IAFOR Journal of Business & Management

Guest Editor: Professor Anshuman Khare

ISSN: 2187-0659
Contact: ijbm@iafor.org

The IAFOR Journal of Business & Management is an internationally reviewed and editorially independent interdisciplinary journal associated with IAFOR’s international conferences on business and management. Like all IAFOR publications, it is freely available to read online, and is free of publication fees for authors. The first issue was published in August 2014, and the journal aims to publish annually.

Indexed in: SHERPA/RoMEO and Google Scholar.


2017 Publication Timeline

Volume 2 Issue 1
Target publication date: March 31

Volume 2 Issue 2
Submission deadline: July 31
Target publication date: October 31

To submit your article, please first ensure that it is formatted according to the Author Guidelines and then send it to the Editor via the Submit Manuscript page.


Call for Submissions: March 2017 Issue

The IAFOR Journal of Business & Management is calling for submissions for the upcoming March 2017 issue of the journal.

The recently appointed Guest Editor, Professor Anshuman Khare of Athabasca University, Canada, and Associate Editor, Professor William Baber of Kyoto University, Japan, encourage submissions from academics, practitioners and professionals within the fields of business and management.

How to Submit

The submission deadline for the next issue of the journal is December 31, 2016. Submissions should be sent, along with a completed copy of the submission form, directly to the editors at anshuman.khare@gmail.com, in accordance with the Author Guidelines. Please ensure that you CC the IAFOR publications team at publications@iafor.org.

We look forward to receiving your submissions. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact the journal editors or the IAFOR publications team.


IAFOR Commitment

IAFOR publications are accessible on the website (Open Access) to researchers all over the world, completely free of charge and without delay or embargo. Authors and contributors are not required to pay charges of any sort towards the publication of IAFOR journals. Contributors are advised to cede copyright to The International Academic Forum (IAFOR). Please remember to cite the source.


Licensing and Copyright Statement

Journals and other forms of print and digital media will be made available by IAFOR to the general public on an open access online basis. By submitting to an open access agreement under Creative Commons 4.0 Attribution Non Commercial International an author or creator is hereby granting IAFOR an exclusive license for the full period of copyright throughout the world, including the exclusive right to publish, distribute, or communicate your original submitted work in any IAFOR publication, whether in an online, electronic or print format, be that in whole, partial or in modified form. Authors retain originating copyright in their own work but through the act of agreeing to transfer the license to IAFOR under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 Attribution Non Commercial International conditions. All publications and digital media produced will be openly archived on the IAFOR research archive or other open access online formats.