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We encourage you to submit your research paper(s) and abstract(s) of Doctoral Dissertations for possible publication in Finance India. The paper should be a original piece of work and should not be scheduled for publication elsewhere.
Instructions for the author
Please Send your articles to:
  1. Authors should submit two copies of their manuscript in printed format, clearly typed with double spacing on A4 Size paper; Verbatim inset quotations should be single-spaced.
  2. For Abstracts of Doctoral Dissertations only. The thesis should be in the area of finance, accounting and other related areas in maximum 400 words. The thesis should have been completed from an Indian University/Institute after June, 1987. Kindly also send the following details on a separate page-
    (a) Title of Dissertation,
    (b) Supervisor's Name and Address,
    (c) Year of Submission and Award,
    (d) University of Submission,
    (e) PhD. Degree in _____(Area),
    (f) Your Complete Mailing Address along with Telephone and E-mail Address
  3. Electronic Copy. Authors are required to submit an electronic copy(soft copy) of the papers in MS-WORD format(.Doc format) in a CD-ROM or USB Pen Drive & via email to
  4. The cover page shall contain the title of the manuscript, the author's name, and affiliation (designation, organisation name, postal address, phone , fax and E-mail) including acknowledgement if any. This page will be removed before the manuscript is sent to a referee. The first page of text should show the title but NOT the author's name.
  5. Each manuscript should include an abstract of about 200 words.
  6. The introduction section must have no heading or number. Subsequent headings should be given Roman numerals. Subsection headings should be lettered A, B, C, etc.
  7. The article should end with a non-technical summary statement of the main conclusions. Lengthy mathematical proofs and very extensive detailed tables should be placed in appendix or omitted entirely. The author should make every effort to explain the meaning of mathematical proofs.
  8. Footnotes: Footnotes in the text must be numbered consecutively and typed on a separate page, double-spaced, following the reference section. Footnotes to the table must also be double-spaced and typed on the bottom of the page with the table.
  9. Tables: Tables must be numbered consecutively with Roman numerals. Please check that your text contains a reference to each table. Type each table on a separate page. Authors must check tables to be sure that amounts add up to the totals shown and that the title, column headings, captions, etc. are clear and to the point. Necessary Notes and source must be mentioned at the bottom.
  10. Figures: Figures must be titled and numbered consecutively with Arabic numerals.Necessary Notes and source must be mentioned at the bottom.
  11. Equations: All but very short mathematical expressions should be displayed on a separate line and centered. Equations must be numbered consecutively on the right margin, using Arabic numerals in parentheses.
  12. References must be typed on a separate page, double-spaced, at the end of the paper. They must have complete information  : Journal , Volume / no, Year of Publication, pages and names of authors.
  13. Please check your manuscript for clarity, grammar, spellings, punctuation, and consistency of references to minimize editorial changes.
  14. Submission Fees. All articles submitted for publication should accompany a submission fee of Rs. 500 for India and US$ / EURO 50 from overseas. All Payments to be made through Demand Draft / Bankers Cheque in favour of "Indian Institute of Finance" payable at Delhi, India or Online Payment at (i.e. in case of EURO / US $ Payment is to be in Equivalence in INR of the said date).  Subscribers of Finance India, Editorial Board Members, IIF Alumni, IIF Faculty and IIF Staff are exempt from submission fee.
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