• 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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  • Call for Papers - Trust in AI for Electronic Markets

    Guest Editors

    Wolfgang Maass, Saarland University and German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI), Germany
    Roman Lukyanenko, HEC Montréal, Canada
    Veda C. Storey, Georgia State University, USA


    Deadline for submissions: December, 15, 2021

  • Call for Papers - Standardization for platforms ecosystems

    Guest Editors
    Geerten van de Kaa, Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
    Eric Viardot, EADA Business School Barcelona, Spain
    Ian P. McCarthy, Simon Fraser University, Canada, and Luiss, Italy

    Deadline for submissions: July 31, 2021

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1422-8890
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1019-6781
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