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Featured Publications

#Assessed as Top 10 article co-/authored by Lithuanian-based researchers in the field of social sciences in the periods of 2011-2020 and 2012-2021 (source: Research Council of Lithuania).

Journal Articles

  • Arnold T., Kleve H., and Roth S. (in press), Within a mesh of expectations: Dealing with dilemmas in business families using systemic tools from family coaching, Systems Research and Behavioral Science, DOI: 10.1002/sres.2962 [SSCI 1.966, Scopus, CABS**]
  • Roth S. (in press), Truth tables, true distinctions. Paradoxes of the source code of science, Systemic Practice and Action Research, DOI: 10.1007/s11213-023-09640-4 [SSCI 1.267, Scopus, CABS**].
  • Guy J.-S. and Roth S. (in press), What makes a difference? Symmetry as a sociological concept, Theory and Society [SSCI 3.226, Scopus].
  • Roth S. and Valentinov V. (in press), Toward a theory of multifunctional liberalism: Systems-theoretical reflections on the nature of statehood, Systems Research and Behavioral Science, DOI: 10.1002/sres.2925 [SSCI 1.966, Scopus, CABS**].
  • Kaivo-oja J. and Roth S. (in press), Strategic foresight for competitive advantage: A future-oriented business and competitive analysis techniques selection model, International Journal of Foresight and Innovation Policy [Scopus, CABS*].
  • Valentinov V. and Roth S. (2022), Chester Barnard’s theory of the firm: an institutionalist view. Journal of Economic Issues, Vol. 56 No. 3, pp. 707-720 [SSCI .854, Scopus, CNRS**, CABS**].
  • Augustinaitis A., Kaivo-oja J., Laureus T., Kiskiene A., Bzhalava L., and Roth S. (2022), Evaluation of the implementation of smart specialisation strategy in the Lithuanian industry, Journal of Business Economics and Management, Vol. 23 No. 6, 1299–1314 [SSCI 2.028, Scopus, CABS**].
  • Sales A., Roth S., Grothe-Hammer M., and Azambuja R. (2022), From play to pay: A multifunctional approach to the role of culture in post-merger integration. Management Decision, Vol. 60 No. 7, pp. 1922-1946 [SSCI 5.589, Scopus, CNRS*, FNEGE**, CABS**, VHB**].
  • Ionescu A. M., Clipa A.-M., Turnea E.-S., Bedrule-Grigoruta M. V., and Roth S. (2022), The impact of innovation framework conditions on corporate digital technology integration: institutions as facilitators for sustainable digital transformation, Journal of Business Economics and Management, Vol. 23 No. 5, pp. 1037–1059 [SSCI 2.028, Scopus, CABS**].
  • Laursen K. B., Harste G., and Roth S. (2022), Moral communication observed with social systems theory. An introduction. Kybernetes, Vol. 51 No. 5, pp. 1653-1666 [SCI 1.754, Scopus, CABS*].

Edited Books and Journal Issues


  • Kleve H., Roth S. und Simon F.B. (2020), Lockdown: Das Anhalten der Welt. Eine Debatte zur Domestizierung von Wirtschaft, Politik und Gesundheit. Heidelberg, Carl Auer.
  • Amann W., Dchieche A., and Roth S. (2020), Understanding Islamic business. Borsdorf and Paris, Edition Winterwork and Knowledge@HEC.
  • Roth S. (2010), Markt ist nicht gleich Wirtschaft. These zur Begründung einer allgemeinen Marktsoziologie. Heidelberg, Carl Auer Verlag.

Book Chapters

Conference proceedings

  • Roth S. and Pérez-Valls M. (2018), Was That Trendy? Big Data Analysis of Social Trends, Academy of Management Global Proceedings, Vol. Surrey, No. 2018, DOI: 10.5465/amgblproc.surrey.2018.0052.abs.