skip to main content


Online Submissions

Registration and login are required to submit items online and to check the status of current submissions.

Already have a Username/Password for Diponegoro Journal of Economics?

Go to Login

Need a Username/Password?

Go to Registration

Author Guidelines


Diponegoro Journal of Economics does not charge the authors for submitting the papers nor will they be imposed for article processing charges. However, we do expect once submitted, the authors agreed that the paper will be published if accepted.

Before submitting your manuscripts, authors are advised to read the ethics of publication which is critical for the academic community to share ideas and knowledge.

Preparing your manuscript

Article Text - The length of the article maximum 25 pages with single spacing written
in Microsoft Word with the Times New Roman font type and in size 12 pt except for title. Margin - left, top, bottom, right (3.5, 3, 3, 3 cm)

Writing Structure – Before submitting your manuscript, please ensure you carefully read
and follow all the guidelines of writing and formatting your article provided below.


Title. 14 pt. Insert the short title which has a brief description about the manuscripts. The title used for an information on searches system.

Writer name and affiliation. Insert the full name of each author and make sure no errors in spelling. Author's affiliation is written under the name of the author by giving the superscript lowercase form on each author's name. Affiliation includes the institution of origin authors with the email address of each author.

Corresponding Author. Specify explicitly the author who responsible for communication in the publishing process and after the article was published. This responsibility includes the questions that appear related methodologies and materials. Make sure the email address of the corresponding author is written properly for the purposes of communication.

Correspondent's Address.

Abstract. Written in English and should not exceed 150 words. It consists objective of the study, main findings, and conclusion. 

Keywords. Maximum 6 keywords.  These keywords will be used for indexing purposes.

JEL Classification. two-digit number classification of Journal of Economic Literature (JEL)



INTRODUCTION, contains explanations about research problems, research objectives.;

LITERATURE REVIEW, summary of theoretical studies related to the problem or research question;

METHODOLOGY, describes the design of research design, population and sample, data collection techniques and instrument development, data analysis techniques. The presentation is done narratively;

RESULT AND DISCUSSION, The results of the study consisted of descriptive statistics, assumptions test results, and the results of hypothesis testing then analyzed critically. Explanation of the results of the study, associated with the results of previous research, was critically analyzed and associated with the latest relevant literature;

CONCLUSION,  conclusions and suggestions are made in a concise, clear and concise manner based on results and discussion. The conclusion can also consist of new ideas for future research and theoretical/practical implications;

REFERENCE LIST, citations should be over 10 years. Manuscripts are written by using standard citation application like Mendeley/Endnote.

For further information, please download the template and instruction for preparing manuscript here JOURNAL TEMPLATE


Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  2. The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  3. Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  4. The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
  5. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  6. If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.

Privacy Statement

The names and email addresses entered in this journal site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this journal and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party.