Call for Papers
We invite you to submit high quality papers for review and possible publication in all areas of business, management and social sciences. All authors must agree on the content of the manuscript and its submission for publication in this journal before it is submitted to us. Manuscripts should be submitted by e-mail to the Editor at:                  Template

Call for Reviewers
Scholars interested in serving as volunteer reviewers should indicate interest by sending their full curriculum vitae to us. Reviewers determine submissions that are of quality. Since they are expected to be experts in their areas, they should comment on the significance of the reviewed manuscript and whether the research contributes to knowledge and advances both theory and practice in the area.

Aims and Scope
IJBMSS is an international peer-reviewed, electronic, online journal published by MultiCraft. The aim and scope of the journal is to provide an academic medium and an important reference for the advancement and dissemination of research results that support high-level learning, teaching and research in the fields of business, management, social sciences and allied disciplines. Original theoretical work and application-based studies, which contributes to a better understanding are encouraged.

Editor: S.A. Oke, PhD, University of Lagos, Nigeria
E-mail :
Associate Editor (Business Management): Barbara Bigliardi, PhD,
Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Parma, viale G.P.Usberti 181/A, 43124 Parma – Italy;
Email: barbara.bigliardi[AT]
Associate Editor (Human Resources Management): Sangeeta Sahney, PhD, Vinod Gupta School of Management, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, West Bengal, India.;
Email: sangeetasahney[AT]
Co-Associate Editor (Human Resources Management): Koustab Ghosh, PhD, Calcutta Business School, Diamond Harbour Road, Bishnupur 743503, South 24 Pgs, West Bengal, India.
Email: koustabghosh[AT]
Associate Editor (Tourism and Hospitality): , Nuno Carlos Leitao, PhD, Adjunct Professor at ESGTS, Polytechnic Institute of Santarém, Portugal and Research at CES, University of Coimbra, Portugal; Email:
Co-Associate Editor (Tourism and Hospitality): Camelia Surugiu, PhD, National Institute for Research and Development in Tourism, Romania; Email: cameliasurugiu[AT]

Editorial Board Members
Kampan Mukherjee (India)
Shaio Yan Huang (China)
Sangeeta Sahney (India)
Kioumars Paryani (USA)
Elizabeth Anne Cudney (USA)
Cassandra C. Elrod (USA)
Ikhlas Altarawneh (Jordan)
Edwina Pio (New Zealand)
Koustab Ghosh (India)
Li-Chang Hsu (Taiwan)
K.S. Srinivasa Rao (India)
Barbara Bigliardi (Italy)
Nuno Carlos Leitão (Portugal)
Md. Mamun Habib (Bangladesh)
Camelia Surugiu (Romania)
S. Tabassum Sultana (India)
Hyunchul Ahn (Korea)
Kuang-Hua Hsu (Korea)
Yu-Cheng Tu (Korea)
Iñaki Heras (Spain)
M N Qureshi (India)
Zillur Rahman (India)
Elsadig Ahmed (Malaysia)
Journal Policy
International Journal of Business, Management and Social Sciences (IJBMSS) publishes articles that emphasizes research, development and application within the fields of business, management, social sciences and allied disciplines. All manuscripts are pre-reviewed by the editor, and if appropriate, sent for blind peer review. Contributions must be original, not previously or simultaneously published elsewhere, and are critically reviewed before they are published. Papers, which must be written in English, should have sound grammar and proper terminologies.

Volume 2, Number 5, 2011
Volume 2, Number 4, 2011

Volume 2, Number 3, 2011
Volume 2, Number 2, 2011
Volume 2, Number 1, 2011
Volume 1, Number 1, 2010


Special Issue on: “Performance Management Systems: Concepts, Practices Future Directions”
Guest Editors: D.K. Banwet and S. Sahney

Special Issue on: “The management of family business: its quantitative dimensions”
Guest Editors: Barbara BIGLIARDI, Alberto Ivo DORMIO

Special Issue on: “Decision Making through Soft Computing”
Guest Editors: Zillur Rahman, M N Qureshi

Special Issue on: “Before and After the Crisis: Perspectives regarding the Revitalization of Economies”
Guest Editors: Marius-Răzvan Surugiu, Mihai Nica, Camelia Surugiu

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International Journal of Business, Management and Social Sciences