John D. C. Little Award
The John D. C. Little award is given annually to the best marketing paper published in Marketing Science, Management Science, or another INFORMS journal. Eligible papers are original research articles and commentaries. Editorials, Database articles, Practice prize articles, Review articles, Invited articles, and Invited commentaries are not eligible.
Click here for a list of past winners.
Call for Nominations: 2022 John D. C. Little Award
The INFORMS Society for Marketing Science Advisory Board is accepting nominations for the 2022 John D. C. Little award.
The John D. C. Little award is given annually to the best marketing paper published in Marketing Science, Management Science, or another INFORMS journal. Eligible papers are original refereed research articles including frontiers papers, practice prize articles, refereed research commentaries and meta-analyses. Editorials, database articles, review articles, invited articles, and invited commentaries are not eligible. For the 2022 award, the papers are:
(1) all eligible papers published in Marketing Science in 2022,
(2) all eligible papers published in Management Science in 2022 that were handled by a Department Editor for Marketing, or
(3) any eligible paper published in Management Science or another INFORMS journal during 2022 and nominated by its authors.
Authors of papers in categories (1) and (2) do not need to nominate their papers; they are considered automatically. An Excel file listing these papers is enclosed with this call. Authors can check the list and contact the Secretary if they believe an eligible paper has been inadvertently left out.
Any 2022 eligible paper from Management Science that does not qualify under category (2), or any 2022 eligible paper from another INFORMS journal, can be included in the balloting if the author submits the nomination on the INFORMS awards platform, the link to which is provided below before midnight EST on March 1, 2023. To be consistent with the award protocol, nominations for the 2022 award cannot be accepted after March 1, 2023.
Click the link below to begin the nomination process. Nominators can use their INFORMS username and password if they have one or they can easily create a username and password for the platform. For all technical support, please contact Beth West at firstname.lastname@example.org
The winner of the 2022 Little Award will be announced at the 2023 Marketing Science Conference, on the INFORMS Society for Marketing Science website, and in the ISMS Newsletter.
On behalf of the ISMS Board,
Secretary, INFORMS Society for Marketing Science (ISMS)
Professor of Marketing
McCombs School of Business, University of Texas at Austin