Journal abbreviation: Handbook of development economics

The abbreviation of the journal title "Handbook of development economics" is "Handb. Dev. Econ.". It is the recommended abbreviation to be used for abstracting, indexing and referencing purposes and meets all criteria of the ISO 4 standard for abbreviating names of scientific journals.

Abbreviation rules

The table below outlines in detail the ISO 4 rules and matches to the ISSN maintained list of title word abbreviations (TWA) to derive the abbreviation.

HandbookHandb.matches the word "handbook"
ofRule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.
developmentDev.matches the stem "develop-"
economicsEcon.matches the stem "econom-"

About the journal

Full journal titleHandbook of development economics
AbbreviationHandb. Dev. Econ.
ISSN (print)1573-4471

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