Games and Economic Behavior

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Games and Economic Behavior  
|Subject |Discipline}}Economics, game theory
Edited byEhud Kalai
Publication details
History1989; 34 years ago (1989)
to present
1.287 (2020)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4Games Econ. Behav.
OCLC no.18232121

Games and Economic Behavior (GEB) is a journal of game theory published by Elsevier. Founded in 1989, the journal's stated objective is to communicate game-theoretic ideas across theory and applications.[1] It is considered to be the leading journal of game theory and one of the top journals in economics, and it is one of the two official journals of the Game Theory Society.[2] Apart from game theory and economics, the research areas of the journal also include applications of game theory in political science, biology, computer science, mathematics and psychology.

The editor-in-chief of GEB is Ehud Kalai. Each paper is initially assigned by GEB's chief editor to one of the seven editors (including himself). The chief editor has final decision authority.

Impact Factor

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2020 impact factor of 1.287 and the 5-year impact factor of 1.511.[3]


  1. Webpage of Games and Economic Behavior
  2. "Webpage of Game Theory Society". 
  3. "Games and Economic Behavior". 2020 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Clarivate Analytics. 2021.