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Business & Society Special Issue Call for Papers on Business-Health Research

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Business & Society Special Issue Call for Papers

“Health is Everyone’s Business: Embodying Business-Health Research”

Full manuscript submission deadline: February 28, 2023

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We are thrilled to invite papers to be considered for a Business & Society (IF 7.389, 5-year IF 7.792) Special Issue on “Health is Everyone’s Business: Embodying Business-Health Research.” This Special Issue intends to open a place for advancing the discussion of the role of business in tackling health challenges and the impact of business on the health of all relevant stakeholders, including employees, consumers, and communities. We welcome interdisciplinary studies not only from all business areas, including management, marketing, entrepreneurship, business and society, and sustainability but also from neighboring disciplines such as public health,  environmental health and international development. 


Special Issue Supporting Activities:

  1. International Association for Business & Society (IABS) Annual Conference Workshop “Prescribing a research agenda to link business to health grand challenges”: San Francisco, CA, June 16-19, 2022.
  2. Academy of Management (AOM) Annual Conference Symposium Prescribing a business research agenda to address health grand challenges”: Seattle, WA, August 5-9, 2022.
  3. Paper Development Workshop. The guest editors will organize a virtual, synchronous workshop where authors present their ideas and receive constructive feedback sometime in October. To be considered for the workshop, interested scholars are required to send a proposal of up to 5 pages by September 30, 2022 to


Please feel free to contact the guest editors if you have any questions.


Best wishes,

Bryan W. Husted, Tecnológico de Monterrey
Fred D. Ledley, Bentley University
Ivan Montiel, Baruch College of the City University of New York
Jill A. Brown, Bentley University
Junghoon Park, Baruch College of the City University of New York