Galina V. Shirokova

Professor, Department of Strategic and International Management

Academic Director of the Doctoral Program

Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship

 

 

E-mail: shirokova@gsom.pu.ru

 

 

EDUCATION AND ACADEMIC DEGREES

  • Doctor of Science (Economics), St. Petersburg State University, 2010
  • Candidate of Science (Economics), St. Petersburg State University, 1998
  • Specialist Degree (Economic Cybernetics), Rostov State University, 1992

  

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Entrepreneurial Orientation
  • Organizational Life-Cycle and Firm Growth
  • International Entrepreneurship
  • Student Entrepreneurship

 

INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

  • European Entrepreneurship Colloquium, Technical University in Munich, Germany, 2015
  • Vienna University of Economics and Business, VU-GSOM Summer University “New Business Development and Market Entry”, 2011-2014
  • Lappeenranta University of Technology, Guest lectures “Entrepreneurship Development in Russia” in course “Doing Business in Russia”, Master program, 2014-2015
  • European Entrepreneurship Colloquium, University of Cambridge, Judge Business School (UK), 2012
  • Visiting Scholar, University of Sydney, Australia, 2011
  • European Entrepreneurship Colloquium, IESE, Barcelona (Spain), 2010
  • Joint EFMD-EURAM Programme on Developing Research Managers “Creating Research Leadership in Europe”, 2010-2011, Brussels, Belgium
  • European Entrepreneurship Colloquium on Participant-Centered Learning, Harvard Business School, Boston (USA), 2007
  • Babson SEE – Symposium for Entrepreneurship Educators in Europe, St. Gallen, Switzerland,
  • Human Resource Strategy in Transforming Organisations, London Business School, UK, 2007
  • Seminar on Adizes Methodology. August 27-31, 2006. IEDC, Bled School of Management, Slovenia.
  • Internship, HEC Paris, France, 2006
  • Canada-Russia Program in Corporate Governance, Schulich School of Business, York University, Toronto, Canada, July, 2006.
  • Internships, UC Berkeley, Haas School of Business (USA), 2002, 2004, 2005, 2007

 

Membership in Professional Associations

  • Academy of Management (AOM), 2012 –.
  • European Council for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ECSB), 2010 –.
  • Strategic Management Society (SMS), 2010 –.
  • United States Association of Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE), 2010 –.
  • World Association for Case Method Research & Application (WACRA®), 2007 –.

 

OTHER PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

Journal Editor Boards

  • Associate Editor of Journal of Global Entrepreneurship Research (JGER), 2012 –.
  • Modern Competition Journal, 2013 -.
  • International Journal of Management and Marketing:  An Open Access International Journal, 2013 -.
  • International Journal of Organizational Learning and Change, 2012 -.
  • Vice-editor of Vestnik (Herald) of St. Petersburg University. Management Series, 2003-2009

 

Board Membership

  • International Advisory Board of the Amway Global Entrepreneurship Report as the Russian representative, 2014 –.
  • Member of Academic Board of St.Petersburg State University, 2013 –.
  • Research Committee of SPbSU Graduate School of Management, 2010– 2014.
  • Board of Russian Association for Entrepreneurship Education, 2007–.
  • Member of Academic Board of SPbSU Graduate School of Management, 2001-2011.

 

Consulting and training projects: Sberbank, Rosneft, Russian Railways Company, AGROIMPEX, Infotel, ROSBITKHIM, RASTRO, etc.

 

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Best Paper in Entrepreneurial Mindset Award at the United State Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE) 2017 Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, January 19-22, 2017.
  • St. Petersburg State University award in 2014 for research in nomination “For Fundamental Achievements in Research”
  • Best National Report Award “Global University Entrepreneurial Spirit Students’ Survey: Russia, 2011”, 2012
  • Testimonial Letter of Vice-Governor of St. Petersburg “For contribution in development of Presidential Programme”, 2011
  • Best Paper Award in Ethics and Entrepreneurship at the 2011 United State Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE) 2011 Conference, Hilton Head, SC, USA, 2011
  • Laureate of Gratuity “For Pedagogical Mastery” of St.Petersburg State University, 2007, 2012
  • Honorary Diploma of Russian Association of Business Education “For Substantial Contribution to the Development of Business Education”, 2010
  • Diploma of the Ministry of Education and Science of Russian Federation, 2009
  • Government Decoration “Presidential Programme for training of management cadres for organizations of national economy of Russian Federation”, 2008
  • Diploma of Committee for Manufacturing Policy and Entrepreneurship of St.Petersburg for the work at Presidential Programme, 2005, 2006
  • Research grants from Russian Science Foundation (2014-2016); Potanin Foundation (2014-2015); EERC (2010-2011); Ministry of Education and Science (2012-2013; 2010-2012); Centre for Entrepreneurship (Moscow) (2008-2009); International Scientific Foundation for Economic Research of Academic Fedorenko (2005-2006), “Eurasia” Foundation (2003-2004)

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Chapters in the books (international):

  • Shirokova G. 2015. Big Filter Company: Russian Filters in the International Market, in: Prats, Sosna, and Sysko-Romanczuk. Entrepreneurial Icebreakers: Insights and Case Studies from Internationally Successful Central and Eastern European Entrepreneurs. London: Palgrave Macmillan: 155-178.
  • Shirokova G., Tsukanova T. 2013. Internationalization of SMEs from Transition Economies: Institutional Perspectives,  in.  Etemad, H., Madsen, T.K., Rasmussen, E., Servais, P. (eds.), Current Issues in International Entrepreneurship, Edward Elgar Publishing, Northampton , Mass., 174 -198.
  • Shirokova G., Coyle W., Shatalov A. 2013. Growth Factors of Russian Entrepreneurial.  Firms. in.  Etemad, H. (ed.), The Process of Internationalization in Emerging SMEs and Emerging Economies, Edward Elgar Publishing, Northampton, Mass.,  189-211.

 

"Articles in peer review journals" International:

  • Laskovaia A., Shirokova G., Morris M. 2017. National Culture, Effectuation, and New Venture Performance: Global Evidence from Student Entrepreneurs. Small Business Economics, forthcoming.
  • Shirokova G., Tsukanova T., Morris M. 2017. The Moderating Role of National Culture in the Relationship between University Entrepreneurship Offerings and Student Start-up Activity: An Embeddedness Perspective. Journal of Small Business Management, forthcoming.
  • Shirokova G., Osiyevskyy O., Morris M., Bogatyreva K. 2017. Expertise, university infrastructure and approaches to new venture creation: Assessing students who start business. Entrepreneurship & Regional Development, forthcoming.

  • Beliaeva T., Laskovaia A., Shirokova G. 2017. Entrepreneurial Learning and Entrepreneurial Intentions: A Cross-Cultural Study of University Students. European Journal of International Management, forthcoming.

  • Morris M., Shirokova G., Tsukanova T. 2017. Student Entrepreneurship and the University Ecosystem: A Multi-Country Empirical Exploration. European Journal of International Management, 11(1): 65-85.

  • Shirokova G., Bogatyreva K., Beliaeva T., Puffer S. 2016. Entrepreneurial Orientation and Firm Performance in Different Environmental Settings: Contingency and Configurational Approaches. Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development, 23(3): 703-727.

  • Manolova T., Shirokova G., Tsukanova T., Edelman L. 2016. The Impact of Family Support on Young Entrepreneurs’ Start-Up Activities: A Family Embeddedness Perspective. Journal of Business Venturing, 31(4): 428-448.

  • Wales W., Shirokova G., Sokolova L., Stein C. 2016. Entrepreneurial Orientation in the Emerging Russian Regulatory Context: The Criticality of Interpersonal Relationships. European Journal of International Management (EJIM), 10 (3): 359-382.

  • Knatko D., Shirokova G., Bogatyreva K. 2016. Industry Choice by Young Entrepreneurs in Different Country Settings: the Role of Human and Financial Capital. Journal of Business Economics and Management, 17 (4): 613-627.

  • Shirokova G., Osiyevskyy O., Bogatyreva K. 2016. Exploring the Intention-Behavior Link in Student Entrepreneurship: Moderating Effects of Individual and Environmental Characteristics. European Management Journal, 34: 386-399.

  • Shirokova G., Bogatyreva K., Beliaeva T. 2015. Entrepreneurial Orientation of Russian Firms: the Role of External Environment. Foresight and STI Governance, 9 (3): 6–25. DOI: 10.17323/1995-459x.2015.3.6.25.

  • Michailova I., Shirokova G., Laine I. 2015. New Venture Internationalization from an Emerging Market: Unexpected Findings from Russia. Journal of East-West Business, 21 (14): 1-35.

  • Shirokova G., Vega G., Knatko D. 2015. Crossing the Threshold from Founder Management to Professional Management in Russian Firms: An Institutional Perspective. International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behaviour & Research, 21 (1) , pp.76 – 106.

  • Shirokova G., Vega G., Kozyreva T. 2014. DiPaul, Inc.: Transitioning in Measured Steps. Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice, 38(2): 427-444.

  • Shirokova G., Berezinets I., Shatalov A. 2014. Organizational Change and Firm Growth in Emerging Economies. Journal for East European Management Studies, 19 (2): 165-185.

  • Shirokova G., Vega G., Kozyreva T.: Note to Instructors: DiPaul, Inc., Transitioning in Measured Steps Introduction. ENTREPRENEURSHIP THEORY AND PRACTICE Volume: 38 Issue: 2 Special Issue: SI Pages: 444-447 Published: MAR 2014.

  • Shirokova G., Tsukanova T. 2013. Impact of the Domestic Institutional Environment on the Degree of Internationalization of SMEs from Transition Economies. International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, 14 (3): 193-204.

  • Shirokova G., Vega G., Sokolova L. 2013. Performance of Russian SMEs: Exploration, Exploitation and Strategic Entrepreneurship. Critical Perspectives on International Business, 9 (1/2): 173-203.

  • Morris M., Shirokova G., Shatalov A. 2013. The Business Model and Firm Performance: The case of Russian Food Service Ventures. Journal of Small Business Management, 51 (1): 46-65.

  • Shirokova G., McDougall-Covin P. 2012. The Role of Social Networks and Institutions in the Internationalization of Russian Entrepreneurial Firms: Do they matter? Journal of International Entrepreneurship, 10 (3): 177- 199.

  • Shirokova G., Sklyar T. 2012. ONA Clinic: Entrepreneurship in Healthcare. International Journal for Case Method Research and Application, 24 (1): 38-47.

  • Shirokova G., Knatko D., Vega G. 2011. The Influence of Institutional Environment on CEO Succession: Evidence from Russian Companies. Journal of Ethics & Entrepreneurship, 1 (1): 41-59.

  • Shirokova G., Shatalov A. 2010. Factors of New Venture Performance in Russia. Management Research Review, 33 (5): 484-498.

  • Tsyganova T., Shirokova G. 2010. Gender Differences in Entrepreneurship: Evidence from GEM data. Organizations and Markets in Emerging Economies, 1 (1): 120-141.

  • Shirokova G., Vega G. 2009. The Untsiya Company: Business Development in Russia. The Case Journal, 6 (1): 57-79.

  • Shirokova G. 2009. Organisational life-cycle: The Characteristics of Developmental Stages in Russian Companies Created from Scratch. Journal for East European Management Studies, 14 (1): 65-85.

  • Shirokova G. 2008. Chainaya Lozhka (Teaspoon) Company. Asian Journal of Management Cases, 5: 89-109.

  • Shirokova G., Knatko D. 2008. Founder Influences the Development of Organizations: A Comparison between Founder and Non-Founder Managed Russian Firms. Journal of Business Economics and Management, 9 (2): 91-95.

 

"Articles in peer review journals" National:

  • Bogatyreva K., Shirokova G. 2017. Entrepreneurial intention-behavior translation: The case of Russian students. Foresight, forthcoming.

  • Ivvonen L., Shirokova G. 2016. Strategic Entrepreneurship: Essence and main Research Directions. Vestnik of Saint Petersburg State University. Management Series, 4, forthcoming.

  • Shirokova G., Skaletsky E. 2016. The Main Directions of Firm Growth Research: Findings from Literature Review. Journal of Modern Competition, 2: 79-108.

  • Beliaeva T., Laskovaia A., Shirokova G. 2016. Entrepreneurial learning and students' entrepreneurial intentions: The role of national culture. Russian Management Journal, 14(1): 59–86.

  • Beliaeva T., Shirokova G. 2015. Firms’ strategic orientations: origins of the concept and the main stages of development. Problems of Theory and Practice of Management, 10:71-76.

  • Shirokova G., Tsukanova T., Bogatyreva K. 2015. University environment and student entrepreneurial activity: the role of business experience and entrepreneurial self-efficacy. Educational Studies 3: 171-207.

  • Shirokova G., Tsukanova T., Bogatyreva K. 2015. Antecedents of students’ entrepreneurial intentions in Russia. Vestnik of Saint Petersburg State University. Management Series, 3: 21-46.

  • Shirokova G., Bogatyreva K., Beliaeva T. 2015. Entrepreneurial orientation of Russian firms: the role of external environment. Foresight, (3): 6-25.

  • Shirokova G., Beliaeva T. 2015. Students‘ Entrepreneurial intentions: Concept and Main Research Approaches. Modern Competition, 9 (2): 5-31.

  • Shirokova G. V., Laskovaya A. K. 2015. Effectuation concept: Stages of development and main research directions. Vestnik of Saint Petersburg State University. Management Series. 2: 3-38.

  • Bogatyreva K., Shirokova G. 2015. Entrepreneurial orientation: stages of development and main research directions. Russian Management Journal, 13(1): 65-90.

  • Bystrova Y., Shirokova G. 2014. What do we know about new ventures? Definitions, characteristics and factors influencing their growth. Modern Competition, 48 (6): 61-93.

  • Shirokova G., Bogatyreva K., Galkina T. 2014. Effectuation and causation: relationship between university infrastructure and behavioral choice in new venture creation by student-entrepreneurs. Russian Management Journal, 12 (3): 59-86.

  • Shirokova G., Bystrova Y. 2014. Organizational change as success factors of Russian new ventures. Vestnik of Saint Petersburg State University. Management series, 2: 60-99.

  • Shirokova G., Bogatyreva K. 2014. Interrelationship of entrepreneurial orientation and firm performance: Evidence from longitudinal study of Russian SMEs. Vestnik of Saint Petersburg State University. Management Series, 1: 3-27.

  • Sedov V., Shirokova G. Entrepreneurial Education: me myth or reality? Financial life, 2014.

  • Shirokova G.V., Storchevoy M.A. 2013. The Influence of Social Networks on Russian Entrepreneurial Firms Internationalization. Vestnik of Saint Petersburg State University. Management series, 2: 53-80.

  • Shirokova G.V., Zibarev I.A. 2013. Internationalization of entrepreneurial firms from emerging countries: Russian experience. Vestnik of Saint Petersburg State University. Management Series, 1: 69-109

  • Shirokova G.V., Sokolova L.S. 2013. Formation of entrepreneurial orientation in Russian SMEs: the role of Iistitutional environment. Russian Management Journal, 11 (2): 25-50

  • Shirokova G.V., Tsukanova T.V. 2013. Internationalization of Russian SMEs: integrative analysis approach. Modern Competition, 39 (3): 73-86

  • Shirokova G.V. 2012. Entrepreneurial orientation: Concept roots and main research approaches. Russian Management Journal, 10 (3): 55-72

  • Shirokova G.V., Tsukanova T.V. 2012. The Influence of institutional environment on the degree of SMEs internationalization from transition economies. Vestnik of Saint Petersburg State University. Management Series, 1: 27-56

  • Shirokova G.V., Ezhova Y.S. 2012. Intrapreneurship in Russian companies: Formation, development, perspectives. Russian Management Journal, 10 (1): 117-140

  • Shirokova G.V. 2012. Entrepreneurship Education in Russia: Factors of students’ entrepreneurial spirit formation. Business Education, 1 (31):35-40.

  • Shirokova G.V., Sokolova L. S. 2011. Strategic entrepreneurship: Research approaches and Russian practice: Evidence from Russian SMEs. Vestnik of Saint Petersburg State University. Management Series, 3: 32–59

  • Shirokova G.V., Knatko D.M. 2011. Influence of institutional business environment on owner’s decision to delegate authority to a hired CEO: Experience of Russian firms. Vestnik of Saint Petersburg State University. Management Series, 1: 56-76.

  • Kulikov A., Shirokova G. 2010. Intra-firm orientations and their influence on firm growth: The case of Russian SMEs. Russian Management Journal, 8 (3): 3-34.

  • Shirokova G., Berezinetz I., Shatalov A. 2010. Influence of organizational change on firm growth. Problems of Theory and Practice of Management, 3: 100-109

  • Shirokova G. V., Arepieva M. A., Molodtsova, M. Yu. 2009. The influence of social network at the different stages of entrepreneurial firm development: Analysis of the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor Data in Russia. Vestnik of Saint Petersburg State University. Management Series, 3: 3-31.

 

Monographs:

  • The Antecedents of Students’ Entrepreneurial Activity: Collective monograph / G. V. Shirokova (scientific ed..); T.V. Beliaeva, K.A. Bogatyreva, D.M. Knatko, A.K. Laskovaia, T.S. Manolova, M.G. Morris, O.V. Osiyevskyy, T.V. Tsukanova, G.V. Shirokova, L.F. Edelman; St. Petersburg state Univ. - SPb .: Publishing House, St. Petersburg State University Press, 2016. - 344 p.
  • Shirokova G. 2007. Organizational Life-Cycle: Concepts and Russian Practice. 2007. St.Petersburg., SPbSU.

 

Textbooks:

  • Shirokova G. 2011. Management of Entrepreneurial Firm, St. Petersburg, SPbSU Graduate School of Management.
  • Shirokova G. 2006. Change Management in Russian companies,  St.Petersburg., SPbSU.

 

Articles in Professional Journals:  

  • Liberman I. 2006. “Growing Pains” of Developmental Companies: Case of Chainay Lozhka Company”. Personnel-Mix. 11-12, (in Russian).
  • Shirokova G., Chaika V. 2006. The Wheel of Change. Management of Growth. 2006. No. 2 (with V. Chaika) (in Russian).

 

National Research Reports:

  • Shirokova G., Bogatyreva K., Beliaeva T., Tsukanova T., Laskovaia A. 2016. Global University Entrepreneurial Spirit Students' Survey (GUESSS). National Report. Russia 2016. St. Petersburg, Publishing Centre “NP-Print”, 48 p.
  • Shirokova G., Tsukanova T., Bogatyreva K. 2014. Global University Entrepreneurial Spirit Students' Survey (GUESSS): National Report., Russia. St. Petersburg: Publishing Centre “Graduate School of Management”.
  • Shirokova G., Kulikova A. 2011. Global University Entrepreneurial Spirit Student’s Survey: National Report, Russia 2011, SPbU GSOM.

 

Published Cases:

 

International: 

  • Shirokova G., Shatalov A., Coyle W. Dve Palochki: A Non-Japanese Restaurant of Japanese Cuisine (Case) / The European Case Clearing House (ECCH). – 2009. – № 309-261-1. – p.p. 21
  • Shirokova G.V. The Kroshka-Kartoshka Company in St Petersburg: An Attempt to Win the Northern Capital Market (Case) /  The European Case Clearing House (ECCH). - 2009. - № 309-033-1. – pp. 24.          
  • Shirokova G., Shatalov A.  The Rakurs Company: Knowledge Management in a Growth Phase of an Entrepreneurial Firm (Case) /  The European Case Clearing House (ECCH). - 2009. - № 309-012-1. – pp. 17.
  • Shirokova G., Knatko D.  AVENTIN: How to Avoid Founder’s Trap (Case) / The European Case Clearing House (ECCH). - 2009. - № 309-259-1. – pp. 16.
  • Shirokova G.V.  Sweet Life  (Case) / G.V. Shirokova. - The European Case Clearing House (ECCH). - 2009. - № 309-260-1. – pp. 16
  • Shirokova G.V., Kozyreva T., Sklyar, T. “Beauty, Health and Sexuality”. Entrepreneurship in Health Care  (Case) / The European Case Clearing House (ECCH). - 2009. - № 809-043-1. – pp. 15
  • Ilina Y., Shirokova G.V. ZAO Avesta: Development of an Entrepreneurial Company in the Russian Insurance Market  (Case) /  The European Case Clearing House (ECCH). - 2009. - № 809-044-1. – pp. 15
  • Shirokova G.V. The Metro Cash & Carry Company’s Strategy in the Russian Market (Case) / G.V. Shirokova. — The European Case Clearing House (ECCH). — 2007. —  № 307–451–1.
  • Shirokova G.V., Verkhovskaya O.R. A Russian MacDonald’s — Fantasy or Reality: Managing the Growth of Chainaya Lozhka Company / The European Case Clearing House (ECCH) # 307–176–1.
  • Shirokova G.V., Kozyreva N.P., Kozyreva T.P.  ‘Business @ the Speed of Thought’ in Russia: Management of Change in Digital Design Company / The European Case Clearing House (ECCH) # 307–177–1. — 1,8 п.л.
  • Shirokova G.V., Chaika V.A. Laboratory of Management: The Transfomation of Lubimy Kray Confectionery Company / The European Case Clearing House (ECCH) # 307–178–1.

 

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES

  • International Conference “Education for Future Entrepreneurs: Formation and Development of Professional Entrepreneurial Skills”, Moscow, Russia, November 17-18, 2016. Paper: Shirokova G., Tsukanova T., Morris M. “University Role in Formation if Students’ Entrepreneurial Activity: Moderating Effect of National Culture”.

  • XXX Research in Entrepreneurship and Small Business (RENT), Antwerp, Belgium, November 16-18, 2016. Papers: Shirokova G., Laskovaia A., Morris M., Osiyevskyy O. “The Venture Cognitive Logic–Performance Link in Different Institutional Environments”; Bogatyreva K., Shirokova G., Osiyevskyy O. “Bridging intention-action gap in student entrepreneurship: the role of formal institutions”.

  • I International Research Conference “Entrepreneurship and Innovations at Pacific Rim Markets” , Vladivostok, Russia, November 15, 2016. Paper: Edelman L., Manolova T., Shirokova G., Tsukanova T.: “Student entrepreneurship in emerging markets: Can family help overcome the institutional voids?”

  • 2016 GSOM Emerging Markets Conference: Business and Government Perspectives, St. Petersburg, Russia, October 6-8, 2016. Papers: Bogatyreva K., Shirokova G., Osiyevskyy O. “The role of formal institutions in intention-behavior translation: the case of student entrepreneurship”; Shirokova G., Laskovaia A., Morris M., Osiyevskyy O. “Effectuation and/or Causation: What Cognitive Logic One Should Foster in Different Institutional Settings?”; Shirokova G., Laskovaia A., Osiyevskyy O. “The interactive effects of venture cognitive logic and institutional environment on venture performance”; Shirokova G., Beliaeva T., Gafforova G. “The Role of Strategic Orientations in Managing Economic Crisis: An Empirical Examination of Russian SMEs”; Shirokova G., Ivvonen L., Gafforova E. “The role of strategic entrepreneurship in performance of Russian SMEs during the economic crisis”.

  • The ESU (Entrepreneurship Summer University) 2016 Doctoral Workshop and Conference, Lyon, France, September 11-17, 2016. Papers: Shirokova G., Laskovaia A. “Venture cognitive logic-firm performance relationship in emerging market context: Evidence from Russian SMEs”; Shirokova G., Beliaeva T., Wales W., Gafforova G. “Strategic Orientations during Economic Crisis: Stay Focused or Adopt a Broader Strategic Direction?”.

  • Academy of Management 2016 Annual Meeting, Anaheim, California, USA, August 5-9, 2016. Papers: Edelman, L., Manolova, T., Shirokova, G., Tsukanova, T. "Student Entrepreneurship in Emerging Markets: Can Family Help Overcome Institutional Voids?"; Laskovaia A., Shirokova G. “Effectuation, causation and new venture performance: The moderating role of national culture”.

  • International Council for Small Business World Conference (ICSB) 2016, New York, USA, June 15-18, 2016. Paper: Bogatyreva K., Shirokova G., Osiyevskyy O. “Intention-behavior translation in student entrepreneurship: an institutional perspective”.

  • 36th Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Bodø, Norway, June 8-11, 2016. Paper: Edelman, L., Manolova, T., Shirokova, G., Tsukanova, T. “Women Nascent Entrepreneurs in Ecosystems: The Importance of University and Family”.

  • The 4th Effectuation Conference 2016, Bodø, Norway, June 5-7, 2016. Paper: Laskovaia A., Morris M., Shirokova G. “Effectuation, causation and new venture performance: The moderating role of national culture”.

  • UNESCO Conference on Rethinking and Foresight in the Iranian Teaching and Learning System, in View of the Rapid Contemporary Global Changes, Tehran, Iran, February 22-23, 2016. Paper: Shirokova G., Tsukanova T., Morris M. “The Moderating Role of National Culture in the Relationship between University Offerings and Student Start-up Activities: An Embeddedness Perspective”.

  • ICE 2016, Tehran, Iran, February 20-21, 2016. Papers: Shirokova G., Bogatyreva K., Beliaeva T., Puffer S. “As different as chalk and cheese? The entrepreneurial orientation-performance relationship in SMEs in an emerging and developed economy”.

  • USASBE 2016, San-Diego, USA, January 7-11, 2016. Papers: Shirokova G., Tsukanova T., Morris M. “The Moderating Role of National Culture in the Relationship between University Offerings and Students’ Start-up Activities: An Embeddedness Perspective”; Osiyevskyy O., Bogatyreva K., Shirokova G. “Cultural contingencies in intention-behavior translation in student entrepreneurship: Do they matter?”

  • Research Workshop, Amsterdam Centre for Entrepreneurship (AcE), Faculty of Economics and Business Administration (FEWEB), VU University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, December 17, 2015. Paper: Shirokova G., Bogatyreva K., Beliaeva T., Puffer S. “Entrepreneurial Orientation in Different Environmental Settings: a Comparative Cross-Country Study”.

  • RENT XXIX – Research in Entrepreneurship and Small Business Conference, Zagreb, Croatia, November 18-20, 2015. Papers: Bogatyreva K., Shirokova G., Osiyevsky O. “Exploring the Intention-Behavior Link in Student Entrepreneurship”.
  • 2015 GSOM Emerging Markets Conference: Business and Government Perspectives”, October 15-17, 2015. Papers: Knatko D., Shirokova G., Bogatyreva K. “Industry Choice in Entrepreneurship: the Role of Resources and Country-Related Contingencies”; Tsukanova T., Shirokova G., Morris M. “The Role of National Culture and University Context in Fostering Student Start-up Activities: Embeddedness Perspective”.
  • 2015 SMS (Strategic Management Society) 35 Annual International Conference, Denver, USA, 2-6 October 2015. Papers: Edelman L., Manolova T., Tsukanova T., Shirokova G. “Overcoming institutional voids: The impact of family support on youth entrepreneurship in emerging markets”; Beliaeva T., Laskovaia A., Shirokova G. “Exploring the Relationship between Entrepreneurship Education and Students’ Entrepreneurial Intentions: the Moderating Role of National Culture”.
  • Academy of Management 2015 Annual Meeting, Vancouver, Canada, August 7-11. Papers: Shirokova G., Puffer S., Bogatyreva K., Beliaeva T. “Entrepreneurial Orientation in Different Environmental Settings: a Comparative Cross-Country Study”, Manolova T., Shirokova G., Tsukanova T., Edelman L. “The Impact of Family Support on Young Entrepreneurs' Start-Up Activities”
  •  Academy of International Business (AIB) 2015 Annual Meeting, June 26 – July 1 2015, Bangalore, India. Papers:  Manolova T., Shirokova G., Edelman L., Tsukanova T. “Family support and young entrepreneurs’ start-up activities in an emerging and developed economy context:  an empirical exploration”; Michailova I., Shirokova G., Laine I. “Explaining the degree and scope of internationalization of Russian new ventures” .
  • USASBE 29th Annual Conference, January 21-26 2015, Tampa, USA. Papers:  Shirokova G., Bogatyreva K., Belyeva T. “Entrepreneurial orientation in different environmental settings: A comparative cross-country study”; Shirokova G., Osiyevskyy O., Morris M., Bogatyreva K. “Expertise, University Infrastructure and Cognitive Logic: Assessing Students Who Start Ventures”
  • RENT XXVIII – Research in Entrepreneurship and Small Business Conference, Luxembourg, Luxembourg,  November 19-21, 2014. Papers: Shirokova G., Bogatyreva K., Belyaeva T. “Entrepreneurial orientation in different environmental settings: A comparative cross-country study”; Iakovleva T., Shirokova G., Tsukanova T. “Impact of University Context on entrepreneurial intentions: the case of Russia”
  • 2014 SMS (Strategic Management Society) 34 Annual International Conference, Madrid, Spain, 19-24 September, 2014. Paper: Shirokova G., Bogatyreva K., Galkina T. «University Entrepreneurial Environment as an Antecedent of Causal and Effectual Reasoning of Student Entrepreneurs»
  • Academy of Management 2014 Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, USA, August 1-5, 2014, Paper: Romanova-Stettler T., Shirokova G., Bogatyreva K., Baldauf A. “A Longitudinal cross-country study of entrepreneurial orientation”
  • ICSB 2014 World Conference (International Council for Small Business), Dublin, Ireland, June 10-15, 2014. Paper: Shirokova G., Bogatyreva K., Galkina T. “Influence of University Infrastructure on Effectual and Causal Reasoning of Student Entrepreneurs”.
  • 2014 EFMD Entrepreneurship Education Conference, Babson College, USA, 23-25 February. Participation as a panelist discussant at “Entrepreneurial University Framework”
  • Australian Centre for Entrepreneurship (ACE) Research Exchange Conference 2014, Sidney, Australia, 4-7 February, 2014. Paper: Shirokova G., Germain R. “Antecedents and performance outcomes of Entrepreneurial Orientation in emerging market context”
  • 2013 SMS (Strategic Management Society) 33d Annual International Conference, Atlanta, USA, 28 September – October 1, 2013. Paper: Shirokova G., Germain R. Antecedents and performance outcomes of Entrepreneurial Orientation in emerging market firms.
  • 2013 AIB (Academy of International Business) Special Meeting Moscow, Russia, September 19-20. Papers: Shirokova G., Tsukanova “Internationalization intentions of Russian SMEs: determinants and outcomes”, Mihailova I., Shirokova G., Zibarev I. “Explaining new ventures internationalization from emerging economies: Case of Russia”.
  • Academy of Management 2013 Annual Meeting,Orlando, USA, August 9-13, 2013, Paper: Shirokova G., Meisik S. “Developing corporate entrepreneurship: a longitudinal study of Russian SME”
  • 2013 Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference, EMLYON, France, Lyon, June 5-8, 2013. Paper: «Multi-dimensional view on entrepreneurial orientation: a longitudinal cross-country study of environmental and performance effects» 
  • 2013 EFMD Entrepreneurship Conference, Madrid, Spain, March 4-5 2013. Paper: Shirokova G., Sokolova L.  “Exploring the antecedents of entrepreneurial orientation in Russian SMEs: The role of institutional environment”
  • RENT XXVI – Research in Entrepreneurship and Small Business Conference, Lyon, France, November 21 – 23. 2012. Paper: Shirokova G., Sokolova L. Entrepreneurial orientation of Russian SMEs: The role of institutional environment.
  • 2012 SMS (Strategic Management Society) 32nd Annual International Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, October 6-10, 2012. Papers: Shirokova G., Sokolova L. Institutional Environment and Entrepreneurial Orientation in Emerging Markets"; Shirokova G., Vega G., But I. Comparison of Social Network Influence on Birth and Survival Stages of Entrepreneurial firm: Evidence from Russian GEM Data
  • Academy of Management 2012 Annual Meeting, Boston, USA, August 3-9. Paper: Shirokova G., Knatko D., Vega G. “Separation of management and control in SMEs from emerging markets: the role of institutions”

Courses taught at GSOM

  • Entrepreneurship (EMBA Program)
  • Change Management (EMBA, Executive Education Programs)
  • Methods of Qualitative Research (Doctoral Program)
  • Research Seminar (Master Program)