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 What is needed for my SSRN Submission to be accepted?


The following checklist will help you determine what you need to get started before submitting a paper to SSRN.


Submission Checklist


A free SSRN User Account is required to submit a paper. You will also need...

  • Paper title (in English)
  • Date the paper was written
  • Abstract/summary of the paper (in English)
  • Names, affiliations, and email addresses (if available) of all authors
  • Copyright holder permission (if applicable)
  • Paper, if uploaded, must be in PDF format
  • To review SSRN’s Terms of Use
  • Some content types, such as Health Science Case Reports, have additional requirements such as evidence that patient confidentiality, patient consent, and conflict of interest and/or funding concerns have been addressed. These are detailed during the submission process.

Other Relevant Information to Include:

  • Working Paper Series
  • Citation, if published


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