Chong Kyoon CK Lee


Assistant Professor, Management
Year Started at JMU: 2017
Contact Info

  • Ph.D., Syracuse University, 2017
  • MBA, University of Oxford, 2010
  • BA in Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2005
Professional Interests
  • Entrepreneurial Entry Decisions
  • Institutions for Entrepreneurship
  • Crowd Entrepreneurship
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
Personal Interests
  • Tennis & Golf
  • International travel (traveled about 35 countries so far)
Professional Background
  • Management Consultancy for 7 years
  • Korean Army for 2 years
Current Courses Taught
  • MGT 472 - New Venture Creation
  • COB 487 - Strategic Management
  • Faculty Senate, James Madison University
  • Instructor of the HOPE entrepreneurship program for North Korean Refugees
  • Columnist of Entrepreneurship, Dong-A Business Review
Key Publications

Lee, C.K. LEE, Cottle, G. Wiklund, J. & Simmons, S., (2020), "Untangling the effects of social cost of failure on high-growth entrepreneurship," Small Business Economics, DOI: 10.1007/s11187-020-00324-0

Lee, C.K. LEE, Simmons, S., Amezcua, A., Lee, Jin, & Lumpkin, G.T., (2020), "Moderating Effects of Informal Institutions on Social Entrepreneurship Activity," Journal of Social Entrepreneurship, DOI: 10.1080/19420676.2020.1782972

Bae,T.J., & Lee, C.K., (2019), 2018 GUESS National Report: Republic of Kore, GUESS ORG. (Global University Entrepreneurial Spirit Students Survey)

Dissertation: "Business Failure and Entrepreneurship: Three Essays on the Effects of the Cost of Failure"

Chong Kyoon LEE, G.T. Lumpkin, & R.R. Bangar (2015), "The Impact of Stigma of Failure on Social Entrepreneurship Entry Decisions: A Cross-Country Analysis". Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research BCERC Proceedings, 2015.  Babson Park, MA.

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