David Nazarian College of Business and Economics

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Impact Journals (as identified by Academic Departments)


Top Three Accounting Journals
The Accounting Review
Journal of Accounting Research
Journal of Accounting and Economics

Other Highly-ranked Journals -- Accounting Subdisciplines
Accounting Educators' Journal
Accounting Horizons
Accounting, Organizations and Society
Auditing: A Journal of Practice & Theory
Business and Professional Communication Quarterly
International Journal of Accounting, The
Issues in Accounting Education
Journal of Accountancy
Journal of Accounting and Public Policy
Journal of Accounting, Auditing and Finance
Journal of International Accounting Research
Journal of Management Accounting Research
Journal of the American Taxation Association
National Tax Journal, The
Review of Accounting Studies

Business Ethics (Cross-Disciplinary)

Business & Society
Business & Society Review
Business and Professional Ethics Journal
Business Ethics Quarterly
Business Ethics: A European Review
California Management Review
Corporate Governance: An International Review
Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management
Ethical Theory and Moral Practice
Ethics and Information Technology
Ethics: An International Journal of Social, Political, and Legal Philosophy
International Journal of Business and Society 
Journal of Accounting, Ethics and Public Policy
Journal of Business Ethics
Journal of Business Ethics Education
Journal of Business Law and Ethics Pedagogy
Journal of Human Values
Journal of Markets and Morality

Business Law

ABA journals (not including newsletters and magazines)
ALSB (Academy of Legal Studies in Business, national)
Arizona State
Boston College
Boston University
Columbia University
Cornell University
Duke University
Emory University
Fordham University
George Washington University
Georgetown University
Harvard University
Indiana University
New York University
Northwestern University
Ohio State
Stanford University
University of Alabama
University of California Berkeley
University of California Davis
University of California Irvine
University of California Los Angeles
University of Chicago
University of Iowa
University of Michigan
University of Minnesota
University of North Carolina
University of Notre Dame
University of Pennsylvania
University of Southern California (Gould)
University of Texas
University of Virginia
University of Washington
University of Wisconsin
Vanderbilt University
Wake Forest
Washington & Lee
Washington University in St. Louis
Yale University


Quarterly Journal of Economics
Journal of Political Economy
American Economic Review
Review of Economic Studies
Review of Economics & Statistics
Economic Journal
Rand Journal of Economics
Games & Economic Behavior
Journal of Economic Theory
Journal of Law & Economics
Journal of Law, Economics & Organization
Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization
Journal of Legal Studies
Journal of Econometrics
Journal of Applied Econometrics
Journal of International Economics
Journal of Labor Economics
Journal of Human Resources
Journal of Health Economics
Journal of Public Economics
Public Choice
Journal of Finance
Journal of Financial Economics
Journal of Risk & Uncertainty
Journal of Monetary Economics
Journal of Money, Credit & Banking
Journal of International Money & Finance
Journal of Economic Growth
Journal of Economic History
Economic History Review
Economics Letters
Journal of Urban Economics
Journal of Development Economics
Journal of Macroeconomics

Finance, Financial Planning, and Insurance

Emerging Markets Review
European Financial Management
Financial Management
Financial Review
Journal of Banking & Finance
Journal of Business Finance and Accounting
Journal of Corporate Finance
Journal of Empirical Finance
Journal of Finance
Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis
Journal of Financial Economics
Journal of Financial Markets
Journal of Financial Research
Journal of Futures Markets
Journal of International Economics
Journal of International Money and Finance
Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance
Review of Finance
Review of Financial Studies
Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting
Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance - Issues and Practice
Journal of Insurance Issues
Journal of Insurance Regulation
Journal of Risk and Insurance
Journal of Risk and Uncertainty
Journal of Risk Finance
Financial Services Review
Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning
Journal of Financial Planning
Journal of Personal Finance
The Journal of Wealth Management
Business Valuation Review
Financial Analysts Journal
Journal of Applied Corporate Finance
Journal of Business Valuation and Economic Loss Analysis
The Journal of Portfolio Management
Journal of Economics and Finance Education
Journal of Financial Education

Information Systems

Top Three Information Systems Journals
MIS Quarterly
Information Systems Research
Journal of Management Information Systems

Other Highly-ranked Journals -- Information Systems Subdisciplines
ACM Transactions on (Office) Information Systems
ACM Transactions on Database Systems
Communication of the ACM
Communication of the AIS
Decision Sciences
Decision Support Systems
IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering
IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics
Journal of Computer Information Systems
Journal of Information Management
Journal of Information Systems Education
Journal of Strategic Information Systems
Journal of the ACM
Management Science
Organization Science


This list covers three fields:

1)    Strategy-­Organizational Theory
2)    Human Resources -Organizational Behavior
3)    Entrepreneurship 


Academy of Management Annals


Academy of Management Journal


Academy of Management Learning & Education


Academy of Management Perspective


Academy of Management Review


Administrative Science Quarterly


American Journal of Sociology


American Sociology Review


Applied Psychology: An International Review


British Journal of Management


Business & Society


Business Ethics Quarterly


Business Strategy and the Environment


California Management Review


Corporate Governance ­ An International Review


Decision Sciences


Entrepreneurship and Regional Development


Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practices


European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology


European Management Journal


European Management Review


Family Business Review


Group & Organization Management


Harvard Business Review


Human Performance


Human Relations


Human Resource Development Quarterly


Human Resource Management


Human Resource Management Journal


Human Resource Management Review


Industrial and Corporate Change


International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behavior & Research


International Journal of Management Reviews


International Journal of Selection and Assessment


International Small Business Journal


Journal of Applied Psychology


Journal of Business and Psychology


Journal of Business Ethics


Journal of Business Venturing


Journal of International Business Studies


Journal of International Management


Journal of Management


Journal of Management Inquiry


Journal of Management Studies


Journal of Managerial Psychology


Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology


Journal of Occupational Health Psychology


Journal of Organizational Behavior


Journal of Personality and Social Psychology


Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development


Journal of Small Business Management


Journal of Vocational Behavior


Leadership Quarterly


Management Science


Management and Organization Review


Management Communications Quarterly


Management Decision


Management Learning


MIT Sloan Management Review




Organization & Environment


Organization Science


Organization Studies


Organizational Behavior Human Decisions


Organizational Psychology Review


Organizational Research Methods


Personnel Psychology


Research in Organizational Behavior


Small Business Economics


Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal


Strategic Management Journal


Strategic Organization




Venture Capital


Work & Stress

High Impact List


Academy of Management Review


Academy of Management Journal


Journal of Management


Administrative Science Quarterly


Journal of Applied Psychology


Journal of Management Studies


Organization Science


Journal of Business Venturing


Strategic Management Journal


Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practices


Journal of Personality and Social Psychology


American Sociology Review


Organizational Behavior Human Decisions


Management Science


American Journal of Sociology


Journal of Marketing
Journal of Marketing Research
Journal of Consumer Research
Marketing Science
Journal of Consumer Psychology
Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science
Journal of International Business Studies
Journal of Retailing
Journal of Advertising
Journal of Advertising Research
Journal of International Marketing
International Marketing Review
Journal of Service Research
Journal of Public Policy and Marketing
International Journal of Research in Marketing
Marketing Letters
European Journal of Marketing
Journal of Personal Selling and Sales Management
North American Advances in Consumer Research
Journal of Consumer Affairs
Industrial Marketing Management
Psychology and Marketing
Marketing Education Review
Journal of Marketing Education
Journal of Services Marketing
Journal of Consumer Marketing
Journal of Health Care Marketing
Journal of Business and Industrial Marketing
Journal of Marketing Theory and Practice
Journal of Interactive Marketing
Journal of Macromarketing
Journal of Consumer Culture
Journal of Consumer Behaviour
Journal of Business Research
International Journal of Market Research
Journal of Education for Business (cross-disciplinary pedagogical)

Real Estate

Arizona J. of Environmental Law & Policy
Colorado Natural Resources, Energy & Environmental L. Rev.
Energy Law J.
Environmental Law
Environmental Law Reporter, News & Analysis
Federal Circuit Bar J.
Fordham Environmental L. Rev.
Housing Economics, Journal of
Housing Policy Debate
Housing Research, Journal of
Housing Studies
Housing, Theory and Society
J. of Economic Perspectives
J. of Environmental Law & Litigation
J. of Land Use & Environmental Law
J. of Real Estate Research
J. of Regional Science
Land Economics
Land Use Policy
Missouri Environmental Law & Policy Rev.
Natural Resources J.
Real Estate Economics
Real Estate Finance & Economics, Journal of
Real Estate Law Journal
Regional Science and Urban Economics
Regional Studies
San Diego J. of Climate & Energy L.
Sustainable Development Law & Policy
Temple J. of Science, Technology & Environmental Law
The American J. of Economics & Sociology
Tulane Environmental Law J.Urban Affairs Review
Urban Affairs, Journal of
Urban Economics, Journal of
Urban Studies
Vermont J. of Environmental Law
Villanova Environmental L. J.
Washington & Lee J. of Energy, Climate and the Environment
William & Mary Environmental Law & Policy Rev.

Systems and Operations Management

Computers & Operations Research
Decision Analytics
Decision Sciences
Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education
European Journal of Operational Research
IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management
IIE Transactions
International Journal of Advanced Operations Management
International Journal of Bus. Analytics
International Journal of Business Intelligence and Data Mining
International Journal of Data Mining, Modeling and Management
International Journal of Information and Operations Management Education
International Journal of Logistics Management
International Journal of Operations & Production Management
International Journal of Operations and Quantitative Management
International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management
International Journal of Production Economics
International Journal of Production Research
International Journal of Productivity and Quality Management
International Journal of Teaching and Case Studies
International Transactions in Operational Research
Journal of Business Logistics
Journal of Operations Management
Journal of Service Management
Journal of Supply Chain Management
Journal of the Operational Research Society
Management Science
Manufacturing and Service Operations Management (INFORMS Journal)
Maritime Economics & Logistics
Naval Research Logistics
Operations Research
Production & Inventory Management Journal
Production and Operations Management
Production Planning & Control
Supply Chain Management: An International Journal
Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review

Business Law Speicalty

Arts, Entertainment and Sports Journals
Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal
DePaul Journal of Art, Technology & Intellectual Property Law
Hastings Communications and Entertainment Law Journal
Jeffrey S. Moorad Sports law Journal (Villanova)
Loyola of Los Angeles Entertainment Law Review
Marquette Sports Law Review
University of Miami Business Law Review

Banking and Finance
Consumer Finance Law Quarterly Report (Oklahoma City University)
DePaul Business & Commercial Law Journal
University of Miami Business Law Review

Civil Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Federal Courts Law Review (Fed. Magistrate Judges Assoc.)

Commercial Law
Brooklyn Journal of Corporate, Financial & Commercial Law (Brooklyn Law)
Delaware Journal of Corporate Law (Widener)
Hastings Business Law Journal
Journal of Business & Technology Law (University of Maryland)
Journal of Competition Law and Economics (UK)
Loyola Consumer Law Review
Richmond Journal of Global Law & Business
Uniform Commercial Code Law Journal (Thomson/Reuters)
William and Mary Business Law Review

Comparative Law
Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law (U. of Arizona)
Cardozo Journal of International & Comparative Law
Comparative Labor Law & Policy Journal (University of Illinois)
Georgia Journal of International and Comparative Law
Hastings International and Comparative Law Review
ILSA Journal of International and Comparative Law (Nova Southeastern)
International and Comparative Law Quarterly (Cambridge)
Tulane Journal of International and Comparative Law

Corporations and Associations
Brooklyn Journal of Corporate, Financial & Commercial Law
Delaware Journal of Corporate Law
William & Mary Business Law Review

Employment Law
American University Labor & Employment Law Forum
Comparative Labor Law & Policy Journal (University of Illinois)
Employee Rights and Employment Policy Journal (Chicago-Kent)
Hofstra Labor and Employment Law Journal
University of Miami Business Law Review

Intellectual Property Law
AIPLA Quarterly Journal (American Intellectual Property Law Assoc., George Washington Law School)
Albany Law Journal of Science & Technology
Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal
Hastings Science & Technology Law Journal
Journal of intellectual Property Law (U. of Georgia)
Journal of Technology Law & Policy (U. of Florida)
University of Illinois Journal of Law, Technology and Policy

Law & Economics
American Law & Economics Review (Oxford)
Journal of Law, Economics & Policy (George Mason)
Law & Policy (University of Denver)
Supreme Court Economic Review (George Mason)


Real Property and Environmental Law

Colorado Natural Resources, Energy & Environmental Law Review
Energy Law Journal (University of Tulsa)
Environmental Law (Lewis & Clark)
Environmental Law Reporter, News & Analysis (Environmental Law Institute)
Federal Circuit Bar Journal
Probate & Property
Real Estate Law Journal (Thomson, Reuters/West)
University of Miami Business Law Review
Vermont Journal of Environmental Law
William & Mary Environmental Law & Policy Review

Real Estate Housing and Land Use

American Planning Association, Journal of
Appraisal Journal
European Urban and Regional Studies
Housing and the Built Environment, Journal of
Housing Economics, Journal of
Housing Policy Debate
Housing Policy, International Journal of
Housing Research, Journal of
Housing Studies
Housing, Theory and Society
International Real Estate Review
Land Economics
Land Use Policy
Papers in Regional Science
Population Studies: A Journal of Demography
Property Research, Journal of
Real Estate Economics
Real Estate Finance
Real Estate Finance and Economics, Journal of
Real Estate Literature, Journal of
Real Estate Portfolio Management, Journal of
Real Estate Practice and Education, Journal of
Real Estate Research, Journal of
Regional Analysis and Policy, Journal of
Regional Science and Urban Economics
Regional Science, Journal of
Regional Studies
Review of Urban & Regional Development Studies
Rural Studies, Journal of
Urban Affairs Review
Urban and Regional Research, International Journal of
Urban Economics, Journal of
Urban Policy and Research
Urban Studies