Journal of Eastern European and Central Asian Research (JEECAR)

Journal of Eastern European and Central Asian Research (JEECAR) is a multi-disciplinary high quality, scholarly, double-blind peer-reviewed journal. It serves the purpose of publishing advanced concepts and fundamental research in key fields of Eastern European and Central Asian business and national political economies. We welcome manuscripts from the perspective of current scholarly work conducted in universities and research institutions. The journal shall enlighten its readership by covering academicians and practitioners and providing a venue for publication of scholarly research. Authors must present original, empirical or theoretical papers and book-reviews.

Journal is registered by the Library of Congress, listed in the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), indexed with CABELL, EBSCO, Ulrich, Google Scholar, OAI WorldCat Digital Collection, each article has assigned an individual CrossReff DOI address, included in the EconBib index, and evaluated for an Impact Factor by Currently, JEECAR is seeking to be indexed in Scopus.

The JEECAR Journal is committed to the editorial principles of all aspects of publication ethics and publication malpractice as assigned by the Committee on Public Ethics.

To learn more about journal, please go to About

JEECAR is published as paper copy ISSN 2328-8272 and e-journal ISSN 2328-8280

Submissions may include theoretical issues, new ideas, methodological issues, empirical studies, or case studies in the field of enterprise management and developments of Eastern Europe and Central Asia and/or multinational corporations in the global economic integration and sustainable corporate development.

By Eastern Europe and Central Asia, the IEECA refers to Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Moldova, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Slovakia, Hungary, Serbia, Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Albania, Kosovo, Macedonia, and five Central Asian states: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan.

Research Topics:
  1. Economics
  2. Management
  3. Strategy
  4. Marketing
  5. Banking and Finance
  6. Organizational Development and Human Resource Management
  7. International Affairs



Invitation to submit articles - Fall 2017 issue. Best article Award - $250.00


Extended Submissions Deadline: October 27, 2017

The Journal of Eastern European and Central Asian Research (JEECAR) is a multi-disciplinary, scholarly, high-quality, peer-reviewed journal, with topics concerning:

  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • International Business

To support an academic research of the economic issues related to the Eurasian region, we are announcing the following stipend for the best papers published in the featured issue: Best article award:  $250.00.

Posted: 2017-10-07 More...

Dr. Charlotte Davis - Acknowledgement of Academic Achievements


The JEECAR Deputy Editor Dr. Charlotte Davis has recently been promoted to Associate Professor of Business at Concord University. She was also awarded tenure, as a result of completing all of the requirements for teaching, research, and service, after being at Concord University for six years. Please join me in wishing Dr. Davis congratulations for these accomplishments:

Posted: 2017-08-27

Dr. Nazar Mustapha - Congratulations!


Dear JEECAR Readers,

On behalf of the JEECAR Editorial team, I would like to congratulate Dr. Nazar Mustapha, JEECAR Associate Regional Editor on obtaining of his second Doctoral degree.

On March 29, 2017, Dr. Mustapha successfully defended his Doctoral dissertation in Financial Economics at the University of New Orleans on topic “Banking and Microfinance Performance: Market Power, Efficiency, Performance, Outreach, and Sustainability Perspectives.”

Congratulations on your accomplishment!



Posted: 2017-04-29



The 2016 IEECA/JEECAR International Business and Management Conference took place on November 11-12, 2016 in Prague, Czech Republic.

A special thank you goes to Dr. Richard Brunet-Thornton, JEECAR Associated Editor and Professor of University of Economics, Prague for organizing and leading this successful even. The selected papers presented during the Prague Conference will be published in a special JEECAR issue.

For the detailed Conference report, please visit Presentations are listed at

Posted: 2016-09-18 More...

JEECAR is listed in CABELL’s

JEECAR title has been published in CABELL’s database Cabell collects information about academic journals...  
Posted: 2016-03-30 More...

Dr. Richard Brunet-Thornton - JEECAR’s Special Ambassador to the Czech Republic and The Visegrád Group


The JEECAR Editorial Team is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Richard Brunet-Thornton from University of Economics, Prague as Special Ambassador to the Czech Republic and the Visegrád Group. Richard has been a member of our Editorial Advisory Board since our first publication.

Posted: 2015-08-21 More...

JEECAR in Ulrich's

JEECAR title is currently listed in Ulrich's.  
Posted: 2015-04-18 More...

JEECAR's Impact Factor


We are pleased to announce that "Journal of Eastern European and Central Asian Research" was positively evaluated in Citefactor indexing, and now journal page is available online at

Posted: 2015-03-08

JEECAR is listed in EBSCO and DOAJ directories


The Journal of Eastern European and Central Asian Research has been added to the EBSCO, Ulrich  and Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) database. This change will increase the visibility, impact, distribution and usage of all articles published by the JEECAR journal. DOAJ is hosting 9,883 journals with 1,673,560 articles from 134 countries.

Posted: 2014-07-03 More...

Request for Articles


The journal is available for new articles in the field of economics, management, finance and marketing.

We welcome submission of original academic research results, management experiences, and creative ideas with participants from diverse backgrounds. We call for academic papers from scholars, experts, and practitioners in the field of Eastern Europe and Central Asia.

Posted: 2013-04-09 More...
More Announcements...

Vol 4, No 2 (2017): Journal of Eastern European and Central Asian Research

Cover Page

This issue will be published November 26, 2017.

Table of Contents:

Editorial Notes: The U.S. Influence on Eurasia and Research Opportunity   - Nikolay Megits


How to Publish in Academic Journals: Writing a Strong and Organized Introduction Section    - David Ahlstrom

The Transmission Mechanism of Russian Central Banks Countercyclical Monetary Policy since 2011: Evidence from the Interest Rate Pass-Through   - Chu V. Nguyen, Khoi Dinh Phan, Marvin Williams

Strategic Competence in HRM: Evidence from Austria, Czech Republic, Hungary and Slovakia    - Barbara Covarrubias Venegas, Katharina Thill, Julia Domnanovich

Eurasian Economic Union: A Regional Economic Hegemony Initiative   - Serdar YILMAZ

Reappraisal on Marketing Definition and Marketing Theory   - Ran Liu

Marginal Propensity to Consume in Hungary: The long-term versus Short-term Challenges to Policy Makers   - Keith Write, Arpita Shroff, Garry Smith

A Research Review of Motivation-Enhancing of Human Resource Practices   - Nereida Hadziahmetovic, M. Sait Dinc, Kanita Jahic


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