The University of Wollongong Faculty of Business was formed in 2013 following an organisational restructure. It comprised an amalgamation of the former Faculty of Commerce and the Sydney Business School. Related series: Faculty of Commerce - Papers (Archive); Sydney Business School - Papers (Archive).


Papers from 2017

Big data and disaster management: a systematic review and agenda for future research, Shahriar Akter and Samuel Fosso Wamba


Enabling a transformative service system by modeling quality dynamics, Shahriar Akter, Samuel Fosso Wamba, and John D'Ambra


Why PLS-SEM is suitable for complex modeling? An empirical illustration in Big Data Analytics Quality, Shahriar Akter, Samuel Fosso Wamba, and Saifullah Dewan

Migrant peripheral participation in communities and networks of practices, Shamika Almeida and Steve Fox

Sources of finance and export performance: evidence from Thai manufacturing SMEs, Yot Amornkitvikai and Charles Harvie

Introduction: current state and future directions for research on corporate brand management, John Balmer, Shaun M. Powell, Joachim Kernstock, and Tim Oliver Brexendorf


Five tips to get the most out of your workday, Mary Barrett


The psychological contract of international volunteers: an exploratory study, Mary Barrett, Anne N. Cox, and Blake Woodward


Children's attitudes towards Electronic Gambling Machines: An exploratory qualitative study of children who attend community clubs, Amy Bestman, Samantha L. Thomas, Melanie J. Randle, and Hannah Pitt


The effects of corporate social disclosure on firm performance: empirical evidence from Bangladesh, Mohammed Bhuyan, Sudhir C. Lodh, and Nelson Perera

An 1831 discussion on New Public Management, Graham D. Bowrey, Freda C. Hui, and Ciorstan Smark


Financial cost of lymphedema borne by women with breast cancer, John Boyages, Ying Xu, Senia Kalfa, Louise Koelmeyer, Bonny Parkinson, Helen Mackie, Hector Viveros, Paul J. Gollan, and Lucy Taksa


Political capital and CEO entrenchment: evidence from CEO turnover in Chinese non-SOEs, Xiaping Cao, Xiaofei Pan, Meijun Qian, and Gary G. Tian

Exploring the board structures and member profiles of top ASX companies in Australia: An Industry level analysis, Palli Mulla K A Chandrakumara, Grace McCarthy, and John Glynn


Foreign exchange intervention in Asian countries: What determine the odds of success during the credit crisis?, Mei-Ching Chang, Sandy Suardi, and Yuanchen Chang

Thailand's SME participation in ASEAN and East Asian regional economic integration, Teerawat Charoenrat and Charles Harvie

The performance of Thai manufacturing SMEs: data envelopment analysis (DEA) approach, Teerawat Charoenrat and Charles Harvie


Do petrol prices increase faster than they fall in market disequilibria?, Chew Lian Chua, Chamaka De Silva, and Sandy Suardi

A re-examination of Libor rigging: a time-varying cointegration perspective, Chew Lian Chua, Sandy Suardi, and Yuanchen Chang

The gender gap in mathematics achievement: Evidence from Italian data, Dalit Contini, Maria Laura Di Tommaso, and Silvia Mendolia

Benefit corporation no seido sekkei iso to sono sustainability management no eikyou, Anura De Zoysa and Nobyuki Takaoka


Foreign institutional investment, ownership and liquidity: Real and information frictions, Mingfa Ding, Birger Nilsson, and Sandy Suardi


Impact on employee productivity from presenteeism and absenteeism: evidence from a multinational firm in Sri Lanka, Mario Fernando, Peter Caputi, and Fred D. Ashbury


How do we stop volunteer emergency service workers quitting?, Vivien Forner, Michael L. Jones, and Yoke J. Berry


Social media adoption and use for improved emergency services operations: the case of the NSW SES, Samuel Fosso Wamba, Andrew Edwards, and Shahriar Akter


Big data analytics and firm performance: effects of dynamic capabilities, Samuel Fosso Wamba, Angappa Gunasekaran, Shahriar Akter, Steven Ji-Fan Ren, Rameshwar Dubey, and Stephen J. Childe

Guest editorial: transforming operations and production management using big data and business analytics: future research directions, Samuel Fosso Wamba, Eric W. T Ngai, Frederick Riggins, and Shahriar Akter

Sustainability and the consumer-citizen's consumption consciousness, Julie E. Francis and Davis

Asymmetry in the permanent price impact of block purchases and sales: theory and empirical evidence, Alex Frino, Vito Mollica, Maria Romano, and Zeyang Zhou

Does the probability of Informed Trading Model Fit Empirical Data?, Quan Gan, Wang Chun Wei, and David Johnstone


The value-added role of industry specialist advisors in M&As, Michael Graham, Terry S. Walter, Alfred Yawson, and Huizhong Zhang

Big data and predictive analytics for supply chain and organizational performance, Angappa Gunasekaran, Thanos Papadopoulos, Rameshwar Dubey, Samuel Fosso Wamba, Stephen J. Childe, Benjamin Hazen, and Shahriar Akter

The Relationship Between Responsible Leadership and Organisational Commitment and the Mediating Effect of Employee Turnover Intentions: An Empirical Study with Australian Employees, Md Amlan Haque, Mario Fernando, and Peter Caputi

Labour migration, food expenditure, and household food security in Eastern Indonesia, Alfiah Hasanah, Silvia Mendolia, and Oleg Yerokhin

Political connections, audit opinions and auditor choice: Evidence from the ousters of government officers, Ku He, Xiaofei Pan, and Gary G. Tian


Home prices tell us the value the public puts on green spaces, Shanaka Herath


Planning sustainable cities and regions: towards more equitable development, Shanaka Herath

Gambling with the public sphere: accounting's contribution to debate on social issues, Helen J. Irvine and Lee C. Moerman

Sequencing risk for baby boomers: Prosperity or poverty, Loretta A. Iskra and Ciorstan Smark

Exploring the perception and attitude on food safety: A market situation in Thailand, Pensri Jaroenwanit, Pornpirat Kantatasiri, and Uraiporn Kattiyapornpong

Relationships between organizational justice, organizational trust and organizational commitment: a cross-cultural study of China, South Korea and Australia, Zhou Jiang, Paul J. Gollan, and Gordon Brooks

Sensitivity of the discount rate to the expected payoff in project valuation, David Johnstone

When are investment projects in the same risk class?, David Johnstone


Enriching leadership of volunteers in the emergency services, Michael L. Jones and Yoke J. Berry

Predicting corporate bankruptcy: an evaluation of alternative statistical frameworks, Stewart Jones, David Johnstone, and Roy Wilson

The academic game: compliance and resistance in universities, Senia Kalfa, Adrian Wilkinson, and Paul J. Gollan

The link between strategic human resource management and job engagement in Thai health-care industry, Uraiporn Kattiyapornpong and Anne N. Cox

Premium subsidies and demand for private health insurance: results from a regression discontinuity design, Nathan Kettlewell, Olena Stavrunova, and Oleg Yerokhin


Unpacking brand management superiority: Examining the interplay of brand management capability, brand orientation and formalisation, Wai Jin J. Lee, Aron O'Cass, and Phyra Sok


Testing for differences in technical efficiency among groups within an industry, Phuong Le, Charles Harvie, and Amir Arjomandi

Pedagogies across borders: perspectives from teaching staff and students engaged with transnational programmes in Hong Kong, Pollyanna Magne, Oxana Poverjuc, and Troy W. Heffernan

Panel evidence on the impact of toursim growth on poverty, poverty gap and income inequality, Renuka Mahadevan and Sandy Suardi


A simple endogenous growth model with endogenous fertility and environmental concern, Simone Marsiglio


On the carrying capacity and the optimal number of visitors in tourism destinations, Simone Marsiglio


The association of earnings quality with corporate performance: evidence from the emerging market of China, Shiguang Ma and Liangbo Ma

Measuring economic change in the Illawarra: an integrated framework, Ashkan Masouman and Charles Harvie

Regional economic modelling through an embedded econometric-interindustry framework, Ashkan Masouman and Charles Harvie

Embedding knowledge management into business processes, Peter R. Massingham and Moshary Al-Holaibi

Is education the mechanism through which family background affects economic outcomes? A generalised approach to mediation analysis, Silvia Mendolia and Peter M. Siminski


Does big data analytics influence frontline employees in services marketing?, Saradhi Motamarri, Shahriar Akter, and Venkata K. Yanamandram


Does Frontline Employees' Empowerment Make A Difference In Data Driven Services?, Saradhi Motamarri, Shahriar Akter, and Venkata K. Yanamandram


Alcohol-related incidents in Residence; what are the demographics?, Rebekah A. Murray-Smith


Big Data Analytics in Electronic Markets, Eric W. T Ngai, Angappa Gunasekaran, Samuel Fosso Wamba, Shahriar Akter, and Rameshwar Dubey


The behaviour of U.S. public debt and deficits during the global financial crisis, Thanh Dat Nguyen, Sandy Suardi, and Chew Lian Chua


Accounting conservatism, bank lending and firm investment: Evidence from a quasi-experiment of China's stimulus package, Xiaofei Pan


Political connections and corporate investments: Evidence from the recent anti-corruption campaign in China, Xiaofei Pan and Gary G. Tian

Sinks of social exclusion or springboards for social mobility? Analysing the roles of disadvantaged neighbourhoods in urban Australia, Hal Pawson and Shanaka Herath

Absorptive capacity in foreign subsidiaries: The effects of language-sensitive recruitment, language training, and interunit knowledge transfer, Vesa Peltokorpi

Corporate language proficiency in reverse knowledge transfer: A moderated mediation model of shared vision and communication frequency, Vesa Peltokorpi and Sachiko Yamao

Social Accounting into Action: Religion as ‘Moral Source’, Stephanie Perkiss and Dale Tweedie

National pro-poor spending programmes and their effect on income inequality and poverty: Evidence from Vietnam, Van Phuc Phan, Martin J. O'Brien, Silvia Mendolia, and Alfredo R. Paloyo


Marketing for sustainability: Extending the conceptualisation of the marketing mix to drive value for individuals and society at large, Alan A. Pomering

Hybrid accounts: Shell's letter to Mr and Mrs shareholder, Sanja Pupovac and Lee C. Moerman

Deliberate practice and entrepreneurial decision-making among micro-entrepreneurs in Sri Lanka, Nadeera Ranabahu Mudiyanselage, Mary Barrett, and Lee C. Moerman

Increasing Civic Participation Through Market Segmentation, Melanie J. Randle and Sara Dolnicar

Embracing the humanistic vision: Recurrent themes in Peter Roberts' recent writings, James Reveley

Optimal standard measures for marketing, John R. Rossiter

Methodological Guidelines for Advertising Research, John R. Rossiter and Larry Percy

Investigating the impact of donor funding: a case study on Lebanon, Ali Salman Saleh and Charles Harvie


Banks' efficiency and credit risk analysis using by-production approach: the case of Iranian banks, Ruhul Salim, Amir Arjomandi, and K Dakpo

Eco-socio innovation: Underpinning sustainable entrepreneurship and social innovation, Jonathan M. Scott, Patrick M. Dawson, and John Thompson


Evaluating airline operational performance: A Luenberger-Hicks-Moorsteen productivity indicator, Juergen Heinz Seufert, Amir Arjomandi, and K Herve Dakpo


How do materialists choose prominent brands in emerging markets?, Vida Siahtiri and Wai Jin J. Lee

Linking entrepreneurial orientation and small service firm performance through marketing resources and marketing capability: A moderated mediation model, Phyra Sok, Lan Snell, Wai Jin J. Lee, and Keo Mony Sok

A closer look at the causes and consequences of frequent stock trading, Michal Strahilevitz


Public attitudes towards gambling product harm and harm reduction strategies: An online study of 16-88 year olds in Victoria, Australia, Samantha L. Thomas, Melanie J. Randle, Amy Bestman, Hannah Pitt, Steven Bowe, Sean Cowlishaw, and Mike Daube


An Investigation of Death Care and the Funeral Industry in Australia, Sandra van der Laan and Lee C. Moerman


Consumers lose out in funeral industry lacking competition and regulation: study, Sandra van der Laan and Lee C. Moerman

Shifts in the enjoyment of healthy and unhealthy behaviors affect short- and long-term postbariatric weight loss, Anna-Leena Vuorinen, Michal Strahilevitz, Brian Wansink, and Debra L. Safer

Dual consumer-organisation identification in international alliances and partnerships: consumers' supportive intentions towards local and foreign firms, Stephen Wilkins, Muhammad Mohsin Butt, and Troy W. Heffernan

Macroeconomic shocks and stock market returns: the case of Korea, Eunsun Yang, Sunghyun H. Kim, Maria H. Kim, and Doojin Ryu

Seek or destroy? Examining value creation and destruction in behaviour maintenance in social marketing, Nadia Zainuddin, Kendall Dent, and Wing Yin Leona Tam

Papers from 2016

How does social media analytics create value?, Shahriar Akter, Mithu Bhattacharya, Samuel Fosso Wamba, and Sutapa Aditya


Big data analytics in e-commerce: A systematic review and agenda for future research, Shahriar Akter and Samuel Fosso Wamba


How to improve firm performance using big data analytics capability and business strategy alignment?, Shahriar Akter, Samuel Fosso Wamba, Angappa Gunasekaran, Rameshwar Dubey, and Stephen J. Childe

When "embedded" means "stuck": Moderating effects of job embeddedness in adverse work environments, David Allen, Vesa Peltokorpi, and Alex Rubenstein

The role of contextual factors in employer recruitment decision making: evidence from regional Australia, Shamika Almeida and Santina Bertone

Making the cut: occupation-specific factors influencing employers in their recruitment and selection of immigrant professionals in the information technology and accounting occupations in regional Australia, Shamika Almeida and Mario Fernando


Unhappy workplaces look a lot like unhappy marriages, new research shows, Irit Alony

The impact of finance on the performance of Thai manufacturing SMEs, Yot Amornkitvikai and Charles Harvie