“Using secondary data in Operations Management research: Overview, research methods, and research opportunities.” by Professor Vinod Singhal
Tuesday, 10 Jan 2017 | 9:30pm - 5:00pm
1301, K.K. Leung Bldg
IIM PHD WORKSHOP
Professor Vinod Singhal
Professor of Operations Management
Georgia Institute of Technology
Scheller College of Management
- Discuss research methods and statistical techniques that can be used to measure short‐term and long‐term stock price effects, stock price volatility effects, and operating performance effects of operations decisions.
- Discuss data sources and approaches that can be used for conducting research using secondary data
- Discuss issues related to sample collection and hypotheses development.
- Discuss papers that have applied these approaches to operations management issues. We will review papers that use stock price and accounting data to research issues related to quality management, supply chain disruptions, inventory management, new product development, demand‐supply mismatches, capacity management, investments in information technology, and environmental performance.