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Library Guide for MBA and Business School Taught Postgraduate Students

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50 Journals used in FT Research Rank

The list below details the 50 journals used by the Financial Times (FT) in compiling the FT Research rank, included in the Global MBA, EMBA and Online MBA rankings. Source: 50 Journals used in FT Research Rank (lastest update in September 12, 2016)

 

1. Academy of Management Journal
2. Academy of Management Review
3. Accounting, Organizations and Society
4. Administrative Science Quarterly
5. American Economic Review
6. Contemporary Accounting Research
7. Econometrica
8. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice
9. Harvard Business Review
10. Human Relations
11. Human Resource Management
12. Information Systems Research
13. Journal of Accounting and Economics
14. Journal of Accounting Research
15. Journal of Applied Psychology
16. Journal of Business Ethics
17. Journal of Business Venturing
18. Journal of Consumer Psychology
19. Journal of Consumer Research
20. Journal of Finance
21. Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis
22. Journal of Financial Economics
23. Journal of International Business Studies
24. Journal of Management
25. Journal of Management Information Systems

26. Journal of Management Studies
27. Journal of Marketing
28. Journal of Marketing Research
29. Journal of Operations Management
30. Journal of Political Economy
31. Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science
32. Management Science
33. Manufacturing and Service Operations Management
34. Marketing Science
35. MIS Quarterly
36. Operations Research
37. Organization Science
38. Organization Studies
39. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes
40. Production and Operations Management
41. Quarterly Journal of Economics
42. Research Policy
43. Review of Accounting Studies
44. Review of Economic Studies
45. Review of Finance
46. Review of Financial Studies
47. Sloan Management Review
48. Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal
49. Strategic Management Journal
50. The Accounting Review

Top Journals in Business

Rank

Journal Title

Journal Impact Factor

1

Academy of Management Annals

16.438

2

International Journal of Management Reviews

13.419

3

Academy of Management Review

12.638

4

Journal of Business Venturing

12.065

5

Journal of Management

11.790

6

Journal of International Business Studies

11.382

7

Administrative Science Quarterly

11.113

8

Journal of Service Research

10.667

9

Business Strategy and the Environment

10.302

10

Academy of Management Journal

10.194

 

(Source: Journal Citation Reports (Social Sciences ed. 2020) ) 

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Top Journals in Economics

Rank

Journal Title

Journal Impact Factor

1

Quarterly Journal of Economics

15.563

2

Economic Geography

11.767

3

American Economic Review

9.170

4

Journal of Political Economy

9.103

5

Journal of Economic Literature

8.604

6

Cambridge Journal of Regions Economy and Society

8.300

7

Small Business Economics

8.164

8

Journal of Economic Perspectives

7.901

9

Review of International Organizations

7.795

10

Journal of Finance

7.544

 

(Source: Journal Citation Reports (Social Sciences ed. 2020) ) 

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Top Journals in Business, Finance

Rank

Journal Title

Journal Impact Factor

1

Forbes

14.826

2

Journal of Finance

7.544

3

Journal of Financial Economics

6.988

4

Review of Financial Studies

5.838

5

Journal of Accounting & Economics

5.817

6

Finance Research Letters

5.596

7

British Accounting Review

5.577

8

International Review of Financial Analysis

5.373

9

Journal of Financial Intermediation

5.179

10

International Journal of Accounting Information Systems

4.400

 

(Source: Journal Citation Reports (Social Sciences ed. 2020) ) 

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Top Journals in Management

Rank

Journal Title

Journal Impact Factor

1

Annual Review of Organizational Psychology and Organizational Behavior

18.333

2

Academy of Management Annals

16.438

3

International Journal of Management Reviews

13.419

4

Academy of Management Reviews

12.638

5

Journal of Management

11.790

6

Journal of Service Management

11.768

7

Journal of International Business Studies

11.382

8

Administrative Science Quarterly

11.113

9

Journal of Strategic Information Systems

11.022

10

Tourism Management

10.967

 

(Source: Journal Citation Reports (Social Sciences ed. 2020) ) 

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