Economics and Finance (2011+)  

Top journals (5 in Economics, 3 in Finance, A++)  

  • Bartoš, Vojtěch; Bauer, Michal; Chytilová, Julie; Matějka, Filip (2016) Attention Discrimination: Theory and Field Experiments with Monitoring Information Acquisition, American Economic Review, 106(6), 1437-1475 
  • Bauer, Michal; Chytilová, Julie; Morduch, Jonathan (2012) Behavioral Foundations of Microcredit: Experimental and Survey Evidence from Rural India, American Economic Review, 102(2), 1118-1139 

Leading journals (A+)  

  • Bauer, Michal; Chytilová, Julie; Pertold-Gebická, Barbara (2014) Parental Background and Other-Regarding Preferences in Children, Experimental Economics, 17(1), 24-46
  • Bauer, Michal; Blattman, Christopher; Chytilová, Julie; Henrich, Joseph; Miguel, Edward; Mitts, Tamar (2016) Can War Foster Cooperation?, Journal of Economic Perspectives, 30(3), 249-274 
  • Bauer, Michal; Fiala, Nathan; Levely, Ian (2017) Trusting Former Rebels: An Experimental Approach to Understanding Reintegration after Civil War, Economic Journal, forthcoming
  • Burda, Martin; Harding, Matthew; Hausman, Jerry (2012) A Poisson Mixture Model of Discrete Choice, Journal of Econometrics, 166(2), 184-203
  • Havránek, Tomáš (2015) Measuring Intertemporal Substitution: The Importance of Method Choices and Selective Reporting, Journal of the European Economic Association, 13(6), 1180-1204 
  • Havránek, Tomáš; Havránková, Zuzana (2011) Estimating Vertical Spillovers from FDI: Why Results Vary and What the True Effect Is, Journal of International Economics, 85(2), 234-244 
  • Havránek, Tomáš; Havránková, Zuzana (2017) Do Borders Really Slash Trade? A Meta-Analysis, IMF Economic Review, 65(2), 365-396 
  • Havránek, Tomáš; Havránková, Zuzana; Horváth, Roman; Rusnák, Marek (2015) Cross-Country Heterogeneity in Intertemporal Substitution, Journal of International Economics, 96(1), 100-118 

Highly regarded journals (A) 

  • Baruník, Jozef; Kočenda, Evžen; Vácha, Lukáš (2016) Asymmetric Connectedness of Stock Markets: How Does Bad and Good Volatility Spillovers? Journal of Financial Markets, 27, 55-78 
  • Baruník, Jozef; Vácha, Lukáš (2017) Do Co-Jumps Impact Correlations in Currency Markets? Journal of Financial Markets, 37, 97-119 
  • Burda, Martin; Harding, Matthew (2013) Panel Probit with Flexible Correlated Effects: Quantifying Technology Spillovers in the Presence of Latent Heterogeneity, Journal of Applied Econometrics, 28(6), 956-981 
  • Burda, Martin; Harding, Matthew; Hausman, Jerry (2015) A Bayesian Semi-Parametric Competing Model with Unobserved Heterogeneity, Journal of Applied Econometrics, 30(3), 353-376 
  • Cobham, Alex; Janský, Petr; Mainzer, Markus (2015) The Financial Secrecy Index: Sheding New Light on The Geography of Secrecy, Economic Geography, 91(3), 281-303 
  • Dominguez, Kathryn; Fatum, Rasmus; Vacek, Pavel (2013) Do Sales of Foreign Exchange Reserves Lead to Currency Appreciation? Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 45(5), 867-890 
  • Havránek, Tomáš; Rusnák, Marek; Sokolova, Anna (2017) Habit Formation in Consumption: A Meta-Analysis, European Economic Review, 95, 142-167 
  • Hasan, I., Horvath, R.,  Mares, J. (2017). What type of finance matters for growth? Bayesian model averaging evidence. The World Bank Economic Review, forthcoming. 
  • Rusnák, Marek; Havránek, Tomáš; Horváth, Roman (2013) How to Solve the Price Puzzle? A Meta-Analysis, Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 45(1), 37-70 
  • Žikes, Filip; Baruník, Jozef; Shenai, Nikhil (2017) Modeling and Forecasting Persistent Financial Durations, Econometric Reviews, 36(10), 1081-1110 
  • Žikes, Filip; Baruník, Jozef (2016) Semiparametric Conditional Quantile Models for Financial Returns and Realized Volatility, Journal of Financial Econometrics, 14(1), 185-226 

Recognized journals (B)  

  • Apergis, N., Baruník, J.,  Lau, M. C. K. (2017). Good volatility, bad volatility: What drives the asymmetric connectedness of Australian electricity markets?. Energy Economics, 66, 108-115 
  • Avdulaj, K.,  Barunik, J. (2015). Are benefits from oil–stocks diversification gone? New evidence from a dynamic copula and high frequency data. Energy Economics, 51, 31-44 
  • Babecký, Jan; Havránek, Tomáš; Matějů, Jakub; Šmídková, Kateřina; Vašíček, Bořek (2013) Leading Indicators of Crisis Incidence, Journal of International Money and Finance, 35(1), 1-19 
  • Babecký, Jan; Havránek, Tomáš; Matějů, Jakub; Šmídková, Kateřina; Vašíček, Bořek (2014) Banking, Debt and Currency Crises: Early Warning Indicators for Developed Countries, Journal of Financial Stability, 15, 1-17 
  • Baxa, Jaromír; Horváth, Roman; Vašíček, Bořek (2013) Time-Varying Monetary Policy Rules and Financial Stress: Does Financial Instability Matter for Monetary Policy? Journal of Financial Stability, 9(1), 117-138 
  • Baruník, Jozef; Vácha, Lukáš (2012) Co-movement of energy commodities revisited: Evidence from wavelet coherence analysis, Energy Economics, 34(1), 241-247 
  • Baruník, Jozef; Kočenda, Evžen; Vácha, Lukáš (2015) How Does Good and Bad Volatility Spill over across Petroleum Markets? Energy Journal, 36(3), 309-329 
  • Blasco, Sylvie; Pertold-Gebická, Barbara (2013) Employment Policies, Hiring Practices and Firm Performance, Labour Economics, 25, 12-24 
  • Bubák, V., Kočenda, E., Žikeš, F. (2011). Volatility transmission in emerging European foreign exchange markets. Journal of Banking & Finance, 35(11), 2829-2841
  • Burda, Martin; Harding, Matthew (2014) Environmental Justice: Evidence from Superfund Cleanup Durations, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 107, 380-401 
  • Feldkircher, Martin; Horváth, Roman; Rusnák, Marek (2014) Exchange Market Pressures during the Financial Crisis: A Bayesian Model Averaging Evidence, Journal of International Money and Finance, 36(1), 21-41 
  • Franta, Michal; Baruník, Jozef; Horváth, Roman; Šmídková, Kateřina (2014) Are Bayesian Fan Charts Useful? An Evaluation of Macroeconomic Forecasts and Financial Stability Stress Tests, International Journal of Central Banking, 10(1), 159-187 
  • Filip, O., Janda, K., Kristoufek, L.,  Zilberman, D. (2017). Food versus fuel: An updated and expanded evidence. Energy Economics, forthcoming 
  • Fungáčová, Zuzana; Weill, Laurent (2014) Does Competition Influence The Bank Lending Channel in the Euro Area?, Journal of Banking and Finance, 49, 356-366 
  • Gregor, Martin (2011) Tradeoffs of foreign assistance for the weakest-link global public goods, International Tax and Public Finance, 18(2), 233-251 
  • Gregor, Martin (2015) Task Divisions in Teams with Complementary Tasks, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 117, 102-120 
  • Hanousek, Jan; Kočenda, Evžen; Shamsur, Anastasiya (2015) Corporate Efficiency in Europe, Journal of Corporate Finance, 32, 24-40 
  • Havránek, Tomáš; Havránková, Zuzana; Janda, Karel (2012) Demand for Gasoline Is More Price-Inelastic than Commonly Thought, Energy Economics, 34(1), 201-207 
  • Havránek, Tomáš; Havránková Zuzana (2013) Determinants for Horizontal FDI: Evidence from a Large Meta-Analysis, World Development, 42(1), 1-15
  • Havránek, Tomáš; Havránková Zuzana; Herman, Dominik (2018) Does Daylight Saving Save Energy? A Meta-Analysis, Energy Journal 39(2), 35-61 
  • Havránek, Tomáš; Havránková Zuzana; Vlach, Tomáš (2018) Measuring the Income Elasticity of Water Demand: The Importance of Publication and Endogeneity Biases, Land Economics 94(2), 259-283 
  • Havránek, Tomáš; Rusnák, Marek (2013) Transmission Lags of Monetary Policy: A Meta-Analysis, International Journal of Central Banking, 9(4), 39-75 
  • Havránek, Tomáš; Kokeš Ondřej (2015) Income Elasticity of Gasoline Demand: A Meta-Analysis, Energy Economics, 47(1), 77-86 
  • Havránek, T., Havránková, Z., Janda, K.,  Zilberman, D. (2015). Selective reporting and the social cost of carbon. Energy Economics, 51, 394-406 
  • Havránek, Tomáš; Horváth, Roman; Zeynalov, Ayaz (2016) Natural Resources and Economic Growth: A Meta-Analysis, World Development, 88, 134-151 
  • Horváth, Roman; Šmídková, Kateřina; Zápal, Jan (2012) Central Banks’ Voting Record and Future Policy, International Journal of Central Banking, 8(4), 1-19 
  • Horváth, Roman (2013) Does Trust Promote Growth? Journal of Comparative Economics, 41(3), 777-788 
  • Horváth, Roman; Vaško, Dan (2016) Central Bank Transparency and Financial Stability Journal of Financial Stability, 22, 45-56 
  • Horváthová, E. (2012). The impact of environmental performance on firm performance: Short-term costs and long-term benefits?. Ecological Economics, 84, 91-97 
  • Kočenda, Evžen; Varga, Balász (2018) The impact of monetary strategies on inflation persistence, International Journal of Central Banking, forthcoming
  • Krištoufek, Ladislav; Janda, Karel; Zilberman, David (2012) Correlations between Biofuels and Related Commodities before and during the Food Crisis: A Taxonomy Perspective, Energy Economics, 34(5), 1380-1391 
  • Krištoufek, Ladislav; Vošvrda, Miloslav (2014) Commodity Futures and Market Efficiency, Energy Economics, 42(5), 52-57 
  • Krištoufek, Ladislav (2014) Leverage Effects in Energy Futures, Energy Economics, 45, 1-9 
  • Krištoufek, Ladislav; Luňačková, Petra (2015) Rockets and Feathers Meet Joseph: Reinvestigating the Oil-Gasoline Asymmetry on the International Markets, Energy Economics, 49, 1-8 
  • Křehlík, T.,  Baruník, J. (2017). Cyclical properties of supply-side and demand-side shocks in oil-based commodity markets. Energy Economics, 65, 208-218 
  • Kukačka, J.,  Baruník, J. (2017). Estimation of financial agent-based models with simulated maximum likelihood. Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 85, 21-45
  • Malovaná, S.,  Frait, J. (2017). Monetary policy and macroprudential policy: Rivals or teammates?. Journal of Financial Stability, 32, 1-16 
  • Samargandi, N., Fidrmuc, J., Ghosh, S. (2015). Is the relationship between financial development and economic growth monotonic? Evidence from a sample of middle-income countries. World Development, 68, 66-81 
  • Vácha, Lukáš; Janda, Karel; Krištoufek, Ladislav; Zilberman, David (2013) Time-Frequency Dynamics of Biofuels-Fuels-Food System, Energy Economics, 40, 233-241 
  • Valíčková, Petra; Havránek, Tomáš; Horváth, Roman (2015) Financial Growth and Economic Development, Journal of Economic Surveys, 29(3), 506-526 
  • Vašíček, B., Žigraiová, D., Hoeberichts, M., Vermeulen, R., Šmídková, K., de Haan, J. (2017). Leading indicators of financial stress: New evidence. Journal of Financial Stability, 28, 240-257 
  • Žigraiová, Diana; Havránek, Tomáš (2016) Bank Competition and Financial Stability: Much Ado about Nothing?, Journal of Economic Surveys, 30(5), 944-981 

Other recognized journals (C) 

  • Baxa, Jaromír; Horváth, Roman; Vašíček, Bořek (2014) How Does Monetary Policy Change? Evidence on Inflation Targeting Countries, Macroeconomic Dynamics, 18(3), 593-630
  • Baruník, Jozef; Kukačka, Jiří (2015) Realizing Stock Market Crashes: Stochastic Cusp Catastrophe Model of Returns under the Time-Varying Volatility, Quantitative Finance, 15(6), 959-973 
  • Baruník, Jozef; Vácha, Lukáš (2015) Realized Wavelet-Based Estimation of Integrated Variance and Jumps in the Presence of Noise, Quantitative Finance, 15(8), 1347-1364 
  • Benáček, V., Lenihan, H., Andreosso O'Callaghan, B., Michalíková, E., Kan, D. (2014). Political risk, institutions and foreign direct investment: how do they relate in various European countries?. The World Economy, 37(5), 625-653 
  • Bulíř, Aleš; Čihák, Martin; Šmídková, Kateřina (2013) Writing Clearly: The ECB's Monetary Policy Communication, German Economic Review, 14(1), 50-72 
  • Campos, Nauro; Horváth, Roman (2012) Reform Redux: Measurement, Determinants and Growth Implications, European Journal of Political Economy, 28(2), 227-237 
  • Campos, Nauro; Horváth, Roman (2012) On the Reversibility of Structural Reforms, Economics Letters, 217-219 
  • Čech, F.,  Baruník, J. (2017). On the modelling and forecasting of multivariate realized volatility: generalized heterogeneous autoregressive (GHAR) model. Journal of Forecasting, 36(2), 181-206 
  • Fidrmuc, J. (2015). Political economy of fiscal unions. European Journal of Political Economy, 40, 147-157 
  • Fidrmuc, J., Karaja, E. (2013). Uncertainty, informational spillovers and policy reform: A gravity model approach. European Journal of Political Economy, 32, 182-192 
  • Fidrmuc, J., Tena, J. D. D. (2015). Friday the 13th: The Empirics of Bad Luck. Kyklos, 68(3), 317-334 
  • Fungáčová, Z., Weill, L. (2015). Understanding financial inclusion in China. China Economic Review34, 196-206 
  • Gregor, Martin (2012) Contest for power in organizations, Economics Letters, 114 (3), 280-283 
  • Gregor, Martin; Šťastná, Lenka (2012) The decentralization tradeoff for complementary spillovers, Review of Economic Design,16(1), 41-69 
  • Gregor, Martin (2016) Tullock's puzzle in pay-and-play lobbying, Economics & Politics, 28 (3), 368-389 
  • Havránek, Tomáš; Havránková Zuzana (2012) Publication Bias in the Literature on FDI: Spillovers, Journal of Development Studies, 48(10), 1375-1396 
  • Huang, S., Fidrmuc, J.,  Fidrmuc, J. (2015). Whither China? Reform and economic integration among Chinese regions. China Economic Review, 33, 94-110 
  • Horváth, Roman; Seidler, Jakub; Weill, Laurent (2014) Bank Capital and Liquidity Creation: Granger Causality Evidence, Journal of Financial Services Research, 45(3), 341-361 
  • Horváth, Roman; Jonášová, Julia (2015) Central Banks' Voting Records, Financial Crisis and Future Monetary Policy, European Journal of Political Economy, 229-243 
  • Janda, Karel; Michalíková, Eva; Skuhrovec, Jiří (2013) Credit Support for Export: Robust Evidence for the Czech Republic, World Economy, 36(12), 1588-1610
  • Polák, P. (2017). The productivity paradox: A meta-analysis. Information Economics and Policy, 38, 38-54
  • Schwarz, Jiří (2012) Impact of Institutions on Cross-Border Price Dispersion, Review of World Economics, 148(4), 617-645  

Citations in top-tier journals 

During the last 5 years, research of our colleagues has been cited in the following top journals in Economics and Finance:

  • The American Economic Review
  • Journal of Financial Economics
  • Journal of Political Economy
  • Quarterly Journal of Economics
  • Review of Economic Studies
  • Review of Financial Studies

Self-citations are excluded from this list.

Closely related fields (2011+) 

Leading journals (A+)  

  • Bauer, Michal; Chytilová, Julie; Cassar, Alessandra; Henrich, Joseph (2013) War's Enduring Effects on Egalitarian Motivations and In-Group Biases, Psychological Science, 25(1), 47-57
  • Bauer, Michal; Cahlíková, Jana; Chytilová, Julie; Želinský, Tomáš (2018) Social Contagion of Ethnic Hostility, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, forthcoming 

HIghly regarded journals (A)  

  • Červinka, M., Kanzow, C.,  Schwartz, A. (2016). Constraint qualifications and optimality conditions for optimization problems with cardinality constraints. Mathematical Programming, 160(1-2), 353-377
  • Krištoufek, Ladislav; Janda, Karel; Zilberman, David (2014) Price Transmission between Biofuels, Fuels and Food Commodities, Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining, 8(3), 362-373 
  • Krištoufek, Ladislav; Janda, Karel; Zilberman, David (2016) Co-movements of Ethanol Related Prices: Evidence from Brazil and the USA, GCB Bioenergy, 8(2), 346-356 
  • Krištoufek, L. (2013). Fractal markets hypothesis and the global financial crisis: wavelet power evidence. Scientific Reports, 3, 2857 
  • Krištoufek, L. (2013). Can Google Trends search queries contribute to risk diversification?. Scientific Reports, 3, 2713 
  • Krištoufek, L. (2013). BitCoin meets Google Trends and Wikipedia: Quantifying the relationship between phenomena of the Internet era. Scientific Reports, 3, 3415 

Internationally recognized journals (B)  

  • Baruník, J., Křehlík, T., Vácha, L. (2016). Modeling and forecasting exchange rate volatility in time-frequency domain. European Journal of Operational Research, 251(1), 329-340 
  • Baruník, J., Malinská, B. (2016). Forecasting the term structure of crude oil futures prices with neural networks. Applied Energy, 164, 366-379 
  • Burda, M., Prokhorov, A. (2014). Copula based factorization in Bayesian multivariate infinite mixture models. Journal of Multivariate Analysis, 127, 200-213 
  • Červinka, M., Outrata, J. V., Pištěk, M. (2014). On stability of M-stationary points in MPCCs. Set-valued and Variational Analysis, 22(3), 575-595 
  • Janda, K., Málek, J., Rečka, L. (2017). Influence of renewable energy sources on transmission networks in Central Europe. Energy Policy, 108, 524-537 
  • Krištoufek, L. (2011). Multifractal height cross-correlation analysis: A new method for analyzing long-range cross-correlations. EPL (Europhysics Letters), 95(6), 68001
  • Krištoufek, L. (2014). Spectrum-based estimators of the bivariate Hurst exponent. Physical Review E, 90(6), 062802 
  • Krištoufek, L. (2015). Detrended fluctuation analysis as a regression framework: Estimating dependence at different scales. Physical Review E, 91(2), 022802 
  • Krištoufek, L. (2015). What are the main drivers of the Bitcoin price? Evidence from wavelet coherence analysis. PLoS ONE, 10(4), e0123923 
  • Krištoufek, L., Moat, H.S., Preis, T. (2016) Estimating suicide occurrence statistics using Google Trends, EPJ Data Science 5, 32. 
  • Krištoufek, L., Skuhrovec, J. (2012). Exponential and power laws in public procurement markets. EPL (Europhysics Letters), 99(2), 28005 
  • Luňáčková, P., Průša, J., Janda, K. (2017). The merit order effect of Czech photovoltaic plants. Energy Policy, 106, 138-147 
  • Pavlíček, J.,  Krištoufek, L. (2015). Nowcasting unemployment rates with google searches: Evidence from the visegrad group countries. PloS ONE, 10(5), e0127084 
  • Průša, J., Klimešová, A., Janda, K. (2013). Consumer loss in Czech photovoltaic power plants in 2010–2011. Energy Policy, 63, 747-755 
  • Slabá, M., Gapko, P., Klimešová, A. (2013). Main drivers of natural gas prices in the Czech Republic after the market liberalisation. Energy Policy, 52, 199-212 

Recognized journals (C)  

  • Baruník, J.,  Křehlík, T. (2016). Combining high frequency data with non-linear models for forecasting energy market volatility.Expert Systems with Applications, 55, 222-242 
  • Gregor, Martin; Smith, Michael L. (2013) Civic initiatives in the context of legal uncertainty, Journal of Theoretical Politics 25 (1), 36-62 
  • Janský, P. (2015). Updating the Rich Countries’ Commitment to Development Index: How They Help Poorer Ones Through Curbing Illicit Financial Flows. Social Indicators Research, 124(1), 43-65 
  • Janský, P.,  Prats, A. (2015). International profit-shifting out of developing countries and the role of tax havens. Development Policy Review, 33(3), 271-292 
  • Krištoufek, L. (2013). Testing power-law cross-correlations: Rescaled covariance test. The European Physical Journal B, 86(10), 418
  • Krištoufek, L. (2016). Power-law cross-correlations estimation under heavy tails. Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation, 40, 163-172 
  • Krištoufek, L. (2017). Fractal approach towards power-law coherency to measure cross-correlations between time series. Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation, 50, 193-200
  • Krištoufek, L., Janda, K., Zilberman, D. (2013). Regime-dependent topological properties of biofuels networks. The European Physical Journal B, 86(2), 40
  • Krištoufek, L., Vošvrda, M. (2014). Measuring capital market efficiency: long-term memory, fractal dimension and approximate entropy. The European Physical Journal B, 87(7), 162
  • Krištoufek, L., Vošvrda, M. (2018). Herding, minority game, market clearing and efficient markets in a simple spin model framework. Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation54, 148-155
  • Víšek, J. Á. (2015). Estimating the Model with Fixed and Random Effects by a Robust Method. Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability, 17(4), 999-1014

Our publications are also available in the RePEc database. See also a complete list of our publications. The description of our journal ranking system is available here.

Journal and working papers

  • Czech Journal of Economics and Finance is an impacted outlet with a long tradition and coverage in SSCI (Web of Knowledge, Business and Finance). The impact factor for 2016 is 0.604. The journal covers primarily macroeconomics, monetary economics, public finance, labor economics, and related topics. Chief editor: Roman Horváth. Editors: Jarko Fidrmuc, Martin Fukač, Evžen Kočenda, Ondřej Schneider, Laurent Weill. Open access is available at: journal.fsv.cuni.cz
  • IES Working Papers series is the main channel of presenting work in progress of our faculty members. More than 200 papers have been published since 2001, covering virtually all fields of economics. All working papers are double-blind peer-reviewed, and available in RePEc. IES Occasional Papers is a policy oriented series published on regular basis from 2001. Both series are edited by Ondřej Schneider.

Journal Rankings

Our journal rankings (version: 16.6.2017)

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