Focus and Scope
The scope of the articles in the journal is devoted to the analysis and assessment of the problems related to engineering economics, managerial decisions, new technologies, strategic models, etc. Thus, a good opportunity is presented to disseminate knowledge, research results, their practical application and further development.
Peer Review Process
Every manuscript submitted to Inžinerinė Ekonomika-Engineering Economics is initially evaluated for suitability by the Editorial Board. The paper may be rejected without double-blind peer-review if it is considered to be out of the journal's scope or does not meet the „General Requirements“. Articles which pass the initial evaluation are forwarded for double-blind peer review process. Authors may suggest suitable independent reviewers. Finally, two or more independent blind-reviewers are assigned confidentially by the Editorial Board. Any round of review process can take up to 90 days.
The primary purpose of the double-blind peer review is to provide the Editorial Board with the information necessary to make further decisions. The review should also instruct the authors on how to strengthen their paper up to the point where it is acceptable for publication. A negative reviewer’s decision should explain to the authors the weaknesses of their manuscript. If the authors do not react to the suggestions for improvement, or react inadequately, the Editorial Board reserves the right to reject the publication of their manuscript.
The journal is published five times a year, (February, April, June, October and December).
Open Access Policy
Inžinerinė Ekonomika-Engineering Economics (IE-EE) journal is published open access under the CC-BY 4.0 licence which allows readers to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles. The journal provides open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.
Inžinerinė Ekonomika-Engineering Economics (IE-EE) journal is distributed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 (CC BY 4.0) license.
The copyright for the articles in this journal is retained by the author(s) with the first publication right granted to the journal. The authors agree to the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 agreement under which the paper in the Journal is licensed.
Open Access Policy
In this journal published information is allowed to use in other Web sites, traditional media, distribution in non-commercial purposes, but it is necessary to provide the "INŽINERINĖ EKONOMIKA-ENGINEERING ECONOMICS" as the source of information.
The journal “Inzinerine Ekonomika-Engineering Economics” was started to be published at Kaunas University of Technology in 1990. The shape, structure, content and regularity of the periodical have been changed for several times since then. Up to 1997 the journal was being issued once a year. Now it is published five times a year. Since 2004 English has become the main language of the journal. Furthermore, “Inzinerine Ekonomika-Engineering Economics” has been included into the international databases. Therefore, since 2010 the numbering of the editions of the year has been changed.
The papers of scientists from research institutions and companies of the European and other countries are published in the journal.
Readers are sincerely invited to present their research articles and share their ideas, experience and aspirations. Requirements for the preparation of scientific articles are given in the journal and in the Internet web site:
All papers to be published in “INZINERINE EKONOMIKA-ENGINEERING ECONOMICS” are peer reviewed by two appointed external experts. The journal is published five times a year, (February, April, June, October and December).
The papers published in “INZINERINE EKONOMIKA-ENGINEERING ECONOMICS” are abstracted by International Databases:
ISI Web of Science (& Master Journal List) by THOMSON REUTERS Services (Social Sciences Citation Index, Social Scisearch, Journal Citation Reports/ Social Sciences Edition) http:www.isinet.com
IBSS (International Bibliography of the Social Sciences) http://www.ibss.ac.uk
EBSCO (Business Source Complete, Current Abstracts, TOC Premier) http://www.epnet.com
VINITI (All-Russian Institute of Scientific and Technical Information) http://www.viniti.ru
CEEOL (The Central and Eastern European Online Library) http://www.ceeol.com
DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals) http://www.doaj.org
SCOPUS (Elsevier Bibliographic Database) http://www.scopus.com.