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August 31: Dwight Ehrlichman, What Fraction of Stock Option Grants to Top Executive have been Backdated or Manipulated?
September 2: Jamie Carpenter, Brand and Price Advertising in Online Markets
September 4: Kelly Bradish, Diagnosis: Mismanagement of Resources
September 9: Harold "Jody" Lewis, A Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm on Job-Shop Scheduling Problems
September 23: Emily Becker, The Value of Great Teaching
September 28: Cody Buch, Ethical Issues in Tracking Cellular Telephones at an Event
October 2: Bart Klarmann, Pricing strategies for perishable products: the case of Vienna and the hotel reservation system hrs.com
October 5: Mike Neuer, A multiobjective optimization model for processing and distributing biosolids to reuse fields
October 7: Ashley Gowan, When do employees become entrepreneurs?
October 14: Lindsey Bryson, Computational Biology and Medical Applications
October 21: Courtney Council, Does Transaction Misalignment Matter for Firm Survival at All Stages of the Industry Life Cycle?
October 23: Brandon Newman, Fraser Health uses mathematical programming to plan its inpatient hospital network
October 30: Neal Beckett, Measuring open source software success
November 2: Tim Betzel, R&D in the Pharmaceutical Industry: A world of small innovations
November 4: Kimberly Omar, An economic evaluation model of product mix flexibility
November 6: Maureen Gates, Rocket Science Retailing: The 2006 Philip McCord Morse Lecture
November 9: Sean Keller, Are confident CEOs born or made?
November 11: Brad Lovejoy, Improving Resource Efficiency through Management Science
November 16: Christin Haynes, OR Process Skills Transform an Out-of-control Call Center into a Strategic Asset
November 18: Crystal Warren, Behavioral Management Science