PAKISTAN BUSINESS REVIEW

Introduction

Pakistan Business Review (PBR) is the premier journal of Institute of Business Management (IoBM) which is in continuous publication since April 1999. It is Pakistan’s first refereed academic research quarterly focused on areas related to business and industry. PBR is an HEC approved X category journal. It is abstracted and indexed by the American Economic Association’s EconLit, the Journal of Economic Literature, USA, and EBSCO, New York. It is supervised by an international advisory board of academics from national and international organizations such as the London School of Economics, the University of Sussex, the University of San Diego and Indiana University, USA, Bochun University, Germany, the United Nations Industrial Development Organization, the International Association for Clean Technology, Austria. International advisory board members are also drawn from China, Spain, Columbia, Srilanka, Bangladesh, Lithuania, and Nepal. The Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Pakistan, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan, the Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, the Applied Economic Research Centre, the University of Karachi and the Agha Khan University faculty are also represented on the board.

Scope

Pakistan Business Review (PBR) is the premier journal of Institute of Business Management (IoBM) which is in continuous publication since April 1999. It is Pakistan’s first refereed academic research quarterly focused on areas related to business and industry. PBR is an HEC approved X category journal. It is abstracted and indexed by the American Economic Association’s EconLit, the Journal of Economic Literature, USA, and EBSCO, New York. It is supervised by an international advisory board of academics from national and international organizations such as the London School of Economics, the University of Sussex, the University of San Diego and Indiana University, USA, Bochun University, Germany, the United Nations Industrial Development Organization, the International Association for Clean Technology, Austria. International advisory board members are also drawn from China, Spain, Columbia, Srilanka, Bangladesh, Lithuania, and Nepal. The Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Pakistan, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan, the Pakistan Institute of Development Economics, the Applied Economic Research Centre, the University of Karachi and the Agha Khan University faculty are also represented on the board.

Editorial Board

PATRON
Mr. Talib Karim

CHIEF EDITOR
Prof. Dr. Syed Irfan Hyder

FOUNDING EDITOR
Mrs. Sabina Mohsin

EDITOR
Dr. Muhammad Ali

MANAGING EDITOR
Mr. Masood Hassan

ASSOCIATE EDITOR
Dr. Muhammad Asif Khan
Dr. Muhammad Azeem Qureshi
Dr. Abdur Rahman Aleemi
Dr. Muhammad Adnan Bashir

EDITORIAL ASSISTANT
Mr. Muhammad Naveed Khan

Advisory Board

International Members
Dr. Chin Hong Puah, University Malaysia Sarawak, Malaysia
Dr. Muhammad Tahir Suleman, University of Otago, New Zealand
Dr. Faizan Ali, University of South Florida, USA
Dr. Eiad Yafi, Universiti Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Dr. Sobia Irum, University of Bahrain, Bahrain
Dr. Imran Qureshi, University Teknology Malaysia, Malaysia
Dr. Badr Alsolami, Umm Al-Qura University, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Dr. Aznida Abu Bakar Sajak, , Universiti Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Dr. Imran Khan, University of Hail, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Dr. Mohamad Ismail bin Sulaiman, Universiti Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

National Members
Dr. Tariq Jalees, KIET Karachi, Pakistan
Dr. Shujat Mubarik, MAJU Karachi, Pakistan
Dr. Amir Manzoor, Bahria University Karachi, Pakistan
Dr. Sadia Khurram, Benazir School of Business Karachi, Pakistan
Dr. Isma Zaigham, Bahria University Karachi, Pakistan

Indexing & Abstracting

  • HEC recognized journal in “X” category
  • EconLit
  • EBSCOHOST
  • Crossref
  • CiteFactor
  • Google Scholar
  • Miar
  • Eurasian Scientific Journal Index
  • Scientific Indexing Services (SIS)
  • EZB
  • ZDB
  • Journal Factor (JF)
  • EuroPub
  • BASE (Bielefeld Academic Search Engine)
  • Central and East European Index (CEE Index)
  • INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ORGANIZED RESEARCH (I2OR)
  • ProQUest (Under Evaluation)

Review & Publication Policy

All research articles published in PBR go through an initial editor screening followed by a rigorous double-blind peer review by three referees. Articles of PBR are available online through the Journal Management System. The process of submission, editing, refereeing, review and correspondence with authors is also online through the Journal Management System.

Contact Us

Editor PBR

Institute of Business Management (IoBM), Korangi Creek,

Karachi-75190, Pakistan

UAN: (+92-21) 111-002-004, Ext.: 731

FAX: (+92-21) 35090968, 35092658

Email: editorpbr@iobm.edu.pk

Website: https://pbr.iobm.edu.pk