43 pages tagged "research focus"

Language effects in international mail surveys
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 10 Jun 2018 09:24
Explains how questionnaire language might influence the responses received in cross-cultural research

How to manage multi-lingual teams?
Helene Tenzer - updated Fri 8 Jun 2018 09:47
Discusses Helene Tenzer's exciting research about the challenges of multi-lingual teamwork

Australian research output in Economics & Business: quantity over quality?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 2 Jun 2018 14:33
Shows the discrepancy between research productivity and research impact for Australian research in Economics & Business

To rank or not to rank
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 22 May 2018 08:01
Gives an overview of my research in the field of journal rankings, university rankings and citation rankings

Should we distance ourselves from the cultural distance concept?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 16 May 2018 18:25
Argues IB research would do well to reconsider its fascination with distance measures

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

What if fully agree doesn't mean the same thing across cultures?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 16 May 2018 18:24
Explains how response style difference between countries can distort cross-national comparisons

Is ISI misunderstanding the Social Sciences?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 25 Apr 2018 18:08
Documents how ISI is inappropriately applying Science-based criteria to articles in the Social Sciences

Subsidiaries down-under: victims of their geographical isolation?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 23 Apr 2018 08:27
Systematically reviews the impact of geographical differences on the HQ-subsidiary relationship

Proof over promise: a more inclusive ranking of academics
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 10 Apr 2018 12:20
Shows how using a different data source and different metrics completely changes the Dutch Economics top-40

Running the REF on a rainy Sunday afternoon: Do metrics match peer review?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 9 Apr 2018 20:41
Short summary of white paper that proposes replacing the REF with a metrics-based exercise

Compete or cooperate: does it depend on the language?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 6 Jan 2018 15:56
Shows how using the English language might prime competitive behaviour

Running the REF on a rainy Sunday afternoon: Do metrics match peer review?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 6 Jan 2018 15:51
White paper that proposes replacing the REF with a metrics-based exercise

Hablas vielleicht un peu la mia language?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 11 Dec 2017 11:27
Systematically reviews the impact of language differences on the HQ-subsidiary relationship

The bridging role of expatriates and inpatriates
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 28 Nov 2017 10:55
Illustrates how expatriates and inpatriates differ in terms of their roles in knowledge transfer to and from MNC headquarters

Are referencing errors undermining our scholarship and credibility?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 23 Nov 2017 16:06
Discusses how myths are created through careless referencing

The many benefits of a shared language in multinationals
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 11 Sep 2017 18:00
Reports on a study outlining the relationship between shared language and knowledge flows

Trailblazers of diversity: editors and editorial board diversity
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 6 Jun 2017 16:18
Documents my research with Isabel Metz on gender and international diversity in editorial boards

Health warning: Might contain multiple personalities
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 6 Apr 2017 14:14
Shows how a lack of name disambiguation leads to serious distortion of the Essential Science Indicators

Citation analysis for the Social Sciences: metrics and data-sources
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 12 Mar 2017 18:26
Argues that a fair and inclusive cross-disciplinary comparison of research performance is possible using Google Scholar and the hIa metric

Do countries specialise in particular research areas?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 27 Dec 2016 17:11
Applies theories of revealed comparative advantage and the competitive advantage of nations to academic disciplines

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

How to keep up-to-date with the literature, but avoid information overload?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 18 May 2018 18:51
Provides tips on how to keep up-to-date without getting lost in social media overload

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

English as a Lingua Franca in Academia
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 May 2018 07:39
Reports on my presentation at Manchester Metropolitan University

Why is learning the host country language important for expatriates?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 5 May 2018 15:03
A new online paper on the impact of host country language learning on expatriate local relationships in China

Language in International Business: A review and agenda for future research
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 5 May 2018 15:02
A new online paper reviewing 264 articles on language in IB

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

The double-edged sword of ethnic similarity
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 10 Apr 2018 07:21
Introduces Shea Fan's work on ethnic identity confirmation in a Chinese host context

Strange journal invitations popping up in my inbox every day
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 9 Apr 2018 20:48
Discusses the phenomenon of predatory open access journals

How you see me, How you don't
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 20 Mar 2018 20:28
Does ethnic similarity help or hinder in the relationship between expats and locals: a conceptual framework based on self-verification theory

The benefits of being understood
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 3 Mar 2018 11:47
Introducing Shea Fan's work on the role of ethnic identity confirmation in the relationship between expatriates and host country employees in China

Six Essential Science Indicators highly-cited papers
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 19 Feb 2018 09:08
Lists six of my papers that are Web of Science highly-cited papers, i.e. top 1% most cited in their fields

Microsoft Academic (Search): a Phoenix arisen from the ashes?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 3 Aug 2017 16:01
Assesses Microsoft Academic coverage through a detailed comparison with Google Scholar, the Web of Science, and Scopus

Can we use Google Scholar to identify highly-cited documents?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 9 Jul 2017 14:16
Introducing my new article on Google Scholar with the Granada EC3 group

What makes an article highly cited?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 6 Apr 2017 14:13
Shows topic and author have a stronger influence on citations than journal outlet

Microsoft Academic is one year old: the Phoenix is ready to leave the nest
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 9 Apr 2018 20:41
The third of my trilogy of papers on Microsoft Academic reporting on its coverage one year after its re-launch

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

Microsoft Academic: Is the Phoenix getting wings?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 3 Aug 2017 15:57
Compares citation coverage in the new Microsoft Academic with Google Scholar, Scopus and Web of Science

EURAM 2017: Famous scholars in expatriate studies
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 7 Jul 2017 19:07
Reports on my presentations at the EURAM 2017 conference and a symposium on famous scholars in expatriate studies

Harzing.com blog 2 years old!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 12 Mar 2018 08:39
Celebrating my blog's second anniversary with the top-10 most 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