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MIT Press Journals is a scholarly publisher of over 30 journals in the humanities, sciences, and social sciences. Its journals include Daedalus, International Security, and Artificial Life. For more information, see their website.

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If you don't quite meet the experience requirements but think you would still be a strong candidate for access, feel free to apply and you may be considered

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  • Violate any terms and conditions which appear on the particular pages of the MIT website they are accessing.
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Example

<ref name="AJHE 2015">{{cite journal | author=Horwitz Jill | author2=Polsky, Daniel | journal=American Journal of Health Economics | year=2015 | volume=1 | issue=1 | title=Cross Border Effects of State Health Technology Regulation | url=http://www.mitpressjournals.org/doi/full/10.1162/AJHE_a_00005 | doi=10.1162/AJHE_a_00005 | accessdate=20 March 2016 | subscription=yes | via=[[MIT Press|MIT Press Journals]]}}</ref>

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