The American Economic Review

The American Economic Review

Infobox Journal

discipline = Economics
abbreviation = AER
publisher = American Economic Association
country = USA
frequency = Quarterly
history = 1911 - present
openaccess =
website =
ISSN = 0002-8282

The American Economic Review (AER) is a peer-reviewed journal of economics published quarterly by the American Economic Association. First published in 1911, it is considered one of the most prestigious journals in the field. The current editor is Robert A. Moffitt of Johns Hopkins University. The previous editor was Ben Bernanke.

The following well-known articles were first published in the "AER":
* "The Cost of Capital, Corporation Finance and the Theory of Investment" (1958), by Franco Modigliani and Merton Miller.
* "De Gustibus Non Est Disputandum" (1977), by George Stigler and Gary Becker.
* "A Theory of Production" (1928), by Paul Douglas and Charles Cobb.

The journal can be accessed online via JSTOR.

External links

* [ The American Economic Review] @ JSTOR

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