Impactful research by women faculty in SMU

In celebration of International Women’s Day on 8 March 2021, we highlight one paper each by SMU women faculty (name in bold) that had high citations and higher than expected impact compared to the average citations in their subject field using Field-Weighted Citation Impact (FWCI). Their research influenced the work of many other researchers.

Lee Kong Chian School of Business
Wang, Heli, Qian, C. (2011). Corporate philanthropy and corporate financial performance: The roles of stakeholder response and political access. Academy of Management Journal. DOI: 10.5465/amj.2009.0548
Aryee, S. Srinivas, E.S., Tan, Hwee Hoon. (2005). Rhythms of life: Antecedents and outcomes of work-family balance in employed parents. Journal of Applied Psychology. DOI: 10.1037/0021-9010.90.1.132
Faulkender, M., Wang, Rong. (2006). Corporate financial policy and the value of cash. Journal of Finance. DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6261.2006.00894.x
Avci, Buket, Girotra, K., Netessine, S. (2015). Electric vehicles with a battery switching station: Adoption and environmental impact. Management Science. DOI: 10.1287/mnsc.2014.1916
Chang, Hannah H., Pham, M.T. (2013). Affect as a decision-making system of the present. Journal of Consumer Research. DOI: 10.1086/668644
Greve, H.R., Zhang, Cyndi M. (2017). Institutional logics and power sources: Merger and acquisition decisions. Academy of Management Journal. DOI: 10.5465/amj.2015.0698
Shim, KyuJin, Yang, S.U.(2016). The effect of bad reputation: The occurrence of crisis, corporate social responsibility, and perceptions of hypocrisy and attitudes toward a company. Public Relations Review. DOI: 10.1016/j.pubrev.2015.11.009
Lance Ferris, D., Yan, M., Lim, V.K.G., Chen, Y., Fatimah, Shereen (2016). An approach-avoidance framework of workplace aggression. Academy of Management Journal. DOI: 10.5465/amj.2014.0221
Zhou, Yangfang Helen, Scheller-Wolf, A., Secomandi, N., Smith, S. (2016). Electricity trading and negative prices: Storage vs. disposal. Management Science. DOI: 10.1287/mnsc.2015.2161
Schaerer, M.,duPlessis, Christilene, Yap, A.J., Thau, S. (2018). Low power individuals in social power research: A quantitative review, theoretical framework, and empirical test. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes. DOI: 10.1287/mnsc.2015.2161
Sirola, Nina, Pitesa, M. (2017). Economic downturns undermine workplace helping by promoting a zero-sum construal of success. Academy of Management Journal. DOI: 10.5465/amj.2015.0804
Popescu, D.G., Crama, Pascale. (2016). Ad revenue optimization in live broadcasting. Management Science. DOI: 10.1287/mnsc.2015.2185
School of Accountancy
Chen, S., Chen, Xia, Cheng, Qiang, Shevlin, T. (2010). Are family firms more tax aggressive than non-family firms? Journal of Financial Economics. DOI: 10.1016/j.jfineco.2009.02.003
Hribar, P., Yang, Holly. (2016). CEO overconfidence and management forecasting. Contemporary Accounting Research. DOI: 10.1111/1911-3846.12144
Gunny, K.A., Zhang, Tracey Chunqi. (2013). PCAOB inspection reports and audit quality. Journal of Accounting and Public Policy. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaccpubpol.2012.11.002
Chang, Hyesun, Donohoe, M., Sougiannis, T. (2016). Do analysts understand the economic and reporting complexities of derivatives? Journal of Accounting and Economics. DOI: 10.1016/j.jacceco.2015.07.005
Bourveau, T., Lou, Yun, Wang, R. (2018). Do analysts understand the economic and reporting complexities of derivatives? Journal of Accounting Research. DOI: 10.1111/1475-679X.12191
School of Computing and Information Systems
Zhao, W.X., Jiang, Jing, Weng, J., He, J.,Lim, E.P.,Yan, H., Li, X. (2011). Comparing twitter and traditional media using topic models. ECIR 2011. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-20161-5_34
Zheng, Baihua, Xu, J., Lee, D.L. (2002). Cache invalidation and replacement strategies for location-dependent data in mobile environments. IEEE Transactions on Computers. DOI: 10.1109/TC.2002.1039841
Gottipati, Swapna, Jing, Jiang. (2011). Linking entities to a knowledge base with query expansion. EMNLB 2011.
Sun, Qianru, et al. (2019). Meta-transfer learning for few-shot learning. IEEE CVPR 2019. DOI: 10.1109/CVPR.2019.00049
Tang, Qian, Gu, B., Whinston, A. (2012). Content contribution for revenue sharing and reputation in social media: A dynamic structural model. Journal of Management Information Systems. DOI: 10.2753/MIS0742-1222290203
Liu, J., Kauffman, R.J., Ma, Dan. (2015). Competition, cooperation, and regulation: Understanding the evolution of the mobile payments technology ecosystem. Electronic Commerce Research and Applications. DOI: 10.1016/j.elerap.2015.03.003
Hui, K.L., Kim, S.H., Wang, Qiuhong. (2017). Cybercrime deterrence and international legislation: Evidence from distributed denial of service attacks. MIS Quarterly. DOI: 10.25300/MISQ/2017/41.2.08
School of Economics
Sun, Y., Phillips, P.C.B., Jin, Sainan. (2008). Optimal bandwidth selection in heteroskedasticity-autocorrelation robust testing. Econometrica. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-20161-5_34
Phang, Sock Yong. (2001). Housing policy, wealth formation and the Singapore economy. Housing Studies. DOI: 10.1080/02673030120066545
Chang, Pao Li, Lee, M.J. (2011). The WTO trade effect. Journal of International Economics. DOI: 10.1016/j.jinteco.2011.05.011
Li, J., Xue, Jingyi. (2013). Egalitarian division under Leontief Preferences. Economic Theory. DOI: 10.1007/s00199-012-0724-0
School of Law
Alexander, Nadja. (2008). The mediation metamodel: Understanding practice. Conflict Resolution Quarterly. DOI: 10.1002/crq.225
Chong, Adeline. (2006). The public policy and mandatory rules of third countries in international contracts. Journal of Private International Law. DOI: 10.1080/17536235.2006.11424301
Hsu, Locknie. (2005). Non-violation complaints: World trade organization issues and recent free trade agreements. Journal of World Trade.
Lee, Pey Woan. (2009). Inducing breach of contract, conversion and contract as property. Oxford Journal of Legal Studies. DOI: 10.1093/ojls/gqp012
Yip, Man. (2016). The resolution of disputes before the Singapore International Commercial Court. International and Comparative Law Quarterly. DOI: 10.1017/S0020589316000051
Koh, Pearlie. (2003). Once a director, always a fiduciary? Cambridge Law Journal. DOI: 10.1017/S0008197303006366
Wan, Wai Yee. (2017). Cross border public offering of securities in fostering an integrated ASEAN securities market: The experiences of Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand. Capital Markets Law Journal. DOI: 10.1093/cmlj/kmx028
De Visser, Maartje, Son, B.N. (2019). Glocalised constitution-making in the twenty-first century: Evidence from Asia. Global Constitutionalism. DOI: 10.1017/S2045381719000066
School of Social Sciences
Kong, Lily. (2010). Global shifts, theoretical shifts: Changing geographies of religion. Progress in Human Geography. DOI: 10.1177/0309132510362602
Leung, Angela K.Y., Cohen, D. (2011). Within- and between-culture variation: Individual differences and the cultural logics of honor, face, and dignity cultures. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. DOI: 10.1037/a0022151
Sovacool, B.K., Mukherjee, Ishani. (2011). Conceptualizing and measuring energy security: A synthesized approach. Energy. DOI: 10.1016/
Yang, S.,Yang, Hwajin, Lust, B. (2011). Early childhood bilingualism leads to advances in executive attention: Dissociating culture and language. Bilingualism. DOI: 10.1017/S1366728910000611
Cheng, Chi Ying, Lee, F. (2009). Multiracial identity integration: Perceptions of conflict and distance among multiracial individuals. Journal of Social Issues. DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-4560.2008.01587.x
Rao, Aliya Hamid. (2015). Gender and cultivating the moral self in Islam: Muslim converts in an American mosque. Sociology of Religion. DOI: 10.1093/socrel/srv030
Feng, Q., Straughan, Paulin T. (2017). What does successful aging mean? Lay perception of successful aging among elderly Singaporeans. Journal of Gerontology B. DOI: 10.1093/geronb/gbw151
Tam, K.P., Leung, A.K.Y., Kim, Y.H., Chiu, C.Y., Lau, Ivy Y.M., Au, A.K.C. (2012). The better-than-average effect in Hong Kong and the United States: The role of personal trait importance and cultural trait importance. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology. DOI: 10.1177/0022022112443774
Tan, Sor Hoon. (2009). Beyond elitism: A community ideal for a modern East Asia. Philosophy East and West. DOI: 10.1353/pew.0.0080
Ortiga, Yasmin, Chou, M.H., Sondhi, G., Wang, J. (2018). Academic “centres”, epistemic differences and brain circulation. International Migration. DOI: 10.1111/imig.12354
Williamson, Fiona. (2015). Weathering the empire: Meteorological research in the early British Straits Settlements. British Journal for the History of Science DOI: 10.1017/S000708741500028X