Andreja Jaklič is an Associate Professor of international economics and international business, research fellow and deputy director of the Centre of International Relations, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ljubljana. Her teaching areas include International economics, International Finance, International Business, International Business Environment, EU in a global economy and Research seminar. As a visiting scholar and researcher Andreja Jaklič cooperated with Vienna Faculty of Economic and Business Administration (Austria), Trento University (joint PhD program for Comparative Local development) Center for Markets in transition at Aalto University (Helsinki), Corvinus University (Budapest) and Polytechnic University (Milan).

Her research and consultancy work is focused on competitiveness, international business environment, internationalization strategy, international trade, foreign direct investment, multinational enterprises and performance, in particular internationalization and creation of multinational enterprises in the former transition economies and value creation through international growth.

Publications among others include monograph Enhanced Transition through Outward Internationalization (Asgate, 2003), several e- books (CIR-Analysis), book chapters (Edward Elgar, Routledge, Palgrave, Asgate) and over 25 articles in scientific journals (Services Industries Journal, Eastern European Economics, Post-Communist Economies, Transnational Corporations, Economics and Business Review, etc).