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RePEc plagiarism accused offender: Carmen Lenuta Trica and Marilena Papuc


Name: Carmen Lenuta Trica
Affiliation at time of decision: Bucharest University of Economic Studies

Name: Marilena Papuc
Affiliation at time of decision: Bucharest University of Economic Studies


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Carmen LenuĊ£a Trica & Marilena Papuc, 2013. "Green economic growth premise for sustainable development," Theoretical and Applied Economics, Asociatia Generala a Economistilor din Romania - AGER, vol. XX(1(578)), pages 131-140, January. (local copy)

José Antonio Ocampo, 2011. "Summary of Background Papers", The Transition to a Green Economy: Benefits, Challenges and Risks from a Sustainable Development Perspective, Report by a Panel of Experts to the Second Preparatory Committee Meeting for United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development. (local copy)

UNEP, 2010. "Green Economy Report: A Preview", United Nations Environment Programme. (local copy)

UNEP, undated. "Frequently Asked Questions about Green Economy", United Nations Environment Programme. (local copy)

Trica and Papuc (2013) contains passages copied from the other pieces as follows:

  1. From Ocampo (2011), the last paragraph of page 5 and the first two paragraphs of page 6 are found on page 134.
  2. From UNEP (2010), excerpts from page 04 are found on page 134 as well.
  3. From UNEP (undated), section 2 is found in the paragraph spanning pages 135 and 136.
None are in the list of references, except Ocampo (2011) that is cited as part of the entire volume (UNEP (2011)) and not in the context of the copied text.

Response of accused offender

Response is here.

Committee decision

YES Notification of offender superiors
YES Notification of editor published plagiarising work
YES Request of removal or watermarking of plagiarising work
YES Notification of afflicted author(s)
YES Notification of afflicted editor
YES Banning of author from RePEc Author Service
YES Publication on RePEc plagiarism page

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