Please distribute Subject: AIB 2018 Best Methods Paper call for nominations Call for nominations University of Sydney Business School “2018 Best Research Methods Paper” Award The University of Sydney Business School’s “Best Research Methods Paper” Award recognizes the best methods paper of the Academy of International Business (AIB) conference that meets the following criteria: * Has been accepted as competitive paper for presentation at 2018 Annual Meeting; * Develops and/or utilizes innovative and non-traditional methodological approaches to investigate pertinent international business phenomena; * Advances international business methodology; * Provides creative methodological solutions to important international business problems; * Informs scholars in international business and beyond about methodological advancements; The award of $500 plus a certificate is sponsored by the University of Sydney Business School and will be awarded at the 2018 AIB Meeting. Process: To be considered, authors must submit the full paper and an accompanying 1-page single-spaced executive summary of the key methodological contributions and findings of the paper. Both of these documents must be sent as attachments to the Chair of the Awards Committee Bo Bernhard Nielsen (University of Sydney) via [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]> by May 1th. Please also provide information about the session where the paper will be presented in the email. A committee will evaluate nominations. The winning author(s) and runners up will be announced at the upcoming AIB Annual Meeting and on all AIB Methods SIG electronic communications, including the newsletter. Bo Bernhard Nielsen | Professor of Business Strategy Discipline of International Business THE UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY Rm 4135, Building H70 | The University of Sydney | NSW | 2006 T +61 2 9351 6586 | F +61 2 9036 5378 | M +61 414 000 000 E [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]> | W http://sydney.edu.au/business/staff/bo.nielsen Consulting Editor, JIBS INSPIRED – the Campaign to support the University of Sydney sydney.edu.au/inspired<http://inspired.sydney.edu.au/> CRICOS 00026A This email plus any attachments to it are confidential. Any unauthorised use is strictly prohibited. If you receive this email in error, please delete it and any attachments. Please think of our environment and only print this e-mail if necessary. ____ 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.