Dr Goudarz Azar is a Reader in International Business and Admissions Director of the Brunel Business School. Goudarz Azar is a fellow of Higher Education Academy (HEA). His research draws on multiple disciplines including international business, international marketing and innovation management. He holds PhD in International Business, MSc in Business Administration and BSc in engineering. His research has been published in leading and premier refereed journals such as International Business Review, Management International Review, Industrial Marketing Management, Journal of Business Research, European Business Review and Cross Cultural Management: An International Journal (currently published as Cross Cultural & Strategic Management). Goudarz Azar is a member of the editorial review board of the European Journal of International Management and active reviewer for a wide range of journals in the area of International Business.
PhD, MSc, BSc, FHEA
Dr Goudarz Azar is the UG, PG and MBA Admisisons Director of the Brunel Business School.
Newest selected publications
Yen, G., Yen, D., Geng, R. and Azar, G. (2021) 'Drivers of green cooperation between Chinese manufacturers and their customers: An empirical analysis'. Industrial Marketing Management, in press. pp. 137 - 146. ISSN: 0019-8501 Open Access Link
Batsakis, G., Theoharakis, V., Azar, G., Singh, S. and Singh, R. (2019) 'The contingent effect of product relatedness on B2B firms’ pricing strategy. Evidence from India'. Industrial Marketing Management, 86. pp. 266 - 274. ISSN: 0019-8501 Open Access Link
Azar, G. and Drogendijk, R. (2018) 'Ex‐post Performance Implications of Divergence of Managers’ Perceptions of ‘Distance’ From ‘Reality’ in International Business'. Management International Review, 59 (1). pp. 67 - 92. ISSN: 0938-8249 Open Access Link
Li, X., Quan, R., Stoian, M-C. and Azar, G. (2018) 'Do MNEs from developed and emerging economies differ in their location choice of FDI? A 36-year review'. International Business Review, 27 (5). pp. 1089 - 1103. ISSN: 0969-5931 Open Access Link
Batsakis, G., Wood, G., Azar, G. and Singh, S. (2018) 'International diversification and firm performance in the post-acquisition period: A resource dependence perspective'. Journal of Business Research, 93 (December). pp. 151 - 159. ISSN: 0148-2963 Open Access Link