Journal of Economic Perspectives

(The TQCC of Journal of Economic Perspectives is 24. 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.)
Venture Capital’s Role in Financing Innovation: What We Know and How Much We Still Need to Learn144
Effects of the COVID-19 Recession on the US Labor Market: Occupation, Family, and Gender130
Sociological Perspectives on Racial Discrimination119
The Economics of Urban Density118
Urban-Rural Gaps in the Developing World: Does Internal Migration Offer Opportunities?114
The Rise of Income and Wealth Inequality in America: Evidence from Distributional Macroeconomic Accounts97
Evaluating State and Local Business Incentives95
LGBTQ Economics91
Facts and Myths about Misperceptions88
Race Discrimination: An Economic Perspective86
Taxation and Migration: Evidence and Policy Implications85
The Persistent Effects of Initial Labor Market Conditions for Young Adults and Their Sources75
How Close Is Close? The Spatial Reach of Agglomeration Economies72
The Separation and Reunification of Germany: Rethinking a Natural Experiment Interpretation of the Enduring Effects of Communism65
The Elusive Employment Effect of the Minimum Wage64
An Economist’s Guide to Epidemiology Models of Infectious Disease64
Growing Income Inequality in the United States and Other Advanced Economies61
Urbanization in the Developing World: Too Early or Too Slow?56
Statistical Significance,p-Values, and the Reporting of Uncertainty55
Epidemiology’s Time of Need: COVID-19 Calls for Epidemic-Related Economics53
How Do Firms Respond to Minimum Wage Increases? Understanding the Relevance of Non-Employment Margins52
Taxing Our Wealth51
Agricultural Technology in Africa51
The Subjective Inflation Expectations of Households and Firms: Measurement, Determinants, and Implications50
Neighborhoods Matter: Assessing the Evidence for Place Effects49
Using Place-Based Jobs Policies to Help Distressed Communities49
Welfare Analysis Meets Causal Inference47
The $800 Billion Paycheck Protection Program: Where Did the Money Go and Why Did It Go There?42
Place-Based Policies and Spatial Disparities across European Cities40
The Rise of Research Teams: Benefits and Costs in Economics39
Tech Clusters39
The Puzzle of Falling US Birth Rates since the Great Recession38
The Great Unequalizer: Initial Health Effects of COVID-19 in the United States37
The Basic Economics of Internet Infrastructure37
The Economics of Intangible Capital37
The Globalization of Postsecondary Education: The Role of International Students in the US Higher Education System35
Should We Insure Workers or Jobs During Recessions?33
Four Facts about Human Capital32
The Economics of Tipping30
How You Can Work to Increase the Presence and Improve the Experience of Black, Latinx, and Native American People in the Economics Profession29
Labor Productivity Growth and Industrialization in Africa29
Overreaction and Diagnostic Expectations in Macroeconomics27
The Long-Term Effects of Communism in Eastern Europe27
Rising Geographic Disparities in US Mortality26
Risk Appetite and the Risk-Taking Channel of Monetary Policy25
Intangible Capital and Modern Economies24
Business Incomes at the Top24
Migration and Labor Market Integration in Europe24
The Ways of Corruption in Infrastructure: Lessons from the Odebrecht Case24