The Australian Journal of Management is an international peer-reviewed journal that publishes research in accounting, applied economics, finance, industrial relations, political science, psychology, statistics, and other disciplines, provided the application is to management.
We also publish research in areas such as marketing, corporate strategy, operations management, organisation development, decision analysis, and other problem-focused paradigms. In the Australian Research Council's Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) initiative 2012 quality rating AJM is ranked as a tier A journal.
The Australian Journal of Management was founded at the fledgling AGSM @ UNSW Business School in 1976. The foundation editor was Ray Ball, followed by Chris Adam, John Conybeare, the late Vic Taylor, Phillip Yetton, John Roberts, and Robert Marks, Baljit Sidhu and Jane Baxter.
Editor in Chief: Andrew Jackson
Publication frequency: 4 issues a year
Publisher: SAGE Publications
2019 Impact Factor: 1.065
5-Year Impact Factor: 1.421
Ranking Business: 133/152
Ranking Management: 192/226
Please contact Sussanne Nottage
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Editorial Statements outlining the scope of the journal and the type of manuscripts publishes for the various subject areas can be accessed
Call for Papers
The Ray Ball Prize
The Australian Journal of Management awards a prize for the most outstanding paper published during the previous year. Starting this year, the award has been renamed in honour of Ray Ball, who was the founding editor of the journal in 1976. The journal has named the award in recognition of both his contribution to the broad management academic community, but also his involvement in the setting up of the journal.
Anna Loyeung, The Role of Boutique Financial Advisors in Mergers and Acquisitions
Vol. 44(2), 2019, pp. 212-247).
Cynthia Cai, Jennifer Gippel, Yushu Zhu and Abhay Singh, The power of crowds: Grand challenges in the Asia Pacific Region
Volume 44(4), 2019, pp. 551-570
E. Yetton Prize
Ron Bird, Doug Foster, Jack Gray, Adrian M Raftery, Susan Thorp and Danny Yeung,
Who starts a self-managed superannuation fund and why?
Volume 43 (3), 2018, pp. 476-492
Simon Torp and Bo Bernhard Nielsen,
Psychological ownership and financial firm performance
Volume 43 (3), 2018, pp. 201-223