International Business Research Seminars

Seminars from the Department of IB

Fall 2017 Seminars

  • September 15, 2017
    John Cantwell | Distinguished Professor of International Business Management & Global Business, Rutgers University
    An Introduction to the Eclectic Paradigm as a Meta-Framework for the Cross- Disciplinary Analysis of International Business

Past Seminars


  • April 14, 2017
    Srividya Jandhyala | Associate Professor, ESSEC
    International Organizations and Political Risk - the Case of Multilateral Development Banks in Infrastructure Projects
  • March 31, 2017
    Stephanie Wang | Assistant Professor of International Business and Strategy | Kelley School of Business, Indiana University
    Deeply Buried Gold Cannot Shine: Signaling to Overcome the Liability of Emergingness on Exports
  • March 24, 2017
    Tony Tong | Professor of Strategic Management, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University
    Intellectual Property Regime Shift and Firms' Patenting Strategy
  • February 1, 2017
    Yinuo Tang | Assistant Professor, University of Hong Kong
    Does Advisor Network Position Facilitate Cross-Border Acquisition by Emerging Market Enterprises?


  • November 7, 2016
    Yamlaksira Getachew | Doctoral Candidate, Ivey School of Business
    Host-Country Income Inequality and Exit Rates of Market-Seeking Subsidiaries: The U-Curve Hypothesis
  • November 2, 2016
    Luis Ballesteros | Doctoral Candidate, Wharton School of Business
    Halos or Horns?  Why Companies are Punished or Rewarded for Contributing Disaster Aid
  • October 28, 2016
    Jin Hyung Kim | Doctoral Candidate, Harvard Business School
    U.S. Defense Contracts and the Lobbying Strategies of Foreign MNE’s

  • October 26, 2016
    Jinsil Kim | Doctoral Candidate, University of Texas at Dallas
    The Effect of Home Country Bribery on Seeking Foreign Market Opportunities: The Case of Transition Economies

  • October 25, 2016
    Laurel Grassin-Drake | Doctoral Candidate, MIT
    Temporalities in Synchronous Communication: Effect of Time Zones on Knowledge Transfer and Subsidiary Voice

  • October 24, 2016
    Elena Kulchina | Assistant Professor, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University
    Immigrants and Firm Performance:  Effects on Foreign Subsidiaries versus Foreign Entrepreneurial Firms

  • April 29, 2016
    Samina Karim | D'Amore-McKim School of Business, Northeastern University
    Managing Distance: Executive Appointments in Foreign Subsidiary Environments

  • April 15, 2016
    Lauge Poulsen | Department of Political Science, University College London
    Co-authored with Geoff Gertz, Brookings and Srividya Jandhyala | ESSEC
    Legalization and Diplomacy:  American Power and the Investment Regime.

  • February 3, 2016
    Alfonso Gambardella | Professor of Management, Bocconi University and Co-Editor of the Strategic Management Journal (co-sponsored with Strategic Management & Public Policy Department)
    Specializing in generality: Firm strategies in markets for technology

  • February 1, 2016
    Markus Taussig | Assistant Professor, National University of Singapore
    Foreignness in Emerging Economies Private Equity:  A Local Market Liability and Global Market Asset

  • January 28, 2016
    Jamber Li | Doctoral Candidate, Stanford University
    The Dark Side of Embeddedness: When Family Relations Give Rise to Malfeasance

  • January 26, 2016
    Jason Jackson | Doctoral Candidate, Wharton School of Business
    Varieties of Economic Nationalisms in Post-War Brazil and India