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Dr Sun Hye Lee PhD in Strategy and International Business

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Lecturer in International Business

Corporate social responsibility, offshoring, outsourcing, supply chain management

Dr Sun Hye Lee

  • a Lecturer in International Business at the School of Business and Economics, Loughborough University.
  • holds a BA in Business Administration from Korea University and an MSc in Management and Strategy at London School of Economics (LSE). completed PhD in Strategy and International Business at Warwick Business School.
  • PhD thesis investigated corporate social responsibility outcomes in offshore outsourcing relationships and examined into institutional distances between nations and inter-organisational relationships between buyers and suppliers in particular

Research focuses are on international business and strategic management of multinational corporations. Current research seeks to advance understanding of how institutions and inter-organisational relations interact and how such interaction ultimately affects firm performance outcomes.

Working papers

Michael J. Mol, Kamel Mellahi & Sun Hye Lee, “How Interorganizational Relationships and Institutional Differences Interact: Corporate Social Responsibility Failure under Challenging Circumstances”

Sun Hye Lee, Michael J. Mol, & Kamel Mellahi, “Staying on the Right Side of the Line: What determines Media Reporting of Offshore Outsourcing Related Corporate Social Irresponsibility”

Sun Hye Lee, Kamel Mellahi & Michael J. Mol, “Trilateral Governance: A Shifting Paradigm to Address Labour Issues in Global Supply Chains” 

AWARDS

Buckley and Ghauri Early Career Researcher Prize, AIB UKI 2018 conference

 

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

Academy of International Business - UKI Conference, “Staying on the Right Side of the Line: What determines Media Reporting of Offshore Outsourcing Related Corporate Social Irresponsibility”, Birmingham, UK, 04/2018

Academy of Management 77th Annual Conference, “The Drivers of Media Discussion on CSiR Resulting from Outsourcing and Offshoring”, Atlanta, Georgia, US, 08/2017

Academy of International Business 2017 Annual Conference, “A New Paradigm to Address Labour Issues in Global Supply Chains”, Dubai, UAE, 07/2017

Academy of International Business - UKI Conference,Trilateral Governance: A Shifting Paradigm to Address Labor Issues in Global Supply Chains”, Reading, UK, 04/2017

Strategic Management Society 36th Annual International Conference, “Staying on the Right Side of the Line: Drivers of CSiR from Outsourcing and Offshoring”, Berlin, Germany, 09/2016

Academy of International Business - UKI Conference,Disasters that Never Were: What Helps Prevent CSR Failure in Offshore Outsourcing Relationships?”, London, UK, 04/2016

Academy of Management 75th Annual Conference, “Disasters that Never Were: What Helps Prevent CSR Failure in Offshore Outsourcing Relationships?”, Vancouver, Canada, 08/2015

Academy of International Business 2015 Annual Conference, “Disasters that Never Were: What Helps Prevent CSR Failure in Offshore Outsourcing Relationships?”, Bangalore, India, 06/2015

Strategic Management Society 34th Annual International Conference, “Corporate Social Responsibility Failure in Offshore Outsourcing Relationships”, Madrid, Spain, 09/2014

Sun Hye Lee, Michael J. Mol, & Kamel Mellahi, “Apple and its Suppliers: Corporate Social Responsibility” (Ivey Group Publishing, 2016), listed as a best-seller in January 2017