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Organisational learning and consumer learning in foreign markets: A case study of IKEA in Japan (2018)
Presentation / Conference
Nguyen, T., Cai, Y., & Evans, A. (2018, September). Organisational learning and consumer learning in foreign markets: A case study of IKEA in Japan. Paper presented at The British Academy of Management 2018 Conference

Purpose The aim of this research is to explore the mutual relationship between organisational learning and consumer learning in internationalisation. We would like to build a model on dyadic knowledge management in foreign markets and apply the fram... Read More about Organisational learning and consumer learning in foreign markets: A case study of IKEA in Japan.

The effects of ownership identity on corporate diversification strategy of Chinese companies in foreign markets (2018)
Journal Article
Rao-Nicholson, R., & Cai, Y. (in press). The effects of ownership identity on corporate diversification strategy of Chinese companies in foreign markets. Asia Pacific Journal of Management, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10490-018-9578-8

In this paper, we examine the impact of acquirer’s ownership identity on corporate diversification decisions of Chinese companies in their cross-border acquisitions. Few studies to date have looked at the effect of ownership on corporate decisions to... Read More about The effects of ownership identity on corporate diversification strategy of Chinese companies in foreign markets.

Acquirer ownership concentration and foreign ownership structure: A study of Brazilian firms (2016)
Presentation / Conference
Cai, Y., Gubbi, S., van Veen, K., & van Ees, H. (2016, September). Acquirer ownership concentration and foreign ownership structure: A study of Brazilian firms. Paper presented at British Academy of Management Conference 2016

Weak governance conditions prevailing in emerging and developing economies tend to encourage concentrated over diffused ownership structures in firms. In this paper we investigate whether the ownership structures in the home market are also replicate... Read More about Acquirer ownership concentration and foreign ownership structure: A study of Brazilian firms.

Acquirer ownership concentration and foreign ownership structure: A study of Brazilian firms (2016)
Presentation / Conference
Cai, Y., Gubbi, S., van Veen, K., & van Ees, H. (2016, August). Acquirer ownership concentration and foreign ownership structure: A study of Brazilian firms. Paper presented at Academy of Management 2016 Annual Conference

This paper examines the effects of ownership structures of the parent on equity ownership choices in foreign acquisitions. Little is known in the context of emerging markets whether heterogeneity in acquiring firm ownership characteristics will affec... Read More about Acquirer ownership concentration and foreign ownership structure: A study of Brazilian firms.

Acquirer ownership concentration and foreign ownership structure: A study of Brazilian firms (2016)
Presentation / Conference
Cai, Y., Gubbi, S., van Veen, K., & van Ees, H. (2016, June). Acquirer ownership concentration and foreign ownership structure: A study of Brazilian firms. Paper presented at Academy of International Business 2016 Annual Conference

This paper examines the effects of ownership structures of the parent on equity ownership choices in foreign acquisitions. Little is known in the context of emerging markets whether heterogeneity in acquiring firm ownership characteristics will affec... Read More about Acquirer ownership concentration and foreign ownership structure: A study of Brazilian firms.

Does the Quality of Institutions and the Regulatory Bodies Influence Deal Duration in M&As? (2015)
Presentation / Conference
Cai, Y., van Ees, H., van Veen, K., & Gubbi, S. (2015, June). Does the Quality of Institutions and the Regulatory Bodies Influence Deal Duration in M&As?. Paper presented at Academy of International Business 2015 Annual Conference

The speed with which a merger and acquisition (M&A) deal is completed or the number of days taken from the announcement of the deal until its completion is an important barometer of the success and efficiency of a deal. In this paper, we apply the in... Read More about Does the Quality of Institutions and the Regulatory Bodies Influence Deal Duration in M&As?.

Does the Quality of Institutions and the Regulatory Bodies Influence Deal Duration in M&As? (2015)
Presentation / Conference
Cai, Y., van Ees, H., van Veen, K., & Gubbi, S. (2015, April). Does the Quality of Institutions and the Regulatory Bodies Influence Deal Duration in M&As?. Paper presented at 42nd Academy of International Business UK and Ireland Chapter Conference 2015

The speed with which a merger and acquisition (M&A) deal is completed or the number of days taken from the announcement of the deal until its completion is an important barometer of the success and efficiency of a deal. In this paper, we apply the in... Read More about Does the Quality of Institutions and the Regulatory Bodies Influence Deal Duration in M&As?.

Does government stake influence cross-border deal completion? Evidence from Brazil (2014)
Journal Article
Cai, Y., van Veen, K., & Gubbi, S. (2014). Does government stake influence cross-border deal completion? Evidence from Brazil. Academy of Management Proceedings, 1(13556), https://doi.org/10.5465/AMBPP.2014.154

In the context of developing economies, government as an important stakeholder plays a proactive role in strategic investment decisions made by firms. In this paper we investigate whether the equity stake held by government in the acquiring and the t... Read More about Does government stake influence cross-border deal completion? Evidence from Brazil.