Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal


The Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, founded in 2007, is targeted at publishing the most influential managerially-oriented entrepreneurship research in the world. It is a research journal that publishes original work recommended by a developmental, double-blind review process conducted by peer scholars.  Strategic entrepreneurship involves innovation and subsequent changes which add value to society and which change societal life in ways that have significant, sustainable, and durable consequences.

SEJ Online Journal Access

SMS Members can read articles online both after publication and ahead of print. Click here for SEJ Articles.


For the purposes of the SEJ, entrepreneurship has special meaning, and means much more than the acts of entrepreneurs. Click here to learn more about the SEJ vision.


In 2020, across six key JCR scales (total citations, two-year impact factor, five-year impact factor, immediacy index, Eigenfactor score, article influence score), SEJ is 15th out of 226 in the Management category. SEJ is 15th out of 153 in the Business category.

In the most recent Journal Citation Report (released in June 2021), SEJ had a two-year impact factor of 9.289. SEJ has a five-year impact factor of 10.636.

In the last five years (2015 through 2019), SEJ received 1,739 original submissions from scholars based in 74 countries.

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Virtual Special Issues

VSIs aggregate papers on a common topic from across the SMS journals, typically with an introductory framing by the editors of each VSI. Click here to access VSIs.

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