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Problemas del Desarrolloopen access



Universities and research institutions in Mexico

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Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico in Scimago Institutions Rankings



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1979-1980, 1992-1993, 2009-2019



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roblemas del Desarrollo. Revista Latinoamericana de Economía, publicación trimestral, es el órgano oficial de divulgación del Instituto de Investigaciones Económicas de la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM), el que atento a la propuesta de sus fundadores, recibe todas las interpretaciones teóricas que con rigor científico, pretendan analizar las diferentes dificultades planteadas por el desarrollo económico, a fin de generar crítica, refutación y reconocer desacuerdos entre predicciones como cualquier teoría científica es capaz de hacerlo. 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 Econometrics2010Q4
Economics and Econometrics2011Q4
Economics and Econometrics2012Q4
Economics and Econometrics2013Q4
Economics and Econometrics2014Q4
Economics and Econometrics2015Q3
Economics and Econometrics2016Q4
Economics and Econometrics2017Q4
Economics and Econometrics2018Q3
Economics and Econometrics2019Q4

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)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.056
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.060
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.225
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.148
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.185
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.216
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.206
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.283
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.452
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.431
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.056
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.060
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.225
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.144
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.149
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.221
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.202
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.276
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.420
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.417
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.056
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.060
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.226
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.086
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.182
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.149
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.171
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.300
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.482
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.339
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 Cites20090
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20110
Self Cites20127
Self Cites20132
Self Cites20143
Self Cites20155
Self Cites20164
Self Cites20170
Self Cites20185
Self Cites20192
Total Cites20090
Total Cites20101
Total Cites20113
Total Cites201216
Total Cites201313
Total Cites201413
Total Cites201523
Total Cites201620
Total Cites201727
Total Cites201837
Total Cites201935
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 document20090
External Cites per document20100.056
External Cites per document20110.060
External Cites per document20120.127
External Cites per document20130.122
External Cites per document20140.115
External Cites per document20150.173
External Cites per document20160.162
External Cites per document20170.276
External Cites per document20180.364
External Cites per document20190.393
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.056
Cites per document20110.060
Cites per document20120.225
Cites per document20130.144
Cites per document20140.149
Cites per document20150.221
Cites per document20160.202
Cites per document20170.276
Cites per document20180.420
Cites per document20190.417
% 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 documents20090
Non-citable documents20102
Non-citable documents20114
Non-citable documents20126
Non-citable documents201312
Non-citable documents201423
Non-citable documents201529
Non-citable documents201625
Non-citable documents201716
Non-citable documents201812
Non-citable documents201911
Citable documents20090
Citable documents201018
Citable documents201150
Citable documents201271
Citable documents201390
Citable documents201487
Citable documents2015104
Citable documents201699
Citable documents201798
Citable documents201888
Citable documents201984
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 documents20090
Uncited documents201019
Uncited documents201151
Uncited documents201265
Uncited documents201391
Uncited documents201499
Uncited documents2015115
Uncited documents2016107
Uncited documents201793
Uncited documents201873
Uncited documents201969
Cited documents20090
Cited documents20101
Cited documents20113
Cited documents201212
Cited documents201311
Cited documents201411
Cited documents201518
Cited documents201617
Cited documents201721
Cited documents201827
Cited documents201926
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