IZA Journal of Development and Migration is published in association with IZA Institute of Labor Economics in Germany, hence the name. It was originally launched in 2012 as 'IZA Journal of Migration'. In 2017 the journal merged with 'IZA Journal of Labor' to form the IZA Journal of Development and Migration. The journal does not focus specifically on the migration-development nexus, but covers all aspects on the economics of development and the economics of migration. There is no stated maximum length for articles.
How established is it?
IZA Journal of Development and Migration is 11 years old (launched in 2012) and is published by Sciendo. The journal publishes fewer than 20 articles per year. It is included in 3 of the databases used for compiling the PRIO Guide to Migration Journals (Google Scholar Metrics, Scimago Journal Ranks, and Scopus).
How much are the articles cited?
The proportion of articles in IZA Journal of Development and Migration that are cited at least once within a few years of publication is lower than average for journals included in the guide. The average number of citations to each article is much lower than average. See Scimago for additional information on citations.
What are the options for open access?
IZA Journal of Development and Migration is a gold open-access journal, meaning that every article is free for all to read but requires an article processing charge paid by authors or their institutions.
How long are the articles?
IZA Journal of Development and Migration does not have a stated maximum length for articles.