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Awards for Excellence - 2008

Outstanding Papers


Award journal index



Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal

Mary Parker Follett Award
Named in memory of a pioneering woman in the field of management and accountability literature, who was international and interdisciplinary in her focus.

Winner

Volume 20 number 6
Discourse and audit change: Transformations in methodology in the professional audit field
Rihab Khalifa, Nina Sharma, Christopher Humphrey, Keith Robson

Highly commended

Volume 20 number 5
Accounting and the move to privatize water services in Africa
Abu Shiraz Rahaman, Jeff Everett, Dean Neu

Volume 20 number 3
Social accounting at Traidcraft plc: A struggle for the meaning of fair trade
Colin Dey

Outstanding reviewers

Jane Broadbent, Roehampton University, London, UK
jane.broadbent@roehampton.ac.uk


Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology: An International Journal

Winner

Volume 79 number 6
A wireless addressing interface circuitry for microthruster array applications
K.L. Zhang, S.K. Chou, S.S. Ang

Highly commended

Volume 79 number 2
Crack detection in noisy environment including raining conditions
Vassilios Kappatos, Evangelos Dermatas

Volume 79 number 4
Assessment of adhesively bonded joints subjected to surface damage by paint removal
Shantanu C. Prabhune, Ramesh Talreja

Volume 79 number 5
Vibration of anti-symmetric angle-ply composite plates under random excitation
Vedat Dogan


Anti-Corrosion Methods and Materials

Winner

Volume 54 number 3
Effect of benzotriazole derivatives on the corrosion of steel in simulated concrete pore solutions
Mashal Sheban, Muna Abu-Dalo, Ayman Ababneh, Silvana Andreescu

Highly commended

Volume 54 number 5
Corrosion of chromate conversion films on aluminium in electrically bonded interfaces
Reza Shoja Razavi

Volume 54 number 4
Review of materials for adsorption refrigeration technology
M.A. Alghoul, M.Y. Sulaiman, B.Z. Azmi, K. Sopian, M.Abd. Wahab

Volume 54 number 4
Correlation between the corrosivity of naphthenic acids and their chemical structures
Ding-Rong Qu, Yu-Gui Zheng, Xiu Jiang, Wei Ke

Volume 54 number 5
An evaluation of the corrosion behavior of aluminum surfaces in presence of fungi using atomic force microscopy and other tests
A.M.A. Silva, T.M. Santiago, C.R. Alves, M.I.F. Guedes, J.A.K. Freire, R.H.S.F. Vieira, R.C.B. da Silva

Outstanding reviewer

Kalliopi K. Aligizaki, Aedificat Institute Freiburg, Germany


Asia Pacific Journal of Marketing and Logistics

Winner

Volume 19 number 1
Correlates of successful brand advertising in China
Susan H.C. Tai

Outstanding reviewer

Christopher Marchegiani, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia


Aslib Proceedings

Winner

Volume 59 number 1
ICTs and learning disability: multidisciplinary perspectives on Project @pple
Peter Williams, Karen Bunning, Helen Kennedy

Highly commended

Volume 59 number 2
Post-structuralism, hypertext, and the World Wide Web
Luke Tredinnick

Volume 59 number 4&5
Parallel methods for the update of partitioned inverted files
A. MacFarlane, J.A. McCann, S.E. Robertson

Outstanding reviewer

Catherine Kelly, London Metropolitan University, UK


Assembly Automation

Gunter Wittenberg Award
Gunter Wittenberg (d. 1995), a dedicated engineer, who made his knowledge of assembly automation available in simple, clear and concise papers. He received the Nuffield Silver Medal for services to the Institute of Production Engineers. He worked for Amnesty International and charities, using his engineering skills in harnessing technical advances to help the disabled.

Winner

Volume 27 number 1
Selecting the right system - assembly system comparison with total cost of ownership methodology
Juhani Heilala, Jari Montonen, Kaj Helin

Highly commended

Volume 27 number 1
The cost of flexibility
Johannes Van Biesebroeck

Volume 27 number 2
Teleoperated assembly of a micro-lens system by means of a micro-manipulation workstation
Anna Eisinberg, Arianna Menciassi, Paolo Dario, Joerg Seyfried, Ramon Estana, Heinz Woern

Volume 27 number 4
Linking product design in CAD with assembly operations in CAM for virtual product assembly
Chi-haur Wu, Yujun Xie, Swee Mean Mok


Baltic Journal of Management

Winner

Volume 2 number 2
Evaluating performance of Nordic and Baltic stock exchanges
Nerijus Maciulis, Vaiva Lazauskaite, Elias Bengtsson

Highly commended

Volume 2 number 1
Valuation of private companies by Estonian private equity and venture capitalists
Priit Sander, Margus K

Volume 2 number 1
Action research as culture change tool
Romualda Marcinkoniene, Tauno Kek

Volume 2 number 1
Leadership in different kinds of regional development networks
Vesa Harmaakorpi, Harri Niukkanen

Outstanding reviewer

Tauno Kek


Benchmarking: An International Journal

Winner

Volume 14 number 4
Impacts of information management on business performance
James R. Evans

Highly commended

Volume 14 number 1
Benchmarking the performance of English universities
Jeff Pursglove, Mike Simpson

Volume 14 number 2
BSC and benchmark development for an e-commerce SME
Robert C. Rickards

Volume 14 number 3
An investigation of the relationships between organizational factors, business process improvement, and ERP success
Chuck C.H. Law, Eric W.T. Ngai


British Food Journal

Winner

Volume 109 number 7
Dinner preparation in the modern United States
Margaret E. Beck

Highly commended

Volume 109 number 2
Functional and symbolic attributes of product selection
Lisa Wood

Volume 109 number 1
European food scares and their impact on EU food policy
Tim Knowles, Richard Moody, Morven G. McEachern

Volume 109 number 1
Can genetically modified foods be considered as a dominant design? An actor-network theory investigation of gene technology in agribusiness
JoAnne Labrecque, Sylvain Charlebois, Emeric Spiers

Volume 109 number 9
Stairways to heaven or treadmills to oblivion? Creating sustainable strategies in red meat supply chains
Andrew Cox, Daniel Chicksand, Martin Palmer

Outstanding reviewer

Arnout R. H. Fischer, Wageningen University Marketing & Consumer Behaviour, the Netherlands


Business Process Management Journal

Winner

Volume 13 number 3
Business process reengineering: critical success factors in higher education
Hartini Ahmad, Arthur Francis, Mohamed Zairi

Highly commended

Volume 13 number 1
Elements of a business process management system: theory and practice
Duncan R. Shaw, Christopher P. Holland, Peter Kawalek, Bob Snowdon, Brian Warboys

Volume 13 number 2
A framework for the improvement of knowledge-intensive business processes
Peter Dalmaris, Eric Tsui, Bill Hall, Bob Smith

Volume 13 number 3
Business process approach towards an inter-organizational enterprise system
Vichita Vathanophas

Outstanding reviewers

Peter K
peter.kueng@credit-suisse.com


Career Development International

Winner

Volume 12 number 3
The changing nature of gender roles, alpha/beta careers and work-life issues: Theory-driven implications for human resource management
Sherry E. Sullivan, Lisa A. Mainiero

Highly commended

Volume 12 number 2
The darker side of an international academic career
Julia Richardson, Jelena Zikic

Volume 12 number 7
Professional identity as the key to career change intention
Svetlana N. Khapova, Michael B. Arthur, Celeste P.M. Wilderom, J


Chinese Management Studies

Winner

Volume 1 number 4
Organizational changes in Chinese companies: a resource-based view
Ruth Alas, Wei Sun

Highly commended

Volume 1 number 2
Analysis of political risks and opportunities in public private partnerships (PPP) in China and selected Asian countries
Tillmann Sachs, Robert Tiong, Shou Qing Wang

Volume 1 number 1
Molecular, structural firm adaptations to environments: empirical Tao of the CEO
Check-Teck Foo, Peter McKiernan

Outstanding reviewer

Torger Reve, BI Norwegian School of Management, Norway


Circuit World

Winner

Volume 33 number 2
New epoxy resins for printed wiring board applications
Bernd Hoevel, Ludovic Valette, Joseph Gan

Highly commended

Volume 33 number 4
Investigation of environmental reliability of optical polymer waveguides embedded on printed circuit boards
Marika P. Immonen, Mikko Karppinen, Jorma K. Kivilahti


Clinical Governance: An International Journal

Winner

Volume 12 number 3
Revalidation, appraisal and clinical governance
Kirstyn Shaw, Lucy MacKillop, Mary Armitage

Highly commended

Volume 12 number 1
How safe is information about medicines? A risk assessment framework
Simon Wills, Martin Stephens

Outstanding reviewer

S. P. F. Hughes, Charing Cross Hospital, London, UK


Collection Building

Winner

Volume 26 number 1
Electronic books and the humanities: a survey at the University of Denver
Michael Levine-Clark

Highly commended

Volume 26 number 4
Assessing collections using brief tests and WorldCat Collection Analysis
Jennifer Benedetto Beals, Ron Gilmour

Volume 26 number 4
GLBTQ content in comics/graphic novels for teens
Devon Greyson

Volume 26 number 2
Libraries as repositories of popular culture: is popular culture still forgotten?
Robert P. Holley, John H. Heinrichs

Outstanding reviewer

Robert Holley, Wayne State University, USA


COMPEL: The International Journal for Computation & Mathematics in Electrical & Electronic Engineering

Winner

Volume 26 number 3
Electromagnetic models for metallic carbon nanotube interconnects
Andrea Gaetano Chiariello, Giovanni Miano, Antonio Maffucci, Fabio Villone, Walter Zamboni

Highly commended

Volume 26 number 3
de Rham currents in discrete electromagnetism
B. Auchmann, S. Kurz

Volume 26 number 5
TLM modeling of transformer with internal short circuit faults
Okan Ozgonenel, David W.P. Thomas, Christos Christopoulos

Volume 26 number 3
Perfectly matched layers for T, Φ formulation
Gernot Matzenauer, Oszkár Bíró, Karl Hollaus, Kurt Preis, Werner Renhart

Outstanding reviewer

Theodoros Tsiboukis, Aristotle University of Tessaloniki, Greece


Competitiveness Review: An International Business Journal

Winner

Volume 17 number 4
Australian companies using globalization to disrupt the ancient wine industry
Juliet Cox, Larry Bridwell

Highly commended

Volume 17 number 3
Does diversity impact competitiveness? A cross country analysis
Cassandra E. DiRienzo, Jayoti Das, John Burbridge

Volume 17 number 1&2
Competitive balance implications for hospitals of innovations in networked electronic health records
Scott David Williams, Nathan C. Whittier

Volume 17 number 1&2
The relationship of generic strategy typing and organizational longevity: A preliminary analysis in the comic book industry using the Miles and Snow typology
Milton Mayfield, Jacqueline Mayfield, David Stephens

Outstanding reviewer

Douglas McCabe, Georgetown University, Washington DC, USA


Construction Innovation: Information Process Management

Winner

Volume 7 number 1
A simulation model using system dynamic method for construction and demolition waste management in Hong Kong
J.L. Hao, M.J. Hills, T. Huang

Highly commended

Volume 7 number 2
Estimating productivity using simulation: A case study of Gaza beach embankment protection project
R.N. Rustom, A. Yahia

Outstanding reviewer

Derek H.T. Walker, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia


Corporate Communications: An International Journal

Winner

Volume 12 number 2
Direct and indirect effects of supervisor communication on organizational commitment
Mark van Vuuren, Menno D.T. de Jong, Erwin R. Seydel

Highly commended

Volume 12 number 3
Communication capital: Modelling corporate communications as an organizational asset
Nando Malmelin

Volume 12 number 4
Relationship outcomes as determinants of reputation
Peggy Simcic Br

Volume 12 number 4
Managing vision and the brand within the creative industries
Shaun Powell, Chris Dodd


Corporate Governance

Winner

Volume 7 number 4
Integrating corporate responsibility principles and stakeholder approaches into mainstream strategy: a stakeholder-oriented and integrative strategic management framework
Takis Katsoulakos, Yannis Katsoulacos

Highly commended

Volume 7 number 2
Are the corporate social responsibility matters based on good intentions or false pretences? An empirical study of the motivations behind the issuing of CSR reports by UK companies
Samuel O. Idowu, Ioanna Papasolomou

Volume 7 number 2
Corporate governance and the small and medium enterprises sector: theory and implications
Joshua Abor, Charles K.D. Adjasi

Volume 7 number 2
Corporate social responsibility (CSR) perspectives of leading firms in Ghana
Dan F. Ofori, Robert E. Hinson

Outstanding reviewer

Frank Horwitz, University of Cape Town, South Africa


critical perspectives on international business

Winner

Volume 3 number 2
Space, place and the colonies: re-reading the Starbucks story
Ann Rippin

Highly commended

Volume 3 number 2
Globalization, inequalities and the "Polanyi problem"
Martyna Śliwa

Outstanding reviewer

Steffen G. B


Cross Cultural Management: An International Journal

Winner

Volume 14 number 2
Cultural distance asymmetry in expatriate adjustment
Jan Selmer, Randy K. Chiu, Oded Shenkar


Development and Learning in Organizations: An International Journal

Winner

Volume 21 number 1
Dialogue at work? What it is and isn't
R. Michael Bokeno

Highly commended

Volume 21 number 3
Developing local talent in international subsidiaries: the importance of trust and respect in Toyota
Phallapa Petison, Lalit M. Johri

Volume 21 number 5
Making organizational change stick: leadership reality checks
Clinton O. Longenecker, Melissa L. Rieman

Volume 21 number 4
Lifelong learning: reflections of a junior doctor
Michael A. Williams


Disaster Prevention and Management: An International Journal

Winner

Volume 16 number 2
The Asian tsunami: An urgent case for improved government information systems and management
Nigel Martin

Highly commended

Volume 16 number 5
Human impact issues for crisis management in organizations
Rick A. Myer, Christian Conte, Sarah E. Peterson

Volume 16 number 4
Local search and rescue teams in the United States
Megan Denver, Jaime Perez, B.E. Aguirre

Volume 16 number 4
Resilience of traditional societies in facing natural hazards
Jean-Christophe Gaillard

Volume 16 number 2
Developing warning and disaster response capacity in the tourism sector in coastal Washington, USA
David Johnston, Julia Becker, Chris Gregg, Bruce Houghton, Douglas Paton, Graham Leonard, Ruth Garside


Education + Training

Winner

Volume 49 number 6
Exploring innovative apprenticeship: quality and costs
Philipp Grollmann, Felix Rauner

Highly commended

Volume 49 number 1
Enhancing workplace learning for adolescents: the use of metacognitive instruction
Hugh Munby, Mike Zanibbi, Cheryl-Anne Poth, Nancy L. Hutchinson, Peter Chin, Antoinette Thornton

Volume 49 number 8&9
Connecting enterprise and graduate employability: Challenges to the higher education culture and curriculum?
David Rae

Volume 49 number 2
Towards a pedagogy of inspirational parables
Edwina Pio, Neil Haigh

Volume 49 number 4
Enterprise education programmes in secondary schools in Ireland: A multi-stakeholder perspective
Naomi Birdthistle, Briga Hynes, Patricia Fleming


Employee Relations: The International Journal

Winner

Volume 29 number 3
An analysis of the role of European works councils in British workplaces
David Redfern

Highly commended

Volume 29 number 5
Building high performance employment relationships in small firms
Carol Atkinson

Volume 29 number 3
Reorganising UNISON within the NHS
Simon de Turberville

Volume 29 number 1
Psychological contract assessment after a major organizational change: The case of mergers and acquisitions
Victoria Bellou


Engineering Computations

Winner

Volume 24 number 6
Peel process simulation of sealed polymeric film computational modelling of experimental results
Gordon Gei

Highly commended

Volume 24 number 5
Identification of crystallization kinetics parameters by genetic algorithm in non-isothermal conditions
J. Smirnova, L. Silva, B. Monasse, J-M. Haudin, J-L. Chenot

Volume 24 number 5
A shell element for finite strain analyses: hyperelastic material models
Rita G. Toscano, Eduardo N. Dvorkin

Volume 24 number 5
Mechanical and durability behaviour of growing concrete structures
Valentina A. Salomoni, Gianluca Mazzucco, Carmelo E. Majorana


Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management

Winner

Volume 14 number 3
Measuring achievement of learning organizations in construction
P.S. Chinowsky, K. Molenaar, A. Bastias

Highly commended

Volume 14 number 1
Facilitating knowledge pull to deliver innovation through knowledge management: A case study
Tayyab Maqsood, Derek H.T. Walker, Andrew D. Finegan

Volume 14 number 3
Empirical study of interactions between knowledge management activities
Le Chen, Sherif Mohamed

Volume 14 number 2
Technology readiness among managers of Malaysian construction firms
Mastura Jaafar, T. Ramayah, Abdul-Rashid Abdul-Aziz, Basri Saad

Outstanding reviewer

Mohan Kumaraswammy, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong


Equal Opportunities International

Winner

Volume 26 number 8
Social positioning of equal opportunity actors in Austria
Manfred Auer, Heike Welte

Highly commended

Volume 26 number 6
Can training remove the glue from the "sticky floor" of low-paid work for women?
Helen Rainbird

Volume 26 number 1
Equality and diversity actors: a challenge to traditional industrial relations?
G. Healy, F. Oikelome

Volume 26 number 3
Mentoring minority graduate students: issues and strategies for institutions, faculty, and students
Kecia M. Thomas, Leigh A. Willis, Jimmy Davis

Outstanding reviewer

Glenice Joy Wood, University of Ballarat, School of Business, Australia


European Business Review

Winner

Volume 19 number 1
Enhancing contemporary entrepreneurship: A focus on management leadership
John Darling, Mika Gabrielsson, Hannu Seristo

Outstanding reviewer

Roland Kok-Kheng Yeo, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia


European Journal of Innovation Management

Winner

Volume 10 number 4
The economic value of patent protection and rivalry in the Spanish electrical sector
Ricardo Sellers-Rubio, Juan L. Nicolau-Gonz

Highly commended

Volume 10 number 2
Creativity and the fallacy of misplaced concreteness in new drug development: A Whiteheadian perspective
Mats Sundgren, Alexander Styhre

Volume 10 number 1
How leaders influence employees' innovative behaviour
Jeroen P.J. de Jong, Deanne N. Den Hartog


European Journal of Marketing

Winner

Volume 41 number 1&2
An ethical basis for relationship marketing: a virtue ethics perspective
Patrick E. Murphy, Gene R. Laczniak, Graham Wood

Highly commended

Volume 41 number 5&6
Market orientation processes in retailing: a cross-national study
Ulf Elg

Volume 41 number 11&12
Re-evaluating green marketing strategy: a stakeholder perspective
Jaime Rivera-Camino

Outstanding reviewers

Morgan Miles, Georgia State University, USA
mmiles@georgiasouthern.edu


Facilities

Winner

Volume 25 number 13&14
Simulation application for resource allocation in facility management processes in hospitals
Vishal Sharma, Jochen Abel, Mohamed Al-Hussein, Kunibert Lennerts, Uwe Pfr

Highly commended

Volume 25 number 11&12
The future @ work: delivering effective corporate real estate
Clive M.J. Warren, Julia Simmons, Nick Trumble


foresight

Winner

Volume 9 number 1
The current state of scenario development: an overview of techniques
Peter Bishop, Andy Hines, Terry Collins

Highly commended

Volume 9 number 4
Chronotope Space: managing the complex trade-offs between the properties of the strategic landscape and the time frame being considered
Mika Aaltonen

Volume 9 number 5
Harmonic Circles: a new futures tool
Marcus Anthony

Volume 9 number 3
Ten insolvable dilemmas of participation and why foresight has to deal with them
Ruud van der Helm


Gender in Management: An International Journal (formerly Women In Management Review)

Winner

Volume 22 number 8
The relationship between mentee-mentor gender combination and the provision of distinct mentoring functions
Jane L. Fowler, Amanda J. Gudmundsson, John G. O'Gorman

Highly commended

Volume 22 number 6
The absence of women's voices in Hofstede's Cultural Consequences: A postcolonial reading
Agneta Moulettes

Volume 22 number 1
Feminizing leadership in Arab societies: the perspectives of Omani female leaders
Asya Al-Lamky

Volume 22 number 5
Career priority patterns among managerial and professional women in Turkey: Benefits of putting career first?
Ronald J. Burke, Mustafa Koyuncu, Lisa Fiksenbaum

Outstanding reviewer

Cristina Reis, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal


Health Education

Winner

Volume 107 number 4
Culture and dental health among African immigrant school-aged children in the United States
Cecilia S. Obeng

Highly commended

Volume 107 number 2
A systematic review of social marketing effectiveness
Martine Stead, Ross Gordon, Kathryn Angus, Laura McDermott

Volume 107 number 3
Intention to implement a smoking cessation intervention in Dutch general practice
Ciska Hoving, Aart N. Mudde, Hein de Vries

Volume 107 number 4
How effective are street youth peer educators? Lessons learned from an HIV/AIDS prevention programme in urban Uganda
Kirstin Mitchell, Monica Nyakake, Juliet Oling

Outstanding reviewer

Val Box, University of Southampton, UK


Industrial and Commercial Training

Winner

Volume 39 number 2
Manage your boss
Jo Owen

Highly commended

Volume 39 number 1
The future of leadership: where do we go from here?
André Martin

Volume 39 number 4
Grand designs for e‐learning – can e‐learning make the grade for our biggest corporates?
Lars Unneberg

Volume 39 number 7
The influence of culture on international business negotiations
Brian J. Hurn


Industrial Management & Data Systems

Winner

Volume 107 number 5
RFID based ubiquitous commerce and consumer trust
Sang M. Lee, Sang-hyun Park, Seong No Yoon, Seung-jun Yeon

Highly commended

Volume 107 number 5
Controversies of technology convergence within the European Union
Egon Žižmond, Matjaž Novak

Volume 107 number 8
Cross-generational knowledge flows in edge organizations
Jay Liebowitz, Nirmala Ayyavoo, Hang Nguyen, Deborah Carran, James Simien

Outstanding reviewer

Kongkiti Phusavat, Kasetsart University, Bangkok


Industrial Robot

Winner

Volume 34 number 5
The DLR lightweight robot: design and control concepts for robots in human environments
A. Albu-Sch

Highly commended

Volume 34 number 2
Improving the mechanical design of new staircase wheelchair
Antonio Gonzalez Rodri

Volume 34 number 2
Novel concepts for a planetary surface exploration rover
Antonios Bouloubasis, Gerard McKee, Peter Tolson

Volume 34 number 6
Design of a climbing robot for inspecting aircraft wings and fuselage
Jianzhong Shang, Tariq Sattar, Shuwo Chen, Bryan Bridge


Info

Winner

Volume 9 number 1
Universal service in an IP-enabled NGN environment
Patrick Xavier, Dimitri Ypsilanti

Highly commended

Volume 9 number 6
The regulation of the quality of service in mobile networks
Ewan Sutherland

Volume 9 number 1
Radio frequency identification: ubiquity for humanity
Lara Srivastava


Information Management & Computer Security

Winner

Volume 15 number 3
The application of signature recognition to transparent handwriting verification for mobile devices
N.L. Clarke, A.R. Mekala

Highly commended

Volume 15 number 2
Strategies for successful CRM implementation
ThuyUyen H. Nguyen, Joseph S. Sherif, Michael Newby

Volume 15 number 4
A PRoactive malware identification system based on the computer hygiene principles
Vasileios Vlachos, Diomidis Spinellis

Volume 15 number 3
Design of a multimedia traffic classifier for Snort
Oge Marques, Pierre Baillargeon


Information Technology & People

Winner

Volume 20 number 4
IT-based knowledge management to support organizational learning: Visa application screening at the INS
Susan Gasson, Katherine M. Shelfer

Highly commended

Volume 20 number 2
Internet and the lifeworld: updating Schutz's theory of mutual knowledge
Shanyang Zhao

Volume 20 number 4
Playing with masks: Fragmentation and continuity in the presentation of self in an occupational online forum
Emmanuelle Vaast

Volume 20 number 3
Do the ends justify the means? A Gramscian critique of the processes of consent during an ERP implementation
R. Willis, M. Chiasson

Outstanding reviewer

Catherine Middleton, no current affiliation


International Journal of Accounting and Information Management

Highly commended

Volume 15 number 2
An examination of Australian gold mining firms' exposure over the collapse of gold price in the late 1990s
Victor Fang, Chien-Ting Lin, Warren Poon

Volume 15 number 2
Testing static tradeoff against pecking order models of capital structure in Japanese firms
Rongrong Zhang, Yoshio Kanazaki

Outstanding reviewer

Yao, L.J., Loyola University New Orleans, USA


International Journal of Bank Marketing

Winner

Volume 25 number 5
Explaining satisfaction in double deviation scenarios: the effects of anger and distributive justice
Ana B. Casado-D

Highly commended

Volume 25 number 2
Prediction of attitude and behavioural intentions in retail banking
Chris Baumann, Suzan Burton, Gregory Elliott, Hugo M. Kehr

Outstanding reviewer

Nina Reynolds, Bradford Management School, Bradford, UK


International Journal of Commerce and Management

Winner

Volume 17 number 4
Relationships among industry environment, diversification motivations and corporate performance: An empirical study of the automobile industry in Taiwan
Bertram Tan, Hae-Ching Chang, Chen-Kuo Lee

Highly commended

Volume 17 number 4
The effect of supervision style and decision-making on role stress and satisfaction of senior foreign managers in international joint ventures in China
Lung-Tan Lu, Yuan-Ho Lee

Volume 17 number 1&2
Evaluating large US-based equity mutual funds using risk-adjusted performance measures
Onur Arugaslan, Ed Edwards, Ajay Samant

Outstanding reviewer

Paul Swiercz, The George Washington University, USA


International Journal of Conflict Management

Winner

Volume 18 number 4
It could be worse: A study on the alleviating roles of trust and connectedness in intragroup conflicts
Sonja Rispens, Lindred L. Greer, Karen A. Jehn

Highly commended

Volume 18 number 3
The dynamic interaction of context and negotiator effects: A review and commentary on current and emerging areas in negotiation
Min Li, Leigh Plunkett Tost, Kimberly Wade-Benzoni

Volume 18 number 1
Restorative justice: not "rights", but the right way to heal relationships at work
Deborah L. Kidder

Volume 18 number 1
Antecedents and management of conflict: Resolution styles of Chinese top managers in multiple rounds of cognitive and affective conflict
Guofeng Wang, Runtian Jing, Andreas Klossek

Outstanding reviewer

Dean Tjosvold, Lingnan University, Hong Kong


International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management

Winner

Volume 19 number 1
The impact of strategic behaviours on hotel performance
Enrique Claver-Cort

Highly commended

Volume 19 number 6
The innovation development process of Michelin-starred chefs
Michael Ottenbacher, Robert J. Harrington

Volume 19 number 7
The development of the modern UK public house, Part 3: the emergence of the modern public house 1989-2005
J.D. Pratten

Volume 19 number 2
Managing cultural diversity: opportunities and challenges for Northern Ireland hoteliers
Frances Devine, Tom Baum, Niamh Hearns, Adrian Devine

Outstanding reviewers

Peter J. Harris, Oxford Brookes University, UK
Chandana Jayawardena, George Brown College, Toront


International Journal of Culture, Tourism and Hospitality Research

Winner

Volume 1 number 1
Why people travel to exotic places
Ant

Highly commended

Volume 1 number 1
Tourist shoppers' satisfaction with regional shopping mall experiences
Melody L.A. LeHew, Scarlett C. Wesley

Volume 1 number 2
Marketing of tourism: a paradigm shift toward sustainability
Ute Jamrozy

Volume 1 number 2
Assessing analytical robustness in cross-cultural comparisons
Sara Dolnicar, Bettina Gr

Outstanding reviewer

Drew Martin, University of Hawaii at Hilo, USA


International Journal of Educational Management

Winner

Volume 21 number 5
Competencies for effective leadership in higher education
Marion Spendlove

Highly commended

Volume 21 number 2
Influence: a key to successful leadership
Wayne K. Hoy, Page A. Smith

Volume 21 number 4
Learning to appreciate at-risk students: Challenging the beliefs and attitudes of teachers and administrators
Raymond L. Calabrese, Crystal Hummel, Teresa San Martin

Volume 21 number 6
School-based management and paradigm shift in education: an empirical study
Yin Cheong Cheng, Magdalena Mo Ching Mok

Volume 21 number 5
Cultural diversity online: student engagement with learning technologies
John Hannon, Brian D'Netto

Outstanding reviewers

Brent Davies, University of Hull, UK
Gerald Vinten


International Journal of Emerging Markets

Winner

Volume 2 number 4
The venture capital investment process in emerging markets: Evidence from Central and Eastern Europe
Darek Klonowski

Highly commended

Volume 3 number 1
Born foreign firms in Cambodia: Exploration of mode of entry decisions of firms originating from the greater Mekong sub-region
Scott Hipsher


International Journal of Energy Sector Management

Winner

Volume 1 number 2
CDM potential of windmill pumps in India
Ishan Purohit, Pallav Purohit

Highly commended

Volume 1 number 2
Industry features and energy efficiency in Indian small enterprises: A case study of auto ancillaries and brick makers
M.H. Bala Subrahmanya

Volume 1 number 4
Governance structures of the electricity distribution network operation activities: Towards a benefits-based analysis
Anna Tanskanen, Ari Jantunen, Juha-Matti Saksa, Jarmo Partanen, Jukka Bergman

Outstanding reviewer

Pierre-Olivier Pineau, HEC Montreal, Canada


International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behaviour & Research

Winner

Volume 13 number 2
A critical account of knowledge management: agentic orientation and SME innovation
Tim Edwards

Highly commended

Volume 13 number 3
Age at entry in international markets of Spanish SMEs: Entrepreneurial and institutional determinants
Francisco J. Acedo, José C. Casillas

Volume 13 number 5
Shifting family involvement during the entrepreneurial process
Kim Klyver

Outstanding reviewers

Simon Down, Newcastle University Business School, UK
Simon.Down@ncl.ac.uk


International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance

Winner

Volume 20 number 7
Challenging patient safety culture: survey results
Johan Hellings, Ward Schrooten, Niek Klazinga, Arthur Vleugels

Highly commended

Volume 20 number 7
Promoting safety: Longer-term responses of three health professional groups to a safety improvement programme
Mary T. Westbrook, Jeffrey Braithwaite, Joanne F. Travaglia, Debbi Long, Christine Jorm, Rick A. Iedema

Volume 20 number 7
Guideline development from an observational study
J. Labarere, J-L. Bosson

Outstanding reviewers

Jiju Antony, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK
jiju.antony@strath.ac.uk


International Journal of Logistics Management

Winner

Volume 18 number 3
Sales and operations planning: an exploratory study and framework
J. Andrew Grimson, David F. Pyke

Outstanding reviewers

Chad W. Autry, Texas Christian University, USA
c.autry@tcu.edu


International Journal of Managerial Finance

Winner

Volume 3 number 4
The role of indemnification agreements and legal liability in railroad disasters: A financial market perspective
Thomas J. Walker, Dolruedee Thiengtham, Onem Ozocak, Sergey S. Barabanov

Highly commended

Volume 3 number 2
Global valuation of equity: one market correcting another
Jeff Madura, Nivine Richie


International Journal of Manpower

Winner

Volume 28 number 6
Immigrants' relative earnings in Sweden - a quantile regression approach
Mats Hammarstedt, Ghazi Shukur

Highly commended

Volume 28 number 6
Effort-based career opportunities and working time
Massimiliano Bratti, Stefano Staffolani

Volume 28 number 1
Evaluating active labour market programmes in New Zealand
Geoff Perry, Tim Maloney


International Journal of Numerical Methods for Heat & Fluid Flow

Winner

Volume 17 number 4
Thermal characterisation of rectangular cooling shapes in solids
Jaco Dirker, Arnaud G. Malan, Josua P. Meyer

Highly commended

Volume 17 number 4
Hybrid solution for transient internal convection with axial diffusion: Integral transforms and local instantaneous filtering
R.R. Gondim, E.N. Macedo, R.M. Cotta

Volume 17 number 7
Application and performance comparison of high-resolution central schemes for the black oil model
H. Naderan, M.T. Manzari, S.K. Hannani

Volume 17 number 6
Latent and sensible heat transfer in air-cooling applications
G. Comini, S. Savino


International Journal of Operations & Production Management

Winner

Volume 27 number 3
Understanding persistently variable performance in plants
Robert S. Collins, Roger W. Schmenner

Highly commended

Volume 27 number 4
Last-mile supply chain efficiency: an analysis of learning curves in online ordering
Thomas J. Kull, Ken Boyer, Roger Calantone

Volume 27 number 9
Business strategies and manufacturing decisions: An empirical examination of linkages
Peter T. Ward, John K. McCreery, Gopesh Anand

Volume 27 number 9
Operational implications of manufacturing outsourcing for subcontractor plants: An empirical investigation
Rui Sousa, Christopher A. Voss

Volume 27 number 9
Hospital operations and length of stay performance
Christopher McDermott, Gregory N. Stock


International Journal of Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Marketing

Winner

Volume 1 number 2
Value-driven consumer e-health information search behavior
Lynn Goetzinger, Jungkun Park, Yun Jung Lee, Rick Widdows

Highly commended

Volume 1 number 1
Do mergers and acquisitions create shareholder wealth in the pharmaceutical industry?
Mahmud Hassan, Dilip K. Patro, Howard Tuckman, Xiaoli Wang

Volume 1 number 4
Consumer responses to direct to consumer prescription drug advertising
Hai D.B. Chen, Norman V. Carroll

Outstanding reviewer

Mary Beth Pinto, Sam and Irene Black School of Business, Pennsylvania State University, USA


International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management

Winner

Volume 37 number 8
Postponement: an evolving supply chain concept
Christopher A. Boone, Christopher W. Craighead, Joe B. Hanna

Highly commended

Volume 37 number 7
Contemporary logistics education: an international perspective
Yen-Chun Jim Wu

Volume 37 number 4
Postponement strategy from a supply chain perspective: cases from China
Jeff Hoi Yan Yeung, Willem Selen, Zhou Deming, Zhang Min

Volume 37 number 5
Natural disaster management planning: A study of logistics managers responding to the tsunami
Marcia Perry

Outstanding reviewer

Paul Murphy, John Carroll University, USA


International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management

Winner

Volume 56 number 2
Implementing a balanced scorecard framework in a not for profit SME
G. Manville

Highly commended

Volume 56 number 5&6
The effect of performance management on the organizational results of a bank
André A. de Waal, Vincent Coevert

Outstanding reviewer

Hannah Noke, Nottingham University Business School, UK


International Journal of Public Sector Management

Winner

Volume 20 number 6
Post-bureaucracy and reanimating public governance: A discourse and practice of continuity?
Leslie Budd

Highly commended

Volume 20 number 7
Lost in translation: The inappropriateness of occidental new public management to reform of the public sector bureaucracy in Japan
Simon Norton

Volume 20 number 2
Capacity building for decentralisation in Mexico: a psychosocial approach
Susan Pick, Ulises Xocolotzin, Carolina Ruesga


International Journal of Quality & Reliability Management

Winner

Volume 24 number 7
Towards a third generation of quality management: Searching for a theoretical re-conceptualisation of contemporary organisations based on the notions of stakeholders and transactivity
David Foster, Jan Jonker

Highly commended

Volume 24 number 1
Developing zones of tolerance for managing passenger rail service quality
Robert Y. Cavana, Lawrence M. Corbett, Y.L. (Glenda) Lo

Volume 24 number 9
Perceived service quality: Analyzing relationships among employees, customers, and financial performance
Dong Kyoon Yoo, Jeong Ah Park

Volume 24 number 1
A meta-analysis of quality measures in manufacturing system
Thawatchai Jitpaiboon, S. Subba Rao

Outstanding reviewers

Lusine Aramyan, Agricultural Economics Research Institute, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
lusine.aramyan@wur.nl


International Journal of Retail & Distribution Management

Highly commended

Volume 35 number 5
Consumer characteristics and demand for store brands
George Baltas, Paraskevas C. Argouslidis

Volume 35 number 5
Patrons of home centers and hardware chains: a comparison
David J. Burns, David Duganne, E. Terry Deiderick

Volume 35 number 6
Planning for health: generation, regeneration and food in Sandwell
Rosemary Kyle, Angela Blair

Outstanding reviewer

Marguerite Moore, University of South Carolina, USA


International Journal of Service Industry Management

Winner

Volume 18 number 5
Perception and attribution of employees' effort and abilities: The impact on customer encounter satisfaction
Nina Specht, Sina Fichtel, Anton Meyer

Highly commended

Volume 18 number 1
The role of arousal congruency in influencing consumers' satisfaction evaluations and in-store behaviors
Jochen Wirtz, Anna S. Mattila, Rachel L.P. Tan

Volume 18 number 1
Managing employee empowerment in luxury hotels in Europe
Antonis Klidas, Peter T. van den Berg, Celeste P.M. Wilderom

Volume 18 number 4
Electronic healthcare: a study of people's readiness and attitude toward performing self-diagnosis
Even J. Lanseng, Tor W. Andreassen

Outstanding reviewer

Lerzan Aksoy, Koc University, Turkey


International Journal of Social Economics

Winner

Volume 34 number 3
Housing and superannuation: social security in Singapore
David Reisman

Highly commended

Volume 34 number 12
Economic science: what it is and what the scientists do not tell us
Ioannis A. Kaskarelis

Volume 34 number 11
Ideals in sequential bargaining structures
Ana Paula Martins

Volume 34 number 6
Karl Marx and Milton Friedman: bedfellows in thought
Donald C. Wellington, Sourushe Zandvakili

Outstanding reviewer

Clement Allan Tisdell, The University of Queensland, Australia


International Journal of Sociology and Social Policy

Winner

Volume 27 number 1&2
The importance of management style in labour retention
Ian M. Taplin, Jonathan Winterton

Highly commended

Volume 27 number 1&2
Exploring the social capital grid: bonding, bridging, qualitative, quantitative
Roger V. Patulny, Gunnar Lind Haase Svendsen

Volume 27 number 1&2
Understanding risk and old age in western society
Jason Powell, Azrini Wahidin, Jens Zinn

Outstanding reviewer

John Round, School of Geographical Sciences, University of Birmingham, UK


International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education

Winner

Volume 8 number 1
Education for sustainability: Developing a postgraduate-level subject with an international perspective
Graeme D. Buchan, Ian F. Spellerberg, Winfried E.H. Blum

Highly commended

Volume 8 number 2
Building the requisite capacity for stewardship and sustainable development
Kathleen D. Kevany

Volume 8 number 3
Institutional motivations and barriers to the construction of green buildings on campus: A case study of the University of Waterloo, Ontario
Gregory R.A. Richardson, Jennifer K. Lynes

Volume 8 number 1
Achieving goals in higher education: An experiential approach to sustainability studies
Joseph J. Domask

Outstanding reviewer

Karel F Mulder, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands


International Journal of Wine Business Research

Winner

Volume 19 number 1
Behind the Australian wine industry's success: does environment matter?
Rohan Jordan, Pietro Zidda, Larry Lockshin

Highly commended

Volume 19 number 3
A charming little Cabernet: Effects of wine label design on purchase intent and brand personality
Claire A. Boudreaux, Stephen E. Palmer

Volume 19 number 2
A qualitative study of Chinese wine consumption and purchasing: Implications for Australian wines
Fang Liu, Jamie Murphy

Volume 19 number 1
Disconfirmation of taste as a measure of region of origin equity: An experimental study on five French wine regions
François d'Hauteville, Marianela Fornerino, Jean Philippe Perrouty

Outstanding reviewers

Clay Dibrell, College of Business, Oregon State University, USA
E-mail sent to let OR know, 27.06.08


International Marketing Review

Winner

Volume 24 number 1
Consumer animosity: a literature review and a reconsideration of its measurement
Petra Riefler, Adamantios Diamantopoulos


International Marketing Review

Winner

Volume 24 number 1
An attribution theory approach for understanding the internationalization of professional service firms
Kathryn T. Cort, David A. Griffith, D. Steven White


Internet Research

Winner

Volume 17 number 1
Approaches for personalised knowledge retrieval
Robert Loew, Katrin Kuemmel, Judith Ruprecht, Udo Bleimann, Paul Walsh

Highly commended

Volume 17 number 2
The role of online and offline features in sustaining virtual communities: an empirical study
Hsiu-Fen Lin

Volume 17 number 3
The Internet Vocabulary Test for Children: preliminary development
Genevieve Marie Johnson

Volume 17 number 3
Web services access control architecture incorporating trust
Marijke Coetzee, J.H.P. Eloff

Outstanding reviewer

Jon Franklin Ramsoomair, School of Business & Economics, Wilfrid Laurier University, Ontario, Canada


Journal of Accounting & Organizational Change

Winner

Volume 3 number 3
Community-led initiatives: reforms for better accountability?
Godwin Awio, Stewart Lawrence, Deryl Northcott

Highly commended

Volume 3 number 1
Controller involvement in management: an empirical study in large Italian corporations
Laura Zoni, Kenneth A. Merchant

Volume 3 number 3
Who is fooling who? New public management-oriented management accounting and political control in the Malawi's local governance
Richard I.C. Tambulasi

Volume 3 number 1
Budgeting in New Zealand secondary schools in a changing devolved financial management environment
Stuart Tooley, James Guthrie

Outstanding reviewer

Tevor Hopper, Manchester Business School, Manchester, UK


Journal of Business & Industrial Marketing

Winner

Volume 22 number 7
How functional, psychological, and social relationship benefits influence individual and firm commitment to the relationship
Jillian C. Sweeney, David A. Webb

Highly commended

Volume 22 number 1
Clustering product launches by price and launch strategy
Roger J. Calantone, C. Anthony Di Benedetto

Volume 22 number 3
A framework for analyzing relationship governance
Thomas Ritter

Outstanding reviewer

Charles H Schwepker, Central Missouri State University, USA


Journal of Business Strategy

Highly commended

Volume 4 number 28
Possibility thinking: lessons from breakthrough engineering
Robert Friedel, Jeanne Liedtka

Volume 5 number 28
Thinking for breakthroughs
Ajit Kambil

Volume 6 number 28
Creating value through acquisitions
Stuart E. Jackson


Journal of Consumer Marketing

Winner

Volume 24 number 4
A comparison of younger and older baby boomers: investigating the viability of cohort segmentation
Timothy Reisenwitz, Rajesh Iyer

Highly commended

Volume 24 number 3
An investigation of the new generic consumer
Ram Herstein, Sigal Tifferet

Volume 24 number 5
Consumer opinion and effectiveness of direct-to-consumer advertising
Deborah F. Spake, Mathew Joseph

Volume 24 number 6
Tweens and new media in Denmark and Hong Kong
Lars P. Andersen, Birgitte Tufte, Jeanette Rasmussen, Kara Chan


Journal of Corporate Real Estate

Winner

Volume 9 number 1
Corporate real estate and competitive strategy
Bas P. Singer, Bart A.G. Bossink, Herman J.M. Vande Putte


Journal of Documentation

Winner

Volume 63 number 4
The digital library as place
Jeffrey Pomerantz, Gary Marchionini

Highly commended

Volume 63 number 1
Knowledge of information behaviour and its relevance to the design of people-centred information products and services
Mark Hepworth


Journal of Economic Studies

Winner

Volume 34 number 1
Economic growth and its effect on income distribution
Ben-David Nissim

Outstanding reviewer

Lawrence Officer, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA


Journal of Educational Administration

A. Ross Thomas Award
This award is named after A. Ross Thomas who made a significant contribution to the reputation and quality of the Journal of Educational Administration during his editorship from 1979 until 2011.

Winner

Volume 45 number 4
Improving leadership by nurturing moral consciousness through structured self-reflection
Christopher M. Branson

Highly commended

Volume 45 number 3
Towards an integration of intuitive and systematic decision making in education
Joseph Klein, Itzhak Weiss

Volume 45 number 5
Collaborative practice: a model of successful working in schools
C.R. James, G. Dunning, M. Connolly, T. Elliott


Journal of Engineering, Design and Technology

Winner

Volume 5 number 1
Integrated collaborative design
Simon A. Austin, Anthony Thorpe, David Root, Derek Thomson, Jamie Hammond

Highly commended

Volume 5 number 2
Establishing the link between plant operator performance and personal motivation
D.J. Edwards, J. Yang, B.C. Wright, P.E.D. Love

Volume 5 number 2
The appropriateness of built environment tertiary education: Perspectives of academics and postgraduate students
Mark Manthe, John Smallwood

Volume 5 number 1
Quality management concepts, principles, tools and philosophies: A valid methodology for deployment within UK construction-related SMEs
Nicholas Chileshe

Outstanding reviewers

Nicholas Chileshe, Sheffield Hallam University, UK
David John Edwards


Journal of Enterprise Information Management

Winner

Volume 20 number 4
Creating value from a commodity process: a case study of a call center
Jimmy Huang, Sue Newell, Brad Poulson, Robert D. Galliers

Highly commended

Volume 20 number 6
Information risks management in supply chains: an assessment and mitigation framework
Mohd Nishat Faisal, D.K. Banwet, Ravi Shankar

Volume 20 number 3
E-business models and consumer expectations for digital audio distribution
Michael Amberg and Manuela Schr

Volume 20 number 2
Key issues in information systems management in China
Guoqing Chen, Ruipeng Wu, Xunhua Guo

Volume 20 number 1
EAI and SOA: factors and methods influencing the integration of multiple ERP systems (in an SAP environment) to comply with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act
Amelia Maurizio, Louis Girolami, Peter Jones


Journal of Enterprising Communities: People and Places in the Global Economy

Winner

Volume 1 number 2
An empirical note on entrepreneurial activity, intrinsic religiosity and economic growth
Craig S. Galbraith, Devon M. Galbraith

Highly commended

Volume 1 number 2
Religion and entrepreneurship in New Zealand
Peter Carswell, Deborah Rolland

Volume 1 number 1
Enacting local economic development
Bengt Johannisson

Volume 1 number 3
Communities and social enterprises in the age of globalization
Fikret Berkes, Iain J. Davidson-Hunt

Outstanding reviewer

Ludger Muller-Wille, McGill University, Quebec, Canada


Journal of European Industrial Training

Winner

Volume 31 number 7
Work-family conflict: An exploration of the differential effects of a dependent child's age on working parents
Colette Darcy, Alma McCarthy

Highly commended

Volume 31 number 5
Structural issues and knowledge management in transnational education partnerships
John S. Walton, Gisèle Guarisco

Volume 31 number 2
Effective organizational vision: implications for human resource development
Rex D. Foster, Mesut Akdere

Volume 31 number 8
Professional competence enhancement via postgraduate post-experience learning and development
Geoffrey Chivers

Outstanding reviewer

Roland Kok-Kheng Yeo, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Saudi Arabia


Journal of Facilities Management

Winner

Volume 5 number 4
Translating military experiences of managing innovation and innovativeness into FM
John Hinks, Martin Alexander, Graham Dunlop

Highly commended

Volume 5 number 4
Performance measurement action research
Qi Zhou Moss, Johanna Alho, Keith Alexander


Journal of Fashion Marketing and Management: An International Journal

Winner

Volume 11 number 1
Clothing's big bang: the impact of the end of the ATC on developing country clothing suppliers
Louise Curran

Outstanding reviewer

Simone Guercinni, University of Florence, Italy


Journal of Financial Crime

Winner

Volume 14 number 4
The rule of law: An essential component of the financial war against organized crime and terrorism in the Americas
Fletcher N. Baldwin Jr, Theresa A. DiPerna

Highly commended

Volume 14 number 4
Public awareness of corruption in Australia
Diana Bowman, George Gilligan

Volume 14 number 3
The offshore trust: a catalyst for development
Rose-Marie Belle Antoine


Journal of Financial Regulation and Compliance

Winner

Volume 15 number 1
Financial sector convergence and corporate governance
Andy Mullineux

Highly commended

Volume 15 number 2
Internal audit function role in operational risk management
Ana Fern

Volume 19 number 2
Bank deregulation and acquisition activity: the cases of the US, Italy and Germany
Jens Hagendorff, Michael Collins, Kevin Keasey


Journal of Health Organization and Management

Winner

Volume 21 number 2
Contesting the dominance of emotional labour in professional nursing
Robert McClure, Christine Murphy

Highly commended

Volume 21 number 3
Contributing to the wellbeing of primary health care workers in PNG
Carol Davy

Volume 21 number 4&5
Trust, communication, theory of mind and the social brain hypothesis: Deep explanations for what goes wrong in health care
Jeffrey Braithwaite, Rick A. Iedema, Christine Jorm

Outstanding reviewer

Ruth McDonald, University of Manchester, National Primary Care R&D Centre, Manchester, UK


Journal of Human Resource Costing & Accounting

Winner

Volume 11 number 1
Sell-side analysts' creation of value
Jeaneth Johansson

Highly commended

Volume 11 number 2
Human capital value creation practices of software and service exporter firms in India
Vijaya Murthy, Indra Abeysekera

Volume 11 number 2
Personality tests in accounting research
Simon Taggar, John Parkinson


Journal of Intellectual Capital

Winner

Volume 8 number 1
The importance of intellectual capital reporting: evidence and implications
Roland Burgman, G

Highly commended

Volume 8 number 2
Intellectual capital disclosure and price-sensitive Australian Stock Exchange announcements
John C. Dumay, John A. Tull

Volume 8 number 3
An evidence-based taxonomy of intellectual capital
Ching Choo Huang, Robert Luther, Michael Tayles


Journal of Investment Compliance

Winner

Volume 8 number 2
Rule 12b-1: a look at the past, present and future
Michael R. Rosella, Domenick Pugliese

Highly commended

Volume 8 number 3
The SEC's enforcement of procedures to prevent insider trading
Brian A. Ochs

Volume 8 number 3
Cross-border access to US investors: some recent proposals
Edward J. Ferraro

Volume 8 number 4
Tellabs, Inc. v. Makor Issues & Rights, Ltd
P. Benjamin Duke

Volume 8 number 1
Hedge fund regulation: current trends in the industry
Michael S. Lukaj, Girard M. Healy


Journal of Knowledge Management

Winner

Volume 11 number 5
Effective societal knowledge management
Karl M. Wiig

Highly commended

Volume 11 number 5
Knowledge effectiveness, social context and innovation
Dimitris Brachos, Konstantinos Kostopoulos, Klas Eric Soderquist, Gregory Prastacos

Volume 11 number 6
Do we know what really drives KM performance?
Sung-Ho Yu, Young-Gul Kim, Min-Yong Kim


Journal of Management Development

Winner

Volume 26 number 1
An analysis of the environment and competitive dynamics of management education
Howard Thomas

Highly commended

Volume 26 number 1
The changing business model of B-schools
Santiago Iñiguez de Onzoño, Salvador Carmona

Volume 26 number 3
Integrating leadership development and succession planning best practices
Kevin S. Groves

Volume 26 number 1
Challenges facing business schools in the future
Eric Cornuel

Outstanding reviewer

Mr Stephen Macaulay, Cranfield School of Management, UK


Journal of Management History

Winner

Volume 13 number 2
The Nez Perce leadership council: A historical examination of post-industrial leadership
John Humphreys, Kendra Ingram, Courtney Kernek, Theresa Sadler

Highly commended

Volume 13 number 2
The golden age: service management on transatlantic ocean liners
Ray W. Coye, Patrick J. Murphy

Volume 13 number 3
The development history and philosophical sources of Herbert Simon's Administrative Behavior
Gerry Kerr

Volume 13 number 2
Knowledge management in monastic communities of the medieval Irish Celtic church
Paul McGrath

Outstanding reviewer

Hindy Lauer Schachter, New Jersey Institute of Technology, University Heights, USA


Journal of Managerial Psychology

Winner

Volume 22 number 2
Attracting for values: an empirical study of ASA's attraction proposition
Jon Billsberry

Highly commended

Volume 22 number 2
When person-organization (mis)fit and (dis)satisfaction lead to turnover: The moderating role of perceived job mobility
Anthony R. Wheeler, Vickie Coleman Gallagher, Robyn L. Brouer, Chris J. Sablynski

Volume 22 number 2
Using assessment centre performance to predict subjective person-organisation (P-O) fit: A longitudinal study of graduates
Thomas N. Garavan

Outstanding reviewers

Don Munro, University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Rudolph Sanchez, Craig School of Busienss, Califor


Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management

Dr Theo Williamson Award
Named after Dr Theo Williamson, who died in May 1992. He was Director of R&D at Molins plc and subsequently became Group Director at Rank Xerox. He was one of the great engineering innovators of his time and is probably best known for his work in developing System 24, acknowledged by the US Patent Office as the world’s first integrated flexible manufacturing system.

Winner

Volume 18 number 6
Closed-loop supply chain activities and derived benefits in manufacturing SMEs
St

Highly commended

Volume 18 number 7
Total acquisition cost of overseas outsourcing/sourcing: a framework and a case study
Ninghua Song, Ken Platts, David Bance

Volume 18 number 1
Development of an online quality information system for e-manufacturing
Roger Jianxin Jiao, Shaligram Pokharel, Arun Kumar, Lianfeng Zhang

Volume 18 number 8
Strategic roles of manufacturing
Jens O. Riis, John Johansen, Brian Vejrum Waehrens, Linda Englyst


Journal of Modelling in Management

Winner

Volume 2 number 3
Restricted principal components analysis for marketing research
Wayne S. DeSarbo, Robert E. Hausman, Jeffrey M. Kukitz

Highly commended

Volume 2 number 2
A heterogeneous resource based view for exploring relationships between firm performance and capabilities
Wayne S. DeSarbo, C. Anthony Di Benedetto, Michael Song

Volume 2 number 2
Application of grey-based rough decision-making approach to suppliers selection
Guo-Dong Li, Daisuke Yamaguchi, Masatake Nagai

Volume 2 number 3
Modelling of critical success factors for implementation of AMTs
Rajesh K. Singh, Suresh K. Garg, S.G. Deshmukh, Mohendra Kumar

Outstanding reviewer

Graeme Hutchison, Manchester Business School, UK


Journal of Money Laundering Control

Winner

Volume 10 number 1
An evaluation of the recovery of criminal proceeds in the United Kingdom
Anthony Kennedy


Journal of Organizational Change Management

Winner

Volume 20 number 3
Post bureaucracy and the politics of forgetting: The management of change at the BBC, 1991-2002
Martin Harris, Victoria Wegg-Prosser

Highly commended

Volume 20 number 2
Reactions to the glass cliff: Gender differences in the explanations for the precariousness of women's leadership positions
Michelle K. Ryan, S. Alexander Haslam, Tom Postmes

Volume 20 number 2
Women managers' careers in information technology in China: high flyers with emotional costs?
Iiris Aaltio, Jiehua Huang

Volume 20 number 1
Be(com)ing normal – not excellent: Service management, the gap‐model and disciplinary power
Per Skålén, Martin Fougère


Journal of Product & Brand Management

Winner

Volume 16 number 2
Branding strategy and consumer high-technology product
Danilo Hamann, Robert L. Williams Jr, Maktoba Omar

Highly commended

Volume 16 number 3
Family as a source of consumer-based brand equity
R. Bravo Gil, E. Fraj Andr

Volume 16 number 1
Does image of country-of-origin matter to brand equity?
Norjaya Mohd Yasin, Mohd Nasser Noor, Osman Mohamad

Volume 16 number 5
How the strength of parent brand associations influence the interaction effects of brand breadth and product similarity with brand extension evaluations
Cochen Wu, Yung-Chien Yen


Journal of Property Investment & Finance

Winner

Volume 25 number 2
A move toward European retail
David Skinner

Highly commended

Volume 25 number 1
Factors influencing the choice of property portfolio diversification evaluation techniques in Nigeria
A. Olaleye, B.T. Aluko, C.A. Ajayi

Volume 25 number 3
The valuation of licenced premises
Howard Day, Rupert Kelton

Volume 25 number 3
Serial persistence in individual real estate returns in the UK
Steven P. Devaney, Stephen L. Lee, Michael S. Young

Outstanding reviewer

Joseph T. L. Ooi, National University of Singapore, Singapore


Journal of Quality in Maintenance Engineering

Winner

Volume 13 number 3
Development of a multi-criteria hierarchical framework for maintenance performance measurement (MPM)
Aditya Parida, Gopi Chattopadhyay

Highly commended

Volume 13 number 3
Preventive maintenance scheduling for multi-cogeneration plants with production constraints
Mohsen Alardhi, Roger G. Hannam, Ashraf W. Labib

Volume 13 number 4
A comparative study of heuristic algorithms to solve maintenance scheduling problem
Syed Asif Raza, Umar Mustafa Al-Turki


Journal of Risk Finance incorporating Balance Sheet

Winner

Volume 8 number 5
Calibrating risk-neutral default correlation
Elisa Luciano

Highly commended

Volume 8 number 1
Securitization and risk: empirical evidence on US banks
Hatice Uzun, Elizabeth Webb

Volume 8 number 2
An analysis of risk for defaultable bond portfolios
Hongtao Guo, Guojun Wu, Zhijie Xiao

Volume 8 number 2
On the surplus prior to ruin in the perturbed classical risk process
Jiandong Ren

Outstanding reviewer

Kevin Dowd, University of Nottingham, UK


Journal of Services Marketing

Winner

Volume 21 number 6
Service quality and satisfaction: an international comparison of professional services perceptions
Linda C. Ueltschy, Michel Laroche, Axel Eggert, Uta Bindl

Highly commended

Volume 21 number 5
An assessment of customer service in business-to-business relationships
Judy Zolkiewski, Barbara Lewis, Fang Yuan, Jing Yuan

Volume 21 number 3
A proposed multi-dimensional approach to evaluating service recovery
Mahesh S. Bhandari, Yelena Tsarenko, Michael Jay Polonsky

Volume 21 number 3
The service recovery paradox: justifiable theory or smoldering myth?
Vincent P. Magnini, John B. Ford, Edward P. Markowski, Earl D. Honeycutt Jr

Outstanding reviewer

Douglas Fugate, Western Kentucky University, USA


Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development

Winner

Volume 14 number 3
Social entrepreneurship: Theoretical antecedents and empirical analysis of entrepreneurial processes and outcomes
Eleanor Shaw, Sara Carter

Highly commended

Volume 14 number 2
An examination of entrepreneurship education in the United States
George Solomon

Volume 14 number 1
The split entrepreneurial identity of the farmer
Kari Mikko Vesala, Juuso Peura, Gerard McElwee

Volume 14 number 4
Business assistance for SMEs: New Zealand owner-managers make their assessment
Kate Lewis, Claire Massey, Mary Ashby, Alan Coetzer, Candice Harris


Journal of Technology Management in China

Winner

Volume 2 number 2
The innovation strategy of firms: empirical evidence from the Chinese high-tech industry
Yanying Chen, Yijun Yuan


Journal of Workplace Learning

Winner

Volume 19 number 1
Competence development of entrepreneurs in innovative horticulture
Martin Mulder, Thomas Lans, Jos Verstegen, Harm Biemans, Ypie Meijer

Highly commended

Volume 19 number 2
Canadian accountants: examining workplace learning
Elizabeth Hicks, Robert Bagg, Wendy Doyle, Jeffrey D. Young

Volume 19 number 5
Factors associated with transfer of training in workplace e-learning
Ji-Hye Park, Tim Wentling

Volume 19 number 7
Employee perceptions of their workplaces as learning environments
Alan Coetzer


Kybernetes

Norbert Wiener Award
Named in memoriam and in recognition of the scientist who is regarded as the originator of the interscientific discipline of cybernetics. 1994 was the official centenary year.

Winner

Volume 36 number 9&10
Try again. Fail again. Fail better: the cybernetics in design and the design in cybernetics
Ranulph Glanville

Highly commended

Volume 36 number 7&8
Human robustness and conscious purpose in contemporary medicine
Georg Ivanovas, Vlassis Tomaras, Vasiliki Papadioti, Nikolaos Paritsis

Volume 36 number 3&4
Technology learning systems as non-trivial machines
Clas-Otto Wene

Volume 36 number 5&6
A flexible platform for mixed-integer non-linear programming problems
Ralf Östermark

Outstanding reviewer

Yves Cherruault, Universite Paris VI, Paris, France


Leadership & Organization Development Journal

Winner

Volume 28 number 7
Is personality associated with perceptions of LMX? An empirical study
Jeremy B. Bernerth, Achilles A. Armenakis, Hubert S. Feild, William F. Giles, H. Jack Walker

Highly commended

Volume 28 number 4
The complexity of the organizational renewal decision: the management role
Valle Santos, Teresa García

Volume 28 number 1
The relationship between leadership and follower in-role performance and satisfaction with the leader: The mediating effects of empowerment and trust in the leader
Timothy Bartram, Gian Casimir

Volume 28 number 6
Swearing at work and permissive leadership culture: When anti-social becomes social and incivility is acceptable
Yehuda Baruch, Stuart Jenkins


Leadership in Health Services

Winner

Volume 20 number 1
Lean as a learning system in a hospital ward
Michael Ball

Highly commended

Volume 20 number 4
Can Six Sigma be the "cure" for our "ailing" NHS?
Jiju Antony, Kay Downey-Ennis, Frenie Antony, Chris Seow

Outstanding reviewers

Michael Goodyear, Dalhousie University/QEII Health Sciences Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Irene Scott, Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trus


Library Hi Tech

Winner

Volume 25 number 2
Being a librarian: metadata and metadata specialists in the twenty-first century
Karen Calhoun

Highly commended

Volume 25 number 4
OPAC: Utility of a faceted catalog for scholarly research
Tod A. Olson

Volume 25 number 3
Multimedia visualization and interactive systems: Drawing board possibilities and server realities
Ray Uzwyshyn

Outstanding reviewer

Axel Schmetzke, University of Wisconsin Stevens Point, USA


Library Management

The Alexander Wilson Award
Named after Alexander Wilson, Director-General of the British Library Reference Division from 1980 until his retirement in 1986. Before that he was Director of Cheshire Libraries and Museums, and Director of Libraries and Cultural Services in Dudley and Coventry.

Winner

Volume 28 number 6&7
The management and use of the Omagh Bomb Archive
Evelyn Johns

Highly commended

Volume 28 number 1&2
Developing knowledge innovation culture of libraries
Xiaoping Sheng, Lin Sun

Volume 28 number 3
Libraries and librarians – what next?
Fatt Cheong Choy

Volume 28 number 1&2
Embracing customer service in libraries
Hong Miao, Mia Wang Bassham


Library Review

R. D. MacLeod Award
Named after Library Review’s founding editor, Robert Duncan MacLeod (1885-1973). He founded Library Review in 1927 and remained editor until 1964, solely responsible for its establishment and development during those 36 years, encouraging many up-and-coming librarians, as well as publishing material from many of the profession’s prominent names.

Winner

Volume 56 number 5
Supporting lifelong learning in public libraries across Europe
Juliet Eve, Margo de Groot, Anne-Marie Schmidt

Highly commended

Volume 56 number 6
Making choices: research paradigms and information management: Practical applications of philosophy in IM research
M.E. Burke

Volume 56 number 6
Knowledge-sharing patterns of undergraduate students in Singapore
Ting Jer Yuen, M. Shaheen Majid

Volume 56 number 9
The evolving landscape of the learning commons
Regina Lee Roberts

Outstanding reviewer

Stuart Hannabuss, Aberdeen Business School, Robert Gordon University, UK


Management Decision

Winner

Volume 45 number 3
From a hierarchy to a heterarchy of strategies: adapting to a changing context
Bala Chakravarthy, James Henderson

Highly commended

Volume 45 number 7
Let's get natural: The discourse of community and the problem of transferring practices in knowledge management
Joseph Lampel, Ajay Bhalla

Volume 45 number 5
Performance effects of venture capital firm networks
Peter Abell, Tahir M. Nisar

Volume 45 number 3
Strategizing through the capability lens: sources and outcomes of integration
Jad Bitar, Taïeb Hafsi

Volume 45 number 2
The role of human resource management in information systems development
Stuart Maguire, Tom Redman

Outstanding reviewer

Philip C. Wright, Hong Kong Shue Yan College, Hong Kong


Management of Environmental Quality: An International Journal

Winner

Volume 18 number 4
Analyzing impacts of bioenergy expansion in China using strategic environmental assessment
Gene M. Owens

Highly commended

Volume 18 number 3
Adoption of improved stoves and deforestation in Zanzibar
Makame Omar Makame

Volume 18 number 2
69 per cent recycling rate for waste management in Graz, Austria
Elena Moczygemba, Vesna Smaka-Kincl

Volume 18 number 6
Proposal of a system‐based model to simulate river water quality in São Paulo state – Brazil
M.R. Scariot, M.S. Romitelli, E. Ortega

Outstanding reviewer

Graham John Treloar, University of Melbourne, Australia


Management Research News

Winner

Volume 30 number 7
Intangible project management assets as determinants of competitive advantage
Gita Mathur, Kam Jugdev, Tak Shing Fung

Highly commended

Volume 30 number 10
Work satisfaction, organizational commitment and withdrawal behaviours
Karin Falkenburg, Birgit Schyns

Volume 30 number 3
How do measurement objectives influence the R&D performance measurement system design? Evidence from a multiple case study
Vittorio Chiesa, Federico Frattini, Valentina Lazzarotti, Raffaella Manzini

Volume 30 number 9
Drivers of corporate disclosure: a structural equation analysis in a Central European setting
Michael Gr

Outstanding reviewer

John Okpara, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, USA


Managerial Auditing Journal

Dr Larry Sawyer Award
Named after the 'grandfather' figure of internal auditing. He is the author of countless articles and has written Sawyer’s Internal Auditing, a text which is globally used and respected.

Winner

Volume 22 number 4
Organizational commitment and auditors in public accounting
Lawrence P. Kalbers, William J. Cenker

Highly commended

Volume 22 number 3
A multivariate analysis of the determinants of auditors' opinions on Asian banks
Chrysovalantis Gaganis, Fotios Pasiouras

Volume 22 number 1
The impact of auditor-client relationships on the reversal of first-time audit qualifications
Michael J. Meyer, John T. Rigsby, Jeff Boone

Volume 22 number 6
The impact of codes of ethics and experience on auditor judgments
Gary Pflugrath, Nonna Martinov-Bennie, Liang Chen


Managerial Finance

Winner

Volume 33 number 11
Valuing companies by cash flow discounting: ten methods and nine theories
Pablo Fern

Highly commended

Volume 33 number 5
How firm characteristics affect capital structure: an empirical study
Nikolaos Eriotis, Dimitrios Vasiliou, Zoe Ventoura-Neokosmidi

Volume 33 number 10
A review of capital asset pricing models
Don U.A. Galagedera

Volume 33 number 3
Competition and contestability in Central and Eastern European banking markets
H. Semih Yildirim, George C. Philippatos


Managerial Law

Winner

Volume 49 number 1&2
Defining the corporate social responsibility of business from international law
Esther M.J. Schouten

Highly commended

Volume 49 number 3
Protecting whistleblowers at work: A comparison of the impact of British and South African legislation
David Lewis, Tina Uys

Outstanding reviewer

Clive Smallman, Lincoln University, New Zealand


Managing Service Quality: An International Journal

Winner

Volume 17 number 4
The value of different customer satisfaction and loyalty metrics in predicting customer retention, recommendation, and share-of-wallet
Timothy L. Keiningham, Bruce Cooil, Lerzan Aksoy, Tor W. Andreassen, Jay Weiner

Highly commended

Volume 17 number 6
Learning in a service context: going backstage
Karolina Wägar

Volume 17 number 1
Applying platform design to improve the integration of patient services across the continuum of care
Marc H. Meyer, Eliot Jekowsky, Frederick G. Crane

Volume 17 number 2
Observation of listening behaviors in retail service encounters
Donelda S. McKechnie, Jim Grant, Vishal Bagaria

Outstanding reviewer

Donelda S. McKechnie, Ontario, Canada


Marketing Intelligence & Planning

Winner

Volume 25 number 3
Physics envy
Alan Tapp

Highly commended

Volume 25 number 2
The impact of Porter's strategy types on the role of market research and customer relationship management
Michael J. Valos, David H.B. Bednall, Bill Callaghan

Volume 25 number 5
Who are "innovators" and do they matter? A critical review of the evidence supporting the targeting of "innovative" consumers
Heath McDonald, Frank Alpert

Volume 25 number 1
What's in store? Retail marketing and corporate social responsibility
Peter Jones, Daphne Comfort, David Hillier

Outstanding reviewers

Gerard Prendergast, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
Aviv Shoham, Graduate School of Marketing, Univers


Measuring Business Excellence

Winner

Volume 11 number 1
Measuring to learn whilst learning to measure
John Parsons

Highly commended

Volume 11 number 1
Interpreting the balanced scorecard: an investigation into performance analysis and bias
Vicky Rich

Volume 11 number 1
Viability as a basis for performance measurement
Patrick Hoverstadt, Ian Kendrick, Steve Morlidge


Microelectronics International: An International Journal

Winner

Volume 24 number 1
Studies on electrical properties of polymer thick film resistors
Y. Srinivasa Rao

Highly commended

Volume 24 number 1
Investigations of mechanical strength and electrical resistance of adhesives and adhesive joints in liquid nitrogen
B. Bober, A. Bochenek, B. Olszewska-Mateja, Z. Z. ?aluk

Volume 24 number 2
Thick film NTC thermistor for wide range of temperature sensing
Shweta Jagtap, Sunit Rane, Uttamrao Mulik, Dinesh Amalnerkar

Volume 24 number 2
Fabrication and characterization of bulk and thick film perovskite NTC thermistors
J. Kulawik, D. Szwagierczak, B. Gröger, A. Skwarek


Multicultural Education & Technology Journal

Winner

Volume 1 number 1
Using CD-ROMs as a pedagogical tool
Andrew White


New Library World

Winner

Volume 108 number 11&12
The wrong path and the right path: The role of libraries in access to, and preservation of, cultural heritage
Michael Gorman

Highly commended

Volume 108 number 7&8
Time for a change: new approaches for a new generation of library users
Tamar Sadeh

Volume 108 number 1&2
Internationalization of LIS education in Europe and North America
Ismail Abdullahi, Leif Kajberg, Sirje Virkus

Volume 108 number 11&12
Opening up information for better public value
Robert Davies


Nutrition & Food Science

Winner

Volume 37 number 3
Antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and antimicrobial properties of garlic and onions
Emily A. Wilson, Barbara Demmig-Adams

Highly commended

Volume 37 number 2
Dietary factors and fertility in women of childbearing age
Emma Derbyshire

Volume 37 number 3
Functional foods as self-care and complementary medicine
S. Sarkar

Volume 37 number 2
The modernization of hospital food service
Eva. H


OCLC Systems & Services: International digital library perspectives

Winner

Volume 23 number 3
Building an institutional repository: sharing experiences at the HKUST Library
Ki-Tat Lam, Diana L.H. Chan

Highly commended

Volume 23 number 2
A multifaceted approach to promote a university repository: The University of Kansas' experience
Holly Mercer, Brian Rosenblum, Ada Emmett

Volume 23 number 4
From digital library to institutional repository: a brief look at one library's path
Marianne A. Buehler, Marcia S. Trauernicht

Volume 23 number 1
Building partnerships among social science researchers, institution-based repositories and domain specific data archives
Ann G. Green, Myron P. Gutmann

Outstanding reviewer

Norm Medeiros, Magill Library, Haverford College, USA


On the Horizon

Winner

Volume 15 number 2
Significantly better: the benefits for an academic institution focused on student learning outcomes
David Shupe

Highly commended

Volume 15 number 4
Second Life: hype or hyperlearning?
Catheryn Cheal

Volume 15 number 3
Repositioning for a virtual culture
Jonathan Gueverra


Online Information Review

Winner

Volume 31 number 6
Perceived substitutability between digital and physical channels: the case of newspapers
Carlos Flavi

Highly commended

Volume 31 number 2
A review of image retrieval methods for digital cultural heritage resources
Chih-Fong Tsai

Volume 31 number 6
Cognitive shifts related to interactive information retrieval
Amanda Spink, Cheryl Dee

Volume 31 number 3
Blog searching: The first general-purpose source of retrospective public opinion in the social sciences?
Mike Thelwall, Laura Hasler

Outstanding reviewer

Ina Fourie, University of Pretoria, South Africa


Pacific Accounting Review

Winner

Volume 19 number 2
The cost of granting executive stock options with strike prices adjusted by the cost of capital
Joe Cheung, Charles Corrado


Performance Measurement and Metrics

Winner

Volume 8 number 1
Performance and usability testing of multidimensional taxonomy in web site search and navigation
Mohammad Nasir Uddin, Paul Janecek

Highly commended

Volume 8 number 2
Assessing Generic Learning Outcomes in public lending libraries
John Amosford

Volume 8 number 3
Turning knowledge into value in professional service firms
Ingo Forstenlechner, Fiona Lettice, Mike Bourne, Carol Webb

Volume 8 number 3
VAMP – laying the foundations
Claire Creaser, Angela Conyers, Suzanne Lockyer


Personnel Review

Winner

Volume 36 number 3
Conceptualising the "personnel professional": A critical analysis of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development's professional qualification scheme
Sarah Gilmore, Steve Williams

Highly commended

Volume 36 number 3
Do applicants fake? An examination of the frequency of applicant faking behavior
Richard L. Griffith, Tom Chmielowski, Yukiko Yoshita

Volume 36 number 2
Human resource management in the North American automotive industry: A meta-analytic review
Anthea Zacharatos, M. Sandy Hershcovis, Nick Turner, Julian Barling

Volume 36 number 5
An investigation into pay communication: is ignorance bliss?
Nancy E. Day

Outstanding reviewer

Paul Boselie, University of Tilburg, the Netherlands


Pigment & Resin Technology

Winner

Volume 36 number 4
Synthesis and properties of pigments based on XxZnyFe2O4 ferrites with non-isometric particles
A. Kalendov

Highly commended

Volume 36 number 4
Optimising synthesis conditions for long lasting SrAl2O4 phosphor
B. Faridnia, M.M. Kashani Motlagh, A. Maghsoudipour

Volume 36 number 5
Phenolated larch-bark formaldehyde adhesive with multiple additions of sodium hydroxide
Z.H. Gao, J.L. Yuan, X.M. Wang

Volume 36 number 6
Synthesis, characterisation, monomer reactivity ratios and thermal stabilities of homo and copolymers of 4-nonylphenyl methacrylate with styrene
H. Satapathy, A.K. Banthia

Outstanding reviewer

Altaf H. Basta, National Research Centre, Cairo


Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategies & Management

Winner

Volume 30 number 2
The impact of COMPSTAT on reported crime in Queensland
Lorraine Mazerolle, Sacha Rombouts, James McBroom

Highly commended

Volume 30 number 1
Is neighborhood policing related to informal social control?
Brian C. Renauer

Volume 30 number 2
Variation in police patrol practices: The precinct as a sub-organizational level of analysis
Kimberly D. Hassell

Outstanding reviewer

William R. King, Criminal Justice Program, Bowling Green State University, USA


Program

Winner

Volume 41 number 2
The power and vulnerability of the
Andrew Cox

Highly commended

Volume 41 number 3
Desa Informasi: a virtual village of “new” information resources and services in Indonesia
Liauw Toong Tjiek (Aditya Nugraha)

Volume 41 number 4
Functional requirements for bibliographic records: an investigation of two prototypes
Jan Pisanski, Maja

Volume 41 number 4
Pure dead brilliant? Evaluating The Glasgow Story digitisation project
Ian G. Anderson


Property Management

Winner

Volume 25 number 3
Assessing sustainability in the existing commercial property stock: Establishing sustainability criteria relevant for the commercial property investment sector
Louise Ellison, Sarah Sayce

Highly commended

Volume 25 number 2
Exploring the relationship between the sustainability of construction and market value: Theoretical basics and initial empirical results from the residential property sector
David P. Lorenz, Stefan Trück, Thomas Lützkendorf

Volume 25 number 5
Brand + beauty + utility = property value
Stephen E. Roulac


Qualitative Market Research: An International Journal

Highly commended

Volume 10 number 1
Identification of ambiguity in the case study research typology: what is a unit of analysis?
Niels N. Grünbaum


Qualitative Research in Accounting & Management

Winner

Volume 4 number 1
Joined for the common purpose: The establishment of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland as an all-Ireland institution
Marcia Annisette, Philip O


Qualitative Research in Organizations and Management: An International Journal

Winner

Volume 2 number 2
Liminal ethnography: understanding segregated organisations
Francesca Bargiela-Chiappini

Highly commended

Volume 2 number 2
Grounded theory and management research: a lack of integrity?
Robert Jones, Gary Noble

Volume 2 number 2
Deconstructing a personal "academic"/"practitioner" narrative through self‐reflexivity
Steve McKenna


Quality Assurance in Education

Winner

Volume 15 number 4
Zen, motorcycle maintenance and quality in higher education
Laurie Lomas

Highly commended

Volume 15 number 1
Professional doctoral theses by explication as professional management development
Ortrun Zuber-Skerritt

Volume 15 number 2
Is student evaluation of teaching worthwhile? An analytical framework for answering the question
James S. Pounder

Volume 15 number 3
Enhancing the quality and consistency of undergraduate dissertation assessment: A case study
Chaminda Pathirage, Richard Haigh, Dilanthi Amaratunga, David Baldry

Outstanding reviewer

Adele Flood, Swinbourne University of Technology, Australia


Rapid Prototyping Journal

Winner

Volume 13 number 4
Fab@Home: the personal desktop fabricator kit
Evan Malone, Hod Lipson

Highly commended

Volume 13 number 2
Fabrication of a calcium phosphate scaffold with a three dimensional channel network and its application to perfusion culture of stem cells
Shanglong Xu, Dichen Li, Bingheng Lu, Yiping Tang, Chaofeng Wang, Zhen Wang

Volume 13 number 4
Applications of a hybrid manufacturing process for fabrication of metallic structures
Frank Liou, Kevin Slattery, Mary Kinsella, Joseph Newkirk, Hsin-Nan Chou, Robert Landers

Outstanding reviewer

Chris Sutcliffe, University of Liverpool, UK


Records Management Journal

Winner

Volume 17 number 2
Implementing international standards: first, know your organisation
Gillian Oliver

Highly commended

Volume 17 number 3
Purposeful data: the roles and purposes of recordkeeping metadata
Kate Cumming

Volume 17 number 3
Records management capacity and compliance toolkits: a critical assessment
Julie McLeod, Sue Childs, Susan Heaford

Volume 17 number 3
The research imperative and the responsible recordkeeping professional
Caroline Williams


Reference Services Review

Winner

Volume 35 number 2
Assessing information literacy skills using the ACRL standards as a guide
Ada Emmett, Judith Emde

Highly commended

Volume 35 number 1
Harnessing the Deep Web: a practical plan for locating free specialty databases on the web
Brett Spencer

Volume 35 number 4
Incorporating data literacy into undergraduate information literacy programs in the social sciences: A pilot project
Elizabeth Stephenson, Patti Schifter Caravello

Outstanding reviewer

Sylvia Tag, Western Washington University, USA


Review of Accounting and Finance

Winner

Volume 6 number 1
The effect of stock option grants on voluntary employee turnover
Steven Balsam, Richard Gifford, Sungsoo Kim

Highly commended

Volume 6 number 1
Earnings management and board activity: an additional evidence
Ahmed Ebrahim

Volume 6 number 3
Evidence on factors affecting the relationship between CEO stock option compensation and earnings management
Gary K. Meek, Ramesh P. Rao, Christopher J. Skousen


Sensor Review

Jack Hollingum Award
Named after Jack Hollingum, who was one of the founding editors of Sensor Review as well as of our sister journals Assembly Automation and Industrial Robot. Over the years he wrote countless articles and remained a regular contributor right up to having a stroke in April 2001.

Winner

Volume 27 number 1
High-resolution tactile sensor using the deformation of a reflection image
Satoshi Saga, Hiroyuki Kajimoto, Susumu Tachi

Highly commended

Volume 27 number 2
Surface-enhanced Raman scattering for identification of organic pigments and dyes in works of art and cultural heritage material
Kui Chen, Marco Leona, Tuan Vo-Dinh

Volume 27 number 2
Tuning the dynamic behaviour of cantilever MEMS based sensors and actuators
Gino Rinaldi, Muthukumaran Packirisamy, Ion Stiharu

Volume 27 number 4
High resolution thermal imaging inside integrated circuits
G. Tessier, M. Bardoux, C. Filloy, C. Bou


Social Responsibility Journal

Winner

Volume 3 number 2
Environmental Reporting Verification: A Critical Evaluation of Accountants' Views and Corporate Practices in India
Shuchi Pahuja

Highly commended

Volume 3 number 4
Thou shalt not be good enough: (Mis)Understanding CSR
Juliane Riese


Society and Business Review

Winner

Volume 2 number 1
From McLibel to McLettuce: childhood, spin and re-branding
Jacqueline Botterill, Stephen Kline

Highly commended

Volume 2 number 1
The consequences and contradictions of child and teen consumption in contemporary practice
Valérie‐Inés de La Ville

Outstanding reviewer

Herv


Soldering & Surface Mount Technology

Winner

Volume 19 number 1
Effects of thermal history on the intermetallic growth and mechanical strength of Pb-free and Sn-Pb BGA solder balls
J. Liang, N. Dariavach, P. Callahan, D. Shangguan

Highly commended

Volume 19 number 2
High-cycle fatigue testing of Pb-free solder joints
N. Barry, I.P. Jones, T. Hirst, I.M. Fox, J. Robins


Strategy & Leadership

Highly commended

Volume 35 number 6
Connecting strategy and competitive intelligence: refocusing intelligence to produce critical strategy inputs
Liam Fahey

Volume 35 number 1
Intelligence teams
Liam Fahey, Jan Herring

Volume 35 number 1
How strategic innovation really gets started
Robert Chapman Wood


Structural Survey

Winner

Volume 25 number 2
Was Waldram wrong?
Peter S. Defoe, Ian Frame

Highly commended

Volume 25 number 3&4
Assessment and enforcement of liquidated damages in construction contracts in Ghana
M. M. Tuuli, B. K. Baiden and E. Badu

Volume 25 number 1
Sustainability literacy: the future paradigm for construction education?
Paul E. Murray, Alison J. Cotgrave


Studies in Economics and Finance

Winner

Volume 24 number 1
Qualitative research in finance
Bruce Burton

Highly commended

Volume 24 number 1
Investors' behaviour in the Athens Stock Exchange (ASE)
Dimitrios I. Maditinos,

Volume 24 number 2
Bank ownership and productivity developments: evidence from Turkey
Ihsan Isik


Supply Chain Management: An International Journal

Winner

Volume 12 number 1
Vegetables procurement by Asian supermarkets: a transaction cost approach
Ruerd Ruben, Dave Boselie, Hualiang Lu

Highly commended

Volume 12 number 4
Complementary theories to supply chain management
Arni Halldorsson, Herbert Kotzab, Juliana H. Mikkola, Tage Skjøtt‐Larsen

Volume 12 number 2
Supply chain partnering: a temporal multidisciplinary approach
Desirée Knoppen, Ellen Christiaanse

Volume 12 number 6
Building trust in construction projects
Malik M.A. Khalfan, Peter McDermott, Will Swan

Outstanding reviewers

Joe Sanderson, Birmingham Business School, UK
j.r.sanderson@bham.ac.uk


Team Performance Management: An International Journal

Winner

Volume 13 number 5&6
Gender composition of teams: effects of competition
Charlene K. Stokes, Debra Steele-Johnson, Anupama Narayan

Highly commended

Volume 13 number 1&2
An empirical analysis of the relationship between adult attention deficit and efficacy for working in teams
Graeme H. Coetzer, Lynn Richmond

Volume 13 number 3&4
Identifying antecedents of virtual team collaboration
Linda M. Peters, Charles C. Manz

Outstanding reviewers

Pete Thomond, Queensland University of Technology Brisbane, Australia
Home address: 3 Primrose Mansions, Prince of Wales


The Bottom Line

Winner

Volume 20 number 2
A multiple regression model for predicting reference desk staffing requirements
Sarla R. Murgai, Mohammad Ahmadi

Highly commended

Volume 20 number 2
Unseen measures: the need to account for intangibles
Larry Nash White

Volume 20 number 3
A kaleidoscope of possibilities: strategies for assessing human capital in libraries
Larry Nash White

Volume 20 number 4
Imperfect reflections: The challenges in implementing human capital assessment in libraries
Larry Nash White


The Electronic Library

Winner

Volume 25 number 5
A framework of anti-phishing measures aimed at protecting the online consumer's identity
Rika Butler

Highly commended

Volume 25 number 1
A socio-technical perspective of museum practitioners' image-using behaviors
Hsin-Liang Chen

Volume 25 number 4
Print v. electronic reference sources: implications of an Australian study
Ann Ritchie, Paul Genoni

Volume 25 number 3
Reading habits and attitude in the digital age: Analysis of gender and academic program differences in Malaysia
Nor Shahriza Abdul Karim, Amelia Hasan

Outstanding reviewer

Lesley Moyo, Director for Library Research and Instructional Services University Libraries Virginia


The Learning Organization: An International Journal

Winner

Volume 14 number 3
Intellectual capital and corporate performance in knowledge-intensive SMEs
Sandra Cohen, Nikolaos Kaimenakis

Highly commended

Volume 14 number 3
Discovering and articulating what is not yet known: Using action learning and grounded theory as a knowledge management strategy
David J. Pauleen, Brian Corbitt, Pak Yoong

Volume 14 number 2
Knowledge management model: practical application for competency development
Denise Lustri, Irene Miura, S

Volume 14 number 3
Evaluation of participants' contributions in knowledge creation based on semantic authoring
Naoki Kamimaeda, Noriaki Izumi, K

Volume 14 number 2
Leading with relationships: a small firm example
Sara B. Marcketti, Joy M. Kozar


The TQM Magazine

Winner

Volume 19 number 2

Verner C. Petersen

Highly commended

Volume 19 number 3
The process of constructing performance measurement
Mattias Elg

Volume 19 number 1
The role of control charts in promoting organisational learning: New perspectives from a food industry study
Nigel Grigg, Lesley Walls

Volume 19 number 2
A history and review of the European Quality Award Model
Tito A. Conti

Outstanding reviewer

Ingrid Fecikova, Technical University of Kosice, Slovak Republic


Training & Management Development Methods

Winner

Volume 21 number 1
Sustaining culture change
Andrew Leigh

Highly commended

Volume 21 number 2
Five key principles that guarantee business results
Wendy Brooks, Karen Hulme

Volume 21 number 3
Igniting instruction through a narrative spark
Jon Revelos

Volume 21 number 3
The contribution of experiential learning to in-house education and training
Efthymios Valkanos, Iosif Fragoulis


Transforming Government: People, Process and Policy

Winner

Volume 1 number 4
Internal service climate and psychological empowerment among public employees: An exploratory study in Greece
Zoe S. Dimitriades, Theodore Maroudas

Highly commended

Volume 1 number 3
Exploring relationships of shared service arrangements in local government
Marijn Janssen, Anton Joha, Vishanth Weerakkody

Volume 1 number 1
Central research questions in e-government, or which trajectory should the study domain take?
Hans J. Scholl


VINE: The Journal of Information and Knowledge Management Systems

Winner

Volume 37 number 4
Value-added knowledge management for financial performance: The case of an East Asian conglomerate
Ravi S. Sharma, Priscilla Teng Yu Hui, Meng-Wah Tan

Highly commended

Volume 37 number 3
The KM phoenix
Niall Sinclair

Volume 37 number 3
The use of knowledge management in software acquisition
Maliha Haddad, Vincent Ribi


Young Consumers

Winner

Volume 8 number 3
Children's influence on and participation in the family decision process during food buying
Maria K

Highly commended

Volume 8 number 2
Nutritional intake and physical performance capacity in Flemish schoolchildren (seven to12 years): issues for responsible marketing
P. Deriemaeker, J. Taeymans, D. Aerenhouts, M. Hebbelinck, P. Clarys

Outstanding reviewer

Ian Phau, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia


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