Daniel J. McCarthy
Northeastern University
Publications 81
#1Ron BergerH-Index: 9
This qualitative study analyzes the role of Wasta, a culturally based system of social networks of exchange among in-group members in the Arab world, as exemplified by three groups of Arabs in the Palestinian Authority, and then compares it to Guanxi (China), Sviazi (Russia), and Jaan-Pechaan (India). The use of social networks is a common business model around the world to accomplish business objectives and is especially relied upon in emerging economies where formal institutions are weak. It i...
#1Daniel J. McCarthy (NU: Northeastern University)H-Index: 24
#2Sheila M. Puffer (NU: Northeastern University)H-Index: 28
Last.Daniel M. SatinskyH-Index: 1
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The purpose of this paper is to examine the dramatically changed role of Russia in the global economy since the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991, as the Soviet institutions collapsed and were either reformed or replaced in a new Russian institutional landscape. The paper presents a fact-based and balanced view of Russia’s evolving role in the global economy, as distinguished from the sometimes one-sided view presented by some Western commentators. The authors establish that the two counte...
#1Sheila M. Puffer (NU: Northeastern University)H-Index: 28
#2Daniel J. McCarthy (NU: Northeastern University)H-Index: 24
Last.Andrei Panibratov (SPbU: Saint Petersburg State University)H-Index: 8
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Applying the construct of entrepreneurial orientation (EO) we test the relationship between the dimensions of entrepreneurial risk taking and innovativeness. Risk taking is measured as an entrepreneurial propensity as well as a behaviour. Innovativeness is manifested in decisions for strategic growth, specifically strategies of vertical integration and horizontal diversification. The study context is the turbulent and hostile environment of Russia, focusing on 158 successful entrepreneurs and th...
#1Sheila M. Puffer (NU: Northeastern University)H-Index: 28
#2Daniel J. McCarthy (NU: Northeastern University)H-Index: 24
#2Daniel J. McCarthyH-Index: 24
Last.Sheila M. PufferH-Index: 28
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