How to Submit



『Instructions for Authors』


Manuscripts should be submitted by EMAIL, and the Author will be asked to sign an Agreement on Submission and Copyright Assignment and send by Email or fax.  

Manuscripts that have been published in other journals, or their translations or summaries will not be accepted.

Journal of Market Economy will be published on 28th of February, 30th of June, and 31th of October.

We receive manuscripts at any time.

Every article published in our journal is given a contribution award of KRW 1,000,000.

Contacts for further information regarding submission to the Journal of Market Economy are as follows:



Editorial Office Information


Journal of Market Economy Editorial Office [K408]

Sogang Research Institute of Market Economy

35 Baekbum-ro, Mapo-gu

Seoul 121-742, Korea

Tel: +82-2-705-8226 Fax: +82-2-704-8226

Email : rime@sogang.ac.kr



Review Process


Authors will be asked to sign a Paper Submission Form and an Agreement on Copyright Assignment.

In signing the form it is assumed that authors have agreed to the submission and that the manuscript is not currently being

considered for publication by any other journal. The outline of the journal’s manuscript decision process includes

submission, editorial decision on whether the paper should be reviewed, peer review, decisions after review, revision,

acceptance in principle, final submission and acceptance, proofs, advance online publication, and print publication.




Style of Manuscripts


[Style of Manuscripts]

Manuscripts should be written in English.

(Authors for whom English is a second language must ensure their manuscript are professionally edited.)

Manuscripts must be prepared on A4 paper using the "Times New Roman" font, size 11p (Based on MS-word processor).


[Abstracts and keywords]



The length of an abstract will be around 100words. And the abstract should not contain abbreviations or references.



The keywords will be provided around 5 words.  


JEL classification

JEL classification should be provided.



[Title page]


Title page should contain (i) the title of the paper, (ii) the full name, department, affiliation of the authors, and (iii) the full postal and email address, and facsimile and telephone numbers of the author to whom correspondence about the manuscript should be sent. Manuscripts with more than one author should display names in order of their contribution.



When Romanization of other foreign languages is necessary, author must comply with the following: The first word of proper nouns, such as names of people and geographical locations, must begin with a capital letter. And, abbreviation of names of groups and organizations must be written in capital letters.




Terms, units, names of people and terminology must remain consistent throughout the whole manuscript.



[Numbers in following order]

Manuscript is organized as Title - Table of Contents - Body , and the Table of Contents should be placed right under the author name.

The Phrase and paragraph of main body should be divided into the following order : I 1. 1) II 1

Ex)   I. Introduction
            1. The Model
               1) Research
            2. The Empirical Results
        II. Implications
            1. The Model



Avoid footnotes if possible , but if you use footnotes, then display on the top right of the phase with serial number (for example : 1), 2)) and write down the specific information on the bottom of the page with the serial number



 In the case of formula, numbering on the right side of that line (e.g "(1)"), without distinction of the chapter and section. Do not mark a point or a line in front of the serial number.. 



Tables: Tables must be numbered with Arabic numerals.

e.g  <Table 1>).

Tables must be placed in the middle of the page.

Tables must be self-contained, in the sense that the reader must be able to understand them.


[Figures ]

Figures must be numbered with Arabic numerals. E.g <figure1>.

Figures must be placed in the middle of the page. Figures must be self-contained. Diagrams should be presented in a form suitable for immediate reproduction (i.e., not requiring redrawing).



1)If you cite the Journal , then label the Journal name as “  ”.

In the case of book, write the name of book in Italic.

2) References must be in alphabetical order (name of people and organizations). Foreign reference written in foreign language must be translated into English and follow the same rule

3) References with the same author must be displayed as well.

4) For example,


1. Hall, P.(1986), Governing the Economy: The Politics of State Intervention in Britain and France, Oxford University Press.

    Journal Article

2. Becker, G. S., and G. J. Stigler(1974), "Law Enforcement, Malfeasance, and Compensation of Enforcers," Journal of

Legal Studies, 3, 1-18.



Appendix should be attached between the end of the body and beginning of references.



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