2018 events

Past events

The Paradoxical Repertoires of Diversity and Professionalism: Exploring Socio-Economic Diversity, Continuity and Change in the Elite Professions.

Wednesday 6 February 2019

A critical question within the diversity management literature is the relationship between language and organisational change.

Bringing Institutional Change through Supply Chain Operations: A Case Study of Za’atari Refugee Camp

Thursday 6 December 2018

The shift from humanitarian relief operations to economic development at Za’atari Camp is changing how institutional actors understand refugee crisis and the refugee camp management policy in a new era.

New Semiparametric Estimation and Forecasting of High-Dimensional Dynamic Time Series

Wednesday 28 November 2018

In this talk, we introduce a flexible and easy-to-implement semiparametric approach to estimate and forecast high-dimensional time series data. This

Business Placement and Opportunities Fair

Tuesday 6 November 2018

Meet and network with over 20 employers and make that all-important first impression.

Exact Observable Representations of Linear Continuous Time Models with Mixed Frequency Data

Wednesday 10 October 2018

The time aggregation of vector linear processes: (i) containing mixed stock-flow data; and, (ii) aggregated at mixed frequencies is explored, showing how the parameters of the underlying model translate into those of the equivalent model of the aggregate.

CDS Spreads and Equity Volatility Connectedness

Tuesday 11 September 2018

This study focused on measuring the volatility spillovers between sectoral CDS spreads and equity returns within and across regions.

Backtesting, Prequential Analysis and Prediction Process

Thursday 6 September 2018

In this talk, some attempts are made to extend Davis' calibration concept to larger classes of statistical functions (with values in an abstract space).

Predatory pricing under uncertainty: revisiting the deep pocket argument

Wednesday 25 July 2018

Should firms pay out dividends or build up funds for a price war with competitors?

Timing, Spacing, Organizing: Getting to 'How'

Thursday 28 June 2018

The aim of this two-day workshop is to develop from conceptual to methodological approaches for researching timing and spacing within and around organizations; and to advance knowledge and practice around how to study processes of timing, spacing and organizing. 

The York Management School Summer Conference 26-27 June 2018

Tuesday 26 June 2018

The return of The York Management School's Summer Conference

Bivariate Version of the Law of Uniform Seniority

Wednesday 13 June 2018

We will define and characterize a bivariate version of the law of uniform seniority.

The Cross-Section of Currency Volatility Premia

Friday 8 June 2018

We identify a global risk factor in the cross-section of implied volatility returns in currency markets.

Pareto Optimality and Robust Optimisation

Friday 1 June 2018

In this talk, we focus on finding the optimal contract from the perspective of the primary insurer or from the perspective of all insurers.

Estimating Weak Factor Models

Monday 14 May 2018

We propose a novel consistent estimation method for the approximate factor model of Chamberlain and Rothschild (1983), with large cross-sectional and time-series dimensions.

Investing Against Disaster

Friday 4 May 2018

Accounting and Finance groups have expertise that can help governments decide how to prioritise different projects that aim to make the world a safer place.

The Sacred Seaman: death and dignity in the merchant marine industry

Wednesday 2 May 2018

Exploring the tension over the inherent dignity and value of the individual employee highlighted by responses to mortality

CANCELLED The Future Started Yesterday and We Are Already Late

Wednesday 25 April 2018

The impact of accelerating change in the world of Commercial and Procurement

Free-riding on product quality in cooperatives: Lessons from an experiment

Thursday 19 April 2018

How do you ensure consistent quality of farm products supplied to a co-operative?

Too much of a good thing? The emotional challenges of managing affectively committed volunteers

Wednesday 14 February 2018

What is it like to manage volunteers?

Collaborative work within a regime of performance measurement: complexities, challenges and implications for academics and higher education institutions

Wednesday 31 January 2018

What happens to research collaboration with increased emphasis on measuring research productivity?

The Conundrum goes on: Mimicry and Revival in Indian Management

Wednesday 24 January 2018

How is Indian management practice framed in Management and Organisation Studies?