The International Journal of Social Economics is an international peer-reviewed research journal which publishes papers within the diverse discipline of social economics.
The focus of the journal is the impact of economic activity on individuals in community, and its wider social meanings and consequences. The journal explores the nature and ethical implications of social-economic problems, as these are analysed by geographers, historians, philosophers, political economists, political scientists, social and political theorists, sociologists, and theologians interested in social problems, as well as business academics.
Social economics focuses on needs, rather than wants, and the wellbeing of individuals in community rather than the individual conceived as an isolated atom. It accepts the possibility of a common good in which communities are more than merely aggregates of individual preferences.
Because of the increased volume of submissions (328 original submissions in 2016) and the intention to grow the readership and impact of the journal, the International Journal of Social Economics is expanding its Editorial Board and looking for suitable candidates to serve as Associate Editors. For further information on the role and the application process, please read here.
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