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Strategy Research in Emerging Economies: Challenging the Conventional Wisdom
 This review and introduction to the Special Issue on ‘Strategy Research in Emerging Economies’ considers the nature of theoretical contributions thus far on strategy in emerging economies.Expand
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An Organizational Approach to Comparative Corporate Governance: Costs, Contingencies, and Complementarities
This paper develops an organizational approach to corporate governance and assesses the effectiveness of different governance aspects through the use of stylized cases. Expand
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Emerging Multinationals from Mid�?Range Economies: The Influence of Institutions and Factor Markets
This paper revisits and extends our earlier work (in 2005) in the pages of this journal. We argue that there is a need for more fine-grained understanding of the country context along two dimensions:Expand
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Governance, ownership structure, and performance of IPO firms: The impact of different types of private equity investors and institutional environments
This paper examines performance effects of ownership concentration and two types of private equity investors (venture capitalists and business angels) in firms that have recently undergone initial public offering (IPO) in the United Kingdom and France. Expand
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Board composition, share ownership, and 'underpricing'of U.K. IPO firms
(Using a sample of 251 IPOs in the United Kingdom, this paper examines interlinks between executive and nonexecutive characteristics, share ownership, and short-term performance measured in terms ofExpand
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The firm's strategic dynamics and corporate governance life‐cycle
Purpose – The paper seeks to present a novel conceptual framework that integrates the strategic dynamics of the firm with changes in its governance systems. Design/methodology/approach – The agencyExpand
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The export orientation and export performance of high-technology SMEs in emerging markets: The effects of knowledge transfer by returnee entrepreneurs
Combining international business research with the knowledge-based view, this paper examines factors affecting the export orientation and export performance of high-technology Small and mediumExpand
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Governance of the Entrepreneurial Threshold Firm: A Knowledge-based Perspective
By building on a knowledge-based view of the firm, this paper addresses a relatively unexplored area of roles and dynamics of corporate governance in younger, threshold firms that are undergoing aExpand
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FDI by firms from newly industrialised economies in emerging markets: corporate governance, entry mode and location
Previous studies emphasise that the foreign direct investment (FDI) strategies of firms from newly industrialised economies (NIEs) are different from the FDI strategies of firms from developedExpand
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Corporate Governance and Investors' Perceptions of Foreign IPO Value: An Institutional Perspective
We build on sociology-grounded research on financial market behavior and suggest a “nested” legitimacy framework to explore U.S. investor perceptions of foreign IPO value. We draw on a fuzzy-setExpand
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