Ye-Sho Chen

Ye-Sho S. Chen

Francis M. Dud Coates MBA Professorship
Professor, Stephenson Department of Entrepreneurship & Information Systems
Professor, Stephenson Entrepreneurship Institute
Professor, Energy Program
2000 Business Education Complex East
501 South Quad Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Phone: 225-578-2510
Fax: 225-578-2511

Biographical Summary

Dr. Ye-Sho Chen received his Ph.D. degree in Operations Research from Purdue University in 1985. He is a Professor of Management Information Systems in the Department of Information Systems and Decision Sciences, E. J. Ourso College of Business, Louisiana State University. He is the Director of Emerging Markets Initiative and the John W. Duruy Endowed Professorship in the College. He received The Tiger Athletic Foundation Tenured Faculty Teaching Award in 2011, Tenured Faculty Teaching Award in 2007, and The Erich Sternberg Foundation Excellence in Teaching Award in 1992. Dr. Chen has published more than 100 papers in journals and conference proceedings.

Education

  • PhD Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, 1985
  • MS Science / Applied Mathematics, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, Republic of China, 1979

Awards & Honors

  • James E. Curtis, Jr. Professor in Entrepreneurial Management, Ourso College of Business
  • Faculty of Stephenson Entrepreneurship Institute, Stephenson Entrepreneurship Institute
  • Director of International Experience , Ourso College of Business, 2021
  • James C. & Cherie H. Flores Professor of MBA Studies #2, Ourso College of Business, 2021
  • Francis M. Dud Coates MBA Professorship, Ourso College of Business, 2020
  • Tiger Athletic Foundation Undergraduate Teaching Award, College, 2020
  • Director of Globalization, Ourso College of Business, 2017
  • Majory B. Ourso Excellence in Teaching Professorship #5, College, 2014
  • Robert J. Peltier Professorship in MBA Studies, College, 2014
  • John W. Dupuy Endowed Professorship, College, 2011

Interests

  • Teaching Interests: Emerging Markets and Entrepreneurial Opportunities
  • Research Interests: Emerging Markets and Entrepreneurial Opportunities

Selected Research Publications

  • Chen, Y. S. (2021). Sustainability Innovation Enabled by Digital Entrepreneurship in Franchise Organizations. International Journal of E-Entrepreneurship and Innovation, 11(1), 71-85.
  • Chen, Y. S. (2019). E-Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Franchising. International Journal of E-Entrepreneurship and Innovation, 9.1(2019), 1-12.
  • Chen, Y. S. (2019). Virtual Communities and Social Networking in Franchising. International Journal of Virtual Communities and Social Networking, 10(2018), 33-44.
  • Chen, Y. S. (2018). An Interactive Platform for Sustainable Supply Chains. International Journal of Interactive Communication Systems and Technologies, 8(2), 56-73.
  • Chen, Y. S. (2018). Utilizing Information Technology in Senior Care Franchises. International Journal of Computers in Clinical Practice, 3(2), 48-62.
  • Chen, Y. S. (2016). Franchise Innovation via Netchising in the Digital Economy. International Journal of Innovation in the Digital Economy, 7(3), 53-64.
  • Chang, L., Chen, Y. S., and Liu, H. (2015). Explaining Innovation in Tourism-Retailing Contexts by Appling Simon's Sciences of the Artificial. Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Technology.
  • Chen, Y. S., Watson, E., Cornacchione, E., and Azevedo, R. (2013). Flying High, Landing Soft : An Innovative Entrepreneurial Curriculum for Chinese SMEs Going Abroad. Journal of Chinese Entrepreneurship.
  • Teng, C., Tseng, F., Chen, Y. S., and Wu, S. (2012). Online Gamer Misbehaviors and Their Adverse Impacts on Other Gamers. Online Information Review, 36(3).
  • Chen, Y. S., Watson, E., and Azevedo, R. Ferreira Leitao (2011). Soft Landings Curriculum of U.S.-China Entrepreneurship. China Currents, 10(2).

Presentations

  • Chen, Y. S. (2020, November). Virtual International Business Etiquette Workshop. Presented at LSU International Week sponsored by LSU International Programs, LSU.
  • Chen, Y. S. (2019, August). Entrepreneurial Opportunities in Emerging Markets. Presented at sponsored by UNITEC University and CEUTEC University, Honduras.
  • Chen, Y. S. (2018, June). The Incubation, Growth and Internationalization of Agribusinesses. Presented at sponsored by Sichuan Agricultural University, Chengdu, China.
  • Chen, Y. S. (2018, June). College Students' Ecological Entrepreneurship. Presented at sponsored by Sichuan Agricultural University, Chengdu, China.
  • Chen, Y. S. (2018, January). Environmental Finance and Entrepreneurship. Presented at iaelyon International Seminars sponsored by iaelyon University, Lyon, France.
  • Chen, Y. S. (2018, January). Value Chains, Emerging Markets, and Entrepreneurship. Presented at iaelyon International Seminars sponsored by iaelyon University, Lyon, France.
  • Chen, Y. S. (2014, June). Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Global Supply Chains. Presented at Association of Silivri Industrialists and Business Man sponsored by Kadir Has University, Silivri, Turkey.
  • Chen, Y. S. (2014, June). Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Global Supply Chains. Presented at Center of Entrepreneurship and Innovation sponsored by Kadir Has University, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Chen, Y. S., Watson, E., Cornacchione, E., and Azevedo, R. (2012, July). Flying High, Landing Soft : An Innovative Entrepreneurial Curriculum for Chinese SMEs Going Abroad. Presented at Inaugural International Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practice Relevant to China sponsored by , Wuhan University, China.

Conference Proceeding

  • Chen, Y. S. (2021, May). A Roadmap for Scaling Resilient and Sustainable Development. Public Listed Companies International Conference, Dhunicorn Malaysia, May 22nd, 2021.
  • Chen, Y. S. (2018, June). Making Cities Resilient as China Goes Global. Shanghai, China: The 12th China goes Global annual conference.
  • Chen, Y. S. (2018, June). University-Industry Partnerships in Making Cities Resilient. Beijing, China: The 15th International Conference of the Society of Global Business and Economic Development.
  • Chen, Y. S. (2018, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). Flying High, Landing Soft": An Innovative Entrepreneurial Curriculum for the Internationalization of SMEs. Lyon, France: The 12th iaelyon International Week.
  • Chen, Y. S. (2017, June). Wetland Entrepreneurship in Making Coastal Cities Resilient. Ireland: University-Industry Interaction Conference.
  • Chen, Y. S., Watson, E., Cornachione, E., and Azevedo, R. Ferreira Leitao (2012, July (3rd Quarter/Summer)). "Flying High, Landing Soft": An Innovative Entrepreneurial Curriculum for Chinese SMEs Going Abroad. Wuhan, China: International Conference on Entrepreneurship and Innovation in China: theory, practice and policy.

Grants

  • Personnel: Chen, Ye-Sho (role: Principal) Liu, Chuanlan (role: Co-Principal) D'Agostino, Charles (role: Co-Principal) Lang, Chunmin (role: Co-Principal)
    Title: Enhancing and Expanding Entrepreneurship in Creative Industries Using the Fully Automated Knitting Production System,
    Sponsoring Organization: Board of Regents Enhancement Grant
    Year: 2021
  • Personnel: Chen, Ye-Sho (role: Supporting) Allen, Austin (role: Co-Principal) Ford, Marlin (role: Co-Principal)
    Title: The Baker Canal Corridor Project
    Sponsoring Organization: LSU Coastal Sustainability Studio
    Year: 2016

Books

  • Chen, Y. S. (2021). Virtual Communities and Social Networking in Franchising Research Anthology on Strategies for Using Social Media as a Service and Tool in Business (pp. 251-264).
  • Chen, Y. S. (2020). Innovative Perspectives on an Interactive Platform for Sustainable Supply Chains Innovative Perspectives on Interactive Communication Systems and Technologies (pp. 1-22).
  • Chen, Y. S. (2020). International Soft Landings of Wetland Entrepreneurship in Asia Disruptive Technology: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications (pp. 461-476).
  • Chen, Y. S. (2020). Sustainable Development Through Franchise Innovation in the Digital Economy Improving Business Performance Through Innovation in the Digital Economy (pp. 39-57).
  • Chen, Y. S., Liu, C., Zeng, Q., and Azevedo, R. (2017). E-Business and Analytics Strategy in Franchising Strategic Information Systems and Technologies in Modern Organizations (pp. 187-204). Hershey PA: IGI Global.
  • Chen, Y. S. (2016). E-Commerce in International Franchising Encyclopedia of E-Commerce Development, Implementation, and Management (pp. 587-599).
  • Chen, Y. S., Davutyan, N., and Ersoy, I. (2016). A "Flying High, Landing Soft" Platform for Supplier Diversity Handbook of Research on Global Supply Chain Management (pp. 72-84).
  • Chen, Y. S. and Polat, I. Hakki (2016). Cultivating Global Entrepreneurs in the Food Supply Chain Handbook of Research on Global Supply Chain Management (pp. 292-312).
  • Chen, Y. S., Lu, B., and Zeng, C. (2014). Business Analytics in Franchising In Mehdi Khosrow-Pour, DBA (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, 3rd Edition

Professional and Service Activities

  • Dean's Representative, Committee Member (March 20, 2020 - April 18, 2020)
  • LSU Global Academics & Quality Committee, Committee Member (May, 2015 - December 31, 2019)
  • Dean's Representative, Committee Member (November 6, 2018 - November 6, 2018)
  • Dean's Advisory Council: Energy Committee, Committee Member (August, 2014 - May, 2018)
  • Dean's Advisory Council: Executive Committee, Committee Member (August, 2014 - March, 2018)
  • Economic Department Review and Assessment, Committee Member (September, 2016 - December, 2016)
  • Computational Intelligence and Neuroscience, A Guest Editor of the Special Issue "Recent Advances in Learning Theory" (July 23, 2014 - August 31, 2015)
  • Globalization Committee, Committee Chair (August 1, 2012 - July 31, 2013)
  • Review and Assessment of the Department of Agricultural Economics, Committee Chair (October 1, 2011 - March 15, 2012)
  • International Journal of Productivity Management and Assessment Technologies, Editor, Associate Editor (January 1, 2015)
  • International Business Minor, Faculty Advisor (March, 2020)
  • International Journal of ICT Research in Africa and the Middle East, Editor, Associate Editor (August, 2016)

Media Contributions

Employed by LSU since

August 21, 1985