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Journal of Business Economics

Zeitschrift für Betriebswirtschaft

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02.07.2019 | Original Paper

Impacts of self-generation and self-consumption on German household electricity prices

In recent years, more than half of the household PV systems in Germany were installed with battery storage systems to self-consume a higher share of the electricity produced. This development will have a large impact on the share of energy …

26.06.2019 | Original Paper Open Access

Using convex preference cones in multiple criteria decision making and related fields

This paper reviews our own and colleagues’ research on using convex preference cones in multiple criteria decision making and related fields. The original paper by Korhonen, Wallenius, and Zionts was published in Management Science in 1984. We …

24.06.2019 | Original Paper

Long-term electricity production planning of a flexible biogas plant considering wear and tear

The German Renewable Energy Resources Act 2012 provides incentives for operating biogas plants in a flexible way, i.e., producing electricity in times of high prices and storing biogas during times of low prices. Frequent starts and shutdowns of …

24.06.2019 | Original Paper

Impacts of stakeholder influences and dynamic capabilities on the sustainability performance of supply chains: a system dynamics model

Dynamic capabilities (DCs) are crucial for companies to attain competitive advantage in dynamic business environments and supply chains, where environmental and social aspects are considered by sustainable supply chain management (SSCM). However …

22.06.2019 | Original Paper

Multi-criteria production theory: convexity propositions and reasonable axioms

Multi-criteria production theory is a generalization of traditional production theories that can be utilized to expand knowledge on the theory and practice of non-financial performance analysis. Based on decision theory, its main idea is the …

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From January 2013, the Zeitschrift für Betriebswirtschaft (ZfB) is published in English under the title Journal of Business Economics (JBE).

The Journal of Business Economics (JBE) aims at encouraging theoretical and applied research in the field of business economics and business administration, promoting the exchange of ideas between science and practice. In addition to original theoretical and empirical work, excellent state of the art contributions will also be considered.

The Journal of Business Economics was founded by renowned professors of business economics in 1924 in Germany under the name Zeitschrift für Betriebswirtschaft (ZfB) and has since established itself as one of the leading academic journals for business and management. The double-blind refereed journal is edited by 11 Department Editors, and its Editorial Board members are from Europe, Japan, and the USA.

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