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management Adds Business Analytics Specialization to its MBA Program
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management is now offering a specialization in business analytics to its MBA program, both on-campus and online through This brings the number of concentrations to seven; the other six include accounting, entrepreneurship, finance, marketing management, real estate and supply chain management.

Newswise: Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management Named Among the Best Colleges for Start-Ups by bestcolleges.com
Released: 15-Mar-2016 10:05 AM EDT
Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management Named Among the Best Colleges for Start-Ups by bestcolleges.com
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management recently was ranked #18 on bestcolleges.com’s list of the Best Colleges for Start-Ups. According to the site, “nearly all of these entrepreneurial powerhouses are large research universities, as big schools often have the vast and dynamic business, engineering, and liberal arts programs needed to stimulate the flow of ideas.”

Newswise: Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management Launches New Business Analytics Graduate Degrees
Released: 23-Feb-2016 9:00 AM EST
Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management Launches New Business Analytics Graduate Degrees
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management (Whitman), in partnership with 2U, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU), today announced the launch of , a Master of Science in Business Analytics degree offered online that will expand their existing program. is designed to prepare students with the skills needed to become data-driven business leaders. Whitman also will offer a traditional full-time on-campus M.S. in business analytics.

Newswise: Syracuse University's Whitman School Is #1 Ranked Private Business School in the Nation by Military Times
Released: 8-Feb-2016 10:05 AM EST
Syracuse University's Whitman School Is #1 Ranked Private Business School in the Nation by Military Times
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

The Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University has been ranked #5 by Military Times in its 2016 list of Best for Vets: Business Schools, the publication announced Feb. 8. This is the second year in a row the school has been listed among the top five programs in the country.

Newswise: U.S. News & World Report Gives Top 50 Ranking to Whitman’s Online MBA Program
12-Jan-2016 8:30 AM EST
U.S. News & World Report Gives Top 50 Ranking to Whitman’s Online MBA Program
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

(formerly known as the iMBA program), the Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University’s online MBA program, recently was ranked #44 by U.S. News & World Report in its publication of 2016 Best Online Business Programs, released Jan. 12.

Released: 14-Dec-2015 12:05 PM EST
Whitman School's Real Estate Program Ranked #7 in the Country by College Factual
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

The Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University’s real estate program was ranked #7 in the country by College Factual, a website that helps students find the best colleges and universities for their unique needs.

Newswise: Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management’s MS in Accounting Program Ranked #57 In the Country by TFE Times, formerly The Financial Engineer
Released: 9-Oct-2015 8:05 AM EDT
Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management’s MS in Accounting Program Ranked #57 In the Country by TFE Times, formerly The Financial Engineer
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

The Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University’s MS in Accounting Program is #57 in the country, according to the TFE Times’s (formerly The Financial Engineer) first-ever ranking of graduate accounting programs. Whitman’s MS in Accounting program, located in the Joseph I. Lubin School of Accounting, was chosen from the nearly 170 universities that offer a Master of Accounting degree.

Newswise: Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management Launches New Experiential Learning Venture
30-Sep-2015 10:00 AM EDT
Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management Launches New Experiential Learning Venture
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management today launched a new experiential learning venture, unmatched by business schools across the country. Whitman leadership unveiled Consurtio at a special event October 1, at the Whitman School.

Newswise: New Research Shows Relationships Among Creative Identity, Entitlement and Dishonesty Hinge on Perception of Creativity as Rare
Released: 23-Sep-2015 8:05 AM EDT
New Research Shows Relationships Among Creative Identity, Entitlement and Dishonesty Hinge on Perception of Creativity as Rare
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

Think that you are special because you are creative? Well, you are not alone, and there may be some serious consequences especially if you believe that creativity is rare. A new study by Lynne Vincent, an assistant professor of management at Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management, and Maryam Kouchaki, an assistant professor of management and organizations at Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management, demonstrates that believing that you are a creative person can create feelings of entitlement when you think that creativity is rare and valuable. That feeling of entitlement can be costly for you and your organization as it can cause you to be dishonest.

Newswise: New Research Shows Relationships Among Creative Identity, Entitlement and Dishonesty Hinge on Perception of Creativity as Rare
Released: 23-Sep-2015 8:05 AM EDT
New Research Shows Relationships Among Creative Identity, Entitlement and Dishonesty Hinge on Perception of Creativity as Rare
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

Think that you are special because you are creative? Well, you are not alone, and there may be some serious consequences especially if you believe that creativity is rare. A new study by Lynne Vincent, an assistant professor of management at Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management, and Maryam Kouchaki, an assistant professor of management and organizations at Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management, demonstrates that believing that you are a creative person can create feelings of entitlement when you think that creativity is rare and valuable. That feeling of entitlement can be costly for you and your organization as it can cause you to be dishonest.

Newswise: Syracuse University’s Whitman School of Management Namesake Receives AACSB’s Inaugural Influential Leaders Award
Released: 22-Sep-2015 8:05 AM EDT
Syracuse University’s Whitman School of Management Namesake Receives AACSB’s Inaugural Influential Leaders Award
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management today announced that AACSB International (AACSB), the global accrediting body and membership association for business schools, revealed that Martin J. Whitman, an alum of the Whitman School and its namesake, has been recognized as one of the first 100 AACSB Influential Leaders. Whitman’s work exemplifies the innovative mindset and meaningful contributions to society that Whitman School graduates display around the world and every day—whether they operate within large corporations, small businesses or the nonprofit sector.

Newswise: Two Whitman Entrepreneurship Professors Receive 2015 Greif Research Impact Award
Released: 24-Aug-2015 9:05 AM EDT
Two Whitman Entrepreneurship Professors Receive 2015 Greif Research Impact Award
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

paper co-authored by Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management’s Johan Wiklund, professor of entrepreneurship, and Professor Tom Lumpkin, The Chris J. Witting Chair in Entrepreneurship, was selected to receive the 2015 Greif Research Impact Award. The two professors were honored during the business meeting of the entrepreneurship division at the Academy of Management meeting in Vancouver in August.

Newswise: New Study Shows Like-Kind Exchange Tax Provision Benefits U.S. Economy
Released: 23-Jul-2015 7:05 AM EDT
New Study Shows Like-Kind Exchange Tax Provision Benefits U.S. Economy
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

A groundbreaking new economic study of the U.S. commercial real estate market released last month highlights the critical role the “like-kind exchange” tax provision plays in strengthening our economy, safeguarding property values and stabilizing rents.

Newswise: Inaugural Semester of Whitman’s Online Master’s Program, Accounting@Syracuse, to Begin July 10
Released: 8-Jul-2015 11:05 AM EDT
Inaugural Semester of Whitman’s Online Master’s Program, , to Begin July 10
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

The inaugural class of at the Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University will begin its semester on Friday, July 10. is a Professional Master in Science in Accounting online program that serves professionals looking to transition or advance their careers.

Newswise: Whitman School Supply Chain Management Professor Analyzes Risk Associated with Supply Uncertainty in Agricultural Settings
Released: 2-Jun-2015 7:05 AM EDT
Whitman School Supply Chain Management Professor Analyzes Risk Associated with Supply Uncertainty in Agricultural Settings
Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University

New research analyzes the economic tradeoffs associated with uncertain supply of a perishable product, reviewing how risk aversion and the source of uncertainty – demand and/or supply – affect supply chain decisions.


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