Welcome to the Journal of Monetary Economics
The Journal of Monetary Economics was founded in 1975, and quickly established itself as the leading professional journal in macroeconomics. It is consistently ranked as one of the top journals in economics, and it is widely read by macroeconomists, financial economists, central bankers, and many others. It welcomes the submission of high-quality manuscripts in all areas of macroeconomics.
The JME publishes eight volumes each year. Two of the issues each year are dedicated to the Carnegie-Rochester-NYU Conference on Public Policy. Every two years, the JME publishes a ninth volume with the proceedings from a conference on macroeconomic policy sponsored by the Study Center Gerzensee of the Swiss National Bank.
The editors of the JME are Yuriy Gorodnichenko (UC Berkeley) and Urban Jermann (University of Pennsylvania). It is published by Elsevier Science, it uses the Editorial Manager for JME for submission, and its issues are available through Science Direct.
For questions not answered on the website, please contact:
Susan L. North
Journal of Monetary Economics
William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration
University of Rochester
Rochester, NY 14627
Best Paper Award
2021 Winner, $10,000
“The New Keynesian Cross” by Florin O. Bilbiie
2020 Winner, $10,000
“Inference in Structural Vector Autoregressions When the Identifying Assumptions are Not Fully Believed: Re-evaluating the Role of Monetary Policy in Economic Fluctuations” by Christiane Baumeister and James D. Hamilton
Distribution of decision times for the first-round submission in 2020
Senior Associate Editors
S. Borağan Aruoba
Vivian Zhanwei Yue