Social Inequalities and Economic Growth

About the Journal

“Social Inequalities and Economic Growth” (pol. “Nierówności Społeczne a Wzrost Gospodarczy’) – ISSN 1898-5084 – is a quarterly scientific journal. It has been edited by the Department of Microeconomics at the Faculty of Economics of the University of Rzeszów since 2003.

Aims and scope:

“Social Inequalities and Economic Growth” focuses on social and economic aspects of the relations between inequalities and development. The Journal prefers studies which discuss economic problems from an interdisciplinary perspective. It devotes special attention to studies on the connections of economy with other fields of human activity (such as sociology, axiology, knowledge, politics, nature and biology, consumption and technology).

The Editorial Board accepts the following for review and publication:

  • theoretical research
  • papers which verify theories, ideas and models based on empirical research,
  • case studies and other empirical research,
  • statements, reviews and refuting studies.

The Journal is indexed by: 

  • ICI Journals Master List (Index Copernicus), 
  • The Central European Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities (CEJSH), 
  • Central and Eastern European Online Library (CEEOL), 
  • BazEkon 
  • POL-Index.

“Social Inequalities and Economic Growth”  is featured among 100 most popular scientific journals in Poland, according to Google Scholar 2018 (Polish top 100 Journals Google Scholar 2018): 19. position, h5=11.

"Social Inequalities and Economic Growth” is a beneficiary of the "Support for scientific journals” programme founded in 2019-2020 by Ministry of Science and Higher Education in Poland, with 20 points awarded for publication.

 “Social Inequalities and Economic Growth” is an open access journal. The articles published are available on-line at the Journal’s Webpage. Electronic versions of the papers are also available in Index Copernicus, CEEOL and CEJSH.

The paper version is the original (reference) version of the Journal.