Editors are in a position of power to coerce authors to cite their journal and personal papers. Can algorithms help detect misconduct when authors and journal staff are unwilling to speak out?
Journal suppression is an effective tool for reducing high rates of self-citation, even years after a title is reintroduced.
Is citation manipulation a moral problem or an accounting problem?
How much can a single editor distort the citation record? Investigation documents rogue editor’s coercion of authors to cite his journal, papers.