About the Journal

Focus and Scope

A scientific quarterly focusing on Central and Eastern Europe as well as Emerging Markets in general.

ISSN 2353-883X

eISSN 2353-8821

Entrepreneurial Business and Economics Review (EBER), as multi-disciplinary and multi-contextual journal, is dedicated to serve as a broad and unified platform for revealing and spreading  economics and management research focused on entrepreneurship, individual entrepreneurs as well as particular entrepreneurial aspects of business. It attempts to link theory and practice in different sections of economics and management by publishing various types of articles, including research papers, conceptual papers and literature reviews. Our geographical scope of interests include Central and Eastern Europe and emerging markets, however we also welcome articles beyond this scope. The Journal accept the articles from the following fields:

  • Entrepreneurship and Business Studies (in particular entrepreneurship and innovation, strategic entrepreneurship,  corporate entrepreneurship, entrepreneurship methodology, the role of entrepreneurship and the entrepreneur in economics, entrepreneurial management, entrepreneurial business, entrepreneurship methodology, modern trends in business studies and organization theory, policies promoting entrepreneurship, innovation, R&D and SMEs, education for entrepreneurship),
  • International Business and International Economics (especially international entrepreneurship, European business, and new trends in international business, IB methodology, international economics methodology, international economics including the economics of the European Union and emerging markets, as well as Europeanization).

EBER is indexed and abstracted in:

  1. Scopus (Netherlands)
  2. Scimago Journal Ranking (Granada, Spain)
  3. Web of Science Core Collection - ESCI Emerging Sources Citation Index (USA)
  4. Clarivate Anatylics (Beijing, China)
  5. Publons (Web of Science Group)
  6. EconLit - American Economic Association (USA)
  7. DOAJ (Directory Open Access Journals)
  8. ProQuest ABI/INFORM Global, Entrepreneurship Database, (Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA)
  9. EBSCO Business Source Complete, Business Source Premier,  (Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA)
  10. Cabell's International (USA)
  11. ERIH Plus (Bergen, Norway)
  12. NSD Nordi Nordic List (Norway)
  13. EconPapers - RePEc (Reserach Papers in Economics - Örebro, Sweden)
  14. BazEkon (Kraków, Poland)
  15. BazHum (Warsaw, Poland)
  16. Google Scholar
  17. ResearchGate RG Journal Impact (Berlin, Germany)
  18. ROAD Directory of Open Access Scholarly Resources (UNESCO ISSN Register)
  19. WorldCat - OCLC Online Computer Library Center, Inc. (Netherlands)
  20. CEEOL (Cetral and Eastern Euopean Online Library, Germany)
  21. ECONIS - Datenbank der ZBW (German National Library of Economics - Deutsche Zentralbibliothek für Wirtschaftswissenschaften ZBW)
  22. ECONBIZ - Datenbank der ZBW (German National Library of Economics - Deutsche Zentralbibliothek für Wirtschaftswissenschaften ZBW)
  23. ZDB - Zeitschriftendatenbank (German National Library - Deutsche Nationalbibliothek)
  24. EZB - Elektroinische Zeitschriftenbibliotek (Electronic Journals Library), Universitätsbibliothek
  25. WZB - Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (Berlin Social Science Centre)
  26. OAJI (Open Academic Journals Index, Russian Federation)
  27. PBN (Polish Scholarly Bibliography)
  28. CeON - Centrum Otwartej Nauki - Biblioteka Nauki (Poland)
  29. ARIANTA (Naukowe i Branżowe Polskie Czasopisma Naukowe, Poland)
  30. Crossref CrossRef Metadata Search (Lynnfield, MA, USA)


Submission statistics


published articles: 52

rejection rate (%): 76%

no. of authors (co-authors):  106 (100%)

            incl. foreign authors: 58%

           incl. domestic authors: 42%  of which local authors: 13%

number of reviewers:  --- (100%)

            incl. foreign reviewers: -- %

            incl. domestic reviewers:  -- %

Countries of origins of authors in 2019: Afghanistan, Albania, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, China, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Iran, Italy, Kenya, Lithuania, Oman, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Venezuela, Vietnam


published articles: 46

rejection rate (%): 58%

no. of authors (co-authors):  98 (100%)

            incl. foreign authors: 53%

           incl. domestic authors: 47%  of which local authors: 2%

number of reviewers:  114 (100%)

            incl. foreign reviewers: 55%

            incl. domestic reviewers:45 %

Countries of origins of authors in 2018: Austria, China, Columbia, Croatia, Estonia, Israel, Italy, Lithuenia, Nigeria, Poland, Serbia, Slovakia, South Africa, Switzerland, Tunisia, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States.



published articles: 43

rejection rate (%): 41%

no. of authors (co-authors): 87 (100%)

            incl. foreign authors: 46%

           incl. domestic authors: 54%  of which local authors: 13%

number of reviewers: 79 (100%)

            incl. foreign reviewers: 60%

            incl. domestic reviewers: 40%

Countries of origins of authors in 2017: Australia, Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Croatia, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Indonesia, Ireland, Korea, Nigeria, Norway, Poland, Serbia, UK, USA


published articles: 45

rejection rate (%): 41%

no. of authors (co-authors): 77 (100%)

            incl. foreign authors: 35%

           incl. domestic authors: 65%  of which local authors: 10%

number of reviewers: 79 (100%)

            incl. foreign reviewers: 57%

            incl. domestic reviewers: 43%

Countries of origins of authors in 2016:



published articles: 34

rejection rate (%): 40%

no. of authors (co-authors): 56 (100%)

            incl. foreign authors: 64%

           incl. domestic authors: 36%  of which local authors: 20%

number of reviewers: 56 (100%)

            incl. foreign reviewers: 64%

            incl. domestic reviewers: 36%

Countries of origins of authors in 2015:



published articles: 24

rejection rate (%): 37%

no. of authors (co-authors): 44 (100%)

            incl. foreign authors: 68%

           incl. domestic authors: 32%  of which local authors: 14%

number of reviewers: 48 (100%)

            incl. foreign reviewers: 62%

            incl. domestic reviewers: 38%

Countries of origins of authors in 2014: 



published articles: 24

rejection rate (%): 33%

no. of authors (co-authors): 33 (100%)

            incl. foreign authors: 51,5%

           incl. domestic authors: 48,5%  of which local authors: 21%

number of reviewers: 42 (100%)

            incl. foreign reviewers: 52%

            incl. domestic reviewers: 48%

 Countries of origins of authors in 2013: