*SGBED Presents its 16th International Conference, in Partnership with
ESPM, Sao Paulo, Brazil *

*Call for Papers *

*Balancing Globalization & Local Priorities:*

*Challenges Facing Business in Developed and Emerging Markets*

*June 10-12, 2019*

Hosted by* ESPM, São Paulo, Brazil*

*Academic Conference

The *16th International Conference of the SGBED* is organized in
partnership with the *12th ESPM International Conference in
Management* and *14th ESPM
International Symposium of Management and Marketing*.

 *Conference website**:*

*Nature and Scope of the Conference:*

Critics believe that the pursuit of globalization had ignored national and
local priorities, and caused wealth and income inequalities, and damaged
the environment. Most developed economies assume that globalization and
multilateralism largely benefit emerging economies and propose measures to
correct imbalances in trade agreements, production and cross-border trade,
and control mobility of factors of production;  whereas, the  developing
economies feel being challenged by the reversal of globalization as a
limitation to their ability to maintain growth and development.  In view of
the conflicts and uncertainties that prevail today, the *16th International
Conference of the SGBED* invites conceptual and empirical research papers,
case studies and applications, and panel proposals on, but not limited to
the following topics:

o   Looking Southwards: Multilateralism, Trade Agreements & Conflicts

o   Emerging Markets, Competitiveness of Nations & Firms

o   Social Entrepreneurship & Local Development

o   Marketing, Consumer & Brand Management

o   Marketing Healthcare, Services such as Sports, Eco-Tourism, etc.

o   Diversity, Inclusion & Social Causes in Business

o   FDI, M&As & Greenfield Investment

o   Finance, Accounting, Taxation, Corruption & Bribery Issues

o   Automation & Investment Decision in Manufacturing & Services

o   Economics of Digitalization in Institutions, Government & Business

o   Creative Economy & Bottom of the Pyramid Population

o   Human Resource Management & Organizational Behavior

o   Innovation in Higher Education; Executive education & Training

o   Agribusiness & Food Management

o   Public-Private Partnerships in Infrastructure

o   Stakeholders & Local/Global Networks

o   Business Ethics, CSR and Sustainable Development

*Fast Track of Peer-Reviewed Journals*

o   Innovation & Management Review (*Emerald Publishing*)

o   International Journal of Business & Applied Sciences (Cabell’s)

o   International Journal of Business & Emerging Markets (Inderscience,

o   International Journal of Business Analytics (Scopus, IGI Global)

o   International Journal of Information Systems and Social Change (IGI

o   International Journal of Society Systems Science (Inderscience)

o   International Journal of Multinational Corporation Strategy

o   InternexT – Review of International Business (ESPM)

o   RAUSP Management Journal (*Emerald Publishing*)

o   REGE - Revista de Gestão (*Emerald Publishing*)

*Important Dates*

Online Submissions Start

October 8, 2018

Submission Deadline

January 28, 2019

Authors/Applicants Notified by

March 20, 2019

Early Registration Deadline

March 31, 2019

Registration Deadline for Presenters

April 15, 2019

Conference Period

June 10-12, 2019

*Manuscript guidelines *and *instructions for online submission* are
available at

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