Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The aim of the publication is to analyse and assess the current economic developments in Estonia, in the European Union and the rest of the world to draw conclusions from them from the aspects of economic policy and also concerning the main elements of the political order, if appropriate.
The publication covers topics on certain areas of economic policy, such as: entrepreneurship and corporate strategy, environmental policy, fiscal and monetary policy, labour and income, regional and local government policy, sectoral economic policy, social policy, Industry 4.0, green cities etc.

 

Section Policies

Articles

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Foreword. Eessõna.

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Chronicle. Kroonika

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Avaliku halduse kujundamise poliitikad. Politiken zur Gestaltung öffentlicher Verwaltung. Policies For Public Management

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Riigi ja organisatsiooni arengupoliitikad. Organisations- und Entwicklungspolitiken. Organizational and Development Poli

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EL väikeriigi väliskaubanduslikud ja rahanduslikud probleemid. Handels- und Monetäre Probleme eines kleinen EU-Mitglieds

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Lisad

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Peer Review Process

Each paper is reviewed by 2–3 peer reviewers with doctoral degrees from Estonian universities and 1–2 reviewers from universities of foreign countries, the articles of the publications have been anonymously peer-reviewed by independent reviewers holding a doctor's degree.

 

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.

 

Open Access statement

The journal adheres to the Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI) definition http://www.budapestopenaccessinitiative.org/read of 'open access' - users have the right to „read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of articles or use them for any other lawful purpose“.

 

The publication ethics

The publication Discussions on Estonian Economic Policy is in compliance with the Code of Conduct and Best Practice Guidelines for Journal Editors http://publicationethics.org/files/Code%20of%20conduct%20for%20journal%20editors3.pdf

 

Screening for plagiarism

High-level screening for plagiarism is performed in Estonian universities, and as peer reviewers are members of the academic staff of universities, they are expected to perform and do perform screening for plagiarism

 

Journal archiving

The publication is archived in the digital archive DIGAR of the National Library of Estonia.