Journal of Behavioral Finance
|Journal of Behavioral Finance|
|The Journal of Psychology and Financial Markets|
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
|J. Behav. Finance|
Routledge on behalf of The Institute of Behavioral Finance (United States)
The Journal of Behavioral Finance is a quarterly peer-reviewed academic journal that covers research related to the field of behavioral finance. It was established in 2000 as The Journal of Psychology and Financial Markets. The founding Board of Editors were Brian Bruce, David Dreman, Paul Slovic, Nobel Laureate Vernon Smith and Arnold Wood. The editor-in-chief was Gunduz Caginalp (2000-2005), Brian Bruce (Hillcrest Asset Management) is the current editor.
Abstracting and indexing
The journal is abstracted and indexed in:
According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal  has a 2010 impact factor of 0.262, ranking it 71st out of 76 journals in the category "Business, Finance", and 256th out of 305 journals in the category "Economics". The Journal is ranked number 30 out of 80 established finance program journals, as per the Author Affiliation Index methodology, which is an affiliation based network approach to journal rankings. The rankings are published in the Journal of Corporate Finance. The Australian Business School Deans list it as a selective A ranked journal.
- JBF website.http://www.tandfonline.com/toc/hbhf20/current
- "Journals Ranked by Impact: Business, Finance". 2010 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2011.
- "Journals Ranked by Impact: Economics". 2010 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2011.
- Author Affiliation Index: Ranking of Top 80 Finance Journals, Journal of Corporate Finance, 2007. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0929119907000363