Though the Plan S May Significantly Affect Open Access Journals, it Can also Reduce the Publishing Market Concentration

Kirstine's bookmarks 2018-12-02


As a formal complaint over the anti-competitive impact of Elsevier, a globally dominant scientific publisher, on the journal publishing market has been placed with the European Commission, such as due to the lacking transparency of its pricing practices, the Plan S is likely provide incentives to scholarly journals to change their models in the direction of making publication costs visible upfront in the Open Access sector.


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Tags: oa.france oa.comment oa.plan_s oa.monopoly oa.journals oa.publishers oa.costs oa.fees oa.business_models oa.economics_of

Date tagged:

12/02/2018, 10:14

Date published:

12/02/2018, 05:14