*The Second GSJ sponsored Debate Panel at AIB 2020 – online* July 8, Wednesday at 1700 UTC (1300 US Eastern Time) The *GSJ* Co-Editors: Gabriel Benito (BI Norway); Alvaro Cuervo-Cazurra (Northeastern University); Ram Mudambi (Temple University) Every year, the Debate centers on the main thesis of the* GSJ Best Paper*. This year it is: Hennart, J-F. 2012. Emerging market multinationals and the theory of multinational enterprise. *Global Strategy Journal*, *2*(3): 168-187. *THE MOTION:* "This House believes that the OLI paradigm cannot explain the rise of emerging market MNEs" *Speaking FOR the motion*: The OLI paradigm *CANNOT* explain the rise of EMNEs Alain Verbeke, University of Calgary & Editor-in-Chief, *JIBS* Catherine Magelssen, London Business School *Speaking AGAINST the motion*: The OLI paradigm *CAN* explain the rise of EMNEs Rajshree Agarwal, University of Maryland & Editor, *SMJ* Exequiel Hernandez, The Wharton School We look forward to seeing you there to participate in the debate and voting! ----- Ram Mudambi Frank M. Speakman Professor of Strategy Fox School of Business, Temple University Philadelphia *PA 19122*, USA https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=Cs5-OYYAAAAJ&hl=en Fellow of the Academy of International Business (AIB) Fellow of the European International Business Academy (EIBA) ____ 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.