IM Winners 2023

The International Management Division recognizes excellence in scholarship, teaching, and service by conferring various awards on well-deserving members of the Division. Congratulations to all of the 2023 winners! Please see the IM Division’s website for details about each of the awards.

Professional Achievement and Dissertation Awards:

IM Division Hyundai Motor Eminent Scholar Award

  • Tatiana Kostova, University of South Carolina

IM Division FIU Business Emerging Scholar Award

  • João Albino-Pimentel, University of South Carolina

Amorepacific Outstanding Educator Award

  • Arie Y. Lewin, Duke University

IM Division Outstanding Service to the Global Community Award

  • Maria Tereza Leme Fleury, FGV EAESP

IM Division D’Amore-McKim School of Business, Northeastern University Best Dissertation Award

“I can't change who I am, but I can control what I do: Three essays exploring cultural identity as a resource for navigating multinational work contexts in emerging economies”

  • Nana Yaa Antwi-Gyamfi, CEIBS (PhD degree from IESE) 

Best Paper Awards: 

IM Division CEIBS Best Paper Award

“Electoral uncertainty and the multinational corporation: Firm-level effects and strategies”

  • Hubertus Reinprecht, WU Vienna 
  • Jakob Müllner, WU Vienna

IM Division HKUST Best Paper in Global Strategy

“Selling on digital platforms abroad: Modes of control and dual liabilities”

  • Jiatao Li, HKUST
  • Ziyi Chen, HKUST
  • Ohchan Kwon, HKUST

IM Division Best Paper in OB / HRM / OT

“A behavioral perspective on general manager succession in underperforming foreign subsidiaries”

  • Liang Li, Toronto Metropolitan U.
  • Vanessa Hasse, Western U.
  • Marketa Rickley, U. of North Carolina, Greensboro

IM Division GWU-CIBER Best Paper on Emerging Markets

“The evolution of agglomeration and location choice in emerging markets: Software firms in Bangalore”

  • Vijayraghavan Venkataraman, IIM, Bangalore
  • Anna Lamin, Northeastern University
  • Sachidananda Benegal, IIM Indore

IM Division Best Paper in Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability Award

“The role of environmental capabilities and corporate visibility in manufacturing location choices”

  • Michael Millan, RWTH Aachen University
  • Dirk Luettgens, RWTH Aachen University

IM Division Best Paper in International Corporate Governance Award

“Returning home: CEO pre-career overseas experience and firm cross-border acquisitions”

  • David Weng, California State U., Fullerton
  • Yi Tang, U. of Hong Kong
  • Xuefei Yu, U. of Hong Kong

IM Division Georgetown Best Paper in International Business and Policy Award

“International connectedness, governmental interventions, and firm adaptation to exogenous shocks”

  • Sorin Krammer, University of Surrey
  • Nuruzzaman Nuruzzaman, Univesity of Manchester
  • Debmalya Mukherjee, University of Akron

IM Division Douglas Nigh Award

“The liability of foreignness in the capital market: A legitimacy perspective”

  • You-Xiang Song, U. of Texas at Dallas

Academy-Level Recognitions:

William H. Newman Award Nominee

“Populism and MNE performance”

  • Markus Liebmann, WU Vienna

Carolyn Dexter Award Nominee

“It is difficult to understand them...”- the role of non-native accents in global virtual teams” 

  • Carlo Brighi, U. of Victoria
  • Michal Szymanski, Skolkovo

IM Division Best Reviewer Awards:

  • Michele Acciaro
  • Nana Yaa Antwi-Gyamfi
  • Tais Barreto
  • Cordula Barzantny
  • Erin Bass
  • Joanna Bernacka
  • Yuxi Cheng
  • Daniel Clark
  • Luis Dau
  • Jesper Edman
  • Javad Nooshabadi
  • Anthony Fee
  • Viktor Fredrich
  • Mark Horsley
  • Jennifer Jukanovich
  • Atul Karwasara
  • Rishiraj Kashyap
  • Aileen Kennedy
  • Laura Kirste
  • Pankaj Kumar
  • Chandrashekhar Lakshman
  • Cristina Leone
  • Leonardo Liberman
  • Kiran Mahasuar
  • Darroch Mark
  • Vaclav Ocelik
  • Ciara O’Higgins
  • Frederic Prevot
  • Rany Salvoldi
  • Jan Schmitt
  • Julianne Selin
  • Christian Stutz
  • Michal Szymanski
  • Riki Takeuchi
  • Helene Tenzer
  • Markus Valenzuela
  • Davina Vora
  • Ilka Weichert
  • Yannick Wiessner
  • Michael Wolfesberger