*Monographic Case Book* *“Multinationals from Emerging Countries * *Building Their Own Global Brands”* *(A Collection of Cases)”* *Edited * *by* *Zafar U. Ahmed* *Founder, President and CEO* *Academy for Global Business Advancement* *http://agba.us/ <http://agba.us/>* *Washington DC* *District of Columbia* *USA* *To be Published by* *Routledge (Taylor and Francis)* *https://www.routledge.com/ <https://www.routledge.com/>* *On May 1, 2023 * *------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------* *Section # 1* *Dear Global Business Scholars: Hi* *Ref: Invitation to Develop a Global Case on Your Native Country’s Global Company * - *I am pleased to invite members of AIB’s Global Family to develop a Case for publication in a Monographic Case Book to be published by Routledge (Taylor and Francis).* - *Your Case must be 20 page single spaced long (not more and not less) on any company of your choice headquartered in your native country, that is attempting to build its global brand on the global stage.* - *This AGBA’s Monographic Case Book is designed to support the world-class scholarship of emerging scholars based across emerging countries. * - *Only two co-authors (at a max) are allowed for each Case. * - *Only One Case is allowed per author. * - *Only One Case is allowed per Country. * - *Monograph would have 30 cases encompassing 30 emerging countries. * - *A Case published by Harvard Business School on a similar theme would be shared with prospective authors for benchmarking purposes. It would spell out (as a sample) (i) global issues, (ii) writing style and (iii) format; how to develop your own case. * - *Your Case must focus on your chosen company’s Global Branding Model, strategy, focus, vision, mission, objectives, growth trajectory, success story, and the lessons learned during the course of its global brand building exercise. * - *You are also requested to develop a 5 Page Teaching Note about your Case. This teaching note would not be published in the proposed Monographic Case Book. * - *However, AGBA’s Global Secretariat located at the Millikin University (USA) would keep it on file to share it with those global professors who would like to use your case in their BBA/MBA courses across the world.* - *It is a Teaching Case. * - *Objective of Your Case is to teach Decision-Making Skills to MBA students.* - *Indexing:* *I am negotiating with the publisher for the indexing of both book and individual cases within Scopus for global recognition and prestige. Consequently, your case would count like a journal publication after indexing in Scopus. * - *AGBA needs following 4 documents from you by the deadline given in the next section. * - *Your Case in the MS Word Format ONLY; * - *Your Teaching Note in MS Word format only;* - *English Editing Certificate; and* - *Plagiarization** Report showing less than 10% similarity index.* *Section # 2* *Time-Line for the Development of Case Book* - *June 1, 2023 --- September 30, 2023** ---- Develop Your Case and submit it to me within this time-frame.* - *October 1, 2023 ---- November 30, 2023** --- Anonymous Global Reviewers would Review Your Case.* - *December 1, 2023 ---- December 31, 2023** ---- You would be given one month to revise and improve your Case based on Global Reviews.* - *January 1, 2023 ---- March 30, 2023 ---- **Monographic Case Book** would be edited by the Editor. * - *May 1, 2023 --- Monographic Case **Book would be Published Online as an E-Book by AGBA on its Website. * - *May 20---22, 2023 --- Monographic Case Book** would be **released by the publisher at AGBA’s 19th global conference to held at the **Al-Qasimia University** (DUBAI) United Arab Emirates**. * - *You are cordially invited to patronize AGBA’s 2023 Face-to-Face (in person) Conference and be part of the history in the making when Monograph Case Book having your CASE is released by the publisher. * - *Important Note: * *Kindly note that aforementioned deadlines cannot be extended under any circumstance in order to maintain global publication schedule.* *Section # 3* *Routledge’s Guidelines for the Preparation of Your Case* - *Use (Microsoft Word), in Times New Roman font, 12 point size, with 1.0 pt line spacing.* - *Publisher requires CASE Abstracts and Keywords for all Cases (including introduction and conclusion), not more than 150-200 words with 3 - 4 keywords. These would help greatly in the online discoverability of the Monographic Case Book. Each author must make sure to insert them at the beginning of each Case. * - *Please make sure that all weblinks cited in the manuscript have a last date of access against them.* - *Figures (if any): Please share editable versions of all line figures/graphs in whichever software they were originally created (Word/Excel/PowerPoint):* - *If editable files are not available or there are photographs/ images in the book, please share high quality image files (jpg/png/tiff) separately for all un-editable images with a minimum resolution of 300 dpi (dots per inch) at around 1500 x 2400 pixels.* - *Do make sure to include captions and sources for all figures and tables.* - *If any figures have been taken from third-party sources, please do make sure to share permissions for these. * - *Publisher would be unable to move forward without appropriate permissions.* - *Pre-published Cases. Please specifically mention if you are using reprints/pre-published material – cases/essays – in your case. Do also share appropriate permissions for them.* - *Alt Text: If there are figures/images/maps in the manuscript, please supply “alt text” for each figure. This becomes mandatory as the Publisher have to ensure eBook compliance for the European Accessibility Act. * *Communication:* Please contact AGBA’s President/CEO for any assistance: *Prof. Dr. Zafar U. 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