AMJ PDW: Online Workshop on Transparency and Rigor in Empirical Research

28 Feb 2022

The goal of this workshop is to showcase and discuss best practices in research transparency and share advice and tips on how to approach these issues for paper submissions to AMJ.

Academy of Management Journal (AMJ) will be hosting an online workshop addressing and discussing ever-evolving issues on transparency and rigor in empirical research. The goal of this workshop is to showcase and discuss best practices in research transparency and share advice and tips on how to approach these issues for paper submissions to AMJ. 

In addition, participants will have an opportunity to submit an extended abstract of a paper for developmental feedback with a focus on the method section and transparency issues. Consistent with the mission of AMJ, submissions on all management-relevant topics, at all levels of analysis, and using all empirical methods are invited for the workshop. 

Submitting an extended abstract is not a requirement for attending this workshop. 

Event Information

Online Workshop
28 February 2022
9:00 am-12:00 pm EST (GMT/UTC-4)

Registration information

Registration is required for all participants.

The deadline for registration is 7 February 2022.

Register here

If you are also submitting a paper for review, please submit an extended abstract of approximately 5 pages of text with a focus on methods. Submissions from both faculty and doctoral students are welcome. You are also welcome to include any specific questions that you may have regarding transparency standards in relation to your paper. We will accept as many extended abstracts as possible; however, depending on the number of submissions we receive, we may not be able to accept all abstracts.

If you have any questions and inquiries, please contact Ivona Hideg.

Tentative agenda

9:00am – 9:20am Welcome and Journal Overview (Laszlo Tihanyi)

9:20am – 9:50am Presentations on best transparency and method rigor practices on both macro and micro side (Matthew Semadeni and Katherine DeCelles)

9:50am – 10:00am Break

10:00am – 10:45am Panel Q& A session on transparency issues and method rigor across micro, macro, and qualitative empirical research (all participating AEs and board members), moderated by Ivona Hideg

10:45am – 11:00am Break

11:00am – 12:00am Small group review feedback & methods discussion in break-out rooms