Dr Tianyou Hu

School of Business

Lecturer / Assistant Professor

Biography

Dr. Tianyou Hu serves as assistant professor in Maynooth university. He earned his PhD in Management from National University of Singapore (NUS Business School), and two Bachelor’s Degrees in Economics and Literature and an MBA from Peking University. Dr. Hu has published in Journal of International Business Studies, British Journal of Management and European Journal of International Management. His research interests span the areas of strategic management and international business, with a focus on institutional environments for foreign direct investment, as well as interfirm alliances and networks.

Research Interests

1. Strategic Management: Interfirm Alliances and Networks; Interfirm Competition and Strategies ·      2. International Business: Foreign Direct Investment; Political Risks; Non-Business Environments; Business Groups; MNE theory.

Research Projects

  Project Role Funding Body / Program Description Start Date End Date Award (€)
Resource Exchange and Strategic Compromise: How Small Firms Gain from the Alliances with Large Firms PI, first and leading author / 01-JAN-21
Extradition treaties and the foreign location choice of emerging market firms PI, first and leading author / 01-JAN-20

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
2021 'Centrality Asymmetry and Partner Complementarity as Influences on Alliance Dissolution'
Hu, Tianyou,Jain, Amit,Delios, Andrew (2021) 'Centrality Asymmetry and Partner Complementarity as Influences on Alliance Dissolution'. British Journal of Management, 32 (1):59-79 [Details]
2019 'The Determinants of Foreign Investment Size: The Role of Parent Firm Advantage and Cross-National Distance'
Nan Zhou, Tianyou Hu, & Andrew Delios (2019) 'The Determinants of Foreign Investment Size: The Role of Parent Firm Advantage and Cross-National Distance'. European Journal of International Management, [Details]
2021 'Sister cities, cross-national FDI, and the subnational FDI location decision'
Hu, Tianyou,Natarajan, Siddharth,Delios, Andrew (2021) 'Sister cities, cross-national FDI, and the subnational FDI location decision'. Journal of International Business Studies, 52 (7):1279-1301 [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
2014 When Diplomacy Matters: How Foreign Subsidiaries Survive Bilateral Relation Fluctuations
Tianyou Hu, Jane Lu (2014) When Diplomacy Matters: How Foreign Subsidiaries Survive Bilateral Relation Fluctuations Academy of Management Proceedings [DOI] [Details]

Honours and Awards

  Year Title Awarding Body
2014 Fundação Dom Cabral Best Paper in Strategy / IB Theory Academy of Management Annual Meeting 2014
2016 IM Division, Best Papers Academy of Management Annual Meeting 2016

Committees

  Committee Function From / To
Business in Arts committee member 2021 /

Languages

  Language Reading Writing Speaking
German Fluent Functional Functional

Reviews

  Journal Role
Management And Organization Review Member of the Editorial Board

Teaching Interests

International Business
Strategic Management

External Collaborators

  Name Role / Description Country
National University of Singapore co-author SINGAPORE