At a glance

  • Economics is an online-only journal dedicated to publishing high quality original research across all areas of economics. It views academic publishing as a cooperative enterprise between authors, editors, referees, and readers.
  • Editor: Dennis Snower

Open for submissions

Is status-seeking behavior good or bad for well-being? And for economic growth? How can policy-makers act in order to mitigate undesired status-effects and to foster desired ones? Answers to these questions and the most recent theoretical and empirical analyses about social status will be presented in our special issue on "The economics of social status".

Deadline for submissions: December 31, 2018.

Journal Articles

  • December 10, 2018 |
  • Downloads: 371 |
  • JEL: H21, H24, H31, J22
  • December 07, 2018 |
  • Downloads: 298 |
  • JEL: O13, O19, O33, Q16, Q18
  • October 25, 2018 |
  • Downloads: 925 |
  • JEL: Q12, Q18, O12, O13

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Discussion Papers

Huiling Liu, Xing Fei, Kseniya Yakshtas, and Bo Li
Does the high-tech enterprise certification policy promote innovation in China?
  • December 13, 2018 |
  • Downloads: 37 |
  • JEL: O31, O32, O38
  • | discussible
  • December 12, 2018 |
  • Downloads: 22 |
  • JEL: D43, L33
  • | 1 comment
  • | discussible
Robert Pater, Jaroslaw Szkola, and Marcin Kozak
A method for measuring detailed demand for workers’ competences
  • December 11, 2018 |
  • Downloads: 45 |
  • JEL: I20, J63
  • | 1 comment
  • | discussible

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