Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The mission of the «R-Economy» journal is to provide the publication of the advanced studies in regional economics with an emphasis on the inclusion of the regions, Russian regions in particular, in the international socio-economic processes. We consider cooperation with economists from BRICS countries our major priority. The aim of the «R-Economy» founders is creating an open-access online journal of a new quality level, increasing the journal visibility in the international scientific community.


Section Policies


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Peer Review Process

The R-ECONOMY is a peer-reviewed journal. All submitted manuscripts undergo a double blind review process provided by the members of the Editorial Board and two anonymous external reviewers. The double blind process means that neither the author knows the reviewer’s identity nor the reviewer knows the name of the author or other reviewer.

The final decision is made by the Chief Editor.


Publication Frequency

The scientific informational analytical journal is published four issues per year. Deadlines for papers: till February 15 (Issue 1), till May 15 (Issue 2), till August 15 (Issue 3) and till November 15 (Issue 4). All received materials are to be reviewed.


Open Access Policy

Open Access refers to free and unrestricted access via the Internet to articles published in «R-Economy». All papers are assigned a Digital Object Identifier (doi).