Dirk Hackbarth Awarded 2021 Sharpe Award

March 31st, 2022in News

The Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis recently announced Dirk Hackbarth, Professor of Finance, as the winner of the 2021 William F. Sharpe Award for Scholarship in Financial Research. Hackbarth and his co-authors received the award for their article “Granularity of Corporate Debt”. In this article, they study whether firms spread... More

Paul Carlile Named to Thinkers50 Radar Class of 2022

January 26th, 2022in News

On January 24, 2022, Thinkers50 announced their annual Radar list of the top 30 thinkers to watch in the coming year. The Thinkers50 Radar list is one of the most eagerly anticipated events in the Thinkers50 calendar each year. The list is made up of an eclectic mix of people... More

Questrom Researchers Receive NIHCM Grant

January 12th, 2022in News

The National Institute for Health Care Management (NIHCM) Foundation recently announced the recipients of their 2021 Research Grants. Keith Ericson, Associate Professor of Markets, Public Policy, and Law, and Angie Acquatella, Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, received a research grant, along with their research colleague Amanda Starc from Northwestern University, to study... More

Questrom professor awarded Mendelson Teaching Innovation Award

October 26th, 2021in News, School

On Saturday, October 16, 2021, Professor Avi Seidmann was awarded the 2021 Information Systems Society (ISS/Informs) Haim Mendelson Teaching Innovation Award for his lifetime contributions to innovative IS/IT teaching.This award recognizes the awardee's unique and exceptional accomplishments in teaching and education that have a broad, discipline-wide impact. Avi was one of the founders... More

QUESTROM PhD STUDENT Receives Prestigious Award

October 12th, 2021in News, School

Carly Burd, a 3rd year PhD student at Boston University Questrom School of Business, received the Edmund Outslay Outstanding Paper Award for her presentation at the Doctoral Consortium of the University of Illinois Symposium on Tax Research (sponsored by Deloitte Tax LLP). The award honors the late Ed Outslay, who... More

Questrom MBA Student Makes the List

May 11th, 2021in News, School

Poets & Quants has announced its Best & Brightest MBAs: Class of 2021 list, which includes Questrom student Dheera Keethi Kattula (MBA’21). Now in its 7th year, the Best & Brightest celebrates MBA’s who are embodiments of excellence and the voices of their schools, leaders who rally, the mentors who... More

Two Questrom Undergraduates Receive Robert L. Gould Scholastic Award

May 6th, 2021in News, Student Life

Congratulations to Boston University Questrom School of Business students, Dennis Karpovitch (BSBA’21) and Celina Saffioti (BSBA’21), for receiving a Robert L. Gould Scholastic Award in the 2021 competition. This contest was sponsored by the fintech firm, SS&C Technologies, Inc. to recognize outstanding university students who produce academic papers on topics... More