Soumodip Sarkar
Full Professor (Universidade de Évora)

Coordinator of CEFAGE’s Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Operations research group

Ph.D. in Economics (U. Northeastern, 1995), M.Sc. in Economics (U. Northeastern, 1991), B.A. in Economics (U. Calcutá, 1988).

Research interests:

Entrepreneurship; Innovation; International Management.

Articles published in selected journals (indexed in CEFAGE ranking)

Sarkar S., O. Osiyevskyy, L. Hayes (2019), "Talking your way into entrepreneurial support: an analysis of satisfaction drivers in entrepreneur mutual aid groups", Journal of Small Business Management, 57(2).
Sarkar S., O. Osiyevskyy (2018), "Organizational Innovation and Rigidity During Crisis: a Review of the Paradox and a Research Agenda", European Management Journal, 36, 47-58.
Hernández-Linares, R., S. Sarkar, M.J. Cobo (2018), "Inspecting the Achilles heel: a quantitative analysis of 50 years of family business definitions", Scientometrics, 115(2), 929-951.
Sarkar S., C. Rufin, J.Haughton (2018), "Inequality and Entrepreneurial Thresholds", Journal of Business Venturing, 33(3), 278-295.
Sarkar S., O. Osiyevskyy, S. Clark (2018), "Incumbent capability enhancement in response to radical innovations", European Management Journal, 36(3), 353-365.
Sarkar S. (2018), "Grassroots entrepreneurs and social change at the bottom of the pyramid: the role of bricolage", Entrepreneurship and Regional Development, 30(3/4), 421-449.
Sarkar, S., M. Pansera (2017), "Sustainability-driven innovation at the bottom: Insights from grassroots ecopreneurs", Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 114, 327–338.
Calisto, M.L., S. Sarkar (2017), "Organizations as biomes of entrepreneurial life: Towards a clarification of the corporate entrepreneurship process", Journal of Business Research, 70, 44-54.
Bilau, J., C. Mason, T. Botelho, S. Sarkar (2017), "Angel investing in an austerity economy – the impact of government policies in Portugal", European Planning Studies, 1516-1537.
Duarte, V., S. Sarkar (2011), "Separating the wheat from the chaff - a taxonomy of open innovation", European Journal of Innovation Management, 14(4), 435-459.
Pires, C., S. Sarkar, L. Carvalho (2008), "Innovation in services – how different from manufacturing?", Service Industries Journal, 28(10), 1339-1356.
Pires, C.P., S. Sarkar (2000), "Delivered nonlinear pricing by duopolists", Regional Science and Urban Economics, 30(4), 429-456.
Haughton, J., S. Sarkar (1996), "Gasoline tax as a corrective tax: estimates for the United States, 1970-1991", Energy Journal, 17(2).

Articles published in ISI journals (not indexed in CEFAGE ranking)

Bilau, J., S. Sarkar (forthcoming), "Financing innovative start-ups in Portuguese context: what is the role of business angels networks?", Journal of the Knowledge Economy.
Hernández-Linares, R., Kellermanns, F. W., López-Fernández, M. C., Sarkar, S. (2019), "The effect of socioemotional wealth on the relationship between entrepreneurial orientation and family business performance", BRQ Business Research Quarterly.
Sarkar, S. (2017), "Uncorking knowledge-purposeful spillovers as a strategic tool for capability enhancement in the cork industry", International Entrepreneurship and Management Journal, 13(1), 251–275.
Calisto, M.L., S. Sarkar (2017), "Innovation and corporate entrepreneurship in service businesses", Service Business, 11(3), 581–600.
Sarkar, S., C. Searcy (2016), "Zeitgeist or chameleon? A quantitative analysis of CSR definitions", Journal of Cleaner Production, 135, 1423–1435.
Pansera, P., S. Sarkar (2016), "Crafting sustainable development solutions: frugal innovations of grassroots entrepreneurs", Sustainability, 8(1), 51.
Sarkar, S., A. Costa (2008), "Dynamics of open innovation in the food industry", Trends in Food Science and Technology, 19(11), 574-580.

Articles published in other peer-review journals

Carvalho, L., S. Sarkar (2018), "A confirmatory factor analysis for assessing innovativeness in Knowledge Intensive Business Services", EuroMed Journal of Management, 2(3), 212-229.
Sarkar, S., D.M. Coelho, J. Maroco (2016), "Strategic Orientations, Dynamic Capabilities, and Firm Performance: an Analysis for Knowledge Intensive Business Services", Journal of the Knowledge Economy, 7(4), 1000-1020.
Bilau, J., S. Sarkar (2016), "Financing innovative start-ups in Portuguese context: what is the role of business angels networks?", Journal of the Knowledge Economy, 7(4), 920–934.
Carvalho, L., S. Sarkar (2014), "Market structures, strategy and innovation in the tourism sector", International Journal of Culture, Tourism and Hospitality, 8(2), 153-172.
Andraz G., S. Sarkar (2013), "Padrão de Entrada de Novas Empresas. O Caso da Indústria Transformadora Portuguesa", Cadernos de Sociedade e Trabalho, 17, 151-164.
Sarkar, S. (2008), "Is UEFA right? Measuring competitiveness of domestic football leagues", International Journal of Sport Management and Marketing, 3(4), 374-382.
Sarkar, S., C.P. Pires, L. Carvalho (2008), "Innovation behaviour in financial services: an empirical analysis", International Journal of Financial Services Management, 3(3/4), 223-242.
Sarkar, S. (2007), "Gazelle in elephant's clothing - an integrated model of outsouring", International Journal of Indian Culture and Business Management, 1(1/2), 116-135.
Sarkar, S. (2005), "Innovation and market structures: an integrated approach", International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management, 5(5/6), 366-378.
Sarkar, S. (2001), "Interactions between the formal and informal market for foreign exchange", Journal of Economics, 27(1), 1-19.

Editorials

Sarkar, S., S. Patnaik, I. Sennikova (forthcoming), "Creative and Cultural Industries and Entrepreneurship", Switzerland: Springer International Publishing.
Sarkar, S. (2005), "Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Development", International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management, 5(5/6), 359-365.

Book articles and chapters

Carvalho, L., S. Sarkar, P. Mares, A. Correia (2018), "Tecido empresarial e competências empreendedoras numa perspetiva regional. Um estudo aplicado à região do Alentejo", in P. Neto, M.M. Serrano (eds.), Políticas Públicas, Inovação e Emprego Edições Sílabo (ISBN: 978-972-618-926-8).
Sarkar, S. (2009), "Outsourcing - A story of metamorphosis", in H. Marques, E. Soukiazis, P. Cerqueira (eds.), Integration and Globalization: Challenges for Developed and Developing Countries, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 105-123 (ISBN: 978-1-84844-655-7).
Sarkar, S. (2007), "Inovação: metamorfoses, empreendedorismo e resultados", in José Cláudio Cyrineu Terra (eds.), Inovação: Quebrando Paradigmas Para Vencer, São Paulo: Editora Saraiva (ISBN: 978-850206595-6).
Sarkar, S., L. Carvalho (2006), "Inovação nos serviços: novos desafios exigem novas abordagens", in M. Branco, L.S. Carvalho, C. Rego (eds.), Economia com Compromisso: Ensaios em Memória de José Dias Sena, Évora: Universidade de Évora/CEFAG-UE, 215-226 (ISBN: 972-778-092-X).
Sarkar, S. (2005), "Sourcing decisions on international business: A Holistic Model", in T. Theurl, E.C. Meyer (eds.), Strategies for Cooperation, Aachen: Shaker Verlag, 183-198 (ISBN: 3-8322-4446-8).
Sarkar, S. (2004), "Non-tariff measures in services measuring gains from movement of skilled personnel in quantifying non tariff barriers to trade", in P. Dee, M. Ferrantino (eds.), Quantitative Methods for Assessing the Effects of Non-tariff Measures and Trade Facilitation, Singapore: USITC, 107-120 (ISBN: 981-256-051-3).

Scientific books

Sarkar, S. (2018), "EntreSutre", Kunj New Delhi: Bloombsbury Publishing India Pvt, Lda (ISBN: 978-9-3868-2632-9).
Sarkar, S. (2007), "Innovation, Market Archetypes and Outcome - An Integrated Framework", Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag (ISBN: 978-3-7908-1945-8).

Pedagogical books

Sarkar, S. (forthcoming), EntreSutre Bloombsburry Publishers.
Sarkar, S. (2009), Empreendedorismo e Inovação - 2ª Edição, Lisboa: Escolar Editora (ISBN: 978-972-592-269-9).
Sarkar, S. (2007), Empreendedorismo e Inovação - Irmãos de Armas, Lisboa: Escolar Editora (ISBN: 978-972-592-209-5).

Technical books

Sarkar, S. (2008), "O Empreendedor Inovador – Faça Diferente e Conquiste seu Espaço no Mercado", Rio de Janeiro: Elsevier Editora (ISBN: 978-85-352-3085-7).

Doctoral theses

Sarkar, S. (1995), Nonlinear Pricing by Oligopolists, Ph.D. thesis, Northeastern University, Estados Unidos da América.

Projects funded by national science agencies

Sarkar, Soumodip (principal investigator)

POCTEP

01/2017-12/2019
28.017,27€
Sarkar, Soumodip (principal investigator)

POCTEP

01/2017-12/2019
100.000,00€
Sarkar, Soumodip (principal investigator)

Alentejo 2020

01/2017-12/2018
1.058.833,35€
Sarkar, Soumodip (principal investigator)

Alentejo 2020

10/2016-09/2018
890.137,50€
Sarkar, Soumodip (principal investigator)

Alentejo 2020

10/2016-09/2018
240.130,00€
Sarkar, Soumodip (principal investigator)

Alentejo 2020

01/2016-12/2017
433.352,14€

Projects funded by international industry-related programs

Sarkar, Soumodip (principal investigator)

Erasmus +

01/2017-10/2019
856.840,00€

COST

27/10/2017- 26/10/2021
58.500.00€

Projects funded by national industry-related programs

POEFDS - Programa Operacional Emprego Formação e Desenvolvimento Social

04/2006-12/2006
4 132,23 €

POSC - Programa Operacional da Sociedade do Conhecimento

04/2005-05/2006
15 750 €

Programa Equal

04/2005-12/2006
21 612,44 €

Programa Equal

23/09/2002-22/09/2004
19 679,83 €

Programa Equal

17/03/2002-17/05/2002
806,40 €

Ph.D. thesis

Author: Remedios Hernandez Linares
Supervisor(s): Maria Concepcion Lopez-Fernandez, Soumodip Sarkar
Degree: Doutoramento em Gestão
Institution: Universidade de Cantábria, Espanha
Year: 2017
Author: Deranor Gomes de Oliveira
Supervisor(s): Soumodip Sarkar, António Manuel Henrique Fernandes
Degree: Ph.D. (Management)
Institution: Universidade de Évora
Year: 2017
Author: Valdenor Clementino
Supervisor(s): Soumodip Sarkar, Ricardo Chaves Lima
Degree: Ph.D. (Management)
Institution: University of Évora
Year: 2015
Author: Maria Lurdes Santana Calisto
Supervisor(s): Soumodip Sarkar
Degree: Ph.D. (Management)
Institution: Universidade de Évora
Year: 2014
Author: Cláudia Coimbra
Supervisor(s): Soumodip Sarkar, Cesaltina P. Pires
Degree: Ph.D. (Management)
Institution: Universidade de Évora
Year: 2013
Author: Georgette dos Santos Andraz
Supervisor(s): Soumodip Sarkar
Degree: Ph.D. (Management)
Institution: Universidade de Évora
Year: 2013
Author: Dulce M. Coelho
Supervisor(s): Soumodip Sarkar
Degree: Ph.D. (Management)
Institution: Universidade de Évora
Year: 2011
Author: Luísa M. C. Carvalho
Supervisor(s): Soumodip Sarkar
Degree: Ph.D. (Management)
Institution: Universidade de Évora
Year: 2008

M.Sc. thesis

Author: Nuno A. P. Bravo
Supervisor(s): Soumodip Sarkar
Degree: M.Sc. (Management)
Institution: Universidade de Évora
Year: 2012
Author: Pedro Miguel Lopes Mares
Supervisor(s): Soumodip Sarkar
Degree: M.Sc. (Statistical Modeling and Data Analysis)
Institution: Universidade de Évora
Year: 2012
Author: Manuel J.F. Martins
Supervisor(s): Soumodip Sarkar
Degree: M.Sc. (Management)
Institution: Universidade de Évora
Year: 2012
Author: Cátia Bento
Supervisor(s): Soumodip Sarkar
Degree: M.Sc. (Management)
Institution: Universidade de Évora
Year: 2011
Author: Carmen Francisco
Supervisor(s): Soumodip Sarkar
Degree: M.Sc. (Management)
Institution: Universidade de Évora
Year: 2011
Author: Gonçalo Madeira Ribeiro
Supervisor(s): Soumodip Sarkar
Degree: M.Sc. (Management)
Institution: Universidade de Évora
Year: 2011
Author: Patrícia Piedade
Supervisor(s): Soumodip Sarkar
Degree: M.Sc. (Management)
Institution: Universidade de Évora
Year: 2011
Author: Teresa Rosa
Supervisor(s): Soumodip Sarkar
Degree: M.Sc. (Management)
Institution: Universidade de Évora
Year: 2011
Author: Vanessa Duarte
Supervisor(s): Soumodip Sarkar
Degree: M.Sc. (Biological Agriculture)
Institution: Universidade de Évora
Year: 2010
Author: Ricardo Melro
Supervisor(s): Soumodip Sarkar
Degree: M.Sc. (Management)
Institution: Universidade de Évora
Year: 2010
Author: Manuel T. Fernandes
Supervisor(s): Soumodip Sarkar
Degree: MBA
Institution: European University
Year: 2002
Author: Moisés Cruz
Supervisor(s): Soumodip Sarkar
Degree: MBA
Institution: European University
Year: 2002
Author: Isidore Fungai
Supervisor(s): Soumodip Sarkar
Degree: MBA
Institution: European University
Year: 2001