Licensing Policy

1. Introduction

This Licensing Policy outlines the terms and conditions for the use and distribution of letters published in the "Finance & Audit Research Archive" (FARA). FARA is a valuable resource for researchers and practitioners, and we are committed to making its content accessible while protecting the rights of authors and publishers.

2. Types of Licenses

FARA offers two types of licenses for its letters:

3. License Requirements

"[Quote from the letter] by [Author(s)], [Year of publication]. Published in Finance & Audit Research Archive."

4. Copyright and Permissions

All letters published in FARA are protected by copyright. Authors retain copyright in their own work, and FARA has the right to reproduce and distribute the letters. Users must obtain permission from the author(s) and FARA before using letters in any way not covered by the Non-Commercial License.

5. Disclaimer of Warranties

FARA makes no warranties, express or implied, with respect to the letters published on its website. The letters are provided "as is" and without any warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.