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Edward Elgar Publishing signs the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals Publishers Compact

February 9, 2021

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Edward Elgar Publishing signs the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals Publishers Compact

We are delighted to announce that we have signed up to the UN’s SDG Publishers Compact.

As signatories we aspire to develop sustainable practices and act as champions of the SDGs during the Decade of Action (2020-2030), publishing books and journals that will help inform, develop and inspire action. The compact includes 10 action points that publishers can commit to undertake to accelerate progress to achieve the SDGs by 2030.

We aspire to develop sustainable practices and act as champions of the SDGs during the Decade of Action

Our commitment to the compact aligns with our company mission to enrich and support our academic and professional communities in social sciences and law through creative commissioning and effective dissemination of high calibre content for a global audience. It also reflects our values of thoughtful publishing and a collaborative, long term and globally oriented approach to business.

Explore our curated content that relates to individual Sustainable Development Goals through our SDG collection.


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What is Private Law For? Jan Smits On How the Law Enables People to Flourish

February 10, 2017

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istock-498913190-people-illustrationJan Smits examines the many facets and dimensions of private law.

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Whither Peer Review? A Word of Thanks

September 23, 2016

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istock_1861843_large-blog-eraserLuke Adams celebrates the crucial role of peer review in the academic publishing process. […]

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What’s Wrong with Keynesian Economic Theory?

September 21, 2016

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Steven Kates presents his new book What’s Wrong with Keynesian Economic Theory?
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Edward Elgar celebrates 30 Years of Independent Publishing

September 19, 2016

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istock_73353879_xlarge_30smToday marks the 30th anniversary of Edward Elgar Publishing, a milestone which everyone at EEP is immensely proud of. It feels like only yesterday that I started the business, along with my wife Sandy, from the study of the family home in Newent, Gloucestershire. At that stage, our meagre funds could not extend to a fax machine, so all of my editorial correspondence was conducted via mail, with Sandy doubling as my personal assistant as well as looking after our four young daughters. […]

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