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Chang Hoon Oh

William Saywell Professor in Asia Pacific Studies


Room: SGL 4920

Phone: 778.782.9206


Selected Publications

articles and reports

Oh, C. H., Shin, J., & Oetzel, J. (2021). How does experience change firms' foreign investment decisions to non-market events? Journal of International Management, 27(1).

Oh, C. H., Shapiro, D., Ho, S. S. H., & Shin, J. (2020). Location matters: Valuing firm-specific nonmarket risk in the global mining industry. Strategic Management Journal, 41(7), 1210-1244.

Oh, C. H., Oetzel, J., Rivera, J., & Lien, D. (2020). Natural disasters and MNC sub-national investments in China. Multinational Business Review, 28(2), 245-274.

Oh, C. H. (2020). The changing terrain of international strategy for Korean multinationals. Asian Business and Management, 19(2), 171-174.

Oh, C. H. (2019). Missing “society” in institutional approaches as social value creation in India and China. Critical Perspectives on International Business.

Oh, C. H., Kim, M., & Shin, J. (2019). Paths and geographic scope of international expansion across industries. International Business Review, 28(3), 560-574.

Oetzel, J., & Oh, C. H. (2019). Melting pot or tribe? Country-level ethnic diversity and its effect on subsidiaries. Journal of International Business Policy, 2(1), 37-61.

Andrews, T., Gamu, J., Le Billon, P., Oh, C. H., Reyes, D., & Shin, J. (2018). The Role of Host Governments in Enabling or Preventing Conflict Associated with Mining. Canadian International Resources and Development Institute.

Pek, S., Oh, C. H., & Rivera, J. (2018). MNC foreign investment and industrial disasters: The moderating role of technological, safety management, and philanthropic capabilities. Strategic Management Journal, 39(2), 502-526.

Shapiro, D., Hobdari, B., & Oh, C. H. (2018). Natural resources, multinational enterprises and sustainable development. Journal of World Business, 53(1), 1-14.

Lee, S. H., Oh, C. H., & Lee, J. Y. (2017). The effect of host country Internet infrastructure on foreign expansion of Korean MNCs. Asia Pacific Business Review, 23(3), 396-419.

Oh, C. H., & Oetzel, J. (2017). Once bitten twice shy? Experience managing violent conflict risk and MNC subsidiary-level investment and expansion. Strategic Management Journal, 38(3), 714-731.

Oh, C. H. (2017). How do natural and man-made disasters affect international trade? A country-level and industry-level analysis. Journal of Risk Research, 20(2), 195-217.

Oh, C. H., & Fratianni, M. (2017). On the optimal size of bilateral investment treaty network in foreign direct investment flows. Multinational Business Review, 25(2), 150-170.

Park, C., Oh, C. H., & Kasim, A. (2017). Market challenges, learning and customer orientation, and innovativeness in IJVs. International Marketing Review, 34(6), 945-967.

Andrews, T., Elizalde, B., Le Billon, P., Oh, C. H., Reyes, D., & Thompson, I. (2016). The rise in conflict associated with mining operations: What lies beneath? Canadian International Resources and Development Institute.

Lim, D. S., Oh, C. H., & De Clercq, D. (2016). Engagement in entrepreneurship in emerging economies: Interactive effects of individual-level factors and institutional conditions. International Business Review, 25(4), 933-945.

Li, J., & Oh, C. H. (2016). Research on emerging-market multinational enterprises: Extending Alan Rugman's critical contributions. International Business Review, 25(3), 776-784.

Tran, T. B. H., Oh, C. H., & Choi, S. B. (2016). Effects of learning orientation and global mindset on virtual team members' willingness to cooperate in: The mediating role of self-efficacy. Journal of Management and Organization, 22(3), 311-327.

Moon, B. J., Lee, L. W., & Oh, C. H. (2015). The impact of CSR on consumer-corporate connection and brand loyalty: A cross cultural investigation. International Marketing Review, 32(5), 518-539.

Hyun, H. J., Oh, C. H., & Paik, Y. (2015). Impact of nationality composition in foreign subsidiary on its performance: a case of Korean companies. International Journal of Human Resource Management, 26(6), 806-830.

Selmier, W. T., Newenham-Kahindi, A., & Oh, C. H. (2015). "Understanding the words of relationships": Language as an essential tool to manage CSR in communities of place. Journal of International Business Studies, 46(2), 153-179.

Oh, C. H., Sohl, T., & Rugman, A. M. (2015). Regional and product diversification and the performance of retail multinationals. Journal of International Management, 21(3), 220-234.

Oh, C. H., & Li, J. (2015). Commentary: Alan Rugman and the theory of the regional multinationals. Journal of World Business, 50(4), 631-633.

de Clercq, D., Lim, D. S., & Oh, C. H. (2014). Hierarchy and conservatism in the contributions of resources to entrepreneurial activity. Small Business Economics, 42(3), 507-522.

Oh, C. H., & Contractor, F. (2014). A Regional Perspective on Multinational Expansion Strategies: Reconsidering the Three-stage Paradigm. British Journal of Management, 25(SUPPL.1).

Oetzel, J. M., & Oh, C. H. (2014). Learning to carry the cat by the tail: Firm experience, disasters, and multinational subsidiary entry and expansion. Organization Science, 25(3), 732-756.

Lien, D., & Oh, C. H. (2014). Determinants of the confucius institute establishment. Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance, 54(3), 437-441.

Oh, C. H., & Rugman, A. M. (2014). The dynamics of regional and global multinationals, 1999-2008. Multinational Business Review, 22(2), 108-117.

Rugman, A. M., & Oh, C. H. (2013). Why the Home Region Matters: Location and Regional Multinationals. British Journal of Management, 24(4), 463-479.

Oh, C. H., Park, J. H., & Ghauri, P. N. (2013). Doing right, investing right: Socially responsible investing and shareholder activism in the financial sector. Business Horizons, 56(6), 703-714.

Selmier, W. T., & Oh, C. H. (2013). The Power of Major Trade Languages in Trade and Foreign Direct Investment. Review of International Political Economy, 20(3), 486-514.

Rivera, J., & Oh, C. H. (2013). Environmental Regulations and Multinational Corporations' Foreign Market Entry Investments. Policy Studies Journal, 41(2), 243-272.

De Clercq, D., Lim, D. S., & Oh, C. H. (2013). Individual-level resources and new business activity: The contingent role of institutional context. Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practice, 37(2), 303-330.

Selmier, W. T., & Oh, C. H. (2013). Economic Diplomacy and International Trade: Asean's Quest to Value-Claim. World Economy, 36(2), 233-252.

Oh, C. H., & Rugman, A. M. (2012). Regional integration and the international strategies of large European firms. International Business Review, 21(3), 493-507.

Oh, C. H., & Contractor, F. J. (2012). The role of territorial coverage and product diversification in the multinationality-performance relationship. Global Strategy Journal, 2(2), 122-136.

Selmier, W. T., & Oh, C. H. (2012). International business complexity and the internationalization of languages. Business Horizons, 55(2), 189-200.

Rugman, A. M., Oh, C. H., & Lim, D. S. (2012). The regional and global competitiveness of multinational firms. Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science, 40(2), 218-235.

Lien, D., Oh, C. H., & Selmier, W. T. (2012). Confucius institute effects on China's trade and FDI: Isn't it delightful when folks afar study Hanyu? International Review of Economics and Finance, 21(1), 147-155.

Oh, C. H., Travis Selmier, W., & Lien, D. (2011). International trade, foreign direct investment, and transaction costs in languages. Journal of Socio-Economics, 40(6), 732-735.

Rugman, A. M., & Hoon oh, C. (2011). Methodological issues in the measurement of multinationality of US firms. Multinational Business Review, 19(3), 202-212.

Oh, C. H., & Oetzel, J. (2011). Multinationals' response to major disasters: How does subsidiary investment vary in response to the type of disaster and the quality of country governance? Strategic Management Journal, 32(6), 658-681.

Fratianni, M. U., Marchionne, F., & Hoon oh, C. (2011). A commentary on the gravity equation in international business research. Multinational Business Review, 19(1), 36-46.

Hoon oh, C. (2010). Value Creation and Home Region Internationalization of U.S. MNEs. Multinational Business Review, 18(4), 23-50.

Rugman, A. M., & Oh, C. H. (2010). Does the regional nature of multinationals affect the multinationality and performance relationship? International Business Review, 19(5), 479-488.

Oh, C. H., & Reuveny, R. (2010). Climatic natural disasters, political risk, and international trade. Global Environmental Change, 20(2), 243-254.

Fratianni, M., & Oh, C. H. (2009). Size of regional trade agreements and regional trade bias. Applied Economics Letters, 16(16), 1603-1606.

Oh, C. H. (2009). The international scale and scope of European multinationals. European Management Journal, 27(5), 336-343.

Fratianni, M., & Oh, C. H. (2009). Expanding RTAs, trade flows, and the multinational enterprise. Journal of International Business Studies, 40(7), 1206-1227.

Rugman, A. M., Li, J., & Oh, C. H. (2009). Are supply chains global or regional? International Marketing Review, 26(4), 384-395.

Rugman, A., & Oh, C. H. (2008). Friedman's follies: Insights on the globalization/regionalization debate. Business and Politics, 10(2).

Oh, C. H., & Selmier, W. T. (2008). Expanding international trade beyond the RTA border: The case of ASEAN's economic diplomacy. Economics Letters, 100(3), 385-387.

Rugman, A. M., & Hoon Oh, C. (2008). The international competitiveness of Asian firms. Journal of Strategy and Management, 1(1), 57-71.

Rugman, A. M., & Oh, C. H. (2008). Korea's multinationals in a regional world. Journal of World Business, 43(1), 5-15.

books chapters and monographs

Oetzel, J., & Oh, C. H. (2015). Managing non-market risk: Is it possible to manage the seemingly unmanageable? In Lawton, T., & Rajwani, T. (Eds.), The Routledge Companion to Non-Market Strategy (pp. 263-278). Routledge (UK).

Rugman, A. M., & Oh, C. H. (2012). Empresas multinationales regionales y crisis financiera internacional (Reprint in Spanish). In Minian, I. L., Hutson, E., Berrill, J., Sinkovics, R. R., Hutson, E., & Lopez, E. D. (Eds.), Redes globales y regionales de produccion (pp. 29-52). Instito de Investigaciones Economicas.

Rugman, A. M., & Oh, C. H. (2011). Regional multinational enterprise and the international financial crisis. In Berrill, J., Hutson, E., & Sinkovics, R. R. (Eds.), Firm-level internationalization, regionalism and globalization (pp. 64-78). Palgrave Macmillan Ltd (UK).

Rugman, A. M., & Oh, C. H. (2011). Multinational enterprises and regional economic integration: Rethinking key metrics in international business. In Jovanovic, M. N. (Eds.), International handbook on the economics of integration, volume III: Factor mobility, agriculture, environment and quantitative studies (pp. 73-87). Edward Elgar Publishing (UK).

Rugman, A. M., & Oh, C. H. (2009). International competitiveness of Asian firms. In Cho, D., & Moon, H. (Eds.), IPS National Competitiveness Research. The Institute for Industrial Policy Studies.

Rugman, A. M., & Oh, C. H. (2007). Multinationality and Regional Performance, 2001-2005. In Rugman, A. M. (Eds.), Research in global strategic management, Vol. 13 - Regional aspects of multinationality and performance. Elsevier Ltd (UK).


Chang Hoon, O. H., Shapiro, D., Ham Ho, S. S., Ham Ho, S. S., & Shin, J. (2017). Capital markets’ reaction to environmental sensitivity. Academy of Management Proceedings (pp. 1-6). Academy of Management.