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Privacy Policy

Last updated on November 17, 2021

Data protection

Protecting your privacy on our website is important to us. You can find information about personal data collected in this context below. Personal data are all data that can be related to you personally, such as your name, address, email address, your behaviour as user.

We process personal data in compliance with EU law (GDPR), the data protection law of the Land Schleswig-Holstein (LDSG) and all other legal regulations that may apply.

The ZBW reserves the right to update this data protection notice from time to time. We recommend you to visit this page regularly to renew your acceptance.

Contact information

Responsible according to Art. 4 Clause 7 of the EU General Data Protection Regulation is the

ZBW – Leibniz Information Centre for Economics
Düsternbrooker Weg 120
24105 Kiel

For more information please consult our imprint.

Data protection officer

If you have any questions regarding data protection, please contact our data protection officer

Sven Markgraf
-Data protection officer-
Neuer Jungfernstieg 21
20354 Hamburg

Your rights

You have the right to obtain, upon request, information about the personal data which are stored about you free of charge. You also have the right to demand that false data be corrected or deleted. You have the right to restrict the processing of your data, the right to object to processing, and the right to data portability.

If you have consented to our processing of your data, you can revoke this consent at any time, taking effect from the time of revocation. You also have the right to file a complaint with a data protection authority about the processing of your data by us.

Plagiarism Search

The ZBW reserves the right to check documents with the plagiarism search engine Docoloc. The provider is going to delete the documents immediately after the check. For further information, please refer to the data protection information of the provider.

Contact: Docoloc UG & Co. KG, Methfesselstraße 2, 38106 Braunschweig, Germany

Data protection notice: The ZBW has concluded a data processing agreement with Docoloc, which conforms to Art. 28 GDPR.

Anonymous data collection

You can visit our website without providing identifying information. We can only view the name of your internet service provider, the IP address of the device you use to access the website, the device used, your browser, the time of your access, the website from which you accessed our website, the various websites that you access on our platform, and the volume of transferred data. While this information may be analysed for statistical purposes, individual users will remain anonymous.

Collection and processing of personal data

When you access pages and forms on this website and are prompted to enter information about yourself (e.g. for event notifications, newsletter subscription, RSS feed, press login), this explicitly voluntary transmission of data over the Internet is not secure. The data may be used by unauthorised persons or even falsified or diverted.

Use and disclosure of personal data

Personal data collected on this website is used only to process your requests. The data will not be disclosed to third parties.

Social Networks

We do not use any plug-ins on our website. The Facebook, Twitter und Google+ logos on our website are merely links. By clicking on one of the logos while also logged in to your Facebook, Twitter or Google+ account, you can link the content on our pages to your network profile. Doing so enables Facebook, Twitter or Google+ to match a visit to our website with your user account.


When you send us an e-mail, your e-mail address will only be used to correspond with you. It will not be used for other purposes or transmitted to third parties. Be advised that unauthorised access and falsification are possible if e-mails are transmitted without encryption.

Webanalytics and tracking

The ZBW uses the etracker service to analyse usage data on this website. This service is configured to use cookie less tracking by default. The processing of the data is necessary for the optimisation of this website and is based on Article 6 section 1 lit. f of the GDPR. Data that allows us to reference individual persons are anonymised or pseudonymised as soon as possible. We will not use the data for other purposes, will not combine it with other data and will not forward it to third parties.

Please contact the provider directly if you wish to receive information from the provider or if you wish to assert your rights:

etracker GmbH

Contact: etracker GmbH, Erste Brunnenstraße 1, 20459 Hamburg, Germany

Data protection notice:

The Data is processed by etracker GmbH on behalf of the ZBW and is exclusively processed in German data centers.

You can revoke the described processing of the data for the purpose of optimising this website without having any disadvantages.



Journal of Comments and Replications in Economics

ISSN  2749-988X

Name and address:

ZBW – Leibniz Information Centre for Economics
Düsternbrooker Weg 120
24105 Kiel
Telephone: +49 431 8814-555 / -383 (Team Information Kiel)
Telefax: +49 431 8814-520

Location Hamburg:

Neuer Jungfernstieg 21
20354 Hamburg
Postal address: 20347 Hamburg, Germany
Telephone: +49 40 42834-219 (Team Information Hamburg)
Telefax: +49 40 42834-450
E-mail: info[at]zbw[dot]eu

Authorised Representative:

Prof. Dr. Klaus Tochtermann (Director)
Telephone: +49 431 8814-333 or +49 40 42834-350
E-mail: zbw[at]zbw[dot]eu

Secretary of the Director:

Telephone: +49 431 8814-333
Telefax: +49 431 8814-530 or +49 40 42834-351
E-mail: zbw[at]zbw[dot]eu
The Leibniz Institution ZBW – German National Library of Economics / Leibniz Information Centre for Economics is a foundation under public law.

Supervising Authority:

Ministry of Education, Science and Cultural Affairs of the Land Schleswig-Holstein

Value Added Tax Identification Number:

DE 811268087

Responsible Editor:

Martina Grunow
Telephone: +49 40 42 834-453
E-mail: m.grunow[at]zbw[dot]eu



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