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Desislava Dikova

Univ.Prof. Dr. Desislava Dikova
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CV

since 2010
Professor in International Business and Scientific Director WU CEE Competence Center
2010
Associate Professor
2006-2010
Assistant Professor

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Awards and Honors

2018
Best paper of the track award for the paper "Moderating Effects of Innovativenness, Differentiation and Firm Size on Internationalization-Performance Relationships: The Case of Russian Firms." (With A. Veselova. 44th EIBA Annual Conference. Poznań, Poland.)
2017
Exceptional Service as a Session Chair at the Key West International Multidisciplinary Academic Conference and the Key West Conference on Business, Economics, Finance and Accounting
Vienna University of Economics and Business award for the publication "Which Resources Matter How and Where? A Meta- Analysis on Firms` Foreign Establishment Mode Choice." (With H. Klier, C. Schwens and F. Zapkau. 2016. Journal of Management Studies, p. 1-26)
2014
CEMS Best Teaching Award for the course "Global Strategic Management 1", taught at the Vienna University of Economics and Business. The course has been identified as "CEMS Strategy Course of the Year 2013-2014".
2013
Journal of International Business Studies, Best Reviewer 2013
Nominee for the CEMS best strategy course 2013, thaught at Vienna University of Economics and Business
2012
(with P.R. Sahib) MOE Erste Bank Grant for CEE project "Success of market entry strategies in the CEE emerging economies"
2009
AIB Best Paper Award nominee, Academy of International Business annual meeting, San Diego, California. Dikova D., Slangen A., Brouthers K. "Marketing-based resource advantages and the choice between acquisitions and greenfield ventures"
Best Reviewer Award, International Management Division, Academy of Management annual meeting, Philadelphia
International Journal of Gender and Entrepreneurship and Womein in the Academy of International Business, 1st Annual Emerging Scholar Award in Women´s Entrepreneurship AIB 2009 Annual Meeting, San Diego, California, 27.6.-30.6.
WAIB/Emerald Award for highly recommended paper. Treichl, M.Z., Brouthers, K.D., Dikova, D. , Brouthers, L.E. "Gender differences, entrepreneurial orientation and international activities"
2008
IM Best Paper Award nominee, Academy of Management annual meeting, Anaheim, California. van Witteloostuijn A., Dikova D., Parker S. C. "Does international strategy matter?"
2007
Best Reviewer Award, International Management Division, Academy of Management annual meeting, Philadelphia
2006
Douglas Nigh Memorial Best Paper Award Finalist, Academy of Management, Atlanta. Dikova D., Rao Sahib P. "The Effect on Institutional Context and Firm Specificities on Merger Abandonment and Completion"
IM Best Paper Award Finalist, Academy of Management annual meeting, Atlanta. Dikova D., Rao Sahib P. "The Effect of Institutional Context and Firm Specificities on Merger Abandonment and Completion"

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Activities

Position in internal committee for appointments
  2014 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Department of Global Business and Trade - Member of the internal search committee for the position of Prof. Phillip Nell
  2013 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Department of Global Business and Trade - Member of the internal search committee for the position of Prof. Jan Hendrik Fisch
Position in internal habilitation committee
  2012 Vienna University of Economics and Business - Member of the internal habilitation committee of Dr. Phillip Nell
Membership in scientific association
  since 2004 European Academy of International Business
  since 2004 Academy of Management
  since 2004 Academy of International Business
Editor of a scientific journal
  since 2018 European Management Review - Senior Associate Editor
  since 2015 International Journal of Emerging Markets - Senior Editor
  since 2014 Journal of East-West Business - Editor in chief
Member of the editorial board
  since 2007 Journal of International Business Studies - Member of the editorial board
Organization scientific meeting (Conference etc.)
  2015 University of Economics and Business, Sept. 17, 2015 - Host to the presentation and roundtable discussion "The liability of foreigness in US patent litigation", held by Ass. Prof. Dr. Ilir Haxhi, University of Amsterdam
  2014 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria - Lecture coordinator, guest lecture "45 Years of FDI Research - Approaches, Advances and Analytical Areas" by Prof. Justin Paul, Graduate School of Business, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, PR, USA
  2014 CEE Research Conference 2014, Vienna University of Economics and Business - Co-organizer
  since 2013 IB Brown Bag Seminar Series, Vienna University of Economics and Business - Co-initiator
  2012 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria - Lecture coordinator, guest lecture "A Psychological View on International Acquisition Premiums", held by Prof. Taco Reus, Rotterdam School of Management, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  2012 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria - Lecture coordinator, guest lecture "The strategic management of external networks: the impact of factor market concentration on subsidiary external embeddedness", held by Prof. Ulf Anderson, Copenhagen Business School, Copenhagen, Denmark
  2012 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria - Research seminar coordinator, "An Econometrics Primer for PhD students in Business & Management", held by Prof. Padma Rao Sahib, University of Groningen, Faculty of Economics, Groningen, The Netherlands
  2012 CEE Research Conference 2012, Vienna University of Economics and Business - Co-organizer
  2011 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria - Workshop coordinator, "PhD Workshop in International Business", held by Prof. Keith Brouthers, NC State University, Poole College of Management, Raleigh, NC, USA
Positions in public advisory boards, Consultant
  1999-2001 Ministry of Agriculture and Food, Bulgaria - Directory "Rural development and investment", SAPARD Unit (Special Accession Program for Agriculture and Rural Development)
Memberships in corporate advisory boards, Leading positions in corporations
  2001 European Commission, Brussels, Belgium - Directorate General Regional Policy, Audit & Advice Unit
Research Cooperation
  2017 CultEx Wien Survey and Experiments - Survey and three experiments focused on culture and personality, conducted among WU students. Collaboration with, among others, U.F. Ott, Faculty of Business and Law, Kingston University London.
  2012 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria - Research project "Market entry strategies in Central and Eastern Europe", in collaboration with Università G. D`Annunzio - Chieti e Pescara, Italy
Academic advisor
  since 2010 Vienna University of Economics and Business - ZAS academic director
Supervisor dissertation
  2018 Vienna University of Economics and Businsess, Austria. - PhD thesis supervisor of Andreas Hartinger (with Prof. G. Fink), doctoral thesis "Development and application of a diagnostic tool for strategic management."
  2018 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria. - Member of the doctoral committee of Martin Freissler, thesis "Political capabilities, political resources and the international firm." (PhD supervisor Prof. Jonas Puck)
  2018 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria. - PhD thesis supervisor of Edith Ipsmiller (with Prof. K. Brouthers), "New strategies in SME internationalization: Real options, transaction cost and game theory export channel designs and configurations."
  2017 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria. - PhD thesis supervisor of Moritz Putzhammer (with Prof. Jonas Puck), doctoral thesis "Changes in a firms foreign operation modes: conceptualizations, antecedents and consequences". Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria
  2016 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria - Member of the Doctoral Committee. Ursula Pregernig, doctoral thesis "Theoretical perspectives on demographic diversity and conflict in teams. Model development and empirical tests."
  2016 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria - Member of the Doctoral Committee. Emil Tsenov, "Pre-1989 brands in ex-Communist countries in the context of post-communist nostalgia."
  2016 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria - Member of the Doctoral Committee. Renate Kratochvil, "Solving local problems and seizing global opportunities. The search for collaborators within and beyond the MNC."
  2016 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria - Member of the Doctoral Committee. Ketevan Kuklin-Kavsadze, "Market entry and exit mode strategies."
  2014 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria - First PhD thesis supervisor of Ute Heinrichs
  2014 UiT School of Business and Economics, Tromsø, Norway - External examiner of Gøril Voldnes, doctoral thesis "Buy-seller relationships cross cultures: Conceptual, empirical and methodological issues"
  2013 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria - Second PhD thesis supervisor of Alexander Wisgickl, PhD thesis "Transaction cost determinants and international entry decisions"
  2013 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria - Member of the Doctoral Committee, Susanne Johanna Scherer, doctoral thesis " R&B innovation and international cooperation" (PhD supervisor Prof. Jonas Puck)
  2013 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria - Member of the Doctoral Committee, Anne Kristin Hoenen, doctoral thesis "Managing headquarters-subsidiary relationships in multinational corporations" (PhD supervisor Prof. James Robbins and Prof. Tatiana Kostova)
  2012 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria - External examiner of Stefan Heidenreich, doctoral thesis "Political strategies in emerging markets: Antecedents and consequences" (PhD supervisor Prof. Jonas Puck)
  2012 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria - First PhD thesis supervisor of Ketevan Kavsadze, focused on MNE´s investment and divestment choices in European emerging markets
  2012 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria - External examiner of Markus Hödl, doctoral thesis "Theoretical Perspectives on HQ-Subsidiary Relations: Evidence from China" (PhD supervisor Prof. Jonas Puck)
  2012 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria - First PhD thesis supervisor of Snezana Hermann, focused on contingency theory approach to internationalization
  2011 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria - First PhD thesis supervisor of Benjamin Schönung, focused on firm growth
  2011 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria - First PhD thesis supervisor of Edith Ipsmiller, focused on Real options theory applications in the international business strategy field
  2011 University of Vaasa, Finland - External examiner of Ahmad Arsan, doctoral thesis "Institutional distance, market confirming values in the host country and foreign direct investment choices of multinational enterprises" (PhD supervisor Prof. Dr. Jorma Larimo)
Research and Teaching Stay
  2016 Central European University, Budapest - Course "Strategy Execution"
  2015 University of Ljubljana, Slovenia - Lecture on teaching strategy in IB
  2015 International Business School, Vilnius University - Course "Global Strategic Management"
  2014 University of Leeds, Centre for International Business - CIBUL Research Seminar "Export diversity or focus? What strategy is best for first-time internationalizing SMEs from an emerging market?"
  2014 Amsterdam Business School - Guest lecture "Cross-border M&A activity, cultural diversity and the effects on CEOs compensation"
  2012 Academy of Management (AoM), annual meeting, Boston, MA, USA - Paper Development Workshop, research and teaching collaboration with colleagues in underrepresented nations
  2011 University of Groningen, Faculty of Economics - IE&B Research Seminar Series, seminar "Cross-border investment activity, MNE cultural diversity and the effects on CEOs pay"
  2011 Copenhagen Business School, Copenhagen, Denmark - SMG Research Seminar Series, seminar "Cross-border activity, MNE cultural diversity and the effects on CEOs pay"
  2009 King´s College, University of London, UK - Visiting Scholar
  2004 Western Washington University - Introduction to international business, guest lecturer for International Business Strategy MGMT470, BA IB Major course
Attendance scientific meeting (Conference etc.)
  2018 Academy of Management annual meeting. Chicago, USA - Conference presentation "Getting paid for spreading culture" (with P. Rao Sahib)
  2018 Academy of International Business UK and Ireland Chapter. Birmingham, UK. - "Equity ownership strategy in greenfield investments by multinational enterprises: influences of emerging market physical infrastructure and MNE resources" (with A. Arslan and J. Larimo)
  2018 5th international conference "New trends in management and production engineering - regional, cross-border and global perspectives. Brenna, Poland - Keynote speaker
  2018 5th AIB-CEE Chapter Annual Conference. Cracow, Poland - Editor of the Journal of East-West Business
  2017 Reimagining Business Education - Creating Value in the CEMS MIM through Disruption. April 26 - 28 2017. University of Economics. Prague, Czech Republic. - Development of new content ideas and new pedagogical approaches.
  2017 Key West International Conference on Business, Economics, Finance and Accounting - Promoting Global Progress and Excellence in Academia. January 4 to January 7, 2017. - Symposium chair.
  2017 4th AIB-CEE Chapter Conference, Ljubljana, Slovenia. Sept. 26th - Sept. 28th, 2017. - Host of a doctoral and junior faculty development workshop and guest editor of a special issue on doing business with CEE in the Journal of Business Research.
  2017 44th AIB (UK & Ireland Chapter) & 6th Reading International Business Conference. 6-8 April 2017. Reading, UK. - Presentation of the papers "Performance of Russian MNEs [...]" (with A. Veselova) and "International Franchising [...]" (with A. Rosado and J. Paul). Organizer and session chair of the panel "Meet the editors".
  2017 43rd EIBA annual conference. Milan, Italy. - Conterence presentation "Performance Effects of Internationalization: Contingency Theory Analysis of Emerging Markets MNEs" (with A. Veselova)
  2017 43rd EIBA Annual Conference. Dec. 14th - Dec. 16th, 2017. Milan, Italy. - Paper presentation "Multiple export channels - A dual-theory perspective" (with E. Ipsmiller). Panellist of "Innovative steps and strategies for ensuring high quality reviews and managing the journals with speed and efficiency in the Information Age"
  2016 EIBA - 42 Annual Conference of the European International Business Academy. Vienna, Dec. 2 to Dec. 4, 2016. - Track Chair "FDI and Foreign Market Entry". Co-organizer of the workshop "Doing Business in Emerging Markets" (together with Arnold Schuh).
  2016 43rd Academy of International Business Conference, London, April 7-9 - Paper presentation "The Role of Innovativeness, Strategy, Size and Context in Multinationality-Performance Relationship for Emerging MNEs: the Case of Russian MNEs" and Special Panel Chair
  2015 GSOM Emerging Markets Conference 2015 (paper presentation), St. Petersburg, Oct. 13-17, 2015 - "Determinants of Russian Cross-Border Acquisitions: The Joint Effect of Investment Motives and International Context"
  2015 41st EIBA Annual Conference, Rio de Jainero, Dec. 1 -3, 2015 - "Determinants of Russian Cross-Border Acquisitions: The Joint Effect of Investment Motives and Institutional Context" (paper presentation, together with Andrei Panibratov, St. Petersburg University)
  2014 GSOM Emerging Market Conference - St. Petersburg, Russia
  2014 AIB 2014 Annual Meeting, Vancouver, Canada - Faculty adviser at JIBS Paper Development Workshop
  2014 1st AIB-CEE Chapter Conference, 2nd Working Conference of Competitiveness, Budapest, Hungary
  2013 AIB Conference, Istanbul, Turkey - Faculty adviser at JIBS Paper Development Workshop
  2010 AIB Conference, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - Faculty adviser at JIBS Paper Development Workshop
  2009 AIB Conference, San Diego, USA - Faculty adviser at JIBS Paper Development Workshop
Other occupation
  2012-2013 Vienna residency of Executive MBA class of Sun Yat-Sen University (SYU) Guangzhou, China - Invited lecture "Doing business in Central and Eastern Europe"
  2011-2012 DePaul University College of Law, summer program, Vienna - Invited lecture "Business transactions in emerging markets - a focus on Eastern Europe"
Mentoring
  2013 Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria - Host professor to PhD student Jesper Nydam Wulff, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
Other scientific activities
  2013 Success of market strategies in emerging markets. - Non academic invited lecture for Erste Bank Group, June 6th, 2013
  2013 Arbeitsprozesse sind optimierbar, Menschen nicht. Business-Strategien für die Zukunft. - Non academic invited lecture for Henkel, November 12th, 2013

Publications

Book (monograph)

2005 Dikova, Desislava. 2005. Studies on Foreign Direct Investments in Central and Eastern Europe. Establishment Modes, Performance and Strategies of Western European Enterprises. Ridderkerk: Labyrinth Publications. (Details)

Journal article

2019 Ipsmiller, Edith, Brouthers, Keith D., Dikova, Desislava. 2019. 25 Years of Real Option Empirical Research in Management. European Management Review (EMR). 16 (1), 55-68. open access (Details)
2018 Akbar, Yusaf, Balboni, Bernardo, Bortoluzzi, Guido, Dikova, Desislava, Tracogna, Andrea. 2018. Disentangling resource and mode escalation in the context of emerging markets. Evidence from a sample of manufacturing SMEs. Journal of International Management. 24 (3), 257-270. open access (Details)
  Rosado-Serrano, Alexander, Dikova, Desislava, Paul, Justin. 2018. International franchising: A literature review and research agenda. Journal of Business Research. 85 238-257. (Details)
2017 Dikova, Desislava, van Witteloostuijn, A., Parker, S. 2017. Capability, environment and internationalization fit, and financial and marketing performance of MNEs’ foreign subsidiaries: An abductive configurational approach. Cross Cultural & Strategic Management 24 (3), 405-435. (Details)
  Klier, H., Schwens, C., Zapkau, F.B. , Dikova, Desislava. 2017. Which Resources Matter How and Where? A Meta-Analysis on Firms` Foreign Establishment Mode Choice. Journal of Management Studies (JMS). 54 (3), 304-339. open access (Details)
2016 Dikova, Desislava, Brouthers, K. 2016. Establishment modes in ínternational business and strategy: Past, present and future. Management International Review. 56 (4), 489-530. open access (Details)
  Schoenung, Benjamin and Dikova, Desislava. 2016. Reflections on organizational team diversity research: In search of a logical support to an assumption. Equality, Diversity and Inclusion: An International Journal 35 (3): S. 221-231. (Details)
  Dikova, Desislava and Panibratov, A. and Veselova, A. and Ermolaeva, L. 2016. The joint effect of investment motives and institutional context on Russian international acquisitions. International Journal of Emerging Markets 11 (4), 1-37. (Details)
  Jaklic, A. , Dikova, Desislava, Burger, A., Kuncic, A. 2016. What is beneficial for first-time SME-exporters from a transition economy: A diversified or a focused export-strategy? Journal of World Business 51 (2), 185-199. (Details)
2015 Arslan, Ahmad , Dikova, Desislava. 2015. Influences of Institutional Distance and MNEs` Host Country Experience on the Ownership Strategy in Cross-Border M&As in Emerging Economies. Journal of Transnational Management 20 (4): 231-256. (Details)
  Dikova, Desislava. 2015. Improving Innovation: Are Internal and External Sources of Knowledge Complements or Substitutes? zfbf Schmalenbachs Zeitschrift für betriebswirtschaftliche Forschung - Schmalenbach Business Review (sbr) - July, 349-367. (Details)
2014 Slangen, Arjen H.L., Dikova, Desislava. 2014. Planned Marketing Adaptation and Multinationals` Choices Between Acquisitions and Greenfields. Journal of International Marketing 22 (2), 68-88. open access (Details)
2013 Dikova, Desislava, Rao Sahib, P. 2013. Is cultural distance a bane or a boon for cross-border acquisition performance? Journal of World Business 48 (1), 77-86. (Details)
2012 Dikova, Desislava. 2012. Entry mode choices in transition econonmies: the moderating effect of institutional distance on managers` personal experience. Journal of East-West Business 18 (1), 1-27. (Details)
  Dikova, Desislava, Smeets, R., Garretsen, J.H., van Ees, H. 2012. MNEs immediate responses to financial crisis. International Business Review 22 (1), 202-215. (Details)
2010 Brouthers, K.D., Dikova, Desislava. 2010. Acquisition and real options: the greenfield alternative. Journal of Management Studies (JMS) 47 (6), 1048-1071. (Details)
  Dikova, Desislava, Rao Sahib, P., van Witteloostuijn, A. 2010. Cross-border acquisition abandonment and completion: The effect of institutional differences and organizational learning in the international business service industry, 1981-2001. Journal of International Business Studies JIBS 41 (2), 223-245. (Details)
2009 Dikova, Desislava. 2009. Performance of foreign subsidiaries: Does psychic distance matter? International Business Review 18 (1), 38-49. (Details)
2007 Dikova, Desislava, van Witteloostuijn, A. 2007. Foreign Direct Investment Mode Choice:Entry and Establishment Modes in Transition Economies. Journal of International Business Studies JIBS (38), 1013-1033. (Details)

Chapter in edited volume

Forthcoming Rašković, M., Černe, M., Pustovrh, A., Dikova, Desislava, Jaklič, A. Forthcoming. Internationalization of high-tech SMEs in Slovenia: proactive market orientation as the key link. In: Internationalization of Small Economies: theoretical and practical perspectives. Hrsg. Marinov, Palgrave Macmillan. (Details)
2017 Dikova, Desislava, Arslan, Ahmad, Larimo, Jorma . 2017. Equity Commitment in Cross-Border Acquisitions: The Influence of Distance and Organizational Resources. In: Progress in International Business Research, Voume 12 - Distance in International Business: Concept, Cost and Value, Hrsg. Alain Verbeke, Jonas Puck, Rob van Tulder, 297-340. Großbritannien: Emerald. (Details)
2016 Jaklič, A., Burger, A., Kunčič , A. , Dikova, Desislava. 2016. Growth and Value Creation through Diversified Exporting . In: Value Creation in IB Volume 2: An SME Perspective , Hrsg. Marinova, S., Larimo, J. & Nummela, N. 81-108. United Kingdom: Palgrave Macmillan. (Details)
2010 Dikova, Desislava, Muehlfeld, K., van Witteloostuijn, A. 2010. The international institutional environment. In: International Management Accounting and Control, Hrsg. Westermann, W., van der Meer-Kooistra, J., Langfield-Smith, K., 17-35. New York: McGraw-Hill Custom Publishing. (Details)
2009 Dikova, Desislava, Brouthers, K. 2009. Establishment Mode Choice: Acquisition versus Greenfield Entry. In: The Handbook of International Marketing, Hrsg. M. Kotabe, K. Helsen, 218-237. London: Sage. (Details)

Paper presented at an academic conference or symposium

2018 Ipsmiller, Edith, Dikova, Desislava. 2018. Single vs. multiple export channels: A transaction cost/game theoretic perspective. 27th ANNUAL CIMaR CONFERENCE CONSORTIUM FOR INTERNATIONAL MARKETING RESEARCH, Atlanta, Vereinigte Staaten/USA, 15.09.2018. (Details)
2017 Rosado, A., Dikova, Desislava, Paul, J. 2017. International Franchising: A Literature Review and Research Agenda. 44th AIB (UK&I) & 6th Reading IB Conference 2017, Reading, Großbritannien, 06.04.2017-08.04.2017. (Details)
  Ipsmiller, Edith, Dikova, Desislava. 2017. Multiple export channels: A dual-theory perspective. EIBA 2017 Milan, Mailand, Italien, 14.12.2017-16.12.2017. (Details)
  Veselova, A., Dikova, Desislava. 2017. Performance of Russian MNEs: The importance of fit between strategy, structure, capability and environment. 44th AIB (UK&I) & 6th Reading IB Conference 2017, Reading, Großbritannien, 06.04.2017-08.04.2017. (Details)
2015 Ipsmiller, Edith, Brouthers, Keith, Dikova, Desislava. 2015. SME'S EXPORT CHANNEL CHOICE: PREDICTIONS FROM REAL OPTIONS THEORY. 2nd WU Vienna Paper, Wien, Österreich, 03.-04.09.2015. (Details)
2014 Klier, H., Dikova, Desislava, Schwens, C. 2014. Contextualizing the relationship between parent firm´s size and the choice between Greenfield and Acquisition: a meta-analysis. AIB 2014 Annual Meeting, Vancouver, Kanada, 23.06. - 26.06.2014. (Details)
  Jaklič, A., Dikova, Desislava, Burger, A., Kunčič, A. 2014. Export diversity or focus? What strategy is best for first time internationalizing SMEs from an emerging market? AIB Annual Meeting 2014, Vancouver, Kanada, 23.06. - 26.06. (Details)
  Dikova, Desislava, Jaklič, Andreja. 2014. Export diversity or focus? What strategy is best for first-time internationalizing SMEs from an emerging market? GSOM Emerging Markets Conference: Business and Government Perspectives, St. Petersburg, Russische Föderation, 16.10. - 17.10. 2014. (Details)
  Arslan, A., Dikova, Desislava. 2014. Ownership strategy in cross-border M&As in emerging economies: the influence of institutional distance and host country experience. AIB Annual Meeting 2014, Vancouver, Kanada, 23.06. - 26.06. (Details)
  Ipsmiller, Edith, Brouthers, K., Dikova, Desislava. 2014. SME´s export channel choice: predictions from Real Options Theory. AIB Annual Meeting 2014, Vancouver, Kanada, 23.06. - 26.06.2014. (Details)
2013 Dikova, Desislava, Slangen, A. 2013. Marketing-based resource advantages and the choice between acquisitions and greenfield ventures. Academy of International Business, annual meeting, Istanbul, Türkei, 03.07.- 06.07. (Details)
2012 Dikova, Desislava, Rao Sahib, P., van Ees, H. 2012. Cross-border M&A activity, M&A cultural diversity and the effects on CEOs fixed and variable pay. Academy of Management (AoM) annual meeting, Boston, MA., Vereinigte Staaten/USA, 03.08. - 07.08. (Details)
  Dikova, Desislava. 2012. Top managers´ entry mode choices: the impact of personal experiences and institutional differences. European International Business Academy, annual meeting, Porto, Portugal, 9.12.-11.12. (Details)
  Ipsmiller, Edith, Dikova, Desislava. 2012. Real options theory in the strategic management literature: A review. 2012 EIBA Annual Conference, Brighton, Großbritannien, 07.12.-09.12.2012. (Details)
  Kalajdzisalihovic, Namik, Dikova, Desislava. 2012. The rise of Brazilian EMNEs revealed through cross-border acquisitions: the impact of past experience on future M&A activity. EIBA 2012, Brighton, Großbritannien, 06.12-09.12. (Details)
2011 Dikova, Desislava, Brouthers, K.D. 2011. Improving Innovation: Are internal and external networks complements or substitutes?. Academy of Management (AoM) annual meeting, San Antonio, Texas, Vereinigte Staaten/USA, 12.08.-16.08. (Details)
2010 Dikova, Desislava, Rao Sahib, P. 2010. Is cultural distance a bane or a boon for cross-border acquisition performance?. Academy of International Business, annual meeting, Rio de Janeiro, Brasilien, 25.06. - 29.06. (Details)
  Dikova, Desislava. 2010. Top managers` entry mode choices: the impact of personal experiences and institutional differences. European International Business Academy, annual meeting, Porto, Portugal, 09.12.-11.12.2010. (Details)
2009 Dikova, Desislava, Slangen, A. , Brouthers, K. 2009. Marketing-based resource advantages and the choice between acquisitions and greenfield ventures. Academy of International Business, San Diego, Vereinigte Staaten/USA, annual meeting. (Details)
2008 Brouthers, K.D., Dikova, Desislava. 2008. Acquisitions and real options. Academy of Management (AoM), annual meeting, Anaheim, CA, Vereinigte Staaten/USA, 08.08. - 13.08. (Details)
  van Witteloostuijn, A., Dikova, Desislava, Parker, S. 2008. Does international strategy matter?. Academy of Management, annual meeting, Anaheim, CA., Vereinigte Staaten/USA, 08.08. - 13.08. (Details)
  Brouthers, K.D., Dikova, Desislava. 2008. Acquisitions and real options. Academy of Management, Anaheim, Vereinigte Staaten/USA, annual meeting. (Details)
2007 Dikova, Desislava. 2007. Performance of Establishment Modes - the Influence of Host-country Characteristics. Academy of Management, Philadelphia, PA, Vereinigte Staaten/USA, annual meeting. (Details)
2006 Dikova, Desislava, Rao Sahib, P. 2006. The Effect of Institutional Context and Firm Specificities on Merger Abandonment and Completion. Academy of Management, annual meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, Vereinigte Staaten/USA, 11.08. - 16.08. (Details)
2005 Dikova, Desislava, van Witteloostuijn, A. 2005. Managerial Satisfaction with Subsidiary Performance: The Influence of the Parent MNE´s Capabilities and the Subsidiary´s Environment. Academy of International Business, annual meeting, Quebec, Kanada, 08.07. - 12.07. (Details)
2004 Dikova, Desislava. 2004. Acquisition vs. Greenfield: The Influence of Transaction Costs, Organization Learning and International Strategy on Entry Modes in Transition Economies. Academy of Management, annual meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, Vereinigte Staaten/USA, 06.08. - 11.08. (Details)

Working/discussion paper, preprint

2019 Dikova, Desislava, Veselova, A., Panibratov, A. 2019. Determinants of Russian cross-border acquisitions: Investment motives, ownership advantages and institutional distance. International Business Review. (Details)
  Heinrichs, Ute, Dikova, Desislava. 2019. Emerging-market multinationals and their cross-border acquisitions: global and regional chanllenges. Breinbauer, A., Brennan, L., Jäger, J., Nachbagauer, A.G.M. & Nölke, A. Emerging Market Multinationals Challenging Europe? Opportunities, Threats and Strategies. Springer. (Details)
  Dikova, Desislava, Arslan, A., Larimo, J. 2019. Equity Ownership Strategy in Greenfield Investments: Influences of Host Country Infrastructure and MNE Resources in Emerging Markets . Chidlow, A. et al. (eds.) The Changing Strategies of International Business: How MNEs Manage in a Changing Commercial and Political Landscape. Palgrave MacMillan (Springer). (Details)
  Gurkov, Igor, Dikova, Desislava. 2019. Fighting at the age of empire - how Russian subsidiaries of MNE´s survive uncertainty. (Details)
  Dikova, Desislava, Veselova, A. 2019. Performance Effects of Internationalization: Contingency Theory Analysis of Russian MNEs. (Details)
  Gölgeci, I., Arslan, A., Dikova, Desislava. 2019. Resilient Dynamism: Institutional and Entrepreneurial Antecedents of Organizational Agility in Volatile Economies. (Details)
  Dikova, Desislava, Rao Sahib, P., van Ees, H. 2019. The effects of cross-border M&A activity and organizational diversity on CEOs fixed and variable pay . (Details)
  Dikova, Desislava. 2019. The link between e-banking quality, e-customer satisfaction and e-customer loyality: The case of Gen Y customers of commercial banking in Austria. (Details)
  Veselova, A., Dikova, Desislava, Kazantcev, A. 2019. The role of innovativeness, strategy, firm size and context in the multinationality-performance relationship: The case of Russian MNEs . (Details)
  Leposky, Tiina, Arslan, Ahmad, Dikova, Desislava. 2019. Value Co-Creation in Multinational Enterprises` Services Marketing at the Botton-of-the-Pyramid Markets. International Business and Emerging Markets. (Details)
2017 Ipsmiller, Edith, Brouthers, Keith D., Dikova, Desislava. 2017. 25 Years of Real Option Empirical Research in Management. (Details)
2015 Leposky, T., Arslan, Ahmad , Dikova, Desislava. 2015. Determinants of Effective Services Marketing in Bottom of the Pyramid (BOP) Markets by the Multinational Enterprises. (Details)

Projects

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