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International Journal of Gender and Entrepreneurship

International Journal of Gender and Entrepreneurship

ISSN: 1756-6266

This journal is a Hybrid Open Access journal
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CiteScore 2016: 2.54
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The International Journal of Gender and Entrepreneurship has been placed within the top 4% of most-cited research in the Gender Studies field by Scopus. For more information, please feel free to contact us or take a look at the impressive metrics here.

Professor Colette Henry, Editor of the International Journal of Gender and Entrepreneurship, was awarded the European Entrepreneurship Award for 2017. More information can be found here

About the journal

Launched in 2009, the International Journal of Gender and Entrepreneurship (IJGE) aims to facilitate the natural evolution of the field of gender and entrepreneurship by drawing together the very best research contributions from around the world.

The journal seeks to:

  • Provide a dedicated publication outlet for high calibre, international research of interest to scholars, entrepreneurs and policy makers in the field of gender and entrepreneurship 
  • Offer a unique perspective on the practice of gender and entrepreneurship by including sections dedicated to practitioner and policy content
  • Support a more consistent global approach to the presentation of research in the field
  • Platform the work of dynamic young researchers and those who are in a position to offer new perspectives on this particular research area
  • Enable those active in the area as researchers, educators, trainers, practitioners, support personnel and policy makers to keep up to date with the field on an international level.

Coverage includes:

The coverage of the journal includes, but is not limited to:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Female/Women’s entrepreneurship 
  • Business
  • Management
  • Strategy
  • Gender
  • Economics
  • Internationalization
  • Marketing


  • The only journal within the entrepreneurship field to be dedicated to gender and entrepreneurship
  • Papers that will facilitate the development of the field of gender and entrepreneurship and the recognition of the discipline as a major theme within the general entrepreneurship and small business arena
  • A leading edge publication that combines the best peer-reviewed research with dedicated policy content aimed at practitioners in the field


Recent Special Issues

Gender issues in knowledge-based entrepreneurship: Women as knowledge creators and entrepreneurs (Volume 9, Issue 1) - Guest Editor: Alessandra Micozzi. All of the papers in this special issue confirm the importance of fostering entrepreneurial education among students. Entrepreneurship is crucial to boosting productivity, increasing competition and innovation, creating employment and prosperity and revitalizing communities.

This journal is ranked, indexed and abstracted by:

American Sociological Association, Australian Business Deans Council, Australian Research Council (ERA Journal List), Chartered Association for Business Schools (CABS, UK) Academic Journal Guide 2018, ReadCube Discover, Scopus

International Journal of Gender and Entrepreneurship is available as part of an online subscription to the Emerald Business, Management & Strategy eJournals Collection. For more information, please email collections@emeraldinsight.com or visit the Emerald Business, Management & Strategy eJournals Collection page.

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