About the Journal

European Journal of Family Business (EJFB) is a Diamond open access,  peer-reviewed academic journal devoted to the publication of internationally relevant research practice-oriented articles pertaining to business-owning family, family business, and allied fields. The journal is intended to enhance the communication between academia and practice by offering insights and advices of interest for business practice based on rigorous research. The Spanish Association of Family Enterprise Researchers (SAFER) collaborates closely with EJFB.

Diamond open access is an  scholarly publication model in which journals and platforms do not charge fees to either authors or readers. Authors are not asked to pay Article Processing Charges (APC) for this journal in any case.

EJFB has a periodicity of two (2) issues per year: June and December.


The SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) corresponding to 2022 have been published


The SJR indicator developed by SCImago shows the visibility of the journals contained in the Scopus® database from 1996. It is a prestige metric based on the idea that "all citations are not created equal." With SJR, the subject field, quality and reputation of the journal has a direct effect on the value of a citation. The annual report provided by Scopus' SJR makes it possible to analyse the importance of scientific journals in the international literature.

Our journal appears for the first time in the SJR rank obtaining the following results:

Business and International Management  Q3

Business, Management and Accounting (miscellaneous)  Q3

Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management  Q4

Thanks to all readers and authors supporting European Journal of Family Business.

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Published: 2023-10-13

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