Journal abbreviation: World development

The abbreviation of the journal title "World development" is "World Dev.". 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 derived the abbreviation.

TitleAbbreviationWord/Stem/Rule
WorldWorldNo abbreviation listed in TWA.
developmentDev.matches the stem "develop-"

About the journal

Full journal titleWorld development
AbbreviationWorld Dev.
ISSN (print)0305-750X
ISSN (online)1873-5991

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