Publication Ethics

EkBis: Jurnal Ekonomi dan Bisnis is committed to upholding the highest standards of publication ethics. The journal follows the Core Practices outlined by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) to ensure the integrity, credibility, and transparency of the scholarly publishing process.

1. Authorship and Contributorship

EkBis: Jurnal Ekonomi dan Bisnis requires clear policies on authorship and contributorship, ensuring transparency around who contributed to the work and in what capacity. The journal manages potential authorship disputes promptly and fairly.

2. Complaints and Appeals

EkBis: Jurnal Ekonomi dan Bisnis has a clearly described process for handling complaints against the journal, its staff, editorial board, or publisher. The journal treats all complaints seriously and endeavors to resolve them in a fair and impartial manner.

3. Allegations of Misconduct

EkBis: Jurnal Ekonomi dan Bisnis has a well-defined process for handling allegations of misconduct, regardless of how they are brought to the journal's attention. The journal takes all allegations seriously and is committed to investigating and addressing them promptly and appropriately. This includes addressing allegations from whistleblowers.

4. Conflicts of Interest / Competing Interests

EkBis: Jurnal Ekonomi dan Bisnis provides clear definitions of conflicts of interest and has established processes for handling conflicts of interest for authors, reviewers, editors, journals, and publishers. The journal ensures that any conflicts of interest are disclosed and managed appropriately.

5. Data and Reproducibility

EkBis: Jurnal Ekonomi dan Bisnis includes policies on data availability and encourages the use of reporting guidelines and the registration of clinical trials and other study designs as per standard practice in their respective disciplines. The journal promotes transparency and reproducibility of research.

6. Ethical Oversight

EkBis: Jurnal Ekonomi dan Bisnis maintains ethical oversight by implementing policies on consent to publication, publication on vulnerable populations, ethical conduct of research using animals, ethical conduct of research using human subjects, handling confidential data, and ethical business/marketing practices.

7. Intellectual Property

EkBis: Jurnal Ekonomi dan Bisnis has clear policies on intellectual property, copyright, and publishing licenses, which are described to authors. The journal ensures that authors are aware of the policies on prepublication and what constitutes plagiarism and redundant/overlapping publication.

8. Post-Publication Discussions and Corrections

EkBis: Jurnal Ekonomi dan Bisnis allows post-publication discussions through letters to the editor, on-site debates, or external moderated platforms. The journal has mechanisms in place for correcting, revising, or retracting articles after publication, as necessary.

9. Archiving Policy

EkBis: Jurnal Ekonomi dan Bisnis This journal utilises the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration.

10. Open Access Policy

EkBis: Jurnal Ekonomi dan Bisnis follows an open-access policy, allowing free and unrestricted access to its published articles. The journal applies the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike (CC-BY-SA) license.

11. Review Process

EkBis: Jurnal Ekonomi dan Bisnis implements a double-blind peer-review process, where the identities of authors and reviewers are kept anonymous. The journal assigns a minimum of two reviewers, with the option to assign more if needed, to ensure thorough and unbiased evaluations of manuscripts.

12. Plagiarism and Retraction Policy

EkBis: Jurnal Ekonomi dan Bisnis editorial board recognizes that plagiarism is not acceptable and therefore establishes the following policy stating specific actions (penalties) upon identification of plagiarism/similarities in articles submitted for publication in EkBis. EkBis will use Turnitin's originality checking software as the tool in detecting similarities of texts in article manuscripts and the final version of articles ready for publication. A maximum of 25% of similarities is allowed for the submitted papers. Should we find more than 25% of the similarity index, the article will be returned to the author for correction and resubmission.


EkBis: Jurnal Ekonomi dan Bisnis will periodically review and update this policy to ensure its effectiveness and alignment with best practices. Any revisions to this policy will be promptly communicated to stakeholders and published on EkBis: Jurnal Ekonomi dan Bisnis's website. For any inquiries or questions related to publication ethics, please contact the editorial team at