Municipal Finance Journal

The Municipal Finance Journal is the only professional journal devoted to municipal securities and state and local financing. Published quarterly since 1982, the MFJ provides timely analysis, cutting-edge research and creative ideas on public securities, tax-exempt bonds, infrastructure financing, and state and local finance. Manuscript submissions are blind peer-reviewed by experts.


Manuscript submissions and inquiries should be directed to:
Dr. Justin Marlowe, MFJ Editor-in-Chief, Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago  


After 33 years as Editor-in-Chief, Bart Hildreth stepped down from the role at the end of 2023, so all new submissions should be submitted to the new editor-in-chief, Dr. Justin Marlowe, at the Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago.

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