China Economic Review

(The TQCC of China Economic Review is 24. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-06-01 to 2023-06-01.)
Spillover effects of FDI on innovation in China: Evidence from the provincial data474
Rural–urban migration and urbanization in China: Evidence from time-series and cross-section analyses464
The determinants of capital structure: Evidence from China315
Financial development and economic growth: Evidence from China183
Do China's high-speed-rail projects promote local economy?—New evidence from a panel data approach160
Circular migration, or permanent stay? Evidence from China's rural–urban migration148
Fiscal decentralization and environmental pollution: Evidence from Chinese panel data136
A simultaneous estimation of Environmental Kuznets Curve: Evidence from China135
Corruption and firm growth: Evidence from China131
Do Chinese domestic firms benefit from FDI inflow?128
Farm technology and technical efficiency: Evidence from four regions in China111
Macroeconomic uncertainty, high-level innovation, and urban green development performance in China107
Causes of corruption: Evidence from China103
Why does so much FDI from Hong Kong and Taiwan go to Mainland China?102
Evaluating public participation impact on environmental protection and ecological efficiency in China: Evidence from PITI disclosure100
Land documents, tenure security and land rental development: Panel evidence from China93
Agricultural inputs, urbanization, and urban-rural income disparity: Evidence from China91
The impact of foreign direct investment and human capital on economic growth: Evidence from Chinese cities90
Where are the migrants from? Inter- vs. intra-provincial rural-urban migration in China88
Do fragmented landholdings have higher production costs? Evidence from rice farmers in Northeastern Jiangxi province, P.R. China87
Agglomeration and productivity: Firm-level evidence from China's textile industry85
Emergence of urban poverty and inequality in China: evidence from household survey81
The impact of COVID-19 on small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs): Evidence from two-wave phone surveys in China77
Knowledge capital and spillover on regional economic growth: Evidence from China76
Union effects on performance and employment relations: Evidence from China75
Trade openness and air pollution: City-level empirical evidence from China73
The composition of human capital and economic growth: Evidence from China using dynamic panel data analysis72
Yardstick competition in a federation: Theory and evidence from China68
Is bank competition detrimental to efficiency? Evidence from China67
Technological factors and total factor productivity in China: Evidence based on a panel threshold model67
Are local governments maximizing land revenue? Evidence from China65
Returns to research and development in Chinese industry: Evidence from state-owned enterprises in Beijing64
Carbon emission efficiency in China: A spatial panel data analysis63
Does market-oriented reform increase energy rebound effect? Evidence from China's regional development62
Earnings and education in China's transition to a market economy Survey evidence from 1989 and 199262
Ownership structure and firm performance: Evidence from the Chinese corporate reform62
Impact of urban economic openness on real estate prices: Evidence from thirty-five cities in China60
Has a private sector emerged in China's industry? Evidence from a quarter of a million Chinese firms59
Bank risk taking, efficiency, and law enforcement: Evidence from Chinese city commercial banks59
Economic growth, local industrial development and inter-regional spillovers from foreign direct investment: Evidence from China58
The roles of cultural and institutional distance in international trade: Evidence from China's trade with the Belt and Road countries58
Entrepreneurship, private economy and growth: Evidence from China58
Roads to innovation: Firm-level evidence from People's Republic of China (PRC)55
Panel data, cointegration, causality and Wagner's law: Empirical evidence from Chinese provinces55
Does New Rural Pension Scheme decrease elderly labor supply? Evidence from CHARLS54
Food away from home in Beijing: Effects of wealth, time and “free” meals54
Rural households' decisions towards income diversification: Evidence from a township in northern China53
The impact of population aging on income inequality in developing countries: Evidence from rural China53
Are poverty rates underestimated in China? New evidence from four recent surveys52
Land financing and economic growth: Evidence from Chinese counties52
The effectiveness of monetary policy in China: Evidence from a Qual VAR51
The formation of Taobao villages in China51
Does urbanization increase residential energy use? Evidence from the Chinese residential energy consumption survey 201250
Firm-level human capital and innovation: Evidence from China50
Economic policy uncertainty, tax quotas and corporate tax burden: Evidence from China49
How do Chinese industries benefit from FDI spillovers?49
Does mixed-ownership reform improve SOEs' innovation? Evidence from state ownership49
Do R&D tax incentives work? Firm-level evidence from China49
How does outward foreign direct investment enhance firm productivity? A heterogeneous empirical analysis from Chinese manufacturing49
Financial literacy, housing value and household financial market participation: Evidence from urban China48
Agricultural production and food consumption in China: A long-term projection48
Off-farm work, smartphone use and household income: Evidence from rural China47
Transition from factor-driven to innovation-driven urbanization in China: A study of manufacturing industry automation in Dongguan City47
China's anti-corruption campaign and firm productivity: Evidence from a quasi-natural experiment47
Monetary policy, cash holding and corporate investment: Evidence from China47
Impacts of ISO 14001 adoption on firm performance: Evidence from China46
The effect of export tax rebates on export performance: Theory and evidence from China46
Labor quality and the location of foreign direct investment: Evidence from China45
Regional disparity and convergence of electricity consumption in China: A distribution dynamics approach45
Are poor able to access the informal credit market? Evidence from rural households in China45
Does off-farm employment contribute to agriculture-based environmental pollution? New insights from a village-level analysis in Jiangxi Province, China44
Health insurance reform and efficiency of township hospitals in rural China: An analysis from survey data43
Political turnover and firm pollution discharges: An empirical study43
How does foreign direct investment affect industrial competitiveness? Evidence from China43
Capital flight from China: 1984–200143
Climate change impacts on China's agriculture: The responses from market and trade42
Firm location choice in cities: Evidence from China, India, and Brazil42
The preference for larger cities in China: Evidence from rural-urban migrants42
R&D subsidies and business R&D: Evidence from high-tech manufacturing firms in Jiangsu41
Classroom peer effects and academic achievement: Evidence from a Chinese middle school41
Technology spillovers from Chinese outward direct investment: The case of Ethiopia41
The impact of energy regulation on energy intensity and energy structure: Firm-level evidence from China40
A multidimensional analysis of poverty in China from 1991 to 200640
Who bears the burden of employer compliance with social security contributions? Evidence from Chinese firm level data39
Has China's war on pollution slowed the growth of its manufacturing and by how much? Evidence from the Clean Air Action39
The choice of formal or informal finance: Evidence from Chengdu, China39
Fiscal decentralization, fiscal reform, and economic growth in china39
The trade-offs between efficiency and quality in the hospital production: Some evidence from Shenzhen, China38
Income inequality and subjective wellbeing: Panel data evidence from China38
The effect of internet usage on perceptions of social fairness: Evidence from rural China37
What is China seeking from Africa? An analysis of the economic and political determinants of Chinese Outward Foreign Direct Investment based on Stochastic Frontier Models37
Labor allocation in transition: Evidence from Chinese rural households36
The health costs of the industrial leap forward in China: Evidence from the sulfur dioxide emissions of coal-fired power stations36
Chinese policy uncertainty shocks and the world macroeconomy: Evidence from STVAR35
Economic growth and the geographic maldistribution of health care resources: Evidence from China, 1949-201035
Agricultural productivity evolution in China: A generalized decomposition of the Luenberger-Hicks-Moorsteen productivity indicator35
Environmental growth convergence among Chinese regions35
Effects of inclusive public agricultural extension service: Results from a policy reform experiment in western China34
Remittances and expenditure patterns of the left behinds in rural China34
Permanent and temporary rural–urban migration in China: Evidence from field surveys34
Impact of urban-rural health insurance integration on health care: Evidence from rural China34
Impact of land tenure policy on agricultural investments in China: Evidence from a panel data study33
Financial reform and financing constraints: Some evidence from listed Chinese firms33
Skill complementarities and returns to higher education: Evidence from college enrollment expansion in China33
Labor mobility barriers and rural-urban migration in transitional China33
Chinese OFDI responses to the B&R initiative: Evidence from a quasi-natural experiment33
Do domestic and foreign exporters differ in learning by exporting? Evidence from China33
Pushing on a string: State-owned enterprises and monetary policy transmission in China33
Does urban concentration mitigate CO2 emissions? Evidence from China 1998–200832
Human capital externalities and rural–urban migration: Evidence from rural China32
Does religion matter to corruption? Evidence from China31
The impact of agricultural technology adoption on income inequality in rural China: Evidence from southern Yunnan Province31
Impact of temporary trade barriers: Evidence from China31
Transportation infrastructure and entrepreneurship: Evidence from high-speed railway in China30
Risk preferences, production contracts and technology adoption by broiler farmers in China30
Intergenerational transfer of human capital and its impact on income mobility: Evidence from China30
Chinese household saving and dependent children: Theory and evidence30
Capital flight from the People's Republic of China: 1984–199429
The effect of value-added tax on leverage: Evidence from China’s value-added tax reform28
How does capital buffer affect bank risk-taking? New evidence from China using quantile regression28
Liberalizing rural-to-urban construction land transfers in China: Distribution effects28
Does religious beliefs affect economic growth? Evidence from provincial-level panel data in China28
Evaluating the effectiveness of the rural minimum living standard guarantee (Dibao) program in China27
Can price limits help when the price is falling? Evidence from transactions data on the Shanghai Stock Exchange27
Entrepreneurship and spillovers from multinationals: Evidence from Chinese private firms27
Ultimate privatization and change in firm performance: Evidence from China27
Impacts of China-US trade conflicts on the energy sector26
Investigation of patterns in food-away-from-home expenditure for China26
Public willingness to pay for environmental management, risk reduction and economic development: Evidence from Tianjin, China25
Intergenerational income persistence and transmission mechanism: Evidence from urban China25
Can grain subsidies impede rural–urban migration in hinterland China? Evidence from field surveys25
Intergenerational transmission of education: The case of rural China25
Parental migration, educational achievement, and mental health of junior high school students in rural China25
Institutions and participation in global value chains: Evidence from belt and road initiative24
Air pollution and brain drain: Evidence from college graduates in China24
What drives spatial clusters of entrepreneurship in China? Evidence from economic census data24
Impact of European food safety border inspections on agri-food exports: Evidence from Chinese firms24
Officials on boards and the prudential behavior of banks: Evidence from China's city commercial banks24
Uncertainty and housing tenure choice by household types: Evidence from China24
Does environmental regulation affect firm exports? Evidence from wastewater discharge standard in China24
Regional patterns of food safety in China: What can we learn from media data?24
The determinants and effectiveness of industrial policy in china: A study based on Five-Year Plans24