Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

International Journal of Business, Economics and Social Development (IJBESD) is published 4 (four) times a year and is the flagship journal of the Research Collaboration Community (RCC). It is the aim of IJBESD to present papers which cover the theory, practice, history or methodology of Business, Economics and Social Development. However, since Business, Economics and Social Development are primarily an applied science, it is a major objective of the journal to attract and publish accounts of good, practical case studies. Consequently, papers illustrating applications of Business, Economics and Social Development to real problems are especially welcome.



  • e-Business
  • International Business
  • Business Strategy
  • Marketing
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Organization Studies
  • Entrepreneurship and Business Development
  • Enterprise
  • Innovation
  • Human Resource Management
  • Business Ethics
  • Business Economics
  • Business Communication
  • Business Finance
  • International Business and Marketing
  • Organizational Development and Challenges
  • Leadership and Corporate Governance
  • Tourism
  • Operations Management
  • Human Resources Economics
  • Regional Economics
  • Industrial Economics
  • Financial Economics
  • Labor Economics
  • Law and Economics
  • Regulatory Economics
  • Economic Growth and Development
  • Policy
  • Technological Change, Innovation
  • Research and Development
  • Economic Systems


  • Economic Methodology
  • Schools of Economics
  • Production and Organizations
  • Market Structure and Pricing
  • Welfare Economics
  • Public Finance & Public Choice
  • Prices, Business Fluctuations
  • Economic Policy
  • International Finance
  • International Economics
  • Institutional & Corporate Finance
  • Accounting
  • Insurance and Risk Management
  • Monetary Banking
  • Marketing Management Issues
  • Innovation and Change Management
  • Banking and Finance
  • Natural Resource Economics
  • Microeconomics
  • Economics in Development and Sustainability Issues
  • Comparative Economic Systems
  • Stock Exchange
  • Business Economics
  • Capital Market
  • Macroeconomics
  • Economics Theory and Policy Issues
  • Energy Economics and Policy
  • Monetary Economics
  • Public Economics
  • Other areas of Economics


  • Social Work
  • Health and Sport Sciences
  • Human Development
  • Quality of Life
  • Psychology
  • Communication
  • Public Administration
  • Leadership Style
  • Sociology
  • Anthropology
  • Religious Studies
  • Civilizations
  • Social Innovation
  • Other areas of Social Studies and Art & Humanities
  • Political Science
  • Public Policy
  • Political Psychology
  • Protection of Children and Women
  • Political Party System
  • Education
  • Social Sciences Education
  • Science Education
  • Pre-School Education
  • Measurement and Evaluation
  • Talent Development
  • Education Management
  • Education technology
  • Street Children Education
  • Ethnoscience
  • and many more



Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

The submitted manuscript is first checked by an editor, whether it is suitable with our focus and scope, in two weeks. A editorial assistant will check whether the requirements are complete in one week. Authors will be given two weeks after notification is sent to complete the incomplete requirements. Every submitted manuscript which pass this step will be reviewed by two or three reviewers (double blind peer-review). At least one of the reviewer is appointed from other institutions. These manuscript will be sent to the reviewer anonymously. Reviewers comment are then sent to corresponding author to take the necessary actions and responses. The decision of the revised manuscript will be then evaluated in editorial board meeting, the final decision of whom are sent to the corresponding author. The accepted manuscript will be checked by copyeditor for language editing.


Publication Frequency

International Journal of Business, Economics and Social Development (IJBESD), is published 4 (four) times a year: February, May, August & 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.



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Publication Ethics

IJBESD is an official journal of the Research Collaboration Community (RCC) and publishes original research papers that cover the theory, practice, history, or methodology of Business, Economics, and Social Development (BESD). This journal aims as a media publication of research results for academics, researchers, and practitioners in the field of Informatics and mathematics. This statement of scientific code of ethics is a statement of code of ethics for all parties involved in the publication process of this scientific journal, namely the writer, editor, reviewer.

1. Standard for Authors

  • Article standard, Authors must certify that their manuscripts are their original work. Plagiarism, Duplicate, Data Fabrication and Falsification, and Redundant Publications are forbidden.
  • Authenticity and plagiarism, Authors must ensure that their work is fully original, and if the author has used the work and words of others who have been quoted or quoted correctly.
  • Multiple publications, Author should not publish manuscripts that descriptively describe the same research in more than one journal or other publication. Sending the same text to more than one journal simultaneously is unethical and unacceptable publishing behavior.
  • Fundamental mistake, when an author discovers a significant error or inaccuracy in his/her own published work, it is the author's obligation to promptly notify the Journal editor or publisher and cooperate with the editor to retract or correct the paper.

2. Standard for Editorial Board

  • Confidentiality,  editors and section editors are prohibited from providing any information about manuscripts sent to anyone other than writers, sustainable partners, the editorial board, and other publishers.
  • Decision of Publication, journal editors are responsible for determining which articles are published. The editors can solicit input from the journal editorial board and available tools to deal with copyright infringement and plagiarism. The editors can discuss with other editors and reviewers to make this decision.
  • Conflict of Interest, unpublished material written in the submitted text may not be used in the editor's own research without the written consent of the author.
  • Manuscript Review, the editor must ensure that each manuscript is evaluated by the editor in relation to originality and uses peer reviewers that are appropriate for articles that are deemed to be published by selecting people with sufficient expertise.

3. Standard for Reviewers

  • Confidentiality, every text received for review must be treated as a confidential document. They may not be shown to others except those authorized by the editor.
  • Objectivity Standards, the review process must be carried out objectively. Personal criticism for writers is not right.
  • Speed, every selected reviewer who feels ineligible to review the manuscript must notify the editor and resign from the review process
  • Decision, Reviewers must bring to the attention of the Editor Board any information that may be a reason to reject publication of a manuscript.
  • Disclosure and Conflict of Interest, Reviewers must notify IJBESD  of any conflicts of interest.


Plagiarism Check

International Journal of Business, Economics and Social Development (IJBESD) will not tolerate for any plagiarism. Therefore, Author should check their article through plagiarism checker application. For instance, turnitin.com application or other applications. If an article is indicated as a plagiary, it will be rejected and will not be reviewed.


Copyright Transfer Statement

The copyright to this article is transferred to the International Journal of Business, Economics and Social Development (IJBESD), after the article is accepted by the Editorial Board of IJBESD for publication. The copyright transfer covers the exclusive right to reproduce and distribute the article. These include reprints, translations, photographic reproductions, microform, electronic form (offline, online) or any other reproductions of similar nature.

Copyright tranfer statement the author to the journal is done through filling out the copyright transfer form by author. The form can be downloaded HERE. The completed form must be uploaded to the submission system in the Supplementary file section.


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