Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope


Business and management with the academic and practical development on the fields of business management. Researchers have been conducted in the areas of financial, marketing, human resources, operations, and strategic management. For this reason, a means of disseminating research results are needed to have an impact on the development of science in the fields of business and management. Business Management Analysis Journal (BMAJ) is a publication forum for academics, researchers, and practitioners to disseminate and promote original quantitative scientific research articles in the fields of business and management.



Business Management Analysis Journal (BMAJ) invites manuscript areas of interest include but are not restricted to:

Financial Management
• Efficiency of financial institutions
• Derivatives markets
• Mutual funds
• Market efficiency
• Equity markets
• Money markets
• Risk measurement and management
• Foreign exchange markets, etc

Human Resources Management
• Future Trends in HRM
• International HRM
• Labour relation
• Employment Law
• HRM and Technology
• Talent Management and Leadership
• Careers and Global Work
• Rewards and Performance Management
• Organizational Behaviour
• Organizational Culture
• Responsible and Sustainable HRM

Marketing Management
• Advertising
• Consumer Behavior
• Marketing Research
• Integrated Marketing
• E-Commerce
• Relationship Marketing
• Marketing and Business Ethics
• Media and Crisis Communication
• Public Relations & Promotional Strategy
• Service Marketing
• Brand Management
• Customer Relationship Management
• International Marketing
• Marketing Environment
• Retail Management
• Contemporary Marketing Thoughts

Operation Management
• Sustainable Operations & Supply Chain Management
• Lean Management, Quality Management & Operations Excellence
• Innovation & New Product Development
• Operations & Supply Chain Strategy
• Logistics & Supply Chain Management
• Purchasing & Strategic Sourcing
• Global Operations & Supply Chains
• Service Operations
• Big Data & New Technologies
• Behavioral Operations Management

Strategic Management
• Distribution Strategies
• Product Development Strategies
• Leadership
• Managing Small, Medium and Large Enterprises
• Negotiations
• Competitive Strategies
• Risk Management
• Strategic Marketing
• Competition


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

  1. All submission must be done through BMAJ online journal system (OJS). Paper must be written according to the BMAJ's guidelines
  2. The submission that does not meet the journal criteria are rejected by the editor. 
  3. Submissions that meet the journal criteria are sent to single blind peer review process.
  4. Based on the reviewer's recommendation the reviewers will make one of the following decisions regarding the manuscript:
    - Rejected
    - Need revision
    - Accepted
    Author will receive email from the editor regarding the decision.
  5. If it is decided that the submission need revision, then paper should be resubmitted through BMAJ OJS no later than 30 days after the decision.
  6. The editor resends the paper to the reviewer.
  7. Author may be asked to make multiple revisions sufficient improvement have not been made.
  8. Once paper is accepted the copyright form will be checked and proceed to the layout and copyedit process.
  9. Authors will be given 3 days to proofread the paper before it is published.

(Process 1-7 will take 1 to 5 months. Process 8-9 will take 1 month.  The editorial team reserves the right to revise the style of writing with a note that it does not change the intent and quality of the article.)

Editorial & Publishing Process


Publication Frequency

Business Management Analysis Journal (BMAJ) publishes twice in a year (on April and October).


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



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