The European Journal of International Management (EJIM) invites submissions for a Special Issue on:

Value Co-creation in the Course of International Entrepreneurial Opportunity Development

Manuscripts due: 1 September, 2018

Notification to authors: 1 December, 2018

Final versions due: 30 April, 2019

 Topics include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • What are the characteristics of innovative ideas in the early stages of international value co-creation opportunities?
  • What are the characteristics of international entrepreneurs who handle value cocreation better than others?
  • How do entrepreneurial imagination, affection and cognition generate value propositions in value co-creation, and how do they facilitate value co-creation?
  • Are there any differences in value co-creation concerning developed, developing and transition economies? If yes, in what ways and how?
  • In which way do existing theories in management and entrepreneurship, such as the judgment0based view (Foss and Klein, 2012), causation, effectuation, bricolage and the resource-based view, contribute to our current understanding of the co-creation of values?
  • What factors influence value co-creation in each phase of opportunity development and venture formation (i.e. opportunity recognition, evaluation, exploitation and venture growth)?

 Guest Editors 

  • Veland Ramadani, South East European University, Macedonia
  • Amir Emami, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
  • Leo-Paul Dana, Montpellier Business School, France

Full Call for Papers can be found here: EJIM SI 2018