Eleanor Westney's long-term research interest is learning across borders (i.e., how organizational patterns developed in one social context are adapted in other societies). She is currently working on the internationalization of R&D, particularly in the context of firms establishing R&D centers in Japan, and Japanese firms setting up R&D facilities offshore.
Featured Publication"Crossing Borders and Boundaries: Translation Ecosystems in International Business."
Westney, D. Eleanor, Rebecca Piekkari, Kaisa Koskinen and Susanne Tietze. International Business Review Vol. 31, No. 5 (2022): 102030. Download Paper.
Lessard, Donald R., and D. Eleanor Westney. In Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Business and Management, Oxford, UK: Oxford Research. Forthcoming. SSRN Preprint.
Westney, D. Eleanor. In The Multiple Dimensions of Institution Complexity in International Business Research, Volume 15, edited by Alain Verbeke, Elizabeth L. Rose, Rob van Tulder, and Yingqi Wei, Somerville, MA: Emerald Publishing, 2021.
Westney, D. Eleanor. Asian Business and Management Vol. 19, No. 1 (2020): 8-24.
Westney, D. Eleanor, and Rebecca Piekkari. Journal of Management Studies Vol. 57, No. 1 (2020): 57-86.