Some Current International Business PhD Students
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Development and utilization of international business network for knowledge transfer and value creation: A comparative study of internationalizing SMEs in Australia's and China's creative industries.
This study seeks to explore the mechanism whereby network structure can be utilized to facilitate knowledge transfer for a balanced combination of exploration and exploitation learning strategy in the context of internationalizing entrepreneurial SMEs. The major theories that this study draws on are strategic management theory (RBV and KBV) and network theory within the domain of international entrepreneurship. A multidisciplinary approach will be adopted in attempting to explain the complex phenomenon of development and utilization of international business network ties in different environments.
Professor Sid Gray is supervising this project