Mr Kirit Vaidya
B.Soc.Sc. (Economics, Politics, Sociology), FRSA
Senior Lecturer in Business Economics, MSc in International Business Course Director and member of the Economics and Strategy Group. Chair of the Aston Business School Technology Strategy Group (TSG).
Research interests in technology transfer and industrial development business strategies in emerging economies with special reference to China and rural infrastructure planning in developing countries.
His recent projects and publications include “Capability development of Chinese manufacturing enterprises”, “Shifting comparative advantage of Chinese manufacturing sectors” and "Employment generation through public works in South Africa, Nepal and Cambodia".
Dr Stephanie Decker
MA, PhD, PGCert
Stephanie is a Lecturer in International Business and member of the Economics and Strategy Group. Prior to joining Aston she held appointments at Harvard Business School, University of Liverpool, London School of Economics, and Humboldt University, Berlin. Recent publications have been in the area of international negotiations between international investors and host governments, as well as the causes of corruption in less developed countries.