International Journal of Entrepreneurial Knowledge

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A scientific periodical peer-reviewed journal International Journal of Entrepreneurial Knowledge (IJEK) published by Vysoká škola podnikání, a. s. (Business School plc) in Ostrava provides expert information on all aspects of entrepreneurship and business issues offers, including the results of basic and applied economic research of domestic and international authors in the English language.

Journal brings the expert opinions and results of the scientific studies related to entrepreneurship in the wide range of the scientific fields, like entrepreneurship, enterprise economics, business administration, innovation management, business finance, international trade and finance, knowledge entrepreneurship, entrepreneurial knowledge, profession, culture, technology, skills, innovation, business models, behavior, decision making, social and ecological impact, start-ups and incubation, success and silure, personality, local, regional and global, evolution and history, personalities and profiles, creativity, education, financing, capital, corporation, intracompany entrepreneurship, employee entre., open source, cooperation virval, barriers to, motivation, ownership, internet, knowledge sharing, expertise, patents, law and copyright.

Problems of international trade and finance comprise the problematic of export finance and insurance.

IJEK considers the following types of articles:

  • Research - reports of data from original research. Articles bring the information about the outputs of primary research of the author.
  • Case studies - article presents the experience from the application of existing method or procedure and brings relevant findings which could be valuable for other readers
  • Review articles - article presents the systematic review or comparative study of already known knowledge. Review should bring any new viewpoint and connections which could be valuable for the other readers

Rejection Rate

  • 50%

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International Journal of Entrepreneurial Knowledge is covered by the following services:

  • Baidu Scholar
  • Cabell's Directory
  • CEJSH (The Central European Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities)
  • CNKI Scholar (China National Knowledge Infrastructure)
  • Dimensions
  • DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals)
  • EBSCO (relevant databases)
  • EBSCO Discovery Service
  • EconBiz
  • ERIH PLUS (European Reference Index for the Humanities and Social Sciences)
  • Google Scholar
  • J-Gate
  • JournalTOCs
  • KESLI-NDSL (Korean National Discovery for Science Leaders)
  • Microsoft Academic
  • Naviga (Softweco)
  • Primo Central (ExLibris)
  • ProQuest (relevant databases)
  • Publons
  • ReadCube
  • Research Papers in Economics (RePEc)
  • Summon (Serials Solutions/ProQuest)
  • TDNet
  • Ulrich's Periodicals Directory/ulrichsweb
  • WanFang Data
  • WorldCat (OCLC)

Milan Zelený, Fordham University, USA.

Deputy/ Managing Editor
Jiří Polách, University of Business and Law, Czech Republic

Editorial Advisory Board
Boris Popesko, Tomas Bata University in Zlín, Czech Republic
Mehran Nejati, Graduate School of Business, University of Science, Malaysia
Zdeněk Mikoláš, University of Business and Law, Czech Republic

Jaroslav Belás, Tomas Bata University in Zlín, Czech Republic
Yuriy Bilan - University of Szczecin, Poland
Çağrı Bulut, Yasar University, Turkey
Alexander Libman, German Institute for International and Security Affairs SWP, Germany
Carmen Georgiana Bonaci, Babeş-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Ján Porvazník - Slovac Academy od Management, Slovakia
Aleksandr Rubinštejn, Institute of Economy, Russian Academy of Science, Moscow, Russia
Włodzimierz Sroka, Academy of Business Dabrowa Górnicza, Poland
Jiří Strouhal, The University of Economics, Prague (VŠE), Czech Republic
Ligita Šimanskienė, Klaipeda University, Lithuania
Šárka Vilamová, VŠB-Technical University of Ostrava, Czech Republic
Łukasz Wróblewski, Academy of Business Dabrowa Górnicza, Poland
Jože Zupančič, University of Maribor, Slovenia
Erika Župerkienė, Klaipeda University, Lithuania

Technical Editors
Aleksandr Ključnikov, University of Business and Law, Czech Republic


Bogumiła Zuga 32A Str.
01-811 Warsaw, Poland
T: +48 22 701 50 15

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