About the Journal

Focus and Scope

The Journal of Applied Business Research (JABR) welcomes articles in all areas of applied business and economics research. Both theoretical and applied manuscripts will be considered for publication; however, theoretical manuscripts must provide a clear link to important and interesting business and economics applications. Using a wide range of research methods including statistical analysis, analytical work, case studies, field research, and historical analysis, articles examine significant applied business and economics research questions from a broad range of perspectives. The intention of JABR is to publish papers that significantly contribute to these fields.

JABR is a widely cited, open access journal that is essential reading for academic researchers and business professionals. Articles may include but are not limited to the fields of accounting, business law, economics, ethics, finance, management, marketing, and related fields.

JABR is published quarterly. Months of distribution are: January, April, July, and October.

Acceptance Rate

2018 Acceptance Rate: 25%

How To Cite This Journal

Please cite this journal as “Journal of Applied Business Research” in your references.

Article Submissions & Fees

Articles submitted to the Clute Institute for possible journal publication are subjected to a double-blind, peer review process. For more information about how to submit an article as well as details about all applicable publication fees, click a link below.

Hard Copies

Hard copies of our journals are available for an additional fee.


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  • ProQuest
  • Scopus
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Copernicus Journal Master List impact rating ICV 2018 = 118.23


Authors, Editors, and members of the Editorial Team are expected to abide by all Clute Institute policies.