Recent Faculty Publications

Books

awinterinthesunshine Maurice O'Sullivan, Wexian Zhang, translated by Yiqi Yu and Wenxian Zhang, (2012), A Winter in Sunshine (阳光灿烂的冬季), Shanghai University Press.

 
Chinese International Investments Ilan Alon, Marc Fetscherin and Philippe Gugler, eds. (2012), Chinese International Investments. Palgrave Macmillan Publishers.


ZZhang, Wenxian and Ilan Alon, eds. (2011), Entrepreneurial and Business Elites of China. Emerald Group Publishing Limited.

Wenxian Zhang and Ilan Alon, eds. (2011), Entrepreneurial and Business Elites of China. Emerald Group Publishing Limited.


Zhang, Wenxian and Ilan Alon, eds. (2010), A Guide to Top 100 Companies in China, Singapore: World Scientific

Wenxian Zhang and Ilan Alon, eds. (2010), A Guide to Top 100 Companies in China, Singapore: World Scientific. [link]


Zhang, Wenxian and Ilan Alon, eds. (2009), Biographical Dictionary of New Chinese Entrepreneurs and Business Leaders

Wenxian Zhang and Ilan Alon, eds. (2009), Biographical Dictionary of New Chinese Entrepreneurs and Business Leaders, Edward Elgar Publishing. [link]


Alon, Ilan, Julian Chang, Marc Fetscherin, Christoph Lattemann, and John McIntyre, eds. (2009), China Rules: Globalization and Political Transformation, New York: Palgrave MacMillan.

Ilan Alon, Julian Chang, Marc Fetscherin, Christoph Lattemann, and John McIntyre, eds. (2009), China Rules: Globalization and Political Transformation, New York: Palgrave MacMillan. [link]


Alon, Ilan and John McIntyre, eds. (2008), The Globalization of Chinese Enterprises, New York: Palgrave MacMillan.

Ilan Alon and John McIntyre, eds. (2008), The Globalization of Chinese Enterprises, New York: Palgrave MacMillan. [link]


Articles, Chapters and Other Publications

2013

Alon, I., Yeheskel, O., Lerner, M., & Zhang, W. (2013, September-October). Internationalization of

Chinese entrepreneurial firms. Thunderbird International Business Review, 55 (5), 495-512. [link]  

 

Warnecke, T. (2013, March 26). Can female entrepreneurship programmes support social and solidarity

economy? Insights from China and India. United Nations Research Institute for Social Development.  [link]

 

Yu, J. (accepted) Reflections on teaching-as-telling in America and China: Heidegger, Lao Tzu, and Dewey.

In W. Ma (Ed.), Learner’s privilege and responsibility: A critical examination of the experiences and perspectives of learners from Chinese backgrounds in the United States. Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishing. 

 

Yusheng, Y. (2013) Village Elections and Their Impact: An Investigative Report on a Chinese Northern Village.

            Modern China, 39(1), 37-68. [Link]


Zhang, W. (2013). Reaping the benefits of brain circulation: The impact of the overseas study and the

returnees on the development of the management education in China. In I. Alon, V. Jones, & J. McIntyre (Eds.), Innovation in business education in emerging countries. Palgrave McMillan.

 

2012

Alon, I., Molodtsova, T., & Zhang, J. (2012). Macroeconomic prospects for China’s outward FDI.

Transnational Corporations Review, 4 (2), 16-40.

 

Fetscherin, M., Alon, I., Littrell, R., & Chan, A. (2012, September). In China? Pick your brand name

carefully. Harvard Business Review, 704.

 

Hernandez, L., Nunn, N., & Warnecke, T. (2012). Female entrepreneurship in China: Opportunity- or

necessity-Based? International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, 15 (4), 411-434.

 

Lattemann, C., Alon, I., Chang, J., Fetscherin, M., & McIntyre, J. (2012). The globalization of Chinese

enterprises. Thunderbird International Business Review, 55 (2), 145-154.

 

Littrel, R., &  Alon, I. (2012). Regional differences in preferences for managerial leader behaviors in China.

Cross Cultural Management: An International Journal, 19 (3), 315 – 335.

 

Spigarelli, F., Alon, I., & Mucelli, M. (2012). Chinese overseas M&A: Overcoming cultural and

organizational divides. International Journal of Technological Learning, Innovation and Development, 190-208.

 

Sun, J., & Zhang, W. (2012). Steel industry. In Berkshire Encyclopedia of SustainabilityChina

and India: Assessing Sustainability (Vol. 7, pp. 349-352).

 

Wang, M., Ren, R., & Hu, G. (2012). Social burden, social venture or social responsibility?: A reflection on

CSR in China and CSR strategy suggestions for multinational companies in China. International Journal of Business and Emerging Markets, 3 (4), 339-353.

 

Yusheng, Y. (2012) Village Elections and the Rise of Capitalist Entrepreneurs. Journal of Contemporary China,

21(74), 317-332. [Link]

 

Zhang, W. (2012). The Case of Florida Splendid China. In I. Alon, M. Fatcherin, & P. Gugler (Eds.),

Chinese international investments (pp. 329-354). Palgrave Macmillan.

 

2011

Alon, I., Child, J., Li, S., & McIntyre, J. (2011). Globalization of Chinese firms: Theoretical universalism or

particularism. Management Organization Review (MOR), 7 (2), 191–200.

 

Alon, I., Misati, E., Warnecke, T., & Zhang, W. (2011).  Comparing domestic and returnee female

entrepreneurs in China: Is there an internationalization effect? International Journal of Business & Globalisation, 6 (3/4), 329-349.

 

Deng, S., Wang, X., & Alon, I. (2011). Framework for female entrepreneurship in China.  International

Journal of Business and Emerging Markets, 3 (1), 3-20.

 

De Ruyter, A., Singh, A., Warnecke, T., & Zammit, A. (2011). Labor standards, gender and decent work in

newly industrialized countries: Promoting the good society. In J. Marangos (Ed.), Alternative Perspectives of a Good Society (pp. 121-146). Palgrave Macmillan.

 

Feng, X., & Alon, I. (2011). Determining the RMB exchange regime. Contemporary Studies in Economic

and Financial Analysis (Special Issue on The Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on Emerging Financial Markets), 39, 609-622.

 

Jin, X., Deng, S., & Alon, I. (2011). Consumption behavior of Chinese urban residents during economic

transition: Intermittent and cyclical fluctuations. International Journal of Emerging Markets, 6 (3), 187-199.

 

Jiao, H., Alon, I., & Cui, Y. (2011). Environmental dynamism, innovation and dynamic capabilities: The

case of China. Journal of Enterprising Communities: People and Places in the Global Economy, 5 (2), 131-144.

 

Warnecke, T. (2011). Gender and the welfare state in China. International Journal of Business and

Globalisation, 6 (1), pp. 44-53.

 

Warnecke, T. (2011). Entries for "Zhang Lan", "Tina Ju", and "Li Yifei." In W. Zhang, H. Wang, & I. Alon

(Eds.), Entrepreneurial and Business Elites of China: The Chinese Returnees Who Have Shaped Modern China.

 

Zhang, W. (2011, Summer). Bridging Cultures. FORUM (Florida Humanities Council), 35 (2), 28-30.

 

2010

Adithipyangkul, P., Alon, I., & Zhang, T. (2010). Executive perks: Compensation and corporate

performance in China. Asia Pacific Journal of Management. [link]

 

Alon, I., Latteman, C., Fetscherin, M., Li, S., & Schneider, A. (2010). Usage of public corporate

communications of social responsibility within Brazil, Russia, India and China (BRIC). International Journal of Emerging Markets, 5 (1), 6-22. [link]

 

Alon, I., Littrel, R., & Chan, A. (2010). Branding in China : Alternative brand strategies.

Multinational Business Review,  17 (4), 123-142. [link]

 

Blanchard, A., & Warnecke, T. (2010). Shaping economic practices in China’s post-command

economy period: The interaction of politics, economics and institutional constraints. International Journal of Pluralism and Economics Education, 1 (4), 290-302.

 

Blanchard, A., & Warnecke, T. (2010, December). La metà del cielo tra Confucio e mercato

[One half the sky between Confucius and the market].  InGenere. [link]

 

Boniface, D., & Alon, I. (2010). Is Hong Kong democratizing. Asian Survey, 50 (4), 786-

807. [link]

 

Fetscherin, M., Alon, I., & Johnson, J. (2010, September). Assessing the export competitivness

of Chinese industries. Asian Business and Management, 9, 401-424.

 

Fetscherin, M., & Beutelmueller, P. (2010). Marketing strategy of a Chinese TV manufacturer:

The case of Chonghong. In D. West, & J. Ford (Eds), Strategic marketing: Creating competitive advantage (2nd ed, pp. 557-567). Oxford Univeristy Press.

 

Lackman, S. (2010). Admiral Zheng He. [piano]

 

Lairson, T. (2010). The global financial crisis: Managing global capitalism. In R. Carter (Ed.),

Contemporary Cases in US Foreign Policy. Washington: CQ Press.

 

Lairson, T. (2010). Entries for "Sina," "Baidu," "Huawei," and "Chery." In W. Zhang, & I. Alon,

(Eds.), A Guide to the Top 100 Companies in China. Edward Elgar.

 

Li, S., Fetscherin, M., Alon, I., Lattemann, C., & Yeh, K. (2010). Corporate social responsibility

in Brazil, Russia, India and China (BRIC). Management International Review, 50 (5), 635-654.

 

Moore, R., Bindler, E., & Pandich, D. (2010, Fall). Language with attitude: American slang and

Chinese liyu. Journal of Sociolinguistics, 14 (4), 524-538.

 

Sardy, M.J., Munoz, J.M., Sun, J., & Alon, I. (2010). Evaluating dimensionality of business

ethics in China. Competitiveness Review, 20 (1), 6-31. [link]

 

Warnecke, T., & De Ruyter, A. (2010). Positive Economic Freedom: An Enabling Role for

international labor standards in developing countries? Journal of Economic Issues, 44 (2), 385-92.

 

Wei, W., & Alon, I. (2010). Chinese outward direct investment: A study on macroeconomic

determinants. International Journal of Business and Emerging Markets, 2 (4), 352-369. [link]

 

Zhang, W., & Alon, I. (2010). Tao of downfall: The failures of high-profile entrepreneurs in the

Chinese economic reform. International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, 11 (2), 121-134. [link]

 

Zhang, W., & Alon, I. (2010). An exploratory case study of high-profile female entrepreneurs

in the Chinese Economic reform. International Journal of Current Chinese Studies, 1, 27-44.

 

2009
 
Alon, I., Chang, J., Fetscherin, M., Lattemann, C., & McIntyre, J. (2009). Globalization with

Chinese Characteristics. Chinese Management Studies, 3 (1), 8-10.

 

Alon, I., & Van Fleet, J. D. (2009). Globalization of business schools: The case of China.

Journal of International Business education, 4, 103-118. [link]

 

Fetscherin, M. (2009). Various entries. In W. Zhang and I. Alon (Eds), New Chinese Economy:

A Dictionary of People, Issues and Events. Edward Elgar Publishing.

 

Fetscherin, M., & Toncar, M. (2009). Country of origin effect on the U.S. consumers' brand

perception of automobiles from China and India. Multinational Business Review, 17 (2), 115-131.

 

Lairson, T. (2009). Entries for "Deng Xiaoping," "Zhu Rongji," "Wen Jiabao, "Chen Yun," and

"Zhao Ziyang." In W. Zhang, & I. Alon (Eds.) Biographical Dictionary of New Chinese Entrepreneurs and Business Leaders. Edward Elgar.

 

Lattemann, C., Fetscherin, M., Li, S., Alon, I., & Schneider, A-M. (2009). CSR communication

intensity of Chinese and Indian multinational companies. Corporate Governance: An International Review, 17 (4), 426-442. ISI/Impact Factor 1.094. [link]

 

Lackman, S. (2009) Ghosts on the Bund. [piano]

 

Vianelli, D. & Alon, I. (2009). Travel agents' perceptions of cruise tourism in Croatia and

Slovenia. International Journal of Global Management Studies Quarterly, 1 (1), 1-22.

 

Yao, Y. (2009). Village elections and redistribution of political power and collective property.

The China Quarterly, 197, 126-144.

 

2008

Alon, I., & McIntyre, J. (Eds.). (2008). The Globalization of Chinese Enterprises. New York:

Palgrave McMillan. 

 

Alon, I., & McIntyre, J. (Eds.). (2008). The Globalization of Chinese Brands. International

Journal of Chinese Culture and Management, 1 (4), 359-508. (Special Issue)

 

Alon, I., Fetscherin, M., & Sardy, M.J. (2008). Geely Motors a Chinese automaker enters

international markets. International Journal of Chinese Culture and Management (IJCCM), 1 (4), 489-498. [link]

 

Alon, I., & Van Fleet, J. (2008, May/June). The China Challenge. BizEd (AACSB official journal),

36-41. [link]

 

Alon, I., & McIntyre, J. (2008). Business education in emerging economies. International

Journal of Business and Globalization, 2 (1), 5-27.

 

Ferreira, T., & Alon, I. (2008). Human resources challenges and opportunities in China: A case

from the hospitality industry. International Journal of Business and Emerging Markets, 1 (2), 141-150. [link]

 

Fetscherin, M., & Sardy, M.J. (2008). China shifts into gear in the global auto market. In I.

Alon & John McIntyre (Eds.), The Globalization of Chinese Enterprises (pp. 181-193). Palgrave MacMillan.

 

Lackman, S.C. (2008) On seeing Lao Shan again. [pipa and guqin]

 

Lairson, T. (2008). Vietnam, flying geese, and the globalization of China. In I. Alon and J.

McIntyre (Eds.), The Globalization of Chinese Enterprises (pp. 115-132). Palgrave Macmillan.

 

Moore, R. L., & Rizor, J. (2008). Confucian and cool: China's youth in transition. Education

About Asia, 13(3).

 

Sardy, M.J., & Alon, I. (2008). Understanding Chinese management needs through ancient

Chinese philosophy. International Journal of Business and Globalization, 3(2), 207-213. [link]

 

Sardy, M.J., Munoz, J.M., Sun, J.R., & Alon, I. (2008). Emerging dimensions of business ethics

in China. Competition Forum, 6(2), 305-328.

 

Sardy, M.J., & Fetscherin, M. (2008). Chinese brands: Build or buy considerations.

International Journal of Chinese Culture and Management (IJCCM), 1(4), 418-438. [link]

 

2007

Alon, I., Moore, R., & Zhang, W. (2007). Doing business in East Asia and the Pacific Rim. In

W. V. Schmidt, R. N. Conaway, S. S. Easton, & W. J. Wardrope (Eds.), Communicating globally: Intercultural communication and international business. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

 

Alon, I., Herbert, T. T., & Munoz, J. M. (2007). Outsourcing to China: Opportunities, threats,

and strategic fit. Zagreb International Review of Economics and Business, 10 (1), 33-66. (Invited article) [link]

 

Alon, I. (2007). Master international franchising in China: The case of the athlete's foot.

International Journal of Small Businesses and Entrepreneurship, 4(1), 41-51. [link]

 

Callarman, T., & Sprague, L. G. (2007, June). All roads lead to Beijing. Far East Economic

Review, 57-59.

 

Fetscherin, M., & Sardy, M. (2007). China shifts into gear in the global auto market. In I. Alon,

& J. McIntyre (Eds.), The Globalizatioin of Chinese Enterprises (pp. 181-93). Palgrave McMillan.

 

Herbert, T. T., Alon, I., & Munoz, J. M. (2007). The globalising Chinese business enterprise:

The role of strategic fit. International Journal of Chinese Culture and Management, 1(1), 4-21. (Invited Paper). [link]

 

Zhang, W. (2007) Multiple entries in C. Hodge (Ed.), Encyclopedia of the age of imperialism 1800-1914.

Greenwood Publishing.

 

2006

Alon, I. (2006). Opportunities for restaurant franchising in China. Franchise- Chat.com.

 

Alon, I., & Drtina, R. (2006). Chinese currency forecasts and capital budgeting. Journal of American

Academy of Business, 10(1), 218-26. [link]

 

Kupetz, A.  (2006, May/June). Five keys to Korean prosperity in the 'Chinese Century'. American Chamber

of Commerce Journal, 38-41.

 

Wang, J., & Sprgaue, L. G. (2006, April). China's 'Plan': A question of (a) character. Harvard Business

Review, 28.

 

Zhang, W. (2006). Multiple entries in M.Ditmore (Ed.), Encyclopedia of prostitution and sex work.

Greenwood Publishing.

 

Zhang, W. (2006, December). Florida's Splendid China. Orlando Magazine, pp. 161- 165.

 

Zhang, W. (2006, Winter). A splendid idea turned sour in Florida: The rise and fall of the Florida Splendid

China. Florida Historical Quarterly, 84(3), 411-442.

 

2005

Alon, I. (2005). China vs. Japan: Who trumps Asia? Insights, 5(3), 13-16.

 

Alon, I. (2005, July). The meaning of China: A newly powerful neighbor has Japan in fear and fascination.

American Chamber of Commerce Japan Journal, 24-29.

 

Alon, I., & McIntyre, J. R. (Eds.). (2005). Business and management education in China: Transition,

pedagogy and training (pp. 271-297). Singapore: World Scientific.

 

Alon, I., & Bian, K. (2005) Real estate franchising: The case of Coldwell Banker expansion into China.

Business Horizons, 48(3), 223-31. [link]

 

Ballard, N., & Alon, I. (2005). The globalization of Shanghai Garment Trade Association: A case study.

Journal of International Business Education, 2(1). [link]

 

Houston, J. M., Harris, P. B., Moore, R., & Brummett, R. A. (2005), Competitiveness among Japanese,

Chinese, and American undergraduate students. Psychological Reports, 97, 205-212.

 

Jelen, J., & Alon, I. (2005). Internet-mediated distance-learning education in China as an alternative to

traditional paradigms of market entry. Knowledge, Technology and Policy, 17, 124-39. [link]

 

Moore, R. (2005). Generation KU: Individualism and China's millennial youth. Ethnology, 44(4), 357-376.

 

Yao, Y. (2005). Wang Shuo's quarrel with the intellectual elite. Chinese Studies Forum, 5, 15-26.

 

Zhang, W., & Zhang, Y. (2005). Building a qualified team of management consultants: The professional

training and certification of management consultants in China.