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Does Your Strategy Fit Emerging Economies?

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Free Event (First come first served; Light lunch will be provided)

The rise of emerging economies in the global market is challenging the applicability of current knowledge and tools in the practice of strategic management. Strategic advice and prescriptions based on the conventional wisdom are often flawed when implemented in emerging economies. Strategy in emerging economies therefore pushes the frontier in strategic thinking in significant ways. This talk will offer new insights and perspectives in strategic management with a focus on emerging economies.

About the Speaker

Professor William Wan

Professor, Department of Management at The Chinese University of Hong Kong.

Prof. Wan is also serving as Co-Director of the EMBA Program and Director of the Center for International Business Studies. Prior to joining CUHK in 2018, he was a Professor and Associate Dean (Research and Faculty) at City University of Hong Kong. Previously, he was an Associate Professor and the Trinity Company Professor of Management at Texas Tech University, as well as an Associate and Assistant Professor at Thunderbird School of Global Management. He received his Ph.D. in strategic management from Texas A&M University. He has taught at the undergraduate, masters, doctoral, and executive education levels. He had industry experience in real estate and international consulting in Hong Kong and California, respectively.

Prof. Wan’s expertise is in corporate strategy, international strategy, mergers & acquisitions, corporate governance, and strategic entrepreneurship. He is currently serving as an Associate Editor of the Journal of Management and was a Consulting Editor of Management and Organization Review. Also, he is serving or has served on the editorial boards of a number of leading management and international business journals, including Academy of Management Journal, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Management Studies, Journal of World Business, and Group & Organization Management. In addition, he had been elected as a Representative-at-Large at Strategic Management Society’s Corporate Strategy Interest Group. His research has appeared in many top-tier scholarly journals.

About the institution
EMBA Program of The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) was founded in 1993. It was ranked #29 in the world by Financial Times and it’s the No.1 English instructed Independent EMBA Program in Greater China. It combines Tradition with Modernity and brings together China and the West. Application of new intake is now open.

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(02) 2718-8226 ext. 311 / [email protected]

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January 11, 2019 (Friday)
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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AmCham Taipei, Lincoln Room / 台北市美國商會 林肯廳
602, 6F, No. 129, Minsheng E. Rd, Sec 3, Taipei / 台北市民生東路三段129號6樓602室
松山區, 臺北市 Taipei City 105 Taiwan
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