Russian site says it has brokered authorships for more than 10,000 researchers

International“Want to be a first author on a scholarly paper? A Russian company has you covered – starting at about $500. The company claims to have added the names of more than 10,000 researchers to more than 2,000 published articles in scholarly journals over the past three years. Think eBay – or perhaps StubHub – for unscrupulous scientists …” (more)

[Retraction Watch, 18 July]

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