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Undergraduate Research Publications: Business & Economics

Business & Economics Journal Titles

Issues in Political Economy
Committed to supporting and encouraging quality undergraduate research in all areas of economics. The only requirements for submission are that the article pertains to some aspect of economics, that it was written during undergraduate study, and that it be submitted through a faculty sponsor.

Journal for Global Business and Community
Journal for Global Business and Community offers undergraduate students a venue for publishing works that explore the functional dimensions of global business organizations and behavior, and the relationships between these businesses and the global economy with the political, social, cultural, economic, legal, technological, ethical, and moral issues derived from those relationships. The journal especially welcomes submissions produced as senior thesis, independent study work, and papers judged "of excellence" in varied undergraduate courses. Published in December and April. Accepts rolling submissions.

Michigan Journal of Business
The Michigan Journal of Business is a bi-annually published academic journal run by undergraduate students at the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan. The Journal seeks to publish distinguished theses, empirical research, case studies, and theories in issues relating to areas of Accounting, Economics, Finance, Marketing, Management, Operations Management, Information Systems, Business Law, Corporate Ethics, and Public Policy.

Opus1 publishes undergraduate economic research based on fieldwork. Opus 1 provides an incentive for such undergraduate research in two formats. The award papers format covers 30-page double-spaced papers such as senior seminar papers and honor theses. Authors of accepted papers in this format will receive a prize of $100 each. The 500-word "economic encounters" format covers personal stories that creatively apply economic concepts. Authors of accepted "encounters" will receive an Opus1 T-shirt or $10. 

Pixel, the Cambridge Undergraduate Journal of Development Economics, is looking for papers, essays and articles on topics in the field of economic development. Eligible to submit are all undergraduate students enrolled in a program related to economic development. The journal accepts submissions from all around the world, therefore as long as the submission is on economic development, it will be reviewed. Papers and essays written for classes, honors theses, based on fieldwork experience or written independently are welcome.

Undergraduate Economic Review
The Undergraduate Economic Review, produced by students of Illinois Wesleyan University's Economics Department, is committed to supporting and encouraging high quality student research in all areas of economics by publishing the best undergraduate papers. Articles are solicited from undergraduates across the globe, and reviewed solely by student editors. Our unique editorial structure takes advantage of the latest online technology to promptly review and post accepted articles.

Undergraduate Journal of Economics
Our journal requests the submission of exceptional empirical and theoretical research papers in the fields of economics, business and management, and public policy.  The submission deadline is May 1st.