© 2014 Prof. Farok J. Contractor, Rutgers University
“Punching above their weight” Named “2014 Outstanding Paper” by International Journal of Emerging Markets*
[Excerpt from Letter]
Monday, April 28, 2014
Dear Professor Contractor:
Congratulations again on “‘Punching above their weight’: The sources of competitive advantage for emerging market multinationals” being selected as the 2014 Outstanding Paper winner for International Journal of Emerging Markets.*
This year’s winners have now been announced on our website, www.emeraldgrouppublishing.com/authors/literati. . . .
Over the next year your Outstanding Paper will be promoted in our marketing campaigns, press releases and via social media. It will soon become the “Sample article” for International Journal of Emerging Markets, meaning that your paper will be available on the journal homepage for use by prospective authors as an example of how to write a high-quality paper. There will also be further promotion . . . on the journal homepage.
You may also like to share the good news of your success and promote the link to your paper. . . .
The “Outstanding Paper” selections form part of the Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence. Emerald runs these awards to acknowledge the excellent contributions made by our authors, editors and reviewers. The judging criteria for your Outstanding Paper award can be viewed at www.emeraldgrouppublishing.com/authors/literati/choosing.htm. Please share this information with anybody who requires further information on the awards and how they are selected.
Academic Relations | Emerald Group Publishing Limited
Farok J. Contractor receiving Emerald Group Publishing’s Literati Award at the 2014 (August) Academy of Management conference in Philadelphia for “2014 Outstanding Paper” named by the International Journal of Emerging Markets for “Punching above their weight.”
* “‘Punching above their weight’: The sources of competitive advantage for emerging market multinationals.” International Journal of Emerging Markets, Vol. 8 No. 4, 2013 (pp. 304–328).