From time to time, Agricultural and Food Economics publishes Collections of articles on topics of special interest.
Edited by Alessandro Sorrentino and Simone Severini
Published 31 August through 25 September 2017
Edited by Giuseppe Marotta and Concetta Nazzaro
Published 25 August 2015 through 26 July 2016
Edited by Luigi Cembalo and Alessandro Banterle
Published 29 January through 27 February 2015
Aims and scope
Agricultural and Food Economics (AFE) is an international peer-reviewed and open access journal published on behalf of the Italian Society of Agricultural Economics. AFE welcomes research articles from economists, scholars and researchers from all over the world to publish problem-oriented and high-quality articles. AFE publishes only original articles from a wide variety of economic perspectives that address current and relevant issues related to the agricultural and food system. AFE publishes articles focused on applied analysis, the discussion of innovative results, and relevant policy and managerial implications. AFE seeks clearly written articles from experts in the field, to promote insightful understanding of the current trends in the agri-food system.
Topics of specific interest to AFE include agricultural and food market analysis, agri-food firm management and marketing, organization of the agri-food chains, consumer behavior, food quality and safety issues, economics of nutrition and food security, food and health economics, agri-food policy and trade, sustainable rural development, natural and marine resource economics and land economics.
Agricultural and Food Economics is sponsored by the SIDEA (Società Italiana di Economia Agraria, or Italian Society of Agricultural Economics). SIDEA's mission is to contribute to an efficient farm and agrifood sector promoting free, independent and original research in the field of agricultural economics.
- ISSN: 2193-7532
2017 Journal Metrics
1.31 - CiteScore
1.1 - Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP)
0.435 - SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)
117 days from submission to first decision
22 days from acceptance to publication
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