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Water Resources and Economics



Universities and research institutions in Netherlands
Media Ranking in Netherlands

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Elsevier BV



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Water Resources and Economics is one of a series of specialist titles launched by the highly-regarded Water Research. For the purpose of sustainable water resources management, understanding the multiple connections and feedback mechanisms between water resources and the economy is crucial. Water Resources and Economics addresses the financial and economic dimensions associated with water resources use and governance, across different economic sectors like agriculture, energy, industry, shipping, recreation and urban and rural water supply, at local, regional and transboundary scale. Topics of interest include (but are not restricted to) the economics of: Aquatic ecosystem services- Blue economy- Climate change and flood risk management- Climate smart agriculture- Coastal management- Droughts and water scarcity- Environmental flows- Eutrophication- Food, water, energy nexus- Groundwater management- Hydropower generation- Hydrological risks and uncertainties- Marine resources- Nature-based solutions- Resource recovery- River restoration- Storm water harvesting- Transboundary water allocation- Urban water management- Wastewater treatment- Watershed management- Water health risks- Water pollution- Water quality management- Water security- Water stress- Water technology innovation. 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 Econometrics2021Q2
Economics and Econometrics2022Q2
Geography, Planning and Development2014Q2
Geography, Planning and Development2015Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2016Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2017Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2018Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2019Q2
Geography, Planning and Development2020Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2021Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2022Q1
Water Science and Technology2014Q2
Water Science and Technology2015Q2
Water Science and Technology2016Q1
Water Science and Technology2017Q2
Water Science and Technology2018Q2
Water Science and Technology2019Q2
Water Science and Technology2020Q2
Water Science and Technology2021Q2
Water Science and Technology2022Q2

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.

Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

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)20130.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.588
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.541
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.702
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.063
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20182.101
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20192.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20202.308
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20212.298
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20222.845
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.588
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.541
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.702
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20172.081
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.966
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20192.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20202.125
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20212.194
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20222.864
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.588
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.541
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.725
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.738
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.872
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20191.600
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20202.308
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20212.388
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20222.733
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 Cites20130
Self Cites20144
Self Cites20156
Self Cites20163
Self Cites20176
Self Cites20181
Self Cites20191
Self Cites20204
Self Cites20218
Self Cites20222
Total Cites20130
Total Cites201427
Total Cites201557
Total Cites201697
Total Cites2017129
Total Cites2018116
Total Cites2019114
Total Cites2020119
Total Cites2021147
Total Cites2022189
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 document20130
External Cites per document20141.643
External Cites per document20151.545
External Cites per document20161.808
External Cites per document20172.121
External Cites per document20182.091
External Cites per document20192.132
External Cites per document20202.212
External Cites per document20212.206
External Cites per document20222.968
Cites per document20130.000
Cites per document20141.588
Cites per document20151.541
Cites per document20161.702
Cites per document20172.081
Cites per document20181.966
Cites per document20192.000
Cites per document20202.125
Cites per document20212.194
Cites per document20222.864
% 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 documents20130
Non-citable documents20143
Non-citable documents20154
Non-citable documents20165
Non-citable documents20174
Non-citable documents20184
Non-citable documents20194
Non-citable documents20204
Non-citable documents20214
Non-citable documents20223
Citable documents20130
Citable documents201414
Citable documents201533
Citable documents201652
Citable documents201758
Citable documents201855
Citable documents201953
Citable documents202052
Citable documents202163
Citable documents202263
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 documents20130
Uncited documents20145
Uncited documents201514
Uncited documents201620
Uncited documents201722
Uncited documents201816
Uncited documents201921
Uncited documents202015
Uncited documents202115
Uncited documents202215
Cited documents20130
Cited documents201412
Cited documents201523
Cited documents201637
Cited documents201740
Cited documents201843
Cited documents201936
Cited documents202041
Cited documents202152
Cited documents202251
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