|Discipline||International business, management|
|Edited by||John Cantwell|
The Journal of International Business Studies is a double blind peer-reviewed academic journal and the official publication of the Academy of International Business. It is published by Palgrave Macmillan and covers research on international business. The journal was established in 1970 and is edited by John Cantwell (Rutgers University). According to the Journal Citation Reports its 2011 impact factor is 3.406, ranking it 11th out of 113 in the "Business" category and 16th out of 166 in the "Management" category.
As of January 2011, the top 5 most cited articles were:
The "JIBS Decade Award" was established in 1996  to recognize the most influential paper published in the volume a decade prior. The award is sponsored by Palgrave Macmillan. A selection committee evaluates the five most cited papers published in the volume of the year concerned and decides on the most influential paper. A special session is held at the Academy of International Business annual conference including a retrospective presentation from the award winner in addition to additional commentary. In 2009, the Decade Award was extended to include the 1970-1985 volumes of the journal, which had not previously been included.