Brookings Institution Press

Comprehensive. Relevant. Timely. All of the best books on today’s contemporary issues, from the world’s leading scholars and experts. Located in Washington, D.C., the Brookings Institution Press stands at the forefront of public policy research, providing an impressive array of titles spanning political science, economics, domestic and foreign policy, and education. 


Journals are an important part of the Brookings Institution Press’s publishing repertoire. Presently, our two key journals are Brookings Papers on Economic Activity and Economia.

Brookings Papers on Economic Activity (BPEA) publishes research emphasizing innovative analysis that has an empirical orientation, takes real-world institutions seriously, and is relevant to economic policy. The bi-annual journal includes a selection of papers presented and discussed at conferences held twice each year. 

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Economia, Spring 2011Economia is a semi-annual journal that is co-published by the Brookings Institution Press and the Latin American Caribbean Economic Association (LACEA). It provides a forum for influential economists and policy makers from the Latin American region to share high-quality research directly applied to policy issues.

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