Review Process

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Peer Review Process
Editor Decision
Galley proof

 Description

Publisher complies with the Committee on Publication Ethics Guidelines for Peer Reviewers which provides a comprehensive guide to the ethics of peer review.
 
Each submission is checked for suitability when received by the editorial board, and may be rejected without review if it is outside the scope of the journal, is obviously of insufficient quality, or is missing important sections. So, make sure the manuscript to be submitted is in accordance with the Author Guidelines.
 
JMER uses external experts to help evaluate articles and assist the editors to make a decision. Editors will be suggest at least two reviewers without the author's name and other identifying data. The reviewers will examine the feasibility of the manuscript. Peer review is carried out by double-blind review to ensure objectivity in assessing the feasibility of the manuscript.
 
Authors are encouraged to suggest suitable reviewers, but the Editor-in-Chief and the editorial office reserves the right to select different reviewers. The reason for asking authors to suggest reviewers is that they are best placed to know who is an expert in the field. In addition, the suggested reviewers may be suitable for other articles on the same topic. Therefore, obtaining these names can help the editorial office to ensure that it is approaching suitable people to review all articles.

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Peer Review Process

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 Editor Decision

The Editor-in-Chief will make a decision of:
  

Decline Submission

This means that the submission has not passed peer review and is unsuitable for further consideration in Journal of Management and Entrepreneurship Research. The Editors may be rejected the submission without review if it is outside the scope of the journal, is obviously of insufficient quality, or is missing important sections.

Revision

This will require the Authors to make changes to the manuscript. Authors are asked to modify their manuscript in light of comments received from reviewers and editors and to submit a new version for consideration within 2 weeks of receiving the decision letter. A point-by-point explanation of how comments have been addressed must be supplied with the revised version of the paper. Revisions may undergo further peer review and papers may undergo more than one round of revision. If the authors do not revise their papers to the satisfaction of the editors, the paper can still be declined from publication in Journal of Management and Entrepreneurship Research.

Accept Submission

This means the submission is accepted for publication in Journal of Management and Entrepreneurship Research with or without peer-review process by external experts and can proceed to the copyediting. Submissions may be accepted without external peer review (only an initial review by the editor) when the manuscript is deemed very feasible. After final checking in the editorial office, acceptance is confirmed and the paper is forwarded to the publishers for publication.

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 Galley Proofread

The author has the opportunity to proofread the galley within three days of receiving the message. Correction must be restricted to printer errors. Once everyone is satisfied, the submission is scheduled for publication in a future issue.

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