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Appropriate Manuscripts

Here you find information about which types of papers are appropriate for JCR.

Research Ethics

JCR fully supports research integrity and the ethical conduct of consumer research.

Overview of the Review Process

A description of JCR‘s general review process.

Editorial Team Suggestions

Instructions on how to dialogue with the JCR editorial team.

Manuscript Preparation

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Invited Revisions

Guidelines for submitting an invited revision (including conditional acceptances).

Clarifications and Appeals

If something in the editor’s decision letter or the review materials is unclear or inconsistent.

Accepted Manuscripts

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