67 pages tagged "research focus"

Experimental research in international management
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 22 Aug 2019 17:42
New book chapter on how experimental research can advance language research in international management

Two new kids on the block: Crossref and Dimensions
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:30
Compares publication and citation coverage in the Crossref and Dimensions with Google Scholar, Microsoft Academic, Scopus and Web of Science

An Australian "productivity boom"? ... or maybe just a database expansion?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:26
Shows how difficult longitudinal bibliometric analyses are when database coverage changes

Subsidiaries down-under: victims of their geographical isolation?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:24
Systematically reviews the impact of geographical differences on the HQ-subsidiary relationship

To rank or not to rank
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:19
Gives an overview of my research in the field of journal rankings, university rankings and citation rankings

"Publier or perir": English in French academia
Anne Laure Humbert - updated Fri 16 Aug 2019 13:17
Guest post by Anne Laure Humbert on the role of English in French academia

The importance of context in International Business
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 14 Aug 2019 17:24
A critical analysis of the use of cultural distance in international business

Challenges in International survey research: illustrations and solutions
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 13 Aug 2019 11:10
Reviews my work on international mail surveys and response rates across countries

Of bears, bumble-bees and spiders & who's in charge?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 13 Aug 2019 11:09
Summarizes my research in the field of MNC staffing policies

Language barriers in multinational companies
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 13 Aug 2019 11:09
Reviews my research on the role of language in MNCs between 2003 and 2013

Running the REF on a rainy Sunday afternoon: Do metrics match peer review?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 13 Aug 2019 10:25
Short summary of white paper that proposes replacing the REF with a metrics-based exercise

Are referencing errors undermining our scholarship and credibility?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 13 Aug 2019 07:45
Discusses how myths are created through careless referencing

R&D Internationalization to China: MNEs new favourite destination
Shasha Zhao - updated Thu 8 Aug 2019 14:31
Shows how foreign MNEs transform low-value-adding operations in the South into high-value-adding R&D operations

Transfer of HR practices in multinational companies
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 8 Aug 2019 10:59
Research by Barbara Myloni - my first PhD student - on local isomorphism versus internal consistency in multinationals

Should we distance ourselves from the cultural distance concept?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 8 Aug 2019 10:58
Argues IB research would do well to reconsider its fascination with distance measures

MNC entry mode: it is not just about choice!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 8 Aug 2019 10:53
Reviews my research on entry mode choice including some unpublished work on management of different entry modes

Do countries specialise in particular research areas?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 7 Aug 2019 11:56
Applies theories of revealed comparative advantage and the competitive advantage of nations to academic disciplines

Compete or cooperate: does it depend on the language?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 7 Aug 2019 10:55
Shows how using the English language might prime competitive behaviour

Managing expatriates' identity: subtle desire, big impact
Shea Fan - updated Wed 7 Aug 2019 10:53
Highlights the key findings of the exciting work on ethnic identity and expatriation by one of my former PhD students Shea Fan

Hablas vielleicht un peu la mia language?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 7 Aug 2019 10:52
Systematically reviews the impact of language differences on the HQ-subsidiary relationship

The bridging role of expatriates and inpatriates
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 7 Aug 2019 10:47
Illustrates how expatriates and inpatriates differ in terms of their roles in knowledge transfer to and from MNC headquarters

How to manage multi-lingual teams?
Helene Tenzer - updated Wed 7 Aug 2019 10:46
Discusses Helene Tenzer's exciting research about the challenges of multi-lingual teamwork

The many benefits of a shared language in multinationals
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 7 Aug 2019 10:45
Reports on a study outlining the relationship between shared language and knowledge flows

Australian research output in Economics & Business: quantity over quality?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 7 Aug 2019 10:04
Shows the discrepancy between research productivity and research impact for Australian research in Economics & Business

Is ISI misunderstanding the Social Sciences?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 5 Aug 2019 06:20
Documents how ISI is inappropriately applying Science-based criteria to articles in the Social Sciences

Not all international assignments are equal
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 5 Aug 2019 06:15
A new online paper on how different types of international assignments transfer different types of knowledge

Proof over promise: a more inclusive ranking of academics
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 3 Aug 2019 09:47
Shows how using a different data source and different metrics completely changes the Dutch Economics top-40

Everything you always wanted to know about impact...
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 29 Jul 2019 10:13
Book chapter providing a quick overview of the what, why, how and where of research impact

Intercultural Survey Research: Challenges & Solutions
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 29 Jul 2019 10:13
A new online paper on the challenges of international and cross-cultural survey research

Trailblazers of diversity: editors and editorial board diversity
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 26 Jul 2019 09:57
Documents my research with Isabel Metz on gender and international diversity in editorial boards

Health warning: Might contain multiple personalities
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 20 Jul 2019 11:25
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 Fri 19 Jul 2019 07:41
Argues that a fair and inclusive cross-disciplinary comparison of research performance is possible using Google Scholar and the hIa metric

Mobility and gender matter in speed of promotion and development of career capital
Olga Ryazanova - updated Thu 18 Jul 2019 15:44
Guest post by Olga Ryazanova about her AMLE article on mobility, gender and promotion

Language effects in international mail surveys
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 18 Jul 2019 10:49
Explains how questionnaire language might influence the responses received in cross-cultural research

Onto-Epistemology in Business and Management Research
Konstantinos Poulis - updated Thu 18 Jul 2019 08:44
Why academics are (or should become) intellectuals, not technicians of research methods

What if fully agree doesn't mean the same thing across cultures?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 17 Jul 2019 12:55
Explains how response style difference between countries can distort cross-national comparisons

And then there were none: employee relations in marketising universities
Olga Kuznetsova - updated Tue 16 Jul 2019 12:22
Introduces CYGNA member Olga Kuznetsova's article on employee relations in hybrid organisations using a Univeristy and College Union archive

Running the REF on a rainy Sunday afternoon: Do metrics match peer review?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 27 May 2019 11:35
White paper that proposes replacing the REF with a metrics-based exercise

Gender bias and meritocracy: How to make career advancement in Economics more inclusive
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 27 May 2019 11:24
Part of a Dossier on Women in Economics published in Economisch Statistische Berichten

Creating a supportive and collaborative research culture at Middlesex University Business School
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 19 Aug 2019 08:57
How supportive and collaborative research cultures can improve international research rankings

Four waves of R&D internationalization: the South as a destination of R&D related FDI
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:27
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

English as a Lingua Franca in Academia
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:24
Reports on my presentation at Manchester Metropolitan University

CYGNA: Social network analysis and managing large research teams
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:24
Reports on our 17th CYGNA meeting with presentations about social network analysis and managing large research teams

The double-edged sword of ethnic similarity
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:16
Introduces Shea Fan's work on ethnic identity confirmation in a Chinese host context

Can we use Google Scholar to identify highly-cited documents?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:13
Introducing my new article on Google Scholar with the Granada EC3 group

Replication studies: learning from failure and success
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:12
Short commentary illustrating the importance of replication through two examples

Microsoft Academic (Search): a Phoenix arisen from the ashes?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:12
Assesses Microsoft Academic coverage through a detailed comparison with Google Scholar, the Web of Science, and Scopus

Strange journal invitations popping up in my inbox every day
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:09
Discusses the phenomenon of predatory open access journals

What makes an article highly cited?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 14 Aug 2019 17:22
Shows topic and author have a stronger influence on citations than journal outlet

Out now: International Human Resource Management, 5th Edition
Sebastian Reiche - updated Fri 9 Aug 2019 19:10
Introducing the 5th edition of my textbook International Human Resource Management

Language in International Business: A review and agenda for future research
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 7 Aug 2019 10:55
A new online paper reviewing 264 articles on language in IB

Why is learning the host country language important for expatriates?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 7 Aug 2019 10:55
A new online paper on the impact of host country language learning on expatriate local relationships in China

The benefits of being understood
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 26 Jul 2019 11:55
Introducing Shea Fan's work on the role of ethnic identity confirmation in the relationship between expatriates and host country employees in China

How you see me, How you don't
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 16 Jun 2019 10:22
Does ethnic similarity help or hinder in the relationship between expats and locals: a conceptual framework based on self-verification theory

New research monograph: Managing expatriates in China
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 27 Dec 2018 19:03
Introducing my new research monograph with Ling Zhang and Shea Fan

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

EURAM 2017: Famous scholars in expatriate studies
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:17
Reports on my presentations at the EURAM 2017 conference and a symposium on famous scholars in expatriate studies

Own your place in the world by writing a book
Nico Pizzolato - updated Fri 16 Aug 2019 13:16
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 Mon 12 Aug 2019 11:29
Compares citation coverage in the new Microsoft Academic with Google Scholar, Scopus and Web of Science

Celebrating CYGNA: Supporting women in academia
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 8 Aug 2019 10:50
A history of CYGNA's development to celebrate its 5th year and international women's day

CYGNA: Gender researchers meeting
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 29 Jul 2019 10:20
Reports on our 20th CYGNA meeting with a presentation on work-life balance

Why are there so few female Economics professors?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 29 Jul 2019 10:05
Short summary of my article in Economisch Statistiche Berichten on gender bias and meritocray in academia

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

Harzing.com blog 3 years old!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:30
Celebrating my blog's third anniversary with the top-15 most read blogs

Harzing.com blog 1 year old!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 18 Aug 2019 15:16
Celebrating my blog's first anniversary with the top-10 most read blogs

Harzing.com blog 2 years old!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 26 Jul 2019 09:58
Celebrating my blog's second anniversary with the top-15 most read blogs

Welcome to my blog!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 16 Jul 2019 15:13
Introduction to Anne-Wil's blog