About Forecasting


Forecasting (ISSN 2571-9394) is an international, peer-reviewed, open-access journal, which provides an advanced forum for theoretical, practical, computational, and methodological studies related to forecasting. It publishes regular research papers, communications, short notes, and reviews.

Our aim is to encourage researchers to publish their experimental, theoretical, and computational results in as much detail as necessary. There is no restriction on the maximum length of the papers or number of figures and tables.

In addition, in Forecasting, manuscripts regarding new and innovative research proposals and ideas are particularly welcome, and electronic files or software regarding the full details of the calculation and experimental procedure can be submitted as supplementary material.


  • Forecasting in computer science;
  • Forecasting methodology;
  • Forecasting in economics and management;
  • Power and energy forecasting;
  • Weather and forecasting;
  • Environmental forecasting;
  • Forecasting applications in society.

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Book Reviews

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Copyright / Open Access

Articles published in Forecasting will be Open-Access articles distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). The copyright is retained by the author(s). MDPI will insert the following note at the end of the published text:

© 2024 by the authors; licensee MDPI, Basel, Switzerland. This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).


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