Journal Publications

Hoy, Mariea Grubbs, Alexa K. Fox, and George D. Deitz (accepted), “Parents’ Perceptions of the Sensitivity of their Children’s Personal Information and Willingness to Share with Social Media Marketers: Implications for Sharenting,” Journal of Consumer Affairs.

Minton, Elizabeth A., Carissa M. Anthony, Cindy Xin Wang, and Alexa K. Fox (2022), “Advice from Bereaved Parents on Strategies to Heal After Baby Loss,” Journal of Death and Dying,

Ong, L. Lin, Alexa K. Fox, Laurel Aynne Cook, Claire Bessant, Pingping Gan, Mariea Grubbs Hoy, Emma Nottingham, Beatriz Pereira, and Stacey B. Steinberg, “Sharenting in an Evolving Digital World: Increasing Online Connection and Consumer Vulnerability,” Journal of Consumer Affairs, 56 (3), 1106-1126, DOI:
*Note: The first three authors were TCR Track 1 Co-Chairs, and contributed equally to the paper. The remaining authors participated in the track and are listed in alphabetical order.

Fox, Alexa K., Mariea Grubbs Hoy, and Alexander E. Carter (2022), “An Exploration of First-Time Dads’ Sharenting with Social Media Marketers: Implications for Children’s Online Privacy,” Journal of Marketing Theory and Practice.

Deitz, George D., Alexa K. Fox, and Joseph D. Fox (2022), “The Effects of Individual and Team Characteristics on Simulation-Enhanced Critical Thinking: A Multilevel Analysis,” Marketing Education Review, 32 (1), 18-32.

Pelletier, Mark J., Alisha B. Horky, and Alexa K. Fox (2021), “Fexit: The Effect of Political and Promotional Communication on Facebook Exiting Intentions,” Journal of Business Research, 122 (January), 321-334.

De Gregorio, Federico, Alexa K. Fox, and Hye Jin Yoon (2021), “Pseudo-reviews: Conceptualization and Consumer Effects of a New Online Phenomenon,” Computers in Human Behavior, 114 (January), 106545. (2020 SSCI Impact Factor: 6.829).
*Note: authors listed in alphabetical order to reflect equal contribution

Fox, Alexa K. and Marla B. Royne Stafford (2021), “Olympians on Twitter: A Linguistic Perspective of the Role of Authenticity, Clout, and Expertise in Social Media Advertising,” Journal of Current Issues & Research in Advertising, 42 (3), 294-309.  

Makarius, Erin E., Debmalya Mukherjee, Joseph D. Fox, and Alexa K. Fox (2020) , “Rising with the Machines: A Sociotechnical Framework for Bringing Artificial Intelligence into the Organization,” Journal of Business Research, 120 (November), 262-273.

Fox, Alexa K. and Mariea Grubbs Hoy (2019), “Smart Devices, Smart Decisions? Implications of Parents’ Sharenting for Children’s Online Privacy,” Journal of Public Policy & Marketing, 38 (4), 414-432.

Fox, Alexa K., Chinintorn Nakhata, and George D. Deitz (2019), “Eat, Drink, and Create Content: A Multi-method Exploration of Visual Social Media Marketing Content,” International Journal of Advertising, 38 (3), 450-470.

Abney, Alexandra K., Laurel A. Cook, Alexa K. Fox, and Jennifer Stevens (forthcoming), “Intercollegiate Social Media Education Ecosystem,” Journal of Marketing Education. , 41 (3), 254-269.
*Note: authors listed in alphabetical order to reflect equal contribution

Fox, Alexa K. and Marla B. Royne (2018), “Private Information in a Social World: An Examination of Presentational Mode in Privacy Policies on Social Networking Sites,” Journal of Marketing Theory & Practice, 26 (1-2), 72-89.

Fox, Alexa K., George D. Deitz, Marla B. Royne, and Joseph D. Fox (2018), “The Face of Contagion: Consumer Response to Service Failure Depiction in Online Reviews,” European Journal of Marketing, 52 (1/2), 39-65.

Fox, Alexa K., Todd Bacile, Chinintorn Nakhata, and Aleshia Weible (2018), “Selfie-Marketing: Exploring Narcissism and Self-Concept in Visual User-Generated Content on Social Media,” Journal of Consumer Marketing, 35 (1), 11-21.
*Note: selected as “Outstanding Paper 2019” from all papers published in volume 35

Royne, Marla B., Marian Levy, Christine M. Kowalczyk, and Alexa K. Fox (2017), “Milk, Juice, or Cola? Exploring the Effect of Product Placement on Children’s Attitudes and Behavior,” Health Marketing Quarterly, 34 (2), 128-141.

Royne, Marla B., Stephanie S. Ivey, Marian Levy, Alexa K. Fox, and Susan L. Roakes (2016), “Marketing Active Transportation to School to Improve Children’s Health: Utilizing Parental Perspectives from an Inner-City Environment,” Health Marketing Quarterly, 33 (4), 353-368.

Royne, Marla B., Susan Myers, George Deitz, and Alexa K. Fox (2016),”Risks, Benefits, and Competitive Interference: Consumer Perceptions of Prescription Drug Versus Dietary Supplement Advertising,” Journal of Current Issues & Research in Advertising, 37 (1), 59-79.

Royne, Marla B., Alexa K. Fox, George Deitz and Tyler Gibson (2014), “The Effects of Health Consciousness and Familiarity with DTCA on Perceptions of Dietary Supplements,” Journal of Consumer Affairs, 48 (3), 515-534.

Royne, Marla B., Jennifer Martinez, Jared Oakley, and Alexa K. Fox (2012), “The Effectiveness of Benefit Type and Price Endings in Green Advertising,” Journal of Advertising, 41 (4), 85-102.

Sullivan, Alexa K. (2010), “Piracy in the Horn of Africa and its Effects on the Global Supply Chain,” Journal of Transportation Security, 3 (4), 231-243.