Journal of Contemporary Economic and Business Issues


Journal of Contemporary Economic and Business Issues (JCEBI) does not accept manuscripts anymore. JCEBI from June 2020 continues under a new name "Economy, Business and Development: An International Journal". The web site of the new journal is

The content of JCEBI web site contains information up to and including March 2020 and is not further updated.


Journal of Contemporary Economic and Business Issues is a new peer-reviewed open access journal in subjects of economics and business which covers economics, economic policy, finance, quantitative economics, business and other relevant fields.

It is a semi-annual academic journal published by the Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, Faculty of Economics – Skopje in both print and online version.
Journal of Contemporary Economic and Business Issues will publish original scientific papers, preliminary communications, conference papers, review articles, but also high quality professional papers. We particularly welcome contributions that explore economic and business issues of emerging economies.

The Editorial Board consists of eminent economists from different countries.

All articles should be written in English and are subject to a double blind peer-review process. Only original unpublished works, not under consideration for publication elsewhere, should be submitted. Submitted papers need to be prepared according to the Instruction for authors.


 JCEBI is indexed in:

- Central and Eastern European Online Library GmbH, ( )

 - ECONBIZ - Journals, Working Papers & Conferences in Business Studies and Economics ( )

 - Index Copernicus International (

 - ECONSTOR, ( )

- The European Reference Index for the Humanities and the Social Sciences  -  ERIH PLUS ( )

- Google Scholar ( )

More in progress...




Open access policy

Journal of Contemporary Economic and Business Issues is an open access journal and its content is available free of charge. All of the journal articles are free to access immediately from the date of publication. Readers/Authors could search, read, download, copy, print the full text of articles, without any additional permission by the author or publisher.

Journal of Contemporary Economic and Business Issues does not charge authors or any third party for publication. Both manuscript submission and processing services and article publishing services are completely free of charge.



Authors retain copyright of the published papers and grant to the publisher the non-exclusive right to publish the article, to be cited as its original publisher in case of reuse, and to distribute it in all forms and media.

Authors are permitted to deposit publisher's version (PDF) of their work in any repository, personal and institutional websites, but full bibliographic information (authors, titles, volume, issue etc.) about the original publication must be provided.



The views expressed in the published works do not express the views of the Editors and the Editorial Staff. The authors take legal and moral responsibility for the ideas expressed in the articles. Publisher shall have no liability in the event of issuance of any claims for damages. The Publisher will not be held legally responsible should there be any claims for compensation.



Journal of Contemporary Economic and Business Issues is published  by the oldest and most respected educational institution in the Republic of North Macedonia -  Faculty of Economics – Skopje,  Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, (