Manuscript Submission Guidelines
Please follow the following Submission Guidelines As a guide, both theoretical and empirical papers must be between 3,500 and 4,000 words in length. It must not exceed 20 pages with single space with references. Any paper exceeding this page limit will not be published. Papers for publication must be original and must not be submitted elsewhere for publication.
Papers must be formatted as per attached instructions containing following structure:
a. Abstract: not more than 150 words. All papers must have
c. Literature Review
f. Conclusion and limitation
· After abstract (before introduction), broad track such as “Finance” must be written. Even you write JEL Code, you must mention the track
· Please see the attached sample paper
Submission and Subscription Fee
The journal submission fee (US$300) covers until 20 pages with single-spaced line, 10 point font and Arial type. However, there will be an additional charge of $20 for each extra page. Such payment should reach us within 30 days after the acceptance of the paper. This fee includes a printed copy of the journal for the contributing author. Additional copies can be subscribed for the coauthors and US$50 per copy is charged which includes postage and handling. The journal will have online copy along with print copy.
2.As soon as submission and subscription fee is received, a review report will be sent to the author for compliance. The author must comply to review report and send us the revised paper within 30 days or two months before the commencement of the conference whichever earlier. Such payment must be made along with conference registration fee.
In case of noncompliance to these guidelines and review reports , your paper will be excluded from being published.
Please use the checklist provided below to ensure that your paper meets the requirements prior to publication. Please send us your paper in word format, not PDF files.
Checklist for Conference or Journal paper
References should be complete and in Harvard style.
They should contain full bibliographical details and journal titles should not be abbreviated. For multiple citations in the same year use a, b, c immediately following the year of publication. References should be shown within the text by giving the author's last name followed by a comma and year of publication all in round brackets, e.g. (Fox, 1994). At the end of the article should be a reference list in alphabetical order as follows :
(a) For article:
Bhatt, V.V. 1993. “Development banks as catalysts for industrial development’, International Journal of Development Banking”, vol. 11, no. 1, pp. 47-61.
(b) for books
Gerschenkron A.1966, Economic Backwardness in Historical Perspective: A Book of
Essays, Belknap, Massachusetts.
for chapter in
surname, initials and year, "title", editor's surname, initials, title, publisher, place, pages, e.g.
Bessley, M. and Wilson, P. 1984, "Public policy and small firms in Britain", in Levicki, C. (Ed.), Small Business Theory and Policy, Croom Helm, London, pp.111-26. Please note that the chapter title must be underlined.
Who to send the paper:
3. Send your completed paper to Professor Zia Haqq via firstname.lastname@example.org