Tom is an Assistant Professor (tenure track) at Department of Strategy and Innovation. Before joining CBS SI in 2019 he got a PhD in Entrepreneurship and Innovation from WU Vienna University of Economics and Business. His research focuses on how organizations can design their digital innovation processes.
Primary research areas
• Content: Crowdsourcing (esp. wisdom of crowds), contests and tournaments, online communities • Methods: Large scale empirical studies, simulations, experiments
Jörg Claussen; Pedro Ferreira; Tom Grad; Ananya Sen / Local News, UGC and Professionals : Evidence from Citizen Journalism. In: Proceedings of the Eighty-first Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management. ed. /Sonia Taneja. Briarcliff Manor, NY : Academy of Management 2021, 1 p. (Academy of Management Proceedings)
Conference abstract in proceedings > peer review
Christoph Riedl; Tom Grad; Christopher Lettl / Sabotage and Self-promotion : How Strategic Behaviors Undermine Idea Selection. Paper presented at DRUID21 Conference, 2021
Christoph Riedl; Tom Grad; Christopher Lettl / Strategic Behavior in Contests with Heterogeneous Agents : Evidence from the Field. In: Proceedings of the Seventy-ninth Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management. ed. /Guclu Atinc. Briarcliff Manor, NY : Academy of Management 2019, p. 396-401