Scope and policy
Is an Economic journal that includes both
theoretical and empirical contributions in English and Spanish in all
economic topics. However, devoting particular attention to empirical research
of special interest for the Chilean economy and other underdeveloped countries.
All papers must go through refereeing process by two
As part of our editorial policy, an answer regarding
the status of a paper will not exceed two months from its reception. If
that were not the case, the authors are free to send their paper for consideration
for publication elsewhere.
Form and preparation of manuscripts
Papers should be written in English or
Spanish. The articles approved will be published in the original language.
All submitted manuscripts should be typed on one side, with wide margins
and double spaced.
- The first page must include the following information:
paper title, name, address and affiliation of the author(s) and a summary
of no more than 100 words. Include the JEL classification and up to
five keywords that describe your paper for indexing purposes.
- Footnotes should be the fewest possible in quantity
and extension. They must be numbered in serial order. Please avoid formulas
- Equations should be numbered in consecutive order.
When the derivation of a formula has been condensed, an additional page
should be included with a full derivation.
- Tables and graphs must be included in a different
page. They should be numbered and should include all the information
needed for interpretation as well as the data sources.
- References should be quoted in the text as follows:
Hirshleifer (1958). Where three or more authors are listed in the reference
list, please cite in the text as: Judge et al. (1985). The author is
responsible for the existence of a perfect correspondence between names
and year of the reference and what appear in the section of references.
- References should listed at the end of the paper
alphabetically in the following style:
Hirshleifer, J. (1958). "On the Theory of Optimal
Investment Decisions", Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 56;
Judge G., W. Griffiths, R.Carter, H. Lutkepohl, and
T. Lee. (1985). The Theory and Practice of Econometrics. 2nd edition.
Sending of manuscripts
[About the journal] [Editorial
Universidad de Chile
Facultad de Economía y Negocios
Departamento de Economía
Diagonal Paraguay #257, Of. 1606
Santiago - Chile
Tel.: (56-2) 2978 3410
Fax: (56-2) 2634 7342