An overview over my research can be found here:

~ Google Scholar
~ Research Gate
~ Publications & Preprints

Selected recent and forthcoming publications include:

Informal Networks in International Business
S. Horak, 2022
Edited Volume, Emerald Publishing, UK.
Description and contents

Explaining the persistence of informal institutions: The role of informal networks
Academy of Management Review, forthcoming.
with D. Minbaeva, A. Ledeneva and M. Muratbekova-Touron, 2022.

Informal Networks: Dark Sides, Bright Sides, and Unexplored Dimensions
Management and Organization Review, 16(3), 511-542.
with F. Afiouni, Y. Bian, A. Ledeneva, M. Muratbekova-Touron and C. Fey, 2020.

Leader humor effectiveness – The divergent dynamics of leader humor over time in East Asia and North America
Thunderbird International Business Review, forthcoming.
with I. Yang and S.C. Chi, 2020.

An Integrative Ethical Approach to Leader Favoritism
Business Ethics: A European Review, forthcoming.
with I. Yang and N. Kakabadse, 2020

Facing complexity, crisis and risk: Opportunities and challenges in International Human Resource Management
Thunderbird International Business Review, 61(3), 465-470.
with Farndale, E.; Phillips, J. & Beamond, M., 2019

Two not of a kind: Social network theory and informal social networks in East Asia
Asia Pacific Journal of Management, 36(2), 349-372.
with Taube, M.; Yang, I. & Restel, K. 2019.