Research Seminars


NU GSB research seminars are open to all members of the community. In addition to invited speakers, we have periodic seminars presented by our faculty and faculty from Fuqua school of Business, Duke University. We also host a monthly Research Brown Bag which is open to NU GSB faculty and invited researchers



Date Room Time Presenter Affiliation Title
September 28 3038 12:30-13:30 Haris Doumanidis NUGSB Manufacturing Research and Innovation: Technology Management and Business Lessons Learned
 August 28  3038  12:30-13:30 David Robinson  NUGSB  Knowledge, Fear and Beliefs: Household Demand for Socially Responsible Investments 
August 24  3038   12:30-13:30  Chris Ahlin  NUGSB  Making Gini Conditional:A Regression-Based Tool for Understanding Inequality 
June 7 3037 12:00-13:00 Thierry Post NUGSB GSB Brown Bag
May 31 3037 12:00-13:00 A.Banerjee
GSB Brown Bag
May 18 3037 12:00-13:00 Gabriel Hawawini INSEAD Outward Internationalization of Higher Education Institutions: Motives, Challenges and Benefits
May 4  3037 12:00-13:00 Tuuli Hakkarainen NUGSB Cognition over geography? Creating shared cognitive ground for expertise sharing in MNCs
April 13 3037 12:00-13:00 Zhijian Cui
Scoring vs. Ranking: An Experimental Study of Idea Evaluation Processes” by Zhijian Cui, Associate Professor, Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business
March 30 3037 12:00-13:00 Anatoli Colicev NUGSB

How main street drives wall street:customer satisfaction, short sellers, stock returns, and risk

March 5 3037 12:00-13:00 Bharath Sarath Rutgers University
February 27 3037 12:00-13:00 Doron Israeli, Atanu Rakshit NUGSB Trust and Pricing Efficiency
February 23 3037 12:00-13:00 Zhijian Cui NUGSB
February 16  3037 12:00-13:00 Tom Vinaimont City University of Hong Kong Double Bids for Dual-Class Shares
January 18 3037 12:00-13:00 Samer Abdelnour Erasmus University Social Enterprise Intervention and Risk in Postwar Sudan




In the Press

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Last News

On October 4-5, 2018, Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business hosted a “Strategic Marketing” program. It was delivered by the team of NU GSB faculty: Dean Patrick Duparcq, Associate Professor Ralitza Nikolaeva and Assistant Professor Musheg Harutyunyan.
Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business invites you to research seminar “Deviate or not, it’s a Matter of Experience: Organizational Adaptation to Dynamic Institutional Pressures” by Dr. Jiyang Dong.
With the financial supports from NUGSB, TIMES launches a new competitive initiative targeting at the unpublished working paper and it is named as “INFORMS TIMES Best Working Paper Award Competition”.
On September 18-21, 2018 NUGSB hosted Сareer Week III.

Upcoming Events

Dear applicants, Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business invites you to visit the QS World MBA Tour in Bangalore in
Come to GSB Open House Day 2018! Free coffe and cookies, Networking and Panel discussion. Special guests are invited. Full-Time MBA, Executive MBA and Master of Science in Finance programs highlights. Q&A.
On August 2, 2018 come to seminar "RF (Riba Free Islamic) Banking The American Experience" by Dr. Yahia Abdul Rahman.
Nazarbayev University Graduate School of Business (NUGSB) invites you to the Networking Session with Dean Duparcq in London on June 25, 2018 at 6.30 PM in CASS Business School. We will discuss Belt&Road Initiative, study opportunities at NUGSB as well as scholarships for local and international candidates.