Research Brown Bag Series

Talks are held in room 104 of the E. O. Wattis Business building on WSU's Ogden campus from 1-2 p.m. most Fridays during fall and spring semesters. Please contact Andrea Gouldman ( or Sandeep Rangaraju ( if you would like to give a talk in the series.

Summaries of past Brown Bag lectures:

Fall 2017

No Date Speaker Affiliation Title
1 Friday, September 8 Shane Schvaneveldt Weber State University A Critical, Systems View of Zero Waste Initiatives in Business
2 Friday, September 22 Kenneth Zheng University of Wyoming Risk-taking Incentives and Cost Stickiness
3 Friday, October 13 Rajiv Sharma Portland State University Health Care Access and Disparities Before and After the Affordable Care Act
4 Friday, October 27 Clinton Amos Weber State University An Examination of Student Attitudes Towards Study Abroad Programs
5 Friday, November 3 Evan Barlow Weber State University Mind the Analytics Gap
6 Friday, November 17 David Read Weber State University 30 Years Later - Revisiting the Corporation of the Presiding Bishop v. Amos: Exploring Limits of Religious Liberties, Church Corporate Profits, and Section 702 of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
7 Friday, December 1 James Hansen Weber State University Does the Timing of Audit Changes Affect Audit Quality? Evidence From the Initial Year of the Audit Engagement; The Effect of Regulatory and Standard Setting Changes on the Informational Value of the Audit Report Date