Financing of a doctoral programme through "PACA Region" Internationalization of Innovative SME’s in the PACA Region: the case of biotechnology industry - du 01 au 01 Septembre 2019 - Aix Marseille

Our research team has been granted a 3-years scholarship to fund a doctoral project in International Business.
Goal of the thesis: to better understand the internationalization of innovative SMEs in the PACA region in France and propose levers to encourage their internationalization
Methodology: mixed methods (qualitative and quantitative method)
Expected results: Identify the determinants helping innovative SMEs from the biotechnology industry to commit abroad
Theoretical contributions: contribute to theories in International Business and International entrepreneurship
Managerial implications: provide expertise to the company partner
Interest in the region: provide levers to boost business internationalization
Duration: from 1st of September 2016 to 1st of September 2019
Place: France, Aix-Marseille Institution: CERGAM laboratory - Faculty of Economy and Management – Aix-Marseille University
Co-direction: Serge AMABILE (PR) and Antonin RICARD (MCF)
Wages: 1 709.06 € gross per month
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