Dear AIB members,

The VI Valencia Summer School in Business and Economics is a high-
level training programme organized by the Faculty of Economics 
(University of Valencia) and the AIB Western Europe Chapter. The 
summer school is sponsored by Fundación la Caixa. 
The main aim of the summer school is to make valid and rigorous 
contributions to the selected areas of study. It will encourage 
interaction between participants and speakers from diverse 
backgrounds, while allowing for enjoyment of the city of Valencia. 
This current year the summer school offers two highly-specialised 
courses in economics and business, taught by professionals who are 
leading figures in their field.

A. Course in Economics, June, 13th-17th. The economics of 
international migration. Professor: Giovanni Peri, Department of 
Economics, University of California, Davis, USA.
B. Course in Management, July, 4th -8th. Developing country 
multinational companies: How can they help develop theory? 
Professor: Álvaro Cuervo-Cazurra, Sonoco International Business 
Department, Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina, 
The main aspects that make the VI Valčncia Summer School on Business 
and Economics different are: 
•	The quality of the lectures, leading international 
•	The courses offered, highly specialised and of great 
contemporary importance, that constitute an invaluable contributions 
for the issues covered 
•	The approach to teach the courses, that combine theory and 
•	The interdisciplinary structure of the school that helps 
discussions and contact of students from different countries and 
profiles (students, professionals, etc.) 
•	The life together in Valencia, during a week, for teachers 
and students both in the classroom and in some social activities 
organised during the week of the course. Additionally, the summer 
school offers some grants.
Please have a look to the following link and you will get all the 
additional information

We will be very happy to welcoming you in Valencia, one of the most 
appealing cities in Spain. 

José Pla-Barber
Chapter Chair (Western Europe Chapter) 

Dr. José Pla-Barber
Professor of International Business
Department of Management.University of Valencia.
Avda naranjos s/n. Faculty of Economics.
46022. Valencia. Spain.
Tlf.+34 963828917

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