Frans PrenkertTitle: Professor School/office: Örebro University School of Business
Phone: +46 19 302444
About Frans Prenkert
Frans Prenkert is professor in business administration at Örebro University School of Business and head of the logistics research at the Örebro University Center for Research in Sustainable Logistics | ORULOG.
Frans Prenkert have experience from all levels of graduate- and undergraduate teaching, incuding executive MBA-classes and external consulting. He is currently teaching classes mainly in strategy and marketing and supervises master- and PhD-students.
Frans Prenkert conducts research within the area of economic organizing with emphasis on the external flows of the industrial corporation and inter-organizational networks.
Frans Prenkert has researched several application domains including primary industries of fish, meat and milk, as well as the logistics and retail sectors with a focus on internationalization, innovation, organizing of distribution, strategy, technological development, commercialization, SCM and sustainability.
Common for all his research is an interest in, and focus on empirically oriented investigations of organizing processes creating the preconditions for economizing in complex networks comprised of social, technological and economic links and entities.
The aim of Frans Prenkerts research is to create knowledge on the functioning of real economies by investigaing the socio-technical-economic matrix within which organized economic activity is perfomed in order to increase our understanding of what constitutes sustainable economic systems.
Frans Prenkert is a research member in the research group ORULOG.