Dept. of Business Administration
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(Department of Business Administration. University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 1984-03)
(2021-07-12)This dissertation explores firms’ strategic redeployment of scarce resources through sequential corporate reconfiguration activities of divestitures and acquisitions. In particular, this research contributes to theory in ...
(2021-07-15)Artificial intelligence (AI) is one of the most prominent and potentially transformative technologies in society today. How this trend will impact individuals, firms, organizations, and society is still unknown, and depends ...
New product development types and their relationships with performance: organizational learning and forgetting (2021-07-13)This dissertation investigates different types of a firm’s product-development experience to explain how it affects firm performance and product performance. In particular, this dissertation examines a firm’s new product ...
The influence of media coverage on venture capital performance and evaluation: Evidence from post-IPO media coverage of portfolio startups and the venture capital firm’s subsequent fundraising (2021-04-21)Management scholars have long been interested in the socio-cognitive perspective of organizational evaluation. This approach is of particular value in entrepreneurship, where strictly analytical and economic tools are ...