SOAS University of London

School of Finance and Management

Dr Huan Zou

BA LLB (Peking) PhD (Manchester)
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Huan Zou
School of Finance and Management

Senior Lecturer in International Management

Dr Huan Zou
Email address:
0207 898 4056
0207 898 4759
SOAS University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
Russell Square: College Buildings
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On Leave 2018/19



International entrepreneurship, sustainable entrepreneurship, economic development and international business under climate change, internationalisation of emerging economy firms, creative industry and firm growth.

Research projects

2018-2019 British Academy Mid-Career Fellowship, “Sustainable Entrepreneurship in Emerging Markets: Attributes, Motivation and Action of Habitual Entrepreneurs in China”, the British Academy
2017-2021 Co-I, “Sustainable Solutions for Managing Compound Flood Risks under Future Uncertainties: The Case of Shanghai City and the Yangtze River Delta Region”, EPSRC
2017-2019 Co-I, “Development of an Integrated Urban Framework for Climate Services in the Yangtze River Delta Region”, Met Office UK
2016-2017 Co-I, “Climate Risk Assessment for the City Cluster in the Yangtze River Delta Region”, China Prosperity Fund, Foreign & Commonwealth Office, UK
2015-2016 Co-I, “Provide UK Expertise on Flood Control in Shanghai”, China Prosperity Fund, Foreign & Commonwealth Office, UK
2008-2009 PI, “The role of venture capital in the growth of Chinese high-tech new ventures”, British Academy Small Grant



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Sun, Landong and Tian, Zhan and Zou, Huan and Shao, Lanzhu and Sun, Laixiang and Dong, Guangtao and Fan, Dongli and Huang, Xinxing and Frost, Laura and Fox-James, Lewis (2019) 'An Index-Based Assessment of Perceived Climate Risk and Vulnerability for the Urban Cluster in the Yangtze River Delta Region of China'. Sustainability, (11) 7, pp 1-15.

Zou, Huan and Chen, X. and Lam, L. W. R. and Liu, X. (2015) 'Psychological capital and conflict management in the entrepreneur-venture capitalist relationship in China: The entrepreneur perspective'. International Small Business Journal, (34) 4, pp 446-467.

Gao, Lan and Liu, Xiaohui and Zou, Huan (2013) 'The role of human mobility in promoting Chinese outward FDI: A neglected factor?'. International Business Review, (22) 2, pp 437-449.

Chen, Xiaoyun and Lam, Long W. and Zou, Huan (2011) 'Antecedents and Performance Consequences of Integrated Brand Management in China: An Exploratory Study'. Journal of Global Marketing, (24) 2, pp 167-180.

Zou, Huan and Liu, Xiaohui and Ghauri, Pervez (2010) 'Technology Capability and the Internationalization of New Ventures'. Organizations and Markets in Emerging Economies, (1) 1, pp 100-119.

Book Chapters

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Zou, Huan and Boocock, G. and Liu, X. (2015) 'Human Capital and Conflict Management in the Entrepreneur-Venture Capitalist Relationship: The Entrepreuner's Perspective'. In: Konara, P. and Ha, H. J. and McDonald, F. and Wei, Y., (eds.), The Rise of Multinationals from Emerging Economies: Achieving a New Balance. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp 195-212.

Zou, Huan (2012) 'An Institutional Perspective on the Strategic Behaviour of Chinese New Ventures'. In: Gabrielsson, M. and Kirpalani, V. H. Manek, (eds.), Handboook of Research on Born Globals. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, pp 214-242.


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