Scholarly Research about the Financial Economics of Entrepreneurship & Small BusinessThe Journal of Entrepreneurial Finance (JEF) was established in 1991 and is a premier source of academic research related to small business finance and entrepreneurship. The journal's audience, both as authors and as readers, includes academicians and practitioners in the field everywhere. Relevance, originality, rigor, timeliness, and quality are among the key criteria used for making decisions on submitted manuscripts.
The JEF publishes both print and digital editions. There is neither a submission fee nor a publishing fee. To ensure maximum impact and reach, the journal is indexed in Digital Commons, ProQuest, EconPapers, EconStor, RePEc, as well as other indices and repositories.
NOTE: The editorial team for JEF are currently updating volumes 18 and 19 to reflect proper formatting. Your patience is greatly appreciated.
Current Issue: Volume 19, Issue 2: Fall 2017
Property and Pecuniary Risk Exposures: An Investigation into SMEs’ Shutdown and Mitigation Methods in Nigeria
Joshua Solomon Adeyele, Olubunmi Florence Osemene, and Idowu Emmanuel Olubodun
Profitability Ratios in the Early Stages of a Startup
Erkki K. Laitinen
Do Private Firms Benefit from Trading in the Private Securities Market?
Robert Loveland, Eric Fricke, and Sinan Goktan