Technology and Operations Management (TOM) Alumni Research Workshop

August 20, 2014


Technology & Operations Management Unit

All Seminars and
Conferences ยป

Technology and Operations Management (TOM) Alumni Research Workshop

All events will take place in the Baker 102 classroom in Baker Library

Aug 20
8:00 - 8:30 AM


8:30 - 9:15 AM

Crowdsourced Digital Goods and Firm Productivity

Frank Nagle, Harvard Business School
9:15 - 10:00 AM

Codifying Prior Art and Patenting: A Natural Experiment of Herbal Patent Prior Art Adoption at the USPTO and EPO

Raj Choudhury and Tarun Khanna, Harvard Business School
10:00 - 10:30 AM


10:30 - 11:15 AM

Process Specialization and the Coordination of Complex Tasks: Evidence from the Management of Hospital Inpatients

Rezwan Haque and Robert Huckman, Harvard Business School
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

Competing with Complementors: An Empirical Look at

Feng Zhu, Harvard Business School, and Qihong Liu, University of Oklahoma
12:00 - 12:30 PM

"My Bad!" The Impact of Internal Attribution and Ambiguity of Responsibility on Learning from Failure

Brad Staats, University of North Carolina
12:30 - 1:30 PM


1:30 - 2:15 PM


Matt Marx and Bram Timmermans, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
2:15 - 3:00 PM

Conferences as a Vehicle for Collaborative Discovery and Innovation

Sen Chai, NBER
3:00 - 3:15 PM


3:15 - 4:00 PM

Agent Heterogeneity in Two-Sided Platforms: Crowdfunding Stars

Anil Doshi, Harvard Business School
4:00 - 4:30 PM

The Persistence of Customer Misalignment

Ryan Buell and Dennis Campbell, Harvard Business School