In June 2022, the AIB Fellows added a clause to their constitution, creating the AIB Fellows Distinguished Service Award. The purpose of the new award is to recognize, when appropriate, one of the AIB Fellows for their extraordinary service over a sustained period to the Fellows and to the AIB. The [...]
leave a comment About Lorraine Eden Born in Canada with degrees in economics from three Canadian universities, Lorraine Eden joined the Management Department at Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas in 1995. She now holds the title of Professor Emerita of Management and a joint appointment as [...]
In this free webinar, contributors to the recent Journal of International Business Policy Special Issue, The Sustainable Development Goals: What Role for Multinational Enterprises?, will discuss the roles of MNEs have had in making progress towards the SDGs, what is needed from them in the future, and what the role of international business scholarship can be in shaping discussion and action.
What lessons from IB research on FDI and the international operations of firms cut across the international production, infrastructure and services divide? What policy initiatives are needed now to promote and facilitate the mix of investment needed to build back better? This AIB-UNCTAD Webinar will discuss lessons that can be drawn from IB research, knowledge gaps, and a future research and policy analysis agenda relevant for the post-pandemic world.
By AIB President Jeremy Clegg Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) has been practiced by AIB for many years, and it is now high time that we make it explicit, and set out the ways in which AIB already promotes and pursues D&I – and what we and you, our AIB members, can [...]
By Rosalie Tung Through the dedication and hard work of my predecessors, Denis Arnold, Lorraine Eden and others, AIB has developed and implemented a Code of Ethics that governs all members of the Association. To this end, the AIB Executive Board has established two Committees: the Ethics Policy Committee and the [...]
Dear Worldwide Members of the Academy of International Business, I am both humbled and honored to have served in AIB in a variety of capacities over the past decades, more recently as President of AIB (2015-2016) and most recently as Dean of the Fellows, AIB (2018-2020). Over the decades, I have [...]
Dear AIB Friends, In this letter to you, my first as president, I will outline the direction that I intend to pursue during my term of service. But first, I wish to provide a little background on how I came to take on this role. For me, AIB has been the [...]
By Chuck C.Y. Kwok As President of AIB, I was fortunate to preside over one of the most successful events in our organization’s history: our Annual Conference in Copenhagen in late June 2019. The conference broke several records. It had the largest number of registered conference attendees in our history, about [...]