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The American Association of Geographers Distinguished Scholarship Honors for 2018 “in recognition of his extraordinary scholarship and leadership in the discipline”. AAG Honors are the highest awards offered by the American Association of Geographers.
Conferment of the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) Murchison Award 2017 in the UK for “pioneering publications in the field of globalisation” (see RGS press release and NUS press release), June 2017. Full citation for my award and acceptance speech delivered at the RGS in London on 5 June 2017 are available here.
Forbes Asia, March 2017 issue reprinting in 3 full pages my case study of Hon Hai Precision from Taiwan (aka Foxconn) originally published in my 2016 Cornell University Press book, Strategic Coupling.
Award of a US$4 million strategic grant by the National University of Singapore to establish the Global Production Networks Centre at NUS (GPN@NUS) on 1 July 2014.
Article quoting me in Agence France Presse, Beijing, entitled "Stronger yuan could dramatically boost China's overseas acquisition drive" by Peter Harmsen, 23 June 2005.
Invited Speaker at the Global Entrepolis@Singapore Family-Linked Enterprises Summit organized by the Singapore Manufacturers' Association, 12 October 2004, Suntec Singapore International Convention Centre. Download my PowerPoint presentation on the Globalization of FLEs here.
- Reported in The Business Times , Singapore, entitled "Family-linked enterprises under the spotlight" by Nande Khin, 13 October 2004. Reported in LianHe ZhaoBao Business, Singapore, entitled "Entering into regional markets" by Tan Lei, 13 October 2004. Reported in NewsRadio 93.8, Singapore, entitled "Family-linked enterprises must turn professional" by Christie Loh, 13 October 2004.
Article on how Henan Province in China should take advantage of its own geographic advantages.
Article on Eu Yan Sang in The Star, Malaysia entitled "Entrepreneurship of fourth generation saves empire", 12 March 2001.
Article on me in NUS Campus News "Mixing business with geography", December 1999.
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