Applied Economics Quarterly (AEQ)
Edited by Cinzia Alcidi, Christian Dreger and Daniel Gros
in association with CEPS (Centre for European Policy Studies)


Release period 4 issues per year with a number of pages of approx. 400 pp./vol. Language: English

ISSN 1611-6607 (Print)
ISSN 1865-5122 (Online)

About Journal

Applied Economics Quarterly is an international journal publishing applied research with strong relevance for economic policy. Contributions to all arenas of economic policy are invited; in particular, growth, labor, finance and industrial organization.

The journal´s goal is to enhance economic policy-making by providing a forum for innovative and rigorous research.

AEQ is particularly interested in the following types of submissions, especially those on European policy issues:

  • Empirical analyses of topics relevant to all areas of economic policy (e. g. labor and social policy, education policy, health policy, industrial policy, monetary policy, trade policy, stabilization policy and growth policy)
  • Policy evaluations
  • Cross-country studies
  • Applications of state-of-the art econometric methods
  • Shorter papers, notes and comments

Open Access Articles

  Overview of all Open Access-Articles of the journal Applied Economics Quarterly

Die freie Verfügbarkeit der Online-Ausgaben folgender Publikationen wurde ermöglicht durch das Bundesinstitut für Berufsbildung (BIBB), Stabsstelle »Publikationen und wissenschaftliche Informationsdienste«.

Karsten Albæk
   The Incidence of Employment Subsidies for Vocational Training
AEQ, Vol. 58 (2012), Issue 2

Regina Dionisius, Samuel Muehlemann, Harald Pfeifer, Günter Walden, Felix Wenzelmann, and Stefan C. Wolter
   Costs and Benefits of Apprenticeship Training. A Comparison of Germany and Switzerland
AEQ, Vol. 55 (2009), Issue 1

Indexing and Abstracting

Applied Economics Quarterly is covered by the following services:

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– Research Papers in Economics (RePEc)
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– Scopus (Elsevier)
– Sherpa Romeo
– Summon (Ex Libris/ProQuest)
– World Affairs Online (WAO)
– WorldCat (OCLC)

The journal is also archived in: PORTICO


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Editorial Office

All correspondence regarding submissions to the journal should be directed to the Editorial Manager:

Deborah Anne Bowen

We welcome submissions at our Open Journal System. AEQ only considers submissions in English. All submissions are subject to a single blind refereeing process. For more details, see »submissions« at:

The editors do not accept any liability for submitted papers. Submission of a paper is understood as an offer to transfer the exclusive right of publication to the editor and publisher. Acceptance can be explicit, or implicit through the publication of the manuscript. The transferred right of publication includes the right to process data related to the manuscript and to produce further duplications for commercial purposes. The authors retain the right to grant permission for publication elsewhere after a minimum of one year. Every reprint must contain a reference to the original publication in AEQ. All royalties for reprints belong to the author.


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Applied Economics Quarterly (AEQ), Volume 68, Issue 2
2022. p. 79–160
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Applied Economics Quarterly (AEQ), Volume 67, Issue 4
2021. p. 287–351

Applied Economics Quarterly (AEQ), Volume 67, Issue 3
2021. p. 213–302

Applied Economics Quarterly (AEQ), Volume 67, Issue 2
2021. p. 113–211

Applied Economics Quarterly (AEQ), Volume 66, Issue 4
2020. p. 239–328

Applied Economics Quarterly (AEQ), Volume 66, Issue 3
2020. p. 179–237

Applied Economics Quarterly (AEQ), Volume 66, Issue 2
2020. p. 93–178

Applied Economics Quarterly (AEQ), Volume 65, Issue 4
2019. p. 247–326

Applied Economics Quarterly (AEQ), Volume 65, Issue 3
2019. p. 139–246

Applied Economics Quarterly (AEQ), Volume 65, Issue 2
2019. p. 87–138

Applied Economics Quarterly (AEQ), Volume 64, Issue 4
2018. p. 279–369

Applied Economics Quarterly (AEQ), Volume 64, Issue 3
2018. p. 179–277

Applied Economics Quarterly (AEQ), Volume 64, Issue 2
2018. p. 115–177

Applied Economics Quarterly (AEQ), Volume 63, Issue 4
2017. p. 341–459

Applied Economics Quarterly (AEQ), Volume 63, Issue 3
2017. p. 233–340

Applied Economics Quarterly (AEQ), Volume 63, Issue 2
2017. p. 137–231

Applied Economics Quarterly (AEQ), Volume 62, Issue 4
2016. p. 267–361

Applied Economics Quarterly (AEQ), Volume 62, Issue 3
2016. p. 169–265

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