The Journal of Institutional Economics (ISSN printed: 0124-5996; ISSN digital: 2346-2450) is a plural publication, open to discussion and dissemination of theoretical works and research in the area of institutional economics. The magazine began in 1999 and has four sections: articles, classics, notes and discussions, and reviews. It seeks to disseminate the works produced by researchers from various universities and Colombian and international research centers, in order to contribute to shaping an academic community gathered around the free examination. The Journal is published in Spanish, however translations from English, French and Italian are included, among others. The articles can be consulted in magnetic media on the web page of the Journal [www.economiainstitucional.com], in the following databases: Colciencias (category C), SciELO, Repec, Network ALyC, Econlit, CSA, IBSS, Scopus , Latam-Studies, SSRN, HAPI, IBZ, IBR, Academic One File, EBSCO, Oceano, Proquest, Latindex, Class, Ulrich's, Dialnet, DOAJ, Open J-Gage, REDIB.