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From 2020 new at De Gruyter

German Economic Review

Ed. by Egger, Peter / Balleer, Almut / Crespo-Cuaresma, Jesus / Larch, Mario / Osikominu, Aderonke / Wamser, Georg

IMPACT FACTOR 2018: 0.638
5-year IMPACT FACTOR: 1.127

CiteScore 2018: 1.03

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2018: 0.540
Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP) 2018: 0.788

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    Your benefits

    • Published by Verein für Socialpolitik (VfS)
    • Renowned Editorial Board
    • High quality contributions
    • Directed at both professional economists as well as non-specialists
    • Print- and online-publication

    Aims and Scope

    German Economic Review (GER), the official publication of the German Economic Association (Verein für Socialpolitik), is an international journal publishing original and rigorous research of general interest in a broad range of economic disciplines, including:

    • macro- and microeconomics
    • economic policy
    • international economics
    • public economics
    • finance
    • business administration

    The scope of research approaches includes theoretical, empirical and experimental work. Innovative and thought-provoking contributions, in particular from younger authors, are especially welcome. GER is edited by an international board of editors and associate editors from Europe and overseas. This ensures access to an international pool of referees and guarantees a high intellectual standard of published contributions. Editors are committed to a prompt turnaround of submissions.

    German Economic Review publishes original research of general interest in a broad range of economic discplines, including macro- and microeconomics, public economics, business administration and finance. Authors are invited to submit papers devoted to policy analysis as well as theoretical and empirical papers. All submissions are refereed. The journal's internationally composed board of editors is committed to maintaining a high standard of quality.

    As the official journal of the Verein für Socialpolitik (German Economic Association), German Economic Review is provided to all the members of the association. At the same time, the journal aims at a wider international audience and invites participation and subscriptions from economists around the world.

    GER is published four times a year, in English, and is available online.
    Sets of data used are available at the German Economic Review Data Archive under http://journaldata.zbw.eu/journals/ger.


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    economic, German, review, association, economics, macroeconomics, microeconomics, policy, public, finance, business, European, research, journal, Verein fuer Socialpolitik, analysis, studies, article, periodical, book, theory, markets, derivatives

    Submission of Manuscripts

    Instructions for Authors

    You can easily submit your manuscript online. Simply go to http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/geer and you will be guided through the whole peer-reviewing and publishing process.

    Your benefits of publishing with us
    • Easy-to-use online submission, peer review, and publication system
    • Accepted papers will be published online first as DOI-citable, forward-linked articles for quickest possible visibility for the scientific community
    • High quality manuscript processing through ScholarOne Manuscripts®. Submit your research online at http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/geer
    • Single-blind peer-review
    • Free color figures both in print and online editions
    • No publication fee
    • Optional open access publication
    • Every article easily discoverable because of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and comprehensive abstracting and indexing services
    • Impact Factor
    • Convenient citation tracking via e-mail alert
    • Secure archiving by De Gruyter and the independent archiving service Portico
    • Professional sales and marketing activities

    Submission process
    • Submission of your paper via our submission management tool following the Instructions_for_Authors (you will be guided through every step of the submission process)
    • Manuscript submissions are approved by the Editor, and, if found suitable for further consideration, peer reviewed by independent expert referees
    • Single-blind peer review process
    • Accepted articles are published online ahead of print

    Please note
    • Manuscripts must be written in clear and concise English
    • Once your article is accepted you have the option to publish it open access
    • German Economic Review publishes 4 issues per year/volume
    • We reserve the right to subject each submitted manuscript to a plagiarism check
    • If you have any general questions please visit our FAQ page for authors
    • For more detailed information please contact the GER Editorial Office geer.editor@gmail.com

    We look forward to receiving your manuscript!

    Hybrid Open Access

    For complete details on hybrid open access publishing at De Gruyter please see: https://www.degruyter.com/page/560

    Effective 1st January 2016, authors from an institution affiliated with either the Association of Dutch Universities (VSNU), the Consortium of Swiss Academic Libraries or some UK libraries participating in the Jisc Collections SMP may publish primary research and review articles open access in any of De Gruyter's OnlineOpen journals at a discount of 90% of the APC price. For more information and to confirm whether your institution is eligible please see the following:

    The Netherlands: https://www.degruyter.com/page/1461
    The UK: https://www.degruyter.com/page/1462
    Switzerland: https://www.degruyter.com/page/1463

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    From 2020 on, the journal German Economic Review is published by De Gruyter.

    Verein für Socialpolitik

    The Verein für Socialpolitik is a non-profit organization. Members enjoy a reduced participation fee for attending the Verein’s annual conference. Membership includes a subscription to both journals of the association, German Economic Review and Perspektiven der Wirtschaftspolitik.

    For further information please visit the website.

    Verein für Socialpolitik
    Gesellschaft für Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaften
    Mohrenstraße 59
    10117 Berlin
    Telefon +49 (30) 20 45 96-00

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    Abstracting & Indexing

    German Economic Review is covered by the following services:

    • ABI/INFORM Collection (ProQuest)
    • Business Premium Collection (ProQuest)
    • EconLit (AEA)
    • GEOBASE (Elsevier)
    • Journal Citation Reports/Social Sciences Edition (Clarivate Analytics)
    • Proquest Business Collection (ProQuest)
    • ProQuest Central (ProQuest)
    • ProQuest Politics Collection (ProQuest)
    • ProQuest Sociology Collection (ProQuest)
    • RePEc: Research Papers in Economics
    • Social Science Premium Collection (ProQuest)
    • Social Sciences Citation Index (Clarivate Analytics)

    Editorial Information

    Editor information

    Peter Egger (Coordinating Editor), Chair of Applied Economics: Internationalization and Innovation, KOF Konjunkturforschungsstelle, Zurich, Switzerland
    Almut Balleer, Empirical Economic Research Unit, RWTH University of Aachen, Germany
    Jesus Crespo-Cuaresma, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria
    Mario Larch, University of Bayreuth, Faculty of Law and Economics, Germany
    Aderonke Osikominu, University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany
    Georg Wamser, Eberhard Karls University Tübingen, Germany

    Editorial Board
    Friedrich Breyer, University of Konstanz, Germany
    Jürgen Eichberger, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Ralf Ewert, University Graz, Austria
    Bernhard Felderer, University of Vienna, Austria
    Clemens Fuest, University of Munich, Germany
    Daniel Gros, The Centre of European Policy Studies, Brussels, Belgium
    Ulrich Kamecke, Humboldt-University, Berlin, Germany
    Kai Konrad, Max Planck Institute for Tax Law and Public Finance, Munich, Germany
    Franz Palm, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Friedrich Schneider, University of Linz, Austria
    Monika Schnitzer, University of Munich, Germany
    Dennis J. Snower, Institute for World Economics, Kiel, Germany

    Editorial Office
    Nora Strecker, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
    E-mail: geer.editor@gmail.com

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