Below is a list of the top 10 journals in the research category of **Decision Sciences****.** The list is produced by ranking the highest impact factor assessed in 2020. Impact factor is based on the total citations out of the total citable publications. As we have discussed in “what is a good impact factor?”, impact factor is NOT the be-all and end-all; it’s not the ONLY journal influence indicator out there. However, even with the inventions such as H-index and SJR score, impact factor is still widely adopted and referenced by leading research institutes and researchers world-wide. So, let’s treat this listing as a starter and go deeper. With that in mind, let’s take a look at the Top 10 Journal by Impact Factors in 2020.https://fa62f9a8cddc97c7d73e56f27f60399a.safeframe.googlesyndication.com/safeframe/1-0-38/html/container.html

- ” American Statistician (Impact Factor: 5.663)”
- ” Transportation Research Part B: Methodological (Impact Factor: 5.508)”
- ” Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice (Impact Factor: 4.434)”
- ” Journal of Mixed Methods Research (Impact Factor: 4.325)”
- ” Annual Review of Statistics and Its Application (Impact Factor: 4.314)”
- ” Annals of Mathematics (Impact Factor: 4.275)”
- ” Journal of the Royal Statistical Society. Series B: Statistical Methodology (Impact Factor: 3.548)”
- ” Structural Equation Modeling (Impact Factor: 3.463)”
- ” Journal of the American Statistical Association (Impact Factor: 3.437)”
- ” Annals of Statistics (Impact Factor: 2.995)”

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