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Environment & Society

A guide to information on sustainability and the environment.

High impact journals

The following list of journals are those with the highest journal impact factor* in the Environmental Studies category in the 2020 edition of Journal Citation Reports (JCR).  Over 150 titles are listed in this category in JCR and the top 10 of these are listed below.   

  1. Nature climate change 
  2. Nature sustainability
  3. Annual review of environment and resources 
  4. Tourism management 
  5. Business strategy and the environment 
  6. Environmental innovation and societal transitions
  7. Global environmental change
  8. Corporate social responsibility and environmental management 
  9. Wiley interdisciplinary reviews. Climate change
  10. Energy research and social science

*Journal Impact Factor is the average number of times articles from the journal published in the past two years have been cited in the JCR year. Please note that these results are based on data from the Web of Science collection only.

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