Thought Leadership

BizInsight@HKUST – a comprehensive knowledge repository presented by the HKUST Business School – features the latest research and intellectual outputs of our faculty members. In BizTalks, you can review our faculty members’ sharing of research findings and insights in an easily-accessible and dynamic format. BizStudies presents a digest and key takeaway for each piece of our research. For selected topical areas, we have grouped the related BizInsight@HKUST items into several cohesive themes for your easy reference. Please feel free to download a copy of the full research paper in case you find the research interesting or thought-provoking!

CSR Reportings under Institutional Conflict
LUO, Xiaowei Rose | 王丹青 | ZHANG, Jianjun

The authors in this study develop a theoretical framework in which the disclosure of Corporate Social Responsi ...

Out of Stock?
FENG, Youyi | XU, Jianjun | 鄭少輝

Downward substitution is common in many industries and occurs in supply chain management when a firm used a hi ...

Ask the Audience

Traditionally, firms had to rely mainly on their employees to solve any problems. However, with the increased ...

China’s Belt and Road Initiative Confronts Deglobalization

Evidence-based studies reveal why China and most Belt and Road countries remain committed to pursuing greater ...

Winning Hearts and Minds: China’s Belt and Road Initiative

To drive globalization, the Belt and Road Initiative must establish a narrative that inspires stakeholders in ...

Cooperation, Competition or Confrontation? An Era of Strategic Choice
QI, Ye

China and the US should explore every avenue to avoid a conflict which will lead to human tragedy. By Profes ...

Why Does China Want to Internationalize the RMB?

China will benefit from internationalizing the RMB, including as a force to drive domestic financial sector re ...

Global Organizations Must Rethink Supply Chain Management

The recent turbulent years have led to new challenges for global supply chain management, but with proactive m ...

Trading Paces

How is trade evolving: from tight coupling to loose coupling. Trade has been bumpy over the last 15 years. Th ...

Supplying Finance to Supply Chains

Research at HKUST informs the debate about the benefits of uniform financial regulation across countries and l ...