Papers Presented at Conferences

Chen, Victor. Sub-National Market-Supporting Institutions and Outward FDI: Evidence of Emerging-Market MNEs into Developed Markets. Presented at the Academy of International Business 2012 Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, USA, July 1, 2012.

Chen, Victor. Sub-National Market-Supporting Institutions and Entry Ownership of Outward FDI:
Evidence from Mexican, Indian, and Chinese MNEs into the Triad Markets
. Presented at the Academy of International Business 2012 Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, USA, July 2, 2012.

Chen, Victor. International Strategies of Developing Economy Firms: Resources, Capabilities and Entry Modes / The Bargaining Model Revisited: Theory and Evidence from China’s Natural Resource Investments in Africa. Presented at the Academy of International Business 2012 Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, USA, July 3, 2012.

Zhang, Kenny. Growing and Diversifying Chinese Investments in Canada. Presented at the Global Chinese Financial Forum, Vancouver, BC, February 3, 2012.

Description: Kenny Zhang discussed the motivations of Chinese outward FDI, its performance in the global and Canadian markets, particularly in natural resources sector.

Zhang, Kenny. China in the US Backyard? – A case of Chinese FDI in Canada. Presented at the 2012 Latin American Studies Association Congress, San Francisco, USA, May 26, 2012.

Description: Kenny Zhang reviewed recent Chinese FDI to Canada and the Canadian publics’ attitudes towards Chinese investment. He concluded that Chinese investment is rising dramatically, but only represents a small portion of overall FDI in Canada.