International Strategy & Business

Research Output 1998 2019

2019

A Novel Two-Phase Approach to Computing a Regional Social Progress Index

Charles, V., Gherman, T. & Tsolas, I., 2 Sep 2019, (Accepted/In press) Advances in Efficiency and Productivity II. Springer, 20 p. (International Series in Operations Research and Management Sciences).

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

quality of life
data envelopment analysis
index
macroeconomics
Gross Domestic Product

How post-investment Chinese lessons can pay off

He, S. & Khan, Z., 30 Jan 2019, fdi intelligence, p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publication types ArticleResearch

Open Access
File

Hybrid Threats A Strategic Communications Perspective: 2007 Cyber Attacks on Estonia

Hills, M., 2019, Hybrid Threats: A Strategic Communications Perspective. Heap, B. (ed.). NATO Strategic Communications Centre of Excellence , Vol. 2. p. 52-53 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Traffic signs
Internet service providers
Economics
Communication
Bronze

Hybrid Threats A Strategic Communications Perspective: Cyber Attacks on ROK & US

Hills, M., 2019, Latvia: NATO Strategic Communications Centre of Excellence . 2 p.

Research output: Book/Report typesGuide or ManualResearchpeer-review

Korea
republic
communications
threat
website

Intercultural Communication and Power Dynamics in International Acquisitions

He, S., Khan, Z., Wood, G., Tarba, S. Y. & Akhtar, P., 29 May 2019, (Accepted/In press) p. 1-33. 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to conference typesPaperResearchpeer-review

intercultural communication
acquisition
firm
balance of power
legal status

Managing environmental responsibility in small-scale manufacturing firms: Examining indigenous tanneries in Bangladesh.

Nazmul Hasan, M., Jun 2019, Business Ethics: Managing Corporate Citizenship and Sustainability in the Age of Globalization. Crane, A., Matten, D., Glozer, S. & Spence, L. (eds.). 5th ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press, p. 216-218 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearch

Bangladesh
manufacturing
business ethics
firm
responsibility
1 Downloads (Pure)

Supply chain operations for a circular economy

Batista, L., Bourlakis, M., Liu, Y., Smart, P. & Sohal, A., 21 May 2019, In : Production Planning & Control. 29, 6, p. 419-424 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Circular economy
Supply chain
Research directions
Praxis

Too much reciprocity? The invisible impact of home political connections on the value creation of Chinese multinationals

Sun, Z. & Ai, Q., 3 Apr 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Chinese Management Studies.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Political connections
Value creation
Chinese multinationals
Costs
Internationalization

Understanding Small Business Entrepreneurial Activity in the Nigerian Bottom of The Pyramid (BoP) and Informal Economy

Uba, C., Igudia, E. & Wale-Oshinowo, B., 11 Aug 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Informal economy
Bottom of the pyramid
Small business
Entrepreneurial activity
Entrepreneurs
6 Downloads (Pure)

Understanding Social Entrepreneurship in the African Context: An Exploratory Review of Evidence From Nigeria

Wale-Oshinowo, B., Uba, C., Adeyeye, M. & Omobowale, A., 2019, Handbook of Research on Value Creation for Small and Micro Social Enterprises. Maher, C. (ed.). IGI Global, p. 188-206 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Nigeria
Social enterprise
Africa
Social entrepreneurship
Social problems
2018
1 Downloads (Pure)

An empirical study of e-service quality and user satisfaction of public service centers in China

Ming, C., Chen, T. & Ai, Q., 1 Jul 2018, In : International Journal of Public Administration in the Digital Age. 5, 3, p. 43-59 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
China
Empirical study
E-service quality
User satisfaction
Public services
1 Downloads (Pure)

Are Timing-Based Side-Channel Attacks Feasible in Shared, Modern Computing Hardware?

Montasari, R., Hosseinian-Far, A., Hill, R., Montaseri, F., Sharma, M. & Shabbir, S., 1 Apr 2018, In : International Journal of Organizational and Collective Intelligence (IJOCI). 8, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Hardware
Side channel attack

Asymmetric thinking: anthropology and its potential for career development

Hills, M., 23 Apr 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conference typesPaperResearch

anthropology

Countermeasures for timing-based side-channel attacks against shared, modern computing hardware

Montasari, R., Hill, R., Hosseinian-Far, A. & Montaseri, F., 20 May 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Electronic Security and Digital Forensics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Hardware
Side channel attack

Crime data mining, threat analysis and prediction

Farsi, M., Daneshkhah, A., Hosseinian-Far, A., Chatrabgoun, O., Montasari, R. & Jahankhani, H. (ed.), 12 Jun 2018, (Accepted/In press) Cyber Criminology. Springer

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

offense
threat
law enforcement
police
learning

Designing out construction waste using BIM technology: stakeholders' expectations for industry deployment

Akinade, O. O., Oyedele, L. O., Ajayi, S. O., Bilal, M., Alaka, H. A., Owolabi, H. A. & Arawomo, O. O., 10 Apr 2018, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 180, p. 375-385 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Demolition
Waste management
Industry
Factor analysis
Construction industry

Enhancing evidence-based research within law-enforcement intelligence practice

Hills, M., 2 Mar 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conference typesPaperResearch

law enforcement
intelligence
pragmatics
evidence

Goal modelling for security problem matching and pattern enforcement

Yu, Y., Kaiya, H., Yoshioka, N., Hu, Z., Washizaki, H., Xiong, Y. & Hosseinian-Far, A., 20 Feb 2018, In : International Journal of Secure Software Engineering (IJSSE). 8, 3, 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Access control
Requirements engineering
Costs
Modeling languages
immunity
education
threat
terrorism
news

Human resource management in Chinese multinationals in the United Kingdom: The interplay of institutions, culture, and strategic choice

Khan, Z., Wood, G., Tarba, S. Y., Rao-Nicholson, R. & He, S., 2018, Human Resource Management. Wiley-Liss Inc., (Human Resource Management).

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

Improving incident detection through capturing new behaviour analytics

Hills, M., 20 Feb 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conference typesPaperResearch

Immune system
Brain
Communication
Sensors
Industry

In search of a circular supply chain archetype – a content-analysis based literature review

Batista, L., Bourlakis, M., Smart, P. & Maull, R., 21 May 2018, In : Production Planning & Control. 29, 6, p. 438-451 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Supply chain
Content analysis
Literature review
Archetypes
Closed-loop supply chain

Knowledge management for food supply chain synergies – A maturity level analysis of SME companies

Batista, L., Dora, M., Toth, J., Molnár, A., Malekpoor, H. & Kumari, S., 2 Jan 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Production Planning & Control.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Food supply
Supply chain
Knowledge management
Maturity level
Synergy

Organisational resilience at the University of Northampton: growing immunity to a full spectrum of threats

Hills, M. & Allen, N., 1 Dec 2018, In : Journal of Business Continuity & Emergency Planning. 12, 2, p. 173-179 7 p., 2.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Planning
Education
Industry

Organisational resilience at UoN: growing immunity to a full spectrum of threats

Hills, M. & Allen, N., 22 Mar 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conference typesPaperResearch

immunity
resilience
threat
risk management
engineer

Policies and innovative self-adaptive techniques to counter adversarial attacks in network and cyber environments

Montasari, R., Hosseinian-Far, A., Hill, R. & Jahankhani, H. (ed.), 12 Jun 2018, (Accepted/In press) Cyber Criminology. Springer

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearch

Industry

Political risk assessment by multinational corporations in African markets: a Nigerian perspective

Mshelia, J. B. & Anchor, J. R., 2018, In : Thunderbird International Business Review.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Risk assessment
Political risk
Multinational corporations
Africa
Nigeria
Open Access
File
Exploratory study
Manufacturing
Luxury
Small and medium-sized enterprises
Owner-managers

Systematic review of bankruptcy prediction models: towards a framework for tool selection

Alaka, H. A., Oyedele, L. O., Owolabi, H. A., Kumar, V., Ajayi, S. O., Akinade, O. O. & Bilal, M., 15 Mar 2018, In : Expert Systems with Applications. 94, p. 164-184 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Case based reasoning
Discriminant analysis
Decision trees
Transparency
Artificial intelligence
Open Access
4 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
ecological modernization
environmental risk
environmental politics
social change
society

Technological innovation as a source of Chinese multinationals’ firm-specific advantages and internationalization

He, S., Khan, Z., Lew, Y. K. & Fallon, G., 14 May 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Emerging Markets.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Multinational enterprises
Chinese multinationals
Internationalization
Firm-specific advantages
Technological innovation
2 Downloads (Pure)

The intra-firm knowledge transfer in the outward M&A of EMNCs: evidence from Chinese manufacturing firms

Ai, Q. & Tan, H., 1 Jun 2018, In : Asia Pacific Journal of Management. 35, 2, p. 399-425 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Emerging economies
Knowledge transfer
Manufacturing firms
Explicit knowledge
Tacit knowledge
2017
3 Downloads (Pure)

Acquirers’ prior related knowledge and post-acquisition integration: Evidences from four Chinese firms

Ai, Q. & Tan, H., 28 Jun 2017, In : Journal of Organizational Change Management. 30, 4, p. 647-662 16 p., 4.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Knowledge transfer
Chinese firms
Absorptive capacity
Design methodology
Organizational climate

A human factors contribution to countering insider threats: practical prospects from a novel approach to warning & avoiding

Hills, M. & Anjali, A., 16 Feb 2017, In : Security Journal. 30, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
threat
risk communication
larceny
intellectual property
environmental pollution

Always on guard: how a corporate immune system can engage full-spectrum risks – a conceptual framework to re-engineer organizational capability and culture

Hills, M. & Bajgoric, N. (ed.), 1 Dec 2017, Always-On Enterprise Information Systems for Modern Organizations. London: IGI Global, p. 41-59 257 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

Organizational culture
Conceptual framework
Organizational capabilities
Engineers
Human resources
1 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Bangladesh
Developing Countries
25 Downloads (Pure)

Building Cultural Immunity to Fake News and Other Information

Hills, M., 1 Nov 2017, London: Houses of Parliament. 3 p.

Research output: Book/Report typesCommissioned reportResearch

Open Access
File
media culture
immunity
Sports
news
evidence

Demand planning for novel modes of transport: the case of the Northampton Mole

Gough, A. & Miles, R., 6 Sep 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conference typesPaperResearch

Pipelines
Planning
Sustainable development
Costs
5 Downloads (Pure)

Enhancing International Students’ Engagement via Social Media – A Case Study of WeChat and Chinese Students at a UK University

Sun, S., Smith, M. & Cowley, P., 2017, INTED2017 Proceedings. International Association for Technology, Education and Development (IATED), p. 7047-7057 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesConference contributionResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
social media
student
communication barrier
education
electronic learning
1 Downloads (Pure)

Found in Translation: Empowering Chinese Students in Anglo-Centric Pedagogical Contexts.

Sun, S., Smith, M. & McAreavey, M., 2017, p. 1. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conference typesAbstractResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
student
social media
business school
university teacher
performance

Green and Lean: a Gemba–Kaizen model for sustainability enhancement

Cherrafi, A., Elfezazi, S., Hurley, B., Jose Arturo, G-R., Kumar, V., Anosike, A. & Batista, L., 14 Nov 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Production Planning & Control.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Sustainability
Enhancement
Resources
Kaizen
Integrated approach
1 Downloads (Pure)

Lessons from the NHS ransomware calamity

Hills, M., 26 May 2017, EDQuarter, 26/05/2017.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publication types MagazineResearch

Open Access
File
Blogs
Planning
Malware

Nowt wrong with £3.47 chicken

Hills, M., 26 Sep 2017, Country Squire Magazine, 26/09/2017.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publication types MagazineResearch

Open Access
File
Chicken

On Her Majesty’s service (and beyond): Anthropology’s contribution to an unconventional career

Hills, M. & MacClancy, J. (ed.), 1 Feb 2017, Anthropology and Public Service: The UK Experience. Oxford: Berghahn, p. 61-78 202 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

qualification
anthropology
expertise
graduate
career

Subsidiary capability upgrading under emerging market acquirers

He, S., Khan, Z. & Shenkar, O., 7 Dec 2017, In : Journal of World Business. 53, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearch

Open Access
File
Multinational enterprises
Emerging market multinationals
Upgrading
Emerging markets
Subsidiaries
2 Downloads (Pure)

Tapping into Pedagogical Knowledge Through the Use of Smart Phones

Sun, S., Smith, M., Cowley, P. & Hyams-Ssekasi, D., 2017, p. 1. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conference typesAbstractResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File

The cancer of terrorism

Hills, M., 18 Aug 2017, Country Squire Magazine, 18/08/17, p. 1-2.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publication types MagazineResearch

Open Access
terrorism
cancer
rhetoric
threat
1 Downloads (Pure)

To Flip or Not To Flip, Exploring the Best Mix: An Action Research on the Teaching Pedagogy for Research Methods Module.

Sun, S., Smith, M., Cowley, P. & Hyams-Ssekasi, D., 2017, p. 1. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conference typesPaperResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
action research
research method
Teaching
student
classroom

Towards corporate cyber immunity

Hills, M., 8 Sep 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conference typesPaperResearch

immunity