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1. The Journal of Accounting and Finance is a peer-reviewed journal that is published quarterly.

2. Once the authors enter their academic or administrative titles, areas of study, contact information to the Register section of the http://journal.mufad.org, they can send their manuscripts online from the Online Manuscript Submission which will appear under the Author Menu.

3.  The handling fee for the submission of each paper to the Journal of Accounting and Finance is 150 TL ( 77 USD – 60 EUR ) (including Ad-valorem tax). Payments should be transferred to the bank accounts of the Association of Accounting and Finance Academicians ( AAFA ). In order to use for your bank payments(wired transfer/EFT), our bank account numbers are given below. The receipt of the payment have to be faxed to the given number.

Fax: 00 90 224 442 85 65

The Association of Accounting and Finance Academicians ( AAFA )

Account No: 687 / 6299896
Garanti Bank Uludağ University Branch
IBAN : TR 25 0006 2000 6870 0006 2998 96

4. The handling fees and the manuscripts sent to the Journal of Accounting and Finance will not be returned whether the paper is published or not.

5. All manuscripts proposed to the Journal of Accounting and Finance should not be previously published and submitted for publication elsewhere.

6. All manuscripts submitted to the Journal of Accounting Finance is sent to the referees after the initial review of the editorial board with respect to formatting and content. According to  the reviews sent by the referees; manuscripts may be accepted for publication, or corrections, abbreviations and additional notes may be requested, or manuscripts may be rejected. The author (s) will be notified in regards to all these decisions .

7. Copyright (Printed or Electronic) belongs to the Journal of Accounting and Finance (AAFA) upon acceptance of the manuscript.

8. The responsibility of the articles published in the Journal of Accounting and Finance belongs to the author.

9. The total length of any manuscript submitted should not exceed 25 pages (A4) including figures and tables and should be typed in 1.5 spacing. The font size of the manuscript should be 12 (typewritten using Ariel or Times New Roman fonts only), the font size of the heading should be 16, and Turkish fonts should be used if the manuscript is in Turkish. The papers which are not conformable with the conditions concerning the formatting will immediately be returned back to the author(s) without sending them to the referees.

10. Manuscripts written in Turkish should contain an English abstract (Abstract) with an English title and a Turkish abstract (Özet) with a Turkish title. The abstracts should concisely present the aim or the purpose of the study, the methodology, the results, and the conclusion remarks. Keywords should be stated both in English and in Turkish. The abstracts must not contain abbreviations or acronyms.

11. Submitted manuscripts must involve at least one or at most three JEL code (Journal of Economic Literature) at two digit level (i.e., M41). For the JEL codes which should be chosen according to the subject of the manuscript, the JEL list given in the web address of http://www.aeaweb.org/journal/jel_class_system.php can be used.

12.In-text citations, the author's last name and the year of publication (and page if necessary) for the source should appear in the text.

Depending on its characterictics, in text and reference list citation examples are shown below.

Books and articles with one author :

In text: (Surname, Year: Page) 
References: Surname, Name (Year), Name of the Book, Volume, Publisher, Location. 

In text: (Surname, Year: Page) 
References: Surname, Name (Year), “Name of the article”, Publisher, Issue, Month, pp.

Books and articles with two authors :

In text: (Surname and Surname, Year: Page) 
References: Surname, Name - Surname, Name (Year), Name of the Book, Volume, Publisher, Location. 

In text: (Surname and Surname, Year: Page)
References: Surname, Name - Surname, Name (Year), “Name of the article”, Publisher, Volume, Issue, Month, pp.

Books and articles with more than two authors

In text: (Surname et al., Year: Page) 
References: Surname, Name - Surname, Name - Surname, Name - Surname, Name - Surname, Name - Surname, Name (Year), Name of the book, Publisher, Location. 

In text: (Surname et al., Year: Page)
References: Surname, Name - Surname, Name - Surname, Name (Year), “Name of the article”, Publisher, Issue, Month. pp.

Collective/no author publications:

In text: (Publisher, Year: Page) 
References: Organization Name, (Year), Name of the Publication, Publisher, Location.

Citations from secondary sources:

In text: (Author’s Surname of Primary Source, Year: Page) 
References: Author’s Surname, Author’s Name of Primary Source, Name of the Publishing, Publisher, Location Year, (Transmitting: Name Surname , Name of the Publishing, Publisher, Volume, Issue Location, Year, pp. …)

 

Citations from electronic sources:

If a citation is reached from an author’s work, it should be quoted in text and in reference as below.

In text: (Surname, Year) 
References: Surname, Name (Year), “Name of the article”, Website Link (Access Date).

If a citation is reached directly from a website, it should be quoted in text and in reference as below.

In text: (Website Link, Year)
References: (Website Link, Access Date)