Journals in Decision Sciences

Elsevier is a leading publisher in the field, publishing highly respected, peer-reviewed journals.

To explore our range of journals, click on the Catalog link below. From there, you can visit the journal homepages, where you can read Aims & Scopes, view the latest metrics, submit your paper, and more.

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Open access journals

Elsevier Decision Sciences and Operations Research journals offer you a choice in how you wish to disseminate your research - either by publishing it as a subscription article or as an open access article.

Access to quality research is vital to the scientific community and beyond. We support sustainable access and work hard to provide a range of open access options alongside our access initiatives to ensure everyone can read, use and trust the latest research.

Elsevier's open access options:

  • Open access journals over 200 journals to choose from
  • Open access articles Over 1600 established journals support authors who want to publish their article open access
  • Green open access Authors can share their research in a variety of ways with the wider public

Most of our journals offer the option to publish your article open access and make them immediately and permanently freely available on ScienceDirect to subscribers and non-subscribers. To find out more, visit the individual journals' homepages.