The scientific code of ethics statement is a code of ethics statement for all parties involved in the process of publishing scientific journals, namely managers, editors, best partners, and authors / writers.
In general, the ethics of publication of JRAK: Journal Research of accounting and accounting computerized refers to the COPE.
In essence, the Code of Ethics for Scientific Publication upholds three ethical values in publications, namely:
- Neutrality which is free from conflicts of interest in the management of publications;
- Justice which is to give authorship rights to those who are entitled as authors / writers; and
- Honesty which is free from duplication, fabrication, falsification, and plagiarism (DF2P) in publications.
Duties and Responsibilities of Journal Managers:
- Determine the name of the journal, scope of science, scale, and accreditation if necessary.
- Determine the editorial board membership.
- Defines relationships between publishers, editors, best partners, and other parties in a contract.
- Respect confidential matters, both for contributing researchers, authors / writers, editors, and best partners.
- Implement norms and provisions regarding intellectual property rights, especially copyright.
- Review journal policies and submit them to authors / writers, board editors, best partners, and readers.
- Make a code of conduct guide for editors and best partners.
- Publish journals regularly.
- Ensure the availability of funding sources for the sustainability of journal publishing.
- Building a network of cooperation and marketing.
- Prepare licensing and other legal aspects.
Editor's Duties and Responsibilities:
- Meeting the needs of readers and authors / writers.
- Strive for continuous improvement in the quality of publications.
- Implement the process to guarantee the quality of published papers.
- Prioritizing freedom of opinion objectively.
- Maintain the integrity of the academic track record of the author.
- Submit corrections, clarifications, withdrawals, and apologies if needed.
- Responsible for the style and format of the writing, while the contents and all statements in the paper are the responsibility of the author / writer.
- Actively asking for the opinions of authors, readers, reviewers and members of the editorial board to improve the quality of publications.
- Encourage the assessment of journals if there are findings.
- Support initiatives to reduce research and publication errors by asking authors to attach an Ethics Clearance form that has been approved by the Ethics Clearance Commission.
- Support initiatives to educate researchers about the ethics of publication.
- Review the effects of policy issues on the attitudes of authors / authors and best partners and improve them to increase responsibility and minimize errors.
- Have an open mind about new opinions or other people's views that might conflict with personal opinions.
- Do not defend your own opinions, authors or third parties that can lead to non-objective decisions.
- Encourage authors / writers, so they can make repairs to their papers until they are published.
Duties and Responsibilities of Reviewers:
- Get the task from the editor to review the paper and submit the results of the review to the editor, as material for determining the feasibility of a paper to be published.
- The reviewer may not conduct a study of the writing that involves him, either directly or indirectly.
- Maintain the privacy of authors by not disseminating the results of corrections, suggestions, and recommendations by providing criticism, suggestions, input, and recommendations.
- Encourage the author / writer to make improvements to the paper.
- Revisiting written works that have been corrected according to predetermined standards.
- Writing is reviewed in a timely manner according to the style of the issue published based on scientific rules (methods of data collection, legality of authors, conclusions, etc).
Duties and Responsibilities of the Author / Co-author:
- Ensure that what is included in the list of authors / authors meets the criteria as an author / writer.
- Collectively responsible for the work and the contents of the article include methods, analysis, calculations, and details.
- State the origin of resources (including funding), both directly and indirectly.
- Explain the limitations of the study.
- Responding to comments made by best partners in a professional and timely manner.
- Inform the editor if he will retract the paper.
- Make a statement that the paper submitted for publication is authentic, has never been published anywhere in any language, and is not in the process of being submitted to another publisher.