Journal of Management Studies

Cover image for Journal of Management Studies

Edited By: Garry Bruton, 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)

Impact Factor: 3.277

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 8/111 (Business); 14/173 (Management)

Online ISSN: 1467-6486

Recently Published Issues

See all

Submit your Research to JMS

Special Issues of JMS

Call for Papers: Public-Private Collaboration, Hybrid Organizational Design and Social Value
Papers to be submitted by May 31 2015

Call for Papers: Divide and Rule? The emergence and implications of increasingly disaggregated and dispersed headquarters activities in contemporary firms
Papers to be submitted by June 30 2015

Call for Papers: Knowledge Worker Mobility in Context
Papers to be submitted by September 30 2015

Latest JMS Bulletin

Read the latest JMS Bulletin, packed with journal news, special issues, and free articles.

JMS Bulletin

Keep up to Date

Follow WB_Business

Never miss the latest Business research -
follow WB_Business on twitter

Join our LinkedIn Group
Join the scholarly conversation on LinkedIn

Latest News from JMS

News from JMS

Grigor McClelland Award 2015
See the full call for doctoral dissertations here.

Newly Appointed Editors
We are delighted to announce that we have appointed Garry Bruton of Texas Christian University and Don Siegel of the University of Albany as Editors. Garry will begin his term from 1st September 2014; Don will begin his from 1st January 2015.

JMS Best Paper Award
We are delighted to announce Robert P. Wright, Sotirios E. Paroutis, and Daniela P. Blettner as the winners of the 2013 Best Paper Award.

JMS Best Reviewer Revealed
We are delighted to announce Denis Gregoire as the winner of JMS' 2013 Best Reviewer Award. We thank him for the outstanding guidance he has offered our authors.

Karen Legge Prize
We are delighted to announce Markus Höllerer, Australian School of Business, as the winner of the 2013 Karen Legge Prize.

SAMS Invites Funding Applications
The Society for the Advancement of Management Studies (SAMS) is currently inviting applications for funding to support events or activities that benefit the management studies community.
> Find out more

JMS Classic Articles

JMS Classic Articles

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’.

> Read all our Classic Articles

Point Counterpoint Debates

Point-Counterpoint Articles

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.

> Read the papers here

JMS Best Paper Award

JMS Best Paper Award

2013 Best Paper (Awarded in 2014)
How Useful Are The Strategic Tools We Teach In Business Schools?

Robert P. Wright, Sotirios E. Paroutis, and Daniela P. Blettner

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

Ilídio Barreto

> Find out more