Southwestern Economic Review (SWER)

Established in 1974, the Southwestern Economic Review is published annually by the Southwestern Society of Economists.  The Southwestern Society of Economists is affiliated with the Federation of Business Disciplines.  The Paul and Virginia Engler College of Business at West Texas A&M University is the current host of the journal.   Prior host institutions of the Southwestern Economic Review include Baylor University, Ray Perryman, editor; Arkansas State University, John Kaminarides, editor; and Texas Christian University, Ed McNertney, editor.

The website for the Southwestern Economic Review is  It contains past issues and manuscript guidelines.  No submission or publication fees are required.  The annual membership fee of the Society is $45 and includes a subscription to the Southwestern Economic Review.  There are no journal submission or publication fees.

Submission and Contact Information 

The Southwestern Economic Review is listed in Cabell's, EBSCO, and EconLit  with an acceptance rate of 25%.  The journal ISSN number is 1941-7683.  Topics of interest include behavioral economics, econometrics, economic development, economic education, economic history, consumer behavior, entrepreneurship, finance, financial accounting, fiscal policy, industrial organization, international economics & trade, international finance, labor economics, law & economics, macroeconomics, microeconomics, monetary policy, public policy economics, and regional economics. 

Please direct questions to the editor at:

Anne Macy, Editor
Southwestern Economic Review
West Texas A&M University
Box 60187
Canyon, TX 79016
Tel: 806-651-2523



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