Publication Policies


Editorial process

For publishing Manuscripts in Estudios de Administración, the authors should send their contribution, either by email, at or, or upload it via the platform Open Journal Systems, by registering, or logging in at the platform, at:

 The editor will review the manuscript and will return it to the authors, in no more than a week to indicate whether the manuscript is sent to peer-revision or not, suggesting different paths for the manuscript.

 Manuscripts will be blind reviewed by two referees according to different criteria including: clarity, literature review and conceptual development, method and data analysis, implications and relevance for theory and practice, & contribution to the discipline.

Reviewers may suggest:

  • Acceptance
  • Acceptance with minor revision
  • Conditional acceptance with major revision
  • Rejection of the manuscript

In any case, the editor of Estudios de Administración will make the final decision. In most cases, the final decision will be made within 60 days from the first communication of the Editor.

The author(s) will have to make the final corrections and prepare the final version of the manuscript within 30 days of the editor´s decision in order to go to press.

Disclaimer and Copyrights

Estudios de Administración does not require any charge, nor fee for application, peer-evaluation, or subsequent publication of the manuscripts. Nor there are any costs associated with its access by readers. Authors whose manuscripts have been accepted for publication, agree to be part of the review committee of Estudios de Administración.

Estudios de Administración follows an Open access editorial policy. According to the Budapest Open Access Initiative - BOAI, academics, researchers, institutions and other users of Estudios de Administración-Business Administration Studies, can both "publish, read, download, copy, distribute, print, search or use them for any legal purpose, without any financial, legal or technical barrier, outside those that are inseparable from those that involve accessing the Internet itself " (

Abstracts and full texts of all published manuscripts are freely accessible at the Journal webpage, and at the Open Journal Systems platform:

Manuscripts published at Estudios de Administración are licenced under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. This allow the authors the distribution, and total or partial reproduction of the work for their personal non-commercial use, being necessary the citation and acknowledgment of the initial publication in this Journal.

Once the manuscript has been accepted for publication, all authors accept the Journals conditions of publication, dissemination, preservation and use of content. Author(s) will transfer copyrights to Estudios de Administración, retaining those associated with particular and academic use.

The authors assume full responsibility for the content of the text, as well as for the ethical aspects related to the subjects of study, names, brands, data and other material disclosed in the manuscript.

The content and opinions expressed in the Manuscript are the responsibility of its authors, and do not necessarily represent the point of view of the University of Chile, the Faculty of Economics and Business, the journal Estudios de Administracion, nor of any of its members.

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Names and email addresses entered in this journal will be used exclusively for the purposes established in it and will not be provided to third parties or for their use for other purposes.

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