The Journal BUSINESS DIRECTIONS is a specialized academic issue of the Faculty of Business Studies of Burgas Free University that started in 2005. It is published 2 times a year in Bulgarian language. All the articles have English-language abstracts. The articles of the foreign authors are published in English.

The Journal BUSINESS DIRECTIONS is a forum for expression of ideas of various theoretical and methodological traditions. It promotes pluralism in the economic science and is open for research discussions. The Journal publishes articles that give insights and solutions to important issues of the economic and management practice; enrich the discussions about the latest economic theories, approaches and methods and propose alternative decisions; address the problems of the integration of Bulgarian economy into the European economic area; consider interdisciplinary problems like economics, law and economics, sociology and economics, technology and economics, etc.; support the organization of student education. 

All articles in the Journal are published after single blind-peer review and approval of the Editorial Committee.

ISSN 1312-6016 (Print) ISSN 2367-9247 (Online)


The Journal BUSINESS DIRECTIONS is included in the list of contemporary Bulgarian scientific editions, included and indexed in world known research databases. It is also presented in popular databases.

ИНИОН РАН Google Scholar ZBW- German National Library of Economics Leibniz Information Centre for Economics. EBSCO

The Journal BUSINESS DIRECTIONS is distributed in:

  • Congress Library – Washington, USA
  • Public Library – New York, USA
  • University Library – Stanford, USA
  • University Library – Seattle, USA
  • University Library – Berkley, USA
  • University Library – Oxford, UK
  • National Library – Paris, France
  • Scientific Library – Bonn, Germany
  • City Library – Berlin, Germany
  • Library of the United Nations – New York, USA
  • Library of the United Nations – Geneve, Switzerland
  • Library of the European Commission – Brussels, Belgium
  • Russian State Library for Foreign Literature - Moscow, Russia
  • Russian State Library – Moscow, Russia
  • Academic Library – Moscow, Russia
  • National Library – Saint Petersburg, Russia
  • National Library – Prague, Czech Republic

The Journal is distributed to all the University Libraries in Bulgaria.

Address of the Journal:
8001, Burgas, 62 San Stefano Street
Burgas Free University, room 510
Tel: + 359 56 900 550; + 359 56 900 400