Journal of Policy Research (JPR)

ISSN - 2410-8162 (Online)

Instructions for Authors

The corresponding author should ensure that authorship is limited to those who have made a significant contribution to the conception, design, execution, or interpretation of the submitted paper.

Submission of an article implies that the work described has not been published previously (except in the form of an abstract or as part of a published lecture or academic thesis or as an electronic preprint).

Language

Please write your text in good English (American or British usage is accepted, but not a mixture of these).

Plagiarism Policy

Following the instructions of Higher Education of Pakistan for Researchers/Authors, the journal will not accept the the papers having 20 percent or more similarity index detected by plagiarism checking software ‘Turnitin’.  The author will be responsible if plagiarism is detected at any stage of review publication, after publication and during review process. Even after publication of paper if plagiarism is indicated by someone and confirmed by Editorial Staff of the Journal, the papers publication will stand canceled and author or institution will be informed.

Publication Fee

Journal charge $300 as publication fee after blind peer review and acceptance of manuscript in order to meet the processing expenses. These charges also include the two (02) complementary hard copies excluding hard copies delivery charges. The journal may give concession the publication fee in the case of financial hardship.

Title Page

The title page of manuscript must include the full title, the full name and affiliation of all authors as well as full contact information of corresponding author.  The abstract  should be on second page of manuscript.

References

References should be in APA style/format but there are no strict requirements on reference formatting at submission. The format as long as the style should be consistent. Where applicable, author(s) name(s), journal title/book title, chapter title/article title, year of publication, volume number/book chapter and the pagination must be present.