Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Journal of Human Resources


United States

Universities and research institutions in United States

Subject Area and Category


University of Wisconsin Press

University of Wisconsin, Madison in Scimago Institutions Rankings



Publication type



0022166X, 15488004


1976-1982, 1990, 1992-2020



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The Journal of Human Resources is among the leading journals in empirical microeconomics. Intended for scholars, policy makers, and practitioners, each issue examines research in a variety of fields including labor economics, development economics, health economics, and the economics of education, discrimination, and retirement. Founded in 1965, the Journal of Human Resources features articles that make scientific contributions in research relevant to public policy practitioners. Join the conversation about this journal

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

Economics and Econometrics1999Q1
Economics and Econometrics2000Q1
Economics and Econometrics2001Q1
Economics and Econometrics2002Q1
Economics and Econometrics2003Q1
Economics and Econometrics2004Q1
Economics and Econometrics2005Q1
Economics and Econometrics2006Q1
Economics and Econometrics2007Q1
Economics and Econometrics2008Q1
Economics and Econometrics2009Q1
Economics and Econometrics2010Q1
Economics and Econometrics2011Q1
Economics and Econometrics2012Q1
Economics and Econometrics2013Q1
Economics and Econometrics2014Q1
Economics and Econometrics2015Q1
Economics and Econometrics2016Q1
Economics and Econometrics2017Q1
Economics and Econometrics2018Q1
Economics and Econometrics2019Q1
Economics and Econometrics2020Q1
Management of Technology and Innovation1999Q1
Management of Technology and Innovation2000Q1
Management of Technology and Innovation2001Q1
Management of Technology and Innovation2002Q1
Management of Technology and Innovation2003Q1
Management of Technology and Innovation2004Q1
Management of Technology and Innovation2005Q1
Management of Technology and Innovation2006Q1
Management of Technology and Innovation2007Q1
Management of Technology and Innovation2008Q1
Management of Technology and Innovation2009Q1
Management of Technology and Innovation2010Q1
Management of Technology and Innovation2011Q1
Management of Technology and Innovation2012Q1
Management of Technology and Innovation2013Q1
Management of Technology and Innovation2014Q1
Management of Technology and Innovation2015Q1
Management of Technology and Innovation2016Q1
Management of Technology and Innovation2017Q1
Management of Technology and Innovation2018Q1
Management of Technology and Innovation2019Q1
Management of Technology and Innovation2020Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management1999Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2000Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2001Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2002Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2003Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2004Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2005Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2006Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2007Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2008Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2009Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2010Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2011Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2012Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2013Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2014Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2015Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2016Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2017Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2018Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2019Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2020Q1
Strategy and Management1999Q1
Strategy and Management2000Q1
Strategy and Management2001Q1
Strategy and Management2002Q1
Strategy and Management2003Q1
Strategy and Management2004Q1
Strategy and Management2005Q1
Strategy and Management2006Q1
Strategy and Management2007Q1
Strategy and Management2008Q1
Strategy and Management2009Q1
Strategy and Management2010Q1
Strategy and Management2011Q1
Strategy and Management2012Q1
Strategy and Management2013Q1
Strategy and Management2014Q1
Strategy and Management2015Q1
Strategy and Management2016Q1
Strategy and Management2017Q1
Strategy and Management2018Q1
Strategy and Management2019Q1
Strategy and Management2020Q1

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)19991.895
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20001.757
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20011.726
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20021.805
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20031.621
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20041.901
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20051.731
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20062.174
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20072.309
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20082.695
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20093.143
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20103.363
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20114.153
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20124.051
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20133.662
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20143.489
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.068
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20164.083
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20175.643
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20187.094
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20197.523
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20204.828
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19991.895
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20001.534
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20011.676
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20021.592
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20031.485
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20041.541
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20051.664
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20062.008
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20072.339
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20082.056
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20093.031
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20102.835
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20114.260
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20123.388
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20133.118
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.545
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20152.644
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20164.309
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20176.021
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20188.188
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20193.771
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20204.073
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19991.529
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20001.371
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20011.090
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20021.238
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20031.169
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20041.333
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20051.407
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20062.146
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20071.730
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20081.708
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20092.712
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20102.557
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20113.254
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.545
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.015
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.957
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.385
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20164.656
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20177.188
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20183.578
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20193.031
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20203.234
Total Cites 

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

Self Cites199922
Self Cites20009
Self Cites200117
Self Cites20024
Self Cites20037
Self Cites200413
Self Cites20057
Self Cites200613
Self Cites20079
Self Cites200812
Self Cites20099
Self Cites20109
Self Cites201112
Self Cites201214
Self Cites20134
Self Cites20149
Self Cites20154
Self Cites20165
Self Cites201712
Self Cites20188
Self Cites20197
Self Cites202013
Total Cites1999199
Total Cites2000158
Total Cites2001171
Total Cites2002156
Total Cites2003144
Total Cites2004168
Total Cites2005208
Total Cites2006267
Total Cites2007283
Total Cites2008220
Total Cites2009297
Total Cites2010292
Total Cites2011443
Total Cites2012349
Total Cites2013318
Total Cites2014257
Total Cites2015267
Total Cites2016418
Total Cites2017578
Total Cites2018786
Total Cites2019362
Total Cites2020391
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

External Cites per document19991.686
External Cites per document20001.447
External Cites per document20011.510
External Cites per document20021.551
External Cites per document20031.412
External Cites per document20041.422
External Cites per document20051.608
External Cites per document20061.910
External Cites per document20072.264
External Cites per document20081.944
External Cites per document20092.969
External Cites per document20102.775
External Cites per document20114.184
External Cites per document20123.252
External Cites per document20133.078
External Cites per document20142.455
External Cites per document20152.604
External Cites per document20164.258
External Cites per document20175.896
External Cites per document20188.104
External Cites per document20193.698
External Cites per document20203.938
Cites per document19991.895
Cites per document20001.534
Cites per document20011.676
Cites per document20021.592
Cites per document20031.485
Cites per document20041.541
Cites per document20051.664
Cites per document20062.008
Cites per document20072.339
Cites per document20082.056
Cites per document20093.031
Cites per document20102.835
Cites per document20114.260
Cites per document20123.388
Cites per document20133.118
Cites per document20142.545
Cites per document20152.644
Cites per document20164.309
Cites per document20176.021
Cites per document20188.188
Cites per document20193.771
Cites per document20204.073
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

Non-citable documents19990
Non-citable documents20000
Non-citable documents20010
Non-citable documents20020
Non-citable documents20030
Non-citable documents20040
Non-citable documents20050
Non-citable documents20060
Non-citable documents20070
Non-citable documents20080
Non-citable documents20091
Non-citable documents20101
Non-citable documents20111
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Non-citable documents20200
Citable documents1999105
Citable documents2000103
Citable documents2001102
Citable documents200298
Citable documents200397
Citable documents2004109
Citable documents2005125
Citable documents2006133
Citable documents2007121
Citable documents2008107
Citable documents200997
Citable documents2010102
Citable documents2011103
Citable documents2012103
Citable documents2013102
Citable documents2014101
Citable documents2015101
Citable documents201697
Citable documents201796
Citable documents201896
Citable documents201996
Citable documents202096
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

Uncited documents199938
Uncited documents200041
Uncited documents200138
Uncited documents200237
Uncited documents200338
Uncited documents200435
Uncited documents200546
Uncited documents200637
Uncited documents200730
Uncited documents200826
Uncited documents200923
Uncited documents201020
Uncited documents201111
Uncited documents201217
Uncited documents201319
Uncited documents201422
Uncited documents201518
Uncited documents201629
Uncited documents201713
Uncited documents201816
Uncited documents201916
Uncited documents202018
Cited documents199967
Cited documents200062
Cited documents200164
Cited documents200261
Cited documents200359
Cited documents200474
Cited documents200579
Cited documents200696
Cited documents200791
Cited documents200881
Cited documents200975
Cited documents201083
Cited documents201193
Cited documents201286
Cited documents201383
Cited documents201479
Cited documents201583
Cited documents201668
Cited documents201783
Cited documents201880
Cited documents201980
Cited documents202078
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