Journal of Cultural Economics

The Journal of Cultural Economics is published in cooperation with The Association for Cultural Economics International. It applies economic analysis to all of the creative and performing arts and the heritage and cultural industries, whether publicly or privately funded. Furthermore, the journal explores the economic organization of the cultural sector and the behavior of producers, consumers, and governments within the cultural sector. Readers will find original papers dealing with the theoretical development of cultural economics as a subject, the application of economic analysis and econometrics to the field of culture, and the economic aspects of cultural policy. In addition to full-length papers, the journal offers short papers and book reviews.

Officially cited as: J Cult Econ

The Journal of Cultural Economics is abstracted/indexed in: ABI inform, CAB Abstracts, EBSCO, EconLit, ERIC System Database, International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS), JEL on CD, Journal of Economic Literature, Research Papers in Economics (RePEc), SCOPUS, Social Science Research Network (SSRN), Sociological Abstracts, Social SciSearch, and Current Contents/Social and Behavioral Sciences.

The Journal is also included in the Social Science Citation Index with an Impact Factor in the 2016 Journal Citation Reports (JCR) of 0.472 and a 5-year Impact Factor: 1.049

All issues of the Journal are available online.

The Journal is owned by Springer Verlag in collaboration with the ACEI. The two Co-Editors, the Book Review Editor and the Editorial Board are appointed in accordance with the recommendations of the ACEI.



Book Review Editor

Editorial Board