Research Grants

External Grants:

National Science Foundation Grant (BCS-1127329), Principal Investigator, The Global Shift in R&D Alliances: Multinational Enterprises (MNEs) and the Quest for the ‘Base of the Pyramid’ (BOP) markets.  Geography and Spatial Science Program, 2011-14. ($269,999 – Co-PI: Balaji Parthasarathy).

National Science Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Research Grant (BCS-1103231), The State, Intellectual Property Rights, and the Rise of the Indian Pharmaceutical Industry.  Geography and Spatial Science Program, 2011-12 ($12,000 — Co-PI: Rory Horner).

National Science Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Research Grant (BCS-1103027), Producing Urban Space and the Transformation of Informal Retailing in Delhi, India.  Geography and Spatial Science Program, 2011-12 ($11,985 — Co-PI: Seth Schindler).

National Science Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Research Grant (BCS-1030638), Sovereign Wealth Funds, Dependent Development, and the New Alliance Capitalism.  Geography and Spatial Science Program, 2010-11 ($11,478 — Co-PI: Daniel G. Haberly).

National Science Foundation Grant (BCS-0350697), Principal Investigator, Organizational Dynamics of the U.S. Logistics Industry: Inter-firm networks, Technology and Globalization.   Geography and Regional Science Program, 2004-2008. ($190,000 – Co-PI: Samuel J. Ratick).

National Geographic Society Grant, Committee for Research and Exploration, Principal Investigator, Geography of Cultural Production in the Age of Globalization: The Case of Flamenco Industry in Southern Spain, 2005-07 ($17,000)

National Science Foundation Grant (BCS-0095977), Principal Investigator, Entrepreneurship in the Information Age: Beyond Craftsmanship and Japan’s Future in Industrial Capitalism.  Geography and Regional Science and Economics Programs, 2001-2004. ($95,876)

Japan Studies Grant, Research on Entrepreneurship in Japan. The Northeast Asia Council, Association for Asian Studies, 1999.  ($2,000)

 

Reviewing duties:

Member, Senior Panel, National Science Foundation, Geography and Regional Science Program, 2006-08.

Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada, 2007, 2008, 2012

National Science Foundation, Geography and Spatial Science Program, 2002, 2005, 2011

National Geography Society Committee on Research and Exploration, 2007, 2009

Social Science Research Council, International Dissertation Field Research Fellowship Program, 2006, 2007

Economic & Social Research Council (UK), 2004, 2007

Austrian Science Fund (Austria), 2004, 2007

National Science Foundation, Science and Technology Studies Program, 2004

Research Council for Biosciences and Environment (RCBE), Academy of Finland (Finland), 2004

National Science Foundation, Societal Dimensions of Engineering, Science, and Technology Program, 2003

Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership (Japan), 2003