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HKBU School of Business awarded millions in GRF/ ECS Research Funding 2017-18

10 Jul, 2017

Administered by the University Grants Committee (UGC), competitive General Research Fund (GRF)/ Early Career Scheme (ECS) funding granted based on the quality of research is a significant opportunity for universities. In 2017-18, School of Business has made a marked increase in achieving 9 awards altogether.

Congratulations to our faculty members who have been successful this year:

Dr. Sohyun Bae
The impact of implicit theories on consumers’ reactions to recycled content products


Dr. Amy Chen
The cross-level effect of team political climate: a paradigm of need satisfaction


Dr. Marta Dowejko
Mentorship relations in startup performance: goal and attitude congruence and their implications for divergent thinking


Dr. Emily Huang
Job insecurity climate, knowledge sharing/ hiding and team outcomes


Prof. Xu Huang
An exchange-based theory of knowledge sharing: knowledge inclusiveness, integrative understanding, and individual creativity


Dr. Paul Luk
Bank reserve requirements, capital controls and Chinese monetary policy


Dr. Steffan Qi
Estimation of trade elasticities and corresponding welfare implications for trade in intermediate goods and trade in final goods


Dr. March To
Creative pleasure or pressure? Everyday creativity, mood shift, and instrumental climate at work


Dr. Gaoguang Zhou
Do individual auditors have style? Evidence from clients’ financial statement comparability in China