Economic Inquiry

EI

2013 Best EI Article Award Recipient

"Gravity Redux: Measuring International Trade Costs with Panel Data"
by Dennis Novy

 

Published since 1962, (formerly Western Economic Journal), EI is widely regarded as one of the top scholarly journals in its field. Besides containing research on all economics topic areas, a principal objective is to make each article understandable to economists who are not necessarily specialists in the article's topic area. Twenty-two Nobel Laureates are among EI's long list of prestigious authors. Published in cooperation with Wiley-Blackwell, its worldwide circulation is approximately 3,500.

For library subscriptions, recent articles, abstracts, and much more, visit the Economic Inquiry page at Wiley-Blackwell Publishing.

Economic Inquiry posted the following stats for 2012:

  • 75 days to first decision for submitted manuscripts
  • increased ISI ranking to 1.31, or 126 out of 332 economics journals, by 5-year IF
  • increased Eigenfactor ranking to .00621, or 62 out of 332 economics journals
  • increased Article Influence ranking to 1.169, or 75 out of 276 economics journals

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EI Editor, Wes Wilson, received an award as a “Distinguished Member of the Transportation and
Public Utilities Group” for significant contributions to the field over his career. Previous award winners
have been Nobel Laureates William Vickrey and Daniel McFadden with a host of others over its long history.

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Tim Brennan (co-editor since 2007) has been appointed Chief Economist for the Federal
Communications Commission. He will continue as EI co-editor in a limited capacity during the time
period of his appointment. Congratulations, Tim!

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Editorial Board

Editor

Co-Editors

Specialized Co-Editors

  • Yoram Bauman, University of Washington, Miscellany, and Environmental
  • Ted Bergstrom, University of California, Santa Barbara, Economics of Publishing, and Public Economics
  • Bruce A. Blonigen, University of Oregon, Trade Policy, International Trade, and Industrial Organization
  • William A. Branch, University of California, Irvine, DSGE Models and Bounded Rationality, and Macroeconomics
  • Andrew Caplin, New York University,  Model-based Approaches to Non-Standard Data
  • Maggie Chen, George Washington University, Multinational Firms  and International Trade
  • Luke Froeb, Vanderbilt University, Competition Economics, Industrial Economics and Business Economics
  • Tony Kwasnica, Pennsylvania State University, Experimental Economics, Auctions, and Information
  • Keith E. Maskus, University of Colorado, Boulder, International Trade, Development and Intellectual Property Rights and International Economics
  • R. Preston McAfee, Google, Whatever Wes needs
  • Robin McKnight, Wellesley College, Health Economics, and Public Economics
  • Ola Olsson, University of Gothenburg, Development, Economic Growth
  • David Reiley, Google,  Field Experiments
  • Tim Salmon, Southern Methodist University, Experimental, Auction Theory, and Industrial Organization
  • Robert Simmons, Lancaster University, Sports Economics and Labor
  • Randall Walsh, University of Pittsburgh, Environmental Economics, and Public Economics
  • James P. Ziliak, University of Kentucky, Poverty and Inequality, Labor, and Public Economics
     

Associate Editors

  • Philip Curry, University of Waterloo, Economics of Crime, Theory, Industrial Organization
  • Gordon Dahl, University of California, San Diego, Education, Labor
  • Ferre de Graeve, Sveriges Riksbank, Macro-Finance, Monetary Policy, Macroeconometrics, DSGE Models, Banking
  • Gerald Dwyer, Jr., Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Financial Crises, Monetary, Banking. Growth
  • Todd Elder, Michigan State University, Economics of Education, Program Evaluation
  • David Figlio, Northwestern University, Economics of Education, Public Economics, Policy
  • Jane Cooley Fruehwirth, University of Cambridge, Education and Public Economics
  • Lata Gangadharan, Monash University, Experimental, Environmental, Institutions and Development
  • Bernhard Ganglmair, University of Texas at Dallas, Industrial Organization, Law and Economics
  • Limor Golan, Washington University in St. Louis, Labor, Applied Microeconomics
  • Holger Görg, Kiel Institute for the World Economy, International Trade and Multinational Firms
  • Keith Head, University of British Columbia, Trade Policy and International Trade
  • Kevin Henrickson, Gonzaga University, Applied Microeconomics, Labor, Spatial Econometrics
  • Peter Ireland, Boston College, Macroeconomics, Stochastic Growth, Monetary Economics
  • Melissa Kearney, University of Maryland, Public Economics, Poverty and Inequality, Social Policy
  • Sherry Li, University of Texas, Dallas, Experimental and Behavioral Economics, Public Economics, Labor Economics
  • John Mayo, Georgetown University, Regulation and Industrial Organization
  • Guillaume Rocheteau, University of California, Irvine, Macroeconomics, Money
  • Katheryn N. Russ, University of California, Davis, International Trade and Finance, International  Monetary Economics
  • Mikhael Shor, University of Connecticut, Industrial Organization and Experimental
  • David Sims, Brigham Young University, Education and Labor
  • Kan Takeuchi, Hitotsubashi University, Behavioral, Experimental, Time Preference
  • Jacob Vigdor, Duke University, Education, Immigration and Migration, Urban
  • Todd B. Walker, Indiana University, Macroeconomics, Monetary Theory, Financial Economics
  • Avi Weiss, Bar-Ilan University, Industrial Organization, Labor, Law and Economics, Experimental
  • Shintaro Yamaguchi, McMaster University, Labor, Econometrics, Applied Microeconomics
  • Feng Yao, West Virginia University, Econometrics and Applied Econometrics
  • Nicolas L.  Ziebarth, University of Iowa, Macroeconomics, Economic History