An analysis of the present system of scientific publishing: What’s wrong and where to go from here


Speed and biases in information transmission



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Speed and biases in information transmission


The process of getting an article from submission to publication, especially in competitive fast-moving fields, is much too slow. With the fear of getting scooped by their competitors, scientists are often publishing incomplete or partial research results so that they can stake their claim to potentially valuable research. Additionally, there is a general concern that too much power is held by the editors of journals and peer reviewers, such that their biases could potentially prevent the publication of important, novel, or avant-garde results.

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