Aims and scope
Journal of Micro and Macro Development Studies is an international refereed, online open access journal of Development Economics publishes rigorous analytical papers, theoretical and empirical, which deal with contemporary growth problems of developing countries, including the transition economies. The Journal not only serves as a link between theorists and practitioners, but also builds a bridge between development economists and their colleagues in related fields. While the level of the Journal of Micro and Macro Development Studies is academic, the materials presented are of value to policy-makers and researchers, especially those in developing countries. It furthers this aim by publishing original scholarship from around the world. Priority is given to methodological, comparative and theoretical advances. The journal also publishes occasional special issues. Its special thematic issues contribute to the confrontation of scholarly perspectives on overlooked problems – a must-read for faculty, doctoral and graduate students.
Journal of Micro and Macro Development Studies consistently covers a wide array of subject areas, including growth theory, natural resources, technological change, productivity, country studies, agricultural development, migration, income distribution, commercial policy, population and the environment. The Review encourages development economists to ponder this broad question and more. It embraces all the new issues of interest to developing and developed economies that might emerge as the 21st century progresses as well as providing an outlet for high-quality research. Journal of Micro and Macro Development Studies welcomes papers based on original research, critical policy debates and comparative analyses. Submissions and subscriptions are open to all.
KMF Publication Ethics Statement
Journal of Micro and Macro Development Studies is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics. KMF takes the responsibility to enforce a rigorous peer-review together with strict ethical policies and standards to ensure to add high quality scientific works to the field of scholarly publication. Unfortunately, cases of plagiarism, data falsification, inappropriate authorship credit, and the like, do arise. KMF takes such publishing ethics issues very seriously and our editors are trained to proceed in such cases with a zero tolerance policy. To verify the originality of content submitted to our journals, we use latest software to check submissions against previous publications.
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Copyright / Open Access
Articles published in Journal of Micro and Macro Development Studies will be Open-Access articles distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution Law. The copyright is retained by the author(s). KMF will insert the following note at the end of the published text:
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