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The 2012 CBFA conference was held on June 25-28 on the campus of Trinity Western University, located in picturesque Langley, British Columbia, Canada. The conference theme was “Leading the Way,” with many of the presentations focused on the ways that Christian business faculty can lead their students toward Christian maturity.

The conference presentations are listed below in alphabetical order by first author. Copies of papers or presentations are available wherever there is a “live” link. To download the entire electronic proceedings, click here.




Asatryan, Vahagn

Redeemer U College

I Am Not My Own: Developing Christian Perspectives on Psychological Ownership Theory

Babbes, George

Azusa Pacific U

Why Parables Work: The Impact of Incidental Metaphor Primes on Reasoning and Decision Making

Bolender, Ronald
Bolender, Chadwyck
Bolender, Eric Chase

Mt Vernon Nazarene U

The Virtual Professional

Brett, David


The Gift of Knowledge:  Exploring Faith and the Collaborative Enterprise

Bucci, Joseph

Regent U

Evidence of Redemptive Manager Behaviors in Successfully Reinstating Terminated Workers

Cafferky, Michael

Southern Adventist U

“Why Do We Have To Learn This Stuff?” Revising or Developing a Course Using Essential Questions

Cafferky, Michael

Southern Adventist U

Sabbath & Management: Theology & Application

Clark, Yorton
Wegley, David

Mid-American Nazarene U

Institutionalizing Service-Learning In Faith-Based Colleges and Universities

Daake, Don

Olivet Nazarene U

Teaching Business Policy and Strategy via a Field Trip Based Approach: Utilizing “Living Case Studies” - What We Have Learned in Nine Years

Daake, Don
Koch, Paul
Mays, Kathleen

Olivet Nazarene U

East Texas Baptist U

Making the Case for Basic Economics Being Required of all College Students: The Link between Economic Knowledge, Christian Core Values and Informed Voters: An Empirical Study

Davis, Brennan
Starcher, Keith

Baylor U
Indiana Wesleyan U

Defining the Transformative Consumer Research Movement

Harrison, Adele
Gutierrez, Axel
Hunsinger, Hannah
Hultgren, Micah
Johnny, Nicole
Koziol, Alex

Azusa Pacific U

The Triggering Domino to the Great Recession of 2007-2009: Examination of the Relationship between the Sinful Nature of Man and Economic Events

Howard, Bruce

Wheaton College

Experiencing Principles of Finance in the Classroom

Lynn, Monty
Burns, David
White, Glen

Abilene Christian U
Xavier U

One Body, Many Parts:  Comparing Scholarly Business and Religion/Spirituality Associations

Madtes, Judy
Rush, Kelly

Mt Vernon Nazarene U

Using Interactive Courseware in the Generation iY Classroom: Leading the Way with Technology

Mays, Kathleen
Daake, Don

East Texas Baptist U
Olivet Nazarene U

Innovation and Faith Integration in the Undergraduate Capstone Strategy Course

Neuenschwander, Chris

Mt Vernon Nazarene U

Dissertation Showcase:  Is there a relationship between predatory loan characteristics and the risk of borrower default?

Poucher, David

Taylor U

A Best Practice with an Integrated, Semester-long Group Project – Corporate Finance

Risner, Jill

Mt Vernon Nazarene U

Dissertation Showcase:  The Economic Impact on Coping Strategies used for Household Financial Management

Roller, Robert

Mt Vernon Nazarene U

Leading the Way in Faith-Learning Integration: Seventeen Methods

Schmidt, Gary


Reality and Economics: A Conceptual Paper on a Biblical View of the Current Global Economy

Smith, Yvonne
Burns, David
Starcher , Keith

U of LaVerne
Xavier U
Indiana Wesleyan U

Leading the Way: Overcoming the Hindrances to Providing a Voice in the Academy

Starcher, Keith

Indiana Wesleyan U

Reducing Statistics Anxiety through use of Instructor/Student Immediacy Behaviors, Peer Instruction, and Self-regulated Learning

Underwood, Julia
Stevens, Roxanne

Azusa Pacific U

Can Wisdom be taught? Constructing a Human Capital Concentration for a Christian DBA

Van Drunen, Leonard

Calvin College

Finance for Love and Justice

Weaver, Joshua
Wheeler, Jack

Indiana Wesleyan U

BAM: The Integration of Business and Ministry

Wong, Kenman
Baker, Bruce

Seattle Pacific U

Once Upon a Time:  The Role of Story in Christian Business Ethics

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