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World Development

World Development

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Impact Score* 0.8

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Research Impact Score*: 0.8
Impact Factor: 6.678
Citescore: 9.4
SCIMAGO SJR: 2.297
SCIMAGO H-index: 192
Research Ranking (Business and Management) 397
Research Ranking (Economics and Finance) 10
Research Ranking (Law and Political Science) 20
Number of Best scientists*: 5
Documents by best scientists*: 5

Journal Information

ISSN: 0305-750X
Publisher: World Development
Editors-in-Chief: Jampel Dell’Angelo

Aims & Scope of the Journal

World Development offers a venue for the publication of current research results in the quickly growing areas of Economics, General Law and Political science and International Business. The main research topics covered in this journal consist of Economic growth, Development economics, Poverty, Agriculture and Politics.
The publishing policy for World Development is to publish novel innovative contributions that have been appropriately reviewed by skilled academic experts. The journal encourages submissions from the research community where emphasis will be placed on the innovativeness and the practical impact of the published research.


World Development is indexed at Research.com, Web of Science and Scopus. There are many top scholars who published in this journal such as Martin Ravallion, Martin Ravallion, Stephan Klasen, Bart Minten and Matin Qaim


For more details on the guidelines and submission requirements for authors, please consult the journal website for World Development at https://www.journals.elsevier.com/world-development .

Best Scientists who published in this Journal

Martin Ravallion

Martin Ravallion

Georgetown University

Publications: 9

Stephan Klasen

Stephan Klasen

University of Göttingen

Publications: 8

Bart Minten

Bart Minten

International Food Policy Research Institute

Publications: 8

Matin Qaim

Matin Qaim

University of Bonn

Publications: 7

Robert Lensink

Robert Lensink

University of Groningen

Publications: 6

Andreas Kotsadam

Andreas Kotsadam

University of Oslo

Publications: 5

Edward B. Barbier

Edward B. Barbier

Colorado State University

Publications: 4

Margaret S. McMillan

Margaret S. McMillan

Tufts University

Publications: 4

Rene Belderbos

Rene Belderbos

KU Leuven

Publications: 3

Lukas Menkhoff

Lukas Menkhoff

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Publications: 3

Jean-Philippe Platteau

Jean-Philippe Platteau

University of Namur

Publications: 3

Xinshen Diao

Xinshen Diao

International Food Policy Research Institute

Publications: 3

Johan F.M. Swinnen

Johan F.M. Swinnen

KU Leuven

Publications: 3

Will Martin

Will Martin

International Food Policy Research Institute

Publications: 3

Richard S. J. Tol

Richard S. J. Tol

University of Sussex

Publications: 3

Christopher B. Barrett

Christopher B. Barrett

Cornell University

Publications: 3

*The metrics for this journal are compiled based on the data for scientists listed under Economics and Finance