Papers should be submitted via the online submission system at the link below.

The submission system is designed to be self-explanatory but help is available within the submission site.

Original papers only will be considered. Manuscripts are accepted for review with the understanding that the same work has not been and will not be published nor is presently submitted elsewhere, and that all persons listed as authors have given their approval for the submission of the paper; further, that any person cited as a source of personal communications has approved such citation.

Written authorization may be required at the Editor's discretion. Articles and any other material published in Comparative Economic Studies represent the opinions of the author(s) and should not be construed to reflect the opinions of the Editor(s) and the Publisher.

Authors submitting a manuscript do so on the understanding that if it is accepted for publication, copyright of the article, including the right to reproduce the article in all forms and media, shall be assigned exclusively to the Journal owner. The Publisher, acting on behalf of the Journal owner will not refuse any reasonable request by the author for permission to reproduce any of his or her contributions to the journal.

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Our new online submission system is now live!

We are pleased to announce that our new online submission system for Comparative Economic Studies is live! The link for the new system, called Editorial Manager, is https://www.editorialmanager.com/jces/

Got a new paper for submission?

Prospective authors should submit their manuscript to Editorial Manager for consideration.


Got a revised 2017 manuscript for re-submission following review comments?

Please submit your revised submission to the previous submission system, EJP, as per the instructions you will have previously received. Your paper will be handled through the previous submission system until an editorial decision has been made.