American Economic Journal: Microeconomics

American Economic Journal: Microeconomics publishes papers focusing on microeconomic theory; industrial organization; and the microeconomic aspects of international trade, political economy, and finance. The journal publishes theoretical work as well as both empirical and experimental work with a theoretical framework.
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New! AEJ: Microeconomics, Vol. 8, Iss. 1 -- February 2016

Best Paper Prize Nominations:

The AEA is seeking nominations for each of the four AEJs. Prizes will be announced in April 2016, selected from articles published in 2013, 2014, and 2015 of each AEJ. The deadline for nominations is February 15, 2016.

AEJ: Microeconomics Best Paper Prize, 2015:

AEJ: Micro, 4 (1), "Observational Learning and Demand for Search Goods," Kenneth Hendricks, Alan Sorensen and Thomas Wiseman

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The American Economic Association operates a Registry for Randomized Controlled Trials (RCTs): While registration of RCTs is not mandatory, authors of papers that use RCTs are encouraged to register their experiments in the registry. Registration is free.

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Andrew Postlewaite
University of Pennsylvania

John Asker
University of California, Los Angeles

Michelle DeBlasi
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Kelly Andrews
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Mel Carlson
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Lauren Gattos
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Kyle Bagwell
Wouter Dessein
Darrell Duffie
Guillaume Frechette
Philip Haile
Kenneth Hendricks
Kate Ho
John Kagel
Leslie Marx
Marc Melitz
Paul Milgrom
Wojciech Olszewski
Michael Ostrovsky
Ariel Pakes
Thomas R. Palfrey
Philip J. Reny
Ariel Rubinstein
Bernard Salanié
Katja Seim
Ran Spiegler
Michael D. Whinston
Asher Wolinsky

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The American Economic Journals: Applied Economics, Economic Policy, Macroeconomics, and Microeconomics are now being indexed in the Social Sciences Citation Index ® (SSCI), which is produced by the Institute for Scientific Information (ISI).

AEJ: Microeconomics publishes quarterly (February, May, August, November).

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