Journal Style Sheet
- Prepare the paper in English.
- Submit the paper in MS Word (for PCs) or RTF (for Macs)
- Paper should have a Title (between 5 and 15 words), an Abstract (between 150 and 200
words) and Keywords (between 5 and 8 words)
- For each author, give institutional affiliation, city, state (province), postal code,
country, and email address. If there is no affiliation available then give the rest
of the information mentioned above.
- For multiple authored papers identify the Corresponding Author
- Submit all papers to SBAJ@tsu.edu . In the email, identify the classification that you would recommend for the paper
such as Pedagogy, Online Teaching, Flipped Classroom, Blended Teaching, Accounting,
Management, MIS, Marketing, Finance, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Supply Chain, etc.
- Starting in page 2, place the paper content along with the title but not any author
information. This will facilitate blind refereeing.
- Do not include a Table of Contents
- Use Single space for spacing, Times New Roman 12 font and 1” margins all around
- Use single column format
- Insert page numbers
- Use subheadings such as Introduction, Literature Review, Methodology, . . ., Conclusion,
- List all Tables consecutively. Each Table should have a number and a brief description
placed above the Table.
- List all Figures consecutively. Each Figure should have a number and a brief description
placed below the Figure. All accepted papers should submit a 600 dpi resolution Figures.
- Use APA style for references. For web references give latest Access Date in mm/dd/yy
format. All references should have an author or organization given first. See samples
- List references in alphabetical order
- Where applicable, the references should be cited in the body of text. See sample below.
- For any additional details please contact the Editor-in-Chief: Dr. S. Srinivasan,
firstname.lastname@example.org or 713-313-7776.
Sample References: For the sake of readability a blank line is placed between references. If the number
of authors exceeds three, then list the first author followed by et al instead of
listing all the authors.
Anderson, R. 2013. A new approach to using social media in online teaching, http://www.myweb.edu Accessed 02/15/14.
Lee, H., et al. 2010. Marketing Practices, Indianapolis, USA: Cengage Publishing.
NIST. 2008. Recommendations for use of secure transaction cards, http://www.nist.gov Accessed 03/12/14.
Rodriguez, T. 2011. Teaching Principles of Finance as a Blended Course, Chapter in
Online Education in Finance, Editors: Gonzalez and Papadopoulos, New York, USA: Wiley
Wilson, J. 2013. Role of Fraud Examiner in Auditing, Journal of XYZ, vol. 21, #2,
Wilson, J. and Garcia, M. 2011. An examination of forensic accounting in SMEs, American
Journal of Accounting, vol. 10, #4, 27-33.
Zhang, Q. n.d. Relevance of Cloud Computing for Enterprises, http://www.majorcompany.com Accessed 04/22/14.
Sample use of reference in the body of text:
It is clear from the review of literature that financial fraud is quite prevalent
in a variety of industries (Rodriguez, 2011).