* with apologies for cross posting * Dear all I'm delighted to announce the appointment of new editors for the journal Competitiveness Review. Professor Philippe Gugler is Director of the Center for Competitiveness at the University of Fribourg, Switzerland. He is currently Chairman of European Microeconomics of Competitiveness (MOC) Association, and has been affiliated with the Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness at Harvard Business School since 2004. Recently, he succeeded Peter Buckley as President of the European International Business Association (EIBA). Dr Christian H.M. Ketels is a member of the Harvard Business School faculty at Professor Michael E. Porter's Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness. He holds a PhD (Econ) from the London School of Economics and further degrees from the Kiel Institute for World Economics and Cologne University. He is President of TCI, a global network of professionals in the field of competitiveness, clusters, and innovation, Honorary Professor at the European Business School Oestrich-Winckel, and Senior Research Fellow at the Stockholm School of Economics. Dr Ketels has led cluster and competitiveness projects in many parts of the world, has written widely on economic policy issues, and is a frequent speaker on competitiveness and strategy in Europe, North America, and Asia. Competitiveness Review aims to be the leading platform for academic research and conceptual policy dialogue on the competitiveness of locations. The journal has a global focus, covering locations at all stages of economic development. To that end, we welcome a new editorial board (listed below), and present a revised scope for the journal which can be found on our website: http://www.emeraldinsight.com/cr.htm We look forward to receiving your review articles and regular papers through our online ScholarOne site: http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/comprev Best wishes Martyn Editorial Advisory Board Karl Aiginger, Austrian Institute for Economic Research, Austria Tamar Almor, The College of Management, Israel Ilan Alon, Rollins College, USA, and Visiting Scholar and Asia Fellow, Harvard University, USA Maria José Aranguren, Deusto University, Spain Nick Binedell, University of Pretoria, South Africa Dan Breznitz, University of Toronto, Canada Dong-Sung Cho, Seoul National University, Korea Mercedes Delgado, Temple University, USA Lewis Dijkstra, European Commission Joint Research Centre, Belgium Michael Enright, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Pervez Ghauri, King's College London, UK Axele Giroud, Manchester Business School, UK Jose Guimon, Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain Sarianna Lundan, University of Bremen, Germany Heike Mayer, University of Bern, Switzerland Ram Mudambi, Temple University, USA Rajneesh Narula, Henley Business School, UK Claire Nauwelaers, STI, Nouvain-la Neuve, Belgium Anthony O'Sullivan, OECD, France Emi Osono, Hitotsubashi University, Japan Pavida Pananond, Thammasat University, Thailand Gerardo Patacconi, UNIDO, Austria Lucia Piscitello, Politecnico di Milano, Italy Jose Pla Barber, University of Valencia, Spain Francesca Sanna Randaccio, Sapienza University, Italy Torger Reve, BI Norwegian School of Management, Norway Orjan Sölvell, Stockholm School of Economics, Sweden Ana Teresa Tavares, University of Porto, Portugal Dr Martyn Lawrence Publisher Ethics, International Business and Law Emerald Group Publishing Limited Tel: +44 (0) 1274 785158 Web: http://www.emeraldinsight.com<http://www.emeraldinsight.com/> Twitter: http://twitter.com/emeraldglobal LinkedIn: http://uk.linkedin.com/in/martynlawrence Emerald Group Publishing Limited, Registered Office: Howard House, Wagon Lane, Bingley, BD16 1WA United Kingdom. Registered in England No. 3080506, VAT No. GB 665 3593 06 ____ AIB-L is brought to you by the Academy of International Business. For information: http://aib.msu.edu/community/aib-l.asp To post message: [log in to unmask] For assistance: [log in to unmask] AIB-L is a moderated list.