Doctoral Dissertation

Zohrehvand A, Doshi A, Vanneste B. Beyond Shareholder Returns using Synthetic Controls: An Application to the Dollar Tree-Family Dollar Acquisition

Under review at Strategic Management Journal

  • Nominated for Best Paper Award at Strategy division of the 78th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, 2018 (Chicago)


  • ESMT Berline, 2020
  • Indian School of Business, the “AI & Strategy” workshop, (partner: Microsoft), 2019 (Hyderabad)
  • Strategic Management Society Annual Conference, 2018 (Paris)
  • Imperial Business School, PhD Research Day in Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Strategy, 2018
Zohrehvand A. 50 Million Followers Can't Be Wrong, or Can They? The Influence of Social Media on Communication Patterns of Organizational Leaders
In preparation for submission to Organization Science
  • Nominated for SMS London PhD Paper Prize
  • (forthcoming) Strategic Management Society, the 40th Annual Conference, 2020
  • (forthcoming) Academy of Management Annual Meeting, 2020
  • European Group for Organizational Studies, the 35th Colloquium, 2019 (Edinburgh)

Zohrehvand A. Influence of social media feedback on firms strategic decisions (Data analysis)

Other work in progress

To Go Against the Flow? Social Media Feedback and Voting Turnovers at US Congress (Conceptual stage)