2018 ACR Awards

The ACR Fellows Award 
Punam Anand Keller, Tuck School at Dartmouth
Richard Lutz, University of Florida
Deborah Roedder John, University of Minnesota

The Franco Nicosia ACR Competitive Paper Award - Winners: 
Anne Hamby, Hofstra University, USA
David Brinberg, Virginia Tech, USA
Paper: Alternative “Facts”: The Effects of Narrative Processing on the Acceptance of Factual Information

The Franco Nicosia ACR Competitive Paper Award - Honorable Mention:
Dafna Goor, Harvard Business School, USA
Nailya Ordabayeva, Boston College, USA
Anat Keinan, Harvard Business School, USA
Sandrine CrenerRicard, Harvard Business School, USA
Paper: “The Impostor Syndrome from Luxury Consumption”

The ACR Public-Purpose Dissertation Award - Winners: 
Yunqing Chen, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, “The Identified Donor Effect,” (Advisor – Leilei Gao)
Jessica Gamlin, Northwestern University, “Self-Sabotaging in Consumer Goal Pursuit,” (Advisor – Aparna Labroo)

The ACR Public-Purpose Dissertation Award - Honorable Mentions: 
Yuechen Wu, University of Maryland, “Inferring Personality from Solo versus Accompanied Consumption: When Solo Consumers are Perceived to be More Open,” (Advisor – Rebecca Ratner)
Teodóra Szabó-Douat, Baruch College CUNY, ““Caring is sharing” A developmental perspective on the decision to lend,” (Advisor – Sankar Sen)

The ACR Cross-Cultural Dissertation Award - Winners:
Cross-Cultural Track: Tanvi Gupta, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, “Tightness for Control or Looseness for Autonomy? Using the Interplay of Cultural Values and Conceptual Metaphors in Logo Design,” (Advisor – Avinash Mulky)

The ACR Cross-Cultural Dissertation Award - Honorable Mentions: 
Cross-cultural Track: Maria Rodas, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, “Paradox Brands: Can Brands with Contradictory Meanings be More Appealing to Consumers?,” (Advisor – Carlos J. Torelli)

The ACR 2018 Best Working Paper Award 
Marit Drijfhout, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Jenny van Doorn, University of Groningen, The Netherlands 
Koert van Ittersum, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Paper: What a Waste: Effects of Food Consumption Choices and Traffic Light Labelling on Disposal,” 

The ACR Early Career Award
Philip Fernbach, Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado Boulder

The Judge's Best Videography Award
Michelle Renee Nelson, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Yanyun (Mia) Wang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Kathy Tian, Gail Ferguson, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Rachel Powell, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Candice Wray, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Video: Teaching Consumer Resistance in Jamaica: Subvertising in Action