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IB Seminar: Dr. Sam Park, "Sustained Firm Growth in Emerging Markets"

November 22, 2016

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Please join us for an IB Seminar, "Sustained Firm Growth in Emerging Markets", presented by Dr. Sam Park, Parkland Chair Professor of Strategy and Director of CEIBS Centre for Emerging Market Studies at China Europe International Business School.

Details: Tuesday, November 22, 2016, 1:30-3:00 pm, Room 1370

Dr. Park is Parkland Chair Professor of Strategy, Department Chair of Strategy and Entrepreneurship, and Director of CEIBS Centre for Emerging Market Studies at China Europe International Business School. He was President of SKOLKOVO-Ernst & Young Institute for Emerging Market Studies and Chair Professor of Strategy at Moscow School of Management Skolkovo. He was the founding president of Samsung Economic Research Institute China and a member of the Academic Council at CEIBS. Prior to his move to China, he was Professor of Strategy at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, where he received several teaching and research awards and had early promotions to associate and full professor. He also served on the faculty at the University of Texas-Dallas and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. He is Fellow of the Academy of International Business and received the IM Division Outstanding Service to the Global Community Award (AOM, 2015) for his service to the international community bridging research, practice, and policy communities.

Dr. Park's research has been published in most leading management journals, including Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Strategic Management Journal, Management Science, Journal of International Business Studies, Sloan Management Review, Organization Science, and Journal of Business Venturing, among others. His current research focuses on corporate growth strategies, competitive dynamics, and MNC social adaptation strategies in emerging markets. His recent books on emerging markets include the award-winning book Rough Diamonds: Four Traits of Successful Breakout Enterprises in BRIC Countries (Jossey-Bass, 2013), Scaling the Tail: Managing Profitable Growth in Emerging Markets (Palgrave McMillan, 2015), Managing Emerging Multinationals: Solving International Challenges (Cambridge Univ. Press, 2016), and ASEAN Champions: Emerging Stalwarts in Regional Integration (Cambridge Univ. Press, 2017). He is also a frequent contributor to international media, including Financial Times and Forbes.


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