Publication Fee

Authors are required to complete and submit the registration form with the applicable publication fee to publish paper in the International Journal of Business & Economic Development (IJBED). There is no charge for review process.

The following publication fee must be received in 10 working days after the paper is accepted.

1-8 pages                      £250

9-12 pages                    £300

13-15 pages                  £325

16-20 pages                  £350

Please note that any paper(s) more than 20 pages a fee of £15 per page will be charged up to maximum 25 pages including references and appendices

Paying the fees author(s) are entitled to publish their paper (s) in the next available volume and issue and receive the soft copy of the journal after the publication.  Should you require a Hard copy of the publication there would be an additional fee of £50 plus £25 for International postage and packing via standard Royal Mail post and £5 for the United Kingdom. Should anyone want their hard copies by DHL or equivalent service a flat rate of £40 will be charged for International shipping.

Number of authors: The Academy very much encourage a select number of authors per paper with three or less being preferable

Payment & Cancellation:

Authors need to note that payments made for the submission of the article are purely to cover administrative costs and publication and have no bearing on the peer review process or acceptance for publication. In the event of a paper being declined for publication any submission fee paid in advance will be refunded minus a £100 administration charge within six weeks of receipt of the refund form being completed and submitted (the said will be emailed along with notification of non -acceptance). If the paper is accepted for publication and if the author/authors then decide to notify of their decision to withdraw the paper after paying the fees, the following criteria will apply: 

  • If withdrawal notice is submitted within 4 weeks after receiving the final acceptance-50% refund
  • If  withdrawal notice is submitted after 4 weeks of receiving the final acceptance – 25% refund
  • If withdrawal notice is submitted after 6 weeks of receiving the final acceptance  – No refund is given.

Please note that international money transfer fees will be deducted from any money refunded.

 Payment methods

Online payment method
CBER uses PayPal Merchant Services for online payment. We prefer online payment method via Paypal online transaction as it is easy, quicker and most protected online payment systems as it uses modern encrypted security measure. Please add service charge of £15 when you make online payment.

Other Payment methods
Payment must be made in pound (£) sterling cheque/bankers draft drawn on a UK bank (payable to
Centre for Business & Economic Research). Overseas contributors may transfer the registration fee directly to the bank Account as below:

Centre for Business & Economic Research 
HA2 8HP  

ACCOUNT NUMBER:         71468979
BRANCH SORT CODE:       40-42-28

SWIFT Code/BIC:       HBUKGB4155J
IBAN BIC              :      GB46HBUK40422871468979


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