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Annual Review of Economics


United States

Universities and research institutions in United States

Subject Area and Category


Annual Reviews Inc.



Publication type



19411383, 19411391





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The Annual Review of Economics covers significant developments in the field of economics, including macroeconomics and money; microeconomics, including economic psychology; international economics; public finance; health economics; education; economic growth and technological change; economic development; social economics, including culture, institutions, social interaction, and networks; game theory, political economy, and social choice; and more. Join the conversation about this journal

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

Economics and Econometrics2011Q1
Economics and Econometrics2012Q1
Economics and Econometrics2013Q1
Economics and Econometrics2014Q1
Economics and Econometrics2015Q1
Economics and Econometrics2016Q1
Economics and Econometrics2017Q1
Economics and Econometrics2018Q1
Economics and Econometrics2019Q1

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.880
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20122.240
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20133.685
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20144.681
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20154.696
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20164.267
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20174.990
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20185.769
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20196.622
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.880
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.240
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20133.685
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20144.045
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20154.286
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.359
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20174.329
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20185.279
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20195.818
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.880
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.240
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20133.229
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20143.756
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.944
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.750
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20174.109
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20184.250
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20193.909
Total Cites 

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

Self Cites20100
Self Cites20113
Self Cites20123
Self Cites20135
Self Cites20144
Self Cites201513
Self Cites20168
Self Cites20176
Self Cites20187
Self Cites20198
Total Cites20100
Total Cites201147
Total Cites2012112
Total Cites2013269
Total Cites2014267
Total Cites2015330
Total Cites2016262
Total Cites2017355
Total Cites2018359
Total Cites2019384
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

External Cites per document20100
External Cites per document20111.760
External Cites per document20122.180
External Cites per document20133.616
External Cites per document20143.985
External Cites per document20154.117
External Cites per document20163.256
External Cites per document20174.256
External Cites per document20185.176
External Cites per document20195.697
Cites per document20100.000
Cites per document20111.880
Cites per document20122.240
Cites per document20133.685
Cites per document20144.045
Cites per document20154.286
Cites per document20163.359
Cites per document20174.329
Cites per document20185.279
Cites per document20195.818
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents20111
Non-citable documents20121
Non-citable documents20131
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Citable documents20100
Citable documents201125
Citable documents201250
Citable documents201373
Citable documents201466
Citable documents201577
Citable documents201678
Citable documents201782
Citable documents201868
Citable documents201966
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

Uncited documents20100
Uncited documents20117
Uncited documents201217
Uncited documents201313
Uncited documents201414
Uncited documents201515
Uncited documents201612
Uncited documents201713
Uncited documents20189
Uncited documents201912
Cited documents20100
Cited documents201119
Cited documents201234
Cited documents201361
Cited documents201452
Cited documents201562
Cited documents201666
Cited documents201769
Cited documents201859
Cited documents201954
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