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Journal of Statistical Software

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First review round: 39.3 weeks. Overall rating: 1 (bad). Outcome: Accepted.

After acceptance on 17-11-2015, it took more than 15 (!) months to finally get the paper published on 20-02-2017. This was quite a frustrating experience. An analysis on whether such a long publication delay is rather exceptional, or normal, can be found here:

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