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Designed to inform members of important information relevant to the AIB and the field of international business, the quarterly AIB Newsletter (ISSN: 1520-6262) provides feature reports and news articles. Information on upcoming events such as conference announcements, calls for papers, and publishing opportunities are also featured.

The AIB Newsletter reports on the activities and events of the AIB chapters as well as milestone achievements of individual members. It is also an important source of information for academic position openings.

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Volume 23

  • Volume 23 Issue 2

    Reaching Out to the AIB Community; AIB Announcements; AIB 2017 Sightseeing Tours; Member Q&A-Sarianna Lundan; Just off the Press; New AIB Members

  • Volume 23 Issue 1

    Welcoming Laura Shanks; Chapter News; AIB Announcements; AIB 2017 Updates and Tentative Schedule; Member Q&A-Lorraine Eden; Just off the Press; Contributions from AIB Members; Institutional Members; New AIB Members

Volume 22

  • Volume 22 Issue 4

    Last AIB Founder Passes Away; JIBS PDW in Dubai; 39 Country Initiative Update; AIB 2017 Pre-Conference Activities; A Note from the President; Just of the Press; AIB 2017 Awards; New AIB Members

  • Volume 22 Issue 3

    President's Message; JIBS Update; AIB 2017 Dubai Call for Papers; AIB 2016 New Orleans Highlights; AIB 2016 Awards; AIB Fellows; AIB 2016 Program Committee; Just of the Press; New AIB Members

  • Volume 22 Issue 2

    President's Message; Summary of Diversity Survey Results; New JIBS Editorial Team; New AIB Insights Editorial Team; AIB Special Interest Conference on Value Chains; AIB Executive Board Election Results; Celebrating 15 Years of WAIB in New Orleans; Just of the Press; New AIB Members

  • Volume 22 Issue 1

    The 39 Country Initiative and AIB: An Update; Announcement of the new JIBS Editor-in-Chief; 2016 JIBS Decade Award; Election of Incoming AIB Executive Board Members; New Research Methodology Special Interest Group; WAIB at AIB 2016; AIB 2016 Annual Meeting: Venue, Stipends, Travel Info, and Gala Dinner Details; Focus on AIB Chapters; Just of the Press; Contributions from AIB Members; New AIB Members

Volume 21

  • Volume 21 Issue 4

    JIBS: Innovations and Impact; JIBS Fact Sheet; The World of WAIB; AIB 2016 Call for Papers; AIB 2016 Pre-Conference Consortia; AIB 2016 JIBS PDW; New AIB Members; Just off the Press; Members on the Move; New Orleans Welcomes AIB

  • Volume 21 Issue 3

    President's Message; Nominations Sought for Officers to AIB Board 2016-2019; AIB 2016 New Orleans Call for Papers; AIB 2015 Bengaluru Conference Wrap-Up; AIB 2015 Award Winners; AIB 2015 Stipend and Fellowship Winners; New AIB Members; Just off the Press; New AIB Fellows; AIB 2015 in Numbers

  • Volume 21 Issue 2

    From the AIB President: Beyond Ourselves: AIB's Social Initiatives; JIBS Abstracts Translated; Focus on AIB Chapters: AIB Executive Board Election Results; Call for Nominations; JIBS Special Issue Paper Calls; New Members

  • Volume 21 Issue 1

    From the Executive Director; Upcoming Chapter Events; Call for Nominations: Editor-in-Chief, JIBS; Focus on AIB Chapters; AIB 2015 Pre-Conference Workshop; AIB Annual Meeting; WAIB Helping Hands Campaign; Just off the Press; New Members; Member Contributions; Institutional Members

Volume 20

  • Volume 20 Issue 4

    Focus on AIB Chapters; AIB 2015 Annual Meeting Call for Papers and Reviewers; 2015 JIBS Paper Development Workshop; 2015 Pre-Conference Consortia; 2015 Dissertation Award; New AIB Members; Just off the Press; JIBS Fact Sheet

  • Volume 20 Issue 3

    Note from the President; Nominations Sought for Officers to AIB Board 2015-2018; 2015 Bangalore Call for Papers; AIB 2014 Vancouver Conference Wrap-Up; AIB 2014 Award Winners; AIB 2014 Stipend and Fellowship Winners; New AIB Members; Just off the Press; Members on the Move; Special Interest Conferences Request for Proposals

  • Volume 20 Issue 2

    Note from the President; AIB Welcomes Kathy Kiessling; AIB Executive Board Election Results; WAIB Call for Papers; Adopt-a-Library Donors; AIB Foundation Donors; Institutional Members; Just off the Press; Members on the Move; New AIB Members; Upcoming AIB Events

Volume 19

  • Volume 19 Issue 4

    Note from the President; AIB 2014 Call for Papers; Support WAIB; Just off the Press; New AIB Members

  • Volume 19 Issue 3

    2013 Meeting in Istanbul, Turkey; 2013 Program Committee; 2013 Conference Sponsors; AIB 2013 Awards; 2013 Best Reviewer Awards; Sheth Foundation Doctoral Travel Stipends; Area Scholarship Fellowships; Boeing Institute Junior Faculty Consortium Stipends; WAIB Helping Hands Campaign; 2013 Istanbul Meeting Photos; Just off the Press; New AIB Members; Events Calendar

  • Volume 19 Issue 2

    Note from the President; Upcoming Events; AIB-SE Annual Conference Call for Papers; AIB Executive Board Election Results; Just off the Press; Members on the Move; New AIB Members

  • Volume 19 Issue 1

    From the Program Chair; 2013 Venue & Lodging; Connect with AIB on Social Networks; WAIB Helping Hands Awards; Air Travel Discounts; AIB Meeting News; Adopt-a-Library; AIB Foundation; Institutional Members; Just off the Press; Members on the Move; New AIB Members

Volume 18

  • Volume 18 Issue 4

    Note from the President; AIB 2013 Call for Papers; Call for Papers: 5th Annual Emerging Scholar Award in Women’s Entrepreneurship; The SSE/WAIB Award for Increased Gender Awareness in International Business Research; Just off the Press; New AIB Members

  • Volume 18 Issue 3

    2012 Meeting in Washington D.C.; Election of AIB Officers 2013-2016; 2012 Program Committee; AIB 2012 Awards; 2012 Best Reviewer Awards; Sheth Foundation Doctoral Travel Stipends; Area Scholarship Fellowships; Boeing Institute Junior Faculty Consortium Stipends; WAIB Helping Hands; 2012 SSE/WAIB Awards; Memories of AIB 2012; Just off the Press; New AIB Members

  • Volume 18 Issue 2

    From the AIB President; Call for Proposals for 2013-2015 AIB Insights Editor; 2012 AIB-SE Annual Conference; Call for Papers: Special Issue on Institutions and Emerging Markets; 2013 AIB MENA Conference; Upcoming Events; Just off the Press; New AIB Members

  • Volume 18 Issue 1

    AIB 2012 Program Update; 2012-2014 Executive Board Election Results; AIB 2012 Meeting Venue and Lodging; 2012 Travel Discounts; WAIB Helping Hands Awards; Adopt-a-Library; AIB Foundation; Institutional Members; Just off the Press; Members on the Move; New AIB Members

Volume 17

  • Volume 17 Issue 4

    Call for Papers: AIB 2012 Annual Meeting; AIB/Sheth Foundation Doctoral Student Consortium; Junior Faculty Consortium; Members on the Move; Just off the Press; New AIB Members

  • Volume 17 Issue 3

    2011 Meeting in Nagoya, Japan; 2011 Program Committee; 2011 Best Reviewer Awards; AIB 2011 Awards; Sheth Foundation Doctoral Travel Stipends; Area Scholarship Fellowships; Boeing Institute Junior Faculty Consortium Stipends; WAIB Helping Hands Campaign; 2011 SSE/WAIB Award for Increased Gender Awareness in International Business Research; 3rd IJGE/WAIB Annual Emerging Scholar Award in Women's Entrepreneurship; Just off the Press; New AIB Members; AIB Running Club

  • Volume 17 Issue 2

    From the Executive Director; AIB US Midwest Call for Papers; AIB US Northeast Call for Papers; AIB-MENA Call for Papers; Just off the Press; Members on the Move; New AIB Members

  • Volume 17 Issue 1

    Letter from the President; From the 2011 Program Chair; AIB 2011 Annual Meeting Lodging Information; AIB 2011 Annual Meeting Tour Information; Adopt-a-Library; AIB Foundation; Institutional Members; Just off the Press; Members on the Move; New AIB Members; JIBS Call for Papers

Volume 16

  • Volume 16 Issue 4

    AIB 2011 Nagoya Call for Papers; 8th Annual JIBS Paper Development Workshop; 2011 Farmer Dissertation Award; WAIB Helping Hands Award; 4rd Annual Emerging Scholar Award in Womens Enterpreneurship; Members on the Move; Just off the Press; New AIB Members

  • Volume 16 Issue 3

    JIBS Team Celebrates Three Years of Success; New Presidential Committees/Task Force; The AIB Recipe Book; Rio Highlights; 2010 Program Committee; 2010 Conference Sponsors; AIB 2010 Awards; WAIB Awards; Travel Stipends; Members on the Move; Just off the Press; New AIB Members; AIB Chapters Events Calendar

  • Volume 16 Issue 2

    International Business in Tough Times: The Rio de Janeiro AIB Conference; AIB-MENA Conference Call for Papers; Upcoming Events; C.K. Prahalad 1942-2010; Members on the Move; Just off the Press; New AIB Members

  • Volume 16 Issue 1

    2010 Program Update; 2010-2012 Executive Board Election Results; AIB 2010 Annual Meeting Lodging Info; Adopt-a-Library Donors; AIB Foundation Donors; Institutional Members; Members on the Move; Just off the Press; New AIB Members; AIB 2010 Annual Meeting Registration Form

Volume 15

  • Volume 15 Issue 4

    John Cantwell to become the new Editor-in-Chief of JIBS; JIBS 40/AIB 50 Special Anniversary Issue; 7th Annual JIBS Paper Development Workshop; AIB-LAT Annual Conference; Farmer Award Call for Submissions; AIB Upcoming Chapter Conferences; AIB Chapter Established for Middle East & North Africa; Members on the Move; Just off the Press; New AIB Members

  • Volume 15 Issue 2

    AIB 2010 Rio Call for Papers; AIB 2010 Special Track on Teaching IB; AIB 2010 Special Track on IB Research Methods; JIBS Celebrates its 40th; The West Meets the South- AIB US West and Latin America Chapters Joint Meeting; AIB 2009 Program Committee; AIB 2009 Sponsors; AIB 2009 Highlights; AIB 2009 Award Winners; 2009 Stipend Recipients; Richard Robinson Remembered; Members on the Move; Just off the Press; New AIB Members

  • Volume 15 Issue 1

    Letter from the President; John H. Dunning Recollections; AIB 2009 Lodging Information; Adopt-A-Libray Donors; AIB Foundation Donors; Institutional Members; Just off the Press; New AIB Members

Volume 14

  • Volume 14 Issue 2

    Highlights from the AIB Member Survey; JIBS Activities in 2008; 2008 Conference Highlights and Photos; 2008 Conference Award Winners; Stipend Recipients; Members on the Move; Just off the Press; New AIB Members

  • Volume 14 Issue 1

    From the JIBS Editor-in-Chief; How soon can you read and cite JIBS Articles?; AIB U.S. Southeast Chapter Conference, AIB 2008-2010 Executive Board Election Results, AIB Institutional Memberships; AIB Adopt-a-Library Benefactors; AIB Foundation Benefactors; Just off the Press; Members on the Move; New AIB Members

Volume 13

  • Volume 13 Issue 2

    Letter from the JIBS Editor-in-Chief Elect; Introducing the new JIBS Editorial Team; Call for Papers for JIBS Special Issue on Asia; Call for Proposals for the 2007 Frontiers Conference, AIB Northeast US Chapter Conference, AIB Southeast Asia Chapter Conference and EIBA 2007 Conference including AIB Western Europe Chapter; Just off the Press; Members on the Move; New AIB Members; AIB Membership Form

  • Volume 13 Issue 1

    Letter from the 2007 Program Chair; Indianapolis Preliminary Program; Indianapolis Tour Opportunities; AIB Travel Information; AIB Placement Service; AIB Institutional Memberships; AIB Adopt-a-Library Donors; AIB Foundation Donors; Just off the Press; Members on the Move; New AIB Members; Conference Registration Form

Volume 12

  • Volume 12 Issue 4

    Letter from the President; Junior Faculty Consortium; AIB Doctoral Consortium; Fourth Annual JIBS/AIB Paper Development Workshop; AJBS Conference, Call for Papers; JIBS Book Reviews Now on AIB Website; New AIB Members; Just off the Press; Members on the Move

  • Volume 12 Issue 3

    Greetings! from the Executive Director; Call For Proposals Editor-in-Chief, Journal of International Business Studies; 3rd Year-in-a-Row Record Attendance: Over 1,000 in Beijing!; Call for Papers 2007 AIB Annual Meeting; Old and New AIB Fellows Shining in Beijing and Atlanta; New AIB Members; Members on the Move; Just off the Press; Academy of International Business (AIB) UK Chapter Annual Meeting

  • Volume 12 Issue 2

    AIB President’s Letter from Alan M. Rugman; Call for Volunteers for AIB Chapter Relations Committee; Call for Proposals JIBS Editor-in-Chief; In Memoriam, Neil Hood; Call for Papers for AIB US Midwest Regional Conference; News from our Members.

  • Volume 12 Issue 1

    Letter from Mary Ann Von Glinow, the 2006 Program Chair; AIB 2006 Beijing Conference Related Announcements; Call for Proposals for 2006 Emerging Frontiers Conference; Recognition of Donors and Institutional Members for Calendar Year 2005; Introduction of 2006-2008 Executive Board; News from our members.

Volume 11

  • Volume 11 Issue 4

    Letter from the President Alan A. Rugman; Third Annual JIBS/AIB Paper Development Workshop; Junior Faculty Consortium; Doctoral Consortium; In Memoriam Franklin Russell Root; WAIB Installs 2005-2007 Executive; New AIB Members; Just off the Press; Members on the Move.

  • Volume 11 Issue 3

    Letter from the Executive Director G. Tomas M. Hult; Record Attendance in Quebec!; 2005 Program Committee; AIB 2005 Awards; Area Scholarships; Doctoral Travel Stipend Winners; SAMS Doctoral Consortium Stipends; Call for Papers: Beijing, China; New AIB Members; Just off the Press; Members on the Move.

  • Volume 11 Issue 2

    Letter from the President Alan A. Rugman; Letter from the Program Chair Yves Doz; An Afternoon Stroll in Quebec City; AIB Pre-Conference Teaching Roundtables information; Award Nominations; An Overview of the 2005 AIB Annual Meeting; Select Results from the October 2004 Member Survey; John Fayerweather Remembered; Call for Papers annoucements for both the Midwest AIB Conference and a focused issues of JIBS; Just off the Press; news for members; and a Request for Proposals for AIB Annual Meetings for 2008-2010.

  • Volume 11 Issue 1

    Letter from the Executive Director G. Tomas M. Hult; A. Edward Safarian Honored at Conference on "Governance, Multinationals and Growth;" announcement and call for papers for the 3rd Annual JIBS/AIB/CIBER Conference on Emerging Research Frontiers in International Business; updates on the 2005 AIB South East Asia Conference; call for papers for the JIBS focused issue; and news from the members.

Volume 10

  • Volume 10 Issue 2

    Letter from the New President Alan M. Rugman; highlights from the record-breaking-attendance 2004 meeting in Stockholm, Sweden; 2004 AIB awards; and news from the members.

  • Volume 10 Issue 1

    Update on the 2004 meeting in Stockholm, Sweden; an update letter from the new Executive Director; information on literature reviews available on jibs.net; report from the 2003 AIB-US Southeast Chapter Annual Meeting; and news from the members.

Volume 9

  • Volume 9 Issue 4

    Information on move of 2004 meeting to Stockholm, Sweden. Also, a reminder on the transition of the AIB Executive Secretariat from the University of Hawaii to Michigan State University.

  • Volume 9 Issue 3

    Features photos from the 2003 Conference in Monterey! Also announces the transition of the AIB Executive Secretariat from the University of Hawaii to Michigan State University.

  • Volume 9 Issue 2

    A countdown to the AIB 2003 Conference in Monterey; the Quarter 2 newsletter includes a preliminary conference schedule.

  • Volume 9 Issue 1

    The 2003 Quarter 1 newsletter includes a description of the Monterey area - home of the 2003 Annual Meeting. Other highlights include an article on the newly established AIB India Chapter.

Volume 8

  • Volume 8 Issue 4

    The 12-page newsletter contains a feature article about book reviews available on www.jibs.net. The issue also contains Chapter Conference announcements for the UK, USA-SW, and USA-MW Chapters, and Conference briefings from our Chapters in Southeast Asia and USA-NE.

  • Volume 8 Issue 3

    2002 Quarter 3 newsletter features highlights of the successful 2002 AIB Meeting in Puerto Rico (photos and story). It also welcomes the incoming Executive Board.

  • Volume 8 Issue 2

    Information about the Puerto Rico conference, as well as Chapter news.

  • Volume 8 Issue 1

    Information on the upcoming conference in Puerto Rico as well as the results of the recent Executive Board election.

Volume 7

  • Volume 7 Issue 4

    2001 Quarter 4 covers the fabulous meeting in Sydney with pictures. It also includes Insights, which provides commentary on the events of September 11.

  • Volume 7 Issue 3

    Mailed with a copy of the 2001 Advance Program, the Quarter 3 newsletter contains meeting info and the second edition of AIB Insights.

  • Volume 7 Issue 2

    Features the first ever issue of AIB Insights.

  • Volume 7 Issue 1

    Includes information on Sydney and Puerto Rico - the sites of the 2001 and 2002 AIB meetings, as well as the JIBS online web site.

Volume 6

  • Volume 6 Issue 4

    Includes highlights of the Phoenix meeting and the text of the Presidential Address.

  • Volume 6 Issue 3

    Includes a feature story on the new AIB Web site as well as the 2001 Sydney Call for Papers.

  • Volume 6 Issue 2

    "Exciting Plans for 2000" - includes an article about venturing out in Arizona

  • Volume 6 Issue 1

    Contains information about the 2000 Phoenix meeting as well as Excerpts from Ray Vernon's Thoughts in JIBS.

Volume 5

  • Volume 5 Issue 4

    Coverage of the 1999 AIB Annual Meeting in Charleston, South Carolina, and the Call for Papers for the 2000 Meeting in Phoenix, Arizona.

  • Volume 5 Issue 3

    Includes an article on Charleston, "The Best Kept Secret in America", and an Article by Alan M. Rugman (University of Oxford), in memory of Ray Vernon.

  • Volume 5 Issue 2

    Highlights the various activities available in Charleston, South Carolina, location of the 1999 AIB Annual Meeting.

  • Volume 5 Issue 1

    An invitation to the AIB's 1999 Annual Conference: The Janus Face of Globalization.

Volume 4

  • Volume 4 Issue 4

    A recap of the 1998 AIB Annual Meeting in Vienna, Austria, and Call for Papers and other information on the 1999 Meeting in Charleston, South Carolina.

  • Volume 4 Issue 3

    "Hofstede to preview joint research" - in the upcoming 1998 AIB Annual Meeting in Vienna.