Business & Economic Review

The Business & Economic Review (B&ER), ISSN 2519-1233 (Online), ISSN 2074-1693 (Print), is a semi-annual publication of the Institute of Management Sciences Peshawar, Pakistan and is recognized by the Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan.

The B&ER is devoted to the publication of papers that advance knowledge of the practical and theoretical aspects of management, economics, and social sciences. B&ER welcomes empirical to conceptual and review papers with strong methodology from the mentioned disciplines.

The Journal aims to provide a focus for worldwide expertise in the required techniques, practices, and areas of research; present a forum for readers to share common experience across the full range of industries and sectors in which business and economic research are conducted.

Business and Economic Review welcomes papers in the areas of:

  • Management
  • Economics
  • Social Sciences

Index: B&ER is indexed by the following agencies:

  • EconLit
  • Gale - Cengage Learning
  • CrossRef
  • Tehqeeqat
  • Library of Congress
  • ProQuest
  • JournalSeeks
  • Genamics
  • Index Copernicus
  • Ulrich Periodicals
  • Scientific Indexing Services (SIS)

The authors should submit articles to the journal at the following email address All articles undergo a blind-peer-review process prior to acceptance.  

Open Access

B&ER is an open-access journal. Abstracts and full texts of all articles published in the journal can be read online without any form of restriction.


Who supports the journal

The financial support to the journal is primarily provided by the Institute of Management Sciences. The journal also collects nominal publication fees from authors. Finally, the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan makes some contributions to support the journal.