Saturday, January 05, 2008

Refereeing Papers

Papers, once written, never die. Think about it.

4 Comments:

Blogger Suresh said...

your choice of title is interesting. I would have considered this observation a salient warning about the WRITING of papers :)

4:16 PM  
Blogger Daniel Lemire said...

To be the pessimist, whether you accept them or not, they will still find their way to a published form.

7:22 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

The title was the hint that I was being the pessimist! :)

-metoo

8:33 PM  
Blogger artoo said...

Attack of the killer zombie abstracts? But PCs aren't foolproof either...

Are we starting the conference debate again. A potential solution is to slow down the process -- the longer a paper is "out of circulation" the more incentive there is to put it in at the right level in the first place, the longe r there is to do a proper evaluation.

2:48 AM  

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