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Innovation & Management Review is an academic, peer-reviewed journal related to applied science in the field of innovation and management. Published by Emerald on behalf of Universidade de São Paulo.

ISSN: 2515-8961
eISSN: 2515-8961

This journal is open access

Aims and scope

Innovation & Management Review is a quarterly publication organised by the Business department of the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil. INMR's main objectives are: to disseminate the intellectual production in the field of technological, organisational and market innovation, stimulating creative academic and research contributions; to do its share in increasing the knowledge production of the academic and professional communities related to applied sciences in the field of innovation; to serve as a proper channel to spread conceptual and methodological advances and experiences of innovation in modern society; and to encourage the dissemination of knowledge that promotes new studies and new theoretical and empirical formulations for the field of innovation. 

The journal covers all fields of innovation including: 

  • Innovation, innovation management 
  • Business models innovation, startups 
  • Social innovation, responsible innovation 
  • Entrepreneurship 
  • Innovation ecosystems 
  • Technology management innovation 
  • Service innovation 
  • Innovation strategy, innovation capabilities 
  • Research & development R&D, new product development 
  • Digital transformation, industry 4.0 
  • Sustainability and innovation in emerging economies  
  • Integrating innovation for business and society  

This journal offers immediate access to its content, following the principle of making scientific knowledge freely available to the public, providing greater global democratisation of knowledge. 

Original manuscripts are welcome in English or in Portuguese, provided that the authors submit an English version of the text prior to publication. 

INMR publishes 4 issues per annum. 

Open access

All articles published in INMR are published Open Access under a CCBY 4.0 licence.

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Innovation & Management Review is published by Emerald Publishing on behalf of Universidade de São Paulo. INMR is owned by Universidade de São Paulo. INMR is published under a platinum OA arrangement, in that all charges for publishing an OA article in INMR are funded by Universidade de São Paulo. There is no charge to the author.

Transparency statement for Innovation & Management Review

  1. Journal Ownership: Innovation & Management Review is published by Emerald Publishing on behalf of the University of Sao Paulo. 

  2. Governing Body: The editorial team is appointed and managed by the University of Sao Paulo. The journal is governed by the editorial team in collaboration with Emerald Publishing.

  3. Peer Review Process: The journal operates a double blind peer review model. All articles undergo an initial assessment by the journal editor. If they are considered suitable for consideration, articles will then be a reviewed by a minimum of two external reviewers to assess suitability for publication. Final responsibility for editorial decisions rests with the Editor-in-Chief of the journal.  

  4. Editorial team/contact information: Contact details for the editorial team can be found on the journal homepage. Queries may also be directed to Emerald’s Publishing team as follows: 
    Chris Tutill – [email protected]  

  5. Copyright: All articles in the journal are published Open Access under a Creative Commons Attribution license (CC BY-4.0). This allows authors to retain copyright of their work whilst others can share, use and build upon this work created as long as appropriate attribution is given.  

  6. Author Fees: The journal is published under a Platinum Open Access arrangement, in that all costs associated with publishing an Open Access article in the journal are funded by the University of Sao Paulo. There are currently no Article Processing Charges to the author(s).

  7. Allegations of Misconduct: All journals published by Emerald are members of and subscribe to the principles of the Committee on Publication Ethics. In the event of any allegation of research or publication misconduct the publisher and editor will adhere to COPE guidelines in dealing with such allegations.  

  8. Conflicts of interest: Authors are asked to declare any financial or ethical conflicts of interest upon submitting their work to the journal. Difficult cases will be referred to the Committee on Publishing Ethics (COPE) for advice.

  9. Frequency: The journal currently publishes four issues per annum

  1. Access: All journal articles are published Open Access on EmeraldInsight.com - http://www.emeraldinsight.com/loi/inmr under a CCBY 4.0 licence (please see section 5).

  1. Revenue sources: The journal is published under a platinum Open Access arrangement, in that all costs associated with publishing an Open Access article in the journal are funded by the University of Sao Paulo.

  1. Advertising: The journal does not accept direct advertising 

  1. Archiving: Emerald provides perpetual access for all e-journal content by working with digital preservation schemes Portico, LOCKSS and CLOCKSS. 

  1. Direct marketing: On occasion the journal will use direct marketing activities (primarily email campaigns) to raise awareness of the journal and to invite authors to submit articles.   Marketing activities are conducted by the University of Sao Paulo unless otherwise agreed with Emerald.  

This statement was updated by Chris Tutill (Emerald Publishing) on 16th Feb 2020.