Publication Policies


Editorial Process

To publish manuscripts in Estudios de Administración, authors should send their contribution via the Open Journal Systems platform by registering or logging in at the platform.

The Editor will review the manuscript and will return it to the author(s), in no more than a week, indicating whether or not the manuscript will be sent for peer review, suggesting different paths for the manuscript.

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

Reviewers may suggest:

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

In any event, the Editor of Estudios de Administración will make the final decision. In most cases, the final decision will be made within sixty (60) days following the Editor’s first communication.

The author(s) will have to make the final corrections and prepare the final version of the manuscript within thirty (30) days following 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 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, can "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 " (see

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

Manuscripts published at Estudios de Administración are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. This authorizes the authors to distribution, and totally or partially reproduce their work for their personal non-commercial use, the citation and acknowledgment of the initial publication in this Journal being required. Estudios de Administracion does not authorize self-archiving of pre-prints, however, encourages self-archiving of post-prints, as long as it is linked to the publisher’s homepage, which corresponds to a blue codification in the  SHERPA/RoMEO database's coding scheme.

Once a manuscript has been accepted for publication in its final version, a Digital Object Identifier (DOI) is assigned (see 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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