Econometric Research in Finance (ERFIN) aims to publish original papers that make interesting and novel contributions to empirical research in economics and finance. The journal provides an international forum for rigorous macro and micro economic and financial analysis of economies, markets, firms, and households. The focus is on financial services, including financial investments and asset pricing, and on financial policies and regulations. The major goal of Econometric Research in Finance is to promote modern quantitative methods, especially econometric models and techniques, and their applications in finance. Some of the main subjects covered by this journal include:
financial econometrics and its applications;
modeling and forecasting asset prices and returns;
portfolio management and trading;
empirical studies in corporate finance;
accounting, financial reporting, and financial regulations;
financial stability, financial risk, and financial crises;
monetary and macroprudential policies; and
linkages between financial institutions, financial markets, and the real economy.
All articles must be written in English.
Both junior and senior researchers are encouraged to submit their works to the journal. ERFIN offers the following:
a fair, detailed, and efficient double-blind review;
a cost-free submission and publication process;
a rapid dissemination process of published articles worldwide;
and indexing of published articles in popular scientific databases.
The journal has no article submission charges and no article processing charges (APCs).
Open Access Journal
ERFIN is a scientific open access journal related to quantitative analyses of financial markets and financial institutions. This is an open access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access.
Screening for Plagiarism
The journal has a policy of screening for plagiarism. Editors responsible for each submission verify papers using the google search engine or other appropriate services. Editors will immediately reject papers leading to plagiarism or self-plagiarism. Editor in chief will communicate with the editor of the journal containing the original article to rectify the matter. Any plagiarists will be blacklisted and debarred for submitted an article to ERFIN for at least 5 years. The concerned head of the institution will be notified.
Indexing and Archiving Policies
ERFIN is indexed by DOAJ, BazEkon, EconLit, Ideas/Repec. The journal print issues are archived in Biblioteka Narodowa (the Polish national library).
Sciendo archives the contents of this journal in Portico - digital long-term preservation service of scholarly books, journals and collections.
The editorial board is participating in a growing community of Similarity Check System's users in order to ensure that the content published is original and trustworthy. Similarity Check is a medium that allows for comprehensive manuscripts screening, aimed to eliminate plagiarism and provide a high standard and quality peer-review process.
Abstracting & Indexing
Econometric Research in Finance is covered by the following services:
CNKI Scholar (China National Knowledge Infrastructure)
CNPIEC - cnpLINKer
DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals)
EBSCO Discovery Service
KESLI-NDSL (Korean National Discovery for Science Leaders)
Articles published in ERFIN are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License. Copyright on any open access article in the journal is retained by the author(s). Authors of articles published in ERFIN retain publishing rights without restrictions.
The journal is published by the Collegium of Economic Analysis at SGH Warsaw School of Economics.
The journal applies double blind peer review policy. In this type of peer review the reviewers don't know the identity of authors, and vice versa.
Editor-in-Chief Dobromił Serwa, SGH Warsaw School of Economics, Poland
Managing Editor Dobromił Serwa, SGH Warsaw School of Economics, Poland
Editorial Advisory Board Martin Bohl, Westfälischen Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Germany Janusz Brzeszczyński, Northumbria University, United Kingdom Adam Goliński, The University of York, United Kingdom Andreas Stephan, Jönköping International Business School, Sweden Piotr Wdowiński, University of Łódź, Poland
Editors and Associate Editors Paulo Ferreira, Instituto Politécnico de Portalegre and CEFAGE-UE, Portugal Pavel Gertler, National Bank of Slovakia, Slovakia Badry Hechmy, University of Tunis el Manar, Tunisia Zhanna Kapsalyamova, Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan Sylwester Kozak, Warsaw University of Life Sciences - SGGW, Poland Hardik Marfatia, Northeastern Illinois University, United States Stelios Markoulis, University of Cyprus, Cyprus Tho Pham, University of Reading, United Kingdom Dorota Skała, University of Szczecin, Poland Grzegorz Szafrański, Kozminski University, Poland Tihana Škrinjarić, University of Zagreb, Croatia Oleksandr Talavera, Swansea University, United Kingdom Victor Troster, Universitat de les Illes Balears, Spain Agata Wierzbowska, Kobe University, Japan Zuzanna Wośko, SGH Warsaw School of Economics, Poland
Editorial Board (founding editors) Katarzyna Bień-Barkowska, SGH Warsaw School of Economics, Poland Bartosz Gębka, Newcastle University, United Kingdom Michał Rubaszek, SGH Warsaw School of Economics, Poland Dobromił Serwa (editor in chief), SGH Warsaw School of Economics, Poland Bartosz Witkowski, SGH Warsaw School of Economics, Poland
Language Editors Nathan Hill, The Paper Editing Service, Canada
Technical Editors Dorota Serwa, Poland
Publisher De Gruyer Poland Bogumiła Zuga 32A Str. 01-811 Warsaw, Poland T: +48 22 701 50 15