About the Journal

Trade Wind, started in the year 2004, is the annual publication of the Post-graduate Department of Commerce, Newman College, Thodupuzha, affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala. The journal is intended to promote research and debate in the area of commerce, business, management and legal practices. The journal aims to provide a forum to broaden and extend discussion about all areas of commerce and business. Emphasis is given to papers that address theoretical, empirical, applied and review papers of high quality. We invite original research articles, review articles, book reviews, report of conferences, various government reports, summary of PhD dissertations etc. Contributions should not exceed 5000 words.  Two copies of the typed matter in 1.5 space on A4 size paper should be submitted and it should be mailed to: sonyparackal1@gmail.com

First page should consist of an abstract of the work which should not exceed 300 words, title of the paper, names of authors. Acknowledgements should come before references.

Follow the APA style of referencing for 2014 issue onwards.

All contributions submitted will be subjected to peer review. The decision of the Editorial will be the final. Manuscripts sent for publication in Trade Wind should not have been published or sent for publication elsewhere. Copyrights are with Trade Wind and authors. Authors are responsible for copyright clearance. The opinions expressed in the articles are those of authors and do not reflect the opinion of the journal.  Neither the publisher nor the editors are in any way responsible for them.

Published by The Principal, Newman College, Thodupuzha.