FOURTEEN ISSUE OF BH ECONOMIC FORUM WAS PUBLISHED
One of the aims of this issue is to present and offer selected high-quality articles from doctoral dissertations and master theses to the academic public and the wide readership audience, as well as in previous issues, therefore continuing what has been started from the first issue, fostering and building a scientific-professional orientation of the Journal.
The BH Economic Forum is, of course, open to all, already recognized teachers and associates of the Faculty of Economics and the entire University of Zenica. Their contribution to the quality and seriousness of the magazine will undoubtedly be one of the crucial factors in the quality of content are offered on the pages of this journal. The success of this type of effort is measured by both the number and the quality of the authors who publish in the magazine, therefore the BH Economic Forum staff extends the hand of friendship and cooperation to writers, scientists and researchers from Bosnia and Herzegovina, the region and the wider environment.
Papers of the current issue can be found here!
The BH Economics forum.
BH Economic Forum is a scientific-expert journal consisting of original scientific papers, preliminary notes, scientific works, professional papers, reviewed articles, presentations and reports. The authors are recognized scientists from the field of economy in Bosnia and Herzegovina and abroad, but also those who are about to become recognized.
The journal is primarily comprised of the four fields: economic policy, marketing, management, finances and accounting, quantitative economic, but works from other scientific fields of economy, as well those with multidisciplinary approach are also welcome.
The journal is a periodical publication published twice a year.
All papers will undergo a double blind review process, i.e., they are sent to at least two independent anonymous reviewers. Only papers with affirmative reviews will be published in the journal. After the completed review, within 60 days, the authors will be notified of the status of the work sent. The papers accepted by the Editorial Board of the Journal obligate the authors, do not to publish them in other scientific-professional publications.
All journal editions can be found in the library of the Faculty of Economics, University of Zenica
Recommendations to authors when publishing studies in the academic journal
Long-term data preservation
Following the general principles of open science and principles specified in the Guidelines for Transparency and Openness Promotion in Journal Policies and Practices, we strongly recommend that you preserve the primary data collected as part of the study you submit for publication by depositing it in a trustworthy digital data repository for your scientific field. For scientific disciplines in the social sciences, we recommend that you deposit the data to the Data Archive for Social Sciences in Bosnia and Herzegovina DASS-BiH (www.dass.credi.ba). DASS-BiH accepts, prepares, disseminates and stores digital databases in the social sciences, including databases from quantitative as well as qualitative research. The authors retain the intellectual property rights over the data and have the right to define the conditions under which the data can be shared with the scientific community. Data in DASS-BiH are stored according to the highest standards of protection, and the authors of databases are provided with additional visibility through the possibility of quoting databases when reusing them. You can find out more about the deposit procedure here, and for all information, you can also contact email@example.com or call +38733 205 859.
Editor in chief: Almir Alihodžić
Ilma Dedić – Grabus
Faculty of Economics, University of Zenica
FOR THE PUBLISHER:
Ilma Dedić – Grabus
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The journal is available at:
▪ EBSCOhost, Ipswich, USA.
▪ CEOL – Central and Eastern European Online.
Paper abstracts are avaiable on the
We invite you to submit abstracts of your scientific papers (in English) for consideration in the fifteenth issue of the journal: BH Economic Forum, autumn/winter 2021. The UNZE Faculty of Economics covers the entire costs of publication. The authors do not pay the registration fee for the submission and publication of papers. You send the papers to the following email:
The final version of the paper will be sent via the Open Journal System – OJS platform. All papers will also receive a DOI number. More information about the Open Journal platform can be found at the following links:
Submit your paper here http://www.ef.unze.ba/OJS/index.php/BHF .
Final paper submission – 31 January 2022 (notification to authors within two weeks)
The journal is indexed in the following databases: EBSCO, ProQuest, Central and Eastern European Online Library, ROAD, BASE, CiteFactor, J-Gate Indexed, ERIH PLUS, and EconBiz. The submitted papers will undergo a double review procedure. Papers that will be positively evaluated will be published in the next issue of the journal. For more information about the journal visit: http://www.ef.unze.ba/OJS/index.php/BHF.
If in doubt, please contact the journal team via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Open Journal Systems (OJS) is a journal management and publishing system that has been developed by the Public Knowledge Project which provides transparency at every stage of the publishing process of individual papers and journals.
OJS can be accessed via link here!
Registration procedure for authors and steps for uploading papers:
4. Once the paper has been uploaded, the author will be notified via email when the registration process is complete, and the peer review and editorial process will begin.
The paper should first be submitted to the editorial board in electronic form by email: email@example.com, for the purpose of verification of technical correctness and compliance with the guidelines.
Only after receiving confirmation that the paper is in accordance with the guidelines, will the process of the author’s registration with OJS begin.
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Publications ethics for the BH Economic Forum / BH ECONOMIC FORUM are based on best practice guidelines for editors of the journal of the Association for the Ethics of Publication (COPE Committee on Publication Ethics). The editorial board declares that it will act in accordance with accepted international principles.
Adopted publications ethics are mandatory for the Editorial Board, reviewers and authors.
The editor-in-chief makes the final decision on whether the paper will be accepted and possibly published. The criterion for selection is the quality and importance of the papers regardless of race, gender, nationality, religious or political beliefs of the author. The editorial board may not disclose any information about the submitted papers or use them for other purposes.
Authors of papers
All authors listed in one paper must make a significant intellectual contribution to research, i.e., writing a paper. Submission of the manuscript implies that all co-authors, if any, as well as the competent authorities in the institution where the research is conducted, tacitly or explicitly, agree to its publication. The publisher is not responsible for any claim for compensation. Submitted papers should not have been previously published or submitted for consideration for publication in another journal.
The papers are subject to the so-called double-blind review which does not reveal the identities of the author and the reviewer. The reviewer is obliged to reject the review if he/she considers that he/she is not qualified to review the submitted paper or is not able to complete a review within 2 weeks. The reviewer is required to inform the editor of any potential conflicts of interest or work-related irregularities. Any paper received for review should be treated as a confidential document