Deadline: 15 February 2014

Special issue Journal of Business Research: ‘Spirit of Strategy (SOS): the New SOS for Competitive Business. Blending contextual information and cognitive knowledge for making GIKA-level contributions in improving decisions, tasks, performances and outcome evaluations’. Guest Editors:

  • Domingo Ribeiro Soriano, University of Valencia and
  • Kun-Huang Huarng, Feng Chia University, Taiwan.

The special issue editors are open to imaginative and interesting ideas that fit within the topic of the Conference and the topics covered by the Journal of Business Research. We are also inviting for teaching case studies and research case studies on information acquisition and transformation into knowledge for management decision-making (* "Assessing Algorithms for Selecting Countries to Market New Products to Low-Income Consumers" (by Arch G. Woodside [Boston College], Michael D. Metzger [INCAE, Costa Rica] and John Ickis [INCAE, Costa Rica]. EMERALD EMERGING MARKETS CASE STUDIES COLLECTION, forthcoming, 2013).

If you are interested in organizing your own paper symposiums please contact directly the co-chairs Kun-Huang Huarng (at or Domingo Ribeiro (at

Submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere. All papers are reviewed through a peer review process. Send one copy in Microsoft Word format by e-mail to Andrea Rey at (with Domingo Ribeiro in copy:

Call for papers