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Professor Chengang Wang

Professor (IB, M & B)

Faculty/Dept/School School of Management
(Faculty of Management, Law and Social Sciences)
Emailc.wang9@bradford.ac.uk
Telephone +441274 234378

Biography

Chengang received his PhD in Economics from Aston Business School in 2003. He joined the School of Management in 2005, following previous full-time academic appointments at Manchester University Economics Department and University of Surrey School of Management. Chengangs main research is in the areas of foreign direct investment, international trade, Economic development, and international business. He has worked for a DFID funded project From Economic to Political Crisis: Policy-Based lending in the Middle East and North Africa and participated in the research project Dynamic Threshold of Absorptive Capacity and International Technological Spillovers: a Case Study of China sponsored by Chinese Natural Science Foundation. His research has been published in a number of academic journals, including British Journal of Management, Cambridge Journal of Economics, Journal of International Business Studies and the World Development. Chengang teaching is closely related to his research and he has taught various modules in international business and Research methods. At Bradford, he teaches Global Business Environment and Econometrics and Business Forecasting. Languages spoken: Chinese English Geographic regions specialist in: China

Research

Chengang’s main research is in the areas of foreign direct investment, international trade, Economic development, and international business. His current research focuses on the following areas: The impacts of FDI and trade on host countries economic development Technology transfer and spillovers Performance and survival of foreign subsidiaries in emerging economies Internationalization strategies of firms from emerging economies Institutional obstacles to the internationalisation strategies of firms in emerging countries

Publications

Peer Reviewed Journal
TitleDifferential moderating effects of strategic and operational reconfiguration on the relationship between open innovation practices and innovation performance (2021)
AuthorsOvuakporie O.D.;Pillai K.G.;Wang C.;Wei Y.
JournalResearch Policy
DOI10.1016/j.respol.2020.104146
 
TitleDisentangling the Effects of Business Groups in the Innovation-Export Relationship (2020)
AuthorsWu, Lichao; Wei, Yingqi; Wang, Chengang
JournalResearch Policy
DOIhttps://doi.org/10.1016/j.respol.2020.104093
 
TitleFactors contributing to the strength of national patent protection and enforcement after TRIPS (2019)
AuthorsPapageorgiadis, Nikolaos; Wang, Chengang; Magkonis, Georgios
 
TitleThe characteristics of intellectual property rights regimes: How formal and informal institutions affect outward FDI location (2019)
AuthorsPapageorgiadis N.;McDonald F.;Wang C.;Konara P.
JournalInternational Business Review
DOI10.1016/j.ibusrev.2019.101620
 
TitleFactors contributing to the strength of national patent protection and enforcement after TRIPS (2019)
AuthorsPapageorgiadis N.;Wang C.;Magkonis G.
JournalTransnational Corporations
 
TitlePredicting the skin-permeating components of externally-applied medicinal herbs: application of a newly constructed linear free-energy relationship equation for human skin permeation (2018)
AuthorsZeng, X.; Wang, Z.; Liu, Xiangli; Chen, M.; Fahr, A.; Zhang, K.
 
TitleR&D capabilities, intellectual property strength and choice of equity ownership in cross-border acquisitions: Evidence from BRICS acquirers in Europe (2018)
AuthorsAhammad M.;Konwar Z.;Papageorgiadis N.;Wang C.;Inbar J.
JournalR and D Management
DOI10.1111/radm.12274
 
TitleBehind film performance in China’s changing institutional context: The impact of signals (2018)
AuthorsElliott C.;Konara P.;Ling H.;Wang C.;Wei Y.
JournalAsia Pacific Journal of Management
DOI10.1007/s10490-016-9501-0
 
TitleThe delicate balance: Managing technology adoption and creation in multinational affiliates in an emerging economy (2017)
AuthorsLiu X.;Vahtera P.;Wang C.;Wang J.;Wei Y.
JournalInternational Business Review
DOI10.1016/j.ibusrev.2016.11.002
 
TitleBehind film performance in China’s changing institutional context: the impact of signals (2017)
AuthorsElliott, C.; Konara, P.; Ling, H.; Wang, Chengang; Wei, Yingqi
 
TitleDynamic Marketing Capabilities, Foreign Ownership Modes, Sub-national Locations and the Performance of Foreign Affiliates in Developing Economies (2017)
AuthorsKonwar, Ziko; Papageorgiadis, Nikolaos; Ahammad, M.F.; Tian, Y.; McDonald, Frank; Wang, Chengang
 
TitleThe delicate balance: Managing technology adoption and creation in multinational affiliates in an emerging economy (2016)
AuthorsLiu, X.; Vahtera, P.; Wang, Chengang; Wang, J.; Wei, Yingqi
 
TitleThe impact of partner diversity within multiparty international joint ventures (2016)
AuthorsMohr, A.; Wang, Chengang; Goerzen, A.
 
TitleThe contingent effect of state participation on the dissolution of international joint ventures: A resource dependence approach (2016)
AuthorsMohr, A.; Wang, Chengang; Fastoso, Fernando
 
TitleTesting the regional performance of multinational enterprises in the retail sector: the moderating effects of timing, speed and experience (2014)
AuthorsMohr, Alexander T.; Fastoso, Fernando; Wang, Chengang; Shirodkar, Vikrant
 
TitleCultural proximity and local firms' catch up with multinational enterprises (2014)
AuthorsWang J.;Liu X.;Wei Y.;Wang C.
JournalWorld Development
DOI10.1016/j.worlddev.2014.02.010
 
TitleSimultaneous Impact of the Presence of Foreign MNEs on Indigenous Firms' Exports and Domestic Sales (2014)
AuthorsWang J.;Wei Y.;Liu X.;Wang C.;Lin H.
JournalManagement International Review
DOI10.1007/s11575-013-0195-y
 
TitleSimultaneous Impact of the Presence of Foreign MNEs on Indigenous Firms’ Exports and Domestic Sales (2014)
AuthorsWang, J.; Wei, Yingqi; Liu, X.; Wang, Chengang; Lin, H.
 
TitleCultural Proximity and Local Firms’ catch up with Multinational Enterprises (2014)
AuthorsWang, J.; Liu, X.; Wei, Yingqi; Wang, Chengang
 
TitleLocal sourcing of multinational enterprises in China (2012)
AuthorsWei Y.;Liu X.;Wang C.;Wang J.
JournalInternational Journal of Emerging Markets
DOI10.1108/17468801211264298
 
TitleKnowledge spillovers, absorptive capacity and total factor productivity in China's manufacturing firms (2012)
AuthorsLiao H.;Liu X.;Wang C.
JournalInternational Review of Applied Economics
DOI10.1080/02692171.2011.619970
 
TitleA New Approach to the Allocation of Aid Among Developing Countries: Is the USA Different from the Rest? (2011)
AuthorsHarrigan, J.; Wang, Chengang
 
TitleDeterminants of Bilateral Trade Flows in OECD Countries: Evidence from Gravity Panel Data Models (2010)
AuthorsWang C.;Wei Y.;Liu X.
JournalWorld Economy
DOI10.1111/j.1467-9701.2009.01245.x
 
TitleDo local manufacturing firms benefit from transactional linkages with multinational enterprises in China? (2009)
AuthorsLiu, X.; Wang, Chengang; Wei, Yingqi
 
TitleCausal links between foreign direct investment and trade in China (2009)
AuthorsWang, Chengang; Liu, X.; Wei, Yingqi
 
TitleDo local manufacturing firms benefit from transactional linkages with multinational enterprises in China (2009)
AuthorsLiu X.;Wang C.;Wei Y.
JournalJournal of International Business Studies
DOI10.1057/jibs.2008.97
 
TitlePerformance modelling of IEEE 802.11 DCF using equilibrium point analysis (2009)
AuthorsWang X.;Min G.;Guan L.
JournalInternational Journal of Wireless and Mobile Computing
DOI10.1504/IJWMC.2009.028901
 
TitleMutual productivity spillovers between foreign and local firms in China (2008)
AuthorsWei, Yingqi; Liu, X.; Wang, Chengang
 
TitleDoes China rival its neighbouring economies for inward FDI? (2007)
AuthorsWang C.;Wei Y.;Liu X.
JournalTransnational Corporations
 
TitleTrade Orientation and Mutual Productivity Spillovers between Foreign and Local Firms in China (2006)
AuthorsWei Y.;Liu X.;Wang C.
JournalJOURNAL OF ASIA BUSINESS STUDIES
DOI10.1108/15587890680001304
 
TitleThe economic and political determinants of IMF and World Bank lending in the Middle East and North Africa. (2006)
AuthorsHarrigan, J.; Wang, Chengang; El-Said, H.
 
TitleThe IMF and the World Bank in Jordan: A case of over optimism and elusive growth (2006)
AuthorsHarrigan J.;El-Said H.;Wang C.
JournalReview of International Organizations
DOI10.1007/s11558-006-9490-8
 
TitleImpact of openness on economic growth in different country groups. (2004)
AuthorsWang, Chengang; Liu, X.; Wei, Yingqi
 
TitleDoes foreign direct investment facilitate technological progress? Evidence from Chinese industries (2003)
AuthorsLiu, X.; Wang, Chengang