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DECISION

DECISION

Official Journal of Indian Institute of Management Calcutta

Editor-in-Chief: R. Rajesh Babu

ISSN: 0304-0941 (print version)
ISSN: 2197-1722 (electronic version)

Journal no. 40622

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DECISION is a double-blind peer reviewed journal housed at the Indian Institute of Management Calcutta. It is a quarterly publication, with issues in March, June, September and December.
  • focuses on theoretical issues of policy-design and management on one hand; on the other, there is a focus on bringing out the rich context of practice, especially in India, through ‘thick descriptions’ 
  • attempts to contribute to the different aspects of management thought, research and practice within the larger economic, cultural, political and social contexts  

The journal attempts to contribute to all aspects of management thought, research and practice. The journal welcomes innovative research-based articles in any area of management. Practicing managers are welcome to submit data-based case studies for publication. The journal welcomes articles preferably with appropriate analysis on various social, political, economic and other environmental factors which have a relevance to policy or implementation, in business or in the public sector.

Articles published in Decision are relevant to management theory and to management practice. Publications indicate an understanding of the relevant literature and the contribution of the submissions to this body of research. Empirical articles published have an appropriate methodology and relate their findings to the existing literature. Methodological articles attempt to show how they further existing theory. The journal aims at advancing existing thought and/or practices in the relevant field and hence publishes articles that endeavour to be original and insightful. 

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    With globalisation and changing business environment, the design and landscape of policies in public systems and private corporations are rapidly changing. Consequently, contemporary management theories and practices too are intensely debated across academic disciplines, as they are in different countries. The journal aims at advancing existing thought and/or practices in the field of Management and aims to help managers in decision-making process. The journal thus attempts to contribute to all aspects of management thought, research and practice.

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    Eclectic in nature, DECISION welcomes innovative research articles and case studies in the wide spectrum of management disciplines. The Journal prefers articles that are interdisciplinary: which go beyond the functional boundaries of disciplines when addressing real-world problems by embracing approaches of multiple disciplines in both theory and method.  DECISION also actively encourages academics and practitioners from related areas in social science and humanities to submit insightful research output that have relevance to the evolving management discipline. The journal welcomes innovative research-based articles in any area of management. Practicing managers are welcome to submit data-based case studies for publication. Additionally, preferred articles are those with appropriate analysis on various social, political, economic and other environmental factors which have a relevance to policy or implementation, in business or in the public sector. 

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