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Gracy (J.Y.) Yang

Gracy (J.Y.)  Yang

BA MA Nanjing PhD HKUST
Senior Lecturer

Rm 451
H10 - Storie Dixson Wing
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

Telephone +61 2 9036 7814
Fax +61 2 9036 5378
gracy.yang@sydney.edu.au


Bio

Gracy (J.Y.) Yang is a senior lecturer of the Discipline of International Business, at the University of Sydney Business School. She received her Ph.D. in management from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Her current research interests include global corporate strategy, management and organizations in transition/emerging economies, organizational learning and change, organizational and inter-organizational networks.

Publications

2014

5
Conference Paper/s

Yang JY, Li J, Delios A, Chang S and Yao F 2014 'Riding on the Dragon: FDI Bandwagon Diffusions in China', Academy of International Business 2014 Annual Meeting, Vancouver, Canada, 26th June 2014

Yang JY, Li J, Delios A, Chang S and Yao F 2014 'Decomposing Environmental Effects: A Study of Japanese Multinational Enterprises' Executive Staffing Strategies in China', Academy of International Business 2014 Annual Meeting, Vancouver, Canada, 26th June 2014

2013

5
Conference Paper/s

Yang JY, Chang S and Yao FK 2013 'Semi-regularity, Discontinuity, and Variety: Why Do Managers Do What They Do?', Academy of International Business Annual Meeting AIB 2013 – “Bridging the Divide: Linking IB to Complementary Disciplines and Practice”, Istanbul, Turkey, 6th July 2013

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Ketencioglu E and Yang JY 2013 'The Impact of Market Dynamism on Exploitative and Competitive Capital Allocation: A Dynamic Capability Perspective', Proceedings of the 27th Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management Conference ANZAM 2013 - "Managing on the Edge", Hobart, Australia, 6th December 2013

2012

5
Conference Paper/s

Yang JY, Li J and Delios A 2012 'Confidence in Learning from Others’ Failures: Foreign Investment Strategy in a Transition Economy', Academy of Management Annual Meeting AOM 2012 - “The Informal Economy”, Boston, Australia, 7th August 2012

Yang JY and Lu J 2012 'Caution and Causation: Why (not) Un-adopt the Strategy Failed in Other firms?', Academy of Management Annual Meeting AOM 2012 - “The Informal Economy”, Boston, United States, 7th August 2012

Yang JY, Li J and Delios A 2012 'Confidence in Learning from Salient Failures: Why (not) Un-adopt the Failed Strategy in Other firms', Academy of International Business AIB 2012 Annual Meeting - "Rethinking the Roles of Business, Government and NGOs in the Global Economy", Washington DC, United States, 3rd July 2012

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Yang JY and Lu J 2012 'Caution and causation: How others’ failures in a strategy influence new adoptions of the strategy', The Fifth Biennial International Association for Chinese Management Research Conference 2012- IACMR: Building ethical and sustainable organizations in China, Hong Kong, China, 24th June 2012

2011

4
Journal Article/s

Yang JY, Tipton FB and Li JT 2011 'A review of foreign business management in China', Asia Pacific Journal of Management, vol.28:3, pp. 627-59

5
Conference Paper/s

Yang JY and Lu J 2011 'Caution or Causation: How earlier entrant failures influence new entry decisions', Academy of International Business AIB 2011 Annual Meeting - "International Business for Sustainable World Development", Nagoya, Japan, 28th June 2011

2010

5
Conference Paper/s

Yang JY and Tipton FB 2010 'The Development of Foreign Business in China: A Literature Review & Future Research Direction', The 2010 Biennial Conference of the International Association for Chinese Management Research IACMR, Shanghai, China, 20th June 2010

2009

2
Book Section/s

Li J and Yang JY 2009 'Competition, Learning, and Foreign Entry Strategy: A Macro Organization Perspective' in Advances in International Management (Volume 22) - Managing Subsidiary Dynamics: Headquarters Role, Capability Development, and China Strategy, ed. Joseph L.C. Cheng, Elizabeth Maitland, Stephen Nicholas, Emerald/JAI Press, Bingley, United Kingdom, pp. 219-40

5
Conference Paper/s

Yang JY, Li J and Delios A 2009 'Environmental Imprinting, Pre-entry Learning, and the Survival of New Entrants', 23rd Annual Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management ANZAM Conference 2009, Melbourne, Australia, 4th December 2009

Yang JY and Tipton FB 2009 'A Literature Review for Management of Foreign Firms in China: Where Are We and Where to Go?', Academy of Management Annual Meeting 2009 - "Green Management Matters", Chicago, United States, 11th August 2009

Yang JY and Tipton FB 2009 'Foreign-invested Firms in China: A Literature Review & Direction for Future Research', Academy of Management Annual Meeting 2009 - "Green Management Matters", Chicago, United States, 11th August 2009

Yang JY, Lu J and Jiang J 2009 'Does fast foreign expansion benefit multinational corporations?', Academy of International Business (AIB) 2009 Annual Meeting, San Diego, United States, 30th June 2009

2008

4
Journal Article/s

Yang JY and Li J 2008 'The development of entrepreneurship in China', Asia Pacific Journal of Management, vol.25:2, pp. 335-59

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Jiang R, Lu J and Yang JY 2008 'When is Fast Good? - Speed of Foreign Expansion and Firm Performance', 22nd Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management Annual Conference ANZAM 2008-Managing in the Pacific Century, Auckland, New Zealand, 5th December 2008

Jiang RJ, Lu J and Yang JY 2008 'Does Fast Foreign Expansion Benefit Multinational Corporations?', 2008 Academy of Management Annual Meeting - "The Questions We Ask", Anaheim, United States, 13th August 2008

Li JT and Yang JY 2008 'Competition, learning, and foreign entry strategy: A macro organization perspective', AIB (Academy of International Business) 2008 Annual Meeting, Milan, Italy, 3rd July 2008

Jiang J, Lu J and Yang JY 2008 'Does Fast Foreign Expansion Benefit Multinational Corporations?', AIB (Academy of International Business) 2008 Annual Meeting, Milan, Italy, 3rd July 2008

2007

2
Book Section/s

Tsui AS, Song LJ and Yang JY 2007 'Organizational Culture and Employee Responses in Hong Kong Schools: Comparing Dimensional and Configuration Approaches' in Research in Management: International Perspectives, ed. Neider L and Schriesheim C, Information Age Publishing, Charlotte, United States, pp. 25-55

4
Journal Article/s

Li JT, Yang JY and Yue DY 2007 'Identity, community and audience: How wholly owned foreign subsidiaries gain legitimacy in China', Academy of Management Journal, vol.50:1

5
Conference Paper/s

Yang JY 2007 'The Development of Entrepreneurship in China: A Review and Future Research', Academy of International Business (AIB) Annual Meeting 2007, Indianapolis, United States, 28th June 2007

Yang JY 2007 'Can Early FDI Failures Benefit Later Entrants?', Academy of International Business Annual Meeting 2007, Indianapolis, United States, 28th June 2007

2006

2
Book Section/s

Li JT and Yang JY 2006 'FDI communities and the legitimacy of foreign entry modes: The emergence of wholly owned foreign subsidiaries in China' in Emerging Multiplicity: Integration and Responsiveness in Asian Business Development, ed. S Söderman, Palgrave Macmillan Ltd, New York, Australia

Yang JY and Li JT 2006 'China’s domestic private firms: A literature review and directions for future research' in China's Domestic Private Firms: Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Management And Performance, ed. A Tsui, Y Bian and L Cheng, M E Sharpe Inc, New York, United States

5
Conference Paper/s

Li J, Yang JY and Yue DY 2006 'Globalization pressures and cross-national diffusion of FDI entry decisions across countries', Strategy and Governance in a World of Institutional Change - 26th SMS Annual International Conference, Vienna, Australia, 1st November 2006

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Li JY, Yang JY and Yue DY 2006 'FDI failures, causal ambiguity and foreign market entry', Australia and New Zealand International Business Academy (ANZIBA) Conference, Wellington, New Zealand, 18th November 2006

Yang JY, Li JT and Delios A 2006 'Failure-induced learning, causal ambiguity and foreign market entry', Academy of Management Best Paper Proceedings, Atlanta, United States, 14th August 2006

Li JT, Yang JY and Yue DY 2006 'Globalization pressures and cross-national diffusion of FDI entry decisions across countries', Knowledge Creation in a Transitional Economy - International Association for Chinese Management Research (IACMR) Second Conference, Nanjing, China, 18th June 2006

2005

5
Conference Paper/s

Yang JY, Li JT and Yue DY 2005 'Investing in China: A network perspective on the diffusion of FDI entry decision across countries', Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Honolulu, United States, 10th August 2005

2004

5
Conference Paper/s

Li JT and Yang JY 2004 'The effect of institutional transitions on strategies and performance of private firms in China, a three-stage model', Asia Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Shanghai, China, 1st - 31st December 2004

Li JT and Yang JY 2004 'A review of the management literature on China's domestic private firms: 1986-2003', Academy of Management Annual Meeting, New Orleans, United States, 1st - 31st August 2004

2003

6
Conference Proceeding/s

Tsui A, Song L and Yang JY 2003 'Organizational culture in Hong Kong schools: A multi-level and multi-perspective analysis', 3rd Asia Academy of Management Conference, Bangkok, Thailand, 1st January 2003-31st December 2003

Li JT and Yang JY 2003 'The emergence of a new organizational form: The case of wholly owned foreign subsidiaries in China', Euro-Asia Management Studies Association Meeting, Stockholm, Sweden, 1st - 31st October 2003

Li JT and Yang JY 2003 'The emergence of a new organizational form: The case of wholly owned foreign subsidiaries in China', Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Seattle, United States, 1st - 31st August 2003

2002

4
Journal Article/s

Zhou C, Delios A and Yang JY 2002 'Locational determinants of Japanese foreign direct investment in China', Asia Pacific Journal of Management, vol.19:1, pp. 63-86