• First journal to report on the developments and trends in electronic commerce
  • embraces the entire range of electronic "market" issues
  • multidisciplinary journal with an interest in the relationship between information technologies, new forms of commerce and social change

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Editors-in-Chief
  • Rainer Alt,
  • Hans-Dieter Zimmermann
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4.765 (2020)
Impact factor
6.699 (2020)
Five year impact factor
37 days
Submission to first decision
215 days
Submission to acceptance
398,411 (2020)
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Electronic ISSN
1422-8890
Print ISSN
1019-6781
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