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  • Malcolm Getz

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    (Department of Economics, Vanderbilt University)

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Compare the cost per article for publication in commercial journals, not-profit journals, and open-access journals. For universities that support open-archives and open-access journal management software as part of standard university infrastructure, the financial cost of hosting an additional journal is quite low. Scholars who commit to editing and promoting a journal need to focus primarily on the intellectual tasks with little concern for finances.

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Paper provided by Vanderbilt University Department of Economics in its series Vanderbilt University Department of Economics Working Papers with number 0517.

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Date of creation: May 2005
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Handle: RePEc:van:wpaper:0517

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Keywords: Journals; electronic publishing; open-access scholarship;

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  1. Ted Bergstrom, 2001. "Free Labor for Costly Journals?," Microeconomics 0106002, EconWPA.
  2. John J. Siegfried, 2006. "Report of the Treasurer," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 96(2), pages 493-496, May.
  3. repec:fth:calaec:16-01 is not listed on IDEAS
  4. Terry Plum & David Colander, 2004. "Efficiency, Journal Publishing and Scholarly Research - A Discussion Paper," Middlebury College Working Paper Series 0414, Middlebury College, Department of Economics.
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