Department of Strategy and Innovation

Bo Bernhard
Associate professor
Part time employment at CBS


Bo Bernhard Nielsen holds a part-time position at CBS as Professor of Strategic Management. Before joining CBS, he was assistant professor at Western Washington University and visiting scholar at University of Washington. His research is at the intersection of strategy and international business with a specific focus on strategic collaboration, firm internationalization, and knowledge management across borders.

His work appears in Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Management Studies, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of World Business, International Business Review, Journal of International Management, Journal of Business Research, and Long Range Planning, among others. Professor Nielsen serves as Consulting Editor, JIBS.

Primary research areas

• Strategic alliances
• Strategic decision making
• Top management teams
• International management
• Multilevel methodology
• Knowledge management

Curriculum Vitae
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Selected publications


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Anthony Goerzen; Christian Geisler Asmussen; Bo Bernhard Nielsen / Global Cities, the Liability of Foreignness, and Theory on Place and Space in International Business
In: Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 55, No. 1, 2.2024, p. 10-27
Journal article > peer review
Juliane Engsig; Bo Bernhard Nielsen / International Strategic Alliances
In: Encyclopedia of International Strategic Management. ed. /Christian Geisler Asmussen; Niron Hashai; Dana Minbaeva. Cheltenham : Edward Elgar Publishing 2024, p. 240–250
Encyclopedia chapter > peer review
Anthony Goerzen; Christian Geisler Asmussen; Bo Bernhard Nielsen / A Retrospective on their article by the winners of this year’s JIBS Decade Award: “Global Cities and Multinational Enterprise Location Strategy” (JIBS, 2013, 44 (5): 427–450)
In: Proceedings of the 65th Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business. AIB 2023: International Business Resilience under Global Disruptions. . ed. /Kazuhiro Asakawa; Tunga Kiyak. East Lansing, MI : Academy of International Business 2023, 1 p., p. 283 (Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business)
Conference abstract in proceedings > peer review
Bo Bernhard Nielsen; Heidi Wechtler; Linglin (Gloria) Zheng / Disasters and International Business : Insights and Recommendations from a Systematic Review.
In: Journal of World Business, Vol. 58, No. 4, 6.2023
Review article > peer review
Juan Du; Bo Bernhard Nielsen; Catherine Welch / From Buzzword to Biz World : Realizing Blockchain’s Potential in the International Business Context.
In: California Management Review, Vol. 66, No. 1, 11.2023, p. 124-148
Journal article > peer review
Sarah E. McWilliam; Bo Bernhard Nielsen; Constantina Kottaridi / Global Value Chains and Liability of Internationalconnectivity : MNE Strategy Post COVID-19.
In: European Journal of International Management, Vol. 21, No. 1, 2023, p. 121-139
Journal article > peer review
Chen Han; Jiahui Liu; Shuman Zhang; Bo Bernhard Nielsen / Intermediate-level Outside-in Marketing Capabilities, Technological Innovation, and Management Innovation
In: European Journal of Marketing, Vol. 57, No. 5, 2023, p. 1531-1559
Journal article > peer review
Jose D. Balarezo; Nicolai J. Foss; Bo Bernhard Nielsen / Organizational Learning : Understanding Cognitive Barriers and What Organizations Can Do about Them.
In: Management Learning, 27.11.2023
Journal article > peer review
Jose M. Cortina; Tine Köhler; Zitong Sheng; Kathleen R. Keeler; Bo Bernhard Nielsen; Joseph E. Coombs; David J. Ketchen, Jr / Restricted Variance Interactions in Entrepreneurship Research : A Unique Basis for Context-as-Moderator Hypotheses.
In: Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practice, Vol. 47, No. 5, 9.2023, p. 1995-2016
Journal article > peer review
Henrik Gundelach; Bo Bernhard Nielsen / Subsidiary Performance Measurement in International Business Research : A Systematic Review and Future Directions.
In: Journal of Business Research, Vol. 169, 12.2023
Review article > peer review
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Primary occupation at The University of Sydney Business School, Australia.