86 pages tagged "research focus"

Celebrating CYGNA: Supporting women in academia
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 6 Aug 2020 14:37
A history of CYGNA's development to celebrate its 5th year and international women's day

MNC entry mode: it is not just about choice!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 6 Aug 2020 13:47
Reviews my research on entry mode choice including some unpublished work on management of different entry modes

Trailblazers of diversity: editors and editorial board diversity
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 29 Jul 2020 09:03
Documents my research with Isabel Metz on gender and international diversity in editorial boards

Web resources: working in academia
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 27 Jul 2020 15:15
Structured overview of four years of blogposts on the following themes: academic publishing, doing (international) research academic etiquette, using the Publish or Perish software, academic careers, gender in academia, research focus.

And then there were none: employee relations in marketising universities
Olga Kuznetsova - updated Sun 26 Jul 2020 14:46
Introduces CYGNA member Olga Kuznetsova's article on employee relations in hybrid organisations using a Univeristy and College Union archive

Do countries specialise in particular research areas?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 26 Jul 2020 14:43
Applies theories of revealed comparative advantage and the competitive advantage of nations to academic disciplines

Of Ostriches, Frogs, Birds and Lizards
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 16 Jul 2020 14:28
New online paper with Chenchen Li and Linn Zhang on cultural identity negotation strategies

The benefits of being understood
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 16 Jul 2020 14:27
Introducing Shea Fan's work on the role of ethnic identity confirmation in the relationship between expatriates and host country employees in China

New research monograph: Managing expatriates in China
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 16 Jul 2020 14:27
Introducing my new research monograph with Linn Zhang and Shea Fan

Four seasons in one day? On the fluidity of identity in an era of global mobility
Ling Eleanor Zhang - updated Thu 16 Jul 2020 14:25
Highlights the key findings of the exciting work on identity negotiation strategies by one of my former PhD students Linn Zhang

Why is learning the host country language important for expatriates?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 16 Jul 2020 14:24
A new online paper on the impact of host country language learning on expatriate local relationships in China

Are referencing errors undermining our scholarship and credibility?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 28 Jun 2020 13:00
Discusses how myths are created through careless referencing

Four waves of R&D internationalization: the South as a destination of R&D related FDI
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 17 Jun 2020 14:19
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

R&D Internationalization to China: MNEs new favourite destination
Shasha Zhao - updated Wed 17 Jun 2020 14:16
Shows how foreign MNEs transform low-value-adding operations in the South into high-value-adding R&D operations

EIBA panel: New Avenues for IB Research in the Digital Era
Dorota Piaskowska - updated Tue 26 May 2020 18:26
Report on a panel on IB & Technology on the EIBA conference at Leeds University in December 2019

Of bears, bumble-bees and spiders & who's in charge?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Summarizes my research in the field of MNC staffing policies

The importance of context in International Business
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
A critical analysis of the use of cultural distance in international business

Running the REF on a rainy Sunday afternoon: Do metrics match peer review?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
White paper that proposes replacing the REF with a metrics-based exercise

Language effects in international mail surveys
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Explains how questionnaire language might influence the responses received in cross-cultural research

To rank or not to rank
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Gives an overview of my research in the field of journal rankings, university rankings and citation rankings

Country of origin matters for multinationals too
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Reviews my research on country-of-origin effects on MNCs over the last 15 years

Subsidiaries down-under: victims of their geographical isolation?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Systematically reviews the impact of geographical differences on the HQ-subsidiary relationship

Testing key IB typologies: Bartlett & Ghoshal and Gupta & Govindarajan
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Introduces my research on testing two of the most well-known typologies in International Business

Language barriers in multinational companies
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Reviews my research on the role of language in MNCs between 2003 and 2013

Transfer of HR practices in multinational companies
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Research by Barbara Myloni - my first PhD student - on local isomorphism versus internal consistency in multinationals

How you see me, How you don't
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Does ethnic similarity help or hinder in the relationship between expats and locals: a conceptual framework based on self-verification theory

Creating a supportive and collaborative research culture at Middlesex University Business School
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
How supportive and collaborative research cultures can improve international research rankings

CYGNA: Social network analysis and managing large research teams
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Reports on our 17th CYGNA meeting with presentations about social network analysis and managing large research teams

Microsoft Academic is one year old: the Phoenix is ready to leave the nest
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
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 Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Reports on our 20th CYGNA meeting with a presentation on work-life balance

Harzing.com blog 4 years old!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Celebrating my blog's fourth anniversary with the top-15 most read blogs

Harzing.com blog 3 years old!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Celebrating my blog's third anniversary with the top-15 most read blogs

Harzing.com blog 2 years old!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Celebrating my blog's second anniversary with the top-15 most read blogs

Is ISI misunderstanding the Social Sciences?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Documents how ISI is inappropriately applying Science-based criteria to articles in the Social Sciences

How to manage multi-lingual teams?
Helene Tenzer - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Discusses Helene Tenzer's exciting research about the challenges of multi-lingual teamwork

The bridging role of expatriates and inpatriates
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Illustrates how expatriates and inpatriates differ in terms of their roles in knowledge transfer to and from MNC headquarters

Should we distance ourselves from the cultural distance concept?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Argues IB research would do well to reconsider its fascination with distance measures

Replication studies: learning from failure and success
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Short commentary illustrating the importance of replication through two examples

Microsoft Academic (Search): a Phoenix arisen from the ashes?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Assesses Microsoft Academic coverage through a detailed comparison with Google Scholar, the Web of Science, and Scopus

Six Essential Science Indicators highly-cited papers
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Lists six of my papers that are Web of Science highly-cited papers, i.e. top 1% most cited in their fields

Language in International Business: A review and agenda for future research
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
A new online paper reviewing 264 articles on language in IB

The double-edged sword of ethnic similarity
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Introduces Shea Fan's work on ethnic identity confirmation in a Chinese host context

Microsoft Academic: Is the Phoenix getting wings?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Compares citation coverage in the new Microsoft Academic with Google Scholar, Scopus and Web of Science

Harzing.com blog 1 year old!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 26 May 2020 13:53
Celebrating my blog's first anniversary with the top-10 most read blogs

Saturday night fever during a pandemic
Michela Vecchi - updated Fri 1 May 2020 15:59
Discusses research on the positive effects of dance on physical health, cognition and well-being

Everything you always wanted to know about impact...
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 25 Apr 2020 18:05
Book chapter providing a quick overview of the what, why, how and where of research impact

The four ailments of academic writing and how to cure them
Nico Pizzolato - updated Mon 20 Apr 2020 07:06
Some golden tips on how to improve your academic writing

Managing expatriates' identity: subtle desire, big impact
Shea Fan - updated Tue 14 Apr 2020 08:46
Highlights the key findings of the exciting work on ethnic identity and expatriation by one of my former PhD students Shea Fan

Experimental research and Nvivo
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 8 Apr 2020 17:48
Reports on Luisa Pinto's Erasmus visit to Middlesex University with seminars on experimental research and Nvivo

How social & behavioural science can support COVID-19 pandemic response
Valerio Capraro - updated Thu 26 Mar 2020 08:52
Introduces a very timely paper on the role of social and behavioural research in the current crisis

Own your place in the world by writing a book
Nico Pizzolato - updated Tue 24 Mar 2020 17:23
A passionate plea to consider publishing a book at least once in your academic career

Global Supply Chain Responsibility: Traceability and the resource orchestration perspective
Andrea Werner - updated Tue 24 Mar 2020 17:23
Reports on a seminar organized by Middlesex's Business Ethics, CSR and Governance Research Cluster

Let's get emotional: the use of films in teaching tourism
Hyung yu Park - updated Tue 24 Mar 2020 17:23
Hyung highlights the key findings of her exciting work on using films and critical pedagogy in a tourism context

Onto-Epistemology in Business and Management Research
Konstantinos Poulis - updated Tue 24 Mar 2020 17:22
Why academics are (or should become) intellectuals, not technicians of research methods

Work and Family Life of Academics
Bianca Stumbitz - updated Tue 24 Mar 2020 17:22
Reports on a seminar organized by Middlesex's Gender & Diversity cluster

The golden triangle: standardization, localization or dominance?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 2 Mar 2020 16:46
Illustrates the convergence to a world-wide best practice model for human resources

Middlesex University rising in the research rankings
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 16 Feb 2020 12:57
Quick summary of MDX's strongly improved position in three international research rankings

Strange journal invitations popping up in my inbox every day
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 10 Jan 2020 10:21
Discusses the phenomenon of predatory open access journals

Health warning: Might contain multiple personalities
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 30 Dec 2019 11:12
Shows how a lack of name disambiguation leads to serious distortion of the Essential Science Indicators

Alice Eagly: Gender stereotypes have changed but the changes are surprising
Bianca Stumbitz - updated Mon 16 Dec 2019 08:56
Reports on a seminar organized by Middlesex's Gender & Diversity cluster

Australian research output in Economics & Business: quantity over quality?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 25 Oct 2019 12:57
Shows the discrepancy between research productivity and research impact for Australian research in Economics & Business

Not all international assignments are equal
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 19 Oct 2019 13:41
A new online paper on how different types of international assignments transfer different types of knowledge

Action Intent: Getting closer to leadership behavior in 22 countries
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 15 Oct 2019 15:58
New book chapter on how "close-to-action" leadership scenarios can be used to study leadership across cultures

Intercultural Survey Research: Challenges & Solutions
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 15 Oct 2019 15:19
A new online paper on the challenges of international and cross-cultural survey research

Experimental research in international management
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 15 Oct 2019 15:18
New book chapter on how experimental research can advance language research in international management

Untwisting tongues: Language research in International Management
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 7 Oct 2019 14:33
Reports on a panel session at the Academy of International Business in Copenhagen

Out now: International HRM, 5th Edition
Sebastian Reiche - updated Mon 16 Sep 2019 22:44
Introducing the 5th edition of my textbook International Human Resource Management

Challenges in International survey research: illustrations and solutions
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 16 Sep 2019 22:39
Reviews my work on international mail surveys and response rates across countries

Citation analysis for the Social Sciences: metrics and data-sources
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 15 Sep 2019 08:15
Argues that a fair and inclusive cross-disciplinary comparison of research performance is possible using Google Scholar and the hIa metric

The many benefits of a shared language in multinationals
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 9 Sep 2019 07:55
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 Sun 8 Sep 2019 10:17
Short summary of white paper that proposes replacing the REF with a metrics-based exercise

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

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

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

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

"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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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