12 mai 2017 Paris Workshop on Strategic Management

Paris Workshop on Strategic Management

Organized by:
ESCP – SKEMA – Sorbonne Business School  

May 12, 2017

ESCP Europe Paris Campus / République
79, Avenue de la République
75543 Paris Cedex 11
Salle 4110

This research Workshop on Strategic Management is jointly organized by ESCP EuropeSorbonne Business School, and SKEMA business school. It is coordinated by four professors, Olivier Bertrand (SKEMA Business School), Régis Coeurderoy (ESCP Europe), Stéphane Saussier (Sorbonne Business School) and Géraldine Schmidt (Sorbonne Business School). Registration is free but mandatory.

Registration is free but mandatory : please contact Olivier Bertrand (olivier.bertrand@skema.edu) before May 2, 2017.

Please note that registration is based on first come, first served and places are limited.


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9:00 – 9:30 am : Registration and Welcome Coffee

9:30 – 9:45 : Welcome Remarks

Olivier Bertrand (SKEMA Business School)
Régis Coeurderoy (ESCP Europe)

Stéphane Saussier
 (Sorbonne Business School)

Géraldine Schmidt (Sorbonne Business School)

9:45 – 11:00 am : SESSION I

 Xavier Martin (Tilburg University
« FDI location: A risk perspective »
(co-authored with Tao Han)
Discussant : Bruno Cirillo (Skema Business School)

11:00 – 11:30 am : Coffee Break

11:30 am – 12:45 pm : SESSION II

Caterina Moschieri (IE Business School)
« You will need all the help you can get: Explaining firms’ reactions to disputes with host governments »
Discussant : Valérie Duplat (VU University Amsterdam, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration)


12:45 – 2:00 pm : Lunch

2:00 – 3:15 pm : SESSION III

Joseph Clougherty (University of Illinois)
« Taking ‘Some’ of the Mimicry Out of the Adoption Process: Quality-Management and Strategic Substitution »
Discussant : Guilhem Bascle (Louvain School of ManagementUniversité catholique de Louvain)

3:15 – 3:45 pm : Coffee Break

3:45 – 5:00 pm : SESSION IV

Brian Silverman (University of Toronto)
« Formal Organization Structure, Informal Organizational Structure, and Innovative Outcomes »
(co-authored with Luis Rios and Nick Argyres)
Discussant : Julien Jourdan (Université Paris Dauphine)

5:00 pm : Final Remarks