About the Journal
Media management, as a relatively new discipline is characterized by blurring boundaries. While traditional media distinguished by content, emergence of digital technologies extends the area of activity for the media firms into platforms, connectivity and data. The players are also indistinguishable. From traditional media giants such as broadcasts, Hollywood studios, publishers to Technological conglomerates such as Facebook, Microsoft, Google and Amazon are competing to increase their market share. At the same time, less entry barriers and lower production costs encourage entrepreneurial activities and media startups to enter the market and to present their value easily to their target markets.
In such new dynamic and fast-changing environment, managing of media enterprises is a complicated task that needs a good mix of knowledge, skill, experience, understanding and insight on various aspects of the given media organization. Considering this, The Nordic Journal of Media Management aims to encourage researchers of related fields and disciplines such as business, economic, information technologies, entertainment, communication, journalism, public administration, strategic management and similar fields to share their researches on the different dimensions of media management.
The main interests of this journal are included but not limited to:
- Business Models and Revenue Models in Media Industry
- Application of Transaction Cost and Theory of the Firm in Media Industry
- Media Economics, particularly institutional and evolutionary economics of media
- Media Entrepreneurship conceptualization and theorizing
- Media Management Education
- Social Media and Platforms businesses
- Ownership and competition in Media Industry
- Media Technology and future study of Media
- Co-creation and value proposition in Media Organizations
- Niche markets and emerging business opportunities in Media Industry
- Entertainment Media
- Mobile and Online Games
- Public Service Media and changing nature of Media Consumption
- Innovations management in Media Industry
- Research methods in Media Studies
- Audiences behavior and attention economy
Mission and Scope
Nordic Journal of Media Management aims to encourage research on the dynamics of managing of media organizations in micro, meso and macro levels. To accomplish this mission, this journal focuses on both the theory and for this, provided various formats for share of experiences and knowledge. It accepts original researches as peer-review articles, and also publishes non-peer reviewed manuscripts such as case studies and industry reports that disseminate the experiences and challenges of enterprises within the media industry. Also review articles and book reviews are other types of papers that will be accepted to publish in Nordic Journal of Media Management. We encourage researchers, practitioners, managers and other actors to share their experiences in the relevant format.
Nordic Journal of Media Management adopts a Double Blind Peer Review policy. all manuscripts, from research papers to review articles must be submitted from the journal submission system.
When a submission receive, In the first stage, Editorial team review the submissions and evaluate whether the submission meets the journal's creteria. If not fit with the academic standards, or not firt with the journal scope, a desk rejection will be decided. If the editorial review is positive, the submission will be assigned for minimum two reviewers. it is preferred that two reviewers are from different countries from the authors of the submissions, if possible. all review process will be done in the journal submission system and recorded for future supervision. articles will be accepted when at least two reviewers accapt the article after rounds of review. final decision will be made by the Editor in Chief.
To encourage the reviewers for accepting this task and to do their best, the journal credit the reviewers in Publons, the platform for academic reviews. The credits will be shown in the profile of reviewers. the page of Nordic Journal of Media Management in the publons can be seen here.
Open Access Policy
This journal is compeletely free for both authors and reader. Submitting of articles in this journal requires no APC (Article Processing Charge).
License Terms (CC-BY 4.0)
All accepted articles will be published under CC- BY 4.0. This license lets others distribute, remix, tweak, and build upon your work, even commercially, as long as they credit the authors for the original creation.
Nordic Journal of Media Management checks the accepted articles to detect any potential plagiarism by use of software.
Nordic Journal of Media Management is a brand new journal and yet to index in major databases. However, Aalborg University applies for indexing of this journal in Databases based on the success in meeting requirement. Currently, this journal is indexed in Index Copernicus, Cabi, Google Scholar, and is pending for review in other scientific databases such as DOAJ. inclusion in more indices will be declared as soon as it happened.