Peer review: An expensive business

  • Learned Publishing, January 2016, Wiley
  • DOI: 10.1002/leap.1012

A consideration of the costs of peer review and its return-on-investment for publishers and academia

What is it about?

A short opinion piece about peer review in academic journals.

Why is it important?

It raises some issues over the current peer review processes which are commonly ignored - in particular the issue of cost in time as well as in money.


Pippa Smart

It is hoped that this article will start readers thinking about the issues around peer review which affect publishers and academia.

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