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It should contain following files:

Abstract: A maximum length: 150-200 words

Keywords:Provide 4-5 keywords specific to the research paper.

JEL classifications: 4-5 JEL classification codes that may be accessed at:

Introduction, Literature Review, Methodology, Data, Results, Conclusion

Tables: Present tables with relevant headings and specific number and refer to table number wherever appropriate in the text.

References: Citations in the text should follow the referencing style used by the American Psychological Association (APA). The details of APA format may be found at: . References should be arranged alphabetically.

Plagiarism Policy: Plagiarism as measured by the Similarity Index of Turn it in is acceptable under 18%. No single source of reference should exceed 3% of citation within the paper.

Formatting Requirements
Language: All manuscripts should be in English language (US English).
Length of paper: 4500-9000 words including tables and references.

Title page: A separate file containing the title of article, authors full names with institutional affiliations and emails.

General rules for text:
Font: Times New Roman; Size: 12, Line Spacing: 1.15
Paragraph Spacing: Above and below paragraph: Normal
Heading 1: Times New Roman; Size-14, Bold, for example, 4. Data
Heading 2: Times New Roman; Size-13, Bold, for example, 4.1 Variables
Heading 3: Times New Roman; Size-12, Bold, Italic, for example, 4.1.1 Economic Growth

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