Calls for papers


International Journal of Services, Economics and Management
International Journal of Services, Economics and Management


Special Issue on: "Essential Services Management: Issues and Challenges"

Guest Editor: Dr. M. Palani Natha Raja, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, India

The objective of this special issue is to enhance research contributions on the essential services area to the modern globalised context, with particular emphasis on the application of theory and management science and methods of quantitative analysis.

It aims to share the research experiences from the development of service sectors across the world and provides a platform for intellectual discussion on essential service sectors of interest to an International readership.

Subject Coverage
Topics included, but are not limited to:
  • Service system management
  • Higher education service
  • Healthcare service
  • Information technology and telecommunication service
  • Service supply chain management
  • E-services

Notes for Prospective Authors

Submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere

All papers are refereed through a peer review process. A guide for authors, sample copies and other relevant information for submitting papers are available on the Author Guidelines page

Important Dates

Deadline for full paper submission : 1 December, 2008

Intimation to the authors : 25 December, 2008

Corrected version of full paper : 10 January, 2009