Call for Papers:
Powering Human Capital in the Asia Pacific

11th World HR Congress 29th May — 1st June, Singapore


The Research and Practice in Human Resource Management (RPHRM) Journal announces a Special Issue (Volume 14 Issue 1, 2006) on significant emerging themes in human resource management and human capital management in the Asia Pacific region. RPHRM is seeking theoretical and empirical, as well as case studies that extend frontiers of research and practice in a variety of directions. A special interest is for manuscripts that critically examine or report on conventional and experimental processes and procedures of people management. Both quantitative and qualitative submissions are equally welcomed.

Manuscripts will be internationally peer reviewed. The papers will be compiled into a Special Edition that will be presented at the 11th World HR Congress. Manuscripts are to be in the range of 3,000 to 5,000 words (including references, tables, appendicies, figures, diagrams). In preparing manuscripts authors should closely follow the requirements specified in the instructions to authors and the reference guidelines that can be found on the RPHRM web site.

Completed manuscripts are to be forwarded to
These manuscripts should be prepared in MS word format as an electronic attachment. Times New Roman font with one and one half spacing. The final date of acceptance is 1st September, 2005.

Authors of the chosen manuscripts may be invited to refine their work by the Editors. The journal manuscript must be completed by the close of February 2006.