Dear all, We are delighted to announce that a Virtual Special Issue<http://click.email.emeraldinsight.com/?qs=78dd649b15a1ad639a62d324f73e9c99b403487c080c1fafd0e5f0140e7445139796aaa85de8252e514cba6442b2684c3a262b819b3e112c> is now available to download freely, from today until May 8 2020. The Competitiveness Review (CR)<http://click.email.emeraldinsight.com/?qs=78dd649b15a1ad631c552b27a156883316734021283fcb1e669f06e6d609b5b639fd47d9e0d1586d215e8e2cb486aa6c6fda8180134aaa48> aims to be the leading platform for academic research and conceptual policy dialogue on the competitiveness of locations. Competitiveness, understood as the set of factors, institutions and activities that enable a location to sustain a high level of prosperity and companies located there to compete successfully, requires an inclusive, cross-discipline perspective. The theme of this issue is 'Clusters development and innovation generation in a globalized economy'. The promotion of clusters, the increase of knowledge flows and the generation of innovation are crucial in developing and sustaining competitive advantage in a globalized economy. While it has been extensively investigated by scholars and academics, it is also of particular interest for practitioners and politics. A selection of 10 articles published in the Competitiveness Review<http://click.email.emeraldinsight.com/?qs=78dd649b15a1ad631cb14b02dd83640eb24951ab49f99fa033a07eb30aea860b969cdb7d53d2ece0a1de1b69e49def6d771f7656e6566fb7> in the last two years have been gathered by the Editors to help spread the knowledge on this topic to the community. For more information about CR, including details on how to publish with us, please visit the journal homepage. To submit a paper, visit the online submission site<http://click.email.emeraldinsight.com/?qs=78dd649b15a1ad63bc5e3e7d4cd5c52261f781211dfbee15c7cffc5b157316129f43e74f7b1a60c79d10b7c72bdd33ebccc2f10b3a7768ec>. If you encounter any problems accessing this content please contact: [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>. Best wishes, CR Editorial Team Hayley Coulson Publisher | Emerald Publishing T: +44 (01274) 777700 F: +44 (01274) 785244 [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]> | emeraldpublishing.com<http://emeraldpublishing.com/> | emeraldinsight.com<http://www.emeraldinsight.com/> [Description: twitter-bird-white-on-blue-png]Follow us on Twitter<http://www.twitter.com/emeraldglobal> [cid:[log in to unmask]] Follow Hayley on LinkedIn<https://www.linkedin.com/in/hayley-coulson/> [Description: facebook_logo]Like us on Facebook <https://www.facebook.com/EmeraldPublishingImpact/> [cid:[log in to unmask]] Follow us on LinkedIn<https://www.linkedin.com/company/emerald-group-publishing-limited?trk=top_nav_home> [cid:[log in to unmask]]<https://emeraldopenresearch.com/?utm_source=egp&utm_medium=cta_image&utm_campaign=ace_eor_launch_20181203> Emerald Publishing Limited, Registered Office: Howard House, Wagon Lane, Bingley, BD16 1WA United Kingdom. Registered in England No. 3080506, VAT No. GB 665 3593 06 For information about how we use your personal data, and your rights in relation to this, see our Privacy Notice<http://www.emeraldgrouppublishing.com/about/policies/privacy.htm>. This email is confidential between us and the intended recipient. Any recipient who receives this email in error should immediately report the error to us and permanently delete this email from all storage devices. ____ 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.