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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.
  • 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.

Author Guidelines

      • Title Page:-
        • The following shall appear on the title page:
      • A full title of the manuscript.
      • The name/s of the author/s/ and address(es) including institution(s) in which the research was carried out, affiliation(s) of the author(s) referred to at the bottom of the page with the use of an asterisk if it is a single author or numerical superscripts if more than one. The author to whom all correspondence should be addressed should also be mentioned.
      • An abstract not more than 250 words.
      • Key words (up to five, and in alphabetical order) should be given next to the abstract in a separate line.
        • Nature of the Manuscript:-
          • Manuscripts should be written in English.
          • Manuscripts should not exceed 20 pages, including the abstract.
          • Original manuscript; written single-spaced throughout and with 12 font size and Times new Roman font type, one empty lines before a heading; and formatted with wide margins (minimum 30 mm) should be submitted.
        • Standard ('full-length') Papers:-
          • Standard papers should be divided into the following sections: Abstract, Introduction (including objectives and literature survey), Materials and Methods, Results, Discussion, Acknowledgements and References. Repetition of content between sections must be avoided. A combined Results and Discussion section is permitted.
          • Citations and References
    1. Each reference should have the following form in the text:
    • Eastwood and McDonald (2001), or if more than two authors, Eastwood et al.(2001).
    • Put dates of publication chronologically when references are large (Dobson and Charles, 1992; Flint, 1997; Abebe Belay et al., 2001).
    • Ethiopian names should be in direct order, i.e., the full first name followed by the father's name; e.g. (Hailu Tolcha et al., 1990) and not Tolcha, H.
    1. List of references should be alphabetical
    • Do not use et al. in the reference list to indicate more than one or two authors.
    • Notations like ibid, loc. cit. etc. should be avoided.
      • Tables, Figures and Others
    1. Tables should bear Arabic numerals and be referred to in the text by their numbers. Each table must be typed on a separate sheet and should be placed at the end of the manuscript. The approximate position of each table should be indicated in the text. Footnotes in tables should be indicated by superscript letters beginning with 'a' in each table. Descriptive material not designated as a footnote may be placed under a table as a NOTE. Vertical lines should not be used to separate columns; instead extra space should be left between the columns.
    2. All illustrations should be given separately, not stuck on pages and not folded. They should be numbered as figures in sequence with Arabic numerals.
    3. Only International System of Units (SI) is acceptable. Symbols and nomenclatures should conform to international recommendations with respect to specific fields of specialization.



    The manuscript typed with single spacing addressed to: The Editor-in-Chief, Ethiopian Journal of Business Management & Economics, Gondar, Ethiopia, should be submited online through


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