Introduction

Empirical Economic Review (EER) is a multidisciplinary journal published by the Department of Economics, School of Business and Economics (SBE), University of Management and Technology (UMT) Press, Lahore, Pakistan. EER brings forward the prevailing topics in the fields of economics, finance and public policy simulating a thought-provoking debate leading to an insight of theoretical and empirical research. Within this orientation, the journal provides a focus for theoretical, applied, interdisciplinary, history of thought, and methodological work with a strong emphasis on realistic analysis, the development of critical perspectives, the provision, and use of empirical evidence and construction of policy.

EER aims to publish double-blind peer-reviewed articles that will serve several goals: to synthesize and integrate lessons learned from active lines of economic research; to provide economic analysis of public policy issues; to encourage cross-fertilization of ideas among the fields of thinking; to offer the readers an accessible source for state-of-the-art economic thinking; to suggest directions for future research; to provide insights and readings for the related fraternities and to address issues relating to the economics profession. It emphasizes on bridging the gap between the theoretical and practical approaches and to enhance the quality of data-driven research.

Publication Frequency: Bi-annual
Parallel Title: EER
Area of Publication: Economics, Finance and Public Policy

We are fully committed to provide unrestricted access to all published articles.

Mission

The mission of EER is to provide a knowledge platform ensuring authenticity and reliability of new models and their implication in the field of business and economics to traverse them into new processes, mechanisms, tools and techniques.

Vision

EER envisions to hold highest standards of economic integrity featuring up to date contributions covering both the theoretical and practical domains of economics and providing an intellect exchange forum for the economics experts.

Aims and Objectives

The core objective is to provide a unique platform for the academicians, practitioners and policymakers around the globe to exchange and publish the economic and financial concepts, research, and best practices to frame the public policy.

EER aims at publishing original empirical research papers, selected through rigorous double blind peer review. Moreover, EER strongly stimulates debate amongst the scholars, researchers, practitioners and policymakers globally with a view to define the standardized practices and skills to evaluate the effective responses for tomorrow’s challenges.

EER further encourages the guest editors to submit their proposals for special issues addressing specific issues of the broad theme of the journal or resulting from relevant conferences. EER will also consider theme-special issues with a focus on a particular country or a region.

Values

Our mission is guided by significant core values:

  • We value high-quality research publication in the field of business, quantitative methods and economics.
  • We cultivate and advocate ethical behavior during publication process.
  • We respect our members' opinions and seek to amplify their ideas.

Focus

EER's core focus is to augment the novelty through latest research in economics and finance which authenticates economic models with econometrics procedures, tools, techniques and concepts with implications in the field of economics to bridge the gap between academicians and practitioners. EER publishes latest research manuscripts containing policies in relevant to present day issues.

Scope

EER addresses a broad range of areas which are relevant and reflective to economics, finance and public policy. An in-depth understanding of the latest trends and developments is imperative for academia and industry to equip themselves for competitive advantage in the 21st century and beyond.

Subjects Areas

EER addresses a broad range of areas which are relevant and reflective of economics, finance and public policy. The scope of the papers may include the empirical quantitative analysis into following disciplines:

  • Microeconomic Theory
  • Macroeconomic Theory
  • Development Economics
  • Public Sector Economics
  • Monetary Theory and Policy
  • International Trade Theory and Policy
  • Islamic Economics
  • Environmental Economics
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Political Economics
  • Economics of Institutions / Governance
  • Energy Econommics
  • Econommetrics
  • Banking and Finance

Key Audiences

  • Academicians and researchers in different fields at universities, business schools and industries
  • Chief Executives and Managing Directors, Strategic Development and Planning Managers, Statistical Heads and Trend Analyzers
  • Economists, Financial Consultants, Export Managers, Finance Managers, HR Managers and Directors
  • Managing and Marketing Directors, Business Strategists, Regional and Global Consultants
  • Product and Brand Managers, Brand Ambassadors and Logistics Managers
  • Professionals with strategic decision-making responsibility in organizations

Distinctive Features

  • Full open access: everyone can read your article when it is published
  • Publishing decision within 16 weeks of submission
  • Peer review from two or more experts
  • Frequent updates on your article’s status

Material Published

  • Theoretical and applied research which examines the inter-relationship between the natural, governmental, business, economic and social dimensions of our world.

  • Fundamental and applied research on all the aspects of business, quantitative methods and economics aspects.

  • Exploration of behavioral and managerial issues relating to all aspects of psychology and education from a global perspective.

  • General and technical reviews on innovative subjects which inform and stimulate debate.

  • Literature review or viewpoint on a particular topic or trend.