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Dr. Nir Kshetri

Photo of Nir KshetriDr. Nir Kshetri’s 2015 Journal of International Management (JIM) article titled “Success of Crowd-Based Online Technology in Fundraising: An Institutional Perspective” has been featured by Strategy & Business Magazine (http://www.strategy-business.com/) in its Recent Research column.  The Magazine’s September 17 article, “Navigating the Crowdfunding Landscape” (http://www.strategy-business.com/blog/Navigating-the-Crowdfunding-Landscape) is based entirely on Nir’s JIM article.

Nir Kshetri delivered a keynote speech at the 4th International Symposium on Research in Economics, Management and Accounting-Society and Development (4to.Simposio Internacional de Investigación en Ciencias Económicas, Administrativas y Contables -Sociedad y Desarrollo) held in Bogota, Colombia (September 17-19). The title of his speech was Key components of an entrepreneurial ecosystem: Linkages and processes (Los components clave de un ecosistema emprendedor: Vínculos y procesos).

Nir Kshetri delivered a keynote speech at the 15th International Conference on Advances in ICT for Emerging Regions held in Colombo (Sri Lanka) 24th – 26th August 2015 (http://www.icter.org/conference/profile/prof_nir_kshetri). The topic of his speech was “Big data deployment in assessing the creditworthiness of low-income families and micro-enterprises in emerging economies: Platforms, methodologies and business models” (http://www.icter.org/conference/keynote_speeches).