Call for Papers: ALSD Student Journal on Economics Law [Vol 8]: Submit by Oct 31

About the organisation

Amity Law School, Delhi is a law school in New Delhi. Founded under the aegis of the Ritnand Balved Education Foundation (RBEF) in 1999. In June 2018, it revoked its affiliation to Guru Gobind Singh Indraprasth University and decided not to participate in its forthcoming counselling sessions with effect from the academic session 2018–19.

About the journal

The ALSD STUDENT JOURNAL, ISSN 2249 – 4421, an initiative of The STUDENT JOURNAL SOCIETY of AMITY LAW SCHOOL, DELHI (GGSIP UNIVERSITY) welcomes submissions for Volume VIII of the Journal. The theme for the issue is “Economic

The coverage of the Journal includes all new developments in the above-mentioned fields.


The scope of the Journal includes (but is not necessarily limited to) research pertaining to:

  • Environmental Impact of Economic Policies
  • Rise in Economic Offences: Need for a Stringent Regime.
  • National Interest Implications on International trade
  • Revamping of the Insolvency laws of India
  • Analysing existing trends in Mergers and Acquisitions and their challenges
  • Regulation of Artificial Intelligence and its Intersection with Patent Laws
  • Role of Economic Regulators
  • Regulation of Air and Space Laws

Co-authorship is allowed up to a maximum of two authors. Manuscripts can be in the form of Articles, Research Notes, Case Comments and Book Reviews. The last date for submission of full manuscript is 31st October 2019.

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General Guidelines

It is encouraged that the paper takes into account recent developments in Economic Laws. Submissions with contemporary legal relevance will be preferred over others.

Due consideration to the legal scope of the subject matter at hand is to be given. It is expected that political or sociological take on a given problem shall not be at the expense of legal relevance of the subject matter.

The flow of the content in the submissions must be in a logical manner, conveyed with utmost clarity and without any repetitive or circular arguments.

Formatting Guidelines

The body of the manuscript shall be in font size 12, Times New Roman, 1.5 line spacing. The footnotes shall be in font size 10, Times New Roman, 1.0 line spacing.

Word limit

Research Articles and Review Articles –5,000-7,000 words (Abstract of not more than 500 words)

  • Research Notes: 2,000-3,000 words (Abstract of not more than 350 words)
  • Case comments: 2,000-3,000 words (Abstract of not more than 350 words)
  • Book Reviews: 1,500-2,500 words (Abstract of not more than 350 words)

The word limit mentioned hereinabove is exclusive of footnotes.

In exceptional circumstances, if the manuscript exceeds the word limit, their publication may be allowed subject to the discretion of the Editorial Board.

Citation style

Citations must be done in the footnotes and conform to the Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation (20th  Edition) style.


All manuscripts must be the original work of the authors and must not have been published or considered for publication elsewhere.

Submission guidelines

The Authors are requested to fill in the details regarding the Author Name, Email, Title of Manuscript, Submission in Word format, University Name, Year of Study, Residential Address and Phone Number.

The submissions shall be made in the form of a Microsoft Word document (.doc/.docx). All papers must be submitted through this link.


All queries shall be emailed to alsdjournal[at] with the subject marked as “QUERY.” All suggestions/feedbacks shall be emailed to alsdjournal[at] with the subject marked as “FEEDBACK.”

Contact info

Srishti Khindaria: +91-9953151445

Siddharth Dhawan: +91-9910334337

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