Business Systems Laboratory - 2nd International Symposium


Advancements in Economic and Managerial Theory and Practice

January 23-24, 2014
Universitas Mercatorum
Via Appia Pignatelli 62, 00178 Roma, Italy


All the accepted papers and abstracts will be published on a CD-Rom of proceedings (with a ISBN code) that will be distributed to participants at the symposium.

Further publication of revised and selected papers will follow the conference on the following scientific journals*:


Business Horizons

(special section on Sustainable Marketing- guest editors: Gandolfo Dominici & Diane Martin)

Systems Research and Behavioral Science

(special section on Advacements in Systemic Methodologies for Economics and Management - guest editor: Gandolfo Dominici)


Journal of Organizational Transformation & Social Change

(special issue on Systemic Approaches for Sustainability - guest editor: Gandolfo Dominici)

International Journal of Sustainable Development

(special issue on  Corporate Social Responsibility and Ethics for Sustainable Development - guest editor: Mauro Sciarelli)


International Journal of Systems and Society

(special issue - guest editor: Gandolfo Dominici)

Business Systems Review


World Review of Science, Technology and Sustainable Development

(special issue on Sustainable Strategies in Agricultural Business  - guest editor: Arturo Capasso)

International Journal of Risk Assessment and Management

(special issue on Finance in the time of crisis: new perspectives on sustainability  - guest editor:  Enzo Scannella)

International Journal of Continuing Engineering Education and Life-Long Learning
(special issue on Education for Sustainability - guest editors: Ockie Bosch and Nam Nguyen)

International Journal of Sustainable Manufacturing
(special issue on Technology And Smart Improvements for a Better Living - guest editor: Luca Pazzi)


The Special Issues will publish selected papers that are original contributions presented at the Symposium, which have never been published in other journals.

All the published papers will undergo further blind review process by the editorial boards of the journals.

* Please note: The  author(s) can choose to publish only the abstract in the CD-R of Proceedings. We will request the permission to publish the full paper in the CD-R to each author who will submit the full paper. For the post conference publishing opportunities we will ask to authors to submit a new version of the paper to be further reviewed and selected by the editorial boards of each journal.