Advertising Specifications and Rates

Advertising is accepted for these Journals:

The American Economic Review (AER)
The Journal of Economic Literature (JEL)
The Journal of Economic Perspectives (JEP)

We do not offer advertising in the four American Economic Journals

Click here to download a PDF insertion form.

Advertising Schedule

Journal Month Published Copy Deadline
AER January 15 November
  February 15 December
  March 15 January
  April 15 February
  May* 15 March
  June 15 April
  July 15 May
  August 15 June
  September 15 July
  October 15 August
  November 15 September
  December 15 October
JEL March 15 January
  June 15 April
  September 15 July
  December 15 October
JEP February (Winter) 15 December
  May (Spring) 15 March
  August (Summer) 15 June
  November (Fall) 15 September

*AER May -- ads accepted for covers three and four only

Note: Copy not received by the deadline will run in the next issue.


Color: Ads submitted in color will appear in color online and in CD format, but will be changed to Black & White for print.
Resolution:  300dpi
Trim Size: 7 x 10 inches
Live Area: 5.5 x 8 inches

Please supply pdfs. Electronic files only; we do not accept original art work.

Advertising Rates

Half Page
$ 950
Full Page
Cover Three*
Cover Four*

*Not available in JEP
A discount for multiple ads is no longer available.

Tear Sheets

A tear sheet of the ad is furnished with our invoice. We do not send checking copies or free samples. You may purchase a single copy after publication for $15.00 prepayable. Visit our Publications website to learn more about our journals.


Payment is due within 30 days of invoice date. There are no agency discounts.

We reserve the right to require advance payment.

In order to avoid delay in the processing of orders from outside the United States, prepayment by check drawn on a U.S. Bank payable in U.S. dollars is required

You can mail, email or fax your Advertising Insertion Order form:

American Economic Association
2014 Broadway, Suite 305
Nashville, TN 37203
Telephone 615.322.2595
Fax 615.343.7590

Email: * Fax 615‐343‐7590


Contents of Current Issues

Summer 2015 JEP

August 2015 AEJ: Policy

August 2015 AEJ: Micro

July 2015 AEJ: Macro

July 2015 AER

July 2015 AEJ: Applied

June 2015 JEL

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