The scientific journal Izvestia of Ural State University of Economics was founded in 1999 by Ural State University of Economics as an open access scientific peer-reviewed title devoted to the issues of economics. The journal is included in the List of the leading peer-reviewed scientific journals and titles in the field of economic sciences, which publish the major research results of dissertations for a doctorate and a candidate degree, Russian Science Citation Index, and EBSCO Publishing database.
The journal is issued bimonthly (six times a year). It publishes scientific papers that explore the fundamental problems of economics. The articles can be distributed between the following sections: