New Zealand Economic Papers
Professor Mark Holmes concludes his term as Editor of New Zealand Economic Papers in December 2014. There are three issues per year, although there are plans to increase to four issues per year. NZEP is currently a B-ranked journal in the Australian Business Deans Council (ABDC) journal rankings. NZEP has been published since 1966 and a commemorative issue is planned for 2016.
The journal is published by Taylor and Francis, under the Routledge imprint, with online submission facilities.
The Association wishes to appoint a new Editor for a period of three years (2015 to 2018), who will maintain the high standard set by former editors. To this end the Council of the Association has established a Search Committee chaired by Anita King to recommend a new editor. The other members of the Search Committee are Mark Holmes, Stephen Knowles, and John Creedy. The Search Committee will report to Bill Kaye-Blake, the NZAE President. The Search Committee is happy to receive nominations or expressions of interest which include a statement of interest and a current CV. These should be emailed to Anita King (email@example.com) before 30 September 2013.
- The job is to edit and produce an academic journal of three issues per year which is readable and relevant to economists generally and Australasian readers in particular. (The number of issues is to be reviewed by the NZAE council).
- The Editor is expected to maintain the established tradition of economic scholarship but is free to develop his or her own editorial policy. Any written policy must be approved by the NZAE Council.
- The Editor is expected to have a demonstrable commitment to the New Zealand Association of Economists that includes attendance at Council meetings and the Annual Conference.
- New Zealand Economic Papers is expected to include original research, surveys, policy analyses.
- The Editor will maintain a fair, efficient and rigorous refereeing process.
- The Editor will report to the NZAE Council twice a year concerning the Editorial duties and key journal statistics.
- The Editor will be appointed for 3 volumes (2015 to 2018) and will start receiving manuscripts before the end of 2014.
- The terms of appointment will be confirmed in writing by the President of the Association.
- The agreement can be broken by either party upon giving six months notice in writing to the other party.
- The Editor will be paid a stipend of NZ$4,500 per year.