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  • The authors of the manuscripts sent to the VAN YYÜ BF Journal and the names of the reviewers who evaluate these manuscripts are mutually confidential. The Editorial Board sends at least two referees after preliminary evaluation of the articles received. The Editorial Board can increase the number of referees when necessary. The referees notify the Editorial Board of their written opinions by paying due attention to the matters specified in the evaluation forms. The results of referee reports, i.e., publication, publication after correction and rejection are transmitted to the author(s). After the author (s) have performed the correction within (15) days, the article is sent to the referee(s) again by the Editorial Board. The Editorial Board is authorized to make the final evaluation on all the articles that come to the publishing stage. The writer is informed about his writings’ publication status and requested to submit a Copyright Form to the Journal Editor. Otherwise the related article cannot be published.

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    (La Porta vd., 1982) (If there is more than one author).

                     (Elin ve Agli, 2002; Kleber, 2004)2. All sources referred to in the text must be specified in the references; Outgoing sources should not be placed on the references. The references must be written in alphabetical order on a separate page (at the end).The page numbers of articles in journals and compilations must be clearly indicated. Internet resources should indicate the date of access. At the references, the following sampled formulas must be observed:BOOKSGÖNENÇ, Halit and KARADALI, Ece C. (2005), Türk Sermaye Piyasasnda Kurumsal Çeitlendirme ve Firma Performans, SPK Publications, Ankara.JOURNALSBAYKAL, Bekir Stk (1944), “Lord Salisbury’nin Osmanl mparatorluunu Taksim Plan”, The Journal of The AÜDTCF, Volume 2, Issue 5, p. 773-782.


KARASU, Koray (2010), “Bakanlar Kurulunun Örgütlenmesi”, Yönetim Üzerine, (Preparing to publication: pek Özkal Sayan), AÜSBF, KAYAUM, Ankara, 227–258.

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