Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Journal of Development Economics (JEPE) is focused on the research (Empirical Study) or conceptual articles in economic science which consists of:

  • Development Planning
  • Economic development
  • Economy Industry
  • Regional Economy
  • Regional planning
  • Finance and Banking
  • employment
  • Islamic economics


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed


Unchecked Open Submissions Unchecked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

All submitted manuscripts are read by the editorial board. Those manuscripts evaluated by editors to be inappropriate to journal criteria are rejected promptly without external review. Manuscripts evaluated to be of potential interest to our readership are sent to reviewers. The editors then make a decision based on the reviewer’s recommendation from among several possibilities: rejected, require major revision, need minor revision, or accepted.
For writers who want to submit the manuscript publication is expected to pay attention to the following rules:
The article is not a plagiarism of other people's work.
Article sent has never been published and not under consideration for publication in another journal.
Articles should be sent according to the Jurnal Ekonomi Pembangunan template


Publication Frequency

Journal of Development Economics published regularly every two times a year


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



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Jurnal Ekonomi Pembangunan

Jurnal Ekonomi Pembangunan (JEP) published by Pusat Pengkajian Ekonomi dan Kebijakan Publik (PPEKP), Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Malang. The journal is used as a source of information about scientific work in the field of economic development for every akademsi especially professors, students and alumni of the University of Muhammadiyah Malang environment and open also for writers outside the University of Muhammadiyah Malang.


Plagiarism Policy

Papers submitted to JEP (Jurnal Ekonomi Pembangunan) will be screened for plagiarism using Turnitin plagiarism detection tool.