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Business and Management H-index 108 Citations 96,300 244 World Ranking 6 National Ranking 5

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Awards & Achievements

2014 - Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research, Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum

21st Century Entrepreneurship Research Fellow

Dean of Fellow, Academy of Management

Mentor Award, Entrepreneurship Division, Academy of Management

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Marketing
  • Management
  • Social science

Shaker A. Zahra spends much of his time researching Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Competitive advantage, Empirical research and New Ventures. His Entrepreneurship study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Internationalization, Economic system, Field and Organizational structure. The various areas that Shaker A. Zahra examines in his Marketing study include Intrapreneurship, Corporate governance and Industrial organization.

His studies deal with areas such as Knowledge management, Organizational learning, Commercialization and Organizational culture as well as Competitive advantage. His study in Empirical research is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Commerce, Exploratory research, Accounting and Competitor analysis. His New Ventures research integrates issues from Technology strategy and Value.

His most cited work include:

  • Absorptive Capacity: A Review, Reconceptualization, and Extension (6192 citations)
  • International expansion by new venture firms: International diversity, mode of market entry, technological learning, and performance. (2149 citations)
  • Boards of Directors and Corporate Financial Performance: A Review and Integrative Model (1868 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Shaker A. Zahra focuses on Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Industrial organization, Public relations and New Ventures. His study looks at the relationship between Entrepreneurship and fields such as Management, as well as how they intersect with chemical problems. Shaker A. Zahra works in the field of Marketing, namely Competitive advantage.

Particularly relevant to Absorptive capacity is his body of work in Industrial organization. Field is a primary field of his research addressed under Social science. His Corporate governance study typically links adjacent topics like Corporate venture capital.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Entrepreneurship (43.61%)
  • Marketing (26.89%)
  • Industrial organization (15.41%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2013-2021)?

  • Entrepreneurship (43.61%)
  • Knowledge management (12.13%)
  • Marketing (26.89%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His main research concerns Entrepreneurship, Knowledge management, Marketing, New Ventures and Public relations. His Entrepreneurship study also includes

  • Field which connect with Engaged scholarship,
  • Perspective together with Accounting. As part of his studies on Knowledge management, Shaker A. Zahra frequently links adjacent subjects like Optimal distinctiveness theory.

New Ventures and Commerce are frequently intertwined in his study. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Corporate governance and Business economics. Shaker A. Zahra is studying Organizational learning, which is a component of Management.

Between 2013 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • International Entrepreneurship: The Current Status of the Field and Future Research Agenda (471 citations)
  • Contextualization and the advancement of entrepreneurship research (268 citations)
  • Understanding the Social Role of Entrepreneurship (120 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Social science

Entrepreneurship, Public relations, Knowledge management, Marketing and Field are his primary areas of study. Shaker A. Zahra works mostly in the field of Entrepreneurship, limiting it down to topics relating to Engineering ethics and, in certain cases, International new venture and Dynamic capabilities, as a part of the same area of interest. His Public relations research integrates issues from Corporate governance and Business economics.

When carried out as part of a general Knowledge management research project, his work on Knowledge value chain is frequently linked to work in Knowledge integration, therefore connecting diverse disciplines of study. His Marketing study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Dynamism, Face and Organizational learning. His Field study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Engaged scholarship, New business development and Epistemology.

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Top Publications

Absorptive Capacity: A Review, Reconceptualization, and Extension

Shaker A. Zahra;Gerard George.
Academy of Management Review (2002)

12860 Citations

International expansion by new venture firms: International diversity, mode of market entry, technological learning, and performance.

Shaker A. Zahra;R. Duane Ireland;Michael A. Hitt.
Academy of Management Journal (2000)

3752 Citations

Boards of Directors and Corporate Financial Performance: A Review and Integrative Model

Shaker A. Zahra;John A. Pearce.
Journal of Management (1989)

3597 Citations

Entrepreneurship and dynamic capabilities: A review, model and research agenda

Shaker A. Zahra;Harry J. Sapienza;Per Davidsson.
Journal of Management Studies (2006)

3551 Citations

Contextual influences on the corporate entrepreneurship-performance relationship: A longitudinal analysis

Shaker A. Zahra;Jeffrey G. Covin.
Journal of Business Venturing (1995)

3207 Citations

A Typology of Social Entrepreneurs: Motives, search Processes and Ethical Challenges

Shaker A. Zahra;Eric Gedajlovic;Donald O. Neubaum;Joel M. Shulman.
Journal of Business Venturing (2009)

2804 Citations

Predictors and financial outcomes of corporate entrepreneurship: An exploratory study

Shaker A. Zahra.
Journal of Business Venturing (1991)

2570 Citations

Environment, corporate entrepreneurship, and financial performance: A taxonomic approach

Shaker A. Zahra.
Journal of Business Venturing (1993)

1753 Citations

BOARD COMPOSITION FROM A STRATEGIC CONTINGENCY PERSPECTIVE

John A. Pearce;Shaker A. Zahra.
Journal of Management Studies (1992)

1706 Citations

A Capabilities Perspective on the Effects of Early Internationalization on Firm Survival and Growth

Harry J. Sapienza;Erkko Autio;Gerard George;Shaker A. Zahra.
Academy of Management Review (2006)

1697 Citations

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