Aims and Scope

Vol 6 Issue 1 Cover PageThis journal publishes original contributions (original research, reviews, mini-reviews, perspectives and spotlights) related to applied economics, mainly related to applications of microeconomics to understand economics of production, consumption, marketing and business. The journal accepts important research articles from all over the world. Primary criteria for selecting papers are quality and importance for the field.

Applied Economics & Business is published by the Department of Agribusiness Management of the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka. It is published twice a year, in June and December. Applied Economics and Business covers a wide range of disciplines, including:

              • Applied Economics
              • Agricultural Economics
              • Agribusiness
              • Applied Econometrics
              • International Trade and Business
              • Business Management
              • Development Economics
              • Environmental and Resource Economics
              • Industrial Organizations
              • Entrepreneurship
              • Marketing
              • Social sciences


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Impact of Organizational Stress on Behavioural Symptoms of Engineering Work Teams

Wijeyathunga, W.M.A.S. and Rathnasiri, R.A


Technology Transfer Efforts towards Tea Manufacturers in Matara District, Sri Lanka

Samaraweera, M. K. and Wijeratne, M.


An Analysis of Microfinance Impact on Rural Agriculture Sector in Developing Countries: A Systematic Review

Silva K.N.N. and Rupasinghe P.D.S.R.


The Impact of Governance on Foreign Direct Investment in South Asian Countries

Wanigasuriya, W.M.T.J.


Urban Consumer Perception and Willingness to Pay for Organic Vegetables: Insights from Gampaha District in Sri Lanka

Wijesinghe A.G.K, and Senarathna M.M.D.


Supply Chain Resilience Strategies During COVID-19: A Case of Apparel Manufacturers

Susitha, S. D. E.


Water Stress, Productivity and Drivers: An Empirical Analysis of Trends in Asia

B.C. Darshani and J.M.M. Udugama