The Journal of Economics and Statistics (Jahrbücher für Nationalökonomie und Statistik) is a scientific journal published in Germany since 1863. The journal publishes papers in all fields of economics and applied statistics. A specific focus is on papers combining theory with empirical analyses. Papers providing conclusions for economic policy in Europe are particularly welcome. Nevertheless, distinguished papers dealing exlusively with economic theory, empirical models, or economic history, will not be excluded from consideration. The editors invite replication studies focusing on the robustness of empirical findings.
The section Data Observer presents articles on data sets available for empirical research and institutions providing research data. The journal also publishes special issues, short comments, and book reviews. Complete list of free articles in Data Observer
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The Journal of Economics and Statistics was founded in 1863 in Jena by Bruno Hildebrand (editor 1863-1877).
The Journal of Economics and Statistics is offering a fast track review for current COVID-19 related economic research with a focus on Germany and other European countries. Peer review by members of the editorial board will allow for a timely feedback (review or desk reject) and – if our usual standards are met – fast ahead of print online publication within few weeks. For your submission until December 2020, please use the online submission tool at https://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/jbnst and clearly indicate in your cover letter that you submit for "COVID-19 fast track review"
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