@mplouffe Do you think that among Econ scholars it's common that they read Journal of Econ Lit articles for fun? I like the critical reviews of whole bodies of literature on topics that I haven't touched much before.

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@bthall If not for fun, then definitely for context and a quick background when jumping into a new topic. Journal of Econ Perspectives is good for this too, along with some of the Oxford Handbooks (and Handbooks of Whatever Economics).

Great way to learn, as well as avoid Reviewer 2 saying, 'Cite so-and-so', without giving any reference info

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@mplouffe Thanks for letting me know about these. I feel like now that I'm out of university (unless/until I pursue ), getting articles of this sort is one of the most efficient ways for me to learn about .

@bthall Congratulations on graduating! I also like the NBER working paper series for specific topics, although you may need access to your university email to get those.

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