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Top Scholarly Journals in Accounting

What are the top academic (peer-reviewed) journals in Accounting?

  • You can use the Journal Citation Reports (JCR) Library Database!  JCR journal rankings are frequently used to identify the top journals based on impact factor.
  • Accounting journals are included in the JCR Social Sciences Edition under the subject category Business, Finance.
  • Some top ranked journals are:
    • Journal of Finance
    • Journal of Accounting Research
    • Journal of Accounting & Economics
    • Accounting Review

Search within a Specific Journal

Once you have found some highly rated journals related to marketing, you may want to search directly within them. Here are the steps to do that: