American Economic Review

(The TQCC of American Economic Review is 33. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-04-01 to 2024-04-01.)
Two-Way Fixed Effects Estimators with Heterogeneous Treatment Effects1638
Measuring Geopolitical Risk743
Bartik Instruments: What, When, Why, and How647
Importing Political Polarization? The Electoral Consequences of Rising Trade Exposure348
Are Ideas Getting Harder to Find?316
Overreaction in Macroeconomic Expectations285
Synthetic Difference-in-Differences285
Nonrivalry and the Economics of Data216
Social Media, News Consumption, and Polarization: Evidence from a Field Experiment210
Misperceived Social Norms: Women Working Outside the Home in Saudi Arabia203
Artificial Intelligence, Algorithmic Pricing, and Collusion197
The New Tools of Monetary Policy183
Macroeconomic Implications of COVID-19: Can Negative Supply Shocks Cause Demand Shortages?168
From Extreme to Mainstream: The Erosion of Social Norms154
A Behavioral New Keynesian Model149
Testing the Waters: Behavior across Participant Pools135
Arrival of Young Talent: The Send-Down Movement and Rural Education in China135
Notching R&D Investment with Corporate Income Tax Cuts in China128
Rich Pickings? Risk, Return, and Skill in Household Wealth122
Five Facts about Beliefs and Portfolios121
Tax-Exempt Lobbying: Corporate Philanthropy as a Tool for Political Influence121
Methods Matter: p-Hacking and Publication Bias in Causal Analysis in Economics115
Patronage and Selection in Public Sector Organizations114
The Macroeconomic Effects of Oil Supply News: Evidence from OPEC Announcements114
Sources of Inaction in Household Finance: Evidence from the Danish Mortgage Market110
Can Network Theory-Based Targeting Increase Technology Adoption?99
Forced Migration and Human Capital: Evidence from Post-WWII Population Transfers96
Interest Rates under Falling Stars95
Knowledge Spillovers and Corporate Investment in Scientific Research95
Types of Contact: A Field Experiment on Collaborative and Adversarial Caste Integration94
Social Ties and the Selection of China’s Political Elite94
Regulation by Shaming: Deterrence Effects of Publicizing Violations of Workplace Safety and Health Laws94
Building Nations through Shared Experiences: Evidence from African Football90
The Effects of Income Transparency on Well-Being: Evidence from a Natural Experiment88
Cities in Bad Shape: Urban Geometry in India86
Do Parents Value School Effectiveness?86
Social Media and Mental Health85
Losing Prosociality in the Quest for Talent? Sorting, Selection, and Productivity in the Delivery of Public Services83
Business-Cycle Anatomy81
The Production Relocation and Price Effects of US Trade Policy: The Case of Washing Machines80
Aggregate Nominal Wage Adjustments: New Evidence from Administrative Payroll Data79
Liquidity versus Wealth in Household Debt Obligations: Evidence from Housing Policy in the Great Recession79
Small and Large Firms over the Business Cycle79
Valid t-ratio Inference for IV78
Supply and Demand in Disaggregated Keynesian Economies with an Application to the COVID-19 Crisis77
Closing the Gap: The Effect of Reducing Complexity and Uncertainty in College Pricing on the Choices of Low-Income Students72
Unwatched Pollution: The Effect of Intermittent Monitoring on Air Quality72
Sources of Displaced Workers’ Long-Term Earnings Losses71
Employer Consolidation and Wages: Evidence from Hospitals71
On Her Own Account: How Strengthening Women’s Financial Control Impacts Labor Supply and Gender Norms68
Can You Move to Opportunity? Evidence from the Great Migration68
Long-Run Growth of Financial Data Technology68
The Effect of ­High-Tech Clusters on the Productivity of Top Inventors66
Changing Business Dynamism and Productivity: Shocks versus Responsiveness66
The Elephant in the Room: The Impact of Labor Obligations on Credit Markets65
A Few Bad Apples? Racial Bias in Policing63
Imperfect Competition, Compensating Differentials, and Rent Sharing in the US Labor Market62
Competition and Entry in Agricultural Markets: Experimental Evidence from Kenya62
Labor Market Power61
Going Negative at the Zero Lower Bound: The Effects of Negative Nominal Interest Rates60
The Legacy of Colonial Medicine in Central Africa60
Time Discounting and Wealth Inequality60
Stock Market Wealth and the Real Economy: A Local Labor Market Approach60
Mortgage Debt, Consumption, and Illiquid Housing Markets in the Great Recession59
The Competitive Impact of Vertical Integration by Multiproduct Firms58
Escalation of Scrutiny: The Gains from Dynamic Enforcement of Environmental Regulations56
Daily Labor Supply and Adaptive Reference Points53
The Nature of Firm Growth53
Exchange Rates and Prices: Evidence from the 2015 Swiss Franc Appreciation53
Place-Based Drivers of Mortality: Evidence from Migration53
Multidimensional Skills, Sorting, and Human Capital Accumulation52
Reshaping Adolescents' Gender Attitudes: Evidence from a School-Based Experiment in India52
How Well Targeted Are Soda Taxes?52
Digital Addiction52
A Model of Competing Narratives52
The Abolition of Immigration Restrictions and the Performance of Firms and Workers: Evidence from Switzerland51
Public Procurement in Law and Practice51
Asymmetric Consumption Smoothing51
The Long-Run Effects of Childhood Insurance Coverage: Medicaid Implementation, Adult Health, and Labor Market Outcomes50
Heterogeneous Beliefs and School Choice Mechanisms49
Policy Language and Information Effects in the Early Days of Federal Reserve Forward Guidance48
Equilibrium Technology Diffusion, Trade, and Growth48
The Risk-Adjusted Carbon Price48
Asymmetric Attention47
Devotion and Development: Religiosity, Education, and Economic Progress in Nineteenth-Century France47
Home Values and Firm Behavior46
Financial Crises, Dollarization, and Lending of Last Resort in Open Economies46
Reference Points for Retirement Behavior: Evidence from German Pension Discontinuities45
Job Seekers’ Perceptions and Employment Prospects: Heterogeneity, Duration Dependence, and Bias45
Lack of Selection and Limits to Delegation: Firm Dynamics in Developing Countries43
Political Turnover, Bureaucratic Turnover, and the Quality of Public Services42
Intergenerational Mobility of Immigrants in the United States over Two Centuries42
Can Policy Change Culture? Government Pension Plans and Traditional Kinship Practices42
Myopia and Anchoring42
The Effects of Parental and Sibling Incarceration: Evidence from Ohio42
Using Aggregated Relational Data to Feasibly Identify Network Structure without Network Data41
How Research Affects Policy: Experimental Evidence from 2,150 Brazilian Municipalities40
Imperfect Markets versus Imperfect Regulation in US Electricity Generation40
Belief Elicitation and Behavioral Incentive Compatibility40
Feedbacks: Financial Markets and Economic Activity40
Dynastic Human Capital, Inequality, and Intergenerational Mobility40
Does When You Die Depend on Where You Live? Evidence from Hurricane Katrina40
Household Debt Revaluation and the Real Economy: Evidence from a Foreign Currency Debt Crisis39
Media, Pulpit, and Populist Persuasion: Evidence from Father Coughlin39
Belief Distortions and Macroeconomic Fluctuations39
Supply Network Formation and Fragility39
What Makes a Rule Complex?39
The Causal Interpretation of Two-Stage Least Squares with Multiple Instrumental Variables39
An Alternative Explanation for the “Fed Information Effect”39
Mortgage Prepayment and Path-Dependent Effects of Monetary Policy39
Seasonal Liquidity, Rural Labor Markets, and Agricultural Production39
Speculative Fever: Investor Contagion in the Housing Bubble38
Venting Out: Exports during a Domestic Slump37
Credit, Attention, and Externalities in the Adoption of Energy Efficient Technologies by Low-Income Households36
Market Fragmentation36
Using Models to Persuade35
Field Experiments and the Practice of Policy35
A Theory of Experimenters: Robustness, Randomization, and Balance35
Monopsony in the US Labor Market35
From Weber to Kafka: Political Instability and the Overproduction of Laws35
Does Race Matter for Police Use of Force? Evidence from 911 Calls34
Tax Administration versus Tax Rates: Evidence from Corporate Taxation in Indonesia34
Does Information Break the Political Resource Curse? Experimental Evidence from Mozambique34
Migrants and Firms: Evidence from China34
Employment Structure and the Rise of the Modern Tax System33
Digitization and Pre-Purchase Information: The Causal and Welfare Impacts of Reviews and Crowd Ratings33