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World Development

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Duration first review round 5.5 mnths compare →
Total handling time accepted manuscripts 7.3 mnths compare →
Decision time immediate rejection 13 days compare →
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First review round: 27.3 weeks. Overall rating: 5 (excellent). Outcome: Accepted.

We received constructive comments which were easy to address. The editor was very prompt to accept the article. Overall I am very satisfied by World Development. This is the second time I have an article accepted and the overall process is constructive and relatively fast.

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