Institut for International Økonomi, Politik og 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:
Sjoerd Beugelsdijk; Torben Pedersen; Bent Petersen / Is There a Trend Towards Global Value Chain Specialization? : An Examination of Cross Border Sales of US Foreign Affiliates.
I: Journal of International Management, Vol. 15, Nr. 2, 2009, s. 126-141
Tidsskriftartikel > peer review
Christian Geisler Asmussen; Gabriel R. G. Benito; Bent Petersen / Organizing Foreign Market Activities : From Entry Mode Choice to Configuration Decisions.
I: International Business Review, Vol. 18, Nr. 2, 2009, s. 145-155
Tidsskriftartikel > peer review
Michael W. Hansen; Bent Petersen; Peter Wad / Change of Subsidiary Mandates in Emerging Markets : The Case of Danish MNCs in South India.
Paper presented at The 3rd Nordic Outsourcing Workshop, 2008
Bent Petersen; Torben Pedersen; Marjorie A. Lyles / Closing knowledge gaps in foreign markets
I: Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 39, Nr. 7, 2008, s. 1097-1113
Tidsskriftartikel > peer review
Sjoerd Beugelsdijk; Torben Pedersen; Bent Petersen / Is there a trend towards global value chain specialization? : An examination of cross border sales of US foreign affiliates.
Frederiksberg : Djøf Forlag 2008, 49 s.
Working paper
Bent Petersen; Lawrence S. Welch / Managing the Internalization Process
Paper presented at The 33rd EIBA Annual Conference 2007. European International Business Academy, 2008
Bent Petersen; Lawrence S. Welch; Gabriel R. G. Benito / Managing the Internationalisation Process : A Theoretical Perspective.
Frederiksberg : Djøf Forlag 2008, 37 s.
Working paper
Bent Petersen; Gabriel R. G. Benito; Lawrence S. Welch; Christian Geisler Asmussen / Mode Configuration Diversity : A New Perspective on Foreign Entry Mode Choice.
I: Thought Leadership in Advancing International Business Research. red. /Arie Y. Lewin; S. Tamer Cavusgil; G. Tomas M. Hult; David A. Griffith. Hampshire : Palgrave Macmillan 2008, s. 57-78
Bidrag til bog/antologi > peer review
Christian Geisler Asmussen; Torben Pedersen; Bent Petersen / How Do We Capture "Global Specialization" When Measuring Firms' Degree of Globalization?
I: M I R: Management International Review, Vol. 47, Nr. 6, 2007, s. 1-23
Tidsskriftartikel > peer review
Peter Maskell; Torben Pedersen; Bent Petersen; Jens Dick-Nielsen / Learning Paths to Offshore Outsourcing : From Cost Reduction to Knowledge Seeking.
I: Industry and Innovation, Vol. 14, Nr. 3, 2007, s. 239-257
Tidsskriftartikel > 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