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Southern Economic Journal

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First review round: 10.9 weeks. Overall rating: 5 (excellent). Outcome: Accepted.

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Journal info (provided by editor)

Issues per year
4
Articles published last year
65
Manuscripts received last year
304
% accepted last year
10
% immediately rejected last year
40
Open access status
no
Manuscript handling fee?
yes
Fee per manuscript
$60
Kind of complaint procedure
Editor
Two-year impact factor
0.79
Five-year impact factor
0.82
Disciplines: Economics

Aims and Scope

The Southern Economic Journal is a general interest journal publsihed by the Southern Economic Association. The SEJ began its publication in 1933 and it is the 8th oldest American academic journal in the economic profession. It is indexed in the Internet Index of Periodicals & Public Affairs Information Services, Journal of Economic Literature, and SSI.