Econometrica, Vol .67, No. 1 (January, 1999)
THE ECONOMETRIC SOCIETY ANNUAL REPORTS
REPORT OF THE EDITORS, 1997–98
TABLE I GIVES THE AGGREGATE STATISTICS on paper submissions and decisions for the past 5 years. It shows that the number of new submissions increased again, to 472 papers, after a larger increase last year. This is the highest level of submission ssince 1989/90, but well short of the mean of the 1980's...