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Review of Industrial Organization

An International Journal Published for the Industrial Organization Society

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Published for the Industrial Organization Society, the Review of Industrial Organization examines all aspects of the field. The journal encourages papers dealing with any economic sector and any developed economy.

A major focus of the journal is competition and monopoly in their many forms and their effects on efficiency, innovation, and social conditions. Topics range from the internal organization of enterprises to international comparisons. The Review has also increased its focus on public policies such as antitrust, regulation, deregulation, public enterprise, and privatization.

The Review highlights ideas that can be verified by econometric evidence, case studies, or other real conditions. It also presents papers that advance significant theories of industrial organization and policy.

Officially cited as: Rev Ind Organ

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  • Lawrence J. White
Journal Impact Factor
0.8 (2023)
5-year Journal Impact Factor
1.2 (2023)
Submission to first decision (median)
6 days
172,808 (2023)

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