Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The International Journal of Management - Theory and Applications (IREMAN) is a peer-reviewed journal that publishes original theoretical and applied papers covering all fields of management including, but not limited to:

business ethics, business strategy, entrepreneurship and innovation, marketing, human resource management, organization studies and general management, organizational planning and behavior; applied operations management, applied knowledge management, strategic management, services management, health service management, education management, financial management, policy making and decision making, globalization and management, industrial relations, flexibility, production and management, logistics and supply chain management, public sector management, management engineering, risk management. The journal provides an international forum for academics and professionals, for senior managers in business and industry, managers and administrators in government and public service agencies, public administration and related fields, systems analysts and researchers to share the latest developments and advances in knowledge and practice in all fields of management.

The Editorial policy is to maintain a reasonable balance between papers regarding different research areas so that the Journal will be useful to all interested scientific groups.


IREMAN also publishes letters to the Editor and research notes which discuss new research, or research in progress in any of the above thematic areas.

 

Section Policies

Articles

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

After submitting a paper, it will be peer-reviewed.
All our journals are peer-reviewed. Reviewers are appointed by the journal editor.

Peer review has two key functions: 
- To act as a filter and determine the validity, significance and originality of the work to ensure only good research is published. 
- To improve the quality of research submitted for publication by giving reviewers the opportunity to suggest improvements.

The submission process

Each submitted paper is subjected to the following review procedure:
- Preliminarly, the Plagiarism Prevention Office (plagiarismprev@praiseworthyprize.org) checks each submission through the Ithenticate’s CrossCheck software, in order to detect instances of overlapping and similar text in submitted manuscripts (click here to find out more about CrossCheck for Researchers), comunicating the results of the test to the Editor-in-Chief of the journal only in the case of abnormal percentage of similarity;
- the Editor-in-Chief, if not in conflict of interest, decides for general publication suitability;
- in case of conflict of interest, the Editorial Office invites an Editor (Helper editor) to handle the paper;
- the Editor-in-Chief (or the Helper Editor) invites 3 Reviewers to perform an independent review of the article; 
- the Journal adopts a single-blind peer review: the Reviewers are aware of the identity of the Authors, but the Authors are unaware of the identity of the Reviewers;
- taking care of the recommendations of the Reviewers, the Editor-in-Chief (or the Helper Editor) decides whether the particular article may be accepted as it is, or it may be revised or rejected;
- the Editor contact the Corresponding Author by email with the editorial decision, Editor comments and Reviewer comments. Authors will be requested to revise their manuscript according to the Reviewers' suggestions, comments and criticisms;
- the revised manuscript must be returned within one month and the review process begins again.



Peer review process flowchart



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Publication Frequency

The Journal is published annually.

 

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