Journal of Intellectual Capital: Volume 14 Issue 1


Table of contents - Special Issue: Beyond the crossroads – the third stage of intellectual capital research

Guest Editors: Professor John Dumay

The third stage of IC: towards a new IC future and beyond

John Dumay

The purpose of this paper is to reflect on the overall contribution made by the papers presented in this special edition of the Journal of Intellectual Capital.


Intellectual capital research: a critical examination of the third stage

John Dumay, Tatiana Garanina

The purpose of this paper is to examine intellectual capital research (ICR) methods and critically analyse how they have been utilised. The data set for this analysis is based on…


From measuring to learning? – Probing the evolutionary path of IC research and practice

Ai Yu, Patrick Humphreys

In line with an emerging critical trend in the field of intellectual capital (IC), the aim of this paper is to probe the evolutionary path of IC research and practices. The paper…


Intellectual capital accounting in action: enhancing learning through interventionist research

Maria Serena Chiucchi

The aim of this paper is to contribute to understanding how measuring intellectual capital (IC) can favor IC mobilization, examining the role of actors who design and implement…


Implementing an intellectual capital framework in practice

Paola Demartini, Paola Paoloni

The purpose of this paper is to analyse the transition from measurement to management in relation to intellectual capital (IC). It aims to understand the relationships between…


Intellectual capital in a recession: evidence from UK SMEs

Lennox Henry

The aim of this paper is to present the findings of a qualitative investigation of intellectual capital (IC) in the engineering industry in the UK within the context of a…


Beyond eco‐efficiency: understanding CS through the IC practice lens

Kendra L. Wasiluk

The aim of this paper is to draw a conceptual bridge between the intellectual capital (IC) and corporate sustainability (CS) literature to investigate how firms mobilise their IC…


Not all sunshine and roses: discovering intellectual liabilities “in action”

Marco Giuliani

The aim of this paper is to help to address the need for empirical investigations on intellectual capital and intellectual liabilities “in action” and their consequences in terms…

A micro intellectual capital knowledge flow model: a critical account of IC inside the classroom

Gary R. Oliver

The purpose of this paper is to use the critical approach to management research (Alvesson and Deetz), to examine intellectual capital (IC) with the twin perspectives of from…


IC 21: reflections from 21 years of IC practice and theory

Leif Edvinsson

The purpose of this paper is to reflect on 21 years of IC theory and practice as input into discussing the origins of IC, its multiple perspectives and where it is heading.

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