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New GW October Session Added: Enhancing the Credibility of Entrepreneurship Research

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The presentation will address recent concerns about lack of reproducibility and replicability of entrepreneurship research. The presentation will address causes for this problem and propose some solutions. The goal is for the presentation and subsequent panelist comments to be thought-provoking and lead to a lively and informative exchange of ideas regarding these issues.

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Meet the Speaker:

Herman Aguinis is the Avram Tucker Distinguished Scholar and Professor of Management at the George Washington University School 

Herman Aguinis is the Avram Tucker Distinguished Scholar and Professor of Management at the George Washington University School of Business. His research is interdisciplinary and addresses the acquisition, development, and deployment of talent in organizations and organizational research methods. His professional and life agenda is to have an impact on the academic community, but also on society as well as organizational practices and policy-making. Professor Aguinis has written about 150 journal articles and secured about $5MM in research funding (e.g., National Science Foundation).

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He published five books, including Performance Management and Applied Psychology in Talent Management. He is a Fellow of the Academy of Management, the American Psychological Association, the Association for Psychological Science, and the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology. Recent awards include the Academy of Management (AOM) Research Methods Division Distinguished Career Award for lifetime contributions, AOM Entrepreneurship Division IDEA Thought Leader Award, AOM Practice Theme Committee Scholar Practice Impact Award recognizing an outstanding scholar who has had an impact on policy making, and best-article-of-the-year awards from four different journals. His work has been featured by The Economist, National Public Radio, Fortune, BusinessWeek, and many other outlets. For more information, please visit http://hermanaguinis.com/