Department of Finance, International, Technology and Entrepreneurship (FITE)

MSC05 3090
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: (505) 277-2525
Fax: (505) 277-0345

Department of Finance, International, Technology and Entrepreneurship Faculty

Douglas Thomas, PhD

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Bio
Doug Thomas has been a professor at the Anderson School of Management at the University of New Mexico since 2001. He earned his PhD in Strategic Management and International Business from Texas A&M University. He has also served as Anderson’s Faculty Chair and as Associate Dean. He holds a BA in economics from BYU. In addition, he has taught international business, strategy and entrepreneurship courses at Texas A&M University, Brigham Young University, University of Texas at San Antonio, FUCAPI (Brazil) and UAQ (Mexico). He is fluent in Spanish and previously worked as an internal consultant to American Express in Mexico City. He has published or has forthcoming articles on strategy in Journal of International Business Studies, Management International Review, Journal of World Business, International Business Review, Journal of Business Research, Journal of International Management, as well as other outlets. While at Anderson, he has provided organizational, strategic, statistical and expert witness consulting for a variety of organizations including start-ups, non-profits and governmental agencies; currently, his consulting focuses on predictive analytics and big data.

Office Hours

  • Tuesday: 09:00 AM-11:00 AM
  • Wednesday: 01:30 PM-03:00 PM

Courses

  • MGMT 328-003
  • MGMT 328-005, TR, 1100-1215, GSM 117

Course syllabi (if available)


The following works are listed in Sedona. Please contact the faculty member for a complete listing of work.

  • Grosse, R. E., Thomas, D. E.(2007). Sources of competitiveness of Large Mexican Groups. In Robert E. Grosse & Luiz F Mesquita (Ed.), Can Latin American Firms Compete?. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
  • Thomas, D. E.(2005). General Motors. In Fred David (Ed.), Strategic Management, 11th Edition. Prentice Hall.
  • Thomas, D. E.(2005). Gigante. In Fred David (Ed.), Strategic Management, 11th Edition. Prentice Hall.
  • Thomas, D. E., Gonzalez, F. .(2005). Wal-Mart de Mexico. In Fred David (Ed.), Strategic Management, 11th Edition. Prentice Hall.
  • Eden, L. ., Thomas, D. E., Olibe, K. .(2003). Why multinationality matters: Exploring the 'L' in the OLI paradigm. In Peter Gray (Ed.), Extending the Eclectic Paradigm in International Business: Essays in Honor of John Dunning. Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar Publishing.

The following works are listed in Sedona. Please contact the faculty member for a complete listing of work.

  • Thomas, D. E., Di Gregorio, D. ., Gonzalez de Castilla, F. . (2013). Internationalization of Franchises from Emerging Markets: A Focus on Latin America. International Journal of Business Strategy, 13 (1), 13-20. [Refereed. Article.]
  • Hunsaker, B. T., Thomas, D. E. (2013). Graduation Rates and the Higher Education Demographic Evolution. The Journal of Learning in Higher Education, 9 (2), 29-34. [Refereed. Article.]
  • Hunsaker, B. T., Thomas, D. E. (2013). Predicting Public Confidence in Higher Education Institutions: An Analysis of Social Factors.. Research in Higher Education Journal, 22, 1=10. [Refereed. Article.]
  • Zhu, H. ., Eden, L. ., Miller, S. R., Thomas, D. E., Fields, P. . (2012). Host-Country Location Decisions of Early Movers and Latecomers: The Role of Local Density and Experiential Learning. International Business Review. [Refereed. Article.]
  • Thomas, D. E., Arthur, M. M., Hood, J. N. (2012). Internationalization, TMT Gender Diversity and Firm Performance in Mexican Firms. International Journal of Strategic Management, 12 (2), 13-26. [Refereed. Article.]
  • Del Campo, R. G., Thomas, D. E. (2009). Mexican-American Entrepreneurship and social networks: A review and vision for the future. International Journal of Business, 9 (6), 120 - 127. [Refereed. Article.]
  • Di Gregorio, D. ., Musteen, M. ., Thomas, D. E. (2009). Offshoring as a source of international competitive advantage for SMEs. Journal of International Business Studies, 40 (6), 969 - 988. [Refereed. Article.]
  • Trevino, L. ., Thomas, D. E., Cullen, J. . (2008). The Three Pillars of Institutional Theory and FDI Location in Latin America. International Business Review, 17 (1), 118-133. [Refereed. Article.]
  • DiGregorio, D. ., Musteen, M. ., Thomas, D. E. (2008). International New Venture: The Cross-Border Nexus of Individuals and Opportunities. Journal of World Business, 43333 (2), 186 -196. [Refereed. Article.]
  • Di Gregorio, D. ., Thomas, D. E., Gonzalez de Castilla, F. . (2008). Competition between emerging and multinational firms: Wal-Mart and Mexican retailers. International Journal of Management, 25 (3), 532 - 545. [Refereed. Article.]
  • Miller, S. R., Thomas, D. E., Eden, L. ., Hitt, M. A. (2008). Knee Deep in the Big Muddy: The Survival of Emerging Market Firms In Developed Markets. Management International Review, 47 (6), 645 - 665. [Refereed. Article.]
  • Thomas, D. E., Eden, L. ., Hitt, M. A., Miller, S. R. (2007). Experience of emerging market firms: The role of cognitive bias in developed market entry and survival. Management International Review, 47 (6), 645-665. [Refereed. Article.]
  • Thomas, D. E., Grousse, R. . (2007). Explaining imports and exports: A focus on non-maquiladora Mexican firms. Multinational Business Review, 13 (3). [Refereed. Article.]
  • Thomas, D. E. (2007). How do reputation and legitimacy affect organizational performance? An analysis. International Journal of Management, 24 (1), 108-116. [Refereed. Article.]
  • Thomas, D. E. (2006). International diversification and firm performance in Mexican firms: A curvilinear relationship?. Journal of Business Research, 59 (4), 501-507. [Refereed. Article.]
  • Van Buren III, H. ., Thomas, D. E. (2006). Social responsibility through information disclosure and consumer choice : The case of the media industry. International Association of Business and Society Conference, 179-180. [Refereed. Proceedings.]
  • Van Buren III, H. ., Logsdon, J. ., Thomas, D. E. (2006). The evolution of corporate social responsibility in Mexico. International Association of Business and Society Conference, 173-178. [Refereed. Proceedings.]
  • Logsdon, J. ., Thomas, D. E., Van Buren III, H. . (2006). Corporate Social Responsibility in Large Mexican Firms. Journal of Corporate Citizenship (21), 51-60. [Refereed. Article.]
  • Thomas, D. . (2005). Top management team international dominant logic: A new linkage in the international diversification-performance link. Problems and Perspectives in Management, 3 (2), 54-63. [Refereed. Article.]
  • Beal, B. D., Thomas, D. E. (2004). Strategic options for managing intellectual assets flows in the information sector. Journal of Managerial Issues, 16, 442-459. [Refereed. Article.]
  • Thomas, D. E., Eden, L. . (2004). What is the shape of the multinationality-performance relationship?. Multinational Business Review, 12, 89-110. [Refereed. Article.]
  • Thomas, D. E., Grosse, R. . (2002). Explaining the inward and outward internationalization of emerging market firms: A focus on Mexico. Business Association of Latin American Studies (BALAS). [Refereed. Proceedings.]
  • Thomas, D. E., Grosse, R. E. (2001). Country of origin determinants of foreign direct investment in a developing country: The case of Mexico. Journal of International Management, 7, 59-79. [Refereed. Article.]
  • Hitt, M. A., Hoskisson, R. E., Hicheon, K. ., Thomas, D. E. (1999). Global markets and the international diversification of firms: Motives and outcomes. International Journal of Business, 11 (3), 1-11. [Refereed. Article.]

The following works are listed in Sedona. Please contact the faculty member for a complete listing of work.

The following works are listed in Sedona. Please contact the faculty member for a complete listing of work.

  • White, C. ., Thomas, D. E. (2012). Benefits/Challenges of Using Statistical Model to Produce Obligation Accrual Estimates. New Mexico Chapter of the Association of Government Accountants, Professional Development Conference, Pojoaque (New Mexico). [ National.]
  • Thomas, D. E. (2012). Business and Higher Education in Mexico. CFA Society of New Mexico, Albuquerque (New Mexico). [ State.]
  • Thomas, D. E., Arthur, M. M., Hood, J. N. (2012). Internationalization, TMT Gender Diversity and Firm Performance in Mexican Firms. International Academy of business and Economics, Venice (Italy). [Refereed. International.]
  • Di Gregorio, D. ., Thomas, D. E. (2008). A Divergence of Expectations Approach to Country Risk. Academy of International Business Conference, Milan (Italy). [Refereed. International.]
  • Thomas, D. E. (2008). Using the Glo-bus simulation in undergraduate international business classes. Academy of International Business Conference, Milan (Italy). [ International.]
  • Di Gregorio, D. ., Thomas, D. E., Gonzalez de Castilla, F. . (2007). Competitive Dynamics between Emerging Market Firms and Dominant Multinational Rivals: Wal-Mart and the Mexican Retail Industry. International Conference on Strategic Management in Latin America, Santiago (Chile). [Refereed. International.]
  • Trevino, L. ., Thomas, D. E., Cullen, J. . (2007). Institutional Theory: The Three Pillars and FDI Location in Latin America. BALAS Conference, San Jose (Costa Rica). [Refereed. International.]
  • Thomas, D. E., Di Gregorio, D. ., Gonzalez de Castilla, F. . (2007). Internationalization of Franchises from Emerging Markets: A Focus on Latin America. International Conference on Strategic Management in Latin America, Santiago (Chile). [Refereed. International.]
  • Thomas, D. E., Di Gregorio, D. ., Gonzalez de Castilla, F. . (2007). Internationalization of Franchises from Emerging Markets: A Focus on Latin America. BALAS Conference, San Jose (Costa Rica). [Refereed. International.]
  • Miller, S. R., Eden, L. ., Thomas, D. E., Fields, P. ., Zhu, H. . (2007). Liability of Foreignness and Imitation Strategies of Host Country Multinationals. Academy of Management Conference, Philadelphia (Pennsylvania). [Refereed. International.]
  • Di Gregorio, D. ., Musteen, M. ., Thomas, D. E. (2007). Offshoring as a source of international competitive advantage for SMEs. Academy of Management, Philadelphia (Pennsylvania). [Refereed. International.]
  • Miller, S. R., Eden, L. ., Thomas, D. E., Fields, P. ., Zhu, H. . (2007). When You Leave, Should I Go Too? Trait-Based And Location-Based Imitation By Host-Country Multinationals. Academy of International Business Conference, Indianapolis (Indiana). [Refereed. International.]
  • Zhu, H. ., Eden, L. ., Miller, S. R., Thomas, D. E. (2006). Do birds of a feather flock together? Location strategies of Asian banks in the United States. Academy of International Business Conference, Beijing (China). [Refereed. International.]
  • Miller, S. R., Thomas, D. E., Eden, L. ., Hitt, M. A. (2006). Ethnic Identity, Market Depth and the Survival of Emerging Market Firms in Developed Markets. Academy of Management Conference, Atlanta (Georgia). [Refereed. International.]
  • Trevino, L. ., Thomas, D. E., Cullen, J. . (2006). Institutional Theory: The Three Pillars and FDI Location in Latin America. Academy of International Business Conference, Beijing (China). [Refereed. International.]
  • Van Buren III, H. ., Thomas, D. E. (2006). Social responsibility through information disclosure and consumer choice : The case of the media industry. International Association of Business and Society Conference, Merida (Mexico). [Refereed. International.]
  • Grosse, R. E., Thomas, D. E. (2006). Sources of competitiveness of Large Mexican Groups. Academy of International Business Conference, Beijing (China). [Refereed. International.]
  • Van Buren III, H. ., Logsdon, J. ., Thomas, D. E. (2006). The evolution of corporate social responsibility in Mexico. International Association of Business and Society Conference, Merida (Mexico). [Refereed. International.]
  • Miller, S. R., Eden, L. ., Thomas, D. E., Fields, P. ., Zhu, H. . (2006). When You Leave, Should I Go Too? Trait-Based And Location-Based Imitation By Host-Country Multinationals. Strategic Management Society Conference, Vienna (Austria). [Refereed. International.]
  • Di Gregorio, D. ., van Wyck, J. ., Thomas, D. E. (2005). A Divergence of Expectations Approach to Country Risk. Strategic Management Society Conference, Orlando (Florida). [Refereed. International.]
  • Di Gregorio, D. ., van Wyck, J. ., Thomas, D. E. (2005). A Divergence of Expectations Approach to Country Risk. Academy of International Business Conference, Unknown (Unknown). [Refereed. International.]
  • Thomas, D. E., Eden, L. ., Hitt, M. A., Miller, S. R. (2005). Experience of emerging market firms: explaining developed market entry and survival. European International Business Academy conference, Oslo (Norway). [Refereed. International.]
  • Thomas, D. E., Eden, L. ., Hitt, M. A., Miller, S. R. (2005). Experience of emerging market firms: explaining developed market entry and survival. Copenhagen Conference on Strategic Management, Copenhagen (Denmark). [Refereed. International.]
  • Thomas, D. E. (2005). Liderazgo Estratégico: Ideas Para Tener Éxito. Latin American Outreach Program for Municipal Leaders from Colombia, Albuquerque (New Mexico). [ International.]
  • Thomas, D. E., Eden, L. . (2005). Market Reactions to Emerging Market Firms' FDI in Developed Markets. Strategic Management Society Conference, Orlando (Florida). [Refereed. International.]
  • Gouvea, R. ., Kassicieh, S. ., Di Gregorio, D. ., Thomas, D. E. (2005). Multilatinas' Corporate Strategies. BALAS Conference, Madrid (Spain). [Refereed. International.]
  • Grosse, R. E., Thomas, D. E. (2005). Sources of competitiveness of Large Mexican Groups. Thunderbird Conference, Can Latin American Firms Compete?, Glendale (Arizona). [ International.]
  • Beal, B. D., Damoiseau, Y. ., Thomas, D. E. (2005). Strategic Social Corporate Responsibility. Academy of Management Conference, Honolulu (Hawaii). [Refereed. International.]
  • Thomas, D. E., Eden, L. . (2005). The institutional distance paradox: Explaining the 'early mover' internationalization strategies of emerging market firms. Academy of International Business Conference, Quebec (Quebec). [Refereed. International.]
  • Thomas, D. E., Arthur, M. M., Hood, J. N. (2004). Internationalization, TMT Gender Diversity and Firm Performance in Mexican Firms. Academy of Management, New Orleans (Louisiana). [Refereed. International.]
  • Thomas, D. E., Hunsaker, B. T. (2003). Organizational humility. Society of Human Resource Management, Albuquerque (New Mexico). [ International.]
  • Thomas, D. E., Eden, L. . (2003). The institutional distance paradox: Internationalization strategies of emerging market firms. Strategic Management Society, Hong Kong (China). [ International.]
  • Thomas, D. E. (2003). The internationalization of emerging market firms into the USA and Europe. Global MBA Conference, Mexico City (Mexico). [ International.]
  • Thomas, D. E., Grosse, R. . (2002). Explaining the inward and outward internationalization of emerging market firms: A focus on Mexico. Academy of International Business Conference, San Juan (Puerto Rico). [Refereed. International.]
  • Thomas, D. E., Grosse, R. . (2002). Explaining the inward and outward internationalization of emerging market firms: A focus on Mexico. Business Association of Latin American Studies (BALAS), Tampa (Florida). [Refereed. International.]
  • Thomas, D. E. (2002). Who goes abroad? International diversification by emerging market firms into developed markets. Academy of International Business Conference, San Juan (Puerto Rico). [ International.]
  • Thomas, D. E., Eden, L. ., Hitt, M. A. (2002). Who goes abroad? International diversification by emerging market firms into developed markets. Academy of Management, Denver (Colorado). [Refereed. International.]
  • Eden, L. ., Thomas, D. E. (2001). Is the multinationality-performance relationship U-shaped?. Academy of Management, Toronto (Canada). [Refereed. International.]
  • Thomas, D. E., Grosse, R. E. (2000). Country of origin determinants of foreign direct investment in a developing country: The case of Mexico. Academy of Management, Chicago (Illinois). [Refereed. International.]
  • Eden, L. ., Thomas, D. E. (1998). Does internalization affect firm performance?. Academy of International Business Conference, Vienna (Austria). [Refereed. International.]

The following works are listed in Sedona. Please contact the faculty member for a complete listing of work.

The following works are listed in Sedona. Please contact the faculty member for a complete listing of work.

  • 2009. Outstanding Research and Teaching Award for the Dept.. FITE Department.
  • 2008. Alumni Endowed Professorship. ASM.
  • 2007. Alumni Endowed Professorship. ASM.
  • 2006. Endowed Lectureship. Lobo Center.
  • 2006. Alumni Endowed Fellowship. Anderson.
  • 2006. 1 of 40 under Forty up-and-coming Business Professionals, New Mexico Business Weekly.
  • 2005. Alumni Endowed Fellowship. Anderson.
  • 2004. Alumni Endowed Fellowship. Anderson.
  • 2003. Alumni Endowed Fellowship. Anderson.

The following works are listed in Sedona. Please contact the faculty member for a complete listing of work.

The following works are listed in Sedona. Please contact the faculty member for a complete listing of work.

  • College committee
  • 2011. UNM-Anderson Mexico Summer Program. Faculty Sponsor.
  • 2010. UNM-Anderson Mexico Summer Program. Faculty Sponsor.
  • 2010. UNM-Centro Fox summer Program. Other Institutional Service Activities.
  • 2010. Study Abroad Task Force. Committee Member.
  • 2009. UNM-Centro Fox summer Program. Other Institutional Service Activities.
  • 2009. UNM-Anderson Mexico Summer Program. Faculty Sponsor.
  • 2008. UNM-Anderson Mexico Summer Program. Faculty Sponsor.
  • 2008. Director. Faculty Sponsor.
  • 2007. UNM-Anderson Mexico Summer Program. Faculty Sponsor.
  • 2006. UNM-Anderson Mexico Summer Program. Faculty Sponsor.
  • Dissertation committee
  • 2012. B. Tom Hunsaker. Committee Member.
  • 2011. B. Tom Hunsaker. Committee Member.
  • 2010. B. Tom Hunsaker. Committee Member.
  • 2009. B. Tom Hunsaker. Committee Member.
  • International
  • 2013. Journal of Business Research. Reviewer: Ad Hoc Reviewer for a Journal.
  • 2012. World Development. Reviewer: Ad Hoc Reviewer for a Journal.
  • 2012. Management Decision. Reviewer: Ad Hoc Reviewer for a Journal.
  • 2012. Journal of Business Research. Reviewer: Ad Hoc Reviewer for a Journal.
  • 2010. Journal of International Business Studies. Reviewer: Ad Hoc Reviewer for a Journal.
  • 2008. Journal of International Business Studies. Reviewer: Ad Hoc Reviewer for a Journal.
  • 2008. Academy of International Business Annual Meeting. Reviewer: Conference Paper.
  • 2008. Thunderbird International Business Review. Reviewer: Ad Hoc Reviewer for a Journal.
  • 2007. Journal of Business Research. Reviewer: Ad Hoc Reviewer for a Journal.
  • 2007. Brigham Young University Management Society, New Mexico Chapter. Officer: Organization / Association.
  • 2007. Multinational Business Review. Reviewer: Ad Hoc Reviewer for a Journal.
  • 2007. International Business Review. Reviewer: Ad Hoc Reviewer for a Journal.
  • 2007. Business Journal of Hispanic Research. Reviewer: Ad Hoc Reviewer for a Journal.
  • 2006. Academy of Management Annual Meeting (IM Division). Reviewer: Conference Paper.
  • 2006. Brigham Young University Management Society, New Mexico Chapter. Officer: Organization / Association.
  • 2006. International Business & Economy Conference. Reviewer: Conference Paper.
  • 2006. Academy of International Business Annual Meeting. Reviewer: Conference Paper.
  • 2005. Academy of International Business Annual Meeting. Reviewer: Conference Paper.
  • 2005. Brigham Young University Management Society, New Mexico Chapter. Officer: Organization / Association.
  • 2005. Academy of Management Annual Meeting (IM Division). Reviewer: Conference Paper.
  • 2004. Brigham Young University Management Society, New Mexico Chapter. Officer: Organization / Association.
  • 2002. Academy of International Business Annual Meeting. Reviewer: Conference Paper.
  • 2002. Academy of Management Annual Meeting (IM Division). Reviewer: Conference Paper.
  • 2000. Academy of Management Annual Meeting (IM Division). Reviewer: Conference Paper.
  • 1998. Academy of International Business Annual Meeting. Reviewer: Conference Paper.
  • University committee
  • 2013. UNM Global Education Office Subcommittee for International Students. Committee Member.
  • 2013. UNM Strategic Budget Leadership Team. Committee Member.
  • 2013. Vice President, Faculty Concilium on Latin America and Iberia. Committee Member.
  • 2013. UNM West Oversight Committee. Committee Member.
  • 2013. Faculty Senate Budget Committee. Committee Chair.
  • 2010. President's Strategic Advisory Team. Committee Member.
  • 2010. UNM Provost's Academic Program Prioritization Task Force. Committee Member.
  • 2009. Provost's Committee for Assessment. Committee Member.
  • 2009. University Core Curriculum Task Force. Committee Chair.
  • 2009. College Academic Reporting Group Committee. Committee Member.
  • 2009. UNM Writing Across the Curriculum Sub-Committee. Committee Chair.
  • 2009. President's Strategic Advisory Team. Committee Member.
  • 2008. UNM Faculty Senate Curriculum Committee. Committee Member.
  • 2008. UNM Faculty Concilium, Latin American Studies. Other Institutional Service Activities.
  • 2008. UNM Latin American & Iberian Institute Grants and Awards Committee. Committee Member.
  • 2008. LDSSA (Latter-Day Saint Student Association). Faculty Advisor.
  • 2008. ASM Learning Outcomes Assessment Task Force. Other Institutional Service Activities.
  • 2007. ASM Learning Outcomes Assessment Task Force. Other Institutional Service Activities.
  • 2007. ASM Curriculum & Programs Committee. Committee Member.
  • 2007. LDSSA (Latter-Day Saint Student Association). Faculty Advisor.
  • 2007. UNM- ITESM (Tecnológico de Monterrey) Chihuahua summer program. Other Institutional Service Activities.
  • 2007. Search Committees for Assistant Professor in Strategic Management. Committee Member.
  • 2007. UNM Latin American & Iberian Institute Grants and Awards Committee. Committee Member.
  • 2007. UNM Faculty Concilium, Latin American Studies. Other Institutional Service Activities.
  • 2007. Faculty Senate Curriculum Committee. Committee Member.
  • 2006. Search Committees for Assistant Professor in Strategic Management. Committee Member.
  • 2006. UNM- ITESM (Tecnológico de Monterrey) Chihuahua summer program. Other Institutional Service Activities.
  • 2006. LDSSA (Latter-Day Saint Student Association). Faculty Advisor.
  • 2006. ASM Parish Library Committee. Committee Member.
  • 2006. ASM Information Technology Committee. Committee Member.
  • 2006. SIFE (Students in Free Enterprise). Faculty Advisor.
  • 2005. ASM Parish Library Committee. Committee Member.
  • 2005. UNM-ITESM (Tecnológico de Monterrey) Chihuahua summer program, Chihuahua, Mexico. Other Institutional Service Activities.
  • 2004. Provided Business Plan for University Faculty Club. Other Institutional Service Activities.
  • 2002. Search Committees for Assistant Professor in Strategic Management. Committee Member.
  • 2001. Search Committees for Assistant Professor in Strategic Management. Committee Member.

The following works are listed in Sedona. Please contact the faculty member for a complete listing of work.

The following works are listed in Sedona. Please contact the faculty member for a complete listing of work.

  • Di Gregorio, D. ., Thomas, D. .2009. GOV-Department of Education (DE). US Dept. of Education Title VIB Grant Widening the Scope of UNM's International Business Education Programs.
  • Thomas, D. E., Di Gregorio, D. .2006. GOV-Department of Education (DE). Technology Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Enterprise involving Latin America.
  • Thomas, D. E., White, C. .2006. Business Plan Premier software on ASM's Virtual Lab.
  • Thomas, D. E., White, C. .2005. Implan and Economic Impact Analysis, ASM Summer Economic Development Grants.
  • Di Gregorio, D. ., Thomas, D. E.2005. Assessing the Internationalization of New Mexican Firms.

The following works are listed in Sedona. Please contact the faculty member for a complete listing of work.


This information contains published works and is based on a January snapshot of the Sedona system after material for the annual review has been requested.