China Academic Journals Future Forum released the Annual Report for International Citation of Chinese Academic Journals (CAJ-INCR) in November 2017. Frontiers of Business Research in China (FBR), a quarterly English journal co-published by Business School, Renmin University of China, Springer Open, and Higher Education Press, is awarded the “2017 Excellent International Impact Academic Journals of China (Humanities and Social Sciences).”
The compilation of the “Annual Report for International Citation of Chinese Academic Journals” was initiated in 2012. Since 2016, the selection of Excellent International Impact Academic Journals of China is based on Journal Clout Index (CI), which takes into consideration of both the Impact Factor (IF) and Total Citations (TC) of the journals to “reflect their academic influence and quality comprehensively”. This year, 6,120 China published academic journals were assessed, and FBR was ranked the 22nd place in the “Excellent International Impact Academic Journals of China (Humanities and Social Sciences)” list, continuing to keep itself as a top 10% journal in humanities of social sciences in China. FBR also received the award in 2014 and 2016, respectively.