Publisher: The Institute for Forecasting CSPS SAS

ISSN: 1338-3590

Electronic journal Foresight, Analysis and Recommendations-FAR is peer-reviewed scientific journal

Aims and objectives of e-journal: Foresight, Analysis and Recommendations-FAR are original contributions to the academic and political debate on the following topics:

  • theoretical, methodological and conceptual issues of the forecasting of the Slovak society development within a national and world-wide context;
  • social-economic dimension of global environmental changes, environmental management and spatial planning;
  • co-evolution of an institutional and technological change

Availability and periodicity: electronic journal is available online on the website and as of 2017 is updated biannually.

Language of published articles: Editors plans to provide with a gradual transition to publishing in English and German.

The journal is documented in EBSCO

Guide for authors

Prognostické práce – FORESIGHT, ANALYSIS AND RECOMMENDATIONS (PP – FAR)deliver the original contributions of the Institute for Forecasting Institute - CSPV SAS researchers and their collaborators from Slovakia as well as abroad. The contributions can be send by researchers of any academic institutions from Slovak Republic or abroad. The journal is published on website in several volumes per year.

Contributions are published in Slovak and English. The expected length of contributions is about 10-40 pages. Each paper must contain name of article, abstract (max. 200 words) and keywords (3- 7) in English. On our website, exist the templates (in Slovak and English version), where are presented all the technical parameters for the writing of the article (eg. formatting and manual for references – in style APA).

All contributions available for publication in scientific journal PP – FAR should be sent in electronic form to the executive editor at Reviewers will be contacted by the executive editor according to the consultation with the editorial board. At least one reviewer must be from an external institution. Reviewers remain anonymous. Papers already published elsewhere will not be accepted for publishing. Offered contribution should not be at the same time offered to other periodicals. Contributions will be not assessed linguistic adjustment. Contributor is responsible for the quality of language version of contribution. We also ask the contributors to include the signed declaration on the European Charter and Code for Researchers.


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Editorial Board

Chief editor

Branislav Šprocha (Prognostický ústav CSPV SAV, Bratislava)

Members of editorial board
  • Dokupilová Dušana (Prognostický ústav CSPV SAV, Bratislava)
  • Fifeková Elena (Ekonomická univerzita Bratislava)
  • Filčák Richard (Prognostický ústav CSPV SAV, Bratislava)
  • Finka Maroš (Slovenská technická univerzita Bratislava)
  • Kárász Pavol (Prognostický ústav CSPV SAV, Bratislava)
  • Kliková Christiana (Ekonomická fakulta Vysoké školy báňské v Ostravě, ČR)
  • Lubyová Martina (Prognostický ústav CSPV SAV, Bratislava)
  • Mýtna Kureková Lucia (Prognostický ústav CSPV SAV, Bratislava)
  • Nemcová Edita (Prognostický ústav CSPV SAV, Bratislava)
  • Polláková Martina (University of Hertfordshire, UK)
  • Sodomová Eva (Ekonomická univerzita Bratislava)
  • Studená Ivana (Prognostický ústav CSPV SAV, Bratislava)
  • Šídlo Luděk (Přírodovědecká fakulta Univerzity Karlovy, ČR)
  • Williams Allan M. (University of Surrey, UK)
Executive editor

Martina Chrančoková (Prognostický ústav – CSPV SAV, Bratislava)

Technical Editor

Ingrid Pecháňová (Prognostický ústav – CSPV SAV, Bratislava)