About journal „Socialiniai tyrimai/Social Research“


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Socialiniai tyrimai 2018 412


Socialiniai Tyrimai/Social Research
The journal “Socialiniai Tyrimai/Social Research” publishes both theoretical and empirical peer-reviewed articles that analyse processes and phenomena relevant to social sciences, contribute to knowledge, present results of original scholar research, expand and deepen the understanding of various social phenomena mainly in the fields of Management and Administration, Economics, Sociology and Education.

Journal “Socialiniai Tyrimai/Social Research” is a fully open access journal. Full text articles published in the journal is freely accessible via the Internet of Siauliai University, in an easily readable format.


ISSN 2351-6712 (Online)

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Publication Ethics and Publication Malpractice. The “Socialiniai Tyrimai/Social Research” journal is committed to upholding and ensuring the highest standards of publication ethics and takes all possible measures against any publication malpractices. Plagiarism is strictly condoned and publications found to be plagiarized will be removed or not published in the Social Research journal. All authors who submit their works to the Social Research journal for publishing as original articles affirm by signing the Author’s Warranty Statement that the article(s) submitted for publication in Siauliai University journal Social Research is original according to the Law on Copyright and Related Rights of the Republic of Lithuania and warrant(s) that:

  1. It has been created and written by the authors indicated in the Work;
  2. Material present in this Work has not been published in other publications (in any language);
  3. Material present in this Work has not been and shall not be submitted for publishing in other publications;
  4. The Work contains no false statements or material that could violate intellectual property rights of any natural person or legal entity, terms and conditions of publishing houses or sponsors;
  5. All references cited in the Work are included in a list of references (with reference to the primary source and author);
  6. Permission shall be granted to distribute the Work in any format and by any means available;
  7. Indemnify against any loss or damage incurred by Siauliai University and third parties arising out of the breach of the Authors’ Warranty Statement;
  8. The Author(s) shall bear legal responsibility for correctness of the information provided in the
  9. Author Warranty Statement in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Lithuania.

In the same manner, the “Socialiniai Tyrimai/Social Research” journal is committed to objective and fair double-blind peer-review of the submitted for publication works and to prevent any actual or potential conflict of interests between the editorial board and review personnel and the reviewed material. Any departures from the above-defined rules should be reported directly to the editor in chief, who is unequivocally committed to providing swift resolutions to any of such a type of problems.

Journal frequency. Journal is issued two times a year.
• First issue is published in June (Article submission deadline: May 1)
• Second issue – in December (Article submission deadline: November 1)

Price for one publication in the journal is 75 EUR.
Payment should be made by the indicated date to ŠU bank account after receiving Letter of Acceptance from the Editorial Board.



Editor in Chief:  
Teodoras Tamosiunas, Prof. Dr. (Management), Siauliai University, Lithuania

Deputy Editors:
Diana Cibulskiene, Prof. Dr. (Economics), Siauliai University, Lithuania
Vita Jukneviciene, Assoc. Prof. Dr. (Management), Siauliai University, Lithuania

Jouke van Dijk, Prof. Dr. (Economics), University of Groningen, The Netherlands
prof. dr. Carol Ebdon, Prof. Dr. (Management), University of Nebraska at Omaha, U.S.A
Marina Karpickaja, Assoc. Prof. Dr. (Economics), Yanka Kupala State University of Grodno, Belarus
Gediminas Merkys, Prof. Habil. Dr. (Sociology), Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania
Romana Provaznikova, Assoc. Prof. Dr. (Economics), University of Pardubice, Czech Republic
Gintaras Saparnis, Assoc. Prof. Dr. (Management), Siauliai University, Lithuania

Scientific Board:
Daiva Berzinskiene-Juozainiene, Prof. Dr. (Economics), Siauliai University, Lithuania
Artūras Blinstrubas, Assoc. Prof. Dr. (Management), Siauliai University, Lithuania    
Luca Giovanni Carlo Brusati, Assoc. Prof. Dr. (Management), Udine State University, Italy
Mark Cassell, Prof. Dr. (Political Science), Kent State University, U.S.A
Remigijus Ciegis, Prof. Habil. Dr. (Economics), Vytautas Magnus Universitety, Lithuania
Milda Damkuviene, Assoc. Prof. Dr. (Management), Siauliai University, Lithuania
Ivan Dimitrov, Prof. Dr. (Management), University „Prof. d-r Asen Zlatarov“-Burgas, Bulgaria
Sebastian Jakubowski, Assoc. Prof. Dr. (Law), Wroclaw University, Poland
Kenneth Kriz, Prof. Dr. (Economics), Wichita State University, U.S.A
Olga Molchanova, Prof. Dr. (Management), Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russian Federation
Uros Pinteric, Assoc. Prof. Dr. (Management), Faculty of Organization Studies in Novo mesto, Slovenia
Iveta Reinholde, Assoc. Prof. Dr. (Management), University of Latvia, Latvia
Irma Rybnikova, Prof. Dr. (Management), Hamm-Lippstadt University of Applied Sciences, Germany
Vainius Smalskys, Prof. Dr. (Management), Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania
Włodzimierz Sroka, Assoc. Prof. Habil. Dr. (Management), University of Dąbrowa Górnicza, Poland
Diana Saparniene, Prof. Dr. (Management), Klaipeda University, Lithuania
Zita Tamasauskiene, Prof. Dr. (Economics), Siauliai University, Lithuania
Skaidre Zickiene, Prof. Dr. (Management), Siauliai University, Lithuania

Author(s) Guidelines

Requirements for the Articles to be Published in the Scientific Journal „Social Research“

Editorial Board Address:

Siauliai University  
P. Visinskio str. 25, LT-76351 Siauliai 
Tel. (+370 41) 595886
fax (+370 41) 595800 
E-mail: social.research@su.lt