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
Richman, D. D. (2015). HIV: Cure by killing. Nature, 528(7581), 198–199.
A journal article with 2 authors
Kieffer, S. W., & Jakosky, B. M. (2008). Planetary science. Enceladus--oasis or ice ball? Science (New York, N.Y.), 320(5882), 1432–1433.
A journal article with 3 authors
Gu, M., Kang, H., & Li, X. (2014). Breaking the diffraction-limited resolution barrier in fiber-optical two-photon fluorescence endoscopy by an azimuthally-polarized beam. Scientific reports, 4, 3627.
A journal article with 8 or more authors
Lee, J. H., Holland, T. B., Mukherjee, A. K., Zhang, X., & Wang, H. (2013). Direct observation of Lomer-Cottrell locks during strain hardening in nanocrystalline nickel by in situ TEM. Scientific reports, 3, 1061.

Books and book chapters

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

An authored book
Anderson, J. C., & Naeim, F. (2012). Basic Structural Dynamics. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
An edited book
Wang, J. (2014). Human Action Recognition with Depth Cameras. (Z. Liu & Y. Wu, Eds.). Cham: Springer International Publishing.
A chapter in an edited book
Saran, A., Serviere, L., Kalliny, M., & Minor, M. S. (2015). Desire for Visual Aesthetics (DVA) in the Store Environment: Concept and Measurement. In H. E. Spotts (Ed.), Revolution in Marketing: Market Driving Changes: Proceedings of the 2006 Academy of Marketing Science (AMS) Annual Conference (pp. 4–4). Cham: Springer International Publishing.

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
Hale, T. (2016, October 12). Experts Announce Plan to Create World’s First “Space Nation.” 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. (1997). Multiple Launch Rocket System: Range Less Than Needed and Sustained Rocket Production Not Ensured (No. NSIAD-97-196R). 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
Bible, P. W. (2013). Integrating Heterogeneous Datasets for Functional Profiling of Transcription Factors and Their Target Genes (Doctoral dissertation). University of Louisiana, Lafayette, LA.

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
Brantley, B. (2016, December 7). Banality and Trouble? They’re Neighbors. New York Times, p. C1.

In-text citations

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

This sentence cites one reference (Richman 2015).
This sentence cites two references (Kieffer and Jakosky 2008; Richman 2015).

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

  • Two authors: (Kieffer and Jakosky 2008)
  • Three or more authors: (Lee et al. 2013)

About the journal

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

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