Shaomin Li Old Dominion University, USA
Shaomin Li is a professor of international business and holds the title of eminent scholar at Old Dominion University. He is the executive editor of Modern China Studies. He graduated from Peking University (BA Economics) and Princeton University (PhD Sociology) and was a post-doctoral fellow at Harvard University. He studies the global environment of business with a focus on the governance environment in changing societies. He published in Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Business Ethics, Management International Review, Journal of World Business, California Management Review, Journal of Comparative Economics, World Development, Harvard Business Review, and other journals. His commentaries appeared in The Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times, and The New York Times. The Economist featured his research on rule-based versus relation-based governance twice. In 2008, the Governor of Virginia presented him the Outstanding Faculty Award (SCHEV Award).