Aims and scope
Journal of International Business Research and Development is an international refereed journal publishes quarterly online open access by KMF. The journal provides a forum for academics and professionals to share the latest developments and advances in knowledge and practice of international business. It aims to foster the exchange of ideas on a range of important international subjects and to provide stimulus for research and the further development of international perspectives. The international perspective is further enhanced by the geographical spread of the contributors. Experts from all over the world are welcome to present different aspects of the business environment. The journal will promote articles with high visibility in the international scientific community. The journal focuses on the following topics but not limited to:
the activities, strategies, structures and decision-making processes of multinational enterprises;
interactions between multinational enterprises and other actors, organizations, institutions, and markets;
the cross-border activities of firms;
how the international environment affects the activities, strategies, structures and decision-making processes of firms;
the international dimensions of organizational forms and activities; and
cross-country comparative studies of businesses, business processes and organizational behavior in different countries and environments.
KMF Publication Ethics Statement
Journal of International Business Research and Development is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics. KMF takes the responsibility to enforce a rigorous peer-review together with strict ethical policies and standards to ensure to add high quality scientific works to the field of scholarly publication. Unfortunately, cases of plagiarism, data falsification, inappropriate authorship credit, and the like, do arise. KMF takes such publishing ethics issues very seriously and our editors are trained to proceed in such cases with a zero tolerance policy. To verify the originality of content submitted to our journals, we use latest software to check submissions against previous publications.
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Copyright / Open Access
Articles published in Journal of International Business Research and Development will be Open-Access articles distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution Law. The copyright is retained by the author(s). KMF will insert the following note at the end of the published text:
© 2020 by the authors; licensee KMF. This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution Law.
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