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Ramzi Fathallah

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Assistant Professor
M.Sc. (London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)), M.Sc. (Lancaster), B.Sc. (Lebanese American University), Ph.D. (Western University, Ivey Business School)
DMS 6107
613-562-5800 x 8451
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Publications during the last 7 years

Chapters in Books

  • Carney, M., Fathallah, R., Gedajlovic, E. and Shapiro, D.M. The Internationalization of Chinese Family Firms. In Fu-Lai , T. and Ho-Don, Y.. Handbook in East Asia Entrepreneurship. London, UK: Routledge, 2014.

Papers in Refereed Journals

  • Daou, A., Joseph, J., Yousef, D., Fathallah, R. and Reyes, G. 2019. Intellectual Capital and Resilience in Torn Societies. Journal of Intellectual Capital.
  • Fathallah, R., Sidani, Y.M. and Khalil, S. 2019. How Different Values Shape Family Business Ethical Behaviors. Journal of Business Ethics.
  • Fathallah, R., Branzei, O. and Schaan, J.L. 2018. No Place like Home? How EMNCs detach from hyper turbulent contexts by arbitraging rents, values, and scales abroad. Journal of World Business, 53(5): 620-631.

Invited Contributions and/or Technical Reports

  • Fathallah, R. 2021. "Shadows to Light: How Syrian refugees entrepreneurs adapt and operate in Jordan’s informal economy", (Forthcoming).

Other Scholarly Contributions

  • (Case) Fathallah, R. and Baalbaki, K. 2021. "Khalili Group: An Entrepreneurial Family Business despite Adversity". (In Preparation) Target: Ivey Publishing
  • (Case) Fathallah, R. and Applegate, L. 2021. "Enjoying Moving Forward Together: The Bou Kather Twin Brothers Disrupting their Family Business". (In Preparation) Target: Harvard Business School Publishing
  • (Case) Fathallah, R. and Schaan, J.L. 2015. "Kassatly Chtaura: Time to Expand Abroad?", Ivey Publishing, London, Ontario. Ivey Case # 9B15M104 (Teaching Note # 8B15M104). *Selected by Ivey Publishing for the 2016 EFMD Case Competition

Funded Research during the last 7 years

Funded Research during the last 7 years
From-To Source Title * ** Role Amount
2019-2020 University Research Board (URB), American University of Beirut The Internationalization of Family Firms from Politically and Economically Adverse Environments R O PI N/A
2018-2019 Ford Foundation Research Fund Informal adaptive mechanisms: Understanding adaptation, resilience, and agency in securing livelihoods in the informal economy among refugees from Syria in Lebanon and Jordan R F PI N/A
2018-2019 University Research Board (URB), American University of Beirut In search of Greener Pastures: Migrating Business Ventures R O PI N/A
2015-2019 SSHRC Insight Grant Making Disruption less Disruptive: How Businesses Survive and Thrive through Shocks and Disasters R C Collaborator N/A


C: Contract (R and D) | E: Equipment Grant | R: Research Grant | S: Support Award | P: Pedagogical Grant | O: Other, U: Unknown

C: Granting Councils | G: Government | F: Foundations | I: UO Internal Funding | O: Other | U: Unknown

PI = Principal Investigator | Co-I = Co-Investigator | Co-PI = Co-Principal Investigator

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