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The Economic Journal is one of the leading scholarly journals of economics
Economics
Economics is the social science that analyzes the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services. The term economics comes from the Ancient Greek from + , hence "rules of the house"...

. It is published on behalf of the Royal Economic Society
Royal Economic Society
The Royal Economic Society is incorporated by a Royal Charter dated 2 December 1902. It is one of the oldest economic associations in the world. Currently it has over 3,300 individual members, of whom 60% live outside the United Kingdom...

 by Wiley-Blackwell.

The journal is one of the oldest journals of economics. It was first published in 1891 "with a view of promoting the advancement of economic knowledge". John Maynard Keynes
John Maynard Keynes
John Maynard Keynes, Baron Keynes of Tilton, CB FBA , was a British economist whose ideas have profoundly affected the theory and practice of modern macroeconomics, as well as the economic policies of governments...

 edited the journal from 1911 to 1946. John Flemming
John Flemming
John Stanton Flemming CBE FBA was an economist and Warden of Wadham College, Oxford....

 of the University of Oxford
University of Oxford
The University of Oxford is a university located in Oxford, United Kingdom. It is the second-oldest surviving university in the world and the oldest in the English-speaking world. Although its exact date of foundation is unclear, there is evidence of teaching as far back as 1096...

 was the managing editor from 1976–80.
Presently, the journal is edited by Antonio Ciccone of Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Leonardo Felli of London School of Economics
London School of Economics
The London School of Economics and Political Science is a public research university specialised in the social sciences located in London, United Kingdom, and a constituent college of the federal University of London...

, Steve Machin (Feature Editor) of University College London
University College London
University College London is a public research university located in London, United Kingdom and the oldest and largest constituent college of the federal University of London...

, Jörn-Steffen Pischke of London School of Economics, and Andrew Scott (Managing Editor) of London Business School
London Business School
London Business School is an international business school and a constituent college of the federal University of London, located in central London, beside Regent's Park...

.