Asian Journal of Management Science and Applications

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Editor in Chief: Prof. Yong Yin
ISSN online: 2049-8691
ISSN print: 2049-8683
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AJMSA addresses the broad area of management science and its applications in industry and business. It is particularly receptive to research relevant to the practice of management within the Asian region and its effects beyond. It covers studies on how management work is done (descriptive) and/or should be done (normative) in diverse organisational forms. These include for-profit/non-profit firms, private/public sector institutions and formal/informal social networks. It uses tools from fields such as OR/MS, mathematics, statistics, industrial engineering, psychology and sociology.


 Topics covered include

  • Business strategy
  • Computing and information technologies
  • Decision analysis, optimisation
  • Economics
  • Environment, energy and natural resources
  • Finance and risk management, revenue management
  • Industrial engineering and human factors
  • Marketing science
  • Operations management
  • Organisations
  • Policy modelling and public sector OR
  • Product development and management
  • Service science
  • Simulation and stochastic models
  • Transportation

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AJMSA aims to provide a platform for coverage of the problems, interests and concerns of managers and to enable particularly discussion of multi-disciplinary and multi-paradigmatic approaches to scientific management


AJMSA serves the Management Science community within and beyond the Asian region, including researchers, educators, practitioners and students.


AJMSA publishes original, high-quality papers, review papers, case studies and notes. Special Issues devoted to important topics in management, especially in Asia, will occasionally be published.



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    Editor in Chief

  • Yin, Yong, Doshisha University, Japan

Advisory Board

  • Evans, Steve, University of Cambridge, UK
  • Huang, Haijun, Beihang University, China
  • Kijima, Kyoichi Jim, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
  • Stecke, Kathryn E., University of Texas at Dallas, USA
  • Wang, Shuning, Tsinghua University, China
  • Yasuda, Kazuhiko, Tohoku University, Japan

Editorial Board Members

  • Arakawa, Masahiro, Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan
  • Chen, Kuen-Suan, National Chin-Yi University of Technology, Taiwan
  • Chiu, Y. Stephen, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
  • Dong, Yanwen, Fukushima University, Japan
  • Feng, Ling, Tokyo University of Science, Japan
  • Huang, Bo, HEC Paris, France
  • Huang, Min, Northeastern University, China
  • Islam, Sardar M. N., Victoria University, Australia
  • Kajihara, Yasuhiro, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan
  • Kaku, Ikou, Tokyo City University, Japan
  • Lee, Cheong-Ho, Chosun University, South Korea
  • Lei, Ming, Peking University, China
  • Li, Kevin W., University of Windsor, Canada
  • Li, Dongni, Beijing Institute of Technology, China
  • Liu, Xianbing, Institute for Global Environmental Strategies, Japan
  • Liu, ChenGuang, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China
  • Luo, Xiao, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • Meena, Purushottam Lal, New York Institute of Technology, USA
  • Ng, Peggy, York University, Canada
  • Noda, Hideo, Tokyo University of Science, Japan
  • Novani, Santi, Bandung Institute of Technology, Indonesia
  • Putro, Utomo Sarjono, Bandung Institute of Technology, Indonesia
  • Riezebos, Jan, University of Groningen, Netherlands
  • Sato, Kimitoshi, Kanagawa University, Japan
  • Shahin, Arash, University of Isfahan, Iran
  • Shiina, Takayuki, Waseda University, Japan
  • Song, Yu, Fukuoka Institute of Technology, Japan
  • Suer, Gursel A., Ohio University, USA
  • Sun, Sunny Li, University of Missouri-Kansas City, USA
  • Supatgiat, Chonawee, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
  • Suresh, Nallan C., University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, USA
  • Tang, Jiafu, Northeastern University, China
  • Wang, Huiwen, Beihang University, China
  • Wang, Hongwei, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
  • Weng, Jiahua, Waseda University, Japan
  • Wu, Sen, University of Science and Technology Beijing, China
  • Wu, Fuke, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
  • Wu, Chienwen, National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan
  • Xu, Hua, University of Tsukuba, Japan
  • Xu, Chunhui, Chiba Institute of Technology, Japan
  • Yagi, Kyoko, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan
  • Yamazaki, Mizuki, Tokyo City University, Japan
  • Zeng, Dao-Zhi, Tohoku University, Japan
  • Zhang, Jiantong, Tongji University, China


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