Welcome to the website of the international, open access, bilingual scientific journal "Economic and Regional Studies / Studia Ekonomiczne i Regionalne", published by Pope John Paul II State School of Higher Education in Biała Podlaska (Poland).
"Economic and Regional Studies / Studia Ekonomiczne i Regionalne" is an international open access journal published in two languages: English and Polish since 2011. First two years it was published bi-annually, since 2013 as the quarterly. The journal is available in electronic and printed versions. We consider electronic English language version as a basic one, while the Polish language version provided greater access to the magazines content for national reader in Poland. Since the beginning the journal is available on the web platform www.ers.edu.pl/en of the publisher: Pope John Paul II State School of Higher Education in Biała Podlaska (Poland, Europe). Paper submission and peer review process are implemented through editorial system: www.editorialsystem.com/editor/ersen.
We accept original papers which have not been published elsewhere and have a clear scientific, cognitive and scholary value. Paper submited for publication undergo preliminary editorial review and are subject to blind review by two or more external experts. The periodical is available in English and Polish online and in print version.
The magazine has an open character and implements international publishing ethical and standards. The electronic version allows free access to all current and archived issues and articles. Actually, publishing articles in the journal is free from any payments.
Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education, 2011-2012: 2 points; 2013-2014: 4 points; 2015-2018: 9 points
Focus and Scope
"Economic and Regional Studies / Studia Ekonomiczne i Regionalne" is an international journal of multi and interdisciplinary research and policy analysis in broad regions at the world. The main mission of the magazine is to broaden theoretical knowledge, contribute to the policy debates and disseminate results of empirical research across a wide range of economic and social sciences, mainly as following:
Business, Economics and Finance,
Socio-economic Geography and Spatial Management,
Community, Rural/ Urban and Regional Development.
Journal provides information on general and sectoral economic problems, practices and policies, on contemporary and historical development in these disciplines from local, regional, national, European and global perspectives.
Journal is open for publishing original research results as well as for overview and review articles, reports an surveys, policy debates, announcements of research and conference results, case studies and other scientific publications.
Texts in Polish which are correctly translated into English are published free of charge. In case of sending a text in only one language version,either in Polish or in English,the authors will bear the costs of translating the article into the other missing language. The authors may be also asked to cover the costs of verification of the submitted texts in English. The translations are conducted by a Translation Office which currently cooperates with the Editors and the current cost per 1 translation page (that is, 1800 characters including spaces) amounts to 30 PLN gross.
An article is passed on for translation after obtaining a positive review of the submitted language version, after corrections if necessary and upon its approval for print by the Editor in Chief.
Digitalization of Economic and Regional Studies/ Studia Ekonomiczne i Regionalne – task financed from the resources of the Polish Minister of Science and Education for disseminating science under Agreement No. 819/P-DUN/2018
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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. The journal distributes its articles under the terms of the Creative Commons - Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0).
Copyright and Permissions
The submitted work is original, has not been sent for publication in other publications and has not been published in any form other than abstract, short report or doctoral dissertation,
In the event of violation of third party copyrights, the Author assumes responsibility for the fact that these persons will not assert any claims from the Publisher in this respect, and in the event of any obligations arising from this on the part of the Publisher, I undertake to release the Publisher from these obligations, in particular by paying the Publisher an amount corresponding to the amount of these obligations,
The author undertakes that in the event that any property or personal copyrights to the Work or the right to derivative works belong to third parties, I will cause that all such third parties shall immediately and without remuneration also grant the Publisher's license or its legal successors to the extent described in this statement,
The author grants the Publisher permission to use and distribute all derivative works in relation to the work within the scope of this statement.
The author grants the Publisher a free, for an indefinite period, a non-exclusive license to use the Work free of charge (without territorial restrictions) in the following fields of exploitation:
recording in any manner and reproduction in whole or in part by producing copies by any technique (including printing, magnetic and digital recording),
trade in the original or copies,
dissemination by making them publicly available in such a way that each user can have access to them at the time and place of their choice.
The Author authorizes the Publisher to make editorial corrections on the Publisher or on his behalf.
Editors: Deputy Editors: Agnieszka Siedlecka, Pope John Paul II State School of Higher Education in Biała Podlaska, Poland Topic Editor: Danuta Guzal-Dec, Pope John Paul II State School of Higher Education in Biała Podlaska, Poland Statistical Editor: Małgorzata Radziukiewicz, Pope John Paul II State School of Higher Education in Biała Podlaska, Poland
Language Editors: English: Halina Chodkiewicz, Pope John Paul II State School of Higher Education in Biała Podlaska, Poland English: Wojciech Florkowski, University of Georgia, USA Polish: Paulina Rynkiewicz, Pope John Paul II State School of Higher Education in Biała Podlaska, Poland
Administrative Editor: Agnieszka Filipiuk-Nowakowska, Pope John Paul II State School of Higher Education in Biała Podlaska, Poland
Contact Pope John Paul II State School of Higher Education in Biała Podlaska „Economic and Regional Studies/ Studia Ekonomiczne i Regionalne" Sidorska 95/97 21-500 Biała Podlaska, Poland e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org e-mail: email@example.com
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