Focus and Scope



Focus and Scope

The Labatila journal tries to present scientific work in written form that reviews economic problems according to a sharia perspective. The studies presented can be both quantitative and qualitative. This journal is published twice a year in June and December. Open to all academics, practitioners, intellectuals, and students with the study specifications of Islamic Economics.

The scope of Labatila is limited to Islamic Economics, Islamic Banking and Finance, Islamic Economic Management, Islamic Economic Law, Management of Zakat Infaq Shodaqoh and Waqf, Islamic Entrepreneurship and Business, Islamic Marketing, Islamic Accounting, etc.

Article Section Policy

Peer Review Process

Every article that enters the editorial board will be selected through an Initial Review process by the Editorial Board. Then, the articles will be sent to peer reviewers and will enter the next selection through the Blind Preview Process. After that, the article will be returned to the author for revision. This process takes one month for maximum time. In each manuscript, Peer reviewer will be assessed from a substantial and technical aspect. The peer reviewers who collaborate with Labatila Journal are experts in the field of Islamic Economics and the issues around it. They are experienced in managing and publishing prestigious journals in Indonesia and abroad. All submitted manuscripts are read by the editorial staff. Manuscripts evaluated by the editors not meeting the journal's criteria are rejected immediately without external review. Manuscripts that are considered potentially interesting to our readers are sent to blind reviewers. The editor then makes a decision based on the reviewer's recommendations from several possibilities: rejected, revision needed, or accepted. The editor has the right to decide which manuscripts are sent to the journal to be published. Review Process:

  1. The author submits the manuscript
  2. Editor's Evaluation (some manuscripts are rejected or returned before the review process)
  3. Double Bind peer review process
  4. Editor's Decision
  5. Confirm with the author
  6. Open Access Policy

Open Access Policy

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

Publication Ethics

This statement explains the ethical behavior of all parties involved in the act of publishing articles in our journal, including the authors, editors, peer-reviewers and publishers of Jurnal Labatila. This statement is based on COPE's Best Practice Guidelines for Journal Editors.

Journal Publication Ethics Guidelines

Publishing articles in Labatila Journal: Labatila Journal: Journal of Islamic Economics is an important foundation in developing a coherent and respected knowledge network. This is a direct reflection of the quality of the work of the authors and the institutions that support them. Peer-reviewed articles support and embody the scientific method. Therefore, it is important to agree on standards of expected ethical behavior for all parties involved in the act of publishing: authors, editors, reviewers, publishers, and the public.

The Faculty of Islamic Economics and Business IAINU Kebumen as the publisher of Labatila: Journal of Islamic Economics, takes the task of taking all stages of publishing seriously and recognizing ethical and other responsibilities. Faculty of Islamic Economics and Business IAINU Kebumen, Indonesia is committed to ensuring that advertising, reprints or other commercial revenue has no impact or influence on editorial decisions.

Publication decision

The editor of Labatila: Journal of Islamic Economics is responsible for deciding which articles to submit to journals that must be published. The validation of the work in question and its importance to researchers and readers should always drive those decisions. Editors can be guided by the policies of the journal's editorial board and limited by legal requirements that will apply regarding defamation, copyright infringement and plagiarism. Editors may confer with other editors or reviewers in making this decision.

Fair play

An editor at any time evaluates manuscripts for their intellectual content without regard to the author's race, gender, sexual orientation, religious belief, ethnic origin, nationality, or political philosophy.


Editors and any editorial staff must not disclose any information about submitted manuscripts to anyone other than the respective authors, reviewers, prospective reviewers, other editorial advisers, and the publisher, as appropriate.

Disclosure and conflict of interest