Publication Ethics and Malpractice Statement
Last updated: 1/15/2021
The Publication Ethics and Malpractice Statement consists necessary measures that The Journal for the Advancement of Performance Information and Value (JAPIV) shall adapt and apply to ensure the highest integrity and quality in the administration and publication of scientific research contents.
All authors before submitting a manuscript to JAPIV are required to review, acknowledge, and accept the policies and requirements set forth herein. Any violations of such policies and requirements will be dealt with in a timely manner and a public statement shall be issued regarding such incidents.
About the Journal
General information about The Journal for the Advancement of Performance Information and Value (JAPIV) including publisher, publishing schedule, affiliations, background, scope, and objectives can be found HERE.
The Journal for the Advancement of Performance Information and Value (JAPIV) Editorial Board consists of several experts who are recognized in the industry. A full list of editorial members and their affiliations can be found HERE.
Open Access Statement
This is an open access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access.
Publication Ethics Statement
The publisher and editor (identified as 'the journal') are responsible to identify and prevent the publication of any research with misconducts and unethical practices. The journal shall never support or encourage such misconducts and unethical practices to occur.
The journal shall address any allegation of research misconducts appropriately and in a timely manner. An immediate board consists of at least five editorial members will be created to judge each misconduct case. A public statement will be made when the board reaches agreement on the case with documentation on the decision making process.
Articles that need to be retracted / corrected / clarified will be executed in a timely manner. All article related information and metadata will be updated to reflect the corrections. A public statement will be sent out to all readers to notify of such changes.
Authors Responsibilities Statement
Authors are required to only submit original research contents that adhere to strict measures of research ethical conducts and practices.
Authors are required to participate in peer review process.
All authors listed on an article should have significant contribution to the research.
When a mistake / error is identified in an article, authors are responsible to provide retractions or corrections.
Authors are responsible to provide a list of references, and disclose any financial support pertaining to their research.
Publication of same research in more than one journal is strictly prohibited.
Fees & Charges
The Journal for the Advancement of Performance Information and Value (JAPIV) is available for free online. There are no article processing or submission charges. Hence, there is also no waiver policy in place.
The journal is not using an archive service currently. However, a plan to utilize CLOCKSS to electronically back up our contents is in the works.
JAPIV has no restrictions on software/spiders to automatically crawl the journal content (also known as text mining).
JAPIV applies the following licenses for all submission and content:
Attribution — You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.
No additional restrictions — You may not apply legal terms or technological measures that legally restrict others from doing anything the license permits.