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Problemas del Desarrolloopen access

Country Mexico  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Mexico
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Subject Area and CategoryEconomics, Econometrics and Finance
Economics and Econometrics

Social Sciences
PublisherInstituto de Investigaciones Economicas, UNAM
Publication typeJournals
ISSN03017036, 20078951
Coverage1979-1980, 1992-1993, 2009-ongoing
Scope 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.


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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

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)20130.147
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.183
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.216
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.191
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.270
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.392
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)20130.143
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.148
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.221
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.194
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.247
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.375
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)20130.085
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.179
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.152
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.159
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.267
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.375
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 Cites20163
Self Cites20170
Self Cites20185
Total Cites20090
Total Cites20101
Total Cites20113
Total Cites201216
Total Cites201313
Total Cites201413
Total Cites201523
Total Cites201619
Total Cites201724
Total Cites201833
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 document20130.121
External Cites per document20140.114
External Cites per document20150.173
External Cites per document20160.163
External Cites per document20170.247
External Cites per document20180.318
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.056
Cites per document20110.060
Cites per document20120.225
Cites per document20130.143
Cites per document20140.148
Cites per document20150.221
Cites per document20160.194
Cites per document20170.247
Cites per document20180.375
% 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
Citable documents20090
Citable documents201018
Citable documents201150
Citable documents201271
Citable documents201391
Citable documents201488
Citable documents2015104
Citable documents201698
Citable documents201797
Citable documents201888
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 documents201392
Uncited documents2014100
Uncited documents2015115
Uncited documents2016107
Uncited documents201795
Uncited documents201875
Cited documents20090
Cited documents20101
Cited documents20113
Cited documents201212
Cited documents201311
Cited documents201411
Cited documents201518
Cited documents201616
Cited documents201718
Cited documents201825
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