Financial Times Top 45 Journals Used in Business School Research Rankings

Below is the list of  journals used by the Financial Times (FT) in compiling the Business School research rankings. "This research rank is calculated according to the number of faculty publications published in 45 academic and practitioner journals. Points are awarded to the business school at which the author is currently employed. The total is then weighted for faculty size."

Publication Title Subject Area Publisher Info for Authors
1 Academy of Management Journal Management Academy of Management Info
2 Academy of Management Perspectives Management Academy of Management Info
3 Academy of Management Review Management Academy of Management Info
4 Accounting, Organizations and Society Accounting Elsevier Info
5 Accounting Review Accounting American Accounting Association Info
6 Administrative Science Quarterly Management Cornell University Info
7 American Economic Review Economics American Economic Association Info
8 California Management Review Management University of California, Berkeley Info
9 Contemporary Accounting Research Accounting Wiley / Canadian Academic Accounting Association Info
10 Econometrica Economics Wiley / Econometric Society Info
11 Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice Entrepreneurship Wiley / United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship Info
12 Harvard Business Review Management Harvard Business School Publishing Info
13 Human Resource Management Human Resources Wiley Info
14 Information Systems Research Operations & Information Systems INFORMS (Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) Info
15 Journal of Accounting and Economics Accounting Elsevier Info
16 Journal of Accounting Research Accounting Wiley / University of Chicago Info
17 Journal of Applied Psychology Organizational Behaviour American Psychological Association Info
18 Journal of Business Ethics Ethics Springer Info
19 Journal of Business Venturing Entrepreneurship Elsevier Info
20 Journal of Consumer Psychology Marketing Elsevier Info
21 Journal of Consumer Research Marketing University of Chicago Press Info
22 Journal of Finance Finance Wiley / American Finance Association Info
23 Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis Finance Cambridge University Press Info
24 Journal of Financial Economics Finance Elsevier Info
25 Journal of International Business Studies International Business Palgrave Macmillan / Academy of International Business Info
26 Journal of Management Studies Management Wiley / Society for the Advancement of Managment Studies Info
27 Journal of Marketing Marketing American Marketing Association Info
28 Journal of Marketing Research Marketing American Marketing Association Info
29 Journal of Operations Management Operations & Information Systems Elsevier Info
30 Journal of Political Economy Economics University of Chicago Press Info
31 Journal of the American Statistical Association Statistics American Statistical Association Info
32 Management Science Operations & Information Systems INFORMS (Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) Info
33 Marketing Science Marketing INFORMS (Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) Info
34 MIS Quarterly Operations & Information Systems Managment Information Systems Research Centre, University of Minnesota Info
35 MIT Sloan Management Review Management MIT Press (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) Info
36 Operations Research Operations & Information Systems INFORMS (Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) Info
37 Organization Science Organizational Behaviour INFORMS (Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) Info
38 Organization Studies Organizational Behaviour Sage Info
39 Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes Organizational Behaviour Elsevier Info
40 Production and Operations Management Operations & Information Systems Wiley / POMS (Production and Operations Management Society) Info
41 Quarterly Journal of Economics Economics Oxford University Press Info
42 RAND Journal of Economics Economics Wiley / RAND Corporation Info
43 Review of Accounting Studies Accounting Springer Info
44 Review of Financial Studies Finance Oxford University Press Info
45 Strategic Management Journal Management Wiley Info

Notes:
• The list of titles is based upon survey feedback from business schools participating in the EMBA and MBA rankings.
• The FT top 40 list expanded to the FT top 45 list in 2010.

Last Reviewed: July 18, 2013