Russian Management Journal

The academic journal in the field of general and strategic management

Russian Management Journal is a peer-reviewed quarterly academic journal dedicated to exchanging the findings of scholars & practitioners in all aspects of management of organizations with emphasis on studies devoted to emerging markets. 

The mission of the Russian Management Journal is the creation and constant renovation of an interaction medium for various categories of international authors and readers. Such a medium should support a comprehensive range of views and management research topics and stimulate the fruitful exchange of knowledge about the principles and mechanisms of management of modern organizations, as well as approaches to achievement of competitive advantages in international markets.

Publishing first-class papers that meet world-class standards as regards their concepts, research design & techniques is the top priority of the Russian Management Journal.

Scope of the RMJ covers theoretical and empirical papers (as well as research-style case studies) related to broad areas of Strategy, Marketing, Corporate Finance, International Management, Organizational Behavior, Risk Management, Accounting and any other issues in management.

From the Editors-in-Chief Statement:
RMJ's Editorial Board and International Academic Advisory Board view management theory (including strategic management) as a fully developed field of interdisciplinary research that has its own subject matter and a system of analytical concepts distinguishing it from related sciences (economics, psychology, sociology, and others).


The journal is included into the Russian Science Citation Index, Web of Science platform. 

The journal was established by the Saint Petersburg University on the initiative of its Graduate School of Management (

This initiative was supported by the leading Russian researchers from other top scientific and training centers in the field of management: Central Economics & Mathematics Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Higher School of Economics (Moscow), Moscow State University, Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation. Now the RMJ has the diversified Editorial Board.

Publisher: Saint Petersburg University
The first issue was published in September 2003.
Frequency: 4 issues per year (starting with 2004).
ISSN: 1729-7427.

Since 2003 the RMJ has been publishing articles only in Russian with the special English-language section in each issue (contents, abstracts and keywords, information about the authors). Since 2017 we accept and publish articles both in Russian and English languages.