From time to time, Latin American Economic Review publishes collections of articles on topics of special interest.
Published 2 February 2018
Aims and scope
Latin American Economic Review aims to be the leading general interest journal on topics relevant to Latin America. The journal welcomes high-quality theoretical and quantitative papers on economic, social and political-economy issues with a regional focus. Articles presenting new data bases or describing structural reforms within a rigorous theoretical framework will also be considered. A few (illustrative) examples of topics that may be of special interest to this journal include: inflation, informal sector, corruption, crime, drug policy, unions, social exclusion, price controls, energy and environmental policy, natural resources, and technology transfer.
At a glance
Latin American Economic Review is....
- a Gold Open Access journal. Authors retain copyright (CC-BY); institutional and regional Open Access mandates are fulfilled; research is fully available to be accessed and built upon by anyone with an internet connection.
- 100% free for authors. APCs are fully waived thanks to generous sponsorship from Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE), the Mexican center of research and higher education.
- highly selective, with a 12% acceptance rate in 2016.
- open for submissions!
- ISSN: 2196-436X