Journal of Regional Science

(The TQCC of Journal of Regional Science is 4. 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.)
The geography of COVID‐19 and the structure of local economies: The case of Italy90
Understanding socioeconomic disparities in travel behavior during the COVID‐19 pandemic77
Institutions and the uneven geography of the first wave of the COVID‐19 pandemic76
The Covid‐19 containment effects of public health measures: A spatial difference‐in‐differences approach37
Urbanization and firm access to credit35
Bayesian spatiotemporal forecasting and mapping of COVID‐19 risk with application to West Java Province, Indonesia27
Learning from deregulation: The asymmetric impact of lockdown and reopening on risky behavior during COVID‐1926
Stronger together? Assessing the causal effect of inter‐municipal cooperation on the efficiency of small Italian municipalities23
Regional growth and disparities in a post‐COVID Europe: A new normality scenario23
One policy, different effects: Estimating the region‐specific impacts of EU cohesion policy22
Financial development and growth in European regions21
International trade and Covid‐19: City‐level evidence from China's lockdown policy19
Globalization, robotization, and electoral outcomes: Evidence from spatial regressions for Italy18
Where did it hit harder? Understanding the geography of excess mortality during the COVID‐19 pandemic18
Natural disasters, firm survival, and growth: Evidence from the Ise Bay Typhoon, Japan17
Population, light, and the size distribution of cities16
The impact of sports stadiums on localized commercial activity: Evidence from a Business Improvement District16
Natural disasters, public housing, and the role of disaster aid15
Too close for comfort? Microgeography of agglomeration economies in the United Kingdom14
Public transport, noise complaints, and housing: Evidence from sentiment analysis in Singapore14
Labor force diversity and firm survival13
The intensity of COVID‐19 nonpharmaceutical interventions and labor market outcomes in the public sector13
The contingent nature of broadband as an engine for business startups in rural areas12
Credit constraints, labor productivity, and the role of regional institutions: Evidence from manufacturing firms in Europe12
Spatial skill concentration agglomeration economies11
Spatial variations and clustering in the rates of youth unemployment and NEET: A comparative analysis of Italy, Spain, and the UK11
Cleanliness is next to income: The impact of COVID‐19 on short‐term rentals10
Regional and sectorial impacts of the Covid‐19 crisis: Evidence from electronic payments10
Local job multipliers revisited10
Roads to innovation: Evidence from Italy9
Quality of government and economic growth at the municipal level: Evidence from Spain9
Long‐term decline of regions and the rise of populism: The case of Germany9
Agglomeration and firm wage inequality: Evidence from China8
Where do women earn more than men? Explaining regional differences in the gender pay gap8
Institutions matter: The impact of the covid‐19 pandemic on the political trust of young Europeans8
Geography of contestation: A study on the Yellow Vest movement and the rise of populism in France8
Public responses to COVID‐19 case disclosure and their spatial implications7
Measurement error in US regional economic data7
Welfare costs of COVID‐19: Evidence from US counties7
Demand for social interactions: Evidence from the restaurant industry during the COVID‐19 pandemic6
Does road accessibility to cities support rural population growth? Evidence for Portugal between 1991 and 20116
Does graduate human capital production increase local economic development? An instrumental variable approach6
Geographic spread of COVID‐19 and local economies: Heterogeneous effects by establishment size and industry6
Risk attitudes and migration decisions6
City‐chief turnover and place‐based policy change: Evidence from China6
Infrastructure, enforcement, and COVID‐19 in Mumbai slums: A first look6
Regional multipliers across the Italian regions6
Are the most productive regions necessarily the most successful? Local effects of productivity growth on employment and earnings5
Employment polarization in regional labor markets: Evidence from the Netherlands5
How to improve the quality of life in peripheral and lagging regions by policy measures? Examining the effects of two different policies in Germany5
COVID‐19 and regional economies: An introduction to the special issue5
Lessons from the 2020 Covid recession for understanding regional resilience5
Pollution effects of place‐based policy: Evidence from China's development‐zone program5
Gender differences in quality of life and preferences for location‐specific amenities across cities5
Innovation in Malmö after the Öresund Bridge5
Geography and regional economic growth: The high cost of deviating from nature4
What do divided cities have in common? An international comparison of income segregation4
The impact of crime on firm entry4
Tracking the pulse of a city—3D real estate price heat maps4
Counterfactual dissimilarity: Can changes in demographics and income explain increased racial integration in US cities?4
The effect of local taxes on firm performance: Evidence from geo‐referenced data4
Getting the first job: Size and quality of ethnic enclaves and refugee labor market entry4
The impact of the Coronavirus pandemic on New York City real estate: First evidence4
Causal effects of the fracking boom on long‐term resident workers4
Be my (little) partner?!—Universities' role in regional innovation systems when large firms are rare4
The network of US airports and its effects on employment4
Picking 'winners' in space: Impact of spatial targeting on firm performance in China4