Journal of Management Studies

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Edited By: Dries Faems, Bill Harley (General Editors); Penny Dick, Igor Filatotchev, Maddy Janssens, Gerardo Patriotta (Associate Editors); Allen Amason, Donald Bergh, Andrew C. Corbett, Charles Dhanaraj, Justin Jansen (Consulting Editors)

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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2012: 6/116 (Business); 12/174 (Management)

Online ISSN: 1467-6486

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The Journal of Management Studies is seeking a General Editor and an Associate Editor to join the editorial team.
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Closing date July 1 2014

JMS Best Reviewer Revealed
We are delighted to announce Dimo Dimov, Peter Gahan, and Ciaran Heavey, as the joint the winners of JMS' 2012 Best Reviewer Award. We thank them all for the outstanding guidance they have offered our authors.

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We are delighted to announce Wouter Stam, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, as the winner of the Karen Legge Prize.

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In the JMS Classic Article Series, we invite a new generation of scholars to reflect on some of the groundbreaking articles published in JMS over our 50 year history.

The latest set of Classic Articles re-evaluate Hugh Willmott's ground-breaking 1993 paper ‘Strength is ignorance; slavery is freedom: managing culture in modern organizations’.

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The latest JMS Point Counterpoint debates are available FREE in volume 50, issue 1. This set of papers address the perceived lack of innovative theory development in management studies, and explore how to foster creative new research in the field.

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2012 Best Paper (Awarded in 2013)
Solving the Entrepreneurial Puzzle: The Role of Entrepreneurial Interpretation in Opportunity Formation and Related Processes

Ilídio Barreto

2011 Best Paper (Awarded in 2012)
Family and Lone Founder Ownership and Strategic Behaviour
Danny Miller, Isabelle Le Breton-Miller, Richard Lester

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