Business and Economic Research

Business and Economic Research (BER; ISSN 2162-4860) is an internationally refereed journal, published online by Macrothink Institute, United States. The journal publishes research papers, reviews and short communications in all fields of economics and business.

The journal is published Quarterly in March, June, September and December. We aim to post articles online within 3 weeks of acceptance. The Journal accepts article submissions online or by e-mail.


BER is included in:

  • CrossRef; EconPapers
  • ERA; Gale's Academic Databases
  • GetInfo; Google Scholar CitationsIDEAS
  • J-Gate; Journal Directory
  • JournalTOCs; LOCKSS
  • MediaFinder®-Standard Periodical Directory
  • RePEc; Sherpa/Romeo
  • SocioRePEc
  • Standard Periodical Directory
  • Technische Informationsbibliothek (TIB)
  • Ulrich's; WorldCat
Areas include but are not limited to:
  • Accounting;
  • Economics; 
  • Finance & Investment; 
  • General Management; 
  • Management Information Systems; 
  • Business Law; 
  • Global Business;
  • Marketing Theory and Applications;
  • General Business Research;
  • Business & Economics Education;
  • Production/Operations Management; 
  • Organizational Behavior & Theory; 
  • Strategic Management Policy; 
  • Labor Relations & Human Resource Management;
  • Technology & Innovation; 
  • Public Responsibility and Ethics; 
  • Public Administration and Small Business Entrepreneurship.

Authors are invited to submit complete unpublished and original works, which are not under review in any other journal.

This journal is published in online version. The online version can be free access and download.




Each paper published in Business and Economic Research is assigned a DOI® number, which appears beneath the author's affiliation in the published paper. Click HERE to know what is DOI (Digital Object Identifier)? Click HERE to retrieve Digital Object Identifiers (DOIs) for journal articles, books, and chapters.


Paper Selection and Publication Process

a). Upon receipt of paper submission, the Editor sends an E-mail of confirmation to the corresponding author within 1-3 working days. If you fail to receive this confirmation, your submission/e-mail may be missed. Please contact the Editor in time for that.

b). Peer review. We use a double-blind system for peer review; both reviewers’ and authors’ identities remain anonymous. The submitted manuscript will be reviewed by at least two experts: one editorial staff member as well as one to three external reviewers. The review process may take 2-3 weeks.

c). Notification of the result of review by E-mail.

d). The authors revise paper and pay publication fee(100USD).

e). E-journal in PDF is available on the journal’s webpage, free of charge for download. We aim to post articles within 3 weeks of acceptance.



BER: Call for papers


Business and Economic Research is calling for submission for the issue of Vol. 10, No. 4, December 2020 (Deadline: November 1, 2020).

Welcome you to submit manuscripts to this journal. Please find the information for authors.

If you have any questions, please contact with the Editor:

It is appreciated if you can spread this message to your colleagues and academic networks. Thanks.

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BER: Indexed in ERA

Business and Economic Research (BER) has been indexed in ERA, Excellence in Research for Australia, Australia’s national research evaluation framework. ERA identifies and promotes excellence across the full spectrum of research activity in Australia’s higher education institutions.  
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Vol 10, No 3 (2020): [In Progress]

Business and Economic Research, Vol. 10, No. 3, September 2020

Table of Contents


Mohamed Buheji, Ana Vovk Korže, Sajeda Eidan, Talal Abdulkareem, Nikolay Perepelkin, Bartola Mavric, Jiri Preis, Mirjana Bartula, Dunya Ahmed, Aisha Buheji, Tulika Chetiayein, Yousef Awad, Godfred Beka, Paul Kakoty, Rimli Das
Thomas M Fullerton, Ana P. Gutiérrez-Zubiate
Zdenek Dytrt, Radomir Serek
Muhammad-Jawad Iqbal, Abdul-Rahim Samad Abdul
Hafiz Muhammad Naveed, Yao Hongxing, Muhammad Akhtar, Muhammad Usman Anwer, David Alemzero
Robert A. King’wara
Iza Gigauri, Nino Damenia
Yun-Chen Morgan, Yu Hsing, Antoinette S. Phillips, Carl Phillips
Kulsoom Arif Hashmi, Danish Ahmed Siddiqui
Aroosa Khan, Shaukat Malik
Debbra Toria Nipo, Jaratin Lily, Sidah Idris, Saizal Pinjaman, Imbarine Bujang
Maryam Abid, Danish Ahmed Siddique