Selected Faculty Research

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When the CFO Is Also the COO
A notable development in corporate governance over the past two decades is that chief financial officers have considerably expanded their Read more.
Female CFOs May Be Better Than Males at Preventing Financial Fraud
Companies with female chief financial officers are less likely to misreport key data in financial statements, according to research from Read more.
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CBER Report: Alabama Business Execs Have Strong Confidence Moving into Q2 of 2019
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Business professionals throughout the state of Alabama are feeling confident about economic growth in the second quarter Read more.
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Culverhouse Center Launches Program to Improve Access to Cahaba River
Canoeists, kayakers, outdoor enthusiasts and others who take advantage of Alabama’s bounty of beautiful rivers and waterways will find their Read more.
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Daniel Bachrach Named SIOP Fellow
Culverhouse Professor of Management and Robert C. and Rosa P. Morrow Faculty Excellence Fellow Daniel Bachrach has been named a Fellow Read more.
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Executives Cite Education, Workforce Training as State’s Top Issue
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Alabama business executives cite education and workforce training as the top issue facing the state, according to a Read more.
UA Report: Logistics Infrastructure Unprepared for E-Commerce
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — As the consumption economy shifts from brick and mortar retail to e-commerce, states that do not invest in Read more.
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New Culverhouse Lab Targets Human Behavior in Business
Devoted to conducting controlled laboratory-based experiments to understand human behavior as it relates to business activities, the newest research space at Read more.
Even if Doing a Good Job, Women CEOs More Likely to be Fired
This research has been covered in the following media outlets: Fortune, “Female CEOs Are More Likely to Be Fired Than Men—Even When Read more.
Cochran Wins INFORMS President’s Award
  Dr. Jim Cochran, the Culverhouse Associate Dean for Research, was recognized by the Institute for Operations Research & the Read more.