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Mona V. Makhija

Professor of Management & Human Resources

Areas of Expertise

International and global strategies of firms
Strategic alliances
Organizational knowledge development and learning
Organizational structure and control systems
National institutional contexts
Political risk


PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison Graduate School of Business
MA, University of Wisconsin-Madison
MBA, University of Wisconsin-Madison
BA, University of Wisconsin-Madison


Professor Makhija's research focuses on a number of issues relating to international strategy. This work has appeared in leading academic journals such as the Academy of Management Review, Strategic Management Journal, Organization Science, Journal of International Business Studies, and Advances in International Management. She has presented her research at top academic and professional meetings, conferences and universities around the world.

Her research examines the institutional features of national environments that affect the structure and strategy of firms, the nature of competition and the behavior of managers. She also studies the structure and evolution of global industries, and the international strategies and organization of multinational firms competing in these industries. Much of her work utilizes primary data on managers and firms from around the world, including Latin America, Western Europe, Eastern Europeand Asia.

Contact Information

724 Fisher Hall
Fisher College of Business
2100 Neil Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210
(614) 292-8692