Dear Friends and Colleagues, The University of Miami CIBER (Center for International Business Education and Research), the Center for Emerging Markets (CEM) at Northeastern University, Cornell University and the University of Texas at Dallas are pleased to announce the third annual Global Strategy and Emerging Markets (GSEM) conference. This conference provides a platform to bring together senior and junior scholars, doctoral students, and practitioners in the fields of international business, strategic management, cross-cultural management, technology strategy, and global entrepreneurship from around the world. This year’s conference theme is Capability Building and Catchup of merging market multinationals. Attached you will find the program. The conference will be held on Thursday, May 17- Friday, May 18, 2018, at the University of Miami Business School. 5250 University Drive, Coral Gables, Florida 33146. To register please visit: https://umiami.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0ctqs3dXaBXOyPP. We look forward to seeing you in Miami! Conference Co-Chairs: Alvaro Cuervo-Cazurra (Northeastern University), Yadong Luo (University of Miami), John M. Mezias (University of Miami), Ravi Ramamurti (Northeastern University) CIBER Chair: Joseph Ganitsky (University of Miami) Alvaro CUERVO-CAZURRA, Ph.D. Professor of International Business and Strategy and Lloyd J. Mullin Research Fellow Co-Editor, Global Strategy Journal Northeastern University, D'Amore-McKim School of Business, 360 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA Phone 1.617.373.6568, Fax 1.617.373.8628, E-mail: [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>. Personal webpage: www.cuervo-cazurra.com<http://www.cuervo-cazurra.com/>. SSRN author page: https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/cf_dev/AbsByAuth.cfm?per_id=911508 Recent books: Mexican Multinationals: Building Multinationals in Emerging Markets<https://www.amazon.com/Mexican-Multinationals-Building-Emerging-Markets/dp/1108480616/ref=sr_1_3?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1521076630&sr=1-3&keywords=cuervo-cazurra>. Cambridge University Press State-Owned Multinationals: Governments in Global Business<https://www.amazon.com/State-Owned-Multinationals-Governments-Business-Collections/dp/3319517147/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1509978447&sr=8-1&keywords=State-Owned+Multinationals%3A+Governments+in+Global+Business>. Palgrave Recent articles: The boundaries of the firm in global strategy<https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/pdf/10.1002/gsj.1208>. Global Strategy Journal Home country uncertainty and the internationalization-performance relationship: Building an uncertainty management capability<http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1090951617308398>. Journal of World Business The impact of R&D sources on new product development: Sources of funds and the diversity versus control of knowledge debate<https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0024630116301583>. Long Range Planning ____ 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.