Center for demographic research - Louvain University (UCL)

Focus and Scope

The "Revue Quetelet/Quetelet Journal" (RQJ) is a bilingual thematic journal (English and French) of the Centre for Demographic Research of Louvain University (UCL), in Belgium. RQJ accepts original contributions that follow the usual format of empirical papers but also papers that have unusual formats: theoretical literature review, methodological papers, advocacy for heterodox or controversial ideas, negative results, replication of previously published results, descriptive results on new data, unusual datasets, mixed-methods, etc.
To submit your work, you will first need to register (as "author").

Section Policies


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Peer Review Process

Submissions are subject to a standard review process. Any submitted article is transmitted anonymously (double-blind review) to at least two reviewers, one of whom is a member of the Editorial Team. The publication must be approved by all co-authors.

During the review process, authors should not withdraw their article or submit it to another outlet. The journal will not publish an article that has already been published elsewhere or is currently under consideration by another journal.

Submissions must take the form of regular articles.


About this Publishing System

This journal uses Open Journal Systems, which is open source journal management and publishing software developed, supported, and freely distributed by the Public Knowledge Project under the GNU General Public License.