Technological Forecasting and Social Change

(The TQCC of Technological Forecasting and Social Change is 26. 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 2020-04-01 to 2024-04-01.)
CB-SEM vs PLS-SEM methods for research in social sciences and technology forecasting504
Impact of COVID-19 on the travel and tourism industry433
Corporate social responsibility and environmental performance: The mediating role of environmental strategy and green innovation430
Manufacturing and service supply chain resilience to the COVID-19 outbreak: Lessons learned from the automobile and airline industries390
Influence mechanism between green finance and green innovation: Exploring regional policy intervention effects in China302
Energy efficiency: The role of technological innovation and knowledge spillover296
Role of institutional pressures and resources in the adoption of big data analytics powered artificial intelligence, sustainable manufacturing practices and circular economy capabilities285
ICT and environmental quality in Sub-Saharan Africa: Effects and transmission channels284
Analyzing the relationship between green innovation and environmental performance in large manufacturing firms282
Do carbon emission trading schemes stimulate green innovation in enterprises? Evidence from China282
Misinformation sharing and social media fatigue during COVID-19: An affordance and cognitive load perspective267
How Blockchain can impact financial services – The overview, challenges and recommendations from expert interviewees256
How do technological innovation and fiscal decentralization affect the environment? A story of the fourth industrial revolution and sustainable growth253
Green technology innovations, urban innovation environment and CO2 emission reduction in China: Fresh evidence from a partially linear functional-coefficient panel model237
Artificial intelligence and innovation management: A review, framework, and research agenda✰229
How does financial risk affect global CO2 emissions? The role of technological innovation228
Impacts of industrial structure and technical progress on carbon emission intensity: Evidence from 281 cities in China224
The Third Mission of the university: A systematic literature review on potentials and constraints224
Implications of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak for innovation: Which technologies will improve our lives?220
Moving towards smart cities: Solutions that lead to the Smart City Transformation Framework219
Environmental regulation, green technological innovation, and eco-efficiency: The case of Yangtze river economic belt in China210
The impact of big data analytics and artificial intelligence on green supply chain process integration and hospital environmental performance209
Unmanned aerial vehicles applications in future smart cities204
Impact of technological innovation on energy efficiency in industry 4.0 era: Moderation of shadow economy in sustainable development202
Impact of digital transformation on the automotive industry195
Is technological innovation making world "Greener"? An evidence from changing growth story of China195
Linking circular economy and digitalisation technologies: A systematic literature review of past achievements and future promises194
Digital technologies and firm performance: The role of digital organisational culture194
Quantity or quality? The impacts of environmental regulation on firms’ innovation–Quasi-natural experiment based on China's carbon emissions trading pilot190
Time and frequency domain connectedness and spill-over among fintech, green bonds and cryptocurrencies in the age of the fourth industrial revolution187
Internationalization, digitalization, and sustainability: Are SMEs ready? A survey on synergies and substituting effects among growth paths180
Green technology progress and total factor productivity of resource-based enterprises: A perspective of technical compensation of environmental regulation174
Can Fintech development pave the way for a transition towards low-carbon economy: A global perspective173
Influence of artificial intelligence on technological innovation: Evidence from the panel data of china's manufacturing sectors172
COVID-19 information overload and generation Z's social media discontinuance intention during the pandemic lockdown171
Financial implications of fourth industrial revolution: Can bitcoin improve prospects of energy investment?170
The impact of green technological innovation and institutional quality on CO2 emissions in African countries168
Environmental impact of information and communication technology: Unveiling the role of education in developing countries167
UK's net-zero carbon emissions target: Investigating the potential role of economic growth, financial development, and R&D expenditures based on historical data (1870–2017)166
Investigating the spill overs and connectedness between financial globalization, high-tech industries and environmental footprints: Fresh evidence in context of China166
An intelligent framework using disruptive technologies for COVID-19 analysis163
E-health and wellbeing monitoring using smart healthcare devices: An empirical investigation163
Environmental regulation and innovation in renewable energy technologies: Does the policy instrument matter?162
Understanding AI adoption in manufacturing and production firms using an integrated TAM-TOE model160
The role of Financial Development and Technological Innovation towards Sustainable Development in Pakistan: Fresh insights from consumption and territory-based emissions158
Diversification in the age of the 4th industrial revolution: The role of artificial intelligence, green bonds and cryptocurrencies156
How can SMEs successfully navigate VUCA environment: The role of agility in the digital transformation era155
Big data analytics capability and decision-making: The role of data-driven insight on circular economy performance152
Effects of technological changes on China's carbon emissions147
Corporate controversies and company's financial performance: Exploring the moderating role of ESG practices146
Risk management in sustainable smart cities governance: A TOE framework144
Prioritizing and overcoming biomass energy barriers: Application of AHP and G-TOPSIS approaches144
A machine learning based approach for predicting blockchain adoption in supply Chain143
Towards a new era of mass data collection: Assessing pandemic surveillance technologies to preserve user privacy141
Opportunities and challenges for contactless healthcare services in the post-COVID-19 Era140
The four smarts of Industry 4.0: Evolution of ten years of research and future perspectives139
On the efficiency of foreign exchange markets in times of the COVID-19 pandemic139
Balancing innovation and exploitation in the fourth industrial revolution: Role of intellectual capital and technology absorptive capacity138
Sustainable development, intellectual capital and technology policies: A structured literature review and future research agenda138
Measuring the perceived benefits of implementing blockchain technology in the banking sector136
Blockchain applications in management: A bibliometric analysis and literature review135
The digital divide: A review and future research agenda133
Industry 4.0 technologies, digital trust and technological orientation: What matters in open innovation?132
Rethinking the choice of carbon tax and carbon trading in China132
What drives the acceptance of autonomous driving? An investigation of acceptance factors from an end-user's perspective132
Renewable energy technology innovation, industrial structure upgrading and green development from the perspective of China's provinces129
The influence of environmental regulation on industrial structure upgrading: Based on the strategic interaction behavior of environmental regulation among local governments128
Fuzzy-set qualitative comparative analysis (fsQCA) in business and management research: A contemporary overview128
Blockchain as a sustainability-oriented innovation?: Opportunities for and resistance to Blockchain technology as a driver of sustainability in global food supply chains127
Impacts of influencer attributes on purchase intentions in social media influencer marketing: Mediating roles of characterizations126
Climate policy uncertainty and world renewable energy index volatility forecasting126
Local Open Innovation: A means for public policy to increase collaboration for innovation in SMEs126
The adoption of digital technologies in supply chains: Drivers, process and impact125
Mitigate risks in perishable food supply chains: Learning from COVID-19125
Policy targets behind green bonds for renewable energy: Do climate commitments matter?121
Bitcoin: A safe haven asset and a winner amid political and economic uncertainties in the US?120
Big data analytics: Computational intelligence techniques and application areas119
The future of manufacturing: A Delphi-based scenario analysis on Industry 4.0118
Dynamic capabilities for ecosystem orchestration A capability-based framework for smart city innovation initiatives116
The life cycle of technological innovation systems116
Can Bitcoin hedge the risks of geopolitical events?116
What influences algorithmic decision-making? A systematic literature review on algorithm aversion113
Multistage implementation framework for smart supply chain management under industry 4.0112
Corporate transformation toward Industry 4.0 and financial performance: The influence of environmental, social, and governance (ESG)112
The roles of technology and Kyoto Protocol in energy transition towards COP26 targets: Evidence from the novel GMM-PVAR approach for G-7 countries111
A novel framework for risk assessment and resilience of critical infrastructure towards climate change111
Green bonds for sustainable development: Review of literature on development and impact of green bonds111
Women entrepreneurs as agents of change: A comparative analysis of social entrepreneurship processes in emerging markets111
COVID-19, consumer behavior, technology, and society: A literature review and bibliometric analysis110
CatBoost model and artificial intelligence techniques for corporate failure prediction110
Entrepreneurial universities: A bibliometric analysis within the business and management domains109
Technological innovation typologies and open innovation in SMEs: Beyond internal and external sources of knowledge109
The interrelationship between the carbon market and the green bonds market: Evidence from wavelet quantile-on-quantile method109
Does green financial policy affect debt-financing cost of heavy-polluting enterprises? An empirical evidence based on Chinese pilot zones for green finance reform and innovations109
Renewable energy and technological innovation: Which one is the winner in promoting net-zero emissions?109
A metaverse assessment model for sustainable transportation using ordinal priority approach and Aczel-Alsina norms108
Bridging the gap between circular economy and climate change mitigation policies through eco-innovations and Quintuple Helix Model107
Does green innovation induce green total factor productivity? Novel findings from Chinese city level data106
The effects of low-carbon pilot policy on technological innovation: Evidence from prefecture-level data in China106
Pursuing supply chain sustainable development goals through the adoption of green practices and enabling technologies: A cross-country analysis of LSPs106
The effects of digital transformation on innovation and productivity: Firm-level evidence of South African manufacturing micro and small enterprises106
Technology policy and environmental quality at crossroads: Designing SDG policies for select Asia Pacific countries104
The role of trust in intention to use the IoT in eHealth: Application of the modified UTAUT in a consumer context104
A sustainable Blockchain framework for the halal food supply chain: Lessons from Malaysia104
Does industrial robot application promote green technology innovation in the manufacturing industry?103
Digital twin for sustainable manufacturing supply chains: Current trends, future perspectives, and an implementation framework103
Financial development, OFDI spillovers and upgrading of industrial structure102
Fostering employee's pro-environmental behavior through green transformational leadership, green human resource management and environmental knowledge102
Can public participation constraints promote green technological innovation of Chinese enterprises? The moderating role of government environmental regulatory enforcement102
The role of science, technology and innovation in the UN 2030 agenda102
Technological innovation and structural change for economic development in China as an emerging market101
Blockchain, business and the fourth industrial revolution: Whence, whither, wherefore and how?101
Optimal green technology investment and emission reduction in emissions generating companies under the support of green bond and subsidy99
Effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the US stock market and uncertainty: A comparative assessment between the first and second waves99
Effects of China's pilot low-carbon city policy on carbon emission reduction: A quasi-natural experiment based on satellite data97
Is decoupling embodied carbon emissions from economic output in Sino-US trade possible?97
Smart home: Highly-educated students' acceptance96
Building dynamic capabilities to cope with environmental uncertainty: The role of strategic foresight96
Technological innovation, organizational innovation and international performance of SMEs: The moderating role of domestic institutional environment95
Threat or opportunity? A case study of digital-enabled redesign of entrepreneurship education in the COVID-19 emergency95
Multifaceted applicability of drones: A review94
Potentials of blockchain technology in supply chain management: Long-term judgments of an international expert panel94
A smart city is a less polluted city94
Does cooperative membership increase and accelerate agricultural technology adoption? Empirical evidence from Zambia94
Environmental regulation, technology innovation, and low carbon development: Revisiting the EKC Hypothesis, Porter Hypothesis, and Jevons’ Paradox in China's iron & steel industry93
The influence of investor sentiment on the green bond market93
Do government subsidies improve innovation investment for new energy firms: A quasi-natural experiment of China's listed companies93
What have we learnt from 10 years of fintech research? a scientometric analysis93
Role of big data analytics capability in developing integrated hospital supply chains and operational flexibility: An organizational information processing theory perspective92
The effect of innovation network size and public R&D investment on regional innovation efficiency91
Literature review on digitalization capabilities: Co-citation analysis of antecedents, conceptualization and consequences91
A decision-making framework for Industry 4.0 technology implementation: The case of FinTech and sustainable supply chain finance for SMEs91
Does technology gap increase FDI spillovers on productivity growth? Evidence from Chinese outward FDI in Belt and Road host countries91
The effects of e-government evaluation, trust and the digital divide in the levels of e-government use in European countries91
The effects of air transportation, energy, ICT and FDI on economic growth in the industry 4.0 era: Evidence from the United States91
Higher education development, technological innovation and industrial structure upgrade91
The effect of manufacturing intelligence on green innovation performance in China89
The effect of energy patents on China's carbon emissions: Evidence from the STIRPAT model89
Does Environmental Regulation Induce Green Innovation? A Panel Study of Chinese Listed Firms89
A readiness assessment framework for Blockchain adoption: A healthcare case study89
Senior management's academic experience and corporate green innovation89
Business-to-business open innovation: COVID-19 lessons for small and medium-sized enterprises from emerging markets88
Big data analytics capability and decision making performance in emerging market firms: The role of contractual and relational governance mechanisms88
Digitalization of economy is the key factor behind fourth industrial revolution: How G7 countries are overcoming with the financing issues?87
Digital Disruption beyond Uber and Airbnb—Tracking the long tail of the sharing economy87
Exploring the asymmetric impact of economic policy uncertainty on China's carbon emissions trading market price: Do different types of uncertainty matter?86
Gamification and e-learning for young learners: A systematic literature review, bibliometric analysis, and future research agenda86
Are we preparing for a good AI society? A bibliometric review and research agenda85
New challenges in higher education: A study of the digital competence of educators in Covid times85
Consensus in the delphi method: What makes a decision change?85
Bibliometric overview of the Technological Forecasting and Social Change journal: Analysis from 1970 to 201884
The impact of new technologies on consumers beliefs: Reducing the perceived risks of electric vehicle adoption84
Sustainable economic development in India: The dynamics between financial inclusion, ICT development, and economic growth84
Digital knowledge sharing and creative performance: Work from home during the COVID-19 pandemic83
Digital transition and green growth in Chinese agriculture80
ICT and education as determinants of environmental quality: The role of financial development in selected Asian countries80
Environmental information disclosure and green technology innovation: Empirical evidence from China80
Disruptive technologies and abundance in the service sector - toward a refined technology acceptance model79
An empirical discourse on forecasting the use of autonomous vehicles using consumers’ preferences79
Green technology innovation efficiency of energy-intensive industries in China from the perspective of shared resources: Dynamic change and improvement path79
Digital finance and green growth in China: Appraising inclusive digital finance using web crawler technology and big data79
An evaluation system based on the self-organizing system framework of smart cities: A case study of smart transportation systems in China79
Digital Academic Entrepreneurship: A structured literature review and avenue for a research agenda79
Digitalization of the healthcare supply chain: A roadmap to generate benefits and effectively support healthcare delivery78
Social commerce information sharing and their impact on consumers78
Has Covid-19 accelerated opportunities for digital entrepreneurship? An Indian perspective78
An ethical framework for big data and smart cities78
Digital transformation and tourist experience co-design: Big social data for planning cultural tourism77
The impact of China's R&D subsidies on R&D investment, technological upgrading and economic growth77
Digital transformation in the maritime transport sector77
Religion as a social shaping force in entrepreneurship and business: Insights from a technology-empowered systematic literature review77
Robo advisors, algorithmic trading and investment management: Wonders of fourth industrial revolution in financial markets77
The effect of innovation-driven development on pollution reduction: Empirical evidence from a quasi-natural experiment in China77
The use of multi-criteria decision-making methods in business analytics: A comprehensive literature review76
Social media-enabled healthcare: A conceptual model of social media affordances, online social support, and health behaviors and outcomes75
Forecasting credit ratings of decarbonized firms: Comparative assessment of machine learning models75
Understanding acceptance of eHealthcare by IoT natives and IoT immigrants: An integrated model of UTAUT, perceived risk, and financial cost75
Technology mining: Artificial intelligence in manufacturing75
Do environmental subsidies spur environmental innovation? Empirical evidence from Chinese listed firms74
How does the digital economy improve high-quality energy development? The case of China74
Unveiling the effect of transport infrastructure and technological innovation on economic growth, energy consumption and CO2 emissions74
Emissions trading and firm innovation: Evidence from a natural experiment in China74
The effect of urban innovation performance of smart city construction policies: Evaluate by using a multiple period difference-in-differences model73
Digital strategy implementation: The role of individual entrepreneurial orientation and relational capital73
Exploring the coupling and forecasting of financial development, technological innovation, and economic growth73
Digitalization of the economy and entrepreneurship intention73
Green Credit Policy and Corporate Productivity: Evidence from a Quasi-natural Experiment in China73
The digital transformation of business. Towards the datafication of the relationship with customers73
Climbing the quality ladder of green innovation: Does green finance matter?73
Trade openness, economic growth, and energy intensity in China72
Circular economy for fashion industry: Use of waste from the food industry for the production of biotextiles72
An Industry 4.0 maturity model for machine tool companies72
FinTech, SME efficiency and national culture: Evidence from OECD countries71
From technological development to social advance: A review of Industry 4.0 through machine learning71
Mobile shoppers’ response to Covid-19 phobia, pessimism and smartphone addiction: Does social influence matter?71
The impact of COVID-19-related media coverage on the return and volatility connectedness of cryptocurrencies and fiat currencies71
Energy endowment, environmental regulation, and energy efficiency: Evidence from China70
A comprehensive hierarchical blockchain system for carbon emission trading utilizing blockchain of things and smart contract70
Industry 4.0 enables supply chain resilience and supply chain performance70
Mobile apps for healthy living: Factors influencing continuance intention for health apps70
Influencing mechanism of reverse knowledge spillover on investment enterprises’ technological progress: An empirical examination of Chinese firms70
Research and application of association rule algorithm and an optimized grey model in carbon emissions forecasting69
Smart Products value creation in SMEs innovation ecosystems69
Smart users for smart technologies: Investigating the intention to adopt smart energy consumption behaviors69
Envisaging the carbon emissions efficiency of digitalization: The case of the internet economy for China69
Intellectual capital disclosure in integrated reports: The effect on firm value69
Forecasting technological positioning through technology knowledge redundancy: Patent citation analysis of IoT, cybersecurity, and Blockchain69
Blockchain technology and trust relationships in trade finance68
Board gender diversity, environmental innovation and corporate carbon emissions68
Consumer adoption intention for electric vehicles: Insights and evidence from Indian sustainable transportation68
A large multi-group decision-making technique for prioritizing the big data-driven circular economy practices in the automobile component manufacturing industry68
How does energy poverty eradication promote green growth in China? The role of technological innovation68
FinTech and commercial banks' performance in China: A leap forward or survival of the fittest?68
Patients’ perceptions of teleconsultation during COVID-19: A cross-national study67
Urban innovation and intercity patent collaboration: A network analysis of China’s national innovation system67
Intelligent transformation of the manufacturing industry for Industry 4.0: Seizing financial benefits from supply chain relationship capital through enterprise green management67
Dynamic evolution and driving factors of new energy development: Fresh evidence from China67
The Impact of the Internet on Industrial Green Productivity: Evidence from China67
The Effects of Central Bank Digital Currencies News on Financial Markets67
Factors affecting carbon emissions in emerging economies in the context of a green recovery: Implications for sustainable development goals67
Designing mobile technology for elderly. A theoretical overview66
The win-win ability of environmental protection and economic development during China's transition66
Effects of innovation strategies on export performance: New empirical evidence from developing market firms66
Intellectual capital, blockchain-driven supply chain and sustainable production: Role of supply chain mapping66
Industrial robots, employment growth, and labor cost: A simultaneous equation analysis66
The financial effect of firm digitalization: Evidence from China66
Green technology innovation, environmental externality, and the cleaner upgrading of industrial structure in China — Considering the moderating effect of environmental regulation65
The effect of the Fourth Industrial Revolution on the environment: The relationship between electronic finance and pollution in OECD countries65
Future of e-Government: An integrated conceptual framework64
Social entrepreneurship orientation and company success: The mediating role of social performance64
A study on users' willingness to accept mobility as a service based on UTAUT model64
A new health care system enabled by machine intelligence: Elderly people's trust or losing self control64
Co-citation, bibliographic coupling and leading authors, institutions and countries in the 50 years of Technological Forecasting and Social Change64
Planned economic growth and controlled energy demand: How do regional growth targets affect energy consumption in China?64
Financial innovation, information screening and industries’ green innovation — Industry-level evidence from the OECD64
Innovation input, governance and climate change: Evidence from emerging countries64
Environmental Finance: An Interdisciplinary Review64
How do digitalization capabilities enable open innovation in manufacturing enterprises? A multiple case study based on resource integration perspective64
Towards a business analytics capability for the circular economy64
The effect of institutional ownership and ownership dispersion on eco-innovation63
Digital business models and ridesharing for value co-creation in healthcare: A multi-stakeholder ecosystem analysis63
Proposed managerial competencies for Industry 4.0 – Implications for social sustainability63
Upcycled by-product use in agri-food systems from a consumer perspective: A review of what we know, and what is missing63
Spillovers of environmental regulation on carbon emissions network63
Alexa, what's on my shopping list? Transforming customer experience with digital voice assistants63
Leveraging blockchain technology for green innovation in ecosystem-based business models: A dynamic capability of values appropriation63
Internet of Things (IoT) adoption barriers for the circular economy using Pythagorean fuzzy SWARA-CoCoSo decision-making approach in the manufacturing sector63
Surfing blockchain wave, or drowning? Shaping the future of distributed ledgers and decentralized technologies63
Strengthening science, technology, and innovation-based incubators to help achieve Sustainable Development Goals: Lessons from India63
Geographic distance, venture capital and technological performance: Evidence from Chinese enterprises63