• Business Research

    This is a research diary about business studies and market-things. On the one hand, I really like academic discussions of performativity, market devices, and organizing practices of markets. The doctoral dissertation that I am writing is about these topics. On the other hand, I like discussions of Intercultural Communication.

    About the author:

    Carlos A. Diaz Ruiz is a Doctoral Candidate at the Department of Marketing, Hanken School of Economics in Helsinki, Finland.

Free article in Industrial Marketing Management (IMM) until 16 October

The latest publication by Diaz Ruiz and Kowalkowski (2014) in Industrial Marketing Management is free until October 16. The free version of the white paper “Market representations in industrial marketing: Could representations influence strategy?” can only be accessed through THIS LINK   The following is the abstract of the paper: A central question in industrial … Continue reading

Market Representations in Action

My PhD dissertation is online and can be read here.

thesis book

My PhD dissertation is finally printed

I am honored that Professor Luis Araujo at the Lancaster University accepted to be my opponent at the upcoming public defense. The Doctoral defense will be hosted at Hanken School of Economics on Friday 15 August 2014 at 11:00 in Arkadiankatu 22, Helsinki, Finland.