Journal of Political Economy

(The TQCC of Journal of Political Economy is 17. 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
On the Identification of Gross Output Production Functions134
The Housing Boom and Bust: Model Meets Evidence134
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
Income and Wealth Inequality in America, 1949–2016104
Incarceration, Recidivism, and Employment104
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
Eliciting and Utilizing Willingness to Pay: Evidence from Field Trials in Northern Ghana68
Thickness and Information in Dynamic Matching Markets68
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
The Tail That Wags the Economy: Beliefs and Persistent Stagnation61
Political Cycles and Stock Returns61
Exchange Rate Disconnect in General Equilibrium60
Credit Market Disruptions and Liquidity Spillover Effects in the Supply Chain60
Heterogeneity, Measurement Error, and Misallocation: Evidence from African Agriculture59
An Equilibrium Model of the Market for Bitcoin Mining56
On Information Design in Games55
Long-Term-Care Utility and Late-in-Life Saving55
The Economic Origins of Conflict in Africa54
Survival and Long-Run Dynamics with Heterogeneous Beliefs under Recursive Preferences54
The Effect of Early-Childhood Education on Social Preferences53
Universal Gravity52
Early and Late Human Capital Investments, Borrowing Constraints, and the Family51
People Management Skills, Employee Attrition, and Manager Rewards: An Empirical Analysis51
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
Why Are Older Women Missing in India? The Age Profile of Bargaining Power and Poverty50
Segmentation versus Agglomeration: Competition between Platforms with Competitive Sellers50
East-Side Story: Historical Pollution and Persistent Neighborhood Sorting50
Moving the Goalposts50
What Goes Up May Not Come Down: Asymmetric Incidence of Value-Added Taxes49
The Value of Medicaid: Interpreting Results from the Oregon Health Insurance Experiment48
Exit versus Voice48
Immigration and Wage Dynamics: Evidence from the Mexican Peso Crisis47
Moral Values and Voting47
Firm Volatility in Granular Networks46
Domestic Trade Frictions and Agriculture46
Cognitive and Noncognitive Costs of Day Care at Age 0–2 for Children in Advantaged Families45
Socioeconomic Status and Inequalities in Children’s IQ and Economic Preferences44
Costly Concessions: An Empirical Framework for Matching with Imperfectly Transferable Utility44
Aggregate Implications of Innovation Policy42
Structural Estimation of a Model of School Choices: The Boston Mechanism versus Its Alternatives42
Left Behind: Creative Destruction, Inequality, and the Stock Market42
Parent-Child Information Frictions and Human Capital Investment: Evidence from a Field Experiment42
Liquidity Rules and Credit Booms41
Trust in State and Nonstate Actors: Evidence from Dispute Resolution in Pakistan41
Turning Up the Heat: The Discouraging Effect of Competition in Contests39
Clock Auctions and Radio Spectrum Reallocation39
A Random Attention Model38
How Much Does Your Boss Make? The Effects of Salary Comparisons38
How Much Should We Trust the Dictator’s GDP Growth Estimates?38
Privacy as a Public Good: A Case for Electronic Cash38
Political Booms, Financial Crises38
How to Improve Tax Compliance? Evidence from Population-Wide Experiments in Belgium37
Granular Comparative Advantage37
Are There Too Many Farms in the World? Labor Market Transaction Costs, Machine Capacities, and Optimal Farm Size36
Lying and Deception in Games36
Labor Supply in the Past, Present, and Future: A Balanced-Growth Perspective36
Why Do Wealthy Parents Have Wealthy Children?35
How Do We Choose Our Identity? A Revealed Preference Approach Using Food Consumption35
Human Capital Investments and Expectations about Career and Family34
Ex Ante Returns and Occupational Choice33
Persuading the Principal to Wait33
On the Optimality of Financial Repression33
Innovation in the Global Firm32
Information Design in the Holdup Problem32
Surprise! Out-of-Network Billing for Emergency Care in the United States32
Understanding How Low Levels of Early Lead Exposure Affect Children’s Life Trajectories30
Social Insurance and the Marriage Market30
Optimal Income Taxation: Mirrlees Meets Ramsey30
Information Aversion30
Secular Labor Reallocation and Business Cycles30
Discrimination, Managers, and Firm Performance: Evidence from “Aryanizations” in Nazi Germany30
Directed Technical Change as a Response to Natural Resource Scarcity29
Goods and Factor Market Integration: A Quantitative Assessment of the EU Enlargement29
Transparency and Negotiated Prices: The Value of Information in Hospital-Supplier Bargaining29
Intergenerational Mobility and the Timing of Parental Income29
A/B Testing with Fat Tails28
The Impact of Peer Personality on Academic Achievement28
Central Bank Digital Currency: Welfare and Policy Implications28
The First 2,000 Days and Child Skills27
The Political Economy of Weak Treaties27
A Model of Fickle Capital Flows and Retrenchment27
Elite Capture of Foreign Aid: Evidence from Offshore Bank Accounts26
Rationally Inattentive Behavior: Characterizing and Generalizing Shannon Entropy26
Occupational Licensing and Maternal Health: Evidence from Early Midwifery Laws25
Difference-in-Differences Hedonics25
Debates: Voting and Expenditure Responses to Political Communication25
Leisure Luxuries and the Labor Supply of Young Men24
The Effects of Banking Competition on Growth and Financial Stability: Evidence from the National Banking Era24
Experience of Communal Conflicts and Intergroup Lending24
Copyrights and Creativity: Evidence from Italian Opera in the Napoleonic Age24
Time Will Tell: Recovering Preferences When Choices Are Noisy24
Productivity and Organization in Portuguese Firms24
Internal versus External Growth in Industries with Scale Economies: A Computational Model of Optimal Merger Policy24
Motivated False Memory24
The Effects of Fluoride in Drinking Water23
Supervisors and Performance Management Systems23
Vertical Integration, Supplier Behavior, and Quality Upgrading among Exporters23
Merger Review for Markets with Buyer Power22
The Origin of the State: Land Productivity or Appropriability?22
Technology and Time Inconsistency22
Management and Shocks to Worker Productivity22
On Bunching and Identification of the Taxable Income Elasticity22
Cheap Trade Credit and Competition in Downstream Markets21
Trade, Structural Transformation, and Development: Evidence from Argentina 1869–191421
A Model of Dynamic Limit Pricing with an Application to the Airline Industry21
Self-Fulfilling Runs: Evidence from the US Life Insurance Industry21
Optimal Monetary Policy with Informational Frictions21
An Empirical Analysis of Racial Differences in Police Use of Force: A Comment21
Sequential Auctions with Synergy and Affiliation across Auctions21
Pass-Through as an Economic Tool: On Exogenous Competition, Social Incidence, and Price Discrimination21
How Do Doctors Respond to Incentives? Unintended Consequences of Paying Doctors to Reduce Costs21
The Use of Regression Statistics to Analyze Imperfect Pricing Policies20
The Origins of Firm Heterogeneity: A Production Network Approach20
When Fair Isn’t Fair: Understanding Choice Reversals Involving Social Preferences20
Equilibrium Labor Market Search and Health Insurance Reform20
Securing Property Rights19
Market Structure and Competition in Airline Markets19
Curbing Shocks to Corporate Liquidity: The Role of Trade Credit18
Persuasion via Weak Institutions18
The Production Function for Housing: Evidence from France17
Impure Impact Giving: Theory and Evidence17
Like Attract Like? A Structural Comparison of Homogamy across Same-Sex and Different-Sex Households17
Subsidy Design in Privately Provided Social Insurance: Lessons from Medicare Part D17