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COLOVIC Ana

HDR (Authorization to supervise research), Business Administration

Ana Colovic, PhD, HDR is Full Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship at NEOMA Business School. Her research interests include business models, industrial clusters, inter-firm networks, entrepreneurial innovation, internationalisation, and innovation policy. She has held several visiting research positions in the UK, USA and Japan. She has been involved in projects focusing on cluster policies in several countries. She has conducted research at the National Institute for Science and Technology Policy (Tokyo, Japan), and the National Association for Technological Research (Paris, France). She is a fellow of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science. Ana has published in academic journals such as European Management Review, Entrepreneurship & Regional Development, Journal of Business Research, Journal of World Business, Long Range Planning and Management and Organization Review.

Areas of research

  • Business models
  • Innovation
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Internationalisation
  • Innovation policy

Recent academic contributions

  • COLOVIC, A., M. SCHRUOFFENEGER, "Entrepreneuring for deprived urban communities: exploring the role of micro-entrepreneurship", European Management Review, March 2021
  • COLOVIC, A., "Leadership and business model innovation in late internationalizing SMEs", Long Range Planning, February 2021
    DOI : 10.1016/j.lrp.2021.102083
  • COLOVIC, A., M.SCHRUOFFENEGER, "Institutional voids and business model innovation: how grassroots social businesses advance deprived communities in emerging economies" Forthcoming Management and Organization Review

Academic Journals

  • COLOVIC, A., M. SCHRUOFFENEGER, "Entrepreneuring for deprived urban communities: exploring the role of micro-entrepreneurship", European Management Review, March 2021
  • COLOVIC, A., "Leadership and business model innovation in late internationalizing SMEs", Long Range Planning, February 2021
    DOI : 10.1016/j.lrp.2021.102083
  • COLOVIC, A., M.SCHRUOFFENEGER, "Institutional voids and business model innovation: how grassroots social businesses advance deprived communities in emerging economies" Forthcoming Management and Organization Review
  • COLOVIC, A., S.MEHROTRA , "Lifelong activism and women’s entrepreneurship: How a social movement organization improves conditions for self-employed women in India", European Business Review, September 2020, vol. 32, no. 5, pp. 937-958
    DOI : 10.1108/EBR-09-2019-0215
  • COLOVIC, A., L.CHALENÇON , O.LAMOTTE, U.MAYRHOFER, "La réputation de l’acquéreur et la réaction des marchés financiers à l’annonce de fusions-acquisitions internationales" Forthcoming Management International
  • COLOVIC, A., C.WILLIAMS, "Group Culture, Gender Diversity and Organizational Innovativeness: Evidence from Serbia", Journal of Business Research, March 2020, vol. 110, pp. 282-291
    DOI : 10.1016/j.jbusres.2019.12.046
  • AHWOREGBA, A., A.COLOVIC, "Embedded Opportunities and Conflict of Subsidiary Initiatives", Journal of Organizational Change Management, February 2020, vol. 33, no. 1, pp. 83-99
    DOI : 10.1108/JOCM-04-2019-0085
  • COLOVIC, A., "Cluster connectivity and inter-cluster alliance portfolio configuration in knowledge-intensive industries", M@n@gement, December 2019, vol. 22, no. 4, pp. 619-635
  • COLOVIC, A., S.HENNERON, M.HUETTINGER, R.KAZLAUSKAITE, "Corporate Social Responsibility and SMEs: Evidence from a transition and a developed economy", European Business Review, August 2019, vol. 31, no. 5, pp. 785-810
  • COLOVIC, A., O.ESCOBAR, O.LAMOTTE, P.-X.MESCHI , "Multinational Enterprises, Local Firms, and Employee Human Rights Violation in the Workplace: Evidence from Mexico", Multinational Business Review, September 2019, vol. 27, no. 3, pp. 247-265
    DOI : 10.1108/MBR-06-2017-0037
  • COLOVIC, A., S.HENNERON, "Corporate Social Responsibility and SME internationalization: Insights from the food industry", Management International, December 2018, vol. 22, no. Spécial, pp. 30-41
  • WILLIAMS, C., A.COLOVIC, J.ZHU, "Integration-responsiveness, local hires and subsidiary performance amidst turbulence: Insights from a survey of Chinese subsidiaries", Journal of World Business, November 2017, vol. 52, no. 6, pp. 842-853
    DOI : 10.1016/j.jwb.2017.09.006
  • WILLIAMS, C., A.COLOVIC, J.ZHU, "Foreign market knowledge, country sales breadth and innovative performance of emerging market firms", International Journal of Innovation Management, December 2016, vol. 20, no. 6, pp. 1650059-1 - 1650059-25
  • DABIC, M., A.COLOVIC, O.LAMOTTE, M.PAINTER-MORLAND, S.BROZOVIC, "Industry-specific CSR: Analysis of 20 years of research", European Business Review, May 2016, vol. 28, no. 3, pp. 250-273
    DOI : 10.1108/EBR-06-2015-0058
  • CHALENÇON, L., A.COLOVIC, O.LAMOTTE, U.MAYRHOFER, "Reputation, E-Reputation, and Value-Creation of Mergers and Acquisitions", International Studies of Management and Organization, January 2017, vol. 47, no. 1, pp. 4-22
    DOI : 10.1080/00208825.2017.1241086
  • COLOVIC, A., O.LAMOTTE, "Technological environment and technology entrepreneurship: A cross-country analysis", Creativity and Innovation Management, 2015, vol. 24, no. 4, pp. 617-628
  • COLOVIC, A., O.LAMOTTE, "Early internationalization of new ventures from emerging countries: The case of transition economies", M@n@gement, January 2015, vol. 18, no. 1, pp. 8-30
  • COLOVIC, A., O.LAMOTTE, "The role of formal industry clusters in the internationalization of new ventures", European Business Review, September 2014, no. 5, pp. 449-470
  • COLOVIC, A., O.LAMOTTE, "Innovation and internationalization of young entrepreneurial firms", Management International, September 2013, vol. 18, no. 1, pp. 87- 103
  • COLOVIC, A., O.LAMOTTE, "Do demographics influence aggregate entrepreneurship?", Applied Economics Letters, June 2013, vol. 20, no. 20, pp. 1206-1210
  • COLOVIC, A., "Le rôle des pôles de compétitivité dans l’internationalisation des petites et moyennes entreprises : une étude exploratoire", Management International, September 2013, vol. 18, no. 1, pp. 138-152
  • COLOVIC, A., O.LAMOTTE, "Entrepreneurs seniors et innovation. Une étude sur données individuelles", Revue Française de Gestion, October 2012, no. 227, pp. 127-141
  • COLOVIC, A., "Territorial systems and relocation: Insights from eight cases in Japan", Entrepreneurship & Regional Development, August 2012, vol. 24, no. 7-8, pp. 589-617
    DOI : 10.1080/08985626.2012.710258
  • COLOVIC, A., U.MAYRHOFER, "La reconfiguration de l’espace mondial et les stratégies de localisation des firmes multinationales", Management International, September 2011, vol. 16, no. 1
  • COLOVIC, A., E.DELATTRE, "Memory and perception of brand mentions and placement of brands in songs", International Journal of Advertising, December 2009, vol. 28, no. 5, pp. 807-842
  • COLOVIC, A., "La grande transformation des PME japonaises: le rôle central des compétences", Revue Française de Gestion, May 2008, vol. 34, no. 182, pp. 45-61
  • COLOVIC, A., "Co-évolution et adaptabilité des réseaux: études de cas et simulation", Revue Française de Gestion, May 2006, vol. 32, no. 164, pp. 119-140

Book chapter

  • COLOVIC, A., O.LAMOTTE, M. C.BAYON, "Technology Adoption and Product Innovation by Third-Age Entrepreneurs: Evidence from GEM Data" in Handbook of Research on Elderly Entrepreneurship., Adnane Maâlaoui Ed., Springer International Publishing, pp. 111-124, 2019
  • COLOVIC, A., G.GUALLINO, "Julian Birkinshaw. Optimiser la création de valeur au niveau global" in Les grands auteurs en Management international., Mayrhofer U. Ed., Collection Grands auteurs, pp. 259-277, 2014
  • COLOVIC, A., O.LAMOTTE, "L'innovation, défi majeur pour la croissance de demain" in Regards sur un XXIe siècle en mouvement., Thomas Porcher Ed., Ellipses Marketing, 2012
  • COLOVIC, A., "Towards a better understanding of multinational enterprises' R&D location choices" in Global outsourcing and Offshoring, an Integrated Approach to Theory and Corporate Strategy., Contractor F., Kumar V., Kundu S.K., Pedersen T. Eds, Cambridge University Press, 2010
  • COLOVIC, A., M.CARTIER, "Kiryu, Suwa-Okaya, Higashi Osaka et Hitachi: quatre districts industriels japonais face à la concurrence" in Cas en management stratégique. Autour du diagnostic., Joffre O., Plé L. et Simon E. Eds, Collection Etudes de cas, 2007
  • COLOVIC, A., A.MATSUMOTO, "Small Firm Networks - The Case of Industrial Districts in Japan" in Co-operation and Competition: "Co-opetition", The Organization of the Future., Zineldin, M. Eds, Studentlitteratur, pp. 109-116, 2002

Books

  • COLOVIC, A., Les réseaux de PME dans les districts industriels au Japon , Collection Intelligence économique, 2011

Academic conferences

  • ASSEFA, D., B.MISGANAW, A.COLOVIC, "Is Starting Unregistered Beneficial for Firms? The Moderating Role of Institutional Context" in Academy of Management Annual Meeting, 2020
    DOI : 10.5465/AMBPP.2020.17683abstract
  • COLOVIC, A., B.MISGANAW, D.ASSEFA, "Is starting and staying unregistered beneficial for firms in developing countries? The moderating role of the institutional context" in 10th annual conference of Atlas-AFMI, 2020, France
  • LIAO, T.-C., A.COLOVIC, "Learning-by-exporting and SMEs: the effect of the open search strategy and market-oriented information" in European International Business Academy, 2020, online conference, Viena, Austria
  • COLOVIC, A., B.MISGANAW, D.ASSEFA, "What role do firms that started out unregistered play in global value chains? Testing the “liability of informality” hypothesis" in EIBA 2020 online conference, 2020, Viena, Austria
  • CALOFFI, A., F.ROSSI, M.RUSSO, A.COLOVIC, "The changing role of public intermediaries in the context of emerging digital technologies: evidence from France and the UK" in R&D Management Conference, 2019, Paris, France
  • COLOVIC, A., "Effectuation and Social Value Creation: Evidence from an Emerging Economy" in Atlas-AFMI 2019, 2019, Fribourg, Germany
  • COLOVIC, A., J.-C.GESSLER, U.MAYRHOFER, "The Impact of Knowledge Sharing on SME Internationalization" in 45th European International Business Academy Conference, 2019, Leeds, 13-15 December, United Kingdom
  • COLOVIC, A., O.LAMOTTE, L.CHALENÇON, U.MAYRHOFER, "How Do Reputation and International Experience Influence the Choice of Cross-border Acquisitions?" in 45th European International Business Academy Conference, 2019, Leeds, 13-15 December, United Kingdom
  • COLOVIC, A., C.WILLIAMS, "Moderating effect of diversity on the relationship between group culture and innovativeness: Evidence from a transition economy" in SASE conference, 2018, Kyoto, Japan
  • COLOVIC, A., "Leadership, business model innovation and SME internationalization" in iBEGIN Conference, 2017, Venice, Italy
  • COLOVIC, A., O.LAMOTTE, "Corruption and Exports: Firm-Level Evidence from Transition Economies" in Conference European International Business Academy (EIBA), University of Uppsala, 2014, Sweden
  • COLOVIC, A., O.LAMOTTE, "Are senior entrepreneurs innovative? Evidence from GEM data" in Global Entrepreneurship Monitor Research conference "Entrepreneurship & Economic Development", 2013, Spain
  • COLOVIC, A., "Co-evolution and Networks Adaptation : What Can We Learn from Biology?" in Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management (AoM), 2006, United States
  • COLOVIC, A., "Co-évolution et adaptabilité des réseaux: études de cas et simulation" in 15ème conférence de l'Association Internationale de Management Stratégique (AIMS), 2006, France
  • COLOVIC, A., "What direction should the cluster policy take - Top-down implementation or bottom-up emergence?: The case of Japan" in Uddevalla Symposium, 2003, Sweden

Dissemination activity

  • CALOFFI, A., A.COLOVIC, F.ROSSI, M.RUSSO, "Mapping the roles of intermediaries in the Internet of Things in Europe" in The 61st Annnual Conference of the Italian Economic Association, October 20-23, 2020, Online conference, Italy Coauthorspresented
  • DU, H.-S., A.COLOVIC, "The performance effects of multinational firms' FDI global city location strategy" in AIB Annual Conference, 2020, Miami, United States
  • COLOVIC, A., A.CALOFFI, F.ROSSI, M.RUSSO, "Innovation intermediaries in the context of emerging digital technologies" in Innovation intermediaries and emerging digital technologies: policy and practice, CIMR, Birkbeck, 2020, London, United Kingdom
  • COLOVIC, A., A.CALOFFI, F.ROSSI, M.RUSSO, "Technological Revolutions and Policy Evolution: The Case of Innovation Intermediaries in the Context of Emerging Digital Technologies" in 5th Geography of Innovation Conference, 2020, Stavanger, Norway Coauthorspresented
  • DU, H.-S., A.COLOVIC, "The performance effects of multinatonal firms' FDI global city location strategy" in Strategic Management Society Special Conference, 2019, Frankfurt, Germany
  • ROSSI, F., A.CALOFFI, A.COLOVIC, M.RUSSO, "Technological Revolutions and Policy Evolution: The Case of Publicly Funded Innovation Intermediaries in the Context of Emerging Digital Technologies" in Regional Studies Association Winter Conference, 2019, London, United Kingdom
  • CALOFFI, A., A.COLOVIC, F.ROSSI, M.RUSSO, "How should policy adapt to knowledge co-creation in the digital age? Evidence from public innovation intermediaries in the UK and France" in Digital Innovation in agriculture and beyond: Policy insights, OECD-CREA Workshop, September 23-24, 2019, Rome, Italy Coauthorspresented
  • COLOVIC, A., "Leadership, business model innovation and internationalization performance of late internationalizing firms" in Sino-Euro Forum for Management and Innovation under Globalization, Nankai Business School, October 19, 2019, Tianjin, China
  • COLOVIC, A., O.LAMOTTE, "Corruption and Exports : Firm-Level Evidence from Transition" in 1ère journée de recherche en Management Export, 2017, ESC, Paris, France
  • CHALENÇON, L., A.COLOVIC, O.LAMOTTE, U.MAYRHOFER, "How does reputation impact the reaction of financial markets to cross-border M&As?" in 45th Academy of International Business (UK & Ireland chapter) annual conference, 2018, Birmingham, United Kingdom Coauthorspresented
  • COLOVIC, A., O.LAMOTTE, "Leadership, business model innovation and internationalization performance of late internationalizing firms" in 8e conférence Atlas - AFMI, 2018, Paris, France
  • MESCHI, P.-X., A.COLOVIC, O.LAMOTTE, O.ESCOBAR, "Multinational Enterprises and Human Rights Violation in Emerging Economies: Behaving like Janus or Prometheus?" in Academy of International Business UK & Ireland Chapter, 2017, Reading, UK, United Kingdom
  • COLOVIC, A., "Corruption and Exports: Firm-Level Evidence from Transition Economies" in Conference Atlas - AFMI, 2015, Viet Nam
  • COLOVIC, A., S.HENNERON, O.LAMOTTE, "Corporate Social Responsibility and SME Internationalization" in Conférence Atlas AFMI, 2016, Nice, France
  • HENNERON, S., A.COLOVIC, M.DABIC, M. A.OMAZIC, M.HUETTINGER, R.KAZLAUSKAITE - "ReBuSME Responsible Business Management of SMEs 19 Case studies on corporate social responsability" - 2016, Rotterdam
  • COLOVIC, A., "Connectivity, innovation and international inter-cluster alliances" in EIBA 2016, 2016, Vienne, Austria
  • LAMOTTE, O., O.ESCOBAR, A.COLOVIC, P.-X.MESCHI, "From Shadow to Light: The Impact of Informal Economy on the Export Propensity of Emerging Economy Firms" in Academy of International Business annual conference, 2016, New Orleans, United States Coauthorspresented
  • COLOVIC, A., "Why are cluster policies created and how do they work? A comparison between Austria, France, Japan and Sweden" in Can Policy Transform Regions into Entrepreneurship and Innovation Hubs? Theory, Evidence and Practice Workshop, Birkbeck Centre for Innovation Management Research (CIMR), Birkbeck, University of London, 2015, Londres, United Kingdom
  • COLOVIC, A., O.LAMOTTE, "Global Pipelines, Innovation And Inter-Cluster Alliances" in 3rd iBEGIN (International Business, Economic Geography, Innovation) Conference, 2015, Philadelphia, United States
  • COLOVIC, A., S.HENNERON, O.LAMOTTE, "What makes companies adopt responsible business practices at home and during internationalization? Evidence from French SMEs in the agro-food industry" in 19th McGill International Entrepreneurship Conference, 2015, Londres, United Kingdom
  • HENNERON, S., A.COLOVIC, "What drives the adoption of responsible business practices at home and in foreign countries?: Evidence from French SMEs in the agro-food industry" in EBEN Research Conference 2014, 2014, Lisbon, Portugal
  • COLOVIC, A., O.LAMOTTE, "Innovation et internationalisation des jeunes entreprises : une étude comparative" in 15th McGill International Entrepreneurship Conference, 2012, Italy
  • COLOVIC, A., O.LAMOTTE, "Innovation and early internationalization of entrepreneurial firms: evidence from cross-country data" in 2ème Conférence Annuelle d'Atlas-AFMI (Association Francophone de Management International), 2012, France
  • COLOVIC, A., O.LAMOTTE, "Does the technological environment determine innovative firm entry? Evidence from GEM data" in Uddevalla Symposium, 2011, Italy
  • COLOVIC, A., "Vers un modèle d’internationalisation des petites et moyennes entreprises à travers les clusters industriels" in 1ère Conférence Annuelle d'Atlas-AFMI (Association Francophone de Management International), 2011, France
  • COLOVIC, A., "Intermediated internationalization of small and medium-size enterprises through industry clusters" in International iSMEs Conference, 2010, France
  • COLOVIC, A., "Towards a Better Understanding of Multinational Firms’ R&D Location Choices" in Conference on Offshoring and Outsourcing: The Organizational and Geographical Relocation of High Value Company Function, 2008, Italy
  • COLOVIC, A., "METI and cluster development in Japan (présentation orale)" in Workshop International best practices in cluster development - Undersecretariat for Foreign Trade, 2007, Turkey
  • COLOVIC, A., "Co-evolution and Networks Adaptation" in DRUID Summer Conference, 2007, Denmark
  • COLOVIC, A., "Attractiveness of territories for R&D localisation: a study of determinant factors" in DRUID Summer Conference, 2007, Denmark
  • COLOVIC, A., "What determines R&D localisation of multinational firms ?" in 47th Congress European Regional Science Association (ERSA), 2007, France
  • COLOVIC, A., "Attractivité des territoires pour la localisation d'activités de R&D : étude des facteurs déterminants" in Réunion inaugurale du groupe de travail ANRT-FutuRIS, 2006, France
  • COLOVIC, A., "Co-evolution and Networks Adaptation : What Can We Learn from Biology?" in 22nd EGOS Colloquium (European Group for Organizational Studies), 2006, Norway
  • COLOVIC, A., "Co-evolution and Networks Adaptation : What Can We Learn from Biology?" in 6th Annual Conference of the European Academy of Management (EURAM), 2006, Norway
  • COLOVIC, A., "How strong are networks? Industry relocation and industrial districts in Japan" in International Conference on Economics and Management of Networks - EMNet, 2005, Hungary
  • COLOVIC, A., "Diversity and interdependence as determinants of network adaptability: qualitative case studies and agent-based modeling" in Complexity, Science and Society Conference, 2005, United Kingdom
  • COLOVIC, A., "Constructing empirical typologies with a quali-quantitative approach: application to a typology of inter-firm networks" in 21st EGOS Colloquium (European Group for Organizational Studies), 2005, Germany
  • COLOVIC, A., "Relocation of industries: What future for industrial districts in Japan?" in 20th EGOS Colloquium (European Group for Organizational Studies), 2004, Slovenia
  • COLOVIC, A., "Clusters, industrial districts and firms: The Challenge of Globalization" in Conference in honour of Professor Sebastiano Brusco, 2003, Italy
  • COLOVIC, A., "Spatial inter-firm networks in the post-modernization era: the case of town factories' agglomerations in Japan" in 19th EGOS Colloquium (European Group for Organizational Studies), 2003, Denmark
  • COLOVIC, A., "What direction should the cluster policy take - Top-down implementation or bottom-up emergence?: The case of Japan" in Conference in honour of Professor Sebastiano Brusco, 2003, Italy
  • COLOVIC, A., "Industrial districts and small-firm Networks - The Case of Japan" in British Academy of Management (BAM) Annual Conference, 2002, United Kingdom
  • COLOVIC, A., "Districts industriels et réseaux stratégiques - oranisation et changements stratégiques dans les villes-chateaux" in Colloque Les réseaux - dimensions stratégiques et organisationnelles, PESOR, 2002, France

Professional journals

  • LAMOTTE, O., A.COLOVIC, O.ESCOBAR, P.-X.MESCHI, "Human rights: the indirect impact of multinationals in emerging countries", The Conversation, October 2019
  • LAMOTTE, O., A.COLOVIC, O.ESCOBAR, P.-X.MESCHI, "Droits de l’homme : l’impact indirect des multinationales dans les pays émergents", The Conversation, September 2019