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Indian Economic Review

Indian Economic Review

Journal of Delhi School of Economics

Editor-in-Chief: Uday B. Sinha

ISSN: 0019-4670 (print version)
ISSN: 2520-1778 (electronic version)

Journal no. 41775


The Indian Economic Review (IER) is the journal of Department of Economics, Delhi School of Economics. Founded by V.K.R.V. Rao in 1952, the IER is a general economics journal. The journal

  • Presents scholarly articles on all areas of applied and theoretical economics
  • Has over the years featured the work of leading economists including Nobel laureates.
  • Contributors to IER include George Akerlof, Pranab Bardhan, Kaushik Basu, William Baumol, Jagdish Bhagwati, Sukhamoy Chakravarty, Mrinal Datta Chaudhuri, Harry Johnson, James Mirrlees, Lawrence Klein, Kala Krishna, Anne Krueger, A.L. Nagar, William Nordhaus, Prasanta Pattanaik, K.N. Raj, Joan Robinson, Amartya Sen, T N Srinivasan, Nicholas Stern, Suresh Tendulkar, Jan Tinbergen, James Tobin, Stephen Turnovsky, Thomas Weisskopf, to name a few

In 2017 the journal transitioned from an in-house publication to being published by Springer. Past issues of the journal are available at JSTOR.
The journal welcomes original submissions in all areas of empirical, applied and theoretical economics. All submissions will first be subject to desk review by the editors and if appropriate will be sent for peer review.
The editors of the journal may also commission policy briefs, special issues, and solicit book reviews from time to time.

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    The Indian Economic Review aims to provide a platform for dissemination of innovative research in economics that employs theoretical and empirical approaches. Original research in all areas of economics is welcome. These areas include but are not limited to

    Agricultural and resource economics
    Behavioural economics
    Development economics
    Economic theory
    Economics of health and education
    Environmental economics
    Experimental economics
    Game theory
    Industrial organisation
    International trade and finance
    Law and economics
    Macro and monetary economics
    Poverty and inequality

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