V.H. Manek Kirpalani, associate professor of management

V.H. Manek Kirpalani, associate professor of management

V.H. Manek Kirpalani

Scholarship 2008

May - V.H. Manek Kirpalani, associate professor of marketing, was awarded the Helsinki School of Economics (HSE) medal in May, 2008, for his contributions in their doctoral program as their Distinguished Visiting Professor. HSE is one of the leading graduate business institutions in Northern Europe. It is one of the less than 20 business institutions in the world that is accredited by AACSB (USA), EQUIS ( the accrediting arm of EFMD-European Foundation for Management Development), and AMBA (U.K.) Also he has three recent publications:

"Born Globals: Propositions to Help Advance the Theory," International Business Review, Vol. 17 No. 4, 2008, 385-401, with Gabrielsson, M., Dimitratos, P., Solberg, C.A., & Zucchella, A.

"Conceptualization to Advance Born Global Definition: A Research Note.". Global Business Review, Vol. 9 No. 1, 2008, 26- 41, with Gabrielsson, M., Dimitratos, P., Solberg, C.A., & Zucchella, A.

Book Review of Constantine A. Stephanou (ed.) "Adjusting to EU Enlargement: Recurring Issues in New Setting, Edward Edgar Publishing Ltd., 2006 , Global Business Review. Vol.9 No. 1, 2008, 84-86

September

- V.H. Manek Kirpalani, associate professor of management, has had a book published "Successfully Doing Business / Marketing in Eastern Europe," by Routledge, Taylor and Francis, 2009 with L. Garbarski and E. Kaynak. Taylor and Francis are one of the world's leading publishers. In 1997, their President was a Nobel Laureate. They publish over 1000 journals and 1800 books annually. Their Routledge Division publishes 600 of those journals and 1000 of those books.