Donald Lessard

Epoch Foundation Professor of International Management, Emeritus
Professor of Global Economics and Management, Emeritus;
Professor of Engineering Systems, Emeritus

Biography | Selected Publications

Strategic partnering in oil and gas: a capabilities perspective (2014)

Building Your Company’s Capabilities Through Global Expansion (2013)

The Evolution of EMNCS and EMNC Thinking: A Capabilities Perspective (2013)

Uncertainty and Risk in Global Supply Chains (2013)

Embracing risk as a core competence: The case of CEMEX (2009)

Mexican Multinationals: Insights from CEMEX (2008)

Real Asset Valuation: A Back-to-basics Approach. (2008)

"Frameworks for Global Strategic Analysis," Journal of Strategic Managment Education, 1(1). (2003)

"Risk and the Dynamics of Globalization," in Birkinshaw, Markides, Stopford, and Yip, eds., The Future of the Multinational Company (Chichester, England: Wiley). (2003)

Strategic Management of Large Engineering Projects: Shaping Institutions, Risks, and Governance (MIT Press, 2001)

Capital Flight: The Problem and Policy Responses. Washington, D.C.: Institute for International Economics, 1987.

International Financing for Developing Countries : The Unfulfilled Promise/Wp0783 (World Bank Staff Working Papers, No 783). Washington, D.C.: World Bank, 1986.

Financial Intermediation Beyond the Debt Crisis (Policy Analyses in International Economics, No 12, September 1985). Washington, D.C.: Institute for International Economics, 1985

International Financial Management: Theory and Practice. New York, NY: Wiley, 1985.

Control of Indirect Financial Subsidies in Canada's Budget: Diagnosis and Recommendations (1982)

Currency Changes and Management Control: A Note on the Integration of the International Controller's and Treasurer's Functions (1974)


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General Expertise
Alternative energy; Clean energy; Corporate strategy and policy; Gas; Globalization; International corporate strategy; International corporate strategy; International finance; International management; Oil; Project management; Risk management; Risk management