Sub-theme 18: Once More unto the Breach: Filling Institutional Voids in Emerging Markets

Ayse Saka-Helmhout, University of Surrey, UK
Marleen Dieleman, NUS Business School, Singapore
Suzana Braga Rodrigues, Rotterdam School of Management, The Netherlands
Session I: Thursday, July 03, 11:00 to 12:30, L1-086
Institutional Voids and SMEs
Chair: Suzana Rodrigues
Daniel J. Friel
Using Historical Resources to Fill Institutional Voids: Cooperatives in the Argentine Wine Industry
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Tine Schrammel
John Child and Rose Narooz
Networking by internationalizing SMEs in the light of domestic institutional voids and cultures
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Anirudh Agrawal
Tine Lehmann
Small and medium enterprises in environments of institutional voids
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Tao Wang
Session II: Thursday, July 03, 14:00 to 15:30, L1-086
Institutional Voids and Business Groups I
Chair: Marleen Dieleman
Marina Gama, Rodrigo Bandeira-de-Mello and Juliano Spuldaro
Responding institutional voids through diffuse and direct political strategies: the growth of diversified Business Groups
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Abiodun Ige
Mehmet Erçek
The role of institutional bricolage and family imprints in the genesis and perpetuity of Turkish family holdings: Koç and Sabanci holding cases
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Tomislav Rimac
Abiodun Ige and Marvin Washington
Environmental Uncertainty and Structure of Business Groups:
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Marina Gama
Session III: Thursday, July 03, 16:00 to 17:30, L1-086
Institutional Voids and Business Groups II
Chair: Ayse Saka-Helmhout
Tomislav Rimac
Heterarchies and institutional entrepreneurship: Exploring the role of cross-sector business groups in emerging markets
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Mehmet Ercek
Aline Gatignon
Building capabilities in emerging markets: The double-edged sword of cross-sector alliances
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Withdrawn paper
Stephanie E. Newell, Kunal Banerji and Alankrita Pandey
Institutional voids in emerging markets: Developing a new business model
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Aline Gatignon
Anna Grosman and Mike Wright
The good, the great and the independent: Firm-level implications of board independence and blockholding on underinvestment and tunneling
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): John Child
Session IV: Friday, July 04, 09:00 to 10:30, L1-086
Institutional Voids and MNEs
Chair: Marleen Dieleman
Tim Weiss
Working the rules of the game – Equity investors' strategies in Kenya
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Withdrawn paper
Dimitry Jacob
Institutional adaptation and contestation: An ambidextrous model of MNE responses to the host market institutions
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Daniel Friel
Katsuki Aoki and Maneesh Kumar
Institutionalization of effective production networks in India: The role of business groups in void-filling strategies
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Ayse Saka-Helmhout
Kathleen Yi Jia Low, Jonathan P. Doh and James Robins
The role of MNEs and international organizations in institutional change and economic growth in emerging economies
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Withdrawn paper
Session V: Friday, July 04, 14:00 to 15:30, L1-086
Institutional Logics and Voids
Chair: Ayse Saka-Helmhout
Anirudh Agrawal
Legitimacy of Institutional void fillers: Case of Social Investment Funds in India
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Stephanie Newell
Sushanta Sarma and Debiprasad Mishra
Theorizing adoption of competing logics
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Withdrawn paper
Mário Aquino Alves, Fernando Nogueira and Paula Schies Schommer
Professionalization within Contradictory Institutional Logics: the Private Social Investment Professional in Brazil
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Suzana Rodrigues
Cagla Yavuz, Mine Karatas-Ozkan and Maria Paola Ometto
Institutional voids in emerging markets: A case of animal trafficking
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Ben Kedia
Session VI: Saturday, July 05, 09:00 to 10:30, L1-086
Societal and Field-level Institutions and Voids
Chair: Suzana Rodrigues
Olga Kuznetsova, Andrei Kuznetsov and Rostislav Kapelyushnikov
Nonstandard work arrangements and regulatory enforcement in the Russian labour market: The case of compensating institutional mechanisms in a transition economy
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Withdrawn paper
Tao Wang and Oksana Grebinevych
"Ambiguous, contradictory and conflicting": Special economic zone as a meso-level institutional field in international management
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Yeda Souza
Tsvetomira Bilgili, Rama Krishna Reddy and Ben Kedia
BRICS Revisited: The Role of Innovation in Sustaining Long-Term Growth
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Marleen Dieleman
Artur Jacobus and Yeda Swirski de Souza
Filling institutional voids: intellectual property evolution in software industry in Brazil
Discussant(s)Discussant(s): Dimitry Jacob
Session VII: Saturday, July 05, 11:00 to 12:30, L1-086
Chair: Suzana Rodrigues, Ayse Saka-Helmhout & Marleen Dieleman