The Role of Regional Technological Collaboration and Thresholds in Absorbing Knowledge Spillovers from Foreign Direct Investment: Evidence from China.
This project aims to explore and identify the specific role and thresholds of regional technological collaborations in absorbing foreign knowledge spillovers in Chinese regions. More specifically, it addresses three interrelated hypotheses relationships:
1. How does regional technological collaboration moderate the process of knowledge spillovers from foreign direct investment and influence China’s regional innovation?
2. How do nearby regions improve their innovation by collaborating with the host regions?
3. What are the thresholds for knowledge spillovers from foreign direct investment to exhibit positive effects?
1st Supervisor: Professor Lutao Ning
2nd Supervisor: Professor Sushanta Mallick
I am currently a third year PhD candidate in Business and Management at Queen Mary University of London. My research interests are in International business, Innovation and Corporate governance. My supervisors are Prof. Lutao Ning and Prof. Sushanta Mallick.
I received the master and bachelor degrees in Economics from Renmin University of China. I also held a Master of Arts in Economics from Kyushu University (Japan).
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