The journal is assigned to contribute to:
• promotion of high quality researches, performed by Russian and foreign scholars of vital theoretical and applied issues of economics in modern and historical context on all institutional levels (business firms, intergovernmental and global groupings) and functional directions;
• development and advancement of progressive approaches and methods of effective management of running the economic subjects for the broad Russian-speaking communities of scholars, teachers and trainers, postgraduate and graduate students of universities and business schools;
• advancement of the professional level of Russian economists, managers, finance experts, analysts and consultants on management for further integration of Russian business in the global economy;
• growth of importance and promotion of the image of scientific schools of the Saint-Petersburg University in the field of economics and the adjacent spheres of knowledge.
The editorial staff accepts original scientific articles, reviews, overviews and surveys, short scientific reports in Russian and English on economic theory and history, finance, credit, insurance, statistics, controlling and accounting, investment, innovation, personnel, information and ecological management, marketing, economical mathematical modeling, etc.
The editors in forming the portfolio give preference to articles of a) scientific and theoretical, and b) analytical character.
The journal is OPEN: any author (irrespective of the citizenship, place of living, current job or scientific degree and merits) has a possibility to publish his/her text in case the requirements of the editor are fulfilled; potential authors do not acquire any preferences and are not expected to meet any obligations or burdens.