Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Jurnal Penelitian Sosial dan Ekonomi Kehutanan publishes results research in  forest socio-economics and environment which cover: socio economics on community, sociology forestry, political and economic on forestry, social studies, environmental policy, forest resource economics, natural resources economics, agricultural economy, ecotourism economy, furniture value chain, community forestry, forestry policy, public policy, climate change, ecology and landscape management, conservation of natural resources, land and forest fire, global climate change, soil and water conservation, agroclimatology and environment, mitigation REDD+, adaptation to climate change.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

1. This journal is blind peer review that  reviewed by competent reviewer in their field study

2. Each scientific paper will be reviewed by at least by two reviewer

3. The review process will consider new things including objectivity, methods, scientific impact, conclusions and references

4. Review of the scientific paper is done several times until it declared eligible for published by reviewers and editors

5. Each scientific paper should be reviewed no later than four weeks after the reviewer receives e-mail from the journal editor

6. Reviewers have at least three recent publications in international/accredited journals not more than three years as a minimum requirement



Publication Frequency

Journal is published in one volume of three issues per year (April, Agustus dan Desember)


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



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Open Access Journal

Jurnal Penelitian Sosial dan Ekonomi Kehutanan (JPSEK) is an open access journal. This journal does not charge article processing charges (APCs) or submission charges. All manuscripts submitted to JPSEK are assumed to be submitted under the Open Access publishing model. In this publishing model, papers are peer-reviewed in the normal way under editorial control. Published papers appear electronically and are freely available from our website. Authors may also use their published .pdf's for any non-commercial use on their personal or non-commercial institution's website. Users have the right to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of JPSEK articles


JPSEK Publishing Process