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Alex Palacco

Editor of JIBRP

If you’re an educational professional who are looking to progress into management and consultancy, or an educational planning or development role, this is the best degree for you.


Alex Polacco (MBA, BSIE, CPIM, CSCP, CMOE, CQE, CQA), Editor of Journal of International Business Research and Practice, is a Professor of Management at St Cloud State University in Minnesota.  He has been teaching courses in Operations and Supply Chain Management there for the past 10 years. Prior to that, he had worked for 22 years in industry as a consultant, manager, and engineer. He was president of the Central MN APICS chapter for 3 years, and has been faculty advisor to the SCSU Student chapter for the last 8 years. He was named Faculty of the Year in the Herberger Business School, SCSU, 4 times in last 7 years; and won the APICS Student Chapter Mentor of the Year award in 2013. He has been a member of the APICS Academic Committee since 2013.  


  • Ph.D., Accounting & Finance, University of Strathclyde, Scotland
  • M.S.F., Finance, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, 2006
  • M.B.A., Taxation, Golden Gate University, San Francisco, CA, 1983


  • The primary market value innovations of newly public firms
  • Auditor Tenure and Quality of Financial Report
  • Unexpected Fees and the Prediction of Material Weaknesses
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