International Journal of Entrepreneurial Knowledge

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An independent non-university scientific periodical peer-reviewed journal International Journal of Entrepreneurial Knowledge (IJEK) 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. 

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.

The first issue of the journal was published in December 2013. The journal will be published two times a year in printed and in electronic form. 

International Journal of Entrepreneurial Knowlegde (IJEK) maintains a standard double-blind peer review process. The double-blind process means that the author does not know the reviewer’s identity, nor does the reviewer know the name of the author or other reviewer.

IJEK is an Open Access Journal, and does not charge readers or their institutions for access. The open access supports the rights of users to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of these articles.

Publication Ethics & Publication Malpractice Statement

All publications in IJEK must be created in compliance with the publication ethics. We expect, that all parties involved in the act of publishing will present ethical behavior, conformed with the Code of Conduct and Best Practice Guidelines for Journal Editors and other Guidelines approved by theCommittee on Publication Ethics (COPE).

Rejection Rate

  • 50%

Similarity Check Plagiarism Screening System

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.

Detailed description of the Similarity Check System can be found at:

Abstracting & Indexing

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

  • Baidu Scholar
  • Cabell's Whitelist
  • CEJSH (The Central European Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities)
  • CNKI Scholar (China National Knowledge Infrastructure)
  • CNPIEC - cnpLINKer
  • 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
  • MyScienceWork
  • Naviga (Softweco)
  • Primo Central (ExLibris)
  • ProQuest (relevant databases)
  • Publons
  • QOAM (Quality Open Access Market)
  • ReadCube
  • Research Papers in Economics (RePEc)
  • Semantic Scholar
  • Summon (ProQuest)
  • TDNet
  • Ulrich's Periodicals Directory/ulrichsweb
  • WanFang Data
  • WorldCat (OCLC)

Please submit your manuscripts to IJEK via email to:

Prof. Ing. Milan Zelený, MS, Ph.D. - Fordham University, New York, USA

Members of Editorial Board:
Prof. Armenia Androniceanu, Ph.D. - The Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Romania
Prof. Ing. Jaroslav Belás, Ph.D. - Tomas Bata University in Zlín, Czech Republic
prof. Dr. Andrea Bencsik, CSc. - Széchényi István University Győr, Hungary
Prof. Alina Mihaela Dima, Ph.D. - The Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Romania
Prof. Daniel Francoise Meyer, Ph.D. - North-West University: Vaal Campus, Vanderbijlpark, South Africa
Prof. Ing. Zdeněk Mikoláš, CSc. - University of Business and Law, Czech Republic
Prof. Alexander Libman, DrSc., PhD. - Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Germany
prof. Dr. József Poór, DrSc. - Szent István University Gödöllő , Hunagary
Prof. Ing. Ján Porvazník, CSc. - Slovac Academy od Management, Slovakia
Prof. Aleksandr Rubinštejn, DrSc., CSc., Ph.D. - Institute of Economy, Russian Academy of Science, Moscow, Russia
Prof. Ing. Jiří Strouhal, Ph.D. - ŠKODA AUTO University, Mlada Boleslav, Czech Republic
Prof. Dr. Ligita Šimanskienė - Klaipeda University, Lithuania
Prof. Dr. Jože Zupančič - University of Maribor, Slovenia
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yuriy Bilan - University of Szczecin, Poland
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Çağrı Bulut - Yasar University, Turkey
Assoc. Prof. Carmen Georgiana Bonaci, Ph.D. - Babeş-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
assoc. Prof. Ing. Beata Gavurova, PhD. - Technical University in Košice, Slovakia
Dr. habil. Kornélia Lazányi, PhD. - Óbuda University Budapest, Hungary
assoc. prof. PhDr. Ing. Ladislav Mura, PhD., Pan-European University in Bratislava
Assoc. Prof. Ing. Zdenka Musová, PhD. - Matej Bel University in Banská Bystrica, Slovakia
Assoc. Prof. Mehran Nejati, Ph.D. - Graduate School of Business, University of Science, Malaysia
Assoc. Prof. Włodzimierz Sroka, Ph.D. - Academy of Business Dabrowa Górnicza, Poland
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Erika Župerkienė - Klaipeda University, Lithuania
doc. Ing. Boris Popesko, Ph.D. - Tomas Bata University in Zlín, Czech Republic
doc. Ing. Luboš Smrčka, CSc. - University of Economics, Prague (VŠE), Czech Republic
Ing. Łukasz Wróblewski, Ph.D. - Academy of Business Dabrowa Górnicza, Poland
Ing. Mária Mišánková, PhD. - University of Zilina, Slovakia


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