Best Paper Awards

The Best Paper Awards of the past conferences went to:

Best Reviewer Award
Hongjuan Zhang, Tianjin University, College of Management and Economics, CN
Yulia Muratova, Aarhus University, Management, DK
Timon Immanuel Haasis, Justus-Liebig-University Giessen, Economic Geography, DE
Jane Du, National University of Singapore, East Asian Institute, SG

The Nominees for Best Paper Award are

Effects of Trade Facilitation Measures on Trade Between China and Countries along “One Belt, One Road”
Juan Zhang, Zhouhong Wu

Government influence and the internationalization of emerging market firms,
Fernando Angulo-Ruiz, Albena Pergelova, William Wei

Relational Competence vs. Local Isomorphism: Strategic Choices of EMNEs in Advanced Economies,
Liang WANG, Hongjuan ZHANG, Xiaohua YANG

Willingness to Work for Emerging Multinationals,
Jianhong Zhang, Chaohong Zhou, Désirée van Gorp, Guangbin Zhang

The Political Economy of Chinese Investment in “One-Belt, One-Road (OBOR)” Countries,
Ka Zeng

Chinese Emerging Market Multinationals’ Globalization to Developed Markets: A Qualitative Analysis,
Rui Torres de Oliveira, Daniel Rottig

What Attracts China’s Contracts to Latin America? An Empirical Study of the Pattern and Determinants of Chinese Contracts,
Yi Feng, Zhijun Gao, Wanjun Jiang

Naca Best PhD Student Paper
Neoemi Ferracuti, Uni Macerata, Italy
Trade and FDI: Challenges and Opportunities for China and Europe in the healthcare sector

Best Conference Paper
Qiang Zha, York University, UK
The Discourse of a Chinese Model of the University: a critical review

Best Reviewer
Louise Curren, Toulouse Business School, France


NACA Best Paper Award
“Does Social Capital Work The Same Way In China and The West?”

Hongjuan Zhang, Tianjin University, China
Liang Wang, University of San Francisco, USA
Rong Han, Tianjin University of Finance and Economics, China

“New Key Success Factors In the Management of Post-Acquisition Integration: Evidence from Chinese Firms’ Outward Acquisition of European Firms”
Ai Qi, Royal Holloway University of London, United Kingdom/Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China

Emerald Best Paper Award
“Entrepreneurs’ Political Ties and Firm Performance: the Contingent Effects of Institutional Environment and Innovation Strategy”
Shibin Sheng, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
Yuan Cheng, Tsinghua University Beijing, China

Ping Lv, Francesca Spigarelli: Going Green: Chinese OFDI In the European Renewable Energies Sectors
Ping Lv (School of Management, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China) and Francesca Spigarelli (University of Macerata, Department of Law, Italy)

Venhaus, Marc – Power Shift to the East? American Hegemony and China’s Ascent in Times of Global Financial & Monetary Crises
PhD candidate at the Graduate School of Global Politics of the Freie Universität Berlin, Germany.

Yang, Xiaohua – University of San Francisco – Revisit the Institutional Influences on the rise of Made-in-China Multinationals