Career Resources

Key Professional Web Sites

SSRN includes FEN | AFA includes JF | SFS includes RFS | WFA | EFA includes RF |FMAWorldwide Finance Directory | Ohio State's Huge List of Finance Web Sites

What is the Job Market for Rookie Candidates Really Like?

Finance: Craig's Suggestions for the Job Market | Iliev (2008) | Butler and Crack (2000) | Lo (1994)
Economics: Crawley (2002) | McLaughlin (1986) | Domowitz (1984) | Suslow and Mather (1983)

What Career Advise is Offered by the 2009 AFA Panel for Doctoral Students?

Stacey Jacobsen's Notes

How Should You Write-up Academic Research?

Cochrane (2005)

Where Should You Publish Your Research?

Article and Journal Impact  (shorter published version) | Global View of Journal Rankings

What Are The Determinants of Research Productivity?

Kim-Morse-Zingales (2009)

What Impact Has You Research Had?

Social Science Citation Index - a standard reference for citations by published papers only - check all variations (e.g., "C. Holden", "C. W. Holden", "Craig Holden", "Craig W. Holden", etc.)
Google Scholar - type in a name (e.g., "Craig Holden") to see all publications by that author and the number of citations by both published and working papers

How Do You Find Published Papers?

Google Scholar Econ Lit |  Windows Live Academic | if you know the title or author(s), then you can always do a general Google search

How Do You Download PDF files from the Entire Finance Literature?

JSTOR - contains many nonprofit journals in finance, economics, and accounting, including: Journal of Finance, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Business, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, American Economic Review, Econometrica, Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Journal of Political Economy, Journal of Accounting Research - all issues, except most recent

Science Direct - contains many for-profit journals published by Elsevier in finance, economics, and accounting, including: Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Corporate Finance, Journal of Economic Theory, Journal of Empirical Finance, Journal of Financial Intermediation, Journal of Financial Markets, Journal of Monetary Economics, Journal of Accounting and Economics - all issues

Journal Web Sites: Accounting and Finance | European Finance Review | European Financial Management | Financial Analysts Journal | Financial Management | Financial Review | International Review of Economics and Finance | Journal of Business | Journal of Corporate Finance | Journal of Economics and Finance | Journal of Emerging Market Finance | Journal of Finance | Journal of Financial Economics | Journal of Financial Markets | Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis | Journal of Financial Research | Journal of Money, Credit and Banking | Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics | Mathematical Finance | Pacific Basin Finance JournalReview of Derivatives Research |Review of Financial Studies | Risk Magazine | Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance