Economics - General

Academic Integrity

In order to prevent fraud, such as in the case of Eric Poehlman, economists use a peer-review system consisting of referee reports.  The referee reports evaluate the merit of a paper and offer suggestions of how to improve the article.  Tyler Cowen of Marginal Revolution gives some good tips on the best way to write referee reports.  Kwan Choi also has a concise article giving pointers of how to write a good referee report