About the Journal
The Journal of Economic Sciences (JES) having ISSN 2958-0676 (Online) & ISSN 2958-0668 (Print) is a biannual, open access, and peer-reviewed journal published by the Department of Economics, Federal Urdu University of Arts, Science and Technology, Islamabad.
The JES aims to encourage and promote original thinking in various fields of economic sciences. The journal also offers a unique perspective on policy issues critical to developing economies in general and South Asia in particular. It publishes original theoretical and empirical contributions in economics (all areas) and related fields. Broad subject areas include Development Economics, Regional Economics, Agriculture Economics, Urban Economics, Institutional Economics, International Trade, Environmental Economics, Resource Economics, Public Finance, Fiscal and Monetary Policies, Health Economics, Labor Economics, Transport Economics, and Finance. The journal also prefers to publish work in new and emerging fields of economics.
Policy Document presents the policies of the journal.
Aims and Objectives
Journal of Economic Sciences research journal has its purpose to interpret the economic sciences in such a way as to bring out its dynamic role in the context of the intellectual and scientific development of the modern world.
It aims to help academic researchers get their writings published in all domains of economic sciences. It promotes diversity, tolerance, and productive scholarly debate among researchers, regardless of race, nationality, or religion. It provides an open forum for dialogue between radical, conservative, and modernist schools of thought aimed at finding a balanced ideology. It seeks to find the answers through dialogue on social, political, economic, and moral issues in today's rapidly changing world.
Scope of Journal
Journal of Economic Sciences is a bi-annual, double-blind peer-reviewed open access research journal covering applied issues in micro and macroeconomics, including Industrial Organization, International Economics, Labor Economics, Finance, Money and Banking, Growth, Public Finance, Political Economy, Law and Economics, Environmental Economics. The journal aims to provide original research on empirical economics and applied theory, in any of its fields. Papers based on a meaningful and well-motivated research problem that make a concrete contribution to the literature are especially encouraged. Authors are required to present their scientific findings transparently and contextualize them within the broad academic debate around the subject explored within the paper. All submitted manuscripts are subject to initial appraisal by the Editors and, if found suitable for further consideration, to peer review by independent, anonymous expert referees. All peer review is double-blind. The primary criteria for selecting papers are quality and importance for the field. All articles will be made freely and permanently available online through gold open-access publication.