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May 01, 2013

I remember a time when researchers who wanted to study human behavior had to use one-way mirrors and paper-and-pencil surveys. These days, my faculty don’t want to just ask people what they think of a product. They want to watch people use a product, and evaluate how they react to it.

May 01, 2013
Experiential / Reality-based Learning

Much talk these days focuses on emerging markets as having lost their luster. Once lauded as new economic powers, these markets are now experiencing lowered growth rates and other problems. Experts from industry, academia and government gathered to examine the state of emerging markets in the third in a series of Emerging Market Forums hosted by the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business. [VIDEOS]

May 01, 2013

Research by Sunil Mithas

IT Flexibility Increasingly Drives Effective B2B Partnerships in Era of Cloud Computing and Big Data

Major deals can fall apart when IT systems are inflexible, and the implications are significant for firms' strategies and competitive performance.

May 01, 2013

Research by Russell Wermers

Hedge fund monitoring lag solved; breakthrough formula offers a new shield for institutional investments

May 01, 2013
World Class Faculty & Research

Read the spring 2013 issue of Research @ Smith. This issue's special focus is health care.

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