Author's Guidelines

The editorial board of the journal "Economics. Finances. Law" accepts articles the relevance of which is not in doubt, which have scientific novelty, and are of interest to a wide scope of readers. All articles submitted to the journal should be designed in accordance with the established requirements.

The article should include the following items:
  1. Universal Decimal Classification (UDC) index: according to DSTU (the State Standard of Ukraine) 6096: 2009 System of standards on information, librarianship and publishing (GOST 7.90-2007);
  2. The paper’s title: (14 type size, bold, centre alignment, interval before and after paragraph 6 pt):
    • if paper’s language is Ukrainian – the title should be written in Ukrainian and English;
    • if paper’s language is English – the title should be written in English and Ukrainian;
    • if paper’s language is Russian – the title should be written in Russian and English.
  3. Information about the authors (14 type size, centre alignment, 6 pt space before and after paragraph) must be specified separately on the title page – to maintain the double-blind review procedure.
  4. Abstract, keywords:
    • if the paper’s language is Ukrainian:

      the abstract’s volume text by the paper’s language – at least 500 characters, the abstract’s volume text by English – at least 1800 characters with saving the structure of the paper: introduction, purpose, results, conclusions;

    • if the paper’s language is Russian:

      the abstract’s volume text by the paper’s language – at least 500 characters, the abstract’s volume text by English and Ukrainian – at least 1800 characters with saving the structure of the paper: introduction, purpose, results, conclusions;

    • if the paper’s language is English:

      the abstract’s volume text by English and Ukrainian – at least 1800 characters with saving the structure of the paper: introduction, purpose, results, conclusions.

  5. The paper’s main text (14 type size, full justification alignment, 1,5 spacing) should contain interrelated sections:
    • Introduction: the problem’s statement in general, its connection with the latest researches and publications, as well as important scientific and practical tasks; an analysis of recent researches and publications, in which the solution to this problem was initiated and to which the author relies, the allocation of previously unsettled parts of the general problem to which this article is devoted.
    • Materials and Methods section should describe the sequence of the study and justify the choice of methods used.
    • Setting objectives: the formulation the purpose of work and research methods of the subject.
    • Results: the main research material with the justification of the obtained scientific results.
    • Conclusions: conclusions from this research and prospects for further developments in this direction.
    • References (if paper’s language is Ukrainian or Russian) are made according to standard DSTU 8302:2015.

      References (in English) are made according to APA Reference Style – 6th edition 2010 (example). For general design rules and most common examples please contact the primary source of information.

      References супроводжується транслітерацією прізвищ та ініціалів авторів, що здійснюється за наступними стандартами відповідно до мови написання:

      Транслітерація тексту україномовного написання – відповідно до транслітерації, затвердженої Кабінетом Міністрів України № 55 від 27.01.2010 (URL: https://zakon.rada.gov.ua/laws/show/55-2010-%D0%BF/print).

      Транслітерація тексту російськомовного написання – згідно з транслітерацією Держдепартаменту США (URL: http://transliteration.ru/gosdep/)/

      Також у References повністю розшифровуються назви міст: Київ (Киев) – Kyiv, Одеса (Одесса) – Odesa, Ст. Петербург – Saint Petersburg тощо.

      До джерела наприкінці необхідно додати позначення про мову оригіналу. Якщо джерело українською мовою – додається (in Ukrainian); якщо джерело російською мовою – додається (in Russian).

The paper should be formed in a Microsoft Word text file. Tables, graphs and illustrations are provided in the text as well as in a separate Microsoft Word file or Microsoft Excel file with the input of the source for the construction of the corresponding graphic element; flowcharts, the algorithms can also be presented in Microsoft Visio format.

Text file format: Microsoft Word (type * .doc or * .rtf).

The format of tables, graphs and illustrations of Microsoft Excel (such as * .xls) or Microsoft Visio (type * .vsd).

The article should consist of 8 pages of printed text (font Times New Roman, 14 type size, 1.5 spacing);

The article should be structured: sections with names (capital letters, centered), or simply highlighted (capital letters), the main points are clearly identified: the mandatory points are "Introduction", "Purpose", "Research Methods", "Results" , "Conclusions", "References".

According to DSTU (the State Standard of Ukraine) 3008-95, figures, diagrams, diagrams are indicated by the word "figure" (in the text "Fig.") with the corresponding numbering.

If the paper uses statistics or other data that is not copyright, then there must be a link to the relevant source.

In a separate Microsoft Word file the author information is provided. By the separate files authors' photos should be uploaded – JPEG format (file name by author's name: eg. Ivanyuk.jpg).

The papers for review in the research and information scientometric journal "Economics. Finances. Law" must be submitted in electronic form at efp.redaktor@gmail.com.