Call for Papers


Papers are invited in the form of original research-based work in the various areas of development and management pertaining to sustainability. These themes are divided into different areas which are illustrative only and contributors are encouraged to build up their work from real world situations around the broad following themes but not limited to:

 Area I: Strategic Management and Creating a Sustainable  Business

  • Triple Bottom Line Strategies for Sustainability
  • Corporate Governance and Business Ethics
  • Corporate Sustainability Reporting
  • Green Business Strategies

Area II: Developmental Models and Sustainability

  • The Nehru-Mahalanobis Model
  • The Gandhian Model of Economic Development: Gram Swaraj and Localization
  • Western Civilization Models
  • Colonialism and Capitalism Model
  • Sustainability Models for Green Alliances
  • Partnerships and Collaborations

Area III: Human Resource and Sustainable Development

  • Human and Social Rights in the Context of Sustainable Development
  • Human Resource for Sustainable Rural Development
  • Performance Systems
  • Organizational Flexibility
  • Ethical Leadership

Area IV: Ecological, Social and Economic Sustainability

  • Global Environmental Issues
  • Sustainable Agricultural Development
  • Environmental Studies
  • Economics and Business of Sustainable Development
  • Social Aspects of Sustainable Development
  • Gender Equality and Women Empowerment
  • Sustainable Economic/Political/Social Development
  • International Trade and Investments
  • Regional Economic Development
  • Economic Sustainability of MSMEs

Area V: Environmental Sustainability through Engineering Practices

  • Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development
  • Innovation, Technology and Society
  • Clean Technology Development and Innovation
  • Sustainable Urban Transport and Environment
  • Technology, Society, and Environmental Studies
  • Resource Management

Area VI: Sustainability through Operations Management and Supply Chain

  • Operations Research with Sustainable Development
  • Productivity Measurement
  • Applied Social Modeling and Simulation
  • Green Supply Chain Management
  • Sustainable Supply Chain Management
  • Sustainable Logistics Management
  • Best Practices in Operations Management
  • Quality Management
  • Lean, Agile and Flexible Manufacturing
  • E-Manufacturing
  • Business Process Engineering

Area VII: Marketing and Sales Management with Sustainable Development

  • Emerging Marketing Processes/Models
  • Digital Marketing
  • Green Marketing
  • Globalization and Consumerism
  • Sustainability Issues for the Marketers\Entrepreneurs

Area VIII: Sustainability Issues in Banking and Finance

  • Financial Flexibility and Risk Management
  • Technological Innovations in Banking Processes
  • Sustainable Investing in Emerging Markets
  • Fiscal Sustainability in Emerging Markets
  • Innovative Financial Products
  • E-Banking
  • Financial and Capital Markets

Area IX: Sustainable Process using Information Technology

  • Data Mining and E-Commerce
  • Sustainability Networks and Strategies
  • Decision Support System
  • Information Security and Network Security
  • Knowledge Management
  • Cloud Computing
  • Communication and Information Technologies in Social Sciences and Education

Area X: Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Business

  • Effective Generation and Communication of Business Ideas
  • Innovation and Creativity
  • Entrepreneurship and Economic Development
  • Strategies for Entrepreneurship
  • Venture Capital for Entrepreneurial Business

Area XI: Management Education for Global Sustainability

  • Evolution of Management Educations and some Future Possibilities
  • Approaches to bringing Global Sustainability into Management Education
  • Institutional and Program Level Innovations in Management Education for Global Sustainability
  • Creating Successful Management Courses in Global Sustainability