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  • Do peer reviewers receive feedback on the quality of the reviews?
  • In most cases, the PRs do not receive feedback on quality of their reviews; however, if they are asked to do multiple reviews by several journals, they can assume that they did a good job. Similarly, being able to see other PRs’ comments regarding the manuscript is helpful to see how their reviews line up with those of other experts in the field. Judith reported that some journals in the field of international marketing have implemented a process of naming outstanding PRs annually, based on the journal editors’ assessments.  
  • Asian vs East vs Eastern world vs Orient
  • Geographically, Asia comprises of approximately fifty countries in the regions of Central, East, South, Southeast, and Western Asia, and parts of Eurasia. However, in European languages the term "Asian" more commonly refers to ethnic heritage rather than a strict geographic area. In American English, "Asian" often refers to East Asians, while in British English, Asian often refers to South Asians. (reference: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geography_of_Asia#Boundary). The Orient is the East, traditionally comprising anything that belongs to the...