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Research@Smith: Spring 2011

May 01, 2011
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Predicting—and Preventing—Turnover
Research by Gilad Chen
Changes in job satisfaction are a good predictor of an employee’s turnover intentions.

Conference Calls for Merger Announcements 
Research by Michael Kimbrough
Conference calls around merger announcements help companies gain credibility and favorably influence stock prices, but only if your CEO is well-spoken and well-prepared.

Public-Private Institutions in Emerging Markets 
Research by Rafael Corredoira
Argentina’s government-sponsored institutions helped the wine industry thrive.

Supply Chain Management Center
Managing cyber supply chains in a risky and volatile world.

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