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This guide is 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. 

Assessment Research Tools

Style Manuals and Guides


Factual Information

Newspapers, Magazines, and Reports

Historical Newspapers available online

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

SJR Title
51 Journal of Applied Econometrics
53 Econometric Theory
54 Review of Environmental Economics and Policy
55 Journal of Urban Economics
56 Real Estate Economics
57 International Journal of Production Economics
58 Auditing
59 Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking
60 Journal of Financial Econometrics
63 Journal of Environmental Economics and Management
66 Conflict Management and Peace Science
67 Journal of Economic History
68 Economics of Education Review
69 Economica
70 Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy, and Society
71 Review of International Organizations
72 Economic Theory
73 Journal of Common Market Studies
74 Energy Economics
75 Review of International Political Economy
77 American Journal of Agricultural Economics
78 Annual Review of Resource Economics
79 Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization
80 Journal of Business Ethics
81 Journal of Economic Surveys
82 Agricultural Economics
83 Journal of Law and Economics
84 Scandinavian Journal of Economics
86 Econometrics Journal
87 Post-Soviet Affairs
89 Ecological Economics
90 World Bank Economic Review
92 Economic Systems Research
93 Business Ethics
95 Science Technology & Human Values
96 Journal of the Royal Statistical Society. Series A (Statistics in Society)
98 Work, employment & society
99 International Journal of Electronic Commerce

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

SJR Title
19 Marketing Science
26 Quantitative Economics
28 Economic Journal

International Economic Review

36 Journal of International Economics
37 Economic Policy

Review of Finance

44 Journal of Development of Economics
52 Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal

World Development


European Economic Review

65 Economic Development and Cultural Change
76 Small Business Economics

Games and Economic Behavior

88 Food Policy
97 Journal of Family Business Strategy