About the Journal
The Baltic Journal of Economics (BJE) disseminates high-quality original and innovative papers within a broad range of economic disciplines. It publishes research of general interest, but especially welcomes articles relevant for the Baltic region. Authors are invited to submit theoretical and empirical papers including manuscripts focused on economic policy analysis.
The Journal aims to stimulate dialogue between academics and policy makers. Accordingly, articles should be presented in a form where technical considerations come together with explanations and intuition.
The BJE provides open-access to all the accepted paper without fees. We highly value speed of publication and aim at a fast refereeing process.
The Journal is published jointly by Stockholm School of Economics in Riga (SSE Riga) and the Baltic International Centre for Economic Policy Studies (BICEPS) in cooperation with Routledge. The publication of manuscripts is also supported by the Bank of Latvia and the Bank of Estonia.
All submitted manuscripts are subject to initial appraisal by the Editors. If found suitable for further consideration, papers are reviewed by independent, anonymous experts selected from an international pool of referees. All peer review is single blind and submission is online via Editorial Manager. Please be aware that the Journal checks all submitted manuscripts for plagiarism.
The acceptance rate was 10.4% in 2015-2016. The median time to the first decision for all accepted and rejected articles (except desk rejections) is 79 days. The median time it takes to accept an article from the time of submission is 178 days.
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Anders Paalzow, Stockholm School of Economics in Riga, Baltic International Centre for Economic Policy Studies, Latvia/Sweden
Konstantins Benkovskis, Bank of Latvia, Stockholm School of Economics in Riga, Latvia
Nicolas Gavoille, Stockholm School of Economics in Riga, Latvia
Povilas Lastauskas, Bank of Lithuania, Lithuania
Anna Zasova, Baltic International Centre for Economic Policy Studies, Latvia
Torbjörn Becker, Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics, Sweden
Janis Berzins, Norwegian Business School, Norway
Mariarosaria Comunale, Bank of Lithuania, Lithuania
Gustav Kristensen, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
Nerijus Maciulis, Swedbank Lithuania, Lithuania
Jaan Masso, University of Tartu, Estonia
Michal Myck, Centre for Economic Analysis, Poland
Talis Putnins, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
Kenneth Smith, Millersville University, USA
Konstantin Sonin, University of Chicago, USA; Higher School of Economics, Russia
Karsten Staehr, Bank of Estonia, Estonia
Alminas Zaldokas, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
Lelde Jakobsone, Baltic International Centre for Economic Policy Studies, Latvia
Please, follow “Instructions to authors”
Editorial correspondence and books for review should be addressed to:
Baltic Journal of Economics
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