Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

International Journal of Business Economics (IJBE) is a media publication manuscript that contains the results of the Field Research Management applying peer-reviewed. Manuscripts published in the International Journal of Business Economics (IJBE) includes the results of scientific research original articles scientific reviews that are new, International Journal of Business Economics (IJBE) accepts manuscripts in the field of research that covers scientific fields:

  • Economics / Islamic Economics
  • Human Resources Management
  • Management Marketing / E-Marketing /Digital Marketing
  • Management Financial
  • Accounting / E-Accounting / Islamic accounting
  • Taxation / E-Taxation
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing Information Systems 
  • E-HRD 
  • Financial Technology 
  • Technology in economics
  • System Information Management 
  • Banking / Islamic Banking
  • Agribusiness/Agricultural Economy



Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

International Journal of Business Economics (IJBE) implement each accepted manuscript will go through a review process by the Editor and reviewers, using a Double blind Peer-Review Process, which the reviewer does not know the identity of the author, and the author did not know the identity of the reviewer. 

International Journal of Business Economics (IJBE) implement policies Double Blind Peer-Review, every manuscript received will be sent to Reviewers who registered in The International Journal of Business Economics (IJBE). The review process lasts a maximum of up to 14 Weeks  with the allocation of time given to each reviewer to complete its review process is a maximum of Fourteen (14 ) Weeks. If the partners designated bestari previously not able to finish his review work within the time limit specified then chairman of the Chairman of Editorial Board will appoint a replacement to do a review Reviewers manuscript.

In the review process, reviewers provide considerations relating to compatibility between the title, abstract, introduction, discussion (results) and conclusion. In addition reviewer also give consideration associated with novelty, scientific impact and references used

Review Process:

1. Author submit the manuscript

2. Editor Evaluation [some manuscripts are rejected or returned before the review process]

3. Double-blind peer review process

4. Editor Decision (Acceptend Submission, Revisions Required, Resubmit For Review, Decline Submission)

5. Confirmation to the authors

Final decision of articles acceptance will be made by Editors according to reviewers comments. Publication of accepted articles including the sequence of published articles will be made by Editor in Chief by considering sequence of accepted date and geographical distribution of authors.




Publication Frequency

International Journal of Business Economics (IJBE) published twice a year in Maret and September



Open Access Policy

International Journal of Business Economics (IJBE) provides open access service, which means that all the content is available free of charge either person or institution can directly access this journal freely to the public that supports the exchange of global knowledge.

Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full text articles in this journal without asking for prior permission from the Publisher or author. This is in accordance with the Budapest Open Access Initiative



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References Management

References to other publications must be in American Psychological Association (APA) style and carefully checked for completeness, accuracy and consistency.
Use Reference Management by Mendeley, Zetero, EndNote,






The papers published in the International Journal of Business Economics (IJBE) will be consider to retract in the publication if :
  1. They have clear evidence that the findings are unreliable, either as a result of misconduct (e.g. data fabri-cation) or honest error (e.g. miscalculation or experimental error). 
  2. the findings have previously been published elsewhere without proper crossreferencing, permission orjustification (i.e. cases of redundant publication)
  3. it constitutes plagiarism
  4. it reports unethical research

The mechanism of retraction follow the Retraction Guidelines of Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) which can be accessed at https://publicationethics.org/files/retraction%20guidelines.pdf




Plagiarism Policy

International Journal of Business Economics (IJBE)   editorial board recognises that plagiarism is not acceptable and therefore establishes the following policy stating specific actions (penalties) upon identification of plagiarism/similarities in articles submitted for publication in IJBE. International Journal of Business Economics (IJBE)   will use Turnitin's or Plagiarism Checker originality checking software as the tool in detecting similarities of texts in article manuscripts and the final version of articles ready for publication. A maximum of 20% of similarities is allowed for the submitted papers. Should we find more than 20% of the similarity index, the article will be returned to the author for correction and resubmission.

Level of Plagiarism

Minor: A short section of another article is plagiarised without any significant data or idea taken from the other paper
Action: A warning is given to the authors and a request to change the text and properly cite the original article is made

Intermediate: A significant portion of a paper is plagiarised without proper citation to the original paper
Action: The submitted article is rejected and the authors are forbidden to submit further articles for one year

Severe: A significant portion of a paper is plagiarised that involves reproducing original results or ideas presented in another publication
Action: The paper is rejected and the authors are forbidden to submit further articles for five years.

It is understood that all authors are responsible for the content of their submitted paper as they all read and understand IJBE Copyright and Licensing Terms. If a penalty is imposed for plagiarism, all authors will be subject to the same penalty.

All authors are suggested to use plagiarism detection softaware to do the similarity checking. Editors check the plagiarism detection of articles in this journal by using a Turnitin Software & Plagiarism Checker Sofware.



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