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Loyola University Chicago

Quinlan School of Business

Faculty

In Hyeock (Ian) Lee

Title/s: Assistant Professor

Office #: Maguire 428

Phone: 312-915-7656

E-mail: ilee1@LUC.edu

About

Academic Positions

Government Positions

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Research Interests

His primary research interests focus on the location strategies of multinational enterprises and entrepreneurial firms contributing to cluster formation. Other research interests involve how regional strategies of multinational enterprises and international new ventures link to firm performance, and how founders’ gender of new ventures translates into innovation activities.

Professional & Community Affiliations

Courses Taught

Publications

Refereed Articles

Lee, I.H. and Marvel, M.R. (2013) Revisiting the Entrepreneur Gender–Performance Relationship: A Firm Perspective. Small Business Economics, DOI: 10.1007/s11187-013-9497-5.
 
Lee, I.H. (2013) The M Curve and the Multinationality-Performance Relationship of Korean INVs. Multinational Business Review, 21(3): 214-231.
 
Lee, I.H., Hong, E., and Sun, L. (2013) Regional Knowledge Production and Entrepreneurial Firm Creation: Spatial Dynamic Analyses. Journal of Business Research, 66(10): 2106-2115.

Lee, I.H., Hong, E., and Sun, L. (2012) Inward Foreign Direct Investment and Domestic Entrepreneurship: A Regional Analysis of Firm Creation in Korea. Regional Studies, DOI:10.1080/00343404.2012.690067.

Lee, I.H. and Rugman, A.M. (2012) Firm-Specific Advantages, Inward FDI Origins, and Performance of Multinational Enterprises.Journal of International Management, 18(2): 132-146.

Lee, I.H. (2012) Cluster Formation by Foreign Firms in Emerging Economies and International Joint Ventures: A Game-Theoretic Approach. International Regional Science Review, 35(2): 211-236.

Lee, I.H., Lévesque, M., and Minniti, M. (2012) Employees’ Break-offs and Location Selection: The Birth of Industrial Clusters.IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 59(2): 278-292.

Marvel, M.R. and Lee, I.H. (2011) Gender and the Innovation Activity of Entrepreneurs: A Multilevel Analysis. Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research, 31(8): 283-296.

Lee, I.H. (2011) Security, Uncertainty, and International Joint Ventures: A Game Theory Approach. International Trade Journal, 25(4): 433-464.

Lee, I.H. (2010) The M Curve: The Performance of Born Regional Firms from Korea. Multinational Business Review, 18(4): 1-22.

Lee, I.H. and Marvel, M.R. (2009) The Moderating Effects of Home Region Orientation on R&D Investment and International SME Performance: Lessons from Korea. European Management Journal, 27(5): 316-326.

Lee, I.H. and Rugman, A.M. (2009) Multinationals and Public Policy in Korea. Asian Business & Management, 8(1): 59-82.

Book Chapters

Rugman, A.M., Lee, I.H., and Terjesen, S. (2014) International Entrepreneurship in a World of Broad Triad Regions. In S. Fernhaber and S. Prashantham (Eds.), The Routledge Companion to International Entrepreneurship. New York, NY: Routledge. Forthcoming

Lee, I.H. (2012) Managing Multinational Enterprises (MNEs). In A. Rahim (Eds.), Management: Theory, Research, and Practice. San Diego, CA: University Readers, Inc. pp. 173-184.

 Lee, I.H. (2012) International New Ventures: Born Global or Regional? In M. Marvel and J.G. Golson (Eds.), Encyclopedia of New Venture Management. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, Inc. pp. 279-281.

 Lee, I.H. and Paik, Y. (2010) The Effects of Family Value on Entrepreneurship in East Asian Countries. In T.Y. Shim (Eds.),Korean Entrepreneurship: The Foundation of the Korean Economy. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. pp. 91-111.

 Paik, Y. and Lee, I.H. (2010) Entrepreneurial Leadership of Korean Companies in the Global Market. In T.Y. Shim (Eds.),Korean Entrepreneurship: The Foundation of the Korean Economy. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. pp. 179-201.

 Lee, I.H. and Brain, C. (2009) Instructor’s Manual for Rugman & Collinson’s International Business (5th Edition). UK: Pearson Education Limited. 

Presentation of Refereed Papers

“International New Ventures, Gender, and Export Performance,” Presented at the 2014 United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE) Conference, Fort Worth, Texas, January 2014.

Recipient for the 2014 USASBE Best Empirical Paper Award

“Inward FDI and Domestic Entrepreneurship in Host countries: The Joint Effects of Sectoral and Spatial Spillovers,” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management(AOM), Orlando, FL, USA, August 2013.
 
“International New Ventures, Founder Gender, and Export Performance,” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business (AIB), Istanbul, Turkey, July 2013.
 
“The Sectoral and Spatial Impacts of Inward Foreign Direct Investment on Indigenous New Firm Creation in the Republic of Korea,” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business (AIB), Istanbul, Turkey, July 2013.
 
“Entrepreneur Gender and Performance: The Mediating Role of Firm Resources, Industries, and Regional Location,” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management(AOM), Boston, MA, USA, August 2012.
 

“Regional Knowledge Production and Entrepreneurial Firm Creation: A Spatial Dynamic Analysis of the Case of Korea,” Presented at the 2012 Global Innovation and Knowledge Academy (GIKA) Conference, Valencia, Spain, July 2012.

Selected as one of the best papers at the 2012 GIKA Conference.

“Sectoral Heterogeneity, Inward FDI, and Location Decisions at Sub-national Regions of a Host Country,” To be presented at theAnnual Meeting of the Academy of International Business (AIB), Washington DC, USA, July 2012.

“Entrepreneur Gender and Performance: The Mediating Role of Firm Resources, Industries, and Regional Location,” To be presented at the Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management(AOM), Boston, MA, USA, August 2012. 

“The Impact of Inward FDI on Indigenous New Firm Creation: Spatial and Sectoral Effects,” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business-Midwest (AIB-Midwest), Chicago, IL, USA, March 2012.

Recipient for the 2012 McGraw-Hill/Irwin Distinguished Paper Award.

 “Regional Innovative Capabilities and Firm Creation: A Regional Analysis,” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Academy ofManagement (AOM), San Antonio, TX, USA, August 2011.

Nominated for the Carolyn Dexter Award of the 2011 Academy of Management (AOM) Annual Meeting.

“Are Born Global Firms Really Born Regional?” Presented at theAnnual Meeting of the Academy of Management (AOM), San Antonio, TX, USA, August 2011.

“Gender and the Innovation Activity of Entrepreneurs: A Multilevel Analysis,” Presented at the Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Syracuse, NY, USA, June 2011.

Selected as one of the best papers to be published in the Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research (FER) 2011. 

“Are Born Global Firms Really Born Regional?” Presented at theBabson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Syracuse, NY, USA, June 2011.

“Exploring Gender Differences in the Innovation Activity of Entrepreneurs: A Multi-dimensional Analysis,” Presented at theInstitute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) Annual Meeting, Austin, TX, USA, November 2010.

Invited as a presenter for the Technology Management/New Product Development Cluster on “Models in Entrepreneurship.”

“Founder Gender, Location Strategy, and New Firm Performance,” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management(AOM), Montréal, Canada, August 2010.

“The Spatial and Temporal Dynamics of Entrepreneurial Activity: New Firm Creation in Korea,” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management (AOM), Montréal, Canada, August 2010.

Published in the Best Paper Proceedings of the 2010 Academy of Management (AOM) Annual Meeting.

“Regional Innovative Capabilities and Firm Creation: A Regional Analysis,” Presented at the 17th Annual International Conference on Advances in Management (ICAM), Atlanta, GA, USA, July 2010. 

“The Performance of Born Regional Firms from Korea,” Presented at the 17th Annual International Conference on Advances in Management (ICAM), Atlanta, GA, USA, July 2010.

“Exploring gender differences in the innovation activity of entrepreneurs: A multi-dimensional analysis” Presented at the 55thWorld Conference of the International Council for Small Business(ICSB), Cincinnati, OH, USA, June 2010.

“Employees' Break-offs and the Birth of Industrial Clusters,” Presented at the Production and Operations Management Society (POMS) Annual Conference, Vancouver, Canada, May 2010.

“The Regional Strategies and Performance of International New Ventures from Korea,” Presented at the International Business Research Seminar on Regional Integration and Globalization: The Experience in Europe, North America, and Asia, St. Louis, MO, USA, September 2009. 

“Internationalization Strategies of Korean Entrepreneurial Firms,” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management(AOM), Chicago, IL, USA, August 2009.

Invited as a panelist for the Professional Development Workshop (PDW) on “Key Issues of Korean Entrepreneurship: Current Status and Future Challenge.”

“The Moderating Effects of Home Region Orientation on R&D Investment and International SME Performance: Lessons from Korea,” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Academy ofManagement (AOM), Chicago, IL, USA, August 2009.

“The Regional Strategies and Performance of International New Ventures from Korea,” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management (AOM), Chicago, IL, USA, August 2009

“Multinationals in Manufacturing vs. Service Industries: Do They Implement Different Location Strategies in Host Countries?,” Presented at the 16th Annual International Conference on Advances in Management (ICAM), Colorado Springs, CO, USA, July 2009.

“Regional Multinationals, Firm-Specific Advantages, and Performance,” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business (AIB), San Diego, CA, USA, June 2009.

“Inward Foreign Direct Investment and Domestic Entrepreneurship: A Regional Analysis of New Firm Creation in Korea,” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business (AIB), San Diego, CA, USA, June 2009.

“The Regional Strategies and Performance of International New Ventures from Korea,” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business-Midwest (AIB-Midwest), Chicago, IL, USA, March 2009.

Recipient for the 2009 McGraw-Hill/Irwin Distinguished Paper Award.

“Regional Multinationals, Firm-Specific Advantages, and Performance,” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business-Midwest (AIB-Midwest), Chicago, IL, USA, March 2009.
 
“Multinationals and Domestic Entrepreneurship: Do They Implement Different Location Strategies?” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business (AIB), Milan, Italy, July 2008.
 
“Strategic Responses of International Joint Ventures to Security Shocks,” Presented at the Conference on Business & Security: Challenges for Global Trade, Investment, and Finance, Bloomington, IN, USA, September 2007.
 
“Multinationals and Location Strategies: Recent Evidence from Korea,” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Academy ofManagement (AOM), Philadelphia, PA, USA, August 2007.
 
“Strategic Responses of International Joint Ventures to Security Shocks,” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Academy ofManagement (AOM), Philadelphia, PA, USA, August 2007.
 
“Multinationals, Domestic Entrepreneurship, and Location Strategies: Recent Evidence from Korea,” Presented at theJIBS/AIB Paper Development Workshop, Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business (AIB), Indianapolis, IN, USA, June 2007.

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