ACRIEB members Prof Tomasz Mickiewicz and Dr Yama Temouri published joint work with Nigel Driffield in the Journal of World Business (ABS 4) titled “Ownership control of foreign affiliates: A property rights theory perspective”. You can access their paper here.
Prof Ute Stephan gave a keynote lecture at the 8th International Social Innovation Research Conference held in Glasgow, September 5-8, 2016. The keynote discussed social entrepreneurship and positive social change, and can be downloaded here.
ACRIEB member Prof Jun Du published "Explaining intermittent exporting: Exit and conditional re-entry in export markets" the prestigious ABS4* Journal of International Business Studies. Read Jun’s paper here
In addition, ACRIEB members delivered a total of 8 presentations and 3 Professional Development Workshops at the prestigious Academy of Management Annual Meeting, August 5-9th, Anaheim, California – the largest gathering of management scholars worldwide.
Tax Haven Networks and the Role of the Big 4 Accountancy Firms
Author: Chris Jones, Aston U. Author: Yama Temouri, Aston U. Author: Alex Cobham, Tax Justice Network
Firms’ Innovation Objectives and Knowledge Acquisition Strategies: A Comparative Analysis
Author: Stephen Roper, Warwick Business Author: James Love, Warwick Business School Author: Bettina Becker, Aston Business School
How Regional Institutions Influence Entrepreneurial Investment: The Role of Financing Constraints
Author: Bach Duy Nguyen, Aston Business School Author: Jun Du, Aston Business School
Institutional Change and Entrepreneurship: The Impact of Political Institutional Change
Author: Muntasir Shami, Aston Business School Author: Tomasz Marek Mickiewicz, Aston Business School Author: Ute Stephan, Aston Business School
Business Planning and Business Creation: A Four Country Assessment
Author: Diana Hechavarria, U. of South Florida Author: Li Tian, Nankai U. Author: Paul D Reynolds, Aston U.
To Ask or not to Ask? How Entrepreneurs Manage the Feedback-seeking Paradox
Author: Andreana Drencheva, The U. of Sheffield Author: Ute Stephan, Aston Business School Author: Malcolm Patterson, The U. of Sheffield Author: Anna Topakas, The U. of Sheffield
How Entrepreneurs Influence Employees’ Job Satisfaction: The Double- edged Sword of Proactivity
Author: Ute Stephan, Aston Business School Author: Karoline Strauss, ESSEC Business School Author: Dominika Wach, Technische U. Dresden Author: Marjan Gorgievski, Erasmus U. Rotterdam
Bringing the State back in:How Hybrid Organizations Navigate Plurality in Institutional Environments
Author: Emma Catharina Folmer, Aston U. Author: Ute Stephan, Aston Business School
ACRIEB members (co-)organized and contributed to the following three Professional Development Workshops (PDWs)
Entrepreneurship Under Adverse Conditions, Entrepreneurship under adverse
Organizer: Maija Renko, U. of Illinois at Chicago Organizer: Amanda Bullough, U. of Delaware Organizer: Ute Stephan, Aston Business School Organizer: Friederike Welter, IfM Bonn / U. of Siegen
Speaker: Ted Baker, Rutgers U. Speaker: Michael Frese, National U. of Singapore Speaker: Susanna Khavul, UTA/LSE Speaker: Geoffrey Kistruck, Schulich School of Business Speaker: Tomasz Marek Mickiewicz, Aston Business School Speaker: Paul D Reynolds, Aston U. Speaker: Justin W. Webb, U. of North Carolina, Charlotte
Emergence of Meaningful Organizations: Panel Study of Entrepreneurial Dynamics (PSED) Program Update
Organizer: Paul D Reynolds, Aston U. Chair: Per Davidsson, Queensland U. of Technology Presenter: Kim Klyver, U. of Southern Denmark Presenter: Pia Arenius, Hanken School of Economics Presenter: Gry Agnete Alsos, Nord U. Business School Presenter: Heiko Bergmann, U. of St. Gallen Presenter: David Urbano, Autonomous U. of Barcelona Presenter: Tomasz Marek Mickiewicz, Aston Business School Presenter: Casey Jonathan Frid, Pace U. Discussant: Friederike Welter, IfM Bonn / U. of Siegen Discussant: Richard Curtin, U. of Michigan, Ann Arbor Discussant: Tiantian Yang, Duke U.
AMP Showcase Session: Underdogs, Misfits and Weirdos: Entrepreneurship and Mental Health, Entrepreneurs & Mental Health
Organizer: Dimo Dimov, U. of Bath Organizer: Isabella Hatak, U. of Twente Organizer: Phillip H Phan, The John Hopkins U. Organizer: Johan Wiklund, Syracuse U. Presenter: Brian C. Gunia, The John Hopkins U. Presenter: Keith Hmieleski, Texas Christian U. Presenter: Daniel Lerner, U. de Deusto Presenter: Andreas Rauch, U. of Groningen Presenter: Dean A. Shepherd, Indiana U. Presenter: Ute Stephan, Aston Business School Presenter: Wei Yu, Syracuse U.
Prof. Ute Stephan published in the Journal of Business Venturing (ABS 4). The work with Saurav Pathak titled “Beyond cultural values? Cultural leadership ideals and entrepreneurship’ can be downloaded here.
Prof. Tomasz Mickiewicz published in the Asia Pacific Journal of Management (ABS 3). The joint work with Kumar Bhaumik, University of Sheffield and Saul Estrin, London School of Economics is titled “Ownership identity, strategy and performance: business group affiliates versus independent firms in India” and can be downloaded here.
Centre members publish important viewpoints.
Dr. Agelos Delios published a timely piece on Brexit in the Conversation titled ‘Two big flaws in the Economists for Brexit plan’. Read it here.
Dr. Chris Jones with Nigel Driffield and Jo Crotty published an analysis of the tobacco industry and smoking bans. Read it here.
Prof. Ute Stephan together with Dr. Marjan Gorgivski, Erasmus University Rotterdam edited a special in Applied Psychology: An international Review (ABS 3) titled ‘Advances in the Psychology”. As part of the special issue they published a review of the Psychology of Entrepreneurship literature. The special issue can be found here and the review here.
ACRIEB is hosting Prof Lorraine Uhlaner EDHEC Business School, France, an international expert on family business entrepreneurship in May. Please join us for Prof. Uhlaner’s talk “Responsible Ownership in the Family Firm: A Research Agenda and latest Findings” on May 5th, 1-2pm in the Council Room (VC Corridor).
ACRIEB members Professors Tomasz Mickiewicz and Ute Stephan published in the Journal of Business Venturing (ABS 4). The joint work with Prof Saul Estrin, London School of Economics is titled “Human Capital in Social and Commercial Entrepreneurship “ and can be downloaded here.
Three ACRIEB members recognized through best paper awards! Congratulations to Dr Yama Temouri, Dr Chris Jones and Prof Ute Stephan.
Prof Ute Stephan delivered the keynote “Successful Social Entrepreneurship: Pathways to Social Change” at the International Symposium on Social Entrepreneurship (ISSE) in Singapore on April 22nd. ISSE was attended by over 250 entrepreneurs and academics from around the world.
Congratulations to Chris for this new publication in the British Journal of Management (ranked ABS 4):
Jo Crotty, Nigel Driffield and Chris Jones (2016). Regulation as Country-Specific (Dis-)Advantage: Smoking Bans and the Location of Foreign Direct Investment in the Tobacco Industry. British Journal of Management, DOI: 10.1111/1467-8551.12161. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/1467-8551.12161/abstract
We are hiring! See our opening for a Lecturer in Entrepreneurship (equivalent to Assistant Professor)
http://jobs.aston.ac.uk/Vacancy.aspx?ref=R160039 (closing date 13 March 2016)
Professor Ute Stephan attended the Expert workshop on ‘Strategies and Policies to Scale-up the Impact of Social Enterprises’ on 17 December in Brussels. The workshop was co-hosted by the European Commission DG Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion and the OECD. She also provided input into the forthcoming OCED policy brief on scaling social enterprises.
New publications from ACRIEB members (see also our publication section). Congratulations to Stephanie and Ute.
Decker, S., Kipping, M., & Wadhwani, R. D. (2015). New Business Histories! Plurality in business history research methods. Business History, 57 (1) 30-40.
Wach, D., Stephan, U., & Gorgievski, M. (2015). More than money: Developing an integrative multi-factorial measure of entrepreneurial success. International Small Business Journal, doi: 10.1177/0266242615608469.
Congratulations to Jun and Tomasz for their publication in the Journal of Business Venturing on entrepreneurship in China
Du, Jun & Mickiewicz, Tomasz (2015). Subsidies, rent seeking and performance: Being young, small or private in China, Journal of Business Venturing, http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0883902615000622
Congratulations to Chris and Yama for their new publication in the Journal of World Business!
Jones, C. & Temouri,Y. (2015). The determinants of tax haven FDI, Journal of WorldBusiness,
Professor David Bailey and colleagues published an EU policy report on Industrial and innovation policy as drivers of change, see here.
ACRIEB members presented new research at the Annual Academy of Management Conference (AoM) in Vancouver in the beginning of August. The AoM is the largest gathering of management and business scholars worldwide.
“Are financing constraints really obstacles for economic growth of developing countries: theory and evidence from Vietnam ” Bach Duy Nguyen and Jun Du.
"Employment effects of FDI in hot labour markets:a cross-country analysis",Bettina Becker (Aston Business School), Nigel Driffield(Warwick Business School), Sandra Lancheros (University of Nottingham)and James H Love(Warwick Business School)
“Human Capital, Social and Commercial Entrepreneurship: The Role of Gender and Institutions”, Saul Estrin (LSE), Tomasz Mickiewicz (Aston Business School) and Ute Stephan (Aston Business School)