The Journal of Population Economics in an international quarterly that publishes original theoretical and applied research in all areas of population economics. The journal is published in collaboration with POP at UNU-MERIT, the Global Labor Organization (GLO) and the European Society for Population Economics (ESPE). The Journal is published by Springer-Verlag.
Editor-in-Chief: Klaus F. Zimmermann
Hosted by: POP at UNU-MERIT
Officially cited as: J Popul Econ
2017 Impact Factor: 1.296 (5-year IF: 1.95)
Rank 69 of 2,096 journals listed in RePEc (June 2018)
Further Ranking details are available here and will be updated in July/August of 2018 to reflect the past year.
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Issue 3, volume 31 is available online!
A very warm welcome to Oded Galor, who will join the Journal as an editor as of 1 July, 2018! Read about Prof. Galor and his contributions to the field here. Thank you to Erdal Tekin, who will in turn leave his post for a new one as editor-in-chief of the Journal of Policy Analysis and Management.
The 2018 editor-in-chief report is now online. Read it here!
Issue 4 of the volume 30 is now available online.
Free Download of the lead article “The effect of child maltreatment on illegal and problematic behaviour: new evidence on the ‘cycle of violence’ using twins data“, by Violeta Misheva, Dinand Webbink, Nicholas G. Martin, J Popul Econ (2017) 30(4): 1035–1087
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Issue 3 of the volume 30 is now available online.
Free Download of the lead article “Assisted reproductive technology and women’s choice to pursue professional careers” by Sarah Kroeger and Giulia La Mattina
, J Popul Econ (2017) 30(3): 723–769.