Liyue Yan

PhD Candidate in Strategic Management & Entrepreneurship

M.S., University of Maryland, College Park; B.E., Southwestern University of Finance & Economics, China

Liyue studies the impact of winning awards on individuals’ behaviors, as well as their consequential effects on organizational outcomes. Specifically, she ask (1) how winning awards and grants change individuals’, especially knowledge works’ career choices, including entrepreneurial entry, and (2) how winning awards change decision makers’ herding behaviors in strategic decision making and investment activities. Her research aims to provide implications on how to improve the quality of managerial decisions, and how to effectively utilize awards for better organizational and societal outcomes. 

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