IAFOR Journal of Business & Management

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. DOIs are assigned to each published issue and article via Crossref.


2017 Publication Timeline

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: Volume 2 Issue 2

The IAFOR Journal of Business & Management is now inviting submissions for Volume 2 Issue 2, which has a target publication date of October 31, 2017. Submit your article by the deadline of July 31, 2017 to have it considered for this upcoming issue.

The journal editors, Professor Anshuman Khare of Athabasca University, Canada, and Professor William Baber of Kyoto University, Japan, encourage submissions from academics, practitioners and professionals within the fields of business and management. The IAFOR Journal of Business & Management requires submissions to touch on issues relating to at least two of the following keywords: interdisciplinary, international or intercultural.

Before submitting your paper, please ensure that it has been formatted in accordance with the journal’s Author Guidelines.

We look forward to receiving your submissions. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact the journal editors at ijbm@iafor.org or the IAFOR Publications Team at publications@iafor.org.


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.


Licence and Copyright Statement

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