China Economic Review

(The TQCC of China Economic Review is 12. 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.)
Green total factor productivity: A re-examination of quality of growth for provinces in China137
Improving market performance in the digital economy127
Compensating for academic loss: Online learning and student performance during the COVID-19 pandemic125
The impact of COVID-19 on small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs): Evidence from two-wave phone surveys in China111
The effect of cooperative membership on agricultural technology adoption in Sichuan, China103
Economic policy uncertainty and firms' investment and financing decisions in China97
Does mixed-ownership reform improve SOEs' innovation? Evidence from state ownership85
The roles of cultural and institutional distance in international trade: Evidence from China's trade with the Belt and Road countries79
China's anti-corruption campaign and firm productivity: Evidence from a quasi-natural experiment79
Accounting and determinants analysis of China's provincial total factor productivity considering carbon emissions77
Economic growth target, distortion of public expenditure and business cycle in China76
China's poverty reduction miracle and relative poverty: Focusing on the roles of growth and inequality72
The construction of high-speed railway and urban innovation capacity: Based on the perspective of knowledge Spillover70
Impact of urban-rural health insurance integration on health care: Evidence from rural China64
Border pollution reduction in China: The role of livestock environmental regulations64
The long-term evolution of national income inequality and rural poverty in China63
Digital finance and household carbon emissions in China60
The spatiotemporal evolution of COVID-19 in China and its impact on urban economic resilience59
Interjurisdiction political competition and green total factor productivity in China: An inverted-U relationship56
Mobile payment and Chinese rural household consumption55
The effect of internet usage on perceptions of social fairness: Evidence from rural China55
What constrains mechanization in Chinese agriculture? Role of farm size and fragmentation52
Climate change impacts on China's agriculture: The responses from market and trade52
Transportation infrastructure and entrepreneurship: Evidence from high-speed railway in China51
Driving factors of CO2 emission inequality in China: The role of government expenditure50
Institutions and participation in global value chains: Evidence from belt and road initiative49
Does environmental regulation affect firm exports? Evidence from wastewater discharge standard in China47
The hit of the novel coronavirus outbreak to China's economy47
FDI, labor market flexibility and employment in China46
China's outward foreign direct investment in the Belt and Road Initiative: What are the motives for Chinese firms to invest?45
The impact of commercial bank branch expansion on energy efficiency: Micro evidence from China45
Broadband infrastructure and digital financial inclusion in rural China44
Air pollution and brain drain: Evidence from college graduates in China43
Chinese OFDI responses to the B&R initiative: Evidence from a quasi-natural experiment43
Empirical study on location choice of Chinese OFDI42
Assessing the role of economic globalization on energy efficiency: Evidence from a global perspective41
Climatic impact on China's residential electricity consumption: Does the income level matter?41
The paradox of developing agricultural mechanization services in China: Supporting or kicking out smallholder farmers?41
Pilot governance and the rise of China's innovation39
Alleviating multi-dimensional poverty through land transfer: Evidence from poverty-stricken villages in China38
Broadband internet and enterprise innovation36
Does financial structure matter for economic growth in China36
Land finance in China: Analysis and review34
The impact of special economic zones on producer services productivity: Evidence from China34
Investment facilitation and China's outward foreign direct investment along the belt and road34
Could government lead the way? Evaluation of China's patent subsidy policy on patent quality34
Environmental (de)centralization and local environmental governance: Evidence from a natural experiment in China33
Promoting pro-poor growth through infrastructure investment: Evidence from the Targeted Poverty Alleviation program in China33
Return migration and Hukou registration constraints in Chinese cities33
Motivation of Chinese commercial banks to issue green bonds: Financing costs or regulatory arbitrage?33
Access to credit and farmland rental market participation: Evidence from rural China32
House price, fertility rates and reproductive intentions32
Higher education reform in China: A comprehensive review of policymaking, implementation, and outcomes since 197831
Using green technology for a better tomorrow: How enterprises and government utilize the carbon trading system and incentive policies31
The changing role of agriculture with economic structural change – The case of China30
The informal economy at times of COVID-19 pandemic29
Clan culture and risk-taking of Chinese enterprises28
Economic policy uncertainty and industrial pollution: The role of environmental supervision by local governments28
The effect of technological factors and structural change on China's energy intensity: Evidence from dynamic panel models27
Income and consumption inequality in China: A comparative approach with India27
Structural change in the Chinese economy and changing trade relations with the world27
Heterogeneous industrial agglomeration, technological innovation and haze pollution27
Digital finance and investment of micro and small enterprises: Evidence from China26
Measures of human capital and the mechanics of economic growth26
COVID-19 pandemic, health risks, and economic consequences: Evidence from China26
The role of public pensions in income inequality among elderly households in China 1988–201326
Pollution abatement costs and technical changes under different environmental regulations25
Impacts of a mega sporting event on local carbon emissions: A case of the 2014 Nanjing Youth Olympics25
Does institutional freedom matter for global forest carbon sinks in the face of economic development disparity?25
Clan culture and family ownership concentration: Evidence from China25
Does tax deduction relax financing constraints? Evidence from China's value-added tax reform25
Resource-Exhausted City Transition to continue industrial development24
Measurement of relative welfare poverty and its impact on happiness in China: Evidence from CGSS23
Tertiary hospitals or community clinics? An enquiry into the factors affecting patients' choice for healthcare facilities in urban China23
Grain subsidy, off-farm labor supply and farmland leasing: Evidence from China23
Riding out the COVID-19 storm: How government policies affect SMEs in China23
The Chinese governance system: Its strengths and weaknesses in a comparative development perspective22
Understanding the investment of renewable energy firms in the face of economic policy uncertainty – Micro-evidence from listed companies in China22
The impact of COVID-19 on employment and income of vocational graduates in China: Evidence from surveys in January and July 202022
For goodwill or resources? The rationale behind firms' corporate philanthropy in an environment with high economic policy uncertainty22
Solution or isolation: Is boarding school a good solution for left-behind children in rural China?21
Place-based techno-industrial policy and innovation: Government responses to the information revolution in China21
The impacts of environmental pollution and brain drain on income inequality21
Policy certainty and heterogeneous firm innovation: Evidence from China21
Does participating in the standards-setting process promote innovation? Evidence from China21
Fiscal stress and the formation of zombie firms: Evidence from China21
The redistributive role of government social security transfers on inequality in China20
Impact of international development aid on FDI along the Belt and Road20
Technical and environmental efficiency of livestock farms in China: A slacks-based DEA approach19
Tax enforcement and corporate employment: Evidence from a quasi-natural experiment in China19
Belt and road: The China dream?19
How does school district adjustment affect housing prices: An empirical investigation from Hangzhou, China19
When left-behind children become adults and parents: The long-term human capital consequences of parental absence in China19
How does housing wealth affect household consumption? Evidence from macro-data with special implications for China18
Investment incentives and the relative demand for skilled labor: Evidence from accelerated depreciation policies in China18
Recent advances in energy demand research in China18
Rural entrepreneurship and job creation: the hybrid identity of village-cadre-entrepreneurs18
From industrial policy to competition policy: A discussion based on two debates18
Industrialization, indoor and ambient air quality, and elderly mental health18
Measuring the provincial supply of higher education institutions in China18
Effect of personality traits on smallholders’ land renting behavior: Theory and evidence from the North China Plain18
Chinese cross-border M&As in the “One Belt One Road” countries: The impact of Confucius Institutes17
Off-farm employment and grain production change: New evidence from China17
Exchange rate exposure and its determinants in China17
BT-to-VAT reform and firm productivity: Evidence from a quasi-experiment in China16
The effects of local government leadership turnover on entrepreneurial behavior16
The value-added tax reform and labor market outcomes: Firm-level evidence from China16
The complicit role of local government authorities in corporate bribery: Evidence from a tax collection reform in China16
Does political incentive shape governments' disclosure of air pollution information?16
The minimum wage and the financialization of firms: Evidence from China16
Migrants and urban wage: Evidence from China's internal migration16
Communist Party branch and labour rights: Evidence from Chinese entrepreneurs15
Direct or indirect? The impact of political connections on export mode of Chinese private enterprises15
Environmental regulation, firm heterogeneity, and intra-industry reallocation15
Establishing science parks everywhere? Misallocation in R&D and its determinants of science parks in China15
Are China's trade interests overestimated? Evidence from firms’ importing behavior and pollution emissions15
Does learning longer improve student achievement? Evidence from online education of graduating students in a high school during COVID-19 period15
Does crop insurance reduce pesticide usage? Evidence from China15
Managerial R&D hands-on experience, state ownership, and corporate innovation15
Losing the future: Household wealth from urban housing demolition and children's human capital in China15
Effects of public health policies on the health status and medical service utilization of Chinese internal migrants15
Old, not yet rich? The impact of population aging on export upgrading in developing countries14
The expansion of higher education and household saving in China14
Gender norms and marriage satisfaction: Evidence from China14
Intensive judicial oversight and corporate green innovations: Evidence from a quasi-natural experiment in China14
Business connectedness or market risk? Evidence from financial institutions in China14
Indoor air quality and health: Empirical evidence from fluoride pollution in China14
Global value chains, firms, and wage inequality: Evidence from China14
Land costs, government intervention, and migration of firms: The case of China14
Hukou status, housing tenure choice and wealth accumulation in urban China14
Does polycentric spatial structure narrow the urban-rural income gap? – Evidence from six urban clusters in China14
VAT rebates as trade policy: Evidence from China14
Housing tenure choice and socio-economic integration of migrants in rising cities of China14
Why is inequality higher among the old? Evidence from China14
Effective labor supply and growth outlook in China14
Impact of supplementary private health insurance on hospitalization and physical examination in China13
A fair distribution and transfer mechanism of forest tourism benefits in China13
Judicial institutions, local protection and market segmentation: Evidence from the establishment of interprovincial circuit tribunals in China13
Responding to financial crisis: Bank credit expansion with Chinese characteristics13
Assessing the price dynamics of onshore and offshore RMB markets: An ITS model approach13
The Spillover effect of export processing zones13
Cultural risk and management strategy for Chinese enterprises' overseas investment13
Parenting style and the development of noncognitive ability in children13
Does religion enhance firm performance? Evidence from private firms in China13
China's GDP growth may be understated13
Hidden inequality in household electricity consumption: Measurement and determinants based on large-scale smart meter data13
Carbon inequality in China: Evidence from city-level data13
The value of higher education to entrepreneurial performance: Evidence from higher education expansion in China13
Overeducation, major mismatch, and return to higher education tiers: Evidence from novel data source of a major online recruitment platform in China13
Does school shutdown increase inequality in academic performance? Evidence from COVID-19 pandemic in China13
Wage growth and inequality in urban China: 1988–201313
Inequality of opportunity in household income, China 2002–201812
What happens to land price when a rural construction land market legally opens in China? A spatiotemporal analysis of Nanhai district from 2010 to 201512
Income inequality and happiness: Which inequalities matter in China?12
Extreme heat and exports: Evidence from Chinese exporters12
Does top management quality promote innovation? Firm-level evidence from China12
How do poverty alleviation coordinators help the impoverished in rural China? -- Evidence from the Chinese poor population tracking dataset12
The rise of red private entrepreneurs in China: Policy shift, institutional settings and political connection12
Pollution mitigation, unemployment rate and wage inequality in the presence of agricultural pollution12
Is rented accommodation a good choice for primary school students' academic performance? – Evidence from rural China12
Do political connections affect corporate poverty alleviation decisions? Evidence from China12
Development zones and green innovation: Evidence from Chinese listed companies12
Inequality of opportunity and household risky asset investment: Evidence from panel data in China12
Rural household migration in China – the roles of actual and perceived tenure security12
The legal environment, specialized investments, incomplete contracts, and labor productivity12
Distance effects and home bias in patient choice on the Internet: Evidence from an online healthcare platform in China12
The effect of education on health and health behaviors: Evidence from the college enrollment expansion in China12
Top incomes in China: Data collection and the impact on income inequality12