International Journal of Management and Decision Making
- Editor in Chief
- Prof. Dr. Madjid Tavana
- ISSN online
- ISSN print
- 4 issues per year
- CiteScore 2020 1.8
The general themes of IJMDM seek to develop our understanding of organisational decision making and the technology used to support the decision process. A particular purpose is to consider management processes in international and cross-cultural contexts and to secure international inputs and comparisons. IJMDM aims to provide a new venue for high quality papers focusing on the analytical and empirical study of management processes in private and public sector organisations - including cases and action research.
Topics covered include
- Making and implementing strategic decisions
- The strategy process and entrepreneurship
- Centralisation and decentralisation in large enterprises and management implications
- Strategic alliances between business corporations
- Networks and joint ventures
- Entrepreneurship and management process in the smaller business
- Innovative processes in organisations
- Organisational development, change processes and their measurement
- The interplay of individual and organisation
- Communications in organisations
- Decision support systems
- Electronic messaging
- Technological developments in competitive environments
- Management in private and public sector organisations: comparisons and contrasts
The objectives of the IJMDM are to develop, promote and coordinate management and organisational decision making. It also aims to help professionals and business educators and policy-makers to contribute, to disseminate information and to learn from each other|s work. The international dimension is emphasised in order to overcome cultural and national barriers and to meet the needs of accelerating technological change and changes in the global economy.
Academics, research workers and students - especially graduate students in doctoral, MBA and similar programmes; executives and managers, policy makers and administrators in private and public sector enterprises and systems; management consultants and specialists in business functions, e.g. in research and development departments or human resource development.
IJMDM publishes original and review papers, case studies, conference reports, management reports, book reviews and commentaries on developments in the literature of management and decision making, notes on research work in progress, and news. Contribution may be by submission or invitation, and suggestions for special issues and publications are welcome.
IJMDM is indexed in:
- Scopus (Elsevier)
- Academic OneFile (Gale)
- Business Source Premier (EBSCO)
- cnpLINKer (CNPIEC)
- Expanded Academic ASAP (Gale)
- OneFile Business (Gale)
- General OneFile (Gale)
- Google Scholar
- Info Trac (Gale)
- International Abstracts in Operations Research (Palgrave Macmillan)
- Pirabase (Smithers Pira)
- ProQuest ABI/Inform Collection
- ProQuest Advanced Technologies Database with Aerospace
IJMDM is listed in:
- Agenzia Nazionale di Valutazione del sistema Universitario e della Ricerca (ANVUR)
- Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities
Editor in Chief
- Tavana, Madjid, La Salle University, USA
- O'Connor, Aidan, Osnabrück University, Germany
- Perrone, Giovanni, Università degli Studi di Palermo, Italy
- Ulhøi, John Parm, Aarhus University, Denmark
Editorial Board Members
- Bryson, John, University of Minnesota, USA
- Chen, Houn-Gee, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
- Chen, Jason C.H., Gonzaga University, USA
- Chen, Kuen-Suan, National Chin-Yi University of Technology, Taiwan
- Connolly, Michael, University of Glamorgan, UK
- Davies, Barry, University of Gloucestershire , UK
- Dhir, Krishna S., Berry College, USA
- Di Caprio, Debora, University of Trento, Italy
- Engemann, Kurt J., Iona College, USA
- Finlay, Paul, University of Loughborough, UK
- Greco, Marco, University of Cassino and Southern Lazio , Italy
- Horn, S. Peter, International School of Management, USA
- Jiménez-Marín, Gloria, University of Seville, Spain
- Klein, Robert, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany
- Lapina, Yulia, Ukrainian Academy of Banking, Ukraine
- Lewis, Duncan, University of Glamorgan , UK
- Lombardi, Rosa, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
- Lu, Stephen C.-Y., University of Southern California, USA
- Nyaw, M.K., Lingnan University, Hong Kong SAR, China
- Ocampo, Lanndon A., Cebu Technological University, Philippines
- Okachi, Katsuki, Ryukoku University, Japan
- Paoloni, Paola, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
- Read, Martin, University of Portsmouth, UK
- Reekie, Duncan, University of Witwatersrand, South Africa
- Sako, Mari, University of Oxford, UK
- Santos Arteaga, Francisco J., Free University of Bolzano, Italy
- Savery, Lawson, South Cross University, Australia
- Shenhar, Aaron J., Stevens Institute of Technology, USA
- Shokouhyar, Sajjad, University of Shahid Beheshti, Iran
- Sorooshian, Shahryar, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
- Sugihara, Oshio, Nagasaki University, Japan
- Teich, Jeffrey, New Mexico State University, USA
- Trequattrini, Raffaele, University of Cassino and Southern Lazio, Italy
- Wallenius, Jyrki, Aalto University School of Business, Finland
- Watson, Stephen, Lancaster University , UK
- Wei, Yi-Ming, Beijing Institute of Technology (BIT), China
- Zandkarimkhani, Shiva, University of Tehran, Iran
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Predicting COVID-19 infection spikes
21 December, 2021
A comparison of two approaches to the popular moving average forecasting method in time series analysis could allow researchers to make more accurate predictions of COVID-19 infections in the short term. Details are published in the International Journal of Management and Decision Making. Seng Hansun of the Informatics Department at Universitas Multimedia Nusantara in Tangerang, Indonesia, Vincent Charles of the School of Management at the University of Bradford, Tatiana Gherman of the Faculty of Business and Law at the University of Northampton, UK, and Vijayakumar Varadarajan of the School of Computer Science and Engineering at The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, discuss the weighted exponential moving average (WEMA) and the Hull moving average (HMA). WEMA was first introduced in 2013 and is now widely used, but suffers from lags. To overcome this issue, the team has developed a novel zero-lag Hull-WEMA method that combines HMA and WEMA [...]More details...