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Tan Wee Liang

Designation: Associate Professor of Strategic Management
Qualifications: LLM, University of Cambridge, 1984; PhD, Eindhoven University of Technology, 2010
Phone: +65 68280157
Profile: Full-time Faculty
 

Education

2010 PhD, Eindhoven University of Technology
1991 MSc ( Management ) from Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1984 LLM (Honors) Cambridge University ( Magdaline College )
1983 LLB (Honors) National University of Singapore

Current Appointments

2000 - Now Associate Professor of Strategic Management Singapore Management University
2007 – 2011 Coordinator MSc Management Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University
1999 - 2000 Member Core SMU Development Team

Awards, Recognition and Honors

Public Service Award Recipient, 2009

Research Interests

Entrepreneurship
Corporate Management
Small and Medium-sized Entrerprises
Corporate Governance
Family Businesses
Strategic Alliances

Selected Journal Articles (Refereed)

  • "Impact of culture on ‘partner selection criteria' in East Asian international joint ventures", by Ravinder ZUTSHI and Wee Liang TAN, 03/2008, The International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal, Springer Boston
  • "The Effects of Entrepreneurial Growth Orientation on Organizational Change and Firm Growth", by Wee Liang TAN, Thomas MENKHOFF, and Yue Wah CHAY, 2007 , 15 , 2, Small Enterprise Research, 88-99, Australia
  • "Action Means More Than Words: How Effective Can A Global Action-Learning Program For Entrepreneurship Education Be? A Comparison Of Action-Learning Outcomes In Singapore, China, Korea, New Zealand and Australia", by J. MUELLER, J. THORNTON, J. DEWBERRY, Wee Liang TAN, and H. HU, 2006 , 3 , Action Learning: Research and Practice, United Kingdom
  • "Impact Of Culture On Partner Selection Criteria", by R.K. ZUTSHI and Wee Liang TAN, 2006, East Asian International Joint Ventures
  • "Creating Empowered, Entrepreneurial Opportunities in Indigenous Communities - A Comparative Evaluation of Action-Learning in Singapore, China, Korea, New Zealand & Australia": A Possible Approach for Indigenous Non-Profit Groups to meet Sponsor Requirements", by J. MUELLER, B. OHIA, J. THORNTON, J. DEWBERRY, Wee Liang TAN, and H. HU, 2005 , 1 , 1, International Indigenous Journal of Entrepreneurship, Advancement, Strategy and Education: Special Edition, 88

Selected Books and Monographs (Authored or Co-authored)

  • "SOCIAL IN SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP: ALTRUISM AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP, PARTNERS IN SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP", by Wee Liang TAN, John WILLIAMS, and Teck Meng TAN, Centre for Social Initiative and Management (CSIM), 2006, pp8-11

Selected Books and Monographs (Edited or Co-edited)

  • "Social Capital and Business Transformation in Asia ", by Wee Liang TAN, 2008
  • "SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN SINGAPORE", by Wee Liang TAN and Teck Meng TAN, Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India (ICFAI) professional reference book, 2008
  • "MANAGEMENT 3rd ASIA PACIFIC EDITION", by John CAMPLING, David POOLE, Retha WEISNER, Sieng Ang ENG, Wee Liang TAN, John R SCHERMERHORN, and John WILEY, Australia, 2007
  • "Social Capital in Asia: An Exploratory Study", by Wee Liang TAN, Asian Productivity Organization, Tokyo , Japan , 2006, 150
  • "Creative Entrepreneurship In Asia", by Wee Liang TAN, Asia Productivity Organization, Tokyo , 2005

Selected Chapters in Books

  • "Research Overview in Social Capital and Business Transformation in Asia", by Wee Liang TAN, Report of the APO Basic Research XIII on Social Capital and Its Impact on Productivity (Phase II), 92-833-7064-3, 2008
  • "Part I Integrated Report: Summary of Phase II of Social Capital Research Project in Social Capital and Business Transformation in Asia", by Wee Liang TAN, Report of the APO Basic Research XIII on Social Capital and Its Impact on Productivity (Phase II), 92-833-7064-3, 2008
  • "The Evolution of the Disclosure Regime in Singapore", by Wee Liang TAN, Best Practices in Asian Corporate Governance, Eduardo T. Gonzalez, 92-833-7056-2, Asian Productivity Organization, Tokyo, Japan, 2007, 156-174
  • "Entrepreneurship", by WEE LIANG TAN, Management 3rd Asia Pacific Edition, John Campling, David Poole, Retha Wiesner, Eng Sieng Ang, Bobbie Chan, Wee Liang Tan and John R. Schermerhorn, 3rd Edition, John Wiley, Australia, 2007
  • "SME DEVELOPMENT IN SINGAPORE OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP INFRASTRUCTURE AND SME STRATEGIES", by Wee Liang TAN, The Policy Environment for the Development of SMEs, 978-957-793-053-8, Pacific Economic Cooperation Council, Chinese Taipei Pacific Economic Cooperation Committee, 2007, 191-225

Areas of Practice

Civil & Commercial Litigation 
Competition Law 
Company & Commercial Law 
Corporate Law 
Criminal Law 
Employment Law 
Family Law 
Insurance Law 

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday9am - 5.30pm
Saturday, SundayClosed
Public HolidayClosed