Trade Shows and Supply Chain Formation
Project Description

We aim at studying the determinants of supply chain links formation by looking at firms' attendance in trade shows. We are particularly interested in studying how managerial incentives for short-term performance and cost-cutting may prevent firms from attending trade shows, and how this may affect the efficiency their supply chain relationships in the long-run.

Supervisor
BISETTI Emilio
Quota
10
Course type
UROP1100
Applicant's Roles

Trade show attendance collection (possibly web scraping) in Hong Kong and in other countries
Data organization
Preliminary statistical analyses (time permitting)

Applicant's Learning Objectives

Data collection, web scraping
Data preparation for regression analysis
Baseline regression analysis

Complexity of the project
Moderate