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Journal of Place Management and Development


United Kingdom

Universities and research institutions in United Kingdom

Subject Area and Category


Emerald Group Publishing Ltd.



Publication type



17538343, 17538335





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Place management and place branding are issues of increasing international importance, as places constantly adapt to meet the needs of their users against a back-drop of economic uncertainty, demographic change and technological innovation. This journal is unique in bringing together research from management, real estate, marketing, tourism, retailing, geography, public administration, sociology, planning and design to advance understanding of place management, marketing and development. Topics may include but are not limited to: • Place making • Organizational and governance structures in place management • The marketing and branding of places • Digital, virtual and augmented places • The consumption of place • Place design and planning considerations • Place regeneration • Place competitiveness • Community engagement and place development • Sustainability in places • Local economic development • Responsible tourism • International perspectives upon, and best practice in, place management • Town centre, Downtown and Mainstreet management, BIDs etc. • Neighbourhood and community renewal • Location management (eg. shopping centres, airports etc.) 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.

Business and International Management2009Q2
Business and International Management2010Q2
Business and International Management2011Q1
Business and International Management2012Q2
Business and International Management2013Q2
Business and International Management2014Q1
Business and International Management2015Q1
Business and International Management2016Q2
Business and International Management2017Q2
Business and International Management2018Q2
Business and International Management2019Q2
Geography, Planning and Development2009Q2
Geography, Planning and Development2010Q2
Geography, Planning and Development2011Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2012Q2
Geography, Planning and Development2013Q2
Geography, Planning and Development2014Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2015Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2016Q2
Geography, Planning and Development2017Q2
Geography, Planning and Development2018Q2
Geography, Planning and Development2019Q1
Strategy and Management2009Q3
Strategy and Management2010Q2
Strategy and Management2011Q2
Strategy and Management2012Q2
Strategy and Management2013Q2
Strategy and Management2014Q1
Strategy and Management2015Q1
Strategy and Management2016Q2
Strategy and Management2017Q2
Strategy and Management2018Q2
Strategy and Management2019Q2
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2009Q3
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2010Q3
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2011Q1
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2012Q2
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2013Q2
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2014Q2
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2015Q1
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2016Q2
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2017Q3
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2018Q3
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2019Q2
Urban Studies2009Q2
Urban Studies2010Q2
Urban Studies2011Q1
Urban Studies2012Q2
Urban Studies2013Q2
Urban Studies2014Q1
Urban Studies2015Q1
Urban Studies2016Q2
Urban Studies2017Q2
Urban Studies2018Q2
Urban Studies2019Q1

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)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.500
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.825
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.483
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.158
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.486
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.718
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.074
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.015
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.029
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.590
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20192.490
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.500
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.825
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.483
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.154
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.463
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.132
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20152.420
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.938
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.275
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.574
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20192.550
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.500
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.825
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.294
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.889
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.750
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.771
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.306
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.558
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20192.450
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 Cites20080
Self Cites20093
Self Cites20106
Self Cites201118
Self Cites201221
Self Cites201320
Self Cites201419
Self Cites201523
Self Cites201617
Self Cites201723
Self Cites201830
Self Cites201955
Total Cites20080
Total Cites200912
Total Cites201033
Total Cites201186
Total Cites201260
Total Cites201379
Total Cites2014113
Total Cites2015121
Total Cites201693
Total Cites201765
Total Cites2018107
Total Cites2019204
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 document20080
External Cites per document20090.375
External Cites per document20100.675
External Cites per document20111.172
External Cites per document20120.750
External Cites per document20131.093
External Cites per document20141.774
External Cites per document20151.960
External Cites per document20161.583
External Cites per document20170.824
External Cites per document20181.132
External Cites per document20191.863
Cites per document20080.000
Cites per document20090.500
Cites per document20100.825
Cites per document20111.483
Cites per document20121.154
Cites per document20131.463
Cites per document20142.132
Cites per document20152.420
Cites per document20161.938
Cites per document20171.275
Cites per document20181.574
Cites per document20192.550
% 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 documents20080
Non-citable documents20092
Non-citable documents20105
Non-citable documents20115
Non-citable documents20126
Non-citable documents20135
Non-citable documents20146
Non-citable documents20153
Non-citable documents20161
Non-citable documents20173
Non-citable documents20189
Non-citable documents201912
Citable documents20080
Citable documents200924
Citable documents201040
Citable documents201158
Citable documents201252
Citable documents201354
Citable documents201453
Citable documents201550
Citable documents201648
Citable documents201751
Citable documents201868
Citable documents201980
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 documents20080
Uncited documents200917
Uncited documents201029
Uncited documents201135
Uncited documents201230
Uncited documents201327
Uncited documents201428
Uncited documents201526
Uncited documents201623
Uncited documents201727
Uncited documents201832
Uncited documents201929
Cited documents20080
Cited documents20099
Cited documents201016
Cited documents201128
Cited documents201228
Cited documents201332
Cited documents201431
Cited documents201527
Cited documents201626
Cited documents201727
Cited documents201845
Cited documents201963
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