JSOM Research Ventures


In JSOM Research Ventures, a regular feature in the Jindal School magazine, MANAGEMENT, faculty members provide an inside look into their scholarly efforts to advance the state of the art in management through research. The stories presented here focus on the faculty members, their research interests and the practical significance and potential use of their results in daily business.

Dr. Umit Gurun’s early training in industrial engineering gave him an eye for eliminating wasteful practices and increasing productivity. It also fueled his investigative fires, which now that he is a research economist focus on exposing companies and individuals seeking to gain an unfair over unsuspecting consumers and investors. Gurun’s work is the subject of the JSOM Research Ventures feature in the latest issue of MANAGEMENT, including his award-winning study that looked at the ripple effect of the Bernie Madoff Ponzi scheme.

Read “Researcher Has Knack for Spotting Underhanded Behavior in Marketplace.”

Selection of Research
Term Title
Autumn 2016
Spring 2016
Autumn 2015
Spring 2015
  • 14 JSOM Undergrads Work on Funded Research, featuring students Orson Chi, Andrew Drais, Michael Easton, Dennis Gonzaga, Nicholas Johnson, Gauri Ravindra Kadu, Patrycja Labedz, Brian Kihneman, Samantha Reeder, Marylud Silva, Laura Su, Rebecca Tjahja, Sara Viklund and Jacob Walsh
Autumn 2014
  • Six Rewarded for Research, featuring Dr. Michael Rebello, Dr. Suresh Radhakrishnan, Dr. William Cready, Dr. Rebecca Files, Dr. Özalp Özer and Dr. Daniel Cohen
Spring 2014
Autumn 2013
Spring 2013
Spring 2012
Autumn 2010
Spring 2010
Autumn 2009
Spring 2009
Autumn 2008
Spring 2008
Autumn 2007
Spring 2007