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From 9 November 2020, any new submissions to the Journal of the Royal Statistical Society should be made to one of the following ScholarOne Manuscripts sites:

It is no longer possible to submit new articles to the site.

Please note that all current submissions will not be affected.

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To request a book to review contact our reviews editor, Kuldeep Kumar.