About the Journal

Journal of Sustainable Business, Economics and Finance (JOSBEF)

ISSN: 2754-687X              DOI: 10.31039/josbef


The Focus and Scope of the Journal:

Journal of Sustainable Business, Economics and Finance (JOSBEF) is a double-blind peer-reviewed, international, multidisciplinary, covering business, economics, finance and other relevant disciplines.

JOSBEF aims to be a leading peer-reviewed platform and an authoritative source of information for analyses, reviews and evaluations related to business, economics, finance, and other related fields.

Open Access:

JOSBEF is an open access journal. All articles are published Open Access on josbef.com under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY 4.0) International License.

Open access refers to the practice of making peer-reviewed scholarly research and literature freely available online to anyone interested in reading it. People are free to reuse and remix the research. 

We allow any user to have immediate free access to the articles, and permit any user to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, crawl them for indexing, pass them as data to software, or use them for any other lawful purpose. The full text of all articles available for free and open access without delay: no embargo period; requiring users to register to read content is not accepted; a charge for the print version of a journal is permitted. 

Peer Review Process: 

Journal of Sustainable Business, Economics and Finance (JOSBEF) is a double-blind peer-reviewed international scholarly journal. All articles undergo an initial assessment by the journal editor. If they are considered suitable for consideration, articles will then be a reviewed by two external reviewers to assess suitability for publication. Final responsibility for editorial decisions rests with the Editor-in-Chief of the journal. For more information on the peer review process, please see editorial process page.

Copyright & License Policy:

Manuscripts are accepted for review with the understanding that the same work has not been published (except in the form of an abstract), that it is not under consideration for publication elsewhere, that it will not be submitted to another journal while under review process for JOSBEF, and that its submission for publication has been approved by all of the authors.

Authors who publish in the Journal of Sustainable Business, Economics and Finance will release their articles under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY 4.0) International License.

This license allows anyone to copy and redistribute the article in any medium or format, and to remix, transform, and build upon the material for any purpose, even commercially.

Allegations of Misconduct: 

The journal is committed to upholding the highest standards of publication ethics and takes all possible measures against any publicatio malpractices. In the event of any allegation of research or publication misconduct the Journal team will adhere to COPE guidelines in dealing with such allegations.  

Conflicts of Interest: 

All manuscripts for articles, original research reports, editorials, comments, reviews, book reviews, and letters that are submitted to the journal must be accompanied by a conflict of interest disclosure statement or a declaration by the authors that they do not have any conflicts of interest to declare. Difficult cases will be referred to the Committee on Publishing Ethics (COPE) for advice. 

DOI® Number:

A DOI (Digital Object Identifier) is a string of numbers, letters and symbols used to permanently identify an article link to it on the web. A DOI helps the readers of journal easily locate a document from citations.

Each paper published in Journal of Sustainable Business, Economics and Finance (JOSBEF) is assigned a DOI (Digital Object Identifier) number, which appears beneath the author's affiliation in the published paper.

Click here to know what DOI is. Click here to retrieve Digital Object Identifiers (DOIs) for journals, articles, books, and chapters.

Sponsorship and Advertising: 

As part of its publication policies, JOSBEF does not accept sponsorship or advertisements. However, the journal can make announcements on its web page about non-profit scientific and educational events.

Editorial Team/Contact Information: 

Detail information for the editorial team can be found onthe editorial team page. Queries may also be directed to Editorial Office as follows: contact@josbef.com 


Journal of Sustainable Business, Economics and Finance (JOSBEF) is published four times a year: January-March; April-June; July-September; October-December.

Suggestions, Requests, Complaints:

If an author, reviewer, reader or other person has a suggestion or request they can contact Editorial Office or the Editor-in-Chief directly via email: contact@josbef.com

If an author, reviewer, reader or other person has a complaint against the journal or the editors, they should first contact the Editor-in-Chief directly via email. Where a resolution is not satisfactory it will be passed to the management of UKEY Consulting & Publishing Ltd for resolution.