Authors should submit papers electronically via the journal’s electronic submission system at the link below.

JIRD publishes original, peer-reviewed manuscripts that provide theoretically informed empirical analyses of issues in international relations and international political economy, as well as original theoretical or conceptual analyses.

The submission system is designed to be self-explanatory but help is available within the submission site via the ‘Author Instructions’ tab.

Authors should submit a minimum of two files. For articles and technical notes, they should contain the following elements:

1. Author Information File:

  • the title of the article
  • the author(s)' names and affiliations
  • full contact details (including email, postal address and phone and fax numbers) for the corresponding author

2. Article:

  • the title of the article
  • a summary or abstract of not more than 150 words
  • keywords
  • the article in full, including references

3. Figures and Tables

  • Figures and tables may be uploaded either embedded in the main article file or as separate files.

Authors should confirm at point of submission that their article is not under consideration for publication elsewhere.

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