HCBE Faculty Articles

HCBE Faculty Articles


A selection of faculty published articles from the H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship.


Submissions from 2018


Pricing Currency Call Options, Rebecca Abraham


The Valuation of Currency Put Options, Rebecca Abraham


Is Earnings Yield a Security Return Model Anomaly?, Rebecca Abraham and Charlie W. Harrington


Determinants and Consequences of Share Repurchase Decisions, Rebecca Abraham, J. Harris, and Joel Auerbach

Building a Human Brand: Brand Anthropomorphism Unravelled, Michael Bendixen, Russell Abratt, and Sivan Portal

Stakeholder Engagement in Corporate Reporting: Towards Building a Strong Reputation, Nivea Blackburn, Val Hooper, Russell Abratt, and Judy Brown


Gender Parity in “Critical Thinking Proficiency” Among Undergraduate Business Majors: An Empirical Validation of Across Academic Achievement Levels, Ravi Chinta, Claudette Chin-Loy, and Tais S. Barreto

Do Golden Parachutes Matter? Evidence from Firms that Ultimately Filed for Bankruptcy, Pankaj K. Maskara and Laura S. Miller

Brands That Do Good: Insight into Social Brand Equity, Claire Naidoo and Russell Abratt

The Role of Brand Authenticity in Developing Brand Trust, Sivan Portal, Russell Abratt, and Michael T. Bendixen

Managing Across a Corporate and Product Brand Portfolio: Evidence from a Large South African Service Organization, Louise Sevel, Russell Abratt, and Nicola Kleyn

Rethinking Business Segmentation: A Conceptual Model and Strategic Insights, Art T. Weinstein and Herbert V. Brotspies

Individual Adoption of HR Analytics: A Fine Grained View of the Early Stages Leading to Adoption, Yuliya V. Yurova, Regina A. Greenwood, Roslyn Vargas, Cynthia P. Ruppel, and Leslie C. Tworoger

Submissions from 2017

Corporate Identity, Strategy and Change, Russell Abratt and Michela Mingione

Governance and Relationship Flexibility Under Conditions of Supply Market Dynamism, Ryan Atkins

Earnings Yield as a Predictor of Return on Assets, Return on Equity, Economic Value Added and the Equity Multiplier, Joel Auerbach, Rebecca Abraham, and Judith Harris

Family Firm Succession and Performance, Hyungkee Young Baek and David D. Cho

Culture Impact on Perceptions of Communication Effectiveness, James Barry and Sandra S. Graca

An Institutional View of the Communication Flows between Relation-Based and Rule-Based Countries, James Barry, Sandra S. Graca, and Patricia M. Doney

The Behavioral Consequences of Internal Brand Management Among Frontline Employees, Michael Bendixen, Rose du Preez, and Russell Abratt

Consumer Initial Trust towards Internet-Only Banks in France?, Selima Ben Mrad, Kaabachi Souheila, and Maria Petrescu

Failure Is an Option: The Entrepreneurial Governance Framework, John Carroll

Decision Support System (DSS) Use and Decision Performance: DSS Motivation and Its Antecedents, Siew H. Chan, Qian Song, Saonee Sarker, and R. David Plumlee


An intersubjective perspective on the role of communal sharing in synergistic co-mentoring: Implications for Human Resource Development, Bryan J. Deptula and Ethlyn A. Williams

Lean Adoption in a Small and Medium Enterprise: Model Validation, Kimberly Deranek, Shweta Chopra, and Gretchen A. Mosher

ERP Simulation Effects on Knowledge and Attitudes of Experienced Users, Kimberly Deranek, Alexander McLeod, and Edie Schmidt

External Auditors' Evaluation of the Internal Audit Function: An Empirical Investigation, Renu Desai, Vikram Desai, Theresa Libby, and Rajendra P. Srivastava

Currency Volatility and Bid-Ask Spreads of ADRs and Local Shares, Antonio Figueiredo and Ali M. Parhizgari

Contemporaneous ADR Pricing: Intraday Dynamics during Overlapping Trading Hours, Antonio Figueiredo and A. M. Parhizgari

The Evolution and Future of the BRICS: Unbundling Politics from Economics, Antonio Figueiredo, Manuchehr Shahrokhi, Huifang Cheng, Krishnan Dandapani, Ali M. Parhizgari, and Yochanan Shachmurove

Road Racing and Youth Running: Cross Country Coaches' Perspectives, Peter Finley, Jeffrey J. Fountain, and Douglas P. Finley

Corruption's Impact on Foreign Portfolio Investment, Emre Kuvvet, Pankaj K. Jain, and Michael S. Pagano

Costs of Mandatory Periodic Audit Partner Rotation: Evidence from Audit Fees and Audit Timeliness, Barri A. Litt, Divesh S. Sharma, and Paul N. Tanyi

The Unintended Consequences of the Frequency of PCAOB Inspection, Barri A. Litt and Paul Tanyi

Helpful Local Surtaxes? Florida and Disadvantaged Families, David Ryan Miller, Robert J. Eger III, and Bruce D. McDonald III

The Effect of Vertical Brand Extensions on Consumer-Brand Relationships in South Africa, O. Muroyiwa, Russell Abratt, and M. Mingione

Personality and Content Preferences on Social Network Sites in South Africa, K. Mwaba, Y. Saini, and Russell Abratt

A Short Interviewing Guide, Florence Neymotin

Incentivized Reviews: Promising the Moon for a Few Stars, Kathleen O'Leary, Maria Petrescu, Deborah Goldring, and Selima Ben Mrad

Cash Flow Volatility - Return Relation and Financial Constraints: International Evidence, Darshana Palkar

Prosumer Motivations for Electronic Word-Of-Mouth Communication Behaviors, Maria Petrescu, Monica Fine, and John Gironda

Case Study - How a Business School Blog Can Build Stakeholder Relationships and Create Added Value in an MBA Marketing Program, Art T. Weinstein and Donovan A. McFarlane

How Libraries Can Enhance Customer Service by Implementing a Customer Value Mindset, Art T. Weinstein and Donovan A. McFarlane

Using a Marketing Faculty Blog as an Image Differentiator and Learning Resource to Enhance MBA Student Engagement and Loyalty, Art T. Weinstein and Donovan A. McFarlane

Under the Sway of a Mobile Device during an In-Store Shopping Experience, Yuliya V. Yurova, Cindy B. Rippe, Alan J. Dubinsky, Dena Hale, and Suri Weisfeld-Spolter

Not All Adaptive Selling to Multichannel Consumers Is Influential: The Moderating Effect of Product Type and Consumer Planned Behavior, Yuliya V. Yurova, Cindy B. Rippe, Suri Weisfeld-Spolter, Fiona Sussan, and Aaron Arndt

The Role of Affective Commitment in the Relationship between Social Support and Turnover Intention, Yuliya V. Yurova, Randi L. Sims, J. Fasio, and Baiyun Gong

Submissions from 2016

Determinants of Oil Futures Prices, Rebecca Abraham and Charlie W. Harrington

Predictors of the Degree of Positive Earnings Surprises, Rebecca Abraham and Charlie W. Harrington

Ryan White CARE Act and Collaborative Governance Re-Examined: The South Florida Experience, James K. Agbodzakey

Organizational Diversity Audit of Teachers and Staff in South Florida’s Broward County School Board, A. Allahand and Bahaudin Mujtaba

Family Ownership, Control and Corporate Capital Structure: An Examination of Small Capitalization Public Firms, Hyungkee Young Baek, David D. Cho, and Philip L. Fazio

Motives for and Effects of Asset Revaluation: An Examination of South Korean Data, Hyungkee Young Baek and Dong Young Lee

International Involvement and Production Efficiency among Startup Firms, Hyungkee Young Baek and Florence Neymotin

Young Startup Firm Exports and Productive Efficiency, Hyungkee Young Baek and Florence Neymotin

Corporate Brands and Corporate Marketing: Emerging Trends in the Big Five Eco-System, John M.T. Balmer, Russell Abratt, and Nicola Kleyn

B2B Commitment Building in Emerging Markets: The Case of Brazil, James Barry, Sandra S. Graca, and Patricia M. Doney

Reducing Reputational Risk: Evaluating Stakeholder Salience and Prioritising Stakeholder Claims, Shaun Benn, Russell Abratt, and Nicola Kleyn

Insider Trading and the Case of Pro Golfer Phil Mickelson: Understanding the Legal, Ethical, and Social Responsibility Consequences, Frank J. Cavico and Bahaudin G. Mujtaba

Insider Trading v. Trading on Inside Information: A Primer for Management, Frank J. Cavico and Bahaudin G. Mujtaba

National Labor Relations Board Columbia University Graduate Student Unionization Decision: Analysis and Implications for Administrators, Frank J. Cavico and Bahaudin G. Mujtaba

The Bona Fide Occupational Qualification: A Narrow and Limited Justification Exception, Frank J. Cavico and Bahaudin G. Mujtaba


The Intentional Tort of Invasion of Privacy in the Private Employment Sector: Legal Analysis and Recommendations for Managers, Frank J. Cavico and Bahaudin G. Mujtaba

Volkswagen Emissions Scandal: A Global Case Study of Legal, Ethical, and Practical Consequences and Recommendations for Sustainable Management, Frank J. Cavico and Bahaudin G. Mujtaba

Covenants-Not-to-Compete: The Relationship of Training and Education Criteria to Enforceability, Frank J. Cavico, Bahaudin G. Mujtaba, and Stephen C. Muffler

Code Words and Covert Employment Discrimination: Legal Analysis and Consequences for Management, Frank J. Cavico, Bahaudin G. Mujtaba, and M. Samuel

The Tort of Negligence in Employment Hiring, Supervision, and Retention, Frank J. Cavico, Bahaudin G. Mujtaba, M. Samuel, and S. Muffler

Using an Educational Computer Program to Enhance Student Performance in Financial Accounting, Siew H. Chan, Qian Song, Laurie H. Rivera, and Pailin Trongmateerut

The Efficacy of a Decision Support System in Enhancing Risk Assessment Performance, Siew H. Chan, Qian Song, and Arnold M. Wright

SMEs and Social Capital: Exploring the Brazilian Context, Ruth Clarke, Ramdas Chandra, and Marcilio Machado

The Impact of CEO Long-Term Equity-Based Compensation Incentives on Economic Growth in Collectivist versus Individualist Countries, Jack De Jong Jr., Cynthia J. Campbell, Rosita P. Chang, Robert Doktor, Lars Oxelheim, and Trond Randoy

Risk and the Volatility Anomaly, Jack De Jong Jr. and Darshana Palkar

Employee Motivation based on the Hierarchy of Needs, Expectancy and the Two-Factor Theories Applied with Higher Education Employees, L. Devito, A. Brown, B. Bannister, M. Cianci, and Bahaudin Mujtaba

The Perceptions of Supplier-Buyer Relations and Its Affect on the Corporate Brand, Jeremy Flax, Geoff Bick, and Russell Abratt

Leadership Lessons from the Past: Examining the Work of Mary Parker Follett and Lillian Gilbreth, Jane Whitney Gibson and Jack Deem

Disharmony in New Harmony: Insights from the Narcissistic Leadership of Robert Owen, Jane Whitney Gibson, John Humphreys, Milorad Novicevik, and Mario Hayek

Multiple Stakeholder Management and Corporate Reputation in South Africa, Daysen Govender and Russell Abratt

IPO Performance at Announcement and in the Aftermarket, Judith Harris, Rebecca Abraham, and Joel Auerbach

Strategic Human Resource Management and Global Expansion Lessons from the Euro Disney Challenges in France, G. Karadjova-Stoev and Bahaudin Mujtaba

Why Shouldn't You Invest in Companies with Revolving Door Lobbyists?, Emre Kuvvet

Organizational Creativity and the Top Management Team (TMT): An Interactionist Perspective, Eleanor Lawrence, Cynthia P. Ruppel, and Leslie Tworoger

Employees and Sustainiability : The Role of Incentives, K. K. Merriman, S. Sen, Andrew J. Felo, and E. B. Litzky

Sustainability Reporting by U.S. Cities: A Review of Practice and Theory, Walter Moore, Cherie Baker, and Peter John Poznanski

Assessing your Value to Get a Raise, Bahaudin Mujtaba

Sustainable Operational Management for Effective Leadership and Efficiency in the Modern Global Workplace, Bahaudin G. Mujtaba, Frank J. Cavico, T. Senatip, and S. Utantada

Autism Then and Now: Society and Science, Florence Neymotin

Individuals and Communities: The Importance of Neighbors Volunteering, Florence Neymotin

Cross-Cultural Management: An Examination of Task, Relationship and Work Overload Stress Orientations of Russians and Vietnamese, L. D. Nguyen, N. Ermasova, L. N.T. Pham, and Bahaudin Mujtaba

Defining and Identifying Stakeholders: Views from Management and Stakeholders, Kathleen O'Leary, S. Benn, and Russell Abratt

Funny, Scary, Dead: Negative Depictions of Male Homosexuality in American Advertising, Kathleen O'Leary and Blaine J. Branchik


Revised Sources of Guidance Measures: Six Events and Demographic Controls, Mark F. Peterson, Tais S. Barreto, and Peter B. Smith

Self-Employed Individuals with and without Employees: Individual, Social, and Economic Level Differences, Maria Petrescu

Online Piracy vs. Public Policy and Cultural Influencers, Maria Petrescu, John Gironda, and Pradeep Korgaonkar

Hispanics and Viral Advertising, Maria Petrescu, John Gironda, and Pradeep K. Korgaonkar

Executive Interview: Blazing New Territory in Outplacement: A Conversation with Tom Shea, Robert Preziosi

Student Perceptions of the Role of Emotional Intelligence in College Success: A Phenomenological Study, J. Ramirez, T. Griffin, E. Sherbert, and Arvind Gudi

Customer Acuity and Perception of International Retail Stores in Pakistan, M. Y. Siddiqui, Bahaudin Mujtaba, and C. A. Rehman

Work strain, job satisfaction, and intention to quit: The moderating effect of long-term orientation, Randi L. Sims, Cynthia P. Ruppel, and P. Zeidler

Sufficiency Economy and Sustainability. Proceedings of the 2nd Multidisciplinary Research and Innovation for Globally Sustainable Development (MRIGSD) - Valaya Alongkorn Rajabhat University, S. U-Tantada, Bahaudin Mujtaba, M. Yolles, and A. Shoosanuk

Segmentation and Market Strategy: Qualitative Insights from B2B Technology Executives, Art T. Weinstein and William C. Johnson