Review of World Economics is a quarterly journal. Under the name Weltwirtschaftliches Archiv, it was founded in 1913 as the world's first journal with a focus on international economics. The Review has retained this focus, with particular emphasis on research in trade and trade policies, foreign direct investment, global supply chains, migration, international finance, currency systems and exchange rates, monetary and fiscal policies in open economies. The objective of the Review is to publish contributions of the highest quality and retain its status as one of the leading journals in international economics.

Officially cited as: Rev World Econ

  • Features high quality papers contributed by renowned scholars from around the world
  • Official Journal of the Kiel Institute for the World Economy
  • Covers trade and trade policies, international factor movements and international business, international finance, currency systems and exchange rates, etc.

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Editors-in-Chief
  • Holger Görg,
  • Katheryn Russ,
  • Karl Whelan,
  • Gerald Willmann
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Hybrid (Transformative Journal). How to publish with us, including Open Access

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1.681 (2021)
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1.845 (2021)
Five year impact factor
57 days
Submission to first decision (Median)
112,650 (2021)
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Electronic ISSN
1610-2886
Print ISSN
1610-2878
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