Scholarly Activity

1) Refereed Publications

  • 2017: Muralidharan, E. & Pathak, S. National Ethical Institutions and Social Entrepreneurship. In Christiansen, B., & Chandan, H.C. (Eds.), IGI Handbook of Research on Human Factors in Contemporary Workforce Design.  pp 379-402.IGI Global.
  • 2017: Pathak, S., & Muralidharan, E. Economic Inequality and Social Entrepreneurship. Business & Society, First published date: March-01-2017 10.1177/0007650317696069.
  • 2017: Muralidharan, E., Wei, W., & Liu, X. Integration by Emerging-Economy Multinationals- Perspectives from Chinese Mergers and Acquisitions. Thunderbird International Business Review, 59(4): 503-518.
  • 2017: Muralidharan, E. & Pathak, S. Informal Institutions and International Entrepreneurship-International Business Review, 26(2): 288-302.
  • 2017: Pathak, S. & Muralidharan, E. Culturally Endorsed Leadership Styles and Entrepreneurial Behaviors of Women. In Ratten, V., Ramadani, V., Dana, Leo-Paul, Hisrich, R.D., & Ferreira, J. (Eds.), Gender and Family Entrepreneurship, Routledge Publishers (Accepted for publication)
  • 2017: Muralidharan, E., & Pathak, S. Culturally Endorsed Leadership Styles and Entrepreneurial Behaviors in Asia. In Muenjohn, N, & McMurray, A (Eds.), The Palgrave Handbook of Leadership in Transforming Asia, UK: Palgrave Macmillan (Accepted for publication). 
  • 2016: Arthaud-Day, M.L., Pathak, S., & Muralidharan, E. An Institutional-Level Expectancy Model of Social Entrepreneurship Motivation. In John Humphreys (Ed.), (Best Paper Proceedings of the Seventy-sixth Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management.) Online ISSN: 2151-6561.
  • 2016: Pathak, S., & Muralidharan, E. Informal Institutions and their Comparative Influences on Social and Commercial Entrepreneurship: The Role of In-Group Collectivism and Inter-Personal Trust- Journal of Small Business Management, 54(S1): 168-188.
  • 2016: Chen, D., Wei, W., Hu, D., & Muralidharan.E. Survival Strategy of OEM Companies: a Case Study of the Chinese Toy Industry- International Journal of Operations and Production Management, 36(9).
  • 2015: Muralidharan, E., Wei, W., Zhang, J., & Bapuji, H. International Sourcing: Managing Institutional Differences to Prevent Product Quality Failures. Current Topics in Management, 18: 123-152.
  •  2015: Muralidharan, E., Bapuji, H., & Laplume, A.-Influence of Institutional Profiles on Time to Recall. Management Research Review, 38(6): 605-626.
  •  2015: Fazel, H., Laplume, A., & Muralidharan, E. Technological Innovation and Adopter Self Construal. International Journal of Innovation & Technology Management , 12(4).
  • 2015:  Carvalho, S., Muralidharan, E, & Bapuji, H. Corporate Social ‘Irresponsibility’: Are Consumers’ Biases in Attribution of Blame Helping Companies in Product-Harm Crises Involving Hybrid Products? Journal of Business Ethics , 130(3): 651-663.
  • 2014: Pathak, S., Muralidharan, E., & Laplume, A. (Forthcoming).Home Country Factors And The Decision To Internationalize Technology-based New Ventures: A Multilevel Study Of Early-stage Entrepreneurs. Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research. 34 (19):  Article 1.
  • 2014:  Muralidharan, E., & Laplume, A. The Relationship between Type of Organization, Learning, and Product Failures. Current Topics in Management, 17: 67-86.
  • 2014:  Fazel, H., Laplume, A., & Muralidharan, E. The Impact of Self-Enhancing and Group-Enhancing Product Innovations on Users’ Independent and Interdependent Self-Construals: An Experimental Study. Jordan Journal of Business Administration, 10 (1): 129-144.

2) Refereed Publications (Peer Reviewed Conference Proceedings)

•2015:  Muralidharan, E., Wei, W., & Liu, J.-Integration by Emerging-Economy Multinationals- Perspectives from Chinese Mergers and Acquisitions. Proceedings of conference of the China Business Studies Initiative at the University of San Francisco, San Francisco, USA.

• 2014: Chen, D., Wei, W., Hu, D., & Muralidharan.E.-Survival Strategy of OEM Companies: a Case Study of the Chinese Toy Industry. Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business– US Northeast Chapter, Rhode Island, USA.

• 2014: Muralidharan, E., Wei, W., & Zhang, J.- Integration by Emerging-Economy Multinational- Perspectives from Chinese Mergers and Acquisitions. Proceedings of China Goes Global Conference, Shanghai, China.

• 2014: Muralidharan, E., & Bapuji, H.- Managing Organizational Crisis-Factors that Influence Recall Restitution. Proceedings of Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Muskoka, Ontario, Vol.35. Honorable Mention (Best Paper) Award.

• 2012: Carvalho, S., Muralidharan, E., & Bapuji, H.- Consumers’ Attribution of Blame in Product-Harm Crises Involving Hybrid Products. Proceedings of Global Marketing Conference, Seoul, Korea.

•2012:  Muralidharan, E.-Time to Recall in International Sourcing: The Influence of Institutional Profiles. Proceedings of Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Vol.33.

•2011:  Fazel, H., & Muralidharan, E.-Technology Usage, Unconscious Self-Construals and Product Evaluations. Proceedings of Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Montreal, Vol.32.

•2010:  Muralidharan, E., & Fazel, H.-Evaluation of Organizational Response to Product Failure Complaints: – Do Consumer Cultural Value Orientations Matter? Proceedings of Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Regina, Saskatchewan, Vol.32. Best Student Paper Award.

• 2010: Muralidharan, E.-Influence of Institutions on Product Recalls. Proceedings of Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Regina, Saskatchewan, Vol.31.

•2010:  Muralidharan, E., Carvlaho, S., & Bapuji, H.-Consumers Attribution of Blame in Product Recalls Involving Bi-National Products. Proceedings of Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Regina, Saskatchewan, Vol.31.

• 2009: Muralidharan, E., & Bapuji, H.-Product Recalls: A review of Literature. Proceedings of Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Vol.30.

3) Refereed Conference Presentations (Peer Reviewed)

  • 2017: Wei,W., Muralidharan,E., Mardres, M.  ClickDishes: A Startup Moving forward. CBSI (China Business Studies Initiative) Conference, Beijing, China.
  • 2017: Arthaud-Day, M.L., Pathak, S., & Muralidharan, E. An Institutional-Level Expectancy Model of Social Entrepreneurship Motivation. Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Okhlahoma, USA.
  • 2017: Pathak, S., Muralidharan, E., & Terjesen, S. Ethical Institutions and Women’s Social Entrepreneurship. Diana Conference- Kauffman Foundation, Kansas City, USA.
  • 2017: Muralidharan, E., & Pathak, S. Transformational Leadership, Sustainability, and Social Entrepreneurship. Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business– Dubai, UAE.
  • 2017: Roberts, M., & Muralidharan, E. Internationalization of SMEs- Perspectives from Canadian SMEs Internationalizing in Developing Economies. Annual meeting of Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
  •  2017: Muralidharan, E., Guo, W., Fazel, H., & Wei, W. Consumer Cultural Value Orientations and Evaluation of Organizational Response to Product Complaints. Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business-Dubai, UAE.
  • 2016: Arthaud-Day, M.L., Pathak, S., & Muralidharan, E. An Institutional-Level Expectancy Model of Social Entrepreneurship Motivation. Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Anaheim, California, USA.
  • 2016: Muralidharan, E., & Pathak, S. Mediating Role of Technology Adoption between Self Expression in Societies and Entrepreneurial Innovation. Annual International Conference on Advances in Management, Jacksonville, Florida, USA.
  • 2016: Muralidharan, E., Pathak, S., & Laplume, A. Home country factors and the extent of internationalization by new ventures: A multi-level study of early-stage entrepreneurs. Annual meeting of Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
  • 2015: Wei, W., Lin, H., Muralidharan, E., & Henry, M.- National Culture and Family Business: A Comparative Framework. Annual Meeting of the Academy of Innovation and Entrepreneurship- Toronto, Canada.
  • 2015: Muralidharan, E., & Bapuji, H.- Managing Organizational Crisis-Factors that Influence Time to Recall. Annual Meeting of the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Halifax, Nova Scotia. Best Paper Award.
  • 2015: Muralidharan, E., Pathak, S.- Culturally endorsed implicit leadership theories and social entrepreneurship. Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management-Vancouver, Canada.
  • 2015: Muralidharan, E., Pathak, S., & Laplume, A.- Internationalization by technology entrepreneurs: A multi-level study. Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management-Vancouver, Canada.
  • 2015: Muralidharan, E., Pathak, S.- Effects of Societal-level Performance Orientation, Self-expression, and Social Desirability on Entrepreneurs Early-Stage Internationalization. Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business-Bangalore, India.
  • 2015: Muralidharan, E., Pathak, S.- Culturally endorsed implicit leadership theories and social entrepreneurship.  Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management-Vancouver, Canada.
  • 2015: Muralidharan, E., Pathak, S., & Laplume, A.- Internationalization by technology entrepreneurs: A multi-level study.   Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management-Vancouver, Canada.
  • 2015:  Muralidharan, E., Pathak, S.- Effects of Societal-level Performance Orientation, Self-expression, and Social Desirability on Entrepreneurs Early-Stage Internationalization. Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business-Bangalore, India.
  • 2015: Muralidharan, E., et al. (2015) (Panel Symposium) ECONOMIC INEQUALITY AND INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS. Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business-Bangalore, India.
  • 2015: Muralidharan, E., Wei, W., & Liu, J.-  Integration by Emerging-Economy Multinationals- Perspectives from Chinese Mergers and Acquisitions. Conference of the China Business Studies Initiative at the University of San Francisco, San Francisco, USA.
  • 2014: Chen, D., William, W., Hu, D., & Muralidharan.E.-  Survival Strategy of OEM Companies: a Case Study of the Chinese Toy Industry. Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business– US Northeast Chapter, Rhode Island, USA.
  • 2014: Muralidharan, E., William, W., Zhang, J., & Bapuji, H.-Product Failures in International Sourcing- Effect of Institutions. Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business– US Northeast Chapter, Rhode Island, USA.
  • 2014: Pathak, S., & Muralidharan, E.- Leadership and Social Entrepreneurship. NYU-11th Annual Social Entrepreneurship Conference, New York, USA.
  • 2014: Lin, H., Wei, W., Muralidharan, E., & Henry, M.- Familiness, Environment, and National Culture: A Comparative Framework. China Goes Global Conference, Shanghai, China.
  • 2014: Muralidharan, E., Wei, W., & Zhang, J.-Integration by Emerging-Economy Multinational- Perspectives from Chinese Mergers and Acquisitions. China Goes Global Conference, Shanghai, China.
  • 2014: Muralidharan, E., Pathak, S., & Laplume, A.- Decision to internationalize new ventures and home country factors: A multi-level study of early-stage entrepreneurs. Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business, Vancouver, Canada.
  • 2014: Pathak, S., & Muralidharan, E.- Societal-level Collectivism And Trust: Influence On Social And Commercial Entrepreneurship. Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Ontario, Canada.
  • 2014: Pathak, S., Muralidharan, E., & Laplume, A.- Home Country Factors And The Decision To Internationalize Technology-based New Ventures: A Multilevel Study Of Early-stage Entrepreneurs. Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Ontario, Canada.
  • 2014: Muralidharan, E., & Bapuji, H.-Managing Organizational Crisis-Factors that Influence Recall Restitution. Annual Meeting of the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Muskoka, Ontario, Canada.
  • 2013: Pathak, S., & Muralidharan, E.- Societal-level Collectivism and Trust: Influence on Social and Commerical Entrepreneurship. NYU-10th Annual Social Entrepreneurship Conference, New York, USA.
  • 2012: Carvalho, S., Muralidharan, E., & Bapuji, H.- Consumers’ Attribution of Blame in Product-Harm Crises Involving Hybrid Products. Global Marketing Conference, Seoul, Korea.
  • 2012: Muralidharan, E. -Time to Recall in International Sourcing: The Influence of Institutional Profiles. Annual Meeting of the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.
  • 2012: Muralidharan, E., & Bapuji, H.- Managing Product Recalls- Factors that Influence Time to Recall. Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Boston, Massachussets, USA.
  • 2011: Muralidharan, E., & Bapuji, H.- Institutional Distance and Product Recalls- The Moderating Effect of Strategic Sourcing. Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, San Antonio, Texas, USA.
  • 2011: Muralidharan, E., & Bapuji, H.- International Sourcing: Managing Institutional Differences to Prevent Product Quality Failures. Accepted for paper development workshop of the International Management Division. Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, San Antonio, Texas, USA.
  • 2011: Fazel, H., & Muralidharan, E.- Technology Usage, Unconscious Self-Construals and Product Evaluations. Annual Meeting of the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Montreal, Canada.
  • 2011: Carvalho, S., Muralidharan, E., & Bapuji, H.-Product Recalls and Global Outsourcing: Are Consumers Biased When Attributing Blame? Australia New Zealand International Business Academy Conference, Melbourne, Australia.
  • 2011: Muralidharan, E., & Bapuji, H.- Value Creation During Integration of Mergers and Acquisitions by Emerging-Economy Multinationals. Annual Meeting of the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada Conference, Montreal, Canada.
  • 2011: Fazel, H., Laplume, A., & Muralidharan, E.-Techno-Cultural Change: Technological Innovation Changes Self Construals. Annual Meeting of the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Montreal, Canada.
  • 2010: Carvalho, S., Muralidharan, E., & Bapuji, H.- Consumers Attribution of Blame in Product-harm Crises Involving Hybrid Products. German-French-Austrian Conference on Marketing, Vienna, Austria.
  • 2010: Muralidharan, E.-Organizational Response to Product Failure Complaints: -The Moderating Influence of Consumer Cultural Value Orientation on Perceptions of Justice. Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • 2010: Muralidharan, E.-Multinational Enterprises and Product Recalls – Do Institutions Matter? Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • 2010: Muralidharan, E., Carvalho, S., & Bapuji, H.-Who is to Blame? Consumers’ Attribution of Blame in Product-Harm Crises Involving Hybrid Products. Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • 2010: Muralidharan, E.- The Influence of Organizational Types in Product Harm Crises. Annual Meeting of the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  • 2010: Muralidharan, E., & Fazel, H.- Evaluation of Organizational Response to Product Failure Complaints: – Do Consumer Cultural Value Orientations Matter? Annual Meeting of the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  • 2010: Muralidharan, E.-Influence of Institutions on Product Recalls. Annual Meeting of the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  • 2010: Muralidharan, E., Carvalho, S., & Bapuji, H.-Consumers Attribution of Blame in Product Recalls Involving Bi-National Products. Annual Meeting of the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  • 2009: Muralidharan, E., & Bapuji, H.- Product Recalls: A review of Literature. Annual Meeting of the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada.
  • 2009: Muralidharan, E., & Bapuji, H.-Institutional Differences and Product Recalls. Development paper (extended abstract). Inaugural Meeting of the Indian Academy of Management, Jamshedpur, India.

4) Non Refereed Publications

• 2014: Roberts, M., Kincaide, H., & Muralidharan, E.- Canada-Asia Energy Technology and Services Forum-Findings Report for the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada, – http://www.asiapacific.ca/research-report/canada-asia-energy-technology-and-services-forum-findings.

• 2010: Muralidharan, E.-What is Strategic Management all about? Blog posted on ‘StrategyandYou’. Accessible at http://www.strategyandyou.org/2010/05/what-is-strategic-management-all-about.html.

5) Research in Progress- Manuscripts under Finalization

• Pathak, S., Muralidharan, E., & Laplume, A. Home Country Factors and the decision to Internationalize New Ventures: A multi-level study of early-stage entrepreneurs (Targeted at International Business Review).

• Muralidharan, E., Pathak, S., & Laplume, A. Mediating Role of Technology Adoption between Self Expression in Societies and Entrepreneurial Innovation (Targeted at Journal of Product and Innovation Management).

• Pathak, S., & Muralidharan, E. Moderating role of Trust between Self-Expression and Social Entrepreneurship (Targeted at Research Policy).

• Bapuji, H., Muralidharan, E., & Lyles, M. Rising Product Recalls and Increasing Management Issues (Targeted at Journal of Management).

• Muralidharan, E., & Bapuji, H. Managing Organizational Crisis-Factors that Influence Recall Restitution (Targeted at Journal of Management Studies).