Three Decades of the Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning

Xiao, J. J., Lavigueur, B., Izenstark, A., Hanna, S., & Lawrence, F. C., Three Decades of the Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning. Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning, 2020

Posted: 7 May 2020

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Jing Jian Xiao

University of Rhode Island

Beatrix Lavigueur

University of Rhode Island - College of Human Science & Services

Sherman D. Hanna

Ohio State University (OSU)

Frances C. Lawrence

Department of Personal Financial Planning

Amanda Izenstark

University Libraries, University of Rhode Island

Date Written: April 12, 2020

Abstract

This article describes the current status and trends in the past three decades (1990-2019) of the Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning (JFCP). Since its first issue published in 1990, JFCP has become a major research outlet in consumer finance. It publishes cutting-edge, peer reviewed, original research papers on consumer financial counseling, planning, and education that have broad impacts on both academic research and business practices in the field of consumer finance. It is included in many major indexes such as Scopus, Emerging Source Citation Index, EconLit, among others. It has published influential papers on consumer financial well-being, financial capability, financial education, financial counseling, financial planning, retirement planning, risk tolerance, and financial behavior change.

Keywords: Content Analysis, Financial Counseling, Financial Education, Financial Planning, Financial Wellbeing, Journal Review

JEL Classification: D1, D14, J14, J15, J26

Suggested Citation

Xiao, Jing Jian and Lavigueur, Beatrix and Hanna, Sherman D. and Lawrence, Frances C. and Izenstark, Amanda, Three Decades of the Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning (April 12, 2020). Xiao, J. J., Lavigueur, B., Izenstark, A., Hanna, S., & Lawrence, F. C., Three Decades of the Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning. Journal of Financial Counseling and Planning, 2020, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3574087

Jing Jian Xiao

University of Rhode Island ( email )

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Beatrix Lavigueur

University of Rhode Island - College of Human Science & Services ( email )

RI
United States

Sherman D. Hanna (Contact Author)

Ohio State University (OSU) ( email )

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United States
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Frances C. Lawrence

Department of Personal Financial Planning ( email )

University of Missouri
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Columbia, MO Columbia 65211
United States

Amanda Izenstark

University Libraries, University of Rhode Island ( email )

Robert L. Carothers Library & Learning Commons
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Kingston, RI 02881
United States

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