03 Mar 2021

“SMEs and human entrepreneurship overcoming the COVID-19 pandemic”

Piccola Impresa/Small Business

Editors: Paul Dana, MPS, Montpellier Business School, France ; Mara Del Baldo, University of Urbino, Italy ; Johannes Dumay, Macquarie Business School, Sydney, Australia

  • Description:
    Piccola Impresa/Small Business invites scholars to submit their original papers to the special issue “SMEs and human
    entrepreneurship overcoming the COVID-19 pandemic”. This special issue aims to advance the discussion on SMEs, human entrepreneurship, and their role during the COVID-19 pandemic and post-COVID-19. This Special Issue is seeking conceptual (including meta-analyses, critical literature reviews, or “state-of-the-art” articles) and/or empirical (qualitative, quantitative or mixed methods) contributions which advance our understanding of entrepreneurial education and factors that can affect its effectiveness. For further and detailed information about this Special Issue


  • Full paper submission: October 15th, 2021 for paper to be eligible for presentation on a special track of the 4th PISB Conference, Urbino, December 3-4, 2021, “Beyond the crisis: what future for small business? Challenges, opportunities and lessons learned” (for updated information, please visit the Journal website: http://rivistapiccolaimpresa.uniurb.it/
  • February 28th, 2022 for all other papers
  • Notification of acceptance/rejection/revision: May, 15th, 2022
  • Deadline to submit revised version: July 15th, 2022
  • Notification of final acceptance/rejection: September, 15st, 2022

    Link: http://rivistapiccolaimpresa.uniurb.it/pool/CFP_2021_01.pdf