About the Journal

Theoretical and scientifical journal

Category „B+”
Profile economy, sociology
ISSN 2587-4187
e-ISSN 2587-4195
Periodicity 2 issues per year
Language English
Online version http://es.ince.md/index.php/Economy_and_Sociology
Publisher National Institute for Economic Research

The Journal is recognized as a scientific publication in the field, accredited with the „B+” category by Decision No. 8 of the National Agency for Quality Assurance in Education and Research on the 26 June 2020.

Economy and Sociology” is a high-level scientific platform that discusses the most current economic and social issues at the regional and national levels. Over the years, the Journal has proven to be an academic publication that announces the results of original scientific research with added value to the development of economic and sociological science. By involving a large research community in a peer-review process, the Journal aims to provide an access to quality research papers covering theoretical and applied aspects of economics and sociology.

The Journal “Economy and Sociology” has been listed in the Italian National Agency for the Evaluation of the University and Research Systems (ANVUR). The Journal has been recognised by ANVUR as a scientific journal in the field of Political and Social Sciences (Area 14). For more information please visit the ANVUR website.


The Journal was founded in 1953 with the initial title of ,,Buletinul Academiei de Științe a RSS Moldova. Seria „Economie si Sociologie” ”Bulletin of the Academy of Sciences of RSS Moldova. Series „Economics and Sociology”.

In 2006, the Journal was taken over by the National Institute for Economic Research.

From 2011 to 2014, the Journal (Economie si Sociologie = Economy and Sociology: theoretical and scientific journal, ISSN 1857-4130 and e-ISSN 2587-3172) was published in four issues per year in both Romanian and English, and since 2015 only in English.

Since 2019 the Journal has been published under the title of "Economy and Sociology" theoretical and scientific journal, ISSN-2587-4187 (print), e-ISSN 2587-4195, in two issues per year.



The main topics of the publications:

  • macro and micro economic research

  • regional economy, comparative regional studies

  • economic competitiveness and sustainable development

  • circular economy

  • monetary and financial policies

  • entrepreneurship and business development

  • agri-food economy

  • labour market, standard of living, quality of life and social policy

  • social structure, institutions and social processes

  • demography and sociology of population

Types of published articles: scientific articles and reviews.

Authors: experienced researchers –Habilitated Doctors and PhD, PhD students

The Journal is addressed to the academia and decision-makers.


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