Stuff and Things-Paying for Publication

TitleStuff and Things-Paying for Publication
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication1999
PublisherNational Academy of Engineering, Online Ethics Center
KeywordsAuthorship , SCIENCE
AbstractStuff and Things s the top rated journal in both the fields but is in financial trouble because of the rising publication costs. The ASST board is considering instituting page charges (where authors would pay to publish in the journal) instead of raising subscription prices. The board cannot decide.
NotesUsed with permission of Association for Practical and Professional Ethics. Case drawn from Research Ethics: Cases and Commentaries, Volume Three, Brian Schrag, Ed., February 1999.
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