Agricultural and Resource Economics

«Agricultural and Resource Economics» international scientific peer-reviewed economic e-journal with open access.

The mission of the journal – the publication of peer-reviewed original and high-quality scientific economic research in agricultural economics, natural resource management and related areas of transition economies and developing countries. Manuscripts dedicated to the development of the agricultural sector, rural economy, natural resources including land and environment, and human resources in regions of Eastern Europe are welcome, as is the submission of interdisciplinary articles. The journal is a forum for the discussion of issues of interest to those involved in researching and studying economics, the development and implementation of economic policy, and education. The journal provides information about related scientific and educational events and publishes reviews of scientific papers and books on agricultural and resource economics and related topics.

The journal included in the international scientometric databases and catalogs: Academic Keys (2017), Academic Research Index (2016), AgEcon (2015), AGORA (2015), AKSTEM (2016), CAB Abstracts (2017), DOAJ (2018), DRJI (2017), EconBib (2017), EconBiz (2019), EconLit (2019), ERIH PLUS (2016), Google Scholar (2015), Index Copernicus (2015), Polish Scholarly Bibliography (2016), RePEc (2018), RSCI (2015), Ulrichs Periodicals Directory (2017), Vernadsky National Library of Ukraine (2015), WorldCat (2016) and other.

The journal included in the «List of electronic professional publications, where the results of dissertations for the degree of PhD and doctor of sciences can be published» according to the Order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine from 17.03.2020 p. № 409.

Language: English, Ukrainian, Polish, Russian.

ISSN 2414-584X

Frequency: 4 issues per year (March, June, September, December).

JEL-Classification: Q, O13, P28, P32, P42

Agricultural and Resource Economics is a first joint periodic international scientific e-journal, which is the result of cooperation between the scientists of the two countries – Ukraine and Poland. Journal aims to form an international community of scientists in setting up an open dialogue between agricultural, environmental and resource economists, with an accent on Ukrainian and Eastern European Studies.

 Founder and PublisherInstitute of Eastern European Research and Consulting


Academy of Economic Sciences of Ukraine

Wrocław University of Environmental and Life Sciences

Kharkiv P. Vasylenko National Technical University of Agriculture

We accept research articles for publishing in online journal on a continual basic.

Editorial board conducts systematic work on the inclusion in international electronic library catalogs and scientometric base for entry into the international scientific information space, increase rating of citation index of its authors.

The editorial board hopes that its work will contribute to the development of agricultural and resource economics.

Contact Information:

Editor-in-Chief: PhD Anatolii Kucher -

Email address for correspondence and sending articles:,

Terms publications and requirements for articles placed in the "For Authors".


Researchers are welcome for cooperation!



The ARE-Journal included in the updated list of professional editions


Dear authors! We would like to inform you that the journal «Agricultural and Resource Economics» included in the updated «List of scientific economical editions» (Order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine No. 409 dated 17 March 2020). We invite you to submit articles!

Posted: 2020-03-19

Call for papers


Dear authors!

The call for papers for publication in the journal «Agricultural and Resource Economics» is announced. Terms and conditions for publications and requirements for articles placed in the «Submissions». The process for submitting papers is open all year long.

Posted: 2020-02-08

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!


The editorial board wishes you a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! We wish you a lot of inspiration, new achievements, inexhaustible energy, ideas and implementation of your plans!

Posted: 2019-12-25

The ARE-Journal included in the ICI Journals Master List 2018


Dear authors! We would like to inform you that the journal «Agricultural and Resource Economics» has been indexed in the ICI Journals Master List database for 2018. Based on the information submitted in the evaluation and the analysis of the issues of the journal from 2018, Index Copernicus Experts calculated Index Copernicus Value (ICV) for 2018: ICV 2018 = 83.08.

Posted: 2019-10-12

The ARE-Journal included in the EconLit


Dear authors! The journal «Agricultural and Resource Economics» has included in the international database EconLit ( EconLit is an academic literature abstracting database service published by the American Economic Association. EconLit includes the most sought-after economics publications including peer-reviewed journal articles.

Posted: 2019-08-23
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Vol 6, No 1 (2020)

Table of Contents

Zuzana Bednarikova, Miroslava Bavorova, Elena Ponkina
Zhang Fenghe
Adesola Adebola Ikudayisi, Aderonke Mary Omotola
Nataliia Maslak, Zhang Lei, Lu Xu
Rufus Owoeye
Nataliya Stoyanets, Hejun Zhao, Guohou Li
Larysa Batiuk
Olha Kravchenko
Natalya Rynkevich
Alisa Shevchenko, Olga Petrenko

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