Dr Emma Gardner

The Department of Strategy and International Business
Assistant Professor of Strategy and International Business

Contact details

Address
Department of Strategy and International Business
Birmingham Business School
University House
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston, Birmingham
B15 2TY

Emma is an Assistant Professor of Strategy and International Business at Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham, UK. Her research interests include business and professional services, accountancy, organisational routines, trade-offs, the retail industry, gender and diversity. Emma is on the Editorial Review Board for AIB Insights.

Qualifications

PhD Management, University of Birmingham

MSc International Business, University of Birmingham

BA (Hons) Modern Languages, University of Birmingham

Teaching

  • International Business
  • Environment of Business
  • Global Business Ethics
  • Strategic Management 

Publications

Recent publications

Book

Chidlow, A, Ghauri, PN, Buckley, T, Gardner, E, Qamar, A & Pickering, E (eds) 2019, The Changing Strategies of International Business: How MNEs Manage in a Changing Commercial and Political Landscape. The Academy of International Business, Palgrave Macmillan.

Qamar, A & Gardner, E 2016, Dissident Voices in Europe? Past, Present and Future. Cambridge Scholars Publishing.

Article

Nielsen, B, Welch, C, Chidlow, A, Miller, S, Arguzzoli, R, Gardner, E, Karafyllia, M & Pegoraro, D 2020, 'Fifty years of methodological trends in JIBS: why future IB research needs more triangulation', Journal of International Business Studies, vol. 51, no. 9, pp. 1478-1499. https://doi.org/10.1057/s41267-020-00372-4

Gardner, E & Bryson, J 2020, 'The dark side of the industrialisation of accountancy: innovation, commoditization, colonization and competitiveness', Industry and Innovation. https://doi.org/10.1080/13662716.2020.1738915

Qamar, A, Gardner, E, Buckley, T & Zhao, K 2019, 'Home-owned versus foreign-owned firms in the UK automotive industry: exploring the microfoundations of ambidextrous production and supply chain positioning', International Business Review. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ibusrev.2019.101657

Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Gardner, E & Bryson, JR 2022, The dark side of the industrialisation of accountancy: innovation, commoditization, colonization and competitiveness. in A Coad, P Nightingale, J Stilgoe & A Vezzani (eds), The Dark Side of Innovation. 1 edn, Routledge. <https://www.routledge.com/The-Dark-Side-of-Innovation/Coad-Nightingale-Stilgoe-Vezzani/p/book/9781032194189>

Conference contribution

Qamar, A, Gardner, E, Buckley, T & Zhou, K 2019, Exploring the micro-foundations of ambidextrous production: home-owned versus foreign-owned firms in the automotive industry. in 46th Academy of International Business UK & Ireland Chapter Conference: Multinational Enterprises and their Non-market Social and Political Strategies.

Entry for encyclopedia/dictionary

Bryson, J & Gardner, E 2019, Business Services. in A Kobayashi (ed.), International Encyclopedia of Human Geography. vol. 1, Elsevier, pp. 397.

Other report

Qamar, A, Gardner, E, Green, A & Collinson, S 2022, Financial resilience during economic decline: top 50 West Midlands’ manufacturing firms. WMREDI.

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