Subscriptions to American Economic Association Journals

Individuals can have online access to all AEA journals by joining the AEA. Learn more here.

Information for Institutional Subscriptions is below:

Institutional Subscriptions to AEA Journals

Renew | New Subscription | Manage Subscription | PDF Form 2020/2021

Subscription options and rates:


Print Only:
$700 (to US address);
$850 (to non-US address)

Print plus electronic site* license:
$1,250 (to US address);
$1,400 (to non-US address)

Electronic site* license only:
$950 (to US and non-US)
(Only available directly from AEA, no agency orders)


*Sites are defined as campuses within a six-mile radius, as well as authorized remote users accessing the online journals through the campus IP address. Remote campuses beyond a six-mile radius must purchase a separate subscription regardless of the location of the administration.

Institutional subscriptions to AEA publications include the package of AEA journals:
American Economic Review
AEA Papers and Proceedings
Journal of Economic Literature
Journal of Economic Perspectives
American Economic Journal: Applied Economics
American Economic Journal: Economic Policy
American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics
American Economic Journal: Microeconomics
AER: Insights

Renew | New Subscription | Manage Subscription | PDF Form 2020/2021

Note: AEA does NOT backstart subscriptions.

Payments must be made in advance. We accept checks (in US dollars only, with correct coding for processing in US banks) and credit cards. Please choose one method; online, or by faxing or mailing the application. It is the Association's policy NOT TO REFUND dues.

Back Issue Information
Back issues are available for purchase; please see the Back Issues Order Forms.

Institutional Administrators
Institutional access is by IP authentication. IP address authentication is automatic. There is no need for administrators to login to view full text. Institutional administrators can view IP ranges, generate usage reports, and obtain other information by logging in to the administration site. Institutional Administrator's Login

AEA Journals Terms and Conditions of Use

Contact Information

American Economic Association
2014 Broadway, Suite 305
Nashville, TN 37203
Phone: (615) 322-2595
Fax: (615) 343-7590