Food for Thought

First-hand knowledge covering a broad range of management topics.

Faculty RESEARCH Seminars

Date Title Name Institution Host Room
May 5, 2022 - 1:00pm Value and Complexity in New Ventures Andy Wu Harvard Business School Chengguang Li L010
June 14, 2022 - 10:00am Current Challenges in Leadership and Organizational Research: Applications of Paradox Theory David Waldmann Arizona State University Mojtaba Salem and Eleni Georgante Zoom Meeting*
June 22, 2022 - 5:00pm tbd. Raghu Garud Pennsylvania State University Oliver Alexy Zoom Meeting*

*If you are on the seminar mailing list, you will receive a Zoom invitation to the online seminar. If you wish to participate and are not yet on the seminar mailing list, please send an Email to the host.

Date Title Name Institution Host Room
October 11, 2021 - 10:30am The Stupidity Paradox. The power and pitfalls of functional stupidity at work Mats Alvesson Lund University Claudia Peus Zoom Meeting*
October 20, 2021 - 3:00pm Civic wealth creation and the role(s) of community in social entrepreneurship Sophie Bacq Kelley School of Business, Indiana University Hana Milanov Zoom Meeting*
November 4, 2021 - 4:00pm Renewal of Interfirm Collaborations: A Theory of (Mis-)Aligned Perception Henning Piezunka INSEAD Tobias Kretschmer (LMU), Joachim Henkel (TUM) Z534/536 & Zoom Meeting* (Hybrid)
November 24, 2021 - 3:00pm Startups, Unicorns, and the Local Supply of Inventors Matt Marx Cornell University Joachim Henkel Zoom Meeting*
November 30, 2021 - 3:00pm Specialist versus generalist founders’ experience and fundraising at IPO Vangelis Souitaris Bayes Business School Miriam Bird L.1.12 & Zoom Meeting* (Hybrid)
January 12, 2022 - 3:00pm Robots at Work in China Robert Seamans NYU Stern Amy Zhao-Ding Zoom Meeting*
February 9, 2022 - 3:00pm The half-life of political capital: An examination of the temporal effects of board political connections Gonçalo Pacheco de Almeida HEC Paris Miriam Bird Zoom Meeting*
February 23, 2022 - 5:00pm Seminar postponed, new date tbd. Jeffrey G. York University of Colorado Boulder Sid Vedula Zoom Meeting*
March 1, 2022 - 11:00am What happens behind the screen? Video conferencing, fear of missing out and well-being during remote working Ilke Inceoglu University of Exeter Business School Claudia Peus Zoom Meeting*

*If you are on the seminar mailing list, you will receive a Zoom invitation to the online seminar. If you wish to participate and are not yet on the seminar mailing list, please send an Email to the host.

*If you are on the seminar mailing list, you will receive a Zoom invitation to the online seminar. If you wish to participate and are not yet on the seminar mailing list, please send an Email to the host.

*If you are on the seminar mailing list, you will receive a Zoom invitation to the online seminar. If you wish to participate and are not yet on the seminar mailing list, please send an Email to the host.

Date Title Name Institution Host Room
October 7, 2019 - 5:00pm Affectual readiness: A process model of how everyday conversation influences affective conflict in teams Anna Brattström Lund University Nicola Breugst 2001 (ERI, Garching)
October 24, 2019 - 1:00pm From enabling to delivering: Understanding the implications of mission oriented innovation policy. Jakob Edler Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research Hanna Hottenrott Z534
November 4, 2019 - 11:30am Negotiation in Software Business: Failure, Teams, & Mindsets Will Baber Kyoto University Alwine Mohnen 1977 Seminarraum
November 6, 2019 - 4:00pm When ADHD Helps and Harms in Entrepreneurship: An Epidemiological Approach Johan Wiklund Syracuse University Holger Patzelt 2001 (ERI, Garching)
November 14, 2019 - 5:00pm Academic Freedom and Trade Secrets Protection in the U.S., Europe, and Asia – Can industry shut up researchers? Yuko Kimijima Keio University Christoph Ann 1355
December 2, 2019 - 1:00pm Research quality in transition: Perspectives from Research Policy studies Merle Jacob Lund University Ruth Müller Z536
December 4, 2019 - 10:30am Do the rules of the game determine who is playing and how? Institutional change and innovative entrepreneurship Luca Grilli Politecnico di Milano Hanna Hottenrott 2539
January 8, 2020 - 2:00pm Service network design and planning two-tier city logistics systems Teodor Gabriel Crainic Université du Québec à Montréal Stefan Minner Z538
February 4, 2020 - 5:00pm Bank Resolution Regimes and Systemic Risk Thorsten Beck Cass Business School Christoph Kaserer 3539
Date Title Name Institution Host Room
April 22, 2019 - 5:00pm POSTPONED: tba Daniele Nosenzo Luxembourg Institute for Socio-Economic Research; University of Nottingham Michael Kurschilgen Z532
May 13, 2019 - 5:00pm The (In)Elasticity of Moral Ignorance Nora Szech Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) Michael Kurschilgen 0514
May 29, 2019 - 12:00pm The Effect of Competition by Commercial Alternatives on Contributions to Open Source Platforms Henning Piezunka INSEAD Oliver Alexy Z538
June 3, 2019 - 4:00pm The Road to Distrust: Why Individuals Fail to Address Trust Violations and the Consequences Thereof & The Process of Publishing in High-Ranked US Journals Audrey Korsgaard University of South Carolina Isabell Welpe Z532
June 4, 2019 - 5:00pm Do innovation possibilities decline with technological age? Sendil Ethiraj London Business School Joachim Henkel 2566
June 7, 2019 - 2:00pm Co-opetition in Service Clusters with Waiting-Area Entertainment Nagesh Gavirneni Cornell University Stefan Minner Z538
June 19, 2019 - 5:00pm Measuring and explaining productivity change in U.S. manufacturing. Christopher O'Donnell The University of Queensland Johannes Sauer 0544
June 26, 2019 - 11:30am Resourcing Inter-Organizational Networks: A Moderate Process View Jörg Sydow FU Berlin Oliver Alexy Z536
July 3, 2019 - 12:00pm CANCELLED: Competition in Markets with Complements: How Within-Component Firm Heterogeneity Shapes Ecosystem Strategies Olivier Chatain HEC Paris Joachim Henkel Z536
July 15, 2019 - 12:00pm The Long-Term Costs of Government Surveillance: Insights from Stasi Spying in East Germany Sebastian Siegloch Universität Mannheim & ZEW Michael Kurschilgen 2403
July 25, 2019 - 5:00pm The art of exploiting emotion: pre-play communications in dictator games Joo Young Jeon University of Reading Hanna Hottenrott 2566
Date Title Name Institution Host Room
October 11, 2018 - 12:00pm Intentions for Doing Good Matter for Doing Well: The Negative Effects of Prosocial Incentives Lea Cassar Universität Köln Alwine Mohnen Z534
October 17, 2018 - 5:00pm Contagion Effects in Portfolios of Diversified Firms: the Distinct Role of Non-scale vs. Scale-free Resources Marco Giarratana IE Business School Joachim Henkel 0544
October 25, 2018 - 1:00pm The impact of R&D collaboration on employee mobility and entrepreneurship Markus Simeth Copenhagen Business School Hanna Hottenrott Z534
November 8, 2018 - 12:15pm Knowledge Spillovers from Clean and Dirty Technologies Myra Mohnen University of Essex Hanna Hottenrott Z532
November 21, 2018 - 2:30pm Dynamic Capabilities and their Antecedents: Heterogeneous Configurations for Operating Process Change Mark Ebers Universität zu Köln Oliver Alexy 5433.EG.002 (Garching)
December 6, 2018 - 3:00pm Strategies of Subsidiaries of the Multinational Enterprise Klaus Meyer Ivey Business School in London, ON, Canada Thomas Hutzschenreuter 0544
January 29, 2019 - 2:00pm In-group and Out-group motives in group conflicts: An experimental study Anwesha Mukherjee University of Surrey Hanna Hottenrott Z538
March 25, 2019 - 10:00am A Recipe for Success?Award Winners and the One-Hit-Wonder effect – Evidence from the UK Cookbook Market Markus Bär Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis Hana Milanov 0514
March 28, 2019 - 5:00pm Improving Remanufacturing Core Recovery and Profitability Through Seeding Neil Geismar Texas A&M Alexander Hübner 0514
Date Title Name Institution Host Room
April 18, 2018 - 12:00pm Do Organizations’ Human Resource Management Practices Converge? An Empirical Analysis Thorsten Biemann Universität Mannheim Alwine Mohnen 0514
April 18, 2018 - 5:00pm Operations Strategy at the Base of the Pyramid: Consumer Education and Reverse Logistics in a Durable Goods Supply Chain Andre Calmon INSEAD Stefan Minner 0514
April 24, 2018 - 10:00am The Impact of Labor Mobility Restrictions on Managerial Actions: Evidence from the Mutual Fund Industry Alexander Kempf University of Cologne Christoph Kaserer 3539
May 9, 2018 - 1:00pm The Internationalization of New Ventures in a Post-Liberalization Era: The Shifting Role of Industry Concentration Stephanie Fernhaber Butler University Hana Milanov 1237
June 20, 2018 - 12:00pm Hubs as lampposts: Academic location and firms’ attention to science Michaël Bikard London Business School Joachim Henkel 2539
June 25, 2018 - 5:00pm The Impostor Syndrome from Luxury Consumption Nailya Ordabayeva Boston College Christoph Fuchs 0514
June 28, 2018 - 12:00pm Banking Crises and Corporate Innovation Steffen Juranek Norwegian School of Economics, Oslo Hanna Hottenrott 0514
July 3, 2018 - 10:00am An Application of Evolutionary Portfolio Theory to Factor Investing Thorsten Hens University of Zurich Christoph Kaserer 3539
July 4, 2018 - 12:00pm Do University Entrepreneurship Programs Promote Entrepreneurship? Charles Eesley Stanford University Joachim Henkel 2544
July 4, 2018 - 5:00pm Civicness Drain Moti Michaeli University of Haifa Michael Kurschilgen 2566
July 9, 2018 - 5:30pm Merge Search for Production Scheduling in Open Pit Mining Andreas Ernst Monash University, Australia Rainer Kolisch Z538
August 1, 2018 - 5:00pm Monthly Assignment of Clinic Duty to Internal Medicine Residents Jonathan Bard University of Texas at Austin Rainer Kolisch 0544
Date Title Name Institution Host Room
October 16, 2017 - 5:00pm The evolution of the European crowdfunding industry Gary Dushnitsky London Business School Joachim Henkel 0544
October 24, 2017 - 3:00pm Impact of low prices on shale gas production strategies Svetlana Ikonnikova The University of Texas at Austin Sebastian Schwenen Z532
October 27, 2017 - 12:00pm A meta-analytic approach to understanding the effects of CEO overconfidence on firm performance Charlotta Sirén Universität St. Gallen Isabell Welpe 0514
November 15, 2017 - 12:00pm Is there a female leadership advantage in innovation? New evidence from cross-country data Samuele Murtinu University of Groningen Hanna Hottenrott Z534
November 20, 2017 - 2:00pm Actual-wanted job design incongruence, creative bootlegging and innovative work behavior Matej Černe University of Ljubljana Claudia Peus Z577
November 29, 2017 - 11:45am How firms frame catastrophic failures Sen Chai ESSEC Business School Oliver Alexy 2566
December 13, 2017 - 11:00am Using design to secure knowledge-based competitive advantage Sam MacAulay University of Technology Sydney Oliver Alexy 2566
January 30, 2018 - 5:00pm U.S. Monetary Policy Transmission and Liquidity Risk Premia around the world Mathijs van Dijk Erasmus University Christoph Kaserer 3539
February 8, 2018 - 11:00am Orchestrating organizational adaptation: Pharmaceutical incumbents’ responses to the Biotech Revolution Patricia Klarner Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU Vienna) Isabell Welpe 2566
March 20, 2018 - 11:00am tba Alexander F. Wagner University of Zurich Christoph Kaserer 3539
Date Title Name Institution Host Room
April 26, 2017 - 5:00pm Identity trajectories: Explaining patterns of change and persistence in organizational identities Davide Ravasi City University of London Frank-Martin Belz 0544
May 3, 2017 - 12:00pm Herding in equity crowdfunding Thomas Åstebro HEC Paris Joachim Henkel 0544
May 17, 2017 - 12:00pm Financial contagion in the mutual fund industry Tim Adam Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin Christoph Kaserer 3539
June 14, 2017 - 12:00pm From homophily through embeddedness to strategy: Network accuracy and the sophistication of partner selection choices Victor Gilsing University of Antwerp / Tilburg University Isabell Welpe 0670 (Theresianum)
June 20, 2017 - 5:00pm Decision-making criteria of growth investors Jörn Block Universität Trier Holger Patzelt 2566
June 27, 2017 - 5:30pm Inventory Management and Order Fulfillment for Online Retailing Stephen C. Graves Massachusetts Institute of Technology Stefan Minner Z534
June 28, 2017 - 12:30pm Investment professionals’ use of corporate social responsibility disclosures Markus C. Arnold Universität Bern Jürgen Ernstberger 3539
July 20, 2017 - 5:00pm Self-chosen goals, incentives, and effort Sebastian Goerg Florida State University Michael Kurschilgen Z532
July 24, 2017 - 12:00pm What is a patent worth? Evidence from the U.S. patent ‘lottery’ Deepak Hegde Leonard N. Stern School of Business Hanna Hottenrott 0514
July 27, 2017 - 5:00pm Talent hoarding Andreas Grunewald Goethe Universität Frankfurt Michael Kurschilgen 2403
Date Title Name Institution Host Room
October 4, 2016 - 2:00pm The Impact of Sex, Gender and Androgyny on Entrepreneurial Self-efficacy and Growth Intentions Evan Douglas Griffith University, Brisbane Holger Patzelt TUM ERI (Garching), 2001
October 12, 2016 - 5:00pm A Modular Approach To Selection Procedures: Theory, Research, & Practice Filip Lievens Ghent University Isabell Welpe 0544
October 27, 2016 - 11:00am Antecedents of post-succession change in family firms – When does succession reinforce or break path dependence? Nadine Kammerlander WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management Holger Patzelt TUM ERI (Garching)
November 15, 2016 - 5:00pm Short-Sales Constraints and Aftermarket IPO Pricing Panos Patatoukas University of California Berkeley Gunther Friedl 0544
November 23, 2016 - 12:00pm Technology Protectionism and the Patent System: Strategic Technologies in China Gaétan de Rassenfosse École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne Joachim Henkel 2607
December 7, 2016 - 5:00pm Guilt by association: How Scientific Misconduct Harms Prior Collaborators Katrin Hussinger University of Luxembourg Hanna Hottenrott 0514
December 14, 2016 - 12:00pm US FTC Patent Troll Report and Proposed Patent Reform: Impact on Innovations Toshiko Takenaka University of Washington School of Law Christoph Ann 2607
December 14, 2016 - 5:00pm Entrepreneurship as status seeking Karl Wennberg Stockholm School of Economics Holger Patzelt 2566
January 11, 2017 - 5:00pm Maximizing Revenue in Sequential Purchase Contexts Selçuk Karabati Koç University, Istanbul Rainer Kolisch 0514
January 16, 2017 - 3:45pm Silver bullet or ricochet? CEOs’ use of metaphorical communication and infomediaries’ evaluations Andreas König Universität Passau Christina Raasch 0544
January 18, 2017 - 1:30pm Diversity theory revised: How stereotyping and other mechanisms differentiate between the haves and the have nots in organizations over time Hans van Dijk Tilburg University Claudia Peus 2566
January 24, 2017 - 12:00pm Acquisitions, Markups, Efficiency, and Product Quality: Evidence from India Joel Stiebale Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE) Hanna Hottenrott 2539
February 1, 2017 - 5:00pm When (and How) to Encourage Cooperation across Projects Fabian Sting Universität zu Köln Rainer Kolisch Z532
February 8, 2017 - 5:00pm Take a walk on the dark side: The role of Machiavellianism and Narcissism in leadership Deanne den Hartog University of Amsterdam Claudia Peus Z532
Date Title Name Institution Host Room
May 23, 2016 - 5:00pm Risk Pooling and Stock – Allocation under Purchasing Cost and Demand Uncertainty Nesim Erkip Bilkent University, Ankara Stefan Minner 2566
May 25, 2016 - 5:00pm International Patent Examination Outcomes and Trade Paul Jensen University of Melbourne Joachim Henkel 2566
June 1, 2016 - 5:00pm Modeling internationalization opportunities: Evidence from entrepreneurs’ decisions Denis Gregoire Syracuse University, Martin J. Whitman School of Management Hana Milanov 544
June 8, 2016 - 5:00pm Local political uncertainty, family control and investment behavior Mario Amore Bocconi Sebastian Schwenen 544
June 15, 2016 - 5:00pm Talent Management: Moving From Exclusion to Inclusion—or Not? Nicky Dries KU Leuven Isabell Welpe Z534
June 23, 2016 - 5:00pm Overshooting in Entrepreneurial Self-Efficacy: Consequences and How to Avoid it Michael Gielnik Leuphana University Lüneburg Nicola Breugst 514
July 6, 2016 - 5:00pm The Economics of Millionaires Paul Smeets Maastricht University Michael Kurschilgen 2566
July 12, 2016 - 5:00pm Understanding Telecommuter Job Performance Through an Integration of Job Characteristics Theory: Which Telecommuters Perform the Best? Timothy Golden Lally School of Management Isabell Welpe 514
July 13, 2016 - 12:00pm The benefits of personal power for women’s leadership evaluations and leadership aspirations Rebecca Schaumberg NYU Stern School of Business Isabell Welpe 544
July 20, 2016 - 5:00pm Decomposition Strategies and Stochastic Network Design Teodor Crainic CIRRELT, Montréal Stefan Minner 2566
September 15, 2016 - 2:00pm Putting “dumb money” to good use? Corporate venture capital as a complement to internal R&D Christopher Tucci École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne Oliver Alexy 2607
September 28, 2016 - 5:00pm Improving Environmental Health and Safety in Supply Chains: Some Preliminary Studies Christopher S. Tang UCLA Anderson School Rainer Kolisch 544
Date Title Name Institution Host Room
April 23, 2014 - 12:00am The Team Unbound: Rethinking team boundedness in today’s work environment Mark Mortensen INSEAD Claudia Peus 544
April 29, 2014 - 12:00am Understanding family firms through socioemotional wealth perspective Cristina Cruz IE Business School Hana Milanov 6009 (Karlstraße 45, 6th floor)
May 14, 2014 - 12:00am Continuous Review Joint Replenishments for Perishable Items with Random Lifetime Chaaben Kouki ESC Rennes Stefan Minner Z536
May 15, 2014 - 12:00am The Stuff of Legends: Material Memory, Mnemonic Practices and the Construction of Organizational Identity in Corporate Museums Davide Ravasi Cass Business School Nicola Breugst 544
May 21, 2014 - 12:00am Seeking commonalities or Avoiding Differences? Re-conceptualizing Distance and its Effects on Internationalization Decisions Denis A. Grégoire Syracuse University, Martin J. Whitman School of Management Hana Milanov Z534
June 4, 2014 - 12:00am Material Resource Constraints and the Performance of Innovation Projects Martin Högl Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München Joachim Henkel 544
June 11, 2014 - 12:00am Pay for Performance and self-selection with externalities: Evidence from the laboratory Eberhard Feess Frankfurt School of Finance & Management Alwine Mohnen 544
June 12, 2014 - 12:00am Weekly Planning for Home Healthcare Delivery Jonathan Bard The University of Texas Rainer Kolisch 544
June 16, 2014 - 3:00pm Lagrangian Particle Swarm Optimisation for the Shift Minimisation Personnel Task Scheduling Problem Andreas Ernst Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation Rainer Kolisch Z536
June 25, 2014 - 12:00am New Developments in Precedence Theorems for single machine tardiness problems John Kanet University of Dayton Rainer Kolisch 544
July 2, 2014 - 12:00am The Architecture of Dynamic Capability Research Ralf Wilden Newcastle Business School Isabell Welpe 544
July 3, 2014 - 11:15am How much to invest into risk or Can we do the trade-off between risk and return Martin Weber Universität Mannheim Christoph Kaserer
July 11, 2014 - 3:00pm Is the Market for Directors Competitive? New Evidence on Director Compensation”. Hannes Wagner Università Bocconi Gunther Friedl Z534


The program for the finance research seminar can be found here.

BEWIP Seminars

The program for the BEWIP seminar as of winter term 2021/ 2022 can be found here.