Urban Affairs Review

Urban Affairs Review  
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DisciplineUrban studies
Edited byPeter Burns, Jered Carr, Annette Steinacker, Antonio Fernando Tavares
Publication details
Former name(s)
Urban Affairs Quarterly
2.081 (2018)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4Urban Aff. Rev.
ISSN1078-0874 (print)
1552-8332 (web)
OCLC no.231645531

Urban Affairs Review is a peer-reviewed academic journal that covers the field of urban studies, including urban policy, urban economic development and residential and community development. The journal's editors-in-chief are Peter Burns (Loyola University New Orleans), Jered Carr (University of Illinois at Chicago), Jill Tao (Incheon National University), and Antonio Fernando Tavares (University of the Minho). Jered B. Carr (University of Illinois at Chicago) serves as Managing Editor. It was established in 1965 as Urban Affairs Quarterly and obtained its current title in 1996. It is currently published by SAGE Publications in association with the Urban Politics Section of the American Political Science Association.

Abstracting and indexingEdit

Urban Affairs Review is abstracted and indexed in Scopus and the Social Sciences Citation Index. According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2018 impact factor is 2.081, ranking it 17 out of 40 journals in the category "Urban Studies".[1]


  1. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Urban Studies". 20178 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2019.

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