BABCOCK GRADUATE SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT
PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES SUMMARY
FOR JULY 1, 1997 TO JUNE 30, 1998

 
 
 


 
 
 

I. Publications, Performances, Exhibits
 
 

Dierks, Paul A.

"What Is EVA, and How Can It Help Your Company?" Management Accounting, November 1997, pp. 52-58.
 
 

Flynn, Barbara B.

(with Schroeder, R.G., Sakakibara, S., Flynn, E. J. and Bates, K.A.) "The World Class Manufacturing Project: A Retrospective View of Research Issues and Methodology" International Journal of Operations and Production Management, 1997, 17(7), pp. 671-685.

(with Sakikabara, S., Schroeder, R.G. and Morris, W.T.) "The Impact of Just-in-Time Manufacturing and its Infrastructure on Manufacturing Performance" Management Science, 1997, 43(9).
 
 

Flynn, E. James

(with Schroeder, R.G., Sakakibara, S., Flynn, Barbara. and Bates, K.A.) "The World Class Manufacturing Project: A Retrospective View of Research Issues and Methodology" International Journal of Operations and Production Management, 1997, 17(7), pp. 671-685.
 
 

Meredith, Jack R.

(with Marsh, R.) "Changes in Performance Measures on the Factory Floor" Production and Inventory Management Journal, Vol. 39, No. 1 (First Quarter), pp. 39-40.

(with Marsh, R.F. and McCutcheon, D.M.) "The Life Cycle of Manufacturing Cells" International Journal of Operations and Production Management, Vol. 17, No. 12, pp. 1167-1182.

(with Shafer, S.) The Management of Operations, 5th edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1998.

(with Vineyard, M.L. and Wilson, E.S.) "Inventory and Capacity Management of Natural Gas Under Deregulation" Production and Inventory Management Journal, Vol. 38, No. 3, pp. 57-63.

(with Hartley, J., McCutcheon, D., and Kamath, R.) "An Empirical Study of Product Development Technical Success: The Effect of Supplierís Involvement" IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, Vol. 44, No. 3 (Aug), pp. 258-267.
 
 

Middaugh, J. Kendall

(with Koch, B.S. and Klammer, T.) "Improving Capital Budgeting Decisions" AICPA, Professional Development Institute, Denton, TX, 1997.
 
 

Moyer, R. Charles

(with J. McGuigan and W. Kretlow) Contemporary Financial Management, West Publishing, Seventh edition, 1998.

"Electric Utility Deregulation: Myth and Reality" Babcock School Magazine, Fall/Winter, 1997.
 
 

Patel, Ajay

(with Dierks, P.) "What is EVA, and How Can it Help Your Company?" Management Accounting, 1997, pp. 52-58.

(with Bhabra, H. and Lee, Y.) "An Empirical Examination of Calls of Convertible Bonds When They are Out of the Money," Advances in Financial Planning and Forecasting 7, 1997, pp. 83-105.
 
 

Peacock, Peter

"Data Mining in Marketing: Part I" Marketing Management, 1998, pp. 9-18.

"Data Mining in Marketing: Part II" Marketing Management, 1998, pp. 15-25.
 
 

Peterman, Michelle

"The Effects on Abstract and Concrete Goals on Information Processing" Psychology and Marketing, 1997, Vol. 14(6), pp. 561-583.
 
 

Resnick, Bruce G.

(with Cheol, S. Eun) International Financial Management, Irwin/McGraw-Hill, 1998.
 
 

II. Papers and Presentations
 
 

Boone, Derrick S.

Paper: "A Model of Adoption and Diffusion Incorporating Protection Motivation Theory" Association for Consumer Research, Tucson, AZ, October 1997.
 
 

Dierks, Paul A.

Paper: (with Fraction, Karyn and Fraction, Scott) "SaveCo Discount Centers, Inc." Society for Case Research Summer Case Workshop, Kearney, NE, July 1997.

Paper: (with Feeley, Susan and Mach, Stan) "Habitat for Humanity Cabarrus County" Society for Case Research Summer Case Workshop, Kearney, NE, July 1997.

Paper: (with Baugh, John) "Taylor & Shaw" Society for Case Research Summer Case Workshop, Kearney, NE, July 1997.

Paper: (with Sharp, Jim) "Lancaster Construction Company: Implementing an EVA Model for A Non-Publicly Traded Company" North American Case Research Association (NACRA), Case Meeting, Cincinnati, OH, October 1997.

Presentation: "Teaching EVA with Cases" IMA/AAA Case Symposium, Los Angeles, CA, March, 1998.
 
 

Ferner, Jack D.

Paper: (with Doerr, Heath) "Biz-Nexus, LLC: Art Odyssey and Internet Site Promotions" NACRA, Cincinati, OH, November 1997.

Paper: (with Scherer, Brian) "New Belgium Bakery" SECRA, Charleston, SC, February 1998.
 
 

Flynn Barbara B.

Paper: "Fast Product Innovation and Product Quality: Strategic Alliance or Tradeoff?" Presented in symposium entitled, "New Directions in New Product Development: Research Supported by the National Science Foundationís Transformations to Quality Organizations Program," at the Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, August 1997.

Paper: (Schroeder, R.G. and Flynn, E.J) "An Empirical Investigation of the Hayes and Wheelwright Framework" Proceedings, Decision Sciences Institute Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, November 1997.
 
 

Flynn, E. James

Paper: (Schroeder, R.G. and Flynn, Barbara) "An Empirical Investigation of the Hayes and Wheelwright Framework" Proceedings, Decision Sciences Institute Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, November 1997.
 
 

Lord, Michael D.

Paper: "A Model of Interdivisional Organizational Learning: Transfer and Sharing of New Market Knowledge within the Firm" (published in Proceedings), Academy of International Business-SE, Atlanta, GA, November 1997.

Paper: (with Fowler, Sally W.) "Strategy Making, Uncertainty, and Complexity: The Case of China" Strategic Management Society, Barcelona, Spain, October 1997.
 
 

Moyer, R. Charles

Paper: (with Ajay Patel) "The Equity Market Risk Premium: An International Perspective" Financial Management Association International European Conference, Lisbon, Portugal, June 1997.

Paper: (with C. Bathala and R. Rao) "Information Effects of Dividend and Earnings Announcements on Price Differentials of Dual Class Shares" Financial Management Association Meeting, Honolulu, HI, October 1997.

Paper: (with Ajay Patel and Ajay Khorana) "An Examination of Equity Risk Premium Forecasts in the G-6 Countries" Southern Finance Association Conference, Baltimore, MD, November 1997.

Paper: (with Ajay Patel and Ajay Khorana) "An Examination of Equity Risk Premium Forecasts in the G-6 Countries" Chicago Quantitative Alliance Conference, Chicago, IL, September 1997.
 
 

Nash, Robert

Paper: (with Megginson, William and Netter, Jeffry) "The Long-Term Return to Investors in Share-Issue Privatizations" Financial Management Association Meeting, Honolulu, HI, October 1997.

Paper: (with Megginson, William and Netter, Jeffry) "The Long-Term Return to Investors in Share-Issue Privatizations" Southern Finance Association Meeting, Baltimore, MD, November 1997.
 
 

Patel, Ajay

Paper: (with Sudip Datta and Mai Iskandar-Datta) "Bank Monitoring and the Pricing of Corporate Public Debt" Financial Management Association Internationalís European Conference, Lisbon, Portugal, June 1997.

Paper: (with Khorana, Ajay and Moyer, R. Charles) "The Ex Ante Equity Market Risk Premium: An International Perspective" Chicago Quantitative Alliance Conference, Chicago, IL, September 1997.

Paper: (with Khorana, Ajay and Moyer, R. Charles) "The Ex Ante Equity Market Risk Premium: An International Perspective" Southern Finance Association Conference, Baltimore, MD, November 1997.

Paper: (with Moyer, R. Charles) "The Equity Market Risk Premium: A Critical Look at Alternative Ex Ante Estimates" Southern Finance Association Conference, Baltimore, MD, November 1997.

Presentation: (with Brooks, Raymond) "Seasoned Security Offerings: Why Does the Market React Differently to Debt and Equity Offers?" Presented at the annual conference of the Midwest Finance Association Meeting, Chicago, IL, March 1998.
 
 

Resnick, Bruce G.

Paper: "Universal Currency Hedging for International Equity Portfolios under Parameter Uncertainty" European Financial Management Association Conference, Lisbon, Portugal, June 1998.
 
 

Saladin, Brooke A.

Presentation: "A Case Study In The Service Industry" APICS Conference; Washington, DC, October 26-29, 1997.

Presentation: "The DSI/APICS Service Operations Connection" panel discussion, DSI Meeting, San Diego, CA, November 1997.
 
 

Shoesmith, Gary L.

US, Southeast, and NC Economies Presentations:

"US, Southeast and NC Economic Outlook" Senior Executives Breakfast, Wake Forest University, March 17, 1998.

"US, Southeast and NC Economic Outlook" The Entrepreneurship Institute, Presidentís Forum, February 10, 1998.

"US, Southeast and NC Economic Outlook" Robert Morris Association, Greensboro, NC, January 28, 1998.

"US and the Southeast Economic Outlook" Interstate/Johnson Lane Stockbrokers Meeting, Charlotte, NC, January 9, 1998.

"US, Southeast and NC Economic Outlook" National Gypsum Company, Charlotte, NC, November 3, 1997.

"US, Southeast and NC Economic Outlook" American Farm Bureau Federation, Charlotte, NC, September 15, 1997.
 
 

Smunt, Timothy L.

Paper: "An Investigation of Forgetting in Batch Manufacturing" INFORMS meeting, Montreal, Canada, April 1998.

Paper: (with Kourpas, Elias) "The Ability of Flow Dominance Measures to Predict Manufacturing Performance" National DSI Conference Proceedings, San Diego, CA, November 1997.

Paper: (with Lawrence, Steve and Monahan, George) "A Robust Simulation Approach for New Manufacturing Technology Adoption" INFORMS Meeting, Dallas, TX, October 1997.
 
 

Wilson, John G.

Presentation: "Bayesian Approaches to Maintenance" Barilan University, Tel Aviv, Israel, June 1997.
 
 

III. Editorships, Offices and Consultancies
 
 

Baliga, Ram

Editorial Board, The International Journal of Organizational Analysis.

Editorial Board, Journal of Managerial Issues.
 
 

Beatty Bernard L.

Consultant, Queens MBA program.

Consultant, Sara Lee.

Consultant, SSA Southeast.

Consultant, University of Helsinki.
 
 

Boone, Derrick S.

Consultant, Novant Health.
 
 

Davis, William L.

Consultant, Royal Insurance Company.

Consultant, Cogentrix, Energy Corporation.

Consultant, Ciba Specialty Chemicals.

Consultant, Foster-Wheeler Corporation.

Consultant, North Carolina Baptist Hospital.

Consultant, Duke Energy Corporation.
 
 

Dierks, Paul A.

Co-chair, Thirteenth Annual Institute of Management Accounting (IMA) Case Symposium.
 
 

Ferner, Jack D.

Accounting/Finance Track Chair, NACRA.

Board of Directors, Beckley-Cardy Group.

Advisory Board, T. W. Garner Foods.

Advisory Board, Biscuitville.

Advisory Board, Thermaco.

Consultant, Biscuitville.

Consultant, T. W. Garner Foods.

Consultant, Thermaco.

Consultant, Smith Klein Beechum.

Consultant, Adams Kleemier.

Consultant, Womble Carlyle.

Consultant, Kennedy Covington.

Consultant, Poyner & Spruill.

Consultant, Coffee Time.

Consultant, Lowes Companies.

Consultant, Jim Flynt.

Consultant, Sanders Dalls.
 
 

Flynn, Barbara B.

Vice President, Decision Sciences Institute.

Vice President for Student Liaison, Midwest Decision Sciences Institute.

Editor, Quality Management Journal.

Editor, Decision Line.

Associate Editor, Journal of Operations Management.

Editorial Advisory Board, International Journal of Quality Science.

Editorial Review Board, Academy of Management Journal.

Editorial Review Board, Benchmarking for Quality Management and Technology.

Editorial Review Board, International Journal of Applied Quality Management.

Editorial Review Board, Infrastructure/Systems Interfaces Journal.

Editorial Review Board, Production and Operations Management.
 
 

Harris, Frederick, H. deB

Subcommittee Chair, University Committee, Role of Senate in Planning Process.
 
 

Lord, Michael D.

Session Chair, Academy of Management, Technology & Innovation Management Division.

Consultant, Public Affairs Council.

Consultant, U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

Consultant, Capitol Hill Software.

Co-director, Consulting Research Project.
 
 

Meredith, Jack R.

Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Operations Management.

Board of Advisors, Handbook of Technology Management.

Editorial Advisory Board, Intríl. Jr. of Quality, Technlgy., & Benchmarking.

Editorial Board, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management.

Editorial Advisory Board, Production/Operations Management Journal.

Chair, Operations Management Search Committee.

Chair, Teaching and Pedagogy Committee.
 
 

Middaugh, J. Kendall

Consultant, International Business Machines.

Chair, Babcock First Year Core Committee.

Chair, Babcock Core Curriculum Revision Committee.
 
 

Mollica, Kelly

Chairperson, Academy of Management, Conflict Management and Women in Management Divisions.
 
 

Moyer, R. Charles

Dean, Babcock Graduate School of Management.

Associate Editor, Financial Review.

Editorial Review Board, Journal of Managerial Issues.

Board of Advisors, American Association of Financial Engineers.

Associate Editor, Journal of Financial Research.

Editorial Board Member, Business Dynamics: Contemporary Research.

International Editorial Board Member, South African Journal of Business Management.

Editorial Board Member, Financial Practice and Education.

Secretary-Treasurer, Financial Management Association.

Chair, Journal of Financial Research Policy Board.

Editorial Advisory Board, Managerial Finance.

Consultant, Shell Oil.

Consultant, Ranchers Exploration and Development.

Consultant, Missouri Research Labs.

Consultant, American Bankers Association.

Consultant, Meadows Resources.

Consultant, Public Service Company of New Mexico.

Consultant, West Publishing.

Consultant, KNEnergy.

Consultant, Duke Power.

Consultant, Carolina Power and Light Company.

Consultant, Pacificorp.

Consultant, Prentice-Hall, Merrill Publishing.

Consultant, Dryden Press.

Consultant, Southern National Corporation.
 
 

Narus, James A.

Advisory Board, Charlotte Chamber of Commerce.

Consultant, Institute for the Study of Business Markets at the Pennsylvania State University.

Consultant, The Allen Center, Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University.
 
 

Patel, Ajay

Chairperson, Corporate Finance Track, Southern Finance Association.

Chair, Corporate Finance Awards Committee, Southern Finance Association.
 
 

Peacock, Peter

Associate Program Chair, Charlotte Direct Marketing Club.
 
 

Resnick, Bruce G.

Consultant, Helsinki School of Economics and Business Administration.
 
 

Saladin, Brooke A.

Board of Directors, APICS, Educational and Research Foundation.

Editorial Review Board, Quality Management Journal.

Chair, Evening MBA Program Taskforce.

Program Chair, Quest for Global Competitiveness Forum.

Consultant, James Madison University, Operations Management Program Review Team.
 
 

Shoesmith, Gary L.

Consultant, North Carolina Textile Manufacturers Association.

Consultant, National Gypsum Company.

Consultant, Forsyth County Commissioners.

Consultant, North Carolina State Ports Authority.

Consultant, American Farm Bureau Federation.
 
 

Smunt, Timothy L.

Area Editor, POM.

Advisory Board, JOM.
 
 

Wilson, John G.

Chair, Quantitative Analysis Search Committee.
 
 

IV. External Grants Received
 
 

Dierks, Paul A.

$3,000.00.  Faculty Liaison Grant, 1997.  Small Business Technology and Development Center (SBTDC).

$3,000.00.  Faculty Liaison Grant, 1998.  Small Business Technology and Development Center (SBTDC).
 
 

Flynn, Barbara B.

$100,055.00.  "Fast Product Innovation and Product Quality: Strategic Alliance or Tradeoff?"  An Examination of the Relationships Among Manufacturing Plant Performance Criteria.  National Science Foundation.
 
 

Resnick, Bruce G.

Sfr15,000.00.  "The Optimal Construction of Internationally Diversified Equity Portfolios Hedged against Exchange Rate Uncertainty"  The Institute for Quantitative Investment Research-Europe.