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Access to quality research is vital to the academic community and beyond. We support sustainable access and work hard to provide a range of open access options alongside our access initiatives to ensure everyone can read, use and trust the latest research.

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Journal of World BusinessThe dynamics of crowdfunding: An exploratory study
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Special Issues

SPECIAL ISSUE ON PUBLIC RELATIONS HISTORY 2014
Public Relations Review, Volume 40, Issue 4, pages 621-732 (Nov-14)
Edited by TOM WATSON

SPECIAL ISSUE: INBAM
Business Horizons, Volume 57, Issue 6, pages 691-772 (Nov-14)

Special Issue: Value of design for competitiveness
Technovation, Volume 34, Issue 11, pages 647-730 (Nov-14)
Edited by Hongyi Sun, Jonathan D. Linton

Business Process Modeling
International Journal of Accounting Information Systems, Volume 15, Issue 3, pages 185-298 (Sep-14)
Edited by Frederik Gailly, Guido L. Geerts


Top 25 downloads

Users of the world, unite! The challenges and opportunities of Social Media • Article
Business Horizons, Volume 53, Issue 1, January 2010, Pages 59-68 | Kaplan, Andreas M.; Haenlein, Michael

Business Models, Business Strategy and Innovation • Article
Long Range Planning, Volume 43, Issue 2-3, April 2010, Pages 172-194 | Teece, David J.

Social media: The new hybrid element of the promotion mix • Article
Business Horizons, Volume 52, Issue 4, July 2009, Pages 357-365 | Mangold, W. Glynn; Faulds, David J.

Social media? Get serious! Understanding the functional building blocks of social media • Article
Business Horizons, Volume 54, Issue 3, May 2011, Pages 241-251 | Kietzmann, Jan H.; Hermkens, Kristopher; McCarthy, Ian P.; Silvestre, Bruno S.


Most Cited Papers since 2008

Users of the world, unite! The challenges and opportunities of Social Media
Author(s):Kaplan, A.M. | Haenlein, M.
Publication year: 2010
Journal / Book title: Business Horizons

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Structural equation modelling: Guidelines for determining model fit
Author(s):Hooper, D. | Coughlan, J. | Mullen, M.R.
Publication year: 2008
Journal / Book title: Electronic Journal of Business Research Methods

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Business models, business strategy and innovation
Author(s):Teece, D.J.
Publication year: 2010
Journal / Book title: Long Range Planning

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