Shuna Ho

Assistant Professor

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Related Information


Email: Shuna.Ho@dal.ca
Phone: 902-494-1837
Fax: 902-494-1107
Mailing Address: 
Kenneth C. Rowe Management Building
6100 University Ave, Room 5126
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2
 
Research Topics:
  • Social license
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Legal license
  • Corporate political activity
  • Multinational enterprise
  • Economic geography
  • Big data
  • Spatial analysis

Education

  • BEng (Chinese University of Hong Kong)
  • MSc (Chinese University of Hong Kong)
  • PhD (Simon Fraser University)

Research Interests

Shuna’s research interests include economic geography and such non-market strategies as corporate social responsibility for social license as well as corporate political activities for legal license under the hybrid governance of multinational enterprises by civil society, the state and the market. Her work uses big data and spatial analytical methods.

Selected Publications

  • Technological overlap and cultural distance in MNCs’ location choice of technological clusters in China. Ho, S.S.H., Oh, C.H. In Z. Khan, S.R. Nair, Y.K. Lew (Eds.), Research Handbook on Knowledge Transfer and International Business (159-176). Edward Elgar Publishing  (2022)
  • The social contract between CSR and social license: A sentiment and emotion analysis. Ho, S.H., Oh, C.H.  In G. Atinc (Ed.), Best Paper Proceedings of the Eightieth Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management. Online ISSN: 2151-6561  (2020)  https://doi.org/10.5465/AMBPP.2020.5
  • Location matters: Valuing firm-specific non-market risk in the global mining industry. Oh, C.H., Shapiro, D., Ho, S.S.H., Shin, J. Strategic Management Journal 41(7), 1210-1244  (2020)  https://doi.org/10.1002/smj.3153
  • Capital markets’ reaction to environmental sensitivity. Oh, C.H., Shapiro, D., Ho, S.H., Shin, J. In G. Atinc (Ed.), Best Paper Proceedings of the Seventy-Seventh Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management. Online ISSN: 2151-6561  (2017)  https://doi.org/10.5465/AMBPP.2017.167

Selected Awards and Honours

  • 2020  Nominated (with Prof. C.H. Oh) for the Carolyn B. Dexter Award, Academy of Management Annual Meeting
  • 2017  Nominated (with Prof. C.H. Oh, Prof. D. Shapiro, and Dr. J. Shin) for the Carolyn B. Dexter Award, Academy of Management Annual Meeting
  • 2017  Nominated (with Prof. C.H. Oh, Prof. D. Shapiro, and Dr. J. Shin) for the Temple/AIB Best Paper Award, Academy of International Business Annual Meeting
  • 2015  Alan Rugman Memorial Fund Scholarship Award, Henley Business School, University of Reading

Current Teaching

  • COMM 4701 International Business Strategy