The Strategic Management Journal (SMJ), founded in 1980, is the world’s leading mass impact journal for research in strategic management. The SMJ publishes papers that are selected through a rigorous double-blind review process.
SMJ is the world’s leading mass impact journal for research in strategic management.
In 2016, scholars in academic journals cited SMJ articles 27,588 times – #4/194 in the "Management" list; #3/121 in the "Business" list.
SMJ Video Abstract by Matthias Wenzel and Jochen Koch
Strategy as Staged Performance: A Critical Discursive Perspective on Keynote Speeches
Published November 1, 2017
SMS Journal App!
We are excited to announce the release of an SMS Journal App! Members can access SMS Journal articles on iOS and Android devices using this new app. Visit your app store to download the app and learn more about its many features. Click here for more details about the App.
SMJ Video Abstract by Dorobantu & Odziemkowska: Valuing Stakeholder Governance
Published August 16, 2017
ISA gives SMJ article an Award!
We are excited to announce that the SMJ article, "Entry Timing and Innovation Strategy in Feature Phones” by Ronald Klingebiel and John Joseph published in Volume 37, Issue 6, in June 2016 is the winner of the 2016 Best Industry Studies Paper Award!
SMJ Special Issues
The SMJ is seeking submissions for 3 upcoming Special Issues!
2016 Best Paper Prize
Congratulations to Gautam Ahuja and Riitta Katila, recipients of the 2016 Dan and Mary Lou Schendel Best Paper Prize. Their paper, "Technological Acquisitions and the Innovation Performance of Acquiring Firms: A Longitudinal Study" was published in June 2001.