Dr Peter Zamborsky

DPhil, MSc and MA.

Biography

Peter specialises in international business, strategy and innovation. Prior to his job at the University of Auckland, Peter was an instructor at Harvard University and lecturer at Brandeis University in Boston, where he earned his doctorate. He earned his Master of Science degree from the London School of Economics. From 1999 to 2002, Peter worked for the Economist Group (a publisher of the Economist magazine) in London, UK and Slovakia.

Peter published in a range of journals in international business, management, business administration and economics. He is an editorial review board member of International Journal of Emerging Markets (Emerald Publishing). His research focuses on foreign direct investment, foreign market entry modes and global innovation. Peter co-authored Contemporary International Business in the Asia-Pacific Region (Cambridge University Press, 2019) and a number of book chapters and cases published by Cambridge University Press and SAGE Publications. He was quoted by Wall Street Journal and BBC. 

Research | Current

Foreign direct investment (FDI) spillovers

Host country effects of FDI

Transnational clusters

Non-equity foreign market entry modes

Entry mode performance (JVs, M&As)

Asian-Pacific M&As and innovation

Teaching | Current

Positions Held:

FromToInstitutionPosition Held

2007 2007 Harvard University, Boston, US Instructor
2005 2008 Brandeis University, Boston, US Lecturer
1999 2002 Economist Group, London, UK Researcher

 

Teaching:

2019 GLMI 703 Global Strategy
2018 GLMI 703 Global Strategy
2018 BUS 102 Business and Enterprise
2017 INTBUS 201 Foundations of International Business
2017 INTBUS 307 International Management and Strategy
2017 GLMI 703 Global Strategy
2016 BUS 102 Business and Enterprise
2016 INTBUS 201 Foundations of International Business
2016 INTBUS 701 Advanced International Business
2015 INTBUS 201 Foundations of International Business
2015 INTBUS 307 International Management & Strategy
2014 INTBUS 701 Advanced International Business
2014 INTBUS 307 International Management & Strategy
2013 INTBUS 724 Global Firm Strategic Management
2013 INTBUS 701 Advanced International Business
2013 INTBUS 307 International Management & Strategy
2012 INTBUS 306 Global & Regional Business
2012 INTBUS 307 International Management & Strategy
2012 INTBUS 701 International Business Theory
2012 INTBUS 724 Global Firm Strategic Management
2011 INTBUS 310 Business in Europe
2011 INTBUS 723 Global Business Environment
2011 INTBUS 724 Global Firm Strategic Management
2010 INTBUS 210 International Business Environment
2010 INTBUS 310 Business in Europe
2010 INTBUS 701 International Business Theory
2010 INTBUS 723 Global Business Environment
2010 INTBUS 724 Global Firm Strategic Management
2009 BUSADMIN 783 International Business
2009 INTBUS 310 Business in Europe
2008 INTBUS 310 Business in Europe

 

Postgraduate supervision

Igor Ingrst, International innovation in Europe: Origin, location and motives (PhD candidate)

Ansab Qureshi, Once an MNE, always an MNE? Cognitive effects of multinationality (PhD candidate)

Distinctions/Honours

Research Associate of the Europe Institute

Responsibilities

International Journal of Emerging Markets (Editorial Review Board)

New Zealand Journal of Research on Europe (Area Editor, European Business)

Europe Institute (Advisory Board)

 

 

Areas of expertise

International business, strategic management, innovation.

Committees/Professional groups/Services

  • Director of the Master of International Business Programme (2010-11)
  • Reviewer for Cambridge University Press
  • Reviewer for the International Business Review
  • Reviewer for the Asia Pacific Journal of Management
  • Reviewer for The World Economy
  • Reviewer for the Strategic Management Society
  • Reviewer for the International Journal of Emerging Markets
  • Reviewer for the Journal of International Entrepreneurship
  • Reviewer for New Zealand Economic Papers
  • Reviewer for Globalization: Perspectives and Practices (2011). Rowman & Littlefield.
  • Reviewer for the Handbook of Technology Management (2010). John Wiley & Sons.
  • Reviewer for the University of Auckland Business Review
  • Reviewer for the International Journal of Trade and Global Markets
  • Reviewer for the African Journal of Business Management

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Zamborsky, P., & Larsen, M. (2019). Cross-border M&A motives and home country institutions. Paper presented at European Academy of Management Annual Conference (EURAM), Lisbon, Portugal. 25 June - 28 June 2019. Related URL.
  • Jensen, C., & Zamborsky, P. (2019). Balancing to Utopia: Multinationals in Oligarchies. Paper presented at 47th Academy of International Business UK and Ireland Chapter Conference, Brighton, UK. 25 April - 27 April 2019. Related URL.
  • Verbeke, A., Roberts, R. E., Delaney, D., Zamborsky, P., Enderwick, P., & Nagar, S. (2019). Contemporary international business in the Asia-Pacific region. Port Melbourne, Australia: Cambridge University Press. Pages: 503. Related URL.
  • Gomes-Casseres, B., Jenkins, M., & Zamborsky, P. (2019). Profitability of joint ventures abroad: Explaining a new empirical puzzle. In F. Contractor, J. Reuer (Eds.) Frontiers of strategic alliance research: Negotiating, structuring and governing partnerships (pp. 322-336). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. 10.1017/9781108236188.020
  • Larsen, M., & Zamborsky, P. (2018). M&A Motives and Home Country Development: Evidence from Asian-Pacific Acquisitions in Europe. Paper presented at Australia and New Zealand Academy of Management Annual Conference, Auckland, New Zealand. 4 December - 7 December 2018.
  • Zamborsky, P. (2018). Global strategy: Thriving in a world of uncertainty. Toronto, Canada: tophat.com. Related URL.
  • Zamborsky, P., & Kruesi, M. A. (2018). Global Hotel Alliance: Strategy Discovery Moving East. SAGE Publications: SAGE Business Cases Originals10.4135/9781526440044
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/38160
  • Liu, Y., & Zamborsky, P. (2018). LVMH: Is China still a New Market?. SAGE Publications: SAGE Business Cases Originals10.4135/9781526438836
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/38166

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Primary office location

OWEN G GLENN BUILDING - Bldg 260
12 GRAFTON RD
AUCKLAND 1010
New Zealand

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