Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Al-Mustashfa: Jurnal Penelitian Hukum Ekonomi Syariah is a journal that publishes current original research on the study of economics, business, business ethics, finance, contracts, economic thought, and courts using a Sharia economic law perspective.


Section Policies


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Peer Review Process

Review Policy of Al Mustashfa:

  1. Every article will be reviewed by the reviewer.
  2. The review process uses a Double Blind Review, meaning that the reviewer does not know the identity of the author, and the author does not know the identity of the reviewer.
  3. In the process of review, the reviewer gave consideration related to the suitability of the title, abstract, introduction, research methods, results discussion, and conclusions. In addition, the reviewer also gave consideration associated with novelty, scientific impact, and references used.


Publication Frequency

Al Mustashfa: Jurnal Penelitian Hukum Ekonomi Syariah Publish two times a year, ie Issue 1 Issue 2 in June and December.


Open Access Policy

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...


Publication Ethics

Duties of Authors.
Authors are responsible for providing original data without plagiarism and fraudulent data. Many forms of plagiarism such as copying or paraphrasing substantial parts of another's paper without attribution, or passing off researchers are prohibited. The author should ensure that they have written entirely original works concerning the manuscript submitted to Al Mustashfa. Authors are obliged to follow in peer review process set by Al Mustashfa. The submitted manuscript should not be under consideration or accepted for other journals. Where parts of the data have been published elsewhere, the sources have to be acknowledged or cited properly. Proper citation and permission are required when the authors reproduce data from other sources.

Duties of Editors.
Al Mustashfa editors are responsible for deciding which submitted articles should be published and which ones to be rejected. They have to evaluate the submitted manuscript for their intellectual and academic content without discrimination on race, gender, sexual orientation, religious belief, ethnic origin, citizenship, or the political or geographical origin of the authors. Al Mustashfa editors must not spread any information about a submitted manuscript to anyone other than the corresponding author, reviewers, potential reviewers, other editorial advisers, and the publisher, as appropriate. Unpublished materials disclosed in a submitted manuscript must not be used in the editor's own research without the express written consent of the author.

Duties of Reviewers.
Reviewers are requested to assist in improving the quality of the submitted manuscript through an objective review process within a scheduled period of time and to contribute to the decision-making process on the manuscript. The editors have to inform reviewers if find any published or submitted content similar to that under their review. Reviewers should avoid conflict of interest with respect to the research, the authors, and/or the research funders. Any confidentially of information supplied by the editor or author should be maintained.


Plagiarism Policy


Al-Mustashfa: Jurnal Penelitian Hukum Ekonomi Syariah editorial board recognises that plagiarism is not acceptable and therefore establishes the following policy stating specific actions (penalties) upon identification of plagiarism/similarities in articles submitted for publication in Al-Mustashfa. Al-Mustashfa will use Turnitin's originality checking software as the tool in detecting similarities of texts in article manuscripts and the final version of articles ready for publication. A maximum of 20% of similarities is allowed for the submitted papers. Should we find more than 25% of the similarity index, the article will be returned to the author for correction and resubmission.


Level of Plagiarism

Minor: A short section of another article is plagiarised without any significant data or idea taken from the other paper

Action: A warning is given to the authors and a request to change the text and properly cite the original article is made 

Intermediate: A significant portion of a paper is plagiarised without proper citation to the original paper
Action: The submitted article is rejected and the authors are forbidden to submit further articles for one year

Severe: A significant portion of a paper is plagiarised that involves reproducing original results or ideas presented in another publication
Action: The paper is rejected and the authors are forbidden to submit further articles for five years.


Each articles entry will be carried out the screening process for plagiarism check using Turnitin