Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business

Associate Professor Dr Asmat Nizam Abdul Talib

 Dr. Asmat 2  

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Phone: +604 928 7126

Office #: OYAGSB 2.20

Qualification: BA (Econ) (Concordia University, Canada), MBA (Cardiff University, UK), PhD (Aston University, UK) 

Teaching interest: International Business, International Marketing

Research interest: Strategic Marketing, Export Management, Market Orientation, Cross-Culture Consumer Behaviour

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Biography: Asmat Nizam is associate professor of international business and international marketing. Asmat’s teaching focuses on international business and international marketing strategy with an emphasis on building the organization and capabilities for (export) customer focus. His research has been supported by grants from the Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia and other institutions. His research has been published in reputable academic journals including International Business Review, Asia Pacific Journal of Marketing and Logistics, Journal of Islamic Marketing, and Emerald Emerging Market Case Study. Asmat was awarded the 2017 Emerald Award for Excellence for a highly commended paper and the fourth place winner of 2015 Emerald Emerging Market Case Study competition. He was twice the recipient of the Universiti Utara Malaysia Outstanding Research Award. His research interests lie primarily in international marketing and strategic marketing, especially in export market intelligence and the use of export market intelligence in a firm’s export decision process. Asmat is a member of International Entrepreneurship in the 21C(E21) Project, a Research Group based at Loughborough University, UK. He was associate professor of international business at Tashkent State University, Uzbekistan and research fellow at Honda Foundation, Japan. He was faculty associate at Aston Business School, UK, teaching international marketing and international business at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Selected Publications:

  • Gnizy, I., Cadogan, J., Oliveira, J. S., & Abdul-Talib, A. N. (2017). The empirical link between export dispersion and export performance: A contingency-based approach. International Business Review, 27(2), 239-249
  • Abd-Latif, S. A., & Abdul-Talib, A. N. (2017). Consumer racism: A scale modification. Asia Pacific Journal of Marketing and Logistics, 29(3), 616-633.
  • Abdul-Talib, A. N., & Mohd Adnan, M. M. (2017). Determinants of consumer’s willingness to boycott surrogate products. Journal of Islamic Marketing, 8(3), 265-273.
  • Abdul-Talib, A. N., Abd-Latif, S. A., & Abd-Razak, I. (2016). A study on the boycott motivations of Malaysian non-Muslims, 7(3), Journal of Islamic Marketing, 7(3), 264–287.
  • Zakaria, N., Abdul Talib, A. N., & Osman, N. (Eds.) (2016). Handbook of research on impacts of international business and political affairs on the global economy. Hershey, PA: IGI Global.

Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business (OYAGSB)
Universiti Utara Malaysia
06010 UUM Sintok
Kedah Darul Aman Malaysia
TEL: +604 928 7130/7113/7120/7121
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Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business (OYAGSB)
Universiti Utara Malaysia
27-1B Tingkat 1, Wisma Sri Muda (UUMKL Menara 2)
Jalan Raja Muda Abd Aziz, Kampung Baru
50300 Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
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