I am writing to you as guest editor of the Special Issue “Industrial Ecology and Innovation” in the open access journal Administrative Sciences (http://www.mdpi.com/journal/admsci).
As you know, Industrial Ecology (IE) is as a broad and interdisciplinary field of research, focused on environmental, economic and social improvements in production and consumption activities. It proposes theoretical approaches, organization and management strategies, and government
policies aimed to ensure environmental safeguards and quality of life.
Innovation studies concern the nature and dynamics of changes that characterize the economic world, focusing on the capacities and limitations of innovations to achieve socio-economic transformations.
For further reading, please follow the link to the Special Issue website at: http://www.mdpi.com/journal/admsci/special_issues/Ecology_Innovation
Administrative Sciences is an international, peer-reviewed, open access scholarly journal (free for readers). The central concern of this journal pertains to the core values of organization theory, strategic management, public administration as well as interdisciplinary research in related fields, i.e., focusing on the ideas of business, economics, sociology, physiology, communication theory or artificial intelligence and their implications on management, organizations and the society.
Administrative Sciences is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), and, accordingly, submissions are peer reviewed rigorously to ensure that they conform to the highest standards in their field. It is indexed in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI - Web
For further details on the submission process, please see the instructions for authors at http://www.mdpi.com/journal/admsci/instructions
The official deadline for submission is 1st July 2019. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as short communications are invited. All submissions will be free of charge once accepted.
I would be glad to receive a contribution from you and I am looking forward to hearing from you soon.
Raffaella Taddeo, Ph.D
Research Fellow in Industrial Ecology
Department of Economic Studies
University "G.d'Annunzio" Chieti-Pescara
V.le Pindaro, 42 - 65127