Faculty Profile

Susan L. Young

Susan Young PhD

Assistant Professor
Management & Entrepreneurship
  • PhD - Ohio State University
  • MBA - Northern Illinois University
  • BA - University of Michigan
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Research Interest
  • Entrepreneurial Opportunity
  • International Institutional Environment
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
Teaching Areas
  • Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • International Business
Publications
  • Opportunities and Institutions: A Co-creation Story of the King Crab Industry
  • Firms' corporate social responsibility behavior: An integration of institutional and profit maximization approaches
  • Debates in Entrepreneurship: Opportunity Formation and Implications for the Field of Entrepreneurship
Presentations
  • Academy of Management 2016 Annual meeting - Mission Shift: The role of legitimacy in social entrepreneurship
  • Academy of International Business 2016 Annual Meeting - A transaction costs approach to international entrepreneurship
  • Babson College Entrepreneurship 2016 Research Conference - Effect of regulations on opportunity type
Awards and Honors
  • 2016 GLOBE Robert J.House Best Research Paper 'High Commendation' Award for paper entitled Firms' corporate social responsibility behavior: An integration of institutional and profit maximization approaches
  • 2014 Finalist for "That's Interesting!" award for paper entitled The effects of cultural norms on the societal expectation of firms' CSR behavior
  • 2013 Finalist for Barry M. Richman Best Dissertation Award for dissertation entitled Cross-National Differences in Corporate Social Responsibility in the Global Apparel Industry
  • 2013 Finalist for Sustainability, Ethics and Entrepreneurship Conference best paper award for paper entitled Cross-national differences in corporate social responsibility: Role of the institutional environment
  • 2013 Best reviewer award, Academy of International Business annual conference