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Journal of Globalization and Development

Edited by: Joseph Stiglitz, Kevin Gallagher, Jeronim Capaldo, M. Shahe Emran, Arjun Jayadev, José Antonio Ocampo and Dani Rodrik
Your benefits:
  • Research agenda for the future of studies in the rapidly evolving fields
  • Full range of perspectives on development and globalization
  • Pressing debates led by scholars, policymakers, and practitioners in the arena of globalization and development

The Journal of Globalization and Development (JGD) publishes academic research and policy analysis on globalization, development, and in particular the complex interactions between them. The journal is dedicated to stimulating a creative dialogue between theoretical advances and rigorous empirical studies to push forward the frontiers of development analysis. It also seeks to combine innovative academic insights with the in-depth knowledge of practitioners to address important policy issues. JGD encourages diverse perspectives on all aspects of development and globalization, and attempts to integrate the best development research from across different fields with contributions from scholars in developing and developed countries.

  • Economic development
  • Financial investments
  • Development Aid
  • Development policies
  • Growth models
  • Sovereign debt

Article formats
Symposia Articles, Articles, Policy Analysis

> Information on submission process

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Content available since 2010 (Volume 1, Issue 1)

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You can easily submit your manuscript online. Simply go to...
...and you will be guided through the whole peer-reviewing and publishing process.

Your benefits of publishing with us
  • Rapid publication with short turnaround times
  • Free access upon registration
  • High quality manuscript processing
  • Optional open access publication
  • Accepted papers will be published online first as DOI-citable, forward-linked articles for quickest possible visibility for the scientific community
  • Every article easily discoverable because of SEO and comprehensive abstracting and indexing services
  • Convenient citation tracking via e-mail alert
  • Secure archiving by De Gruyter and the independent archiving service Portico
  • Professional sales and marketing support
Submission process
  • Submission of your paper via our submission management tool
  • Peer review process (you will be guided through every step)
  • Decision on your paper
  • If accepted: you have the option to publish it open access
  • Publication online and in print
Please note
  • JGD publishes articles in a number of sections, listed below. When submitting, please make a note in your cover letter indicating the section where you feel your manuscript would fit best:
    1. Research Foundations: publishes rigorous analytical papers, both theoretical and empirical.
    2. Policy Analysis: policy analysis papers can focus on a single country or a number of countries.
    3. Puzzles: welcomes short discussions on problems faced by policymakers in a "second best" world that require innovative and ingenious approaches. The aim is to bring intractable policy problems to the attention of academic researchers and thus foster a dialogue between policymakers and researchers.
    4. Symposia: Key Debates in Theory and Policy:
      fosters debates between leaders in the field around particular issues in development and globalization.
  • Manuscripts must be written in clear and concise English
  • Before submitting your article please have a look at our Publication Ethics Statement and our copyright agreement
  • Once your article is accepted you have the option to publish it open access
  • Our repository policy allows you to distribute 30 PDF copies of your published article to colleagues (the PDF has to include the information that it is an author's copy). Please also feel free to distribute the link to the online abstract.
  • If you have any general questions please visit our FAQ page for authors

We look forward to receiving your manuscript!

Joseph E. Stiglitz, Columbia University, New York, USA
Jeronim Capaldo, Boston University, USA
M. Shahe Emran, Initiative for Policy Dialogue, New York, USA
Kevin Gallagher, Boston University, USA
Arjun Jayadev, University of Massachusetts Boston, USA
José Antonio Ocampo, Columbia University, New York, USA
Dani Rodrik, Harvard University, Cambridge, USA

Managing Editor
Gabriela Plump, Columbia University, New York, USA

Editorial Board
Olusanya Ajakaiye, African Economic Research Consortium, Nairobi, Kenya
K.Y. Amoako, African Center for Economic Transformation, Accra, Ghana
Siwan Anderson, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Abhijit Banerjee, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA
Pranab Bardhan, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Amar Bhattacharya, G24 Secretariat, Washington, D.C., USA
Nancy Birdsall, Center for Global Development, Washington, D.C., USA
Chris Blattman, Yale University, New Haven, USA
Kwesi Botchwey, The Fletcher School, Tufts University, Medford, USA
Francois Bourguignon, Paris School of Economics, Paris, France
Guillermo Calvo, Columbia University, New York, USA
John Coatsworth, Columbia University, New York, USA
Shawn Cole, Harvard Business School, Cambridge, USA
Partha Dasgupta, University of Cambridge, UK
Kemal Dervis, United Nations Development Programme, New York, USA
Giovanni Dosi, St.Anna School of Advanced Studies, Pisa, Italy
Diane Elson, University of Essex, UK
Peter Evans, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Jean-Paul Fitoussi, Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris, France
Roberto Frenkel, CEDES and University of Buenos Aires, Argentina
Karla Hoff, Development Economics Group, Washington, D.C., USA
Ravi Kanbur, Cornell University, Ithaca, USA
Devesh Kapur, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
Dean Karlan, Yale University, New Haven, USA
David Kennedy, Harvard Law School, Cambridge, USA
Mushtaq Khan, School of Oriental and African Studies, London, UK
Asim I. Khwaja, KSG and Harvard University, Cambridge, USA
Domenico Lombardi, Center for International Governance Innovation, Waterloo, Canada
Jonathan Morduch, New York University, New York, USA
Sanjay Reddy, The New School for Social Research, New York, USA
Francisco Rodriguez, United Nations Development Programme, New York, USA
Ken Rogoff, International Monetary Fund and Harvard University, Cambridge, USA
Charles Sabel, Columbia University, New York, USA
Saskia Sassen, Columbia University, New York, USA
Amartya Sen, Harvard University, Cambridge, USA
Howard Stein, University of Michigan, USA
Tony Venables, University of Oxford, UK
David Vines, University of Oxford, UK
Ngaire Woods, University of Oxford, UK
Michael Woolcock, World Bank and University of Manchester, UK
Yu Yongding, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Beijing, China


Audience: researchers in economics, international relations, political studies, decision-makers, workers of non-governmental organizations and think-thanks in the field of development aid