Ph.D. Economics, Reading Financed by the ESRC. Ph.D. title: 'The Determinants of International Production: A Comparative Study of Five Developed Countries'. Supervisor: Professor John H. Dunning. External Examiner: Professor Alan M. Rugman, Kelley School of Business, Indiana University, USA, formerly of the University of Toronto, Canada. B.A. (Hons) Economics, Nottingham
Winner in the International Competition for best Ph.D. Thesis in International Business, awarded by the Academy of International Business, October 1985.
09/86-12/95 New Blood Lecturer in Business Economics, School of Management, University of Bath, and subsequently Jean Monnet Lecturer in European Integration and International Business, in the Centre for International Business Research, within the same school.
01/96 Senior Lecturer in International Business, Centre for International Business, School of Business and Economic Studies, University of Leeds. Previous appointments have been at the University of Reading, University College Swansea, and the University of Exeter.
Awarded a Jean Monnet Chair in European Integration and International Business in April 1995, while at the University of Bath, by the Jean Monnet Project of the European Commission. Re-awarded a Jean Monnet Chair at the University of Leeds to enable specialisation in the research and teaching of international business in the context of European Integration. Subsequently Jean Monnet Senior Lecturer in European Integration and International Business Management (from 1997) at the University of Leeds. He is currently Jean Monnet Professor of European Integration and International Business Management (since 2003).
The determinants of foreign direct investment (FDI) into the European Union, particularly the relationship between market integration and FDI by US and Japanese multinational firms. Intra European Union multinational activity, FDI and trade flows in the context of European market integration.The mutual cultural perceptions of managers within mergers and acquisitions between German and Polish and UK firms. Investigation of the impact of FDI by European and foreign-owned firms on knowledge transfer and radical organisational change in liberalising markets, especially in Hungary and the People's Republic of China. The impact of European and foreign-owned firms on the productivity and performance of Chinese firms. The internationalisation of services, particularly telecommunications services. The market entry modes of multinational banks in eastern and central Europe.
Multinational Enterprise and World Competition: A Comparative Study of the USA, Japan, the UK, Sweden, and West Germany, London: Macmillan, August 1987 first impression, second impression January 1988, third impression 1991.
Multinational Enterprises in Less Developed Countries, London: Macmillan, March 1991 (edited with Peter J. Buckley).
The Growth of Global Business, London: Routledge, October 1993 (edited with Howard Cox and Grazia Ietto-Gillies).
Internationalisation Strategies, London: Macmillan, 1997 (edited with George Chryssochoidis and Carla Millar).
‘Increasing the Size of the "Country": Regional Economic Integration and Foreign Direct Investment in a Globalised World Economy’ Management International Review, 41(3), 2001, pp. 251-274 (with Peter J. Buckley, Nicolas Forsans and Kevin T. Reilly).
‘US Technology Sales to China: Investigating the Role of Legislation" Sciences World Economy & China, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, 2000, 5, pp. 46-54. (with Adam R. Cross and Xiao Lian).
‘Affiliate and Non-Affiliate Intellectual Property Transactions in International Business: An Empirical Overview of the UK and USA’ in the International Business Review, Special Issue on Licensing and Franchising Across Borders: Theory, Management and Strategies for the 21st Century, 2000, 9(1), 407-30 (with Adam R. Cross).
‘Europäische Integration, regionale Subsysteme und die Strategien multinationaler Unternehmen’ (‘European Integration, Regional Subsystems and MNE Responsiveness’), WSI Mitteilungen, 4, April 2000, 53 Jahrgang, pp. 213-27 (with Peter J. Buckley, Adam Cross and Heinz Tüselmann).
‘The Determinants of New Foreign Direct Investment Capital Flows into the European Community: A Statistical Comparison of the USA and Japan’, Journal of Common Market Studies, 37(4), December 1999, pp. 597-616 (with Susan C. Scott-Green).
‘Foreign Market Servicing Strategies in the NAFTA area’, in the Canadian Journal of Regional Science, Special Issue on North American Trade and Investment, XXI(2), Summer 1998, pp. 255-75 (with Peter J. Buckley and Nicolas Forsans).
‘The Internationalisation of Telecommunications Services Firms in The European Union’, Transnational Corporations, 7(2), 1998, pp. 39-96 (with Syed S. Kamall).
‘Market Servicing Strategies of International Banks in Eastern and Central Europe’, Journal of Transnational Management Development, Special Issue, 3(3/4), 1998, pp. 169-96 (with Susan C. Scott-Green).
‘The Determinants of Intra-European Foreign Direct Investment Flows: Market Integration and Policy Issues’, Journal of Transnational Management Development, Special Issue, 3(3/4), 1998, pp. 89-129.
'European Multinational Activity in Telecommunications Services in the People’s Republic of China: Firm Strategy and Government Policy', Management International Review, 36, Special Issue 1/96 (with Syed S. Kamall and Wai Shau Mary Leung), pp. 111-37.
'Lo Sviluppo Delle Multinazionali Dall'Internazionalizzazione Alla Globalizzazione', Trimestre, XXIV/1-2, 1991, pp. 87-120.
'The Determinants of Aggregate Licensing Behaviour: Evidence from Five Countries', Management International Review, 30, 3, 1990, pp. 231-51.
'Transnational Corporations in Developing Countries', Centre on Transnational Corporations Reporter, 30, Autumn 1990, pp. 13-15
Contributions to Edited Volumes
‘The Shaping of European Firms’ Market Entry Strategies in the People’s Republic of China: The Case of Telecommunications’, in Lucrezia Songini (ed.) Political and Economic Relations Between Asia and Europe: New Challenges in Economics and Management, Milan: Edizioni Giuridiche Economiche Aziendali dell’Università Bocconi e Giuffrè editori S.p.A.(EGEA/Bocconi University), 2000, pp. 35-45, (with Syed S. Kamall and Wai Shau Mary Leung).
‘The Determinants of New Foreign Direct Investment Capital Flows into Europe: The US and Japan Compared’ Chapter 8 in Carla J.M. Millar, Robert M. Grant and Chong Ju Choi (eds) International Business: Emerging Issues and Emerging Markets, London: Macmillan, 2000, pp. 159-75 (with Susan C. Scott-Green).
‘Foreign Direct Investment and Europe’ in Engelhard, J. and W.A Oechsler (eds) International Management — Effects of Global Changes on Competition, Corporate Strategies, and Markets, Wiesbaden: Gabler Verlag, 1999 (with Peter J. Buckley and Adam R. Cross), pp. 117 - 37.
‘European Multinational Strategy in Telecommunications Services in China’, Chapter 10 in Roger Strange, Jim Slater, and Limin Wang (eds) Trade and Investment in China: The European Experience, London: Routledge, 1998 , pp. 188-206 (with Syed S. Kamall and Wai Shau Mary Leung).
‘The Determinants of Japanese Foreign Direct Investment Flows to the European Community, 1963-1990’, in Jean-Louis Mucchielli (ed.) Multinational Location Strategy, Volume 6 in the series Research in Global Strategic Management, edited by Alan M. Rugman, Greenwich, Conn.: JAI Press, 1998, p. 29-49 (with Susan C. Scott-Green).
‘Transatlantic Foreign Direct Investment Flows’ Chapter 8 in Gavin Boyd (ed.) The Struggle for World Markets: Competition and Cooperation between NAFTA and the European Union, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 1998, pp.155-76 (with Peter J. Buckley).
‘Introduction’, Chapter 1 in Internationalisation Strategies, London: Macmillan, 1997 (with George Chryssochoidis and Carla Millar), pp. 3-17.
'The Development of Multinational Enterprises', Chapter 7 in Daniels, Peter W. and William F. Lever (eds) The Global Economy in Transition, London: Longman, 1996, pp. 103-34.
'United States Foreign Direct Investment in the European Community: The Effects of Market Integration in Perspective', Chapter 10 in Fred N. Burton, Mo Yamin, and Stephen Young (eds) The Changing European Environment, London: Macmillan. 1996, pp. 189-206.
'The United Kingdom: A Par Excellence Two-way Direct Investor', Chapter 9 in John H. Dunning, and Rajneesh Narula (eds) Foreign Direct Investment and Governments: Catalysts for Economic Restructuring, Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy, February 1996, pp. 42-77.
'Investigating the Determinants of Service Sector Foreign Direct Investment', Chapter 5 in Howard Cox, Jeremy Clegg and Grazia Ietto-Gillies (eds) The Growth of Global Business, London: Routledge, October 1993, pp. 85-104.
'The Growth of Global Business: Three Agendas', with H. Cox and G. Ietto-Gillies, Chapter 1 in Howard Cox, Jeremy Clegg and Grazia Ietto-Gillies (eds) The Growth of Global Business, London: Routledge, October 1993, pp. 1-16.
'Explaining Foreign Direct Investment Flows', Chapter 4 in Peter J. Buckley, and Mark C. Casson (eds) Multinational Enterprises in the World Economy: Essays in Honour of John Dunning, Aldershot: Edward Elgar Publishing, July 1992, pp. 54-74.
'The Framework of International Trade', Part 2 in Peter J. Buckley, and Michael Z. Brooke (eds) International Business: An Overview, Oxford: Blackwell, 1992, pp. 75-173.
'Recent Trends in the Pattern of FDI: Theory and Evidence' Chapter 13 in Hans W. Singer, N. Hatti and Rameshwar Tandon (eds) Foreign Direct Investments, New World Order Series, Vol. XI, Indus Publishing Company, 1991, pp. 327-77.
'The Determinants of Multinational Enterprise: A Comparative Study of the USA, Japan, the UK, Sweden and West Germany', Chapter X3 in Mark C. Casson (ed.) Multinational Corporations, International Library of Critical
Writings in Economics, Edward Elgar Publishing, 1990, pp. 578-609.
'Introduction and Statement of the Issues', Chapter 1 in Peter J. Buckley and Jeremy Clegg (eds) Multinational Enterprises in Less Developed Countries, London: Macmillan, March 1991, pp. 3-23 (with Peter J. Buckley).
'Intra-Industry Foreign Direct Investment: A Study of Recent Evidence', Chapter 7 in Allan D. Webster and John H. Dunning, (eds) Structural Change in the World Economy, London: Routledge, 1990, pp. 114-42.