World Economy

(The median citation count of World Economy is 1. 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.)
Pandemic trade: COVID‐19, remote work and global value chains108
Economic costs of the Russia‐Ukraine war100
Inter‐country distancing, globalisation and the coronavirus pandemic60
The hedge asset for BRICS stock markets: Bitcoin, gold or VIX60
Does economic globalisation affect income inequality? A meta‐analysis59
Friends like this: The impact of the US–China trade war on global value chains45
How important is GVC participation to export upgrading?*41
The environmental effect of trade liberalization: Evidence from China's manufacturing firms41
Trade policy responses to the COVID‐19 pandemic crisis: Evidence from a new data set37
Does corruption boost or harm firms’ performance in developing and emerging economies? A firm‐level study33
Sending money home: Transaction cost and remittances to developing countries32
Exploring the driving mechanism and the evolution of the low‐carbon economy transition: Lessons from OECD developed countries32
Analysis of Bitcoin prices using market and sentiment variables31
Rethinking international subsidy rules28
How COVID‐19 vaccine supply chains emerged in the midst of a pandemic28
How trade and investment agreements affect bilateral foreign direct investment: Results from a structural gravity model28
What goes around comes around: The effects of sanctions on Swedish firms in the wake of the Ukraine crisis27
Estimating the economic effects of sanctions on Russia: An Allied trade embargo26
COVID‐19, trade collapse and GVC linkages: European experience26
Does globalisation alleviate polarisation?26
The trade impact of the COVID‐19 pandemic26
Testing the asymmetric effects of exchange rate pass‐through in BRICS countries: Does the state of the economy matter?24
Globalisation, economic uncertainty and labour market regulations: Implications for the COVID‐19 crisis24
The impact of foreign direct investment on host country exports: A meta‐analysis24
Global value chain participation and its impact on industrial upgrading23
Cutting Russia's fossil fuel exports: Short‐term economic pain for long‐term environmental gain22
Evaluating the cumulative impact of the US–China trade war along global value chains22
Implications of foreign direct investment, capital formation and its structure for global value chains21
Globalisation and government spending: Evidence for the ‘hyper‐globalisation’ of the 1990s and 2000s21
Cling together, swing together: The contagious effects of COVID‐19 on developing countries through global value chains20
Who sends me face masks? Evidence for the impacts of COVID‐19 on international trade in medical goods18
On the trade effects of bilateral SPS measures in developed and developing countries18
Simulating the trade effects of the COVID‐19 pandemic17
Do stock markets play a role in determining COVID‐19 economic stimulus? A cross‐country analysis17
Conform or challenge? Adjustment strategies of sanction‐torn companies16
‘Regionalism’ and the global trade system16
Development aid and international migration to Italy: Does aid reduce irregular flows?16
Export quality dynamics: Multidimensional evidence of financial development16
A new index of globalisation: Measuring impacts of integration on economic growth and income inequality16
Does economic globalisation promote economic growth? A meta‐analysis15
Internationalisation of education and its effect on economic growth and development15
COVID‐19 and tourism: What can we learn from the past?15
Firm productivity and functional specialisation15
Previous experience, experimentation and export survival: Evidence from firm‐product‐destination level data14
Towards a dynamic model of the industrial upgrading with global value chains14
Foreign direct investment and regional innovation: Evidence from China14
Informal sector and mobile financial services in emerging and developing countries: Does financial innovation matter?14
Demand and supply exposure through global value chains: Euro‐Mediterranean countries during COVID13
US trade deficit, a reality check: New evidence incorporating asymmetric and non‐linear effects of exchange rate dynamics12
Are exporters more environmentally friendly? A re‐appraisal that uses China’s micro‐data12
War in Ukraine: The options for Europe's energy supply12
The electric vehicle revolution: Critical material supply chains, trade and development12
The European Union's reform in rules of origin and international trade: Evidence from Cambodia11
Trade agreements and Latin American trade (creation and diversion) and welfare11
Effects of the comprehensive and progressive agreement for trans‐pacific partnership11
Trade agreements and participation in global value chains: Empirical evidence from Latin America11
Aid, growth and institutions in Sub‐Saharan Africa: New insights using a multiple growth regime approach11
Re‐estimating the effect of heterogeneous standards on trade: Endogeneity matters11
South Korea’s outward direct investment and its dyadic determinants: Foreign aid, bilateral treaty and economic diplomacy11
Inflation targeting adoption and institutional quality: Evidence from developing countries11
The not‐so‐generalised effects of the Generalized System of Preferences11
Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons: Are embargoes effective?11
Modelling global value chains: From trade costs to policy impacts11
Firms persistence under sanctions:Micro‐levelevidence from Iran10
Do exporters have markup premiums and why (not)? Evidence from China10
COVID‐19, public procurement regimes and trade policy10
Imports and credit rationing: A firm‐level investigation10
Do fluctuations in crude oil prices have symmetric or asymmetric effects on the real exchange rate? Empirical evidence from Indonesia10
Determinants of foreign direct investment from Europe to Asia10
New driving force for China’s import growth: Assessing the role of cross‐border e‐commerce10
Regulatory barriers to trade in services: A new database and composite indices10
Trade in intangibles and the global trade imbalance9
Robustness and resilience of supply chains during the COVID‐19 pandemic9
Patterns of trade restrictiveness in online platforms: A first look9
Does aid for trade promote import diversification?9
Investment incentives and leverage: Evidence from China’s accelerated depreciation policy9
The role of human capital in structural change and growth in an open economy: Innovative and absorptive capacity effects9
Financial development and natural resources: The dynamics of China’s outward FDI9
The trade effects of the African Continental Free Trade Area: An empirical analysis9
Global macroeconomic impacts of demographic change8
Export structure, import demand elasticity and export stability8
UK trading patterns within and between regions in the automotive sector—A network analysis8
The determinants of real exchange rate volatility in South Africa8
Asymmetric cultural proximity and greenfield foreign direct investment7
Mars or Mercury redux: The geopolitics of bilateral trade agreements7
UK trade in the time of COVID‐19: A review7
Labour demand in global value chains: Is there a bias against unskilled work?7
Markups of Chinese exporters: Export discount and product choice7
Covid‐19 in America: Global supply chain reconsidered7
Be good to thy neighbours: A spatial analysis of foreign direct investment and economic growth in sub‐Saharan Africa7
Export volatility with trade policy uncertainty: Evidence from China*7
Trade liberalisation and trade and capital flows: Evidence from China pilot free trade zones7
Fast & furious: Do psychological and legal factors affect commodity price volatility?7
Talent development and labour market integration in European football7
Global value chains, trade shocks and jobs: An application to Brexit7
The ‘Forgotten’ middle class: An analysis of the effects of globalisation7
Multinationals and domestic total factor productivity: Competition effects, knowledge spillovers and foreign ownership7
Spatial equilibrium analysis of Chinese tariff on world cotton markets7
Infrastructure and intra‐regional trade in Africa7
Traders' dilemma: Developing countries' response to trade wars6
What drives updates of inflation expectations? A Bayesian VAR analysis for the G‐7 countries6
When does foreign direct investment lead to inclusive growth?6
Technological spillovers from multinational firms6
The effect of restrictive measures on cross‐border investment in the European Union6
The effects of digital trade policies on digital trade6
Catch‐up industrial policy and economic transition in China6
Does value chain integration dampen producer price developments? Evidence from the European Union6
Geopolitical competition, globalisation and WTO reform6
The proximity‐concentration trade‐off with multi‐product firms: Are exports and FDI complements or substitutes?6
The U.S.‐Canadian trade and exchange rate uncertainty: Asymmetric evidence from commodity trade6
What do multinationals do? The structure of multinational firms’ international activities6
Catalysing regional integration in Africa: The role of infrastructure6
Supply spillovers during the pandemic: Evidence from high‐frequency shipping data6
Technical regulation and trade: Export quality matters6
Does servicification of manufacturing increase the GVC activities of firms? Case of India6
Commitment behaviour in the World Trade Organization's Trade Facilitation Agreement6
How did Brexit impact EU trade? Evidence from real data6
The impact of export VAT rebates on firm productivity: Evidence from China6
Does private aid follow the flag? An empirical analysis of humanitarian assistance6
The economic and social costs of globalisation: A target zone analysis6
Financial structure and earnings manipulation activities in China6
Exposure to trade disruptions in case of the Russia–Ukraine conflict: A product network approach6
Reduced ‘Border effects’, Free Trade Agreements and international trade6
U.S.–China trade war and corporate reallocation: Evidence from Chinese listed companies6
The glass border: Gender and exporting in developing countries6
Global supply chains, trade agreements and rules of origin6
Fiscal incentives and land finance cycles of prefectures in China5
Trade facilitation in the presence of non‐independent impediments5
The spillover effect of trade policy along the value Chain: Evidence from China's rare earth‐related sectors5
Green tech race? The US Inflation Reduction Act and the EU Net Zero Industry Act5
US–China rivalry: The macro policy choices5
The African Growth and Opportunity Act and growth in sub‐Saharan Africa: A local projection approach5
Foreign direct investment and onshore employment dynamics: Evidence from German firms with affiliates in the Czech Republic5
The impact of political relations on international trade: China–Philippines island dispute as a quasi‐natural experiment5
What drives most jumps in global crude oil prices? Fundamental shortage conditions, cartel, geopolitics or the behaviour of financial market participants5
The impact of conflict and political instability on banking crises in developing countries5
Extent and potential determinants of resource misallocation: A cross‐sectional study for developing countries5
Trade destruction and deflection effects of US‐China trade frictions on China’s tariff‐targeted products5
Internet and firms’ exports and imports: Firm level evidence from China5
The impacts of the World Trade Organization on new members5
Environmental benefit gain from exporting: Evidence from Vietnam5
Do political relations affect exports to China? Evidence from the ‘Quad’5
Undercurrents in the world economy: Evolving global investment flows in the South5
Job creation and job destruction: The effect of trade shocks on U.S. manufacturing employment4
The nexus between natural disasters, supply chains and trade—Revisiting the role of preferential trade agreements in disaster risk reduction4
China's anti‐corruption campaign and outward foreign direct investment by state‐owned enterprises4
The effectiveness of embargoes: Evidence from Russia4
How do digital trade rules affect global value chain trade in services?—Analysis of preferential trade agreements4
The MENA region's need for more democracy and less bureaucracy: A gravity model controlling for aspects of governance and trade freedom in MENA4
How COVID‐19 travels in‐ and outside of value chains and then affects the stock market: Evidence from China4
Location choice determinants of Chinese and US firms in Africa: Does spatial interdependence play a role?4
Political stability and fiscal consolidation in sub‐Saharan African countries4
Cutting red tape for trade in services4
Innovative R&D offshoring in North–South trade: Theory and evidence4
The internationalisation of Chinese firms: Impact of FDI experience on export performance4
Towards input–output‐based measurements of trade creation and trade diversion4
Does the belt and road initiative stimulate Chinese exports? Evidence from micro data4
The determinants of air cargo flows and the role of multinational agreements: An empirical comparison with trade and air passenger flows4
The trade‐GDP ratio as a measure of openness4
Trade, structural transformation and growth4
Vertical specialisation and gains from trade4
Belt and road initiative and Chinese cross‐border mergers and acquisitions4
Competitiveness and diversification of services exports in sub‐Saharan Africa4
International investment agreements and foreign direct investment: A survey4
The impact of employment protection on FDI at different stages of economic development4
Inflation comovements in advanced economies: Facts and drivers*4
Estimating the ex‐ante and the ex‐post effects of Chinese outward FDI4
On COVID‐19 pandemic and China’s foreign trade4
External imbalances from a GVAR perspective4
Exchange rates and foreign direct investment: Evidence from Chinese firm‐level data4
How Central Asia to Escape from trade isolation?: Policy targeted scenarios by CGE modelling4
Cross‐country linkages between ASEAN and non‐ASEAN‐RCEP member states: A global VAR analysis4
Bilateral servicification in global value chains and deep trade agreements4
Threshold effects of openness on real and nominal effective exchange rates in emerging and developing economies4
COVID‐19 test‐kit trade and trade policy: Implications for developing countries4
Productivity effects of corporate income tax: Evidence from China4
GATT/WTO membership–poverty nexus: An unconditional quantile regression approach4
Development strategies for middle‐income countries in a digital world—Insights from modern trade economics4
Services trade policy and industry performance in African economies4
Consumption smoothing, risk sharing and financial integration4
Rules of origin and consumer‐hurting free trade agreements*3
Real exchange rate shocks and new product margins in the export market3
The challenging estimation of trade elasticities: Tackling the inconclusive Eurozone evidence3
The impact of economic hardships on the intent to migrate: Micro‐level evidence from Venezuela3
Labour‐saving automation: A direct measure of occupational exposure3
Backcasting world trade growth using data reduction methods3
Firm‐level characteristics and the impact of COVID‐19: Examining the effects of foreign ownership and international trade3
The importance of heterogeneity in determining the effects of preferential trade agreements on Foreign Direct Investment3
Trade liberalisation and the extensive margin of differentiated goods: Evidence from China*3
How special are special economic zones: Evidence from South Asia3
Exchange rate volatility and commodity trade between United States and Australia: An asymmetric analysis3
Estimating exporter's quality: Do importers agree on rankings?3
Endogenous transport costs and international trade3
Complexity, tacit knowledge and the scope for technological catch‐up3
Network‐adjusted market share and the currency denomination of trade3
Fiscal competition for foreign direct investment with knowledge spillovers and trade costs3
Trade development and agricultural productivity change: Evidence from China3
Non‐Price Competitiveness Factors—A simple measure and implications for the five largest euro area countries3
The impact of summit visits on bilateral trade: Empirical evidence from China3
The value of market access and national treatment commitments in services trade agreements3
Networks of foreign affiliates: Evidence from Japanese micro‐data3
COVID‐19, trade and trade policy3
Global value chains and female employment: The evidence from Vietnam3
Productivity of core infrastructure investment in China: An input–output approach3
Are capital inflow bonanzas a common precursor to banking crises? A categorical data analysis3
Regional integration and non‐tariff barriers to Intra‐Sub‐Saharan Africa trade3
The impact of COVID‐19 on international tourism flows to Italy: Evidence from mobile phone data3
Free trade agreements partnership and value chain linkages: Evidence from China3
Foreign multinationals in service sectors: A general equilibrium analysis of Brexit3
Nigeria and the AfCFTA as a two‐level game3
Revisiting economic effectiveness of foreign aid: The case of Japanese aid to China3
A new look to the tourism and economic growth nexus: A clustering and panel causality analysis3
Foreign firm characteristics, labour market restrictions and FDI spillovers: Evidence from Moldova3
The COVID‐19 pandemic and trade in agricultural products3
Is the unemployment–inflation trade‐off still alive in the Euro Area and its member countries? It seems so3
Are African exports that weak? A trade in value added approach3
Foreign demand shocks, product switching, and export product quality: Evidence from China3
Experience and market signals in export entry decisions3
The effect of exports on labour share: A semiparametric approach using Chinese manufacturing panel data3
Development aid and illicit capital flight: Evidence from Nepal3
The impact of climate change on international trade: A gravity model estimation3
Dependence structure between oil and other commodity futures in China based on extreme value theory and copulas3
Economic drivers of public procurement‐related protection3
Productivity and wage effects of firm‐level upstreamness: Evidence from Belgian linked panel data3
Measuring fifty years of trade globalisation3
Measuring the input rank in global supply networks3
Do types of foreign capital matter for income equality?2
Who starts the trade war? A theory of export controls and quid pro quo2
The China syndrome: A cross‐country evidence2
How to escape from the debt trap: Lessons from the past2
So close, no matter how far: A spatial analysis of CO2 emissions considering geographic and economic distances2
Geopolitical risks and financial stress in emerging economies2
Services' trade in Africa: Structure and growth2
COVID‐19, services trade and greenfield investment in ASEAN+62
The heterogeneous effects of trade agreements with labour provisions2
The triangular purchasing power parity hypothesis: A comment2
Product‐level estimates of exchange rate pass‐through: Evidence from Turkey*☆2
Explaining the global landscape of foreign direct investment: Knowledge capital, gravity, and the role of culture and institutions2
Revisiting the nexus between globalisation and the shadow economy: Untying the influences of de jure versus de facto globalisation2
The international service trade effects of bilateral investment treaties2
On the relationship between trade openness and government size2
Financial intermediation, trade agreements and international trade*2
An account of the exporter wage gap: Wage structure and composition effects across the wage distribution2
A micro‐founded approach to exploring gains from trade integration: Evidence from 27 EU countries2
Global implications of a US‐led currency war2
The effects of domestic labour mobility on trade agreements: Empirical evidence2
Foreign direct investment and product quality in host economies2
Let us misinvoice more? The effect ofde jurecapital controls on trade misinvoicing2
A global model of migration and poverty2
Producer service foreign direct investment and pollution in China2