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The Internal Politics of Journal Editing

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  • Barnett, William A.

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I have been invited to write an essay for The American Economist on my experiences as founder and editor of the Cambridge University Press journal, Macroeconomic Dynamics. I have decided to focus the essay on my experiences in starting up the journal. Few economists, who have not themselves started up a new journal, are aware of the nature of the process and its sometimes very complicated academic politics.

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Paper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 16459.

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Date of creation: 24 Jul 2009
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Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:16459

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Keywords: journal editing; essay; academic politics; interviews; macroeconomics; dynamics;

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