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International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business

Country United Kingdom  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United Kingdom
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Subject Area and CategoryBusiness, Management and Accounting
Business and International Management

Economics, Econometrics and Finance
Economics and Econometrics
PublisherInderscience Publishers
Publication typeJournals
ISSN17418054, 14761297
Scope IJESB publishes and fosters discussion on international, cross-cultural and comparative academic research about entrepreneurs and SMEs. The journal focuses on emerging research topics such as entrepreneurship in developing and transitional countries, gender, family and self-employment, and social enterprise. In addition, it highlights other developing areas such as home-based and part-time activity, informal and illegal activity, sustainability, e-entrepreneurship, indigenous and minority business, and educational and training.


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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.

Business and International Management2005Q2
Business and International Management2006Q3
Business and International Management2007Q2
Business and International Management2008Q2
Business and International Management2009Q3
Business and International Management2010Q2
Business and International Management2011Q2
Business and International Management2012Q3
Business and International Management2013Q3
Business and International Management2014Q3
Business and International Management2015Q2
Business and International Management2016Q2
Business and International Management2017Q2
Economics and Econometrics2005Q4
Economics and Econometrics2006Q4
Economics and Econometrics2007Q3
Economics and Econometrics2008Q3
Economics and Econometrics2009Q4
Economics and Econometrics2010Q3
Economics and Econometrics2011Q3
Economics and Econometrics2012Q3
Economics and Econometrics2013Q3
Economics and Econometrics2014Q3
Economics and Econometrics2015Q3
Economics and Econometrics2016Q3
Economics and Econometrics2017Q3

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.

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)20040.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.286
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.339
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.554
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.625
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.410
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.507
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.628
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.434
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.464
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.551
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.754
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.976
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.140
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.286
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.339
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.554
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.578
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.367
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.500
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.608
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.357
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.420
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.523
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.758
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.096
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.138
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.286
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.339
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.493
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.500
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.295
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.488
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.430
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.295
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.335
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.497
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.897
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.024
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.012
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 Cites20040
Self Cites20054
Self Cites20063
Self Cites20074
Self Cites200814
Self Cites20092
Self Cites20109
Self Cites201115
Self Cites201217
Self Cites201320
Self Cites201434
Self Cites201565
Self Cites201697
Self Cites2017103
Total Cites20040
Total Cites20058
Total Cites200619
Total Cites200756
Total Cites200867
Total Cites200955
Total Cites201082
Total Cites2011124
Total Cites201284
Total Cites2013110
Total Cites2014136
Total Cites2015197
Total Cites2016275
Total Cites2017297
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 document20040
External Cites per document20050.143
External Cites per document20060.286
External Cites per document20070.515
External Cites per document20080.457
External Cites per document20090.353
External Cites per document20100.445
External Cites per document20110.534
External Cites per document20120.285
External Cites per document20130.344
External Cites per document20140.392
External Cites per document20150.508
External Cites per document20160.709
External Cites per document20170.743
Cites per document20040.000
Cites per document20050.286
Cites per document20060.339
Cites per document20070.554
Cites per document20080.578
Cites per document20090.367
Cites per document20100.500
Cites per document20110.608
Cites per document20120.357
Cites per document20130.420
Cites per document20140.523
Cites per document20150.758
Cites per document20161.096
Cites per document20171.138
% 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 documents20040
Non-citable documents20051
Non-citable documents20064
Non-citable documents20076
Non-citable documents20089
Non-citable documents20096
Non-citable documents20104
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20153
Non-citable documents20163
Non-citable documents20174
Citable documents20040
Citable documents200528
Citable documents200656
Citable documents2007101
Citable documents2008116
Citable documents2009150
Citable documents2010164
Citable documents2011204
Citable documents2012235
Citable documents2013262
Citable documents2014260
Citable documents2015260
Citable documents2016251
Citable documents2017261
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 documents20040
Uncited documents200524
Uncited documents200649
Uncited documents200776
Uncited documents200889
Uncited documents2009117
Uncited documents2010114
Uncited documents2011132
Uncited documents2012177
Uncited documents2013193
Uncited documents2014178
Uncited documents2015160
Uncited documents2016136
Uncited documents2017132
Cited documents20040
Cited documents20055
Cited documents200611
Cited documents200731
Cited documents200836
Cited documents200939
Cited documents201054
Cited documents201172
Cited documents201258
Cited documents201369
Cited documents201482
Cited documents2015103
Cited documents2016118
Cited documents2017133
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