Australian Journal of Management (AJM)

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.

  • Editor-in-Chief: Jane Baxter
  • Publication frequency: 4 issues a year
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications
  •  2-Year Impact Factor: 1.400
    Ranking: Business 62 of 120
           Management 89 out of 192
    5-Year Impact Factor: 1.489

Please contact Sussanne Nottage for Initial enquiries about publishing in the Australian Journal of Management.

E. Yetton Prize

The E. Yetton Prize was inaugurated in December 1994 to celebrate the article published in the journal in the previous year that is of exceptional quality and is likely to have a substantial impact in the field of management research.

The winning paper prize for the year 2015 has been awarded to:

2015 Winner (40th Anniversary of the Journal)
Antonio Davila, George Foster, Xiaobin He, and Carlos Shimizu
The rise and fall of startups: Creation and destruction of revenue and jobs by young companies
Volume 40: (1) 2015 pp. 6-35

2015 Runner-up
Clinch, G., & Verrecchia, R. E.
Voluntary disclosure and the cost of capital
Volume 40: (2) 2015 pp. 201-223

Australian Journal of Management latest issue 

February 2017
Australian Journal of Management