People

Dr Reza Zaefarian

Lecturer
EBS - Strategy, Operations and Entrepreneurship (SOE)
Dr Reza Zaefarian

Research and professional activities

Conferences and presentations

International performance of emerging economy family firms: Role of participative governance and information acquisition capability

Academy of International Business, Academy of International Business, Minneapolis, United States, 27/6/2018

International performance of emerging economy family firms: Role of participative governance and information acquisition capability

Academy of International Business Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, 27/6/2018

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Business Model Innovation (BE247)

  • Theories and Practice of Entrepreneurship (BE250)

Publications

Journal articles (9)

Tasavori, M., Zaefarian, R. and Eng, T-Y., (2018). Internal social capital and international firm performance in emerging market family firms: The mediating role of participative governance. International Small Business Journal. 36 (8), 887-910

Zaefarian, R., Eng, T-Y. and Tasavori, M., (2016). An exploratory study of international opportunity identification among family firms. International Business Review. 25 (1), 333-345

Tasavori, M., Ghauri, PN. and Zaefarian, R., (2016). Entering the base of the pyramid market in India: A corporate social entrepreneurship perspective. International Marketing Review. 33 (4), 555-579

Zaefarian, R., Tasavori, M. and Ghauri, PN., (2015). A Corporate Social Entrepreneurship Approach to Market-Based Poverty Reduction. Emerging Markets Finance and Trade. 51 (2), 320-334

Tasavori, M., Zaefarian, R. and Ghauri, PN., (2015). The creation view of opportunities at the base of the pyramid. Entrepreneurship & Regional Development. 27 (1-2), 106-126

Shahmehr, FS., Khaksar, SMS., Zaefarian, R. and Talebi, K., (2015). How relational embeddedness affects business performance through trust: empirical research on emerging SMEs. International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business. 26 (1), 61-61

Ghauri, P., Tasavori, M. and Zaefarian, R., (2014). Internationalisation of service firms through corporate social entrepreneurship and networking. International Marketing Review. 31 (6), 576-600

Naudé, P., Zaefarian, G., Najafi Tavani, Z., Neghabi, S. and Zaefarian, R., (2014). The influence of network effects on SME performance. Industrial Marketing Management. 43 (4), 630-641

Zaefarian, R., Akhgar, B., Siddiqi, JI., Zaefarian, G., Gruzdz, A. and Ihnatowicz, A., (2006). A novel algorithm for using GA in concept weighting for text mining. WSEAS Transactions on Computers. 5 (12), 2992-2999

Conferences (1)

Mojab, F., Zaefarian, R. and Azizi, AHD., (2011). Applying Competency based Approach for Entrepreneurship education

Contact

r.zaefarian@essex.ac.uk
+44 (0) 1702 328438

Location:

GB.4.72, Southend Campus