The journal Security, Economy and Law is dedicated to following best practices on ethical matters, errors and retractions. The prevention of publication malpractice is one of the important responsibilities of the editorial team. Any kind of unethical behavior is not acceptable, and the journal does not tolerate plagiarism in any form.
Authors submitting articles to Security, Economy and Law affirm that manuscript contents are original. Furthermore, they warrant that their article has neither been published elsewhere in any language fully or partly, nor is it under review for publication anywhere.
The following duties outlined for editors, authors, and reviewers are based on the COPE Code of Conduct for Journal Editors:
- Authors’ responsibilities
- Editors’ responsibilities
- Reviewers’ responsibilities
- Publishers’ responsibilities
Editors, authors, and reviewers will also adhere to the ethics-related instructions and policies imposed by the Editorial Team of Security, Economy and Law.
For all parties involved in the act of publishing (the author(s), the journal editor(s), the peer reviewers, the society, and the publisher), it is necessary to agree upon standards of expected ethical behaviour.