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Article Processing Charge (APC)
The American Journal of Development Studies (AJDS) is an open-access journal. All articles published in the American Journal of Development Studies (AJDS) are open-access and freely available online, immediately upon publication. This is made possible by an article-processing charge (APC) that covers the range of publishing services we provide. This includes the provision of online tools for editors and authors, article production and hosting, liaison with abstracting and indexing services, and customer services. The APC, payable when your manuscript is editorially accepted and before publication, is charged to either you or your funder, institution or employer.
For the current issue, 30 USD (Per Article) will be applicable.
- The APC for all published papers is as follows, plus VAT or local taxes where applicable.
- Payment instructions will be notified by the editorial assistant after the acceptance of the paper.
Refunds or Cancellations Policy:
Article Processing Charges are required after a manuscript has been accepted for publication. We will not issue refunds or cancellations of any kind after the acceptance of the manuscript.