PhD Defence

Public lecture and defence of the doctoral dissertation for the degree of PhD: Gilbert Kofi Adarkwah, Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship.

  • Starts:10:00, 5 November 2021
  • Ends:13:00, 5 November 2021
  • Location:Campus Oslo, A2-080
  • Contact:PhD Administration (phd@bi.no)

PhD Candidate Gilbert Kofi Adarkwah, Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship, will hold a public lecture and defence of the doctoral dissertation on:

“Institutions, Policy Risk, and Firms Behavior: Foreign Investments in High-Risk Countries”

for the degree of PhD in BI Norwegian Business School’s PhD Programme.

Public lecture on given topic: International expansion strategies across the mature/emergent divide and the role of institutions - how emerging markets can enhance host country attractiveness.

Time for Public Lecture: 10.00-11.00
Time for Disputation: 12.00
Place: A2-080

The Evaluation Committee:
Chair: Professor Randi Lunnan, BI Norwegian Business School
First Opponent: Professor Trond Randøy, University of Agder
Second Opponent: Professor Grazia D. Santangelo, Copenhagen Business School

Associate Professor Birgitte Grøgaard, BI Norwegian Business School has been the candidate´s main supervisor, and Associate Professor Sverre Tomassen, BI Norwegian Business School, has been the candidate´s co-supervisor.

The Doctoral Dissertation is available in the library at BI Norwegian Business School.

For the disputation, the academic procession will arrive at 12:15 sharp and the public must take their seat before this time.