Guidelines for Authors

Dear Authors,

Manuscripts can be submitted to the Editorial team by e-mail (; Submission is an ongoing process. Authors will be informed about the issue of the journal in which their manuscript will be publishedonce the results of the peer review and the editorial decision have been received.

Submission implies that a paper has not been previously published and that the authors neither have nor will submit the paper elsewhere while it is under consideration. Each manuscript must be accompanied by a statement that it has not been published elsewhere and that it has not been submitted simultaneously for publication elsewhere. 

After the initial approval by the editorial board, the selected manuscripts will be reviewed by at least one anonymous referee and the final decision will be made by the editorial board.


Preparing the manuscript

The first page of the manuscript should contain the title of the paper, the author(s) full name(s) as well as academic or professional affiliations and complete addresses of all authors.

The abstract of the paper, comprised of about 200 words, should include the purpose and the aims of the paper, the methods used,the paper structure, the basic results, and the conclusion concerning the possible application of the results.

A list of the keywords should contain up to 5 words and 4 JEL codes.

Manuscript should be written in English, by using Times New Roman 11 point font, single spacing, and margins of 2 cm (0.8 inches). The length of the submitted manuscripts (including an abstract, bibliography, references, tables and graphs) should not exceed 18 pages.

The footnote/endnote citations and bibliographic entries should be stated according to The Chicago Manual of Style. More information on the Chicago-Style Citation, Notes and Bibliography style here:


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.


Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration.
  2. The submission file is in Microsoft Word format.
  3. Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  4. The text is single-spaced; uses an 11-point font; not exceeding 18 pages and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
  5. The first page of the manuscript contains only the title of the paper, the author(s) full name(s) as well as academic or professional affiliations.


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