International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management (IJESBM)

ISSN 2394-160X



Virginia Barba-Sánchez, 

Department of Business Administration, 

ESII, Paseo de los Estudiantes, 

s/n, Albacete-02008, 


Associate Editor:

Susana Garrido Azevedo, 

Management and Economics Department, University of Beira Interior, Polo IV - Estrada do Sineiro, Covilhă, 6200 – 209, Portugal


Dr. R. B. Sharma, 

Department of Accounting, Salman Bin Abdul Aziz University, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, College of Business Administration, 

Al Kharj, P.O. Box: 165, Zip Code: 11942, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia













International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management (IJESBM) is an International Open Access Journal which aims to publish all the latest and outstanding research articles, reviews and letters in all areas of Small Business Management, Entrepreneurship and major aspects of Business Development. 


Each issue contains a series of timely, in-depth written articles by leaders in the field, covering a wide range of the integration of multidimensional challenges of Entrepreneurship, Business Management, Finance, Marketing and Small Business Management.


Contributors include researchers and practitioners in industry, government, and academe. International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management (IJESBM) is an international research journal, devoted to original and interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed papers on theoretical and research related to Business Administration, Entrepreneurship, Management, HRM, Finance, Marketing and Business Management with similar emphasis on all topics.


Types of paper:

Regular articles: These should describe new and carefully confirmed findings, and experimental procedures should be given in sufficient detail for others to verify the work. The length of a full paper should be the minimum required to describe and interpret the work clearly.


Short Communications: A Short Communication is suitable for recording the results of complete small investigations or giving details of new models or hypotheses, innovative methods, techniques or apparatus. The style of main sections need not conform to that of full-length papers. 


Reviews: Submissions of reviews and perspectives covering topics of current interest are welcome and encouraged. Reviews manuscripts are also peer-reviewed.


The journal focuses on the articles in advances in key research areas of Entrepreneurship, Marketing Research, Financial Management, Decision Making and Small Business Management. Suitable topics include but are not limited to:

Advertising & Promotion Management

Business Administration 

Business and Marketing 

Business Development

Business Development Research

Business Law


Consumer Policy

Corporate Finance

Crisis Management 

Decision Making


Economics Theories and Practices



Entrepreneurial Aspects

Executive Management 


Financial Institutions & Markets

Financial Management

General Management

Human Resource Management

Industrial Management 

International Finance


Labor Economics 


Management Information System 

Management of Small and Medium Sized Enterprises


Marketing Management 

Marketing Research

Monetary Policy

Organization Studies 

Organizational Behavior & Theory

Public Policy 

Purchasing/Materials Management

Retailing and Retail Policies

Small Business Research

Strategic Management Policy

Supply Chain 


Technology Management 

Tourism, Hospitality and Leisure Business


International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management (IJESBM)  is an essential journal for all academic and industrial researchers focused on expert knowledge on all major advanced research areas Entrepreneurship, Financial Management, Market Research and Business Management. 


The journal aims to provide the most complete and reliable source of information on current developments in the field. The emphasis will be on publishing quality articles rapidly. The journal will be essential for scientists and researchers who wish to keep abreast of the latest developments in the field. The publishers are confident of the journal’s rapid success.


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Vol. 1 No.1   (2014)


Vol. 2 No.1   (2015)


Vol. 3 No.1   (2016)