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Lazaridis Institute Funded Research

The following is a list of research projects supported by seed grants from the Lazaridis Institute.

Year

Research Team

Discipline

Project Title

Amount

2018

Ling Chu, Robert Mathieu,  Chima Mbagwu

Accounting

Non-GAAP disclosure in Canadian high tech companies

$5,700

2018

Ivona Hideg, Shira Mor (Ono Academic College, Israel), Frederic Godart (INSEAD), Yuval Engel (University of Amsterdam)

OB/HRM

Tackling the gender gap in entrepreneurship: The role of benevolent sexist attitudes in under-funding of female-led ventures

$7,988

2018

Ammara Mahmood, Nir Vulkan (Oxford)

Marketing

Impact of equity crowdfunding on product innovation and adoption

$9,705

2018

Bill Morrison, Bradley Ruffle

Economics

Do pre-filled online forms encourage more accurate reporting?

$10,000

2018

Hamid Noori

Operations & Decision Sciences

IoT-enabled business models in product-service systems

$5,000

2018

Simon Taggar, Anne Domurath

OB/HRM, Policy

Developing scalable businesses: A study of a high-technology accelerator's outcomes

$9,814

2017

Ling Chu, Robert Mathieu, Chima Mbagwu, Ping Zhang (University of Toronto)

Accounting

Non-GAAP disclosure in Canadian high tech companies 

$10,000

2017

Hae Joo Kim

Marketing

Hiding behind the screen: Screen size, guilt and impulsivity

$5,216

2017

Zhenfeng Ma

Marketing

Product capability versus usability: Insights from a two-sided perspective of designers and users

$8,581

2017

Oliver Masakure, Patricia McLaren, Josephine McMurray

Business Technology Management

Building high growth firms in Canada: Profiles in courage

$8,702

2017

Rosemary McGowan, Eddy Ng (Dalhousie University)

Business Technology Management

Women in leadership pipelines in tech-intensive industries: Discourses of senior leaders, middle-level managers and MBA students

$8,367

2017

Hamid Noori, Constantin Blome (University of Sussex)

Operations and Decision Sciences

Building transient collaborative networks to help start-ups grow

$8,558

2017

Grant Packard

Marketing

Conversation dynamics: The impact of when and how technology-mediated agents speak to customers

$8,346

2017

Brian Smith

Finance

'Smart' money: The role of networks and institutions in funding early stage growth

$9,990

2017

Simon Taggar, Anne Domurath

OB/HRM, Policy

Shared leadership in high technology growth firms

$9,907

Externally Funded Research

Numerous faculty members are engaged in research pertinent to the Lazaridis Institute. The following is a list of their research programmes funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC).

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Year

Research Team

Award Type

Project Title

Amount

2017

Grant Packard (PI), Jonah Berger

Insight Development Grant - Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

(Technology Mediated) Conversation Dynamics

$61,089

2017

Fang Wang, Bixia Xu

Insight Development Grant - Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

Where should firms invest? The structure and strategy of firm resource allocation and budgeting

$53,572

2017

Nicole Coviello (PI), Anne Domurath, Sarah Wilner

Insight Grant - Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

What lies beneath: How marketing capabilities and their micro-foundations shape innovation success

$135,205

2017

Tripat Gill (PI), Zhenfeng Ma, Ping Zhao

Insight Grant - Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

The role of emotions in innovation adoption: Theoretical model and marketing applications

$164,618

2017

Zhenfeng Ma (PI), Chatura Ranaweera, Kristof Coussement

Insight Grant - Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

Investigating the impact of online word of mouth on innovation diffusion: A multidimensional approach to capturing consumer online sentiment

$228,936

2017

Fabricio Perez (PI), Andriy Shkilko

Insight Grant - Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

Price discovery and market fragmentation

$129,800

2017

Josephine McMurray (PI), Heidi Sveistrup, Judith Sixsmith, Katherine Kuschel, Kerstin Ettl, Vesna Mandakovic

Connection Grant - Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

From exception to rule: The role of regional innovation ecosystems in the development of women entrepreneurs

$24,917

2016

Laurie Barclay, Principal (Sole) Investigator

Insight Grant - Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

Enhancing fairness in the workplace: Understanding employee and manager's experiences of justice and overcoming obstacles to enacting fairness

$147,385

2016

Josephine McMurray (PI), Jim Wallace, Chatura Ranaweera, Richard Booth

Insight Development Grant - Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

Mobile smart surveys: Does context matter when we share experience data with researchers?

$62,939

2016

Sarah Wilner, Principal (Sole) Investigator

Insight Development Grant - Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada

Speaking from experience: Investigating new means of evaluating experiential marketing campaigns

$60,870

Annual Lazaridis Report 2018

Request a copy of the 2018 Annual Lazaridis Report, Grow Global: Performance Drivers of Canadian Technology Firms.