Author Approval Form

All authors will submit the following form, before publication. For joint authorship, each author will submit it separately. EES office will share this form with the corresponding author.



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Licensing and publishing rights

Author(s) of work published by INSEE are required to grant INSEE the unlimited rights to publish the definitive work in any format, language and medium, for any lawful purpose. INSEE requires journal authors to publish their work in open access under the Creative Commons Attribution NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0) license. 

The authors retain the non-exclusive right to do anything they wish with the published article(s), provided attribution is given to the Ecology, Economy and Society—the INSEE Journal with details of the original publication, as set out in the official citation of the article published in the journal. The retained right specifically includes the right to post the article on the authors’ or their institution’s websites or in institutional repositories.

In case of re-publishing a previously published work, author may note that earlier publication may have taken place a license different from Creative Commons. In all such cases of re-publishing, we advise the authors to consult the applicable licence at article level.


1. I solely/jointly with ___________________ is the author of the work presently titled as _____________________________________________________________________

2. The Editor of Ecology, Economy and Society--the INSEE journal may cause this work to be included in the journal.

3. I hereby confirm that the article in no way whatever a violation of any existing copyright and that it contains nothing obscene, objectionable, indecent, or of a libelous or scandalous character or nature.

4. I am willing to publish the work in open access under the Creative Commons Attribution NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0) license.




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