Proceedings of Rijeka Faculty of Economics: Journal of Economics and Business

ef-naslovnica-2015-1.jpgProceedings of Rijeka Faculty of Economics: Journal of Economics and Business has been a continuous scientific publication of the Faculty ever since 1971. However, in the period 1988–1993 it was issued annually, and it has been published twice a year ever since 1993 (spring and autumn/fall).

The Concept of the Journal is focused on publishing articles dealing with economic theory as well as economic policies.

It is primarily oriented to scientific papers, but it also publishes professional articles of exceptional quality that are estimated to contribute to economic theory and practice. The second part contains reviews of books and scientific works in the field of economics as well as those dealing with other related scientific fields. In addition, the Journal promotes international conferences, announces public tenders and provides useful information on other important events.

The International Advisory Board sets the mission and purpose, objectives and strategies of the Journal. The Editorial Board sets the Journal policy, contents and layout, following the guidelines set by the International Advisory Board.

The Journal has been abstracted and indexed in JEL (Journal of Economic Literature) / EconLit (American Economic Association’s Electronic Database), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA since 1993, as well as in the IBSS (International Bibliography of the Social Sciences), ProQuest, Cambridge, UK and DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals), Lund University, Sweden, since 2007. Furthermore, since June 2008 the Journal has been abstracted and indexed in CAB Abstracts, UK, and since July 31, 2008 the Journal has been included in SSCI (Social Sciences Citation Index), Social Scisearch and JCR (Journal Citation Reports / Social Sciences Edition), Thomson Reuters, Philadelphia, USA starting with No 1/2007, while ProQuest – ABI/INFORM, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA starting with No. 1/2006. In addition, SCOPUS, Elsevier, B.V., Amsterdam, The Netherlands have started coverage of all published material of the Journal since 2008, and EBSCO, Ipswich, MA, USA also covers the Journal in their databases EconLit with Full Text and SocINDEX in Abstracts&Indexing with references as well as the ERIH PLUS database since 2016.

The Journal is open for cooperation with scientists from Croatia and abroad all year round.

Your contribution to economic theory and practice is welcomed.

A special section in the Journal is reserved for Letters to the Editor. Readers and authors are invited to give their comments and suggestions. The most interesting letters, comments, and discussions will be published.

The Publisher, Faculty of Economics, University of Rijeka has made a decision to charge publishing fee for the articles accepted for publication and to use CrossRef and CrossCheck Services commencing with the Vol. 33, No. 2, 2015.
Our Publisher, Faculty of Economics, University of Rijeka has changed its logo and therefore, it is used on the cover page of the Journal, Vol. 33, No. 1, 2015.


Year of publication of the first issue: 1971
Frequency (annually): 2
Scientific area: Economy (Economic Theory and Economic Policies)   

Rights: The usage of full-text of the articles is free of charge if used exclusively for personal, research-related or educational purposes, with regard to the authors' and publishers' rights.


ISSN: 1331-8004
E-ISSN: 1846-7520 (Online)
UDK: 3:330(8)
doi: 10.18045/zbefri
Contact: Faculty of Economics Rijeka (Zbornik radova / Proceedings of Rijeka), Ivana Filipovića 4, HR-51000 Rijeka, Croatia.

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