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Jean Boddewyn is Emeritus Professor of International Business at the Baruch College of the City University of New York.
He holds a Commercial Engineer degree from the University of Louvain (Belgium), a MBA from the University of Oregon, and a Ph. D. in Business Administration from the University of Washington (Seattle). Before retiring from the Zicklin School of Business of Baruch College, City University of New York, he served as a Professor of Marketing and International Business and Coordinator of the International Business Program.  His current research interests include the internalization of societal failures and collective goods by MNEs, the use of organization structure to reduce resource dependence on governments, the regulation and self-regulation of advertising around the world, international public affairs and nonmarket strategies.

He received the 2002 Academy of Management’s Distinguished Service Award in recognition of his service as Editor of International Studies of Management & Organization since 1971, his pioneering research on comparative management, foreign divestment and international business-government relations, and his leadership roles as an early Chair (1974) of the AOM’s International Management Division as well as Vice President (1975-1976) and President (1993-1994) of the Academy of International Business (AIB). He is a Fellow of the Academy of International Business (1980), the Academy of Management (1974) and the International Academy of Management (1984). He recently (2005-2008) served as Dean of the AIB Fellows.

Last Updated: October 2011

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