The Journal of Business Economics (JBE) aims at encouraging theoretical research and its applications in the field of business economics and business administration, promoting the exchange of ideas between science and practice. In addition to original theoretical and empirical work, excellent state of the art and conceptual contributions will also be considered.        

The Journal of Business Economics was founded by renowned professors of business economics in 1924 in Germany under the name Zeitschrift für Betriebswirtschaft (ZfB) and has since established itself as the leading academic journal for decision-oriented business and management. The double-blind refereed journal is edited by 11 Department Editors, supported by an international Editorial Board.

Officially cited as: J Bus Econ 

  • Publishes theoretical and applied research in all areas of business and management
  • Fosters the exchange of concepts and ideas between academia and professionals
  • Offers an outlet for outstanding state-of-the-art contributions

Journal information

Editors-in-Chief
  • Günter Fandel,
  • Wolfgang Breuer
Publishing model
Hybrid. Learn about publishing Open Access with us

Journal metrics

56 days
Submission to first decision
318 days
Submission to acceptance
233,271 (2020)
Downloads

Latest articles

Journal updates

View all updates

About this journal

Electronic ISSN
1861-8928
Print ISSN
0044-2372
Abstracted and indexed in
  1. ABS Academic Journal Quality Guide
  2. ANVUR
  3. BFI List
  4. CLOCKSS
  5. CNKI
  6. CNPIEC
  7. Dimensions
  8. EBSCO Discovery Service
  9. EconLit
  10. Google Scholar
  11. Japanese Science and Technology Agency (JST)
  12. Naver
  13. Norwegian Register for Scientific Journals and Series
  14. OCLC WorldCat Discovery Service
  15. Portico
  16. ProQuest Central
  17. ProQuest-ExLibris Primo
  18. ProQuest-ExLibris Summon
  19. Research Papers in Economics (RePEc)
  20. SCImago
  21. SCOPUS
  22. TD Net Discovery Service
  23. UGC-CARE List (India)
  24. WTI Frankfurt eG
Copyright information

Rights and permissions

Springer policies

© Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany, part of Springer Nature