Staff Profile

Lee Shau Kee School of Business and Administration Key Staff Staff Profile
Dr. Chen Xing Kelly 陳醒博士
BBA Zhejiang University, PhD CUHK
Assistant Professor
Lee Shau Kee School of Business and Administration


Kelly Xing Chen obtained her Ph.D. degree from the Chinese University of Hong Kong, specializing in strategy and international business. After graduation, she had work experience at City University of Hong Kong, Northeastern University, and Bocconi University. Her research interests lie in corporate governance, international business, and strategy in emerging economies.

Teaching Areas & Research Interests

  • International Business
  • Corporate Governance
  • Strategy in Emerging Economies
  • Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility

Selected Publications

Book Chapters

  • Yiu, D. W., Chen, X., & Xu, Y. 2013. Corporate Governance in Business Groups. In Wright, M., Siegel, D. S., Keasey, K., & Filatotchev, I. (Eds.), the Oxford Handbook of Corporate Governance. Oxford, UK, and New York: Oxford University Press, 465-488.
  • Jen, M., Cheng, C.Y.J., Au, K., & Chen, X. (forthcoming). DC International: Financing and redirecting a growth plan in the global pandemic. In C.Y.J. Cheng, L. Diaz-Matajira, N.P. Bang, R. Basco, A. Calabrò, A. James, & G. Samara (Eds.), Family business case studies across the world: Succession and governance in a disruptive era. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar.

Journal Articles

  • Yiu, D. W., Wan, W. P., Chen, X., & Tian, X. 2021. Host country public sentiment toward home country and acquisition ownership during institutional transition. Journal of International Business Studies, doi: 10.1057/s41267-020-00380-4
  • Yiu, D. W., Wan, W. P., Ng, F. W., Chen, X., & Su, J. 2014. Sentimental Drivers of Social Entrepreneurship: A Study of China's Guangcai (Glorious) Program. Management and Organization Review, 10(1): 55–80.
  • D'Angelo, V., Amore, M. D., Minichilli, A., Chen, K. X., Solarino, A. 2023. Family Agents. Journal of Family Business Strategy, DOI:10.1016/j.jfbs.2022.100548.
  • Yiu, D. W., Wan, W. P., Chen, K. X., & Tian, X. 2023. A Theory Of Host Country Sentiments: An Illustration In Cross-Border Acquisitions. forthcoming at Academy of Management Journal.

Further Information

Link to Google Scholar page

Modified Date: 22 Nov, 2023
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