Pacific Economic Review
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Pacific Economic Review

Impact Factor

H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


United Kingdom
Journal ISSN: 1361374X, 14680106
Publisher: Blackwell Publishing Inc.
History: 1996-ongoing
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories


The Pacific Economic Review (PER) publishes high-quality articles in all areas of economics, both the theoretical and empirical, and welcomes in particular analyses of economic issues in the Asia-Pacific area. Published five times a year from 2007, the journal is of interest to academic, government and corporate economists. The Pacific Economic Review is the official publication of the Hong Kong Economic Association and has a strong editorial team and international board of editors. As a highly acclaimed journal, the Pacific Economic Review is a source of valuable information and insight. Contributors include Nobel Laureates and leading scholars from all over the world.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)

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SCR Impact Factor

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SCR Journal Ranking

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SCImago SJR Rank

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR indicator) is a measure of scientific influence of scholarly journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from.


Pacific Economic Review
Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Pacific Economic Review
Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    1.705 1.421 1.376
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    1.406 1.235 1.149
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    0.875 0.91 0.895
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    0.584 0.725 0.807
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0.408 0.617 0.671
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    0.544 0.606 0.65
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.681 0.705 0.796
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    0.435 0.557 0.685
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.643 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.74 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.904 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.83 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.706 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.524 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.416 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.366 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.406 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.373 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0.182 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.14 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0.327 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0.122 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0.154 NA NA
Note: impact factor data for reference only




Impact Factor

Impact factor (IF) is a scientometric factor based on the yearly average number of citations on articles published by a particular journal in the last two years. A journal impact factor is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field. Find out more: What is a good impact factor?

III. Other Science Influence Indicators

Any impact factor or scientometric indicator alone will not give you the full picture of a science journal. There are also other factors such as H-Index, Self-Citation Ratio, SJR, SNIP, etc. Researchers may also consider the practical aspect of a journal such as publication fees, acceptance rate, review speed. (Learn More)

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The h-index is an author-level metric that attempts to measure both the productivity and citation impact of the publications of a scientist or scholar. The index is based on the set of the scientist's most cited papers and the number of citations that they have received in other publications


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H-Index History