Accept Me, Accept Me Not: What Do Journal Acceptance Rates Really Mean?
12 Pages Posted: 28 Jan 2020 Last revised: 2 Sep 2021 Publication Status: Under Review
This study considers what journal acceptance rates really can tell a submitting author about a journal and whether the rate is a signal of other attributes of a journal – impact or quality, for example.
The Chinese language version is available here: https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3914541
Keywords: journal metrics, acceptance rate
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