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News

We are very pleased to announce that Thomson Reuters have accepted Sport Management Review for indexing.

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Announcing the publication of the first issue of Journal of Co-operative Organization and Management. Read free on ScienceDirect.

Video interviews with the Editor-in-Chief and Field Editors of Journal of Business Venturing and the Co-Editor of Journal of Destination Marketing & Management.

Announcing the winner of the Business Horizons Best Article Award 2013, Professor Mark S. Schwartz for his article, 'Developing and sustaining an ethical corporate culture: The core elements'.

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Call for PapersSpecial Issue of Telecommunications Policy focused on the contribution of ICT to economic growth and structural change

Special Issues

Emerging issues in performance measurement
Management Accounting Research, Volume 25, Issue 2, pages 117-186 (Jun-14)
Edited by Mike Bourne, Steven Melnyk, Umit Bititci, Ken Platts, Bjorn Andersen

Open Innovation: New Insights and Evidence
Research Policy, Volume 43, Issue 5, pages 805-926 (Jun-14)
Edited by Joel West, Ammon Salter, Wim Vanhaverbeke, Henry Chesbrough

Public Relations and Communication Management in South Africa
Public Relations Review, Volume 40, Issue 2, pages 127-396 (Jun-14)
Edited by Ronel Rensburg

Special Issue on AIS Education
Journal of Accounting Education, Volume 32, Issue 2, pages 99-222 (Jun-14)
Edited by Roberta Ann Barra, Mark G. Simkin


Spotlighted Article

Journal of World BusinessThe dynamics of crowdfunding: An exploratory study
Open access article in Journal of Business Venturing
Ethan Mollick

Open Access

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.

We are committed to working in partnership with the research community, librarians, funders and other stakeholders.

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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

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.

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

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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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