Ye-Sho Chen

Ye-Sho Chen

Francis M. Dud Coates MBA Professorship
Professor, Stephenson Department of Entrepreneurship & Information Systems
Professor, Stephenson Entrepreneurship Institute
Professor, Energy Program
International Experience Director, Office of Business Student Success
3027 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
  • MS Science / Applied Mathematics, National Tsing Hua University

Awards

  • Director of International Experience , Ourso College of Business
  • Francis M. Dud Coates MBA Professorship, Ourso College of Business
  • James C. & Cherie H. Flores Professor of MBA Studies #2, Ourso College of Business
  • Faculty of Stephenson Entrepreneurship Institute, Stephenson Entrepreneurship Institute
  • 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. (2019). E-Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Franchising. International Journal of E-Entrepreneurship and Innovation, 9(1), 1-12.
  • 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. (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. (2018). Making Cities Resilient as China Goes Global. In The 12th China goes Global annual conference. Shanghai: The 12th China goes Global annual conference.
  • Chen, Y. S. (2018). University-Industry Partnerships in Making Cities Resilient. In The 15th International Conference of the Society of Global Business and Economic Development. Beijing: The 15th International Conference of the Society of Global Business and Economic Development.
  • Chen, Y. S. (2018). Flying High, Landing Soft : An Innovative Entrepreneurial Curriculum for the Internationalization of SMEs. In The 12th iaelyon International Week. Lyon: The 12th iaelyon International Week.
  • Chen, Y. S. (2017). Wetland Entrepreneurship in Making Coastal Cities Resilient. In University-Industry Interaction Conference. Ireland: University-Industry Interaction Conference.
  • Chen, Y. S., Watson, E., Cornachione, E., and Azevedo, R. Ferreira Leitao (2012). "Flying High, Landing Soft": An Innovative Entrepreneurial Curriculum for Chinese SMEs Going Abroad. In International Conference on Entrepreneurship and Innovation in China: theory, practice and policy. Wuhan: International Conference on Entrepreneurship and Innovation in China: theory, practice and policy.

Grants

  • Personnel: Chen, Ye (duty: Principal) Liu, Chuanlan (duty: Co-Principal) D'Agostino, Charles (duty: Co-Principal) Lang, Chunmin (duty: Co-Principal)
    Title: Enhancing and Expanding Entrepreneurship in Creative Industries Using the Fully Automated Knitting Production System,
    Amount: $130,000.00 USD
    Granting Organization: Board of Regents Enhancement Grant
    Year: 2019
  • Personnel: Chen, Ye (duty: Supporting) Allen, Austin (duty: Co-Principal) Ford, Marlin (duty: Co-Principal)
    Title: The Baker Canal Corridor Project
    Amount: $34,992.40 USD
    Granting Organization: LSU Coastal Sustainability Studio
    Year: 2016
  • Personnel: Liu, Chuanlan McRoberts, Lisa Chen, Ye Lawrence, Frances
    Title: Promoting Louisiana Cultural Economy by Developing a Fashion Business Incubator Affiliated
    Amount: $289,774.00 USD
    Granting Organization: Industrial Ties Research Subprogram [ITRS]
    Year: 2013

Books

  • Chen, Y. S., Liu, C., Zeng, Q., and Azevedo, R. (2017). E-Business and Analytics Strategy in FranchisingStrategic Information Systems and Technologies in Modern Organizations (pp. 187-204). Hershey PA: IGI Global.
  • Chen, Y. S. (2016). E-Commerce in International FranchisingEncyclopedia 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 DiversityHandbook 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 ChainHandbook 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 (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)
  • LSU Global Academics & Quality Committee, Committee Member (May, 2015)
  • 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