Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The journal publishes theoretical studies and empirical articles from various economic areas, including general economic theory, political economics, economic history and population, resources and environmental economics.  The journal also covers related economic topics such as national economics, labor economics, social science, international trade, finance, industrial economics, statistics, quantitative economics, demography and more.

 

 

Section Policies

Articles

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

We use double-blind system for peer-review; both reviewers’ and authors’ identities remain anonymous. The paper will be peer-reviewed by three experts; one is an editorial staff and the other two are external reviewers. The review process may take 4-10 weeks.

 

Publication Frequency

2016-2021 Semiannual, published in June and December

2015 Quarterly, published in March, June, September and December

2012-2014 Semiannual, published in March and September

2011 Semiannual, published in April and October

2010 Annual, published in November

 

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

 

Archiving

This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...

 

Indexes

AcademicKeys

BASE - Bielefeld Academic Search Engine

CNKI SCHOLAR

Directory of Research Journal Indexing

ECONIS

EconPapers (RePEc)

EdUHK Library

Electronic Journals Library

Google Scholar

IDEAS (RePEc)

IndexCopernicus International

JournalTOCs

Lockss

MIAR

NewJour

PKP Open Archives Harvester

RePEc

Scirus

Scopus (2018-2020)

SHERPA/RoMEO

The Standard Periodical Directory

Worldcat

ZBW – German National Library of Economics