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Discussion Paper Series Submission Guidelines

Macroeconomics Research Group Discussion Paper Series is open to MRG Group, Affiliates and Fellows. Papers relevant to macroeconomics research should be submitted to Accepted papers will be made available for download in PDF format from the MRG site and RePEc.

  1. Submissions should demonstrate a strong potential for publication, but have not yet been accepted for publication elsewhere.
  2. Please format papers as MS Word documents. Final formatting of papers as well as conversion to PDF format will be done by MRG staff; however it is the author’s responsibility to ensure that the references and citations are complete and accurate.
  3. Include a cover page with the title of the paper, author name(s), affiliation(s), biographical note(s), and complete contact information.
  4. An abstract suitable for MRG’s publicity materials and reports should be included as well as relevant key words.
  5. Inquiries and submissions should be directed to

Format and Distribution:

Discussion papers will be made available for download in PDF format from the MRG site unless the author specifically requests that the paper not be made available in electronic format.

MRG will attach a cover sheet indicating that discussion papers are unpublished manuscripts and should not be cited without author permission.

If your discussion paper is subsequently published, authors will be given the option to remove the paper from the series and have it replaced with a detailed citation for the published version.

Please notify MRG when your paper has been accepted.