AUTHOR GUIDELINES

  1. The manuscript which is sent to the Wacana Equiliberium is the original text of thought and research in the field of economic of science that has not been published in any journal either nationally or internationally or is not being proposed in other journals and is not the result of plagiarism by others as evidenced by the letter statement of originality of works.
  2. The script is typed in Indonesia or English Language with Microsoft Word program, Times New Roman letter, 12 pts size, with space 1 in 2 columns. Edge 2 cm across all edges, Formulas and equations are written with Microsoft Equation. The manuscript is printed on a 5 - 15 page A4 paper. The manuscript shall be sent http://journal.uim.ac.id/index.php/equilibrium
  3. The manuscript is reviewed in double blind review by the reviewers (bestari partners) who have been appointed in accordance with the field of expertise. The author of the article is given an opportunity to correct (revise) the manuscript on the basis of recommendations / suggestions from reviewers or editors. Certainty of loading or rejection of the manuscript will be notified in writing.
  4. Systematic writing of articles of thought and research in the field of economic consists of: Title; Author's Name; email and Institution; Abstract and Keywords; Preliminary; Method; Results and Discussion; Cover; and References.
    1. The titleshould be short (consisting of a maximum of 20 words), straightforward and informative (able to describe the content of the subject matter). The title is printed in capital letters in the middle, with a size of 12 pts. It does not contain non-standard mathematical or abbreviated formulas.
    2. The author's nameis listed without an academic degree, with the name of the institution which is placed under the title of the article. The author should include a correspondence or e-mail address.
    3. Abstracts are written in Indonesia and English Language with a maximum length of 150 words containing the main issues, research objectives, methods and research results. Number of keywords is maximum 5 word or word combinations. Abstract typed with Times New Roman font, 11 pts with single spacing.
    4. Introductioncontains background, research context, literature review, and research objectives. The entire introductory section is described in an integrated form in paragraphs, with a length of 15-20% of the total length of the article.
    5. Methodscontains research design, data sources, data collection techniques, and data analysis which is conducted by researchers, with a length of 10-15% of the total length of the article.
    6. Results and Discussioncontains detailed descriptions of all research results and their analysis. The results can be completed with tables, graphs, drawings and / or charts. Discussion of meaningful results, answering research problems, interpreting findings, integrating findings from research into existing collections of knowledge, composing new theories or modifying existing theories and benchmarking with theory and / or similar research results. The length of exposure results and discussion of 40-60% of the total length of the article.
    7. Concludingcontains conclusions and suggestion. Conclusion is the essence of the results of the discussion which contains research findings in the form of answers to research questions. In the conclusion section should also put forward the implications of research results for the development of science and technology. Mention for whom and for what advice is addressed. The cover is presented in paragraph form, with a length of 10-15% of the total length of the article.
    8. Referencesonly contain the sources referenced in the manuscript. Referral sources used 80% of primary sources such as scientific journals or research reports and is a library published last 10 years.
  5. Referrals and quotations using techniques (final name, year) with the following rules:
    1. If there are two authors, the referrals are made by naming the names of the two authors followed by the year. Example: (Utami & Denny, 2015).
    2. If the author is more than two, simply the first author written with the description followed by et al. or et.al in accordance with the language used in the manuscript. Example: (Suherman et al., 2015) or (Suherman et. al., 2015).
  6. Writing a reference list using the APA Reference System. The list of references is arranged alphabetically and chronologically. The entire team of authors should be listed in full. The author's first names are abbreviated and written after the last name. The last name should be the same as the one in the script.