This collection represents a sample of faculty work from the School of Business & Leadership. The mission of the School of Business and Leadership is to provide students with a unique and innovative business education that prepares them for success as leaders in a complex and dynamic global environment.


Submissions from 2014

Finding The Discount Rate For A Private Firm Using Public Comparables, Lynda S. Livingston

Submissions from 2013

Materialism Value Scale, Eda Gurel-Atay


Is Materialism All That Bad? Effects on Satisfaction with Material Life, Life Satisfaction, and Economic Motivation, Eda Gurel-Atay, J. S. Johar, Dong-Jin Lee, Ibrahim Hegazy, Andreas Herrmann, Ahmet Ekici, Melika Husic-Mehmedovic, Muris Cicic, Dave Webb, and M. Joseph Sirgy


Communicating Sustainability for the Green Economy, Eda Gurel-Atay and Lynn R. Kahle


Introduction to the Psychology of Communicating Sustainability, Eda Gurel-Atay and Lynn R. Kahle

Adding Markowitz And Sharpe To The Investments Project, Lynda S. Livingston

Intraportfolio Correlation: An Application For Investments Students, Lynda S. Livingston

Pac.nw Travel Online, Lynda S. Livingston

Small-dollar Credit Use In Underserved Populations: Evidence From Tacoma, Washington, Lynda S. Livingston and Hiroki Tokuyama

Comparing Data Collection Alternatives: Amazon Mturk, College Students, And Secondary Data Analysis, Elizabeth Minton, Eda Gurel-Atay, Lynn Kahle, and Karen Ring

Acquiring, Distributing, And Disposing Of Potential Human Life: The Current Status Of Human Embryos Beyond Chicanery Ii, J. Brad Reich

Submissions from 2012


Re-Storying the Entrepreneurial Ideal : Lifestyle Entrepreneurs as Hero?, Lynnette Claire

Re-storying The Entrepreneurial Ideal: Lifestyle Entrepreneurs As Hero?, Lynnette Claire


Linking Advertising, Materialism, and Life Satisfaction, Eda Gurel-Atay, J. S. Johar, Dong-Jin Lee, Ibrahim Hegazy, Andreas Herrmann, Ahmet Ekici, Muris Cicic, Melika Husic, Dave Webb, and M. Joseph Sirgy


Power, Knowledge, Animals, Lisa Johnson

Could Peer-to-peer Loans Substitute For Payday Loans?, Lynda S. Livingston

"Intraportfolio Correlation": An Application For Investments Students, Lynda S. Livingston


Blacksheep Leadership: A story about a Leadership Challenge and the nature of Transformational Leadership, Jeffrey J. Matthews

Submissions from 2011

The Entrepreneurial Group: Social Identifies, Relations, and Collective Action (book review), Lynnette Claire


The Legal and Ethical Environment of Business, Lisa Johnson and Terence Lau

Creating a University Technology Commercialization Program: Confronting Conflict Between Learning, Discovery, and Commercialization Goals, Alan Krause, Alan Meyer, Kathryn Aten, Samuel S. Holloway, and Matt Metzger

Using Peer-to-Peer Student Managed Fund for Community Service, Lynda S. Livingston

Outsourcing Human Reproduction: Embryos & Surrogacy Services In The Cyberprocreation Era, J. Brad Reich and Dawn Swink

Submissions from 2010


Retailer Evaluation: The Crucial Link between In-Store Processes and Shopping Outcomes, Eda Gurel-Atay, Joan L. Giese, and John Godek


Influence of Materialism on Life Satisfaction, Eda Gurel-Atay, M. Joseph Sirgy, Melika Husic, and Muris Cicic


Changes in Social Values in the United States, 1976-2007: ‘Self-Respect’ Is on the Upswing as ‘Sense of Belonging’ Becomes Less Important, Eda Gurel-Atay, Guang-Xin Xie, Johnny Chen, and Lynn Richard Kahle

A Historical Perspective On Dutch Auction Rate Preferred Stock, Lynda S. Livingston

Evaluating Alternative Weighting Schemes For Stocks In A "best Ideas" Portfolio, Lynda S. Livingston

Investigating The Darps Market Meltdown Through An Investments Project, Lynda S. Livingston, Amy R. Kast, and Kyle M. Benson

Book Review: The U.s. Military Intervention In Panama: Origins, Planning, And Crisis Management, June 1987 -- December 1989. By Lawrence A. Yates. U.s. Army Center Of Military History. 2008. Xvi + 313 Pp. Us$36.00 Paper. Isbn 978 0 16 079419 3, Jeffrey J. Matthews

From Ernest Shackleton to Thomas Watson, Sr., Herb Kelleher, and Rich Teerlink: Business Leadership and the Value of Historical Understanding, Jeffrey J. Matthews

From Vietnam to the Persian Gulf War: The Education of General Colin Powell, Jeffrey J. Matthews


Review: Lawrence A. Yates, The U.S. Military Intervention in Panama: Origins, Planning, and Crisis Management June 1987–December 1989, Jeffrey J. Matthews and Dawn Swink


You Can’t Put the Genie Back in the Bottle: Rights and Liabilities of Egg Donors in the Cyberprocreation Era, J. Brad Reich, G. Albaum, Y. Julie, N. Wiese, J. Herche, F. Evangelista, and B. Murphy


Culture-Based Values and Management Style of Marketing Decision Makers in Six Western Pacific Rim Countries, Nila M. Wiese, Gerald Albaum, Julie Yu, Joel Herche, Felicitas Evangelista, and Brian Murphy

Submissions from 2009

Competing with superstores (coordinators), Lynnette Claire

Growing a Creative Economy--One Experiment, Lynnette Claire


Growing a creative economy—one experiment, Lynnette Claire

Lights, Camera, Action: Advancing Liberal Arts Values . . . Entrepreneurially, Lynnette Claire


Lights, camera, action: advancing liberal arts values...entrepreneurially, Lynnette Claire


Nascent Entrepreneurs’ Priorities on Growth: The Surprising Similarity of Women and Men, Lynnette Claire


Nascent entrepreneurs’ priorities on growth: The surprising similarity of women and men, Lynnette Claire

The future of our creative city, Lynnette Claire

African-Americans in Business History, Jeffrey J. Matthews

From Superpower to Colony: U.S. Foreign Relations Since 1776, Jeffrey J. Matthews

From Vietnam to the Iraq War: The Intellectual Journey of Colin Powell, Jeffrey J. Matthews

General Colin Powell: A Lecture, Jeffrey J. Matthews

The Art of Command: Military Leadership from George Washington to Colin Powell, Jeffrey J. Matthews

The Followership of General Colin Powell, Jeffrey J. Matthews

The Epitome of False Start: It is Time to Reform the National Letter of Intent, J. Brad Reich

Simulating a Trade and Investment Fair, Nila M. Wiese

Submissions from 2008

Is Three A Crowd? Considering The Value Of Manager Diversification For Adding Alpha, Lynda S. Livingston


Exemplary Followership: Colin L. Powel, Jeffrey J. Matthews


Introduction: Leadership in War and Peace, Jeffrey J. Matthews


The Art of Command: Military Leadership from George Washington to Colin Powell, Jeffrey J. Matthews and Harry S. Laver

Submissions from 2007


The Impact of Imports and Exports in a Country’s Quality of Life, Eda Gurel-Atay, M. Joseph Sirgy, Dong-Jin Lee, Chad Miller, and James E. Littlefield

A Puzzle For Teaching The Constant Growth Stock Pricing Model, Lynda S. Livingston

A Signaling Model Of Control Block Sales By Entrepreneurs, Lynda S. Livingston

Submissions from 2006

Animal Pragmatism: Rethinking Human-nonhuman Relationship, Lisa Johnson

Frontiers Of Justice: Disability, Nationality, Species Membership, Lisa Johnson

Submissions from 2004


Alanson B. Houghton: Ambassador of the New Era, Jeffrey J. Matthews

Submissions from 2003

The social dimension of network ties between entrepreneurial firms: Implications for information acquisition, Lynnette Claire

Submissions from 2002

Are Insider Sales Always Bad News? Evidence On Large Sales By Key Insiders, Lynda S. Livingston

Submissions from 2001

Industrialist Turned Diplomat: The 1926 Houghton Controversy And The Limits Of U.s. Policy Toward Europe, Jeffrey J. Matthews