The 2nd IIMA Doctoral Colloquium 2009 is an event for students to share their research and get feedback from the academic community at IIMA. The event was initiated in 2008 by the Fellow Programme in Management (FPM) students of the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. The aims of the event are initiate networking amidst management researchers, share knowledge and learn from each other and explore emerging areas of research in management. The event is open for all students who are currently enrolled in any full time doctoral / PhD. program in any discipline of management. The colloquium features workshops and panel discussions on emerging issues in management research, with the aim of enriching the future generation of academicians. The colloquium involves extensive participation of faculty members from IIMA as well as from other top management institutes as reviewers, presenters and members of jury. The event will give the participants an opportunity to discuss their research work with their peer research students and also get feedback about their research from eminent faculty.