Department of International Economics, Government and Business


Kontor: POR/24.A-1.56
E-mail: bp.egb@cbs.dk

My research is quite diversified within the area of International Business spanning global sourcing, market-political ambidexterity of multinationals from emerging economies (EMNEs), strategic contracting, and foreign operation modes (see also primary research  areas).

Primære forskningsområder
  • Global sourcing with a focus on location flexibility and problemistic/slack search
  • MNEs’ response to an increasing volatile business environment due to geopolitical instability, climate changes, cyberattacks, etc.
  • EMNEs, in particular market-political ambidexterity
  • Dynamics of foreign operation modes with a focus on mode flexibility
  • Strategic contracting
Administrative opgaver

Associate Dean of the EMBA in Shipping and Logistics.

Curriculum Vitae
Sociale medier
Link til denne hjemmeside

Elective course Strategic Contracting in an International Firm Perspective taught (in Danish) in CBS’ Law & Economics program.

Elective course Global Sourcing taught at the School of Business, Economics and Law, University of Gothenburg, Sweden.

MBA course Internationalization Processes taught at the Lisbon School of Economics and Management (ISEG), Portugal.


PhD supervision:

August 1999 – September 2002: Principal supervisor to Bo Bernhard Nielsen (successful defence in January 2003).

July 2004 – July 2007: Principal supervisor to Christian Geisler Asmussen (successful defence in November 2007).

June 2006 - August 2009: Co-supervisor to Ha Thi Van Pham (successful defence in November 2009).

June 2006 - September 2009: Co-supervisor to Song Hanh Pham (successful defence in January 2010).

June 2008 – June 2011: Principal supervisor to Yvonne Borkelmann.

June 2012 - August 2014: Principal supervisor to Kristin Brandl (successful defence in December 2014).

February 2014 – May 2016: Principal supervisor to Manya Jaura (successful defence in November 2016).

June 2015 – May 2018: Principal supervisor to Peter Schou (successful defence in October 2018).

Publikationer sorteret efter:
Gabriel R. G. Benito; Bent Petersen; Lawrence S. Welch / Dynamics of Operation Modes : Switches and Additions.
I: The Oxford Handbook of International Business Strategy. red. /Kamel Mellahi; Klaus Meyer; Rajneesh Narula; Irina Surdu; Alain Verbeke. Oxford : Oxford University Press 2021, s. 273-295
Bidrag til bog/antologi > peer review
Bent Petersen / Case Commentary : Global Strategy Gone Astray-Maersk's Big Box Boat and the World Shipping Industry.
I: Thunderbird International Business Review, Vol. 62, Nr. 2, 3.2020, s. 197-198
Kommentar/debat > peer review
Kim Østergaard; Bent Petersen / The Application of Hardship and Gain Provisions in Strategic Contracting
I: Journal of Strategic Contracting and Negotiation, 5.3.2020
Tidsskriftartikel > peer review
Claes Alvstam; Inge Ivarsson; Bent Petersen / Are Multinationals and Governments from Emerging Economies Configuring Global Value Chains in New Ways?
I: International Journal of Emerging Markets, Vol. 15, Nr. 1, 7.3.2019, s. 111-130
Tidsskriftartikel > peer review
Gabriel R.G. Benito; Bent Petersen; Lawrence S. Welch / The Global Value Chain and Internalization Theory
I: Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 50, Nr. 8, 10.2019, s. 1414-1423
Tidsskriftartikel > peer review
Alfredo Jiménez; Guoliang Frank Jiang; Bent Petersen; Jens Gammelgaard / Within-country Religious Diversity and the Performance of Private Participation Infrastructure Projects
I: Journal of Business Research, Vol. 95, 2.2019, s. 13-25
Tidsskriftartikel > peer review
Peter D. Ørberg Jensen; Stephan Manning; Bent Petersen / Location Flexibility in Global Sourcing : Modalities and Tradeoffs in an Era of Increased Volatility.
Paper presented at AIB 2018 Annual Meeting, 2018
Paper > peer review
Bent Petersen; Kim Østergaard / Reconciling Contracts and Relational Governance through Strategic Contracting
I: Journal of Business and Industrial Marketing, Vol. 33, Nr. 3, 2018, s. 265-276
Tidsskriftartikel > peer review
Kristin Brandl; Michael J. Mol; Bent Petersen / The Reconfiguration of Service Production Systems in Response to Offshoring : A Practice Theory Perspective.
I: International Journal of Operations and Production Management, Vol. 37, Nr. 9, 2017, s. 1246-1264
Tidsskriftartikel > peer review
Michael W. Hansen; Peter D. Ørberg Jensen; Bent Petersen / Drivers and Strategies of International Service Firms in Emerging Markets
I: Handbook of Contemporary Research on Emerging Markets. red. /Hemant Merchant. Cheltenham : Edward Elgar Publishing 2016, s. 223-248 (Research Handbooks in Business and Management)
Bidrag til bog/antologi > peer review
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2018 - University of Gothenburg (10 % position) - Research and teaching
2018 - University of Uppsala - Associate Professor assessment committee

2019 - University of Gothenburg (12.5 % position) - Research and teaching

2020 - University of Gothenburg (25 % position) - Research and teaching