2022 BALAS ANNUAL CONFERENCE
June 11-13 th 2022
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: February 14 th., 2022
We cordially invite professors, researchers, and graduate students interested in Business and Economics Issues involving Latin and Ibero America to prepare and send their research to our BALAS 2022 Annual Conference, that will be held at the Carcavelos Campus of NOVA School of Business and Economics, in beautiful Lisbon, Portugal. The event will be conducted both on site and online, according to local and global sanitary guidelines.
The prevailing aspiration of business is performance, while that of society is progress. However, business organizations worldwide have been increasingly interested in becoming a force for good, giving rise to initiatives such as the B Corps or the United Nations (UN) Global Compact. The challenges opposing the social and environmental concerns to the financial profitability can thus be seen from a paradoxical lens, in a way to better understand how organizations can simultaneously address these apparent contradictory demands.
In LATAM, the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have been a growing priority for business leaders. Indeed, the number of LATAM participants in the UN Global Compact is only second to Europe when compared to other world regions, and yet its growth rate has been above the global average. To discuss this field of research, we suggest the exploration of answers to questions such as:
Special Conference Tracks
Doctoral Colloquium Track
Track for doctoral students and candidates presenting their researchDEADLINE February 14 th., 2021
BALAS Special Issues, Sections and Fast track publication opportunities are for several indexed journals and publication collections including de CLADEA-BALAS Case Conssortium with Harvard Business Publishing, ACADEMIA Revista Latinoamericana de Administración, RBGN, Journal of Economics Finance and Administrative Sciences, and Emerging Markets Case Studies. Additional journals will be announced when we get the approvals by their Editorial Boards.
SUBMISSION GUIDELINES HERE
1. Paper Submission Process
3. Blind Review
To facilitate the blind review process, the authors' names should NOT appear anywhere in the entire paper and NOT on the title page. Check headers and footers to be sure the authors' names do NOT appear.
4. Paper format guidelines include
5. There is a US$35 paper submission fee for each paper. This is a honor commitment (at the BALAS.org website)
6. Only manuscripts corresponding to the above guidelines will be accepted. In order to be included in the program at least one author needs to be registered in the conference before the starting date. Each paper has to have a different registered conference attendant to be included in the program!