The Society’s journals have seen significant gains in their Impact Factor according to recently released figures.
The EJ’s Impact Factor has increased to 2.946 in 2017 from 2.608 in 2016 – its highest ever score. This places The Economic Journal neck and neck with the Journal of the European Economic Association and in the top 12% of all journals within the economics category.
The Econometrics Journal has jumped nearly 100 places in the economics category, and is now ranked 172 out of 353 journals. It also saw a large increase, with an impact factor of 1.152 in 2017 compared to 0.513 in 2016.