Focus and Scope

Economics & Management is a double-blind referred academic journal. It is intended to extend the scientific knowledge in the fields of Economics and Scientific Management. The journal focuses on empirically oriented research papers but does not exclude high-quality review articles, methodological and theoretical contributions from all fields of contemporary economics. The journal acclaims papers on wide ranges of countries or business organizations, as well as topics relevant outside a single country.


Selection Policy

The papers will be preceded for publication if contain:

- title in English, author(s) name, e-mail, author’s affiliation and institutional address, ORCID ID;

- abstract in English;

- between 3 and 5 keywords in English;

- JEL classification codes;

- appropriate structure: introduction, literature review, methodology, results, concluding remarks and discussion;

- references in Roman script.


Peer Review Process

Receiving manuscript does not imply an obligation to publish it. The Editor-in-chief decides on those papers suitable for publication. The decision is based on a blind peer-review system in which at least two experts working on the topic of the paper submitted should recommend publication.
After receiving the manuscript, it will be sent to both experts for review. They have to assess how it meets the criteria for publication. They should also recommend revisions for improvement of the paper.

Taking into account the assessments of the experts, the Editor-in-chief decides on the publication, which may be:
- accept the paper unchanged;
- accept the paper with minor revisions;
- accept the paper after major modifications are made;
- reject the paper for publication.

If major modifications are recommended, the paper will be sent for second-round review by the same evaluators.


Plagiarism and fraudulent practices
Finally, Economics and Management actively combats plagiarism and fraudulent practices. Thus, each work received in the journal will be subjected to further testing for plagiarism. The author has to declare his/her manuscript is an original work which reflects his/her best knowledge. He or she must complete a publication ethics statement.
If you think you have detected plagiarism appreciate immediately notify the editor Professor Raya Madgerova, PhD at - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Open Access Policy

Economics and Management provides open access to its content. The journal does not restrict the freedom of the authors to file their works through professional and thematic repositories.


Copyright Notice

The authors of articles published in Economics and Management are free to make popular their works through scientific and social networks.
The SWU Neofit Rilski holds all rights on this website.


Privacy Statement

The Editorial Board of Economics and Management will keep the principles of Bulgarian law on the use of personal details of the authors.
The names and e-mail addresses will be used only for the stated purposes of the journal and will not be available for any other purpose or person.
All the communication with authors and reviewers has a confidential character.



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