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Journal of Law and Economics- Impact Score, Overall Ranking, h-index, SJR, Rating, Publisher, ISSN, and Other Important Metrics

Last Updated on May 27, 2022

Impact Score

1.56

h-Index

 86

Rank

 1887

SJR

 1.598

Note: The impact score shown here is equivalent to the average number of times documents published in a journal/conference in the past two years have been cited in the current year (i.e., Cites / Doc. (2 years)). It is based on Scopus data and can be a little higher or different compared to the impact factor (IF) produced by Journal Citation Report. Please refer to the Web of Science data source to check the exact journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Important Metrics

Title Journal of Law and Economics
Abbreviation J. Law Econ.
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Economics and Econometrics (Q1); Law (Q1)
h-index 86
Overall Rank/Ranking 1887
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 1.598
Impact Score 1.56
Publisher University of Chicago
Country United States
ISSN 15375285, 00222186




Aim and Scope


Established in 1958, the Journal of Law and Economics publishes research on a broad range of topics including the economic analysis of regulation and the behavior of regulated firms, the political economy of legislation and legislative processes, law and finance, corporate finance and governance, and industrial organization. The Journal has published some of the most influential and widely cited articles in these areas. It is an invaluable resource for academics as well as those interested in cutting-edge analysis of current public policy issues.


About Journal of Law and Economics


Journal of Law and Economics is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Economics and Econometrics (Q1); Law (Q1). It is published by University of Chicago. The overall rank of Journal of Law and Economics is 1887. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 1.598. SCImago Journal Rank is an indicator, which measures the scientific influence of journals. It considers the number of citations received by a journal and the importance of the journals from where these citations come. SJR acts as an alternative to the Journal Impact Factor (or an average number of citations received in last 2 years). This journal has an h-index of 86. The best quartile for this journal is Q1.

The ISSN of Journal of Law and Economics journal is 15375285, 00222186. An International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) is a unique code of 8 digits. It is used for the recognition of journals, newspapers, periodicals, and magazines in all kind of forms, be it print-media or electronic. Journal of Law and Economics is cited by a total of 146 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2021).


Journal of Law and Economics Impact Score 2021-2022


The impact score (IS) 2021 of Journal of Law and Economics is 1.56, which is computed in 2022 as per its definition. Journal of Law and Economics IS is decreased by a factor of 0.25 and approximate percentage change is -13.81% when compared to preceding year 2020, which shows a falling trend. The impact score (IS), also denoted as Journal impact score (JIS), of an academic journal is a measure of the yearly average number of citations to recent articles published in that journal. It is based on Scopus data.

Table Setting

Journal of Law and Economics Impact Score 2022 Prediction


IS 2021 of Journal of Law and Economics is 1.56. If the same downward trend persists, impact score may fall in 2022 as well.


Impact Score Trend


Year wise Impact Score (IS) of Journal of Law and Economics. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact Score (IS)
2022/2023 Coming Soon
2021 1.56
2020 1.81
2019 0.98
2018 1.14
2017 1.12
2016 1.08
2015 1.56
2014 1.32

Journal of Law and Economics h-index


  Table Setting

Journal of Law and Economics has an h-index of 86. It means 86 articles of this journal have more than 86 number of citations. The h-index is a way of measuring the productivity and citation impact of the publications. The h-index is defined as the maximum value of h such that the given journal/author has published h papers that have each been cited at least h number of times.




Journal of Law and Economics ISSN


The ISSN of Journal of Law and Economics is 15375285, 00222186. ISSN stands for International Standard Serial Number.

An ISSN is a unique code of 8 digits. It is used for the recognition of journals, newspapers, periodicals, and magazines in all kind of forms, be it print-media or electronic.

Table Setting

Journal of Law and Economics Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of Journal of Law and Economics is 1887. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 1.598. SCImago Journal Rank is an indicator, which measures the scientific influence of journals. It considers the number of citations received by a journal and the importance of the journals from where these citations come.


Journal of Law and Economics Publisher


Table Setting

Journal of Law and Economics is published by University of Chicago. It's publishing house is located in United States. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 1978-1989, 1996-2021. The organization or individual who handles the printing and distribution of printed or digital publications is known as Publisher.


Call For Papers


Visit the official website of the journal/conference to check the further details about the call for papers.


Abbreviation


The IS0 4 standard abbreviation of Journal of Law and Economics is J. Law Econ.. This abbreviation ('J. Law Econ.') is well recommended and approved for the purpose of indexing, abstraction, referencing and citing goals. It meets all the essential criteria of ISO 4 standard.

ISO 4 (International Organization for Standardization 4) is an international standard that defines a uniform and consistent system for abbreviating serial publication titles and journals.


How to publish in Journal of Law and Economics


If your research field is/are related to Economics and Econometrics (Q1); Law (Q1), then please visit the official website of this journal.


Acceptance Rate


The acceptance rate/percentage of any academic journal/conference depends upon many parameters. Some of the critical parameters are listed below.

  • The demand or interest of researchers/scientists in publishing in a specific Journal/Conference.
  • Peer review complexity and timeline.
  • The mix of unsolicited and invited submissions.
  • The time it takes from manuscript submission to final publication.
  • And Many More.

It is essential to understand that the acceptance rate/rejection rate of papers varies among journals. Some Journals considers all the manuscripts submissions as a basis of acceptance rate computation. On the other hand, few consider the only manuscripts sent for peer review or few even not bother about the accurate maintenance of total submissions. Hence, it can provide a rough estimation only.

The best way to find out the acceptance rate is to reach out to the associated editor or to check the official website of the Journal/Conference.


Credits and Sources


  • Scimago Journal & Country Rank (SJR), https://www.scimagojr.com/
  • Journal Impact Factor, https://clarivate.com/



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Year wise Impact Score (IS) of Journal of Law and Economics

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2022/2023 Coming Soon
2021 1.56
2020 1.81
2019 0.98
2018 1.14
2017 1.12
2016 1.08
2015 1.56
2014 1.32



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