Bio (Bersant Hobdari)

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Bersant Hobdari


Associate Faculty




Dr. Bersant Hobdari’s research interests are international business and economics and corporate governance. His research focuses on boards of directors, ownership structures, the role of national and subnational governance institutions and institutional dynamics and stakeholder relationships. Hobdari seeks to better understand corporate governance and international strategies and the entrepreneurial and innovation orientation of firms in context of their institutional environments. Hobdari has written and edited book chapters and his work has been published in management and economics journals.


Hobdari has held academic positions at Simon Fraser University and Copenhagen Business School teaching courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels.


Hobdari holds a Master of Arts in Applied Economics from the Institute for Advanced Studies (1996) in Vienna, Austria and a PhD in Business Economics from Copenhagen Business School (2003).