Steps to Submit a Journal Manuscript

  1. Submission
    Instructions

  2. Style
    Guidelines

  3. Disclosure
    Policy

  4. Submit

Submit to either CEP or EI (not both)

Manuscripts should be submitted online through these ScholarOne websites:

Submission Fees 

Once you complete your submission, you will be redirected to the payment process for your submission fee, which must be paid at the time of submission. If you have any questions, contact [email protected]. Economic Inquiry submission is $120 for members and $180 for nonmembers. Contemporary Economic Policy submission is $90 for members and $100 for nonmembers. Submission fees are not refundable.

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Institutional Member Discount
WEAI Institutional Member affiliates are eligible for a 20% discount on submission fees. For the code to take the discount at checkout, contact your designated representative or call us at 714-965-8800.

Did you present this paper at a recent WEAI conference?  
If you are a current WEAI member and presented this paper at a WEAI conference within the past six months, your submission fee is waived! Contact [email protected] to obtain your fee waiver code. If you're not a current WEAI member, but would like to join to take advantage of the submission fee waiver, you have the opportunity to join during the submission fee payment process. Enter your waiver code at checkout and your submission fee will be waived, then continue through with the online payment process for your membership dues.