The Academy of Global Business Research and Practice (AGBRP) which will replace the Society for Global Business and Economic Development (SGBED) is incorporated as a non-profit organization in New Jersey in 2019.
The specific purposes of AGBRP are:
To establish a forum for the promotion of scholarship and dissemination of ideas on theory and practice in a global business context;
To foster research and peer-reviewed publications by organizing conferences, symposia, and workshops;
To collaborate with business and industry and entrepreneurs and explore ideas to generate research and scholarship that would narrow the gap between theory and practice;
To organize a network of educators, scholars, and professionals and generate opportunities for training and mentoring of entrepreneurship in developing countries.