Paper submissions are welcome for the Internationalization processes and international entrepreneurship track of  the annual conference of the Academy of International Business (AIB).  The conference will be held during July 6 -9, 2022, in Miami, Florida, USA. The theme of the conference is Beyond Diversity and Inclusion: Equity and Fairness in International Business.

Submission deadline:  January 10, 2022.

About the Track

Rapidly internationalizing SMEs compete and cooperate with large MNEs in the global market. This track seeks contributions that examine the internationalization process, and its fairness for different kinds of firms, whether small and entrepreneurial firms, established multinationals, or latecomer MNEs from emerging markets. It covers contributions that focus on the characteristics of the process, whether gradual, rapid or leapfrogging, increasing or decreasing, as well as the various kinds of human, financial and political resources firms draw on in their internationalization. It can also cover contributions that examine diversity and inclusion in entrepreneurship, including different kind of entrepreneurs based on gender, race, origin, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, location, and so on.

Contacts

Feel free to reach out to Internationalization processes and international entrepreneurship track co-chairs for more information:

Jing Zhang, Old Dominion University, j3zhang@odu.edu;

Maria Elo, University of Southern Denmark, melo@sam.sdu.dk.