Instructions for Authors

ISSN 0323-262X

EV 4393/11


Contributions are accepted in the Slovak, Czech and English languages. Contributions have to be submitted in three copies, contain an abstract, a brief summary and data about the author, including his/her address, telephone number, fax number and e-mail address. Royalties are not paid.

Manuscripts should be submitted in triplicate, typewritten double-spaced on one side of the paper. They should be sent also in an electronic form the e-mail address It is expected that the text will be prepared with a word processor (preferably Microsoft Word, OpenOffice, LaTex etc.).


Original manuscripts written in English should be sent to:

Economic Review (Ekonomické rozhľady), University of Economics, Dolnozemská cesta 1, 852 35 Bratislava, Slovak Republic, e-mail: .

All manuscripts are subject to a rigorous process. Two internationally recognised experts  anonymously review each paper. Manuscripts are received with the explicit understanding that they are not under simultaneous consideration by any other publication. Submission of an article for publication implies the transfer of the copyright from the author to the publisher upon acceptance. Accepted papers become the permanent property of the Economic Review and may not be reproduced by any means, in whole or in part, without the written consent of the publisher and the editor. It is the author's responsibility to obtain permission to reproduce illustrations, tables, etc., from other publications.

A publication ethics and publication malpractice statement:

At least one printed manuscript must be signed by the author, who thereby confirms that the publisher is free to grant the right of published texts in both print and electronic format (. Pdf) and that the contribution is the outcome of their own creative activity and no other entity is in possession of copyrights to the submitted manuscript.

Structure of contributions:

Title page: The first page of each paper should state the title, the authors' names, and the institution where the work was conducted. A short title for use as a running head is also required.

Key words: For indexing purposes, a list of 3-6 key words is essential.

Abstract: Each paper requires an abstract of up to 8-10 lines.

Introduction: A short introduction should begin the substantive text. The objective of the introduction is to place the work described in an appropriate context, and state the aim(s) of the work described in the text.

Author: A brief sketch (no more than 4 sentences) of the author's professional career and background is needed that covers the most important present and past affiliations. The main areas of the author's main research interest should be identified.

Full address of each author: The exact postal address, complete with the postal base, in the case of several authors each of the corresponding authors has to be assigned, of the senior author, must be given.

References: References to published literature should be quoted in the text by giving the author's name and the year of publication and grouped together at the end of the paper in alphabetical order. References should be consistent with the ISO 690 standard.

JEL classification numbers( have to be included.