Participation Requirements


Participation in the conference is free. Conference materials and certification participants will be appointed electronically.


Verification and approval of the article is carried out in next stages involving different procedures and criteria.

Title and abstract approval

  • Does the article topic correspond to the conference topics?
  • Is the article topic chosen correctly?
  • Title and abstract – content, grammar, length, terminology.

If the article title and abstract does not meet these criteria, the Editor-in-Chief may reject it or return it with remarks for corrections.

Full text approval

  • Does the full text match the title and abstract?
  • Does the layout match the conference template?
  • Does the article contain the following mandatory elements: abstract, introduction, argument, conclusion, references, title and abstract in English (Ukrainian, Russian)?
    • Is the abstract sufficiently informative?
    • Does the article contain adequate sources/references, state-of-the-problem analysis, purpose and tasks of the study?
    • Does the article contain experimental confirmation of the corresponding theoretical/numerical methods/models, results and discussion?
    • Does the conclusion summarize the results, the advantages of the method used, and the application areas?
    • Does the reference list contain adequate literary sources - such as quantity, topicality and representativeness?
    • Do the figures, charts, and tables meet the required quality? Are they numbered correctly?

If the article meets the criteria, the Editor-in-Chief directs it for review.

  • Very minor changes, such as corrections to language or layout, can be made by the Conference Secretariat. In such case, the edited version will be returned to the author for approval.
  • If the changes are more serious, the Editor-in-Chief returns the article with remarks for revision.

Review process

Each article goes through a review process. Reviewing is held in confidence by the principles of double-blind reviewing, when neither the author nor the reviewer know each other. The interaction between author and reviewers occurs in a way of correspondence by e-mail through the Conference Secretariat.

The Editor-in-Chief assigns reviewers both from Scientific Committee and external qualified professionals who have profound professional knowledge and experience in a particular scientific area: DSc., Professors. The reviewers meet the following criteria:

  • They have publications with an impact factor or impact rank.
  • Reviewers are not within the same organization as the article authors.

After the final analysis of the article, the reviewer fills out a standardized form (Article review), which contains a summary of recommendations. Conference Secretariat notify the author about the results of reviewing by e-mail.

If the reviewer has comments on the article and/or proposes corrections, the Editor-in-Chief returns the article for revision, giving the deadline and applying the review without disclosing his identity of the reviewer. The Editor-in-Chief approves corrected reports when the remarks are minor or sent them back to the reviewer – in case of serious remarks.

Upon completion of the review process, reports and reviews are submitted to the Editorial Board.

Editorial Board

The Editorial Board makes the final decision whether to publish or reject the article. Decisions of the board are based on the following criteria:

  • The recommendations and remarks in reviews.
  • The opinion of each Editorial Board member, formed upon analysis of the article, the reviews and the opinion of the Editor-in-Chief.

The Editorial Board may require additional review of any article.

SUBMISSION OF THE MANUSCRIPTS FOR PUBLICATION IN THE  "The bulletin of transport and industry economics"

Materials of researches dealing with modern problems of the state regulation of the economy of the country, the economy of the enterprise, transport complex of Ukraine, socio-economic relations, investment and innovation activity, management and marketing, economic psychology, ethics, morals and culture of business and other general economic issues.

The bulletin of transport and industry economics are included in the Catalogue of printed (electronic) periodical issues within the Catalogue of Academic Specialized Publications in Ukraine, where the results of Doctoral and Candidate of Sciences dissertations can be published (Order #157 of Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine of 09.02.2021).

The editorial board of “The bulletin of transport and industry economics” addresses the authors interested in publishing their papers and asks them to follow the requirements from the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine.

The papers which do not meet the requirements are not accepted for publication in The bulletin of transport and industry economics.

1. The structure of the papers.

UDC (in the top left corner).
The title of materials is through an interval below the middle (Columbian №14 bold, inscription)(with the language of the article).
The surname, initials of the author(s), scientific degree, academic title, position, the place of work are through an interval below the middle (Columbian №12,italics, bold) (with the language of the article).
The annotation in the language of the article (Ukrainian) is through an interval below the middle – 50 words (Columbian №12, italics) and key words (Columbian №12 italics, bold).
The title of materials, surname, initials of author(s), scientific degree, academic rank, position, place of work, annotation, key words (in Ukrainian  according to the language of the article) are through an interval.
The title of materials, surname, initials of author(s), scientific degree, academic rank, position, place of work, annotation, key words (in English, annotation – 1800 characters (mini summery of the article is to represent the main content of the article) are through an interval.
The text of the article is through an interval.
The list of references is through an interval (Columbian №14, bold, prescription)

The article parts

Formulation of the problem and its links with scientific and practical tasks. It can indicate the branch of knowledge (production) of the study, relevant character of the problem the author presents.

The analysis of recent studies and publications of specialists dealing with the problem; statement of parts of the general problem unsolved before.Based on by an author with Attribution.

Formation of the article`s goals (setting objectives). Statement of objectives of the article (statement of the task); the objective of the study, the basic material with sufficient substantiation of the results obtained.

Presenting main material of research. (with justification of scientific results).

Conclusions of the research and recommendations for further work in this direction. (text follows …)

The list of sources used with compulsory references to them in the text [1, p.23]. The bibliographical description should be arranged according to the State Standard Specification ДСТУ ГОСТ 7.1:2006 “Standards in information, library science and publishing. Bibliographic record. Bibliographic description. General requirements and rules.

The list of the sources has to include references to articles according to the subject of the study, published in international journals indexed in Scopus. The referred journals can be checked on

The list of the sources should be followed by information about the authors in two languages (the language of the article and English): surname, name, patronymic name, academic level, academic rank, department, division and full name of the organization where the author works or studies, contact telephone.

2. Formatting requirements:

All papers should be written using Microsoft Office Word 2003, Times New Roman font, 14 pt font size, single line spacing, formulas should be created with the Microsoft Word editor, tables should be created with MS Excel).

Figures to the text should be created in the jpg format. Margins (top, bottom, left and right) should be 25mm each. The figures should be indicated as Fig.1 (under the figure).

The authors are responsible for the content and translation of the article.

3. The following should be submitted:

  1. A covering letter with the permit for publication (if the article is submitted from another organization).
  2. A information about the author (surname, name and second name, scientific degree, academic rank, position, the place of work, address, phone numbers, e-mail)
  3. A printed version of the article.
  4. An electron version of the article should be sent to the editorial staff via e-mail or submitted via a flash drive.
  5. A review signed by a doctor of economics (if the author does not have a degree).

Requirements to publications