Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Economic Journal of Emerging Markets (EJEM) is a peer-reviewed economic journal which provides a forum for scientific works concerning in emerging economies.  This Journal publishes original research papers relating to some aspects of economic research twice a year on April and October. The journal is completely open access which opens the doors for the readers and academicians to keep in touch with the latest research findings in the field of economics. At its early publication in the period of 1993-1995, the Journal was known as Jurnal Ekonomi. Furthermore, in the period of 1996-2008, the Journal appeared  with the name of Jurnal Ekonomi Pembangunan (JEP). The journal is published by Centre for Economic Studies, Faculty of Economics, Universitas Islam Indonesia, in collaboration with the Indonesia Regional Science Association (IRSA). 

This journal encompasses original research articles including:

  1. Agricultural Economics
  2. Banking and Financial Institution
  3. Behavioral and Experimental Economics
  4. Demographic Economics
  5. Development Economics
  6. Development Studies
  7. Econometrics 
  8. Economics of the Natural Resources
  9. Economics of Work and Family
  10. Environmental Economics
  11. Financial Economics 
  12. Fiscal Studies
  13. Health Economics
  14. International Economics
  15. Institutional Economics
  16. Industrial Economics
  17. Industrial Relations
  18. Islamic Economics
  19. Islamic Finance and Banking
  20. Labor Economics
  21. Monetary Economics
  22. Monetary Policy
  23. Public Economics
  24. Public Finance
  25. Public Policy
  26. Political Economy 
  27. Regional Economics
  28. Urban and Rural Economics


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed


Unchecked Open Submissions Unchecked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Every article submitted will be reviewed by two peer reviewers. The reviewers are the economists from the reputable universities in Indonesia and abroad. The criterias reviewed include the state of the arts of the topic and methodology. The review process needs approximately 4 weeks after submission.


Publication Frequency

Economic Journal of Emerging Markets is publish twice a year on April and October


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.