AEA Data and Code Policies and Guidance
It is the policy of the American Economic Association to publish papers only if the data and code used in the analysis are clearly and precisely documented and access to the data and code is non-exclusive to the authors.
Lars Vilhuber, Cornell University
Data and Code Availability Policy
Data Legality Policy
Policy for Papers Conducting Experiments and Collecting Primary Data
Policy and Protocol for Third-Party Verifications
Policy on Revisions of Data and Code Deposits in the AEA Data and Code Repository
Frequently Asked Questions
These forms are provided by the editorial office at the appropriate stage of the manuscript review/production process.
Data and Code Information Form
Data and Code Availability Form
Data and Code Archive Agreement Form
Contacts and More Information
See the AEA Data Editor website for more information and tutorials.
For questions or further assistance, contact the AEA Data Editor via email or Twitter.