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Instructions for authors

Agricultural and Food Economics (AFE) is an international peer-reviewed journal welcoming research articles from economists, scholars and researchers from all over the world to publish problem-oriented and high quality articles. AFE publishes only original articles from a wide variety of economic perspectives that address current and relevant issues related to the agricultural and food system. Published articles focus on applied analysis, the discussion of innovative results, and relevant policy and managerial implications.

Each article type published by Agricultural and Food Economics follows a specific format, as detailed in the corresponding instructions for authors; please choose an article type from the list on the left to view the instructions for authors.

The instructions for authors includes information about preparing a manuscript for submission to Agricultural and Food Economics, criteria for publication and the online submission process. Other relevant information about the journal's policies, the refereeing process and so on can be found in 'About this journal'.

Agricultural and Food Economics publishes the following article types:

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Authors and referees are asked to declare any competing interests.

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