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Jan Schmitt

Jan Schmitt MSc (WU)
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CV

2019
Visiting Scholar at Ross School of Business (University of Michigan)
since 2016
WU Vienna Prae Doc
2014-2016
WU Vienna - CEMS (Master in International Management)
2011-2014
BSc in International Business Administration
2011-2016
Internships at BASF, Horváth & Partner, AT Kearney in Germany, Austria and Chile

Researcher Identifier

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Awards and Honors

2019
WU High Potential Contact Weeks Scholarship
WU Vienna Innovative Teaching Award
2018
Best Reviewer for the International Management Division (AOM)
WU Vienna Merit Scholarship Grants
2017
WU Vienna Merit Scholarship Grants

Classifications

  • 5307 Business and management economics (Details)
  • 5324 Organizational research (Details)
  • 5333 Business management (Details)

Expertise

  • Coordination in MNCs
  • Digitalization in Headquarters
  • Headquarter Relocations
  • Headquarter-Subsidiary Relationships
  • Institutions
  • International Management
  • Strategy and Structure of MNCs

Activities

Reviewer for an international conference
  since 2018 European International Business Academy - Reviewer for Annual Conference
  since 2018 Academy of Management - Reviewer for Annual Conference
Attendance scientific meeting (Conference etc.)
  2019 Strategic Management Society - Participation in Annual Conference
  2019 Academy of International Business - Participation in Annual Conference
  2018 European International Business Academy - Participation in Annual Conference
  2018 Academy of Management - Participation in Annual Conference
  2017 European International Business Academy - Participation in Annual Conference
  2017 Academy of Management - Participation in Annual Conference

Publications

Journal article

2019 Schmitt, Jan, Decreton, Benoit, Nell, Phillip C. 2019. How corporate headquarters add value in the digital age. Journal of Organization Design. open access (Details)
2018 Valentino, Alfredo , Schmitt, Jan, Koch, Benno , Nell, Phillip C. 2018. Leaving home: An institutional perspective on intermediary HQ relocations. Journal of World Business. 54 (4), 273-284. open access (Details)

Chapter in edited volume

2019 Nell, Phillip C., Schmitt, Jan, Decreton, Benoit. 2019. How does digitalization affect headquarters and what does it mean for CEE-focused headquarters in Austria? In: What is Central and Eastern Europe's role in Europe, Hrsg. Manfred F. Berger, Arnold Schuh, 52-56. Vienna: - (Details)

Poster presented at an academic conference or symposium

2018 Fey, Natalia , Fraccastoro, Sara, Gorgijevski, Alexander, Myllymäki, Dina, Schmitt, Jan. 2018. Learning from Ph.D. education in the IB field: The Nord-IB experience. European International Business Academy 2018, Poznan, Polen, 13.12.-15.12. (Details)
2017 Schmitt, Jan. 2017. Institutions-Based Location Choices Of Intermediary Units In The Context Of HQ Relocations. European International Business Academy 2017, Milan, Italien, 14.12.-16.12. (Details)

Research report, expert opinion

2019 Nell, Phillip C., Schmitt, Jan, Hauska, Leo. 2019. Austria’s competitiveness in times of digitalization: Still a prime location for HQs? Wien:Institut für International Business. open access (Details)
  Nell, Phillip C., Schmitt, Jan, Gellner, Nicklas. 2019. Danish headquarters in the digital age: A study of the opportunities, challenges, and changes that digitalization presents to headquarters in Denmark. Wien:Institut für International Business. open access (Details)
  Nell, Phillip C., Schmitt, Jan, Preveden, Vladimir, Hauska, Leo. 2019. Headquarters of the future: The impact of digitalization on headquarters structures and value added. Wien:Institut für International Business. open access (Details)
2018 Nell, Phillip C., Schmitt, Jan. 2018. Geographic Relocations of Headquarters to and from Austria. Wien:Institut für International Business. open access (Details)

Magazine/newspaper article

2018 Decreton, Benoit, Schmitt, Jan, Jebsen, Therese , Haaland, Jan , Ihasz, Zsuzsanna, Lorenz, Florian, Beregszaszi, Lilla, Rigo, Donat. 2018. From Theory to Practice to Impact. CEMS Magazine, 22.10.18 (Details)
  Nell, Phillip C., Schmitt, Jan, Decreton, Benoit. 2018. Globalisierung… und was wir glauben, darüber zu wissen. Trend, 13.02.18 (Details)
  Nell, Phillip C., Schmitt, Jan, Decreton, Benoit. 2018. Prof. Phillip Nell: Globalization myths in times of Trump and Brexit. Business Review, 25.01.18 (Details)
2017 Nell, Phillip C., Schmitt, Jan, Decreton, Benoit. 2017. Die Mythen von der Globalisierung. Der Standard, 17.09.17 (Details)

Unpublished lecture

2019 Schmitt, Jan. 2019. What do we know about the world? ZAS International Exchange Lounge (International Office of WU Wien), WU Wien, 11.04.19 (Details)

Miscellaneous

2018 Nell, Phillip C., Schmitt, Jan, Paternoster, Irene. 2018. Der Einfluss der Digitalisierung auf Unternehmenszentralen. LinkedIn Blog-Beitrag. (Details)

Projects

2017
Headquarters in Austria and Digitalization (2017-2018) (Details)
Ignorance Project on Globalization and Emerging Markets (2017-2019) (Details)
2015
The geographic relocation of headquarters to and from Austria (2015-2019) (Details)