European Journal of Political Economy

(The TQCC of European Journal of Political Economy is 5. 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 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
Female political representation and substantive effects on policies: A literature review95
Do fiscal rules cause better fiscal balances? A new instrumental variable strategy43
Perceptions of inequality33
Perception vs. experience: Explaining differences in corruption measures using microdata32
Too afraid to vote? The effects of COVID-19 on voting behaviour31
Entrepreneurship, fear of failure, and economic policy28
Vertical fiscal imbalance and local fiscal indiscipline: Empirical evidence from China27
Natural disasters and electoral outcomes24
Public opinion on immigration in Europe: Preference and salience22
Politically connected firms and privileged access to credit: Evidence from Central and Eastern Europe22
Varieties of authoritarianism matter: Elite fragmentation, natural resources and economic growth21
The COVID-19 pandemic’s effects on voter turnout21
Gender, attractiveness, and judgment of impropriety: The case of accountants20
Do unhappy citizens vote for populism?19
Market competition, lobbying influence and environmental externalities19
Using Machine Learning for measuring democracy: A practitioners guide and a new updated dataset for 186 countries from 1919 to 201918
General or central government? Empirical evidence on political cycles in budget composition using new data for OECD countries18
Tax evasion and tax morale: A social network analysis18
Low-wage import competition and populist backlash: The case of Italy18
Do fiscal rules need budget transparency to be effective?17
Social media networks, fake news, and polarization16
Exposure to corruption and political participation: Evidence from Italian municipalities16
Foreign aid and the quality of economic institutions16
Do the ECB's introductory statements help predict monetary policy? Evidence from a tone analysis16
“The mother of all political problems”? On asylum seekers and elections16
Fiscal rules and budget forecast errors of Italian municipalities15
Political accountability and public service delivery in decentralized Indonesia: Incumbency advantage and the performance of second term mayors15
Inclusive institutions, unequal outcomes: Democracy, state capacity, and income inequality15
Trust in the ECB: Drivers and consequences15
Mortgage market credit conditions and U.S. Presidential elections14
The political economy of IMF conditionality and central bank independence14
Women and local public finance14
The effects of mafia infiltration on public procurement performance13
Regulation and income inequality in the United States13
Does government spending efficiency improve fiscal sustainability?13
Corporate tax competition: A meta-analysis13
Political voice on monetary policy: Evidence from the parliamentary hearings of the European Central Bank12
COVID-19 fatalities and internal conflict: Does government economic support matter?12
Savings from public procurement centralization in the healthcare system12
Do national political parties matter? Evidence from Italian municipalities12
Are Democracies Cleaner?12
Income inequality and income bias in voter turnout11
How do the factors determining terrorist groups’ longevity differ from those affecting their success?11
Investment in trade facilitating infrastructure: A political-economy analysis11
Race to burn the last ton of carbon and the risk of stranded assets11
Explaining destinations and volumes of international arms transfers: A novel network Heckman selection model11
Political influence, central bank independence and inflation in Africa: A comparative analysis11
Unbundling the effect of political instability on income redistribution11
The political and institutional determinants of fiscal adjustments and expansions: Evidence for a large set of countries11
Real-time fiscal policy responses in the OECD from 1997 to 2018: Procyclical but sustainable?11
Information provision and preferences for education spending: Evidence from representative survey experiments in three countries10
Geopolitics and rare earth metals10
Fiscal consolidations and electoral outcomes in emerging economies: Does the policy mix matter? Macro and micro level evidence from Latin America10
The influence of political fragmentation on public enterprises: Evidence from German municipalities10
Sharing the gains of transition: Evaluating changes in income inequality and redistribution in Poland using combined survey and tax return data10
Biases in fiscal multiplier estimates10
Russian power and the state-owned enterprise10
Revisiting forced migration: A machine learning perspective10
Reelection, growth and public debt10
Attitudes towards euro area reforms: Evidence from a randomized survey experiment9
Can internet surveys represent the entire population? A practitioners’ analysis9
Believers vs. deniers: Climate change and environmental policy polarization9
The political economy of firm emissions: Evidence from a quasi-natural experiment in China9
Does clarity make central banks more engaging? Lessons from ECB communications9
Terrorism and international economic policy9
Intragenerational deliberation and intergenerational sustainability dilemma8
Collective vs. individual lobbying8
Voting under threat: Evidence from the 2020 French local elections8
Depression of the deprived or eroding enthusiasm of the elites: What has shifted the support for international trade?8
Anchored or de-anchored? That is the question8
Corruption and legislature size: Evidence from Brazil8
Election systems, the “beauty premium” in politics, and the beauty of dissent8
The financial market impact of ECB monetary policy press conferences — A text based approach8
The effectiveness of fiscal institutions: International financial flogging or domestic constraint?8
Fear of inflation and gender representation in central banking8
The democratization process: An empirical appraisal of the role of political protest8
Government response to increased demand for public services: The cyclicality of government health expenditures in the OECD8
Perception of corruption and public support for redistribution in Latin America8
Can judicial efficiency improve territorial attractiveness to FDI? The Italian experience8
Debt policies in the aftermath of COVID-19 — The SGP’s debt benchmark revisited8
Heterogeneity in preferences for redistribution and public spending: A cross-country analysis8
Revisiting the nexus between fiscal decentralization and government size - The role of ethnic fragmentation8
Trust and attitudes toward income inequality: Does individualism matter?8
Political forecast cycles7
What constitutes a constitutional amendment culture?7
The transition of corruption institutions and dynamics7
To vote, or not to vote? Electoral campaigns and the spread of COVID-197
Economic, social and political fragmentation: Linking knowledge-biased growth, identity, populism and protectionism7
Turnout in concurrent elections: Evidence from two quasi-experiments in Italy7
Policy tolerance of economic crime? An empirical analysis of the effect of counterfeiting on Italian trade7
Preferences for redistribution and exposure to tax-benefit schemes in Europe7
Politicians at higher levels of government are perceived as more corrupt7
Individualism and political instability7
The political economy of the G20 agenda on financial regulation6
Rara Avis: Latin American populism in the 21st century6
Are social and environmental clauses a tool for favoritism? Analysis of French public procurement contracts6
Love on the rocks: The causal effects of separatist governments in Quebec6
Why do people from wealthy countries migrate?6
The economic effects of political disintegration: Lessons from Serbia and Montenegro6
Political favoritism by powerful politicians: Evidence from chief ministers in India6
Asylum recognition rates in Europe: Policies and performance6
The unintended composition effect of the subnational government fiscal rules: The case of Italian municipalities6
Democracy favors access to credit of firms6
Politics of trade protection in an autocracy: Evidence from an EU tariff liberalization in Morocco6
Does international migration impact economic institutions at home?6
The political economy of productivity growth6
Encouraging skill development: Evidence from public-private partnerships in education in Russia’s regions6
Chasing votes with the public budget6
A corruption risk indicator for public procurement6
Political economy of taxation, debt ceilings, and growth6
On the political economy of minority rights. Three ways to manipulate a minority: Goals, rules, and border poles6
The generation gap in direct democracy: Age vs. cohort effects5
Political connections and post-disaster assistance in rural Vietnam5
Economic growth, equilibrium welfare, and public goods provision with intergenerational altruism5
The supply of media slant across outlets and demand for slant within outlets: Evidence from US presidential campaign news5
Does democratic progress deter terrorist incidents?5
Health spending in Italy: The impact of immigrants5
Decentralization, social capital, and regional growth: The case of the Italian North-South divide5
Simple Markovian equilibria in dynamic spatial legislative bargaining5
The institutions of international treaty organizations as evidence for social contract theory5
Entrepreneurship, trust and corruption5
The Commission and the Council Presidency in the European Union: Strategic interactions and legislative powers5
Delegation and the regulation of U.S. financial markets5
Ideology and monetary policy. The role of political parties’ stances in the European Central Bank’s parliamentary hearings5
Non-trade provisions in trade agreements and FDI5
Sharks and minnows in a shoal of words: Measuring latent ideological positions based on text mining techniques5
Can gender quotas break the glass ceiling? Evidence from Italian municipal elections5
Environmental regulation, political incentives, and mortality in China5
Financial returns to collecting rare political economy books5
Do personal characteristics of councilors affect municipal budget allocation?5
Taxation with representation: Understanding natives’ attitudes to foreigners’ voting rights5
Temporary partnership and subcontracting: Pre- vs. post- award outsourcing in public procurement5
The consequences of hosting asylum seekers for citizens’ policy preferences5
Teachers and politics5
How do electoral and voice accountability affect corruption? Experimental evidence from Egypt5
The causal effects of rule of law & property rights on fiscal capacity5
Religion and unproductive entrepreneurship: The role of risk aversion5