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Pradeep Kanta Ray

Pradeep Kanta Ray - Australian School of Business 

BA Econ (Hons)

MA Econ

MBA, Jadavpur University

PhD, W Aust

Senior Lecturer

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+61 2 9385 5848 

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+61 2 9313 6775 

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533 

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Publications

Research book (sole authored)

 

  • Pradeep Kanta Ray (2005) 'Foreign direct investment and industrial organisation in India: the challenge of globalisation and development', Ashgate Publishers, Aldershot ISBN 0 7546 4322 0

 

Refereed journal papers

 

  • 2011 E. Franco, S. Ray, P.K Ray (in press), 'Patterns of innovation practices of multinational-affiliates in emerging economies:  evidence from Brazil and India', World Development
    2011 S.Ray and P.K. Ray (in press), 'Product innovation for the people's car in an emerging economy, Technovation (online available)
  • 2010 Ray, P.K. and S. Ray Resource Constrained Innovation for Emerging Countries: the case of Indian Telecommunications Industry. IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 57(1): 144-156
  • 2008 Ray, P.K. and S. Venaik 'Foreign ownership and subsidiary performance: Impact on research and exports?' Economic and Political Weekly, 43(39):57-65
  • 2006 Pradeep Kanta Ray and Shams Rahman, 'Transnational Corporations, Innovation, and Inter-Firm Linkages in Developing Countries'. Transnational Corporations, 15(2): 71-98
  • 2004 Pradeep Kanta Ray, Masahiro Ida, C.S. Suh and Shams-ur Rahman,'Dynamic capabilities of Japanese and Korean enterprises and the flying geese of international competitiveness'. Asia Pacific Business Review, 10 (3/4): 485-496
  • 2001 Pradeep Kanta Ray and Sunil Venaik, 'Foreign firms and local linkages: A study of comparative behaviour of multinational-affiliates and local enterprises in India', Economic and Political Weekly, 36(46 & 47): 4385-4391
  • 2000 Pradeep Kanta Ray 'Multinational enterprises as engines of development.'  Indian Journal of Industrial Relations, 36(2): 174-195
  • 2000 Pradeep Kanta Ray and Shams Rahman, 'Public policy and the role of multinational and local enterprises in the Indian Drugs and Pharmaceuticals Industry.' Global Business Review, 1(2): 207-228
  • 2000 Takao Ichikawa, Masahiro Ida and Pradeep Kanta Ray 'Electronic money and the possibilities of declining national sovereignty.'  (Journal of) Information Science, 15(3): 15-29

 

Book chapters

 

  • 2005 Pradeep Kanta Ray, 'Dynamic capabilities of Japanese and Korean enterprises', in C. Rowley and Malcom Warner (Editors) Globalisation and Competitiveness, Routledge London, ISBN 0415360064 (with Masahiro Ida, C.S. Suh and Shams-ur Rahman)
  • 2004 Pradeep Kanta Ray and Sunil Venaik, 'Overseas Research and Development and Appropriation of Intellectual Property Rights in Transnational Corporations', in South Asia in the Era of Globalization: Trade, Industrialization and Welfare, Mita Bhattacharya, Russell Smyth and Marika Vicziany (Editors) Nova Science, New York, ISBN: 1-59454-030-6
  • 2001 Pradeep Kanta Ray, 'Center for Development of Telematics: Switching on the Telecom Revolution in India' in Sumantra Ghoshal, Gita Piramal and Sudeep Budhiraja (eds.) World Class in India: Companies in Transformation, New York, Penguin: 532-552, ISBN: 0-14-100667-6
  • 2001 Pradeep Kanta Ray. 'BPL Limited: Global Competition and Guerilla Warfare on Local Territory' in Sumantra Ghoshal, Gita Piramal and Sudeep Budhiraja (editors) World Class in India: Companies in Transformation, New York, Penguin: 319-340, ISBN: 0-14-100667-6

 

Referreed conference papers (double blind reviewed)

 

  • 2010 E. Franco, S. Ray and P.K. Ray, Managing knowledge in emerging markets: a study about innovation practices of multinational subsidiaries in Brazil and India. AIB 2010 annual meeting, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, June 26-29, 2010

    2010 S. Ray and P.K. Ray, Managing the challenge of innovation for the base of the pyramid in emerging economies: a lesson for MNEs. AIB 2010 annual meeting, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, June 26-29, 2010

    2010 S.Ray and P.K. Ray, A Case in Managing the Challenge of Innovation for the Base of the Pyramid in Emerging Economies. ANZIBA conference, Sydney, April 15-17, 2010
  • 2010 E. Franco, S. Ray and P.K. Ray, Managing knowledge in emerging markets: a study about innovation practices of multinational subsidiaries in Brazil and India. AIB 2010 annual meeting, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, June 26-29, 2010
  • 2010 S. Ray and P.K. Ray, Managing the challenge of innovation for the base of the pyramid in emerging economies: a lesson for MNEs. AIB 2010 annual meeting, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, June 26-29, 2010
  • 2010 S. Ray and P.K. Ray, A Case in Managing the Challenge of Innovation for the Base of the Pyramid in Emerging Economies. ANZIBA conference, Sydney, April 15-17, 2010
  • 2008 Ray S. and P.K. Ray 'Innovation for Emerging economies: lessons from a local enterprise', in Globalisation, Innovation and Leadership' Academy of International Business South East Asian Regional Conference (AIBSEAR), Kuala Lumpur 4-6 December, 2008
  • 2008 Franco E., S. Ray and P.K. Ray 'Innovation Practices of Multinational Affiliates in Brazil and India', Confronting the Challenge of Technology for Development: Experience from the BRICs, Oxford University, Oxford, 29-30 May 2008
  • 2008 Franco E, S. Ray and P. K. Ray 'Patterns of multinationals' technological strategies in emerging economies: evidences from Brazil and India', in Academy of International Business Annual Meeting, Milan, June 30-July 3, 2008
  • 2008 Franco E., S. Ray and P. K. Ray 'Innovation Practices of Multinational Affiliates in Brazil and India', Confronting the Challenge of Technology for Development: Experience from the BRICs, Oxford University, Oxford, 29-30 May 2008
  • 2007 Ray S., P. K. Ray and S. Gray A Comparative analysis of innovation strategies of domestic firms and MNE-affiliates: Indian Pharmaceuticals Industry Australia New Zealand International Business Academy (ANZIBA) Annual Conference, Newcastle, November, 6-7, 2007
  • 2007 Franco E., P. K. Ray and S. Ray (2007), 'Innovation practices in multinational's affiliates: a comparative analysis between India and Brazi'l ,'40 years of IB at Reading: Looking to the future' , 1st International Business Conference, Centre for International Business and Strategy (CIBS), University of Reading, Reading, UK, April 16-17, 2007
  • 2007 Ray P.K., C.S. Suh, M. Ida and X. Qiu, technology accumulation in the flying geese trajectory- The case of South Korea, in 'Taking up the new challenges of global business' Editors T.S. Chan, Geng Cui and Lianxi Zhou, AIB (Southeast Asia Regional Conference, Hangzhou, China, December 6-8, 2007
  • 2007 X. Qiu and P.K Ray (2007), Strategic vs. Operational: Foreign R&D in China and Recent Government Policy Trends in 'Taking up the new challenges of global business' Editors T.S. Chan, Geng Cui and Lianxi Zhou, AIB (Southeast Asia Regional Conference, Hangzhou, China, December 6-8, 2007
  • 2006 Pradeep Kanta Ray and Sangeeta Ray, 'Resource Constrained Innovation for Developing Countries:  the Case of the Indian Telecommunications Industry', Australia New Zealand International Business Academy (ANZIBA) Annual Conference, Wellington, New Zealand, November
  • 2006 Pradeep Kanta Ray and Bharat Hazari, 'An Analysis of the International Music Industry: Problems and Prospects', Australia New Zealand International Business Academy (ANZIBA) Annual Conference, Wellington, New Zealand, November
  • 2006 Partha Mukherjee and Pradeep Kanta Ray, 'Emerging Nations' Globalised Enterprises - An Unconventional Model of Rapid Globalisation' Australia New Zealand International Business Academy (ANZIBA) Annual Conference, Wellington, New Zealand, November
  • 2005 Pradeep Kanta Ray and Sunil Venaik, 'The contribution of transnational corporations to a host nation's knowledge economy', Australia New Zealand International Business Academy Annual Conference, Melbourne, November 5-8
  • 2004 Shams Rahman and Pradeep Kanta Ray, 'The use of third party logistics services by large Australian manufacturers: current status and trends' 27th Australasian Transport Research Forum, Adelaide, 29 September - 1 October 2004
  • 2004 Pradeep Kanta Ray, 'Developing indigenous capabilities: reverse engineering and policy intervention in the Indian pharmaceutical industry' Australia New Zealand International Business Academy Annual Conference, Canberra, Nov  5-8
  • 2004 Pradeep Kanta Ray and Sunil Venaik, 'Hierarchies and consumer illfare: governance issues in recorded music industry', European International Business Academy, 30th Annual Conference, Ljubljana, Slovenia, December 5-8
  • 2003 Pradeep Kanta Ray, 'Virtual transnational corporations: Redefining the Economic Geography of International Partnership' in Multinational Enterprises as Knowing Organisations, European International Business Academy, 29th Annual Conference, Copenhagen, December, 2003
  • 2003 Pradeep Kanta Ray, Mike Ida and C.S. Suh, 'Dynamic capabilities and competitive advantage in the Asia Pacific: Convergence and Contrasts in Japanese, Korean and Indian Enterprises', presented at the Australia New Zealand International Business Academy Annual Conference, Dunedin, New Zealand, November 7-8, 2003
  • 2002 Pradeep Kanta Ray and Sunil Venaik, 'Overseas Research and Development and Appropriation of Intellectual Property Rights in Transnational Corporations'. In T.S. Chan and Geng Cui (editors), WTO and Global Competition: A New Era for International Business, 2002 AIB South East Asia and Australia, July 18-20, 2002 Shanghai, China
  • 2002 Pradeep Kanta Ray, Mike Ida and C.S. Suh, 'Industrial Strategy and Regional Development of the Global Electronics Industry in Asia: evidence from Japan, Korea and India' In T.S. Chan and Geng Cui (editors), WTO and Global Competition: A New Era for International Business, 2002 AIB South East Asia and Australia, July 18-20, 2002 Shanghai, China
  • 2001 Pradeep Kanta Ray, 'The impact of state regulation on corporate governance and performance in India: future prospects for multinational and local enterprises.' In David Birch and Jonathan Batten (editors) Governance and Corporate Social Responsibility in the New Millennium, Governance and Corporate Social Responsibility, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia: 232-243
  • 2001 Pradeep Kanta Ray, 'Multinational and local enterprises as engines of progress in the Indian electronics industry' in 'Business Alliances for Knowledge and Development: Inter-firm, Inter-sectoral and Cross-cultural challenges in the Asia Pacific, Academy of International Business, South-East Asian Region (AIBSEAR), Jakarta, Indonesia: 1-19
  • 2000 Pradeep Kanta Ray and Sunil Venaik, 'Foreign dependence and the propensity for inter-firm linkages in multinational and local enterprises.' In The Role of Multinational Enterprises in the New Millennium. Academy of International Business, South East Asian Region, Auckland, New Zealand: 309-322
  • 2000 Pradeep Kanta Ray and Sunil Venaik, 'An Analysis of Adaptation, Conduct and Performance of Transnational corporations in India'. AIB-India, 2003, Mumbai, India

 

Refereed conference abstracts

 

  • 2007 S. Ray, P.K. and S Rahman, 'A comparative analysis of innovation strategies of domestic firms and MNE-affiliates: the case of Indian pharmaceuticals industry', Proceedings of the 49 Annual Meeting, Academy of International Business, June 23-28 2007
  • 2006 Pradeep K. Ray and Sunil Venaik, 'Contribution of MNCs to subsidiary stakeholders, From the Silk Road to Global Networks: Harnessing the Power of People in International Business, Academy of International Business Proceedings of 48th Annual Meeting, Beijing, China, June 23-26, 2006 pp 220
  • 2005 Pradeep Kanta Ray and Sunil Venaik, 'Knowledge creation in MNC subsidiaries and benefit sharing the host countries' in Proceedings of the Academy of International Business 2005 Annual Meeting, Quebec City, Canada
  • 2000 Pradeep Kanta Ray and S. Rahman, 'Discriminating industry contexts and the mode of rivalry of multinational and local enterprises in India' in In Search for International Business Research: Impact on Management and Public Policy, Proceedings of the Academy of International Business 2000 Annual Meeting (Phoenix, Arizona, USA, 17-20 November 2000) p. 95
  • 2000 Pradeep Kanta Ray, 'Multinational and local enterprises in the Indian telecommunications industry: an analysis of state intervention and comparative behaviour' in In Search for International Business Research: Impact on Management and Public Policy, Proceedings of the Academy of International Business 2000 Annual Meeting (Phoenix, Arizona, USA, 17-20 November 2000) p. 29

 

Working papers

 

  • 2008 E. Franco, S. Ray and P.K., Ray (2008) 'Patterns of Multinationals' Technological Strategies in Emerging Economices: Evidences from Brazil and India, Oxford Department of International Development, University of Oxford, SLPTMD Working Paper 027 (with Eliane Franco and S. Ray)

Research interests

  • National innovation systems
  • Industrial organisation in developing countries
  • Vertical inter-firm linkages of multinational corporations
  • Creation and appropriation of intellectual property rights in multinational corporations
  • Globalisation of firms from emerging countries
  • Welfare impact of foreign direct investment

Research grants

  • 2008-09: School of Organisation and Management Research Grant for the project 'Comparative cross country study of globalisation of technology', $20,000
  • 2005-06: Australian Research Council Linkage (International) Grant, for the project 'Towards a Virtual Enterprise Framework for Effective Business Process Outsourcing', $13,600
  • 2003-04: Special Research Grant, Faculty of Commerce and Economics, UNSW, for the project, 'Determining mobility barriers and competitive advantage of Japanese and Indian firms', $5,000
  • 2002-03: Foreign Research Scholar, Ministry of Education, Japan. Administered by Hannan University, Osaka, Japan for studies in the project 'International development in the Asia Pacific', ¥500,000
  • 2002-03: Special Research Grant, Faculty of Commerce and Economics, UNSW, for the project, 'Overseas research and development and intellectual property rights distribution in transnational corporations', $3,980
  • 2001-02: Special Research Grant, Faculty of Commerce and Economics, UNSW, for the project, 'Foreign dependence and the propensity for inter-firm linkages in multinational and local enterprises in India', $3,750
  • 2000-01: Special Research Grant, Faculty of Commerce and Economics, UNSW, for the project, 'Flying geese of national development or flying goose of foreign direct investment? Industrialisation based on indigenous capital versus monopoly capital', $4,000
  • 1999-2000: Special Research Grant, Faculty of Commerce and Economics, UNSW, for the project, 'The institutional context and resource dependence in multinational and local enterprises in India under economic liberalisation', $2,000
  • 1999-2000: Foreign Research Scholar, Ministry of Education, Japan. Administered by Hannan University, Osaka, Japan for studies in the project 'Flying Geese and Product Cycles: International Development in the Asia Pacific', ¥500,000

 Courses taught

  • MGMT2101 International Business and Multinational Operations
  • MGMT3102 Asia-Pacific Business
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