Our work

The International Business Knowledge Platform has a broadly defined mission to promote research leadership in the business and academic communities on issues related to international business and international management. The knowledge platform brings a range of different academic disciples, including international business, strategy, economic geography, and business history and provides a cross and inter-disciplinary approach to investigate major issues in the globalization process.  

The activities of the platform range across research with application to users in key areas of international business including   international strategy, the history and political economy of globalization, economic geography and international business, cross-cultural management, the management of multinational corporations, business history connected to internationalization, the protection of intellectual property in international business transactions, the internationalization process of small and medium sized enterprises and international business and international management issues connected to the rise of the emerging economies.