Guidelines For Author

The Guidelines for Writing Article

The article employs one column format, one-and-half (1.5) space, uses A4 paper size, Arial typography, 11 points font size, except for tables, graphics, pictures, etc, which adjusts the author's requisite, or, unless the formats are specific in each article section (eg. title, article information, abstract, references, etc). The article consists of abstracts (both in English and Bahasa Indonesia), content, and references. Table is presented in the middle of the text with its information aligned with the left margin and located above the flat table placed above the table. The role applies to pictures and graphs presented. The entire article (including tables, images and mathematical equations) is written in an editable format for editors.

Systematic of the Article

The results of a systematic study consist of: title, article’s information, author's name (without academic degree), full address of the author's institution, correspondence address (electronic preferred), abstract, keywords, introduction includes hypothesis development (if any), research methods, results and discussions, conclusions and suggestions, and bibliography. The following are the instructions for each section of the manuscript and other things required in writing the manuscript.


The title consists of a maximum of 20 words with all capital letters.

Article’s Information

The article information consists of the article's DOI, ISSN, ISSN-e, editorial history, correspondent and author institution’s full address (road, building number, city and country). Editor will help to fill the DOI, ISSN, ISSN-e and editorial history meanwhile the rest become the author's obligations .

Identity of Author

Authors' names are written sequentially lengthwise from the first author without academic degree. The field of study, institution and the country of each author per line. The same institution of the author can be written once with annotation. Jurnal Ilmiah Bisnis dan Ekonomi Asia accepts only three writers in an article at maximum.


Abstract is written both in Indonesian and English that contains 70-150 words in a paragraph for each. The abstract for research result article contains: research objectives, population, sampling techniques, samples, methods used, key findings, and conclusions. There should be no number involved in abstract.


Keywords are mentioned below the abstract, written in English or Indonesian, containing 3 to 5 words or phrases. The keywords contain words or phrases which are often used in manuscripts and considered to represent and / or relate to the topic discussed.


Introduction is written without subtitles / sub chapters and stating the outset of articles containing topics, gap phenomena / research gap / theoretical gap, problems, objectives, originality, grand theory / theory used in the study, and hypothesis formulation. Introduction offers theoretical concepts, ideas, and presents the findings of previous research as comparators, as well as the strengthening, enrichment and refinement of discussion, analysis and interpretation. The presentation should be coherent chronologically and the logical relationship between one paragraph and the following paragraph should be clear.


Method is the sufficient information for the reader to follow the research flow well, so that the reader who will examine or develop similar research obtains the description of the research steps. This section describes the types of research and data types, population and sample, operational research variables, the data used (types and sources), data collection technique, and data analysis technique (model analysis).

Result and Discussion

The results are presented systematically, written without sub-chapters and written out completely in advance, then the author writes result discussion. The result narration contains the information, which is taken from the data, does not tell the data as it is, but tell the meaning of the data or information. For the information clarification purposes, the author can add tables, images, etc. In addition, the results also present the items listed in the research objectives or the results of hypothesis examination which is proposed along with each step taken to the examination as written in the method section.

Discussion suggests results interpretation, argument development by linking the results, theories, and opinions, including the comparison with previous research results. It is also important to raise the possibility of their research results contributing to the development of science. This section does not rewrite the data on the research results.


Conclusion answers the objectives of research or study based on more comprehensive meaning of results and discussion of research. Suggestions are addressed for practical action (to the participating institution), for the development of new theories, and for further research.


Manuscripts are written by using standard citation application (Mendeley/ Endnote/Zotero). Reference uses APA6 (American Psychological Association) style reference manager. The references used had better be the latest references published in the last 10 years since the article is written. The total literature required is 12 or more and at least 80% of them are primary sources (for example, scientific journals). References are arranged alphabetically, chronologically and typed in indentation style, single-spaced, for example:

References from journal:

Demiralp, I., D Mello, R., Schlingemann, F. P., & Subramaniam, V. (2011). Are There Monitoring Benefits to Institutional Ownership? Evidence from Seasoned Equity Offerings. Journal of Corporate Finance, 17(1), 1340-1359.

References from book:

Ferdinand, A. (2011). Metode Penelitian Manajemen, Pedoman Penelitian untuk Penulisan Skripsi, Tesis, dan Disertasi Ilmu Manajemen. Semarang: Badan Penerbit Undip.

References from internet: Tindak Tegas Penipu Laporan Keuangan Bakrie. Accessed on January 27, 2011.

References from Proceeding:

Khafid, M. (2015). Factors Affecting Earnings Persistence (Institutional Ownership as a Moderating Variable). Proceeding, Airlangga Accounting International Conference.

References from Unpublished Works (Thesis, Dissertation, etc):

Wahyudin, A. (2012). Pengaruh Ownership Structure terhadap Debt Policy dengan Prinsip-Prinsip Corporate Governance sebagai Variabel Intervening. Dissertation. Economics Doctoral Study Program Postgraduate Program of Diponegoro University.

State Documents:

Peraturan Bank Indonesia Nomor: 11/25/PBI/2009 Tentang Penerapan Manajemen Risiko bagi Bank Umum.


The citation in manuscript articles is written in the format of names (one word) and years, such as: Fachrurrozie (2011) if it's written at the commencement of a sentence, and (Yanto, 2012) if it's written at the end of a sentence. If there are more than two authors used et al. After the first author's name, such as: Asrori, et al. (2010). For more than one reference, citations are based on chronology of the year or alphabets if there is the same year. Example: (Asrori, 2010; Kiswanto, 2010; Mukhibad, 2010; Yanto, 2010)) or (Niswah, 2008, Wahyudin, 2009, Khafid, 2010). The source of citations taken from the work of the agency should mention the acronyms of the institution concerned, for example, (IAI, 2013)


Table or picture is presented in the body of the text. Each table or picture is given a serial number, the corresponding title to the contents of the table or picture, and the quotation source (if relevant) beneath the table/figure. Titles of tables and figures use the same font as the article, but bold. Table uses the font size according to the writer's requisite, single line spacing, table headings which is located on top, starting from the left margin, while the figure is presented by taking the middle position from the right-left.


Author is suggested to use the equation editor in the typing formula. The formulas should be located on the left where the caption number is at the end of the right margin which is preceded by periods along the formula and description number.


Guideline for Authors GFA