AIB-SSA Palgrave Macmillan Book Series

The AIB Sub-Saharan Africa Book Series publishes insightful, innovative and impactful research, covering a wide range of International Business (IB) areas, these include:

a.  theories of the multinational corporation (MNC) and of FDI;
b.  international entrepreneurship;
c.  internationalization strategy, mergers and acquisitions, and competitiveness;
d.  competition and collaboration in IB;
e.  global value chains and the geography of IB;
f.   marketing and consumers in IB;
g.  people and careers in cross-cultural business;
h.  organization, management and human resources of the MNC;
i.   innovation and knowledge management;
j.  home economies and the MNC;
k.  stakeholders, responsible leadership and governance;
l.   the institutional and political environment of IB and
m. international finance, accounting and economics.

In addition to advancing research on MNC behaviour and international business in Africa, the series seeks to make a contribution to the teaching of international business. A collection of authentic case studies, based on research and real-life events, will be published. This will help bring the economic, social, political and cross-cultural complexities and challenges of doing business in Africa to students, academics and researchers. The triple focus on research, teaching and practice makes this series a unique and comprehensive contribution to the understanding and advancement of the dynamics of international business in Africa.

Titles in the AIB Sub-Saharan Africa Book Series include:

Volume 1
The Changing Dynamics of International Business in Africa


Ifedapo Adeleye, Kevin Ibeh, Abel Kinoti and Lyal White (Editors)

AIB-SSA Annual Conference Proceedings

AIB-SSA Annual Chapter Reports


AIB-SSA Occasional Literature Reviews & Discussion Series

Academy of International Business (AIB) Publications

  • Journal of International Business Studies (JIBS) – a scholarly journal, published 9 times a year
  • JIBS Book Reviews – online book reviews published by the JIBS Book Review Editor
  • AIB Insights – published 4 times a year
  •  AIB Newsletter – published 4 times a year
  • JIBS Online Access for AIB Members provides access to the complete archive of JIBS articles from its inception in 1970 – over three decades of JIBS articles for all AIB members.