Preet S. Aulakh
Professor of Strategy and International Business; Pierre Lassonde Chair in International Business
Schulich School of Business, York University
Research keywords: Asian business systems; comparative state capitalism; emerging markets; Asian business groups
Preet S. Aulakh is Professor of Strategy and the Pierre Lassonde Chair in International Business at the Schulich School of Business, York University. He holds PhD degrees in Law (Osgoode Hall Law School at York University) and Business (University of Texas at Austin), and BS (Mathematics) and MA (History) degrees from Panjab University, Chandigarh, India. Prior to joining Schulich, he taught for several years in the US, and has held visiting positions at the Indian School of Business and Indian Institute of Management Calcutta. He has published numerous articles on international alliances, technology licensing and cross-border knowledge transfers. His recent research focuses on firms from emerging economies and explores how institutional factors influence their internationalization paths. His books include Rethinking Globalization(s) (Macmillan, 1999), Mobilities of Labour and Capital in Asia (Cambridge University Press, 2020), and Coping with Global Institutional Change: A Tale of India’s Textile and Pharmaceutical Industries (Cambridge University Press, 2022).