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Research and Publications

Saunders College of Business research is published in the world's most respected, peer-reviewed journals and academic publications. For an annual review of highlighted scholarly research from Saunders Faculty, please visit the RIT Annual Scholarship Report, or for a full list including the latest published results, please see below.

Research topics

You’ll find thought leadership at Saunders College goes beyond our academic areas. Our faculty expertise extends to a variety of relevant topics that often cross the usual defined boundaries. This collaborative approach helps you learn how to work across functions and create solutions that shape the future.

Some featured research topics include: Cybersecurity, Social media and entrepreneurship, Fraud and litigation risk, Auditing and pricing decisions, Financial regulations, Stock market trading algorithms, Creativity in technology management, Corporate social responsibility, Social capital and work relationships, Leadership, and IT adoption in U.S. healthcare.

Faculty Research

  • Gold, Steven, Wolfe, J., (2017). Predicting Business College Retention and Persistence: Game-Based Behavioral indicators. Academy of Business Journal.
  • Gold, Steven, Boehner, R., (2012). The Influence of the Marketing Mix on the Diffusion of Innovation: Bass Model Redux. Academy of Business Journal.
  • Gold, Steven, (2012). The Impact of Trading Volume on Next Day Stock Returns in the DJIA 2007-2009. Journal of Applied Financial Research.
  • Gold, Steven, (2019). Integrating Volatility and Trend Conditions in the Design of an Effective Stock Market Algorithmic Trading System. Journal of Applied Financial Research.
  • Gold, Steven, Wolfe, J., (2012). The Validity and Effectivness of a Business Game Beta Test. Simulation &amp&#x3b; Gaming.
  • Gold, Steven, Gold, H., (2010). Beat the Market: An Interactive Microeconomics Simulation. Journal of Economics Education.
  • Gold, Steven, Faria, A., Hutchinson, D., Wellington, W., (2009). Developments in Business: A Review of the Past 40 Years. Simulation & Gaming.
  • Gold, Steven, Wolfe, J., (2007). A Study of Business Game Stock Price Algorithms. Simulation &amp&#x3b; Gaming.
  • Gold, Steven, (2005). System-Dynamics-Based Modeling of Business Simulation Algorithms. International Journal of Simulation and Gaming.
  • Gold, Steven, (2004). Price-Volume Relationships and Stock Returns. Journal of Accounting and Finance Research.
  • Hansen, Sean, Berente, N., Lyytinen, K., (2008). Emerging Principles for Requirements Processes in Organizational Contexts. Networking and Information Systems.
  • Hansen, Sean, McLaughlin, M., Cram, W., Gogan, J., (2015). Snowfall and a stolen laptop. Journal of Information Technology Teaching Cases.
  • Hansen, Sean, Dennis, A., Rennecker, J., (2010). Invisible Whispering: Restructuring Meeting Processes with Instant Messaging. Decision Sciences Journal.
  • Hansen, Sean, Rennecker, J., (2010). Getting on the same page: Collective hermeneutics in a systems development team. Information and Organization.
  • Hansen, Sean, Xiao, X., Lindberg, A., Lyytinen, K., (2018). "Computing" Requirements for Open Source Software: A Distributed Cognitive Approach. Journal of the AIS.
  • Hansen, Sean, Marabelli, M., Newell, S., Frigerio, C., (2017). The Light and Dark Side of The Black Box: Sensor-Based Technology in the Automotive Industry. Communications of the AIS.
  • Hansen, Sean, Liu, M., Tu, Q., (2014). The Community Source Approach to Software Development and the Kuali Experience . Communications of the ACM.
  • Hansen, Sean, Xiao, X., Lindberg, A., Lyytinen, K., (2018). &quot&#x3b;Computing&quot&#x3b; Requirements for Open Source Software: A Distributed Cognitive Approach. Journal of the AIS.
  • Hansen, Sean, Pierce, E., (2013). Technology, Trust, and Effectiveness in Virtual Teams . International Journal of Management &amp&#x3b; Business.
  • Hansen, Sean, Bateman, P., Pike, J., Berente, N., (2012). Time for a Post-Mortem?: Business Professionals' Perspectives on the Disillusionment of Virtual Worlds. Journal of Virtual Worlds Research.