Research

Journal Articles

Yong, L., Jing, L., Peng, Z. and Sunhwan, G. Stronger Together: Country-of-Origin Agglomeration and MNE Location Choice in an Adverse Institutional Environment. Strategic Management Journal, forthcoming (2022)

  • Winner of the International Association for Chinese Management Research (IACMR) Best Conference Macro Paper, 2021
  • Finalist of the IACMR-GSJ Global Strategy Best Paper Award, 2021
  • Winner of the South Korean Academy Society of Global Business Administration Excellent Paper Award, 2021

Aidt, T. S., Winer, S. L. and Zhang, P. Franchise extension and fiscal structure in the United Kingdom 1820-1913: A new test of the Redistribution HypothesisCliometrica, forthcoming (2021)

Restricting Trade and Reducing Variety: Evidence from Ethiopia. 2020. World Development, 126,
No.104695 (with Pramila Krishnan)

Rural Banking in China: A Case of Centralization? 2017. Area Development and Policy 2 (2): 173-191 (with Godfrey Yeung and Canfei He)

Rural Banking in China: Geographically Accessible But Still Financially Excluded? 2017. Regional Studies 51 (2): 297-312 (with Godfrey Yeung and Canfei He)

Agglomeration Economies and Firm R&D Efforts: An Analysis of China’s Electronics and Telecommunications Industries. 2014. The Annals of Regional Science 53: 671-701 (with Canfei He and Yifei Sun)

Depressive Symptoms and SES among the Mid-aged and Elderly in China: Evidence from the China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study National Baseline. 2014. Social Science & Medicine 120: 224-232 (with Xiaoyan Lei, Xiaoting Sun, John Strauss and Yaohui Zhao)

Best Paper Proceedings

The Endogamy Tradition and the Business Performance of Informal Owner-manager Ventures in Sub-Saharan Africa (2022), In Sonia Taneja (Ed.) Best Paper Proceedings of the Eighty-second Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, with Saul Estrin and Tomasz Mickiewicz.

The Endogamy Tradition and the Business Performance of Informal Owner-manager Ventures in Sub-Saharan Africa (2022), In Dorothy Mpabanga (Ed.) Best Paper Proceedings of the Sixth Biennial Conference of the African Academy of Management, with Saul Estrin and Tomasz Mickiewicz.

Media Articles

Zhang, P. The Endogamy Tradition: Its Persistence, Evolution and How It Affects Informal Business Outcomes (2022), at SFU Beedie Research Insights

Gunning, J; Mengistu, A; Krishnan, P; Zhang, P. Fading Choice: Access to Manufactured Goods in Remote Ethiopia (2020), at VoxDev