Ph.D. (Clemson University)
Fahri Karakaya is a professor of Marketing at Charlton College of Business. He has a Ph. D. degree from Clemson University, MBA from University of Massachusetts at Amherst, and B.S. degree from Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts.
He has published over 100 papers. Some of his publications appeared in Journal of Marketing, Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science, Journal of Marketing Education, Psychology & Marketing, and others. He is the co-author of three books titled Barriers to Entry and Market Entry Decisions, How to Utilize New Information technology in International Business, and Utilizing New Information technology in Teaching of International Business. He also presented scholarly papers in numerous national and international conferences. He currently serves on the editorial review boards of seven journals and has been a guest editor for several journals.
He has done extensive consulting in various areas of marketing for Massachusetts Governor's Council in Economic Development, Massachusetts Department of Transportation, Small Business Development Center, and for many area private businesses. He is the founder and director of Southeastern Massachusetts E-commerce Network, an economic outreach program at UMass Dartmouth. His current research interests include market entry barriers, e-commerce operations and consumer decision-making, and use of technology in business. He teaches both graduate and undergraduate level courses including Marketing Strategy, Consumer Behavior, E-Commerce / Internet Marketing, and Principles of Marketing.
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