About the Journal

Aims and Scope

The mission of FLR is to provide a forum for exchange of knowledge and ideas within the scientific community and to popularize publications among the representatives of finance, business and politics. The main idea is to provide a bridge between science and practice that allows two-way flow of inspirations and ideas and together to solve the complex problems of the modern world of finance.
The aim is to provide readers of FLR access to the latest research results of the most outstanding representatives of law and economics sciences in the context of most important problems in the field of finance. Magazine program foundations are based on three pillars:

  1. Timeliness and importance of the discussed issues.
  2. Interdisciplinary methods in solving research problems.
  3. The problematic nature of the various issues of the journal.

FLR is distributed as a quarterly published and sold electronically. The journal is published in the open access formula in cooperation with one of the European leader in electronic publishing market – publisher Scientific Journals Online (http://www.ejournals.eu) and . We assume, that this cooperation will help to raise readership through a worldwide distribution, a high number of citations and impact factor, journal lists indexing and abstract services and its inclusion on the Web of Science.

Abstracting/Indexing

  • Baidu Scholar CNKI Scholar (China National Knowledge Infrastructure)
  • CNPIEC Dimensions EBSCO (relevant databases)
  • EBSCO Discovery Service
  • EconBiz
  • Google Scholar
  • J-Gate
  • JournalTOCs
  • KESLI-NDSL (Korean National Discovery for Science Leaders)
  • Naviga (Softweco)
  • Primo Central (ExLibris)
  • ProQuest (relevant databases)
  • Publons
  • Research Papers in Economics (RePEc)
  • Summon (Serials Solutions/ProQuest)
  • TDNet Ulrich's Periodicals Directory/ulrichsweb WanFang Data WorldCat (OCLC)

Open Access Policy

The journal is published in the open access formula. All papers are available on the basis of the: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0).
The Author furnishes the Licensee with a non-exclusive and free-of-charge license to use the Work without territorial limitations and for an unlimited period.

Publishing ethics

Procedure for accetping texts and publications

Articles sent to the Editorial Office shall be transferred, on a continuous basis, to relevant Thematic Editors. The Thematic Editor shall perform preliminary verification of the article for compliance of the analysed matters with the thematic scope and with the editorial requirements. In the event of a positive preliminary assessment, the article shall be submitted for review. Two positive reviews shall provide the basis for acceptance of the article. After the article has been accepted, the author’s licence agreement shall be produced to the author. Signing it shall allow for further editorial work: the linguistic correction and composition.
The following reviewing procedure shall apply to the evaluation of the submitted articles:

  1. to evaluate each publication at least two independent reviewers from outside the academic entity with which the author of the publication is affiliated shall be appointed;
  2. the version of the article presented to the reviewers shall be devoid of any data allowing for identification of the author, so that the author(s) of the publication and reviewer would not know their identity (double blind review process);
  3. if, due to the nature of the article, its content makes it possible to establish the identity of the author, the reviewer shall sign a declaration of absence of a conflict of interest; considered as a conflict of interests shall be personal relationships existing between the reviewer and author (in particular consanguinity to the second degree, bonds of marriage), subordination in service between each other or direct academic cooperation between the persons in questions within the last two years preceding the year of development of the review;
  4. a review shall include a clear statement of the reviewer regarding admission of the academic article for publication or its rejection.