Open Access Economic geography Journals

A list of Open Access Economic geography journals for you to publish your manuscript in

Economic geography is study of the location, distribution and spatial organization of economic activities

Open Access journals publish research articles that are free to to view and download. The main difference between articles in open access journals and those in closed journals is the business model. Both types of articles have to undergo the same peer review process.

We hope this list of Economic geography OA journals will be helpful for you in deciding where to publish your Economic geography manuscript.
Our list includes all the high-impact factor Economic geography journals as well as new journals. This should give you a better idea on where you should publish. Rather than just the top hits Economic geography journals, we have made an exhaustive list of open accesss Economic geography journals. Use our different columns — number of papers, number of citations, and relevance — to find the best Economic geography venue for your manuscript.

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Open Access Economic geography Journals
NameISSNDOAJPublisherNo. of PapersCitationsRelevanceWebsite
Nordregio working paper1403-251111100
LHI journal2093-8829Land and Housing Institute2050
Region direct1337-8473De Gruyter Open Sp. z o.o.4250
Journal of energy and environmental research and technology2517-5629Verizona Publisher Limited2050
European journal of spatial development1650-9544Nordregio41450Website
The Open Urban Studies Journal1874-9429Bentham Science5020438
Regional Studies, Regional Science2168-1376Taylor & Francis363253336.9Website
Urban island studies2445-6004Island Dynamics1912936.8
Regional statistics2063-9538Hungarian Central Statistical Office13428936.6
Bulletin of Geography. Socio-economic Series1732-4254De Gruyter Open Sp. z o.o.789224933.7
Journal of Urban and Regional Analysis2067-4082CICADIT, University of Bucharest15215632.2Website
Han'gug gyeongje ji'ri haghoeji1226-8968The Economic Geographical Society of Korea50621932.2
Geografie. Sborník České geografické společnosti1212-0014Czech Geographical Society1184831.4
Miscellanea geographica0867-6046De Gruyter Open Sp. z o.o.842128431
Moravian Geographical Reports1210-8812De Gruyter Open Sp. z o.o.245183730.6Website
Baltic region2079-8555Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University1814830.4Website
European Spatial Research and Policy1231-1952Uniwersytet Lodzki (University of Lodz)297106430Website
Časopis socìalʹno-ekonomìčnoï geografìï2076-1333V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University801830Website
Region2409-5370European Regional Science Association14142129.1Website
Dela0354-0596Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana144765128.6Website
Europa XXI1429-7132Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization, Polish Academy of Sciences20827428.4
Vestnik Tverskogo gosudarstvennogo universiteta2226-7719Tver State University90227.8
International journal of Euro-Mediterranean studies1855-3362Springer Nature118627.3Website
Quaestiones Geographicae0137-477XDe Gruyter Open Sp. z o.o.586368327
Studia Regionalia0860-3375Bogucki Wydawnictwo Naukowe302326.7
European Countryside1803-8417De Gruyter Open Sp. z o.o.385187526.2Website
Spillover notes2522-7890International Monetary Fund4525
Trends in Entomology0972-4761Research Trends, Ltd.41625
مطالعات جغرافیایی مناطق کوهستانی2717-2325Armenian Green Publishing Co.12025
Regional economic outlook2071-3207International Monetary Fund4925
International journal of innovation and regional development1753-0660Inderscience Enterprises Ltd.415224.4
Human Geographies1843-6587Human Geographies18154924.3Website
Comparative Migration Studies2214-594XSpringer Nature319265924.1Website
Bollettino della Società geografica italiana1121-782050324Website
Urbana2151-1896Urbana-Urban Affairs & Public Policy21323.8Website
Urban Studies Research2090-4185Hindawi Limited6869123.5
International journal of competitiveness2056-9432Inderscience Enterprises Ltd.473823.4
Èkonomika Regiona2072-6414Institute of Economics of the Ural Branch of the RAS35934323.4
Innovation and development policy2096-5141China Science Publishing & Media Ltd.13123.1
Acta Regionalia et Environmentalica1336-54521045523.1
R-Economy2412-0731Ural Federal University18812322.9Website
Eastern European Countryside1232-8855De Gruyter Open Sp. z o.o.43749722.7
Pakistan journal of social sciences1683-8831Medwell Publications9322.2
Geografìâ ta turizm2308-135XTaras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv2822922
Open urban studies and demography journal2352-6319Bentham Science142821.4
Zbornik radova1450-7552Centre for Evaluation in Education and Science1046321.2Website
Border and Regional Studies2719-657719121.1Website
Hungarian geographical bulletin2064-5031Research Centre for Astronomy and Earth Sciences33297321.1Website
Triple Helix2197-1927Brill10561121Website
World technopolis review2234-4594World Technopolis Association7210620.8
Регионалистика2313-0881Economic Research Institute, FEB RAS2266320.8
Frontiers in Digital Humanities2297-2668Frontiers Media SA8967520.2Website
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