Monthly Archives: December 2014

“Regional development in an international context – Regional, national, cross border and international factors for growth and development”.

The Call for Papers and information is posted on the symposium website:


13-14 June 2015

“Contemporary issues in international business theory”

More information at the event’s webpage:

“A Dynamic Comparative Analysis of International Innovation Networks in Emerging Market MNCs”

by Yuandi Wang, Dylan Sutherland & Lutao Ning

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“Upgrading to lead firm position via international acquisition: learning from the global biomass power plant industry”

by Ulrich Elmer Hansen, Niels Fold and Teis Hansen

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China Goes Global IXth Annual Conference,  October 1, 2, 3, 2015

The 2015 conference will be held in Atlanta, Georgia/USA at Georgia Tech, 1-3 October

For the review of CGA 2014 conference, including photo gallery, please see:

Topics that will be considered for inclusion (among others):

 Testing the limits of Western-centric theories in the context of China’s globalization

  • Development of new Chinese-centric and indigenous theories
  • The rise of the emerging markets multinationals
  • Comparison of China with other emerging markets
  • Chinese engagement in India, Asia, America, Australia, Latin America, and other regions
  • Impact of Chinese foreign direct investment
  • The role of government in shaping the “going out” policy and its impact of internationalization
  • Chinese state capitalism and alternative economic systems
  • Explanations of Chinese flows of people, goods, ideas and money
  • Sustainable development and corporate social responsibility (CSR) of Chinese multinationals
  • Global supply chain/logistics issues
  • Managing and organizing Chinese companies/subsidiaries abroad
  • Culture, trust, reputation of Chinese multinationals
  • Innovation, techno-entrepreneurship, e-commerce, online development


Submissions must be done online no later than April 15, 2015:

Organizer’s webpage:


The conference will take place in Maastricht, the Netherlands, 1–3 June 2015 and will be organised by UNU-MERIT. Paper proposals (title, short abstract and author details) should be submitted using the submission form, before 15 March 2015.

Organizer’s webpage:

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