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  • Zhixing Xiao, Ph. D

  • Professor
  • Ph. D in Management (Organizational Behavior area), INSEAD
  • Fields:Social capital, Comparative management, Leadship
  • Office Phone Number:86-755-2603-2780
  • Office Room:646
Research Fields:
Social Capital and social Networks, Leadership and Culture in Chinese Organizations

1999-2004 Ph. D. in Management (Organizational Behavior area), INSEAD (Fontainebleau, France)                                    
1989-1993 B. A. in Labor Economics, Renmin University of China, School of Labor and Personnel            
Working Experience:
2012-2015 The George Washington University
Distinguished Visiting Professor of Chinese Business                    
Director, China Research Institute                                    
2008-2012 China Europe International Business School (CEIBS)                      
Associate Professor of Management                                
2004-2008China Europe International Business School (CEIBS)
Assistant Professor of Management 
2012   Xiao, Zhixing, Business and Society: Myth and Truth (《企业江湖》), Beijing:CITIC Press.
2012   Xiao, Zhixing, Why Chinese Cannot Organize Themselves(《中国人为什么组织不起来》), 2nd Edition. Beijing: CITIC Press.
2012   Xiao, Zhixing, Notes on Confucius Dialects (《论语笔记》), 2nd Edition. Beijing: CITI Press.
2012   Xiao, Zhixing,Book Management and Street Management (《纸上谈兵说管理》), 2nd Edition. Beijing: CITIC Press.
2011   Xiao, Zhixing, On Management in the East and West (《东张西望》), 2nd Edition. Beijing: China Machine Press.
2010   Xiao, Zhixing, Innovators Besieged (《创痛:中国企业创新困境》). Beijing:RenminUniversity Press.2010   Xiao, Zhixing, Common Sense Management (《常识与管理》) .Beijing: China Machine Press.
- Among the best books in Business of 2010 by
2006  Xiao, Zhixing, Why Chinese Cannot Organize Themselves(《中国人为什么组织不起
来》). Beijing: China Machine Press.
- No. 2 on thebest book list in management category byAmazon,China
2006  Xiao, Zhixing, Notes on Confucius Dialects (《论语笔记:传统中的基业之道》).
Beijing: China Machine Press.
2006  Xiao, Zhixing, Book Management and Street Management (《纸上谈兵说管理》). Beijing: China Machine Press.
2004  Xiao Zhixing, On Management in the East and West(《东张西望》). Beijing: World Publishing Corporation.
- One of the "Ten Most Valuable Business Books" of 2004 by Value magazine

2013  Ou. A., Tsui, A.,Kinicki, A.,Waldman,D. Xiao, Z. and Song, L.“Understanding Humble Chief Executive Officers: Connections to Top Management Team Integration and Middle Manager Responses. Administrative Science Quarterly 59-1:34-72.
2012  Wang, J., Guthrie, D. and Xiao, Z. “The Rise of SASAC: Asset Management, Ownership Concentration, and Firm Performance in China’s Capital Markets.”Management and Organization Review 8-2:253-281.
2011  Hom, P. and Xiao, Z. “Embedding Social Networks: How GuanxiTies Reinforce Chinese Employees’ Retention.”Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 116-2:188-202.
2008  Guthrie, D., Xiao, Z. and Wang, J. “Work and Productivity in Reform-Era China.” Research in the Sociology of Work vol. 19:35-69. 
2007  Xiao, Z. and Tsui, A. S. “When Brokers Do Not Work: Social Capital in High-Commitment Organizations.” Administrative Science Quarterly 52:1-31.
2006  Xiao, Z., and Bjorkman, I. “Measuring High Commitment Work System in Chinese Organizations.” Management and Organization Review 2-3:403-422.
Organization, Culture and Leadership