Aims and Scope

American Economic & Social Review (AESR) is a refereed journal that is published Semiannually. AESR is devoted to the publication of articles concerned with the economic and social problems facing in Asia, including Central Asia, East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia, and the Middle East/Africa, and other regions like the Americas, Europe as well as other emergent nations of the world. It is intended to serve as a means of communication between teachers, research workers, planners, administrators, and all others interested in the problems associated with economic development. The subject areas include, but are not limited to the following fields:

  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics
  • International Economics
  • International Trade and Finance
  • Economics
  • Political Economy
  • Fiscal Economics
  • Applied Economics
  • Business Economics
  • Labour Economics and Econometrics
  • Anthropology
  • Sociology
  • Politics
  • Culture
  • International Relation
  • Public Administration
  • Social Science
  • Inflation
  • Informal Sector
  • Corruption
  • Crime
  • Drug Policy
  • Unions
  • Social Exclusion
  • Price Controls
  • Energy and Environmental Policy
  • Natural Resources, and Technology Transfer
  • Public Policy and Economics
  • Economic Theory,
  • Developmental Issues
  • Markets and Industry
  • Banking and Financial Issues
  • International Trade Issues
  • The Asian Crisis
  • China's Economic Reform
  • The Economic Resurgence of India
  • Transitional Economies
  • The Economics of Information
  • Environmental and Health Economics
  • Innovation and Growth
  • Globalization and Competitiveness
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Notes and Comments, Book Reviews

Section Policies

Articles

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  • Original Articles

Original full-length research papers, clearly state their objective or hypothesis, the experimental design and methods used, the essential features of any interventions, the main outcome measures, the result from the study, and a section placing the results in the context of published literature.

  • Review Articles

Provide a summary of evidence derived from primary studies that have been selected and synthesized according to the author's personal and professional perspective.

  • Case Reports

Report of a single case

  • Short Communications

Report results of a pilot study or preliminary findings from a study. The scope of this section is intended to be wide and to encompass methodology and experimental data on subjects of interest to the readers of the Journal.

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Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer-Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

We use a double-blind system for peer-review; both reviewers’ and authors’ identities remain anonymous. The paper will be reviewed by at least three experts: two reviewers from outside and one editor from the journal typically involve in reviewing a submission.

Publication Frequency

Semiannual

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.