2016 Impact Factor 6.043
Friday, June 30, 2017
Posted by: Zoe Cumming
The 2016 ISI Web of Knowledge impact factors were just released.
The Journal of Finance has a two-year impact factor* of 6.043. The JF is the 2nd highest impact journal in the Economics JCR Category behind The Quarterly Journal of Economics. For the five-year impact factor,** the JF ranks #2 just behind The Quarterly Journal of Economics with a five-year impact factor of 8.960.
The Journal of Finance is now ranked #2 in total citations*** behind the American Economic Review with 29,644 total citations.
The Journal of Finance maintains its ranking as #1 in two-year impact, five-year impact, and total citations among all finance journals.
* Two-year impact factor measures the citations in 2016 to articles published in The Journal of Finance between 2014-2015 divided by the total number of articles published in 2014-2015
** Five-year impact factor measures the citations in 2016 to articles published in The Journal of Finance between 2011-2015 divided by the total number of articles published in 2011-2015
*** Total citations measures all citations in 2016 to any Journal of Finance article (1946-2016).