BAR - Brazilian Administration Review

BAR is a scholarly journal on business and public administration published quarterly since 2004 by ANPAD (Brazilian Academy of Management). BAR is a fully open-access online journal that abides by the principles of COPE – Committee on Publication Ethics for scholarly publication. BAR is available in most indexing services, including SCOPUS.

BAR’s mission is to advance scholarly knowledge on management and organizational theories and their implications for business and public administration by means of the global dissemination of conceptual and empirical studies developed in Brazil and other countries.

The journal publishes conceptual and empirical studies in the broad interests of business and public administration. Theoretical and methodological perspectives are welcome as long as they are insightful also for practice. To be published in BAR, documents must convey theoretical, methodological and applied advancements to the frontiers of scholarly knowledge. BAR’s editorial scope does not include teaching cases or purely applied practitioner-oriented material.

BAR's target audience is the Brazilian and the global scholarly communities in all interests of business and public administration.

Guide to authors

Special issue on Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies and Distributed Organizations


This is a call for papers for BAR’s special issue on Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies and Distributed Organizations. The purpose of this special issue is to develop a broader and inclusive examination of the disruptive potential of blockchain and cryptocurrencies to foster cutting-edge researches that contribute to understand the environmental, economic, social, political, and legal impacts of blockchain to leverage distributed organizations.

Vol. 17 No. 2 (2020): Apr/Jun - 2020

Stewardship-oriented culture and family firm performance: A study on the moderating effects in an emerging economy

Daniel Magalhães Mucci, Fábio Frezatti, Ann Jorissen, Diógenes de Souza Bido


Corporate reputation and bankruptcy risk

Alan Diógenes Góis (in memoriam), Márcia Martins Mendes De Luca , Gerlando Augusto Sampaio Franco de Lima , Jislene Trindade Medeiros


University ecosystems and the commitment of faculty members to support entrepreneurial activity

Gustavo Hermínio Salati Marcondes de Moraes, Bruno Brandão Fischer , Matheus Leite Campos, Paola Rücker Schaeffer


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