Journal of International Studies

ISSN: 2071-8330     eISSN: 2071-8330    OAI    DOI: 10.14254/2071-8330


Scientific Papers
(ISSN 2306-3483 Online, 2071-8330 Print)

The Journal of International Studies is a tri-annual, open access scholarly journal published by Centre of Sociological Research in co-operation with University of Szczecin (Poland), Academy of Economic Studies in Bucharest (Romania) and University College of Business in Prague (Czech Republic). The journal is dedicated to advancing the socio-economic analyses of societies, institutions, organisations, groups, networks and their interactions. 

Looking back on 2014 we see the growing of interest in JIS. Taking this possibility, we would like to say thank you to all our contributors, researchers and readers. At the present moment, we see the necessity to update our strategies and mission for forthcoming years in order to comply with your needs and expectations. First of all, we became the part of open access process and all materials are available online. Secondly, from 2014 JIS became a tri-annual publication.

In respect of the above the broad topics of interest include, but are not limited to, the following areas of research:

  • Current global developments;
  • Economic theory and international economics;
  • The theory of international relations;
  • Forecasting and the analysis of world economy dynamics and socio-political developments;
  • Developments in international financial markets;
  • The theory of social and political processes;
  • International politics;
  • Economic and socio-political developments in the United States, Europe and third world countries;
  • Economic, social and political problems associated with the transition period in CE Europe and former SU Ukraine.

Papers being submitted for review should be of approximately 8 to 12 pages in length and sent by e-mail to:


The deadlines for submission are the 20th of March and the 20th of September each year. which ensures that accepted papers on completion of review will be published in June and December of each calendar year. Papers of no more than 12 pages in length should be written with single-line spacing and should include an abstract, keywords, JEL- classification, bibliographic references and tables. Papers are accepted throughout the year and the waiting period is a maximum of  6 months. We look forward to receiving your papers for review plus any suggestions, comments or questions that you may have. concerning the Journal of International Studies.

Editor-in-Chief: Dr Jurij Bilan 
Deputy Editor-in-Chief:  Dr Jakub Gazda

JoIS Abstracted and indexed

JoIS is abstracted and indexed in the following international databases:

  • MS&HE (Poland), List "B", rating score 11 pts. (2015)
  • Index Copernicus (2012) ICV 2012: 6.78 GESIS (2012)
  • EBSCOhost Online research databases (2013):
    • Business Source International SCIENCE INDEX (2013)
  • EconLit (2013)
  • BazEkon (2013)
  • Norwegian Social Science Data Services (NSD) (2013)
  • Ulrich's Periodicals Directory (2013)
  • Cabell's Directory (2014)
  • WorldCat (2014)
  • ERIH PLUS (2014)
  • BazHum (2015)
  • DOAJ (2015)
  • SCOPUS (2016)