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Lucy Zheng PhD

Professor Of International Business Management


Summary

Lucy Zheng is currently a professor of International Business Management at Sheffield Business School. She is a Senior Fellow of the HEA. Her research interests lie in foreign direct investment (determinants and impacts of inward and outward FDI), emerging markets (economic development, regional disparity, and environmental sustainability). Her research has appeared in high-impact international journals, including Journal of International Business Studies, European Journal of Operational Research, Economic History Review, Management International Review, World Development, and Journal of Business Research.


PhD research project supervision areas:

Foreign direct investment (FDI)

Determinants and impact

Inward and outward

Emerging economy

Economic growth and regional development disparity

Environmental sustainability

 

About

Professional Fellowship/Membership

Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (SFHEA)

Member of the academy of management (AOM)

Member of the academy of management (AOM)

Member of the academy of International Business (AIB)

Teaching

Department of Management

Sheffield Business School

International Business

Publications

Journal articles

Zheng, L., Shepherd, D., & Batuo, M.E. (2021). Variations in the determinants of regional development disparities in rural China. Journal of Rural Studies, 82, 29-36. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jrurstud.2020.08.011

Ding, H., Wang, L., & Zheng, L. (2018). Collaborative mechanism on profit allotment and public health for a sustainable supply chain. European Journal of Operational Research, 267 (2), 478-495. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejor.2017.11.057

Ding, H., Fu, Y., Zheng, L., & Yan, Z. (2018). Determinants of the competitive advantage of dairy supply chains: Evidence from the Chinese dairy industry. International Journal of Production Economics. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpe.2018.02.013

Buckley, P., Clegg, J., Cross, A., Liu, X., Voss, H., & Zheng, L. (2017). A retrospective and agenda for future research on Chinese outward foreign direct investment. Journal of International Business Studies, 49 (1), 4-23. http://doi.org/10.1057/s41267-017-0129-1

Zheng, L., Batuo, M., & Shepherd, D. (2017). The Impact of Regional and Institutional Factors on Labour productive Performance : Evidence from the Township and Village Enterprise sector in China. World Development, 96, 591-598. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.worlddev.2017.04.006

Ding, H., Liu, Q., & Zheng, L. (2016). Assessing the economic performance of an environmental sustainable supply chain in reducing environmental externalities. European Journal of Operational Research, 255 (2), 463-480. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejor.2016.05.003

Deng, K., & Zheng, L. (2015). Economic restructuring and demographic growth: demystifying growth and development in Northern Song China, 960-1127. Economic History Review, 68 (4), 1107-1131. http://doi.org/10.1111/ehr.12100

Zheng, L. (2014). Antecedents to international student inflows to UK higher education: A comparative analysis. Journal of Business Research, 67 (2), 136-143. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbusres.2012.11.003

Zheng, P. (2013). The Variation in Indian Inward FDI Patterns. Management International Review, 53 (6), 819-839. http://doi.org/10.1007/s11575-013-0178-z

Zheng, P., & Tan, H. (2011). Home economy heterogeneity in the determinants of China’s inward foreign direct investment. Transnational Corporations, 20 (2), 1-28. http://doi.org/10.18356/fa7fe6de-en

Zheng, P. (2011). The determinants of disparities in inward FDI flows to the three macro-regions of China. Post-Communist Economies, 23 (02), 257-270. http://doi.org/10.1080/14631377.2011.570053

Zheng, P. (2009). A comparison of FDI determinants in China and India. Thunderbird International Business Review, 51 (3), 263-279. http://doi.org/10.1002/tie.20264

Buckley, P.J., Clegg, J., Zheng, P., Siler, P.A., & Giorgioni, G. (2007). The impact of foreign direct investment on the productivity of China’s automotive industry. Management International Review, 47 (5), 707-724. http://doi.org/10.1007/s11575-007-0041-1

Buckley, P.J., Clegg, L.J., Cross, A.R., Liu, X., Voss, H., & Zheng, P. (2007). The determinants of Chinese outward foreign direct investment. Journal of International Business Studies, 38 (4), 499-518. http://doi.org/10.1057/palgrave.jibs.8400277

Zheng, P., Siler, P.A., & Giorgioni, G. (2006). Sustaining growth in China's regions through FDI. World Review of Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainable Development, 2 (1/2), 4. http://doi.org/10.1504/wremsd.2006.009073

Zheng, P., Siler, P., & Giorgioni, G. (2004). FDI and the Export Performance of Chinese Indigenous Firms: a Regional Approach. Journal of Chinese Economic and Business Studies, 2 (1), 55-71. http://doi.org/10.1080/14765280310001631381

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