• Phone: 617-358-3316
  • E-Mail:  rtrudel@bu.edu
  • Office: 658B
  • Office Hours: By Appointment
  • Address: Boston University School of Management
    595 Commonwealth Avenue
    Boston, MA 02215

Profile Summary

Trudelís research focuses on consumer judgment and decision making around social issues. He has published in the Journal of Marketing Research, the Journal of Consumer Psychology, the International Journal of Research in Marketing, and MIT Sloan Management Review. Trudel joined Boston University in July of 2009. He earned his PhD from the Ivey Business School, University of Western Ontario.


  • Education Open or Close

    Ph D, Ivey Business School, University of Western Ontario, Marketing, 2009.

  • PublicationsOpen or Close

    Journal Articles:

      Trudel, R., Murray, K., (2013). Self-Regulatory Strength Amplification through Selective Information Processing. Journal of Consumer Psychology , 23(1), 61-73.

      Trudel, R., Argo, J., (2013). The Effect of Product Size and Form Distortion on Consumer Recycling Behavior. Journal of Consumer Research, 40(4), 632-643. Chicago, IL.


      Trudel, R., Murray, K. B., Cotte, J., (2012). Beyond Expectations: The Effect of Regulatory Focus in Consumer Satisfaction. International Journal of Research in Marketing , 29(1), 93-97.

      Noseworthy, T., Trudel, R., (2011). Looks Interesting, But What Does it Do? Evaluation of Incongruent Product Form Depends on Positioning. Journal of Marketing Research, 48(6), 1008-1019.

      Trudel, R., Murray, K., (2011). Why Didnít I Think of That? Self-Regulation through Selective Information Processing. Journal of Marketing Research, 48(4), 701-713.

      Trudel, R., (2009). Does It Pay To Be Good. Sloan Management Review, MIT, 50(2), 61-68. Cambridge, MA.


  • Awards and HonorsOpen or Close

    2012 Broderick Prize for Excellence in Research Scholarship, BU School of Management, Research. (May 18, 2012).