Victor Zitian Chen

University of North Carolina, Charlotte

Assistant Professor of International Management

The Belk College of Business

Charlotte, NC 28223

http://www.ChenZitian.com/

University of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration

Professor of International Management

9201 University City Boulevard

Charlotte, NC 28223-0001

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (32)

1.

Ownership Structure and Innovation: An Emerging Market Perspective

Asia Pacific Journal of Management, 31(1), 1-24, 2014 (Lead article).
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2015
Victor Zitian Chen, Jing Li, Daniel M. Shapiro and Xiaoxiang Zhang
University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration, Simon Fraser University, Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Policy Analysis Area and University of Newcastle (Australia) - Newcastle Business School
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ownership type, ownership concentration, innovation, emerging markets

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Are OECD-Prescribed 'Good Corporate Governance Practices' Really Good in an Emerging Economy?

Asia Pacific Journal of Management, Vol. 28, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 May 2009 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2011
Victor Zitian Chen, Jing Li and Daniel M. Shapiro
University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration, Simon Fraser University and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Policy Analysis Area
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corporate governance, expropriation, controlling shareholder, minority shareholder, OECD, board of directors, board independence, supervisory board, Asia, emerging economy, China

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International Reverse Spillover Effects on Parent Firms: Evidences from Emerging-Market MNEs in Developed Markets

European Management Journal, 30, 204-218, Special Issue on ‘Emerging Multinationals: Outward Investment from Emerging and Developing Economies.’
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2014
Victor Zitian Chen, Jing Li and Daniel M. Shapiro
University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration, Simon Fraser University and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Policy Analysis Area
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emerging market, developed market, multinational enterprise, outward FDI, R&D, knowledge spillover, technology transfer

4.

Best Policy Practices for Promoting Inward and Outward Foreign Direct Investment

Conference Board of Canada Report
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 09 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2011
Steven Globerman and Victor Zitian Chen
Western Washington University - Center for International Business and University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration
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foreign direct investment, inward, outward, policy, review

5.

China's Regulatory Framework for Outward Foreign Direct Investment

China Economic Journal, 7(1), 141-163
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Nov 2013 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2018
Karl P. Sauvant and Victor Zitian Chen
Columbia University - Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment and University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration
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China, outward foreign direct investment, OFDI, formal institutions, government

6.

Taiwan: Inward Foreign Direct Investment and Its Policy Context

In K.P. Sauvant, P. Mallampally, and G. McAllister (Eds.). Inward and outward FDI country profiles (2nd ed., pp. 1066-1081) New York, NY: Columbia University. 2013
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 26 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2015
Victor Zitian Chen, Ming Sung Kao and Anthony Kuo
University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration, Independent and College of Management, Fu Jen Catholic University
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Taiwan, FDI, Policy

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Subnational Institutions and Outward FDI by Chinese Firms: The Mediating Role of Firm-Specific Advantages

Multinational Business Review, 23(4), pp. 254 - 276 | Lead article in "Special Issue: Essays in Honour of Alan Rugman"
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 11 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2015
Victor Zitian Chen, Jing Li and Daniel M. Shapiro
University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration, Simon Fraser University and Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Policy Analysis Area
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institutions, FDI, emerging markets, subnational

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Puzzles and Truths About Indian Outward FDI: Toward a More Relevant and Nuanced Research Agenda on Emerging Market MNEs

AIB Insights, 12(3)
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 24 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2015
Victor Zitian Chen
University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration
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India, FDI, MNE, Institutions, Emerging Markets

9.

Business Schools in a Changing World: Who Creates Best Practice and Knowledge Management?

1st EFMD Higher Education Research Conference, 14th – 15th February 2012, Lorange Institute of Business, Zurich, Switzerland
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2015
Charles J. McMillan and Victor Zitian Chen
York University - Schulich School of Business and University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration
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business research, business education, business school

10.

The Two-Tier Bargaining Model Revisited: Theory and Evidence from China's Natural Resource Investments in Africa

Global Strategy Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 16 Jun 2013
Simon Fraser University, University of Saskatchewan, Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Policy Analysis Area and University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration
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Chinese firms, Outward FDI, Natural resource industry, Bargaining model, Africa

11.

China's Outward Foreign Direct Investment: Salient Features, Drivers and Its Institutional Framework

Number of pages: 93 Posted: 08 Aug 2018
Karl P. Sauvant and Victor Zitian Chen
Columbia University - Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment and University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration
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China, outward foreign direct investment, policy framework, institutions

12.

China Needs to Complement Its 'Going-Out' Policy with a 'Going-In' Strategy

Columbia FDI Perspectives, No. 121, May 2014
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 15 May 2014
Karl P. Sauvant and Victor Zitian Chen
Columbia University - Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment and University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration
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Growing and Diversifying Chinese Investment in Canada: 2000-2010

Asia Pacific and Globalization Review, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 37-54, 2011
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 03 Dec 2011
Kenny Zhang and Victor Zitian Chen
Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada and University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration
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foreign direct investment, China, Canada, public policy

14.

Regulatory Institutions and Chinese Outward FDI: An Empirical Review

Multinational Business Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2018
Victor Zitian Chen, Yuanyuan Li and Sara Hambright
University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration, Rutgers University, Newark, Students and The Vanguard Group, Inc.
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Regulatory institutions; Outward FDI; China, Emerging markets; Empirical review

15.

Redefining Transnational Corporations

Transnational Corporations Review, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 69-80, 2009
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 25 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2011
Hugh Deng, Lindsey Higgs and Victor Zitian Chen
Transnational Corporations Review, Transnational Corporations Review and University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration
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transnational corporations, definition, development, international policy

16.

Book Review: Karl P. Sauvant and Geraldine Mcallister, with Wolfgang A. Maschek (eds.) Foreign Direct Investments from Emerging Markets: The Challenges Ahead

European Management Journal, 30, 204-218
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 01 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 15 May 2014
Victor Zitian Chen and Bersant Hobdari
University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration and Copenhagen Business School
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outward FDI, emerging markets, BRIC

17.

Is Springboard FDI Strategy Effective? Evidence from Turkish Acquisitions

Advances in International Management, 28: Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 18 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2015
Victor Zitian Chen and Sedat Aybar
University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration and Istanbul Ayd?n University
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Turkey, emerging market, FDI, knowledge spillover, knowledge transfer

18.

Blockholder Heterogeneity and Conflicts in Cross-Border Acquisitions

Journal of Corporate Finance, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Feb 2018
Victor Zitian Chen, Bersant Hobdari and Yilei Zhang
University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration, Copenhagen Business School and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte
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Cross-border mergers and acquisitions, Principal-principal conflicts, Blockholders

19.

Hybrid Enterprises in a Hybrid Economy

Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada Research Report, June 2009
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 09 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2012
Victor Zitian Chen
University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration
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Joint venture, hybrid, mixed, ownership, state-owned enterprise, China, reform

20.

Benchmarking Canada-China Economic Relations

In. P.B. Porter and T. Adams (Eds.), ISSUES IN CANADA-CHINA RELATIONS (pp. 233-246). Toronto: Canadian International Council.
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 09 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2014
Victor Zitian Chen
University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration
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Canada, China, economic relations, trade, export, import, foreign direct investment, gravity

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Hybrid Leviathans Overseas: Government-Private Shareholder Conflicts in Cross-Border Acquisitions

2016 Academy of Management Meeting Best Paper Proceedings, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 02 May 2016 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2016
Victor Zitian Chen, Aldo Musacchio and Sali Li
University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration, Brandeis University- International Business School and University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business
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State-owned enterprise, privatization, acquisitions, FDI, cross-border

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Venture Capital as an Innovation Ecosystem Engineer in an Emerging Market

International Business Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Mar 2018
Sunny Li Sun, Victor Zitian Chen, Sanwar A. Sunny and Jie Chen
University of Massachusetts Lowell, University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration, University of Missouri at Kansas City and Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - Antai College of Economics and Management
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Venture Capital; Innovation; Ecosystem; Co-Evolution; Emerging Market

23.

A 'Prehistory' of Multinational Enterprises: Looking into the Past to Prepare the Future

International Business Perspectives, 14, 19-21.
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 12 May 2014 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2015
Victor Zitian Chen
University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration
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international business, business history, multinational enterprises

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Out-Migration of Canadians Between 1996 and 2006: Evidence from Canadian Censuses

2009 Canadian Socio-Economic Conference
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2011
Victor Zitian Chen, Don J. DeVoretz and Kenny Zhang
University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration, Simon Fraser University (SFU) - Department of Economics and Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada
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Migration, Out-Migration, Canada, Census

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Inward and Outward FDI Country Profiles, Second Edition

K. Sauvant, P. Mallampally, G. McAllister, eds., New York: Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable International Investment, 2013
Number of pages: 1207 Posted: 08 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2018
Columbia University - Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, Independent, Columbia University, Nankai University - International Economics & Trade, WU, Vienna University of Economics and BA, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Lessius University College, University of Antwerp - Centre of International Management and Development, University of Macedonia - Department of International and European Studies, Government of Canada - Industry Canada, Independent, Heenan Blaikie LLP, Heenan Blaikie LLP, Copenhagen Business School - Department of International Economics and Management, India China America Institute, University of Applied Sciences Aschaffenburg, University of Applied Sciences Aschaffenburg - Faculty of Economics, University of Macedonia, Hungarian Academy of Sciences (HAS) - Research Centre for Economic and Regional Studies (HAS), United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), Corvinus University of Budapest, Trinity College - Trinity Business School - Institute for International Integration Studies (IIIS), Trinity College (Dublin), Tel Aviv University, University of Brescia, Politecnico di Milano - Dipartimento di Ingegneria gestionale, Auckland University of Technology, BI Norwegian Business School, Norwegian Institute of International Affairs, Vistula University, Faculty of Business and International Relations, University of Lisbon - ISEG School of Economics and Management, ISEG (Lisbon School of Economics and Management), Universidade de Lisboa, Lisboa, Portugal, University of Ljubljana - Faculty of Economics, University of Cantabria, Universidad de Cantabria, University of Cantabria, University of Fribourg, University of Fribourg, Aston University - Aston Business School, Aston University - Aston Business School, Aston University, Aston University, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Department of Economics, Bureau of Economic Analysis, U.S. Department of Commerce, Independent, Government of Argentina - Undersecretariat for Investment Development, Universidad Catolica Argentina, SOBEET, Banco Bradesco, University of São Paulo (USP), University of São Paulo (USP), University of São Paulo (USP) - Department of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering, United Nations - Foreign Direct Investment Unit, United Nations, United Nations - Foreign Direct Investment Unit, Queen Mary University of London, Independent, Independent, American University in Egypt, Independent, Independent, Central University of Gujarat, University of Trisakti - Center for Industry, SME & Business Competition Studies, University of Malaya, University of Malaya (UM) - Faculty of Economics & Administration (FEA), University of Mauritius, Independent, Columbia University, Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru, Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO), Saint Petersburg State University - Graduate School of Management, Singapore Management University - School of Law, University of Pretoria - Gordon Institute of Business Science, University of Pretoria - Centre for Business Analysis and Research, University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration, Independent, College of Management, Fu Jen Catholic University, University of Buraimi, UAE University, Independent and Price Waterhouse Coopers (PwC) - Uruguay
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A Principals-Principals Perspective of Hybrid Leviathans: Cross-Border Acquisitions by State-Owned MNEs

Journal of Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 09 Feb 2018
Victor Zitian Chen, Aldo Musacchio and Sali Li
University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration, Brandeis University- International Business School and University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business
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Agency Theory, State-Owned Enterprise, Multinational Enterprise, Cross-Border Acquisitions

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Advancing Domestic Development Through Overseas Investment

East Asia Forum Quarterly, 5(3), 32-33, 2013
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 15 May 2014 Last Revised: 05 Apr 2015
Karl P. Sauvant and Victor Zitian Chen
Columbia University - Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment and University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration
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China Needs to Complement Its ‘Going-Out’ Policy with a ‘Going-In’ Strategy (中国需要“走进去”战略补充其“走出去”政策)

Columbia FDI Perspectives, No. 121, May 12, 2014
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 22 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2019
Karl P. Sauvant and Victor Zitian Chen
Columbia University - Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment and University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration
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Shareholder Wealth Effects of Cultural Diversity Among Blockholders: Evidence From Cross-Border Acquisitions by US Listed Companies

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 16 Feb 2019
Victor Zitian Chen
University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration
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Shareholder, Cultural Diversity, Principal-Principal Conflicts, Cross-Border Acquisition

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Barbarians at the Gate of the Middle Kingdom: The International Mobility of Financing Contract and Governance

Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 Dec 2017
Victor Zitian Chen and Sunny Li Sun
University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration and University of Massachusetts Lowell
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international institutional entrepreneurship, financial contracting, governance, private equity, emerging markets

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Knowledge Synthesis for Scientific Management: Practical Integration for Complexity versus Scientific Fragmentation for Simplicity

Journal of Management Inquiry, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Jun 2019
Victor Zitian Chen and Michael A. Hitt
University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration and Texas A&M University - Department of Management
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Knowledge synthesis, Scientific management, Integration, Fragmentation

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Shareholder Wealth Effects of Cultural Diversity Among Blockholders: Evidence from Cross‐Border Acquisitions by U.S.‐Listed Companies

Corporate Governance: An International Review, Vol. 27, Issue 3, pp. 186-209, 2019
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 May 2019
Victor Zitian Chen
University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration
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Corporate governance, blockholder ownership, cross‐border ownership, firm‐level governance outcomes, ownership mechanisms, shareholder value

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Advancing Domestic Development Through Overseas Investment

East Asia Forum Quarterly, vol. 5, no. 3 (2013), pp. 32-33
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 18 May 2018
Karl P. Sauvant and Victor Zitian Chen
Columbia University - Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment and University of North Carolina, CharlotteUniversity of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte - The Belk College of Business Administration
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