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AJAE & AEPP Impact Factors Soar in Agricultural Economics & Policy

AAEA journals top journals in the field

AAEA is proud to announce the 2020 impact factors (IF) for their journals. IFs correlate to the frequency the journal and it’s articles have been cited in a particular year.

Just released from publisher Wiley, the Applied Economic Perspectives & Policy (AEPP) has raised from an IF in 2019 of 2.779 to a 4.083 in 2020. Ranking itself in the coveted top 3 out of 21 publications in Agricultural Economics and Policy. AEPP is ranking the 61st position out of 377 in Economics

The American Journal of Agricultural Economics (AJAE) has increased a little more than a point. In 2019, AJAE was rated at a 3.028, and their 2020 IF sits at a 4.082. Just behind AEPP, AJAE is marked as the 5th best journal in Agricultural Economics, and the 62nd Journal in Economics.

ABOUT AAEA: Established in 1910, the Agricultural & Applied Economics Association (AAEA) is the leading professional association for agricultural and applied economists, with 2,500 members in more than 60 countries. Members of the AAEA work in academic or government institutions as well as in industry and not-for-profit organizations, and engage in a variety of research, teaching, and outreach activities in the areas of agriculture, the environment, food, health, and international development. The AAEA publishes two journals, the American Journal of Agricultural Economics and Applied Economic Perspectives & Policy, as well as the online magazine Choices and the online open access publication series Applied Economics Teaching Resources. To learn more, visit

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