International Journal of Applied Business and Economic Research
Published By : Serials Publications Pvt. Ltd.
Frequency : Quarterly
ISSN : 0972-7302
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Instructions to the Authors

The International Journal of Applied Business and Economic Research (JABER) is a refereed scientific periodical published quarterly (March, June, Septermber & December) in a year by Serials Publishers, New Delhi, India, featuring the latest research findings in business and economics. It provides a forum to both academics and decision makers to advance theory and application in the fields of business and economics. JABER publishes original research in accounting, economics, finance, management and quantitative methods, which has an international orientation.

All correspondence should be addressed to: Ding Haoyuan, Shanghai University of finance of Economics, Shanghai, China

General Instructions to Authors

  1. Original manuscript on a floppy disk along with 3 copies should be submitted, typewritten double-spaced on A4 size paper (210 x 297 mm) and on one side only. All pages including tables and illustrations should be presented on separate sheets. Places where figures and tables are to be inserted should be indicated in the text.
  2. Manuscripts should not exceed 30 pages (including all tables and figures).
  3. All articles must have an abstract that should not exceed 300 words.
  4. Figures should be planned to fit the journal’s page size that is 12 by 18cm. Line drawings should be made with black India ink on a good grade of white drawing paper. (Xerox or mimeographed material should not be used.) All lettering should be professional in appearance (no freehand lettering). All lines should be clear and sharp, show a uniform degree of blackness, and be proportionate to the size of the graph. Photographs to be included should be glossy contrast prints.
  5. Wherever possible, authors should arrange their materials in well-defined sections: Introduction (preceded by a nomenclature if required), Theoretical analysis, experimental, results, discussion, conclusion and acknowledgement, if any.
  6. Spelling should be consistent throughout the paper and according to the Oxford Dictionary.

References are to be identified in the text by surname of authors and year of publication in brackets. At the end of the paper, presented under the heading ‘References’, the cited literature should be listed.
The full bibliographical data of note consists and has the following order:
A. Books
Author, full name, Complete Title of the Book, Editor, Series, Edition, Number of Volumes (City where Published: Publisher, Date of Publication). Page Number(s).
B. Article in a periodical
Author’s full name, “Title of the Article”, Name of the Periodical Volume (Date of the Volume): Page Number(s). The General Forms are :
R. Hogg and A. Craig (1971), Introduction to Mathematical Statistics, Macmillan Company,
New York, p. 100.

M.M. Metwally (1975), “Advertising and Competitive Behavior of Selected Australian Firms.”
The Review of Economics and Statistics, 57, No. 4, Nov., pp. 417-27.

The General Forms are :
• Books : Hogg, R. and Craig, A. (1971), Introduction to Mathematical Statistics, Macmillan Company, New York.
• Periodicals : Metwally, M.M., (1975)“Advertising and Competitive Behavior of Selected Australian Firms”. The Review of Economics and Statistics, 57, No.4, Nov., pp. 1-32.
Tables should appear in the manuscript as near as possible to the place where they are referred to in text.
‘‘Articles published in this journal are classified by the Journal of Economic Literature (JEL) published by American Economic Association’’.

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