Submission Preparation ChecklistAs 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.
- The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
- The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, or RTF document file format.
- Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
- The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
- The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines.
- You can add in the Comments for the Editor box, Author ORCID ID, attach your latest photograph and add Author Biography, of all authors if more than one.
There is no submission fee.
Article Processing Fee:
Euro150 per accepted article
Printed copy of the journals Fee:
Euro 25 per copy of the printed journal
Maximum length of an article:
15-20 pages, including graphs, annotations and references. Extra pages will be charged, seperately @ Euro 7 per page.
The articles submitted to the Journals of the Centre of Excellence for Scientific and Research Journalism should be in accordance with the aim and scope of the journal. Manuscripts must be written in good English and should be submitted through e-mail:
Manuscripts should be submitted as a single MS-Word file including all materials.
Any opinions expressed in articles are only those of authors and not necessarily those of the editor, the associate editors or the publisher.
HOW LONG DOES THE REVIEW PROCESS TAKE?
Typically the manuscript will be reviewed within 80 days. Should the reviewers' reports contradict one another or a report is unduly delayed, a further expert opinion will be sought. If necessary, revised manuscripts may be returned to the initial reviewers, usually within 1 month. Reviewers and Senior Editors may request more than one revision of a manuscript, and alternative reviewers may also be invited to review the manuscript at any time.
Please be informed that this journal charges 150Euro as publication fees to cover the cost and approximate time from submission till publication maybe around 3 to 4 months. We are not fast track publication so thanks for being patient.
1. A special Article ID will be assigned and emailed separately to the corresponding author that you must use in the Email subject line when communicating with us. [approximate time 1 week]
2. Article sent for double-blind peer review. Our team will contact you after we receive a review report. [approximate time 80 Days]. Kindly be patient as sometimes this duration can be longer.
3. The author completes revisions and resends articles to communicating COES&RJ team members.
4. The author receives a Letter of Acceptance/Rejection email [approximate time 2 weeks].
5. In case of acceptance, payment instructions will be sent. The author needs to complete payment as soon as possible.
6. After payment received, the article will be copyedited and published and the author will be notified by email. [approximate time 1 week].
Manuscript must be unpublished and according to sample article.
The title page must include an abstract that is no longer than 400 words, key words and JEL classification numbers.
Full contact information for all authors must also be provided on a separate page.
References must strictly meet the journal's style requirements.
Spelling and punctuation
Authors can use either the US or UK variety of English spelling and punctuation. The chosen variety has to be used consistently throughout the manuscript. It is unacceptable to mix different styles, spelling and punctuation.
The first page of the manuscript must contain: the full title; the affiliation and full address of all authors and the corresponding author;
the second page must contain an abstract of 400 words or less.
Any word(s) to be abbreviated should be written in full when first mentioned followed by the abbreviation in parentheses.
All illustrations of any kind should be submitted as sequentially numbered figures, illustrations should not be inserted in the manuscript but supplied after the main body of the text.
Tables and Supplementary Material
Data must be kept to a minimum.
Tables should be numbered and headed with short titles. As with illustrations, they should not be inserted in the manuscript but supplied after the main body of the text.
Acknowledgements should appear at the end of the text.
Should be complete according to following guideline:
Arrow, K. (1970) “The Organization of Economic Activity: Issues Pertinent to the Choice of Market Versus Non-market Allocations” in Public Expenditure and Policy Analysis by R.H. Havenman and J. Margolis, Eds., Markham: Chicago,pp. 67-81
Benabou, Roland (1994) “Education, Income Distribution, and Growth: The Local Connection” NBER working paper number 4798
Berglas, E. (1976) “Distribution of tastes and skills and the provision of local public goods” Journal of Public Economics Vol. 6, No.2, pp.409-423.
Edgeworth, F.Y. (1881) Mathematical Psychics, Kegan Paul: London.
Mas-Colell, A and J. Silvestre (1991) “A Note on Cost-Share Equilibrium and Owner- Consumers” Journal of Economic Theory Vol.54, No.1,pp. 204-14.
These should be numbered consecutively in the text.
Appendix At the end of paper.
When advised by the language editor, the Publisher has the right to send back manuscripts to their authors for correction. The Publisher may also reject manuscripts for publication if the suggested corrections are not implemented.
Author’s rights and obligations
Authors have the right to publish one or two manuscripts in one volume.
Manuscripts have to be formatted according to the Publisher’s requirements.
Manuscripts have to be minimum seven and maximum twenty(20) typeset pages long for a journal, and six (6) pages long for a Conference Presentation.
The publication of longer manuscripts is to be negotiated with the Publisher.
When the manuscript is written by more than one author, a corresponding author is appointed. The corresponding author fills in the publication registration form in his name and is responsible for all subsequent activities required by the Publisher until the publication of the manuscript.
The fact that the corresponding author has sent a completed registration form to the Publisher means that the corresponding author and his or her co-authors agree with the conditions for publication as defined by the Publisher.
Only original academic manuscripts related to the journal topics and unpublished elsewhere are considered for publication in the journals.
The manuscripts must not be submitted for publication elsewhere at the time they are sent to the Publisher by their Authors.
The Authors grant the Publisher the right to publish and distribute their articles.
The Authors may require and the Publisher may allow subsequent publication of the articles in other collections.
The Authors are obliged to inform the Publisher if during the submission or editing of the manuscript they have offered or are offering it to another Publisher.
Publisher’s rights and obligations
The Publisher has the responsibility to distribute and disseminate the manuscripts published in the journals. For the purpose, we have developed and employed Internet marketing schemes and cooperation with various partners.
The Publisher has the right to give permission for the re-use and re-publication of manuscripts, if required.
The Publisher decides whether free access shall be permanent, limited or temporarily suspended. The Publisher does not have to inform authors and users in advance when limiting access temporarily.
The Publisher has the right to change the publishing requirements and the conditions for use of the journals on condition that he provides timely and appropriate information about it.
All journals have an ISSN (International Standard Serial Number).
What is ISSN?
Publication Process Fee for a journal article
The Centre of Excellence for Scientific & Research Journalism does not sell online published manuscripts and offer all published manuscripts free of cost to all authors and researchers.
Open access allows the research community to view and download any manuscript without a subscription, enabling far greater distribution of an author's work than the traditional subscription-based publishing model. Many authors in a variety of fields have begun to realize the benefits that open access publishing can provide in terms of increasing the impact of their work, because there is at all NO CHARGE to access its research content.The publication costs of a manuscript are paid from an author's research budget, or by their supporting institutions.As costs are involved in every stage of the publication process,like manuscript handling form submission to publication, peer-review, copy-editing, typesetting, tagging and indexing of articles, Electronic composition and production, hosting the final article on dedicated servers, electronic archiving, hard copy of the journal, server and website update and maintenance, supporting sales and marketing costs to ensure global dissemination and administrative and overheads, the author is asked to pay an article publication fee. A publication fee is US $150 is payable for manuscript ACCEPTED for publication. The amount of fee charged by the journal is lower than most of the other journals. The publication fee must be paid prior to publication. The article accepted for publication will be processed further toward publication (online and print) after the author pays the publication fee. Print Copy The one hard copy of the journal and five off print of the article will be sent by post to all corresponding authors after publication.
Additional copy of the journal can be purchased from lulu.com at the author's preferential rate of Euro25.00 per copy, and Euro5 per off print of article.
The Publisher assumes no responsibility whatsoever, direct or implied, for the contents of the papers as well as for the consequences arising from misinterpretation or unawareness of the requirements for publication.The Publisher assumes no responsibility whatsoever, direct or implied, for any damages suffered by co-authors from actions or inactions of their corresponding author.The manuscripts along with the copyright form should be addressed to:Editor JSS,
The Centre of Excellence for Scientific and Research Journalism, COES&RJ LLC.
The names and email addresses entered in this journal site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this journal and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party.