About Journal

About Journal

Geopolitical Quarterly is an open access double-blind peer reviewed publication which is published by Iranian Association of Geopolitics. This journal is a quarterly publication, which publishes original and high quality manuscripts that analyze issues related to finance and investment. (See journal scope).  This journal follows Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and complies with the highest ethical standards in accordance with ethical laws. All submitted manuscripts are checked for similarity to ensure their authenticity and then rigorously peer-reviewed by expert reviewers.

Financial Policies

Article Processing Charges

Publishing an article in this journal requires an Article Processing Charge (APC).  


Subscription Fee

Geopolitical Quarterly publishes as an open access electronic journal, so there is no subscription fee for audiences. 

Journal Policies

Open Access Statement


Journal of Geopolitical Quarterly is a fully open-access journal, which means that all articles are available on the Web to all users immediately upon publication. Geopolitical Quarterly is licensed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 International (CC-BY 4.0). In this journal and Under open access license, authors retain ownership of the copyright for their content, but allow anyone to download, reuse, reprint, modify, distribute, and/or copy the content as long as the original authors and source are cited properly. 


Copyright Statement

The authors are the copyright holder in this journal and retain the copyright and full publishing rights without restrictions.

Publication Ethics Policies

Geopolitical Quarterly is following of Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and complies with the highest ethical standards in accordance with ethical laws. (See Publication Ethics Policy)


Publishing schedule

Geopolitical Quarterly is published 4 issues per year. All the content from the beginning to the end will be available for ever on journal exclusive website.


Plagiarism Detection Policy 
  • Plagiarism is intentionally using someone else’s ideas or other original material as if they are one's own. Copying even one sentence from someone else’s manuscript, or even one of your own that has previously been published, without proper citation, is considered by this journal as plagiarism.
  • All manuscripts under review or published with Geopolitical Quarterly are subject to screening using plagiarism prevention software (Samim Noor/Hamanandjoo for Persian articles and iThenticate for English articles) . The authors are expected to check their manuscripts for plagiarism before submission.
  • If plagiarism is detected during peer review, the submission can be rejected. If plagiarism is detected after publication we reserve the right, as necessary, to issue a correction or retract the article. We reserve the right to notify the institutions of authors about the plagiarism that was found before or after publication.

Journal Features: 

Journal Title:  Geopolitical Quarterly

Print: 1735-4331

Online: 3698-2538

First Publishing Date: 


Language:  Persian, English Abstract
Frequency: Quarterly

Iranian Association of Geopolitics

Article Type: 

Original articles

Plagiarism monitoring software: 

(Samim Noor/Hamanandjoo for Persian articles and iThenticate for English articles)

Publication type (Access to PDF): 

Open Access

 Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 International (CC-BY  4.0) 

Article Processing Charges: 

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