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American Economic Journal: Economic Policy

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
38
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryEconomics, Econometrics and Finance
Economics, Econometrics and Finance (miscellaneous)
PublisherAmerican Economic Association
Publication typeJournals
ISSN1945774X, 19457731
Coverage2011-ongoing
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Quartiles

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.

CategoryYearQuartile
Economics, Econometrics and Finance (miscellaneous)2010Q1
Economics, Econometrics and Finance (miscellaneous)2011Q1
Economics, Econometrics and Finance (miscellaneous)2012Q1
Economics, Econometrics and Finance (miscellaneous)2013Q1
Economics, Econometrics and Finance (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Economics, Econometrics and Finance (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Economics, Econometrics and Finance (miscellaneous)2016Q1
Economics, Econometrics and Finance (miscellaneous)2017Q1
SJR

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.

YearSJR
20103.866
20114.082
20125.358
201310.182
20149.716
20156.458
20168.851
20179.149
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)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20103.167
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20112.776
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.190
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20134.061
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20144.414
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20154.680
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20164.757
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20174.983
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20103.167
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20112.776
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20123.190
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20133.742
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20144.055
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20154.163
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20164.391
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20174.698
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20103.167
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20112.776
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.787
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20133.197
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20143.456
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20153.724
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.789
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.894
Total Cites 
Self-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.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites20090
Self Cites20103
Self Cites20117
Self Cites201210
Self Cites201317
Self Cites201410
Self Cites201518
Self Cites20169
Self Cites201714
Total Cites20090
Total Cites201057
Total Cites2011136
Total Cites2012252
Total Cites2013363
Total Cites2014442
Total Cites2015512
Total Cites2016584
Total Cites2017606
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.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document20090
External Cites per document20103.000
External Cites per document20112.633
External Cites per document20123.063
External Cites per document20133.567
External Cites per document20143.963
External Cites per document20154.016
External Cites per document20164.323
External Cites per document20174.589
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20103.167
Cites per document20112.776
Cites per document20123.190
Cites per document20133.742
Cites per document20144.055
Cites per document20154.163
Cites per document20164.391
Cites per document20174.698
% 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
200916.67
201029.03
201126.67
201224.32
201327.91
201435.56
201523.91
201628.21
201721.15
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents20090
Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20131
Non-citable documents20141
Non-citable documents20152
Non-citable documents20161
Non-citable documents20171
Citable documents20090
Citable documents201018
Citable documents201149
Citable documents201279
Citable documents201397
Citable documents2014109
Citable documents2015123
Citable documents2016133
Citable documents2017129
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents20090
Uncited documents20101
Uncited documents20116
Uncited documents201216
Uncited documents201316
Uncited documents201417
Uncited documents201520
Uncited documents201611
Uncited documents201711
Cited documents20090
Cited documents201017
Cited documents201143
Cited documents201263
Cited documents201382
Cited documents201493
Cited documents2015105
Cited documents2016123
Cited documents2017119
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