Promoting the understanding of institutions, policies and development in international business.
The George Washington University Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER) promotes the nation’s capacity for international understanding and economic enterprise related to the theme of institutions, policies and development in international business (IB). This theme draws on strong faculty capabilities across a range of disciplines, as well as university-wide interests in promoting economic development through scholarship, education, and outreach to the business, academic, and policy communities. GW-CIBER also serves as a national and regional resource supporting business language instruction, with a focus on less-commonly taught languages, in order to increase future professionals’ abilities to communicate in the language of commerce.
Areas of Focus
The GW-CIBER theme is addressed through five overlapping areas of focus that feature specific faculty expertise. Each one of these areas is important for international business and has critical implications for U.S. competitiveness. Select faculty members from various departments across GW champion these areas by building them out through collaboration with numerous other faculty members with significant expertise.
Leveraging GW’s Unique Strengths
GW-CIBER leverages its strategic location in Washington, D.C. as well as its university-wide strengths in business, international studies and languages. These strengths are reflected in:
A top-five ranking in International Business by the Financial Times (2010)
One of the largest freestanding International Business departments in the United States
Top-tier programs in International Affairs, Law, Education and Human Development, and other related disciplines
Title VI Federal Resource Centers in Language and Area Studies
Partnership with key agencies of the federal government, foreign embassies, multilaterals, and other leading global organizations concerned with development
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- Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER)
- Center for Latin American Issues (CLAI)
- Center for Real Estate & Urban Analysis (CREUA)
- European Union Research Center (EURC)
- Global Financial Literacy Excellence Center (GFLEC)
- The Growth Dialogue
- GW Investment Institute
- Institute for Brazilian Issues
- Institute for Corporate Responsibility
- Institute for Integrating Statistics in Decision Sciences
- International Institute of Tourism Studies
- Korean Management Institute (KMI)
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