Quarterly Journal of Economics

(The TQCC of Quarterly Journal of Economics is 107. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-03-01 to 2023-03-01.)
Wealth Inequality in the United States since 1913: Evidence from Capitalized Income Tax Data *572
Earnings Inequality and Mobility in the United States: Evidence from Social Security Data since 1937*264
The Effect of Minimum Wages on Low-Wage Jobs*259
Firm-Level Political Risk: Measurement and Effects*238
Exchange Arrangements Entering the Twenty-First Century: Which Anchor will Hold?*237
Race and Economic Opportunity in the United States: an Intergenerational Perspective*215
Channeling Fisher: Randomization Tests and the Statistical Insignificance of Seemingly Significant Experimental Results*175
Firming Up Inequality*170
The Price Ain’t Right? Hospital Prices and Health Spending on the Privately Insured*166
The Return to Protectionism*140
Do Leaders Matter? National Leadership and Growth Since World War II*136
The Rate of Return on Everything, 1870–2015*133
Uniform Pricing in U.S. Retail Chains*130
Who Becomes an Inventor in America? The Importance of Exposure to Innovation*130
Food Deserts and the Causes of Nutritional Inequality*129
Busting the “Princelings”: The Campaign Against Corruption in China’s Primary Land Market*129
Shift-Share Designs: Theory and Inference*108
Productivity and Misallocation in General Equilibrium107