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Prof. Danqing WANG

Prof. Danqing WANG

Assistant Professor

danqingw@ust.hk

Academic Qualifications

  • Ph.D. INSEAD, Management
  • M.Phil. HKUST, Sociology
  • B.A. Tsinghua University, Journalism (with Distinction)

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Department of Management, Assistant Professor, August 2019 - present.

  • The University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Business and Economics, Assistant Professor in Management and Strategy, 2014 – 2019.


PUBLICATIONS

Refereed Journal Publications (Chronological, alphabetical)

  • Wang, D., Zhu, Z, Chen, S, & Luo, X.R. 2020 (Forthcoming). Running out of steam? A political incentive perspective of FDI inflows in China. Journal of International Business Studies.

  • Luo, X. R., Wang, D. 2019 (Forthcoming). Are politically endorsed firms more socially responsible? Selective engagement in corporate social responsibility. Journal of Business Ethics. (Download here)

  • Wang, D., Luo, X.R*. 2019. Retire in peace: Officials’ political incentives and corporate diversification in China. Administrative Science Quarterly, 64: 773-809. * Equal contribution (Download here)

    • Lead article

    • An video presentation of an earlier version of the paper

    • An earlier version of the paper was a Finalist for the Best Conference PhD Paper Award at 2013 SMS Annual Conference

  • Wang, D., Du, F., & Marquis, C. 2019. Defending Mao’s dream: How politicians’ ideological imprinting affects firms’ political appointment in China. Academy of Management Journal, 62: 1111-1136. (Download here)

  • Luo, X. R., Wang, D., & Zhang, J. 2017. Whose call to answer: Institutional complexity and firms’ CSR reporting. Academy of Management Journal, 60: 321-344. (Download here)

    • No.5 contributor for AMJ’s impact factor as one of the most cited papers published between 2017 and 2018

    • Featured in AsiaGlobal Online


SELECTED RECENT CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

  • Wang, D., Zhu, Z, & Chen, S. You invest and I get promoted: The impact of political leaders on FDI inflows in China. Presented at The Strategy and Business Environment Conference, Stanford University, (Apr 2019); and PDW at Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Chicago, USA, (August 2018).

  • Wang, D., Li, Z., Xu, N., Zhang, H., & Zhang, Y. Drinking more, innovating more … But less innovative: A study of local drinking culture, government R&D subsidy, and firm patenting behavior in China. Presented at The Future of Management Conference, Chinese University of Hong Kong (May 2019); AMJ workshop, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (Mar 2019); and “Business-Government workshop”, ESSEC, Singapore (Feb 2019).

  • Wang, D., Du, F., & Marquis, C. Ideological imprint of politicians, local embeddedness and political tie formation in emerging markets. Presented at SMS Hong Kong Special Conference, Hong Kong (Dec 2016).

  • Wang, D., Du, F., & Zhou, Z. Are political ties and market capabilities complements or substitutes in fostering firm performance? Evidence from China. Presented at Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Anaheim, USA (August 2016); IACMR Annual Meeting, Hangzhou, China (June 2016); and Strategy symposium, HKU, Hong Kong (May 2015).

  • Wang, D., Cretoiu, S. L., Rangan, S. & Drummond, A. The role of the state in transnational exchange: An inter-group contracting perspective on Brazilian MNEs’ expansion into Mozambique. Presented at SMS Chile Special Conference, Santiago, Chile (Mar 2015).


REVIEW ACTIVITIES

  • Member of Editorial Board:

    • Administrative Science Quarterly (Jan 2018 -)

    • Management and Organization Review (Jul 2014 -)

  • Ad Hoc reviewer:

    • Academy of Management Journal

    • Journal of Management Studies

    • Organization Science

    • Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal

    • Strategic Management Journal

    • Strategic Organization


RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • State-Firm Interaction

  • Non-Market Strategies

  • Emerging Markets

  • Political Sociology


FUNDED PROJECTS

  • RGC General Research Fund, "Politicians’ Ideology, State Intervention, and Corporate Taxation", 2019-2022, Co-Investigator.


HONORS AND AWARDS

  • 2018. Faculty Outstanding Teacher Award, HKU

  • 2018. WAIB Emerging Scholar Award, Acadmey of International Business

  • 2018. Named to INSEAD’s “50 Years, 50 Women, 50 Ideas” series, INSEAD

  • 2014. Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Oversea PhD Student

  • 2013. Finalist, Best Conference PhD Paper Award at 2013 SMS Annual Conference, Strategic Management Society