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This guide is intended as a starting place for finding information related to economics.

Finding Information Using Databases

To find a journal, newspaper article, or other information on your topic, use economic and business databases. You can locate them by going to the library's electronic resources database and looking up databases by subject area. Click on Social Sciences, then Economics. A list of economics-related article databases will be displayed. Most wed-based databases are available for remote use by UCLA students, faculty, and staff by using the Bruin Online Proxy Server. With this guide, you can find information using articles, newspapers, and factual databases. 

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Top 100 Economics Journals (by SCImago Journal Rank) and UCLA Availability

SJR Title SJR Title
1 Quarterly Journal of Economics 49 Journal of Environmental Economics and Management
2 Journal of Finance 50 Journal of Economic Geography
3 Econometrica 51 American Economic Journal: Microeconomics
4 Review of Financial Studies 53 Brookings Papers on Economic Activity
5 Journal of Financial Economics 54 Review of Environmental Economics and Policy
6 Journal of Economic Literature 56 Journal of Human Resources
7 Review of Economic Studies 57 International Journal of Production Economics
8 American Economic Journal: Applied Economics 59 Journal of Economic Theory
9 American Economic Review 60 Journal of Business and Economic Statistics
10 Journal of Political Economy 61 Review of Economic Dynamics
11 Annual Review of Economics 62 Economic Systems Research
12 Journal of Accounting and Economics 64 Economic Geography
13 Journal of Management 65 Journal of Urban Economics
14 Journal of Marketing 67 Journal of Public Economics
16 Journal of Economic Perspectives 68 Journal of Applied Econometrics
17 American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics 69 Econometric Theory
19 American Economic Journal: Economic Policy 70 Quantitative Marketing and Economics
20 Journal of Marketing Research 72 Journal of International Marketing
21 Journal of Accounting Research 74 Experimental Economics
22 Journal of Labor Economics 75 Journal of Risk and Uncertainty
World Development
24 Journal of Supply Chain Management 77 Economic Theory
26 Journal of The Association of Consumer Research 78 Journal of Economic Surveys
27 Review of Economics and Statistics 82 Foundations and Trends in Finance
28 Accounting Review 83 Journal of Money, Credit and Banking
32 Journal of International Business Studies 84 Long Range Planning
33 Journal of Monetary Economics 87 Journal of Common Market Studies
35 Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science 88 Journal of Financial Intermediation
36 Journal of Econometrics 89 Econometric Reviews
Journal of International Economics
40 RAND Journal of Economics 91 Nonlinear Analysis: Real World Applications
44 Journal of Economic Growth 92 Real Estate Economics
45 Journal of Financial Markets 93 SIAM Journal on Financial Mathematics
46 Energy Economics 96 Ecological Economics
47 Finance and Stochastics 100 International Journal of Electronic Commerce
48 Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis    

View original list of SJR ranking (provides no access to journal content).

SJR Title
29 Marketing Science
34 Quantitative Economics
37 Journal of International Economics
41 Review of Finance
42 Economic Journal
43 Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal
52 Journal of Development of Economics
66 Structural Equation Modeling
71 Socio-Economic Review
73 International Economic Review
76 World Development
79 Economic Policy
80 Extremes
81 Small Business Economics
86 Energy Journal
90 Journal of International Management
95 Internet Research
97 European Economic Review
98 Economic Development and Cultural Change





Factual Information

Remote installation. Please contact Maria Jankowska for access information.


Newspapers and reports

Historical Newspapers available online

For current newspaper access, check the title in our catalog or search Proquest NewspapersLexisNexis Business or Factiva.