2009

Research seminar schedule

Wednesday 28 January

Professor O. M. Mathew

Rhythm, Karma, Transmigration and Cyclic Time-Scale as Salient Features of Indian Philosophy.

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Thursday 29 January

Tae Hee Moon and So Young Sohn

Technology Credit Scoring Model Considering both SME Characteristics and Economic Conditions: The Korean Case

Thursday 26 February

Professor John Friend (Stradspan Limited, UK)

Planning under Pressure: an Interactive Approach

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Friday 13 March

Professor Kaoru Yamaguchi (Doshisha University, Japan)

An Introduction to Macroeconomic Modeling Using Systems Dynamics

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Thursday 7 May

Rebecca Bednarek (Victoria Management School)

Strategising for legitimacy in pluralistic contexts: Exploring New Zealand’s high-tech research sector.

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Thursday 14 May

Associate Professor Jarrod Haar (Waikato University)

The Benefits of Supporting Maori Culture in Organisations: A Study of Maori Employees.

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Thursday 11 June

Dr Sally Riad (Victoria Management School)

Invoking Cleopatra to Read the Shifting Grid of Leadership.

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Thursday 2 July

Dr Todd Bridgman (Victoria University)

Beyond the Manager’s Moral Dilemma: Rethinking the ‘Ideal Type'Business Ethics Case.

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Thursday 16 July

Professor Paul F. Clark (Department of Labor Studies and Employment Relations Penn State University)

Reshaping of Labor-Management Relations in the U.S.

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Thursday 23 July

Associate Professor Urs Daellenbach (Victoria University)

‘Belonging’ to a Virtual Research Centre: Exploring the Influence of Social Capital Formation Processes on Member Identification in a Virtual Organization.

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Monday 10 August

Richard Zining Guo (School of Management, Boston University)

Structuring Innovation Strategies: The Case of Automobile Fuel Economy

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Thursday 13 August

David Rees ( Victoria University)

Understanding the impact of context on the design and implementation of care for people with chronic conditions: a system dynamics approach.

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Thursday 10 Sept

Dr Jim Sheffield (Victoria University)

Collaborative Urban Planning in Auckland?

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Monday 28 September

Prof. P.R. Bhatt

Competitiveness of New Zealand: A Comparison with Five Countries.

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Friday 30 October

Professor Dr. Klaus Moeller (Pforzheim University, Germany)

Logistics Networks – Structural Design and Performance Indicators.

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Thursday 5 November

Cesar Guala Catalan (Victoria University) - Institutional change in National Tourism Administrations: the case of the Chilean Tourism National Board Sernatur.

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Thursday 19 November

Dr John Moriarty (Victoria University)

Finding New Theory? How can we Know?

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Thursday 26 November

Prof Mike Pidd (Lancaster University, UK) - Modelling Career Development in the European Commission.

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Wednesday 9 December

Natalia Pushkavera (Victoria University)

Authenticity in Tourist Experience Phenomenological Perspective.

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