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Author Guidelines

1.      General guidelines

  1. Manuscript should be written in English accompanied by abstract in Bahasa and English. Any consistent spelling and punctuation styles may be used.  Please use single quotation marks, except where ‘a quotation is “within” a quotation’. Log quotations of 40 words or more should be indented without quotation marks.
  2. A typical manuscript will be 5000-6000 words and will not exceed 6.000 words (15 pages), including tables, reference, captions and endnotes.
  3. Manuscript is typed in format font Times New Roman, font size 12, 1.5 spacing, and printed using A4 paper (210 mm x 297 mm).
  4. Manuscript sequence. Manuscript prepared in the following :

a)      Cover page

b)      Title page with abstract, keywords

c)      Main text including Introduction (include background, identification problems, purpose); Literature Review; Research Methods; Results and Discussion; Conclusions; Recommendation (optional)

d)     Acknowledgements (optional)

e)      References

f)       Appendices (as appropriate)

  1. Title in Bahasa and English and typed using capital font and bold.
  2. All authors of a manuscript should include their full names, affiliations, postal addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses on the cover page of manuscript. Author(s) full name without title.
  3. All persons who have a reasonable claim to authorship must be named in the manuscript as co-authors; the corresponding author must be authorized by all co-authors to act as an agent on their behalf in all matters pertaining to publication of the manuscript, and the order of names should be agreed by all authors. Affiliate institution (name and address of the institution where the work) typed fully with single-spaced below the author(s) full name. The email address is written under the author(s) addresses.
  4. Biographical notes on contributors are not required for this journal.
  5. Abstract contains a summary of the study, such as a problems, goals, methods, and results of the study, written in a single paragraph and  italic within single space.  Abstract of up to 300 words are not required for this journal.
  6. Each manuscript should have 3 to 5 keywords in the form of single words or compound words.
  7. Please supply all details required by any funding and grant-awarding bodies as an Acknowledgement in a separate section before the Reference, as follows:
  • For single agency grants: ’This work was supported by the [Funding Agency] under grant [number xxxx].’
  • For multiple agency grants: ’This work was supported by the [Funding Agency 1] under grant [number xxxx]; and [Funding Agency 2] under grant [number xxxx]; [Funding Agency 3] under grant [number xxxx].’


2.      Style guidelines

Submissions for review must be prepared according to the fifth edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, published by the American Psychological Association.


Book (one author)
Thee Kian Wie. (2012). Indonesia 's economy since independence. Singapore: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies.

(two authors)
Forouzan, B.A., & Fegan, S.C. (2007). Data communications and networking  (4th ed.). New York: McGraw - Hill.

(more than three authors)
Firdausy, Carunia Mulya. (ed) (2012).Concepts and alternative measures of poverty. Jakarta: LIPI Economic Research Center.

Book without an author's name, but is written on behalf of the institution
Indonesian Institute of Sciences. 2011. Accreditation guidelines Magazine Scientific. Jakarta: LIPI

Sambodo, M.T and Negara, Siwage Dharma. (2012). Designing conceptual framework and state of energy security in Indonesia . Journal of Economics and Development, 20 (1), 1-17.

Muljawan, Dadang . (2003). An analysis of potential systemic costs in an Islamic banking system. in Proceedings of the International conference on Islamic banking : risk management , regulation and supervision. (pages. 279-298) . Jakarta: Bank Indonesia.

Online sources

Khudori. (2006). Studying the development of biofuels from Brazil. Taken from [ accessed October 22, 2013]

Thesis and Dissertation
Wiranta, Sukarna ( 1987). Japanese economic development approach statistical analysis. Thesis, Tokyo : Nihon University
Mass media
Pungut, Udi H. 2013. Consolidation of farming. Kompas. December 31: 6

Primary reference source at least 80 % of the total and 80 % bibliography of reference sources is an issue 10 years back. Detailed of APA 5th publication guidelines can be downloaded from:


3.      Figures and tables


Title table showed at the top left and written using Times New Roman font size 12. Table and number writing in bold font. Use Arabic numerals (1,2,3 etc) for numbering the tables.

The contents of the table using Times New Roman font size 8-11 with single space. Inclusion of resources or information placed on the bottom of the table on the left, using Times New Roman font size 10.


Figures displayed in the center of the page. Information of figures should be written below itself by using Times New Roman font size 12, center. Figures and number writing in bold font. Use Arabic numerals (1,2,3 etc) for numbering figures. Inclusion of resources or information placed below the illustration on the left, using Times New Roman font size 10.


4.      Publication charges

There is no charge or fee to publish paper in this journal.


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. Please refer to journal template-RIEBS

Copyright Notice

Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:

  1. Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.
  2. Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.
  3. Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work

Every submitted manuscript should be accompanied by "Copyright Transfer Agreement".




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