Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Journal of Open Innovation: Technology, Market, and Complexityopen access



Universities and research institutions in Switzerland

Subject Area and Category


MDPI Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute



Publication type








How to publish in this journal


Journal of Open Innovation: Technology, Market, and Complexity (JOItmC) (ISSN 2199-8531) is an international, peer-reviewed open access journal of open innovation. JOItmC publishes original research articles and review articles from theoretical and methodological to applied work on open innovation, open business models, entrepreneurship, complexity, and evolutionary change in the economy. The aim is to overcome the growth limits of capitalism for the sustainability of human life by Schumpeter, Keynes, Political-Economy, Complexity Theory and other new creative approaches. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, the following: Business model developing cases Non-traditional methodologies such as simulation, agent-based modelling, network analysis, and system dynamics Management Public administration Politics Economics Sociology History of science Philosophy of science Science communication Natural science Engineering. Join the conversation about this journal

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

Economics, Econometrics and Finance (miscellaneous)2019Q1
Economics, Econometrics and Finance (miscellaneous)2020Q2
Sociology and Political Science2019Q1
Sociology and Political Science2020Q2

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20165.048
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.837
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20184.643
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20194.892
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20203.850
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20165.048
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.837
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20184.643
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20194.752
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20203.743
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20165.048
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.837
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20184.816
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20194.241
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20203.610
Total Cites 

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

Self Cites20150
Self Cites201633
Self Cites201731
Self Cites201899
Self Cites2019139
Self Cites2020154
Total Cites20150
Total Cites2016106
Total Cites2017165
Total Cites2018325
Total Cites2019518
Total Cites2020715
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

External Cites per document20150
External Cites per document20163.476
External Cites per document20173.190
External Cites per document20183.275
External Cites per document20193.509
External Cites per document20202.953
Cites per document20150.000
Cites per document20165.048
Cites per document20173.837
Cites per document20184.643
Cites per document20194.752
Cites per document20203.743
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20171
Non-citable documents20181
Non-citable documents20191
Non-citable documents20201
Citable documents20150
Citable documents201621
Citable documents201742
Citable documents201869
Citable documents2019108
Citable documents2020190
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

Uncited documents20150
Uncited documents20162
Uncited documents20177
Uncited documents20189
Uncited documents201913
Uncited documents202031
Cited documents20150
Cited documents201619
Cited documents201736
Cited documents201861
Cited documents201996
Cited documents2020160
Scimago Journal & Country Rank
Show this widget in your own website

Just copy the code below and paste within your html code:
SCImago Graphica
Explore, visually communicate and make sense of data with our new free tool.
Get it
Metrics based on Scopus® data as of April 2021
Loading comments…

Leave a comment

* Required

* Required

* Required

* Required

The users of Scimago Journal & Country Rank have the possibility to dialogue through comments linked to a specific journal. The purpose is to have a forum in which general doubts about the processes of publication in the journal, experiences and other issues derived from the publication of papers are resolved. For topics on particular articles, maintain the dialogue through the usual channels with your editor.

Developed by:
Scimago Lab
Powered by:
Powered by scopus

Follow us on @ScimagoJR

Scimago Lab, Copyright 2007-2020. Data Source: Scopus®