ISSN 0120-2596
Printed version

ISSNe 2323-0622
Electronic version



Basic Information

Lecturas de Economía is a double-blind peer-reviewed journal that publishes papers contributing to the dissemination and advance of the Economics discipline in Colombia and Latin America. It considers theoretical, empirical, and methodological studies emphasizing the social and economic problems of the region. The journal is aimed at researchers, policy makers, and students in economics areas and related social sciences. This publication is composed of theoretical and applied papers that generally are the result of research projects; book reviews and notes, occasionally.


Information Services

The articles published in Lecturas de Economía are indexed or summarized in:

  • Scopus - Elsevier
  • SciELO Citation Index - Clarivate Analytics
  • EBSCO - Fuente Académica Premier
  • SciELO (Scientific Electronic Library Online).
  • EconLit - Journal of Economic Literature.
  • ProQuest - ABI/INFORM.
  • ProQuest - Periodicals Index Online
  • REPEC (Research Papers in Economics).
  • REDALyC (Red de Revistas Científicas de América Latina y el Caribe).
  • CLASE (Citas Latinoamericanas en Ciencias Sociales y Humanidades).
  • HLAS (Handbook of Latin American Studies)
  • DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals).
  • GALE Cengage Learning - Informe Académico.
  • vLEX.
  • Actualidad Iberoamericana.
  • Dialnet - Hemeroteca Virtual.
  • LATINDEX - Sistema Regional de Información en Línea para Revistas Científicas de América Latina, el Caribe, España y Portugal.
  • REDIB - Red Iberoamericana de Innovación y Conocimiento Científico
  • PUBLINDEX - Colciencias.
  • DOTEC- Colombia.



Authors retain copyright and grant the journal the right of first publication, with the article holding a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike License that allows others to share it as long as they acknowledge its authorship and original publication in this journal.

Authors can enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), provided that these arrangements be not for profit and the journal be acknowledged as the original source of publication.



The publication of this journal is financially supported by:

  • Departamento de Economía, Universidad de Antioquia.
  • CODI (Comité para el Desarrollo de la Investigación), Universidad de Antioquia.




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