About the Journal
 
The quarterly “Problems of Agricultural Economics / Zagadnienia Ekonomiki Rolnej”, in print continuously since 1952, provides a forum for economists specializing in all fields of agricultural economics, food industry economics, agri-food trade, agrarian policy and social problems of rural areas.

The quarterly publishes scientific papers presenting results of research devoted to the issues of food industry economics and agri-food trade, agricultural economics (micro and macro), agrarian policy and social problems of rural areas. On top of scientific papers, the journal publishes polemics, information about scientific conferences, reviews and summaries of papers and books on economics and agriculture issued in Poland and abroad as well as summaries of doctoral theses. The journal is published in Polish and English. Scientific papers are reviewed by at least two independent and anonymous specialists from a given field (peer review).

The journal publishes full-texts of papers in Open Access. All papers are made available under the Creative Commons CC BY (Attribution) international license. The papers available on the website as of 2014 are in Polish and English. As of 2016, the primary version of the journal is the on-line English version. The website www.zer.waw.pl features full-texts of papers as of 2009 and selected archival issues.

The Publisher of the journal – Institute of Agricultural and Food Economics – National Research Institute – is a member of Crossref, due to this all papers published in “Problems of Agricultural Economics / Zagadnienia Ekonomiki Rolnej” are provided with DOI (digital object identifier). Moreover, the Editorial Team uses the Crossref Similarity Check.

“Problems of Agricultural Economics / Zagadnienia Ekonomiki Rolnej” are on the “B” list of scientific journals of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education. In the evaluation of December 2015 (the last evaluation) the journal has received the maximum number of 15 points.

The journal is indexed in the following databases: Agro, BazEkon, CEJSH, SIGŻ, POL-index, AgEcon Search, SSRN, ICI Journals Master List. The total number of citations in popular reference databases was as follows: BazEkon – 1426, Google Scholar – 2781, Pol-index – 762, Web of Science Core Collection – 15, Scopus – 88.

The H-index of the “Problems of Agricultural Economics / Zagadnienia Ekonomiki Rolnej” equals 20. It was calculated based on Publish or Perish for publications included in Google Scholar.

Submissions to the journal “Problems of Agricultural Economics / Zagadnienia Ekonomiki Rolnej” are free of charge.
 
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