50 pages tagged "research focus"

R&D Internationalization to China: MNEs new favourite destination
Shasha Zhao - updated Wed 5 Dec 2018 16:03
Shows how foreign MNEs transform low-value-adding operations in the South into high-value-adding R&D operations

Health warning: Might contain multiple personalities
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 30 Nov 2018 10:17
Shows how a lack of name disambiguation leads to serious distortion of the Essential Science Indicators

How to manage multi-lingual teams?
Helene Tenzer - updated Sat 24 Nov 2018 13:35
Discusses Helene Tenzer's exciting research about the challenges of multi-lingual teamwork

Managing expatriates’ identity: subtle desire, big impact
Shea Fan - updated Sat 24 Nov 2018 13:35
Highlights the key findings of the exciting work on ethnic identity and expatriation by one of my former PhD students Shea Fan

Language barriers in multinational companies
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 11 Nov 2018 13:42
Reviews my research on the role of language in MNCs between 2003 and 2013

Gender bias and meritocracy: How to make career advancement in Economics more inclusive
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 3 Nov 2018 18:28
Part of a Dossier on Women in Economics published in Economisch Statistische Berichten

Should we distance ourselves from the cultural distance concept?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 15 Aug 2018 12:52
Argues IB research would do well to reconsider its fascination with distance measures

Proof over promise: a more inclusive ranking of academics
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 7 Aug 2018 09:28
Shows how using a different data source and different metrics completely changes the Dutch Economics top-40

Citation analysis for the Social Sciences: metrics and data-sources
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 7 Aug 2018 09:26
Argues that a fair and inclusive cross-disciplinary comparison of research performance is possible using Google Scholar and the hIa metric

To rank or not to rank
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 7 Aug 2018 09:24
Gives an overview of my research in the field of journal rankings, university rankings and citation rankings

What if fully agree doesn't mean the same thing across cultures?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 4 Aug 2018 15:42
Explains how response style difference between countries can distort cross-national comparisons

Are referencing errors undermining our scholarship and credibility?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 4 Aug 2018 14:52
Discusses how myths are created through careless referencing

Subsidiaries down-under: victims of their geographical isolation?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 3 Aug 2018 09:25
Systematically reviews the impact of geographical differences on the HQ-subsidiary relationship

Do countries specialise in particular research areas?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 3 Aug 2018 09:24
Applies theories of revealed comparative advantage and the competitive advantage of nations to academic disciplines

Running the REF on a rainy Sunday afternoon: Do metrics match peer review?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 1 Aug 2018 09:20
White paper that proposes replacing the REF with a metrics-based exercise

Trailblazers of diversity: editors and editorial board diversity
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 31 Jul 2018 15:46
Documents my research with Isabel Metz on gender and international diversity in editorial boards

The many benefits of a shared language in multinationals
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 31 Jul 2018 15:43
Reports on a study outlining the relationship between shared language and knowledge flows

Running the REF on a rainy Sunday afternoon: Do metrics match peer review?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 31 Jul 2018 15:39
Short summary of white paper that proposes replacing the REF with a metrics-based exercise

The bridging role of expatriates and inpatriates
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 31 Jul 2018 15:34
Illustrates how expatriates and inpatriates differ in terms of their roles in knowledge transfer to and from MNC headquarters

An Australian "productivity boom"? ... or maybe just a database expansion?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 31 Jul 2018 15:31
Shows how difficult longitudinal bibliometric analyses are when database coverage changes

Is ISI misunderstanding the Social Sciences?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 31 Jul 2018 15:17
Documents how ISI is inappropriately applying Science-based criteria to articles in the Social Sciences

Australian research output in Economics & Business: quantity over quality?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 31 Jul 2018 15:13
Shows the discrepancy between research productivity and research impact for Australian research in Economics & Business

Compete or cooperate: does it depend on the language?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 31 Jul 2018 15:06
Shows how using the English language might prime competitive behaviour

Hablas vielleicht un peu la mia language?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 31 Jul 2018 15:05
Systematically reviews the impact of language differences on the HQ-subsidiary relationship

Language effects in international mail surveys
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 28 Jul 2018 17:25
Explains how questionnaire language might influence the responses received in cross-cultural research

Challenges in International survey research: illustrations and solutions
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 16 May 2018 18:24
Reviews my work on international mail surveys and response rates across countries

Microsoft Academic (Search): a Phoenix arisen from the ashes?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 25 Nov 2018 13:09
Assesses Microsoft Academic coverage through a detailed comparison with Google Scholar, the Web of Science, and Scopus

Four waves of R&D internationalization: the South as a destination of R&D related FDI
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 29 Aug 2018 19:12
Introducing Shasha Zhao's work on the transformation of foreign MNEs’ low-value-adding operations in the South into high-value-adding R&D operations

The double-edged sword of ethnic similarity
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 15 Aug 2018 12:55
Introduces Shea Fan's work on ethnic identity confirmation in a Chinese host context

The benefits of being understood
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 15 Aug 2018 12:55
Introducing Shea Fan's work on the role of ethnic identity confirmation in the relationship between expatriates and host country employees in China

Why is learning the host country language important for expatriates?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 15 Aug 2018 12:52
A new online paper on the impact of host country language learning on expatriate local relationships in China

Can we use Google Scholar to identify highly-cited documents?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 7 Aug 2018 09:29
Introducing my new article on Google Scholar with the Granada EC3 group

How you see me, How you don't
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 4 Aug 2018 14:54
Does ethnic similarity help or hinder in the relationship between expats and locals: a conceptual framework based on self-verification theory

What makes an article highly cited?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 31 Jul 2018 15:52
Shows topic and author have a stronger influence on citations than journal outlet

Strange journal invitations popping up in my inbox every day
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 31 Jul 2018 15:51
Discusses the phenomenon of predatory open access journals

Language in International Business: A review and agenda for future research
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 31 Jul 2018 15:10
A new online paper reviewing 264 articles on language in IB

English as a Lingua Franca in Academia
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 31 Jul 2018 15:08
Reports on my presentation at Manchester Metropolitan University

Six Essential Science Indicators highly-cited papers
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 24 Jun 2018 08:12
Lists six of my papers that are Web of Science highly-cited papers, i.e. top 1% most cited in their fields

New research monograph: Managing expatriates in China
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 26 May 2018 09:02
Introducing my new research monograph with Ling Zhang and Shea Fan

CYGNA: Social network analysis and managing large research teams
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 9 May 2018 09:02
Reports on our 17th CYGNA meeting with presentations about social network analysis and managing large research teams

Replication studies: learning from failure and success
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 24 Apr 2018 18:10
Short commentary illustrating the importance of replication through two examples

Own your place in the world by writing a book
Nico Pizzolato - updated Tue 11 Dec 2018 05:31
A passionate plea to consider publishing a book at least once in your academic career

Microsoft Academic: Is the Phoenix getting wings?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 25 Nov 2018 13:10
Compares citation coverage in the new Microsoft Academic with Google Scholar, Scopus and Web of Science

Microsoft Academic is one year old: the Phoenix is ready to leave the nest
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 25 Nov 2018 13:09
The third of my trilogy of papers on Microsoft Academic reporting on its coverage one year after its re-launch

Why are there so few female Economics professors?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 11 Nov 2018 13:31
Short summary of my article in Economisch Statistiche Berichten on gender bias and meritocray in academia

EURAM 2017: Famous scholars in expatriate studies
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 18 Sep 2018 07:17
Reports on my presentations at the EURAM 2017 conference and a symposium on famous scholars in expatriate studies

CYGNA: Gender researchers meeting
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 24 Mar 2018 16:31
Reports on our 20th CYGNA meeting with a presentation on work-life balance

Harzing.com blog 2 years old!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 3 Nov 2018 18:42
Celebrating my blog's second anniversary with the top-15most read blogs

Harzing.com blog 1 year old!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 15 Nov 2017 15:26
Celebrating my blog's first anniversary with the top-10 most read blogs

Welcome to my blog!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 5 May 2018 14:56
Introduction to Anne-Wil's blog