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Dr. YAN Shipeng


Assistant Professor

10-229, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building, City University of Hong Kong
+852 34428567
+852 34420309

Research Areas

Institutional theory; market emergence; finance and society


PhD - Management (IESE Business School)
BBA - Business Administration (University of Hong Kong)


Formerly assistant professor of organization studies at Tilburg University (2016-2018). Current research on the rise of novel markets and organizations, with a focus on institutional theory and the financial sector. Research works appeared in Administrative Science Quarterly, Organization Science, Journal of International Business Studies, and Research in the Sociology of Organizations.


Journal Publications and Reviews

Yan, Shipeng / A Double-Edged Sword: Diversity Within Religion and Market Emergence. May 2020; In: Organization Science. Vol. 31, No. 3, pp. 558-575

Maksimov, Vladislav; Wang, Stephanie Lu; Yan, Shipeng / Global connectedness and dynamic green capabilities in MNEs. October 2019; In: Journal of International Business Studies.

Yan, Shipeng; Ferraro, Fabrizio; Almandoz, Juan (John) / The Rise of Socially Responsible Investment Funds: The Paradoxical Role of the Financial Logic. June 2019; In: Administrative Science Quarterly. Vol. 64, No. 2, pp. 466-501

Chapters, Conference Papers, Creative and Literary Works

Yan, Shipeng; Ferraro, Fabrizio / State Mediation in Market Emergence: Socially Responsible Investing in China. 2017; How Institutions Matter!. pp. 173-206