How to format your references using the Review of Economic Perspectives (Národohospodárský obzor) citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Review of Economic Perspectives (Národohospodárský obzor). 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
TÜRLER, Andreas, 2015. Nuclear chemistry: Lawrencium bridges a knowledge gap. Nature. 9 April 2015. Vol. 520, no. 7546, p. 166–167.
A journal article with 2 authors
EZENWA, Vanessa O. and JOLLES, Anna E., 2015. Epidemiology. Opposite effects of anthelmintic treatment on microbial infection at individual versus population scales. Science (New York, N.Y.). 9 January 2015. Vol. 347, no. 6218, p. 175–177.
A journal article with 3 authors
DUNN, Bruce, KAMATH, Haresh and TARASCON, Jean-Marie, 2011. Electrical energy storage for the grid: a battery of choices. Science (New York, N.Y.). 18 November 2011. Vol. 334, no. 6058, p. 928–935.
A journal article with 4 or more authors
BROWN, C. E., HOWE, L., SOUSA, K., ALLEY, S. C., CARROZZA, M. J., TAN, S. and WORKMAN, J. L., 2001. Recruitment of HAT complexes by direct activator interactions with the ATM-related Tra1 subunit. Science (New York, N.Y.). 22 June 2001. Vol. 292, no. 5525, p. 2333–2337.

Books and book chapters

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

An authored book
GWYNNE, Anthony, 2013. Guide to Building Control. Oxford, UK: Wiley-Blackwell. ISBN 9781118507728.
An edited book
TERZE, Zdravko (ed.), 2014. Multibody Dynamics: Computational Methods and Applications. Cham: Springer International Publishing. Computational Methods in Applied Sciences. ISBN 9783319072593.
A chapter in an edited book
TROBAUGH, James J. and LOWE, Mannie, 2012. When Things Go Wrong. In: LOWE, Mannie (ed.), Winning LEGO MINDSTORMS Programming. Berkeley, CA: Apress. p. 43–55. ISBN 9781430245360.

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 Review of Economic Perspectives (Národohospodárský obzor).

Blog post
ANDREW, Danielle, 2015. A Brief History Of Everything, With Neil deGrasse Tyson. IFLScience [online]. 22 July 2015. [Accessed 30 October 2018]. Available from:


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, 2010. GAO-11-10: Higher Education: Stronger Federal Oversight Needed to Enforce Ban on Incentive Payments to School Recruiters. 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
LEMHENEY, Alexander J., 2014. Design and development of virtual reality simulation for teaching high-risk low-volume problem-prone office-based medical emergencies. Doctoral dissertation. Malibu, CA: Pepperdine University.

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
BELSON, Ken and PILON, Mary, 2012. Gatlin, Continuing Comeback from Ban, Earns Return to the Olympics. New York Times. 25 June 2012. p. D8.

In-text citations

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

This sentence cites one reference (Türler 2015).
This sentence cites two references (Türler 2015; Ezenwa, Jolles 2015).

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

  • Two authors: (Ezenwa, Jolles 2015)
  • Three authors: (Dunn, Kamath, Tarascon 2011)
  • Four or more authors: (Brown, Howe, Sousa, Alley, Carrozza, Tan, Workman 2001)

About the journal

Full journal titleReview of Economic Perspectives (Národohospodárský obzor)
ISSN (print)1804-1663

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