Development Studies

Journal Rankings
TQCC Average citations Median citations H4-Index Number of Papers Impact Factor
(The TQCC is the top quartile citation count: if all publications of a journal are sorted by citation count in descending order, then the TQCC is the citation count of the publication residing at the end of the top quartile; for example, given 100 publications, the TQCC is the citation count of the 25th ranked paper. The data are based on CrossRef. The ranking can be re-used under a CC0-license.)
(Using publications from roughly 2020-02-01 to 2024-02-01)
Rank Journal TQCC
1 World Development15
2 Long Range Planning13
3 Habitat International12
4 Information Technology for Development11
5 Sustainable Development10
6 Journal of Environmental Policy & Planning8
- Entrepreneurship and Regional Development8
8 Journal of Peasant Studies7
- Cambridge Journal of Regions Economy and Society7
- Climate and Development7
- Growth and Change7
12 African Development Review-Revue Africaine de Developpement6
- European Journal of Development Research6
- Housing Policy Debate6
- Journal of Environmental Planning and Management6
16 Journal of Economic Policy Reform5
17 Development and Change4
- Development Southern Africa4
- Journal of Human Development and Capabilities4
- Third World Quarterly4
- Economic Development and Cultural Change4
- Journal of Agrarian Change4
- Journal of Environment & Development4
- Society & Natural Resources4
- World Bank Economic Review4
26 Canadian Journal of Development Studies-Revue Canadienne d'Etudes du Developpement3
- Economic Development Quarterly3
- International Development Planning Review3
- Public Administration and Development3
- Social Policy & Administration3
- Studies in Comparative International Development3
- Development Policy Review3
- Journal of Development Studies3
- Review of Development Economics3
35 Community Development Journal2
- Journal of Development Effectiveness2
- Journal of International Development2
- Progress in Development Studies2
39 IDS Bulletin-Institute of Development Studies1
- Journal of South Asian Development1
41 Developing Economies0