Journal of Population Economics

(The TQCC of Journal of Population Economics is 8. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-08-01 to 2023-08-01.)
Impacts of social and economic factors on the transmission of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in China272
Working from home and income inequality: risks of a ‘new normal’ with COVID-19191
Socio-demographic factors associated with self-protecting behavior during the Covid-19 pandemic137
Is happiness U-shaped everywhere? Age and subjective well-being in 145 countries113
COVID-19 outbreak, social response, and early economic effects: a global VAR analysis of cross-country interdependencies92
Stay-at-home orders, social distancing, and trust69
The COVID-19 pandemic and the 2020 US presidential election69
Identifying policy challenges of COVID-19 in hardly reliable data and judging the success of lockdown measures39
The gender pay gap in the USA: a matching study38
COVID-19: a crisis of the female self-employed38
Education and gender role attitudes34
School closures and mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic in Japan30
Implications of COVID-19 labour market shocks for inequality in financial wellbeing26
The safest time to fly: pandemic response in the era of Fox News22
The effects of prenatal exposure to temperature extremes on birth outcomes: the case of China21
Peer effects of low-ability students in the classroom: evidence from China’s middle schools21
Is there still son preference in the United States?20
True COVID-19 mortality rates from administrative data20
Do elections accelerate the COVID-19 pandemic?19
Social networks and mental health outcomes: Chinese rural–urban migrant experience19
Local mortality estimates during the COVID-19 pandemic in Italy18
Sexual orientation and earnings: a meta-analysis 2012–202018
Exploring the role of parental engagement in non-cognitive skill development over the lifecourse18
Time preferences and political regimes: evidence from reunified Germany17
Does immigration decrease far-right popularity? Evidence from Finnish municipalities16
Timing of social distancing policies and COVID-19 mortality: county-level evidence from the U.S.16
The distributional consequences of social distancing on poverty and labour income inequality in Latin America and the Caribbean14
Labor market effects of a work-first policy for refugees14
Why is fertility on the rise in Egypt? The role of women’s employment opportunities14
Effects of patents on the transition from stagnation to growth13
The impact of repeated mass antigen testing for COVID-19 on the prevalence of the disease13
Culture and mental health resilience in times of COVID-1913
Does performance pay increase alcohol and drug use?13
Coronagraben in Switzerland: culture and social distancing in times of COVID-1913
The effect of non-pharmaceutical interventions on the demand for health care and on mortality: evidence from COVID-19 in Scandinavia12
Hate at first sight? Dynamic aspects of the electoral impact of migration: the case of Ukip12
Endogenous education and the reversal in the relationship between fertility and economic growth12
Something in the pipe: the Flint water crisis and health at birth12
Children, unhappiness and family finances11
Maternity leave and female labor force participation: evidence from 159 countries11
Ethnicity differentials in academic achievements: the role of time investments10
Risk aversion and the willingness to migrate in 30 transition countries10
Beauty and job accessibility: new evidence from a field experiment10
Foreign aid, bilateral asylum immigration and development10
Reinforcement or compensation? Parental responses to children’s revealed human capital levels10
The flip side of marital specialization: the gendered effect of divorce on living standards and labor supply10
Names and behavior in a war9
Optimal lockdown and social welfare9
Intra-household bargaining power, surname inheritance, and human capital accumulation9
Gender differences in the skill content of jobs9
Ethnic attrition, assimilation, and the measured health outcomes of Mexican Americans8
The impact of family size and sibling structure on the great Mexico–USA migration8
The effect of educational technology on college students’ labor market performance8
The importance of being earliest: birth order and educational outcomes along the socioeconomic ladder in Mexico8
Effects of Vietnam’s two-child policy on fertility, son preference, and female labor supply8
The unintended effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and stay-at-home orders on abortions8