Jonathan Brookfield

Associate Professor of Strategic Management and International Business


Education
  • M.Phil., Cambridge University
  • PhD, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
  • BS, Yale University

Professional Activities
  • Assistant Professor, Texas A&M University, Management Department (2002-2006)
  • Has taught at National Chengchi University, Department of Business Administration, and served as both a teaching and research assistant at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
  • Member, Academy of Management and Academy of International Business
  • Editorial review board, Asia Pacific Journal of Management
  • Has served as an ad hoc reviewer for a variety of journals including: Administrative Science Quarterly, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Management Studies, Long Range Planning and Strategy & Leadership

Research Interests
  • International Business
  • Strategic Management
  • Comparative Political Economy
  • Political Risk
  • Industrial Organization
  • Business Groups
  • Firm Boundaries
  • Industrial Districts
  • Chinese Business Organization
  • Interfirm Networks
  • Asian Business Environment
ARTICLES
• "The Network Structure of Big Business in Taiwan." Asia Pacific Journal of Management 27 : 2. (2010); 257-279.
• Brookfield, Jonathan. "Firm Clustering and Specialization: A Study of Taiwan's Machine Tool Industry." Small Business Economics 30, no. 4 (2008): 405-422.
• Brookfield, Jonathan, R. J. Liu and J. P. MacDuffie. "Taiwan's Bicycle Industry A-Team Battles Chinese Competition with Innovation and Cooperation." Strategy & Leadership 36, no. 1 (2008): 14-19.
• Brookfield, Jonathan and R. J. Liu. "Japanese Subcontracting in Mainland China: a Study of Toyota and Shanghai Koito." Supply Chain Management: An International Journal 11, no. 2 (2006): 99-103.
Brookfield, Jonathan and Ren-Jye Liu. "The Internationalization of a Production Network and the Replication Dilemma: Building Supplier Networks in Mainland China." Asia Pacific Journal of Management 22, no. 4 (2005): 355-380.
• Brookfield, Jonathan. "'Globalization and Competitive Advantage' review of The Quest for Global Dominance by V. Govindarajan and A. K. Gupta." Strategy & Leadership, Vol. 31, No. 3, 2003, 54-55.
• Brookfield, Jonathan and Ren-Jye Liu. "Supplier Networks in Taiwan." Journal of Asian Business 17, no. 3 (2001): 15-40.
• Brookfield, Jonathan and Ren-Jye Liu. "Rings, Stars and Tiers: Organisational Networks and Their Dynamics in Taiwan." Long Range Planning 33, no. 3 (2000): 322-348.
Brookfield, Jonathan and Toshihiro Nishiguchi. "The Evolution of Japanese Subcontracting." Sloan Management Review 39, no. 1 (1997): 89-101.

BOOK CHAPTERS
Brookfield, Jonathan. "Location as a Political Strategy: Political Risk and Foreign Ventures in the PRC." In Growth of New Technology Ventures in China, ed. Haiyang Li, Edward Elgar Press, 2006.

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS
• Brookfield, Jonathan. "Intellectual Property and Pop Culture in Taiwan: Business Strategies and Prospects for the Future". Presented at Conference on Taiwan Issues - Charismatic Modernity: Popular Culture in Taiwan, Columbia, SC, October 3-5 2008.
• Brookfield, Jonathan and Niron Hashai. "Geographic and Product Diversification of Japanese MNC û Complementary or Substitute Strategies?". Presented at Academy of Management, Philadelphia, PA, August 3-8 2007.
• Brookfield, Jonathan and Ren-Jye Liu. "Taiwan's A-Team: Integrated Supplier Networks and Innovation in Taiwan's Bicycle Industry". Presented at Academy of Management, Philadelphia, PA, August 3-8 2007.
• Brookfield, Jonathan and N. Hashai. "Geographic and Product Diversification of Japanese MNEs û Complementary or Substitute Strategies?". Presented at AIB, Indianapolis, IN, 2007.
• Brookfield, Jonathan. "Strategic Options for Taiwanese Firms in an Age of Globalization". Presented at Tunghai University International Conference on Branding with Innovation, Taichung, Taiwan, June 16-17 2006.
• Brookfield, Jonathan, Leonard Bierman, Michael Pustay and Asghar Zardkoohi. "The Internationalization Process and Firm Political Behavior". Presented at Academy of International Business, Beijing, June 23-26 2006.
• Brookfield, Jonathan and Jun Li. "Location as a Political Strategy: Political Risk and Foreign Ventures in the PRC". Presented at Academy of International Business, Quebec City, Canada, July 11 2005.
• Brookfield, Jonathan, Leonard Bierman, Michael Pustay and Asghar Zardkoohi. "Globalization and the Political Participation of Firms: A Life Cycle View of Lobbying and Firm Internationalization". Presented at Academy of Management , Honolulu, Hawaii, August 5-10 2005.
• Brookfield, Jonathan and Toshihiro Nishiguchi. "Network Theory, Japanese Business, and Industrial Networks". Presented at Academy of Management, Honolulu, Hawaii, August 5-10 2005.
• Brookfield, Jonathan and J. Li. "Political Strategies in the People's Republic of China". Presented at ö AOM Professional Development Workshop, August 6 2004.
• Brookfield, Jonathan. "Building Supplier Networks in Mainland China: A Study of Taiwan's Machine Tool Industry". Presented at Asia Pacific Journal of Management Special Issue Conference, Shanghai, December 14-15 2004.
• Brookfield, Jonathan. "Building Supplier Networks in Mainland China: A Study of Taiwan's Machine Tool Industry". Presented at Academy of International Business, Stockholm, Sweden, July 10-13 2004.
• Brookfield, Jonathan. "Japanese Subcontracting in Mainland China: A Study of Sichuan Toyota and Shanghai Koito". Presented at Academy of Management, New Orleans, Louisiana, August 6-11 2004.
• Brookfield, Jonathan and R. J. Liu. "The Japanese Subcontracting System in Mainland China: A Study of Sichuan Toyota and Shanghai Koito". Presented at SAM/IFSAM Congress, Goteborg, Sweden, July 5-7 2004.
• Brookfield, Jonathan, M. Hitt and L. Eden. "Terrorism, Security Risk, and Firm Strategy". Presented at Strategic Management Society, Baltimore, MD, November 2003.
• Brookfield, Jonathan. "Firm Strategy, Organizational Structure, and Industrial Districts: A Study of Taiwan's Machine Tool Industry". Presented at Conference on Clusters, Industrial Districts, and Firms in Honor of Professor Sebastiano Brusco, Modena, September 12-13 2003.
• Brookfield, Jonathan. "Flying under the Radar? Taiwanese Investment in Mainland China". Presented at Academy of International Business, Monterey, CA, July 5-8 2003.
• Brookfield, Jonathan. "Industrial Districts, Firm Specialization (and Performance): A Study of Taiwan's Machine Tool Industry". Presented at Academy of International Business, Charleston, SC, November 20-23 1999.
• Brookfield, Jonathan. "Globalization and Its Limits: A Study of Taiwan's Machine Tool Industry". Presented at Sloan Foundation Globalization Workshop for Junior Scholars, Yountville, CA, October 24-25 1999.
• Brookfield, Jonathan and Ren-Jye Liu. "Supplier Networks in Taiwan's Machine Tool Industry". Presented at International Conference on Business Transformation and Social Change in East Asia (II), Taichung, June 10-11 1999.
• Brookfield, Jonathan. "Localization and Industrial Structure: The Machine Tool Industry in Taiwan". Presented at Academy of International Business, Vienna, October 7-11 1998.

Courses

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Email Address
Jon.Brookfield@tufts.edu

Office Phone
617.627.5104

Mailing Address
The Fletcher School, Tufts University, 160 Packard Ave
Medford, MA, 02155