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Research at Smith

Smith School faculty members produce research published in top journals and cited by top scholars. Research at Smith highlights the best of this work, focusing on papers published in the 50 business journals used in the Financial Times Research Rank.

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How Our Need To Reciprocate Could Be The Key To Getting Healthy

The Human Desire To Repay Favors Is A Better Motivator Than Personal Gain To Change Behaviors, Finds New Research

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21 for 2021: Midyear Stocks To Watch

David Kass adds nine new companies to his watch list

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Buying and Selling a House in a Hot Market

Advice for Buyers, Sellers and Homeowners Who Are Staying Put

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Dispersed Teams Succeed Fast But Fail Slow. And That’s A Problem.

Co-Located Teams Are Better At Abandoning Failing Projects, Research Finds

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5 Tips For Adapting Better in a Crisis

What Organizations Can Learn from the Pandemic

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The Walmart-McDonald's Split

And What It Says About the Future of the Store-in-Store Concept

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Faculty Accolades

Maryland Smith’s Gah-Yi Ban Wins INFORMS Operations Management Research Award
Maryland Smith’s Gah-Yi Ban won the 2021 Best Operations Management paper in Operations Research from the Institute for Operations Research…
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Maryland Smith’s Elmaghraby Wins INFORMS Distinguished Service Award
Maryland Smith’s Wedad Elmaghraby, professor of operations management and management science, was awarded the Distinguished Service Award…
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Maryland Smith Researchers Awarded NSA Funding for ‘Cost-Benefit Analysis of Information Sharing’

The National Security Agency's Laboratory for Telecommunication Sciences (LTS) has awarded research funding for a project titled "Cost-…

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Contact

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301-405-5283

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