Growth and Change

(The median citation count of Growth and Change is 3. 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 2020-05-01 to 2024-05-01.)
Driving factors analysis of agricultural carbon emissions based on extended STIRPAT model of Jiangsu Province, China62
Can industrial agglomeration improve regional green total factor productivity in China? An empirical analysis based on spatial econometrics41
Analysis of the influence of land finance on haze pollution: An empirical study based on 269 prefecture‐level cities in China39
Collaborative innovation efficiency: From within cities to between cities—Empirical analysis based on innovative cities in China38
Unveiling various spatial patterns of determinants of hukou transfer intentions in China: A multi‐scale geographically weighted regression approach36
Spatiotemporal evolution and spatial relevance of urban resilience: Evidence from cities of China35
Universities as orchestrators of the development of regional innovation ecosystems in emerging economies35
Can the digital economy promote FinTech development?32
Effects and mechanisms of rural E‐commerce clusters on households' entrepreneurship behavior in China29
City economic development, housing availability, and migrants' settlement intentions: Evidence from China28
The relationship between China's income inequality and transport infrastructure, economic growth, and carbon emissions28
The entrepreneurial ecosystem of cultural and creative industries in Porto: A sub‐ecosystem approach24
Social media business networks and SME performance: A rural–urban comparative analysis23
Impact of globalization and governance determinants on economic growth: An empirical analysis of Asian economies23
Factors influencing farmers’ willingness and behavior choices to withdraw from rural homesteads in China22
Regional industrial restructuring: Asset modification and alignment for digitalization22
Does household laborer migration promote farmland abandonment in China?21
Analyzing the distribution of researchers in China: An approach using multiscale geographically weighted regression21
The impacts of fiscal decentralization on environmental innovation in China20
Spatial evaluation of knowledge spillover benefits in China’s free trade zone provinces and cities20
Endogenous inclusive development of e‐commerce in rural China: A case study19
The impact of land finance on urban land use efficiency: A panel threshold model for Chinese provinces19
Net primary productivity‐based factors of China's carbon intensity: A regional perspective19
Does central environmental protection inspection enhance firms’ environmental disclosure? Evidence from China18
Total factor productivity of urban land use in China18
Analysis of green total factor productivity trend and its determinants for the countries along silk roads18
Does industrial agglomeration promote high‐quality development of the Yellow River Basin in China? Empirical test from the moderating effect of environmental regulation18
Gateways or backdoors to development? Filtering mechanisms and territorial embeddedness in the Chilean copper GPN’s urban system18
The impact of industrial structure upgrades on the urban–rural income gap: An empirical study based on China's provincial panel data17
Happy neighborhoods: Investigating neighborhood conditions and sentiments of a shrinking city with Twitter data17
Uncharted waters of the entrepreneurial ecosystems research: Comparing Greater Istanbul and Reading ecosystems16
Is environmental regulation a blessing or a curse for China's urban land use efficiency? Evidence from a threshold effect model16
The space‐time evolution and driving forces of county economic growth in China from 1998 to 201516
Environmental regulation and the supply efficiency of environmental public services: Evidence from environmental decentralization of 289 cities in China16
Spatiotemporal context and firm performance: The mediating effect of strategic interaction16
Advancing the treatment of human agency in the analysis of regional economic development: Illustrated with three Norwegian cases16
Location choice of industrial land reduction in Metropolitan Area: Evidence from Shanghai in China15
The Economic Network Resilience of the Guanzhong Plain City Cluster, China: A network analysis from the evolutionary perspective15
Impact of Chinese market segmentation on regional collaborative governance of environmental pollution: A new approach to complex system theory14
The nexus between urbanization and rural development in China: Evidence from panel data analysis14
Is air pollution detrimental to regional innovation? Evidence from Chinese cities14
Internationalization of SMEs in the Baltic Sea Region: Barriers of cross‐national collaboration considering regional innovation strategies for smart specialization13
Living better and feeling happier: An investigation into the association between housing quality and happiness13
Beyond the bid‐rent: Two tales of land use transition in contemporary China12
From “obligated embeddedness” to “obligated Chineseness”? Bargaining processes and evolution of international automotive firms in China's New Energy Vehicle sector12
High‐speed railway and urban productivity disparities12
Individual social capital and migration12
Urban ecosystem health assessment and obstacle factor diagnosis using a comprehensive assessment model for Nanjing, China12
The patterns and driving forces of uneven regional growth in ASEAN countries: A tale of two Thailands' path toward regional coordinated development12
Employment impacts of the COVID‐19 pandemic across metropolitan status and size12
Rural land reforms and villagers' preferences for urban settlement: A case study of Shandong Province, China12
One coast, two systems: Regional innovation systems and entrepreneurial discovery in Western Norway11
Can government venture capital guidance funds promote urban innovation? Evidence from China11
The effects of three types of China's official turnover on air quality: A regression discontinuity study11
Construction land reduction, rural financial development, and industrial structure optimization11
Understanding the spatial polarization pattern of technology transfer network in the Guangdong–Hong Kong–Macao Greater Bay area11
Spatial proximity, localized assets, and the changing geography of domestic mergers and acquisitions in transitional China11
(Re)thinking smart in rural contexts: A multi‐country study11
University‐industry‐government triple helix relationship and regional innovation efficiency in China11
Coupling and coordination analysis of China's regional urban‐rural integration and land‐use efficiency11
Institutional environment, development model transformation and North–South economic disparity in China10
R&D internationalization and innovation performance of Chinese enterprises: The mediating role of returnees and foreign professionals10
DUI and STI innovation modes in the Canadian wine industry: The geography of interaction modes10
Implications of China's innovation policy shift: Does “indigenous” mean closed?10
Not all peripheries are the same: The importance of relative regional innovativeness in transnational innovation networks10
Exploring the recent upsurge in productivity disparities among European regions10
Tempo‐spatial variability of urban leisure functional zones: An analysis based on geo‐big data10
Designing regional innovation systems in transitional economies: A creative ecosystem approach10
Triple helix relationship research on China's regional university–industry–government collaborative innovation: Based on provincial patent data10
Dynamic interaction between outward foreign direct investment and home country industrial upgrading: Regional differences in China9
The effect of resource abundance on Chinese urban green economic growth: A regional heterogeneity perspective9
Are foreign companies a blessing or a curse for local development in Brazil? It depends on the home country and host region's institutions9
High‐speed rail and city tourism: Evidence from Tencent migration big data on two Chinese golden weeks9
Is China’s urban–rural difference in population aging rational? An international comparison with key indicators9
Road construction, economic growth, and poverty alleviation in China9
Innovation success in an emerging economy: A comparison of R&D‐oriented companies in Turkey9
How does machine learning compare to conventional econometrics for transport data sets? A test of ML versus MLE9
Trends and types of rural residential land use change in China: A process analysis perspective9
Assessment of environmental governance in disaster vulnerability context of rural Bangladesh9
World cities and peripheral development: The interplay of gateways and subordinate places in Argentina and Ghana’s upstream oil and gas sector9
Impact of performance contest on local transformation and development in China: Empirical study of the National Civilized City program9
Impact of institutional governance and state determinants on foreign direct investment in Asian economies8
Language differences, cultural identity, and innovation8
Do rural migrants benefit from labor market agglomeration economies? Evidence from Chinese cities8
Active transportation indicators and establishing baseline in a developing country context: A study of Rajshahi, Bangladesh8
Applying the ecosystem model in a new context? The case of business incubation in Oman8
Achieving rural revitalization in China: A suitable framework to understand the coordination of material and social space quality of rural residential areas in the plain8
The value of entrepreneurship and the entrepreneurial ecosystem: Evidence from 265 cities in China8
Unveiling the local determinants of population growth in the European Union7
Comparisons of three‐dimensional urban forms in different urban expansion types: 58 sample cities in China7
Concentrated versus diffused growth assets: agglomeration economies and regional cohesion7
An input–output analysis of transportation equipment manufacturing industrial transfer: Evidence from Beijing‐Tianjin‐Hebei region, China7
Polycentricity and the evolution of metropolitan spatial structure7
A new model to investigate the impact of innovative IT services on smart urban growth: The mediating role of urban planners’ knowledge7
The effects of environmental regulation on chemical industry location: Evidence from the region along the Yangtze River, China7
Entrepreneurial ecosystems as a bridging concept? A conceptual contribution to the debate on entrepreneurship and regional development7
Characterizing functionally integrated regions in the Central Yangtze River Megaregion from a city‐network perspective7
Comparing China’s urban aviation and innovation networks7
Rural spatial transformation and governance from the perspective of land development rights: A case study of Fenghe village in Guangzhou7
Identification of freight generating industry complexes: A descriptive spatial analysis7
Rural e‐commerce in China: Spatial dynamics of Taobao Villages development in Zhejiang Province6
Detecting the intellectual pathway of resilience thinking in urban and regional studies: A critical reflection on resilience literature6
Reversal of economic fortunes: Institutions and the changing ascendancy of Barcelona and Madrid as economic hubs6
The evolution patterns of tourism integration driven by regional tourism‐economic linkages—Taking Poyang Lake region, China, as an example6
Development conditions for creative clusters in Poland in view of institutional environment factors6
Is there a nonlinear economic threshold effect of financial development on the efficiency of sci‐tech innovation? An empirical test from the Yangtze River Economic Belt6
Seven super urban agglomerations, governments’ debt risk, and land leasing, China6
Provincial income convergence clubs in Indonesia: Identification and conditioning factors6
The complex network analysis of liner shipping networks: Lessons from the merger between COSCO and CSCL6
Beyond technological relatedness: An evolutionary pro‐growth coalition and industrial transformation in Kunshan, China6
Spatiotemporal spread characteristics and influencing factors of COVID‐19 cases: Based on big data of population migration in China6
Understanding spatial and compositional dynamics of employment centers in urban China: Empirical evidence from Nanjing6
Open innovation and innovative performance of universities: Evidence from China6
Development zones and urban economic performance in China: Direct impact and channel effects5
From the United States to China? A trade perspective to reveal the structure and dynamics of global electronic‐telecommunications5
Monetary policy and regional economic performance in Mexico: A structural panel VAR approach5
Overcoming barriers to new regional industrial path development: The role of a centre for research‐based innovation5
Impact of foreign direct investment on the haze pollution in various cities: Evidence from China5
Measuring and characterizing land use mix patterns of China’s megacities: A case study of Shanghai5
The rise of Chinese foreign direct investment in the United States: Disentangling investment strategies of state‐owned and private enterprises5
The geography of the fintech industry in China: An analysis of China’s city‐level patenting5
Coal exploitation and income inequality: Testing the resource curse with econometric analyses of household survey data from northwestern China5
The impact of knowledge base on technological innovation of emerging industries from the perspective of related variety: A case study of China’s fuel cell industry5
Cultural barriers, institutional distance, and spatial spillovers: Evidence from regional industrial evolution in China5
The complex association between migrants’ residential community choice and subjective well‐being: Evidence from urban China5
Avoiding the middle‐income trap: The spatial–temporal effects of human capital on regional economic growth in Northeast China5
Establishing tourism sustainability in a globally important agricultural heritage system in China: A case of social and eco‐system recovery4
Research and development intensive clusters and regional competitiveness4
A quasi‐natural experiment research regarding the impact of regional integration expansion in the Yangtze River Delta on foreign direct investment4
Spatio‐temporal pattern and mechanism of coordinated development of “population–land–industry–money” in rural areas of three provinces in Northeast China4
The economic effects of improved precipitation forecasts in the United States due to better commuting decisions4
Dual‐level impact of regional context and individual attributes on entrepreneurship among return migrants in China4
Agglomeration externalities and the non‐linear performance of environmental regulation: Evidence from China4
Uncoordinated urbanization and economic growth—The moderating role of natural resources4
Knowledge diffusion channels in Brazil: The effect of inventor mobility and inventive collaboration on regional invention4
Measuring the implementation effects of rural revitalization in China’s Jiangsu Province: Under the analytical framework of “deconstruction, assessment and brainstorming”4
Built‐up land expansion simulation with combination of naive Bayes and cellular automaton model—A case study of the Shanghai‐Hangzhou Bay agglomeration4
Market segmentation and firm survival4
Ghana’s economic growth: Directing our focus on the contributing influences of innovation activities and trade4
Spatio‐temporal dynamics of technical efficiency in China’s specialized markets: A stochastic frontier analysis approach4
Suburban sprawl measurement and landscape analysis of cropland and ecological land: A case study of Jiangsu Province, China4
Legal land transfer rights, labor migration and urban–rural income disparity: Evidence from the implementation of China's Rural Land Contracting Law in 20034
The influence of spatial interfaces on rural economic restructuring in rapidly industrializing areas: A case study of Gongyi city in central China4
Quantifying reshoring at the macro‐level—Measurement and applications4
A micro‐level data analysis of household energy demand in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan: An application of linear approximate almost ideal demand system4
How does financial agglomeration affect green development? Evidence from the Yangtze River Delta of China4
The variations in individual consumption change and the substitution effect under the shock of COVID‐19: Evidence from payment system data in China4
What does the character of urban technology reveals about convergence versus divergence of innovation in China?—A technical lens to evaluate regional economic development3
The corona blues according to daily life changes by COVID‐19: A partial least squares regression model3
Unintended effects of regional planning in Germany3
Investigating the effects of market segmentation on firm survival and their heterogeneities in China3
Two‐stage development, allocation strategies' effect, and industrial land policies' adjustment, China3
The heterogeneity of agglomeration effect: Evidence from Chinese cities3
Legitimate but “not for me”: The role of validation in migrant entrepreneur understanding of COVID‐19 business support policies in Shanghai3
External shocks and enterprises' dynamic capabilities in a time of regional distress3
The direct and indirect effects of China's wastewater treatment service on urban household wastewater discharge3
Effects of air pollution on regional innovation and the mediator role of health: Evidence from China3
Balancing cropland gain and desert vegetation loss: The key to rural revitalization in Xinjiang, China3
The evolution of regional spatial structure influenced by passenger rail service: A case study of the Yangtze River Delta3
Rent burden determinants in hot and cold housing markets of Davidson and Shelby counties, Tennessee3
The economic effects of passenger transport infrastructure investments in lagging regions. Would the increase in commuting be beneficial for regional development?3
Measuring Canada's export performance in the United States using an unbiased shift‐share3
Innovation drivers in regions. Does urbanization matter?3
How can entrepreneurship be fostered? Evidence from provincial‐level panel data in China3
Import–export nexus and China's emerging trade in environmental goods3
Investment location dynamics and influencing factors of pollution‐intensive industries in China: A study of chemical firms3
Determinants of entry: Evidence from new manufacturing firms in the U.S3
Eliminating deprivation and breaking through dependence: A mechanism to help poor households achieve sustainable livelihoods by targeted poverty alleviation strategy3
Extending the offshoring literature to explain backshoring: An application to the Spanish footwear industry3
A machine learning‐based analysis of 311 requests in the Miami‐Dade County3
Can the urban spatial structure accelerate urban employment growth? Evidence from China3
Identifying resilient industries in Mexico's automotive cluster: Policy lessons from the great recession to surmount the crisis caused by COVID 193
Nontariff measures, trade deflection, and market expansion of exporters in China3
China's outward investment activity: Ambiguous findings in the literature and empirical trends in greenfield investments3
Measurement and analysis of neighborhood congestion: Evidence from sidewalk pedestrian traffic and walking speeds3
Assessing the performance of public transport services in a developing country: A case study using data envelopment analysis3
Taking the systems approaches out of their comfort zones: Perspectives from under explored contexts3
Push and pull factors in Tunisian internal migration: The role of human capital3
Regional impact and spillover effect of public infrastructure investment: An empirical study in the Yangtze River Delta, China3
Regional inflation persistence in Turkey3
Sense of belonging to an industrial district and knowledge acquisition: The role of strong and trusting interorganizational relations3
Spatiotemporal evolution of production cooperation between China and Central and Eastern European countries: An analysis based on the input–output technique3