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(Izvestiya Uralskogo gosudarstvennogo ekonomicheskogo universiteta)


General provisions

The journal only accepts papers that are relevant to the remit of the journal. The submitted manuscripts should handle topical issues, feature scientific-practical importance and novelty.

The articles submitted to the Editorial office are subjected to peer review and should the conclusion be positive are edited. The Editorial office does not ask for the authors’ agreement on the corrections and reductions in the paper that do not involve principle issues.

The paper given back to the author for revision must be returned within the shortest possible terms accompanied with the author’s answers to the reviewer’s questions as well as with explanation to all changes made by the author.

The papers of postgraduates and applicants for candidate degrees may be admitted to the publication without co-authorship with Doctor or Candidate of Sciences; however the journal does not publish the papers written in co-authorship with undergraduate students.

The total number of authors should not exceed three persons.


The authors must submit to the Editorial office (an application for publication consists of the following files sent by e-mail):


1. A file entitled with the surnames of authors in Russian and containing in the following order:

1) 1–3 codes of JEL classification;

2) information about authors in Russian*;

3) keywords in Russian (5–8 words);

4) abstract in Russian (100–150 words);

5)  title of the manuscript in Russian;

6)  list of references in Russian;

2. A file entitled with the surnames of authors in English and containing in the following order:

1) information about authors in English;

2) keywords in English;

3) abstract in English;

4)  title of the manuscript in English;

5) text of the manuscript in English;

6) list of references in English.

3. Files with photographs of the authors. Each file should be entitled with an author’s surname. The photographs should be in JPEG or TIFF format 300 dpi.


* Information about an author should include: surname, name, patronymic of an author; academic degree; academic title; job title; affiliation; postal address of the affiliation; contact phone number (with area code); e-mail. The affiliation address should be given as follows: postal code, country, city, street, building.

All indicated information is published.

Manuscript format requirements

The text should be written in *.doc or *.rtf format.

The manuscript should be between 20 000 and 40 000 characters in length in the A4 sheet of paper.

The text should be fully justified, no hyphenation. Font –Times New Roman; left indent – 1.25; 1.5 space.

All pages should be numbered.

All diagrams and tables should be embedded in the text and named.

Equations, figures, and tables are numbered in the order of the appearance in the text.

Graphical elements (figures) must take into account the black-and-white format of the journal.


Requirements to the list of references


References are listed in alphabetical order: references in Russian come first, followed by references in foreign languages in the order of the Roman alphabet. References in the text are made in square brackets in line with list of references. The page is indicated only for printed sources.

The list of references must consist of not less than 15 sources; most of them should be monographs, scientific articles from peer-reviewed periodicals etc. Legal documents, statistical publications are not included into the list of references, if necessary they are mentioned in the text or in footnotes.

Self-citations should not exceed 10%.

Sample of paper formatting

Paper requirements (pdf)


The papers that do not comply with the requirements are returned to the authors.

The publication of papers is free of charge.

The Editorial office does not pay any royalties to the authors.


The authors are asked to fill in and submit a license agreement in two copies, as well as provide an expert statement on a possibility of open publication

The journal does not charge a publication fee.

Manuscripts should be sent to:

Editorial office

Ural State University of Economics

620144, Russia, Yekaterinburg, 8 Marta/Narodnoy Voli St., 62/45, room 355

to the attention of Yelizaveta Belousova

Phone: (343) 221-26-33

e-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


The manuscript should be between 25 000 and 40 000 characters in length in the A4 sheet of paper