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Editor resigns from two journals after “considerable” citation boosting attempts

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An editor at two European Geosciences Union journals has resigned following revelations that he or she engaged in citation manipulation — boosting citations to his or her own papers and associated journals.

Here’s a letter announcing the news, signed by EGU publication committee chair Hubert Savenije, that ran in several EGU journals earlier this week: Read the rest of this entry »

Written by Ivan Oransky

February 17th, 2017 at 10:04 am