Family Business Review

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Family Business Review  
Fam. Bus. Rev.
Discipline Business
Language English
Edited by Pramodita Sharma
Publication details
SAGE Publications (United Kingdom)
Publication history
Frequency Quarterly
ISSN 0894-4865 (print)
1741-6248 (web)
LCCN sf93092906
OCLC no. 16115306

Family Business Review is a peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes papers in the field of Business. The journal's editor is Pramodita Sharma (University of Vermont) (Babson University). It has been in publication since 1988[1] and is currently published by SAGE Publications in association with Family Firm Institute.


Family Business Review seeks to explore the dynamics of family-controlled enterprise, including firms ranging in size from the very large to the relatively small. The scholarly journal publishes interdisciplinary research on families of wealth and the family office covering such areas as succession planning, the impact of family dynamics on managerial behaviours and estate and tax planning.

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

Family Business Review is abstracted and indexed in, among other databases: SCOPUS, and the Social Sciences Citation Index. According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2013 impact factor is 4.243, ranking it #4 out of 110 journals in the category ‘Business’.[2]


  1. ^ "Entrepreneurship Education Chronology". Saint Louis University. Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  2. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Business". 2010 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2011. 

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