**Advance Journal of Econometrics and Finance**

**Research Policy**

**1. Purpose**

The purpose of this research policy is to outline the guidelines and standards for manuscript submissions, peer review process, publication ethics, and author responsibilities for the Advance Journal of Econometrics and Finance.

**2. Manuscript Submission**

2.1 Manuscripts submitted to the Advance Journal of Econometrics and Finance must be original contributions to the field of econometrics and finance.

2.2 Authors should ensure that their submissions comply with the journal's formatting and style guidelines, which are available on the journal's website.

2.3 Authors must disclose any conflicts of interest that may affect the research or its interpretation.

2.4 Manuscripts must be submitted through the journal's online submission system. Submissions via email or any other means will not be considered.

**3. Peer Review Process**

3.1 All submitted manuscripts will undergo a rigorous peer review process to ensure the quality and integrity of the research published in the Advance Journal of Econometrics and Finance.

3.2 Reviewers will evaluate manuscripts based on their originality, significance, methodology, clarity, and adherence to ethical standards.

3.3 The peer review process will be conducted anonymously to ensure impartiality and objectivity.

3.4 Authors will be provided with feedback from reviewers to help improve the quality of their research.

**4. Publication Ethics**

4.1 Authors must adhere to the highest standards of ethical conduct in their research and writing.

4.2 Plagiarism in any form is strictly prohibited. Authors must ensure that their work is original and properly cited.

4.3 Authors must declare any conflicts of interest that may arise from their research or its publication.

4.4 Fabrication or falsification of data is unacceptable and will result in immediate rejection of the manuscript.

4.5 Authors are responsible for obtaining permissions for any copyrighted material included in their manuscripts.

**5. Author Responsibilities**

5.1 Authors are responsible for the accuracy and integrity of their research.

5.2 Authors must ensure that all co-authors have agreed to the submission of the manuscript and its content.

5.3 Authors must respond promptly to any queries or requests for clarification from the journal's editorial team.

5.4 Authors must inform the journal promptly if they discover any errors or inaccuracies in their published work.

**6. Revision and Correction**

6.1 Authors may be required to revise their manuscripts based on feedback from reviewers and the editorial team.

6.2 Authors must submit revised manuscripts within the specified timeframe.

6.3 The editorial team reserves the right to make minor edits to manuscripts for clarity and consistency.

**7. Copyright and Licensing**

7.1 Authors retain the copyright to their published work in the Advance Journal of Econometrics and Finance.

7.2 Manuscripts published in the journal are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License, allowing others to distribute, remix, adapt, and build upon the work, provided the original author(s) and source are properly credited.

**8. Policy Review**

This research policy will be reviewed periodically to ensure that it remains up-to-date and reflects the evolving standards and practices in the field of econometrics and finance.

**9. Contact Information**

For any inquiries regarding this research policy or manuscript submissions, please contact the editorial office of the Advance Journal of Econometrics and Finance.