Open Economies Review features theoretical and empirical studies examining international economic issues or national economic issues with transnational relevance. In addition, it explores specific events emanating from important branches of the literature.

This journal provides a forum for all viewpoints and schools of thought, encouraging interdisciplinary communication and interaction among researchers in the field. Among the topics addressed in the journal are models and applications of trade flows, commercial policy, adjustment mechanisms to external imbalances, exchange rate movements, alternative monetary regimes, real and financial integration, monetary union, economic development, and external debt.

Officially cited as: Open Econ Rev

Impact Factor 2017: 1.368
5-Year Impact Factor: 1.137

  • Features theoretical and empirical studies dealing with international economic issues or national economic issues with transnational relevance
  • Provides a forum for all viewpoints and schools of thought
  • Encourages interdisciplinary communication and interaction among researchers in the field

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  • George S Tavlas
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Hybrid. Open Access options available

Journal metrics

1.035 (2019)
Impact factor
1.165 (2019)
Five year impact factor
33 days
Submission to first decision
201 days
Submission to acceptance
59,844 (2019)

Latest issue

Volume 31

Issue 2, April 2020

Exchange Rates, Financial Integration and Uncertainty, Papers Presented at the Seventeenth European Economics and Finance Society (EEFS) Annual Conference, London, June 21-24, 2018

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This journal has 38 open access articles

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