Journal of Contract Management

Linking scholarly research with best practices
in the contract management field.

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The Journal of Contract Management (JCM), published by the NCMA Contract Management Institute, is a scholarly, peer-reviewed journal committed to advancing research and enhancing the field of contract management. It caters to both the buying and selling communities across public and private sectors.

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  • The JCM addresses various contracting topics in line with NCMA’s Contract Management Standard™ Publication and Contract Management Body of Knowledge®.

  • Its aim is to provide comprehensive coverage of the contract management discipline.

  • Manuscripts published in the JCM encompass conceptual, empirical, and practical applications.

  • These manuscripts showcase substantial conceptual development, appropriate methodology, proven best practices, and explore value-added topic areas.