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    Room No: 3125, Business Administration Discipline, Kabi Jiban Ananda Das Academic Building, Khulna University, Bangladesh.

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Dr. Tarun Kanti Bose

Associate Professor

Research Interest:

International Business

International Entrepreneurship 

Networking in International Business 

Institutions and Operations of Foreign Firms 

Education

October, 2015-September, 2018:      PhD in International Business (Management):
                                                                University of Glasgow, Adam Smith Business School, UK.

September, 2010-August, 2011:         Masters in Management: University of Greenwich, UK
                                                                 and Saxion University of Applied Science, The Netherlands.

June, 2003-September, 2007:              BBA (Bachelor of Business Administration):
                                                                  Business Administration Discipline, Khulna University, Bangladesh 
                                                                                                                   

Bio

Dr. Tarun Kanti Bose  is an Associate Professor at Business Administration Discipline in Khulna University, Bangladesh. His research interests are mainly in the areas of International Business, Entrepreneurship-Linked with Development. Tarun mostly enjoys teaching Economics and Research Methodology. Apart from that International Business, Entrepreneurship, Strategy are also included in his favourite teaching subjects. He has published near about fifty research papers in domestic and international ranked journals and has more than 400 Google Scholar Citations. Apart from writing research papers, Tarun also regularly performs the task of reviewing for international leading journals of Business and Management such as International Business Review (Elsevier), International Marketing Review (Emerald) etc. He has completed his PhD in International Business from Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow under the supervision of Professor Pavlos Dimitratos. He has also completed his Master’s Degree in Management from the University of Greenwich, UK and Saxion University of Applied Science, The Netherlands. 

Experiences

September 2015-Present Date:           Associate Professor, Business Administration Discipline,

                                                        Khulna University, Bangladesh. 

December, 2011-September, 2015:   Assistant Professor, Business Administration Discipline,

                                                        Khulna University, Bangladesh.

September, 2008-December, 2011:   Lecturer, Business Administration Discipline, 

                                                        Khulna University, Bangladesh.

Publication

Journal Articles and Book Chapters: 


Bose, T.K., Dimitratos, P., and Tang, Y.K (2019) Institutional framework and networking of exporting agricultural SMEs in Bangladesh, University of Glasgow.

Bose, T. K., Dimitratos, P.  and McDonald, F. (2018), “Effect of location on entrepreneurship”. In: Beaverstock, J., Cook, G., Johns, J., McDonald, F.and Pandit, N. (eds.) “The Routledge Companion to the Geography of International Business”. Routledge: London, pp. 375-393. ISBN 9781138953345.

Dickel, P., Kleemann, L. and Bose, T. K. (2018), “The role of the perceived environment in the formation of entrepreneurial intentions and nascent entrepreneurial behavior”, International Journal of Entrepreneurial Venturing.


Bose, T. K., Uddin, M. R., Bristy, J.F. and Haque, M.E. (2018), “Country and firm specific positions of different MNE Types”, European Journal of International Management.


Selvarajah, C., Meyer, D. and Bose, T. K. (2018), “Organisational Leadership in Bangladesh: An investigation of managerial response to a change environment”, Contemporary Management Research.

Bristy, J. F. and Bose, T. K. (2017), “GDP-GNP Gap Trade-Off-is it Significant for Economic Performance: Review of World Economies Having Both Gaps”, International Journal of Accounting and Financial Reporting, 7 (1), pp. 153-170.

Bose, T. K, Islam, S. S, Rahman, R. and Bristy, J. F. (2017), “FDI Fostering LDC and Emerging Economies”-“Fact or Myth”-“Investigation on Bangladesh”, Journal of Commerce and Accounting Research, 6 (1), pp. 10-25.

Bose, T. K. and Bristy, J. F. (2017), “Are countries participating into regional integration performing better in growth and liberalization than non-participators? A Study on European Countries”, International Journal of Business and Management, 171-198.    

Bose, T. K. and Roy, R. (2017), “SME Financing Sources and Effects of Financing Sources on SME Activities in Khulna City”, Journal of Entrepreneurship and Management, 6 (1), pp. 12-22.  

Bose, T. K. (2016), “Critical Success Factors of SME Internationalization”, Journal of Small Business Strategy, 26 (2), pp. 87-109.

Bose, T. K. and Bristy, J. F. (2016), “Working Together Locally-Performing Better Internationally: Alliance-FSAs-SME Internationalization”, Journal of Entrepreneurship and Management, 5 (2), pp. 1-13.

Bose, T. K., Gain, N. & Bristy, J. F. (2016), “Financing of Agricultural SMEs in Rural Bangladesh”, Asian Research Journal of Business Management, 3 (3), pp. 47-55.

Rashid, M, Bairagi, R. K. and Bose, T. K. (2016), “Going Private Transactions and Private Equity Takeovers: What Have We Learned?” Business Review.

Bose, T. K. and Nasira, S. (2015), “Are Motivations behind Women Entrepreneurship is Identical in Metros and Smaller Cities of Developing Countries? A Study on Dhaka and Khulna City of Bangladesh”, Journal of entrepreneurship and Management, 5 (1), pp. 34-57.

Uddin, M. R., Bose, T. K. and Hamid, S. B. (2015), “Do Male and Female Entrepreneurs Differ on Motivation in Khulna City, Bangladesh? International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, 24 (4), pp. 522-535.

Bose, T. K. and Biswas, A. (2015), “Factors Affecting Effective Utilization of Bank’s Loan”, Journal of Basic and Applied Research International, 12 (1), pp. 20-32.

Bose, T. K. and Mannan, J. (2015), “Management Competencies of Female Entrepreneurs of Khulna City, Bangladesh”, Journal of entrepreneurship and Management, 5 (3), pp. 28-39.

Ahmed, F., Bose, T. K., Lopa, N. Z. and Khan, M. N. (2015), “Problems Faced By the Tour Operators of Khulna Region of Bangladesh”, International Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Systems, 8 (1), pp. 40-55.

Lopa, N. Z. and Bose, T. K. (2014), “Relationship between entrepreneurial competencies of SME owners/managers and firm performance: A study of manufacturing SMEs in Khulna city”, Journal of entrepreneurship and Management, 3 (3), pp. 1-12.

Uddin, M. R., Bose, T. K. and Yousuf, S. (2014), “Entrepreneurial orientation (EO) and performance of business in Khulna City, Bangladesh", Journal of Small Business and Entrepreneurship, 27 (4), pp. 343-352.

Bose, T. K., Uddin, M. R. and Islam, M. W. (2014) “Measuring and Comparing the Efficiency of Dhaka Stock Exchange and Chittagong Stock Exchange”International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, 4 (3), pp. 1-14.

Uddin, M. R., Bose, T. K. and Ferdausi, R. (2014), “Push and Pull Factors of Entrepreneurs in Khulna City, Bangladesh", International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, 21 (1), pp. 101-114.

Bose, T. K. and Uddin, M. R. (2014), “Surge in SME, Surge in Economy - An Exploratory Analysis”, International Journal of Economics and Business Research, 8 (4), pp. 815-826.

Ahmed, F., Bose, T. K., Sonia, S. F. and Rashid, M, (2014) “Customer Satisfaction of Foreign Exchange Services of Bangladeshi Banks – A Case Study on NCC Bank Bangladesh Limited and Basic Bank Bangladesh Limited”, Asian Journal of Business Management, 4 (1), pp. 24-42.

Uddin, M. R. and Bose, T. K. (2013), “Factors Affect the Success of SME in Bangladesh: Evidence from Khulna City”, Journal of Management and Sustainability, 3 (3), pp. 166-172.

Bose, T. K., Uddin, M. R. and Mondal, A. (2013), “Impacts of Electricity Access to Rural SMEs”, International Journal of Managing Value and Supply Chains, 4 (4), pp. 17-28.

Sarkar, S., Bose, T. K. and Haque, M. E. (2013), "Influence of personality in buying consumer goods-a comparative study between neo-Freudian theories and trait theory based on Khulna region". International Journal of Business and Economics Research, 2 (3), pp. 41-58.

Uddin, M. R. and Bose, T. K. (2013), “Motivation, Success Factors and Challenges of Entrepreneurs in Khulna City of Bangladesh”, “European Journal of Business and Management”, 5 (16), pp. 148-157.

Bose, T. K., Sarkar, S. and Hossain, D. (2013), “Comparing the outcome of SERVQUAL and SERVICESCAPE model in evaluating customer satisfaction- A case study on EXIM bank limited”, Universal Journal of Marketing and Business Research, 2 (2), pp. 44-63.

Bose, T. K. and Uddin, M. R. (2013), “International Trade: Opened the Door of Creativity, Exploitation, Expansion and Diversification: A Case Study on Automobile Giant Toyota”, Green University Review, 3 (3), pp. 57-62.

Bose, T. K., Uddin, M. R. and Huda, M. N. (2013), “Prospects of Bangladesh as a Leading Outsourcing Destination in IT Sector”, International Journal of Managing Value and Supply Chains, 4 (2), pp. 1-16.

Uddin, M. R. and Bose, T. K. (2012), “Determinants of Entrepreneurial Intention of Business Students in Bangladesh”, International Journal of Business and Management, 7 (24), pp. 128-137.

Bose, T. K. (2012), “Advantages and Disadvantages of FDI in China and India”, International Business Research, 5 (5), pp. 164-174.

Ghosh, P. K. and Bose, T. K. (2012),“Constraints obstructing smooth operation of capital market in Bangladesh and probable solutions to those constraints-An Empirical Study Based on Investors Perception”, Indian Journal of Finance, 6 (10), pp. 39-53.

Bose, T. K. (2012), “Market Segmentation and Customer Focus Strategies and Their Contribution Towards Effective Value Chain Management”, International Journal of Marketing Studies, 4 (3), pp. 113-121.

Bose, T. K. (2012), “Application of Fishbone Analysis for Evaluating Supply Chain and Business Process-A Case Study On The St James Hospital”, International Journal of Managing Value and Supply Chains, 3 (2), pp. 18-24.

Bose, T. K. (2012), “Critical Evaluation, Analysis and Suggestions for Improvement of the Value Chain of Zappos.com”, International Journal of Managing Value and Supply Chains, 3 (3), pp. 39-48.

Bose, T. K. and Sarkar, S. (2012), “Cognitive Dissonance Affecting Consumer buying decision making: A study Based on Khulna Metropolitan Area”, International Journal of Management Research, 4 (3), pp. 191-221.

Sarkar, S., Bose, T. K. and Khan, A. (2012), “Attitudes of customers towards the financial institutions-A comparison between private commercial banks and nationalized commercial banks in Bangladesh with implications of Fishbein model”, International Journal of Managing Value and Supply Chains, 3 (4), pp. 13-25.

Bose, T. K. (2012), “Constraints of SME development in Khulna City”, 1ST Edition, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing GmbH & Co. K, ISBN: 978-3-8484-1016-3.

Bose, T. K. and Ghosh, P. K. (2011), “Financial Performance Analysis of Petroleum Companies in Bangladesh-A Comparative Study”, Business Review, 8 (1), pp.75-88.

Bose, T. K. and Haque, M. E. (2011), “Transformational Leadership: Concepts, Applications, Criticisms and Evaluations”, Business Review, 8 (1), pp. 40-49.

Ahmed, F., Azam, M. S & Bose, T. K. (2010), “Factors affecting the selection of tour destination in Bangladesh”, International Journal of Business and Management, 5 (3), pp. 55-61.

Bose, T. K., Nahid, A. A. & Islam, M. T. (2010), “Prospects of SMS advertising in Bangladesh”, International Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technologies, 11 (2), pp. 97-108.

Alam, M. N., Nabi, M. N. Rahman, M. M & Bose, T. K. (2010), “Assessment of power abuse practices under ethics philosophies: A case based on Khulna City”, Business Review, 7 (2), pp. 62-81.

Bose, T. K., Nahid, A.A. and Saha, R. K. (2009), “Potential Consequence of e-commerce application among SME communities in Bangladesh”, ICICT, pp. 70-78.

Rashid, M., Begum, T. Ahmed, E & Bose, T. K. (2008), “Forms and intensities of gender-inequalities: why does it exist?”, Social Change, 1 (2), pp. 75-103.



Conference Presentations:


44TH Annual Academy of International Business-UK Ireland Chapter Conference: Arranged by Academy of International Business and Henley Business School of University of Reading.

Annual Business Conference on Sustainibility: arranged by Hospitality Buisness School of Saxion University of Applied Sciences. 



Attended workshops, training, seminars:


Management doctoral retreat workshop:  with Dr James Wilson on “visualizing data”; arranged by Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Management doctoral retreat workshop:  with Dr Nathalie Mitev on “how to write your PhD thesis”; arranged by Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Management doctoral retreat workshop: with Dr Scott Hurrell on “critical realism in management research”; arranged by Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Software (NVivo) assisted qualitative data analysis training: with Dr Alvise Favotto; arranged by Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

One-to-one research training: with Professor Becky Reuber of Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto (Area Editor of Journal of International Business Studies), arranged by International Business and Enterprise Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

One-to-one research training: with Professor Patricia McDougall Covin, Professor of International Business, Kelly School of Business, Indiana University: arranged by International Business and Enterprise Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Meet-the-Editor seminar:  with Jennifer Howard-Grenville from the Academy of Management Journal; arranged by Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Meet the Editor seminar: with Professor Nelson Phillips, Editor in Chief of Journal of Management Inquiry; arranged by Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Meet the Editor seminar: with Professor Becky Reuber and Professor Ulf Anderson, Area Editors of Journal of International Business Studies; Title: Publishing, reviewing, and responding to reviews (in international business and management); arranged by International Business and Enterprise Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “Local Adaptation and the Internationalization of New Firms in Digital Markets” with Professor Becky Reuber of University of Toronto; arranged by International Business and Enterprise Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “An Old Dilemma Revisited - Seek Resources of Market Networks or State Governments? A Study of Entrepreneurial Internationalized SMEs” with Professor Pavlos Dimitratos of University of Glasgow; arranged by International Business and Enterprise Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “Subsidiary Strategic Roles:  Determinants and Evolution Drivers”: arranged by International Business and Enterprise Research Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “The interface between MNEs and SMEs: Exploratory Evidence and Reflections”: arranged by International Business and Enterprise Research Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “Japanese industry in the UK: Thatcher’s negotiation for the Nissan Sunderland plant and implications for Brexit:  Determinants and Evolution Drivers”: arranged by International Business and Enterprise Research Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “The making of a lopsided Union: Economic integration in the European Economic Community, 1957-1992”:  arranged by International Business and Enterprise Research Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “Qualitative Rigour in Management Research” with Professor Bill Harley of the University of Melbourne:  arranged by Human Resource Management & Organizational Behavior research cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “Playing the game: unpacking the rationale for organizational corruption in MNCs”: arranged by Strategy & Decision Making research cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “From PhD to paper: Managing Institutional Differences for SME Internationalization to China” with Dr Carole Couper of University of Sheffield; arranged by International Business and Enterprise Research Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “Networking pathways for internationalization: Navigating webs of relationships in pursuit of social capital” with Dr Karl Warner of Edinburgh Napier University: arranged by International Business and Enterprise Research Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “Hints and tips for a successful PhD: Reflections from an external examiner perspective” with Professor Claire Hannibal of University of Wolverhampton:  arranged by Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar:  “In search of a thesis paper: an example of an international entrepreneurship paper with guiding comments” with Professor Patricia McDougall Covin, Professor of International Business, Kelly School of Business, Indiana, University: Arrange by Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “Qualitative Research in Accounting and Management from the Lens of ANT / Performativity” with Professor Jan Mouritsen: arranged by Adam Smith Business School.

Research Seminar: “Mixed methods in Management Research” with Professor Mark Saunders of the University of Birmingham: arranged by Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “Thinking through Literature Review” with Dr Olga Kravets: arranged by Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “An Integrated Framework for Understanding the Attraction of Inward Investment” with Jonathon Slow of the Scottish Enterprises":  arranged by International Business and Enterprise Research Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “It’s a very tricky environment in which to operate”: Field straddling by global law firms in Southeast Asia” with Professor James Faulconbridge of Lancaster University Management School: arranged by International Business and Enterprise; Human Resources and Organization Behavior and Entrepreneurship Development and Political Economy clusters of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “A Non-Market Strategic Approach to Technology Standardization: A Tale of Huawei and Ericsson in NB-IoT standards competition” with Dr Dong-hyu Kim; arranged by International Business and Enterprise Research Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “Commercial Banks and European Banking Regulation: proponents or opponents? (1972-1992)” with Dr Alexis Drach; arranged by International Business and Enterprise Research Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “An Overview of Photonics SMEs Internationalization Process” with Dr Sophie Veilleux of Université Laval; arranged by International Business and Enterprise Research Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “Research Proposal on an Investigation of Digital Platform Firms’ Strategies of Innovation and Global Growth” with Dr Dong-hyu Kim; arranged by International Business and Enterprise Research Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “Understanding international variation in the use of management consultancy” with Professor Andrew Sturdy of University of Bristol; arranged by International Business and Enterprise Research Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “The impact of business service relocation on human resources” with Dr Radoslaw Malik of Warsaw School of Economics; arranged by International Business and Enterprise Research Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “Context in the Life of SMEs - The Importance of Industry” with Professor John Child of Birmingham Business School; arranged by International Business and Enterprise Research Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “Navigating the Paradox of Global Scaling” with Dr Sinéad Monaghan of Rutgers Business School; arranged by International Business and Enterprise Research Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “Political Turnover and Cross-border M&A of Chinese Firms” with Professor Jane Lu of China Europe International Business School; arranged by International Business and Enterprise Research Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “The Country of Origin Image (COI) as a Country-Specific Advantage (CSA) within the firm perspective” with Dr Mariana Suter of York Management School;  arranged by International Business and Enterprise Research Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.

Research Seminar: “Can Organizational Corruption Become Automatic?” with Professor Peter Fleming of the University of London: arranged by Strategy & Decision Making Research Cluster of Adam Smith Business School.

Research Seminar: Entrepreneurship, development & political economy research seminar with Dr Charalampos ‘Harry’ Konstantinidis, University of Massachusetts, Boston;  arranged by  Entrepreneurship, Development & Political Economy research Cluster of Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow.