Journal ranking studies are a popular means of assessing research performance but are subject to criticism. An analysis of rankings of marketing journals is undertaken revealing consistency in rankings across regions and methodologies. Agreement is most strong for the very top journals. Explanations for the consistency in rankings and implications of it are discussed.
Proceedings of 'Reputation, Responsibility, Relevance,' the Australian and New Zealand Marketing Academy Conference (ANZMAC 2007), Dunedin, New Zealand, 03-05 December 2007