Research at Maryland Smith

We know marketing, finance, accounting, logisitics and management. We have PhDs in all of that, plus real-world experience as consultants and business leaders with Fortune 500 companies. We have worked on Wall Street, Main Street and in government offices from the White House to the SEC. We have specialized knowledge in nearly every industry, from energy to entertainment. We speak Chinese, Spanish, Turkish and more than a dozen other languages. We have networks that span six continents. We attend key events and read the latest books, newspapers and journals. We are the thought leaders at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business.

Smith Brain Trust

Professors offer insights on hot business topics in Smith Brain Trust, a weekly newsletter that focuses on current events and practical tips for busy working professionals.

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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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The Way Forward

COVID-19 Widened Existing Inequities for Career Women. Here’s How We Get Back on Track.

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Finance Themes to Watch for During COP26

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A Better Fix for the Supply Chain Crisis 

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After the ‘Great Resignation,’ How To Have a Great Negotiation

For a record number of Americans, 2021 has been the year they said, “I quit.”

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How Google’s Third-Party Cookie Change Will Impact Online Advertising

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Do This Before You Hang Out With Friends To Have More Fun.

A Quick Meeting To Set Expectations Makes Shared Experiences More Enjoyable, Research Finds

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Faculty Accolades

Maryland Smith’s Michael Fu Works to Improve Kidney Transplants With NSF Grant
Maryland Smith’s Michael Fu received a National Science Foundation grant for research to improve kidney transplants. The project combines…
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Wermers Becomes First Paul J. Cinquegrana Chair in Finance

The University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business has named Russ Wermers as the Paul J. Cinquegrana ’63 Endowed Chair in…

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Maryland Smith's Ritu Agarwal Elected 2021 INFORMS Fellow
Maryland Smith’s Ritu Agarwal was elected as a fellow of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS). The…
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Contact

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