African Review of Economics and Finance

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs

What is the deadline for submissions?
Full paper submission deadline: 1 May 2019
Can I submit more than one paper?
Each author can only submit ONE paper for consideration.
If you have co-authored a different paper with someone else, they can submit that paper.
Can I submit by email?
No. All papers must be submitted online.
The current link to the online submission system can be found in the submission guide.
You can only submit after you have logged in. Click here to submit
Can I submit an abstract only?
Due to the refereeing process, we require Full Papers. However, please note the following
  • You are not required to submit the final version at the initial stage, a draft will suffice
  • Only the final submission will be made publicly available (i.e. only the referee will see the draft version)
  • If your paper is accepted, you will have the opportunity to replace the draft with the final version before the programme is finalised.
Is funding available? If so, how do I apply for funding?
Unfortunately, there is no funding available. However, we give consideration to graduate students without funding, on case by case basis.
Will you publish my paper?
The conference proceedings will be published in book form that complies fully with the South African Department of Higher Education and Training requirements for accreditation.
Can I submit a paper accepted by a journal?
Please note that if you wish to submit a paper which has recently been accepted for publication, you should only do so if your publisher is happy with this. Some publishers embargo content, so you should check with them first.
How do I update my details? E.g. Email/Institution/address
Email cannot be updated, however you can update your Institution and address whenever you want to submit a paper
How can I reset my password?
To reset your password please click on Forgot Your Password on the login screen

Any other questions

If you can't find help from the Submissions Guide, then please email with the subject line "CSAE Conference" to [email protected] or [email protected] or [email protected]

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