The most basic tasks of the universities are the development of the educational and cultural level of the society for common benefit. In the execution of this basic task, the construction, development, preservation of the scientific heritage and the proper transfer of it to the next generations stand out as an important sub-task that the universities should observe. In this context, our journal aims to present the articles written in the field of social sciences since 2014 to you, after a rigorous arbitration and editing process.


Journal of Mehmet Akif Ersoy University Economics and Administrative Sciences Faculty (MAKU IIBFD) is a peer-reviewed scientific journal, published bi-annual between 2014-2018, except for special issues, and is planned to be tri-annual (April, August and December) as of 2019.

MAKU IIBFD publishes scientific articles on economics, bussiness, management, international relations, public administration, political science, finance, and other related fields, in English or Turkish.

Manuscripts submitted to the journal are only accepted if they have not been or will not be published and should not be under review elsewhere. Manuscript’s language is Turkish and English. All responsibility of the studies belongs to the author(s).

MAKU IIBFD, welcomes article submissions and does not charge a publication fee.

Studies must be sent to journal via Dergipark ( system.

Each uploaded article is scanned through the iThenticate software. The articles that exceeded 20% of the results of the reports are rejected.

Double blind peer review is used for review process.