Venkatesh et al. (2017), published in Academy of Management Journal, won the Best Article published in AMJ in 2017. The paper addressed the economic challenges faced by women in Rural India. The paper studied the role of social networks and information and communication technology (ICT) use in the success of women’s entrepreneurial ventures. Academy of Management Journal Best Article award is given to a paper that has produced original, insightful, interesting, important, and theoretically bold research that demonstrates “value-added” contribution to the field’s understanding of the topic and has significant impact on the society.
Paper awarded the Best Article award published in AMJ in 2017