Paper Development Workshop held by University of Jönköping (Sweden)

11/12/2019 Uncategorized

On the 4th of December 2019 Cristina Cruz, Director of the IE Center for Families in Business and  Professor of Entrepreneurship and Family Business  at IE Business School,  participated as  speaker and main discussant  in a  “Paper Development Workshop”  organised by Center for Family Enterprise and Ownership  and hosted by  the University of Jönköping (Sweden). In this ocassion, Prof Cristina was acompanied by PhD student Laura Jiménez  who presented insights on proxy advisors.

The workshop focused on aspects that are often significant barriers to publishing: (i) Asking the right questions; (ii) Identifying a significant theoretical contribution; and (iii) Framing and presenting the study.  It  counted with the ideas of  talented experts in Family Businesses, Ruth Aguilera, Professor of Corporate Governance at Northeastern University Boston and Ethel Brundin, professor at Jönköping International Business School who discussed and shared knowldege on the topic.