Research

Jan 16, 2018

Aha! Pro-Diversity Cultures Spark Corporate Innovation

Psychology Today posted a story based on research by Poole College professors Roger Mayer and Richard Warr, and Jing Zhao at Portland State University. For this study, the researchers conducted a detailed analysis of the “MSCI ESG STATS” dataset, which […]

Jan 13, 2018  |  Accounting

Professor Joe Brazel Receives Notable Contribution to Auditing Literature Award

Dr. Joe Brazel and co-authors receive Notable Contribution to the Auditing Literature Award for audit research regarding use of brainstorming in the consideration of fraud.

Jan 12, 2018

Want a More Innovative Company? Simple: Hire a More a Diverse Workforce

A new study by Poole College professors Richard Warr and Roger Mayer, and Jing Zhao, at Portland State University, adds to the research that a variety of backgrounds and experiences in the workplace leads to business success. In this story […]

Jan 11, 2018

VF Corporation and NC State Announce Strategic, Multiyear Partnership

The partnership will create new opportunities for students and boost research on textiles and apparel.

Jan 11, 2018

Study: Diverse Companies are More Innovative

WUNC Radio reported on recently-published research by Poole College professors Richard Warr and Roger Mayer, and co-authored by Jing Zhao, at Portland State University. The research finds that companies that promote diversity are more innovative. In the interview Richard Warr […]

Jan 5, 2018

David Henard’s 2014 Research about Lyrics Cited in German-language Article about Music Today

David Henard, professor of marketing in Poole College’s Department of Business Management, worked with the author of this German-language article on the state of music – and lyrics – in Germany. The writer cites Henard’s 2014 paper about lyrics in […]

Jan 5, 2018

Combining Experiments, Models Boosts Social Behavior Research

Lab Manager magazine posted a story about a new approach that draws on experimental studies and computer models to offer new insights into organizational and group behavior. The story discusses research by William Rand, a computer scientist and assistant professor of […]

Jan 3, 2018  |  Research

Combining Experiments, Models Boosts Social Behavior Research

Researchers outline a new approach to behavioral research that draws on experimental studies and computer models to offer insights into organizational and group behavior.

Dec 16, 2017

SCRC Data among Sources in WSJ ‘Management Top 250’ Ranking of Companies

Two of the 37 data inputs used in the Wall Street Journal’s inaugural “Management Top 250” ranking of companies, published recently and based on the Drucker Institute’s View of Corporate Performance, includes data based on processes developed by NC State […]

Dec 7, 2017

Speed of Technology Advancements, Resistance to Change Seen as Top Risks for Businesses Worldwide, Protiviti-NC State ERM Initiative Survey Finds

Disruptive innovations, digital transformation among top concerns for board members and executives, according to sixth annual global Executive Perspectives on Top Risks Survey by ERM Initiative and Protiviti.