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 INTERORG. See under "Research teams" for more information on INTERORG.
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 business-to-business industrial marketing 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 and SCM.
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.
See under "Research projects" for current ongoing projects and "Publications" for a list of select publications.
Frans Prenkert is a research member in the research group INTERORG and in the research environments CEROC and CERIS.