Call for Papers

This section provides information about calls for papers for contributions to journals (special issues), book projects, monographs, and book chapters of interest to the international business community. Each listing includes the title, publication, editor information, and the deadline for submissions as well as a link for more detailed information. The listings are sorted by submission deadline.

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September 2016

Beyond Corporate Expatriation: Examining Neglected Non-Corporate Communities

Journal of Global Mobility
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: September 30, 2016
Editors: Yvonne McNulty (SIM University), Kelly Fisher (West Chester University), Charles Vance (Loyola Marymount University)

Challenges and Opportunities for Marketers in the Emerging Markets

Journal of Business Research
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: September 30, 2016
Editors: Piyush Sharma (Curtin University), Sherriff T.K. Luk (Nanjing University of Finance & Economics), Silvio Cardinali (Marche Polytechnic University), Mario Henrique Ogasavara (ESPM )

Corporate Foresight and Innovation Management

Technology Analysis & Strategic Management
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: September 30, 2016
Editors: David Sarpong (University of the West of England), Dirk Messiner (Higher School of Economic)

Global Work in the Multinational Enterprise: New Avenues and Challenges for Strategically Managing Human Capital Across Borders

Journal of Management
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: September 30, 2016
Editors: David Allen, Yih‐teen Lee, Sebastian Reiche

Human Rights and the Multinational Enterprise

Journal of World Business
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: September 30, 2016
Editors: Günter K. Stahl (Vienna University of Economics and Business), Elisa Giuliani (University of Pisa), Grazia D. Santangelo (University of Catania), Florian Wettstein (University of St. Gallen)

Internationalization Strategies of Family Businesses

Review of International Business and Strategy
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: September 30, 2016
Editors: Vanessa Ratten (La Trobe University), Leo-Paul Dana (Montpellier Business School), Frank Hoy (Worcester Polytechnic Institute), Veland Ramadani (South Eastern European University), Joao Ferreira (University of Beira Interior)

Post-Growth Organization

Management Revue (MREV)
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: September 30, 2016
Editors: Matthias Rätzer (Technical University Chemnitz), Ronald Hartz (Technical University Chemnitz), Ingo Winkler (University of Southern Denmark)

October 2016

Value Creation in Knowledge Intensive Institutions: Priorities for Governance and Public Affairs

Journal of Public Affairs
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: October 1, 2016
Editors: Carla Millar (University of Twente), Kai Peters (Hult International Business School), Hartley Millar (University of Chester)

Making Connections: Social Networks in International Business

Journal of International Business Studies
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: October 10, 2016
Editors: Ilya Cuypers (Singapore Management University), Gokhan Ertug (Singapore Management University), Martin Kilduff (University College London), Akbar (Aks) Zaheer (University of Minnesota), John Cantwell (Rutgers Business School)

Global Crisis Management

Journal of International Management
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: October 31, 2016
Editors: Timothy Coombs (Texas A&M), Daniel Laufer (Victoria University of Wellington)

November 2016

Familial Organizations and International Business: Individual, Organizational and Institutional Variety in and beyond Asia

Asia Pacific Journal of Management
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: November 1, 2016
Editors: Kimberly Eddleston (Northeastern University), Peter Jaskiewicz (Concordia University), Mike Wright (Imperial College), Ling Chen (Zhejiang University), Michael Carney (Concordia University)

Strategic Cultural Intelligence and Intentional Action

European Journal of Cross-Cultural Competence and Management
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: November 1, 2016
Editors: Barbara Covarrubias Venegas (SIETAR Austria/University of Applied Sciences for Management and Communication), Christiane Erten (Vienna University of Economics and Business), Gerhard Fink (Vienna University of Economics and Business)

Inter-Regional Internationalization: Ties and Flows between Latin America and Europe

BRQ-Business Research Quarterly
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: November 15, 2016
Editors: Alvaro Cuervo-Cazurra (Northeastern University), Jose Pla-Barber (University of Valencia)

Advances in Business Research

Nang Yan Business Journal
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: November 30, 2016
Editors: Horace Ho

Competitiveness of Locations: The Effects of Regional Innovation and Entrepreneurial Practices

Competitiveness Review
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: November 30, 2016
Editors: João J. Ferreira (University of Beira Interior), Vanessa Ratten (La Trobe University)

Contemporary challenges and opportunities of doing business in Africa: The emerging roles and effects of technologies

Technological Forecasting and Social Change
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: November 30, 2016
Editors: Dr. Joseph Amankwah-Amoah, Bristol University; Dr. Ellis L.C. Osabutey, Middlesex University and Dr. Abiodun Egbetokun, Obafemi Awolowo University

Critical Perspectives on International Business in Africa

Critical Perspectives on International Business
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: November 30, 2016
Editors: Richard B. Nyuur (Northumbria University), Roseline Wanjiru (Northumbria University), Simeon Emezana Ifere (University of Lagos), Joseph Amankwah-Amoah (University of Bristol)

Dangerous Moves and Risky International Assignments

Journal of Global Mobility
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: November 30, 2016
Editors: Luisa Helena Pinto (University of Porto), Benjamin Bader (Leuphana University of Lüneburg), Tassilo Schuster (Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg)

December 2016

Conceptual and Empirical Discoveries in Successful HRM Implementation

International Journal of Human Resource Management
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: December 1, 2016
Editors: Tanya Bondarouka (University of Twente), Jordi Trullenb (ESADE Business School), Mireia Valverdec (Virgili University)

New Frontiers in Latin American Entrepreneurship and SME Internationalization: Research and Practice

Academia Revista Latinoamericana de Administración (ARLA)
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: December 1, 2016
Editors: Christian Felzensztein (Kingston University London), Sascha Fuerst (Universidad EAFIT Colombia)

The Who, Where, What, How and When of Market Entry

Journal of Management Studies
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: December 1, 2016
Editors: Gideon Markman (Colorado State University), Peter Gianiodis (Clemson University), G. Tyge Payne (Texas Tech University), Eric Gedajlovic (Simon Fraser University), Reddi Kotha (Singapore Management University), Christopher Tucci (Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne), Igor Filatotchev (Cass Business School)

Business Groups and Corporate Responsibility for the Public Good

Journal of Business Ethics
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: December 15, 2016
Editors: Melsa Ararat (Sabancı University), Asli M. Colpan (Kyoto University), Dirk Matten (York University)

Internationalization of African Firms: Nature, Drivers, Outcomes and Boundary Conditions

Thunderbird International Business Review
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: December 30, 2016
Editors: Nathaniel Boso (University of Leeds), Kevin Ibeh (Birkbeck University of London), Amon Chizema (University of Birmingham), Ifedapo Adeleye (Lagos Business School)

Business in Asian Emerging Markets, a Focus on Inclusive Growth

Journal of Asia Business Studies
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: December 31, 2016
Editors: Irwan Trinugroho (UNS & ITB Indonesia), Arifin Angriawan (Purdue University Nortwest), Hemant Merchant (University of South Florida)

Economic Integration and Marketing

Journal of Euromarketing
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: December 31, 2016
Editors: Abu Waheeduzzaman

Role of Dynamic Capabilities in Global Strategy of Emerging Economies’ Multinationals

International Studies of Management & Organization
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: December 31, 2016
Editors: Zaheer Khan (University of Sheffield), Yong Kyu Lew (Hankuk University of Foreign Studies), Rekha Rao-Nicholson (University of West of England)

January 2017

East-Asian Wisdom in Cross Cultural & Strategic Management


Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: January 1, 2017
Editors: Chris Baumann (Macquarie University), Winzar (Macquarie University), Tony Fang (Stockholm University

Outsourcing and Offshoring Decision Making and its Implications for the firm

Journal of Business Research
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: January 30, 2017
Editors: Vijay Pereira (University of Portsmouth), Surender Munjal (University of Leeds), Alessio Ishizaka (University of Portsmouth)

Advertising in China

Journal of Advertising Research
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: January 31, 2017
Editors: John B. Ford, Jenni Romaniuk

How Does a Multinational Company’s Home Country Matter?

Journal of World Business
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: January 31, 2017
Editors: Siah Hwee Ang (Victoria University of Wellington)

February 2017

The Study of Culture in Economics: Experimental Approaches and Contributions

Research in Experimental Economics (REE)
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: February 1, 2017
Editors: Anna Gunnthorsdottir (Vienna University of Economics and Business), Doug Norton (MobLab and Florida State University), Dan V. Caprar (UNSW Australia)

'Global Value Chains, International Trade, and Markets: The Role of Emerging Economies

International Journal of Emerging Markets
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: February 15, 2017
Editors: Anshu Arora (Savannah State University), Nicole Hartley (University of Queensland)

March 2017

Corporatization to Globalization: The Changing Dynamics and Performance of State-owned Enterprises

International Journal of Public Sector Management
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: March 31, 2017
Editors: En Xie (Xi’an Jiaotong University), K.S. Reddy (Xi’an Jiaotong University)

Growing Power of Chinese Multinationals and the Necessity for the Evolution of International Business Theories

International Journal of Emerging Markets
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: March 31, 2017
Editors: Byung Il Park (Hankuk University of Foreign Studies), Kwangho Kim (Hankuk University of Foreign Studies), Christoph Lattemann (Jacobs University Bremen)

Market Entry Strategies Agenda: Exporting, IJVs / ISAs, Acquisitions and Greenfields

International Journal of Export Marketing (IJEXPORTM)
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: March 31, 2017
Editors: Dafnis N. Coudounaris (University of Vaasa)

April 2017

Impact of Socio-Political Networking on the Internationalization of Service MNEs

Management International Review
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: April 30, 2017
Editors: Pervez N. Ghauri (University of Birmingham), Amjad Hadjikhani (Uppsala University), Agnieszka Chidlow (University of Birmingham)

June 2017

Does Good Governance Enhance National Competitiveness?

Journal of Competitiveness Studies
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: June 1, 2017
Editors: Abu Waheeduzzaman

International Consumer Research and Consumer-based Strategy

Journal of International Marketing
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: June 12, 2017
Editors: Constantine S. Katsikeas (Leeds University)

Global Environment, Contemporary Business Risks and Business Failures in the 21st Century

Journal of Business Research
Type: Journal Special Issue
Deadline: June 30, 2017
Editors: Joseph Amankwah-Amoah (University of Bristol), Xiaojun Wang (University of Bristol)

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