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Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Diponegoro Journal of Economics is published by Department of Economics and Development Studies Faculty of Economics and Business, Diponegoro University. Manuscripts published in Diponegoro Journal of Economics are expected to encourage open discussion on new ideas and their application, including an inter-disciplinary approach to economic development to answer challenges of current economic and development issues. The coverage topic of this journal are:

economics science,

public policy economy,

monetary economy,


behavioral economics,

urban and rural economy,

agriculture economy,

industrial economics,

study of cooperation and SMEs,

macro and microeconomics,

development planning

and all of the themes in economics research.

The journal focuses on the research base on quantitative analysis using some econometrics and math approaches. However, the editorial board also welcomes qualitative research which is in line with the scope of the journal.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions
Checked Indexed
Checked Peer Reviewed


Peer Review Process / Policy

The article is reviewed in a blind review by  external reviewers. The review is done for a maximum of 2 months


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...


Publication Frequency

Diponegoro Journal of Economics is published four times a year.