Most significant research on theoretical and applied macroeconomics
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Objective The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics (BEJM) publishes significant research and scholarship in both theoretical and applied macroeconomics. The journal’s mandate is to assemble papers from the broad research spectrum covered by modern macroeconomics. The range of topics includes business cycle research, economic growth, and monetary economics, as well as topics drawn from the substantial areas of overlap between macroeconomics and international economics, labor economics, finance, development economics, political economy, public economics, and econometric theory.
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Editors-in-Chief Tiago Cavalcanti, University of Cambridge, UK Gueorgui Kambourov, University of Canada, Canada
Associate Editors Arpad Abraham, European Univeristy Institute, Italy Eva Carceles-Poveda, Stony Brook University, USA Davide Debortoli, Pompeu Fabra University, Spain Felipe Schwartzman, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, USA Peng-Fei Wang, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong