Why submit to Developmental Science?

  • International reach and readership: Developmental Science is read in over 11,500 institutions globally, with 500k+ downloads in 200 countries in 2021.

  • Speed: All manuscripts submitted to Developmental Science (whether Short Reports or Papers) will initially be assessed rapidly for relevance to the aims of the journal, breadth of interest, and potential impact, with most authors receiving an initial decision within 7 working days.

  • Ease: Developmental Science offers free format submission and transfers to other journals via the Wiley Developmental Science Publishing Network, reducing the administrative burden on authors.

  • Impact: Research published in Developmental Science has been featured in policy documents published by the World Health Organization, the UK Parliament, the World Bank, the European Union and Asian Development Bank.