Jim Chrisman PhD

 Jim Chrisman PhD

Titles:

  • Department Chairperson; Center of Family Enterprise Research Director
  • Julia Bennett Rouse Endowed Professorship in Management

Contacts:

jchrisman@business.msstate.edu
Office: (662) 325-1991
308A

Overview

Education:

  • Ph D, Strategic Management, University of Georgia, 1986
  • MBA, Finance, Bradley University, 1982
  • BBA, Finance, Western Illinois University, 1980
  • Associates of Arts, Business Administration, Illinois Central College, 1977

Publications

Book

  • Family Business Studies: An Annotated Bibliography. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing. 2012

Book Review

  • Review of "Financial Management of Your Company". Family Business Review. Volume 17, Pages 277-281. 2004

Book, Chapter

  • Family business research (2006-2013): Most influential theories and articles. Basingstoke, United Kingdom: In Palgrave Handbook of Heterogeneity among Family Firms. E. Memili & C. Dibrell (Eds.) Palgrave. 41-67. 2018
  • Conceptual foundations: Community-based enterprise and community development . Cheltenham, United Kingdom: In Entrepreneurial Neighborhoods. van Ham, M., Reuschke, D., Kleinhans, R. Mason, C., and Syrett, S. (Eds.) Edward Elgar. 151-178. 2017
  • Strategic renewal and firm performance: Implications of incremental versus radical change after environmental upheavals . Cheltenham, UK: In Handbook of Research on Corporate Entrepreneurship, Zahra, S.. Neubaum, D.O., and Hayton, J.C. (Eds.) Edward Elgar . 175-202. 2016
  • Entrepreneur. Oxford, United Kingdom: Wiley Encyclopedia of Management: Volume 3, Entrepreneurship. Wiley-Blackwell. 2015
  • Entrepreneurship. Ed. Morris, M.H. and Kuratko, D.F. . Oxford, United Kingdom: Wiley Encyclopedia of Management: Volume 3, Entrepreneurship. Wiley-Blackwell. 2015
  • Succession planning. Ed. Morris, M.H. and Kuratko, D.F.. Oxford, United Kingdom: Wiley Encyclopedia of Management: Volume 3, Entrepreneurship. Wiley-Blackwell. 2015
  • Management succession in family business. Ed. P. Sharma, L. Melin, M. Nordqvist. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications. 249-268. 2014
  • The risky prospects of entrepreneurial initiatives: Bias duality and bias reversal in established firms. Handbook of Research on Strategic Process. Ed. P. Mazzola, and F.W. Kellermanns. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar. 304-325. 2011
  • Regional Determinants of Family Firm Incidence in the U.S.. Compendium of Family Business Models from Around the World. Ed. Gupta,V., Levenburg, N., Moore,L.L.,Motwani, J., and Schwarz, T.. Hyderabad, India: ICFAI University Press. 113-136. 2008
  • Chapter, From Intentions to Venture Creation: Planned Entrepreneurial Behavior Among Hispanics in the US, in Perspectives on Entrepreneurship III. Ed. T.Habbershon, M. Rice. Westport, CT: Prager. 119-145. 2007
  • Entrepreneur, in The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Management: Entrepreneurship. Ed. M.A. Hitt and R.D. Ireland. Oxford: Blackwell. 61-63. 2005
  • Entrepreneurship, in The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Management: Entrepreneurship. Ed. M.A. Hitt and R.D. Ireland. Oxford: Blackwell. 120-122. 2005
  • Succession planning, in The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Management: Entrepreneurship. Ed. M.A. Hitt and R.D. Ireland. Oxford: Blackwell. 231-233. 2005
  • The performance of the SBDC program in the United States, in Small Business Development Centers: New offerings for a new economy. Washington, DC: Committee on Small Business, House of Representatives, 109th Congress, First Session, Serial No. 109-X. 2005
  • Entrepreneurship. Ed. Hisrich/Peters. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Irwin. 619-629. 2002
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Western Canada: From Family Businesses to Multinationals. Calgary, AB: University of Calgary Press. 207-223. 2002

Conference Proceeding

  • The determinants of new venture creation in American counties: Testing the Minnitti and Bygrave framework at the community level.  Rencontres de St-Gall. 2008
  • Horizontal alliances, competitive aggressiveness, and the moderating influence of multimarket contact and resource similarities among partners.  Southern Management Association . 2006
  • Strategic alliances in rural communities: An economic development alternative.  Southern Management Association. 2006
  • Corporate venturing and strategic renewal from the perspective of prospect theory.  U.S. Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship. 2005
  • A comparative analysis of organizational capabilities of family and non-family firms.  Proceedings of the Southern Management Association. 2004
  • An exploration of agency problems in the family firm: The case of distributing equal shares to children.  Proceedings of the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada. 2004
  • Transition to professional management: An agency theoretic comparison of decentralization in family and non-family firms.  Proceedings of the U.S. Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship. 2004
  • Why do small firms choose quasi-integration? The case of the homebuilding industry.  Proceedings of the U.S. Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship. 2004
  • Replenishments in price fluctuating situations: Comparing the performance of optimal and heuristic approaches.  Proceedings of the Decision Sciences Institute. 2003

Journal Article

  • Family firm behavior from a psychological perspective.  Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 44, Pages 3-19. 2020
  • How family involvement influences organizational change . Journal of Change Management. Volume 19, Issue 1, Pages 26-36. 2019
  • Social structures, social relationships, and family firms. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 43, Pages 207-223. 2019
  • Stewardship theory: Realism, relevance, and family firm governance. Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice. Volume 43, Pages 1051-1066. 2019
  • Mentoring in family businesses: Toward an understanding of commitment outcomes. Human Resource Management Review. Volume 28, Pages 46-55. 2018
  • Reflections on family firm goals the assessment of performance. Journal of Family Business Strategy. Volume 9, Pages 107-113. 2018
  • The pursuit of international opportunities in family firms: Generational differences and the role of knowledge-based resources. Global Strategy Journal. Issue 8, Pages 136-157. 2018
  • Governance as a source of family firm heterogeneity . Journal of Business Research. Volume 84, Pages 293-300. 2018
  • Governance mechanisms and family firms. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 42, Issue 2, Pages 171-186. 2018
  • Nonfamily employees in family firms: A review and future research agenda.. Family Business Review. Volume 31, Pages 54-79. 2018
  • The impact of incentive compensation on labor productivity in family and non-family firms . Family Business Review. Volume 30, Pages 119-136. 2017
  • The mindset of editors and reviewers. Family Business Review. Volume 30, Pages 211-218. 2017
  • Internationalization of publicly traded family firms: A transaction cost theory perspective and longitudinal analysis. International Journal of Management and Enterprise Development. Volume 16, Issue 1/2, Pages 80-108. 2017
  • Industry and information asymmetry: The case of the employment of non-family managers in small and medium-sized family firms . Journal of Small Business Management. Volume 55, Pages 632-648. 2017
  • A strategic management perspective of the family firm: Past trends, new insights, and future directionsJournal of Managerial Issues. Volume 29, Issue 1, Pages 6-29. 2017
  • Beyond socioemotional wealth: Taking another step toward a theory of the family firm. Management Research, The Journal of the Iberoamerican Academy of Management. Volume 14, Pages 279-287. 2016
  • Development of a socioemotional wealth importance (SEWi) scale for family firm research. Journal of Family Business Strategy. Volume 7, Pages 47-57. 2016
  • Family firm challenges in intergenerational wealth transfer . Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 40, Issue 6, Pages 1197-1208. 2016
  • Management processes and strategy execution in family firms: From 'what' to 'how' . Small Business Economics. Volume 47, Pages 719-734. 2016
  • Does size matter? The moderating effects of firm size on the employment of non-family managers in privately held family SMEs. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 40, Pages 1017-1039. 2016
  • Examining family firm succession from a social exchange perspective: A multi-phase, multi-stakeholder review. Family Business Review. Volume 29, Pages 44-64. 2016
  • Family governance at work: Organizing for new product development in family SMEs. Family Business Review. Volume 29, Pages 189-213. 2016
  • A closer look at socioemotional wealth: Its flows, stocks, and prospects for moving forward. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 39, Pages 173-182. 2015
  • A note on family influence and the adoption of discontinuous technologies in family firms. Journal of Product Innovation Management. Volume 32, Pages 384-388. 2015
  • Governance challenges in family businesses and business families. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 39, Pages 1265-1280. 2015
  • The ability and willingness paradox in family firm innovation. Journal of Product Innovation Management. Volume 32, Pages 310-318. 2015
  • The impact of small- and medium-sized family firms on economic growth. Small Business Economics. Volume 45, Pages 771-785. 2015
  • Ability and willingness as sufficiency conditions for family-oriented particularistic behavior: Implications for theory and empirical studies. Journal of Small Business Management. Volume 52, Pages 344-364. 2014
  • Family enterprise and context. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 38, Pages 1247-1260. 2014
  • Non-family managers, family firms, and the winner’s curse: The influence of non-economic goals and bounded rationality. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 38, Pages 1103-1127. 2014
  • Risk abatement as a strategy for R&D investments in family firms . Strategic Management Journal. Volume 34, Pages 617-627. 2014
  • Firm religiosity, bounded stakeholder salience, and stakeholder relationships in family firms . Journal of Management Spirituality and Religion. Volume 10, Pages 253-270. 2013
  • New venture and family business teams: Understanding team formation, composition, behaviors, and performance. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 37, Pages 1-15. 2013
  • The influence of family goals, governance, and resources on firm outcomes. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 37, Pages 1249-1261. 2013
  • The propensity to use non-family manager incentive compensation in SME family firms. Journal of Family Business Management. Volume 3, Issue 1, Pages 62-80. 2013
  • What can drive successful entrepreneurial firms? An analysis of the Inc. 500 companies. Journal of Small Business Strategy. Volume 22 , Issue 2, Pages 27-49. 2013
  • A comparison of the impact of counseling assistance and entrepreneurship education on new venture performance. Journal of Entrepreneurship and Public Policy. Volume 1, Pages 63-83. 2012
  • An agency theoretic analysis of value creation through management buy-outs of family firms. . Journal of Family Business Strategy. Volume 3, Pages 197-206. 2012
  • Family control and family firm valuation by family CEOs: The importance of intentions for transgenerational control. Organization Science. Volume 23, Issue 3, Pages 851-868. 2012
  • Family firms' professionalization: A resource-based view and institutional theory perspective. Small Business Institute Journal. Volume 8, Issue 2, Pages 12-34. 2012
  • Family involvement and the use of corporate governance provisions protecting controlling versus non-controlling owners. Journal of Leadership, Accountability and Ethics. Volume 9, Issue 3, Pages 11-27. 2012
  • Family involvement, family influence, and family-centered non-economic goals in small firms. . Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 36, Pages 267-293. 2012
  • Sources of heterogeneity in family firms: An introduction. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 36, Pages 1103-1113. 2012
  • Variations in R&D investments of family and non-family firms: Behavioral agency and myopic loss aversion perspectives. Academy of Management Journal. Volume 55, Issue 4, Pages 976-997. 2012
  • 25 years of Family Business Review: Reflections on the past and perspectives for the future. Family Business Review. Volume 25, Pages 5-15. 2012
  • The adolescence of family firm research: Taking stock and planning for the future . Journal of Management. Volume 38, Pages 1010-1037. 2012
  • Der Einfluß von Marktorientierung und innerfamiliären Nachfolgeintentionen auf die Wettbewerbsposition von Kleinunternehmen [The influence of market orientation and intro-family succession intentions on the competitive positioning of small firms]. . Betriebswirtschaftliche Forschung und Praxis . Volume 63, Pages 606-627. 2011
  • Family involvement and debt financing. . Journal of Business Venturing. Volume 26, Pages 472-488. 2011
  • The determinants of family firms’ subcontracting: A transaction cost perspective. . Journal of Family Business Strategy. Volume 2, Pages 26-33. 2011
  • The relationship between prior and subsequent new venture creation in the United States: A county level analysis.. Journal of Business Venturing. Volume 26, Pages 200-211. 2011
  • Toward a theory of stakeholder salience in family firms. Business Ethics Quarterly. Volume 21, Pages 235-255. 2011
  • Transaction costs and outsourcing decisions in small and medium sized family firms . Family Business Review. Volume 24, Pages 47-61. 2011
  • An overview of research issues on Chinese family businesses. . International Journal of Management Practice. Volume 4, Issue 2, Pages 22-233. 2010
  • Business networks and economic development in rural communities in the United States. . Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 34, Issue 1, Pages 171-195. 2010
  • Governance and trust in family firms: An introduction.. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 34, Issue 6, Pages 1043-1056. 2010
  • Horizontal alliances and competitive aggressiveness: An embeddedness approach . Journal of Leadership and Organization Studies. Volume 17, Pages 240-252. 2010
  • Intellectual foundations of current research in family business: An identification and review of 25 influential articles. Family Business Review. Volume 23, Issue 1, Pages 9-26. 2010
  • An agency theoretic analysis of the professionalized family firm. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 33, Issue 2, Pages 355-372. 2009
  • Embeddedness perspectives of economic action within family firms. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 33, Issue 6, Pages 1157-1167. 2009
  • Family business research in the new millennium: An overview of the who, the where, the what and the why. Family Business Review. Volume 22, Issue 2, Pages 151-166. 2009
  • Family social capital, venture preparedness, and start-up decisions: A study of Hispanic entrepreneurs in New England. Family Business Review. Volume 22, Issue 3, Pages 279-292. 2009
  • Priorities, resource stocks, and performance in family and non-family firms. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 33, Issue 3, Pages 739-760. 2009
  • What CPAs should know about guiding family firms through the succession process. The CPA Journal. Volume 79, Issue 6, Pages 48-51. 2009
  • Das management von familienunternehmen: Einleitung und folgerungen (Managing the Firm: Introduction and Implications). Zeitschrift fur KMU and Entrepreneurship. Volume 56, Issue 1, Pages 1-17. 2008
  • Factors Preventing Intra-Family Succession. Family Business Review. Volume 21, Issue 2, Pages 183-199. 2008
  • Management Journals as Venues for Publication of Family Business Research. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 32, Issue 6, Pages 927-934. 2008
  • Regional Economy as a Determinant of the Prevalence of Family Firms in the United States: A Preliminary Report. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 32, Issue 3, Pages 559-573. 2008
  • Toward a Theoretical Basis for Understanding the Dynamics of Strategic Performance in Family Firms. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 32, Issue 6, Pages 935-947. 2008
  • A Note on Subsidiary Renewal and Subsidiary Venturing in Multinational Enterprises. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 31, Issue 4, Pages 585-600. 2007
  • Are Family Managers Agents or Stewards? An Explanatory Study in Privately Held Family Firms. Journal of Business Research. Volume 60, Issue 10, Pages 1030-1038. 2007
  • Effects of Family Ownership and Management on Small Business Equity Financing. Journal of Business Venturing. Volume 22, Issue 6, Pages 875-895. 2007
  • Family Influences on Family Businesses: An Introduction. Journal of Business Research. Volume 60, Issue 10, Pages 1005-1011. 2007
  • The Goverance Paradox: Preferences of Small Vulnerable Firms in the Homebuilding Industry. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 31, Issue 2, Pages 279-297. 2007
  • How Family Firms Solve Intra-Family Agency Problems Using Interlocking Directorates: A Comment. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 30, Issue 6, Pages 777-783. 2006
  • NAPECOR's Risk Management Venture. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 30, Issue 1, Pages 97-109. 2006
  • NAPECOR's Risk Management Venture: Note to Instructors. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 30, Issue 1, Pages 111-115. 2006
  • Personalism, Particularism, and the Competetive Behaviors and Advantages of Family Firms: An Introduction. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 30, Issue 6, Pages 719-729. 2006
  • Toward a Theory of Community-Based Enterprise. Academy of Management Review. Volume 31, Issue 2, Pages 309-328. 2006
  • Sources and consequences of distinctive familiness: An introduction. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 29, Pages 237-247. 2005
  • The influence of guided preparation on the long term performance of new ventures. Journal of Business Venturing. Volume 20, Pages 769-791. 2005
  • Trends and directions in the development of a strategic management theory of the family firm. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 29, Pages 555-575. 2005
  • Are family firms born or made? An exploratory investigation. Family Business Review. Volume 17, Pages 37-54. 2004
  • Comparing the agency costs of family and non-family firms: Conceptual issues and exploratory evidence. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 28, Pages 335-354. 2004
  • Die Bevorzugung der Quasi-Integration bei Kleinfirmen in der kanadischen Wohnbauindustrie (Preferences for quasi-integration among small firms in the Canadian homebuilding industry). Zeitschrift f�r Klein- und Mittelunternehmen. Volume 52, Issue 2, Pages 115-129. 2004
  • Entrepreneurial management and governance in family firms: An introduction. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 28, Pages 295-303. 2004
  • Outsider assistance as a knowledge resource for new venture survival. Journal of Small Business Management. Volume 42, Pages 229-244. 2004
  • A unified systems perspective of family firm performance: An extension and integration. Journal of Business Venturing. Volume 18, Pages 467-472. 2003
  • An introduction to theories of family business. Journal of Business Venturing. Volume 18, Pages 441-448. 2003
  • Creating wealth in family firms through managing resources: Comments and extensions. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 27, Pages 359-365. 2003
  • Extending the theoretical horizons of family business research. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 27, Pages 331-338. 2003
  • Predictors of satisfaction with the succession process in family firms. Journal of Business Venturing. Volume 18, Pages 667-687. 2003
  • Succession and non-succession concerns of family firms and agency relationship with non-family managers. Family Business Review. Volume 16, Pages 89-107. 2003
  • Succession planning as planned behavior: Some empirical results. Family Business Review. Volume 16, Pages 1-15. 2003
  • A note in the efficiency and effectiveness of outsider assistance programs in rural versus non-rural states. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 26, Issue 3, Pages 67-80. 2002
  • Some additional comments on the sources and measurement of the benefits of small business assistance programs. Journal of Small Business Management. Volume 40, Issue 1, Pages 43-50. 2002
  • The influence of national culture and family involvement on entrepreneurial perceptions and performance at the state level. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. Volume 26, Issue 4, Pages 113-130. 2002

Monograph

Working Paper

Presentations

  • "Internationalization of publicly traded family firms: A transaction cost theory perspective and longitudinal analysis." Family Enterprise Research Conference, Family Enterprise Research Conference, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. 2012
  • "Performance heterogeneity in family versus non-family firms: A state-level empirical analysis ." Family Enterprise Research Conference, Family Enterprise Research Conference, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. 2012
  • "Ability and willingness determinants of family firm behavior." Family Enterprise Research Conference, Family Enterprise Research Conference, Michigan. 2011
  • "The link between corporate governance, family involvement, and firm performance ." Family Enterprise Research Conference, Family Enterprise Research Conference, Michigan. 2011

Oral Presentation

  • "Family firm research: Toward a theory of the family firm." Mid-South Management Research Consortium, Mid-South Management Research Consortium, Mississippi State, MS. 2016

Paper

  • "Sustainable superior performance in family firms." 79th Meeting of the Academy of Management, Academy of Management, Boston, MA. 2019
  • "Family firm recruitment: A theoretical model ." Southern Management Association, Southern Management Association, Norfolk, VA. 2019
  • "Family firms, governance-based isolating mechanisms, and the sustainability of performance advantages." Annual Research Meetings of the Italian Association of Management Engineering, Italian Association of Management Engineering, Italy. 2018
  • "Defining the multi-family firm: Types, characteristics, competitive advantages, and strategies ." Southern Management Association, Southern Management Association, St. Pete Beach, FL. 2018
  • "How does diversification strategy differ among different types of family firms?." 77th Meeting of the Academy of Management, Academy of Management, Atlanta, GA. 2017
  • "The “familization” of the professional family firm: A theoretical recruiting framework." 77th Meeting of the Academy of Management, Academy of Management, Atlanta, GA. 2017
  • "Servant leadership: Righting the wrongs of injustice in the family firm." Southern Management Association, Southern Management Association, St. Pete Beach, FL. 2017
  • "Exploring effectual logic in family venture creation." Family Enterprise Research Conference, Family Enterprise Research Conference, Ashville, NC. 2017
  • "The impact of employee profit sharing on firm productivity in family and non-family firms (BEST UNPUBLISHED PAPER AWARD) ." Family Firm Institute, Family Firm Institute, Miami, FL. 2016
  • "Implications of nonfamily participation in family firms: Buffers of inferior firm performance." Family Enterprise Research Conference, Family Enterprise Research Conference, Burlington, VT. 2015
  • "Generational differences and international diversification in family firms." Academy of Management, Academy of Management, Vancouver, BC. 2014
  • "Socioemotional wealth and internationalization of family firms." Academy of Management, Academy of Management, Philadelphia, PA. 2014
  • "Into the maze of family business definitions: A quest for common ground (BEST PAPER AWARD)." International Family Enterprise Research Academy , International Family Enterprise Research Academy, Lappeenranta, Finland. 2014
  • "The impact of the prevalence of small-to-medium sized family-owned firms on economic growth (BEST PAPER IN TRACK)." USASBE Meeting, USASBE, U.S.. 2014
  • "Does size matter? Family ownership, succession intentions and employment of non-family managers." Academy of Management , Academy of Management , Orlando, FL. 2013
  • "Family ownership and firm performance." Academy of Management , Academy of Management , Orlando, FL. 2013
  • "Family ownership dispersion, nonfamily managers and firm productivity in SMEs." Academy of Management , Academy of Management , Orlando, FL. 2013
  • "Family ownership, succession intentions, and professionalization (BEST POSTER AWARD)." Family Enterprise Research Conference, Family Enterprise Research Conference, Chile. 2013
  • "First and later generation family owners and international diversification: A longitudinal analysis of U.S. publicly-traded family firms ." Family Enterprise Research Conference, Family Enterprise Research Conference, Chile. 2013
  • "Family involvement and publicly-traded family firm performance: The mediating role of corporate governance provisions." International Family Enterprise Research Academy, International Family Enterprise Research Academy, . 2013
  • "Family succession and employment of non-family managers. ." Academy of Management, Academy of Management, Boston, MA. 2012
  • "The structural effects of foreign ventures on domestic entrepreneurship." Academy of Management, Academy of Management, Boston, MA. 2012
  • "Family firms' professionalization: A resource-based view and institutional theory perspective. ." International Family Enterprise Research Academy, International Family Enterprise Research Academy, Bordeaux, France. 2012
  • "Family firm's professionalization by industry." Small Business Institute Meeting, Small Business Institute , U.S.. 2012
  • "Firm religiosity, bounded stakeholder salience, and stakeholder relationships in family firms (BEST PAPER HONORABLE MENTION IN DIVISION)." USASBE Meeting, USASBE, U.S.. 2012
  • "Foreign venture presence and domestic entrepreneurship: A macro level study." USASBE Meeting, U.S. Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship, U.S.. 2012
  • "The prevalence of family firms by industry: A transaction cost theory perspective and longitudinal analysis." USASBE Meeting, USASBE, U.S.. 2012
  • "Does Age Matter? Family Ownership, Succession Intentions, and Firm Performance in Small to Medium Sized Family Firms." Southern Management Assocation Meeting, Southern Management Assocation, Ft Lauderdale, FL. 2012
  • "Development of a scale to measure the importance of socioemotional wealth in family firms (BEST PAPER IN TRACK)." Southern Management Association Meeting, Southern Management Association , Fort Lauderdale, FL. 2012
  • "Development of a Scale to Measure the Importance of Socioemotional Wealth." Southern Management Association, Southern Management Association , Fort Lauderdale, FL. 2012
  • "The differences of family firms: An ability and willingness perspective ." 7th Workshop on Family Firm Management Research, European Institute for Advanced Studies in Management, European Institute for Advanced Studies in Management, Europe. 2011
  • "The propensity to use nonfamily managers’ incentive compensation in family firms." Academy of Management, Academy of Management, Texas. 2011
  • "Ability in family business research: Implications for theory and empirical studies." International Family Enterprise Research Academy, International Family Enterprise Research Academy, Italy. 2011
  • "Asset market equilibrium with significant family ownership." Midwest Finance Association, Midwest Finance Association, . 2011
  • "Corporate governance provisions enhancing controlling owners’ voting rights in family firms: A panel data analysis (BEST PAPER IN TRACK)." Southern Management Association Meeting, Southern Management Association , U.S.. 2011
  • "Family involvement and the use of corporate governance provisions protecting controlling versus noncontrolling owners." Southern Management Association Meeting, Southern Management Association, U.S.. 2011
  • "An empirical analysis of the antecedents of nonfamily managers’ incentive compensation in family firms." U.S. Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship, U.S. Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship, . 2011
  • "The compensation of nonfamily managers and the preference for family managers in family firms: An economic analysis." Academy of Management, Academy of Management, . 2010
  • "Determinants of nonfamily managers’ compensation in family firms: An empirical analysis." Family Enterprise Research Conference, , . 2010
  • "Control enhancing corporate governance mechanisms: Family versus nonfamily publicly traded firms." Southern Management Association Meeting, Southern Management Association, U.S.. 2010
  • "Does innovation matter to achieve entrepreneurial success? An exploratory study of the Inc. 500 companies. ." U.S. Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship, U.S. Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship, . 2010
  • "A comprehensive assessment of family business research." Family Enterprise Research Conference, , . 2009
  • "Family firm valuation by family CEOs: The role of socioemotional value ." Family Enterprise Research Conference, , . 2009
  • "The link between transaction cost factors and family firms’ efficient boundaries." Family Enterprise Research Conference, , . 2009
  • "Agency issues in transitions from family to non-family ownership via management buy-outs and buy-ins ." Southern Management Association, Southern Management Association, . 2009
  • "A comment on principal-principal agency theory, family firms, and international diversification ." Theories of Family Enterprise Conference, , . 2009
  • "The determinants of family firms’ subcontracting: A transaction cost perspective." U.S. Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship, , . 2009
  • "The Influence of Market Orientation and Intra-Family Succession Intentions on the Marketing Strategies of Small Firms." 2009 Southern Management Association Conference, Southern Management Association, Ashville. 2009
  • "A transaction cost perspective on family firms' outsourcing decisions." Academy of Management, , . 2008
  • "Entrepreneurship growth in American counties 1995-2005: Some preliminary results. 68th Meeting of the ." Academy of Management, , . 2008
  • "Venture preparation and business creation: Does family help? A report of Hispanics in the U.S.." Academy of Management, , . 2008
  • "The role of family support in the process of venture preparation and business creation. ." Family Enterprise Research Conference, , . 2008
  • " A note on socioemotional wealth as a determinant of family firm valuations by family owners ." International Family Enterprise Research Academy Conference, , . 2008
  • "Who is publishing family business research? ." International Family Enterprise Research Academy Conference, , . 2008
  • "An empirical assessment of the essence and components approaches for defining family business and their relationship with value creation goals." Theories of Family Enterprise Conference, , . 2008
  • "Horizontal Alliances and Competitive Aggressiveness: A Strength-of-Ties Perspective." Academy of Management, , . 2007
  • "Entrepreneurship education and assistance for facilitating new business growth and development." Southern Management Association, Southern Management Association, . 2007
  • "The determinants of entrepreneurship in U.S. counties." Southern Management Association, Southern Management Association, . 2007
  • "Effects of family ownership and management on small business equity financing." Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, , . 2006
  • "Are family managers agents or stewards? An exploratory study in privately held family firms." Family Enterprise Research Conference, , . 2006
  • "Organizational structure and firm-level entrepreneurial behavior: A simulation model." Strategic Management Society, , . 2006

Poster

  • "The ties that bridge: Social capital and family firm innovation." Family Enterprise Research Conference, Family Enterprise Research Conference, Burlington, VT. 2019
  • "Competitive advantages of multi-family firm based on distinctive aspects. Family Enterprise Research Conference." Family Enterprise Research Conference, Family Enterprise Research Conference, Ashville, NC. 2017

MSU Synergy Areas

Addressing Disparity: Community EngagementAddressing Disparity: Economic OpportunityAddressing Disparity: Quality EducationAddressing Disparity: Social DisparitiesLeading Economy: 21st Century TechnologyLeading Economy: Entrepreneurship and Family Business