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Emanuel Kulczycki and colleagues in “Nature”: “Predatory journals recruit fake editor”!

Emanuel Kulczycki with colleagues (Piotr Sorokowski, Agnieszka Sorokowska, and Katarzyna Pisanski) published their research in “Nature”!

Predatory journals recruit fake editor

An investigation finds that dozens of academic titles offered ‘Dr Fraud’ — a sham, unqualified scientist — a place on their editorial board. Katarzyna Pisanski and colleagues report.

Nature 543, 481–483 (doi:10.1038/543481a. Link here.