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Schmalenbach Journal of Business Research (SBUR) is the joint official journal of Schmalenbach-Gesellschaft für Betriebswirtschaft e.V. and Verband der Hochschullehrer für Betriebswirtschaft e.V. (VHB), replacing the associations‘ former official journals Business Research (BuR), Schmalenbach Business Review (SBR), and building on Schmalenbachs Zeitschrift für betriebswirtschaftliche Forschung (ZfbF). The three journals were merged to form SBUR and ceased to publish under their previous names. SBUR publishes in the English language only.

SBUR is a fully Open Access journal. For information on the publication fees, please go to the Journal Updates section below and read the Note on the Publication Fee.
More information on SBUR and its predecessor journals, including links to their previously published content, can be found in the Journal Updates section as well.

  • Publishes high-quality research in all areas of business administration
  • Is available under Gold Open Access
  • Official Journal of the Verband der Hochschullehrer für Betriebswirtschaft and the Schmalenbach-Gesellschaft für Betriebswirtschaft

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  • Alfred Wagenhofer,
  • Thomas Gehrig
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28 days
Submission to first decision
105 days
Submission to acceptance
98,764 (2020)

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This journal has 27 open access articles

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