Managing Trust in Strategic Alliances

Edited by:
T. K. Das, City University of New York

A volume in the series: Research in Strategic Alliances. Editor(s): T. K. Das, City University of New York.

Call for Papers

About the Book Series: This book series on strategic alliances will cover the essential progress made thus far in the literature and elaborate upon fruitful streams of scholarship. More importantly, the book series will focus on providing a robust and comprehensive forum for new scholarship in the field of strategic alliances. Through the ongoing release of focused topical titles, this book series will seek to disseminate theoretical insights and practical management information that will enable interested professionals to gain a rigorous and comprehensive understanding of the field of strategic alliances. A total of 13 titles have been published thus far in the series.

This new projected volume, Managing Trust in Strategic Alliances [MTSA], will bring together some of the latest thinking on the key issues relating to managing trust in strategic alliances. By selecting a number of cutting-edge research perspectives, frameworks, models, theories, and empirical findings that inform the subject, the chapters in this book will serve as a compendium of promising ideas to provide some rigorous impetus for a critical area of research in strategic alliances. Authors are encouraged to propose both theoretical and empirical treatments of the subject.

We invite you to contribute a chapter to this projected volume [MTSA]. If you are willing to contribute, please send us your chapter proposal by August 31, 2017 (for a chapter that should be around 25-40 pages, approx. 6000 to 10000 words, although longer manuscripts may also be acceptable in special cases). Proposals should be made on one single-spaced page, and consist of your name and affiliation, email address, a tentative title, an abstract, and the structure of the planned chapter. The proposal should cover as much essential detail of the chapter contents as you can furnish at this initial stage. Please include a second page with a brief biography and a list of relevant professional publications. All proposals should be sent as a single Word file of 2 pages to the Editor at The publication schedule is as follows:

Proposals for chapter due: August 31, 2017
Notification of chapter proposal acceptance by: September 15, 2017
Full chapter due: January 31, 2018
Feedback on chapter by: February 28, 2018
Final version due: March 31, 2018
Anticipated publication: Fall 2018