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Awards for Excellence - 2018

Outstanding Papers


Award journal index



Accounting Research Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 30 number 4
Determinants of accounting policy choices under international accounting standards
Muhammad Jahangir Ali, Kamran Ahmed

Highly commended

Volume 30 number 2
A review of superannuation fund performance studies
Scott Niblock, Elisabeth Sinnewe, Panha Heng

Volume 30 number 1
XBRL and the qualitative characteristics of useful financial information
Jacqueline L. Birt, Kala Muthusamy, Poonam Bir

Volume 30 number 2
Measuring the independence of audit oversight entities: a comparative empirical analysis
Lukas Loehlein


Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal

Mary Parker Follett Award
Named in memory of a pioneering woman in the field of management and accountability literature, who was international and interdisciplinary in her focus.

Winner(s)

Volume 30 number 8
“[T]here are known knowns … things we know that we know”
Ivo de Loo, Alan Lowe

Highly commended

Volume 30 number 1
Sustaining multiple logics within hybrid organisations
Cristiano Busco, Elena Giovannoni, Angelo Riccaboni

Volume 30 number 1
Constructing audit society in the virtual world: the case of the online reviewer
Ingrid Jeacle

Volume 30 number 3
Combining actor-network theory with interventionist research: present state and future potential
Kari Lukka, Eija Vinnari

Outstanding reviewer

Steven Dellaportas


Advances in Autism

Winner(s)

Volume 3 number 1
Examining the experiences and quality of life of patients with an autism spectrum disorder detained in high secure psychiatric care
David Murphy, Hannah Mullens

Highly commended

Volume 3 number 1
Cognitive behaviour therapy for social anxiety in autism spectrum disorder: a systematic review
Debbie Spain, Jacqueline Sin, Laura Harwood, Maria Andreina Mendez, Francesca Happé

Volume 3 number 3
Autism and healthcare
Christine Preißmann

Outstanding reviewer

Verity Chester


Advances in Dual Diagnosis

Winner(s)

Volume 10 number 4
Psychosocial factors associated with adolescent substance use: a longitudinal investigation
Katrina Elizabeth Champion, Emma Louise Barrett, Tim Slade, Maree Teesson, Nicola Clare Newton

Highly commended

Volume 10 number 1
First-person experiences of recovery in co-occurring mental health and substance use conditions
Eva Brekke, Lars Lien, Larry Davidson, Stian Biong

Outstanding reviewers

Jacqueline Cameron
Jaime Delgadillo


Advances in Mental Health and Intellectual Disabilities

Winner(s)

Volume 11 number 3
Resilience in children and young people with intellectual disabilities: a review of literature
Raghu Raghavan, Edward Griffin

Highly commended

Volume 11 number 4
Aging with intellectual and developmental disabilities and dementia in Manitoba
Shahin Shooshtari, Brenda M. Stoesz, Leslie Udell, Leanne Fenez, Natalia Dik, Charles Burchill, Elizabeth Sachs, Verena Menec

Volume 11 number 2
Is mental capacity in the eye of the beholder?
Alex Ruck Keene

Outstanding reviewers

Samantha Harris
Karen Dodd


African Journal of Economic and Management Studies

Highly commended

Volume 8 number 3
Organizational culture: a foundational perspective
Charlotte Pietersen

Volume 8 number 2
International expansion and unobserved heterogeneity in critical success factors
Deusdedit Augustine Rwehumbiza

Outstanding reviewers

Mohammed-Aminu Sanda
Charles JMambula I


Agricultural Finance Review

Winner(s)

Volume 77 number 1
Guest editorial
Ashok K. Mishra, Charles B. Moss

Outstanding reviewers

Joseph Janzen
Xiaoli Etienne


American Journal of Business

Winner(s)

Volume 32 number 1
Literature review and research opportunities on credibility of corporate social responsibility reporting
John Abernathy, Chad Stefaniak, Anne Wilkins, Jacqueline Olson

Highly commended

Volume 32 number 1
Has Sarbanes-Oxley standardized audit quality?
Matthew Hoag, Mark Myring, Joe Schroeder


Arts and the Market

Winner(s)

Volume 7 number 2
Cultural memory and the heritagisation of a music consumption community
Daragh O’Reilly, Kathy Doherty, Elizabeth Carnegie, Gretchen Larsen

Highly commended

Volume 7 number 1
Functions of intermediaries in arts-based cooperations
Berit Sandberg

Volume 7 number 1
“Audience exchange”: cultivating peer-to-peer dialogue at unfamiliar arts events
Stephanie Pitts, Jonathan Gross

Volume 7 number 2
Second wave true Norwegian black metal: an ideologically evil music scene?
Jason Wallin, Jeffrey Podoshen, Vivek Venkatesh

Outstanding reviewers

Victoria Rodner
Aiden JKelly


Asia Pacific Journal of Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Winner(s)

Volume 11 number 3
Institutional support and women’s entrepreneurial self-efficacy
Tomoyo Kazumi, Norifumi Kawai

Highly commended

Volume 11 number 2
A study on effect of entrepreneurship on entrepreneurial intention
Cheolwoo Park

Volume 10 number 1
Creating ventures: decision factors in new venture creation
William W. Kirkley

Volume 10 number 1
An examination of firms’ strategic orientations, innovativeness and performance with large Korean companies
Sohyoun Synthia Shin, Sungho Lee

Outstanding reviewers

In Lee
ChangSeob Yeo


Asian Education and Development Studies

Winner(s)

Volume 6 number 1
Learning from Singapore’s effective anti-corruption strategy
Jon S.T. Quah


Asian Review of Accounting

Winner(s)

Volume 25 number 1
Effect of corporate governance characteristics on strategic management accounting in Thailand
Teerachai Arunruangsirilert, Supasith Chonglerttham

Highly commended

Volume 25 number 1
The processes of accounting changes as emerging from public and fiscal reforms
Nizar Mohammad Alsharari, Hoda Abougamos

Volume 25 number 2
Audit quality and audit report lag: case of Indonesian listed companies
Rusmin Rusmin, John Evans

Volume 25 number 2
Accounting conservatism, corporate governance and political connections
Nor Farizal Mohammed, Kamran Ahmed, Xu-Dong Ji

Volume 25 number 1
The adoption and success of contemporary management accounting practices in the public sector
Nuraddeen Abubakar Nuhu, Kevin Baird, Appuhami Bala Appuhamilage

Outstanding reviewers

Hanmei Chen
AHFatima
Rachana Kalelkar
Sophia Wang


Aslib Journal of Information Management

Winner(s)

Volume 69 number 1
Information need as trigger and driver of information seeking: a conceptual analysis
Reijo Savolainen

Outstanding reviewer

Brenda Chawner


Baltic Journal of Management

Winner(s)

Volume 12 number 2
Company stakeholder responsibility
Johanna Kujala, Anna-Maija Lämsä, Elina Riivari

Highly commended

Volume 12 number 1
Wanting it all: the challenges of managing young talent in transition economies
Nada Zupan, Katarzyna Dziewanowska, Alison Pearce

Volume 12 number 2
Intercultural interactions in multinational subsidiaries
Malgorzata Rozkwitalska, Michal Chmielecki, Sylwia Przytula, Lukasz Sulkowski, Beata Aleksandra Basinska

Volume 12 number 2
How do linking, leveraging and learning capabilities influence the entry mode choice for multinational firms from emerging markets?
Wen Li, Bin Guo, Gangxiang Xu

Outstanding reviewers

Antonella Zucchella
Mirja Mikkila


Benchmarking: An International Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 24 number 1
Green supply chain management: theoretical framework and further research directions
Rameshwar Dubey, Angappa Gunasekaran, Thanos Papadopoulos

Highly commended

Volume 24 number 3
The effect of trust with suppliers on hospital supply chain performance
Ayman Bahjat Abdallah, Mais Issam Abdullah, Firas Izzat Mahmoud Saleh

Volume 24 number 4
Measuring business sustainability in food service operations: a case study in the fast food industry
Ha Minh Vu, Hing Kai Chan, Ming K. Lim, Anthony S.F. Chiu

Volume 24 number 5
Benchmarking knowledge management practices in small and medium enterprises
Santoso Wibowo, Srimannarayana Grandhi

Volume 24 number 7
Measuring the supply chain risk in offshoring countries using data envelopment analysis and the analytic hierarchy process
Hokey Min, Heekeon Park, Seung Bum Ahn


British Food Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 119 number 12
‘Waste not, want not’
Breda McCarthy, Hong-Bo Liu

Highly commended

Volume 119 number 3
What drives experiential loyalty? A case study of Starbucks coffee chain in Taiwan
Hung-Che Wu

Volume 119 number 12
Food waste reduction practices in German food retail
David Hermsdorf, Meike Rombach, Vera Bitsch

Outstanding reviewers

Irwa Issa
Jan Falkowski


Built Environment Project and Asset Management

Winner(s)

Volume 7 number 1
Success criteria of toll road projects from a community societal perspective
Mohammad Arif Rohman, Hemanta Doloi, Christopher Andrew Heywood

Highly commended

Volume 7 number 5
Systematic approach for asset management of urban water pipeline infrastructure systems
Hamed Zamenian, Juyeong Choi, Seyed Amir Sadeghi, Nader Naderpajouh

Volume 7 number 1
Integrated solutions for total asset management through “RIVANS”
Hedley Smyth, Aaron M. Anvuur, Illona Kusuma

Volume 7 number 4
An analytic network process (ANP) model to examine LEED-certified buildings’ operational performance
Gulbin Ozcan Deniz

Outstanding reviewers

Lincoln Forbes
Thanuja Ramachandra


Business Process Management Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 23 number 5
Detecting violation of business constraints in declarative process execution: a case study
Vitus S.W. Lam


Career Development International

Winner(s)

Volume 22 number 6
#Trending topics in careers: a review and future research agenda
Jos Akkermans, Stella Kubasch

Highly commended

Volume 22 number 5
A meta-analytic investigation of demographic differences in protean, boundaryless, and proactive career orientations
Jack W. Kostal, Brenton M. Wiernik

Volume 22 number 2
What if people’s private life constrained their career decisions? Examining the relationship between home-to-career interference and career satisfaction
Tess Schooreel, Kristen Michelle Shockley, Marijke Verbruggen

Outstanding reviewers

Mariella Miraglia
Marian Thunnissen
Katharina Chudzikowski


China Agricultural Economic Review

Winner(s)

Volume 9 number 2
Traders’ market power along Indonesian rubber value chains
Thomas Kopp, Bernhard Brümmer

Highly commended

Volume 9 number 3
Economic impacts of commercializing insect-resistant GM maize in China
Wei Xie, Tariq Ali, Qi Cui, Jikun Huang

Volume 9 number 3
Can product-information disclosure increase Chinese consumer’s willingness to pay for GM foods? The case of Fad-3 GM lamb
Qihui Chen, Gaoshuai Liu, Yumei Liu

Volume 9 number 1
Income implications of political capital and agricultural land use in western China
Adam M. Komarek, Max Spoor, Shuyi Feng, Xiaoping Shi

Outstanding reviewers

Tomas Baležentis
Xu Tian


China Finance Review International

Winner(s)

Volume 7 number 1
Volatility risk and stock return predictability on global financial crises
Worawuth Kongsilp, Cesario Mateus

Highly commended

Volume 7 number 1
Modeling non-normality using multivariate t: implications for asset pricing
Raymond Kan, Guofu Zhou

Volume 7 number 2
Volatility cones and volatility arbitrage strategies – empirical study based on SSE ETF option
Hong Yu Xin Pan, Jun Song

Volume 7 number 4
Bank competition, government intervention and SME debt financing
Jianhua Du, Chao Bian, Christopher Gan

Outstanding reviewer

Shengmin Zhao


Chinese Management Studies

Winner(s)

Volume 11 number 1
How middle managers’ participation in decision-making influences firm innovation performance
Hong Cheng, Feifei Song, Dandan Li

Highly commended

Volume 11 number 1
Critical management issues in China’s socio-economic transformation
Tachia Chin, Ren-huai Liu

Volume 11 number 3
Cross-level effects of HRM bundle on employee well-being and job performance
Fang Liu, Irene Hau-Siu Chow, Dan Xiao, Man Huang

Volume 11 number 3
Investigation of talent, talent management, its policies and its impact on working environment
Sehrish Khan Saddozai, Peng Hui, Umair Akram, Muhammad Saad Khan, Suhail Memon

Outstanding reviewers

Yongjian Bao
Liang Chen
William Johnson
Ren Lu
Xiu-Hao Ding
Morris Foster


Circuit World

Winner(s)

Volume 43 number 1
Drops forming in inkjet printing of flexible electronic circuits
Grzegorz Tomaszewski, Jerzy Potencki

Highly commended

Volume 43 number 1
Investigation of nano-inks’ behaviour on flexible and rigid substrates under various conditions
Peter Lukacs, Alena Pietrikova, Beata Ballokova, Dagmar Jakubeczyova, Ondrej Kovac

Outstanding reviewer

Jerzy Potencki,


Collection and Curation

Winner(s)

Volume 36 number 1
Collection development in UK university libraries
Stuart Hunt

Highly commended

Volume 36 number 2
Embracing satellite libraries in academia
Laura Speirs Turner

Volume 36 number 3
Collection building amongst heritage amateurs
Henriette Roued-Cunliffe

Volume 36 number 4
Measuring the impact: Springer Book Archives at Melbourne
Philip Gregory Kent

Outstanding reviewer

Bob Pymm


COMPEL

Highly commended

Volume 36 number 5
Rigorous time-domain analysis of statistically oriented graphene sheet fluctuations
Athanasios N. Papadimopoulos, Stamatios A. Amanatiadis, Nikolaos V. Kantartzis, Theodoros T. Zygiridis, Theodoros D. Tsiboukis

Volume 36 number 1
Towards design of electrical machines from given air gap field
Arto Poutala, Saku Suuriniemi, Timo Tarhasaari, Lauri Kettunen

Volume 36 number 6
A hybrid Krylov-subspace-exponential and finite-difference time integration approach for multiscale electromagnetic simulations
Jiawei Wang, Feng Chen, Jinghui Shao, Weichen Zhang, Xikui Ma

Outstanding reviewer

Luciano De Tommasi


Construction Innovation

Winner(s)

Volume 17 number 1
Building information modelling, integrated project delivery and all that
Steve Rowlinson


Corporate Communications: An International Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 22 number 4
Strategic organizational discourse and framing in hypermodal spaces
Silvia Ravazzani, Carmen Daniela Maier

Highly commended

Volume 22 number 3
Crisis communication adaptation strategies in the MM&A train explosion in Lac-Mégantic downtown
Marc D. David, Marie-Eve Carignan

Outstanding reviewers

Stefania Romenti
Charlotte Simonsson


Corporate Governance: The international journal of business in society

Winner(s)

Volume 17 number 2
A cross-country comparison of the relationship between ownership concentration and firm performance: does judicial system efficiency matter?
Luigi Lepore, Francesco Paolone, Sabrina Pisano, Federico Alvino

Highly commended

Volume 17 number 5
The impact of board independency, CEO duality and CEO fixed compensation on M&A performance
Emanuele Teti, Alberto Dell’Acqua, Leonardo Etro, Michele Volpe

Volume 17 number 5
Tax avoidance, value creation and CSR – a European perspective
Dirk Kiesewetter, Johannes Manthey

Outstanding reviewers

Lee-Lee Chong
Michael Callaghan


Critical perspectives on international business

Winner(s)

Volume 13 number 3
Strategic management research on emerging economies
Ramya Tarakad Venkateswaran, Abhoy K. Ojha

Highly commended

Volume 13 number 2
Mexico City street vendors and the stickiness of institutional contexts
Farzad H. Alvi, Jorge Alberto Mendoza

Volume 13 number 3
Creativity discourses as a normative device in corporate offshoring
Andi Burris

Volume 13 number 4
A social-psychological perspective of host country societal acceptance of foreign firms
Yang Yu, Valerie J. Lindsay

Outstanding reviewers

Robert JHanlon
Michel Dion


Cross Cultural & Strategic Management

Winner(s)

Volume 24 number 1
Cross-cultural research and positive organizational scholarship
Kim Cameron

Highly commended

Volume 24 number 2
A perspective on gender in management
Susan R. Madsen, Robbyn T. Scribner

Volume 25 number 2
A revision of Hofstede’s model of national culture: old evidence and new data from 56 countries
Michael Minkov

Volume 24 number 2
Culture and context matter: gender in international business and management
Lorraine Eden, Susan Forquer Gupta

Outstanding reviewer

Chris Baumann


Development and Learning in Organizations: An International Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 31 number 1
Building capabilities for change: the crucial role of resilience
Julie Hodges

Highly commended

Volume 31 number 2
Why mindfulness at work matters – the ‘reboot’ for emotional intelligence development
Margaret Chapman-Clarke

Volume 31 number 3
Engaging professionals with serious games: the Lean Healthcare Lab at Siena University Hospital
Federico Barnabè, Maria Cleofe Giorgino, Jacopo Guercini, Caterina Bianciardi, Vincenzo Mezzatesta

Volume 31 number 6
A framework for untapped creativity: leveraging components of individual creativity for organizational innovation
Sunil Budhiraja, Ujjwal Kumar Pathak, Neeraj Kaushik

Outstanding reviewers

Jackie Mayfield
Colm Fearon


Disaster Prevention and Management: An International Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 26 number 5
Sanitation, human rights and disaster management
Marie Aronsson-Storrier

Highly commended

Volume 26 number 3
Linking disaster risk reduction, climate change, and the sustainable development goals
Ilan Kelman

Volume 26 number 3
Political participation and long-term resilience in pre-Columbian societies
Peter Neal Peregrine

Outstanding reviewer

Emmanuel Raju


Drugs and Alcohol Today

Winner(s)

Volume 17 number 1
Visualising “junkies” and “meth heads” – a visual analysis of the persistent negative reputation of heroin and meth users
Lisa Scheibe

Highly commended

Volume 17 number 2
Losing UNGASS? Lessons from civil society, past and present
John Collins

Volume 17 number 3
The architecture of recovery: two kinds of housing assistance for chronic homeless persons with substance use disorders
Friedner Wittman, Douglas Polcin, Dave Sheridan

Volume 17 number 4
Exploring problem use, discrimination, ethnic identity and social networks
Charlotte De Kock, Tom Decorte

Outstanding reviewers

David Stuart
Anya Sarang


Education + Training

Winner(s)

Volume 59 number 4
Forms of graduate capital and their relationship to graduate employability
Michael Tomlinson

Highly commended

Volume 59 number 1
Faculty-student perceptions about entrepreneurship in six countries
Mark Pruett, Harun Şeşen

Volume 59 number 5
Australian business graduates’ perceptions of non-technical skills within the workplace
Dean Roepen

Volume 59 number 2
All the world’s a stage: transforming entrepreneurship education through design thinking
Afreen Huq, David Gilbert

Outstanding reviewers

Daniel Bishop
Linda Riebe


Emerald Emerging Markets Case Studies

Winner(s)

Volume 7 number 4
Drivers420.com: Organizing drivers recruitment for transporters
Amarpreet Singh Ghura

Highly commended

Volume 7 number 4
Uber taxi cab-handling crisis communication
Nidhi Maheshwari

Volume 7 number 4
Gender effects on impulse buying behavior
Gyan Prakash, Sangeeta Sahney, Soujanya Kodati, Archana Shrivastava

Volume 7 number 4
Born into luxury: Paris Gallery of Dubai
Syed Zamberi Ahmad, Frederick Robert Buchanan, Norita Ahmad

Outstanding reviewers

Andree Marie Lopez-Fernandez
Maria Ballesteros-Sola


Employee Relations: The International Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 39 number 2
Workforce diversity and organizational performance: a study of IT industry in India
Subhash C. Kundu, Archana Mor

Highly commended

Volume 39 number 4
Talent retention: evidence from a multinational firm in France
Hayfaa A. Tlaiss, Pascal Martin, Mahrane Hofaidhllaoui

Volume 39 number 7
What a difference a role makes
Ronit Nadiv, Aviad Raz, Shani Kuna

Volume 39 number 1
What are the consequences of a managerial approach to union renewal for union behaviour? A case study of USDAW
Samantha Evans, Amanda Pyman, Iona Byford


Engineering Computations

Winner(s)

Volume 34 number 6
Numerical simulations of non-stationary distributions of electrochemical potentials in SOFC
Mayu Muramatsu, Keiji Yashiro, Tatsuya Kawada, Kenjiro Tarada

Highly commended

Volume 34 number 3
Numerical comparison of some contact detection algorithms
Guillermo Gonzalo Schiava D Albano, Tomas Lukas, Fang Su, Theodosios Korakianitis, Ante Munjiza

Volume 34 number 8
Adaptive finite element method for eigensolutions of regular second and fourth order Sturm-Liouville problems via the element energy projection technique
Si Yuan, Kangsheng Ye, Yongliang Wang, David Kennedy, Frederic W. Williams

Volume 34 number 5
Coupling of 2D discretized Peridynamics with a meshless method based on classical elasticity using switching of nodal behaviour
Arman Shojaei, Mirco Zaccariotto, Ugo Galvanetto

Outstanding reviewers

Francisco M Andrade
Bin Chen


Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management

Winner(s)

Volume 24 number 2
Mapping the knowledge flow in sustainable construction project teams using social network analysis
Veronika Lilly Meta Schröpfer, Joe Tah, Esra Kurul


English Teaching: Practice & Critique

Winner(s)

Volume 16 number 3
Exploring #BlackLivesMatter and sociopolitical relationships through kinship writing
Gholnecsar E. Muhammad, Glenda Mason Chisholm, Francheska D. Starks

Highly commended

Volume 16 number 1
Multimodal exploration of civic stance in the English Language Arts classroom
Candance Doerr-Stevens

Outstanding reviewer

Meghan Barnes


Equality, Diversity and Inclusion: An International Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 36 number 7
Are the “best” better for everyone? Demographic variation in employee perceptions of Fortune’s “Best Companies to Work For”
Edward J. Carberry, Joan S.M. Meyers

Highly commended

Volume 36 number 8
Do black lives really matter in the workplace? Restorative justice as a means to reclaim humanity
Tina Opie, Laura Morgan Roberts

Volume 36 number 2
Making sense from the in-between state
Rosalie K. Hilde, Albert Mills

Volume 36 number 6
Researcher vs advocate: ethnographic-ethical dilemmas in feminist scholarship
Tania Jain

Outstanding reviewers

Shaun Pichler
Katherine Moore


EuroMed Journal of Business

Winner(s)

Volume 12 number 3
The impact of mood on decision-making process
Tony Gear, Hong Shi, Barry J. Davies, Nagah Abdlelaziz Fets

Outstanding reviewer

Riad Shams


European Journal of Marketing

Winner(s)

Volume 51 number 5
Multi-unit price promotions and their impact on purchase decisions and sales
Salome Drechsler, Peter S.H. Leeflang, Tammo H.A. Bijmolt, Martin Natter

Highly commended

Volume 51 number 5
An exemption for strong brands: the influence of brand community rejection on brand evaluation
Lili Wang, Ying Ding

Volume 51 number 2
Effects of frontline employee role overload on customer responses and sales performance
Subhash Jha, M.S. Balaji, Ugur Yavas, Emin Babakus

Volume 51 number 3
Communication-in-use: customer-integrated marketing communication
Åke Finne, Christian Grönroos

Volume 51 number 9
Leveraging the corporate brand
Tim Oliver Brexendorf, Kevin Lane Keller

Outstanding reviewers

Gavin Northey
Paraskevas Argouslidis


European Journal of Training and Development

Winner(s)

Volume 41 number 5
Intervention research and its influence on nonintervention research in human resource development
Sunyoung Park, Chungil Chae

Highly commended

Volume 41 number 6
How do South Korean female executives’ definitions of career success differ from those of male executives?
Yonjoo Cho, Jiwon Park, Soo Jeoung “Crystal” Han, Boreum Ju, Jieun You, Ahreum Ju, Chan Kyun Park, Hye Young Park

Volume 41 number 7
The moderating role of non-controlling supervision and organizational learning culture on employee creativity
Shinhee Jeong, Gary N. McLean, Laird D. McLean, Sangok Yoo, Kenneth Bartlett

Volume 41 number 7
Adult learning theories: implications for online instruction
Vishal Arghode, Earl W. Brieger, Gary N. McLean

Outstanding reviewers

Valerie Anderson
Dmitry Kucherov


Evidencebased HRM: a Global Forum for Empirical Scholarship

Winner(s)

Volume 5 number 3
Pay is not everything
Alessandro M. Peluso, Laura Innocenti, Massimo Pilati

Highly commended

Volume 5 number 1
Pre-training competencies and the productivity of apprentices
Anika Jansen, Harald Ulrich Pfeifer

Volume 5 number 3
Improvement of individual performance in the public sector
Raffaela Palma, Alessandro Hinna, Gianluigi Mangia

Volume 5 number 2
Chinese traditionality, job attitudes, and job performance: a study of Chinese employees
Hui Li, Hang-yue Ngo

Outstanding reviewers

Ashish Malik
Huong Le


Facilities

Winner(s)

Volume 35 number 3
Color preferences for four different types of spaces
Theo van der Voordt, Iris Bakker, Jan de Boon

Highly commended

Volume 35 number 9
Co-creating digital services with and for facilities management
Rita Henriikka Lavikka, Teemu Lehtinen, Daniel Hall

Volume 35 number 7
Impact of facilities maintenance on user satisfaction
Bojan Bojan Grum

Outstanding reviewer

Per Anker Jensen


Gender in Management: An International Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 32 number 1
Cracking the walls of leadership: women in Saudi Arabia
Julie Hodges

Highly commended

Volume 32 number 1
The relational expectations of women managing women
Jane Hurst, Sarah Leberman, Margot Edwards

Volume 32 number 1
The opaque gendered lens – barriers to recruitment and career development
Christina Scholten, Hope Witmer

Volume 32 number 2
Women in leadership in Kuwait: a research agenda
Athmar Al-Salem, Mark Speece


Global Knowledge, Memory and Communication - Previously published as: Library Review

Winner(s)

Volume 66 number 4
Makerspaces: a beneficial new service for academic libraries?
Robert Curry

Highly commended

Volume 66 number 1
Collections, connections and change: differences in experiencing archives
Diana K. Wakimoto

Volume 66 number 8
Strategies for using ResearchGate to improve institutional research outcomes
Muhammad Yousuf Ali, Malcolm Wolski, Joanna Richardson

Volume 66 number 6
The pedagogical challenges of creating information literate librarians
Maryam Derakhshan, Mohammad Hassanzadeh, Susan E. Higgins, Sara Abbaspour Asadollah


Grey Systems: Theory and Application

Winner(s)

Volume 7 number 1
An uncertain programming model for preventive maintenance scheduling
Hamed Maleki, Yingjie Yang

Highly commended

Volume 7 number 2
Forecasting the total energy consumption in China using a new-structure grey system model
Bo Zeng, Chengming Luo

Volume 7 number 2
Multivariate grey gradient incidence model and its application
Ke Zhang, Qiupin Zhong, Yuan Zuo

Volume 7 number 3
Energy-related CO2 emission forecast for Turkey and Europe and Eurasia
Berk Ayvaz, Ali Osman Kusakci, Gül T. Temur

Outstanding reviewers

Tianxiang Yao
Ke Zhang


Health Education

Winner(s)

Volume 117 number 5
Towards dynamic and interdisciplinary frameworks for school-based mental health promotion
Catriona O’Toole

Outstanding reviewers

Julian de Meyrick
Ebikabowei Baro


Higher Education Evaluation and Development

Winner(s)

Volume 11 number 1
A comparative study of student mobility programs in SEAMEO-RIHED, UMAP, and Campus Asia
Angela Yung Chi Hou, Christopher Hill, Karen Hui-Jung Chen, Sandy Tsai, Vivian Chen

Highly commended

Volume 11 number 1
The development of Malaysian universities
Molly Lee, Morshidi Sirat, Chang Da Wan

Volume 11 number 1
Development of the college-attendance value scale for second-year students in Taiwan
Ming-chia Lin, Eric S. Lin

Volume 11 number 2
Understanding regionalisation in Philippine higher education
Joclarisse Espiritu Albia, Sheng-Ju Chan

Outstanding reviewer

Chan, Sheng-Ju


Higher Education, Skills and Workbased Learning

Winner(s)

Volume 7 number 2
Re-evaluating work-based learning pedagogy
Paula McIver Nottingham

Highly commended

Volume 7 number 3
A manifesto for higher education, skills and work-based learning
Tony Wall

Volume 7 number 1
The Hub in a Pub: University of Wolverhampton Apprenticeship Hub
Alison Felce

Volume 7 number 4
Reconciling activity-based descriptions of competence with professional work
Stan Lester

Outstanding reviewers

Ruth Brooks
Lydia Arnold


History of Education Review

Winner(s)

Volume 46 number 1
Post-war political economics and the growth of Australian university research, c.1945-1965
Hannah Forsyth


Housing, Care and Support

Winner(s)

Volume 20 number 3
Queer, visible, present: the visibility of older LGB adults in long-term care environments
Paul Willis


Indian Growth and Development Review

Winner(s)

Volume 10 number 1
Outsourcing under incomplete information
Tarun Kabiraj, Uday Bhanu Sinha


Industrial and Commercial Training

Winner(s)

Volume 49 number 7
From Big Data to Big Impact: analytics for teaching and learning in higher education
Sushil S. Chaurasia, Anna Frieda Rosin

Highly commended

Volume 49 number 1
The fundamental role of social support in cultivating motivation to improve work through learning
Kueh Hua Ng

Volume 49 number 7
Emotional and cultural intelligence in diverse workplaces: getting out of the box
Jeremy Michael Clark, Daiane Polesello

Outstanding reviewers

Roland Yeo
Marie-Line Germain


Industrial Management & Data Systems

Winner(s)

Volume 117 number 2
Analysing customer behaviour in mobile app usage
Qianling Chen, Min Zhang, Xiande Zhao

Highly commended

Volume 117 number 4
Optimization approach for increasing revenue of perishable product supply chain with the Internet of Things
Rui Yan

Volume 117 number 6
The influences of advertisement attitude and brand attitude on purchase intention of smartphone advertising
Eui-Bang Lee, Sang-Gun Lee, Chang-Gyu Yang

Outstanding reviewers

Zhang Minhao
Olli-Pekka Hilmola


Information and Computer Security

Outstanding reviewers

Sokratis Katiskas
Andrew Jones


Information and Learning Science

Winner(s)

Volume 118 number 7
Building resilience and resourcefulness
Tricia Jane Bingham, Josie Wirjapranata, Allen Bartley

Highly commended

Volume 118 number 5
Students of humanities and social sciences and e-democracy
Kornelija Petr Balog, Boris Badurina

Volume 118 number 5
Unlocking library search committees at ARL public universities
Tina P. Franks, Tina Budzise-Weaver, Leslie J. Reynolds

Outstanding reviewers

Sara Marsh
Chris Batt


Information Technology & People

Winner(s)

Volume 30 number 4
Doing social network ethics: a critical, interdisciplinary approach
Simon Jones

Highly commended

Volume 30 number 2
Overcoming transience and flux: routines in community-governed mass collaborations
Jacqueline C. Pike, Elisabeth W. Joyce, Brian S. Butler

Volume 30 number 2
Constructing and enacting normality online across generations
Niki Panteli, Ben Marder

Volume 30 number 1
To immerse or not? Experimenting with two virtual retail environments
Savvas Papagiannidis, Eleonora Pantano, Eric W.K. See-To, Charles Dennis, Michael Bourlakis


Interactive Technology and Smart Education

Winner(s)

Volume 14 number 4
Acceptance and use of lecture capture system (LCS) in executive business studies
Muhammad Shoaib Farooq, Maimoona Salam, Norizan Jaafar, Alain Fayolle, Kartinah Ayupp, Mirjana Radovic-Markovic, Ali Sajid


International Journal for Lesson and Learning Studies

Winner(s)

Volume 6 number 1
Developing problem-solving skills in mathematics: a lesson study
Zoe Bradshaw, Amanda Hazell

Outstanding reviewers

Wasyl Cajkler
Airi Rovio-Johansson


International Journal of Bank Marketing

Winner(s)

Volume 35 number 2
Managing frontline employee performance through coaching: does selling experience matter?
Claudio Pousa, Anne Mathieu, Carole Trépanier

Highly commended

Volume 35 number 3
Do consumers subjectively perceive relationships in objectively defined relational, interimistic, and transactional exchange in financial services?
Kent Eriksson, Cecilia Hermansson

Outstanding reviewers

Maya Farah
Hernan Riquelme


International Journal of Building Pathology and Adaptation

Winner(s)

Volume 35 number 3
Impacts of residential construction defects on customer satisfaction
Raphael Negri Milion, Thaís da C.L. Alves, José Carlos Paliari

Highly commended

Volume 35 number 3
Brexit: measuring the impact upon skilled labour in the UK construction industry
Marwan Mohamed, Erika Anneli Pärn, David John Edwards

Volume 35 number 2
Green maintainability design criteria for nanostructured titanium dioxide (TiO2) façade coatings
Michael Y.L. Chew, Sheila Conejos, Jessie Sze Long Law

Volume 35 number 5
Improving energy performance of Dutch homes: coping with general investment behaviours
Nico Nieboer

Outstanding reviewers

Victor Oladokun
Darren Fong


International Journal of Climate Change Strategies and Management

Winner(s)

Volume 9 number 4
Addressing climate adaptation in education, research and practice: the CLiVIA-network
Gustavo J. Nagy, Carolina Cabrera, Genaro Coronel, Marilyn Aparicio-Effen, Ivar Arana, Rafael Lairet, Alicia Villamizar

Highly commended

Volume 9 number 5
Resilience for sustainability as an eco-capability
Ana Augusta Almeida Souza, Marlon Fernandes Rodrigues Alves, Nayele Macini, Luciana Oranges Cezarino, Lara Bartocci Liboni

Volume 9 number 6
Climate change adaptation-disaster risk reduction nexus: case study from Ethiopia
Million Gebreyes, Kindie Tesfaye, Beneberu Feleke


International Journal of Comparative Education and Development

Outstanding reviewers

Lee Hyoshin
Li Aisi


International Journal of Conflict Management

Winner(s)

Volume 28 number 5
Personality traits and conflict management styles in predicting job performance and conflict
Nailah Ayub, Suzan M. AlQurashi, Wafa A. Al-Yafi, Karen Jehn

Highly commended

Volume 28 number 3
Adaptive mediation: an evidence-based contingency approach to mediating conflict
Peter T. Coleman, Katharina G. Kugler, Ljubica Chatman

Volume 28 number 4
The impact of followers’ conflict behaviors on teams’ transformational leadership, team member exchange and engagement
Vincent Kai Jie Aw, Oluremi Bolanle Ayoko

Volume 28 number 5
On the dimensionality of intragroup conflict
Lin Ma, Baiyin Yang, Xueli Wang, Yan Li

Outstanding reviewers

Xiaoyan Huo
Tachia Chin


International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management

Winner(s)

Volume 29 number 5
Customer relationship management (people, process and technology) and organisational culture in hotels
Roya Rahimi

Highly commended

Volume 29 number 9
Inside the sharing economy
Ge Zhu, Kevin Kam Fung So, Simon Hudson

Volume 29 number 1
Customer satisfaction, service quality, and customer value: years 2000-2015
Haemoon Oh, Kawon Kim

Volume 29 number 1
Sharing tourism experiences in social media
Marios D. Sotiriadis

Outstanding reviewers

Melissa Baker,
Mehmet Ali Koseoglu


International Journal of Culture, Tourism and Hospitality Research

Winner(s)

Volume 11 number 3
Push and pull escape travel motivations of Emirati nationals to Australia
Noela Michael, Charlotte Wien, Yvette Reisinger

Highly commended

Volume 11 number 2
Theme factors that drive the tourist customer experience
Jonas Karlsen Åstrøm

Volume 11 number 4
Travelers’ preferences for peer-to-peer (P2P) accommodations and hotels
Cheri A. Young, David L. Corsun, Karen L. Xie

Outstanding reviewer

Stephen Litvin


International Journal of Development Issues

Winner(s)

Volume 16 number 3
Masking neo-liberal development: Polanyi, rule of law and dis-embedding dynamics
Mark Findlay

Highly commended

Volume 16 number 1
Trade, aid and terror
Simplice Asongu, Oasis Kodila-Tedika

Volume 16 number 2
Nutrition and economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa: a causality test using panel data
Kolawole Ogundari, Adebayo Aromolaran

Outstanding reviewer

Richard Culas


International Journal of Disaster Resilience in the Built Environment

Winner(s)

Volume 8 number 1
Determining critical infrastructure risks using social network analysis
Citra Ongkowijoyo, Hemanta Doloi


International Journal of Educational Management

Winner(s)

Volume 31 number 2
Leadership for learning
Angelo Paletta, Fabio Alivernini, Sara Manganelli

Highly commended

Volume 31 number 5
Educational leadership and im/migration: preparation, practice and policy – the Swedish case
Katarina Norberg

Outstanding reviewers

Dan Kacynski
Peter Townsend


International Journal of Emergency Services

Winner(s)

Volume 6 number 1
Firefighters and traumatic stress: a review
Alex Fraess-Phillips, Shannon Wagner, R. Luke Harris

Highly commended

Volume 6 number 1
Disaster relief logistics operation: an insight from Ghana
Kwame Owusu-Kwateng, Munir Abdul Hamid, Bernice Debrah

Volume 6 number 2
An exploration of violence against paramedics, burnout and post-traumatic symptoms in two Australian ambulance services
Nualnong Wongtongkam

Volume 6 number 3
Cultural change and lodestones in the British police
Keith Grint, Clare Holt, Peter Neyroud

Outstanding reviewers

Leigh Blaney
Arie Van Sluis


International Journal of Emerging Markets

Winner(s)

Volume 12 number 2
Reverse innovation: a systematic literature review
Marine Hadengue, Nathalie de Marcellis-Warin, Thierry Warin

Highly commended

Volume 12 number 1
Meta-analyses of culture’s consequences for acquisition performance
Daniel Rottig

Volume 12 number 1
An institutional view of the communication flows between relation-based and rule-based countries
Sandra Simas Graca, Patricia M. Doney, James M. Barry

Volume 12 number 2
Determinants of deposits in conventional and Islamic banking: a case of an emerging economy
Beenish Akhtar, Waheed Akhter, Muhammad Shahbaz

Outstanding reviewers

Dmitry Abramov
Irina Naoumova
Nicholas Apergis
Marcelo Alvarado-Vargas
Jorge Alcaraz
Minna Martikainen
ANDREA PALTRINIERI
George Chen
Dimitrios Dimitriou


International Journal of Energy Sector Management

Winner(s)

Volume 11 number 1
Determinants of policy risks of renewable energy investments
Nadine Gatzert, Thomas Kosub


International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behavior & Research

Winner(s)

Volume 23 number 1
Understanding, differentiating, and measuring opportunity recognition and opportunity exploitation
Andreas Kuckertz, Tobias Kollmann, Patrick Krell, Christoph Stöckmann

Highly commended

Volume 23 number 2
Entrepreneursheep and context: when entrepreneurship is greater than entrepreneurs
Johan Gaddefors, Alistair R. Anderson

Volume 23 number 4
The institutional environment and social entrepreneurship intentions
Boris Urban, Leanne Kujinga

Outstanding reviewers

Mohamed Haddoud
Dung Pham
Marina Solesvik
Andreas Kuckertz


International Journal of Ethics and Systems - Previously published as: Humanomics

Winner(s)

Volume 33 number 3
Contemporary Islamic economic studies on Maqasid Shari’ah: a systematic literature review
Akilu Aliyu Shinkafi, Nor Aini Ali

Outstanding reviewers

Rodney Shakespeare
Ari Pratiwi


International Journal of Event and Festival Management

Winner(s)

Volume 8 number 2
Understanding hallmark event failure: a case study of a Swedish music festival
Anders Nordvall, Tobias Heldt

Highly commended

Volume 8 number 3
Event and community involvement of sport event volunteers
Kirstin Hallmann, Anita Zehrer

Volume 8 number 3
Event portfolios: asset value, risk and returns
Tommy Daniel Andersson, Don Getz, David Gration, Maria M. Raciti

Outstanding reviewer

Laura Lawton


International Journal of Gender and Entrepreneurship

Winner(s)

Volume 9 number 3
How women entrepreneurs build embeddedness: a case study approach
Maria Aggestam, Caroline Wigren-Kristoferson

Highly commended

Volume 9 number 4
Revisited: how gender role stereotypes affect the image of entrepreneurs among young adults
Verena Meyer, Silke Tegtmeier, Stefanie Pakura

Volume 9 number 2
Entrepreneuring gender diversity in entrepreneurship through critical theory and reflexivity
Mandy Wheadon, Nathalie Duval-Couetil

Volume 9 number 2
Gender, leadership and venture capital: measuring women’s leadership in VC firm portfolios
Ruta Aidis, R. Sandra Schillo

Outstanding reviewers

Susan Coleman
Barbara Orser


International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance

Winner(s)

Volume 30 number 8
Service quality in public health clinics: perceptions of users and health professionals
Domingos Fernandes Campos, Rinaldo Bezerra Negromonte Filho, Felipe Nalon Castro

Highly commended

Volume 30 number 7
The nursing quality indicator framework tool
Dawn Connolly, Fiona Wright

Volume 30 number 8
Ranking the strategies for Indian medical tourism sector through the integration of SWOT analysis and TOPSIS method
Puneeta Ajmera

Volume 30 number 5
Healthcare quality improvement work: a professional employee perspective
Christian Gadolin, Thomas Andersson

Outstanding reviewers

Ailis Ni Riain
Denise de Medeiros,


International Journal of Health Governance

Winner(s)

Volume 22 number 1
Using the Johari Window to explore patient and provider perspectives
Alex Berland

Highly commended

Volume 22 number 3
Parenting as politics: social identity theory and vaccine hesitant communities
Katie Attwell, David T. Smith

Volume 22 number 4
The clinical governance of multidisciplinary care
Ben Pearson


International Journal of Human Rights in Healthcare

Winner(s)

Volume 10 number 1
Young service users from refugee backgrounds: their perspectives on barriers to accessing Australian mental health services
Madeleine Claire Valibhoy, Josef Szwarc, Ida Kaplan


International Journal of Intelligent Unmanned Systems

Winner(s)

Volume 5 number 1
UAV and the comparison of image processing software
Dimitris Kaimaris, Petros Patias, Maria Sifnaiou

Highly commended

Volume 5 number 1
Marker-guided auto-landing on a moving platform
Iryna Borshchova, Siu O’Young

Volume 5 number 2
Distributed control technology for management of roads with autonomous cars
Peter Simon Sapaty


International Journal of Islamic and Middle Eastern Finance and Management

Winner(s)

Volume 10 number 1
Determinants of capital structure of Islamic and conventional commercial banks
Nadeem Ahmed Sheikh, Muhammad Azeem Qureshi

Highly commended

Volume 10 number 1
Awareness and willingness towards Islamic banking among Muslims: An Indian perspective
Jamid Ul Islam, Zillur Rahman

Volume 10 number 2
Impact of human resource (HR) practices on organizational performance
Muhammad Habib Rana, Muhammad Shaukat Malik

Outstanding reviewers

Mamunur Rashid
Mahfuzul Haque


International Journal of Law in the Built Environment

Winner(s)

Volume 9 number 2
Property rights revisited – are narratives the way forward?
Kevin Grecksch, Jessica Holzhausen

Highly commended

Volume 9 number 1
Public versus private land use controls in England and the USA
Emily Walsh

Outstanding reviewer

Sarah Keenan


International Journal of Lean Six Sigma

Winner(s)

Volume 8 number 2
Application of Lean approach for reducing weld defects in a valve component: a case study
Karthik Bharathi S., S. Vinodh, Sriharsha Devarapu, Goutham Siddhamshetty

Highly commended

Volume 8 number 2
Determinants of job satisfaction in a lean environment
Denise Rodríguez, Hendrik Van Landeghem, Virginia Lasio, Dirk Buyens

Volume 8 number 1
Lean Six Sigma and environmental sustainability: the case of a Norwegian dairy producer
Daryl Powell, Sissel Lundeby, Lukas Chabada, Heidi Dreyer

Volume 8 number 4
Six Sigma and organisational ambidexterity: a systematic review and conceptual framework
Cristina Alcaide-Muñoz, Leopoldo J. Gutierrez-Gutierrez

Outstanding reviewers

Larry Smith
Evangelos Psomas
E V Gijo
Bryan Rodgers
Vijaya Sunder
Alireza Shokri


International Journal of Managerial Finance

Winner(s)

Volume 13 number 2
Institutional investors, monitoring and corporate finance policies
W. Sean Cleary, Jun Wang

Highly commended

Volume 13 number 1
Internet gambling stock returns: empirical evidence from the UK
Daniel Perez Liston

Volume 13 number 3
Corporate dividend decisions and dividend smoothing
Basil Al-Najjar, Erhan Kilincarslan

Volume 13 number 5
Impact of oil volatility shocks on global emerging market stock returns
Probal Dutta, Md Hasib Noor, Anupam Dutta

Outstanding reviewers

Chelsea Liu
Liangbo Ma


International Journal of Managing Projects in Business

Winner(s)

Volume 10 number 2
Ethical behaviour in the design phase of AEC projects
Jardar Lohne, Fredrik Svalestuen, Vegard Knotten, Frode Olav Drevland, Ola Lædre

Highly commended

Volume 10 number 1
Agile project management with Scrum
Adrialdo Azanha, Ana Rita Tiradentes Terra Argoud, João Batista de Camargo Junior, Pedro Domingos Antoniolli

Volume 10 number 3
The organization design perspective on the project-based organization: a structured review
Maxim Miterev, J. Rodney Turner, Mauro Mancini

Volume 10 number 2
Optimism bias within the project management context
James Prater, Konstantinos Kirytopoulos, Tony Ma

Outstanding reviewers

Lavagnon Ika
Tomas Blomquist


International Journal of Manpower

Winner(s)

Volume 38 number 1
Do earnings really decline for older workers?
Kadija Charni, Stephen Bazen

Highly commended

Volume 38 number 7
Job separation rates of immigrants and natives in the UK during the Great Recession
Dafni Papoutsaki


International Journal of Mentoring and Coaching in Education

Winner(s)

Volume 6 number 3
External mentoring for new teachers: mentor learning for a change agenda
Caroline Daly, Emmajane Milton

Highly commended

Volume 6 number 1
Enhancing instructional leadership through collaborative coaching: a multi-case study
Gary W. Houchens, Tom A. Stewart, Sara Jennings

Volume 6 number 4
Assistant principals’ perceptions of meaningful mentoring and professional development opportunities
Bruce G. Barnett, Alan R. Shoho, Nathern S.A. Okilwa

Outstanding reviewers

Gill Boag-Munroe
Brian Wakeman
Angie Evans


International Journal of Migration, Health and Social Care

Winner(s)

Volume 13 number 3
The transgenerational transmission of refugee trauma: family functioning and children’s psychosocial adjustment
Nina Thorup Dalgaard, Edith Montgomery

Highly commended

Volume 13 number 1
European transnational migration and homelessness in Scandinavia
Erik Amundson

Outstanding reviewers

Nicole Ives
Sally Guttmacher


International Journal of Operations & Production Management

Winner(s)

Volume 37 number 8
Different departments, different drivers
Lan Guo, Jutta Tobias, Elliot Bendoly, Yuming Hu

Highly commended

Volume 37 number 7
The effect of specialization on operational performance
Søren Halkjær, Rainer Lueg

Volume 37 number 1
Role of social media in retail network operations and marketing to enhance customer satisfaction
Usha Ramanathan, Nachiappan Subramanian, Guy Parrott

Volume 37 number 2
The impact of shop floor culture and subculture on lean production practices
Dàvid Losonci, Richárd Kása, Krisztina Demeter, Balázs Heidrich, István Jenei

Outstanding reviewers

Martin Schleper
Christoph Schmidt
Melanie Kreye
Dirk Pieter van Donk
Jens Roehrich
Richard Gruner


International Journal of Pervasive Computing and Communications

Winner(s)

Volume 13 number 2
Modeling human factors influencing herding during evacuation
Muzna Zafar, Kashif Zia, Dinesh Kumar Saini, Arshad Muhammad, Alois Ferscha

Highly commended

Volume 13 number 1
Mimebot: spherical robot visually imitating a rolling sphere
Shuhei Tsuchida, Tatsuya Takemori, Tsutomu Terada, Masahiko Tsukamoto

Volume 13 number 1
Crowdsourced real-time captioning of sign language by deaf and hard-of-hearing people
Yuhki Shiraishi, Jianwei Zhang, Daisuke Wakatsuki, Katsumi Kumai, Atsuyuki Morishima


International Journal of Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Marketing

Winner(s)

Volume 11 number 1
Factors affecting health tourism and international health-care facility choice
Gökhan Aydin, Bilge Karamehmet

Highly commended

Volume 11 number 2
Disruptive innovation in rural American healthcare: the physician assistant practice
Eric R. Kushins, Henry Heard, J. Michael Weber

Volume 11 number 4
The effects of advertising skepticism in consumer prescription drug advertising
Ilwoo Ju

Outstanding reviewer

JMichael Weber


International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management

Winner(s)

Volume 47 number 1
Extending the supply chain visibility boundary
Christian Busse, Martin C. Schleper, Jenny Weilenmann, Stephan M. Wagner

Highly commended

Volume 47 number 8
Investigating supplier-induced complexity in supply chains
Markus Gerschberger, Ila Manuj, Patrick Freinberger

Volume 47 number 6
Starry-eyed II: the logistics journal ranking debate revisited
Alan C. McKinnon

Volume 47 number 4
The human factor in SCM
Timm Schorsch, Carl Marcus Wallenburg, Andreas Wieland

Outstanding reviewers

Xenophon Koufteros
Lydia Bals


International Journal of Prisoner Health

Winner(s)

Volume 13 number 1
Reducing the use and impact of solitary confinement in corrections
Cyrus Ahalt, Craig Haney, Sarah Rios, Matthew P. Fox, David Farabee, Brie Williams

Highly commended

Volume 13 number 1
Challenges and opportunities for gender-affirming healthcare for transgender women in prison
Jae Sevelius, Valerie Jenness

Outstanding reviewers

Daniele Berto
Laura Caulfield


International Journal of Public Leadership

Winner(s)

Volume 13 number 4
Adaptive organizational leadership style
Abdulfattah Yaghi

Highly commended

Volume 13 number 1
Leadership, “communityship,” and “the good folk”
Henry Mintzberg, Cam Caldwell

Volume 13 number 2
Positive leadership and adding value – a lifelong journey
Kim Cameron, Robert E. Quinn, Cam Caldwell

Volume 13 number 3
A case against transformational leadership
Nadeem Yousaf

Outstanding reviewers

Megan Mathias
Erwin Schwella


International Journal of Public Sector Management

Winner(s)

Volume 30 number 5
Corporate governance of state-owned enterprises: a systematic analysis of empirical literature
Peter Daiser, Tamyko Ysa, Daniel Schmitt

Outstanding reviewer

Jan van Helden


International Journal of Quality & Reliability Management

Winner(s)

Volume 34 number 6
A preventive maintenance of circular consecutive-k-out-of-n: F systems
Alfonsus Julanto Endharta, Won Young Yun

Volume 1 number 34
The X-bar control chart with restriction of the capability indices
Pedro Carlos Oprime, Glauco Henrique de Sousa Mendes

Highly commended

Volume 34 number 2
Six Sigma DMAIC project to improve the performance of an aluminum die casting operation in Portugal
Pedro Alexandre de Albuquerque Marques, Robert Matthé

Volume 34 number 3
Utilizing Kaizen process and DFSS methodology for new product development
Mahmoud Awad, Yassir A. Shanshal

Volume 34 number 9
The relationship between innovation and total quality management and the innovation effects on organizational performance
Marina Godinho Antunes, Joaquín Texeira Quirós, Maria do Rosário Fernandes Justino

Outstanding reviewers

Fiorenzo Franceschini
Shahab Malik


International Journal of Quality and Service Sciences

Winner(s)

Volume 9 number 3
Fostering learning organisation in transitional economy – the role of authentic leadership and employee affective commitment
Milan Delić, Terje Slåtten, Bojana Milić, Uglješa Marjanović, Srđan Vulanović

Highly commended

Volume 9 number 3
Product development based on design attributes
Michael Brusch, Katrin Baumert, Paula Kastner

Volume 9 number 3
Storytelling: a co-creative process to support value-based leadership
Kristen Snyder, Christer Hedlund, Pernilla Ingelsson, Ingela Bäckström


International Journal of Retail & Distribution Management

Winner(s)

Volume 45 number 9
Mobile shopping among young consumers: an empirical study in an emerging market
Sabita Mahapatra

Highly commended

Volume 45 number 1
Improving UK retail academic-practitioner research: insights from relationship marketing
Nelson Blackley, Sheilagh Mary Resnick, Kim Cassidy

Volume 45 number 6
Understanding loyalty in multichannel retailing: the role of brand trust and brand attachment
Marta Frasquet, Alejandro Mollá Descals, Maria Eugenia Ruiz-Molina

Volume 45 number 3
Improving service responsiveness and delivery efficiency of retail networks
Prem Chhetri, Booi Kam, Kwok Hung Lau, Brian Corbitt, France Cheong

Outstanding reviewers

Bhavin Shah
Linda Gonzalez-Lafaysse


International Journal of Social Economics

Winner(s)

Volume 44 number 9
Social entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial ecosystems
Philip T. Roundy

Highly commended

Volume 44 number 3
Information technology’s impacts on productivity and welfare: a review
Clem Tisdell

Volume 44 number 2
A theoretical and methodological framework for social economic value theory
Leon Monroe Miller

Volume 44 number 6
A conceptual framework for ecological economics based on systemic principles of life
Fritjof Capra, Ove Daniel Jakobsen

Outstanding reviewer

Toseef Azid


International Journal of Sociology and Social Policy

Winner(s)

Volume 37 number 3
Explaining participation in undeclared work in France: lessons for policy evaluation
Jan Windebank, Ioana Alexandra Horodnic

Highly commended

Volume 37 number 7
From the informal economy to the meaning of informality
Monder Ram, Paul Edwards, Trevor Jones, Maria Villares-Varela

Volume 37 number 3
Social embeddedness, formal labor supply, and participation in informal work
Tim Slack, Michael R. Cope, Leif Jensen, Ann R. Tickamyer

Volume 37 number 7
Formality and informality in an Indian urban waste economy
Barbara Harriss-White

Outstanding reviewer

Ioana A Horodnic


International Journal of Structural Integrity

Winner(s)

Volume 8 number 1
Temperature profiles obtained in thermoelastic stress test for different frequencies
António José Ramos Silva, P.M.G. Moreira, Mario A.P. Vaz, Joaquim Gabriel

Highly commended

Volume 8 number 1
A study into the ability of SPD to restore the buckling strength and modes of rib stiffened panels with simulated stress corrosion cracks
Rhys Jones, Neil Matthews, Daren Peng, Nicholas Orchowski

Volume 8 number 1
Monitoring of compressive behaviour of stiffened composite panels using embedded fibre optic and strain gauge sensors
Roman Ruzek, Martin Kadlec, Konstantinos Tserpes, Evaggelos Karachalios


International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education

Winner(s)

Volume 18 number 3
Content trends in sustainable business education: an analysis of introductory courses in the USA
Nancy E. Landrum, Brian Ohsowski

Highly commended

Volume 18 number 7
Comparing faculty perceptions of sustainability teaching at two US universities
Ashlee Tziganuk, Travis Gliedt

Outstanding reviewers

Elena Berg
Gordon Rands


International Journal of Tourism Cities

Winner(s)

Volume 3 number 1
Attractiveness of the United States as a travel destination for the Russian tourist in the era of strained bilateral relations
Svetlana Stepchenkova, Elena Shichkova

Outstanding reviewers

Sotiris Hji-Avgoustis
Connie Loi
Ghazali Musa
Liang (Rebecca) Tang
Svetlana Stepchenkova


International Journal of Web Information Systems

Winner(s)

Volume 13 number 4
Twitter user growth analysis based on diversities in posting activities
Shuhei Yamamoto, Kei Wakabayashi, Tetsuji Satoh, Yuri Nozaki, Noriko Kando

Highly commended

Volume 13 number 2
Social trust: impacts on social influential diffusion
Hock Yeow Yap, Tong-Ming Lim


International Journal of Wine Business Research

Winner(s)

Volume 29 number 2
The entrepreneurial influence on winery market performance – a mediation perspective
Huanmei Li, Allan O’Connor

Highly commended

Volume 29 number 4
Using push-pull winescape attributes to model Australian wine tourist segmentation
Vanessa Quintal, Ben Thomas, Ian Phau, Zorana Soldat

Volume 29 number 4
Wine prestige and experience in enhancing relationship quality and outcomes
Sandra Maria Correia Loureiro, Namércio Pereira da Cunha

Volume 29 number 3
Sociodemographic determinants of the probability of wine consumption in Tenerife (Canary Islands)
M. Carolina Rodríguez-Donate, Margarita Esther Romero-Rodríguez, Víctor Javier Cano-Fernández, Ginés Guirao-Pérez

Outstanding reviewers

Renaud Lunardo
Lawrence Garber


International Marketing Review

Winner(s)

Volume 34 number 6
The impact of country of origin on context effects in choice
Moon-Yong Kim, Byung Il Park

Highly commended

Volume 34 number 6
Perceptions and effects of cross-national corporate reputation
Bernhard Swoboda, Johannes Hirschmann

Volume 34 number 6
Invariant effect of individual cultural orientations: an application of CVSCALE
Boonghee Yoo, Geon-Cheol Shin

Volume 34 number 3
Country-of-origin misclassification awareness and consumers’ behavioral intentions
N. Meltem Cakici, Paurav Shukla

Outstanding reviewers

Petra Riefler
Fabian Bartsch
Marc Herz
Simona d Antone
Daekwan Kim
Alain d Astous
Hester Van Herk
Amro Maher
Patrick de Pelsmacker


Internet Research

Winner(s)

Volume 27 number 2
What is eSports and why do people watch it?
Juho Hamari, Max Sjöblom

Highly commended

Volume 27 number 4
The art of appeal in electronic commerce
Fei Liu, Bo Xiao, Eric T.K. Lim, Chee-Wee Tan

Volume 27 number 3
E-WOM messaging on social media
Yung Kyun Choi, Yuri Seo, Sukki Yoon

Volume 27 number 1
Internet entrepreneurship and “the sharing of information” in an Internet-of-Things context
Xiaoyu Yu, Sanjit Kumar Roy, Ali Quazi, Bang Nguyen, Yuqing Han

Outstanding reviewers

Luis Casalo
Chongyang Chen


ISRA International Journal of Islamic Finance

Winner(s)

Volume 9 number 2
An economic theory of Islamic finance
Mabid Ali Al-Jarhi

Highly commended

Volume 9 number 1
Application of waqf for social and development finance
Salman Ahmed Shaikh, Abdul Ghafar Ismail, Muhammad Hakimi Mohd Shafiai

Volume 9 number 1
Causes and solutions for the stagnation of Islamic banking in Turkey
Halit Yanīkkaya, Yaşar Uğur Pabuçcu

Volume 9 number 1
ISRA-Bloomberg Sharīʿah stock screening and income cleansing methodologies: a conceptual paper
Ashraf Md. Hashim, Farrukh Habib, Ziyaat Isaacs, Mohamed Anouar Gadhoum

Outstanding reviewers

Faizal Ahmad Manjoo
Nurbek Ahmad


Journal of Accounting & Organizational Change

Winner(s)

Volume 13 number 2
Tensions in managerial attention in a company in crisis
Anatoli Bourmistrov, Katarina Kaarbøe

Highly commended

Volume 13 number 4
Using management control to understand public sector corporate governance changes
Laurence Ferry, Thomas Ahrens

Volume 13 number 2
Eco-control change and environmental performance: a longitudinal perspective
Jean-Francois Henri, Marc Journeault, Carl Brousseau

Volume 13 number 1
Management accounting networks in corporate processes – a cross-national study
Christoph Endenich, Rouven Trapp, Michael Brandau

Outstanding reviewers

David Smith
Manzurul Alam


Journal of Advances in Management Research

Winner(s)

Volume 14 number 1
Core software product management activities
Andrey Maglyas, Uolevi Nikula, Kari Smolander, Samuel A. Fricker

Highly commended

Volume 14 number 4
Strategic management of multi-business portfolios in the public sector
Saša Baškarada, Brian Hanlon

Volume 14 number 2
Total Interpretive Structural Modeling (TISM): approach and application
J. Jena, Sumati Sidharth, Lakshman S. Thakur, Devendra Kumar Pathak, V.C. Pandey

Volume 14 number 3
Family firms’ management decision to export/not to export: a resource-based view
Abel Duarte Alonso, Seamus O’Brien

Outstanding reviewers

P K JAIN
SUSHIL PUNIA


Journal of Aggression, Conflict and Peace Research

Winner(s)

Volume 9 number 2
Making the invisible visible: (un)meeting male rape victims’ needs in the third sector
Aliraza Javaid

Highly commended

Volume 9 number 2
Cyberstalking: are we on the same (web)page? A comparison of statutes, case law, and public perception
David DeMatteo, Suraji Wagage, Jaymes Fairfax-Columbo

Volume 9 number 2
A human resource management perspective of workplace bullying
Patrick Rockett, Susan K. Fan, Rocky J. Dwyer, Tommy Foy

Volume 9 number 1
Dangers of workplace bullying: evidence from the Caribbean
Dwayne Devonish


Journal of Agribusiness in Developing and Emerging Economies

Winner(s)

Volume 7 number 2
Effect of perceptual differences on consumer purchase intention of natural functional food
Golnaz Rezai, Phuah Kit Teng, Mad Nasir Shamsudin, Zainalabidin Mohamed, John L. Stanton

Highly commended

Volume 7 number 1
Improving quality management: ISO 9001 benefits for agrifood firms
Anne E. Wilcock, Kathryn A. Boys

Volume 7 number 1
Demand for food safety in emerging and developing countries
David L. Ortega, David L. Tschirley

Outstanding reviewer

K. Sivakumar


Journal of Applied Accounting Research

Winner(s)

Volume 18 number 1
Analysts’ evaluation of KPI usefulness, standardisation and assurance
Susan Smith, Hans van der Heijden

Highly commended

Volume 18 number 1
Audit committees and financial reporting quality
Habiba Al-Shaer, Aly Salama, Steven Toms

Volume 18 number 2
Management controls in an apparel group: an institutional theory perspective
Sujeewa Damayanthi Doluwarawaththa Gamage, Tharusha Gooneratne

Volume 18 number 4
BP plc 2010 – a case of linguistic legitimation?
Gavin D’Northwood


Journal of Applied Research in Higher Education

Winner(s)

Volume 9 number 1
Evaluating students’ social media use for extra-curricular education
Brenda Scholtz, Andre P. Calitz, Thabo Tlebere

Highly commended

Volume 9 number 2
Generation “X” and “Y” knowledge sharing behaviour
Muhammad Sabbir Rahman, Nuraihan Mat Daud, Hasliza Hassan

Volume 9 number 1
Using mobile learning and social media to enhance learner feedback
Mireilla Bikanga Ada, Mark Stansfield, Gavin Baxter

Volume 9 number 2
The state of social media engagement in Saudi universities
Norah Khalid Alsufyan, Monira Aloud

Outstanding reviewers

Gavin Baxter
Michael Connolly


Journal of Asia Business Studies

Winner(s)

Volume 11 number 1
Understanding consumer behavior regarding luxury fashion goods in India based on the theory of planned behavior
Sheetal Jain, Mohammed Naved Khan, Sita Mishra

Highly commended

Volume 11 number 2
Impact of board structure on firm performance: evidence from an emerging economy
Qaiser Rafique Yasser, Abdullah Al Mamun, Marcus Rodrigs

Volume 11 number 1
Factors impacting the adoption of m-banking: understanding brand India’s potential for financial inclusion
Madhurima Deb, Aarti Agrawal

Volume 11 number 1
The influence of country image on luxury value perception and purchase intention
Ketsuree Vijaranakorn, Randall Shannon


Journal of Business & Industrial Marketing

Winner(s)

Volume 32 number 7
A cross-cultural perspective on relational exchange
Minna Jukka, Tatiana Andreeva, Kirsi-Marja Blomqvist, Kaisu Puumalainen

Highly commended

Volume 32 number 2
Tracing the evolution of purchasing research: future trends and directions for purchasing practices
Riccardo Mogre, Adam Lindgreen, Martin Hingley

Volume 32 number 5
A phase model for solution relationship development: a case study in the aerospace industry
Fabiana Nogueira Holanda Ferreira, Bernard Cova, Robert Spencer, João F. Proença

Volume 32 number 8
A conceptual framework for successful salesperson role change management
Joon-Hee Oh

Outstanding reviewers

Michael Ehret
Brian Nicholas Rutherford
Helena Rusanen
Roberto Cortez


Journal of Chinese Economic and Foreign Trade Studies

Winner(s)

Volume 10 number 2
Neglecting human resource development in OBOR, a case of the China–Pakistan economic corridor (CPEC)
Adeel Ahmed, Mohd Anuar Arshad, Arshad Mahmood, Sohail Akhtar

Highly commended

Volume 10 number 3
Innovation and imitation
Ya-Wen Cheng, Su-Ying Hsu, Chu-Ping Lo

Volume 10 number 1
China-United Kingdom free trade area
Shumei Chen, Dandan Li

Volume 10 number 2
Effect of Chinese foreign direct investment on economic growth in Africa
Isaac Doku, John Akuma, John Owusu-Afriyie


Journal of Communication Management

Winner(s)

Volume 21 number 1
Creating business value through corporate communication
Ansgar Zerfass, Christine Viertmann

Highly commended

Volume 21 number 1
How symmetrical employee communication leads to employee engagement and positive employee communication behaviors
Minjeong Kang, Minjung Sung


Journal of Corporate Real Estate

Winner(s)

Volume 19 number 2
Workplace productivity and office type
Barry Haynes, Louise Suckley, Nick Nunnington

Highly commended

Volume 19 number 2
Change your space, change your culture: exploring spatial change management strategies
Mari Anna Chatarina Skogland, Geir Karsten Hansen

Volume 19 number 3
Practice vs theory: short-term financials trumps long-term value creation
Knut Boge, Alenka Temeljotov Salaj

Outstanding reviewers

Miikka Palvalin
Andreas Pfnür


Journal of Criminal Psychology

Winner(s)

Volume 7 number 2
What makes a difference? Evaluating the key distinctions and predictors of sexual and non-sexual offending among male and female juvenile offenders
Bryanna Fox

Highly commended

Volume 7 number 2
Adverse childhood experiences, paraphilias, and serious criminal violence among federal sex offenders
Alan Drury, Tim Heinrichs, Michael Elbert, Katherine Tahja, Matt DeLisi, Daniel Caropreso

Volume 7 number 2
Sadism in sexual homicide offenders: identifying distinct groups
Kylie Reale, Eric Beauregard, Melissa Martineau

Outstanding reviewer

Andrew Forrester


Journal of Criminological Research, Policy and Practice

Winner(s)

Volume 1 number 3
Confronting the “fraud bottleneck”: private sanctions for fraud and their implications for justice
Mark Button, Alison Wakefield, Graham Brooks, Chris Lewis, David Shepherd

Highly commended

Volume 1 number 3
Correctional interventions for women offenders: a rapid evidence assessment
Lynn Stewart, Renée Gobeil

Volume 3 number 2
Improving police risk assessment and management of family violence through a collaboration between law enforcement, forensic mental health and academia
Troy E. McEwan, Stuart Bateson, Susanne Strand

Volume 3 number 2
Multi-agency mentoring pilot intervention for high intensity service users of emergency public services: the Isle of Wight Integrated Recovery Programme
Paul Jennings, Catherine B. Matheson-Monnet


Journal of Cultural Heritage Management and Sustainable Development

Winner(s)

Volume 7 number 1
A bottom-up approach for cultural tourism management in the old city of As-Salt, Jordan
Monther M. Jamhawi, Zain A. Hajahjah


Journal of Economic and Administrative Sciences

Winner(s)

Volume 33 number 1
Intellectual capital and profitability in an emerging insurance market
Nicholas Asare, Abdul Latif Alhassan, Michael Effah Asamoah, Matthew Ntow-Gyamfi

Highly commended

Volume 33 number 1
Corporate governance effect on firms’ performance – evidence from the UAE
Ayda Farhan, Siti Normala Obaid, Hairul Azlan

Outstanding reviewer

Julia Sawicki


Journal of Economic Studies

Winner(s)

Volume 44 number 1
Determinants of the global financial crisis recovery: an empirical assessment
Minh Quang Dao

Highly commended

Volume 44 number 1
Exchange-rate volatility and Malaysian-Thai bilateral industry trade flows
Muhammad Aftab, Karim Bux Shah Syed, Naveed Akhter Katper

Volume 44 number 1
Financial development – does it lessen poverty?
Abdul Rashid, Maurizio Intartaglia

Outstanding reviewer

Gabriel Rodriguez


Journal of Educational Administration

A. Ross Thomas Award
This award is named after A. Ross Thomas who made a significant contribution to the reputation and quality of the Journal of Educational Administration during his editorship from 1979 until 2011.

Winner(s)

Volume 55 number 6
Generating change from below: what role for leadership from above?
Fiona King, Howard Stevenson

Highly commended

Volume 55 number 2
Leading learning in Asia – emerging empirical insights from five societies
Philip Hallinger, Allan Walker

Volume 55 number 4
Light touch, heavy hand: principals and data-use PLCs
Alice Huguet, Caitlin C. Farrell, Julie A. Marsh

Volume 55 number 4
The Balancing Act
Vicki Park, Elise St John, Amanda Datnow, Bailey Choi

Outstanding reviewers

Alex Bowers
Christopher Day


Journal of Enabling Technologies

Winner(s)

Volume 11 number 2
Design and development of a robotic self-transfer device for wheelchair users
R. Hari Krishnan, S. Pugazhenthi

Highly commended

Volume 11 number 3
Researching telecare: the importance of context
Kate Hamblin, Sue Yeandle, Gary Fry

Outstanding reviewers

Nigel Newbutt
essor Gillian Ward


Journal of Engineering, Design and Technology

Winner(s)

Volume 15 number 2
Major causes of construction time and cost overruns
Samuel Famiyeh, Charles Teye Amoatey, Ebenezer Adaku, Collins Sena Agbenohevi

Highly commended

Volume 15 number 1
Financial distress and highway infrastructure delays
David John Edwards, De-Graft Owusu-Manu, Bernard Baiden, Edward Badu, Peter Edward Love

Volume 15 number 2
Women’s career development in the construction industry across 15 years: main barriers
Elena Navarro-Astor, Marisa Román-Onsalo, Margarita Infante-Perea

Outstanding reviewer

DAVID EDWARDS


Journal of Enterprising Communities: People and Places in the Global Economy

Winner(s)

Volume 11 number 1
Which came first, the chicken or the egg?
Cecilia McInnis-Bowers, Denise Linda Parris, Bella L. Galperin

Highly commended

Volume 11 number 5
Between a business and a social enterprise
Durdana Islam, Fikret Berkes

Volume 11 number 5
Identity and difference – re-thinking UK South Asian entrepreneurship
Mark Christopher McPherson

Volume 11 number 2
Immigrant entrepreneurship contextualised
Mai Camilla Munkejord

Outstanding reviewers

George Lodorfos
Călin Gurău


Journal of Entrepreneurship in Emerging Economies

Winner(s)

Volume 9 number 2
Strategic interventions to improve women entrepreneurship in GCC countries
Mohd. Nishat Faisal, Fauzia Jabeen, Marios I. Katsioloudes

Highly commended

Volume 9 number 1
Decision-making and small business growth in Burundi
Emiel L. Eijdenberg, Leonard J. Paas, Enno Masurel

Volume 9 number 3
The propensity to business startup
Abdul Rahim Abu Bakar, Syed Zamberi Ahmad, Norman S. Wright, Hazbo Skoko

Outstanding reviewers

Michael Mustafa
Ali Muhammad Mohmand


Journal of European Real Estate Research

Winner(s)

Volume 10 number 3
International perspectives on homeownership and home equity extraction by senior households
Donald Haurin, Stephanie Moulton

Highly commended

Volume 10 number 1
Heterogeneous preferences of Russian residential mortgage borrowers
Evgeniy M. Ozhegov

Volume 10 number 3
Corporate real estate, capital structure and value creation
Maria-Teresa Bosch-Badia, Joan Montllor-Serrats, Anna-Maria Panosa-Gubau, Maria-Antonia Tarrazon-Rodon

Outstanding reviewers

Bill Dimovski
Jim Berry


Journal of Facilities Management

Winner(s)

Volume 15 number 3
Measuring the productivity of facilities management
Jan Bröchner


Journal of Family Business Management

Winner(s)

Volume 7 number 3
Principal-principal conflicts and family firm growth
Andrea Calabrò, Giovanna Campopiano, Rodrigo Basco

Highly commended

Volume 7 number 2
Family firm identity and capital structure decisions
Felix K. Thiele, Martin Wendt

Volume 7 number 2
Formal human resource practices in family firms
Tensie Steijvers, Nadine Lybaert, Julie Dekker

Outstanding reviewers

James Cunningham
Udeni Salmon


Journal of Financial Crime

Winner(s)

Volume 24 number 1
Macroeconomics of money laundering: effects and measurements
Nella Hendriyetty, Bhajan S. Grewal

Highly commended

Volume 24 number 2
Tax havens, offshore financial centres and the current sanctions regimes
Norman Mugarura

Volume 24 number 1
The role of compliance in Italian banking system
Domitilla Vanni

Volume 24 number 3
Filling black holes – using business process analysis in criminal intelligence
Kenneth Murray

Outstanding reviewers

Tarrant Green
Shima Keene 


Journal of Financial Economic Policy

Winner(s)

Volume 9 number 3
Establishing credible rules for Fed emergency lending
Charles W. Calomiris, Douglas Holtz-Eakin, R. Glenn Hubbard, Allan H. Meltzer, Hal S. Scott

Highly commended

Volume 9 number 3
Do financial crises discipline future credit growth?
Puspa Amri, Eric M.P. Chiu, Greg Richey, Thomas D. Willett

Volume 9 number 2
Impact of federal budget deficits on the ex ante real interest rate yield on Moody’s Baa-rated long-term corporate bonds, 1960-2015
Don Capener, Richard Cebula, Fabrizio Rossi

Volume 9 number 1
Discretionary provisioning practices among Western European banks
Peterson K. Ozili

Outstanding reviewers

Jessica Cariboni
Joshua Hall
Rexford Abaidoo


Journal of Financial Management of Property and Construction

Winner(s)

Volume 22 number 2
Procurement strategies for enhancing exploration and exploitation in construction projects
Per Erik Eriksson

Highly commended

Volume 22 number 3
Project bank accounts: the second wave of security of payment?
Rachel Griffiths, Wayne Lord, Jeremy Coggins

Outstanding reviewers

Heidi Falkenbach
Martin Skitmore
De-Graft Owusu-Manu


Journal of Financial Regulation and Compliance

Winner(s)

Volume 25 number 1
Tax havens: conduits for corporate tax malfeasance
Akanksha Jalan, R. Vaidyanathan

Highly commended

Volume 25 number 2
Risk culture and banking supervision
Alessandro Carretta, Vincenzo Farina, Paola Schwizer

Volume 25 number 4
Macroprudential policy – closing the financial stability gap
Stephan Fahr, John Fell

Outstanding reviewers

Maria J Nieto
Maria Mazzuca


Journal of Financial Reporting and Accounting

Winner(s)

Volume 15 number 1
Antecedents of taxpayers’ intentions to engage in tax evasion: evidence from Barbados
Philmore Alleyne, Terry Harris

Highly commended

Volume 15 number 3
Is Egyptian corporate financial reporting becoming more conservative?
Ahmed H. Ahmed, Khaled Hussainey

Volume 15 number 2
Audit-related attributes, regulatory reforms and timely disclosure
Khaled Samaha, Hichem Khlif

Volume 15 number 2
Classification shifting: impact of firm life cycle
Neerav Nagar, Kaustav Sen

Outstanding reviewers

Vikash Ramiah
Modar Abdullatif


Journal of Forensic Practice

Winner(s)

Volume 19 number 2
The 3 R’s of risk assessment for violent extremism
Geoff Dean, Graeme Pettet

Highly commended

Volume 19 number 1
The psychology quadrant: an outcome measure based on the START risk assessment
Matthew John Gill, Samantha Brookes

Outstanding reviewers

Kathryn Naylor
Paul Mooney


Journal of Global Mobility: The Home of Expatriate Management Research

Winner(s)

Volume 5 number 4
“I might be shot at!” exploring the drivers to work in hostile environments using an intelligent careers perspective
Michael Dickmann, Ashley Helen Watson

Highly commended

Volume 5 number 4
How do you fear? Examining expatriates’ perception of danger and its consequences
Pia Charlotte Faeth, Markus G. Kittler

Volume 5 number 1
Job resources and demands for expatriate academics
Charlotte Jonasson, Jakob Lauring, Jan Selmer, Jodie-Lee Trembath

Volume 5 number 3
Repatriation of international assignees
Jan Knocke, Tassilo Schuster

Outstanding reviewers

Mila BLazarova
Susan Shortland


Journal of Global Operations and Strategic Sourcing

Winner(s)

Volume 10 number 1
Quo vadis outsourcing? A view from practice
Heiko Gewald, Leonie Schäfer

Highly commended

Volume 10 number 2
Customer-differentiated triadic interaction based on decoupling points
Joakim Wikner, Jenny Bäckstrand, Eva Johansson

Volume 10 number 1
Extended dependency network diagrams: adding a strategic dimension
Frank Ulbrich, Mark Borman

Volume 10 number 3
Offshore-sourcing strategies and the puzzle of productivity: a micro-level analysis
Rosa Capolupo, Vito Amendolagine, Giovanni Ferri

Outstanding reviewers

Kevin De Souza
Nitza Geri


Journal of Health Organization and Management

Winner(s)

Volume 31 number 6
A tale of four practices
Michelle Miller-Day, Janelle Applequist, Keri Zabokrtsky, Alexandra Dalton, Katherine Kellom, Robert Gabbay, Peter F. Cronholm

Highly commended

Volume 31 number 3
The link between UHC reforms and health system governance: lessons from Asia
Krishna Hort, Rohan Jayasuriya, Prarthna Dayal

Volume 31 number 4
Work motivation among healthcare professionals
Sofia Kjellström, Gunilla Avby, Kristina Areskoug-Josefsson, Boel Andersson Gäre, Monica Andersson Bäck

Outstanding reviewer

Jean Moore


Journal of Historical Research in Marketing

Winner(s)

Volume 9 number 1
Electric appliance advertising: the role of the Good Housekeeping Institute
Erika L. Paulson, Mary E. Schramm

Highly commended

Volume 9 number 4
Origins of sports car marketing: early 20th Century British cycle-cars
D.G. Brian Jones, Alan J. Richardson

Volume 9 number 4
“Is it essential that a steamship company’s poster must have a ship?”
David Clampin, Nicholas J. White

Volume 9 number 1
Stanley Hollander’s T-shirt test: where marketing history meets psychogeography
Stephen Brown

Outstanding reviewers

Mark Tadajewski
Andrew Pressey


Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Technology

Winner(s)

Volume 8 number 1
The influence of social media on the consumers’ hotel decision journey
Eleftherios Varkaris, Barbara Neuhofer

Highly commended

Volume 8 number 2
Hotel social media marketing: a study on message strategy and its effectiveness
Xi Y. Leung, Billy Bai, Mehmet Erdem

Volume 8 number 2
Influencer identification in Twitter networks of destination marketing organizations
Jane F. Bokunewicz, Jason Shulman

Outstanding reviewers

Mohammed Ibrahim Eraqi
Lina Xiong


Journal of Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Winner(s)

Volume 7 number 2
Humanitarian supply chain strategies – a review of how actors mitigate supply chain risks
Marianne Jahre

Highly commended

Volume 7 number 1
Internal integration in humanitarian supply chain management
David Makepeace, Peter Tatham, Yong Wu

Volume 7 number 2
Toward a dynamic balanced scorecard model for humanitarian relief organizations’ performance management
Ali Anjomshoae, Adnan Hassan, Nathan Kunz, Kuan Yew Wong, Sander de Leeuw

Outstanding reviewer

Sander de Leeuw


Journal of Information, Communication and Ethics in Society

Winner(s)

Volume 15 number 4
Augmenting justice: Google glass, body cameras, and the politics of wearable technology
Kevin Healey, Niall Stephens

Outstanding reviewers

Stephen Roberts
Job Timmermans


Journal of Integrated Care

Winner(s)

Volume 25 number 1
Integrated care in practice – the South Eastern Sydney experience
Gregory Stewart, Patricia Bradd, Tish Bruce, Thomas Chapman, Brendon McDougall, Daniel Shaw, Linda Soars

Highly commended

Volume 25 number 1
Managing care integration during the implementation of large-scale reforms
Helen Dickinson, Gemma Carey

Volume 25 number 3
Care transitions as street-level work
Michele Foster, Desley Harvey, Rachel Quigley, Edward Strivens

Outstanding reviewer

Helen Tucker


Journal of Intellectual Capital

Winner(s)

Volume 18 number 1
Involuntary disclosure of intellectual capital: is it relevant?
John Dumay, James Guthrie

Highly commended

Volume 18 number 4
Intellectual capital, knowledge management practices and firm performance
Henri Hussinki, Paavo Ritala, Mika Vanhala, Aino Kianto

Volume 18 number 4
Knowledge management, intellectual capital, structural holes, economic complexity and national prosperity
Göran Roos

Outstanding reviewers

Subhash Abhayawansa
Harri Laihonen
Kurt Ramin


Journal of Intellectual Disabilities and Offending Behaviour

Winner(s)

Volume 8 number 1
Public attitudes towards the employment of ex-offenders with a disability
Adrian Darakai, Andrew Day, Joe Graffam

Highly commended

Volume 8 number 1
Differentiating between pathological demand avoidance and antisocial personality disorder: a case study
Grace Trundle, Leam A. Craig, Ian Stringer

Outstanding reviewer

Tony Fowles


Journal of International Education in Business

Winner(s)

Volume 10 number 1
Factors influencing academic performance in quantitative courses among undergraduate business students of a public higher education institution
Darwish Abdulrahamn Yousef

Outstanding reviewers

Terry Barr
Jane Burdett


Journal of International Trade Law and Policy

Winner(s)

Volume 16 number 3
A contract theory approach to special and differential treatment and the WTO
Stephanie Switzer

Outstanding reviewers

Saleh S Tabrizy
Lorand Bartels


Journal of Investment Compliance

Winner(s)

Volume 18 number 3
SEC enforcement actions under exchange act rule 21F-17
Thomas W. White

Highly commended

Volume 18 number 1
Business email compromise and executive impersonation: are financial institutions exposed?
David Zweighaft

Volume 18 number 2
Shadow banking regime: assessment of investment funds
Lukas Prorokowski

Volume 18 number 4
Pay ratio legislation in the United Kingdom: a prospect
Akihito Imai


Journal of Islamic Accounting and Business Research

Winner(s)

Volume 8 number 1
Financial development, Islamic finance and economic growth: evidence of the UAE
Hajer Zarrouk, Teheni El Ghak, Elias Abu Al Haija

Highly commended

Volume 8 number 1
Poverty alleviation through financing microenterprises with equity finance
Salman Ahmed Shaikh

Volume 8 number 2
Determinants of financial performance of Islamic banks: an intellectual capital perspective
Tasawar Nawaz, Roszaini Haniffa


Journal of Islamic Marketing

Winner(s)

Volume 8 number 1
Boycotting foreign products: a study of Indonesian Muslim consumers
Dessy Kurnia Sari, Dick Mizerski, Fang Liu

Highly commended

Volume 8 number 4
The “Halalification” of tourism
Faiza Khan, Michelle Callanan

Volume 8 number 2
Examining the variation in willingness to buy from offending product’s origin among fellow nationals
Tariq Abdullatif Halimi

Volume 8 number 1
Muslim male segmentation: the male gaze and girl power in Malaysian vampire movies
Thanaseelen Rajasakran, Santhidran Sinnappan, Thinavan Periyayya, Sridevi Balakrishnan

Outstanding reviewers

Rana Sobh
Farooq Haq


Journal of Management Development

Winner(s)

Volume 36 number 1
Innovation for sustainability: a conceptual framework
Rosa Caiazza

Highly commended

Volume 36 number 2
Guest editorial
Rosa Caiazza, Scott Shane, Graziella Ferrara


Journal of Management History

Winner(s)

Volume 23 number 4
Profit or utility maximizing? Strategy, tactics and the Municipal Tramways of York, c. 1918-1935
Kevin D. Tennent

Volume 1 number 23
Frances Perkins: gender, context and history in the neglect of a management theorist
Kristin S. Williams, Albert J. Mills

Highly commended

Volume 23 number 4
Management as an integrating activity
Sébastien Damart, Sonia Adam-Ledunois

Volume 23 number 3
Towards micro-foundations of institutional change
Kyle Bruce, Peter von Staden

Outstanding reviewers

Simone Phipps
Chad Seifried


Journal of Managerial Psychology

Winner(s)

Volume 32 number 3
Exercise and work-family conflict: a field experiment
Russell W. Clayton, Christopher H. Thomas, Bryan S. Schaffer, Micheal Stratton, Ellen Garrison, Leah Greden Mathews

Highly commended

Volume 32 number 5
Social skills as a moderator between R&D personnel’s knowledge sharing and job performance
Yang-Joong Yun, Kyoung-Joo Lee

Volume 32 number 8
On the effectiveness of peer reporting policies
Brian D. Lyons, Nathan A. Bowling

Outstanding reviewers

Sylvie Guerrero
Christian Vandenberghe


Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management

Dr Theo Williamson Award
Named after Dr Theo Williamson, who died in May 1992. He was Director of R&D at Molins plc and subsequently became Group Director at Rank Xerox. He was one of the great engineering innovators of his time and is probably best known for his work in developing System 24, acknowledged by the US Patent Office as the world’s first integrated flexible manufacturing system.

Winner(s)

Volume 28 number 4
Implementation of lean production practices and manufacturing performance
G.L.D. Wickramasinghe, Vathsala Wickramasinghe

Highly commended

Volume 28 number 8
Examining potential benefits and challenges associated with the Internet of Things integration in supply chains
Abubaker Haddud, Arthur DeSouza, Anshuman Khare, Huei Lee

Outstanding reviewer

Rob Dekkers


Journal of Modelling in Management

Winner(s)

Volume 12 number 2
Changes in customer preference heterogeneity patterns: a simulation study
Devanathan Sudharshan, Andreas Mild

Highly commended

Volume 12 number 3
A memetic algorithm for maximizing earned attention in social media
Pedro Godinho, Luiz Moutinho, Margherita Pagani

Volume 12 number 3
A new bayesian spatial model for brand positioning
Joonwook Park, Priyali Rajagopal, William Dillon, Seoil Chaiy, Wayne DeSarbo

Volume 12 number 1
Energy consumption flow and regional economic development: evidence from 25 economies
Bao-jun Tang, Pi-qin Gong, Yu-chong Xiao, Huai-yu Wang

Outstanding reviewers

Yongjun Li
Enrique Bigne


Journal of Money Laundering Control

Winner(s)

Volume 20 number 2
Tracking digital footprints: anonymity within the bitcoin system
Perri Reynolds, Angela S.M. Irwin

Highly commended

Volume 20 number 2
Twelve methods of money laundering
Fabian Maximilian Johannes Teichmann

Volume 20 number 1
Money laundering and illicit flows from China – the real estate problem
Mohammed Ahmad Naheem

Volume 20 number 3
Data mining in anti-money laundering field
Noriaki Yasaka

Outstanding reviewers

Jason Haines
Richard Alexander


Journal of Organizational Change Management

Winner(s)

Volume 30 number 3
Rhetoric, narrative and management: learning from Mad Men
Ronald Soetaert, Kris Rutten

Highly commended

Volume 30 number 4
The relationship between learning culture, inquiry and dialogue, knowledge sharing structure and affective commitment to change
Parul Malik, Pooja Garg

Volume 30 number 2
The role of descriptive social norms, organisational norms and personal norms in explaining solid waste management behaviours in workplaces
Piyapong Janmaimool

Outstanding reviewers

Jos Benders
Aybars Tuncdogan


Journal of Organizational Effectiveness: People and Performance

Winner(s)

Volume 4 number 3
The relationship between training satisfaction, organisational citizenship behaviour, and turnover intention
Mumtaz Ali Memon, Rohani Sallaeh, Mohamed Noor Rosli Baharom, Shahrina Md Nordin, Hiram Ting

Highly commended

Volume 4 number 2
Human capital analytics: why are we not there?
John Boudreau, Wayne Cascio


Journal of Place Management and Development

Winner(s)

Volume 10 number 2
Augmented reality, virtual reality and 3D printing for the co-creation of value for the visitor experience at cultural heritage places
Timothy Hyungsoo Jung, M. Claudia tom Dieck


Journal of Product & Brand Management

Winner(s)

Volume 26 number 1
Using the theory of planned behaviour to understand brand love
Sabrina M. Hegner, Anna Fenko, Annemiek Teravest

Highly commended

Volume 26 number 2
Customer–brand engagement and Facebook fan-page “Like”-intention
Tilo Halaszovich, Jacques Nel

Volume 26 number 5
Brand awareness: revisiting an old metric for a new world
Jenni Romaniuk, Samuel Wight, Margaret Faulkner

Volume 26 number 3
The effect of sensory brand experience and involvement on brand equity directly and indirectly through consumer brand engagement
Janne Hepola, Heikki Karjaluoto, Anni Hintikka

Outstanding reviewers

Pramod Iyer
Giuseppe Pedeliento


Journal of Property Investment & Finance

Winner(s)

Volume 35 number 4
How long is UK property cycle?
Arvydas Jadevicius, Simon Hugh Huston

Highly commended

Volume 35 number 3
Another piece of the puzzle: REIT IPO underpricing after the financial crisis
Bill Dimovski, Christopher Ratcliffe, Monica Keneley

Volume 35 number 3
Entropy – what kind of bet is real estate – really?
Roger J. Brown

Volume 35 number 1
UK REITs don’t like Mondays
Arvydas Jadevicius, Stephen Lee

Outstanding reviewers

Nick French
Elaine Worzala


Journal of Property, Planning and Environmental Law

Winner(s)

Volume 9 number 1
Land and rivers can own themselves
Mick Strack


Journal of Public Mental Health

Winner(s)

Volume 16 number 4
Dementia: beyond multi-morbidity
Steve Iliffe, Jill Manthorpe

Highly commended

Volume 16 number 4
“What is the score?” A review of football-based public mental health interventions
Bettina Friedrich, Oliver John Mason

Volume 16 number 1
A sense of betrayal
Mo Stewart

Outstanding reviewer

Julian Ashton


Journal of Science and Technology Policy Management

Winner(s)

Volume 8 number 2
Challenges for the development of an integrated agro-food-energy-biochemical nexus in Thailand
Burin Sukphisal, Winai Wongsurawat

Highly commended

Volume 8 number 3
The upgrade to hybrid incubators in China: a case study of Tuspark incubator
Yuchen Gao, Yimei Hu

Volume 8 number 3
Internet plus policy
Kalin Hristov

Volume 8 number 2
Irregular migratory flows
Anna Visvizi, Colette Mazzucelli, Miltiadis Lytras

Outstanding reviewers

Manlio Del Giudice
Kwok Tai Chui


Journal of Service Management

Winner(s)

Volume 28 number 5
Showcasing the diversity of service research
Sabine Benoit, Katrin Scherschel, Zelal Ates, Linda Nasr, Jay Kandampully

Highly commended

Volume 28 number 2
Does one size fit all? New service development across different types of services
Elina Jaakkola, Thomas Meiren, Lars Witell, Bo Edvardsson, Adrienne Schäfer, Javier Reynoso, Roberta Sebastiani, Doris Weitlaner

Volume 28 number 3
Internet of Things: understanding trust in techno-service systems
Tracy Harwood, Tony Garry

Volume 28 number 5
Accelerating employee-related scholarship in service management
Mahesh Subramony, Karen Ehrhart, Markus Groth, Brooks C. Holtom, Danielle D. van Jaarsveld, Dana Yagil, Tiffany Darabi, David Walker, David E. Bowen,

Volume 28 number 2
Exploring the impact of rewarded social media engagement in loyalty programs
Lena-Marie Rehnen, Silke Bartsch, Marina Kull, Anton Meyer

Outstanding reviewers

Katrien Verleye
Andreas MUNZEL


Journal of Service Theory and Practice

Winner(s)

Volume 27 number 4
Engagement platforms in the sharing economy
Christoph F. Breidbach, Roderick J. Brodie

Highly commended

Volume 27 number 2
A multilevel consideration of service design conditions
Ingo Oswald Karpen, Gerda Gemser, Giulia Calabretta

Volume 27 number 1
Leadership style and service orientation: the catalytic role of employee engagement
Sapna Popli, Irfan A. Rizvi

Volume 27 number 1
Observing delightful experiences of other customers: the double-edged sword of jealousy and joy
Nadine L. Ludwig, Donald C. Barnes, Matthias Gouthier

Outstanding reviewers

Allard van Riel
Tony Gary


Journal of Services Marketing

Winner(s)

Volume 31 number 3
Virtual brand community engagement practices: a refined typology and model
Linda D. Hollebeek, Biljana Juric, Wenyan Tang

Highly commended

Volume 31 number 2
Customer engagement in a Big Data world
Werner Kunz, Lerzan Aksoy, Yakov Bart, Kristina Heinonen, Sertan Kabadayi, Francisco Villarroel Ordenes, Marianna Sigala, David Diaz, Babis Theodoulid

Volume 31 number 2
The interplay of customer experience and commitment
Timothy Keiningham, Joan Ball, Sabine Benoit (née Moeller), Helen L. Bruce, Alexander Buoye, Julija Dzenkovska, Linda Nasr, Yi-Chun Ou, Mohamed Zaki

Volume 31 number 2
Determinants of services co-creation with business customers
Elodie Jouny-Rivier, Javier Reynoso, Bo Edvardsson

Outstanding reviewers

Elina Jaakkola
Tillmann Wagner
Eric Harris


Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development

Winner(s)

Volume 24 number 4
Re-thinking SME disadvantage in public procurement
Anthony Flynn

Highly commended

Volume 24 number 4
Succession in family business: multi-source perspectives
Gil Bozer, Leon Levin, Joseph C. Santora

Volume 24 number 3
Expectations and achievements in new firms
Lars Kolvereid, Espen John Isaksen

Volume 24 number 1
Logics and rationalisations underpinning entrepreneurial decision-making
Natalia Vershinina, Rowena Barrett, Peter McHardy

Outstanding reviewers

Robert Newbery
Stephen Dobson


Journal of Strategy and Management

Winner(s)

Volume 10 number 1
Do different generations look differently at high performance organizations?
André de Waal, Linde Peters, Merel Broekhuizen

Highly commended

Volume 10 number 1
Successful management of diverse corporate innovation communities
Angela Roth, Martin Dumbach, Barbara Schliffka, Kathrin M. Möslein

Volume 10 number 3
Business model innovation: past research, current debates, and future directions
Mokter Hossain

Volume 10 number 2
Environmental management rivalry and firm performance
Anupam Kumar, David E. Cantor, Curtis M. Grimm, Christian Hofer

Outstanding reviewers

Kevin Gallagher
Tadhg Ryan-Charleton


Journal of WorkApplied Management

Winner(s)

Volume 9 number 2
Revisiting impact in the context of workplace research: a review and possible directions
Tony Wall, Lawrence Bellamy, Victoria Evans, Sandra Hopkins

Highly commended

Volume 9 number 1
Rethinking the role of management education in developing a “new” locus of CSR responsibility
Tulsi Jayakumar, Rukaiya Kirit Joshi

Volume 9 number 2
The impact of story: measuring the impact of story for organisational change
Lisa Rossetti, Tony Wall

Volume 9 number 2
Positive emotion in workplace impact
Tony Wall, Jayne Russell, Neil Moore

Outstanding reviewers

Tony Wall
Debbie Scott


Journal of Workplace Learning

Winner(s)

Volume 29 number 7
Understanding adults’ strong problem-solving skills based on PIAAC
Raija Hämäläinen, Bram De Wever, Kari Nissinen, Sebastiano Cincinnato

Highly commended

Volume 29 number 2
Work(er)-driven innovation
Raymond Smith

Volume 29 number 3
In the margins of training and learning
Heikki Silvennoinen, Hanna Nori

Outstanding reviewers

Thomas Backstrom
Martin Mulder


Kybernetes

Norbert Wiener Award
Named in memoriam and in recognition of the scientist who is regarded as the originator of the interscientific discipline of cybernetics. 1994 was the official centenary year.

Winner(s)

Volume 46 number 7
The unexpected cybernetics life of collectivities: the combinatory systems approach
Piero Mella

Outstanding reviewer

Davide Di Fatta


Leadership & Organization Development Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 38 number 1
Measuring leader behaviour: evidence for a “big five” model of leadership
Peter H. Langford, Cameron B. Dougall, Louise P. Parkes

Highly commended

Volume 38 number 3
Integrity, ethical leadership, trust and work engagement
Amos S. Engelbrecht, Gardielle Heine, Bright Mahembe

Volume 38 number 2
Leaders behaving badly: the relationship between narcissism and unethical leadership
Carrie A. Blair, Katherine Helland, Bill Walton

Volume 38 number 8
Gender and leadership aspiration: the impact of organizational identification
Claudia Fritz, Daan van Knippenberg

Outstanding reviewers

Alan Church
Lu-Ming Tseng Feng Chia University
Department of Risk Management and Insurance
No100 Wenhwa Rd., Sea


Leadership in Health Services

Winner(s)

Volume 30 number 1
The effects of local culture on hospital administration in West Sumatra, Indonesia
Rima Semiarty, Rebecca Fanany

Highly commended

Volume 30 number 1
Escaping the healthcare leadership cul-de-sac
John Duncan Edmonstone

Volume 30 number 3
Leading nurses: emotional intelligence and leadership development effectiveness
Kerri Anne Crowne, Thomas M. Young, Beryl Goldman, Barbara Patterson, Anne M. Krouse, Jose Proenca

Volume 30 number 4
Value-based healthcare as a trigger for improvement initiatives
Kerstin Nilsson, Fredrik Bååthe, Annette Erichsen Andersson, Mette Sandoff

Outstanding reviewers

David Rosenbaum
Nirachon Chutipattana


Library Management

The Alexander Wilson Award
Named after Alexander Wilson, Director-General of the British Library Reference Division from 1980 until his retirement in 1986. Before that he was Director of Cheshire Libraries and Museums, and Director of Libraries and Cultural Services in Dudley and Coventry.

Winner(s)

Volume 38 number 1
How are we doing in tribal libraries?
Hsuanwei Michelle Chen, Tawa Ducheneaux

Highly commended

Volume 38 number 2
Catch-22
Thomas Kaarsted

Volume 38 number 6
Encouraging continuous learning for librarians and library staff
Emy Nelson Decker

Volume 38 number 6
Charting a multi-dimensional role of future librarians
Loriene Roy, Elizabeth Kennedy Hallmark

Outstanding reviewer

Charlene Sorenson


Management Decision

Winner(s)

Volume 55 number 10
Creating value through the balanced scorecard: how does it work?
Josep Llach, Llorenç Bagur, Jordi Perramon, Frederic Marimon

Highly commended

Volume 55 number 2
An examination of the curvilinear relationship between workplace ostracism and knowledge hoarding
Hongdan Zhao, Qing Xia

Volume 55 number 8
Natural born opportunists
Anne Fennimore

Volume 55 number 1
A meta-analysis of the impact of privatization on firm performance
Patricia Bachiller

Volume 55 number 7
A decade of entrepreneurship education in the Asia Pacific for future directions in theory and practice
Yen-Chun Jim Wu, Tienhua Wu

Outstanding reviewers

BElango
Gianpaolo Abatecola


Management of Environmental Quality: An International Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 28 number 4
From green buildings to green supply chains
N. Muhammad Aslaam Mohamed Abdul Ghani, Gokhan Egilmez, Murat Kucukvar, M. Khurrum S. Bhutta

Highly commended

Volume 28 number 2
Does GRI reporting impact environmental sustainability? A cross-industry analysis of CO2 emissions performance between GRI-reporting and non-reporting companies
Lotfi Belkhir, Sneha Bernard, Samih Abdelgadir

Volume 28 number 5
Contribution to the investment evaluation in terms of the forest fires prevention using the cost-benefit analysis method
Samah Mokhtari, Mebarek Djebabra, Djamel Bellaala, Wafa Boulagouas

Outstanding reviewers

Rameshwar Dubey
Charbel Jose Chiappetta Jabbour


Management Research Review

Winner(s)

Volume 40 number 1
Management as a science-based profession: a grand societal challenge
Georges Romme

Highly commended

Volume 40 number 11
An agency perspective on the board of directors and corporate entrepreneurship
Mark A. Tribbitt, Yi Yang

Volume 40 number 6
HR analytics and performance appraisal system
Anshu Sharma, Tanuja Sharma

Volume 40 number 3
Social eWOM: does it affect the brand attitude and purchase intention of brands?
Chetna Kudeshia, Amresh Kumar

Outstanding reviewers

Tara Shankar Shaw
Abdul Rasheed


Management Research: The Journal of the Iberoamerican Academy of Management

Winner(s)

Volume 15 number 2
Antecedents of customer aggressive behavior against healthcare employees
Amit Gur, Shay S. Tzafrir, Christopher D. Zatzick, Simon L. Dolan, Roderick Iverson

Highly commended

Volume 15 number 4
The boundary conditions of gender diversity in top teams
Luisa Delgado-Márquez, Julio de Castro, Rachida Justo

Volume 15 number 2
Capability transformation through acquisitions
Anna Goussevskaia, Carlos Arruda, Samir Lótfi

Outstanding reviewer

Santiago Ibarreche


Managerial Auditing Journal

Dr Larry Sawyer Award
Named after the 'grandfather' figure of internal auditing. He is the author of countless articles and has written Sawyer’s Internal Auditing, a text which is globally used and respected.

Winner(s)

Volume 32 number 1
The impact of Big 4 consulting on audit reporting lag and restatements
Michele D. Meckfessel, Drew Sellers

Highly commended

Volume 32 number 2
Performance evaluation of auditors: a constructive or a destructive tool of audit output
Rabih Nehme

Outstanding reviewer

Charles PCullinan


Managerial Finance

Winner(s)

Volume 43 number 1
On the role of the chief risk officer and the risk committee in insuring financial institutions against litigation
Arash Amoozegar, Kuntara Pukthuanthong, Thomas J. Walker

Highly commended

Volume 43 number 10
Corporate governance changes around bankruptcy
Brett C. Olsen, Chris Tamm

Volume 43 number 8
Managerial incentives, R&D investments and cash flows
Liqiang Chen

Volume 43 number 4
The disappearing abnormal returns to a fundamental signal strategy
John Dorey, Sangwan Kim, Yong-Chul Shin

Outstanding reviewers

Alex Faseruk
Doug Waggle


Maritime Business Review

Winner(s)

Volume 2 number 2
An inland-depots-for-empty-containers-model for the hinterland
Stephanie Finke, Herbert Kotzab

Highly commended

Volume 2 number 2
A novel continuous berth scheduling model at multiple marine container terminals with tidal considerations
Ali Dadashi, Maxim A. Dulebenets, Mihalis M. Golias, Abdolreza Sheikholeslami

Volume 2 number 3
Application of Bayesian networks in analysing tanker shipping bankruptcy risks
Grace W.Y. Wang, Zhisen Yang, Di Zhang, Anqiang Huang, Zaili Yang


Marketing Intelligence & Planning

Winner(s)

Volume 35 number 5
Comparing alternative approaches to estimate customer equity
Cleo Schmitt Silveira, Marta Olivia Rovedder de Oliveira, Fernando Bins Luce

Highly commended

Volume 35 number 3
The role of the marketing strategy process in the innovativeness-performance relationship of SMEs
Lucas Finoti, Simone Regina Didonet, Ana Maria Toaldo, Tomás Sparano Martins

Volume 35 number 4
Marketing spending and aftermarket performance of IPO firms
Monica B. Fine, Kimberly Gleason, Michael Mullen

Outstanding reviewer

Sheranne Fairley


Meditari Accountancy Research

Winner(s)

Volume 25 number 1
The accountant: a character in literature
G. Stevenson Smith

Highly commended

Volume 25 number 1
Values and ethical judgments
Marilyn Waldron, Richard Fisher

Volume 25 number 3
Developing early career professional auditors at work
Kato Plant, Karin Barac, Herman De Jager

Volume 25 number 3
Non-GAAP earnings: international overview and suggestions for future research
Ana Marques

Outstanding reviewers

Elda du Toit
Muhammad Bilal Farooq


Mental Health and Social Inclusion

Winner(s)

Volume 21 number 5
Understanding everyday life and mental health recovery through CHIME
Myra Piat, Kimberly Seida, Judith Sabetti

Volume 4 number 21
Mental health of people in the military depends on social inclusion: why not for all of us?
Sue Holttum

Highly commended

Volume 21 number 3
Describing a principles-based approach to developing and evaluating peer worker roles as peer support moves into mainstream mental health services
Steve Gillard, Rhiannon Foster, Sarah Gibson, Lucy Goldsmith, Jacqueline Marks, Sarah White

Volume 21 number 1
Recovery and practice-based evidence: reconnecting the diverging discourses in mental health
Padraig Collins, Sarah Crowe


Mental Health Review Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 22 number 2
Exploring the case for truth and reconciliation in mental health services
Helen Spandler, Mick McKeown

Highly commended

Volume 22 number 3
“Work with me”: service users’ perspectives on shared decision making in mental health
Heather Castillo, Shulamit Ramon

Volume 22 number 1
Service user experiences of mentalisation-based treatment for borderline personality disorder
Diarmaid Ó. Lonargáin, Suzanne Hodge, Rachael Line

Outstanding reviewers

Yaara Zisman-Ilani
Eleanor Bradley


Multinational Business Review

Winner(s)

Volume 25 number 3
Industry 4.0, global value chains and international business
Roger Strange, Antonella Zucchella

Highly commended

Volume 25 number 4
Multinational enterprises, risk management, and the business and economics of peace
Jennifer Oetzel, Jason Miklian

Volume 25 number 2
International business in an era of anti-globalization
Klaus E. Meyer

Volume 25 number 1
Low-intensity conflict in multinational corporations
Jakob Lauring, Poul Houman Andersen, Marianne Storgaard, Hanne Kragh

Outstanding reviewers

Ricardo Flores
Jenny Hillemann


Nankai Business Review International

Winner(s)

Volume 8 number 3
Analyzing customer satisfaction: users perspective towards online shopping
Urvashi Tandon, Ravi Kiran, Ash Sah

Highly commended

Volume 8 number 1
The influence of leader’s creativity on employees’ and team creativity
Liqun Wen, Mingjian Zhou, Qiang Lu

Volume 8 number 1
Intellectual structure of research in business ethics
Huilin Xiao, Yanling Wang, Weifeng Li, Zhenzhong Ma

Volume 8 number 1
Equity incentive and risk taking: evidence from China
Dong Wang, Desheng Wu


Nutrition & Food Science

Winner(s)

Volume 47 number 5
Application of theory of planned behaviour in purchasing intention and consumption of Halal food
Jan Mei Soon, Carol Wallace

Highly commended

Volume 47 number 1
The role of food processing and appropriate storage technologies in ensuring food security and food availability in Africa
Samuel Ayofemi Olalekan Adeyeye

Outstanding reviewer

Flavio Boccia


Online Information Review

Winner(s)

Volume 41 number 6
Working with communities on social media
Mengyan Dai, Wu He, Xin Tian, Ashley Giraldi, Feng Gu

Highly commended

Volume 41 number 5
Social networking for scientists: an analysis on how and why academics use ResearchGate
Nicole Muscanell, Sonja Utz

Volume 41 number 3
Employing a visualized searching system to assist elementary students’ tactics and success of storybook searching
Po-Yao Chao, Chia-Ching Lin, Ming-Shiang Wu

Volume 41 number 3
Personalized privacy in open data sharing scenarios
David Sánchez, Alexandre Viejo

Outstanding reviewers

Azi Lev-On
Antonela Tommasel


Pacific Accounting Review

Winner(s)

Volume 29 number 4
Tax evasion and welfare fraud: do punishments fit the crime or the perception of the crime?
Lisa Marriott, Dalice Sim

Highly commended

Volume 29 number 3
CEO’s political connections, institutions and audit opinions
Fang Hu, Jenny Stewart, Weiqiang Tan

Volume 29 number 2
Does corporate governance shape the relationship between corporate social responsibility and financial performance?
Rezaul Kabir, Hanh Minh Thai

Volume 29 number 1
The market for sustainability assurance services
Muhammad Bilal Farooq, Charl de Villiers

Volume 29 number 1
A gap in management accounting education: fact or fiction
Vida Lucia Botes, Umesh Sharma

Outstanding reviewers

Paul Shantapriyan
Truc Do Thuc


Policing: An International Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 40 number 4
Assessing citizen perceptions of body-worn cameras after encounters with police
Michael D. White, Natalie Todak, Janne E. Gaub

Highly commended

Volume 40 number 2
Does the “reverse racism effect” withstand the test of police officer fatigue?
Lois James, Stephen James, Bryan Vila

Volume 40 number 4
Correlates of subject(ive) resistance in police use-of-force situations
Remi Boivin

Volume 40 number 2
Operation Thumbs Down
Jerry H. Ratcliffe, Amber Perenzin, Evan T. Sorg

Outstanding reviewers

Nicholas Perez
Scott Wolfe


Program

Winner(s)

Volume 51 number 1
Answer selection and expert finding in community question answering services
Hei-Chia Wang, Che-Tsung Yang, Yi-Hao Yen

Highly commended

Volume 51 number 3
Using Twitter sentiment and emotions analysis of Google Trends for decisions making
Ernesto D’Avanzo, Giovanni Pilato, Miltiadis Lytras


Property Management

Winner(s)

Volume 35 number 4
Prediction of performance outcomes for procurement of public-sector construction consultants for property management
Terence Lam

Highly commended

Volume 35 number 1
Housing cycles in the UK: a historical and empirical investigation
Charalambos Pitros, Yusuf Arayici

Volume 35 number 4
Preferences among real estate journals: perceptions vs reality
Douw Gert Brand Boshoff, David Parker

Outstanding reviewers

Heidi Falkenbach
Lynne Armitage


PSU Research Review: An International Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 1 number 1
Reasons for not changing to activity-based costing: a survey of Irish firms
Martin Quinn, Otman Elafi, Mark Mulgrew

Highly commended

Volume 1 number 1
Geographies of African corruption
Barney Warf

Volume 1 number 1
Environmental management control systems for carbon emissions
Nadia Di Giacomo, James Guthrie, Federica Farneti

Volume 1 number 2
Effect of local instability on fire response of steel beams
Venkatesh Kodur, Mohannad Z. Naser

Outstanding reviewers

Ahmet Can Inci
Sanjay Madria
Sherali Zeadally


Qualitative Research in Accounting & Management

Winner(s)

Volume 14 number 3
How management accountants exert influence on managers – a micro-level analysis of management accountants’ influence tactics in budgetary control meetings
Simone Mack, Lukas Goretzki

Highly commended

Volume 14 number 1
A dramaturgical accounting of cooperative performance indicators
Lawrence T. Corrigan, Daphne Rixon

Volume 14 number 2
Consequences of intensive use of non-financial performance measures in Danish family farm holdings
Morten Jakobsen

Volume 14 number 4
The interplay of managerial and non-managerial controls, institutional work, and the coordination of laterally dependent hospital activities
Kari Nyland, Charlotte Morland, John Burns

Outstanding reviewers

Elaine Harris
Stephen Jollands


Qualitative Research in Financial Markets

Winner(s)

Volume 9 number 1
Value creation in SME private equity buy-outs
Alexander D.F. Lahmann, Wiebke Stranz, Vivek K. Velamuri

Highly commended

Volume 9 number 3
A holistic perspective on sustainable banking operating system drivers
Lay Hong Tan, Boon Cheong Chew, Syaiful Rizal Hamid

Volume 9 number 1
Shareholders and managers as principal-agent hierarchies and cooperative teams
Matthias Kiefer, Edward A.E. Jones, Andrew T. Adams

Volume 9 number 1
Working capital management and firm profitability: a meta-analysis
Harsh Pratap Singh, Satish Kumar, Sisira Colombage

Outstanding reviewer

Ibeawuchi Ibekwe


Qualitative Research in Organizations and Management: An International Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 12 number 1
Words fly away, writings remain – paradoxes in and around documents
Valérie Michaud

Highly commended

Volume 12 number 1
Shadow organizing: a metaphor to explore organizing as intra-relating
Silvia Gherardi, Karen Jensen, Monika Nerland

Volume 12 number 3
Raymond Carver and the voices of everyday life
Alexander Styhre

Volume 12 number 3
From bread-maker to bomb-builder
Tracy Moniz

Outstanding reviewers

Kristene Coller
Robbie Mochrie
Laurence Cox
Pikka-Maaria Laine
Marcelo Bispo


Qualitative Research Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 17 number 1
Promoting reflection and reflexivity through narrative devices
Maria Francesca Freda, Giovanna Esposito

Highly commended

Volume 17 number 3
Borders and margins: debates on intersectionality for critical research
Ilana Mountian

Volume 17 number 2
Ethnographic research with young people: methods and rapport
Sarah Tickle

Volume 17 number 2
The role of triangulation in sensitive art-based research with children
Catherine Vanner, Mary Kimani


Quality in Ageing and Older Adults

Winner(s)

Volume 18 number 2
Delivering person-centred holistic care for older people
Roger Beech, Bie Nio Ong, Sue Jones, Vicky Edwards

Highly commended

Volume 18 number 1
A discrete choice experiment to explore carer preferences
Helen Chester, Paul Clarkson, Linda Davies, Caroline Sutcliffe, Brenda Roe, Jane Hughes, David Challis

Outstanding reviewers

Mark Wilberforce
Elspeth Mathie
Oluseyi (Florence) Jimoh


Records Management Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 27 number 1
Managing electronic records across organizational boundaries
Laurence Maroye, Seth van Hooland, Fiona Aranguren Celorrio, Sébastien Soyez, Bénédicte Losdyck, Odile Vanreck, Cécile de Terwangne

Highly commended

Volume 27 number 2
Towards interoperable recordkeeping systems
Gregory Rolan

Volume 27 number 1
The impact of an IT governance framework on the internal control environment
Michele Rubino, Filippo Vitolla, Antonello Garzoni

Volume 27 number 2
Methods, methodology and madness
Katharine Stuart

Outstanding reviewer

Shadrack Katuu


Reference Services Review

Winner(s)

Volume 45 number 4
Library instruction and information literacy 2016
Latisha Reynolds, Amber Willenborg, Samantha McClellan, Rosalinda Hernandez Linares, Elizabeth Alison Sterner

Highly commended

Volume 45 number 3
Use and users of the Minrva mobile app
Jim Hahn

Volume 45 number 2
Getting out the truth: the role of libraries in the fight against fake news
Oliver Batchelor

Outstanding reviewer

Tammy Ivins


Research Journal of Textile and Apparel

Winner(s)

Volume 21 number 3
Apparel sourcing in Sub-Saharan Africa
Ruth Dede Adikorley, Kristin Thoney-Barletta, Jeff Joines, Lori Rothenberg

Volume 1 number 21
Sustainable apparel design strategies regenerated from traditional costumes of the Chosun Dynasty
Seoha Min, Helen Koo

Highly commended

Volume 21 number 4
Evaluation of body geometry and symmetry for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis with 3D body scanning system
Lu Lu, Kit-Lun Yick, Sun Pui Ng, Joanne Yip, Chi Yung Tse

Volume 21 number 2
Copper nano mediated hygienic textiles with improved aesthetic properties
Pragnya Kanade, Bharat H. Patel

Volume 21 number 4
Designing an educational tool to revitalise woven textile mending
Viktorija Sakalyte, Tom Cassidy, Amy Holroyd

Outstanding reviewer

Wasantha Wimalaweera


Review of Accounting and Finance

Winner(s)

Volume 16 number 3
Do managers manipulate earnings to influence credit rating agencies’ decisions?
Qiuhong Zhao

Highly commended

Volume 16 number 4
Geographic proximity between lender and borrower: how does it affect crowdfunding?
Hakwoon Kim, Jooyoung Kim

Volume 16 number 3
Does corporate social responsibility disclosure improve firm investment efficiency?
Ma Zhong, Lucia Gao

Outstanding reviewers

William Hopwood
Daniel Hsiao


Review of Behavioral Finance

Winner(s)

Volume 9 number 2
Affect account of disposition effect and consequences for stock prices
Tommy Gärling, Mary Blomman, Tim Alexander Carle

Highly commended

Volume 9 number 3
Investor sentiment and US presidential elections
Carlos Colón-De-Armas, Javier Rodriguez, Herminio Romero

Volume 9 number 1
CEO pay slice and firm value: evidence from UK panel data
Valentina V. Tarkovska

Volume 9 number 1
Investor behavior: hedge fund returns and strategies
Andres Bello, Jan Smolarski, Gökçe Soydemir, Linda Acevedo

Outstanding reviewers

Chen Su
Ghulam Sarwar


Review of International Business and Strategy

Winner(s)

Volume 27 number 3
Born global firms and accidental internationalists: Has Hennart (2014) opened a can of worms?
Douglas Dow

Highly commended

Volume 27 number 4
Does organizational politics kill company growth?
Massimo Garbuio, Dan Lovallo

Volume 27 number 1
The significance of organisational learning in a global context
Abel Duarte Alonso, Ian Patrick Austin

Volume 27 number 1
Going global in groups: a relevant market entry strategy?
Gilmar Masiero, Mario Henrique Ogasavara, Marcelo Luiz Risso

Outstanding reviewers

Fabio Cassia
Tiia Vissak


Safer Communities

Winner(s)

Volume 16 number 4
Roma inclusion post Brexit: a challenge to existing rhetoric?
Zoë James, David Smith


Smart and Sustainable Built Environment

Winner(s)

Volume 6 number 3
Examining barriers and measures to promote the adoption of green building practices in Pakistan
Sana Azeem, Malik Asghar Naeem, Abdul Waheed, Muhammad Jamaluddin Thaheem


Social Enterprise Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 13 number 1
Analyzing external environment factors affecting social enterprise development
Michelle Medina Munro, Charles Belanger

Highly commended

Volume 13 number 2
Researcher subjectivity in social entrepreneurship ethnographies
Eeva Houtbeckers

Volume 13 number 3
What motivates social entrepreneurs to start social ventures?
Seham Ghalwash, Ahmed Tolba, Ayman Ismail

Volume 13 number 4
Social enterprise in New Zealand: an overview
Suzanne Grant

Outstanding reviewers

Richard Hazenberg
Fred Seddon


Social Responsibility Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 13 number 3
Carbon disclosure, freedom and democracy
Jonas Grauel, Daniel Gotthardt

Highly commended

Volume 13 number 1
United Nations Global Compact: the unmet promise of the UNGC
Cubie L.L. Lau, Cliff D. Fisher, John F. Hulpke, William Aidan Kelly, Susanna Taylor

Volume 13 number 3
The effect of business cycle, market return and momentum on financial performance of socially responsible investing mutual funds
Karen Paul

Volume 13 number 2
Social responsibility and crowdfunding businesses: a measurement development study
Shaike Marom


Social Studies Research and Practice

Winner(s)

Volume 12 number 2
Evaluating the effectiveness of an online module for increasing financial literacy
Scott Wolla

Highly commended

Volume 12 number 2
Why do young adults vote at low rates? Implications for education
Matthew Knoester, Lisa Kretz

Outstanding reviewers

Janie Hubbard
Karon LeCompte


Social Transformations in Chinese Societies

Winner(s)

Volume 13 number 1
The future of telephone surveys in Hong Kong
Stephen Wing-kai Chiu, Niantao Jiang

Highly commended

Volume 13 number 1
‘Border’ matters in discussions of cross-border students
Anita Kit-Wa Chan, Lucille Lok-Sun Ngan, Anthony K.W. Wong, W.S. Chan

Volume 13 number 1
Rethinking the political participation of Hong Kong Christians
Ka Shing Ng

Volume 13 number 2
Trivisa or Amphetamine?
Chan Ka Ming


Society and Business Review

Winner(s)

Volume 12 number 2
Rethinking the salience of not-for-profit and for-profit stakeholders of a firm
Shahzad Khurram, Florent Pestre

Highly commended

Volume 12 number 1
The hunt for the precious wood
Emmanuel K. Bunei

Volume 12 number 3
Heroic narratives of intentional non-compliance with PRME
Yue Cai Hillon

Volume 12 number 2
Problems and perspective of ecotourism in the Island of Farasan
Haythem Ayachi, Said Jaouadi

Outstanding reviewers

Jean-luc Moriceau
Guillaume Delalieux


Soldering & Surface Mount Technology

Winner(s)

Volume 29 number 3
Study of direct soldering of silicon and copper substrate by use of Bi-based solders with lanthanides addition
Roman Kolenak

Highly commended

Volume 29 number 4
CUF scaling effect on contact angle and threshold pressure
Fei Chong Ng, Mohamad Aizat Abas, MZ Abdullah, MHH Ishak, Gean Yuen Chong

Volume 29 number 1
Optimization of solder paste quantity considering the properties of solder joints
Martin Hirman, Frantisek Steiner

Volume 29 number 2
Investigation and prediction of solder joint failure analysis for ball grid array package subject to mechanical bending environment
Mei-Ling Wu, Jia-Shen Lan

Outstanding reviewer

Nick Yue


South Asian Journal of Business Studies

Winner(s)

Volume 6 number 1
Enhancing organizational commitment and employee performance through employee engagement
Owais Nazir, Jamid Ul Islam

Highly commended

Volume 6 number 1
Working capital management and firms’ profitability: evidence from emerging Asian countries
Monica Singhania, Piyush Mehta

Volume 6 number 1
Factors influencing foreign direct investment in South Asian economies
Bishnu Kumar Adhikary

Outstanding reviewers

Viswanath Baba
Abhishek Mishra


Sport, Business and Management: An International Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 7 number 1
Theory of planned behavior and women in senior-level athletic administration
Cynthia Miller Veraldo, Brody J. Ruihley

Highly commended

Volume 7 number 2
Financial fair play and competitive balance in the Premier League
Christopher John Freestone, Argyro Elisavet Manoli

Outstanding reviewer

Christos Anagnostopoulos


Strategic Direction

Winner(s)

Volume 33 number 1
Why leadership styles matter
Terence Mauri


Strategy & Leadership

Winner(s)

Volume 45 number 5
An integrative methodology for creatively exploring decision choices
Jennifer Riel, Roger Martin

Highly commended

Volume 45 number 6
Why maximizing shareholder value is a threat to U.S. business
Stephen Denning

Volume 45 number 4
Two strategies for innovating in the face of market disruption
Brian Leavy

Outstanding reviewers

David Rader
Alistair Davidson


Studies in Economics and Finance

Winner(s)

Volume 34 number 4
Valuation of the worldwide commodities sector
Marcelo Bianconi, Joe Akira Yoshino

Highly commended

Volume 34 number 4
Asynchronous ADRs: overnight vs intraday returns and trading strategies
Jamie Kang, Tim Leung

Volume 34 number 1
Determinants of stock market development: a review of the literature
Sin-Yu Ho, Bernard Njindan Iyke

Volume 34 number 2
The “celebrities” in finance: a citation analysis of finance journals
Angelito Calma

Outstanding reviewer

Harald Kinateder


Studies in Graduate and Postdoctoral Education

Winner(s)

Volume 8 number 1
Productive researchers in countries with limited research capacity
Aliya Kuzhabekova, Dinara Mukhamejanova

Highly commended

Volume 8 number 1
Getting lost (and found) in supervision: an ethnodrama
Amanda French, Alex Kendall

Volume 8 number 2
How emotions contribute to graduate students’ psychological responses during their online application for human subject research approval
John Jongho Park, Jen L. Freeman, Diane L. Schallert, Megan M. Steinhardt


Supply Chain Management: An International Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 22 number 6
Institutional complexity and sustainable supply chain management practices
Maysara Sayed, Linda C. Hendry, Marta Zorzini Bell

Volume 4 number 22
Statistical and judgmental criteria for scale purification
Andreas Wieland, Christian F. Durach, Joakim Kembro, Horst Treiblmaier

Highly commended

Volume 22 number 6
Supply chain resilience in a developing country context: a case study on the interconnectedness of threats, strategies and outcomes
Benjamin Tukamuhabwa, Mark Stevenson, Jerry Busby

Volume 22 number 1
Analysing supply chain resilience: integrating the constructs in a concept mapping framework via a systematic literature review
Abubakar Ali, Amr Mahfouz, Amr Arisha

Volume 22 number 5
An enactment theory model of supplier financial disruption risk mitigation
Marcos Paulo Valadares de Oliveira, Robert Handfield

Volume 22 number 2
Taking advantage of disruptive innovation through changes in value networks: insights from the space industry
Lourdes Pérez, Victor Dos Santos Paulino, Jesus Cambra-Fierro

Outstanding reviewers

Michael Broens
Jennifer Cross


Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 8 number 1
Water, water, everywhere
Lachlan McDonald-Kerr

Highly commended

Volume 8 number 2
Ideas in conflict: a case study on tensions in the process of preparing sustainability reports
Magnus Frostenson, Sven Helin

Volume 8 number 4
Psychosocial factors influencing the experience of sustainability professionals
Nadine Andrews

Outstanding reviewers

Marie-Anne Verdier
Venkat Narayanan


The Electronic Library

Winner(s)

Volume 35 number 5
Towards a holistic model for quality of learning object repositories
Christian Vidal-Castro, Alejandra Andrea Segura Navarrete, Victor Menendez-Dominguez, Claudia Martinez-Araneda

Highly commended

Volume 35 number 5
Analysing the relationship between information-seeking and help-seeking behaviours in a digital library
Mohammad Zerehsaz

Volume 35 number 5
Haze in the digital library: design issues hampering accessibility for blind users
Rakesh Babu, Iris Xie

Volume 35 number 1
Research on the organization of user needs information in the big data environment
Feicheng Ma, Ye Chen, Yiming Zhao

Outstanding reviewers

Vadim Gureyev
Zhang, Chengzhi


The International Journal of Logistics Management

Winner(s)

Volume 28 number 4
I know it when I see it: the nature of trust, trustworthiness signals, and strategic trust construction
Stanley E. Fawcett, Yao Henry Jin, Amydee M. Fawcett, Gregory Magnan

Highly commended

Volume 28 number 2
The past and future of supply chain collaboration: a literature synthesis and call for research
Peter M. Ralston, R. Glenn Richey, Scott J. Grawe

Volume 28 number 4
Organizational design change in multinational supply chain organizations
Joseph Roh, Virpi Turkulainen, Judith M. Whipple, Morgan Swink

Outstanding reviewer

Dubey Rameshwar


The Journal of Adult Protection

Winner(s)

Volume 19 number 5
10,000 Voices: service users’ experiences of adult safeguarding
Lorna Montgomery, Deborah Hanlon, Christine Armstrong

Highly commended

Volume 19 number 2
Renegotiating power in adult safeguarding: the role of advocacy
Sarah P. Lonbay, Toby Brandon

Volume 19 number 6
Exploring care home providers’ public commitments to human rights in light of the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights
Caroline Emmer De Albuquerque Green

Outstanding reviewer

Pete Morgan


The Journal of Mental Health Training, Education and Practice

Winner(s)

Volume 12 number 1
Yoga and mindfulness for anxiety and depression and the role of mental health professionals: a literature review
Nicole Butterfield, Tim Schultz, Philippa Rasmussen, Michael Proeve

Highly commended

Volume 12 number 1
Mental health workers’ values and their congruency with recovery principles
Bianca A. Glajz, Frank P. Deane, Virginia Williams

Volume 12 number 2
Examining mental health literacy, help seeking behaviours, and mental health outcomes in UK university students
Paul Gorczynski, Wendy Sims-schouten, Denise Hill, Janet Clare Wilson

Outstanding reviewers

Peter Alle
Arinola Adefila


The Journal of Risk Finance

Winner(s)

Volume 18 number 3
Systemic operational risk
Thomas Kaspereit, Kerstin Lopatta, Suren Pakhchanyan, Jörg Prokop

Highly commended

Volume 18 number 1
Risk management and managerial mindset
Ronald William Eastburn, Alex Sharland

Volume 18 number 2
CDS spreads as an independent measure of credit risk
Florian Kiesel, Jonathan Spohnholtz

Volume 18 number 1
The impact of time discretization on solvency measurement
Hato Schmeiser, Daliana Luca


The Learning Organization: An International Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 24 number 1
Unlearning established organizational routines – Part I
Marlena Fiol, Edward O’Connor

Volume 2 number 24
Unlearning established organizational routines – Part II
C. Marlena Fiol, Edward J. O’Connor

Highly commended

Volume 24 number 5
Balancing countervailing processes at a Lithuanian university
Liudvika Leisyte, Mantas Vilkas, Egle Staniskiene, Daiva Zostautiene

Volume 24 number 3
N-loop learning: part I – of hedgehog, fox, dodo bird and sphinx
Bernard L. Simonin

Outstanding reviewer

Laurie Field


The TQM Journal

Winner(s)

Volume 29 number 1
Improving health care quality: the implementation of whistleblowing
Maria Vincenza Ciasullo, Silvia Cosimato, Rocco Palumbo

Highly commended

Volume 29 number 4
Servicescape navigation
Angelo Bonfanti, Vania Vigolo, Jackie Douglas, Claudio Baccarani

Volume 29 number 6
Considering pollution in the higher education (HE) service ecosystem
Montserrat Díaz-Méndez, Michael Saren, Evert Gummesson

Volume 29 number 5
The role of organisational climate in readiness for change to Lean Six Sigma
Jackie Douglas, David Muturi, Alexander Douglas, Jacqueline Ochieng

Outstanding reviewers

Silvia Cosimato
Rocco Palumbo


Therapeutic Communities

Winner(s)

Volume 38 number 2
Therapeutic communities and group analysis
Jan Lees, Rex Haigh, Sarah Tucker

Highly commended

Volume 38 number 3
Human rights, the capability approach and Quality of Life: an integrated paradigm of support in the quest for social justice
Jessica De Maeyer, Hanne Vandenbussche, Claudia Claes, Didier Reynaert

Volume 38 number 3
Milieu approaches and other adaptations of therapeutic community method: past and future
Steve Pearce, Rex Haigh

Volume 38 number 2
Perceptions of therapeutic principles in a therapeutic community
Georgina Capone, Louise Braham, Thomas Schroder, Nima Moghaddam

Outstanding reviewers

Geraldine Akerman
Elisabeth De Schauwer


Tizard Learning Disability Review

Winner(s)

Volume 22 number 1
Supporting people with learning disabilities to make and maintain intimate relationships
Claire Bates, Louise Terry, Keith Popple

Highly commended

Volume 22 number 2
A family’s battle to understand “challenging behaviour”
David Jack, Jill Jack

Volume 22 number 4
Variation in rates of inpatient admissions and lengths of stay experienced by adults with learning disabilities in England
Elaine James, Chris Hatton, Mark Brown

Outstanding reviewers

Neil Sinclair
Anne MacDonald


Tourism Review

Winner(s)

Volume 72 number 2
Customer relationship management research in tourism and hospitality: a state-of-the-art
Roya Rahimi, Mehmet Ali Köseoglu, Ayse Begum Ersoy, Fevzi Okumus

Volume 2 number 72
Evaluating the impact of mega-sporting events on hotel pricing strategies: the case of the 2014 FIFA World Cup
Albert A. Barreda, Sandra Zubieta, Han Chen, Marina Cassilha, Yoshimasa Kageyama

Highly commended

Volume 72 number 1
Social responsibility influence on customer trust in hotels: mediating effects of reputation and word-of-mouth
Mohammad Reza Jalilvand, Leila Nasrolahi Vosta, Hamze Kazemi Mahyari, Javad Khazaei Pool

Volume 72 number 1
Cruise tourism management: state of the art
Alexis Papathanassis

Volume 72 number 1
Environmental awareness, initiatives and performance in the hotel industry of Macau
Yim King Penny Wan, Sow Hup Joanne Chan, Hui Lan Wendy Huang

Outstanding reviewers

Barbara Neuhofer
Dejan Krizaj
Vijay Reddy
Noel Scott
Giampaolo Viglia


Transforming Government: People, Process and Policy

Winner(s)

Volume 11 number 1
Open data ecosystems: an international comparison
Evgeny Styrin, Luis Felipe Luna-Reyes, Teresa M. Harrison

Highly commended

Volume 11 number 1
Transparency and open government data
Andreiwid Sh. Corrêa, Evandro Couto de Paula, Pedro Luiz Pizzigatti Corrêa, Flávio Soares Corrêa da Silva

Volume 11 number 1
Transparency-by-design as a foundation for open government
Marijn Janssen, Ricardo Matheus, Justin Longo, Vishanth Weerakkody

Volume 11 number 2
Determinants of citizens’ mobile apps future use in Chinese local governments
Christopher G. Reddick, Yueping Zheng


Working with Older People

Winner(s)

Volume 21 number 1
Ageing well in the right place: partnership working with older people
Judith Sixsmith, Mei Lan Fang, Ryan Woolrych, Sarah L. Canham, Lupin Battersby, Andrew Sixsmith

Highly commended

Volume 21 number 2
Research involving people with dementia: a literature review
Emma Rivett


World Journal of Science, Technology and Sustainable Development

Winner(s)

Volume 14 number 1
Science and technology in the framework of the sustainable development goals
Mariana Imaz, Claudia Sheinbaum


Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes

Winner(s)

Volume 9 number 3
Conclusion: managing rapid tourism growth
Leonardo (Don) A.N. Dioko

Highly commended

Volume 9 number 6
The tourist experience: can destinations maintain authenticity?
Richard Butler

Volume 9 number 1
Analysis of market conditions for logistics services and tourism: a Caribbean perspective
Fritz Pinnock, Ibrahim Ajagunna, Sandra Casanova

Volume 9 number 6
Trends in wine tourism: the Fladgate group perspective
Adrian Bridge


Young Consumers: Insight and Ideas for Responsible Marketers

Winner(s)

Volume 18 number 1
Co-creating advertising literacy awareness campaigns for minors
Kristien Daems, Ingrid Moons, Patrick De Pelsmacker

Highly commended

Volume 18 number 1
Influence of social media marketing communications on young consumers’ attitudes
Rodney Graeme Duffett


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