This journal publishes original theoretical and empirical research in all fields of regional science. Pursuing an interdisciplinary approach, its scientific scope includes in particular economics, geography, sociology, spatial and urban planning, transportation, environmental issues, resource management, population science and communication.
The Review of Regional Research is a publication of the German-speaking section of the Regional Science Association International, i.e. the Gesellschaft für Regionalforschung. Since its inception in 1980 the journal’s primary aim has been to publish high-quality papers that make new and substantial contributions to theoretical as well as empirical issues in regional science. Submitted manuscripts are subject to a mutually anonymous peer-review process.
On June 28, 2023, as announced by Clarivate Analytics in the Journal Citation Reports (JCR), Review of Regional Research, published by SpringerNature has achieved its first Impact Factor of 1.5
We would like to take this opportunity to thank all the authors, reviewers, readers and editorial board members for their continuous support to the journal!
Other Journal Metrics:
5-year Impact Factor: 1.8
Immediacy index: 0.4
Eigenfactor® score: 0.00017
Article influence score: 0.409
Journal Citation Indicator: 0.5
CiteScore 2022: 2.4
Rank #289/581 in Economics
Google Scholar, h5-index: 11 (2022)
Guest editors: Knut Koschatzky, Hendrik Hansmeier
Submission Deadline: 30 April 2024 for submission of full papers
Guest Editors: Lina Bjerke, Helena Nilsson, Deborah Strumsky
Submission deadline: January 20th, 2024
Guest editors: Gesa Pflitsch, Ridvan Cinar, Maria Tsouri, Verena Radinger-Peer
Submission Deadline: November 30, 2023