Journal of Political Economy

(The H4-Index of Journal of Political Economy is 50. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-11-01 to 2023-11-01.)
Robots and Jobs: Evidence from US Labor Markets780
Willingness to Pay for Clean Air: Evidence from Air Purifier Markets in China175
Killer Acquisitions171
The Value of Flexible Work: Evidence from Uber Drivers165
The Social Cost of Carbon with Economic and Climate Risks155
The Housing Boom and Bust: Model Meets Evidence134
On the Identification of Gross Output Production Functions134
The Formation of Prosociality: Causal Evidence on the Role of Social Environment133
International Currencies and Capital Allocation128
Cutthroat Capitalism versus Cuddly Socialism: Are Americans More Meritocratic and Efficiency-Seeking than Scandinavians?118
Asset Pricing with Omitted Factors115
CEO Behavior and Firm Performance111
Educational Assortative Mating and Household Income Inequality109
Macroeconomic Drivers of Bond and Equity Risks106
Incarceration, Recidivism, and Employment104
Income and Wealth Inequality in America, 1949–2016104
Gender Differences in Recognition for Group Work95
The Impact of Temperature on Productivity and Labor Supply: Evidence from Indian Manufacturing92
Exposure to Grocery Prices and Inflation Expectations91
Bride Price and Female Education88
Monetary Policy Communications and Their Effects on Household Inflation Expectations87
Upcoding: Evidence from Medicare on Squishy Risk Adjustment79
Quantifying the Life-Cycle Benefits of an Influential Early-Childhood Program75
Education Policy and Intergenerational Transfers in Equilibrium69
Thickness and Information in Dynamic Matching Markets68
Eliciting and Utilizing Willingness to Pay: Evidence from Field Trials in Northern Ghana68
Experimental Evidence on the Economics of Rural Electrification67
Liquidity, Business Cycles, and Monetary Policy67
Genetic Endowments and Wealth Inequality65
Two Blades of Grass: The Impact of the Green Revolution63
On the Origins of the State: Stationary Bandits and Taxation in Eastern Congo62
Political Cycles and Stock Returns61
The Tail That Wags the Economy: Beliefs and Persistent Stagnation61
Credit Market Disruptions and Liquidity Spillover Effects in the Supply Chain60
Exchange Rate Disconnect in General Equilibrium60
Heterogeneity, Measurement Error, and Misallocation: Evidence from African Agriculture59
An Equilibrium Model of the Market for Bitcoin Mining56
Long-Term-Care Utility and Late-in-Life Saving55
On Information Design in Games55
Survival and Long-Run Dynamics with Heterogeneous Beliefs under Recursive Preferences54
The Economic Origins of Conflict in Africa54
The Effect of Early-Childhood Education on Social Preferences53
Universal Gravity52
Knowing When to Ask: The Cost of Leaning In51
When Harry Fired Sally: The Double Standard in Punishing Misconduct51
The Impact of Management Practices on Employee Productivity: A Field Experiment with Airline Captains51
Early and Late Human Capital Investments, Borrowing Constraints, and the Family51
People Management Skills, Employee Attrition, and Manager Rewards: An Empirical Analysis51
East-Side Story: Historical Pollution and Persistent Neighborhood Sorting50
Moving the Goalposts50
Why Are Older Women Missing in India? The Age Profile of Bargaining Power and Poverty50
Segmentation versus Agglomeration: Competition between Platforms with Competitive Sellers50