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INSTRUCTION FOR AUTHORS

The paper must be an original unpublished work written in good English. It may not be refereed in another journal at the same time or submitted to another journal without the consent of this journal. The author(s) must agree that the published version of the paper may be placed on the website of the journal (in pdf format). Before an article goes to print, the author(s) must sign and return the copyright agreement (scanned signed copy in pdf) provided by the journal. Each submission is briefly assessed by one of the journal editors, who checks whether the submission satisfies the journal requirements. If it does, they send the manuscript to two referees. The journal uses anonymous double-blind referee process.

Each paper must be submitted by e-mail to: ems@fpedas.uniza.sk. Submission is completed upon the receipt of a confirmation e-mail.

There are no submission, processing, or publication fees.

Manuscript formatting requirements

  1. The length of the paper should be 10 to 15 pages and should be prepared in compliance with the following structure: Introduction, Methodology, Results, Discussion, Conclusion.
  2. Title of the paper (capitalize each meaningful word).
  3. Author’s full name and academic title(s).
  4. Author’s full affiliation (including, name of the department, faculty and university, address and e-mail address; if necessary point out the corresponding author).
  5. An abstract (250-300 words) to disclose the main idea of the paper and your research results).
  6. Keywords (maximum 5 words/phrases).
  7. JEL classification (please, refer to http://www.aeaweb.org/jel/jel_class_system.php).

 

Technical requirements

The text may contain tables, figures or equations, which should have separate numbering (equations should by typed using the Microsoft Equation 3.0 or Math type). They should be placed in the text at the appropriate paragraph (just after its reference). Please be sure that all imported scanned material is scanned at the appropriate resolution: 1200 dpi for line art, 600 dpi for grayscale and 300 dpi for colour. For more information see the journal template.

 

References

The list of references has to be arrange alphabetically according to the first element in the link. All references cited in the text must take a part in the list of references and vice versa. Use APA style of Referencing: http://www.citationmachine.net/apa

Reproduction of copyright material

If you wish to include any material in your manuscript in which you do not hold copyright, you must obtain written permission from the copyright owner, prior to submission. Such material may be in the form of text, data, table, illustration, photograph, line drawing, audio clip, video clip, film still, and screenshot, and any supplemental material you propose to include. This applies to direct (verbatim or facsimile) reproduction as well as “derivative reproduction” (where you have created a new figure or table which derives substantially from a copyrighted source).

You must ensure appropriate acknowledgement is given to the permission granted to you for reuse by the copyright holder in each figure or table caption. You are solely responsible for any fees which the copyright holder may charge for reuse.

The reproduction of short extracts of text, excluding poetry and song lyrics, for the purposes of criticism may be possible without formal permission on the basis that the quotation is reproduced accurately and full attribution is given.

Do not number the pages.
Please send the paper in MS Word format only.