Sukkur IBA Journal of Economics and Finance


Sukkur IBA Journal of Economics and Finance (SIJEF) is the semi-annual research journal published by Sukkur Institute of Business Administration-Sukkur IBA, Sukkur Pakistan. SIJEF is dedicated to serve as a key resource to provide practical information for the people associated with economics, finance and research at global scale.

Aims & Objectives

SIJMB aims to publish cutting edge research in the field of business, economics and management sciences. It accepts original research articles, case studies, reviews, and short comments on diverse issues, problems, unique concepts, hypotheses, and solution oriented findings in interdisciplinary studies of economics and management sciences.


Sukkur IBA Journal of Economics and Finance is a peer-reviewed, open access journal and the mission of SIJEF is to contribute and promote research in the field of economics and finance. The journal help researchers to reach a truly global audience, and discover connections across diverse fields of economics and finance.


The opinions expressed in Sukkur IBA Journal of Economics and Finance (SIJEF) are those of the authors and contributors, and do not necessarily reflect those of the journal management, advisory board, the editorial board, Sukkur Institute of Business Administration press or the organization to which the authors are affiliated. Papers published in SIJEF are processed through blind peer-review by subject specialists and language experts. Neither the Sukkur IBA nor the editors of SIJEF can be held responsible for errors or any consequences arising from the use of information contained in this journal, instead errors should be reported directly to corresponding authors of articles.

Research Themes

The research focused on but not limited to following core thematic areas;

Micro Economics

  • Macro Economics and monetary economics
  • General Economics
  • Econometrics
  • International Economics
  • Public Economics
  • Health and welfare Economics
  • Labor and demographics Economics
  • Economics history & Economic systems
  • Economic development, innovation, technology change and growth
  • Agricultural and natural resource Economics
  • Environmental and ecological Economics
  • Urban, rural, regional, real state and transportation Economics


  • Financial structure
  • International financial management
  • Risk management
  • Corporate finance and governance
  • General financial markets
  • Financial institutions and services
  • Financial econometrics
  • Asset pricing and derivative pricing.
  • Islamic banking
  • Accounting, Banking and finance
  • Behavioral finance
  • Corporate financial policy
  • Capital and security markets