Hi Everyone,

We invite you to submit to the 8th Annual AIB Latin America Chapter (AIB-LAT) Conference to be held March 8-10, 2018 in exciting Buenos Aires, Argentina, hosted by IAE Business School of Austral University. Buenos Aires is both the capital and the largest city within Argentina. It is frequently labeled the “Paris of South America”, and is one of the most popular tourist sites in Latin America, known for its European architecture, rich cultural influences such as the tango, and a great appreciation of football, beef and wine.

The theme of the conference will be “Political Uncertainty and the Future of International Business in Latin America”. However, we welcome submissions on all research areas associated with international business and Latin America. The review of manuscripts for the conference will be led by Program Chair Armando Borda (ESAN, Peru), with support from the track chairs listed below:

Political Uncertainty and International Business: Gerald McDermott (USC, USA; IAE-Austral, Argentina)
Innovation and Global Value Chains: Moacir de Miranda Oliveira, Jr. (USP, Brazil)
CSR, Sustainability and Corp. Gov.: Maria Alejandra Gonzalez-Perez (EAFIT, Colombia)
Entrepreneurship and Family Business: Patricio Duran (UAI, Chile)
FDI and Internationalization: Mario Henrique Ogasavara (ESPM, Brazil)
Institutions and International Business: Diego Finchelstein (UDESA, Argentina)
Management, Marketing and HRM: Carlos Rodríguez (INCAE, Nicaragua)
International Business in Latin America and the Caribbean:

Visit http://www.aiblat2018.com for more information on the main conference, the Doctoral Consortium, the JIBS Paper Development Workshop, travel opportunities in Argentina and much more!!! Note that the deadline for main conference submissions is September 15.

For more general information regarding AIB-LAT, visit http://www.aib-lat.org.

We look forward to seeing many of you next year in Buenos Aires!

Best regards,


William Newburry, PhD
Chair, Dept. of Management & International Business
Ryder Eminent Scholar of Global Business
Florida International University
College of Business
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