Zhixiang (Steven) Liang is Assistant Professor of Management and teaches strategy management and international business at York University. Dr Liang received PhD in Business Administration from John Molson School of Business, Concordia University. His research interests focus on how institutional environments interact with corporate governance and strategies in different business contexts. His recent works address such issues as comparative corporate governance, business groups, market entry, and foreign direct investment. He has publications in a wide range of academic journals, including Journal of World Business, Industrial and Corporate Change. Before joining academic, Dr Liang served multiple positions in finance industry, non-profit organizations, and consulting firms in China.