Guidelines for authors

Draft papers for the Working Paper Series should be submitted electronically as MS Word documents to the Editorial Convenor at Papers should be double-spaced and be within the range of 5,000 to 7,500 words.

The manuscript must include a 750 word summary for dissemination purposes, ideally in the form of a policy brief.

The first page of the draft should include (a) the paper’s title, (b) the author’s name, title, current address, telephone, and e-mail address, and (c) an abstract of no more than 150 words. No more than three levels of headings should be used.

Style of references

Authors should use APA referencing style.


All submissions should be emailed to with WPS Submission in the email ‘subject’ field. Please address any queries also to this email address.

Note: Contributing a paper to the Working Paper Series does not prohibit publication in other arenas.