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Dr Tanya Jurado PhD, PGDipBus, MA (Hons), BA

Lecturer

School of Management

I hold a PhD and a Diploma in Business and Administration in Management from Massey, and a BA and MA (Hons) in History from Auckland University. I currently teach Business Model Innovation for the Bachelor of Business, and Current Issues in Business for the Master of Management. Previously, I have taught Corporate Strategy and Organisational Behaviour at the Australian National University, and Entrepreneurship, New Venture Project and Enterprise Development at Massey. My interest and research into SMEs dates back to 2004 when I joined the NZ Centre for SME Research. Since then I have undertaken research and analysis for the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), the (former) Ministry for Economic Development and the Inland Revenue. My published work is primarily on SME policy, management capability, internationalization and entrepreneurship.

Tanya joined the School of Management in late 2017. Her research areas include SMEs, entrepreneurship and gender inclusion in IT professions. Tanya is currently working on projects that focus on SME internationalisation and trade policy, Māori entrepreneurship and public policy support for SMEs. She is also part of a research team researching the participation and retention of women in information technology professions. Tanya has taught courses on entrepreneurship, strategy, management and organisational behaviour.

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Professional

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy - Massey University (2016)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Business and Administrations - Massey University (2002)
  • Master of Arts (Honours) - University of Auckland (1994)
  • Bachelor of Arts - University of Auckland (1991)

Prizes and Awards

  • 2015 Emerald Literati Network Highly Commended Paper Award for the paper "Understanding small-firm reactions to free-trade agreements: qualitative evidence from New Zealand" in the Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development - Emerald Group Publishing Limited (2015)

Research Expertise

Research Interests

SME and entrepreneurship policy

SME Internationalisation

Entrepreneurship field of study

Business History

Gender and entrepreneurship

Thematics

21st Century Citizenship

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Business and Management (150300): Commerce, Management, Tourism And Services (150000): Entrepreneurship (150304): International Business (150308): Small Business Management (150314)

Keywords

SMEs

SME Internationalisation

SME policy

Gender and IT

Entrepreneurship

Business History

Research Projects

Summary of Research Projects

Position Current Completed
Project Leader 1 0
Team Member 0 1

Research Outputs

Journal

Jurado, T., & Battisti, M. (2019). The evolution of SME policy: the case of New Zealand. Regional Studies, Regional Science. 6(1), 32-54
[Journal article]Authored by: Jurado, T.
Battisti, M., Jurado, T., & Perry, M. (2014). Understanding small-firm reactions to free trade agreements: Qualitative evidence from New Zealand. Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development. 21(2), 327-344
[Journal article]Authored by: Jurado, T.
Gibson, B., & Jurado, TR. (2012). Guest editorial: Celebrating the 25th anniversary of SEAANZ. Small enterprise research: the journal of SEAANZ. 19(1), 2-4
[Journal article]Authored by: Jurado, T.Contributed to by: Jurado, T.
Coetzer, A., Battisti, M., Jurado, T., & Massey, C. (2011). The reality of management development in SMEs. Journal of Management and Organization. 17(3), 290-306
[Journal article]Authored by: Jurado, T., Massey, C.
Jurado, T., Massey, C., & Walker, R. (2007). Representations of excellence in New Zealand micro-enterprise. International Journal of Business Innovation and Research. 1(3), 267-280
[Journal article]Authored by: Jurado, T., Massey, C.
Perry, M., Massey, CL., & Jurado, TR. (2005). Excellence and micro enterprise-bottom up or top down?. Cyprus International Journal of Management. 10(1), 32-45
[Journal article]Authored by: Jurado, T., Massey, C.

Book

Jurado, T., & Massey, CL. (2012). SME policy development in New Zealand 1978-2008. In RA. Blackburn, & MT. Schaper (Eds.) Government, SMEs and Entrepreneurship Development. (pp. 31 - 44). Farnham, Surrey: Gower Publishing, Ltd.
[Chapter]Authored by: Jurado, T., Massey, C.
Massey, CL., & Jurado, T. (2011). The support infrastructure for New Zealand firms. In Managing a small firm in New Zealand. (pp. 17 - 30). Auckland, New Zealand: Pearson
[Chapter]Authored by: Jurado, T., Massey, C.

Thesis

Jurado, TR. (2016). From government to governance: Small and medium enterprise policy development in New Zealand 1978 to 2008. (Doctoral Thesis, Massey University, New Zealand)
[Doctoral Thesis]Authored by: Jurado, T.

Conference

Felzensztein, C., Gonzalez-Perez, MA., Etchebarne, S., & Jurado, T. (2019). The internationalization of young and small service firms: Views from the southern hemisphere. BUSINESS ASSOCIATION FOR LATIN AMERICAN STUDIES. : BUSINESS ASSOCIATION FOR LATIN AMERICAN STUDIES
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Felzensztein Jimenez, C., Jurado, T.
Jurado, T., & Mika, J. (2018). Maori internationalisation and trade policy: the role of business ethics. In A. West (Ed.) ABEN 2018. : AUSTRALALSIAN BUSINESS ETHICS NETWORK
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Jurado, T., Mika, J.
Jurado, T. (2018, November). SMEs and Free Trade Agreements: 2001-2018. Presented at Academic Association of Historians in Australian and New Zealand Business Schools (AAHANZBS) 10th Annual Conference. Sydney, Australia.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Jurado, T.
Jurado, T., Tretiakov, A., & Bensemann, JM.Lady Geek and women in IT: a critical discourse analysis. . Sydney, Australia
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Bensemann, J., Jurado, T., Tretiakov, A.
Jurado, TR.Rural enterprise. . Dublin, Ireland
[Conference Other]Authored by: Jurado, T.
Jurado, TR.Entrepreneurship in minority groups. : ISBE
[Conference Other]Authored by: Jurado, T.
Jurado, TR.Gender and enterprise. . Dublin, Ireland
[Conference Other]Authored by: Jurado, T.
Jurado, TR. (2012). Two steps forward, one step back? SME policy during uncertain times. ICSB World Conference Proceedings. Vol. 2 (pp. 1 - 20). : 57th Annual ICSB World Conference
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Jurado, T.
Massey, CL., Coetzer, AJ., Jurado, TR., & Battisti, M. (2009). The reality of management development in small New Zealand firms: Implications for public policy. : International Council for Small Business (ICSB) World Conference
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Jurado, T., Massey, C.

Other

Jurado, T. (2018, April). Looking after small business or growing the economy? An historical enquiry into New Zealand SME policy.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Jurado, T.
Jurado, T. (2018, April). Serving Small Firms: What has the Government done for you lately?.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Jurado, T.
Jurado, TR. (2017, May). The development of New Zealand small and medium enterprise policy, 1978-2008. In University of Portsmouth Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development Research Group.. Presented at Portsmouth University Business School.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Jurado, T.

Consultancy and Languages

Languages

  • Spanish
    Last used: Today
    Spoken ability: Excellent
    Written ability: Excellent
  • French
    Last used: Yesterday
    Spoken ability: Average
    Written ability: Average

Supervision and Teaching

Courses Coordinated

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