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Tuesday, September 18, 2018

3rd CEIBS Strategy & Entrepreneurship Annual Academic Symposium

The Department of Strategy & Entrepreneurship Annual Academic Symposium serves as a forum for academic scholars to share cutting-adge ideas that hold relevance to scholarship and business practice and will feature invited presentations by leading scholars on emerging market-related issues.


CEIBS Strategy & Entrepreneurship Department


3rd CEIBS S&E Annual Symposium

Strategy & Entrepreneurship Department

Symposium Venue: AC3-115, CEIBS Shanghai Campus, 699 Hongfeng Road, Pudong, Shanghai P.R. of China.
Schedule: Tuesday, September 18, 2018




Welcome remarks

Weijiong Zhang, Vice President and Co-Dean, CEIBS
Jane Lu, Dept. Chair & Director of CEIBS CEMS


Session 1: Internationalization of Emerging Market Firms

  • Xuanli Xie (Peking University)
    State Ownership and Cross-border M&As: Evidence from Chinese MNCs
  • Vikas Kumar (Sydney University)
    The Relationship between Business Group Affiliation and Degree of Internationalization: Moderating roles of Internal and External Network
  • Jane Lu (China Europe International Business School)
    Political Turnover and Cross-border acquisitions of Chinese Firms
10:30-10:45 Coffee break

Session 2: Corporate Entrepreneurship in Emerging Markets

  • Kenneth Huang (National University Of Singapore) 
    Adopting Knowledge from Reverse Innovations? Transnational Patents and Signaling from an Emerging Economy
  • Ajai Gaur (Rutgers University)
    Effect of Performance Feedback and CEO Regulatory Focus on Direction of Search
  • S. Ramakrishna Velamuri (China Europe International Business School)
    SME Corporate Entrepreneurship through Inward Internationalization in a Small Emerging Economy
12:15-13:30 Lunch break

Session 3: Shareholders, Strategic Competition, and Performance Outcome

  • John Li (Hong Kong University Of Science and Technology)
    Side Effect of CEO Dismissal: The Subsequent Strategic Risk-taking of Competitors
  • Changhyun Kim (Singapore Management University)
    Long-term Effects of the Dedicated Ownership by Institutional Investors
  • Yu Zhang (China Europe International Business School)
    Multiple Large Shareholders and Monitoring Effectiveness
15:00-15:30 Coffee break

Session 4: Political Institutions in Emerging Markets

  • Krislert Samphantharak (University of Californian San Diego)
    A Network Analysis Approach to Business Groups: Evidence from Thailand
  • Christina Ahmadjian (Hitotsubashi University)
    Paper title TBC
  • Richard Carney (China Europe International Business School)
    Political Institutions and Corporate Social Responsibility in Emerging Economies
17:00 Conference ends


Please kindly contact Joanne QIAO qjoanne@ceibs.edu if you have any questions. Registration for the symposium is free but you are responsible for your own travel and lodging expenses.

For accommodation, nearby hotel includes,
A. Shanghai Marriott Hotel Pudong East (5 stars/No. 15 New Jinqiao Road)
B. Dongjiao State Guest Hotel (5 stars/No. 1800, Jinke Road)
C. Ramada Pudong (4 stars/No. 18, New Jinqiao Road)
D. Holiday Inn Express Jinqiao Central (No. 1359 Jinqiao Road)