Professor XYZ received his Ph.D. from Olin Business School, Washington University in St Louis. His primary research interests are in the areas of Corporate finance. Specifically, he works on issues related to Financial Intermediation, Managerial compensation, Politics and Finance, Corporate Investments and Corporate Governance. His work has been accepted at various academic conferences including those hosted by the American Finance Association and European Finance Association. Professor Alok has also worked on a consulting project for CitiMortgage which involved identifying the causes of strategic defaults by borrowers. Prior to his Ph.D., he graduated from the ManipalUniversity in Computer Science and Engineering amongst the top of the graduating class.
- Ph D (Strategic and International Management), London Business School
- MS (Management Science), Stanford University
- BS , Indian Institute of Technology
Nandkumar, Anand.,Srikanth, Kannan.,Kale, Prashant.,Mani, Deepa. (forthcoming) "Creating and Sustaining Advantage through Value Appropriation: The Role and Impact of Organizational Mechanisms in Protecting Trade Secrets", Strategy Science
Knudsen, Thorbjorn.,Srikanth, Kannan. (forthcoming) "Coordinated Exploration: The impact of mental model alignment on joint search", Administrative Science Quarterly
Nandkumar, Anand.,Srikanth, Kannan. (2015) "Right person in the right place: How the host country IPR influences the distribution of inventors in offshore R&D projects of multinational enterprises", Strategic Management Journal
Srikanth, Kannan.,Phanish Puranam. (2014) "The Firm as a coordination system: Evidence from software services offshoring", Organization Science
Mani, Deepa.,Srikanth, Kannan.,Bharadwaj, Anandhi. (2014) "Efficacy of R&D Work in Offshore Captive Centers: An Empirical Study of Task Characteristics, Coordination Mechanisms, and Performance", Information Systems Research
, 25 (4), 846-864
Reddi Kotha.,Gerard George.,Srikanth, Kannan. (2013) "Bridging the mutual knowledge gap: coordination and the commercialization of University science", The Academy of Management Journal
Suresh Kotha.,Srikanth, Kannan. (2013) "Managing a global partnership model: Lessons from the Boeing 787 "Dreamliner" program", Global Strategy Journal
Srikanth, Kannan.,Puranam, Phanish. (2011) "Integrating Distributed Work: Comparing task design, communication and tacit coordination mechanisms", Strategic Management Journal
, 32 (8), 849-875
Puranam, Phanish.,Srikanth, Kannan. (2007) "What they Know vs. What they do: How acquirers leverage technology acquisitions", Strategic Management Journal
, 28 (8), 805-825
Srikanth, Kannan.,Gupta, Suresh.,Puranam, Phanish. (2006) "Demystifying Alternative Sourcing", Asian Management Review
Mani, Deepa.,Langer, Nishtha.,Srikanth, Kannan. (2014) "Client Satisfaction versus Profitability: An Empirical Analysis of the Impact of Formal Controls in Strategic Outsourcing Contracts", Information Systems Outsourcing
Srikanth, Kannan.,Knudsen, Thorbjorn. (2013) ""Strategic Organization Design" Dictionary entry in Palgrave Encyclopedia of Strategic Management", Palgrave MacMillan
Srikanth, Kannan.,Phanish Puranam. (2010) "Outsourcing Dictionary entry in Blackwell Encyclopaedia on Management", Black Well Publishers
Mani, Deepa.,Nandkumar, Anand.,Srikanth, Kannan.,Kale, Prashant. (2015) "The Role of Organizational Mechanisms in Preventing Leakage of Unpatented Knowledge", Academy of Management Proceedings
, 2015 (1)
Langer, Nishtha.,Mani, Deepa.,Srikanth, Kannan. (2013) "Do Formal Controls Affect Client Satisfaction? An empirical Analysis of Strategic Outsourcing Contracts", Proceedings of the Thirty Fourth International Conference on Information Systems,
Srikanth, Kannan.,Harvey, sarah.,Peterson, Randall. (2013) "Coordination failure: A missing link in understanding performance in diverse groups. New Directions in Management and Organization Theory", Proceedings of the 1st Management Theory Conference. Cambridge Scholars Publishing
Srikanth, Kannan. (2010) "Coordinating in the business process offshoring", DRUID Best Paper Proceedings
Srikanth, Kannan. (2010) "Acquisition Experience and Value Creation", Academy of Management, Best paper proceedings
Srikanth, Kannan.,Puranam, Phanish. (2010) "Advice for Outsourcers: Think Bigger", Wall Street Journal
Puranam, Phanish.,Srikanth, Kannan. (2007) "Seven Myths about Outsourcing", Wall Street Journal
Christensen, Michael.,Knudsen, Thorbjorn.,Srikanth, Kannan. "Benefitting from organization"
Srikanth, Kannan.,Thorbjorn Knudsen. "Specialize or Coordinate: Joint Search: The Impact of Organization Design on Shared Mental Representations and Innovation Outcomes in Joint Search"
Srikanth, Kannan.,Billinger Stephan.,Knudsen Thorbjorn. "Learning to search"
Mani, Deepa.,Srikanth, Kannan. "Uncertainty and contracting inefficiency in public-private buyer-supplier relationships"
Nandkumar, Anand.,Srikanth, Kannan. "Patently different? How does the strength of patents influences the nature of offshored R&D of multinational enterprises"
Nandkumar, Anand.,Srikanth, Kannan. "Capability Development and Heterogeneity in Individual Learning Curves"