James Robins is University Professor emeritus at Vienna University of Economics and Business. He is former Editor-in-Chief of Long Range Planning and a former Associate Editor of Global Strategy Journal. Jim Robins’s academic career has spanned three continents. He has been on the faculty of Stanford University and the University of California in the United States, HKUST and City University in Hong Kong, served as Associate Dean for Faculty at Singapore Management University, and he now is at the WU Wien. His research deals with a number of basic issues in strategic management including corporate strategy, strategy theory, international ventures, knowledge transfer, and emerging economy firms. His work has been published in journals including the Strategic Management Journal, Organization Science, Administrative Science Quarterly, Organization Studies, and Asia Pacific Journal of Management.