How to format your references using the Eurasian Economic Review citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Eurasian Economic Review. For a complete guide how to prepare your manuscript refer to the journal's instructions to authors.

Using reference management software

Typically you don't format your citations and bibliography by hand. The easiest way is to use a reference manager:

PaperpileThe citation style is built in and you can choose it in Settings > Citation Style or Paperpile > Citation Style in Google Docs.
EndNoteFind the style here: output styles overview
Mendeley, Zotero, Papers, and othersThe style is either built in or you can download a CSL file that is supported by most references management programs.
BibTeXBibTeX syles are usually part of a LaTeX template. Check the instructions to authors if the publisher offers a LaTeX template for this journal.

Journal articles

Those examples are references to articles in scholarly journals and how they are supposed to appear in your bibliography.

Not all journals organize their published articles in volumes and issues, so these fields are optional. Some electronic journals do not provide a page range, but instead list an article identifier. In a case like this it's safe to use the article identifier instead of the page range.

A journal article with 1 author
Jayawardhana, R. (2004). Astronomy. Unraveling brown dwarf origins. Science (New York, N.Y.), 303(5656), 322–323.
A journal article with 2 authors
Levison, H. F., & Morbidelli, A. (2003). The formation of the Kuiper belt by the outward transport of bodies during Neptune’s migration. Nature, 426(6965), 419–421.
A journal article with 3 authors
Royle, N. J., Hartley, I. R., & Parker, G. A. (2002). Sexual conflict reduces offspring fitness in zebra finches. Nature, 416(6882), 733–736.
A journal article with 8 or more authors
Nakamura, A., Kobayashi, M., Kuraoka, M., Yuasa, K., Yugeta, N., Okada, T., & Takeda, S. (2013). Initial pulmonary respiration causes massive diaphragm damage and hyper-CKemia in Duchenne muscular dystrophy dog. Scientific reports, 3, 2183.

Books and book chapters

Here are examples of references for authored and edited books as well as book chapters.

An authored book
Zhang, W., Chou, X., Shi, T., Ma, Z., Bao, H., Chen, J., et al. (2016). Measurement Technology for Micro-Nanometer Devices. Singapore: John Wiley & Sons Singapore Pte. Ltd.
An edited book
Rzoska, S., Drozd-Rzoska, A., & Mazur, V. (Eds.). (2010). Metastable Systems under Pressure. Dordrecht: Springer Netherlands.
A chapter in an edited book
Chase, J. G., Le Compte, A. J., Evans, A., Ward, L., Steel, J., Tan, C. S., et al. (2012). Tight Glycemic Control in Intensive Care: From Engineering to Clinical Practice Change. In Á. Jobbágy (Ed.), 5th European Conference of the International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering: 14–18 September 2011, Budapest, Hungary (pp. 11–14). Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer.

Web sites

Sometimes references to web sites should appear directly in the text rather than in the bibliography. Refer to the Instructions to authors for Eurasian Economic Review.

Blog post
Andrew, D. (2016, August 22). King Coal Is Dethroned In The US – And That’s Good News For The Environment. IFLScience. IFLScience. Accessed 30 October 2018


This example shows the general structure used for government reports, technical reports, and scientific reports. If you can't locate the report number then it might be better to cite the report as a book. For reports it is usually not individual people that are credited as authors, but a governmental department or agency like "U. S. Food and Drug Administration" or "National Cancer Institute".

Government report
Government Accountability Office. (1987). Missile Development: Development Status of the Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missile (No. NSIAD-87-168). Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office.

Theses and dissertations

Theses including Ph.D. dissertations, Master's theses or Bachelor theses follow the basic format outlined below.

Doctoral dissertation
McDougal, S. (2013). Military Town: Part One (Doctoral dissertation). California State University, Long Beach, Long Beach, CA.

News paper articles

Unlike scholarly journals, news papers do not usually have a volume and issue number. Instead, the full date and page number is required for a correct reference.

New York Times article
Pilon, M. (2012, October 3). Rooting On Home Team, and Voting on Its G.M. New York Times, p. B12.

In-text citations

References should be cited in the text by name and year in parentheses:

This sentence cites one reference (Jayawardhana 2004).
This sentence cites two references (Jayawardhana 2004; Levison and Morbidelli 2003).

Here are examples of in-text citations with multiple authors:

  • Two authors: (Levison and Morbidelli 2003)
  • Three or more authors: (Nakamura et al. 2013)

About the journal

Full journal titleEurasian Economic Review
ISSN (print)1309-422X
ISSN (online)2147-429X

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